France elections: Macron and Le Pen through to run-off
The centrist Emmanuel Macron will face far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a run-off for the French presidency on 7 May, near-final results show. With 96% of votes counted from Sunday's first round, Mr Macron has 23.9% with Ms Le Pen on 21.4%. Opinion ...
French voters around the world turn out in droves to vote in presidential election
Tight, tense French presidential vote echoes around world
French election first round results 2017 – Macron and Le Pen go through
Op-Ed: Trump is losing his winning hand on world trade
President Donald Trump has been the only world leader who relentlessly, and correctly, kept denouncing, over the last two years, the dysfunctional world trade "order," where huge trade surpluses of a handful of countries are undermining the growth and ...
Trump delivers Holocaust message to World Jewish Congress
President Donald Trump delivered a video message to the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly on Sunday for Yom HaShoah, Israel's day of remembrance for the victims and heroes of the Holocaust, where he praised the organization for its "heroic ...
After earlier omission, Trump mourns murder of 6 million Jews in video message to World Jewish Congress
The Holocaust: Who are the missing million?
Bloomberg to world leaders: Ignore Trump on climate
New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg urged world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change and declared his intention to help save an international agreement to reduce carbon emissions. Bloomberg, who considered a ...
Michael Bloomberg to world leaders: ignore Trump on climate change
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Pilot of World War I replica airplane killed in San Luis Obispo County crash
Los Angeles Times
The pilot of a World War I replica airplane was killed when he crashed into a field in Paso Robles on Sunday morning, authorities said. The single engine biplane is believed to have taken off from a private airstrip before crashing a few miles away in ...
Here's what we're reading on today's World Book Day
Today is World Book Day, an annual observance designated by UNESCO to celebrate all things reading, from books themselves, to authors, illustrators, and bookstores. To mark the occasion, we wanted to see what the larger group of Verge staffers have on ...
World Bank Group, China-led AIIB agree to deepen cooperation
WASHINGTON The World Bank Group and the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank said on Sunday they agreed to deepen their cooperation with a framework for knowledge sharing, staff exchanges, analytical work, development financing and ...
It's World Book Day—here are the favorites of 7 self-made billionaires
There are a lot of benefits to reading. Science shows that the habit can make you smarter, more emotionally intelligent and even increase your odds of getting rich. If that didn't convince you to swap Netflix for a paperback, do it because it's World ...
What the world needs to do about Venezuela
José Miguel Vivanco is the Americas director at Human Rights Watch. Tamara Taraciuk Broner is a senior Americas researcher at Human Rights Watch. The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the authors. (CNN) Tens of thousands of ...
Inside the world of child ballroom stars and pushy parents
'We have been incredibly lucky to find Olivia. She lives not far from us, which is most unusual in the dance world. It makes all the difference in terms of how much they can rehearse.' To call what Max does a hobby is to get it very wrong. 'It's more ...