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September 19, 2018 5:41 PM Salzburg summit: Austria BACKS Britain

AUSTRIAN leader Sebastian Kurz has insisted the European Union “stands ready” to compromise on the UK’s demands to avoid a hard Brexit - but only if Theresa May is willing to do the same. Mr Kurz said a hard Brexit would be “especially damaging for us in Europe” and insisted Brussels and EU leaders are doing “everything possible” to avoid the UK leaving 5

September 16, 2018 5:30 PM Hungary turns AGAINST Orban: 1,000 pro-EU activists march in Budapest amid FURY at PM

AROUND 1,000 Hungarians protested against right-wing prime minister Viktor Orban at a pro-EU rally in Budapest today. The mass rally, organised by leftist opposition parties, urged Hungary's populist government to respect democratic rights. Mr Orban has been widely accused of undermining the rule of law and cracking down on press freedom since taking 7

August 15, 2018 3:18 PM WWII PLANE FOUND: Amazing new pictures reveal long-lost American warplane

Pictures show the wreckage debris of the US WWII warplane C-53 Skytrooper Dakota after it crashed in 1946, on the Gauli Glacier in the Bernese Alps, Switzerland. The Dakota crashed on the Gauli Glacier on November 19, 1946, around a year after the war ended, and was a turning point in alpine rescue and an international media event. The aircraft, coming 15

July 10, 2018 11:15 PM Euromillions £58m jackpot won by UK ticket

A UK ticket has won the jackpot in Tuesday's Euromillions draw worth £57.9m, Camelot has said. A single ticket was the only one to match all seven numbers - which were 03, 08, 26, 33 and 45 with Lucky Stars 07 and 10. Andy Carter, from the National Lottery, said: "Players are urged to check their tickets and, rest assured, we have plenty of champagne 9

June 26, 2018 7:54 AM Passengers injured as train derails in Austria

A passenger train has derailed in Austria, leaving two carriages lying on their side and two people seriously injured, police said. Another 26 people sustained light injuries in the derailment near St Poelten, west of Vienna, according to the Red Cross. Franz Resperger, a spokesman for the fire service in the Lower Austria province, told the Austria 9

June 19, 2018 9:37 PM Gerry Weber Open Results

Philipp Kohlschreiber (6), Germany, def. Marton Fucsovics, Hungary, 4-6, 6-3, 2-1 retired. Stefanos Tsitsipas, Greece, def. Lucas Pouille (5), France, 6-2, 7-6 (3). Benoit Paire, France, def. Steve Johnson, United States, 7-5, 7-6 (5). Roger Federer (1), Switzerland, def. Aljaz Bedene, Slovenia, 6-3, 6-4. Rudolf Molleker, Germany, leads Nikoloz Basilashvili 5

June 18, 2018 11:47 PM New Zealand women footballers rebel against national coach

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - Only weeks after New Zealand Football made headlines by signing a revolutionary equal pay deal with its female players, the organization is facing a mutiny by members of its women's team against the national coach. New Zealand Football confirmed on Tuesday it had received a letter signed by a number of New Zealand players 5

May 13, 2018 12:55 AM Netta Barzilai wins 2018 Eurovision Song Contest for Israel

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Netta Barzilai is sassy, she's fun and she can sing - and now the Israeli has won the Eurovision Song Contest with a catchy techno dance tune about women's empowerment. The 25-year-old pre-competition favorite beat out competition from 42 other countries' performers Saturday to claim the music extravaganza's annual crown at the Grand 14

April 21, 2018 12:27 PM Smyths Toys to take over Toys R Us stores in Germany

BERLIN (AP) - Ireland-based Smyths Toys has reached a deal to take over more than 90 Toys R Us stores in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. In March, Toys R Us said it would be liquidating its U.S. business. Its German branch said in a statement Saturday that Smyths Toys has signed an agreement to take over its activities in the three countries, with 93 stores 20

April 5, 2018 4:49 PM Migrant surge blamed on EU for failing to pay €3billion promised to Turkey two years ago to stem the flow

A surge in migration is being blamed on the European Union failing to pay €3billion to Turkey to help stem the flow. Turkey agreed to take back refugees and migrants who reached Greece illegally in return for €6billion in aid in 2016. The deal significantly reduced the number of people arriving on Greek islands from Turkey. The first payment of €3billion 12