Kiev beer lovers cheered the authorities' decision Tuesday to lift a ban on night-time alcohol sales at stores and kiosks that was imposed by the city's no-nonsense mayor ex-boxing champion Vitaly Klitschko.
Italy's new Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said Monday he will ask parliament to approve a precautionary 20-billion-euro funding package for the country's troubled banks.
France and Australia will sign a multi-billion dollar deal -- which Paris has billed as the "contract of the century" -- for 12 state-of-the-art submarines, their defense ministers said Monday.
The United Kingdom faces a Christmas of discontent as labor unions threaten to disrupt airports, rail services and mail deliveries.
Tourists ride two-wheeled electric vehicles near the Edificio Espana building on the Plaza de Espana square in Madrid on March 19, 2014.
Pensioners march during an anti-austerity rally in Athens, Thursday, Dec. 15.
On a windswept coastline in western Ireland, a sleepy hamlet is preparing one hell of an inauguration party on Jan. 20 when billionaire tycoon and local investor Donald Trump becomes U.S. president.
British Prime Minister Theresa May urged her EU counterparts Thursday to make Brexit "as smooth and orderly ... as possible" as they prepared to discuss the process at a dinner without her.
A survey shows that business activity across the 19-nation eurozone is growing at a relatively strong pace at the end of the year thanks to an upturn in manufacturing.
IMF boss Christine Lagarde faced a grilling Tuesday, the second day of her trial, over the "colossal" damages payout authorized for a tycoon while she was French finance minister.