AP - ap.online.regional.europe http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.europe News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:25:07 -0400 Russian billionaire placed under house arrest Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:21:26 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU-Russia-Tycoon-Charged/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Russia-Tycoon-Charged c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-50f9 MOSCOW (AP) — A billionaire Russian tycoon was placed under house arrest Tuesday on money-laundering charges, the nation's top investigative agency said. Sides in Scottish referendum make final push Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:06:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Britain-Scotland/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Britain-Scotland c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-52cd EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — The two sides in Scotland's independence debate scrambled Tuesday to convert undecided voters, with just two days to go until a referendum on separation. Legislator: 53 Turkish families joined IS Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:23:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Turkey-Islamic.State/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Turkey-Islamic.State c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-5218 ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish opposition legislator said Tuesday that at least 53 Turkish families — some with children — had crossed into Syria to join the Islamic State group in the past week alone and accused Turkey's government of doing little to stem the flow. Ukraine legislators ratify landmark EU deal Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:31:39 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-532d KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's parliament ratified a landmark association agreement with the European Union on Tuesday, firmly pivoting the country toward the West and drawing a line under the issue that last year sparked massive protests and led to the ex-president's ouster. Scotland took long road to independence vote Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:24:08 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Scotland-Road.to.Independence/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Scotland-Road.to.Independence c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-5313 EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — On Calton Hill, overlooking Edinburgh, stands Scotland's National Monument. A colonnade of classical stone pillars modeled on the Parthenon in Athens, it's grand, inspiring — and unfinished, ever since the money to build it ran out two centuries ago. 1 dead, 1 injured in Danish courthouse shooting Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:02:49 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Denmark-Court.Shooting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Denmark-Court.Shooting c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-52d0 COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A 67-year-old gunman opened fire in a Copenhagen courthouse Tuesday, killing a lawyer and seriously wounding the father of his 3-year-old grandchild in connection with a custody dispute, authorities said. Kurds in Europe take up arms against IS group Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:53:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU-Europe-Kurdish-Fighters/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Europe-Kurdish-Fighters c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-51f7 KOEGE, Denmark (AP) — Shaho Pirani says he's just a phone call away from leaving his quiet life in Denmark and joining Kurdish forces battling against Islamic State militants in Iraq. UN panel emphasizes Assad role in Syria war crimes Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:50:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU-United-Nations-Syria-Rights/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-United-Nations-Syria-Rights c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-52c7 GENEVA (AP) — As nations mount an offensive against the Islamic State militants that have gained a stronghold in Iraq and Syria, a U.N. human rights commission emphasized Tuesday that Syrian President Bashar Assad's government has committed the bulk of atrocities in the civil war. German court lifts injunction banning Uber Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:13:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Germany-Uber/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Germany-Uber c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-521a BERLIN (AP) — A court in Germany has lifted an emergency injunction that banned the ridesharing service Uber from operating anywhere in the country. Kurdish police to get help from Czech Republic Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:10:57 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU-Europe-Kurdish-Help/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Europe-Kurdish-Help c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-5219 PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Republic says it will help train Kurdish forces to fight Islamic State militants. 1 Polish soldier killed, 2 wounded in Afghanistan Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:28:06 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Poland-Afghanistan/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Poland-Afghanistan c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-52ab WARSAW, Poland (AP) — One Polish soldier was killed and two others wounded Tuesday in a suicide bomb attack in the Afghan capital, a military spokesman said. Dutch ease off austerity, will spend on military Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:21:39 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Netherlands-Budget/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Netherlands-Budget c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-527d AMSTERDAM (AP) — The Dutch government is presenting a budget for 2015 that for the first time in years will be focused less on financial austerity and more on security in light of international conflicts. Ukraine, Scotland dent German investor optimism Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:19:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU-Germany-Economy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Germany-Economy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-52bb FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A key measure of German investor optimism fell in September for the ninth month in a row, dragged down by worries over the crisis in Ukraine, economic stagnation in Europe and the upcoming independence referendum in Scotland. Ukraine's parliament ratifies agreement to deepen ties with the European Union Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:22:25 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU-APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-52bc KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's parliament ratifies agreement to deepen ties with the European Union . 2 killed in pileup on mist-shrouded Dutch road Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:08:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Netherlands-Highway.Crash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Netherlands-Highway.Crash c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-52ba THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Emergency services say two people have been killed and an unknown number injured in a pileup at least 150 cars and trucks on a Dutch highway shrouded in thick mist. Danish police: shots fired inside court building in Copenhagen; 1 killed, 1 wounded Tue, 16 Sep 2014 05:32:28 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-52cf COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police: shots fired inside court building in Copenhagen; 1 killed, 1 wounded. Drops in food, gas prices push UK inflation down Tue, 16 Sep 2014 05:22:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Britain-Economy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Britain-Economy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-52e2 LONDON (AP) — Official figures show that inflation in the U.K. eased further below the Bank of England's target in August following falls in food and fuel prices. Russian ruble drops to historic low amid sanctions Tue, 16 Sep 2014 05:01:42 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU-Russia-Economy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Russia-Economy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-5312 MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's currency dropped to an all-time low against the dollar on Tuesday as investors fret about the fallout of economic sanctions. Economy at heart of confidence vote for French PM Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:25:43 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--France-Economy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--France-Economy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-52f7 PARIS (AP) — France's prime minister faces a confidence vote in a parliament increasingly frustrated with unpopular President Francois Hollande's handling of the economy — including dissidents within his Socialist Party. Turkey mulls 'buffer zone' against Jihadist group Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:15:21 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/09/16/EU--Turkey-Qatar-Muslim.Brotherhood/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Turkey-Qatar-Muslim.Brotherhood c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-535c ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that Turkey's military is working on plans to establish a "buffer zone" against Islamic militants, on the country's borders with Iraq and Syria, Turkish media reports said Tuesday.