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What's the shortest distance between clubs in a cross-border European tie?

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What's the shortest distance between clubs in a cross-border European tie?

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Clubs looking at new options for future of European competitions "European clubs are looking at new options for the future of the Champions League after a proposal that would have given captive places to 24 teams ran into strong opposition, sources with knowledge of the matter said on Monday."...
22:00 2019-09-09

More European clubs oppose plan to overhaul Champions League PARIS (AP) — Teams from France, Germany, Italy, Portugal and Switzerland have joined the opposition to plans to transform the Champions League. As the European Club Association was meeting in Malta, The Associated Press obtained statements from executives at Schalke, Lazio, Saint-Etienne, Monaco, Bo...
13:52 2019-06-07

Football quiz: when English clubs play in European finals With Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham and Liverpool in action this week, how well do you remember previous English finalists?Madrid will host the second all-English Champions League final on Saturday night. Which city hosted the first?Moscow MadridManchester MinskWho were the second English club to reach...
14:52 2019-05-29

Uefa agrees deal with clubs to cap prices for away fans in European competition • Champions League away tickets limited to €70 (£63.50)• Europa League set at €45 (£41) maximum for away fansUefa has agreed a compromise with top clubs to cap ticket prices for away fans in the Champions League and Europa League this season.Starting from next month’s opening group fixtures, away ti...
18:13 2019-08-30

Welsh clubs breaking new ground after stirring European triumphs | Michael Butler The New Saints and Connah’s Quay Nomads are reaping the rewards in a resurgence of Welsh club footballSomething is happening in Welsh football. The domestic league has long been seen as something of a wilderness by some but, slowly, things are changing. Last week, the country’s top two sides, The Ne...
15:13 2019-07-23

Disneyland experiencing shortest lines in decades Wednesday is the 64th anniversary of Disneyland, but you’re the one that gets the present: in addition to today’s planned “Happiest March on Earth” — with more marches planned this week — you can experience insanely short wait times, and enough space to do cartwheels in. While some visit...
23:52 2019-07-17

What is the shortest walk a footballer has had to their home stadium? | The Knowledge Plus: goals mirroring caps, a substitute keeper forcing his opposing No 1 to be withdrawn, and more. Mail us or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“What is the smallest recorded distance between a player’s house/apartment/residence and their home stadium? Have any top-level players been able to walk to a game be...
13:00 2019-06-05

World's shortest super jumbo A380 flight Emirates has just announced plans to launch the world's shortest scheduled Airbus A380 flight. Two daily superjumbo flights between Dubai and Muscat will take to the skies on July 1. The distance between the two cities is just 340 kilometers (211 miles)....
10:13 2019-05-31

Nintendo Switch Lite Specs VS Nintendo Switch Spes: Price aside, whats the difference? Nintendo has just announced the Switch Lite, but aside from it's cheaper price point and lack of detachable Joy-Con's what's the big comparisons under the hood....
15:52 2019-07-10

Watch: Iowa family's 26.6-inch-tall bull dubbed world's shortest by Guinness An Iowa family's 5-year-old bovine has been officially recognized by Guinness World Records as the world's shortest bull, standing at only 26.6 inches high....
01:00 2019-08-21

Boxing fan Svitolina hoping to go the distance Ukraine's eighth seed Elina Svitolina reached the Wimbledon quarter-finals for the first time on Monday and hopes her boxing workouts can help her go the distance....
20:26 2019-07-08

This $26 Laser Distance Measure Does the Math For You Only luddites use tape measures anymore. This laser distance measurer takes instant distance readings of up to 196', and includes several built-in area calculation functions, in case you’re a little rusty on your middle school geometry. Get it for just $26 with promo code ORE2WOFO....
01:52 2019-05-22

Belarus Seeks to Distance Itself From Russia As rivalries among the world’s great powers intensify, this nation of 9.5 million people at the crossroads of Eurasia is turning into the newest arena of competition among Russia, the West and China....
12:39 2019-06-14

'This is a marathon': can Joe Biden go the distance for Democrats? The former vice-president’s lead in the polls has proven durable, but some fear a replay of 2016A small cheer went up as Joe Biden walked into the Detroit One Coney Island Restaurant, took off his sunglasses and beamed. The candidate shook hands and talked with diners for more than an hour while cam...
15:13 2019-08-04

Pivetta goes the distance, Phillies beat Reds 4-1 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Pivetta struck out six in his first career complete game, Jay Bruce got another big hit and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 Saturday. Pivetta (4-1) allowed six hits in his third start since his demotion to the minors. The right-hander is 2-0 with a 1.8...
01:13 2019-06-09

Frazier, Eaton exchange more barbs from a distance A day after a heated exchange between innings, New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier and Washington outfielder Adam Eaton traded barbs from a distance        ...
01:52 2019-05-22

Local journalism: The necessary distance to everyday proximity Good local journalists — those who are involved and integrated in their local communities — are a must for exposing corruption and scandals, says Helge Matthiesen from Bonn's daily newspaper General-Anzeiger....
00:13 2019-05-24

The well-meaning Brittany Runs A Marathon can’t quite go the distance In the past decade, there’s been an ever-growing divide in how people think about body issues. The traditional view point associates health and fitness with a thin, trim body. The more radical body-positivity movement (as seen, for example, on Hulu’s Shrill) pushes for acceptance of bodies of all sh...
22:39 2019-08-20

How to deal with a long-distance relationship? Try this tech How to survive a long-distance relationship: Bond Touch bracelets, Friendship Lamps and hugging shirts may help.       ...
01:26 2019-07-18

Tech that can keep your long distance relationship alive Would you listen to your partner's heartbeat through a speaker? If you're in a long distance relationship, these gadgets could help close the gap.       ...
20:52 2019-07-16

Closing distance critical for UFC 239 title challengers Thiago Santos and Holly Holm must not let defending champs Jon Jones and Amanda Nunes, both known for their striking accuracy, fire away relentlessly from distance....
19:26 2019-07-04

Distance runner dead at 32 after long cancer battle A decorated distance runner who captured hearts with her inspiring fight against a rare form of cancer has died “peacefully with no suffering,” her husband announced. Gabriele Grunewald, 32, died late Tuesday, a decade after being diagnosed with an aggressive salivary gland cancer — adenoid cystic c...
16:26 2019-06-12

Insomnia: 'Long-distance' CBT as effective as in-person therapy Telemedicine-delivered cognitive behavioral therapy is as effective as in-person therapy for people trying to manage chronic insomnia, new research shows....
14:13 2019-06-12

As Biden rises, Lucy Flores watches from a distance Her complaints about the former vice president caused a stir, raising questions about his presidential run. Four months later, he leads in the polls and she’s in political exile....
16:00 2019-08-04

The Mets Are on Fire. The Braves Are Watching From a Safe Distance. Mets G.M. Brodie Van Wagenen challenged the N.L. East before this season, but all year his team has been chasing Atlanta, the division’s patient standard-bearers....
04:13 2019-08-14

‘It really sucks at times’: the loneliness of the long-distance marriage More and more couples are choosing – or being forced – to live apart. So how do they keep the relationship alive?We expect married couples to live together, once they have vowed to love one another “till death do us part”. Yet long-distance relationships are on the rise. In the US, the 2017 census f...
19:26 2019-07-08

As Dorian Strikes, WhatsApp Connects Family Across Distance As Hurricane Dorian pummeled the Bahamas, causing power and phone failures along with devastation, Freeport resident Kay Capron said she had a lifeline that allowed her to stay in touch with her cousin in Florida....
17:13 2019-09-04

Zara seeks to distance brand from HK protest controversy Spanish apparel giant Zara, seeking to avoid becoming embroiled in controversy over protests in Hong Kong, issued a statement on Chinese social media late on Monday expressing support for China's sovereignty over the Asian financial hub....
08:39 2019-09-03

Tiger Woods within striking distance of fifth Green Jacket "Tiger Woods shot his best score at Augusta National since 2011, a five-under-par 67 that lifted him within two strokes of leader Francesco Molinari after the third round at the Masters on Saturday."...
19:26 2019-05-21

England goalscoring record is way off in distance, says Harry Kane • Striker has 25 goals for country after hat-trick against Bulgaria• Kane passes Geoff Hurst, Wayne Rooney holds record with 53Harry Kane insists the England goalscoring record is “a long way off”, despite reaching the milestone of 25 goals in just 40 games for the Three Lions.The 26-year-old scored...
18:52 2019-09-09

Tennis: Marathon man Zverev ready to go the distance against Fognini Alexander Zverev has made a habit of taking his Roland Garros matches to the fifth set but he is confident that the extra miles he has clocked on court will not be a hindrance when he takes on Italian Fabio Fognini in Monday's fourth-round clash....
05:52 2019-06-03

Europe Keeps Asylum Seekers at a Distance, This Time in Rwanda The European Union is preparing to pay Rwanda to host migrants evacuated from Libya, extending an outsourcing policy that is already under criticism....
00:52 2019-09-09

Pochettino: ‘Tottenham are an example to other clubs’ "Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says his side are an example to other clubs after defying expectations to establish themselves in the top four."...
13:13 2019-07-19

Book Clubs Get Especially Clubby Every age begets its era-specific book clubs. Perhaps it’s unsurprising that ours features more and more niche, insider gatherings. One for Political Junkies? Check. Thriller writers? Check. Proust lovers? Check....
16:52 2019-05-21

NCAA Moving 3-Point Line Back To International Distance (AP Photo/James Crisp) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The 3-point line is moving back in men’s college basketball. The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel announced Wednesday that the arc will be moved to 22 feet, 1 ¾ inches for the 2019-20 season, matching the international distance. The change will not ...
01:52 2019-06-06

Distance runner Gabriele Grunewald inspires even after her death from cancer “The things she taught me and my family about grace and perseverance, and about hope will live with us for the rest of our lives,” HGTV’s Chip Gaines said....
01:26 2019-06-13

Angela Merkel: 'I distance myself' from Donald Trump's racist comments The German chancellor strongly criticized the US President for his recent diatribe against Democratic congresswomen, saying it goes against the strength of America....
14:39 2019-07-19

Distance Runner Celebrates Victory One Lap Too Early, Finishes In Tenth Ethiopian distance runner Hagos Gebrhiwet experienced the thrill of victory last weekend at the Diamond League meet in Lausanne, an experience he immediately chased with the agony of defeat. Gebrhiwet was leading the 5000-meter field into what he believed to be the finish when he celebrated what he ...
23:26 2019-07-08

A New Way to Measure Cosmic Distance Could Help Solve a Frustrating Inconsistency About the Universe We can add yet another way to measure the universe’s expansion onto the pile of controversy that could perhaps be the most exciting story in cosmology today.Read more......
02:00 2019-09-13

German woman wins ultra-distance cycling event Fiona Kolbinger has become the first woman to win the Transcontinental Race outright. The annual mixed event covers 4,000 kilometers between Bulgaria and France....
19:00 2019-08-06

RF Chirp tech: Long distance, incredible penetration, low bandwidth The first pitch I saw for Sure-Fi pegged the meter pretty hard. (credit: Wikimedia Commons) At Ars, we get daily product pitches that range on a scale from "must review" through "no thanks" to "WTF." So when a representative for a small company's PR firm reached out with a pitch for a "radio signa...
22:26 2019-09-18

Tin Ingots Reveal Long-Distance Sea Trade Flourished in the Bronze Age Researchers have made an astonishing discovery that is transforming our understanding of the Bronze Age. They have established that ancient tin ingots found in Israel actually came from what is now modern-day Britain.  ...
05:00 2019-09-17

Nvidia RTX 2080 Super hands-on: The result when AMD is out of striking distance It's neither bird nor plane, but rather a new RTX Super GPU from Nvidia. Behold: the RTX 2080 Super, shipping as of today. [credit: Nvidia ] Earlier this month, Nvidia kicked a stool out fro...
21:26 2019-07-23

Carmen Electra, others sue clubs for using images in ads LAS VEGAS (AP) — Twelve professional models including Carmen Electra and Lucy Pinder are suing five Las Vegas strip clubs, alleging their photos have been used for advertising without permission or payment. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports separate federal civil lawsuits filed this month accuse ...
04:00 2019-06-29

6 Stylish Car Clubs for the True Enthusiast A supercar should spend more time on asphalt than Instagram. Here are some challenging (but unquestionably luxurious) ways to get the most out of your thoroughbred....
15:39 2019-06-14

Ten of the best transfers by Championship clubs this summer A few new (and familiar) faces will be hoping to impress when the Championship season kicks off on Friday nightBy Martin Laurence for WhoScoredFollowing their relegation from the Premier League and the departures of both Aron Gunnarsson and Victor Camarasa, Cardiff City were in desperate need of mid...
18:13 2019-07-31

Jeffrey Epstein’s A-list pals rush to distance themselves after predator’s arrest Jeffrey Epstein carefully cultivated a circle of prestigious and powerful friends by exploiting the aura of money and mystery that surrounded him — but the hint of a dark side was always there. Now, in the wake of his blockbuster arrest on child sex trafficking charges, some of those high-flying for...
06:52 2019-07-10

The coach who discovered Coco Gauff watching intently from a distance at US Open Coach Patrick Mouratoglou’s main focus is on Serena Williams. But he can’t help but keep tabs on Coco Gauff. Mouratoglou met Gauff when she was 10 years old. The family decided to have Gauff, from Delray Beach, Fla., train intermittently at the Mouratoglou Tennis Academy in the south of France, near...
21:52 2019-08-26

Ebola outbreak: Reporter struggles to ‘keep a distance’ as virus kills his people Djaffar Al Katanty, a camera operator from the Democratic Republic of Congo, has only been able to watch as his hometown has become the epicentre of the world's second worst recorded outbreak of the deadly virus. He describes the scene as watching people die "day after day."...
12:39 2019-07-04

IndiGo Announces Distance-Wise Fare Cap For Flights Leaving Srinagar Low-cost carrier IndiGo said on Sunday it is implementing a distance-wise cap on the fares for flights coming out of Srinagar airport till August 10, as the Jammu and Kashmir administration has asked......
00:39 2019-08-05

Cycling: Briton's 24-hour distance record attempt ruined by crash British ultra-cyclist James MacDonald's attempt to set a new 24-hour distance record in a velodrome ended in heartbreak on Sunday when a crash scuppered his hopes of traveling the 941.873km required to beat Austrian Christoph Strasser's mark....
03:52 2019-06-24

Fashion brand Zara seeks to distance itself from Hong Kong controversy Spanish fashion brand Zara, seeking to avoid becoming embroiled in controversy over protests in Hong Kong, issued a statement on Chinese social media expressing support for China's sovereignty over the Asian financial hub....
12:52 2019-09-05

Can coding clubs diversify the tech sector? Programming courses hope to give excluded groups better access to skilled work – and tackle tech’s monocultureAfter Mona Azami came to the UK from Iran in 2010, she spent five years without the right to work, then a further three struggling to find a job. “I was a graphic designer before, but I foun...
19:00 2019-06-27

Astros lead way with 6 All-Stars; Dodgers among clubs with 4 NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole and four of their Houston Astros teammates will lead the American League squad at the All-Star Game in Cleveland on July 9. Major League Baseball unveiled full rosters for the midsummer showcase Sunday, and the Astros top all big league clubs with six pl...
00:26 2019-07-01

All 20 clubs graded: How did your team do in the transfer window? "Premier League clubs spent around £1.4 billion this summer – but how much of it was wisely spent, and which clubs needed to dip into their pockets a bit more?"...
14:52 2019-08-09

La Liga's big clubs have different outlooks after summer of spending Barcelona are fighting to maintain supremacy, Atlético have a new identity and Real Madrid’s rebuild is under threatSometimes being the best isn’t good enough and this time being second best might not be either. Being third definitely isn’t. A week ago, no one knew if La Liga would start on Friday a...
15:00 2019-08-16

A-League clubs to take control of competition in new deal with FFA Impasse over independently-run A-League has been brokenNew entity to manage the A-League and W-LeagueAn impasse over creating an independently-run A-League has been broken with Football Federation Australia (FFA) to soon cede control to clubs. A new entity will manage the A-League, W-League and yout...
09:52 2019-07-01

Keon Broxton Earns Ejection With Badass Long-Distance No-Look Glove Slap I prefer to live in a world where the action that got Keon Broxton ejected from Monday night’s Yankees-Mariners game was 100 percent intentional. What’s more, I prefer to live in a world where Broxton becomes the Homer Simpson of the no-look glove-slap, and goes around flinging gloves across the fac...
06:52 2019-08-27

‘It had nothing to do with us’: Restrictionist groups distance themselves from El Paso shooter who shared similar views on immigrants Three Washington-based organizations have helped provide the intellectual and ideological framework for President Trump’s hard-line immigration agenda. Some of their ideas were echoed by the alleged gunman....
20:39 2019-08-08

College basketball's three-point shot moving back to international distance An NCAA rules committee approved the move of the three-point line in college basketball back to the international distance of 22 feet, 1 ¾ inches.        ...
07:00 2019-06-06

Morning Routines – the making of long-distance runner Scott Jurek – video What ingredients are required to make an ultramarathon runner? In Boulder, Colorado, Scott Jurek has concocted quite the recipe that has kept him going the distance for the past two decades. He runs anywhere between 50 miles to over 150 miles, and in his lifetime has won over 20 ultramarathons, smas...
05:39 2019-05-22

Clubs must interview BAME managerial candidates under new EFL rule "Football League (EFL) clubs will interview at least one Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidate for any first-team managerial position from now on to improve equality in the sport."...
20:13 2019-06-07

The Fiver | Beating competition from Europe's most admired clubs and PSG Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Back in the day, Serie A attracted the best players in the world. From Diego Maradona and Michel Platini to Ruud Gullit and Paul Rideout, all the stars flocked to Italy, lured by big salaries, high-brow competition and the prospect of tucking into i...
18:13 2019-07-18

Turning tables: Ibiza gives kids’ clubs a different spin Hotels in the Balearics are looking to make holidays more fun for children with a new wave of entertainment, including DJ lessons and sushi workshopsHotel kids’ clubs have traditionally been a site of crayons and anxiety, a place for parents to guiltily deposit their children in order to desperately...
17:26 2019-06-23

Which football clubs have replaced players with same-name signings? | The Knowledge Plus: outfield players wearing trousers and more tennis-playing footballers. Mail us or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“Last week QPR sold Matt Smith to Millwall and signed another Matt Smith on loan from Manchester City … on the same day,” writes Martyn Bryce. “Do readers have other examples of such dealing...
12:26 2019-07-17

Premier League clubs vote to allow VAR replays on big screens "English Premier League clubs voted on Wednesday to allow replays of incidents reviewed by Video Assistant Referees (VAR) to be shown on big screens in stadiums."...
20:13 2019-06-05

Bundesliga transfers: where should the Champions League clubs look to strengthen? The transfer window may be just getting started, but the Bundesliga’s Champions League participants have already been busy. DW’s Ed McCambridge takes a look at where each club should go from here....
00:26 2019-07-10

| Clubs call for more time for Champions League reform European Club Association chairman Andrea Agnelli has insisted that the "real deadline" to finalise controversial plans to reform the UEFA Champions League is not until 2022....
03:39 2019-09-11

For women’s soccer to keep growing, elite clubs must compete more often To help maintain the momentum of this summer's World Cup, the women's game needs more events like this week's Women’s International Champions Cup showcase in North Carolina....
13:00 2019-08-16

Walmart, Sam’s Clubs to stop selling electronic cigarettes The nation's largest retailer said Friday that it will complete its exit from e-cigarettes after selling through current inventory. It cited growing federal, state and local regulatory complexity regarding vaping products....
21:00 2019-09-20

Champions League: What the German clubs can learn from matchday 1 The opening matchday of the 2019-20 Champions League saw a mixed bag of performances and results for the German clubs. Bayern Munich's new signings caught the eye while an old hand impressed for Borussia Dortmund....
17:13 2019-09-19

Clubs to get 1/4 of income from Champions League prize money The 32 clubs kicking off the Champions League next week will rely on UEFA prize money for one-quarter of their total combined revenue this season       ...
13:39 2019-09-12

The out-of-contract players who should interest Premier League clubs Adrien Rabiot, Mario Balotelli, Yacine Brahimi, Enock Kwateng and Max Kruse are all available on free transfers this summerBy Martin Laurence for WhoScoredGiven the money in the game these days, allowing a valuable player’s contract to run down to expiry never sits well with any fans. But one club’s...
04:13 2019-05-23

Long-distance relationships are hard. Touch bracelets, hugging shirts try to make it easier In long-distance relationships, you may need an assist to keep the love alive. Bond Touch bracelets, Friendship Lamps and hugging shirts may help.       ...
20:52 2019-07-16

Dear ESPN, Please Stop Using Yellow In Your Monday Night Football Down-And-Distance Graphic [UPDATE: It's Gone] For reasons passing understanding, ESPN’s Monday Night Football presentation uses a sickly greenish-yellow color for the graphic showing the down and distance. It’s a big highlighter-yellow block on the bottom right of the screen, and it’s ugly, and I hate it. On top of being ugly, it looks like a p...
03:13 2019-09-10

‘It had nothing to do with us’: Restrictionist groups distance themselves from accused El Paso shooter, who shared similar views on immigrants Three Washington-based organizations have helped provide the intellectual and ideological framework for President Trump’s hard-line immigration agenda. Some of their ideas were echoed by the alleged gunman....
00:39 2019-08-09

State abortion bans could benefit Democrats in 2020 elections as Republicans distance themselves from controversy Reuters/Kevin Lamarque Several restrictive abortion measures passed by conservative lawmakers could be a valuable asset for Democrats in next year's elections, members of both parties say. Laws like that in Alabama that outlaws virtually all abortions, even in cases of rape or incest, have prompte...
22:26 2019-05-25

Italian clubs oppose Juventus-led Champions League plan Most of the top Italian clubs oppose Champions League reforms pushed by Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli to close off entries to the competition       ...
18:52 2019-06-11

Top clubs accused over ‘dangerous’ plans to reshape Champions League • European Leagues head says clubs trying to form super league• Lars-Christer Olsson urges Uefa to reject plans and take actionThe plans drawn up by top clubs to reshape the Champions League after 2024 would create a “super league” motivated by greed that Uefa should firmly reject, the president of ...
13:26 2019-06-03

Tottenham open talks with Lyon over Tanguy Ndombélé but clubs far apart • Lyon want €75m for midfielder but Spurs value him at €50m• Manchester City, Juventus and Real Madrid also interestedTottenham’s pursuit of the Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombélé is being complicated by his €75m (£66.6m) price tag. Mauricio Pochettino, the Spurs manager, has told Daniel Levy, his chai...
17:00 2019-06-12

Spain’s pro clubs are investing in women’s soccer, and it’s paying off in the World Cup Though the national team's hopes of upsetting the top-ranked Americans on Monday in the World Cup are thin, it is a rising power after years of neglect in favor of the men's squad....
22:52 2019-06-21

Several clubs declare opposition to proposed Champions League reform "Several European clubs from Switzerland, Germany, Italy, France and Portugal have publicly declared their opposition to a proposed creation of a nearly closed Champions League, saying that other clubs are also concerned."...
20:13 2019-06-07

Ealing Council seeks ban on strip clubs as last venue closes The London borough once dubbed the "Queen of the Suburbs" is trying to restore its genteel reputation with plans to impose a total ban on strip clubs....
18:26 2019-09-11

Thompson apologizes after misplaced passport leaves 38 golfers without clubs World number three Lexi Thompson has apologized to her fellow competitors after a caddie carrying 38 LPGA players' bags from France to the Woburn Golf Club for the Women's British Open was delayed because she had left her passport in her golf bag....
20:52 2019-07-31

Closed Champions League foiled by revolt against elite clubs A revolt by European clubs has foiled plans by their wealthiest counterparts to turn the Champions League into a largely closed competition       ...
22:52 2019-09-09

'State clubs' Man City, PSG are dangers to the game, says La Liga chief "\"State clubs\" Manchester City and Paris St Germain represent a danger to football and strict financial controls are needed to prevent them from vastly outspending their rivals, La Liga president Javier Tebas said."...
21:26 2019-08-06

Half of Premier League clubs to have gambling sponsors for 2019/20 Clubs stand to earn nearly £350m from sponsorship17 of 24 Championship clubs will have gambling sponsorsHalf of the Premier League’s shirts will be emblazoned with a gambling company’s logo during the 2019/20 season, reigniting concern about the normalisation of betting among young fans.Premier Leag...
20:39 2019-07-19

David Squires on … Bolton, Bury and the threat to our football clubs Our cartoonist looks at the uncertain future of a number of Football League clubs, the heartbeats of communitiesGet your own copy of this cartoon in our print shopTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
17:39 2019-08-27

Football transfer rumours: João Felix in talks with Manchester clubs? Today’s fluff has an Eriksen-esque decision to makeIf long, protracted transfer battles involving high-priced whelps are your jam, Benfica’s João Felix looks set to provide much of the soundtrack to the summer with Juventus, Manchester City, Real Madrid and Manchester United all gazing on longingly....
12:52 2019-06-10

Brass knuckles, clubs: New Texas law expands limits of open carry Coming this fall, it will be legal in Texas to carry brass knuckles, clubs and self-defense keychains, according to reports. It will be an extension of open carry laws that include rifles and guns. Over Memorial Day weekend, Republican Gov. Gregg Abbott signed House Bill 446, allowing residents, eff...
07:13 2019-05-30

Bundesliga clubs Mainz, Augsburg suffer shock German Cup defeats "Bundesliga clubs Mainz 05 and Augsburg became the first top-tier clubs to crash out of the German Cup on Saturday after suffering shock first-round losses to a regional league and third division club respectively."...
23:26 2019-08-10

Premiership clubs agree early release of players for Rugby World Cup • Decision follows changes to World Rugby player insurance rules• Wales among countries to benefit for pre-tournament friendliesWales and Scotland are among a number of countries who have received a major boost to their World Cup preparations after Premiership Rugby agreed to the early release of th...
01:26 2019-05-24

Bury and Bolton: two of England’s oldest clubs face Tuesday expulsion Hundreds of Bury fans help clean up Gigg Lane stadium in hope of playing opening gameHundreds of volunteers have taken part in a clean-up operation at Bury Football Club’s stadium as the future of two of England’s longest-running clubs hung in the balance.Bury have until 5pm on Tuesday to complete a...
17:39 2019-08-27

Premier League clubs spend $1.7 billion in summer transfer window The English Premier League transfer window, a window that never simply closes but rather "slams shut," came to an end Thursday as the country's leading clubs splashed out £1.41 billion ($1.7 billion) during the shopping bonanza -- including £170m ($205 million) on the final day alone....
15:13 2019-08-09

What Berwick Rangers going viral tells football clubs about social media Bayern Munich and Roma are not the only clubs gaining fans online – as Berwick, Motherwell and Celtic showed last seasonBy Simon Meehan for Nutmeg magazineIt’s 4.50pm on a cold, blustery Saturday in March and I am at the in-laws’ house on the south coast of England. Cups of tea have been distributed...
14:26 2019-07-17

Jessica Simpson's Son Ace Looks So Grown Up Playing With Dad Eric Johnson's Golf Clubs Time is flying! For proof, Jessica Simpson recently shared a video of her only son, Ace Knute Johnson, on Instagram and you won't believe the youngster is 5 years old and already......
18:52 2019-05-24

Premier League clubs’ record £4.8bn revenues widens gap to rest of Europe • Figures eclipse record revenues in La Liga and Bundesliga• Gulf between Premier League’s top six and rest is also growingThe Premier League’s 20 clubs made record revenues of £4.827bn in 2017‑18, paying total wages of £2.8bn, the Guardian’s annual analysis of the clubs’ most recently published ann...
19:52 2019-05-22

You can now own Daredevil's billy clubs, The Punisher's mailbox, other junk Netflix no longer needs No longer content with merely killing off its Netflix sub-universe of street-level superhero shows, Marvel is now happily chopping series like Marvel’s Daredevil and Marvel’s Luke Cage up for parts, feeding them to Marvel’s Let’s Get Some Money Out Of These While We Still Can, Huh?, a.k.a. a Marvel ...
07:52 2019-07-11

I-League Clubs Urge PM To Form Panel To Probe AIFF's Functioning Six I-League clubs have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to save Indian football from victimisation by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) by forming an enquiry commission....
01:52 2019-07-09

Watch: Phillies' Sean Rodriguez clubs 107-mph walk-off homer vs. Pirates Philadelphia Phillies utility man Sean Rodriguez needed just 3.7 seconds for his hit to clear the left field fence at Citizens Bank Park for his fourth homer of the season and beat the Pittsburgh Pirates in Philadelphia...
22:00 2019-08-27

Premier League clubs' fans want improved UEFA finals experience "Fans of Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur have together submitted a list of demands to European soccer\u0027s governing body UEFA after numerous complaints following the Champions League and Europa League finals last season."...
23:13 2019-08-28

Tottenham omit Danny Rose from Asia tour ‘to explore opportunities with other clubs’ • England defender expected to leave after omission• Vincent Janssen and Georges-Kévin Nkoudou also left outDanny Rose has been omitted from Tottenham’s party for their pre-season tour to Asia “to explore prospective opportunities with other clubs” as Mauricio Pochettino’s restructuring of his squad...
14:26 2019-07-17

Football League clubs who defy Rooney rule should lose points, says report • Study sheds doubt on clubs’ interviewing of BAME candidates• Kick It Out appoints Sanjay Bhandari as new chairFootball League clubs should be fined, or even docked points, if they fail to take steps to appoint a black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) manager, according to a report.The EFL require...
08:52 2019-09-13

'Chelsea and Manchester United are at the same stage': Frank Lampard on clubs' development – video Ahead of their first meeting of the season, new Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard said that he and his Manchester United counterpart, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, are starting on an equal footing given their respective club rebuilding projects. Continue reading......
23:26 2019-08-10

Lexi Thompson travel blunder leaves LPGA players without clubs for hours Lexi Thompson unintentionally caused nearly 40 players to miss out on practice rounds Monday at the Women's British Open, Golf Channel reported.        ...
00:39 2019-08-01

FIFA Asks I-League Clubs To Work With AIFF To Solve "Complex Issues" The I-League clubs wanted the AIFF to integrate them into the Indian Super League (ISL) step-by-step, starting with the 2019-20 season as per the joint report....
19:13 2019-08-07

Inner Circle: Harris English relies on Ping team for confidence in his clubs -- and his game Harris English has worked with Ping for more than 15 years and week to week they continue to dial in his equipment as part of his inner circle.       ...
00:26 2019-07-11

I-League Clubs Plan Legal Action After AIFF Increases Super Cup Fine All India Football Federation has increased the penalty on I-League clubs for their non-participation in the Super Cup from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 27.5 lakh...
18:39 2019-06-19

Bristol City write to clubs explaining new policy of not kicking ball out of play ‘We’re going to let the ref manage the game,’ says Lee JohnsonFollows flashpoint against Leeds when City played onBristol City have written to every Championship club to tell them that they will not kick the ball out of play for any opposing player unless they have suffered a head injury.The club’s ...
21:26 2019-08-06

All-England finals offer London clubs a golden chance to restore capital pride At San Siro, 15 European trophies have their place in the show cabinets. That leaves AC Milan and Inter with five more of the big prizes than London's four major teams combined....
10:26 2019-05-23

Premier league football clubs urged to pay minimum wage to cleaners, caterers and stewards Premier league football clubs are being urged to pay staff a real living wage, because their earnings do not cover the cost of living, charity Citizens UK says....
19:39 2019-08-09

Boys & Girl Clubs of Tucson names 2019 Click For Kids Award recepients TUCSON – Laurie and Larry Wettershneider and Laurie’s Parents Linda and Stuart Nelson Named Boys & Girls Clubs of Tucson 2019 Click for Kids Award Recipients.  Here’s more from Tuesday’s sportscast: Created in 2009, the Click for Kids Award is to be presented annually by Boy...
07:13 2019-05-29

Arsenal and Man Utd in Mario Lemina transfer race as clubs battle for £18m-rated Southampton midfielder Arsenal and Manchester United will have to cough up at least £18million by next week if they want to secure a deal for Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina....
13:39 2019-07-09

Immigrant Workers Fired From President Trump’s Golf Clubs Seeking White House Meeting To Avoid Deportation (NEW YORK) — A group of immigrant workers fired from President Donald Trump’s golf clubs say they want to meet with him at the White House to make the case that they should not be deported. The 21 maids, groundskeepers and other workers fired earlier this year from five of Trump’s ...
02:26 2019-07-06

ESPN changed 'Monday Night Football' down-and-distance graphic at halftime to satisfy fans Fans complained about ESPN's yellow down-and-distance marker on "Monday Night Football" so much the station changed the graphic at halftime.       ...
05:13 2019-09-10

Why NBA stars like James Harden and LeBron James invest in soccer clubs Even though MLS clubs cannot compete with the other US sports leagues in terms of income, soccer is seen as a growing market for wealthy athlete-investorsJames Harden’s summer of soccer continues. Earlier this month, the 2018 NBA Most Valuable Player had a kickaround at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium. A...
11:26 2019-07-22

Strait of Hormuz latest: US 'destroys' Iranian drone after it comes within 'threatening distance' of warship A US warship has destroyed an Iranian drone that came with "threatening distance" in the Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions between the two countries....
01:13 2019-07-19

Everything you need to know about the European elections More than 500 million citizens of the European Union will have the opportunity to take part in the world's single biggest multi-country election next week....
22:39 2019-05-22

Who is in the new European Commission? The European Commission's incoming president Ursula von der Leyen has released the names of her new team, with a number of appointments in particular standing out....
01:52 2019-09-11

European Under-21 Championship 2019: All you need to know "The 22nd edition of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship gets underway on Sunday as co-hosts Italy and San Marino greet the best young talent from across the continent."...
19:01 2019-06-14

What is causing the European heatwave? A brief look at the causes and effects of high temperatures across the continentTemperature records for this time of year have already been broken, or look likely to be broken imminently, across much of Europe including Germany, France, Spain, Switzerland and Austria. The weather in June is usually ...
13:39 2019-06-28

No new dawn for far right in European election Support for extremist parties remains limited, with signs of protest voting around single issues. While euroskeptics fared well in several countries, DW research suggests more modest gains for the far-right....
17:52 2019-05-31

Why You Might Not Want to Buy European Baby Formulas One of a parent’s first major decisions is how—or what—to feed their baby. For those who formula feed, the pressure to find a high-quality product that is as nutritious as possible can be daunting. And that may be why some parents are turning to European brands like HiPP, Holle, Lebenswert and Töpf...
04:00 2019-06-12

20 European cities with hardly any tourists With overtourism showing no signs of abating in Europe's most famous destinations, there's never been a better time to seek out wonderful options that attract fewer visitors....
17:52 2019-07-24

The factors that will determine MLB’s European future LONDON — The stakes are high at this inaugural London Series. Well, to be more specific, they stand moderately high for the Yankees, higher for the Red Sox and highest of all for Major League Baseball. A couple of hours before the first European regular-season game kicked off Saturday at London Stad...
06:26 2019-06-30

US-China trade war — The unlikely European winners The imminent US tariffs on Chinese goods are expected to throw up some unexpected winners in Europe, a study shows. The gains for the European countries are only likely to increase if China chooses to retaliate....
20:52 2019-08-13

USTR Proposes More European Tariffs The U.S. has widened its threat to impose tariffs against the European Union, pending the outcome of a World Trade Organization case over subsidies to the airplane manufacturer Airbus....
07:13 2019-07-02

Who should I vote for in the 2019 European elections? Populist parties look set to make big gains in the European elections – but think twice about voting for them if you care about climate and the environment...
19:39 2019-05-21

ING: Hamers draws up his European masterplan Digital-obsessed chief executive Ralph Hamers has pushed ING towards what is perhaps the biggest bank transformation in Europe. Can it become a model for how to build a globally competitive retail bank, straddling the continent’s fragmented markets?...
02:52 2019-08-01

European stocks recover after ECB disappointment European stocks were in recovery mode on Friday after a cautious message from the European Central Bank hit investors' appetite for risk in the previous session, with traders eyeing a U.S. jobs report and U.S. trade tussles with Mexico for fresh direction....
10:13 2019-06-07

When Tottenham won their last European trophy – 35 years ago Football has a funny way of creating heroes for a day. Just ask stand-in Spurs keeper Tony ParksBy Steven Pye for That 1980s Sports BlogSport has a habit of creating heroes from the ranks of the previously unknown. In 1982, the young goalkeeper Nigel Spink came from nowhere to help Aston Villa win t...
12:13 2019-05-31

How will the far-right AfD party shape the European Parliament? Germany's right-wing populist AfD party will only have limited influence in the European Parliament. But its lawmakers hope to learn from more seasoned populist leaders....
23:39 2019-06-16

The Roadblocks to European Fintech Expansion “The US market is vast. There are a lot of consumers in the US that use outdated technologies, and from that perspective we see huge potential here [in the US],” announced Nicolas Kopp, US CEO of N26, during a panel at Netguru’s Disruption Forum. Over the past few years, the fintec...
19:39 2019-05-21

Yankees hold off Red Sox in MLB's first European game The New York Yankees used two separate six-run innings in London to take down the rival Boston Red Sox 17-13 in Major League Baseball's first European game....
01:00 2019-06-30

Platts gets first bid for European LNG in its pricing process Pricing agency Platts received on Thursday its first transparent bid for a cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for delivery into Europe, signalling greater openness in pricing LNG globally as well as underscoring the importance of Europe to the LNG trade....
10:13 2019-06-07

European automakers tell governments they must help sell EVs The industry says a bigger charging infrastructure and subsidies to help boost EV sales are needed to help companies meet stringent new emissions rules....
15:52 2019-09-12

European Stocks Waver Ahead of the Fed European stocks edged lower Wednesday after a positive session in Asia where markets welcomed upbeat comments on trade from President Trump and the prospect of fresh central-bank stimulus for the eurozone....
10:00 2019-06-19

European Parliament: Who is David Sassoli Italian Democratic Party politician and former TV journalist David Sassoli has been elected as president of the European Parliament for the next two-and-a-half years....
14:26 2019-07-03

Wintershall Dea seeks European IPO in H2 2020 - CEO Newly created oil and gas group Wintershall DEA plans to hold an initial public offering in the second half of the next year, its chief executive told Reuters, in a deal that could become one of the largest European listings in 2020....
16:26 2019-06-11

8 key takeaways from the European election results The results of the European elections revealed some unexpected outcomes Monday as the full picture from the world's biggest multi-country vote became clearer....
12:13 2019-05-27

Footballers say #ThisTimeImVoting in European elections European Union politicians have thanked a small selection of footballers for their efforts in a get out the vote campaign. Kevin Trapp and Eintracht Frankfurt played a large role in a rather muted campaign....
11:00 2019-05-23

Hot-air balloons fly at the European Balloon Festival Hot-air balloon pilots participate in the annual European Balloon Festival in Igualada, Spain. The balloon festival is one of the largest in Europe.       ...
15:13 2019-07-12

Temperatures hit new highs in European heatwave Records are usually broken by tenths of a degree, but last week’s heatwave was startlingMuch of Europe endured a searing heatwave last week, as an unprecedented plume of hot air pushed northwards from Africa. Last Friday, France recorded its highest temperature of 45.9C at Gallargues-le-Montueux, in...
23:26 2019-07-03

European regulators demand changes to 737 Max autopilot It's not just American officials who think Boeing's 737 Max software needs more polish. A Bloomberg source said that the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has told Boeing to make five changes to the airliner before it can return to servic......
19:26 2019-07-07

Poland: More aligned to US than to European partners? Donald Trump will not be taking part in commemorations to mark the 80th anniversary of the start of World War II. But Warsaw hopes visiting US envoys will still want to talk about strengthening NATO's eastern flank....
19:26 2019-08-31

20 beautiful European cities with hardly any tourists With overtourism showing no signs of abating in Europe's most famous destinations, there's never been a better time to seek out wonderful options that attract fewer visitors....
07:00 2019-08-01

European Transfer Deadline Day: Who moved where? "AS Roma ended a busy transfer window by signing Nikola Kalinic and Henrikh Mkhitaryan on loan on Monday while Inter Milan offloaded former captain Mauro Icardi to Paris St. Germain after a prolific but turbulent six years at the club."...
10:39 2019-09-03

Nationalists Fail to Unite in European Parliament Euroskeptic and nationalist politicians who performed well in recent European Parliament elections appear unlikely to wield significant power in the legislature after they failed to organize as a single group....
19:00 2019-06-13

EU creates directorate for European defense industry A new agency established within the European Commission to deal with Europe's fragmented defense industry will have France's former defense minister in charge....
21:00 2019-09-16

How a pan-European picnic brought down the Iron Curtain On 19 August 1989, Hungarians and Austrians gathered in friendship at the border, paving the way to unificationWhen the end finally came for the Iron Curtain, it was not bulldozers or hammers that struck one of the first decisive blows, but a picnic.Thirty years ago this Monday, on 19 August 1989, t...
14:52 2019-08-18

France's Le Pen unveils new far-right European Parliament group France's Marine Le Pen unveiled a new far-right group in the European Parliament on Thursday, uniting eurosceptics from across the continent who aim to devolve power from Brussels back to capitals....
14:13 2019-06-13

European Huawei and ZTE 5G ban would cost operators €55bn A mobile industry report has claimed the widespread rollout of 5G across Europe could be delayed by up to 18 months and cost €55 million more than expected if operators are denied access to Chinese-made networking equipment.Huawei, and to a lesser extent ZTE, command 40 per cent of the Europe...
12:52 2019-06-10

Broadcom warning hits European chipmakers European semiconductor stocks fell on Friday after U.S. chipmaker Broadcom warned a U.S.-China trade conflict and export restrictions on Huawei were causing a broad slowdown in demand for chips....
11:00 2019-06-14

Catalan fugitives must get European credentials in Spain Spanish authorities say two fugitive Catalan separatists elected to the European Parliament must risk arrest by returning to Spain to pick up their official credentials if they want to be European lawmakers....
22:39 2019-06-13

Will German slowdown hit eastern European economies? Central and eastern European economies are said to be decoupling from western Europe as consumption-led growth replaces the export-driven model. But will domestic spending suffice to fend off a slowdown in the eurozone?...
04:00 2019-08-20

Far-right parties form new group in European Parliament A group of 73 lawmakers from far-right groups across Europe wants to devolve power back to EU member states, curb immigration and stop the spread of Islam. Italy's League and France's National Rally are at its head....
03:52 2019-06-14

Kroos out of Germany squad for European qualifiers Germany will be without Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos for its upcoming European Championship qualifiers against Belarus and Estonia        ...
15:26 2019-05-22

EU citizens in UK denied vote in European elections Rights groups have condemned the chaos, saying UK authorities have failed to guarantee the vote. Britons in the EU's 27 other countries also experienced irregularities, including postal votes "gone missing."...
00:13 2019-05-24

Bats Launching New Regional European Indices LONDON – 6 June 2017 – Bats Europe (Bats), a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company and the region’s largest equities exchange operator, today announced it will expand its European index franchise with the planned launch of 18 new regional European benchmark indices, which include the Bats Eurozone 50, B...
22:13 2019-05-21

Expensive spectrum puts European 5G at risk The UK’s infamous auction of 3G spectrum in 2000 had lasting ramifications for the mobile industry. Intense competition between BT Cellnet, One2One, Orange, Three, and Vodafone resulted in an astonishing £22 billion spent on licences for airwaves that would power new mobile services.But ...
21:00 2019-06-18

Shell and European Rivals Hit by Lower Oil Prices The Anglo-Dutch oil giant’s profit plunged in the second quarter, with lower oil and gas prices and weaker refining margins outweighing a rise in production. Its performance was consistent with most of its peers, with Total and Equinor also missing analysts’ expectations....
14:00 2019-08-01

World Cup a European, American championship _ with Australia The basketball World Cup has turned into a championship of Europe and the Americas _ with Australia thrown in from Oceania       ...
16:00 2019-09-06

England all but out of European Under-21 finals after defeat to Romania • Group C: England U21 2-4 Romania U21• Aidy Boothroyd: ‘They will have to carry me out’One by one England’s players fell to the ground at the realisation their European Championship campaign had come to a humiliatingly abrupt end. A suitable image for a tournament floored by late collapses, first F...
01:39 2019-06-22

Klopp and Lampard set to do battle in European showpiece "The Champions League winners Liverpool take on the Europa League champions Chelsea at Besiktas\u0027 Vodafone Park on Wednesday night to decide who will lift the 44th UEFA Super Cup. It\u0027s Klopp vs Lampard. Who will come out on top?"...
20:13 2019-08-14

European theaters mostly wait-and-see on Domingo accusations While two U.S. opera houses immediately canceled performances by famed tenor Placido Domingo following sexual harassment allegations, European opera houses are taking stances ranging from supportive to wait-and-see...
05:26 2019-08-15

‘Protecting Our European Way of Life’? Outrage Follows New E.U. Role Ursula von der Leyen is under pressure to ditch the title “vice president for protecting our European way of life” for the person in charge of migration policy....
00:00 2019-09-14

First female referee to officiate European Super Cup Stéphanie Frappart will be the first woman to officiate a major UEFA men's showpiece event when she referees the European Super Cup between Liverpool and Chelsea       ...
18:00 2019-08-02

Another European heatwave, another link to climate change Enlarge / Satellite-estimated surface temperatures for July 25, 2019. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) It’s becoming standard procedure that extreme weather events will quickly be analyzed by the World Weather Attribution team—a group of climate scientists who estimate the influence of climate cha...
23:00 2019-08-04

Luxembourg to be first European country to legalise cannabis Health minister confirms plans and calls on neighbouring countries to relax their lawsLuxembourg has called on its EU neighbours to relax their drug laws as its health minister confirmed plans to become the first European country to legalise cannabis production and consumption.“This drug policy we h...
22:39 2019-08-07

Weber won't be next European Commission president: report German conservative politician Manfred Weber will not be the next president of the European Commission, according to a German newspaper. EU leaders have been wrangling for weeks over who should get the top job....
01:26 2019-06-29

European stocks steady after ECB stimulus boost European shares were roughly flat in early trading on Friday, on course for a fourth straight week of gains after the European Central Bank took strong action on economic growth and signalled governments should also do more....
12:26 2019-09-13

Von der Leyen defends 'European Way of Life' title The incoming chief of the European Commission has rejected calls to change the name for her new migration commissioner. The title "European Way of Life" is seen by some as redolent of far-right rhetoric....
17:00 2019-09-16

Nothing to see here: Popular European destinations try to keep tourists in check Cities and towns across the continent say they are feeling overwhelmed as they are confronted with an influx of visitors that has exploded beyond what they can handle....
09:00 2019-08-11

European Stocks Slip After Gains in Asia Declines in technology companies and auto stocks led European bourses lower, as investors remained cautious ahead of a series of central bank meetings this week....
11:26 2019-06-18

European banks are ahead of the millennial zeitgeist Europe’s banking sector’s investment in fintech and ESG merits more confidence than their exposure to negative European Central Bank rates might suggest. On these counts, the US banks may be lagging....
13:13 2019-09-16

Downbeat earnings keep European shares grounded European shares opened flat on Wednesday, hit by dour signals from Deutsche Bank, Daimler and Aston Martin as well as a slide in commodity-linked stocks, while investors awaited manufacturing and services data....
11:00 2019-07-24

European Vote Reveals an Ever More Divided France The party of Marine Le Pen, the far-right leader who lost decisively to President Emmanuel Macron two years ago, defeated his party in the European Parliament voting....
00:13 2019-05-28

Five reasons why European stocks could see a rough end to the year Overly optimistic expectations about trade tensions and monetary stimulus coupled with Brexit and Italy's spending plans could shake European stocks, four analysts have told CNBC....
18:26 2019-07-17

No, a European-style health system isn’t the answer As candidates for the 2020 Democratic nomination present their visions for “Medicare for all,” politicians on both sides of the aisle are increasingly looking to imitate Europe’s health systems to lower the cost of healthcare. But a European system would come at the cost of lower survival rates, lon...
12:39 2019-08-16

European stocks flat ahead of U.S. payrolls European stocks opened flat on Friday after two sessions of gains, as the effect of this week's upbeat signals on U.S.-China trade talks and European politics wore off, with investors' attention turning to U.S. jobs data due later in the day....
09:39 2019-09-06

European elections: Winners and losers across the continent Europe is seeing a major political shift as the traditional centre-left and centre-right parties were edged out by populist, environmentalist and far-right parties in the European Parliament elections. ...
12:00 2019-05-27

Second European EV battery consortium underway -Handelsblatt Germany has agreed in principle with eight other European nations to set up a second consortium for the production and recycling of battery cells for cars, daily Handelsblatt reported, citing economy minister Peter Altmaier....
09:39 2019-09-06

Change UK European Election results: Where did it all go wrong? Change UK MPs could be questioning the directions of their careers today, an expert warned after the group failed to make a mark in the European elections....
10:13 2019-05-27

Second European EV battery consortium underway: Handelsblatt Germany has agreed in principle with eight other European nations to set up a second consortium for the production and recycling of battery cells for cars, daily Handelsblatt reported, citing economy minister Peter Altmaier....
13:39 2019-09-06

A Guide to Our Coverage of the European Parliament Elections Citizens of the European Union’s 28 member nations go to the polls this week to elect their next transnational Parliament. Here’s a guide to our coverage....
09:52 2019-05-24

The Slow European Dissolve: Social Mood and the EU There may be no more dramatic example of social mood pushing around politics anywhere in the world today than in Europe. Mood created the EU and it now threatens to tear it apart. In this special report, European Financial Forecast editor Brian Whitmer explains how events in Europe have expressed a ...
14:33 2019-05-21

| 5 things we learned in European football this weekend Gareth Bale got his season up and running as Real Madrid drew at Villarreal, while Kalidou Koulibaly's howler gifted Juventus a thrilling victory over Napoli....
16:39 2019-09-02

Austria plans to keep Hahn on as its European commissioner Austrian Chancellor Brigitte Bierlein plans to nominate the current European commissioner in charge of enlargement, Johannes Hahn, as the country's member of the new commission that will be headed by Ursula von der Leyen, Bierlein said on Thursday....
14:39 2019-07-11

Germans to choose from 41 parties in European elections A total of 41 lists in Germany have been approved for the European parliamentary elections, according to public broadcaster ARD. They include, among others, a pro-spiritual and a pro-love party....
14:39 2019-05-21

Populists Seek to Break the European Union From Within Not long ago, nationalist movements were advocating a departure from the European Union. Now they seeking seats in Parliament, promising an insurgency from within....
13:39 2019-05-25

CRH to sell European distribution arm to Blackstone in $1.9 bln deal Irish cement maker CRH said on Tuesday it has agreed to sell its European distribution arm to private equity funds managed by Blackstone Group Inc for an enterprise value of about 1.64 billion euros ($1.85 billion)....
09:00 2019-07-16

Who is Ursula von der Leyen, the new European Commission president? German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen, a member of Merkel's conservatives, has been confirmed president of the EU Commission. But just who is she? DW profiles the Brussels-born doctor and her time in Berlin....
21:39 2019-07-16

Google to spend $3 billion on European datacenters Google will make an additional investment of $3.3 billion over the next two years to expand its European data centers, CEO Sundar Pichai said.Read More...
16:39 2019-09-20

Political Risks Loom Over European Markets Fears of a global economic slowdown and trade tensions have weighed on markets in recent days. Investors in Europe have an added dimension of worry: political risk....
14:26 2019-05-24

Four takeaways from the European elections – video explainer In the UK, the Conservatives and Labour have been decimated over their stance on Brexit, with Nigel Farage's Brexit party and pro-remain parties emerging as the big winners. With votes still being counted across Europe, voters have boosted Greens and far-right groups, leaving centrists diminishedEu...
19:13 2019-05-28

What do the European Parliament results mean for climate change? Green parties have made gains in the European Parliament and may become coalition partners. But newly-elected populists are likely to fight climate action...
20:00 2019-05-28

Hot-air balloons soar at the European Balloon Festival Hot-air balloon pilots participate in the annual European Balloon Festival in Igualada, Spain. The balloon festival is one of the largest in Europe.       ...
06:13 2019-07-12

European victory gives Salvini more leverage in Italy The League party of Italy's hard-line interior minister, Matteo Salvini, was one of the biggest winners in the European elections, with sky-rocketing support that bolsters his role as the flagbearer of the nationalist and far-right forces in Europe and could also shake up politics at home....
13:13 2019-05-27

European Elections Will Gauge the Power of Populism A new scandal in Austria that led to the collapse of the coalition government there served as a reminder that Russia has deep ties to many populist parties....
17:52 2019-05-21

European Parliament opens with show of defiance The European Parliament opened its new session Tuesday with a bit of controversy as leaders find themselves in a stalemate on who should lead the alliance....
15:39 2019-07-02

What to Watch For in the European Parliament Election Results More than 400 million Europeans are eligible to vote in an election that will measure the strength of populists — and of supporters of the European Union....
12:01 2019-05-26

European Voters Look Set to Boost Skeptics' Power Voters in the European Union are expected to shake up the political establishment in elections for the bloc’s parliament Sunday, ushering in a period of uncertainty just as the continent is trying to assert itself against the U.S. and China....
16:39 2019-05-26

UK to launch European security mission over Iran row The British government has said it will create a new mission with European allies amid rising tensions with Iran. The UK's outgoing foreign minister said Britain "will always defend" freedom of navigation....
18:26 2019-07-22

Kiefer Sutherland 'seriously injured' during European tour Kiefer Sutherland suffered a serious injury that has caused him to cancel the remaining three stops on his European tour, the actor and singer announced on social media....
04:13 2019-08-18

Every Vintage European Car Needs a Set of Magnesium Cromodora Stars Just as manners maketh man, wheels maketh car. No car is complete or correct without the right set of wheels. There exist several cars which are best known for the wheels they wear, and it wouldn’t do to change them, but many others can be elevated well beyond their station with a proper set of afte...
23:26 2019-07-21

Opinion: The EU's future and the European Parliament vote Will the elections for the European Parliament really determine the future of the EU? DW's Felix Steiner urges voters to remain calm and exercise their constitutional rights....
11:26 2019-05-25

The right and the Greens gain ground in European elections The hardest-fought European Parliament election in decades is drawing toward a close with the anti-immigrant far right and the pro-environment Greens both projected to gain ground at the expense of the continent’s longtime political center...
23:13 2019-05-26

'European' election sidelines 17.5 million non-EU residents They pay taxes in the European Union, call it home — some for decades. But they cannot vote in the European Parliament election. Some 17.5 million non-EU residents of voting age are sidelined, DW has calculated....
11:26 2019-05-25

New Bats European Benchmark Indices Now Live LONDON – 19 June 2017 – Bats Europe (Bats), a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company and the region’s largest equities exchange operator, today announced it has gone live with 18 new regional European benchmark indices, including the Bats Eurozone 50, Bats Nordic 40 and Bats Europe All Companies....
22:13 2019-05-21

Premier League should be wary of European hype Many see Saturday’s all-English Champions League final as the start of a new era of Premier League dominance in European competitions. One look at the all-German 2013 final shows that might not be the case....
17:52 2019-05-31

European Markets Feel the World's Pain With its trade-dependent companies and weak banks, the eurozone is feeling the effects of intensifying concerns about global trade and a slowdown in the Chinese economy....
18:00 2019-05-31

The Latest: Slovak far-right could reach European Parliament BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Parliament elections taking place Saturday (all times local): 10:15 a.m. A far-right party in Slovakia that openly admires the country’s wartime Nazi puppet state could win seats in the European Parliament for the first time. Slovaks are among four co...
11:01 2019-05-25

Microsoft opens first European store in London's West End Microsoft will open its first European retail store in London on Thursday, showcasing technology ranging from Xbox games and Surface tablets to augmented reality and LinkedIn masterclasses....
15:52 2019-07-10

European migration stories told one object at a time Europe wouldn't exist without migration, says the director of a German virtual migration museum. From "guest-worker" recruitment signs to audio cassettes from Turkey, the museum's archive is a treasure trove of stories....
14:39 2019-05-21

Will faltering EU growth play a role in the European elections? Economic growth is still weak and unevenly spread across the 28-nation European Union, while job creation is only just beginning to improve. Will Europe's lackluster economy have an impact on the upcoming elections?...
14:39 2019-05-21

How Deutsche Bank’s Woes Infect All European Lenders Europe has too many banks making too little money. The continent’s big lenders appear to lurch from crisis to crisis, burning through chief executives and seemingly endless resets of strategy. The flailing is particularly dramatic when compared with American rivals. A decade ago, Europe’s top five b...
11:39 2019-07-08

European leaders join Macron for Bastille Day parade European leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel joined French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday for the traditional Bastille Day military parade in Paris which this year honored European military cooperation....
13:26 2019-07-14

Europol smashes major European crime gang In an operation code named "Icebreaker," European authorities announced that they had dismantled a large criminal group. Police across five countries seized cash, diamonds, jewelry and luxury vehicles....
16:52 2019-05-22

European powers warn on Iran nuclear deal Germany, France and Britain have called for "responsible" action to reduce tensions between Tehran and the United States. Iran has breached the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal by raising limits on uranium enrichment....
10:00 2019-07-15

Growth of unprotected sex pushes up European syphilis rates A reduced fear among gay and bisexual men of catching HIV has led to riskier sex and higher rates of syphilis, a new report says. The disease can cause severe health complications if left untreated....
20:13 2019-07-12

Juncker lashes out at 'stupid nationalists' on eve of European elections European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker criticized "stupid nationalists" ahead of elections in which euroskeptic politicians are expected to make big gains in the European Parliament....
22:39 2019-05-22

European Union Nominates Kristalina Georgieva to Lead I.M.F. Ms. Georgieva, the World Bank chief executive, would replace Christine Lagarde at the International Monetary Fund, one of the most prominent posts in global economic diplomacy....
02:13 2019-08-03

Microsoft to open first European store in central London Firm shows commitment to UK with shop, which features a gaming lounge and AR devicesMicrosoft is opening its first European store on Oxford Street, in London featuring a McLaren Senna car customised as an Xbox driving simulator, a gaming lounge and a community education centre where children can lea...
18:00 2019-07-10

Amazon won't have to offer a phone helpline in the European Union Don't go looking for a customer support phone number for Amazon in Europe -- you probably won't find one. The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled that Amazon isn't obligated to provide a phone helpline to customers in the region, reject......
17:52 2019-07-10

What does European Parliament actually do? One clue lies in your phone bill With the European parliamentary elections just weeks away, one of the biggest challenges for MEPs is communicating to voters what exactly they do. Phone roaming charges are a good place to start....
22:39 2019-05-22

China worries hit European stocks, HSBC dips European shares fell to two-month lows on Monday as anxiety over U.S.-China trade frictions drove investors toward traditional safe-havens including government bonds, while HSBC shares dipped 1% after the shock departure of Chief Executive John Flint....
10:00 2019-08-05

European band pulls out of Lebanon festival in protest European rock band Within Temptation says it is cancelling its concert at a Lebanese music festival in solidarity with a local group whose show was pulled from the program under pressure from Christian groups...
15:13 2019-08-04

Two thirds of UK drivers don’t understand European road signs News 6 Aug, 2019 New research reveals 65 per cent of UK drivers don’t understand European road signs, despite 40 per cent having driven abroad...
14:52 2019-08-06

EU survey: European anti-Semitism has gotten worse in last 5 years Discrimination and anti-Semitism continues to be a significant problem for young European Jews and the situation could be getting worse, a new report by the European Union says....
22:00 2019-07-05

UPDATE 1-CRH to sell European distribution arm to Blackstone in $1.9 bln deal Irish building materials supplier CRH Plc said on Tuesday it has agreed to sell its European distribution arm to private equity funds managed by Blackstone Group Inc for an enterprise value of about 1.64 billion euros ($1.85 billion)....
11:13 2019-07-16

Ice cubes for tigers as heatwave smashes European records Belgian zookeepers fed chickens in giant ice cubes to tigers on Wednesday as northern Europe baked in record temperatures during another heatwave that climate experts believe could become the new normal....
21:13 2019-07-24

The Quick Read About… the New President-elect of the European Commission What Happened This Week: Europe has a new president! Sort of. Germany’s former defense minister Ursula Von der Leyen became the new president-elect of the European Commission (EC) this week following a close vote in the European Parliament. Why It Matters: Whoever leads the European Commission...
05:13 2019-07-20

IMF's Christine Lagarde nominated for top job at European Central Bank The European Union Council officially nominated on Tuesday Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, to become the next president of the European Central Bank....
19:39 2019-07-02

European Parliament opens, short of three barred Catalans The European Parliament began its first session of the new term on Tuesday, short of three Catalan members who were barred from joining, as hundreds wearing the Catalan flag protested against their exclusion outside the building in Strasbourg....
18:26 2019-07-02

European Parliament opens with stalemate over leadership posts The European Parliament opened its new session Tuesday with a bit of controversy as leaders find themselves in a stalemate on who should lead the alliance....
17:26 2019-07-02

Brilliant Pat McCormack wins European Games gold GB’s star man Pat McCormack is targeting Tokyo 2020 after European Games triumph, Mark Staniforth reports from Minsk The post Brilliant Pat McCormack wins European Games gold appeared first on Boxing News....
22:00 2019-06-29

The European Space Agency just updated its massive galaxy map Back in early 2018, the European Space Agency released the second phase of Milky Way mapping data collected by the agency’s Gaia satellite. With a variety of tools that allow scientists and even casual space fans to browse an immense amount of data, it was a very big deal in for both professio...
05:00 2019-07-18

| Bezuidenhout closing in on maiden European title in Spain South Africa's Christiaan Bezuidenhout holds a commanding five-shot lead over Spain's Jon Rahm heading into the final round of the Andalucia Masters....
22:00 2019-06-29

Spain U21 v Germany U21: European Championship final – live! Minute-by-minute updates on the action in Udine, kick-off 7.45pmGermany and Spain set up rematch with comeback winsAny comments? You can email John | tweet @johnbrewin_ 9.26pm BST 83 min: Oh, was that the chance? Nmecha’s backheel fell at the feet of Waldschmidt, who dragged his shot wide. That was ...
22:39 2019-06-30

Upbeat earnings lift European shares at open European shares rose on Tuesday, tracking rises on Wall Street and in Asia as better-than-expected results for Banco Santander helped put Spanish markets on course to end a four-session losing streak....
10:00 2019-07-23

Bezuidenhout wins at Valderrama for 1st European Tour title SOTOGRANDE, Spain (AP) — Christiaan Bezuidenhout of South Africa won the Andalucía Valderrama Masters for his first European Tour title on Sunday. Bezuidenhout shot an even-par 71 to finish at 10 under for the tournament, six strokes ahead of Jon Rahm and four other players. The 25-year-old South Af...
22:39 2019-06-30

Bats Launches New Benchmark Indices for Ten European Markets LONDON – 4 April 2017 – Bats Europe (Bats), a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company and the region’s largest equities exchange operator, today announced the launch of new benchmark indices for ten additional European markets. Bats now offers real-time, high-quality and low-cost alternatives to those provided ...
22:13 2019-05-21

European heatwave eases up as death toll hits 7 Most of the fires that had broken out Spain in recent days were stabilized, but firefighters were struggling to control a blaze in the central provinces of Toledo and Madrid that had burned more than 20 sq km since Friday....
06:13 2019-07-01

UPDATE 1-Downbeat data keeps European shares grounded European stock markets were flat on Wednesday, subdued by dour signals from Deutsche Bank and Aston Martin as well as a slide in commodity-linked stocks, with weak euro zone manufacturing and services surveys adding to worries on the outlook for growth....
11:00 2019-07-24

Iran rejects UK's proposal for European-led maritime force Critics point to irony of UK calling on EU support while heading for BrexitPlans for a European-led maritime security force in the Gulf unveiled by the UK foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, hit choppy waters as the plan was rejected by Iran, met resistance from supporters of the incoming prime minister...
19:13 2019-07-23

Fed signals buoy European shares, InBev jumps A strong oil sector and firming expectations of more monetary easing from the world's big central banks drove European shares half a percent higher on Friday, ending a volatile week marked by a series of luke-warm corporate earnings....
11:52 2019-07-19

Qualcomm fined €242 million in European antitrust case Fresh off its high-profile feud with Apple, Qualcomm is suffering more legal woes. An investigation by the European Commission has found Qualcomm abused its market dominance in the manufacture of 3G baseband chipsets and will have to pay a steep &eur......
16:13 2019-07-18

What is the longest gap between a league title win and European glory? | The Knowledge Plus: long-serving kit manufacturers, football on the big screen (part IIII) and clubs that compete in the most different sports“This season’s Champions League final will be contested by two teams who have gone a combined 87 years without a domestic league trophy,” notes Paul Hawkins. “What’s the lo...
11:26 2019-05-22

GB boxers guarantee a magnificent seven medals at European Games The European Games reach the semi-final stage in Minsk The post GB boxers guarantee a magnificent seven medals at European Games appeared first on Boxing News....
19:26 2019-06-27

Germany's von der Leyen voted new European Commission president German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen had faced an uphill battle as a compromise candidate. She won by a slim majority, with 383 out of 747 votes....
21:39 2019-07-16

European shares flat after mixed corporate results European shares were flat in early trading on Wednesday as investors parsed through a mixed bag of corporate results, with rising Brexit uncertainty and trade tensions limiting the gains....
11:26 2019-07-17

EU's Tusk urges European Parliament to confirm von der Leyen The outgoing chairman of European Union national leaders on Thursday urged the European Parliament to approve Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as the next head of the bloc's executive after some in the assembly criticized her nomination....
14:00 2019-07-04

EU's Tusk asks European Parliament to approve von der Leyen European Council President Donald Tusk on Thursday asked the European Parliament to approve Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as the next head of the European Commission....
14:00 2019-07-04

Factbox: Activist investor Elliott's top European holdings U.S. activist hedge fund Elliott Management announced on Thursday it had taken a 2.1% stake in German agrichemicals and pharma company Bayer Here are some of New York-headquartered Elliott's top holdings in Europe (in alphabetical order):...
19:26 2019-06-27

Nissan, Volvo and FCA lead European sales decline European car sales dropped 7.9% in June, led by bigger declines for Nissan , Volvo and Fiat Chrysler (FCA) , according to industry data published on Wednesday....
11:39 2019-07-17

Ford to Slash Jobs as Part of European Shake-Up Ford detailed plans to close factories in Europe and cut 12,000 jobs, or more than 20% of the company’s workforce there, an effort to focus on technologies that are reshaping the auto industry....
21:13 2019-06-27

European NATO members to boost spending this year The European members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization will increase defense spending for the fourth consecutive year amid calls by President Donald Trump for the allies to spend more of their budgets on defense....
21:39 2019-06-27

Man City's Silva hailed as a 'European great' by Guardiola "Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has said that David Silva is a \"European great\" and he hopes the club can have another successful season before the Spanish midfielder bids farewell in 2020."...
22:00 2019-06-27

European boosts gasoline exports to U.S. after PES refinery fire Gasoline exports from Europe to the U.S. East Coast rose sharply in early July after a fire at a major refinery in Philadelphia left a supply shortage in the densely populated region....
12:13 2019-07-03

'Like' button needs caveat, European Court of Justice rules Websites using Facebook's "Like" button must warn users that the Silicon Valley giant will receive their data, the top EU court has ruled. Companies had not previously been held responsible for the Facebook extension....
18:52 2019-07-31

Ray-Ban Maker Strikes $6.1 Billion Deal for European Rival EssilorLuxottica agreed to buy control of European rival GrandVision for about $6.1 billion, in a move that would further cement the Ray-Ban maker’s global position as the leading manufacturer and retailer of eyewear and lenses....
18:13 2019-07-31

European shares rise as banks lead gains European shares edged higher on Thursday, helped by a rise in banks, after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates but set a higher bar for further reductions....
11:13 2019-09-19

Qualcomm Is Fined Again by European Regulators for Antitrust Behavior The $272 million fine is for blocking a rival chip maker from the market. It is the second time in two years that E.U. authorities have penalized Qualcomm....
15:13 2019-07-18

Iran Welcomes Progress on European Trade Mechanism but Says It Isn't Enough Iran said it would continue its plans to stop complying with some limits in the 2015 nuclear accord, but left the door open to a pause in those steps after European countries made progress in opening a trade channel to cushion the blow of U.S. sanctions on Tehran....
19:39 2019-06-28

Deutsche Bank leads European shares higher European shares rose on Monday, extending gains from the previous session, as German stocks, led by Deutsche Bank, rallied and investors cheered plans from Germany and China to counter slowing growth....
12:39 2019-08-19

Liverpool chases 6th European Cup, Tottenham seeks 1st title MADRID (AP) — Liverpool is looking to become European champion for a sixth time and Tottenham is chasing glory for the first time in the Champions League final on Saturday. Tens of thousands of English fans are descending on Madrid for the week’s second all-English final in a European competit...
10:13 2019-06-01

Madrid set to become first European city to scrap low-emissions zone Region’s likely new president Isabel Díaz Ayuso believes congestion is part of city’s cultural identityMadrid is set to become the first European city to scrap a major urban low-emissions zone after regional polls left a rightwing politician who views 3am traffic jams as part of the city’s cultural ...
15:13 2019-05-31

Liverpool face Napoli again, European giants drawn together "Champions League holders Liverpool have been drawn to play Napoli once more in the group stages, while a host of European giants were placed together in the draw in Monaco."...
20:52 2019-08-29

WHO: Four European countries lose measles-eliminated status Four European countries previously declared to have eliminated measles have lost their coveted status as the highly contagious disease surges within their borders, a branch of the World Health Organization said....
04:39 2019-08-30

McIlroy shoots 67 at European Masters, trails leaders by 4 Rory McIlroy shot a 3-under 67 on his return to the European Tour on Thursday, leaving the new FedEx Cup winner four strokes behind Matthias Schwab and Mike Lorenzo-Vera in the first round of the European Masters        ...
15:26 2019-08-30

Next stop, Stockholm: one family’s European rail adventure London to Sweden by train and ferry made for a fun, frenetic family trip – then calm arrived at a holiday cabin amid the blissful waters of the Stockholm archipelagoWatching my two children struggle along the platform like geriatric tortoises under their new backpacks, I had a moment of doubt. It wa...
17:00 2019-08-30

European Stocks, U.S. Futures Rise After Days of Falls European stocks shrugged off a downbeat session in Asia to rise, as U.S. Treasury yields gained, after days of falling share prices amid fears of a prolonged U.S.-China trade dispute and its effects on the global economy....
12:52 2019-05-30

The cheapest European city you can fly to, based on which US state you live in Shutterstock / pisaphotography Travel-booking company Kayak has determined the cheapest European cities to fly to from each US state based on the median price of round-trip flights. Reykjavík, Iceland, is the least expensive European city to fly to from many states. Pennsylvania is the only...
10:00 2019-05-24

Liverpool beats Tottenham 2-0 to win sixth European title No tears of pain this time, Mohamed Salah needed only 108 seconds to banish his Champions League final heartbreak        ...
23:52 2019-06-01

Don’t Cross the Kobolds: Mischievous Spirits of European Folklore In ancient folklore, the kobold is a small, pointy-eared, goblin-like creature with a short-temper and a mischievous spirit. While generally described as well-intentioned, angering a kobold is said to be a dangerous mistake. They are described as spirits that dwell among the living, and can sometime...
22:39 2019-06-02

European pilots say FAA, Boeing moving too fast toward lifting 737 Max ban The comments came as U.S. regulators hosted aviation authorities from around the world in Texas to discuss the process for returning the aircraft to the skies....
05:52 2019-05-24

The Latest: European Central Bank gives economy more support VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — The Latest on the European Central Bank’s monetary policy meeting (all times local): 2:50 p.m. The European Central Bank has taken action to support the economy in the 19 countries that use the euro, responding to fears about global trade conflicts. The ECB said Thurs...
14:13 2019-06-06

European Central Bank cuts deposit rate The European Central Bank announced Thursday it will cut its deposit rate and make new monthly bond purchases in the billions among other steps to help boost the Eurozone economy....
22:00 2019-09-12

European Central Bank deploys new stimulus to help economy The European Central Bank is launching a new round of monetary stimulus to support economic growth in the face of uncertainties like the U.S.-China trade conflict...
17:00 2019-09-12

Secrets of 'Pan-European Picnic' still shrouded in mystery 30 years later A picnic in a meadow on the Hungarian-Austrian border: That was the plan. But the symbolic event, a show of support for a united Europe, enabled the first exodus from behind the Iron Curtain. Unintentionally — or not?...
04:00 2019-08-20

Russia 'targeted 2014 European Parliament election' Evidence of Kremlin efforts to use social media to target the 2014 European Parliament elections have been uncovered by researchers at Cardiff University....
00:13 2019-05-24

England and Germany ‘will block European Super League’ • German Football League president says new solution needed• ‘If you make a pyramid like the ECA, we would destroy the clubs’Combined opposition from the Premier League and Bundesliga will block the plans developed by the European Club Association for a new “super league” in 2024, the German Footbal...
19:00 2019-06-04

Deutsche Bank and UBS Explored European Banking Alliance Deutsche Bank and UBS had talks as recently as mid-June to form an unusual alliance of investment-banking operations, according to people familiar with the discussions....
18:39 2019-08-25

Germany’s Merkel defends talk of ‘European champions’ BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is defending her government’s advocacy of creating “European champions” in business in the face of sharp criticism from the country’s main industry lobby group. In February, Economy Minister Peter Altmaier proposed an industry str...
11:39 2019-06-04

ArcelorMittal takes the knife to European steel output again ArcelorMittal underlined the problems facing the European steel industry when it cut production for the second time this month, blaming weak demand and high imports....
12:52 2019-05-29

European court rejects Catalan separatists' suit The European Court of Human Rights has rejected a suit brought by Catalan separatist lawmakers claiming that Spain's top court violated their rights when it ruled to suspend a regional parliamentary session to declare independence in 2017....
00:13 2019-05-29

Climate change is hot topic in the European Parliament vote LANGEOOG, Germany (AP) — Concerns about climate change have prompted mass protests across Europe for the past year and are expected to draw tens of thousands onto the streets again Friday. For the first time, the issue is predicted to have a significant impact on this week’s elections for the ...
10:26 2019-05-24

EU's Oettinger welcomes prospect of 'pro-European' government in Italy European Commissioner Guenther Oettinger, a member of Chancellor Merkel's conservatives in Germany, welcomed on Thursday the prospect of a new, pro-European government taking office in Italy, saying it was a good development....
10:00 2019-08-29

Liverpool's European kings honored on World XI shortlist After lifting a sixth European title last season, and enthralling fans with swashbuckling football, Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side has provided seven players on the 55-man FIFPro World XI shortlist....
19:52 2019-09-05

Greek PM comes unstuck over Macedonia, austerity in European vote Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was left struggling for his political survival on Monday after his Syriza party, stung by austerity and a bitter rift over an accord with North Macedonia, got hammered in European Parliament elections....
13:52 2019-05-27

U.K.'s Main Parties Suffer a European Election Drubbing British voters delivered stunning blows to the country’s two main political parties in European elections, underlining the growing polarization over the effort to leave the European Union but signaling no obvious way out of the Brexit deadlock....
13:01 2019-05-27

Stocks Edge Higher in Wake of European Elections Global stocks gained after voters in European parliamentary elections showed broad but more fragmented support for pro-EU parties, while populist factions gained less ground than expected....
12:26 2019-05-27

CORRECTED-European stocks flat ahead of U.S. payrolls European stocks opened flat on Friday after two sessions of gains, as the effect of this week's upbeat signals on U.S.-China trade talks and European politics wore off, with investors' attention turning to U.S. jobs data due later in the day....
20:39 2019-09-06

Best vegan and vegetarian food tours in European cities Plant-based tours are springing up in cities where meaty cuisine traditionally rules – and these choices also explore some of Europe’s coolest urban districts“Anything you can do I can do vegan,” says Vegan Food Tours, which runs jaunts through Rome’s Monti, one of the city’s oldest neighbourhoods (...
08:26 2019-09-08

Casey wins his 1st European Tour title in 5 years Ryder Cup star Paul Casey carded a 6-under 66 to win the European Open by one shot for his first European Tour title in five years       ...
22:00 2019-09-08

European trade policy seen going greener after EU parliament vote The rise of the Greens, the "Greta effect" of a young Swedish climate activist and the entry of French President Emmanuel Macron's party into the European Parliament are likely to result in a more defensive and climate-oriented EU trade policy....
17:52 2019-05-27

European elections expose polarized British public Support for Labour and the Conservatives has collapsed, with the Brexit Party and pro-Remain parties coming out on top. So where does this leave the UK? Samira Shackle reports from London....
18:00 2019-05-27

European Elections Deepen Divisions in National Capitals The outcome of the weekend’s European Union elections threatened a fresh period of instability in the bloc, with some countries set for early elections and coalition governments in Italy and Germany facing deeper strains....
18:26 2019-05-27

Mediaset's pan-European plan set to survive Vivendi opposition Italian broadcaster Mediaset's plan to reorganize its businesses as part of a pan-European growth strategy is set to be approved by shareholders on Wednesday, despite opposition from the group's second biggest investor, Vivendi ....
19:13 2019-09-03

European Guild Blazes Through WoW Classic’s First 2 Raids In 6 Days After World of Warcraft first launched on November 23, 2004, it took players 69 days to defeat the endgame raid boss Onyxia. The ten bosses of the Molten Core raid weren’t completely conquered until April 25, 2005. It only took European guild APES six days to accomplish both feats in the newly-launc...
20:39 2019-09-03

Soderberg wins 5-man playoff for European Masters title Sebastian Soderberg won a five-man playoff for the European Masters title on Sunday, sinking his birdie putt on the first extra hole when Rory McIlroy and others could not        ...
21:13 2019-09-03

McIlroy tires in European Masters 3rd round led by Romero Rory McIlroy cited tiredness in a busy trans-Atlantic week after dropping shots late in the European Masters third round on Saturday with Andres Romero in the lead by one stroke        ...
21:13 2019-09-03

Hazard brothers both out of Belgium's European qualifiers Real Madrid's Eden Hazard and his brother Thorgan have both withdrawn from Belgium's squad for upcoming European Championship qualifiers with injuries       ...
21:39 2019-09-03

EU summit: Merkel, Macron at odds over top European Commission job Ahead of a summit to discuss EU election results, the French and German leaders have disagreed over how to choose the next EU Commission president. Emmanuel Macron has said the process should not be automatic....
05:39 2019-05-28

What to Expect From the Huge European Technology Show This Week We don’t talk a lot about Europe here, but this week, Gizmodo will be in Germany, drinking beer, mangling Teutonic languages, and covering IFA, the biggest electronics show in Europe. Here’s what you can expect to see based on rumors, pre-announcements, and a little educated guesswork. Be sure to ch...
00:13 2019-09-04

Macron and Merkel at odds over EU top jobs after European elections German backing of MEP Manfred Weber to replace Juncker has met with resistance from FranceParis and Berlin appear on a collision course over the replacement of Jean-Claude Juncker as president of the European commission after poor results for the centre-right in the European elections damaged Angela...
00:13 2019-05-28

European automakers tell governments they must help sell electric cars Europe's carmakers are telling governments they must help build electric car charging points and provide consumer subsidies to boost sales of battery-powered vehicles and assist the industry in meeting stringent new emissions rules....
17:13 2019-09-11

UK near bottom of European bathing waters league table Just 63% of Britain’s beaches meet most stringent water quality standardThe UK has one of the lowest proportions of top quality bathing waters in Europe, according to research by the European Environment Agency.Just 63.2% of Britain’s beaches met the most stringent water quality standards needed to ...
15:52 2019-06-06

Germany's 'Die Partei' takes satire to the European parliament After lampooning Germany's traditional parties in the EU elections, the satirical party "Die Partei" is sending two representatives to Brussels. But when things get serious, where do the jokes end and the politics start?...
21:00 2019-06-07

France, Germany sign European jet fighter deal France, Germany and Spain agreed Monday to develop a European fighter jet and air combat system, as they bolster efforts to reduce their dependency on the United States....
15:13 2019-06-17

Still No Viable Brexit Proposals From UK, European Union Says After Talks Britain has still not proposed any workable alternatives to the Northern Ireland "backstop" provisions of its Brexit withdrawal agreement, the EU said Monday after talks between bloc chief Jean-Claude......
19:26 2019-09-16

Banking gains prod European shares higher Deutsche Bank and HSBC-led gains in banking stocks pushed European stock markets marginally higher on Monday, while a fall in airline shares after a profit warning from Germany's Lufthansa kept gains in check....
10:52 2019-06-17

We could put enough wind turbines on European land to power the world An analysis has found there is enough land in Europe to host 11.6 million wind turbines, with a capacity three times that of estimates made a decade ago...
16:26 2019-08-13

Thailand wins GolfSixes event on European Tour CASCAIS, Portugal (AP) — Thailand won a nearest-the-pin playoff against England to lift the trophy at the GolfSixes event on the European Tour in Portugal on Saturday. Phachara Khongwatmai hit a shot to inside six feet to clinch victory with Thongchai Jaidee over English pair Tom Lewis and Paul Wari...
21:39 2019-06-08

‘Phenomenal’ nine medals for England at European Schools championships The future is bright for England boxing in this week's Amateur Scene The post ‘Phenomenal’ nine medals for England at European Schools championships appeared first on Boxing News....
17:13 2019-08-13

Phil Foden: desire key for England in European U21 Championships Aged 19, the Manchester City midfielder already has a full trophy cabinet and that is without the giant fish he caughtA trophy cabinet takes pride of place in the kitchen of Phil Foden’s family home. It must be some kitchen. Must be some trophy cabinet, too, though it may not be around much longer s...
06:00 2019-06-17

European opera houses await LA investigation into Domingo While two U.S. opera houses immediately canceled performances by famed tenor Placido Domingo following sexual harassment allegations, European opera houses are taking stances ranging from supportive to wait-and-see...
17:26 2019-08-14

France warns new European drone must be competitive on price A next-generation drone being developed by several European nations must be price competitive or the project designed to project European unity and strength in an increasingly uncertain world will flounder, France's defense minister warned on Monday....
17:00 2019-06-17

European nations, Russia back new government in Moldova CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Five European nations have joined NATO in appealing for “calm and restraint” in Moldova, where a court installed an interim president who immediately dissolved parliament and rival governments are fighting for control. France, Germany, Poland, Sweden and the Unit...
00:39 2019-06-11

WHO: Four European countries lose measles eliminated status Four European countries previously declared to have eliminated measles have lost their coveted status as the highly contagious disease surges within their borders, a branch of the World Health Organization said....
12:00 2019-08-29

Oil rises on European stockdraw despite demand slowdown forecast Oil prices jumped on Friday, supported by a drop in European inventories and expectations of more OPEC output cuts despite the International Energy Agency reporting demand growth at its lowest since the financial crisis of 2008....
19:13 2019-08-09

European shares rebound, AMS bid for Osram puts M&A in focus European shares bounced back on Monday after a tumultuous week highlighted by U.S.-China trade tensions and Italy's political turmoil, with a bidding war for German lighting group Osram possibly heating up deal-making in the region....
10:39 2019-08-12

New Prime Minister Won't Change Brexit, Says European Commission The election of a new British prime minister will not change the accord on Britain's departure from the bloc agreed between the EU and the outgoing premier in London, a European Commission spokesman......
19:26 2019-06-11

Tom Hanks walks red carpet for Toy Story 4 European premiere Hollywood star Tom Hanks took to the red carpet for the European premiere of Toy Story 4, saying making the final instalment of the series transported him back in time....
20:00 2019-06-16

Lennart Johansson, Leader in European Soccer, Is Dead at 89 As president of the Union of European Football Associations, he oversaw the creation of the Champions League, soccer’s most lucrative and prestigious competition....
03:13 2019-06-07

European shares back to earth after Draghi bombshell European stock markets were flat on Wednesday after posting their best results in five months a day earlier thanks to a strong policy speech from European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi that flagged a potential return to bond-buying and lower interest rates....
10:00 2019-06-19

Germany: Leading politicians call for a 'European Islam' Everyday measures are key to preserving the European way life, say Germany's health minister and the premier of Schleswig-Holstein state. Jens Spahn and Daniel Günther want a faith that shares the continent's values....
15:26 2019-05-23

Oil jumps more than 3% on European stockdraw despite demand slowdown forecast Oil prices jumped on Friday, supported by a drop in European inventories and expectations of more OPEC output cuts despite the International Energy Agency reporting demand growth at its lowest since the financial crisis of 2008....
02:00 2019-08-10

MEPs create biggest far-right group in European parliament ID’s influence doubtful, however, after falling short of aim of being third biggest blocMarine Le Pen and Matteo Salvini’s MEPs have joined forces with anti-immigration parties across Europe to create the biggest far-right group in the European parliament.Despite promises to become “a thorn in the f...
16:52 2019-06-13

How young voters matter in European Parliament elections Brexit, global warming, digital rights: Young people in the EU have taken to the streets and gained the attention of politicians in Brussels and across the bloc. Can they now make their mark on the European Parliament?...
09:52 2019-05-23

Lynk & CO boss outlines European launch plan Instead of creating a traditional dealer network, the Geely-owned brand will offer subscriptions to customers, market its cars online, and sell through flagship stores and so-called "pop-up" stores in Europe. Lynk & CO boss Alain Visser discussed this and more with Automotive News Europe....
13:13 2019-08-07

Two European countries could be the big winners from the US-China trade war, Barclays says France and Germany could be the biggest beneficiaries in an escalation in trade tariffs between the U.S. and China, Barclays economists have projected....
13:00 2019-06-18

U.S. President Trump leaves Ireland to end European trip U.S. President Donald Trump left Ireland on Friday to return to Washington following a five-day trip to Europe that also included a state visit to Britain and a stop in France to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day operation....
18:13 2019-06-07

Comcast to double spending at Sky on European original programs Comcast Corp will more than double its investment in European original programming and start an in-house studio at its European unit Sky after Sky's success with the mini-series "Chernobyl," the company said on Wednesday....
22:00 2019-06-12

This wealthy European nation has the most potential for future growth, researchers say KMPG analysed two decades' worth of data, measuring how 180 countries performed across 26 metrics to determine their potential for economic growth....
14:52 2019-07-16

Amazon is now facing an antitrust probe in the European Union, sources say The European Union’s antitrust chief is planning to open a formal investigation into Amazon in the coming days, Bloomberg reported Tuesday.       ...
17:26 2019-07-16

Italy's political turmoil push European shares lower European shares fell on Friday, leading them to post a second straight week of losses, as worries about the stability of Italy's government rattled investors and concerns about Sino-U.S. trade tensions lingered....
12:26 2019-08-09

Google to invest 3 billion euros in European data centers Google will make an additional investment of 3 billion euros ($3.3 billion) over the next two years to expand its European data centers, chief executive Sundar Pichai said in Finland. The investment plan includes an additional 600 million euro investment in the Hamina data center in Finland, bringin...
19:39 2019-09-20

Christine Lagarde resigns from IMF to become president of European Central Bank International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde submitted her resignation Tuesday to take on a new role as president of the European Central Bank....
02:13 2019-07-17

Ursula von der Leyen elected first female European commission president German minister wins narrow backing of MEPs to succeed Jean-Claude JunckerUrsula von der Leyen has been confirmed as the European commission’s first female president and the first German in the job for more than 50 years.In a secret ballot, MEPs voted narrowly to support the German defence minister ...
00:52 2019-07-17

European banking stocks are ready for a rebound, Barclays strategists say European banks are finally showing signs of recovery and investors should be looking to reduce their bearish positioning in the beleaguered sector, according to Barclays strategists....
10:52 2019-07-18

European satellite in near collision with Elon Musk SpaceX craft ESA say its Aeolus Earth observation satellite fired thrusters to avoid crashThe European Space Agency has said it altered the trajectory of one of its observation satellites to avoid a collision with a craft operated by Elon Musk’s SpaceX.“@ESA’s Aeolus Earth observation satellite fired its thruste...
02:26 2019-09-04

Introducing Prosus: A Rare European Mega-Tech Stock Shares in an internet conglomerate that is the largest shareholder in China’s Tencent soared, after listing its assets under the name Prosus NV in Amsterdam—instantly creating a rare European tech giant....
16:52 2019-09-11

Disputed Debt Hangs Over European Maestro of Private Bonds German financier Lars Windhorst’s debts highlight the murky world of private bonds in Europe, for which there are typically no credit ratings, little trading and scant regulation....
16:52 2019-09-11

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson set on leaving the European Union UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will “keep to the plan” to leave the European Union and will not try to negotiate a deal to delay Britain’s departure, two allies said Sunday. Under a law that is expected to take effect Monday, Johnson (inset) must seek a delay from Brexit if Parliament fails to appr...
14:00 2019-09-09

Golf: Ritthammer, MacIntyre share European Open lead Home favorite Bernd Ritthammer carded five birdies to join overnight leader Robert MacIntyre at the top of the leaderboard, setting up a tense finale heading into the final round of the European Open in Germany....
21:00 2019-09-07

Scotland's MacIntyre takes halfway lead at European Open Scottish rookie Robert MacIntyre fired a bogey-free seven-under-par 65 to take a four-stroke advantage after the second round of the European Open in Hamburg on Friday....
14:26 2019-09-07

European Tour suspends Olesen pending assault investigation The European Tour has suspended Thorbjorn Olesen pending the investigation into his arrest on charges of being drunk on an aircraft and assaulting a female passenger while she slept....
21:13 2019-08-07

Saudi attacks could push European oil supply closer to Russia The EU imports 6.6% of its crude oil from Saudi Arabia and 27.3% from Russia, but it could boost its energy dependence on Russia if supplies from the kingdom stall....
21:00 2019-09-16

Pep Guardiola: I won’t risk Premier League treble for European glory • ‘I would sign right now to do what we did last season again’ • Manager says his players are unfairly overlooked for awardsIt is possible to win big without rolling the dice. Pep Guardiola’s unprecedented quadruple brought him English football’s largest jackpot but it is not one he is willing to ri...
12:52 2019-08-04

Spacewatch: European Mars rover ready for final test European Space Agency’s ExoMars rover arrives in France for final tests before next year’s mission The European Space Agency’s ExoMars rover has arrived in France for final tests before being prepared for its mission next year.Named Rosalind Franklin after the English chemist, the rover is designed ...
04:39 2019-09-06

European car makers warn of “irreversible” no-deal Brexit effects News 22 Sep, 2019 Automotive bodies says tariffs worth £5bn could be passed on to European consumers every year if the UK leaves the EU without a deal...
05:26 2019-09-23

Liverpool's European kings honored in FIFPro World XI shortlist After lifting a sixth European title last season, and enthralling fans with swashbuckling football, Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side has provided seven players on the 55-man FIFPro World XI shortlist....
22:13 2019-09-05

Worried European leaders confront Pence on Brexit, climate European leaders have been publicly confronting Vice President Mike Pence on issues such as the U.K.’s exit from the E.U., nuclear disarmament and climate change....
02:26 2019-09-05

European roundup: Dortmund crush Augsburg, Monaco crash again Bundesliga hopefuls hit back from a goal downNice go top of Ligue 1 after win at Nîmes Borussia Dortmund crushed Augsburg 5-1 in their Bundesliga opener on Saturday, with two goals from Paco Alcacer, to lay down an emphatic marker after champions Bayern Munich slipped up in their season premiere a d...
00:13 2019-08-18

France: Bastille Day parade showcases European military cooperation German Chancellor Merkel and other European leaders have highlighted their shared defense potential on Bastille Day amid rifts with the US. Troops from 10 countries participated in the annual Paris parade....
14:13 2019-07-14

| Datatec subsidiary Logicalis acquires stake in two European IT companies International ICT solutions and services group Datatec says its subsidiary, Logicalis Group, has acquired two businesses in Europe, adding to its growing footprint in the region...
04:13 2019-09-04

European shares flat, Bayer boosted by new Roundup ruling European shares opened little changed on Tuesday as investors looked to a deluge of second quarter earnings releases and a batch of macroeconomic indicators for more signs on a slowing global and euro zone economy....
11:13 2019-07-16

France seeks European surveillance to secure Gulf traffic France’s foreign minister says his country is working with European partners on an observation mission to ensure maritime security in the Persian Gulf, where tensions have climbed with Iran’s seizure last week of a U.K.-flagged oil tanker...
23:00 2019-07-23

Ursula von der Leyen Confirmed as First Female President of the European Commission (BRUSSELS) — Ursula von der Leyen was confirmed as the European Commission president Tuesday, becoming the first woman to hold one of the most prestigious positions in the European Union and who will be one of the most prominent faces from the bloc on the world stage. The European Parliament v...
08:13 2019-07-17

Oil rises on European stock draw despite demand slowdown forecast Oil prices rose more than $1 a barrel on Friday, supported by a drop in European inventories and OPEC output cuts despite the International Energy Agency reporting demand growth at its lowest since the financial crisis of 2008....
22:00 2019-08-09

‘We all got a free electric shaver’: the story of Wolves’ last European campaign As Wolves prepare for a first European foray for 39 years, three mainstays of the 1980-81 side compare erasSJ You were all part of the last Wolves team to play in Europe, against PSV Eindhoven in 1980, on the back of finishing sixth and winning the League Cup. Nuno Espírito Santo’s Premier League si...
13:26 2019-07-21

European cruiserweight champ throws down the gauntlet to Lawrence Okolie Yves Ngabu expects to fight Lawrence Okolie for the European cruiserweight title later this year in the UK The post European cruiserweight champ throws down the gauntlet to Lawrence Okolie appeared first on Boxing News....
17:52 2019-07-31

European court: Russia put lawyer Magnitsky’s life in danger A top European court says Russia’s failure to provide adequate medical care to jailed lawyer Sergei Magnitsky could have led to his 2009 death, which sparked U.S. and European sanctions...
17:13 2019-08-27

Luxury stocks push European shares lower, all eyes on Fed Losses in luxury stocks dragged European shares lower on Wednesday, while investors remained wary of making big bets ahead of a widely expected interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve....
10:00 2019-09-18

European banks to push the Stoxx 600 higher over the next six months, BAML says European stocks will push higher over the next six months with banks providing the driving force, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch strategists....
16:39 2019-09-12

Van Rooyen birdies final hole to win 1st European Tour title Erik van Rooyen birdied the final hole to win his first European Tour title at the Scandinavian Invitation        ...
02:13 2019-08-26

Randstad CEO attributes earnings miss to European auto slowdown Dutch staffing giant Randstad on Tuesday reported underlying earnings slipping 4% in the second-quarter, slightly missing analyst forecasts due to a slowdown in Europe....
08:39 2019-07-23

LVMH, InBev lift European shares ahead of ECB meeting European shares opened higher on Thursday, as strong reports from drugmaker Roche, brewer AB Inbev and luxury goods house LVMH stood out in a torrent of earnings, ahead of a highly-anticipated European Central Bank rate decision....
10:26 2019-07-25

U.S. sees European maritime security effort in Gulf as 'complementary' The United States believes a proposed European initiative to bolster maritime security in the Gulf would complement ongoing U.S. efforts there instead of being a "stand-alone" operation, the top U.S. general said on Wednesday....
01:01 2019-07-25

European shares grind higher ahead of Powell speech European shares inched higher early on Friday, with all eyes on a speech by Federal Reserve Chief Jerome Powell for confirmation the the U.S. central bank is still on course to deliver another cut in interest rates next month....
11:13 2019-08-23

European stocks recover before Fed minutes, Jackson Hole gathering European stocks opened higher on Wednesday as hopes for more monetary and fiscal stimulus helped assuage worries about global recession, political turmoil in Italy and endless trade wars....
11:52 2019-08-21

Team GB lose European dressage silver after Dujardin elimination Britain dropped out of the silver medal position at the Dressage European Championships in Rotterdam on Tuesday after Charlotte Dujardin's score was excluded because blood was found on her horse....
05:26 2019-08-21

UPDATE 2-European shares tread water with Fed decision looming European shares ended flat on Wednesday, as gains for the defensive real estate and utilities sectors were countered by losses in luxury good makers, with caution prevailing ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's interest rate decision....
19:00 2019-09-18

Chevrolet's new mid-engine Corvette is a shot across the bow at European sports car makers The Chevrolet Corvette new mid-engine layout is a radical departure from decades of tradition, but parent General Motors may attract a much needed new audience to the venerable working man's sports car. And it could spur a great deal of competition....
20:26 2019-09-13

Merkel meets Orban in Hungary to commemorate 'Pan-European Picnic' The two leaders have met as part of the commemorations of the symbolic event that led to an exodus of East Germans to the West. Merkel thanked Hungary for its role in bringing down the Iron Curtain....
04:00 2019-08-20

BlackRock upgrades European assets in anticipation of a 'decisively dovish' ECB BlackRock has closed its "underweight" position in European equities and credit, and upgraded European government bonds to "overweight," in anticipation of a "decisively dovish" shift in policy from the European Central Bank (ECB)....
11:39 2019-07-24

European rights court rules against Russia on Magnitsky death The ECHR has ruled that Russia violated multiple rights of Sergei Magnitsky — an auditor who died a decade ago while in pre-trial detention. The court said the poor medical care he received led to his death....
17:13 2019-08-27

European roundup: Rennes shock PSG, Trippier impresses for Atlético Niang and Del Castillo score in Rennes comeback winTrippier sets up winner in opening day victoryParis Saint-Germain suffered an early first defeat of the new Ligue 1 campaign after Rennes came from behind to win 2-1 at Roazhon Park.Edinson Cavani had given the visitors the lead in the 36th minute w...
08:52 2019-08-19

EU's New Boss, Invoking 'European Way of Life,' Sparks Partisan Brawl Partisan bickering between Europe’s left and right is threatening to engulf the once-insulated technocratic institutions of the European Commission as new leaders take charge....
20:00 2019-09-19

German Defense Minister Wins Vote for European Union's Top Job European Parliament lawmakers approved German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen for the European Union’s top job, but by a razor-thin margin that could deepen the task she faces in reviving a bloc challenged by nationalist forces, Brexit and divisions on key issues....
12:26 2019-07-17

Elia Viviani wins European championships road race Elia Viviani of Italy capped an already successful summer with victory in the road race at the European championships on Sunday       ...
18:52 2019-08-11

Loheac World RX: European Super1600 champion Baciuska leads on day one Reigning European Rallycross Super1600 champion Rokas Baciuska claimed a career-first fastest World Rallycross time at Loheac to lead the order on day one...
03:26 2019-09-01

McIlroy fires 63, moves 1 shot off lead at European Masters Rory McIlroy picked up five shots in his last five holes for a 7-under 63 to move within a shot of the lead after the second round of the European Masters on Friday        ...
06:39 2019-08-31

Takeda kicks off sale of Western European drugs: sources Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co has reached out to prospective bidders for a portfolio of drugs for sale in western Europe as it seeks to trim its debt following the $59 billion purchase of Shire, sources close to the matter told Reuters....
23:26 2019-07-17

McIlroy closes gap on halfway leader Green at European Masters World number two Rory McIlroy charged up the leaderboard to grab a share of second place on day two of the European Masters in Crans Montana on Thursday, one shot behind outright leader Gavin Green....
05:26 2019-08-31

European Diplomats Swing Behind French Bid to Ease U.S.-Iran Tensions European diplomats are getting behind a French initiative to provide Iran economic relief from U.S. sanctions in return for its full compliance with a multinational nuclear accord, officials familiar with the matter say....
04:13 2019-08-31

Muslim, Jewish leaders team up in 'exemplary' European initiative Imams and rabbis from across Europe are attending a summit in Italy organized by the Muslim Jewish Leadership Council. Anti-Semitism, Islamophobia and right-wing populism are all topics they'd like to address better....
21:13 2019-09-15

Schwab, Lorenzo-Vera share lead at European Masters Austria's Matthias Schwab and Frenchman Mike Lorenzo-Vera shared a one-stroke lead after carding seven-under-par 63 in the European Masters first round in Crans Montana on Thursday....
22:26 2019-08-29

U.S and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the brand name Zantac, after they found traces of a probable cancer-causing impurity in some versions of the medicine....
00:26 2019-09-14

EU post to 'protect European way of life' called 'disgusting,' 'reprehensible' EU Commission chief von der Leyen was accused of creating a new position with a xenophobic message. The office for "protecting our European way of life" has been criticized within Brussels and throughout the EU....
21:39 2019-09-11

UPDATE 1-Fed signals buoy European shares, AB InBev jumps Shares in Europe rose across the board on Friday as comments from a Federal Reserve official cemented the case for a U.S. interest rate cut this month, with brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev leading blue chip gains after moves to reduce its debt burden....
11:52 2019-07-19

4 European States, Including UK, Lose Measles Eradication Status: WHO Measles cases are skyrocketing in Europe and the disease is surging in four countries previously considered to have eliminated it, including the UK, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned......
09:13 2019-08-29

European Defeat Fires Up Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino For Next Season Mauricio Pochettino said he was keen to continue with the five-year "project" that has seen Tottenham establish themselves in the Premier League top four....
16:26 2019-07-19

European car sales: EV demand continues to rise as diesel shrinks Hybrids and EVs see 29% sales boost as European industry sees a return to growth Europe’s new car market saw a return to growth in July, with new registrations rising 1.2% over the previous year. Figures released by analysts Jato Dynamics revealed that 1,325,600 models found homes in July, with the...
18:52 2019-08-27

Equinor, Gazprom lose European gas market share as LNG surges Europe's two biggest suppliers of pipeline gas, Norway's Equinor and Russia's Gazprom, have lost market share for the first time in at least four years amid a tripling in liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports into the region over the past 10 months....
00:00 2019-08-20

European Central Bank holds out hope for growth rebound Top officials at the European Central Bank at their last meeting held on to their hopes for a return to stronger growth in the second half of the year even as they underlined their readiness to deploy more stimulus if needed...
14:39 2019-05-23

4 nations vote in high-stakes European Union election The Czech Republic, Slovakia, Malta and Latvia are casting their ballots in day three of EU parliamentary elections. Many predict nationalists and far-right groups are expected to make historic gains....
16:39 2019-05-25

U.S. arms makers see booming European demand as threats multiply U.S. arms makers say European demand for fighter jets, missile defences and other weapons is growing fast amid heightened concerns about Russia and Iran....
22:52 2019-06-23

European Auto Makers Are Under Pressure to Sell More Electric Cars As a tougher new carbon-emissions target looms, European Union car makers have few options other than to sell more fully-electric and hybrid cars, despite low market demand....
02:13 2019-06-22

Huawei says European smart phones sales up 'in past few days' Huawei smartphone sales in Western Europe have risen "in the past few days" as customers grow more confident the Chinese company will weather U.S. sanctions imposed last month, an executive for the Chinese firm said on Friday....
17:52 2019-06-21

European central bankers claim oversight over Facebook’s cryptocurrency Three European central bankers are claiming oversight over Facebook's planned virtual currency to ensure it will not jeopardize the financial system or be used to launder money....
14:00 2019-06-21

The European Space Agency Has a Plan to Intercept a 'Pristine' Comet With the historic Rosetta mission now firmly in the rear view mirror, the European Space Agency has set its sights on a different kind of comet, that is, a comet that’s never visited the inner reaches of the solar system. Called Comet Interceptor, the mission will include a mothership and two “daug...
00:13 2019-06-21

U.N., European bodies outline joint push against space junk European and U.N. bodies on Thursday outlined a joint push for global action on space junk, saying that debris orbiting the earth must be cleaned up as satellites launched by private companies and other new entrants are adding to the crowding....
19:52 2019-06-20

Wiesberger wins Made in Denmark for 5th European Tour title Bernd Wiesberger held on to win the Made in Denmark tournament on Sunday for his fifth European Tour title at the Himmerland Golf & Spa Resort        ...
01:13 2019-05-27

European Tour hires Scudamore to boost Ryder Cup revenue: FT The European Tour has hired former Premier League executive chairman Richard Scudamore to help boost revenue from the Ryder Cup, the Financial Times reported on Thursday....
12:13 2019-06-20

European astronauts plan to take pics of a comet from the dawn of time The European Space Agency (ESA) hopes to photograph a yet-to-be-discovered comet as it approaches Earth's orbit for the first time. To do so, it's developing "Comet Interceptor," a composite made of three individual spacecraft, which will separate to......
23:26 2019-06-19

Adidas loses three-stripe trademark battle in European court Logo first registered on a football boot in 1949 was not ‘distinctive’ enough, says courtAdidas has lost a battle to expand its trademark three-stripe design in the EU, after a court ruled that it was not “distinctive” enough.The company did not “prove that that mark has acquired, throughout the ter...
20:26 2019-06-19

EXPLAINER-Can European steel forge a strategy to withstand U.S. tariffs? Steelmakers in Europe have been hit by falling demand and rising supply as auto-sector consumption has fallen and U.S. steel tariffs have disrupted shipments....
17:13 2019-06-19

U.S.'s Hook to meet European officials on Iran in Paris next week U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook plans to travel to Paris next week for talks about Iran with senior British, French and German officials, a senior European diplomat and another source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday....
20:52 2019-06-18

Youth’s Video Takes Aim at Merkel’s Party in Run-Up to European Elections A 55-minute clip attacking Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party logged more than nine million views in six days. The German establishment has taken notice....
16:01 2019-05-25

European rights group rebukes Portugal over corruption fight LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Europe’s foremost human rights organization says Portugal’s efforts to fight corruption are “globally unsatisfactory.” A report published Friday by the Council of Europe, which counts 47 countries among its members, says Portugal’s compliance wit...
12:00 2019-06-28

4 countries vote in high-stakes European Parliament election BRUSSELS (AP) — Voters in Slovakia, Malta, Latvia and the Czech Republic are casting ballots in European Parliament elections. The stakes for the European Union are especially high in this year’s elections, which are taking place over four days and involve all 28 EU nations. Many predict natio...
08:26 2019-05-25

Brexit party MEPs turn backs on Ode to Joy at European parliament Nigel Farage faces wall with party members for European anthem on opening dayNigel Farage and his Brexit party MEPs turned their backs during the playing of the European anthem at a ceremony to mark the opening of the European parliament.As a saxophone quartet and opera singer performed Beethoven’s ...
15:52 2019-07-02

Climate change made European heatwave at least five times likelier Searing heat shows crisis is ‘here and now’, say scientists, and worse than predictedThe record-breaking heatwave that struck France and other European nations in June was made at least five – and possibly 100 – times more likely by the climate crisis, scientists have calculated. Such heatwaves are ...
15:52 2019-07-02

European shares eke out gains as trade fueled rally fades European shares edged higher in early trading on Tuesday, following a rally from the previous session, but Washington's tariff threats on $4 billion of additional EU goods kept gains in check....
11:00 2019-07-02

European champion Dudova recovering at home after attempt to take own life "Three-time European wrestling champion Bilyana Dudova is recovering at home after attempting to take her own life two days ago, the Bulgarian Wrestling Federation said on Thursday."...
17:26 2019-05-23

Global share listings dragged to three-year low by European shortage Global share listings hit their lowest level in three years in the first half of the year, with a slowdown in Europe counteracting a stronger U.S. showing where tech giants Uber and Pinterest made their debuts....
21:52 2019-07-01

European Commission urged to develop regulations for Hyperloop projects Hyperloop Transportation Technologies presented European officials with a framework to jump-start creation of deployment rules for the mobility system.Read More...
17:52 2019-05-23

Spain stops jailed Catalan from joining European Parliament Spain's Supreme Court has denied a request by a Catalan separatist leader to leave jail so he can become a European Parliament member after being elected last month....
13:26 2019-06-14