The European Union on Friday puts the world’s toughest data privacy rules into effect. The regulations are set to have an outsize impact far beyond Europe.
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Tabori became the third man to run the mile in under four minutes before defecting from his native Hungary to the United States.
The trending hashtag has helped forge bonds among Irish citizens traveling to vote on Friday in an effort to repeal Ireland’s Eighth Amendment.
The settlement could mark the end of a long legal tangle. But countries that have long been squeezed by the energy company complained that it should have been fined.
And all I got was a devastating reminder of my own insignificance.
The guilty verdict against Sgt. Emile Cilliers came after revelations about a web of lies, deceit and illicit sex, culminating in two attempts to kill his wife.
In the hills outside of Madrid, Comando G prospects for old vines of garnacha at high altitudes, and makes wonderfully fresh, distinctive wines.
An international team of investigators has traced the antiaircraft system that hit Flight 17 over Ukraine to a specific unit.
A new theory proposes that a man interviewed as a witness in the fatal shooting of Prime Minister Olof Palme was actually the one who pulled the trigger.
The announcement is the latest sign of the lender’s curtailed ambition, and comes about a month after it said it would shrink its operations in the United States and Asia.
Who has gained and who has lost is a divisive issue for residents, and Europe, as it comes to terms with what its lost decade has wrought.
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BMW and Mercedes-Benz rebuffed Apple’s overtures for a self-driving car partnership, according to people familiar with the talks.
The Swedish Parliament passed a law requiring explicit consent — verbal or physical — from participants before they engage in a sexual act.
The victim of a nerve agent attack gave her first videotaped statement, in an attempt to quell swirling speculation, especially from Russia.
A populist Italian government could blow up the eurozone through big spending and increased debt, while challenging Brussels on Russia and migration.
The step seems certain to make Italy the most important European Union member to fall to populist forces in a big victory for the bloc’s antagonists.
Officers in Germany recently caught 21 families trying to travel a few days before official vacations, when tickets often cost less. The fine is up to $1,200.
For the first time, the British university released data about its admissions, and the figures showed a continuing gap in prospects along racial and economic lines.
A novice fossil hunter immerses himself in the local pastime in the town of Lyme Regis in southwest England, an area that sits on a 95-mile stretch of shoreline known as the Jurassic Coast, a Unesco World Heritage site.