LONDON (AP) - A woman with Down syndrome lost a court challenge against the British government Thursday over a law allowing the abortion up until birth of a fetus with the condition.
TODOQUE, Canary Islands (AP) - The advance of lava from a volcanic eruption in Spain's Canary Islands has slowed significantly, raising fears Thursday that it might fan out further across the land and destroy more homes instead of flowing into the sea.
LONDON (AP) - The European Union unveiled plans Thursday that would require smartphone makers to adopt a single charging method for mobile devices.
BRUSSELS (AP) - A top European Union legal adviser said Thursday that software installed in Volkswagen cars to alter the amount of pollutants coming out of their exhaust pipes in hot or cold weather and at high altitude doesn't conform to the 27-nation bloc's laws.
BERLIN (AP) - Germans go to the polls on Sunday to elect a new parliament and produce a new German leader after 16 years of having Angela Merkel at the helm. Merkel decided not to run for a fifth term and the election campaign has largely focused on the three candidates hoping to succeed her.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - Denmark is siding with the United States in the dispute with its fellow EU member France over a major Indo-Pacific defense deal.
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) - Tunisian President Ka├»s Saied issued presidential decrees bolstering the already near-total power he granted himself two months ago.
BERLIN (AP) - After three-and-a-half weeks on a hunger strike, Henning Jeschke is frail and gaunt, but determined to go on, still hoping to pressure the three candidates for chancellor of Germany into meeting him for a debate about the climate crisis ahead of Sunday's general election.
REYKJAVIK , Iceland (AP) - Climate change is top of the agenda when voters in Iceland head to the polls for general elections on Saturday, following an exceptionally warm summer and an election campaign defined by a wide-reaching debate on global warming.
OEIRAS, Portugal (AP) - As Portugal closes in on its goal of fully vaccinating 85% of the population against COVID-19 in nine months, other countries in Europe and beyond want to know how it was accomplished.
PARIS (AP) - The most significant rift in decades between the United States and France seemed on the mend Wednesday after French President Emmanuel Macron and President Joe Biden got on the phone Wednesday to smooth things over.
MILAN (AP) - Italy's fashion capital is again alive with the sound of shoppers swarming boutiques and editors filling socially distanced fashion week venues, a sign of a light at the end of the pandemic tunnel.
SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain (AP) - Taking center stage in a prestigious Spanish film festival to receive a top career award, actor Johnny Depp presented himself as a victim of the "cancel culture" that, he said, has spread across the cinema industry.
MILAN (AP) - Nigeria-born designer Joy Meribe opened Milan Fashion Week on Wednesday with her debut runway collection, a concrete success for a movement to promote diversity in Italian fashion just a year after launching.
LONDON (AP) - A coroner presiding over an inquest into the death of British woman who was poisoned by a Soviet-developed nerve agent after an attack targeting a Russian ex-spy said Wednesday that she wants the probe to be turned into a public inquiry so she can examine Russia's possible involvement.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - A region in southern Poland revoked an anti-LGBT resolution Wednesday under the threat of losing European Union funding.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The European Union's top diplomat urged Iran to return to talks on its nuclear program while the country's foreign minister reiterated Tehran's "willingness to resume negotiations" during a meeting at the United Nations, the EU said Wednesday.
TODOQUE, Canary Islands (AP) - A wall of lava up to 12 meters (40 feet) high bore down on a Spanish village Wednesday as islanders scrambled to save what they could before the molten rock swallowed up their homes following a volcanic eruption.
ROME (AP) - The uncle of an 18-year-old woman who disappeared months ago in Italy after refusing an arranged marriage in Pakistan was detained Wednesday on the outskirts of Paris, according to Italian authorities who fear the teenager may be dead.
LONDON (AP) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson conceded Wednesday that a post-Brexit trade deal with the U.S. was not imminent as he voiced confidence that the decades-long U.S. ban on imports of British lamb would be lifted.