Three Austrian teenagers have been given custodial terms for trying to join the Islamic State extremist group in Syria.
Mariano Rajoy used his meeting with Theresa May to reassure Brits living in Spain and the British companies that invest here, that their rights would be protected post-Brexit.
Two people are being investigated for unlawful conduct towards public officials following the unrest caused by the release of five rape suspects last week.
The storm has already battered southern France and it is predicted to get worse.
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi this week approved measures to rebuild the central Italian towns affected by August's earthquake - but what exactly will the recovery plan include?
The best events for international residents on Culture Night in Copenhagen on Friday, October 14th.
On Wednesday the German government agreed on a draft law to severely curtail social benefits for EU citizens. Who does it apply to, and how does it differ from the UK's previous attempts to hinder immigration?
If you noticed that your property taxes have gone up, then you're not alone.
'He should have gotten it 40 years ago.'
Catalonia's former separatist chief Artur Mas will stand trial for staging a symbolic independence vote, judicial authorities said on Thursday, just weeks after the Spanish region's current president promised a referendum.
Dario Fo was one of the leading figures in modern farce and political theatre, whose brilliant satire earned him both a rebuke from the Vatican and the literary world's highest honour.
The missing include a two-year-old boy, whose mother described seeing the toddler fall into the sea.
A 60-year-old man drowned when his car was swept away in a flash flood on the coast north of Barcelona.
It's about time the French started looking on the bright side.
The court ruled that Italy fails to offer "fair and adequate" compensation for victims of violence.
The 2016 Nobel Literature Prize winner's work has bridged the gap between poetry and music. The Local spoke to the head of the Swedish Academy about their choice.
The Rhine river, a major shipping waterway through western Germany, is experiencing worringly low water levels, causing problems for vessels along the major shipping route.
The plan has been updated to cater for new areas experts believe to be 'high-risk'. But how do you evacuate 700,000 people in 72 hours?
According to a new report, Rosenborg is involved in talks that would see major teams from Scandinavia, the Netherlands, Belgium and Scotland form a new multinational football league.
Could major teams from Scandinavia, the Netherlands, Belgium and Scotland form a new multinational league?
France is on the wrong track, say 90 percent of French people - which earns them the title of the world's gloomiest population.
Some 100 African migrants managed to clamber over the fence between Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Melilla on Thursday under heavy rain, police said, in the latest rush onto the border system.
"I'm the happiest woman in the world," said the 62-year-old Spanish doctor who gave birth to a healthy baby girl on Monday.
Should Lauterbrunnen ban the extreme sport of wingsuit flying?
Norwegian cross country skier Therese Johaug, a seven-time world champion and former Olympic gold medallist, has failed a drug test, the Norwegian ski federation announced on Thursday.
Authorities at the Leipzig prison where a terror suspect committed suicide on Wednesday evening have said that they did not deem him to be at high risk of killing himself.
Theresa May has flown into Madrid to meet with Spain’s acting prime minister to discuss the impact of Brexit on relations between the two countries.
An ad posted on eBay purporting to be selling a month-old baby for €5,000 has sparked outcry and an official investigation.
Almost 8,000 refugees have left Austria so far this year, according to a report released by the Interior Ministry.
Bob Dylan has won the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature. The Local reported live from the announcement in Stockholm.
Where exactly the 'Eighth Wonder of the World' is remains unknown. Many theories have been advanced, but none have discovered the treasure that enchanted Peter the Great of Russia 300 years ago.
Expect to see plenty of police and special forces officers in Vienna on Friday 14th, as a terror training exercise is planned.
Germany's top court on Thursday rejected a case brought by 125,000 co-plaintiffs against a controversial EU trade deal with Canada, giving a preliminary green light for approval to move forward.
Sardinia's council will now refer to women using the grammatically feminine form of their title - up till now, it has been common to use the masculine form, for example 'il ministro' and not 'la ministra' (minister).
Long-banished German words and phrases linked to the country's Nazi past have been revived by far-right politicians railing against the migrant influx, sparking comparisons to the 1930s.
A drill involving members of the Danish and Swedish emergency services and 100 actors tested response times on the crossing between Copenhagen and Malmö on Wednesday.
A young woman whose legs were severed in an accident involving a threshing machine has had her limbs reattached in a long and difficult operation.
Syrian programmer Samer Mlattialy got an IT job after just over a year in Sweden. His new homeland has all the ingredients to be a global startub hub, he believes, but it needs to embrace more foreign talent and fix a couple of serious bottlenecks.
"At least we don't steal money. We earn it honestly."
Politicians and lawyers have reacted in anger to the news that a terror suspect was able to kill himself while in police custody on Wednesday evening.
A drill involving members of the Swedish and Danish emergency services and 100 actors tested response times on the crossing between Malmö and Copenhagen on Wednesday.
The increase comes as other crime stats have fallen.
Switzerland will be able to recruit more non-EU specialist workers next year.
Spanish police raided a halal butcher shop in Altea, a popular resort on the Costa Blanca in an operation against jihadist cells linked to Isis.
A pregnant woman was arrested with 75 packs of cocaine stashed in her underwear in Vienna’s Meidling district on Sunday.
Gunfire on eve of memorial Bastille Day attack victims sparks panic.
A former department head at Berlin-Brandenburg Airport (BER) was jailed on Wednesday after admitting in court to taking a huge bribe from a subcontractor at the long-delayed air hub.
The playwright and actor is known as a left-wing political campaigner as well as former winner of the Nobel prize for literature.
Norwegian Justice Minister Anders Anundsen said on Thursday that the EU must allow Norway to continue with its temporary border controls for as long as the nation deems them necessary.
Election Day in the U.S. is less than a month away, and time is running out for Americans living overseas to vote absentee. Here's what to do before it’s too late.
Victims of child abuse at the hands of Regensburg cathedral choir priests and teachers are set to receive compensation ranging between €5,000 to €20,000 by the end of next year.
Swiss employees are less than impressed with their employers, according to new research.
Parts of France's south coast remain on alert as violent storms more across the region.
The German government on Wednesday approved a new law to curb social benefits for EU citizens who arrive in the country without a job, as it responds to pressure to get tough on migrants.
The race to be the centre-right candidate for the presidential elections will heat up tonight, live on French television.
France is producing too much milk, say MPs.
Dane with Somali background was arrested alongside a British man and a Kenyan woman.
A pair of knife-wielding clowns threatened a woman in a small town in Sweden in the early hours of Thursday.
Charities say bulldozing the Jungle migrant camp is against the fundamental rights of thousands of refugees.
The interrogation of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on a Swedish rape accusation has been postponed by a month at his request, Ecuadoran prosecutors have said.
A metro station in central Stockholm had to be evacuated on Thursday morning after a fire.
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