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U.K. mass web-spying faulted by European Court of Human Rights

Sep 13, 2018

U.K. mass web-spying faulted by European Court of Human Rights

Human rights groups and journalists scored a victory against the U.K. government's mass electronic surveillance system Thursday after Europe's top rights court ruled that the so-called "Big Brother" program violated privacy and free speech. The European Court of Human Rights, based in Strasbourg, eastern France, ...

EU security must no longer depend on US, says Macron

Aug 28, 2018

EU security must no longer depend on US, says Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday called for Europe to stop relying on the United States for its military defense as he pushed for fresh EU integration in the face of rising nationalism around the continent. Relaunching his diplomatic agenda after the summer break, the ...

Suspect in 1998 murder of Dutch boy arrested in Spain

/ Aug 27, 2018

Suspect in 1998 murder of Dutch boy arrested in Spain

A suspect in the 1998 murder of a young Dutch boy has been arrested in Spain, police in the Netherlands said on Sunday. Eleven-year-old Nicky Verstappen disappeared during the night of Aug. 9, 1998, while at a summer camp at the Brunssumerheide nature reserve, near ...

BMW to recall 323,700 diesel cars over fire danger: report

Aug 8, 2018

BMW to recall 323,700 diesel cars over fire danger: report

Germany's luxury automaker BMW is going to recall 323,700 diesel cars in Europe over an engine fire danger, following a similar action in South Korea, a German media newspaper reported Tuesday. The recall is to fix a faulty component that was aimed at reducing emissions ...