The noise of car engines enveloping the streets of the French capital might in the future become a memory for Paris pedestrians.
"The Holy Grail of Old Master paintings," valued at about $100 million, was commissioned by Louis XII in 1506.
Former hospital president argues $500K renovation to cardinal's penthouse apartment would have led to more donations.
"Columbus Day is a day that we've chosen to celebrate who we are," says a representative of an Italian heritage group.
Police said Saturday they are working to establish the circumstances and the cause of the crash.