The spike in migrants attempting to cross the Channel tunnel into Britain isn't just rattling Paris and London. It's also brought the business of people smuggling, and crime more generally, into the local community.
John Buttifant Sewel temporarily stepped down from his post as deputy speaker of Britain's unelected House of Lords after The Sun on Sunday released a video and accused him of using cocaine and of hiring prostitutes.
Leveled by the British in World War II and ethnically cleansed by the Soviets afterward, the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad has long had a shaky relationship with its Prussian past. But now its residents are beginning to restore its history.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Saturday that illegal immigration threatens European countries' cultural identity and safety. "We would like for Europe to keep belonging to the Europeans," he said. "We want to preserve the Hungarian Hungary."
The freezing of Greek banks may have avoided their collapse, but it has also kept local businesses from paying their bills. 'Right now we are at the mercy of our creditors' politeness,' says one entrepreneur.