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Protesters try to stop backers of French far-right candidate

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 15:36:09 GMT2017-02-26T15:36:09Z

PARIS (AP) -- Demonstrators in western France have tried to block buses carrying supporters of far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen to a campaign rally....

France opens full fake jobs inquiry into candidate Fillon

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:17:04 GMT2017-02-24T22:17:04Z

PARIS (AP) -- The French financial prosecutor's office decided Friday to open a judicial inquiry surrounding the allegedly fake parliamentary aide jobs that conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon gave to his wife and two of his children, pushing the case to a higher and riskier level for the man hoping to become the next president of France....

France : Le Pen refuses police questioning in jobs probe

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:20:38 GMT2017-02-24T12:20:38Z

PARIS (AP) -- French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen is refusing to submit to police questioning in a probe into her party's use of European Parliament aides....

French centrist candidate Macron: I'm not a bubble

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:29:54 GMT2017-02-24T11:29:54Z

PARIS (AP) -- Centrist French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron started revealing his campaign program at last Friday, saying he wants to slash 60 billion euros in spending but invest 50 billion euros in re-training and other stimulus programs....

French presidency: Green candidate bows out, joins Socialist

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:07:18 GMT2017-02-24T09:07:18Z

PARIS (AP) -- The French environmental party's presidential candidate is giving up his bid and joining the campaign of Socialist Benoit Hamon, in hopes of boosting the floundering left's chances of keeping the Elysee Palace....