Buckingham Palace needs a taxpayer-funded face-lift if it's to remain fit for the queen.
The British parliament this week gave the green light to new bulk surveillance powers for police and intelligence services that critics have denounced as the most far-reaching of any western democracy.
A 32-year-old Frenchman was sentenced to life in prison on Friday for the brutal rape and murder of an 80-year-old British woman in southwestern France.
President Barack Obama joined the leaders of key European countries in Germany on Friday to discuss an array of security and economic challenges facing the trans-Atlantic partners as the U.S. prepares for President-elect Donald Trump to take office in January.
Clashes between anarchists and Greek police broke out Thursday on the sidelines of a peaceful march to the U.S. Embassy in Athens, in an annual commemoration of a 1973 student uprising that was crushed by the military dictatorship which ruled the country from 1967-74.
U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday will sketch out his vision of democracy at a time of mounting global populism, seeking to soothe European allies anxious over a Donald Trump presidency.1 Comment
Fresh testimony Wednesday from survivors of a deadly shipwreck in the Mediterranean raised the likely death toll for the past 48 hours to 240 people, confirming fears of rescuers who had warned dozens probably died.
Russia's top Olympic official said his country has cleaned up its sports doping problem and should be allowed to return to all international competitions.
Oxford dictionary editors have chosen their word of the year: "post-truth," a term sometimes used to describe the current political climate.
The European Union has unveiled plans for a new system of security checks on travelers permitted to enter Europe without visas to crack down on extremists.