AP - ap.online.regional.europe http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.europe News Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:53:58 -0400 8 killed in Finland parachutist plane accident Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:36:25 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/20/EU-Finland-Plane-Crash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Finland-Plane-Crash c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3bd7 HELSINKI (AP) — Finnish officials say eight people died when a small plane carrying parachutists crashed to the ground and caught fire. Large wildfire in Dutch national park Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:08:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/20/EU--Netherlands-Wildfire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Netherlands-Wildfire c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3b81 EDE, Netherlands (AP) — A large wildfire destroyed at least 530 hectares (1,300 acres) in the Netherlands' Hoge Veluwe National Park on Sunday, one of the worst fires seen in the region for decades, Dutch authorities said. Ukraine, Russia trade blame for shootout in east Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:00:49 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/20/EU-Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3aab BYLBASIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — Within hours of an Easter morning shootout at a checkpoint manned by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine, Russia's Foreign Ministry issued a statement blaming militant Ukrainian nationalists and Russian state television stations aired pictures of supposed proof of their involvement in the attack that left at least three people dead. Dealer wanted in US for art fraud nabbed in Spain Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:09:31 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/20/EU-Spain-Art-Dealer-Fraud/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Spain-Art-Dealer-Fraud c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3ad5 MADRID (AP) — Spanish officials say a businessman suspected of having dealt in millions of dollars of fake art has been arrested during Easter festivities in southern Spain. Aesthetics-minded Americans decry Paris love locks Sun, 20 Apr 2014 05:45:13 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/20/EU--France-Paris.Love.Locks/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--France-Paris.Love.Locks c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3a95 PARIS (AP) — Without love, what is Paris? And yet what is a trip to Paris without unfettered vistas of the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre or Notre Dame from bridges over the River Seine? 4 French journalists back home after Syria ordeal Sun, 20 Apr 2014 04:22:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/20/EU--France-Freed.Journalists/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--France-Freed.Journalists c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3a6d PARIS (AP) — Four French journalists kidnapped and held for 10 months in Syria returned home on Sunday to joyful families awaiting them at a military airport outside Paris. At barricades, Ukraine insurgents await Easter Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:20:22 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/19/EU--Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:36b6 DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine on Saturday prepared to celebrate Orthodox Easter at barricades outside government offices seized in nearly a dozen cities, despite an international agreement to disarm and free the premises. Fiat and Chrysler to build 3 Jeep models in China Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:37:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/19/EU-Italy-Fiat-China/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Italy-Fiat-China c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:370a ROME (AP) — Fiat and Chrysler announced plans Saturday to build three new Jeep models in China for that market, the biggest for the vehicles outside the United States, as they attempt to boost sales in a country where they lag behind their competitors. Man arrested over murder of ex-IRA leader Sat, 19 Apr 2014 11:58:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/19/EU-Northern-Ireland-Killing/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Northern-Ireland-Killing c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:36a9 DUBLIN (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland have arrested a man for questioning about the killing of a senior Irish Republican Army hard-liner. Ukraine crisis: turning points Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:15:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/18/EU--Ukraine-News.Guide/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine-News.Guide c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:314c MOSCOW (AP) — An agreement struck by the U.S., the European Union, Russia and Ukraine has raised hopes for defusing the Ukrainian crisis, which has strained East-West ties to a degree unseen since the Cold War. The deal Thursday in Geneva came after the four parties held talks together for the first time since Ukraine's turmoil began nearly five months ago. A look at how the Ukrainian crisis has evolved: Student fought bureaucrats for Holocaust justice Sat, 19 Apr 2014 06:42:31 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/19/EU--Netherlands-Holocaust.Taxes/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Netherlands-Holocaust.Taxes c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:362f AMSTERDAM (AP) — Charlotte van den Berg was a 20-year-old college student working part-time in Amsterdam's city archives when she and other interns came across a shocking find: letters from Jewish Holocaust survivors complaining that the city was forcing them to pay back taxes and late payment fines on property seized after they were deported to Nazi death camps. 4 French journalists held hostage in Syria freed Sat, 19 Apr 2014 06:26:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/19/EU--France-Syria-Hostages.Released/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--France-Syria-Hostages.Released c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:368d PARIS (AP) — Four French journalists held hostage in Syria since June have been released, France's presidential palace said Saturday. Putin: no blocks to boosting relations with West Sat, 19 Apr 2014 05:20:41 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/19/EU--Russia-Putin/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Russia-Putin c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:368e MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he sees no obstacles to improving relations with the West, which are fraught with tension over the Ukraine crisis. President's office: 4 French journalists taken captive in Syria in June 2013 have been freed Sat, 19 Apr 2014 05:18:42 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/19/EU--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:368f PARIS (AP) — President's office: 4 French journalists taken captive in Syria in June 2013 have been freed. Belfast IRA figure killed in splinter-group feud Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:43:42 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/18/EU--Northern.Ireland-Killing/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Northern.Ireland-Killing c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3257 DUBLIN (AP) — A senior Irish Republican Army hard-liner was shot to death Friday in Belfast three years after former comrades in his splinter group threatened to kill him. Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:16:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/18/EU-Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:305b DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian insurgents defiantly refused Friday to surrender their weapons or give up government buildings in eastern Ukraine, despite a diplomatic accord reached in Geneva and overtures from the government in Kiev. 57-nation OSCE plays key Ukraine monitoring role Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:30:41 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/18/EU-Ukraine-OSCE/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Ukraine-OSCE c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:31a4 VIENNA (AP) — A 57-nation organization with a history of mediation but no enforcing powers has been tasked with helping to translate diplomatic progress on easing Ukrainian tensions into reality on the ground. UK opposition party hires top Obama adviser Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:21:25 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/18/EU-Britain-Politics/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Britain-Politics c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:307c LONDON (AP) — Britain's opposition Labour Party has recruited David Axelrod — a key figure behind Barack Obama's two presidential victories — to help with its leader's election bid next year. French President Hollande's top aide resigns Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:51:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/18/EU--France-President_s.Adviser/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--France-President_s.Adviser c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:30c5 PARIS (AP) — The French president's top adviser resigned Friday following allegations of a past conflict of interest, striking a new blow to the already unpopular Francois Hollande. UK looking into death of teenager in Syria Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:53:36 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/04/18/EU-Britain-Syria/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Britain-Syria c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:30cb LONDON (AP) — British officials say they are looking into the death of a British teenager in Syria.