France Downgrade

November 20, 2012 - 2:34 PM
The suns sets on an empty restaurant terrace near the Eiffel Tower in Paris, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012. In a setback for President Francois Hollande's Socialist government, Moody's Investors Service stripped Europe's No. 2 economy of it of its prized AAA credit rating late Monday on concerns that its rigid labor market and exposure to Europe's financial crisis were threatening its prospects for economic growth. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)