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So far, the French political campaign has defied each and every prediction. Current president Francois Hollande is not running for re-election, a first in the history of the fifth Republic.
 
5 dead in vehicle, knife attack at British Parliament
A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage in the heart of Britain's seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament. Five people were killed, including the assailant, and 40 others were injured in what Prime Minister Theresa May condemned as a "sick and depraved terrorist attack."
 
Belgium falls silent a year after Brussels attacks
Belgium fell silent Wednesday to mark the first anniversary of the Islamic State suicide attacks in Brussels that killed 32 people, on a day of emotional ceremonies designed to show that the heart of Europe is still beating.
 
Eye of the beholder
The Pink Star diamond, the most valuable cut diamond ever offered at auction, is displayed by a model at Sotheby's auction rooms in London on Monday, March 20. It is the largest internally flawless fancy vivid pink diamond ever graded by the GIA. The diamond, estimated to be worth in excess of US$60 million, will go under the hammer in Hong Kong on April 4.
 
Recycling the world's wastewater, almost all of which goes untreated, would ease global water shortages while protecting the environment, the United Nations said in a major report Wednesday.
 
Minister says man shot by police at UK parliament
The leader of Britain's House of Commons says a man has been shot by police at Parliament. David Liddington also said there were "reports of further violent incidents in the vicinity."
 
Gunshots reported outside UK Parliament
Shots were reported to have been fired close to the UK Parliament building on Wednesday.
 
French minister resigns over probe into daughters' jobs
French Interior Minister Bruno Le Roux resigned Tuesday a few hours after prosecutors opened an investigation into a report that he hired his two daughters for a series of temporary parliamentary jobs, starting when they were 15 and 16 years old.
 
Norway top of world happiness index
If you want to pursue happiness, grab a winter coat.
 
IRA fighter turned politician McGuinness dies
Northern Ireland's former deputy first minister and one-time IRA commander Martin McGuinness has died aged 66, his Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein said on Tuesday.
 
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