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Stock markets rally with pro-business candidate ahead in French election

Mr Macron collected 8.66 million votes, or 24.01 per cent, while Ms Le Pen garnered 7.68 million votes, or 21.30 per cent, according to the official final count published by the Interior Ministry. Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen expressed cautious optimism that former banker Macron would emerge victorious over Le Pen. Far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has announced that she is temporarily stepping down as her party's leader, the Associated Press has reported .


2 men charged in thwarted pre-election attack

2 men charged in thwarted pre-election attack

He was not on a watch list of Islamic extremists and was not considered a security risk. One of the key questions was whether, and how, the attack that killed one police officer and wounded three other people might impact voting intentions.


White House pushes for border wall in key funding bill

White House pushes for border wall in key funding bill

Republicans have asked Trump to reverse the designation, saying it will close the area to new energy development. You've seen the headlines about President Trump and his policies - but what do they mean for Philadelphia? The order will direct a review of the locations available for offshore oil and gas exploration.


Tom Carroll: 'Swansea City will fight to the end for top-flight survival'

Tom Carroll: 'Swansea City will fight to the end for top-flight survival'

But Swansea remain in the relegation zone after Hull's 2-0 win against Watford kept them two points adrift of the Tigers with four games to play. "It's been three or four months without playing, obviously quite frustrating, but I've been trying to help the team in any way I can off the pitch", Britton said.


Sex clip on Mumbai cult leader's phone leads cops to Delhi

Sex clip on Mumbai cult leader's phone leads cops to Delhi

Mumbai crime branch has found a sex clip on Shifu Sunkriti cult leader Sunil Kulkarni's phone and pen drive, while searching his apartment in Bandra. A day later, the police arrested Kulkarni.The police is likely to inform the court of the details of Kulkarni's questioning over the past four days.


Korea conducts large-scale firing drill near east coast

Korea conducts large-scale firing drill near east coast

A "national meeting" of thousands of senior military and civilian officials was held the day before, although North Korean leader Kim Jong Un did not attend. North Korea's growing nuclear and missile threat is perhaps the most serious security challenge confronting U.S. President Donald Trump. Chief nuclear negotiators from left to right, Joseph Yun, U.S.