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French elections: Far-right leader Le Pen and centrist Macron to face off, estimates say
Polls have closed in France's bitterly divisive presidential election. Early projections suggesting who may have made it through to the runoff are expected shortly.
(Mon, 24 Apr 2017 03:49:50 GMT)

Voters go to polls in French election
France has voted in the first round of balloting for a new president following a divisive and unpredictable campaign that had 11 names on the ballot.
(Mon, 24 Apr 2017 01:13:05 GMT)

Why you should care about the French election
A presidential election in France is not usually the sort of thing that I would tell you to pay attention to. After all, it's hard enough to convince people that they should pay attention to elections in this country.
(Sat, 22 Apr 2017 15:07:10 GMT)

Macron: Who is the novice centrist with no established party?
He was once the subject of mockery in French political circles -- now it appears that Emmanuel Macron could have the last laugh.
(Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:24:16 GMT)

Opinion: Le Pen is a nightmare for the EU
France goes to the polls Sunday to vote in the first round of its presidential elections. The campaign has been dogged throughout by scandals, gaffes and surprises.
(Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:31:44 GMT)

USS Carl Vinson begins drills with Japanese destroyers
American aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson started joint drills with two Japanese destroyers in the western Pacific Ocean on Sunday, authorities said.
(Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:44:28 GMT)

Taliban 'started firing at anyone who came in front of them,' soldier says
The crowd of soldiers barely had time to finish their prayers before the Taliban came to kill them.
(Sun, 23 Apr 2017 18:16:55 GMT)

Opinion: What the world needs to do about Venezuela
Tens of thousands of Venezuelans who have reached a breaking point over the country's humanitarian and political crisis poured into the streets all over the country on Wednesday. They demanded that the government let aid enter Venezuela to help the many people who are desperate for food and medicine. They demanded that the government hold elections, free political prisoners, and reestablish judicial independence and the powers of the National Assembly.
(Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:47:10 GMT)

Venezuela demands Colombia return 3 military deserters
Venezuela's foreign minister has demanded that Colombia return three military officers who have sought political asylum in the neighboring country.
(Sun, 23 Apr 2017 04:14:00 GMT)

4 times in 4 days: Russian military aircraft fly off US coast
Russian military aircraft were spotted flying off the coast of Alaska for the fourth time in as many days, a spokesperson for the North American Aerospace Defense Command told CNN on Friday.
(Fri, 21 Apr 2017 23:27:02 GMT)

Pence says US will honor refugee deal with Australia
US Vice President Mike Pence said Saturday that the United States would "honor" a refugee resettlement agreement forged with Australia in the closing days of the Obama administration, despite it previously being described by US President Donald Trump as a "dumb deal."
(Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:30:21 GMT)

US official: China puts bombers on 'high alert'
China temporarily put cruise missile-capable bombers "on high alert" this week as the United States sees evidence the Chinese military was preparing to respond to a potential situation in North Korea, a US defense official told CNN.
(Fri, 21 Apr 2017 03:11:41 GMT)

Britain's young royals open up about mental health
It is rare for the Duchess of Cambridge, wife of Prince William, to speak candidly on film. But in a video released Friday, Kate talks openly with her husband and Prince Harry about mental health and the importance of discussing mental wellbeing.
(Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:44:07 GMT)

Protesters march worldwide in support of science
Crowds of people are marching Saturday in the United States and around the world in support of science and evidence-based research, in a protest fueled by opposition to US President Donald Trump's environmental and energy policies.
(Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:34:20 GMT)

Kelly: Border wall construction by end of summer
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says the Trump administration hopes to follow through on President Donald Trump's promise to build a wall along the border between the United States and Mexico before the fall.
(Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:20:51 GMT)

Double sunset: Could 'Tatooine' planets be habitable?
New research suggests that if the conditions are just right, Earth-sized versions of Tatooine could be habitable and possibly covered with water, rather than sand.
(Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:47:32 GMT)

How America's best barista makes a perfect cup of coffee
For Lem Butler, a cup of coffee isn't just a cup of coffee.
(Sat, 22 Apr 2017 20:17:49 GMT)

Naked mole-rats: The mammals that can survive without oxygen
One of the world's most bizarre and remarkable animals is surprising scientists once again.
(Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:32:08 GMT)

North Korean ships dock in Chinese port despite coal embargo
The docking of six North Korean ships at a port in northern China has raised questions over a Chinese ban on coal imports from the nuclear-armed state.
(Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:18:03 GMT)

As the seas around them rise, fishermen deny climate change
People live and die by the water in southern Louisiana.
(Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:44:58 GMT)

What's wrong with Europe?


Quiz: Which European leader are you?


Opinion: European democracy is under threat
Theresa May is treating Britain to a surprise election in June.
(Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:27:02 GMT)

Trump to US steelworkers: I've got your back
American steel stocks soared Thursday after Trump's Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said that the White House planned to investigate claims that Chinese companies are dumping steel on the U.S. market.
(Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:19:33 GMT)

Venezuela gave $500K to Trump inauguration
Venezuela faces shortages of food, water, medicine, electricity and money. But its state-run oil company -- through a subsidiary -- donated $500,000 to President Trump's inauguration committee on December 22, 2016.
(Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:01:51 GMT)

Who stands to lose if U.S. hits Iran with sanctions again?
The Trump administration is talking tough on Iran. Who would be hurt if it reimposes sanctions?
(Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:56:49 GMT)

How a mentor becomes a hero
Tawanda Jones, a 2013 Top 10 CNN Hero, and the young woman who nominated her reunite to share their CNN Heroes journey -- and reveal what's happened since.
(Thu, 20 Apr 2017 20:09:31 GMT)

CNN Heroes: Meet the nominators
How does CNN Heroes find everyday people changing the world? With your help! Meet some of the nominators who got to make their hero a CNN Hero.
(Thu, 20 Apr 2017 20:11:35 GMT)

Nominate someone you admire

(Thu, 02 Mar 2017 17:43:55 GMT)

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