In territorial disputes, armies are usually close behind an army of lawyers. Belgium and the Netherlands are charting a friendlier approach.
The city of Gävle's giant wood-and-straw yuletide ungulate has been torched 38 times in the past 50 years.
British Prime Minister Theresa May wants to preserve control over the terms of the Brexit from a Parliament divided between hardliners and those who never wanted to leave the EU.
President Obama chose the birthplace of democracy as his last international visit. So why are Greek protestors filling the streets?
On the campaign trail, President-elect Trump repeatedly challenged the status quo regarding key US allies, including NATO, Japan, and South Korea. But his actual intentions are unclear.
Julian Assange faced questioning by Ecuadorean and Swedish prosecutors regarding a sexual assault allegedly committed by the WikiLeaks founder six years ago.