PARIS (AP) - Employees of a major group of French nursing homes on Monday took part in protests across France to call for better pay amid the coronavirus crisis.
LONDON (AP) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plans to announce further lockdown-easing measures were being overshadowed Monday by an outcry over the movements of a senior aide who allegedly flouted restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic.
BERLIN (AP) - A spat was brewing Monday between Germany's federal government and state governors over plans by some regional leaders to end pandemic-related restrictions despite fresh clusters of cases across the country.
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - A German court has ruled that Volkswagen must buy back cars from owners of its diesel cars equipped with software that evaded emissions testing - but consumers must accept the current value of the car based on the mileage they drove since buying it, not the purchase price.
Struggling Brussels Airlines will restart commercial flights next month with a significantly downsized summer schedule following a 12-week interruption due to the coronavirus.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Polish President Andrzej Duda on Monday appointed a judge backed by the right-wing ruling party to be the new head of the Supreme Court, marking apparent victory in years of government efforts to take control of the court.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece restarted regular ferry services to its islands Monday, and cafes and restaurants were also back open for business as the country accelerated efforts to salvage its tourism season.
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - A key indicator of German business outlooks bounced upward in May as more businesses and activities re-opened - but the index remained far below normal readings as Germany faced a long journey toward full recovery from the coronavirus downturn.
BERLIN (AP) - The European Union's top diplomat has called for the bloc to have a "more robust strategy" toward China amid signs that Asia is replacing the United States as the center of global power.
ISTANBUL (AP) - Turkey's health minister on Sunday announced 32 new deaths from COVID-19, bringing the death toll in the country to 4,340.
BERLIN (AP) - Europeans soaked up the sun where they could, taking advantage of the first holiday weekend since coronavirus restrictions were eased, while governments grappled with how and when to safely let in foreign travelers to salvage the vital summer tourist season.
MOSCOW (AP) - An alligator that many people believe once belonged to Adolf Hitler has died in the Moscow Zoo.
LONDON (AP) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Sunday he wouldn't fire his chief aide for allegedly violating the national coronavirus lockdown rules that he helped to create.
BERLIN (AP) - A German state governor's proposal to end blanket coronavirus restrictions in his region, which would be a first for the country after a comparatively successful response to the pandemic, drew mounting criticism Sunday from other officials.
MINSK, Belarus (AP) - About 1,000 protesters denouncing authoritarian Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko's seeking of another term in an upcoming election have held the largest opposition demonstration of the year in the capital Minsk.
MOSCOW (AP) - The body of a member of the Ukrainian parliament was found Saturday in his office, police said.
LONDON (AP) - The British government dug in Saturday to defend Prime Minister Boris Johnson's top adviser, Dominic Cummings, for traveling more than 250 miles (400 kilometers) to his parents' house during a nationwide lockdown at a time when he suspected he had the coronavirus.
ISTANBUL (AP) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump spoke Saturday on the phone to discuss the coronavirus pandemic, bilateral relations and regional developments.
Several thousand followers of Spain's far-right Vox party gathered Saturday in their cars and on motorbikes in the center of Madrid and other Spanish cities to protest the Spanish government's handling of the nation's coronavirus crisis.
MINSK, Belarus (AP) - Members of a far-right group threw fireworks and smoke bombs and clashed Saturday with security guards at the headquarters of Ukraine's largest Russia-friendly political party.