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Stories with place: Brussels
  • Belgium marks WWI execution of Britain nurse 100 years ago 
    Updated: Oct-12-15 9:42 am

    BRUSSELS - Belgium on Monday commemorated the heroism of British World War I nurse Edith Cavell a century after she was executed by the German forces that occupied the country.

  • Train strike in Brussels snarls Belgian, international lines 
    Updated: Oct-09-15 5:33 am

    BRUSSELS - A rail strike in the Belgian capital has paralyzed much of the train traffic on domestic and international lines linking London, Paris and Amsterdam to Brussels.

  • Belgian director Chantal Akerman is dead at 65 story has photos
    Updated: Oct-06-15 3:36 pm

    BRUSSELS - The Belgian avant-garde filmmaker Chantal Akerman, whose patient, personal reflections on the lives of women made her a leading figure of arthouse cinema, has died. She was 65.

  • EU holds more migration talks as calls for answers grow story has photos
    Updated: Sep-22-15 3:09 pm

    BRUSSELS - The European Union's two emergency meetings on the migration crisis this week won't provide any quick solutions to ease the plight of tens of thousands of people seeking sanctuary in Europe despite a decision Tuesday to share 120,000 more refugees arriving in Greece and Italy.