- Europe's bathing water excellent, except in Albania - agency Updated: May-25-16 11:17 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The European Environment Agency says vacationers can safely take dips at bathing sites across the continent.
- Swedish leader reshuffles government after gaffes, scandal Updated: May-25-16 10:59 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven has reshuffled his minority coalition after two ministers from coalition partner the Green Party stepped down amid gaffes and scandals.
- 'Inflatable refugee' arrives on ship in Copenhagen Updated: May-23-16 11:55 am
STOCKHOLM - A boat carrying a 6-meter-tall (20-foot-tall) inflatable figure of a refugee is likely to turn heads in Copenhagen's harbor this week.
- Danish lawmaker who called Obama a 'negro' cancels US trip Updated: May-20-16 11:50 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - A senior Danish lawmaker who called President Barack Obama a "negro" says he won't travel to the United States in September with fellow parliamentarians.
- International players criticize labor conditions in Qatar Updated: May-17-16 5:56 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - International players from Denmark and Norway have criticized conditions in Qatar for migrant workers building projects linked to the 2022 World Cup.
- Poster at Lithuanian eatery: Trump locking lips with Putin Updated: May-14-16 10:54 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - A street artist in Lithuania has adorned a barbecue restaurant with a poster showing Donald Trump locking lips with Vladimir Putin.
- Danish newspaper to pay damages to 2 kidnapped seamen Updated: May-13-16 9:37 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - A Danish court has ordered the tabloid Ekstra Bladet to pay 300,000 kroner ($46,000) each in damages to two seamen who were taken hostage in Somalia.
- Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin's F-35 Updated: May-12-16 5:27 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter planes in a deal that would be worth at least 20 billion kroner ($3.1 billion).
- Denmark's Dong Energy planning IPO within months Updated: May-12-16 5:07 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Denmark's DONG Energy, which focuses on wind power generation, says it plans an initial public offering of at least 15 percent of its shares on the Nasdaq Copenhagen stock exchange this summer.
- Brewer Carlsberg sees revenue slip 3 percent Updated: May-11-16 6:22 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Danish brewer Carlsberg says its revenue dropped 3 percent in the first quarter partly due to costs associated with shifts in currency values.
- Nadim's path: From Taliban-ruled Afghanistan to Portland Updated: May-06-16 5:44 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Soccer is the one constant in Nadia Nadim's life since fleeing the Taliban as a young girl.
- Low oil prices, freight rates hit Maersk group's profits Updated: May-04-16 7:18 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Low oil prices and freight rates weighed on profits at Danish shipping and energy group A.P. Moller-Maersk, though not as sharply as analysts had feared.
- The Latest: Black boxes found in Norwegian helicopter crash Updated: Apr-29-16 1:57 pm
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The Latest on the crash of a helicopter on an island off western Norway (all times local):
- Report: Lego denial of Ai Weiwei order due to mistake Updated: Apr-28-16 11:18 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen, whose family owns the Lego group, says "an internal mistake" led the company to deny a bulk order last year from Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei, who wanted toy bricks for an exhibition in Australia.
- Lego's founding family in leadership handover Updated: Apr-28-16 5:21 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The family that founded and owns Lego, the maker of the popular multi-colored toy building bricks, is reshuffling its top leadership to create a "smooth handover of active ownership to the next generation."
- Danes face smuggling charges for giving migrants a lift Updated: Apr-27-16 6:14 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Already under fire for ordering police to seize jewelry from asylum-seekers, Denmark is seeing its humanitarian credentials once again being questioned as it presses smuggling charges against people who gave migrants a ride to neighboring Sweden.
- Statoil swings to Q1 profit partly offset by cost cuts Updated: Apr-27-16 4:42 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil ASA has swung to a profit of $611 million in the first quarter as reduced costs helped offset low crude prices.
- Danish group says abducted Angola employee freed Updated: Apr-26-16 10:18 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Danish shipping and energy group A.P. Moller-Maersk says an employee in Angola has been released unharmed, four days after he was abducted.
- Norway appeals ruling that Breivik's rights were violated Updated: Apr-26-16 9:35 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Norway's government on Tuesday filed an appeal against the Oslo district court's ruling that Norwegian authorities had violated the human rights of mass killer Anders Behring Breivik.