Europe

Meanwhile, Dr. Anthony Fauci said he "would not be surprised" if the variant is already in the United States.
Michel Aupetit, who has led the Paris church since 2018, sent a letter to Pope Francis offering to resign following a report in Le Point magazine.
The World Health Organization has declared omicron a variant of concern.
Sharbat Gulla gained global fame in 1984 after a photograph of her was published on the cover of National Geographic.
France’s interior minister said it's the biggest tragedy involving migrants on the crossing to date. Four suspected traffickers have been arrested.
The suspect told police he wanted to make sure to get to the driving test on time.
Coronavirus cases are once again surging throughout Europe, prompting a new lockdown in Austria.
The "dramatic step" took effect Monday as part of a string of measures by European governments to get a massive coronavirus resurgence under control.
Wanda Traczyk-Stawska is still fighting extremists — and to keep Poland in the European Union — after all these years.
While coronavirus cases have stabilized or decreased everywhere else, they're rising in the WHO's European region.
The new rules allow air travel from previously restricted countries as long as the traveler has proof of vaccination and a negative COVID-19 test.
Tens of thousands of demonstrators turned out to pressure world leaders to make real, impactful changes to slow the climate crisis.
Doug -- who got that name because he was "dug" up -- weighs 17 pounds, well above the current potato record of 11 pounds.
Lava flows on La Palma island have destroyed more than 1,000 houses in their paths.
The singer said bystanders "were just watching" as a pair of wild boars ambushed her and her son.
Two guests stole 45 bottles of wine after checking in and eating at the Atrio hotel and two-Michelin-starred restaurant complex in Caceres, Spain.
After Charlottesville and the Tree of Life synagogue shooting, "We’re moving to Germany to escape the Nazis" started to seem less ridiculous.
Some 7,500 people have been forced to flee their homes since the Cumbre Vieja began erupting on La Palma island more than a month ago.
The three writers dropped the bombshell revelation while accepting the prestigious $1.2 million Planeta literary prize in front of King Felipe VI of Spain.
The early investigation has revealed “a potential motivation linked to Islamist extremism," UK officials said.