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The French Frontrunners

Pollsters projected that pro-Europe centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen both advanced from the first round of voting in France's presidential election, setting up a winner-takes-all runoff on May 7

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Countdown to President Trump's 100 Days

Lawmakers returning to Washington this coming week will find a familiar quagmire on health care legislation and a budget deadline dramatized by the prospect of a protracted battle between President Donald Trump and Democrats over his border wall

Kim Jong UN at military parade in Pyongyang

North Korea Detained a Third American Citizen

North Korea has detained a U.S. citizen, officials said Sunday, bringing to three the number of Americans now being held there.. It comes at a time of unusually heightened tensions between the U.S. and North Korea — and having another American in jail will likely up the ante even further

Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences' "Father's Day Salute To TV Dads"

Happy Days Actress Erin Moran Dead at 56

Erin Moran, the former child star who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi," has died. She was found dead by emergency responders Saturday. The cause of death has not been determined and an autopsy is pending.

March for Science demonstration in Washington DC

Thousands Protest at the March for Science

Thousands of people joined the so-called Science March, which was organized by a coalition of activists and scientists, to voice concern for what they see as President Trump's dismissal of scientific research and to protest his proposed budget cuts to the EPA


President Trump Has Historically Low Approval Ratings

As President Trump nears his 100th day as president, his approval ratings are at a historical low, according to two new polls. Trump's approval rating sunk down to 40% in an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll — as his disapproval rating shot up to 54%

Dept. Of Justice Clears Merger Of American Airlines And United Airlines

American Airlines Suspends Employee After Altercation

American Airlines suspended a flight attendant after a video emerged of an altercation between him, several passengers and a mother carrying her child. The flight attendant allegedly "violently took" the stroller, hitting the mother and just missing the baby

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department K-9 officers search the Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada after an employee received a suspicious phone call that led about 10 people to evacuate the building on February 27, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nev.

Suspect in Jewish Center Bomb Threats Charged in U.S.

The Israeli-American man arrested in March as the primary suspect in a series of bomb threats against Jewish community centers and other institutions throughout the U.S. has been charged in America, the Justice Department announced

President Trump Hosts Italy Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni At White House

Trump Promises 'Massive' Tax Cuts

President Donald Trump says businesses and individuals will receive a "massive tax cut" under a tax reform package he plans to unveil n ext week. Without giving details, he said the cuts will be "bigger I believe than any tax cut ever"


Court Rejects Ex-Illinois Gov. Blagojevich's Appeal

A federal court rejected the appeal of imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, dashing one of the Democrat's last hopes of getting out of prison before he has served his full 14-year sentence for corruption