Category Archives: Europe

The Latest: Obama, Rousseff call targets conclusion of talks

PARIS (AP) — The latest news related to the U.N. climate conference in Paris, which runs through Dec. 11. All times local: ___ 1 a.m

Hero Dog Diesel's Replacement Handed To France

A puppy offered to France as a replacement for a police dog killed in an anti-terror raid has been handed to the French ambassador in Moscow. The two-month-old German Shepherd…

Emotion and defiance as Eagles of Death Metal go back on stage in Paris

Eagles of Death Metal, the American rock band who survived a jihadist attack on their concert in Paris last month, made an emotional return to the stage in the French…

Band Join U2 On Stage After Paris Massacre

Eagles of Death Metal have joined U2 on stage in an emotional return to Paris after the massacre at the Bataclan concert hall which killed 90 people. "They were robbed…

Grappling with attacks, U.S. leaders ask Muslim Americans to fight back

By Doina Chiacu WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facing what President Barack Obama has called a new phase of terrorism, U.S. officials appealed to Muslim Americans on Monday to fight harder against…

Eagles of Death Metal members appear with U2 on Paris stage

PARIS (AP) — Members of the California rock band Eagles of Death Metal have made a surprise return to a Paris stage during a concert by U2, less than a…

Wave of young Afghan migrants seen hurting economy they leave behind

By Robert Birsel & Mirwais Harooni KABUL (Reuters) – Afghan software entrepreneur Farshid Ghyasi, chief executive of the Netlinks company, is struggling to keep his best employees, as more plan…

French far right sees record score in first poll since attacks

France's far-right National Front (FN) saw record gains in the first round of regional polls Sunday, held under a state of emergency just three weeks after Islamic extremists killed 130…

French far-right makes major breakthrough to top regional elections

By Ingrid Melander & John Irish PARIS (Reuters) – France's far-right National Front pulled off a historic win on Sunday, topping the vote in the first round of regional elections,…

Marine Le Pen and niece lead France's FN into dominant territory

One is a pragmatist: a 47-year-old lawyer by training who has steered France's far-right National Front (FN) from pariah status to mainstream. The other is an ideologue: her 25-year-old niece,…