Europe

Merkel bolstered by refugee decline ahead of election campaign

BERLIN — Germany’s influx of asylum seekers fell by about two thirds…

 

Islamic State’s lasting grip is a new hurdle for Europe, US

PARIS — The girl, speaking in the lilting accent of southern France,…

 

Several arrests made in relation to Brussels attacks

BRUSSELS — Belgian authorities say several arrests have been made in relation…

 

Pope at Easter recalls victims of ‘blind, brutal terrorism’

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis tempered his Easter Sunday message of Christian…

Europe still reveling in ‘Final Countdown’

Joey Tempest’s Swedish rock juggernaut Europe is not only going strong after…

Stargazers ready for rare event in supermoon eclipse

LOS ANGELES — Stargazers are about to get a double celestial treat…

Razor-lined boxcar marks Hungary’s new border for migrants

ROSZKE, Hungary — Hungary deployed a boxcar bristling with razor wire to…

Germany implements temporary border checks to limit migrants

BERLIN — Germany introduced temporary border controls Sunday to stem the tide…

Migrants finding little sympathy in Hungary for their plight

BUDAPEST, Hungary — A makeshift camp of thousands from the Middle East,…

Migrants flow west on Hungarian trains; 13,000 reach Austria

HEGYESHALOM, Hungary — Hungarian police stood by as thousands of migrants hopped…

Image of dead child on beach haunts and frustrates the world

The photo of the dead 3-year-old Syrian boy on a Turkish beach…

Europe’s migrant crisis brings new death by land and sea

VIENNA — Death and desperation mounted in Europe's migrant crisis Friday as…

Greece accepts harsh new bailout terms, vows swift vote

ATHENS, Greece — Greece agreed to harsh terms for a new three-year…

Greece proceeds with vote plan as creditors rebuff overture

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Greek government vowed Wednesday to go ahead…

The euro's tumbling – here's why

The euro is notching one milestone after another as it drops against…

Europe completes another Ryder Cup victory

GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Europe added another layer of Ryder Cup dominance on…

Vodafone report sparks global surveillance debate

Telecommunications company Vodafone's report on government surveillance of its customers in 29…

Cellphone operator reveals scale of gov't snooping

Government snooping into phone networks is extensive worldwide, one of the world's…

Google faces up to image problem in Europe

As Google bowed to a European court ruling to consider users' claims…

Europe larger Bay Area trading partner than China, study says

China, only surpassed by the United States in economic output, is one…