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Stories with organization: European Commission
  • EU gives France 5 million euros for new Calais migrant camp 
    Updated: Aug-31-15 12:13 pm

    PARIS - Prime Minister Manuel Valls said Wednesday that firmness must accompany humanity in dealing with Europe's ongoing migrant crisis as officials announced plans for a new refugee center in Calais, where thousands of migrants have gathered in hopes of sneaking across the English Channel to Britain.

  • More ID, bag checks on Europe's trains after foiled attack story has photos
    Updated: Aug-29-15 3:02 pm

    PARIS - European countries will increase identity checks and baggage controls on trains after American passengers thwarted an attack on a high-speed train from Amsterdam to Paris, France's interior minister said Saturday.

  • Attack draws new scrutiny to railways linking open Europe story has photos
    Updated: Aug-28-15 2:43 pm

    PARIS - Europe's rail system is at the heart of its open borders, a way for passengers to travel on some of the world's fastest and most sophisticated mass transit with no need for passports or even ID.

  • Google rejects EU anti-trust allegations as flawed 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 3:40 pm

    BRUSSELS - Google rejected on Thursday a complaint by Europe's competition watchdog that the Internet giant is abusing its dominance in Web searches to promote its own products.

  • Poland's govt to compensate farmers hit by drought, heat 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 12:46 pm

    WARSAW, Poland - Poland will pay more than 500 million zlotys ($135 million) in compensation to the thousands of farmers who have lost crops and fodder because of drought and unusually high temperatures, the agriculture minister said Tuesday.

  • Greek election looms as parties struggle to form government story has photos
    Updated: Aug-21-15 2:10 pm

    ATHENS, Greece - Greece's main opposition party launched efforts to form a new government Friday following Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' resignation, but made no progress in what appears a doomed task - which will pave the way for another potentially destabilizing election.

  • Head of Polish airline LOT quits after overseeing reform 
    Updated: Aug-18-15 10:55 am

    WARSAW, Poland - The CEO of Poland's national airline, widely credited with turning around the company, unexpectedly announced his resignation Tuesday.

  • EU regulators clear Pfizer's purchase of Hospira 
    Updated: Aug-04-15 2:19 pm

    NEW YORK - European Union regulators on Tuesday approved Pfizer's $15.23 billion purchase of injectable drug and infusion device maker Hospira.