Italy’s former Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini is among the world’s most powerful women, according to a ranking compiled by the magazine, Forbes.
A man was shot by police in Malmö city centre after he charged them wielding a knife, according to a witness.
The most high-profile member of Berlin’s hacker community, Jacob Appelbaum, has been forced to deny accusations of sexual harassment and rape.
A new website offers "training" for getting into Berlin's most notorious club.
Lens is one of the ten host cities in France for the Euro 2016 tournament. Find out more about the city here.
Saint-Etienne is one of the ten host cities in France for the Euro 2016 tournament. Find out more about the city here.
Lyon is one of the ten host cities in France for the Euro 2016 tournament. Find out more about the city here.
Toulouse is one of the ten host cities in France for the Euro 2016 tournament. Find out more about the city here.
Balthazar the rooster, much loved in France for his emblematic appearances at national sporting events, has been banned from the upcoming Euro 2016 football championships, but owner Clement Tomaszewski says he will ignore the ban.
Bordeaux is one of the ten host cities in France for the Euro 2016 tournament. Find out more about the city here.
As crowds waited to gain entrance to the Swedish Royal Palace on Swedish National Day, they were greeted by the first public appearance of Prince Alexander, the snoozing seven-week-old son of Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia.
Angela Merkel has rebuked Recep Tayyip Erdogan after he accused German MPs of Turkish heritage of having connections to terrorism.
After spending three years in Berlin, Tom Barfield realized there were more than a few things about the Hauptstadt that got on his nerves.
Marseille is one of the ten host cities in France for the Euro 2016 tournament. Find out more about the city here.
It will be the US President's first visit to Spain.
Lille is one of the ten host cities in France for the Euro 2016 tournament. Find out more about the city here.
Paris is one of the ten host cities in France for the Euro 2016 tournament. Find out more about the city here.
Ukraine intelligence services claimed on Monday they had thwarted a plot to carry out a wave of attacks at Euro 2016. As skeptical French authorities investigate those claims, here’s what we know.
An increasing number of Danish parents are requesting that their sons be treated with growth hormone so that they will be taller adults.
Watch out on Spain's beaches this summer as jellyfish numbers are on the rise.
Ventimiglia, on the Italy-France border, saw chaotic scenes at the height of last summer's migrant crisis.
Hundreds stood in solidarity with asylum seekers at a rally on Sunday after a recent arson attack on a refugee centre.
Nice is one of the ten host cities in France for the Euro 2016 tournament. Find out more about the city here.
A Norwegian-Romanian whose battle with the Norwegian Child Welfare Services spurred protests around the globe will get all five of their children back.
The populist party are on course to take control of Rome later this month.
Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven launched his Swedish National Day speech in Botkyrka by declaring how lucky he was to be born in Sweden. Löfven also talked about the importance of empathizing with strangers.
An Austrian woman is going to live rent-free for two years after winning the largest prize in a treasure hunt held in Vienna over the weekend.
Another 2,000 migrants were cleared out of a makeshift camp in Paris on Monday. The 23rd operation of its kind in the last year.
A Russian man and his much younger Italian lover were discovered dead on a yacht containing "huge" amounts of drugs, as well as alcohol and sex toys.
A Swedish man who was attending the Rock in Vienna festival in Austria has drowned after going for a swim in a channel of the Danube river.
Not the warmest of welcomes for France's Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron.
Geneva residents vote in favour of a bridge or tunnel over the lake.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a drone!
The 28-year-old was found dead alongside a Russian man.
Two men drowned in Vienna’s Neue Donau on Sunday evening in separate incidents, including a Swedish man who was attending the Rock in Vienna festival.
The highest elected official in the land, President Joachim Gauck, said on Monday he will not run for a second term due to the encroaching weathers of time.
The 25-year old holidaymaker plummeted to her death from a 12th floor balcony while her young daughter was in the next room.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes no secret of his lofty opinion of himself and according to his childhood club it is a longstanding trait of the Swedish superstar.
Authorities in Ukraine claim a Frenchman they arrested with an arsenal of weapons and explosives was plotting to carry out 15 terror attacks in France before and during Euro 2016. French authorities remain skeptical.
“Utopia did not convince”. The Local examines why.
Media reports in recent months have suggested that the financial capital on the Main could steal London's banking thunder if Britain votes to leave the EU. But it's not the only city in the running.
Despite concerns, a new international survey shows that Denmark's reputation has not taken a hit from negative media coverage.
Hundreds of firemen continued to battle “catastrophic” weather conditions in parts of Austria over the weekend as the rain became so severe it brought down a crane on a building site.
Its birth was live-streamed around the world.
Gianluca Buonanno, a right-wing politician famous for making a series of insulting stunts in both the Italian and European parliaments, died in a car crash on Sunday evening, aged 50.
Definitely not 'beach weather'.
Areas south of Paris saw the worst devastation from what have been described as the worst floods in over a century.
A gunman shot and killed a cyclist in Hamburg on Sunday afternoon and is now on the run.
UPDATED: Rail traffic in France remained hugely disrupted on Monday as workers continued to strike for a sixth consecutive day.
In one Bavarian town, fierce rivalry between Germany's biggest sports brands means some people won't be cheering Die Mannschaft in this year's Euro championship.
Switzerland’s largest party, the right-wing Swiss Peopl's Party (SVP), lost its campaign against asylum reform this weekend.
Three others are being charged separately in juvenile court for the rape of the 52-year-old Dane.
American rapper Freddie Gibbs has been arrested in France in connection to an alleged rape attack that took place in Austria last year.
A report that Norwegian politicians agreed to ban the sale of diesel and petrol-powered cars by 2025 quickly flew around the world, but it is “not correct”. At least not yet.
German MPs of Turkish origin faced death threats from people loyal to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the weekend after voting to declare Ottoman masacres of Armenians a genocide.
The bull was filmed running down a dual carriageway in Oviedo.
It could be a while before Paris and other parts of France are back to normal.
Anti-establishment candidate Virginia Raggi easily took the lead in the first round of the Rome mayoral race, partial results showed on Monday, dealing a setback to Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's ruling party.
Put together the perfect Swedish dinner using these top-three regional delicacies from all corners of Sweden.
French winemakers are winning a battle to prove that rosé wine really is worthy of its place at a French dining table.
This week The Local chats to Ceinwen Atkinson, founder of Bucket List Map.