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UK fight looms over gov't plan for 'great repeal' of EU lawsA day after triggering its European Union exit process, the U.K. is outlining how it plans to convert thousands of EU rules into British law when it leaves the bloc in two years
The Associated Press1 hour ago
France retools anti-extremism efforts after public failuresFrance's efforts to combat homegrown terrorism are in turmoil: A group home intended to turn young people away from Islamic extremism sits empty
The Associated Press3 hours ago
US official calls on Kosovo to retract law on creating armyA senior United States official is calling on Kosovo leaders to retract a draft law on the transformation of its security force into a regular army
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, left, visits a living quarters of a military base on Franz Josef Land archipelago in Arctic Russia, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Russia has sought to strengthen its foothold in the Arctic amid intensifying rivalry for the region's rich natural resources between polar countries. (Yekaterina Shtukina/Pool Photo via AP)
Putin visits Arctic archipelago to reaffirm Russian presencePresident Vladimir Putin is visiting an Arctic archipelago as part of Russia's efforts to reaffirm its foothold in the oil-rich region
The Associated Press4 hours ago
People link their hands during a commemorative event to mark last week's attack outside Parliament that killed four people, on Westminster Bridge in London, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. (Yui Mok/PA via AP)
UK police, Muslim youths link hands to mark London attackBritish police officers linked hands with members of a Muslim youth group on a London bridge to mark last week's attack outside Parliament that killed four people
The Associated Press7 hours ago
In this Wednesday, March 15, 2017 photo, Montenegrin sailors prepare light frigate "Kotor" for sailing, in the harbour of Bar, Montenegro. Montenegro officials have welcomed U.S. Senate's decision to ratify its entry into NATO, calling it a great day for the tiny Balkan nation. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Montenegro welcomes US Senate NATO approvalMontenegro officials are welcoming the U.S. Senate's decision to ratify its entry into NATO, calling it a great step for the tiny Balkan nation
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Hungary: Soros-founded university vows resistance to new lawThe rector of Central European University says the institution will resist legal amendments proposed by the Hungarian government seen targeting its operations in the country
The Associated Press7 hours ago
The Latest: UN says up to 146 may have died in shipwreckThe United Nations refugee agency says as many as 146 people may have been killed in a migrant shipwreck in the Mediterranean Sea
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko speaks by phone with Polish President Andrzej Duda from aboard his plane on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Ukraine's president Poroshenko has condemned an overnight attack on the Polish Consulate in Lutsk, Ukraine, that appeared to involve a shell fired from a grenade launcher. (Mikhail Palinchak, Presidential Press Service Pool Photo via AP)
Ukrainian president condemns attack on Polish ConsulateUkraine's president on Wednesday condemned an overnight shelling of the Polish Consulate in a western city that hasn't hurt anyone and vowed to track down those responsible
The Associated Press8 hours ago
British Union flag waves in front of the Elizabeth Tower at Houses of Parliament containing the bell know as "Big Ben" in central London, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Britain will begin divorce proceedings from the European Union later on March 29, starting the clock on two years of intense political and economic negotiations that will fundamentally change both the nation and its European neighbors. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
Joy, sorrow: People in UK, Europe react to Brexit triggeringReactions to Britain's momentous decision to trigger its divorce from the European Union
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Romania: ex-prison chief gets 20 years for detainee deathsA Romanian court upholds a 20-year sentence of a former prison commander for the deaths of 103 political prisoners while he was commander of a communist-era labor camp
The Associated Press8 hours ago
British Union flag waves in front of the Elizabeth Tower at Houses of Parliament containing the bell know as "Big Ben" in central London, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Britain will begin divorce proceedings from the European Union later on March 29, starting the clock on two years of intense political and economic negotiations that will fundamentally change both the nation and its European neighbors. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
A look at issues now that Britain has started to leave EUA look at issues now that Britain has started to leave EU
The Associated Press9 hours ago
German teen convicted of Islamic State membershipA 19-year-old German man has been convicted of belonging to the Islamic State extremist group and sentenced as a youth to 3 years and 3 months in prison
The Associated Press9 hours ago
German lawmakers slam Turkey for alleged spying on colleagueGerman lawmakers are voicing anger at claims that Turkey is spying on a fellow member of Parliament
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Serbian presidential candidates: how dirty can it get?Sasa Jankovic and Vuk Jeremic differ on many things, but they agree on one: the campaign for Serbia's presidential election is the dirtiest since the votes that kept former Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic in power in the 1990s
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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