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Italy seeks to calm fears in Europe as cases, deaths rise

ROME (AP) - Italy sought international support for its virus containment efforts Wednesday even as its caseload reached 374, people linked to Italy got...

Italy seeks to calm fears in Europe as cases, deaths rise

ROME (AP) - Italy sought Wednesday to rally international support for its efforts to contain the country's virus outbreak even as its death toll...

5 European nations report virus cases with Italy link

BERLIN (AP) - Five European countries announced cases of COVID-19 disease Tuesday in people who had recently traveled from the Lombardy region in Italy,...

Italy tries to contain virus as neighbors fear its spread

CODOGNO, Italy (AP) - Police manned checkpoints around quarantined towns in Italy's north on Monday and residents stocked up on food as the country...

Italy rushes to contain Europe’s first major virus outbreak

CODOGNO, Italy (AP) - Italy scrambled Sunday to check the spread of Europe's first major outbreak of the new viral disease amid rapidly rising...

Defense lawyers say they will seek French asylum for Assange

PARIS (AP) - Julian Assange's European defense team said Thursday it will try to seek asylum in France for the Wikileaks founder, whose full...

Ship captain arrested in probe of arms trafficking to Libya

ROME (AP) - Authorities in northern Italy arrested the captain of a Lebanese-flagged cargo ship on suspicion of international arms trafficking Wednesday while they...

French pension reform to be debated in parliament

PARIS (AP) - French President Emmanuel Macron's divisive plan to overhaul the pensions system will be debated in the lower house of parliament on...

New French health minister takes up post with raised profile

Incoming French health minister, Olivier Veran, a lawmaker and doctor, was handed the keys to his new ministry on Monday while it is in...

France announces 1st death in Europe of virus patient

PARIS (AP) - France's health minister has announced the first coronavirus death in Europe.Minister Agnes Buzyn says Saturday that "I was informed last night...