Spain holds on for 2-1 win over Romania in Euro qualifier
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Spain ended a six-game winless streak in Romania with a 2-1 victory in a qualifying match for the 2020 European Championship on Thursday.
Italy, Spain keep perfect records in European qualifiers
Perfection is never easy, as Spain and Italy found out Thursday in European Championship qualifying.
Both kept perfect records, moving to five wins from five, but Italy needed two late goals...
US entry ban for Romanian politician imprisoned for graft
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The U.S. State Department says it is banning an imprisoned Romanian politician from entering the country because of his involvement in "significant corruption."
Shattering Taliban attack in Kabul even as US deal nears
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban on Tuesday defended their suicide bombing against an international compound in the Afghan capital that killed at least 16 people and wounded 119, almost all...
Romanian officials detain 5 in child abuse investigation
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian officials say they have ordered the detention of five people associated with a German-run program for troubled youth as they investigate allegations of...
El Paso shooting suspect says AK-style gun came from Romania
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The suspected gunman in the deadly mass shooting at an El Paso Walmart earlier this month told police that the AK-style rifle he used in the attack came from Romania,...
El Paso defendant’s claims raise questions over gun imports
The gunman accused of killing 22 people in El Paso, Texas, told police that the AK-style rifle used in the attack came from Romania and that he ordered his ammunition online from Russia.
Germany in touch with Romania on child-abuse investigation
BERLIN (AP) — Officials in Berlin said Wednesday they are in touch with Romanian authorities over an investigation into a German-run program there in which children were allegedly abused, but had...
Romania: Program for troubled youth at center of abuse probe
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A Romanian law enforcement agency says it is investigating eight people on suspicion of trafficking and abusing German children who were allegedly beaten, deprived of...
Romanian govt coalition collapses as junior partner quits
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's government coalition has collapsed after the junior party quit its partnership with Prime Minister Viorica Dancila's Social Democrats.
US to face Latvia in Fed Cup, Romania to play Russia
LONDON (AP) — The United States will face Latvia for a place in next year's Fed Cup finals, the first time the "World Cup of Tennis" tournament system will be used.
Trump looks to discuss defense, energy with Romanian leader
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump met with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis at the White House on Tuesday as the two leaders explore ways to cooperate on defense and energy...
Psychiatric patient kills 5 others in Romania
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Authorities in Romania say a patient at a psychiatric hospital has beaten to death five other patients with a drip stand and wounded several more.
Metallica donates to Romanian pediatric cancer hospital
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Metallica says it has donated 250,000 euros ($277,600) to support the construction of Romania's first pediatric oncology hospital.
Romania: Thousands take part in anti-government protests
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Thousands of people took part in anti-government protests in Romania, with the largest rally taking place outside government headquarters in Bucharest.
President of Romania to visit White House this month
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will welcome the president of Romania to the White House later this month.
The White House says that at their meeting set for Aug. 20, Trump and...
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's prime minister says she has fired the education minister, who made comments considered insensitive about a recent criminal case.
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BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's interior minister says he is resigning in the wake of the murders of two teenagers, crimes which have outraged the country partly due to alleged police...
Lawyer: Romania suspect admits killing 2 teenagers
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The lawyer for a man detained by police in Romania said Sunday that his client has admitted killing two female teenagers.
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's prime minister said Saturday she is considering a referendum on harsher penalties for crimes like murder, rape and pedophilia in the wake of the rape and...
Romania police chief fired over slaying of teen girl
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The chief of Romania's national police was fired Friday night over the handling of the kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl, who was raped and killed in the southern city of...
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania has blocked a Russian military shipment of battle tanks and armored vehicles to Serbia because of international sanctions that are in place against Russia over...
3 Romanian men sentenced for hacking US servers
ATLANTA (AP) — Three men who hacked U.S. computers from Romania have been sentenced to prison for a fraud scheme totaling more than $21 million, federal prosecutors in Georgia said...
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Draw Monday for Champions League's third qualifying round:
UEFA punishes Bulgaria, Romania for fan racism
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Bulgaria will have to close part of its national stadium for European Championship qualifiers against England and the Czech Republic because of fan racism.
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has cleared telecom operator Vodafone's acquisition of Liberty Global's operations in Germany, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Romania but has imposed some...
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CLUJ-NAPOCA, Romania (AP) — A Romanian man is to be extradited from his home country to Britain, where he is a suspect in a 2013 murder case.
Cristian Sabou, who was detained by Romanian and...
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's government is ignoring the will of its own citizens by not adopting anti-corruption recommendations made by a European anti-graft body, the country's president...
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A European anti-graft body says Romania has made "very little progress" in efforts to prevent high-level corruption.
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal grand jury in New York is investigating top Republican fundraiser Elliott Broidy, examining whether he used his position as vice chair of President Donald Trump's...
PRAGUE (AP) — Romania midfielder Nicolae Stanciu has completed a transfer from Saudi Arabian team Al-Ahli to Czech champion Slavia Prague.
Germany to meet Spain again in Euro U21 final
BOLOGNA, Italy (AP) — Defending champion Germany will again meet Spain in the Under-21 European Championship final after both won their semifinals on Thursday.
Draw list for Champions League qualifying
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Draw Wednesday for Champions League qualifying:
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's government has survived a no-confidence vote by lawmakers, as opposition parties did not gather enough support in parliament for their motion to oust Prime...
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Taxi drivers in Romania have held a protest against planned legislation that could allow ride-hailing firms like Uber, Bolt and Clever to start operating legally in the...
CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — The ongoing political crisis and power struggle in Moldova sparked urgent calls for help Wednesday from the European Union to end the tensions.
BLAJ, Romania (AP) — Pope Francis apologized Sunday to the Roma ethnic minority for their history of discrimination in Europe and paid homage to Romanian Catholics persecuted during communist rule...
MIERCUREA CIUC, Romania (AP) — Pope Francis braved a rain-soaked, twisting drive through the mountains of Transylvania on Saturday to visit Romania's most famous shrine, urging Romanian and ethnic...
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Pope Francis opened a three-day pilgrimage to Romania on Friday by delivering a new appeal for unity, 20 years after St. John Paul II made the first-ever papal visit to a...
Bosnian war-crimes suspect detained in Romania
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian police say they have detained a man suspected of war crimes committed in 1992, during the wars in the former Yugoslavia.
BRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on European elections (all times local):
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she'd like to see a quick agreement on who should run the European...
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's most powerful politician was sentenced Monday to 3½ years in prison for official misconduct in a graft case.
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanians have voted overwhelmingly in support of anti-corruption initiatives in a referendum called by the country's president.
LUNCAVITA, Romania (AP) — In 2014, the Romanian village of Luncavita had one of the lowest voter turnouts in the country for the European Parliament election — all of 19.3%.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Romanian man accused of taking part in a scheme to extort millions from a rich couple by injecting them with what they were told was a lethal virus has been sentenced to...
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The Romanian government has issued an emergency decree ramping up steep fines for drivers of ride-hailing services like Uber and Taxify.