Seine Still Rising in Paris; Louvre Scrambles to Protect Art

June 3, 2016 10:18 AM

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PARIS — The swollen Seine River kept rising Friday, spilling out across its banks and some streets in Paris as curators at the Louvre scrambled to protect a huge trove of art from the museum's priceless collection from the flooding.

The Seine, which officials said was at its highest level in nearly 35 years, was expected to peak sometime later Friday.

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