AP - ap.online.regional.europe http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.europe News Tue, 28 Apr 2015 05:37:49 -0400 Deutsche Bank co-CEO on trial over battle with media mogul Tue, 28 Apr 2015 05:24:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/28/EU-Germany-Deutsche-Bank-Trial/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Germany-Deutsche-Bank-Trial c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-60e0 BERLIN (AP) — Deutsche Bank co-CEO Juergen Fitschen went on trial Tuesday along with two of his predecessors, charged with attempted fraud for allegedly colluding to deceive judges in a long-running legal battle with a now-deceased media mogul. British economy slows ahead of general election Tue, 28 Apr 2015 05:07:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/28/EU--Britain-Economy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Britain-Economy c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-60cb LONDON (AP) — Britain's economic growth has slowed to a quarterly rate of 0.3 percent in the January-March period, a drop that will be seen as setback to the Conservative-led coalition only days before a general election. China now has more vineyard land than France, wine body says Tue, 28 Apr 2015 04:46:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/28/EU-World-Wine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-World-Wine c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-60cf PARIS (AP) — China now boasts more land dedicated to wine-making vineyards than France, but France has beaten out Italy to regain the title of world's No. 1 wine producer. Bosnian Serbs push for more autonomy after attack Tue, 28 Apr 2015 04:45:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/28/EU-Bosnia-Shooting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Bosnia-Shooting c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-60e1 SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — A day after an attack on a police station, the Bosnian Serb leader who is pushing for independence for the Serb region of Bosnia says the country's central institutions are "useless" and Bosnian Serbs should form their own intelligence service. Lower oil prices dent Total's Q1 despite production rise Tue, 28 Apr 2015 04:31:42 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/28/EU--France-Earns-Total/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--France-Earns-Total c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-6106 PARIS (AP) — French energy giant Total SA said Tuesday that its net profit slid 20 percent in the first quarter despite a rise in production as slumping oil prices took their toll. Ukraine says rebels using rocket launchers Tue, 28 Apr 2015 04:00:45 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/28/EU-Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-60df KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian military officials say separatist rebels in the east have resumed the use of rocket launchers that should have been withdrawn under a February peace deal. Lower oil prices take a slice out of BP's Q1 profits Tue, 28 Apr 2015 03:11:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/28/APFN-EU--Britain-Earns-BP/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_APFN-EU--Britain-Earns-BP c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-6114 LONDON (AP) — BP says first-quarter profit fell 26 percent in the wake of the sharp drop in oil prices. Ukraine's rebels mete out rough justice in authority vacuum Tue, 28 Apr 2015 02:14:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/28/EU--Ukraine-Rebel.Justice/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine-Rebel.Justice c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-6150 KRASNYI PARTYZAN, Ukraine (AP) — A bruised rebel fighter in battle fatigues is tied to a traffic pole, avoiding glances as a crude message hung about his neck flutters in the wind: "I am a marauder. I beat up and robbed my countrymen." Greek Prime Minister Tsipras rules out early elections if bailout talks with creditors fail Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:55:56 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU-APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-63ff ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Tsipras rules out early elections if bailout talks with creditors fail. Gunman shouting Allahu akbar in Bosnia storms police station Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:55:57 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU-Bosnia-Shooting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Bosnia-Shooting c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-6519 SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — A gunman stormed into a police station in a northeastern Bosnian town shouting "Allahu akbar" on Monday, killing a policeman and wounding two others, authorities said. Ukraine leader sees country ready for EU entrance in 5 years Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:56:07 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU--Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-663d KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president said at a high-level summit with European Union officials Monday that his country will be able to meet conditions to apply for EU membership within five years. Sicilian court convicts 20 Somalis of migrant-trafficking Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:14:30 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU-Italy-Migrants/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Italy-Migrants c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-6597 MILAN (AP) — A court in Sicily on Monday convicted 20 Somalis who had received political asylum in Italy of a role in a vast criminal organization focused on migrant-smuggling. Bosnia police say gunman enters police station shouting 'Allahu akbar,' killing 1, wounding 2 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:45:28 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-6518 SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnia police say gunman enters police station shouting 'Allahu akbar,' killing 1, wounding 2. Polish border guards refuse entry for 10 Russian bikers Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:35:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU--Poland-Russia-Bikers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Poland-Russia-Bikers c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-6728 TERESPOL, Poland (AP) — Polish border guards on Monday blocked 10 nationalistic Russian bikers loyal to President Vladimir Putin from entering Poland as part of a ride to commemorate the Red Army's victory over Nazi Germany 70 years ago. Army rescuer decorated after Greece shipwreck Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:02:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU-Greece-Migrants-Shipwreck/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Greece-Migrants-Shipwreck c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-66d8 ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's Defense Ministry on Monday awarded the Cross of Excellency to an army sergeant who rescued more than 20 migrants following a deadly shipwreck on the island of Rhodes. Cash handoffs, extortion fuel Mediterranean trafficking Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:51:12 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU--Europe-Migrants-Money.Trail/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Europe-Migrants-Money.Trail c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-656b PALERMO, Sicily (AP) — Fleeing war, persecution and poverty, migrants desperate to reach Europe are paying thousands of dollars apiece to become pawns in a multimillion-dollar trafficking network that stretches from the Sahara to Sweden. Global effort to help Nepal earthquake victims intensifies Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:25:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/Nepal-Earthquake-Response/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_Nepal-Earthquake-Response c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-6704 LONDON (AP) — The desperate effort to save lives in earthquake-ravaged Nepal intensified Monday as aid flights arrived carrying emergency medical teams, search-and-rescue equipment and tarps for shelter. Memorial held for French Alps crash victims in Barcelona Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:21:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU--Spain-Plane.Crash.Memorial/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Spain-Plane.Crash.Memorial c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-65d6 BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A memorial service for the victims who died last month in the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525 in the French Alps is being held at Barcelona's landmark Sagrada Familia basilica, with Spanish King Felipe VI and Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy attending. Turkey rebukes newly-elected Turkish Cypriot leader Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:47:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU--Turkey-Cyprus/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Turkey-Cyprus c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-665b ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's president on Monday rebuked the newly elected leader of the breakaway Turkish Cypriot state for suggesting that Turkey should deal with northern Cyprus as an equal. Ex-president OK'd CIA site, denies knowing what it was for Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:45:14 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/04/27/EU--Romania-CIA.Prisons/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Romania-CIA.Prisons c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-66d9 BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A former Romanian president has acknowledged approving the CIA's request for a site in Romania, but said he would have refused had he known how it would be used.