EU to react swiftly if Trump slaps tariffs on EU cars

EU to react swiftly if Trump slaps tariffs on EU cars

The European Union says that its reaction will be "swift and adequate" if U.S. authorities conclude that European cars are a threat to national security and should be hit with punitive tariffs.

Trump to say Venezuela's move to democracy is 'irreversible'

Trump to say Venezuela's move to democracy is 'irreversible'

Trump to seek to rally support among the largest Venezuelan community in the U.S. for opposition leader Juan Guaido.

EU states mixed on Trump demand to take back IS fighters

EU states mixed on Trump demand to take back IS fighters

U.S. President Donald Trump's demand that European countries take back their citizens fighting in Syria is receiving a mixed reaction, as nations pondered how to bring home-grown Islamic State extremists to trial.

French judge refuses to block Catholic sex scandal movie

French judge refuses to block Catholic sex scandal movie

A French judge has refused to block the release this week in French cinemas of a movie based on a Catholic sex scandal.

Ancient site linked to Caesar's murder to open to public

Ancient site linked to Caesar's murder to open to public

A complex of ancient temples linked to Julius Caesar's murder will be opened to the public.

Vatican: US prelate accused of abuse not at high court

Vatican: US prelate accused of abuse not at high court

The Vatican says a Holy See lawyer who appeared on a list of American priests credibly accused of sexual abuse isn't currently at the church's supreme court where he holds a top position.

Former Maldives president arrested over money laundering

Former Maldives president arrested over money laundering

A Maldives court has ordered the arrest and detention of former Maldives President Yameen Abdul Gayoom for alleged money laundering.

Brex-split: 7 lawmakers quit Labour over EU, anti-Semitism

Brex-split: 7 lawmakers quit Labour over EU, anti-Semitism

Seven British lawmakers say they are quitting the main opposition Labour Party over its approach to issues including Brexit and anti-Semitism.

Besieged IS militants refuse to surrender, ask for an exit

Besieged IS militants refuse to surrender, ask for an exit

More than 300 IS militants holed up in tiny area in eastern Syria refuse to surrender, trying to negotiate an exit.

Burberry catwalk showcases streetwear, elegant classics

Burberry catwalk showcases streetwear, elegant classics

Victoria Beckham doesn't need celebrities at her fashion shows _ her A-list family provides more than enough star power.

Nadav Lapid's 'Synonyms' wins top prize at Berlin Film Fest

Nadav Lapid's 'Synonyms' wins top prize at Berlin Film Fest

Director Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," a film following a young Israeli man who uproots himself to France, has won the Berlin International Film Festival's top Golden Bear award.

Abe mum on Trump's claim of nomination for Nobel Peace Prize

Abe mum on Trump's claim of nomination for Nobel Peace Prize

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe mum on reports he nominated President Donald Trump for Nobel Peace Prize.

Dutch company fined for exporting turbine parts to Iran

Dutch company fined for exporting turbine parts to Iran

A Dutch company has been convicted of illegally exporting to Iran gas turbine parts that could be used in the manufacture of weapons.

UK-based man charged with inciting attack in Germany

UK-based man charged with inciting attack in Germany

A man living in northeast England has been charged under Britain's terrorism laws with attempting to incite a car, knife and bomb attack in Germany.

Israel-Central Europe summit canceled after Polish pullout

Israel-Central Europe summit canceled after Polish pullout

Poland's prime minister canceled plans for his country to send a delegation to meeting in Jerusalem on Monday after the acting Israeli foreign minister said that Poles "collaborated with the Nazis" and "sucked anti-Semitism from their mothers' milk.".

In Brexit limbo, UK veers between high anxiety, grim humor

In Brexit limbo, UK veers between high anxiety, grim humor

With Britain due to exit the European Union in six weeks and still no certainty about the terms of its departure, supporters and opponents of Brexit are both in a state of high anxiety.

Sex abuse survivors to meet with Vatican summit organizers

Sex abuse survivors to meet with Vatican summit organizers

Organizers of Pope Francis' summit on preventing clergy sex abuse will meet with survivor-activists who have come to Rome to demand an end to decades of cover-up by church leaders.

Study: Ancient European stone monuments spread from Brittany

Study: Ancient European stone monuments spread from Brittany

A new study suggests the practice of building huge stone monuments spread throughout ancient Europe from northwestern France.

Former coal-fired power plant is demolished in Germany

Former coal-fired power plant is demolished in Germany

A long-shut coal-fired power plant in western Germany has been demolished with the help of more than 200 kilos (440 pounds) of explosives.

Kashmir tensions increase as 9 killed in fighting

Kashmir tensions increase as 9 killed in fighting

Officials say four Indian soldiers, two suspected militants and a civilian were killed in a gunbattle in disputed Kashmir, further escalating tensions in the restive region.

The Latest: US Jewish group asks Poland, Israel to stay calm

The Latest: US Jewish group asks Poland, Israel to stay calm

Poland's prime minister says his country is not sending a delegation to a meeting in Jerusalem after the acting Israeli foreign minister said that Poles "collaborated with the Nazis" and "sucked anti-Semitism from their mothers' milk.".

India takes Pakistan to UN's highest court in spying case

India takes Pakistan to UN's highest court in spying case

India has accused Pakistan of an "egregious" breach of the rights of an alleged spy who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court, in a case at the United Nations' highest court that has exacerbated tensions between the longtime rivals.

EU projects center-right group to be top party in May vote

EU projects center-right group to be top party in May vote

The European Parliament has projected which parties will get seats after the Europe-wide May election, predicting that the center-right Christian Democrat EPP group would remain the largest party ahead of the center-left Socialist S&D.

Australia blames 'state actor' for hacking political parties

Australia blames 'state actor' for hacking political parties

Australia's prime minister says a "sophisticated state actor" is behind a cyberattack on Parliament's computing network that affected the networks of major political parties.

Croatian police find body in freezer; could be missing woman

Croatian police find body in freezer; could be missing woman

Croatian police say a body found in a freezer is apparently that of a woman who went missing more than 18 years ago.