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France enters final stage of nail-biting general election

France enters final stage of nail-biting general election

Riding the wave of disaffection with globalisation that carried Trump to the White House and led Britain to vote for Brexit, Le Pen vowed to abandon the euro, hold a referendum on withdrawing from the European Union and adopt a French-first policy on jobs and housing.


France's Macron vows to fight 'threat of nationalists'

France's Macron vows to fight 'threat of nationalists'

The presidential poll is the first to be held during a state of emergency, put in place since the Paris attacks of November 2015. The pair will face off in a May 7 runoff election, which "everyone" naturally expects Le Pen to lose. The French vote was being closely watched as a gauge of populist sentiment following the election of Donald Trump as U.S. president and Britain's vote to leave the EU.


Bucks introduce Raptors lineup with 'Barney & Friends' theme song

Bucks introduce Raptors lineup with 'Barney & Friends' theme song

Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey yells during the first half of Game 4 of an NBA first-round playoff series basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks Saturday, April 22, 2017 , in Milwaukee . Kyle Lowry added 18 points while Norman Powell and Jonas Valanciunas had 12 apiece, and Serge Ibaka finished with 10. "I think, by doing that, we're going to have a chance to be in the game".


Justices turn away GM appeal over ignition switches

Justices turn away GM appeal over ignition switches

When GM, with more than a little help from taxpayers, clawed its way out of bankruptcy in 2009, it did so with an understanding that the " New GM" had purchased all the old assets of pre-bankruptcy "Old GM", under the condition that the new company would be "free and clear" from liability for claims against the old company.


Corbyn urges Scots to back Labour against 'vicious' Tories

Corbyn urges Scots to back Labour against 'vicious' Tories

I am equally clear that the best antidote to the direction Theresa May - a hostage of the extreme Brexiteers in her party - is taking the country, is the strongest possible Labour opposition and the greatest number of Labour MPs. Scottish Labour finished in the same position at last year's Holyrood election. Khan had called for his party's members to ditch Corbyn and instead elect Owen Smith as their leader.


Now it gets ugly on American Airlines

Now it gets ugly on American Airlines

A videotape of the incident shows the woman weeping at the end. The employee involved was "removed from duty", the airline to the New York Post. "OMG! AA Flight attendant violently took a stroller from a lady with her baby on my flight, hitting her and just missing the baby".