Two young, barely literate shepherds who had visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago in Fatima, a Portuguese site now a global draw for pilgrims, were declared saints Saturday by Pope Francis.
Mauno Koivisto, Finland's last president during the Cold War who led the Nordic nation out of the shadow of its huge eastern neighbor, the Soviet Union, and into the European Union, died Friday at the age of 93.
Tensions over president-elect Emmanuel Macron's bid to redraw France's political map burst into the open Friday as a key ally was briefly angered ahead of crucial parliamentary elections next month.
Tens of thousands of Catholic faithful await the high-security arrival of Pope Francis in Fatima on Friday as the Portuguese holy site marks 100 years since the Virgin Mary reportedly appeared to child shepherds.
Britain's National Cyber Security Center said Saturday teams are working "round the clock" to restore hospital computer systems after a global cyberattack that hit dozens of countries forced British hospitals to cancel and delay treatment for patients.
A Serbian activist on Wednesday threw a pie in the face of French intellectual Bernard-Henri Levy at a showing of his film "Peshmerga" in Belgrade.
Members of the All-Workers Militant Front, a Greek communist labor union, shout slogans in Athens, Thursday, May 11, after members occupied the Finance Ministry building to draw attention to a general strike taking place that day against new pension and tax break cuts promulgated by the government at the behest of Greece's EU-IMF creditors.
Two days after her aunt Marine Le Pen suffered a resounding defeat to centrist Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election, National Front (FN) lawmaker Marion Marechal-Le Pen said Tuesday she was quitting politics -- for now.
British Prime Minister Theresa May gave a first television interview alongside her husband Tuesday, sidelining Brexit to talk about family -- and shoes -- in a bid to soften her image ahead of the election.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, foreground second left, waves while holding a portrait of his father Vladimir Spiridonovich Putin as he walks among other people carrying portraits of relatives who fought in World War II, with Russian and Soviet flags, during the Immortal Regiment march at the Red Square in Moscow, Russia,.....