French elections are taking place today, the poll stations opened at 8am and close at 7pm (or 8 pm in some big cities) local time. Early results are expected soon after, at around 6pm GMT.

The two choices that made it through the first round of 11 candidates in April 23 can't be much more different - centrist Emmanuel Macron, pro-business and pro-EU candidate and far-right nationalist Marine Le Pen who is anti-EU, anti-immigration, anti-....

What the two candidates agree on is that big changes are needed, but... continue reading


Stephen John Fry, an English comedian, is investigated for alleged blasphemy in the Republic of Ireland after a claim was made by a viewer saying that...


The election is over and Trump was elected president, but rallies to gain support continue. A pro-Trump group America First Policies is set to start a...


According to law enforcement and other U.S. officials, Trump adviser Carter Page was monitored as part of an investigation into potential links betwee...


New York has become the first state to offer free tuition for students from middle-class families earning $125k or less annually. This means that roug...


According to The Global Burden of Diseases report, smoking might be the cause of roughly 10% of all the deaths worldwide. And half of the smoking deat...


Scottish Parliament is expected to back the new independence vote proposed by Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. The vote will be taking place t...


Based on the latest Gallup poll the approval rating of President Trump has sank to 37%, that means the rating has gone down 8% compared to a week earl...


The new 90-day travel ban on immigration from six countries was blocked this morning by a federal judge in Maryland.


According to estimation by CBO, Congressional Budget Office, Republican version of the new health-care law will leave more than 24 million people with...


Nicola Sturgeon, the leader of the Scottish National Party, said that she will be asking for permission to hold a second referendum on Scottish indepe...


Mike Pence, the vice president of the United States, said that the White House wants to defund Planned Parenthood in the health care bill to replace O...


Australia has energy crisis and Elon Musk has promised to solve it within 100 days. He intends to do it by using Tesla technology to fix the problem t...


But it is not what you think. Even though it claims to be the most exhaustively researched and coherently argued Democrat Party apologia to date, bein...


A man ran through Dusseldorf's main train station with an ax, hitting and injuring 7 people before being apprehended by police.


Scientists have developed a new vaccine created to combat Ebola among chimpanzees and gorillas.


European Parliament has voted to end visa-free travel for Americans for a year due to lack of reciprocity.


Within the last 6 months more than 135,000 EU nationals have applied to live in Britain permanently.


In addition to Melania Trump s cost of living in New York, which depending on sources, costs up to $300 million per year, there are considerable costs...


Arnold Schwarzenegger has announced that he will be giving up his spot as a host of The New Celebrity Apprentice, the role that he took on to replace ...


George W. Bush, the 43rd president of United States, was quiet for eight years when president Obama was in office. Now, however, with president Trump ...


According to former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, President Obama is getting ready to get back to politics after only a month of being away.


President Trump said early this week that he just discovered that health care can be very complicated.


Scientists and their supporters rallied on Copley Square, Boston, on Sunday, as part of the Rally to Stand Up for Science, asking Trump to start belie...


When giving a speech at the Munich Security Conference, Bill Gates said that we have to build an arsenal of new weapons. But contrary to the people, a...


In an interview with NBC host Chuck Todd, McCain said to the host of Meet the Press this - I hate the press. I hate you, especially. But the fact is, ...


While Joseph Muscat, Prime Minister of Malta, claims the new bill is "guaranteeing press freedom," to most IT law experts the law is attacking the ver...


Tony Blair, the former U.K. Prime Minister has announced he will be making a speech today to urge Britons who don't agree with the Brexit plan to rise...


Malaysian police has arrested two women for poisoning the half-brother of Kim Jong Un, North Korean dictator.


A recent study in Canada revealed that heavy snowfall increases heart attack risk for men. And even without going into details, one can make an educat...


Oracle has been suing Google for different things for ages, mainly it's about Android.


Two years ago Sweden started its experiment offering workers the chance to work only six hours a day on full pay.


Betsy DeVos was confirmed as President Trump’s secretary of Education. At the same time a bill was introduced by another Republican to abolish her dep...


Visitors to US might be required to 'voluntarily' share their social media accounts information.


Social network Facebook has made agreements with eight media companies in France to fact check Facebook users news articles. The agreement was made ah...


97 companies, including tech giants such as Google, Apple, and Facebook, and Twitter, have filed an amicus brief in a Washington state court.


A study published by British Medical Journal shows that patients treated by doctors from foreign medical schools may have better chance of surviving t...


Now also Florida Republican congressman Matt Gaetz has expressed his radical opinion on the topic. He wants to eliminate EPA entirely with his propose...


Donald Trump is planning to sign yet another executive order, this time to scale back or cut entirely the Dodd-Frank financial-overhaul law. It's part...


A jury, on the case between Facebook and Zenimax Media, has just made a decision and awarded Zenimax $500 million.


Canada's Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen held a news conference saying that Canada is prepared to offer temporary residency to people stranded by pr...


The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) received a record number of donations over the weekend. According to the organization's Executive Director A...


France has been on the forefront of environmental thinking for a while now with the ban of free plastic bags as well as many other things. Now they ar...


U.S. District Court Judge Ann Donnelly halted removal of people who were detained after Trump's order to ban all immigrants from seven countries enter...


Interior Department staffers were ordered to stop using Twitter last week.


Kerry O'Grady, a senior official with the U.S. Secret Service, maybe be facing disciplinary action for her anti-Trump Facebook posts.


Peace talks over Syrian conflict with rebel leadership will continue in Astana, Kazakhstan. These peace talks are brokered by Iran and Russia backing ...


Pope Francis warned about the rise of populism, a statement that can be easily linked to one man - the newly inaugurated president Trump.


During his first day in office Trump decided to bash the media for deliberately underreporting the size of his inauguration crowd. According to him it...


On Jan 21, 2017, people across the world rallied at women's marches. The biggest one being in Washington, the capital on the Unites States, after Dona...


Mark Zuckerberg, known for his mainly casual attire, wore a suit yesterday. He shocked the public when we attended court to defend Oculus in court.


A group called Citizens Sleuths, based on a evidence of a cheap clip-on tie, have come out with a theory that D.B.Cooper may have been an engineer wor...
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