Aug 26, 2016

Ronaldo named Europe's top player

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo won the UEFA Best Player in Europe Award on Thursday after winning both last season’s Champions League and Euro 2016 with Portugal. Ronaldo, 31, received the accolade for the second time in his career after finishing ahead of Real ...

Aug 17, 2016

Wild bee decline laid to wide use of 'neonic' insecticides

A widely used class of insecticides called neonicotinoids has contributed to the large-scale and long-term decline of wild bees, according to research unveiled Tuesday. A study covered 62 species from 1994 to 2011, examining the impact of exposure to the pesticide, which was used ...

Jul 26, 2016

Ring trafficking people into Western Europe from Hungary smashed

Austrian police said Monday that an international operation smashed an alleged people-smuggling ring suspected of illegally bringing more than 1,000 people from Hungary into Western Europe over the past year. More than 100 officers in Austria, Germany, Poland and Hungary raided 12 properties last ...

41 apparent migrants found drowned on Libyan beach

Jul 25, 2016

41 apparent migrants found drowned on Libyan beach

Volunteers have recovered the bodies of 41 presumed migrants that washed up on a Libyan beach, an official from the coastal city of Sabratha said on Sunday. The bodies, found on Saturday on the city’s beach west of the capital Tripoli, were taken to ...

Hungary PM becomes first EU leader to endorse Trump

Jul 23, 2016

Hungary PM becomes first EU leader to endorse Trump

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Saturday became the first European leader to endorse U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump, calling him a “better option” for the bloc than his rival, Hillary Clinton. “I am not a Donald Trump campaigner. I never thought it would ...