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June 11, 2017

Macron’s party on course for majority in France

As when voters turned the previously unelected Macron into France’s youngest president last month, Sunday’s first round of voting in two-stage legislative elections again brought stinging black eyes to traditional parties that, having monopolized power for decades, are being utterly routed by Macron’s political revolution. Keep expectations low with Emmanuel …

Manchester bombing suspects released without charge: Cops

Vancouver model misidentified as Manchester bomber’s sister They also appealed for information from anyone who saw a white Nissan Micra police believe Abedi used to transport and store bomb components. Ariana Grande’s Manchester benefit concert huge hit (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) Crowds of people wait outside after police evacuated …

Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Related Stories The fact that Sessions would delegate that task to his deputy showed the Russia investigation was distracting him from his core duties. Briefing congressional appropriators on the Justice Department’s budget is a critical part of the attorney general’s job. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., Sessions said that he had been …

Moammar Gadhafi’s son released from prison

The parliament in the city of Tobruk is part of one of three rival administrations in Libya, evidence of the chaos that has prevailed in the country since Gadhafi’s ouster and death. 19, 2011, file photo, Seif al-Islam is seen after his capture in the custody of revolutionary fighters in …

Paris prosecutor charge Notre Dame attacker

Investigators haven’t established the existence of any contact between the man and people living in Syria and Iraq. The man described himself as a Sunni Muslim who started a “quite radical” religious observance about 10 months ago, Molins said. Video shows crazed man attacking Paris cops with hammer while reportedly …