Brexit, migrants and taxing Google _ big stakes at EU summit
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Brexit is Europe's big worry but isn't the only global problem that the leaders of 28 EU nations are trying to resolve at their latest summit....

UNICEF: Rohingya children refugees face 'hell on earth'
GENEVA (AP) -- UNICEF says the children who make up most of the nearly 600,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled violence in Myanmar are seeing a "hell on earth" in overcrowded, muddy and squalid refugee camps in neighboring Bangladesh....

Merkel: EU to cut aid to Turkey over democratic backsliding
BRUSSELS (AP) -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel said early Friday that European Union leaders have agreed to reduce financial assistance for helping Turkey get ready for possible EU membership due to that country's violations of the rule of law and human rights....

Defying Trump, EU leaders commit to Iran nuclear accord
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The leaders of the 28 members of the European Union are showing their support for the Iran nuclear agreement, despite U.S. President Donald Trump's opposition to it....

EU pledges more help to Italy to reduce migrant arrivals
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union has agreed to increase funding to help Italy keep migrants from arriving in Europe by crossing the Mediterranean Sea, European Council President Donald Tusk announced Thursday....

Ex-French intelligence chief testifies at terror trial
PARIS (AP) -- A former French intelligence chief said Thursday he believes that attacker Mohammed Merah acted alone during his 2012 shooting rampage that saw seven people killed but that he received outside help during his preparations....

Sons of slain journalist call for Malta leader's resignation
MILAN (AP) -- Maltese authorities faced mounting pressure Thursday to ensure an independent investigation into the slaying of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, who was known for her fearless reporting on corruption in the small Mediterranean island nation....