One man died and five others had to be rescued when a boat capsized just off Mehamn, Finnmark on Sunday.
The International Olympic Committee will meet on Monday July 7th to decide if the three bids to host the Winter Games 2022 will be accepted.
Roger Federer insists his agonizing Wimbledon final defeat against Novak Djokovic won't be his farewell to the All England Club.
A 67-year-old American man died after falling 200 metres while hiking in a mountain area near Zermatt, Valais cantonal police said on Sunday.
A new infection carried by ticks has been detected among six patients in Switzerland, according to media reports.
Novak Djokovic won his second Wimbledon tennis title and seventh career major with a 6-7 (7/9), 6-4, 7-6 (7/4), 5-7, 6-4 victory over Roger Federer Sunday, shattering the Swiss star's dream of a record eighth triumph in a titanic struggle.
British former world champion Mark Cavendish was devastated after being forced to pull out of the Tour de France with a separated collarbone, he said on Sunday.
There were long queues and significant delays in both directions of the E18 after six cars were involved in a pile up west of Västerås in eastern Sweden on Sunday.
President Heinz Fischer defended Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to Vienna at the end of June as well as the planned South Stream gas pipeline.
Beer drinkers had to wait a year for promised savings to materialise, but the lower prices now come at a time when other staples have also dropped in price.
Located in Street City, Roskilde Festival's skatepark is a hipster mecca. We sent photographer Bobby Anwar deep into the trenches to see what he could find. Here's his photo report.
Tired of processed and pre-packaged food? There's no excuse for not eating well, if you're willing to try out some of Vienna's specialized food markets. The Local's food correspondent Gaz Smith checks out the choices available, and gives his recommendations. Let them know you read about it in The Local if you visit.
A 24-year-old former dental assistant was sentenced in Salzburg on Thursday to 20 months' conditional imprisonment for practicing dentistry without a license, fraud and commercial assault.
Some 20 cannabis farms have been discovered around the Söderåsen area of southern Sweden in the past year, with youth workers warning that the area has become 'self-sufficient'.
Switzerland has one-upped its European Union neighbours with a free trade deal with China that its politicians and business sector say is crucial to boosting ties with the world's second-largest economy.
A stork that was rescued on Monday has failed to respond to treatment, and had to be euthanized.
Vast crowds of revellers in high heels, wigs and figure-hugging dresses cavorted in the streets of Madrid on Saturday in what was billed as Europe's biggest gay pride parade.
Real Madrid legend Alfredo di Stefano, one of the greatest players in history, is in a coma in hospital after suffering a heart attack Saturday, officials said.
Germany captain Philipp Lahm is desperate to avoid his side becoming the eternal third place team as they plot how to beat Brazil in the World Cup semi-final.
German Marcel Kittel won the opening stage of the Tour de France in the UK on Saturday as home favourite Mark Cavendish crashed in the final sprint and crowds were warned about being too enthusiastic.
Swedish police were forced to take to the water in a rowing boat when they gave chase to naked man in handcuffs who had evaded arrest on suspicion of sexual assualt.