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The Latest: Macron seeks EU favorable to workers, investment
French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants a Europe that is both more conducive to investment and more protective of workers
Macron's Cabinet: 11 men, 11 women cross political spectrum
French President Emmanuel Macron has chosen from the left and the right, an equal number of men and women, for his new cabinet. A glance at some of the key figures he picked Wednesday to help steer France out of economic stagnation and chronic unemployment: INTERIOR MINISTER GERARD COLLOMB Gerard
Today in History
Today in History Today is Tuesday, May 16, the 136th day of 2017. There are 229 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 16, 1868, the U.S. Senate failed by one vote to convict President Andrew Johnson as it took its first ballot on the eleven articles of impeachment against him.
Busy day for French president: Names PM, meets with Merkel
French President Emmanuel Macron has hit the ground running on his first full day in office
France's presidential election: Everything you need to know
French citizens are preparing to go to the polls next week in the first round of a presidential election that is already proving to be France’s most high-stakes political contest in decades. Like the U.S. presidential election, the French campaign has seen the rise of anti-establishment candidates,
5 Gaffes by World Leaders Caught on Tape
Footage of Queen Elizabeth’s unguarded comments at a reception in Buckingham Palace Tuesday came to light after another video emerged of British Prime Minister David Cameron at the same event saying Nigeria and Afghanistan were "fantastically corrupt." "They were very rude to the ambassador,” the
New Osama Bin Laden Letters Show Paranoid Micromanager in Hiding
For years after 9/11, top American officials proclaimed Osama bin Laden a man on the run and incapable of overseeing al Qaeda. But newly declassified files taken from his compound in Pakistan and obtained by ABC News show he was a "hands on" boss until the end, firing off hundreds of memos, letters
President Hollande's Partner Hospitalized, but Can Infidelity Cause Illness?
Valerie Trierweiler, known in France as the "first girlfriend" of the country's President François Hollande, was hospitalized after she learned he was having an affair with a younger actress. Trierweiler, who is 48 and has been with the 59-year-old Socialist leader since 2005, was treated for "gros
Spying on Allies Fits President Obama's Standoffish Profile
Diplomats are not surprised that the security agencies under U.S. President Barack Obama have reportedly been monitoring close allies like German Chancellor Angela Merkel . He has failed to foster close relationships with other heads of state, causing much frustration around the world. U.S.