Frank Langfitt

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Loud Bangs Triggered Rush For The Exit In Deadly Incident At English Concert

Monday, May 22, 2017

Fatalities have been reported after an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. 'Everyone just fled," says one concertgoer. "People were just running all over the place."

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At Least 19 Killed, 50 Injured In Incident At Pop Concert In England

Monday, May 22, 2017

Police in Manchester, England, say they're investigating the reported explosion at a show by American singer Ariana Grande as a terrorist attack until they know otherwise.

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British Police Confirm Fatalities After Reported Explosion At Manchester Arena

Monday, May 22, 2017

Police have confirmed a number of deaths after a reported explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. The explosion was followed by a chaotic scene with people running for the exits.

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Swedish Prosecutors End Rape Investigation Into Julian Assange

Friday, May 19, 2017

The founder of WikiLeaks has avoided prosecution by living inside the Ecuadorean embassy in London since 2012. Prosecutors in the country announced the decision in a brief statement Friday.

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Global Ransomware Attack Wreaks Havoc On 150 Countries

Monday, May 15, 2017

The head of Europol calls the cyber attack that began Friday "unprecedented in its scale." The malware infects Microsoft operating systems, locks up files and then demands users pay to regain access.

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British Hospitals Among Targets Of Global Ransomware Attack

Friday, May 12, 2017

Some doctors and hospitals in Britain are canceling routine treatment on Friday after what appears to have been a major cyber attack. It might be linked to similar attacks reported elsewhere in Europe.

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News Brief: Trump Travel Ban, French Presidential Election, Russia Meddling

Monday, May 08, 2017

Trump's revised travel ban gets its first federal appeals court review. French voters elect a president. And ex-acting Attorney General Sally Yates testifies on Russia's meddling in U.S. elections.

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France Reacts To Macron's Win In Presidential Election

Sunday, May 07, 2017

Emmanuel Macron,39, has won the presidential runoff in France. NPR's Eleanor Beardsley and Frank Langfitt report on the reaction in Paris and Northern France.

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Emmanuel Macron Declared Next French President

Sunday, May 07, 2017

The centrist is set to become the youngest president in modern French history. Sunday's results mark a big defeat for right-wing Marine Le Pen, who had hoped to ride the populist wave to victory.

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On The Eve Of French Election, Hackers Release Data From Macron Campaign

Saturday, May 06, 2017

French voters head to the polls on Sunday in the presidential election runoff. They're choosing between two candidates with starkly different views about the future of France.

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French Presidential Candidates Offer Radically Different Solutions To Fix Economy

Friday, May 05, 2017

Among the biggest issues in Sunday's landmark French presidential race are the country's stagnant economy and crushing unemployment rate. The candidates, centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right nationalist Marine Le Pen, offer very different solutions to these chronic problems.

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Whether She Wins Or Loses, Marine Le Pen Has Changed French Politics

Thursday, May 04, 2017

The two candidates in the French presidential election held their final debate Wednesday. Even if she loses, the far-right Marine Le Pen has moved her agenda into the French political mainstream.

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Early Polls Show U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May Leading Ahead Of Election

Monday, May 01, 2017

The United Kingdom is in the early stages of campaigning for a June election. Current opinion polling suggests a result that would strengthen the hand of Prime Minister Theresa May as she steers her country out of the European Union.

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French Voters Embrace Outsiders In First Round Of Presidential Election

Monday, April 24, 2017

The first round of the French presidential campaign has left voters with a stark choice in May's runoff between the centrist Emmanuel Macron and the far-right candidate Marine Le Pen.

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In France, Voters Swept Away Mainstream Presidential Candidates

Monday, April 24, 2017

Voters replaced candidates from the left and right parties which have dominated French politics for decades with outside candidates. There will be a runoff to determine who leads France in two weeks.

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French Voters Shun Political Parties, Sending Macron, Le Pen To Presidential Runoff

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Political outsider Emmanuel Macron has come in top place in the first round of the election with around 24 percent of the vote. Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen trailed with 22 percent.

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The Implications As French Voters Head To The Polls

Sunday, April 23, 2017

French voters go to the polls in the first round of their presidential election, an election that has consequences not just for France, but for Europe.

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French Voters Still Undecided For Sunday's Presidential Election

Saturday, April 22, 2017

France faces its most important presidential race in more than five decades. But polls show many French voters are undecided or might not vote at all.

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Police Continue Investigation Into Paris' Champs Elysees Shooting

Friday, April 21, 2017

Police in France are still investigating the background of the man who killed a police officer in Paris on the eve of the French presidential election.

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Morning News Brief: Paris Attacks, New GOP Health Care Effort, Prince

Friday, April 21, 2017

An attacker killed a police officer in Paris, days ahead of France's presidential election. Also, House Republicans say they are putting the "finishing touches" on a new health care plan.

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