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EU Parliament votes against banning key kebab additive

BRUSSELS — The European Parliament on Wednesday narrowly defeated plans to ban an additive that is considered key in industrial meats for the popular...
Venezuela’s opposition, prisoners win EU human rights award

BRUSSELS — Venezuela's democratic opposition and its political prisoners have received the European Union's Sakharov Prize for human rights. ...
In blow to May, UK lawmakers assert final say on Brexit deal

LONDON — British lawmakers delivered a blow to Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plans Wednesday by giving Parliament the final say on any exit...
Le Pen’s party charged with alleged EU funds misuse

PARIS — The party of French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has been charged with allegedly misusing European Parliament funds to pay parliamentary aides...
Germany’s Merkel presses for quick move toward new coalition

BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel pushed Monday for quick movement toward a new governing alliance with the main center-left party, saying that only...
The Latest: Labour leader says ‘wait and see’ on Brexit deal

BRUSSELS — The Latest on the Brexit talks (all times local): ...
Hungarian EU parliament member indicted for alleged spying

BUDAPEST, Hungary — A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has been indicted for allegedly spying on the European Union, Hungarian prosecutors said Wednesday. ...
Maltese court charges 3 with murder of journalist, 7 on bail

VALLETTA, Malta — A Maltese court charged three men Tuesday with the car-bomb slaying of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, as details from the...
EU delegates slam Malta after reporter’s death prompts visit

VALLETTA, Malta — A delegation of European Union lawmakers ended a fact-finding mission to Malta Friday with a warning that that "the perception of...
Street food vendors up in arms over possible EU kebab ban

BERLIN — The doner kebab, that grilled fast-food sandwich which is the gastronomic equivalent of an American hamburger in many European cities, is under...

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