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January 15, 2019 8:09 PM 'Keep calm and carry on', Austria urges after UK Brexit vote

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Theresa May to act swiftly to avert a ‘no-deal’ Brexit after British lawmakers rejected a withdrawal deal she had agreed with Brussels, adding that the deal would not be renegotiated. Britain’s lower house of parliament voted 432-202 against May’s deal, the worst parliamentary defeat for a government 2835

January 4, 2019 4:53 PM Austrian police arrest man over brutal attack on woman

BERLIN – Austrian police have arrested a suspect in a brutal Dec. 30 attack on a woman that left her with life-threatening injuries. The Austrian man told officers he had been stalking various women on a bicycle for weeks and committed the attack out of "frustration" after failing to speak to them. The 25-year-old victim was attacked with a metal bar in a Vienna 89

December 29, 2018 4:10 PM Slovenia says remains found of missing Wisconsin man

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia – Slovenian police say human remains that were found near a popular hiking place have been confirmed as those of a missing American man. Police in the capital of Ljubljana said Saturday that identification tests established the death of 25-year-old Jonathan Luskin of Wisconsin. They said the remains discovered Dec. 23 at Iski Vintgar 80

December 26, 2018 2:37 PM Budapest's best cakes and where to find them

Francesca Street, CNN • Published 26th December 2018 It's possible there's no better place than Budapest to while away an afternoon in a coffee house with a cake -- or three. Blending different cultural influences, histories and traditions, Budapest's cake scene offers a delectable range of pastries, tarts and sweet treats. Gyorgy Ujlaki, a tour guide 81

December 18, 2018 9:19 AM Libya NOC declares force majeure on El Sharara oilfield, El Feel stays open

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya’s National Oil Company (NOC) has declared force majeure on operations at the country’s largest oilfield, El Sharara, a week after the firm announced a contractual waiver on exports from the field following its seizure by militants. Exports from the smaller El Feel oilfield were continuing, field engineers said, as workers had maintained 92

December 10, 2018 1:29 PM Austrian retailers file antitrust complaint against Amazon

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian retailers have filed a complaint against Amazon with their national competition authority over the U.S. e-commerce giant’s dual role as a retailer and a marketplace. The European Commission and Germany’s antitrust authority are also looking into Amazon’s role in the market. “We have received a complaint. We are examining it,” a spokeswoman 126

November 28, 2018 9:06 AM 'Put Putin in his place', Ukrainian ambassador tells Germany

BERLIN (Reuters) - Ukraine’s top diplomat in Germany urged Berlin and other Western states to punish Russia by extending sanctions, banning energy imports and putting the NordStream 2 gas pipeline on hold after Moscow seized three Ukrainian ships near Crimea. The ambassador even raised the possibility of sending German marines to the region 93

November 13, 2018 1:18 PM UEFA Nations League: State of play for finals, promotion and relegation

There are now just two rounds of games left in the UEFA Nations League, and the picture is becoming clearer about who will take part in the finals next June, as well as which nations will be promoted and relegated. - The fourth-placed teams, and the worst-performing third-placed team in the groups of League C are relegated. Points against the team in fourth-place 90

October 31, 2018 7:50 AM Austria Says It Won't Sign a Global Migration Pact Over Concerns About Sovereignty

(BERLIN) — The Austrian government says it won’t sign a global compact to promote safe and orderly migration, citing concerns about sovereignty and illegal migration. Conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz took office last December in a coalition with the nationalist, anti-migration Freedom Party. Austria currently holds the European Union’s rotating 80

October 22, 2018 6:36 AM Austria says EU must reject Italy's draft budget unless it is changed

VIENNA (Reuters) - The European Commission must reject Italy’s draft budget unless changes are made to it, Chancellor Sebastian Kurz of Austria, which holds the European Union’s rotating presidency, said on Monday. The Commission has condemned as an unprecedented breach of EU fiscal rules Italy’s 2019 budget plan, which aims to lift the deficit to 2.4 percent 66