Spain's leftist parties received less support than expected in Sunday's parliamentary elections. Supporters of the Conservatives hope the current recovery continues.
After a week of intense EU-UK negotiations over the ‘Irish question,’ white smoke came with news of an agreement on Friday morning. But what does all the diplomatic jargon actually mean?
Chancellor Angela Merkel has become an icon. Abroad, she's held in high esteem due to the length of her tenure and her conduct during Europe's refugee crisis. But back home, support for Merkel is waning.
About 45,000 people marched past the European Union headquarters in support of Catalonia's independence. The protesters chanted "Wake up, Europe!" and waved Catalonia's red, yellow and blue Estelada separatist flag.
Exiled leader Carles Puigdemont called on Catalonia to refuse "submission" to Madrid. The central government has called regional elections after charging Catalan leaders with "rebellion."
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