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Obama listens more than speaks during Chicago event

Obama listens more than speaks during Chicago event

It's also where a new presidential library bearing his name will be built. Former advisers of the 44th president said Obama would not use his platform to criticize the actions of current President Donald Trump , who had systematically tried to dismantle Obama's legislative legacy during his first 100 days in office - most notably Trump's attempt to dismantle the Affordable Care Act, NBC reported.


Tsipras congratulates Macron on first-round victory

Tsipras congratulates Macron on first-round victory

Merkel's chief of staff, Peter Altmaier, tweeted that "the result for Emmanuel Macron shows: France AND Europe can win together!" Chirac refused to debate Jean-Marie Le Pen on principle; Macron has already agreed to share a stage with his daughter.


Trump slams poll showing him with low approval rating

Trump slams poll showing him with low approval rating

The NBC/WSJ poll surveyed 900 adults over that same period and had a margin of error ±3.3% points. The bad and the good ... As for Trump's recent decision to attack the Syrian airfield allegedly responsible for the chemical attack on Syrian civilians, 51 percent support his decision to conduct missile strikes on the country.


EU says ready to welcome back UK if it decides to stay

EU says ready to welcome back UK if it decides to stay

There was a meeting in February in London , Mr Corbyn said, during which he assembled his plan for going forward with the EU. Earlier this month, member countries of the EU signed European Council president Donald Tusk's strict set of guidelines that detail how the bloc will approach negotiations with Britain over its withdrawal from the EU.


DOJ to sanctuary cities: Prove compliance with laws or no federal funds

DOJ to sanctuary cities: Prove compliance with laws or no federal funds

After a raid led to the arrests of 11 MS-13 gang members in California's Bay Area "city officials seemed more concerned with reassuring illegal immigrants that the raid was unrelated to immigration than with warning other MS-13 members that they were next", the department said in a statement.


French election: Macron, Le Pen through to presidential runoff

French election: Macron, Le Pen through to presidential runoff

Incomplete tallies as we went to press suggested that the independent former Socialist Mr. Macron would finish first in a crowded field, with about 23% of the vote. The absence in the run-off of candidates from either the mainstream left Socialists or the right-wing Republicans party - the two main political groups that have governed post-war France - also marked a seismic shift in French politics.