France is in the middle of a cold snap - and here's what the country looks like.
American journalist Sandhya Kambhampati was stopped by police 23 times within her first nine months of living in Berlin. Now she's investigating racial profiling in Germany - and is looking for others to share experiences.
Read this before visiting the Languedoc, says local expat Joanna Munro.
Politicians from Die Linke (the Left Party) and the Alternative for Germany (AfD) are struggling to find homes and office space in the febrile political atmosphere of eastern Germany, according to the Süddeutsche Zeitung.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane insists he will continue to periodically leave out four-time world player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo to keep the Portuguese fresh for the business end of the season.
Le Pen reckons Trump is good for France but says she won't be subjugated to either the US president or Russia's Vladimir Putin, if she is elected president.
The train's engine reportedly caught fire.
As many as 70 tourists have been stranded in Arctic Lapland in temperatures below -30C, after Sweden’s national train company SJ cancelled a string of trains due to excess cold.
Police are investigating a teen suspected of plotting a right-wing attack in Kaiserslautern with another man, seizing more than 100kg of explosive materials from his home on Friday.
A French rapper has released a music video using footage filmed during his time in jail last year, angering prison authorities who threatened to take legal action over the clip on Friday.
After dozens of people were injured in a fire at a refugee home near Paderborn, western Germany, five residents of the home have been arrested.
The country experienced its coldest winter night on Thursday as the mercury dropped to -26C in some places - the coldest it has been in the 2016-17 season.
Italy saw a record 181,000 migrants arriving on its shores on boats from northern Africa in 2016, EU border agency Frontex said on Friday.
Most of northern France is on alert.
If you visit Munich from a bigger city, you can't help falling in love with its old-school Bavarian charm. But be prepared to fork out €5 for a dry panino.
Twenty-eight underage asylum seekers were evacuated but no one was hurt.
A bus carrying dozens of Lufthansa passengers collided with another vehicle at Frankfurt airport on Friday, seriously injuring at least three people.
Poor Ivan the polar bear. His female partner Noel had lost all interest in him, leading to lonely and sad times at the Copenhagen Zoo.
The majority of Germans feel safe and well-protected from terrorism, according to a new poll conducted after the Berlin Christmas market attack.
At least 14 people were injured in a motorway collision involving 50 vehicles on the A3 in the canton of Glarus on Friday morning
Ståle Solbakken has been offered the job as Norway’s national football coach, newspaper VG reported on Friday.
French presidential frontrunner Francois Fillon said Friday he would continue to stress his Christian faith during campaigning despite criticism from opponents about the use of his religion.
A Swedish toyshop has been ordered to pull an advert which showed a boy dressed as a pirate and a women as a scantily clad angel wearing suspenders.
UPDATED: A suspect was released from custody on Friday less than an hour before he was to face charges that he purposely disrupted YouSee’s signal on New Year’s Eve.
Three years ago the US withdrew their last tank from European soil. But on Friday a tank brigade will start being unloaded in Bremerhaven on its way to NATO's eastern frontier.
One ticket to rule them all? The German Transport Minister wants to create an electronic ticket to connect public bus and train services across all cities, bringing Germany into the digital age.
Ski resorts in Switzerland have seen a big drop in visitors on the slopes so far this season due to the lack of snow.
In one case, he tried to start a sexual relationship with a woman who had come to collect her dead husband's ashes.
A former French jihadist responsible for indoctrinating the gunman who attacked the Charlie Hebdo magazine in Paris has admitted that he is partly to blame for the violence two years ago.
An Islamic State judge gave an ethnic Swedish jihadi a fake death sentence simply because he wanted to steal his wife, a former IS lawyer has claimed.
The far-right National Front is in trouble with the EU.
Thursday night to Friday morning in Switzerland was the coldest night of winter to date, with temperatures dropping to nearly minus 30 degrees in some parts of the country, said MeteoNews on Friday.
Lars von Trier's bleak and erotic 1996 movie "Breaking the Waves" has become a modern film classic partly because it gives viewers wide freedom to interpret the plot.
Representatives of two indigenous groups have filed a class action suit in New York against Germany, seeking reparations for an alleged genocide of their peoples by German colonial rulers over a century ago in what is now Namibia.
An outspoken young politician from the centre-left Social Democratic Party (SPD) has had to defend himself after publishing the professional details of a bank clerk who told him he would vote for the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD).