A nearly 500m (1,640ft) bridge for hikers billed as the longest hanging pedestrian bridge in the world has opened near the Swiss town of Zermatt.
The 494m bridge, named the Europabrücke (Europe Bridge), hangs up to 85m above the Grabengufer ravine.
The Zermatt Tourist Board says it is the world's longest, although a 405m bridge in Reutte in Austria hangs 110m higher above the ground.
A Jet2 aircraft has made a second emergency landing in as many weeks after an apparent recurrence of a technical problem.
A flight from Ibiza to Leeds was diverted to Barcelona on 16 July.
On Friday, the same plane was diverted to Frankfurt after a similar incident, Jet2 confirmed. It said passenger safety had not been compromised.
Passengers on both flights described how oxygen masks were...
The man who killed one person and injured six in a supermarket knife attack in Hamburg was a "known Islamist", police say.
"He was known as an Islamist but not a jihadist," police spokesman Andy Grote said, noting that the suspect also suffered from "psychological" issues.
The man, a failed asylum seeker born in the United Arab Emirates, attacked customers at random on Friday.
A 50-year-old German man has been killed and six people injured in a knife attack in a Hamburg supermarket, German police say.
Police said the suspect was 26 years old and born in the United Arab Emirates. They said he acted alone and he was overpowered by passersby.
It was too soon to pinpoint a motive, they tweeted.
There are unconfirmed reports that he shouted "Allahu akhbar", Arabic...
Charlie Gard, the baby at the centre of a legal row over his treatment, has died, a family spokesman has confirmed.
The 11-month-old was moved to a hospice following a High Court ruling.
He suffered from an extremely rare genetic condition causing progressive brain damage and muscle weakness.
His parents, Connie Yates and Chris Gard, fought a lengthy legal battle with Great Ormond Street...
At least 48 people have been injured, five of them seriously, after a train crashed at a station in the Spanish city of Barcelona, officials say.
The incident happened during the morning rush hour at the Francia station, in the city centre.
Reports said the train did not brake when entering the station, hitting the buffers at the platform.
Images on social media showed the front end...
Terminally-ill Charlie Gard will be moved to a hospice and have his life support withdrawn soon after, a High Court judge has decided.
Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) said it was not in his best interests to spend a long time in a hospice.
His parents had wanted a private team to care for Charlie so they could have more time with him. "GOSH have denied us our final wish," his mother...
The European Union has expressed concern about US plans to impose fresh sanctions on Russia, amid concern they could hurt energy companies.
The EU Commission sounded the alarm after the US House of Representatives voted in favour of the measures, despite opposition from Donald Trump.
The bill is likely to complicate the US president's hopes of improving relations with Russia.
It aims to...
A Russian national has been arrested in Greece suspected of being member of a gang that has allegedly laundered billions of dollars using Bitcoin.
Police said 38-year-old Alexander Vinnik was held on a US warrant near the northern city of Thessaloniki.
The gang is believed to have used the digital currency to launder at least $4bn over several years.
Mr Vinnik is said to be the "brain"...
New diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned in the UK from 2040 in a bid to tackle air pollution, the government is set to announce.
Ministers will also unveil a £255m fund to help councils tackle emissions from diesel vehicles, as part of a £3bn package of spending on air quality.
The government will later publish its clean air strategy, favouring electric cars, before a High Court...