- Somalia spokesman: Video shows laptop handed to bomb suspect Updated: Feb-07-16 6:31 pm
MOGADISHU, Somalia - Security video footage taken at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint, Somalia's government spokesman said Sunday.
- Rough seas, harsh winter, border limits add to migrant woes Updated: Feb-06-16 4:06 am
PRESEVO, Serbia - Rasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after braving cold, rough seas in a rickety wooden boat to travel from Turkey to Greece, then came the Balkans.
- Serbia's defense minister dismissed over sexist remark Updated: Feb-05-16 2:47 pm
BELGRADE, Serbia - Serbian lawmakers have voted to dismiss the defense minister who had insulted a female journalist with a sexist remark.
- The Latest: Stoke signs $26m Imbula in winter's biggest deal Updated: Feb-01-16 6:03 pm
LONDON - The Latest on European soccer transfer deadline day (all times local):
- Kosovo Serb politician gets 9 years in prison for war crimes Updated: Jan-21-16 11:23 am
MITROVICA, Kosovo - An international court on Thursday sentenced a leading Kosovo Serb politician to nine years in prison for war crimes against ethnic Albanian civilians - a ruling that could heighten tensions in the Balkan region and prompted Belgrade to start reconsidering its EU-mediated reconciliation talks with Pristina.
- Deep freeze across Balkans makes migrant journeys harder Updated: Jan-20-16 11:13 am
WARSAW, Poland - Subfreezing temperatures and snow have settled over Central Europe, adding to the difficulties of migrants heading to Western Europe but not weakening their determination to continue their journeys.
- Italy, Serbia, Philippines to host Olympic qualifying Updated: Jan-19-16 11:05 am
MIES, Switzerland - Italy, Serbia and the Philippines will host the three Olympic men's basketball qualifying tournaments in July.
- Blizzards, high winds batter Eastern Europe, cause havoc Updated: Jan-17-16 11:57 am
BUCHAREST, Romania - Blizzards battered parts of Eastern Europe on Sunday, forcing roads to close, trains and flights to be canceled and producing power outages.
- Serbian PM urges early election in 2016 to cement power Updated: Jan-17-16 7:52 am
BELGRADE, Serbia - Serbia's populist prime minister on Sunday urged holding an early election this year in an apparent bid to consolidate his power.
- 60 migrants suspected of trying to illegally enter Romania Updated: Jan-16-16 5:06 am
BUCHAREST, Romania - Romanian border authorities say they have stopped a group of 60 migrants who are suspected of trying to enter illegally across Romania's southwest border from Serbia.
- Refugees brave Balkan winter, border controls to get to EU Updated: Jan-14-16 7:23 am
SID, Serbia - It's been dangerous and cold and there are rumors Europe is shutting its doors to people like him, but Samim Nawabi says he won't turn back because the dream of a new life in Germany has given him something his home country no longer can - hope.
- Tomic, Azarenka move into top 16 in Australian Open seedings Updated: Jan-13-16 8:43 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia - Defending champions and No. 1-ranked Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams top the Australian Open seedings lists, which follow rankings ahead of the first Grand Slam tournament of 2016.
- Serbian official to Russian: Mind own business over EU bid Updated: Jan-13-16 12:23 pm
BELGRADE, Serbia - Serbia's deputy prime minister denounced her Russian counterpart on Wednesday for suggesting Serbia should be careful about its EU membership bid - a rare spat between the two traditional Slavic allies.
- Russia ready to arm Balkan ally Serbia Updated: Jan-11-16 12:08 pm
BELGRADE, Serbia - Russia is ready to arm its Balkan ally Serbia with sophisticated weapons, the Russian deputy prime minister said Monday, which could be at odds with Belgrade's desire to join the European Union.