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Macron Expected to Win Run-Off Against Le Pen With 61% of Votes

Macron Expected to Win Run-Off Against Le Pen With 61% of Votes

Le Pen and liberal centrist Macron will face off in the second round vote on May 7, neither of them bound to a traditional party. Emmanuel Macron leaves his Paris apartment Monday. Anything that Macron can do I can do stranger, she is saying. She fired the first broadside in the northern town of Rouvroy. Members of the National Front have hit out at Macron, claiming he will not be strict on France's borders and leave the country vulnerable to further terror attacks.


Turkey election board rejects referendum annulment appeals

Turkey election board rejects referendum annulment appeals

Sancar went on to state that the electoral board's last-minute decision to allow unstamped ballots had prevented proper record-keeping to occur, meaning it was now impossible to determine how many invalid or make votes may have been counted.


A new executive order could put some national monuments at risk

A new executive order could put some national monuments at risk

The order demands that the Department of the Interior review more than 20 additional monuments created by the Antiquities Act-by both Democrat and Republican presidents-since 1996. The area is a major Native American tribal access point for gathering plants and firewood for ceremonies, according to the US Forest Service , and the monument's rock cliffs hold sacred value to local Native American tribes.


Ivanka Trump Clothes 'Mistakenly' Sold Under Different Label

Ivanka Trump Clothes 'Mistakenly' Sold Under Different Label

Business of Fashion speculates that it may not have simply been reacting to pressure from the consumer boycott of Trump's clothes. The Post notes that news of the inspection comes amid Lil Trumpet's push to champion women in the workplace while touting her dictator father's mantra of "buy American, hire American" agenda.


Japanese ships join United States carrier for drills as it nears Korean waters

Japanese ships join United States carrier for drills as it nears Korean waters

Pyongyang, considering the deployment an act of provocation, said on Sunday that it was ready to show its own military might by sinking the "nuclear-powered aircraft carrier with a single strike". The Vinson strike group, along with Japanese destroyers, started conducting joint exercises in the Philippine Sea on Sunday. The threat comes shortly after North Korea reportedly arrested a US citizen.


USA will honour refugee deal Trump dubbed 'dumb', Pence tells Australia

USA will honour refugee deal Trump dubbed 'dumb', Pence tells Australia

In return, Australia would resettle refugees from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador, according to Reuters news agency, as part of a US-led program in Central America. Australia has fought alongside the U.S.in every major conflict since World War I, and is one of the largest contributors to the USA -led military campaign in Iraq and Syria.