Fracking commences in UK for first time since 2011, draws protests

Fracking has restarted in the United Kingdom for the first time since 2011, as the UK-based energy firm Cuadrilla kicked off a three-month exploration...

Thousands without power as Storm Callum batters Ireland, UK

Storm Callum was striking parts of the UK on Friday morning with gale force winds of up to 76 mph (120 kph) and torrential rain, leaving...

US pastor Andrew Brunson freed by Turkish court

A Turkish court has freed US pastor Andrew Brunson two years after he was detained, charged with helping to plot a coup against President...

Pope compares having an abortion to hiring a hitman

Pope Francis compared abortion to hiring a "hitman to solve a problem" during his weekly general audience Wednesday in St. Peter's Square at the...

Majorca floods leave at least nine people dead

At least nine people were killed after heavy rain and flash floods hit the Spanish island of Majorca on Tuesday night, regional authorities said...

Montenegro to fine people who don’t stand during national anthem

People who don't stand during Montenegro's national anthem could be fined up to 2,000 euros ($2,290), according to new legislation proposed by the government. Authorities...

Romania vote to ban same-sex marriage fails on low turnout

LGBT rights campaigners have hailed the failure of a referendum to ban same-sex marriage in Romania as a victory against hate speech. Not enough people...

Bulgarian journalist Viktoria Marinova raped and murdered

Bulgarian authorities are investigating the rape and murder of an investigative reporter in the northern city of Ruse, the third journalist to have been...

Russia dismisses suspected spy actions as routine Dutch trip

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says suspected Russian spies accused of trying to hack into the world's chemical weapons watchdog weren't doing anything illegal. Lavrov...

Turkey launches investigation into Saudi journalist’s disappearance

(CNN) The Turkish government has launched an investigation into the disappearance of a prominent Saudi journalist who reportedly was last seen entering the Saudi Consulate...

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