For the first time in modern French history, neither candidate is from a major party.
In France, Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen advanced to the second round of the presidential election. Germans vote in key elections later this year. The votes are a critical test for establishment candidates and parties.
The main contenders for the presidency have sharply differing visions of France’s future.
The right-wing presidential candidate tried to use her gender to dispel memories of her party’s toxic past. But some legacies are hard to shake.
Britain’s formal separation from the European Union, Trump’s presidential privileges, new Manafort allegations, and more
The far-left Socialist leader is seen as a long shot in next month’s presidential contest.
The delay fit the pattern of previous statements from the group.
The parliamentary government that allowed Geert Wilders’s rise may also be the one that suppressed his victory.
Can the Dutch prime minister’s center-right party forestall a Geert Wilders victory?
The far-right politician is hoping to ride the populist momentum in the Dutch elections.
The far-right candidate leads in French polls, but her challenges may prove insurmountable.
The military is targeting militants after a suicide bombing at a Sufi shrine.
The former economy minister’s surge in popularity makes him the front-runner—for now.
The Ohio-based Arab American group has been linked to the Assad regime and called anti-Semitic—charges its leader rejects.
The year-long inquiry uncovered “systemic” violations of Chicago residents’ civil rights.
Authorities say the mandatory lessons involving both boys and girls are necessary for integration, but not everyone agrees.
Russia said it won’t expel American diplomats in retaliation for U.S. sanctions, President Obama added to his environmental legacy, 2016 drew to a close, and more.
The U.S. issued sanctions against Russia for alleged cyberattacks, fans remembered Debbie Reynolds, a new ceasefire was announced in Syria, and more.
John Kerry had some harsh words for Israel, Donald Trump claimed victory on a jobs outlook that may not last, scientists and civil-rights advocates braced for a conservative administration, and more.
Fans remembered Carrie Fisher, Russia investigated the cause of a plane crash, scientists determined how to address President-elect Donald Trump’s climate change denial, and more.