It's just the latest cultural event in France to be cancelled over security issues.
Spain has just taken a first, tentative step to unblocking eight months of political paralysis.
New neighbours were startled to hear what they thought was a child crying for help in a small west German town - until police discovered the true birdbrain behind the calls.
UPDATED: A train crashed in southern France on Wednesday afternoon, leaving around 60 people injured, eight severely.
Berlin's public transport company pride themselves on their laid-back attitude to their customers. But a recent incident has prompted them to pull rank.
A Swede has captured what may be the first Northern Lights of the season in this stunning video.
Sweden's government has vowed to clamp down on criminals who set fire to cars after nine consecutive nights of car fires in Malmö and other parts of the country.
A police special forces unit arrested a terror suspect in eastern Germany on Wednesday, Brandenburg state interior minister Dietmar Woidke said.
Germany sought Wednesday to head off a storm over a leaked government document that described Turkey as a "platform" for Islamists.
A man from southern France has been hospitalized after a serious attack by his ex-wife, in which she reportedly torched his genitals.
Can you belieb it? The pop sensation just snapped one of the island's most desirable properties.
Tensions over the migrant situation have grown at the Italy-France border in recent weeks.
"It wasn't the first time."
Police evacuated three camps in Paris today, which were home to between 800 and 900 migrants.
Three young people were injured, two seriously, on Tuesday night after a water taxi in Venice cut through the boat they were on.
French verbs can be a pain in the derrière for beginners, and these are some of the worst.
Is the Brexit proponent really applying for German citizenship? If so, here's where he might fit in.
The world's largest sovereign wealth fund posted positive quarterly results on Wednesday.
Syrian artist Racha Allababidi fell in love with her Swedish librarian. Now the couple are “like peas in a pod”, painting together and learning each others’ languages, as she builds a new life far from her war-torn homeland.
"I've always lived my sexuality naturally, without any anxiety."
Roger Asakil Joya has helped popularize sushi in Norway – can he do the same for Filipino food?
Profits are up but sales are down.
A seven-year-old girl was fighting for her life in a hospital in Zaragoza after being seriously gored when a bull broke through a protective barrier at a festival in Spain.
The canton makes a u-turn after feelings run high in the village of Seelisberg.
"To live in Italy, one must do more than drink coffee. One must understand coffee."
Sweden's population is racing towards the ten million mark, new figures from Statistics Sweden show.
The teenage gunman who murdered nine people before taking his own life in Munich in July had the chance to kill several more people but chose not to, police have revealed.
The second of Siena's two annual horse races took place on Tuesday, watched by huge crowds of locals and tourists alike.
Sweden has seen a ninefold increase over ten years in the number of children using melatonin to help them sleep better.
A German hiker has become the latest to die in the Neustift im Stubaital region of Tyrol in Austria.
"Enough already with these homemade mosques springing up in garages."
The Swiss-Tunisian dual national was arrested at Zurich airport.
First it was Iran, now it's the tiny village of Bressolles in central France.
The couple survived five days in the woods drinking from animal water troughs.
Austria received its first medal in the Rio Olympics yesterday after Thomas Zajac and Tanja Frank won bronze in the sailing.
As an organ donor, the young German Olympic coach who died on Monday in a taxi accident has been able to help four people in need of transplants, German media report.
He admits to doing it but said it was an attempt to save her from her drug addiction.
A journalist and cameraman working at the Olympics for Swiss broadcaster RTS were threatened by a gunman.
Germany's Vice-Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel raised eyebrows Wednesday over a video of him showing the middle finger to a group of far-right protesters.
Most of southern and western France has been slapped with water restrictions.
Austria’s Interior Minister Wolfgang Sobotka is pushing for tougher laws for people who come illegally to Austria to settle as economic migrants.
The politicians noted that recent years have seen a considerable increase in what is known in Italy as "savage" telemarketing.
UPDATED: A 29-year-old man will face charges of attempted murder and rape in an attack on a female jogger.
And they travel further by train than anyone else in the world.
Marcus Cooper Walz has become the fifth athlete to win a gold for Spain in the Summer Olympic Games. But who is he?
German auto parts maker Leoni was punished on the stock market on Tuesday after admitting that fraudsters had walked away with €40 million.
The British government has given the green light for what it called the world's biggest offshore wind farm to be built off the English coast.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras pledged Tuesday to do "whatever is necessary" - including taking legal action - to get Germany to pay damages for the wartime atrocities of Nazi troops.
A surge in the number of Chinese visitors is only one of the reasons that the Cinque Terre, a Unesco world heritage site that is home to some 5,000 people, attracted 2.5 million tourists last year.
Six towns in France are set to have burqini bans - and France's prime minister thinks it's a good move.
An Austrian court remanded nine Iraqi migrants in custody on Tuesday for their alleged involvement in the gang rape of a German tourist on New Year's Eve in Vienna.
Dozens of vehicles were set alight overnight in towns across Sweden.
Do you find it difficult to make the most of a small apartment? Houzz.se's Amanda Strömberg finds seven perfect examples of clever tricks in Sweden.
Worried about having a tight budget as a student in Sweden? The Local rounds up some of the top tricks for saving money while studying there.