AP - ap.online.regional.europe http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.europe News Sun, 25 Jan 2015 05:24:24 -0500 Anti-bailout party the favorite as Greeks cast critical vote Sun, 25 Jan 2015 05:13:20 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/25/EU-Greece.Election/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Greece.Election c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-2e86 ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece voted Sunday in an early general election that could alter the course of the country's struggle with crippling debts, with a radical left party poised to win by promising to rewrite the terms of its international bailout. Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:44:08 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-33be KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools, homes and shops Saturday in Ukraine's southeastern city of Mariupol, killing at least 30 people, authorities said. The Ukrainian president called the blitz a terrorist attack and NATO and the U.S. demanded that Russia stop supporting the rebels. Spanish police arrest 4 suspected members of a jihadi cell Sat, 24 Jan 2015 19:50:11 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--Spain-Terror.Arrests/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Spain-Terror.Arrests c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-339e MADRID (AP) — Spanish National Police arrested four suspected jihadis Saturday in the country's North African enclave of Ceuta who allegedly had formed a terror cell and were ready to carry out an attack, the Interior Ministry said. British Airways parent makes 3rd takeover bid for Aer Lingus Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:35:12 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU-Ireland-Aer-Lingus-IAG/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Ireland-Aer-Lingus-IAG c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-3157 DUBLIN (AP) — Officials say the parent company of British Airways has made a third, improved takeover approach to Irish airline Aer Lingus and an announcement of the offer is expected Monday. Leftists ahead in last polls before Greek national election Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:31:21 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU-Greece-Election/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Greece-Election c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-330a ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Syriza, the radical left-wing party that has vowed to rewrite the terms of the country's international bailout and end harsh austerity measures, held the lead in the last polls released ahead of Sunday's national election. Kerry to visit Nigeria ahead of election Sat, 24 Jan 2015 16:20:21 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU-Kerry-Nigeria/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Kerry-Nigeria c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-31b8 ZURICH (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's plan to stop in Nigeria for meetings with the two leading candidates in the upcoming presidential election signals deep U.S. concerns about postelection violence in a country already devastated by an al-Qaida-linked insurgency. Obama says terror group has killed hostage; others doubtful Sat, 24 Jan 2015 16:00:06 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--Japan-Islamic.State-Obama/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Japan-Islamic.State-Obama c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-31d5 RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany (AP) — President Barack Obama is condemning what he calls "the brutal murder" of a Japanese hostage by the Islamic State group. Thousands protest in Kosovo, demand Serb minister be fired Sat, 24 Jan 2015 15:37:35 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--Kosovo.Protest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Kosovo.Protest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-32af PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Thousands of ethnic Albanians protested in Kosovo's capital Saturday against a minority Serb politician's denial of war crimes against them and demanded the government take over the management of the country's crucial mining complex. Spanish woman who beat Ebola but had dog killed adopts pet Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:43:12 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--Spain-Ebola.Dogs/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Spain-Ebola.Dogs c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-3298 MADRID (AP) — An animal rescue center says a Spanish nursing assistant who beat Ebola only to discover that authorities had killed her dog as she battled for her life has adopted a new pet. Poles with Swiss-franc mortgages demand govt help Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:28:48 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--Poland-Swiss.Franc.Loans/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Poland-Swiss.Franc.Loans c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-3322 WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poles who have taken out mortgages in Swiss francs are protesting in a number of cities, demanding government help after the franc soared in recent weeks, making their monthly payments significantly higher. Avalanche kills 1 man in remote Arctic Norway Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:08:32 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--Norway-Avalanche/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Norway-Avalanche c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-332d COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian authorities say a man has been found dead following an avalanche on the remote Arctic island of Svalbard. Global economy hopes raised after European stimulus Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:05:16 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/-Davos.Forum-Global.Economy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_-Davos.Forum-Global.Economy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-3377 DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The global economic outlook just got brighter after this week's big stimulus from the European Central Bank, leading policymakers from around the world said Saturday. DAVOS WATCH: ECB stimulus in focus, WTO deal hopes raised Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:01:22 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU-Davos-Watch/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Davos-Watch c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-33a2 DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The World Economic Forum held in the Swiss ski resort of Davos has the official goal of "improving the state of the world." In practice, it's a massive networking event that brings together 2,500 heads of state, business leaders, philanthropists and artists. RIA Novosti: Ukrainian rebel leader says offensive has begun on key govt-held city of Mariupol Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:06:51 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-335d KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — RIA Novosti: Ukrainian rebel leader says offensive has begun on key govt-held city of Mariupol. Ukraine: cutting graft top priority to reach new bailout Sat, 24 Jan 2015 09:57:49 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--Davos-Ukraine-Economy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Davos-Ukraine-Economy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-33aa DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Ukraine will focus on fixing its huge problem of corruption as it tries to convince its international rescue creditors to give it more loans, a government official said Saturday. Report: 'Butcher of Hannover's' head cremated after 89 years Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:24:03 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--Germany-Killer_s.Head/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Germany-Killer_s.Head c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-338e BERLIN (AP) — The head of a German serial killer known as the "Butcher of Hannover" has been cremated after lying in storage for 89 years. Views of the ECB stimulus from those who must make it work Sat, 24 Jan 2015 03:10:08 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/24/EU--ECB.Stimulus-Views.on.the.Ground/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--ECB.Stimulus-Views.on.the.Ground c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-33f4 LISBON, Portugal (AP) — The fate of the European Central Bank's aggressive plan to stimulate the economy out of stagnation lies with the 340 million people in the 19-country euro alliance. Pro-Russian rebels reject peace deal, launch new offensive Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:04:43 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/23/EU-Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-3a07 DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine rejected a previously signed peace deal Friday and launched a new multipronged offensive against Ukrainian government troops, upending recent European attempts to mediate an end to the fighting. Iran: US sanctions vote will kill 'probability' of nuke deal Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:49:47 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/23/Davos-Forum-AP-Debate/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_Davos-Forum-AP-Debate c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-379e DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Iran's foreign minister Javad Zarif said Friday that a vote in U.S. Congress for more sanctions against his country will kill a likely nuclear deal with the West. Armenia says 2 killed in clash on border with Azerbaijan Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:09:38 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/01/23/EU--Armenia-Azerbaijan/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Armenia-Azerbaijan c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-3780 YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — The Armenian Defense Ministry says two of its servicemen have been killed in a border clash with a group of Azerbaijani forces.