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File - Far-right leader Marine le Pen answers reporters as she inaugurates her campaign headquarters, Wednesday, Nov.16, 2016 in Paris.
2016-12-02, The Guardian
Populist, nation-first parties to contest key elections buoyed by success of Brexit vote and Donald Trump victory...
French Police officers patrol along the Seine river in Paris, France, Friday, Sept. 2, 2016.
2016-12-02, Belfast Telegraph
Islamic State is likely to carry out new attacks in the European Union in the near future, probably targeting countries that are members of the US-led coalition fighting...
European Council President Donald Tusk, left, walks with European Parliament President Martin Schulz, center, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker prior to an EU-Ukraine summit at the European Council building in Brussels on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016.
2016-11-30, The Guardian
Mounting concern among EU-27 that UK government and Brexiter MPs seem unwilling to accept that what they want is not on offer...
Newsweek: When I first met Katrine Steinfeld over dinner in Brussels a few weeks ago, she seemed to epitomize the thousands of bright...
Politico: Driving the Day GoodSaturday morning. There are two GW alumni among us, so: Raise High! GW vs. USF tips at 2 p.m. WHAT’S GATES UP TO? -- Bob Gates didn’t think much of Donald Trump during the campaign. He penned an op-ed blasting the candidate as unfit for...
Yahoo Daily News: By FrancoisMurphy and Shadia Nasralla VIENNA (Reuters) - Norbert Hofer, vying to become the first freely elected far-right head of state in Europe since World War Two, said on Friday that opponents who repeatedly accused him of seeking a break with the...
Newsweek: It was late November in Athens, and the city felt empty. A string of surprise thunderstorms kept people imprisoned indoors and outside the Greek parliament in Syntagma...
Canberra Times: GreekPrime MinisterAlexis Tsipras and French PresidentFrancois Hollande agreed that a deal on Greece's bailout review must be reached by Monday, when euro zone finance ministers are meeting in Brussels, Tsipras' office said on Saturday. ......
Business Insider: President-elect Donald Trump just tapped Retired MarineGen.James Mattis for Defense Secretary, so it's worth asking what kind of leadership the Pentagon is in for. As it turns out, according to a number of those who served with him, the more than 3 million...
Kathimerini: Eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels Monday are not expected to reach an agreement on concluding Greece’s bailout review or on debt relief but are set to debate some proposals...
The Times Picayune: Right now, in our vegetable gardens, you might have cabbage and Brussels sprouts rubbing shoulders with the last of your fall tomato crops and snap beans. It's a time when our gardens contain both warm-season vegetables and cool-season vegetables. We begin...
DNA India: Catch live Premier League action between Manchester City and Chelsea. Manchester City v/s Chelsea Time: 6pm On TV: Star SportsSelectHD 2Live streaming: Hotstar.com Third-placed Manchester City host Premier League leaders Chelsea on Saturday. Here are five...
Belfast Telegraph: The theologian Joseph Sittler was giving a lecture just before his retirement. In the open forum that followed he was asked to state in one sentence the first step he'd recommend for the reform of the church. His answer was as succinct as it was apt -...
Topix: European Council PresidentDonald Tusk briefs the media after Britain voted to leave the bloc, in Brussels, Belgium, June 24, 2016. It will be harder to keep the West united toward Russia with Donald Trump as United States president than it has been with...
The Guardian: Debate continues over Scotland’s future after majority voted to remain in the EU...
The Guardian: If Britain leaves the European Union in 2019, the party will lose its best platform and most reliable banker – as well as its big idea...