Attacker shouted "this is for Syria" before aiming hammer blows at policeman.
Royals in folk costumes, sun worshippers and tears of joy as Sweden celebrates its National Day on June 6th.
A Copenhagen judge has extended the custody period of the driver of a jetski which collided with a boat in the city’s harbour last month, costing two people their lives.
No injuries were reported during the latest shooting in Aarhus’ western neighbourhood of Brabrand, the latest in in a series of gang-related incidents over the public holiday weekend.
Two people were taken to hospital after their car, with a caravan attached, plunged off a swing bridge north-west of Stockholm.
Prosecutors allege that men in Berlin are falsely claiming to be the fathers of refugee children, allowing the mothers to stay in the country in exchange for money.
The Italian police said on Tuesday that they had broken a smuggling ring between Tunisia and Sicily which was preparing to bring migrants with suspected jihadist links to Europe.
Hold on to your hats - Germany is in for a very windy and stormy week.
A 66-year-old woman was rescued by passersby after a man pushed her onto the tracks of an oncoming U-Bahn train in Berlin on Monday.
A 36-year-old man was shot by police in the city of Bergen Tuesday morning after he threatened officers with a weapon.
If the votes of hundreds of thousands of French expats are anything to go by then Emmanuel Macron's Republique en Marche party is set for a big win in this month's parliamentary elections.
Spend some time discovering Spain's southern city of Malaga.
A new report shows that Hamburg beat out Berlin for the most entrepreneurs per capita last year, declaring the harbour city as the new capital for launching a business.
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Distressed families and friends are desperately trying to find out what happened to two missing Frenchmen.
A third man arrested for carrying out Saturday's deadly attack in London is an Italian-Moroccan who was arrested last year on suspicion of trying to reach Syria, Italian sources said on Tuesday.
A record number of Swedish university students were suspended in 2016 because of cheating, according to a fresh review.
French President Emmanuel Macron is tipped to win his audacious bet by obtaining a parliamentary majority.
"Good looking, fit girls wanted, must be experienced behind the bar and like people. Those with jealous boyfriends need not apply."
The onset of sunny weather in Germany means it is time to brush up on your summer-related vocabulary.
A new global poll shows that after the Dutch, the Germans are the most positive about their current economic conditions - but they're also quite pessimistic about the future.
The United States on Monday urged the United Nations to launch an investigation into the murder of two UN experts in the Democratic Republic of Congo, including Zaida Catalán from Sweden.
Lars Løkke Rasmussen's criticism of Donald Trump over the US president’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord could signal a “significant break” with the Danish government’s established pro-US foreign policy.
A consortium led by global steel giant ArcelorMittal has been chosen to take over Italy's huge but struggling steel producer Ilva, the Italian government said on Monday.
The man had been on the run for nearly two years.
Salvatore "Toto" Riina, Sicily's most notorious gangster, has "the right to die with dignity," an Italian appeal court said on Monday, opening the door to Riina's eventual release.
Prosecutors in Regensburg revealed on Monday that an Afghan asylum seeker who stabbed a five-year-old boy to death on Saturday was wearing an ankle monitor at the time.
As Spain starts to swelter The Local brings you our list of the best Spanish treats to cool you down as the mercury rises.
Hundreds of thousands of revellers took part in Berlin's colourful Carnival of Cultures over the weekend - including one particularly well-choreographed officer.
Nestled in the hills of Austria sits Gugging, an artists' colony with a difference where the worlds of psychiatry and art collide -- with spectacular success.
Adrenalin junkies leapt from the Eiffel Tower and flew through the air in Paris on a zipwire at up to 90 kilometres an hour.
Some 60 fans gathered outside Zurich's Hallenstadion on Monday where Grande had been due to play.
Terry Gilliam, the US-born director famous for a string of dark fantasy films, has finally finished his version of Don Quixote... after 17 years battling one disaster after another.
Germany has no choice but to pull its troops out of the key Turkish airbase of Incirlik, after failing to reach agreement with Ankara on visits by politicians, Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Monday.
Interested in Norwegian art and history? Blaafarveværket and the Cobalt Mines at Modum make for a great day trip from Oslo, says our travel editor Marie Peyre.
The third seed defeated Gael Monfils to earn a place in the quarterfinals.