- Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' vote Updated: Jul-05-15 8:14 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Greece lurched into uncharted territory and an uncertain future in Europe's common currency Sunday after voters overwhelmingly rejected demands by international creditors for more austerity measures in exchange for a bailout of its bankrupt economy.
- The Latest: 3 opinion polls: Greek 'no' vote will win Updated: Jul-05-15 12:13 pm
ATHENS, Greece - The latest from the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):
- Bus carrying British children crashes in Belgium; 1 dead Updated: Jun-28-15 2:47 pm
BRUSSELS - A bus carrying British schoolchildren went off a highway and overturned near the Belgian coast on Sunday morning, killing one driver and injuring another as well as some of the children, officials said.
- EU refugee response exposes divisions, meagre ambitions Updated: Jun-26-15 8:19 am
BRUSSELS - The European Union decided Friday to share 40,000 of the refugees landing in Italy and Greece but foot-dragging and verbal sniping over the move exposed deep divisions about how to deal with Europe's massive migrant influx.
- European deal creates US grocery giant Updated: Jun-24-15 6:13 pm
NEW YORK - The owner of Stop & Shop and Giant will tie up with the parent company of Food Lion, creating a $29 billion grocer that will be in a stronger position to compete with Wal-Mart and other discount retailers.
- Lawyers claim win over UEFA in ongoing club finance case Updated: Jun-23-15 12:41 pm
BRUSSELS - Lawyers challenging UEFA's "Financial Fair Play" rules which curb club spending have won a first victory in a case that will now go to the European Union's supreme court.
- Russia angered by freezing of accounts in Belgium and France Updated: Jun-18-15 12:56 pm
MOSCOW - The Russian government on Thursday strongly condemned the freezing of Russian accounts in France and Belgium as part of an effort to enforce a $50 billion judgment for the destruction of the Yukos oil company.
- 1815 revisited: Ceremonies mark fateful Battle of Waterloo Updated: Jun-18-15 12:22 pm
BRUSSELS - Royalty, dignitaries and soldiers commemorated the 1815 Battle of Waterloo on Thursday, a watershed moment in European history that marked the end of the continent's domination by France and its emperor Napoleon and the beginning of the British century.
- 1815 revisited: Ceremonies mark fateful Battle of Waterloo Updated: Jun-18-15 10:24 am
BRUSSELS - Royalty, dignitaries and soldiers around the world on Thursday commemorated the 1815 Battle of Waterloo, a watershed in European history that marked the end of the continent's domination by France and its emperor Napoleon and the beginning of the British century.
- Belgium weighs compensation claim for losing World Cup bid Updated: Jun-18-15 9:08 am
BRUSSELS - Belgium's football federation could seek compensation for the money spent on its unsuccessful bid for the 2018 World Cup if there evidence of criminal wrongdoing in FIFA's choice of Russia as host.
- World changed forever 200 years ago at Battle of Waterloo Updated: Jun-17-15 10:59 am
WATERLOO, Belgium - To the victor go the spoils: So Waterloo became synonymous with Napoleon's demise, even if the worst of the battle never happened there.
- Far-right, anti-immigrant parties form EU Parliament group Updated: Jun-16-15 9:14 am
BRUSSELS - A coalition of far-right, anti-immigrant parties in the European Parliament announced Tuesday they are uniting to form a political group under the leadership of France's National Front chief Marine Le Pen.
- Jordan signs Paul Put as new national coach Updated: Jun-16-15 9:05 am
AMMAN, Jordan - The Jordanian Football Association says it has contracted Paul Put for one year to coach its national team.
- Re-enactors mark Belgian-Dutch effort at Waterloo Updated: Jun-16-15 4:25 am
ELEWIJT, Belgium - For fans of historical re-enactments, 2015 has been Belgium's vintage year.
- EU envoy: Europe not halting flow of recruits to militants Updated: Jun-15-15 1:00 pm
BRUSSELS - The European Union's counterterrorism chief says the 28-nation bloc has been unable to stem the outflow of European recruits to radical Islamic groups in Syria and Iraq.
- Germany's Metro sells department stores to Hudson's Bay Updated: Jun-15-15 3:16 am
BERLIN - German retail and wholesale group Metro AG is selling its department store business in Germany and Belgium to Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company in a deal worth just over 2.8 billion euros (around $3.2 billion).
- Expert panel delivers report to UN on Hammarskjold crash Updated: Jun-12-15 7:19 pm
UNITED NATIONS - An independent panel of experts that examined new information about the mysterious 1961 plane crash that killed Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold on a peace mission to newly independent Congo has delivered its report to current U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon, the U.N. said Friday.
- Bale grabs winner, Wales beat Belgium 1-0 in Euro qualifying Updated: Jun-12-15 5:27 pm
CARDIFF, Wales - Gareth Bale moved Wales closer to a first major tournament since 1958 on Friday, scoring to secure a 1-0 victory over Belgium that lifted the country top of Group B in European Championship qualifying.
- Britain, Argentina in new dispute over the Falkland Islands Updated: Jun-11-15 8:56 am
BRUSSELS - Britain and Argentina are clashing again in their long-running dispute over the Falkland Islands, this time at an international summit in Brussels.
- 2 arrested in Belgium in terror-related investigations Updated: Jun-08-15 1:51 pm
BRUSSELS - Belgian police arrested two people on Monday and sought three more suspects following twin terror-related investigations involving Chechen extremists who were allegedly involved in planning an attack and recruiting people to fight in Syria, authorities said.
- Fellaini scores twice as Belgium wins 4-3 away to France Updated: Jun-07-15 6:00 pm
PARIS - Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini scored twice as Belgium produced a scintillating attacking display to win 4-3 away to France on Sunday.