Nationalism

Supporters of French centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron react at his election day headquarters as the first partial official results and polling agencies projections are announced in Paris , Sunday April 23, 2017. Pollsters projected that pro-Europe centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen both advanced Sunday from the first round of voting in France's presidential election. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
April 23, 2017 - 2:57 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local): 8:55 p.m. Protesters angry that far-right leader Marine Le Pen is advancing the French presidential runoff are scuffling with police in Paris. Crowds of young people, some from anarchist and "anti-...
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French socialist party presidential candidate Benoit Hamon, right, casts his ballot for the first round of the French presidential election in Trappes, west of Paris, Sunday April 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)
April 23, 2017 - 2:16 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local): 8:15 p.m. French Socialist candidate Benoit Hamon has conceded defeat in the first-round presidential vote. Polling agency projections showed Hamon a distant fifth place after five years of a deeply...
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Alice Weidel, left, and Alexander Gauland, members of the AfD (Alternative for Germany) wave to the delegates during the party convention in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, April 23, 2017. The delegates elected Weidel and Gauland as new top candidates for the September general election on Sunday, after the party’s best-known politician, Frauke Petry, said she would no longer be available. (Rolf Vennenbernd//dpa via AP)
April 23, 2017 - 12:13 pm
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's nationalist party Alternative for Germany on Sunday elected two new top candidates for the September general election after the party's best-known politician, Frauke Petry, said last week she would no longer be available. Members of the far-right party, known by its acronym...
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Alice Weidel, left, and Alexander Gauland, members of the AfD (Alternative for Germany) wave to the delegates during the party convention in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, April 23, 2017. The delegates elected Weidel and Gauland as new top candidates for the September general election on Sunday, after the party’s best-known politician, Frauke Petry, said she would no longer be available. (Rolf Vennenbernd//dpa via AP)
April 23, 2017 - 11:28 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's nationalist party Alternative for Germany on Sunday elected two new top candidates for the September general election after the party's best-known politician, Frauke Petry, said last week she would no longer be available. Members of the far-right party, known by its acronym...
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Demonstrators sit on the stairs of the concert hall below a European and French flag during the demonstration 'Pulse of Europe' at the Gendarmenmarkt square in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, April 23, 2017. For weeks, people have gathered in several European cities to demonstrate for European unity. (Joerg Carstensen/dpa via AP)
April 23, 2017 - 11:26 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Voter turnout in France's close presidential election is above 69 percent in late afternoon, almost as high as the last presidential vote. The Interior Ministry announced Sunday that the...
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Demonstrators sit on the stairs of the concert hall below a European and French flag during the demonstration 'Pulse of Europe' at the Gendarmenmarkt square in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, April 23, 2017. For weeks, people have gathered in several European cities to demonstrate for European unity. (Joerg Carstensen/dpa via AP)
April 23, 2017 - 10:52 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Thousands of people are rallying in Berlin to show their support for the idea of a united Europe and for a pro-European outcome for France's presidential election. The weekly demonstrations...
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Workers prepare voting booths at a polling station in Lyon, central France, Saturday, April 22, 2017. The two-round presidential election will take place on April 23 and May 7. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
April 22, 2017 - 4:21 pm
PARIS (AP) — Early voting began overseas Saturday in France's most nail-biting election in generations, and the 11 candidates seeking to become the country's next president silenced their campaigns as required to give voters a period of reflection. Opinion polls showed a tight race among the four...
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Workers prepare voting booths at a polling station in Lyon, central France, Saturday, April 22, 2017. The two-round presidential election will take place on April 23 and May 7. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
April 22, 2017 - 1:55 pm
PARIS (AP) — Polling stations opened Saturday in France's far-flung overseas territories for the country's unpredictable presidential election as the 11 candidates in the race observed a ban on campaigning. With voting beginning Sunday on the French mainland, the government has mobilized more than...
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Workers prepare voting booths at a polling station in Lyon, central France, Saturday, April 22, 2017. The two-round presidential election will take place on April 23 and May 7. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
April 22, 2017 - 11:02 am
PARIS (AP) — Polling stations opened Saturday in France's far-flung overseas territories — one day earlier than on the mainland — for the country's unpredictable presidential election as the 11 candidates in the race observed a ban on campaigning. France's 10 percent unemployment and the country's...
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Workers prepare voting booths at a polling station in Lyon, central France, Saturday, April 22, 2017. The two-round presidential election will take place on April 23 and May 7. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
April 22, 2017 - 10:21 am
PARIS (AP) — Polling stations opened Saturday in France's far-flung overseas territories — one day earlier than on the mainland — for the country's unpredictable presidential election as the 11 candidates in the race observed a ban on campaigning. France's 10 percent unemployment and the country's...
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