French Voters Embrace Outsiders In First Round Of Presidential Election

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French Presidential Election Serves As Test Of Liberal Democracy

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As Tensions Rise, Experts Question Threat Level Posed By North Korea

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Writer Recalls Undergoing Female Genital Mutilation In The U.S.

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Recently Discovered Telegram Reveals Evidence For Armenian Genocide

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At a memorial on the Wazir Akbar Khan hilltop in Kabul on Sunday, activists pay tribute to the victims of Friday's Taliban-claimed attack on an army base. Wakil Kohsar /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The 12-year-old boy who Australian police say drove some 800 miles solo likely traveled down roads like this one near the remote town of Broken Hill in New South Wales. Rob Griffith/AP hide caption

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The USS Carl Vinson, seen here earlier this month, is taking part in exercises with Japanese ships in the Philippine Sea. MC3 Matt Brown/U.S. Navy hide caption

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North Korea Threatens To Sink U.S. Carrier; China Urges Restraint

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In France, Voters Swept Away Mainstream Presidential Candidates

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Rupert Murdoch (left) with Fox News co-presidents Jack Abernethy and Bill Shine today. Last week, Fox News fired Bill O'Reilly in a move to save a $14 billion dollar deal. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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Beyond Sexual Harassment, Lesser Known Scandals Could Cost The Murdochs A $14B Deal

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Is The Afghan War Going To Be Another Vietnam For The U.S.?

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Macron And Le Pen Advance To Runoff In France

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Germany's Far-Right Party Picks Leaders Ahead Of September Elections

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Corruption Limits Security In Afghanistan, Ex-State Department Officer Says

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North Korea Detains American Citizen In Pyongyang

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News Brief: Congress Returns, Mattis In Afghanistan, French Elections

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Designer Anastasiya Rudnik is a co-owner of the Ukrainian Street Wear shop in central Kiev. Lucian Kim/NPR hide caption

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Young Entrepreneurs Find Funky Niche In Products 'Made In Ukraine'

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In French Election, Established Politicians Are Out

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National Front Leader Marine Le Pen, casts her vote for the French elections in a polling station on April 23, 2017 in Henin Beaumont, France. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images hide caption

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Conservationist Kuki Gallmann speaks at the launch of World Migratory Bird Day, in April 2006. Gallmann was shot in the stomach Sunday while surveying arson damage to her property. TONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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