UPDATED: Coach Pia Sundhage now has the chance to win a third straight Olympic gold medal.
An 18-month-old boy was killed by two Dogo Argentino, or Argentian Mastiff, dogs in a town near the Sicilian city of Catania on Tuesday.
A special police team has arrested the man believed to have sold a gun via the darknet to the teenager who shot and killed nine people at a shopping centre in Munich in July, local media report.
As yet another town in France moves to ban the burqini, experts argue that such decisions will actually worsen France's relationship with Islam.
Police found dozens of photos of young girls on the man's phone.
When it comes to living costs for students, not all French cities were created equal.
A leaked internal government document accuses the government of supporting terrorist organizations such as Hamas, public broadcaster ARD reports.
Four years after an old woman became an international laughing stock with her botched restoration, she will be celebrated in an opera.
You know when you're enjoying a fika at your Swedish summer house and then suddenly a fox walks up to you and rudely finishes all your coffee?
Forget diets and carb-cutting, you'll need to eat like a horse to avoid being charged extra at these restaurants.
Two migrants were wounded in a shooting after a row in a migrant camp in northern France.
No one seems to know where the French president ended up for the holidays, though many tried to find out.
Solve the housing crisis for starters, says Andreas Hatzigeorgiou from the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce.
Germany winger Marco Reus - who was fined half a million euros in 2014 after it emerged he had been driving for years without a licence - has finally passed his test.
Eight people were injured after two trams collided in the northern Italian city of Trieste on Tuesday.
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A combination of bad weather and a busy helicopter ambulance kept rescuers from retrieving the body for five days.
Figures released by Statistics Denmark on Tuesday revealed a surprising new trend in immigration figures.
A thirteen-year-old boy is feared drowned after he disappeared off the northern coast of France on Monday night.
US presidential candidate Donald Trump has been on the attack against Chancellor Angela Merkel once again. The lies he told about Germany show how dangerous he is.
Spanish actor Will Shephard complained that he was refused entry at the Malaga Fair because he was black.
"The point is this: the time-tested traditions of the Italian kitchen contain more wisdom than any scientific study ever could."
Proponents for dual citizenship tell The Local that “the political winds are definitely changing”.
Deceiving a lover by falsely claiming to be single or divorced is not just rather unpleasant behaviour, but is punishable by law in Italy.
Two hikers died in a fall, while a shepherd lost his life looking for his sheep.
He was fined €190 for closing on a public holiday last month... and he did it again yesterday.
An emergency helicopter carrying an car crash victim to hospital in Austria narrowly avoided a mid-air collision with a drone that flew within metres of the craft.
Italy offers its top athletes generous amounts of prize money if they achieve a medal in the Olympic Games.
Police and bomb disposal experts mobilized after alert by post office staff.
Two groups of walkers in Austria were met with an unwelcome surprise on Saturday after stumbling across giant snakes while out for a stroll.
Sweden has been named the second most innovative country in a global survey.
An Aarhus City Councilwoman and a parliamentary hopeful were in court on Tuesday to face charges of violating Denmark’s immigration laws by housing two African refugees.
The new register will feed into research aimed at better understanding how the virus affects pregnancy.
UPDATED: 80 people were injured in a stampede in southern France, with police still unsure of what exactly caused it.
It's all in the name. Sunseekers really ought to relocate to the Costa del Sol.
Just because Russia is only a stone’s throw away from Norway at spots, doesn’t mean people should take that literally.
Two people have been stabbed on a train in Vorarlberg on Tuesday morning by a German man thought to be mentally ill.
Interior Minister Angelino Alfano warned on Monday that while Italy is working hard to prevent attacks, there is "no such thing as zero risk".
Meanwhile in Dalarna…
Switzerland has been named the world’s most innovative country for the sixth consecutive year.
Nordic Noir, the food scene and lifestyle are some of the things attracting foreign visitors to Sweden.
Keepers at Vienna Zoo announce panda gave birth to twins after discovering second baby a week later.
The attack was the first committed in the name of Isis against a church in the West.
Horrific shooting at Orlando gay nightclub has increased both interest and security concerns.
A German canoe slalom coach died on Monday after he suffered serious head injuries in a taxi accident at the Rio Olympics, team officials said.
Federal investigators probing Volkswagen's diesel emissions cheating scandal have uncovered evidence of criminal wrongdoing, The Wall Street Journal reported Monday, citing sources familiar with the matter.
Areas of southern Austria were pummelled by floods, landslides and half a metre of hailstones yesterday as the region was hit by winter-like conditions.
Police and rescue services struggled on Monday night to cope as cars were torched in cities across Sweden.
France had three universities in the global top 100, and 22 in the top 500.
Long the European capital of techno-driven nightlife, fastidious hipsterdom and low-cost party weekends, Berlin is adding another string to its bow as a vegan haven.
Italy's Elia Viviani broke down in floods of tears in his parents' arms after winning the Olympic cycling men's omnium gold on Monday.
The 27-year-old Swiss national had a home in Liechtenstein.
The keeper was shocked after the attack.
Sweden's Handelsbanken has fired its chief executive, Frank Vang-Jensen.
Sweden should make it easier for foreign PhD students to apply for residency, argue three representatives from two of Sweden's biggest academic associations.
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