In Europe, a New Kind of Union – STRATFOR

The success of the Brexit referendum shined a spotlight on the forces threatening to tear the European Union apart, but the disintegration of the bloc has been long in the making. Already, some countries are striving to broaden cooperation beyond the confines of the European Union project. On Monday, a Belgian politician called for the […]

Schweinsteiger: Utd my last club in Europe – ESPN FC

The ESPN FC crew discuss Bastian Schweinsteiger being sent down to train with the U-23 team. ESPN FC’s Paul Mariner assesses the transfer rumours surrounding Bastian Schweinsteiger, Ivan Perisic and others. Philipp Lahm praised Bastian Schweinsteiger’s accomplishments after the midfielder announced his international retirement. Bastian Schwensteiger has retired from international football, but did his club […]

Temperatures soar in Western Europe – Aljazeera.com

Temperatures are soaring in Western Europe as the heatwave continues to strengthen. The warm air is moving across the continent from North Africa, forcing the temperatures to rise. In Paris, the temperatures climbed to 32C on Tuesday, and Wednesday and Thursday are expected to be its hottest days of the year so far. […]

Earthquake leaves at least 13 dead in central Italy – BBC News

Media captionMany buildings in the town of Amatrice were reduced to rubble A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, leaving at least 13 people dead and others trapped under rubble, Italian officials said. “Half the town is gone,” said the mayor of Amatrice, one of the worst areas affected. A family of four were […]

How to Stay Rich in Europe: Inherit Money for 700 Years – Bloomberg

How to Stay Rich in Europe: Inherit Money for 700 Years – Bloomberg

Lamberto Frescobaldi sets two wine glasses atop a wooden barrel in the spacious cellar of his company’s winery in an 1,000-year-old castle not far from Florence. Uncorking a bottle of Nipozzano, he takes a sip and nods. The red that his family supplied to Michelangelo and Pope Leo X still tastes pretty darn good. To […]

Without Britain, European Leaders Chart a Rocky New Course – New York Times

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Europe ends on a high note as banks, miners rally; Yellen speech … – CNBC

U.K. homebuilder Persimmon closed up 4.2 percent, after it said first-half profit rose 29 percent, helping push other names in the sector such as Taylor Wimpey, Bellway and Bovis Homes Group to close sharply higher. Reuters reported that the chief executive of Polish insurer PZU is flying to Milan for talks to acquire Bank Pekao […]

Turkey’s migrant deal with Europe may collapse under post-coup attempt crackdown – Washington Post

BRUSSELS — The landmark agreement that halted a torrent of migrants flowing from Turkey into Europe is nearing collapse in the wake of the failed Turkish coup and the subsequent nationwide crackdown. Turkish and European leaders are threatening to abandon the deal — the Europeans because they say they are worried about widespread human rights […]

Europe stocks end higher as banks, miners rally; Yellen speech eyed – CNBC

U.K. homebuilder Persimmon closed up 4.2 percent, after it said first-half profit rose 29 percent, helping push other names in the sector such as Taylor Wimpey, Bellway and Bovis Homes Group to close sharply higher. Reuters reported that the chief executive of Polish insurer PZU is flying to Milan for talks to acquire Bank Pekao […]