The Italian Cup final between Fiorentina and Napoli was delayed on Saturday following pre-match shootings, with reports suggesting four men had been injured, one seriously.
Robert Lewandowski played his last home match for Borussia Dortmund on Saturday -- then said he wants to sign off by beating future employers Bayern Munich in the German Cup final.
A new survey has revealed that half of Swedes are no longer keen on pursuing nuclear power in the wake of the Fukushima meltdown in Japan in 2011.
US Attorney General Eric Holder met with his counterpart from Switzerland on Friday as investigators crack down on Swiss banks that help US customers avoid paying taxes.
Karl Hopfner was voted in as Bayern Munich president Friday, succeeding Uli Hoeneß who could be welcomed back by the German giants once he has served a prison sentence for fraud.
Shocked relatives and friends of an Algerian who was kicked out of France for allegedly recruiting jihadists to go to Syria said Friday they believed he was innocent.
Carrefour, the world's second largest retailer, is working on a plan to exit India, media reports said Saturday, amid political uncertainty about the future of multi-brand retail in the South Asian giant.
Police in southern Sweden are taking to social media in order to find new homes for rescued dogs, after a similar experiment last year in another part of the country proved successful.
International observers, including four Germans, captured in eastern Ukraine a week ago have been released.
Switzerland announced on Friday that it had added the names of 15 top Russian officials and pro-Moscow separatists to a blacklist of individuals seen as prime movers in the Ukraine crisis.
Athletic Bilbao ensured they will be Spain's fourth representative in the Champions League next season with a 3-0 win over Rayo Vallecano on Friday.
Pope Francis told the first meeting of a newly-formed Vatican committee to reform Catholic Church finances that it should aim for transparency and helping the needy on Friday.
France has suspended imports of live pigs from the United States, Canada, Mexico and Japan to try to prevent the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea virus entering the country, the French agriculture ministry announced on Friday.
US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel admitted on Friday that differences remained in a damaging row over US spying which has strained their personal and diplomatic relationship.
The couple suspected of killing an 8-year-old girl in southern Sweden on Walpurgis night (Valborg) are being remanded in custody suspected of probable cause for murder.