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    EXPLAINER: Europe lacks natural gas. Is it Russia’s fault?

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Europe is short of natural gas — dangerously short. A cold winter could mean a severe crunch, and utility bills are headed higher, burdening ordinary people…

    Austria Weighs a Lockdown for Unvaccinated People

    Europe|Austria is likely to order a lockdown for unvaccinated people, its chancellor warns. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/11/11/world/europe/austria-chancellor-lockdown-unvaccinated.html New Covid-19 cases have been surging in Austria recently. Cars lined up last week at a…

    Black Irish, Mariah Carey’s New Liquor, Can’t Be Sold in Ireland

    Europe|Black Irish, Mariah Carey’s New Liquor, Can’t Be Sold in Ireland https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/17/world/europe/mariah-carey-irish-liquor-trademark.html A trademark dispute with an Irish company has prevented the singer’s new line of Irish cream liqueur from…

    In Orban’s Hungary, Pope Urges Bishops to Embrace Diversity

    On a quick trip to the country, Francis met with Prime Minister Viktor Orban, Hungary’s hard-right leader, before celebrating a public Mass. Pope Francis celebrated Mass on Sunday in Budapest…

    Europe gives dire warning as Kabul evacuation deadline looms

    LONDON (AP) — European nations offered stark warnings Thursday about the waning days of a massive airlift to bring people out of Taliban-controlled Afghanistan, with a British official saying an…

    Wildfire Forces Hundreds to Escape Greek Island by Sea

    The flames tore through the coastline of Evia, a Greek island, causing residents and tourists to evacuate by ferry, as southern Europe grapples with one of its worst heat waves…

    Breaking News – Europe floods: Rescuers race to find survivors as hundreds remain missing

    media captionDrone footage shows flood damage in Germany and Belgium Rescue crews have been racing to find survivors of floods that have wreaked havoc across western Europe, killing more than…

    Breaking News – Europe floods: At least 120 dead and hundreds unaccounted for

    media captionDrone footage shows mudslides in the town of Erfstadt-Blessem in western Germany At least 120 people have died and hundreds more in western Europe are unaccounted for after some…

    France Plots a Path Out of Lockdown

    Central Paris earlier this month. President Emmanuel Macron of France began mapping the nation’s exit from a web of lockdown restrictions.Credit…Dmitry Kostyukov for The New York Times April 29, 2021,…

    Supply Isn’t the Only Thing Stymying Europe’s Vaccine Rollout

    Bureaucratic inertia, a diffusion of responsibility and logistical problems have seriously undercut vaccination efforts. In Italy, it’s the older population that bears the brunt. Waiting for the Pfizer shot in…