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  1. The Latest: Israeli lawmaker urges French to back MacronRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KTMF

    ... living in Israel- a reflection of her unpopularity with Jewish voters. It says center-right candidate Francois Fillon received 60 percent and Macron 31 percent. Former French conservative candidate Francois Fillon says that he has lost his ...

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  2. Untested, undefinable Macron nears pinnacle of French powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Powhatan Today

    ... will advance to the second round. Their enthusiasm only grew when 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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  3. The Latest: Israeli lawmaker urges French to back MacronRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Powhatan Today

    ... Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron.(AP Photo/Thibault Camus) French conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon leaves the stage after addressing his supporters as the first partial official results and polling agencies projections were ...

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  4. Hollande urges French voters to block Le PenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... who have governed for the past half century in favour of the extremes or outsiders. Conservative candidate Francois Fillon was seen as the favourite until January when his campaign was torpedoed by allegations that he gave his British-born wife and ...

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  5. Parliament majority attainable, says Macron's MP selection chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Star Online

    ... who declined to back him have made overtures to Macron. Meanwhile the conservative Republicans candidate Francois Fillon left his party in the lurch and without an effective figurehead when he declined to step down over damaging allegations of ...

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  6. Final French results show Macron on 24.01%, Le Pen 21.30%Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Nation

    ... ults from Sunday's vote, in which the two candidates qualified for a May 7 run-off. Scandal-hit conservative Francois Fillon finished third with 20.01 percent followed by Communist-backed Jean-Luc Melenchon on 19.58 percent.

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    Monday | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... her promises to push back 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, who took ...

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  8. Defeated French conservative Fillon steps back from party roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Reuters

    French conservative Francois Fillon, who failed to make it into the second round of an election for president on Sunday, said on Monday he would step back from any front-line role ahead of parliamentary elections in June. Fillon, a 63-year-old former prime minister, had been favourite to win the presidency until late January, when he was hit by allegations that he was paying his wife and children from public funds for work they had not properly carried out.

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  9. The Latest: Ex-French candidate: No longer has 'legitimacy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KMIR 6

    Former French conservative candidate Francois Fillon says that he has lost his legitimacy after losing in the first round of French presidential election and that he won't lead his party into June's parliamentary election. Fillon, whose campaign was derailed by a scandal of public-funded jobs in favor of his family, says that he will become a mere militant "among the others" again.

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  10. [Ticker] Defeated Fillon retires from French politicsRead the original story

    Monday | EUobserver

    Francois Fillon, who was eliminated from the French presidential election on Sunday, said on Monday that he would not seek a new seat in the lower chamber of the French parliament in the upcoming June elections. He said in a statement that he didn't have "the legitimacy to lead the fight" and that he would become a "simple militant at heart among others" in his centre-right Republicans party.

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  11. France's rejected mainstream unites behind Macron for runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KTMF

    ... think!" Macron came in first in Sunday's vote, with just over 23 percent while Le Pen had 21 percent. Francois Fillon, the scandal-plagued conservative Republicans candidate, came in third with just shy of 20 percent of the vote, just ahead of ...

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  12. A French election is not like a US election.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sic Semper Tyrannis 2005

    ... This is a charming region but not likely to serve as a national political base. And then there was Francois Fillon, a former prime minister and centrist who went downin a classic political mess caused by his own foolishness in hiring his wife and ...

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  13. Francea s rejected mainstream unites behind Macron for runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Medincine Hat News

    ... think!" Macron came in first in Sunday's vote, with just over 23 per cent while Le Pen had 21 per cent. Francois Fillon, the scandal-plagued conservative Republicans candidate, came in third with just shy of 20 per cent of the vote, just ahead of ...

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  14. French stocks soar to near-decade highs as Macron tops pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WFTV Orlando

    ... 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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  15. Macron takes lead in French presidential electionRead the original story

    Monday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... cent, was slightly ahead of the far-left's Jean-Luc Melenchon, who had 19 per cent. However, conservative Francois Fillon, a former prime minister who was embroiled in a scandal over alleged fake jobs, appears to be closing the gap, as is far-left ...

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  16. Asian stocks mixed as investors mull French election outcomeRead the original story

    Monday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... with Macron second, Bloomberg reported, citing the French Interior Ministry. The Republicans (LR) candidate Francois Fillon and independent leftist Jean-Luc Melenchon fell behind with under 20 percent each, while current President Francois ...

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  17. Francea s Historic Presidential Election Results, ExplainedRead the original story

    Monday | Glenn Beck

    ... ed by Le Pen with 21.7 percent of the vote. Far-left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon and conservative candidate Francois Fillon tied for third place with about 19.5 percent each.

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  18. France urged to reject Le Pen in presidential vote run-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KAEF

    ... would signify unity in the country and an acceptance of France's place in the world and its role in Europe. Francois Fillon, the mainstream Republican candidate whose campaign foundered amid corruption allegations, emerged swiftly from his defeat ...

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  19. French political class rallies behind Macron, against Le PenRead the original story

    Monday | EurActiv.com

    ... presidency in the second round run-off. Once the result was known, neither third-place Republican candidate Francois Fillon (19.9%) or fifth-place Socialist candidate Benoit Hamon (6.3%) hesitated to offer their support to the former economy ...

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  20. France votes in cliffhanger presidential election on SundayRead the original story

    Monday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... someone, that would clearly be Marine Le Pen who has dominated this issue throughout the campaign, or Francois Fillon", said Adelaide Zulfikarpasic of the BVA polling institute. "Good that @EmmanuelMacron succeeded with his policy for a strong ...

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