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The far right made big gains in European elections. What’s…

Posted by June 10, 2024

BRUSSELS -- For decades, the European Union — which has its roots in the defeat of Nazi Germany and fascist Italy — confined the nationalist far right to th

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Macron hopes to contain far right in national elections after…

Posted by June 10, 2024

The surge of the far right in France in elections for the European Parliament was widely expected. What came next was n

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The main takeaways after the far right rocks European politics

Posted by June 10, 2024

BRUSSELS -- A four-day election has shaken the foundations of the European Union, with the far right rocking ruling parties in France and Germany, the bloc’s

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The far right’s election gains rattle EU’s traditional powers, leading…

Posted by June 10, 2024

BRUSSELS (AP) — Far-right parties rattled the traditional powers in the European Union with major gains in parliament

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French President Macron calls a snap legislative election after defeat…

Posted by June 9, 2024

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron said Sunday he was dissolving the National Assembly and calling a snap

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German far right gains as governing parties decline, but conservatives…

Posted by June 9, 2024

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s unpopular governing parties sank to feeble results and the far-right Alternative for German

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Orbán’s party takes most votes in Hungary’s EU election, but…

Posted by June 9, 2024

BUDAPEST, Hungary -- Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s nationalist party took the most votes in Sunday’s European Parliament elections but sharply un

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Millions will vote on Europe’s super Sunday; surveys suggest a…

Posted by June 9, 2024

BRUSSELS -- Tens of millions across the European Union voted Sunday in EU parliamentary elections in a massive exercise of democracy that is expected to shift t

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Assault on Danish prime minister is the latest in a…

Posted by June 8, 2024

WARSAW, Poland -- Slovakia's prime minister was shot multiple times in an assassination attempt last month and still faces a long recovery. The Danish prime min

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Your time is up, Italy’s hard-right leader tells EU center…

Posted by June 8, 2024

ROME (AP) — Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni joined voters in Italy and a half dozen European Union nations in casting a

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The Europe Central Bank jumps ahead of the Fed in…

Posted by June 6, 2024

FRANKFURT, Germany -- The European Central Bank cut its key interest rate Thursday by a quarter point, moving ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve as central banks

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