PARIS (Reuters) – Marine Le Pen’s far-right National Front stunned France’s political elite on Sunday as exit polls put it on track to win European Parliament elections there, with Francois Hollande’s Socialists well behind in third place.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Belgian police were hunting on Sunday for an assailant who shot dead three people at the Jewish Museum in Brussels, and French authorities tightened security at Jewish sites following another attack that prompted fears of a rise in anti-Semitism.
Pro-Russian separatists have threatened to bar more than half of residents in eastern Ukraine from voting in the Sunday presidential election, a crucial turning point for the country’s future, experts said on Friday.
A California National Labor Relations Board judge ruled that a Hooters franchise cannot force its employees to act in a respectful manner toward customers, nor could managers punish employees for insubordination.
The State Department’s Counter Terrorism (CT) Bureau promoted on Friday a controversial Muslim scholar whose organization has reportedly backed Hamas and endorsed a fatwa authorizing the murder of U.S. soldiers in Iraq.
The U.S. Treasury Department on Friday issued new sanctions on an Iranian government official who it says has been instrumental in the censorship and repression of Iranian citizens.