Category: Europe

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Pope compares disinformation in the media to fascination with feces

Pope Francis compared the media’s fascination with telling only part of a story to coprophilia, an interest in fecal matter, ...

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Italian prime minister to resign after voters reject referendum

Another European leader has gone down in the wave of populism washing over Europe as Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi ...

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Austria’s far-right Norbert Hofer concedes in election re-run

Far-right candidate Norbert Hofer conceded defeat against independent candidate Alexander Van der Bellen in a re-run election Sunday. Official results ...

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Islamic State leader killed in North Caucasus region, Russian security says

The leader of a branch of the Islamic State operating in the North Caucasus was killed, Russia security officials said ...

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Three women shot dead after leaving restaurant in Finland

Police in Finland said three women — a local politician and two journalists — were killed late Saturday by a ...

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Italy’s constitutional referendum to determine PM Matteo Renzi’s fate

Italians head to the polls Sunday to decide the fate of a series of constitutional reforms — and likely the ...

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Russia accuses Ukraine of influencing Donald Trump’s campaign

A top Russian official accused the Ukrainian government of attempting to sabotage Donald Trump’s presidential campaign by disseminating inaccurate news ...

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Record number of boat migrants reach Italy this year

The number of migrants who have reached Italy by boat from North Africa this year has already topped a previous ...

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France’s Fillon wins conservative primary

Former prime minister Francois Fillon has won the second round of the conservative primary race for next year’s presidential election ...

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Gas canisters detonated outside Italian police station

Italian authorities are investigating an explosion outside the Bologna station of the Carabinieri national police that damaged the building overnight, ...