Ex Belgian king says 923,000 euros not enough to live on
Before abdicating the throne, Albert II enjoyed a tax-free allowance of 11.5 million euros ($15 million) to pay for the upkeep of the royal household.
Dutch ask sea tribunal to free Greenpeace activists
Russia charged the "Arctic 30" with hooliganism; Netherlands asks international court to intervene in seizure of Greenpeace ship, the Arctic Sunrise, and crew.
60 million ecstasy pills worth 1.3 billion euros seized in one of Europe's biggest ever drug raids
Police in three countries seized 60 million ecstasy pills worth 1.3 billion euros in one of Europe's biggest ever drug raids.
Why all the pee-pee themed statues in Brussels?
A city made famous by Manneken Pis.
What we're protesting today
Around the world in angsty days.
Royal Flush: monarchies may be better for your well-being
Although monarchies make up less than a quarter of the world's states, they represent half the top 30 countries in the United Nations index of global well-being.
What if the royal baby had been born in...
16 birth customs from around the world.
Philippe I takes oath as the new king of a divided Belgium
Philippe I took over the throne after the emotional abdication of his father Albert II.
De-Luxed: Luxembourg prime minister to resign over spy scandal (VIDEO)
Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker is the longest-serving government leader in the European Union, first elected in 1995.
Belgium after King Albert
After he abdicates this month, can the monarchy continue to help a fractious nation hold together?
17 disturbing things Snowden has taught us (so far)
What is the extent of the information Edward Snowden has leaked? The consequences? We break it down.
Meet the controversial future King of Belgium
King Albert of Belgium has told the country that he will be abdicating the throne to his 53-year-old son.
Belgium: King Albert II to abdicate
The 79-year-old monarch's son, Crown Prince Philippe, will take over on July 21.
Hungary indicts 98-year-old for Nazi war crimes
Prosecutors allege the former policeman helped send thousands to death camps.
Will PRISM be the end of the EU-Obama love affair?
Washington's PRISM spy scandal dents Barack Obama's image ahead of his Europe trip.
Brussels against the world
Europe’s capital fights back against bad press.
22 US nuclear bombs are stored in the Netherlands
The American bombs are kept in a storeroom at an air base in Brabant, admitted former Netherlands Prime Minister Ruud Lubbers in a documentary.
Religion in Europe, also in crisis
European leaders reach out to religion, but churches struggle with waning numbers.
Could fracking make the Persian Gulf irrelevant?
From NATO to China, the world watches America's energy revolution.
Western IQs drop by 14 points in last century, study says
A new study by researchers in Europe claims that the average IQ of people in Western nations fell by an average of 14 points between 1889 and 2004.
8 amazing things a 3D printer can make
It seems there is nothing 3D printers cannot do. Here's a roundup of some of the coolest things we've found from around the world.
Chatter: Machete terrorist attack in London
British-born Muslim converts hack to death a serving soldier; Obama to announce new restrictions on drones; and the oldest man ever summits Mt. Everest. He is, wait for it, 80.
Germany's SAP puts faith in autistic tech specialists
German software company teams up with Denmark's Specialisterne to utilize the unique talents of autistic employees.
Racing pigeon Bolt sells for a record $400,000
A Belgian racing pigeon called Bolt was sold on Tuesday to a Chinese businessman for a record $400,000.
A quarter of gay people have been subjected to attacks or violent threats, EU poll says (VIDEO)
A quarter of gay people surveyed in an EU poll say they have been attacked or violently threatened in the past five years.
Cannes Film Festival kicks off with 'Gatsby,' 'Heli'
International films to watch as they vie for the Palme d'Or.
France's harsh contrast: glitzy Cannes opens, another recession sets in
Roaring '20s 'Gatsby' is set to be a Cannes showstopper, just as France sinks into a new recession. The irony surely is not lost on Mssr. Hollande.
Gay Paris: not all it's cracked up to be
Divisions exposed as France prepares to say 'I do' to gay marriage.
Europe's other potentially toxic food: salmon
Baltic Sea salmon exports have been banned since 2002 for containing dangerous levels of pollutants. Some European companies bought them anyways.
Why are Europeans waging jihad in Syria?
Some 600 youths from Europe have joined Muslim extremists fighting to topple Syria’s government. Officials fear what happens when they return radicalized.
Belgium diamond heist: 31 detained in 3 countries
Some of the $50 million-worth of diamonds and large sums of money were recovered following the arrests said Belgian prosecutors.