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44 mostly Romanian fruit pickers injured in German bus crash
BERLIN (AP) -- Police in Germany say 44 people, most of them female seasonal workers from Romania, have been injured in a bus crash....

UK says it will leave 'direct jurisdiction' of EU court
LONDON (AP) -- British officials say the U.K. will leave the "direct jurisdiction" of the European Court of Justice after Brexit - but the court's rulings could still carry weight in Britain....

Romania: Proposed changes to justice system cause alarm
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) -- Romania's justice minister presented a package of proposed changes to the judicial system on Wednesday that would limit the role of the president in naming key officials. Critics say it could weaken anti-corruption efforts....

Top Macedonian and Serbian officials agree to ease tension
SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) -- Macedonia and neighboring Serbia have committed to overcome "possible misunderstandings" following a brief spot of diplomatic tension that saw Serbia remove its entire embassy staff from Skopje....

Israeli PM in Russia to air concerns about Iran's expansion
MOSCOW (AP) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Russia Wednesday to voice concern about Iran's efforts to expand its foothold in Syria....

Finnish police arrest 2 more suspects in knife rampage
HELSINKI (AP) -- Finnish police say they have arrested two more suspects in connection with last week's stabbings that killed two people and wounded eight in a knife rampage in the southwestern city of Turku....

Former Dutch government minister to lead tainted egg probe
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- The Dutch government has appointed a former justice minister to lead an investigation into the illegal use of a pesticide to treat laying hens for lice infestations, which sparked a food scare in Europe and beyond and led to the destruction of millions of eggs....