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French presidential victor Macron marks key wartime date as markets celebrate

One-time investment banker Macron , who was unknown three years ago, left former president François Hollande's Socialist government in August and formed En Ma...


Formula One Russian Grand Prix sees Bottas secure first win

Bottas's previous best finish here was third in 2014. Hamilton is just ten point ahead of Bottas who appears to be improving week-on-week as he gets comfortab...


Pakistani forces killed 2 Afghan soldiers, not 50

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization's (NATO) supply line, Afghan transit trade and pedestrian locomotion between Pakistan and Afghanistan, all are suspended....


Officer helps girl caught stealing $2 pair of shoes

The 12-year-old was the oldest of four children; the youngest child was a newborn baby. The story of how a police officer bought pizzas for an entire family i...


Emmanuel Macron eyes legislative elections after landslide win

French centrist Emmanuel Macron has already achieved an enormous task: A former outsider with little political experience, he is now the front-runner in Franc...


'No int'l force in de-escalation zones' - Damascus

It's aimed at reducing bloodshed in Syria , where a six-year civil war has killed hundreds of thousands of people. "We expect the [Damascus] regime to stop a...


Russian opposition leader Navalny allowed to travel abroad

He was under the impression he could use his passport to travel overseas for treatment, but he said a prison official phoned his lawyer Thursday to inform him t...


Eric Trump denies alleged statements on Russian funding

Although this claim is now unsubstantiated by the Trump family, it still might not have too much of an impact on President Trump's business or political caree...


Search crews head to Cache Creek

We might get lucky". Volunteers on the ground will continue the search on foot throughout the day. "Even though the water has receded about four to six feet...


US Navy SEAL, killed in Somalia, ID'd

The U.S. troops were hunting an al Shabaab commander near the Shabelle river alongside Somali special forces, a Mogadishu-based security source told Reuters...


Obama's presidential library envisions a new objective for public libraries

Obama was accompanied at the event with his wife Michelle who was making her first trip back to Chicago since leaving the White House in January. The $500 m...


Voters go to polls in Derbyshire County Council elections

In Norfolk, a councillor will be elected to represent each of 84 divisions - with the political balance at County Hall now on a knife edge. He said he was ple...


200 prisoners at large after Indonesian jailbreak

The Head of the prison was dismissed on Saturday following the riot in the prison that led to the massive escape of inmates after they broke out through the pri...


United Kingdom election: Sturgeon plays down Tory threat in Scotland

But if voting patterns are similar at the general election on 8 June, a surge in Conservative support could see Ruth Davidson's party oust some SNP MPs from Wes...


This is what Trump had to say about Holocaust deniers

His administration has been criticized for appearing insensitive to the Holocaust and anti-Semitism more broadly. During the campaign, Trump prompted widespre...


US House approves bill to repeal Affordable Care Act

During a Sunday interview on Fox News, Senator Luther Strange said he was glad to see a repeal of the Affordable Care Act pass through the House, though " a l...


Trump to unveil list of conservative judges to fill lower federal courts

President Donald Trump is expected to announce 10 nominees to federal courts Monday, an adviser to the President confirmed to CNN. Building off his highly suc...


Beach That Washed Away in 1984 Suddenly Returns

Sean Molloy, manager at Achill Tourism, said locals were chuffed to see the sands return. "It was very constant and steady and it must have transported eroded...


Kicking off Mental Health Awareness week

Labour accused the Conservatives of failing to adequately fund mental health services during their time in government. "Almost 60 per cent of companies provid...


Look forward to work closely with Macron: Modi congratulates new French prez

Ms Le Pen quickly called Mr Macron , 39, to concede after voters rejected her "French-first" nationalism by a large margin. Le Pen's 35% was nearly twice that ...


Eminem sues New Zealand political party for copyright of Lose Yourself

Williams said the Detroit rapper's hit was "iconic", having won an Academy Award, two Grammys and critical acclaim. " "'Lose Yourself' is an extremely valuabl...


House Republican 'bewildered' by ObamaCare vote

With all eyes now shifting to the U.S. Senate, we encourage Florida Sen. "This was Donald J. Trump, the negotiator, getting it done", Chris Collins, a long-time...


Woman march in Venezuelan capital against socialist govt

Since December 2015, Venezuela has witnessed a stand-off between the Maduro government and the opposition-controlled National Assembly, which swore to use its m...


Girl, 10, pried open jaws of gator to free herself during attack

The attack took place at Mary Jane Lake, about 15 miles (24km) from the centre of Orlando, Florida, at about 3pm on Saturday. FWC is investigating the situati...


Israel says Palestinian hunger strike leader Mawan Barghouti secretly ate cookies

Barghouti, who is kept in solitary confinement, is apparently seen in the footage unwrapping the biscuits in his cell before trying to covertly eat them in a ...