European stocks and the euro jumped as results from the first round of French presidential elections eased investors’ concerns about the future of the eurozone.
3 hours ago • Wall Street Journal
Let's examine the political side of the security equation in Afghanistan. To discuss U.S. strategy, Rachel Martin talks to Kael Weston, ex-political adviser to Marine units in Iraq and Afghanistan.
2 hours ago • NPR
BROADBEACH, Australia (AP) — Billionaire Elon Musk is getting close with actress Amber Heard. The pair is shown in paparazzi photos zip-lining in Australia, where Heard is filming “Aquaman.” Both Musk and Heard posted pictures to their Instagram accounts Monday showing Musk with lipstick on his..
33 minutes ago • Seattle Times
PARIS (AP) — France’s far right is reaching out to voters who backed the defeated far-left contender, hoping to peel away voters from the extremes of the political spectrum. The May 7 runoff will be between the populist Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron, and French politicians on the..
5 hours ago • Seattle Times
The state of Arkansas plans to execute two inmates on Monday evening, which would make it the first U.S. state in 17 years to put a pair of convicts to death on the same day. A flurry of last-minute legal appeals at both the state and federal level are expected, though their likelihood of success..
1 hour ago • Raw Story