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  1. Security tight as France prepares for presidential vote

    04.23 / 03:35 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    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 r…
  2. Social media timeout as French election reaches final stage

    04.22 / 23:23 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    PARIS (AP) — The final hours of many electoral campaigns are frantic affairs, dominated by last-minute pitches, late-breaking polls and massive social media campaigns aimed at drumming up t…
  3. The Latest: French campaigns halt prior to presidential vote

    04.22 / 21:12 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    PARIS (AP) — The Latest on France's presidential race (all times l…
  4. The Latest: Venezuelan protesters cross into western Caracas

    04.22 / 21:12 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times l…
  5. Venezuelans march in memory of those killed in unrest

    04.22 / 21:12 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Thousands of Venezuelans dressed in white, some walking with their hands up, marched Saturday in a silent protest in homage to the at least 20 people killed in unrest generated after the nation's Supreme Court s…
  6. Croatia anti-fascists, Serbs gather at WWII death camp site

    04.22 / 21:12 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatian anti-fascists and Serb minority groups on Saturday held a commemoration ceremony at the site of a notorious World War II death camp, boycotting the official event over alleged government inaction in curbing the surge o…
  7. Pope comforts sister of French priest slain by extremists

    04.22 / 19:15 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    ROME (AP) — Pope Francis on Saturday comforted the sister of an elderly French priest who was slain by Islamic militants in a church in Normandy as the pontiff paid tribute with a special prayer service to the courage o…
  8. Ferry slams into breakwater in Canary Islands, 13 injured

    04.22 / 19:15 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    MADRID (AP) — A large ferry slammed bow-first into a breakwater in the Canary Islands, injuring 13 passengers, Spanish authorities said S…
  9. Croatia anti-fascists, Serbs gather at WWII death camp

    04.22 / 19:15 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatian anti-fascists and Serb minority groups have held a commemoration ceremony at the site of a notorious World War II death camp, boycotting the official event over alleged government inaction to curb the surge of n…
  10. France kicks off presidential vote overseas; security tight

    04.22 / 19:15 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    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 c…
  11. Opposition: airstrikes knock out hospital in Syria's north

    04.22 / 16:20 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    BEIRUT (AP) — An opposition war monitor and media platform say airstrikes have knocked out a medical center in Syria's rebel-held northern p…
  12. Humor, sarcasm at Hungarian anti-govt protest in Budapest

    04.22 / 16:20 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Thousands of Hungarians are attending a "peace march for the government, for Russia and against everything else" organized by the satiric Hungarian Two-Tailed Dog P…
  13. Turkey's justice minister: Time to contest vote results over

    04.22 / 16:20 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's ruling party and the main opposition party kept up their fight Saturday over the results of the referendum on expanding the president's p…
  14. France's overseas territories kick off key presidential vote

    04.22 / 16:20 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    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 campa…
  15. Lebanon army kills wanted IS militant in raid

    04.22 / 15:26 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's army says it has killed a Syrian Islamic militant fighter during a raid in the country's e…
  16. 2 teens die in April avalanche in western Romania

    04.22 / 15:26 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian authorities say two teenagers have died in an avalanche in western Romania after the country was hit by a blast of wintry w…
  17. Divisions, protests erupt at German nationalist convention

    04.22 / 15:26 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Divisions among German nationalists erupted Saturday as delegates from the far-right Alternative for Germany party rejected an appeal by one of their leaders to seek a pragmatic political path instead of turning into a "fundamental o…
  18. French overseas territories begin presidential voting

    04.22 / 15:26 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    PARIS (AP) — Election stations opened Saturday in French overseas territories that are voting first in France's unpredictable presidential election — one day earlier than on the mai…
  19. Afghan officials: 100 casualties in Afghanistan attack

    04.22 / 12:38 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Authorities on Saturday raised the casualty toll to 100 in an attack on a military compound in northern Afghanistan a day earlier by gunmen and suicide bombers wearing army u…
  20. Turkey's justice minister says contesting referendum moot

    04.22 / 12:38 dailyrecordnews.com Dailyrecordnews.com - World
    ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's justice minister slammed the main opposition party on Saturday for contesting the outcome of Sunday's referendum on expanding presidential powers and said there is no judicial path to reverse the r…