Tag Archives: Europe

Sources: Luck seeking treatment in Europe

1:47 PM ET Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is in Europe seeking treatment on his surgically repaired right shoulder, sources tell ESPN’s Mike Wells and Chris Mortensen. Andrew Luck was placed on injured reserve, the Colts said Thursday. The quarterback has not played this season after having surgery on his shoulder in January. The Colts placed Luck on the injured reserve list Nov. 3, ending his season. The decision came after Luck visited with doctors to ask why he was still having soreness in his right shoulder. It also ended ...

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China accused of flooding Europe with cheap e-bikes

This motorcycle is actually a bicycle China has been accused of flooding Europe with hundreds of thousands of cheap electric bicycles. Imports of Chinese e-bikes to Europe have increased from almost zero in 2010 to an estimated 800,000 in 2017, according to the European Bicycle Manufacturers Association. The industry group has had enough: It filed a complaint with the European Commission on Monday that accuses Chinese manufacturers of dumping e-bikes into the European market at rock bottom prices. The complaint argues that subsidies offered by the Chinese government allow its ...

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Theresa May: Britain committed to defence of Europe

The UK is unconditionally committed to the defence and security of Europe, Prime Minister Theresa May will say. Mrs May is in the Estonian capital Tallinn for an informal meeting of European Union leaders. She will visit 800 British soldiers who have been based in Tapa since April as part of a Nato battlegroup with French and Estonian troops while in Estonia. Mrs May will also attend the Tallinn digital summit, where she will call for greater co-operation on cyber threats. She will be joined French President Emmanuel Macron and ...

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What next for Germany's economy, carmakers and Europe?

The German economy – in 60 seconds Angela Merkel will be German chancellor for a fourth term. But she won’t have an easy ride. The rise of the far-right, and other small parties, in Sunday’s election has made it tough for Merkel to form a government that commands a majority in parliament. The euro sagged against the dollar on Monday on the prospect of months of political wrangling before the future direction of Europe’s biggest economy becomes clear. Here’s what the vote could mean for Germany, Europe and the rest ...

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Barcelona attacks: Hunt for key suspect extended across Europe

The hunt for the driver who killed 13 people in last week’s attack in Barcelona has been extended across Europe, Catalan officials say. Police say they have now confirmed the driver’s identity, but would not reveal his name. But Catalan official Joaquim Forn told local radio: “Everything suggests the van driver is Younes Abouyaaqoub”. Authorities say they cannot rule out the possibility that he has slipped across the border to France. New CCTV footage appears to show him fleeing the scene of the attack on foot. Three images in El ...

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Pokemon Gold And Silver Getting Boxed 3DS Release In Europe And Japan

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon aren’t the only Pokemon games coming to 3DS this fall. Next month, the series’ second generation installments, Pokemon Gold and Silver, will launch as Virtual Console titles in the 3DS Eshop, and players in Europe will have a chance to pick up boxed versions of them in stores. Nintendo announced on Twitter today that packaged versions of the classic Pokemon games will release the same day they arrive in the Eshop, September 22. These will contain a download code for their respective title, and ...

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Europe heatwave sparks health warnings as temperatures soar

Media playback is unsupported on your device Parts of Europe are experiencing their most extreme heat in more than a decade as temperatures hit 44C (111F). Several countries have issued health warnings as this week’s record-breaking weather conditions continue to affect swathes of the continent. Sweltering temperatures in Italy have sparked wildfires, and dozens of towns and cities are on the health ministry’s maximum heat alert. The heatwave has left some regions facing the threat of severe drought. Media playback is unsupported on your device Health warnings are in place ...

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Europe to U.S.: Your new Russia sanctions would hurt us too

Congress reaches Russia sanctions deal Europe is fighting mad over the possibility of new U.S. sanctions targeting Russia. The headlines read as if Brussels and Washington are breaking up after years of coordinated efforts to punish Moscow over the annexation of Crimea. The rift is so severe that the European Commission, which feels its economic interests are under threat, has even hinted at retaliation if Congress moves forward without addressing its concerns. Here’s what’s going on: This is a diplomatic spat that boils down mostly to one issue: Natural gas. ...

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Europe 'in battle mood' over Trump's steel threat

How to negotiate a trade deal Europe is ready to fight back if President Trump introduces tariffs on steel imports, a top EU official said Friday. “We will react with counter measures within a few days, we do not need two months,” European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told reporters at the G20 summit in Hamburg on Friday. “I say this in the hope that all of this will not be necessary, but we are really in battle mood,” he added. The Trump administration has indicated it may slap big tariffs ...

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Monster Hunter Stories Has A Release Date In Europe

Monster Hunter Stories will be available for 3DS in Europe from September 8, Nintendo hasconfirmed. Stories is considered a spinoff from the core Monster Hunter series and casts players as riders instead of hunters. It also offers a more traditional role-playing experience, pitting players against enemy monsters in turn-based combat. Also unlike the mainline games, Stories has much more vibrant visual style. Players can also steal monster eggs and hatch them, then keep the monsters as companions to utilise in exploration and combat. Monster Hunter Stories was released in Japan ...

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