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French Socialist candidate holding Paris rally

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron (center), poses for a selfie with employees of the meat pavilion at the Rungis wholesale food market south of Paris , April 18, 2017. The top two candidates will meet in a runoff on May 7. Sarkozy said in a video posted on his Facebook and Twitter accounts that Fillon "has the experience, the will, the project that will enable France to ensure a political change after the five disastrous years we have known".


'The sword stands ready': US VP Mike Pence warns North Korea

'The sword stands ready': US VP Mike Pence warns North Korea

The test failed, with the missile blowing up immediately, according to U.S. Pacific Command. Earlier this year, Kim Jong-un's four-minute film "Last Chance" showed a submarine launching a missile from the ocean before a fireball slammed into Washington.



Animal Adventure Park Launches Contest to Name April the Giraffe's Calf

The animal park's channel became the fifth-fastest to reach 200 million views, doing so in 54 days (behind notable celebrity non-giraffes Lady Gaga and Zayn ). April's boy calf had a ideal fall and began bonding immediately with his mother. The calf weighs 58.5 kilograms and is just under 1.8 meters tall.


United States gunman kills three white men 'in race attack'

United States gunman kills three white men 'in race attack'

Police do not suspect the shooting spree was tied to terrorism and was "solely based on race" as all the victims were white males. All three victim's in Tuesday's shooting were white. Sayed Ali Ghazvini said Tuesday that he and other faith leaders are trying to identify Kori Ali Muhammad. He was already wanted for a separate killing from last week, in which a Motel 6 security guard in Fresno was gunned down.


Footage shows moment USA military dropped 'Mother Of All Bombs' in Afghanistan

Footage shows moment USA military dropped 'Mother Of All Bombs' in Afghanistan

The bomb was dropped as Washington faces increased scrutiny over its military actions in the Middle East, including three US-led airstrikes in the past month that reportedly have killed civilians or allies. But ISIS later released a counter-statement denying that any of its militants were killed or injured in the blast attack. But President Donald Trump said Thursday that the Afghanistan bombing was "another successful job".



Syriya chemical weapons attack was a 'war crime', says US

It was stark evidence that the president is moving ever further from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow . The White House accused Russian Federation of attempting to "cover up" Assad's use of chemical weapons after the veto motion, after Russian Federation claims there was "no evidence" that Assad forces had carried out the attack.