EU moves toward an arms export ban against Turkey

LUXEMBOURG (AP) — European Union nations are venting outrage at Turkey's offensive in northern Syria and are joining France and Germany in banning arms sales to Ankara, a rare move against a NATO ally...

EU watches Brexit saga in Britain with bewilderment

BRUSSELS (AP) — Three years later, and it looks like the Brexit tables have turned. Boris Johnson and fellow Brexiteers expected to negotiate the European Union ragged for a deal tha...

EU braces for Boris Johnson as UK leader _ and Brexit

BRUSSELS (AP) — Brussels is bracing for Boris and Brexit. Three decades ago, journalist Boris Johnson wrote stories for London's Daily Telegraph playing up stereotypes about bumbling...

Von der Leyen: pro-EU fixture in Merkel's Cabinets

BRUSSELS (AP) — For Ursula von der Leyen, becoming European Commission president and perhaps the most important official in the European Union felt like coming home. After she was co...

'Perfect gender balance' as EU leaders decide on top jobs

BRUSSELS (AP) — For the first time, European Union leaders nominated women for half of the top positions they filled Tuesday to lead the world's biggest trade bloc. And the women wer...

EU leaders pull all-nighter at summit on key posts

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union officials said Monday that leaders pulled an all-nighter at a summit but failed to agree on the list of candidates for the bloc's key posts, with the marathon talks ente...

EU leaders fail to agree on 2050 climate goal

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders have failed to agree unanimously on a decision to make the bloc's economy carbon neutral by 2050. Ahead of a U.N. meeting on climate change in ...

The big challenge after D-day tribute: keep the memory alive

OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — Now that the ever frailer D-Day veterans are leaving the Normandy beaches , 75 years after their heroics turned the course of World War II and changed Europe, the challenge ...

D-Day ceremonies focus on keeping memories alive for kids

SAINT-LAURENT-SUR-MER, France (AP) — As fewer World War II veterans are left to share their stories, this year's 75th anniversary D-Day commemoration is focusing on keeping memories alive. ...

Foe, now friend; Germans welcome at D-Day observances

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) — Germany has gone from being a vicious foe to a trusted friend since Allied troops fought their way onto beaches in northern France to free Europe from Adolf Hitler's ...

Chasing demons: 75 years on, D-Day haunts, drives its vets

OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — They are back, some for the first time since war stole their innocence 75 years ago on Normandy's D-Day beaches. They are back on battlefields where the Wo...

D-Day's 24 hours changed 20th century, and Europe, forever

ON OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — All at once, Charles Shay tried to stanch the bleeding from a ripped-open stomach, dull the pain with morphine and soothe the mind of a dying fellow American army medic. ...

D-Day's 24 hours changed 20th century, and Europe, forever

OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — A dwindling number of D-Day veterans will be on hand in Normandy this year when international leaders gather to honor them on the invasion's 75th anniversary. ...

D-Day symbol of American-French friendship under strain

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) — Side by side the presidential sons lie, separated by two world wars, united in their fervor for the freedom of France. Quentin Roosevelt was a dared...

EU elections: Gutted center, high turnout, rising right

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union prides itself on being a brilliant mosaic of nations, but its parliamentary elections produced a hodgepodge of sometimes contradictory results that complicates the f...