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Macron rejects former PM Valls as candidate

Macron , until last year economy minister in the outgoing Socialist administration, has blown apart the traditional political boundaries of French politics by winning the presidential election last Sunday under the banner of his own one-year-old Republic on the Move (REM) party.


Lung cancer drug has 'encouraging' results

Lung cancer drug has 'encouraging' results

It is therefore hard to assess whether Roche could ask regulators for clemency based on the totality of the evidence for Tecentriq in bladder cancer. Last week the US Food and Drug Administration granted the drug its first approval for use in patients with advanced bladder cancer.


US seeks evidence of Haitian crimes as it weighs their stay

US seeks evidence of Haitian crimes as it weighs their stay

An April report by the Immigrant Legal Resource Center on upcoming Temporary Protected Status renewals estimated that the 300,000 Salvadorans, Hondurans, and Haitians now in the country on TPS would add $45.2 billion to the USA economy in a decade.



Southwest passengers get into fistfight

Not at all. Unfortunately two knuckleheads, both black, got into argument which of course led to a WWF brawl breaking out on a Southwest Airlines plane. Last month, United Airlines was caught in controversy after Dr. David Dao was dragged off a flight after he refused to surrender his seat on a flight.


Atletico recognizes it needs to improve to succeed in Europe

Atletico recognizes it needs to improve to succeed in Europe

Atletico are now awaiting the outcome of an appeal to Cas regarding a Federation Internationale de Football Association ban on registering new players, that was punishment for breaking rules on the signing of under-18s. It would sort of be a two-for-one deal as Griezmann would leave and both Vardy and Sanchez could come in, and of course it was Arsene Wenger 's plan to pair Vardy and Sanchez together at Arsenal this season but Vardy rejected the move to remain at Leicester.


Flipkart makes informal offer of $1 billion to acquire Snapdeal

Flipkart makes informal offer of $1 billion to acquire Snapdeal

Several board meetings were held over the past few weeks to resolve this issue. They said a non-binding term sheet with Flipkart could be signed this week and the due diligence for the deal would commence immediately thereafter. Once completed, the Snapdeal - Flipkart deal would mark the biggest acquisition in the Indian e-commerce space and change the sector's landscape. Beleaguered Snapdeal has been struggling with a cash crunch and has also put Freecharge, its digital wallet arm, on the ...