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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

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.


Polls: President Trump's Approval at New Low as Approaches 100-Day Mark

Polls: President Trump's Approval at New Low as Approaches 100-Day Mark

The Washington Post said Sunday that in addition to fretting over what the president will do if left alone too long, Trump's aides and advisers struggle to keep the president from consuming too much TV or watching things that will upset him and cause him to erupt on Twitter.


French Election Result Helps Euro Slip Political Shackles

French Election Result Helps Euro Slip Political Shackles

In the days ahead of Sunday's vote, "they successfully detected the late rise in turnout and indicated Emmanuel Macron in the lead and Marine Le Pen in second", said Anne Jadot, a political scientist at the University of Lorraine in eastern France.


Phillies place Aaron Nola on 10-day DL

Phillies place Aaron Nola on 10-day DL

However, as a rookie back in 2015, Nola tallied a single-season career-low 3.59 ERA over the course of 13 starts and a total of 77.2 innings for work. Philadelphia did not make a corresponding roster move, however CSN Philly's Jim Salisbury reported the team is likely to call up right-hander Nick Pivetta from Triple-A Lehigh Valley to make his major league debut on Wednesday against the Miami Marlins.



Official results confirm Macron, Le Pen in French presidential runoff

Behind the hall, ironically named the Fran├žois Mitterrand Centre after the late Socialist president, lies a giant slag heap, a reminder of the now disappeared mines whose traditionally left-wing workers were won over by Ms Le Pen's anti-globalisation crusade.