Centrist Armin Laschet is now in a good position to succeed Angela Merkel as Germany’s chancellor.
Health officials warn the highly contagious UK Covid variant could become the dominant strain by March.
State officials are activating National Guard troops and closing off Capitol grounds in response to F.B.I. warnings that armed protesters are preparing to act.
US police held back a mob for hours in a “barbaric” battle at the Capitol. Here are their stories.
Many EU countries are receiving significantly fewer doses due to a change in manufacturing processes.
At least 28 states have begun vaccinating older people. Amid a shifting rollout, here is a look at what every state is doing.
Mark Rutte’s cabinet is to resign after families were wrongly accused and many faced financial problems.
German officials say some people have used Buchenwald mass graves as a toboggan run.
French motorcyclist Pierre Cherpin dies five days after crashing during stage seven of the Dakar Rally.
A Scottish shellfish firm owner says he is on the brink of bankruptcy as EU customers desert his business.