An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.7 rocked the South Pacific, triggering a tsunami warning.
Early runoff results show wins for former President Nicolas Sarkozy's coalition and gains for the far-right National Front.
The president's policies are "not going in the right direction," retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn said in a TV interview.
A major petroleum supplier says its tankers are traveling safely in waters near the horn of Africa.
With an economy in tatters, people fleeing the war depend on the kindness of strangers. For some, it works remarkably well.
The soldiers on the front line in Tikrit have no idea where ISIS, their enemy, actually is.
"I believe what's happening to our country is that there's a moral erosion of the soul of America."