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    Danube escape: Budapest's Margaret Island

    Danube escape: Budapest's Margaret Island


    Floating regally in the middle of the Danube separating Buda from Pest, Margaret Island, or Margitsziget, is one of the jewels in Budapest's...

    Floating regally in the middle of the Danube separating Buda from Pest, Margaret Island, or Margitsziget, is one of the jewels in Budapest's crown.
    Europe's most magical winter city

    Europe's most magical winter city


    Budapest is fast becoming one of Europe's leading travel destinations, especially in winter when Hungary's capital city truly comes to...

    Budapest is fast becoming one of Europe's leading travel destinations, especially in winter when Hungary's capital city truly comes to life.
    7 buildings shaping Budapest's future

    7 buildings shaping Budapest's future


    The architecture of Budapest is rich testament to the city's history. Many buildings were constructed in the 19th century, when the city saw major development as part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Others exhibit the bright colors and ornate decoration...

    The architecture of Budapest is rich testament to the city's history. Many buildings were constructed in the 19th century, when the city saw major development as part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Others exhibit the bright colors and ornate decoration of the art nouveau that dominated the early 1900s, or the austere, state-dictated socialist realism that followed.
    80 years on, Germany to pay compensation to Kindertransport survivors

    80 years on, Germany to pay compensation to Kindertransport survivors


    The German government will make a one-off compensation payment to survivors of the Kindertransport program, which rescued Jewish children from Nazi Germany and brought them to...

    The German government will make a one-off compensation payment to survivors of the Kindertransport program, which rescued Jewish children from Nazi Germany and brought them to Britain.


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    Death toll rises in Strasbourg market attack

    Death toll rises in Strasbourg market attack


    A fifth person has died from his wounds as a result of Tuesday's Strasbourg Christmas market attack, the Paris prosecutor's office told CNN on...

    A fifth person has died from his wounds as a result of Tuesday's Strasbourg Christmas market attack, the Paris prosecutor's office told CNN on Sunday.
    'Slave law' protests turn violent in Budapest

    'Slave law' protests turn violent in Budapest


    Another night of demonstrations turned violent in Budapest on Sunday when thousands took to the streets to protest at what they call a "slave law" -- new legislation allowing employers to ask workers to take on up to 400 hours of overtime a...

    Another night of demonstrations turned violent in Budapest on Sunday when thousands took to the streets to protest at what they call a "slave law" -- new legislation allowing employers to ask workers to take on up to 400 hours of overtime a year.
    Protesters turn out for fifth weekend in France

    Protesters turn out for fifth weekend in France


    Crowds of "gilets jaunes" or "yellow vest" protesters gathered Saturday in Paris for a fifth consecutive weekend of demonstrations despite concessions this week by French President Emmanuel...

    Crowds of "gilets jaunes" or "yellow vest" protesters gathered Saturday in Paris for a fifth consecutive weekend of demonstrations despite concessions this week by French President Emmanuel Macron.
    Jewish cemetery outside Strasbourg vandalized

    Jewish cemetery outside Strasbourg vandalized


    Tombstones and a Holocaust memorial in a Jewish cemetery outside Strasbourg, France, were vandalized with Nazi swastikas and other anti-Semitic graffiti this...

    Tombstones and a Holocaust memorial in a Jewish cemetery outside Strasbourg, France, were vandalized with Nazi swastikas and other anti-Semitic graffiti this week.
    Fourth victim dies in Strasbourg market shooting

    Fourth victim dies in Strasbourg market shooting


    A fourth person has died as a result of a shooting attack this week at the famed Christmas market in Strasbourg, France, French authorities told CNN on...

    A fourth person has died as a result of a shooting attack this week at the famed Christmas market in Strasbourg, France, French authorities told CNN on Friday.
    Kosovo lawmakers approve army, as tensions with Serbia rise

    Kosovo lawmakers approve army, as tensions with Serbia rise


    Lawmakers in Kosovo have voted overwhelmingly to upgrade the country's armed security force and create an army, an act set to inflame tensions with...

    Lawmakers in Kosovo have voted overwhelmingly to upgrade the country's armed security force and create an army, an act set to inflame tensions with Serbia.
    Budapest rocked by second night of protests over 'slave law'

    Budapest rocked by second night of protests over 'slave law'


    Thousands of demonstrators hit the streets of Budapest for a second night over the passing of a series of bills that critics argue will cement Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's grip on...

    Thousands of demonstrators hit the streets of Budapest for a second night over the passing of a series of bills that critics argue will cement Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's grip on power.
    Strasbourg shooting suspect killed by police, Paris authorities say

    Strasbourg shooting suspect killed by police, Paris authorities say


    The man suspected of killing at least three people and wounding 13 others at Strasbourg's famed Christmas market has been killed by French police, following a shoot-out not far from the scene of Tuesday's...

    The man suspected of killing at least three people and wounding 13 others at Strasbourg's famed Christmas market has been killed by French police, following a shoot-out not far from the scene of Tuesday's attack.
    French police continue hunt for Strasbourg gunman

    French police continue hunt for Strasbourg gunman


    On Thursday French police evacuated buildings and cordoned off the area where a lone gunman fled after he killed at least three people and wounded 13 others on Tuesday at a Christmas market in the eastern city of...

    On Thursday French police evacuated buildings and cordoned off the area where a lone gunman fled after he killed at least three people and wounded 13 others on Tuesday at a Christmas market in the eastern city of Strasbourg.
    Hungary's 'slave law' passes, sparking protests in parliament

    Hungary's 'slave law' passes, sparking protests in parliament


    Hungary's parliament was thrown into scenes of turmoil following the vote on the new legislation, with opposition lawmakers sounding air horns and angrily confronting Prime Minister Viktor...

    Hungary's parliament was thrown into scenes of turmoil following the vote on the new legislation, with opposition lawmakers sounding air horns and angrily confronting Prime Minister Viktor Orban.
    Irish city spends almost $7,000 polishing door handles for UK royal visit

    Irish city spends almost $7,000 polishing door handles for UK royal visit


    Making a venue fit for a prince is a daunting task, but an Irish city may have gone overboard in its preparations for a visit from the UK's Prince...

    Making a venue fit for a prince is a daunting task, but an Irish city may have gone overboard in its preparations for a visit from the UK's Prince Charles.
    High-speed train crashes in Turkey, killing 9

    High-speed train crashes in Turkey, killing 9


    A high-speed train crashed Thursday in the Turkish capital of Ankara, killing at least nine people and injuring dozens more, according to the city's...

    A high-speed train crashed Thursday in the Turkish capital of Ankara, killing at least nine people and injuring dozens more, according to the city's governor.
    Theresa May Fast Facts

    Theresa May Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts to learn more about Theresa May, prime minister of the United...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts to learn more about Theresa May, prime minister of the United Kingdom.
    Russian government claims accused spy was 'tortured' in US custody

    Russian government claims accused spy was 'tortured' in US custody


    The Russian government alleged in an exclusive interview that Maria Butina, who had cultivated connections with the National Rifle Association before the 2016 US election, was "tortured" while in US...

    The Russian government alleged in an exclusive interview that Maria Butina, who had cultivated connections with the National Rifle Association before the 2016 US election, was "tortured" while in US custody.
    British Prime Minister wins confidence vote

    British Prime Minister wins confidence vote


    UK Prime Minister Theresa May has survived a vote of no confidence triggered by members of her own party over her handling of Brexit. Follow here for the...

    UK Prime Minister Theresa May has survived a vote of no confidence triggered by members of her own party over her handling of Brexit. Follow here for the latest.
    Vladimir Putin's Stasi ID card found in German archives

    Vladimir Putin's Stasi ID card found in German archives


    The discovery of an East German secret police ID card wouldn't normally attract much attention, but things get a lot more interesting when it's Vladimir...

    The discovery of an East German secret police ID card wouldn't normally attract much attention, but things get a lot more interesting when it's Vladimir Putin's.
    Strasbourg Christmas market shooting: Gunman at large after three killed

    Strasbourg Christmas market shooting: Gunman at large after three killed


    At least three people were killed and 13 others injured Tuesday after gunfire erupted near a Christmas market in the center of the French city of Strasbourg, French authorities...

    At least three people were killed and 13 others injured Tuesday after gunfire erupted near a Christmas market in the center of the French city of Strasbourg, French authorities said.