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Final tally of French election

A candidate seen as pro-business won the most votes in Sunday's vote, and many investors expect him to win a runoff election against the remaining anti-EU candidate, which is set for May 7. She has said she embodies "the great alternative" for French voters. Sunday's first round capped an extraordinary campaign in a demoralised France, which has been rocked by a series of terror attacks since 2015 and is struggling to shake off a deep economic malaise.


Loose gator handcuffed by St. Tammany firefighters Saturday

Loose gator handcuffed by St. Tammany firefighters Saturday

Tammany Fire Protection District #1 shows the agent successfully wrangle the gator, which was found in the 500 block of Marina Drive . Residents of a house in Louisiana called wildlife agents Saturday afternoon to evict a large alligator that had made itself at home on their front lawn.



Le Pen steps down as leader

Macron was in the lead with 23% of the vote, while Le Pen was a hair below in second place, according to an average of various opinion polls calculated by Deutsche Bank. German Chancellor Angela Merkel wished Macron "all the best for the next two weeks". For that reason, markets are confident in polls that show Macron, a globalist who supports France's membership in the European Union, obtaining 60% of the vote in the second round.



US 'Armada' to Reach Korea Later This Week

The US group also includes a guided-missile cruiser and a guided-missile destroyer. It also likened the U.S. carrier to a "gross animal" and added that a strike on the carrier would be "an actual example to show out military force", Reuters reported.



21 deadly Islamist attacks in France since Charlie Hebdo

She was referring to the far-right presidential hopeful, who is seen as the most hardline candidate on the issue of terror attacks and advocates harsh limits on immigration. The slain police officer, identified Friday by police officials only as Xavier J., was a member of the LGBT police association and had spent his entire career in Paris .


Arkansas executes Jones; plans 2nd lethal injection of night - Hawaii News Now

Arkansas executes Jones; plans 2nd lethal injection of night - Hawaii News Now

Shortly after the 5-4 decision, the Associated Press confirmed that the execution of Ledell Lee had been carried out and he was pronounced dead at 11:56 p.m. The nation's top court as well as a United States circuit court issued temporary execution stays as they analyzed the case-but ultimately all were lifted.