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  1. France's rejected mainstream unites for Macron over Le PenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KAUZ

    ... didn't do the work - intellectual, ideological and political - on what the left is, and we paid the price." Francois Fillon, the scandal-plagued conservative Republicans candidate, fared marginally better, coming in third with just shy of 20 percent ...

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  2. French Israelis vote 60% for Fillon, 4% for Le PenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... of voting on May 7. French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party, Francois Fillon delivers a statement to the press at his campaign headquarters in Paris on April 21, 2017. (Patrick KOVARIK / AFP) Some 135 ...

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  3. Le Pen attacks Macron on security ahead of French presidency runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... interests of French workers against "rampant globalisation". Still, two defeated candidates - conservative Francois Fillon and Socialist Benoit Hamon - did not even wait for Sunday's count to urge their supporters to rally behind Macron and thwart ...

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  4. French stocks soar to near-decade highs as Macron tops pollRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... taught anything, it's that nothing is over until all the votes have been cast. After all, a few months ago, Francois Fillon, the candidate from the center-right Les Republicains, was favorite to succeed Hollande before a scandal involving his wife's ...

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  5. France is trying to stop Marine Le Pen at all costsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... didn't do the work - intellectual, ideological and political - on what the left is, and we paid the price." Francois Fillon, the scandal-plagued conservative Republicans candidate, fared marginally better, coming in third with just shy of 20 percent ...

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  6. The French in Slovakia would opt for Macron; analyst sees him as winner, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Slovak Spectator

    French citizens who live and/or work permanently in Slovakia made Emmanuel Macron their winner of presidential election's first round, while Francois Fillon ended second. Among French citizens in Slovakia, Macron received 141 votes and Fillon 96 votes on April 23, in the first round of the French presidential election; the second round is slated for May 7, as none of the candidates got the necessary 50+ percent of vote.

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  7. French election: Emmanuel Macron in pole position to become presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The First Post

    ... is guaranteed, says Le Parisien . In the final days of the campaign, Macron's lead over fellow candidates Francois Fillon and Jean-Luc Melenchon shrank dramatically as Macron-mania gave way to anxieties about his meteoric rise and glibly centrist ...

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  8. Macron pledges to unite France as defeated opponents rally behind his ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... led his Front National challenger Ms Le Pen (21.7 per cent) by two per cent, with scandal-plagued Gaullist Francois Fillon and far-left challenger Jean-Luc Melenchon tied in third on 19.5 per cent. Socialist candidate Benoit Hamon trailed in a ...

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  9. French urged to reject Le Pen in presidential vote runoffRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Nerve News

    ... that neither of France's main left-wing or right-wing parties has had a candidate in the second round. Francois Fillon, the mainstream Republican candidate whose campaign foundered amid corruption allegations, emerged swiftly from his defeat with ...

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  10. Macron 'to beat Le Pen with 61% of the vote in run-off'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... thought that Le Pen's chances of winning the second round are limited as supporters for Republican candidate Francois Fillon, who conceded but has gained 19.9 per cent of the votes, will support Macron. However, far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon, ...

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  11. Don't Laugh, But France Really Might Reform This TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... be greater still. Does it matter that this adds up to less than the "electro-shock therapy" promised by Francois Fillon? Not really. I've  argued before that an improved picture for euro-zone growth has already boosted corporate earnings ...

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    9 hrs ago | Digby

    ... Le Pen defeated still have their chance. She is the underdog in the runoff. Defeated conservative candidate Francois Fillon who drew 20 percent of the vote called on his supporters to rally behind Macron the centrist and against Le Pen : "Extremism ...

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  13. Macron-Le Pen Runoff Stirs Hope, Anxiety, Alarm in French VotersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... runs a furniture business in Strasbourg. In Paris for a business meeting on Monday, Hane said he voted for Francois Fillon, the center-right candidate eliminated in the first round. He says he'll vote for Macron on May 7 and hopes he'll encourage ...

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  14. Macron-Le Pen and the death of left and rightRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Spiked

    ... to the established parties this presidential race represents still cannot be underestimated. Last November, Francois Fillon pipped the favourite, Alain JuppA , to the post in the Les RA publicains primary, and was on track to become the ...

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  15. French Voters Shun Political Parties, Sending Macron, Le Pen To Presidential RunoffRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... numbers trickled in, Macron had nearly 24 percent of the vote, followed by Le Pen at around 22 percent. Francois Fillon, the only establishment candidate among the front-runners, appeared tied for third place with left-wing politician Jean-Luc ...

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  16. Continue reading Centrist Macron faces unprecedented challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... to the second round. Their enthusiasm only grew when major rivals Socialist Benoit Hamon and conservative Francois Fillon conceded defeat, then urged voters to vote for Macron in the runoff in order to defeat Le Pen. In an American-style move ...

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  17. The French 'Political Class' Gets Crushed - On The SurfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    According to preliminary results of the presidential election in France, the two candidates that came out on top during today's first round and therefore made it into the second round, to be contested on May 7, are Marine Le Pen, leader of the right-wing anti-euro and anti-EU Front National , and Emmanuel Macron, leader of the centrist, pro-EU movement En Marche , which he founded just last year. This is the first time since the beginning of the Fifth Republic in 1958 that no candidate from the major establishment parties made it to the second round, and that neither of the two winning candidates are backed by parties that have ever held the presidency.

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    11 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... The figures put Macron on 23.75 percent of votes and Le Pen on 21.53 percent, followed by conservative Francois Fillon at 19.91 percent and far-leftist Jean-Luc Melenchon on 19.64 percent, the ministry said in a statement. Two new opinion polls ...

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  19. Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Markets surge as Macron and Le Pen win the French vote, China's the odd one out, and Trump gets close to wrapping up his first 100 days. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about today. The first round of voting in the French presidential election saw centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right nationalist Marine Le Pen make it through to the second round runoff scheduled for May 7. Republican candidate Francois Fillon , who came in third, backed Macron for the May vote, with early polls suggesting he would beat Le Pen by more than 20 percentage points .  Emmanuel Macron's victory in the vote has led to a huge relief rally across markets.

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  20. France's Macron bills himself the 'patriots' candidate' vs Le PenRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Le Pen in the ongoing French elections. Beaten candidates such as socialist Benoit Hamon and conservative Francois Fillon were quick to give their support to Macron for the second round in an attempt to block the anti-EU, populist Le Pen from ...

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