Romania shuts hospital after babies diagnosed with superbug

Romanian health authorities temporarily close a maternity hospital in the capital after 13 babies born there were diagnosed with a drug-resistant bug
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Scuffles in Romania at blessing of Orthodox cathedral

Tens of thousands of Romanians have braved hours of cold weather for the blessing of a grandiose Orthodox cathedral consecrated to mark 100 years since modern-d
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The Latest: 47 Syrian migrants arrive in Cyprus

Cyprus police say 47 Syrian migrants have arrived by boat to the east Mediterranean island nation after setting sail from Turkey
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6 Romanian ministers fired as party leader seeks more power

Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party has fired six ministers as the beleaguered party chairman aimed to tighten his grip on the government
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Subway workers to stage strike in Romanian capital

Subway workers in the Romanian capital will go on strike this week after they failed to win agreement on wage demands
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Painting found in Romania studied as possibly stolen Picasso

Romanian prosecutors are investigating whether a painting by Pablo Picasso that was snatched from a museum in the Netherlands six years ago has turned up in Rom
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Romania probes terror motive for rampage that injured 10

Romanian prosecutors are considering terror charges for a 20-year-old man who injured 10 people with a knife and car
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Premier: Romania ready for EU presidency amid EU criticism

Romania's prime minister dismisses suggestions that the country is not prepared to take over the rotating presidency of the European Union next year
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Romanian leader says country not ready for EU presidency

Romania's president says that his country is not equipped to take over the presidency of the European Union on Jan.1
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Champs League: Barca through, Griezmann scores, Monaco out

With voting for the 2018 Ballon d'Or closing this week, Antoine Griezmann boosted his chances of lifting the most prestigious individual trophy in soccer with a
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Romanian ex-prison chief who tortured inmates dies in jail

Romanian authorities say Alexandru Visinescu, the first communist-era prison guard to be convicted of crimes against humanity in Romania, has died in prison at
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Romanian ex-prison chief serving 20 years dies in jail

Romanian authorities say Alexandru Visinescu, the first communist-era prison guard to be convicted of crimes against humanity in Romania, has died in prison
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Romania buys 3 extra Patriot missiles for long-term defense

Romania's defense ministry confirms it has paid for three air-and-missile defense systems from the United States for its long-term defense strategy
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Big quake in Romania could topple many schools, buildings

Romanian authorities say 170 schools and more than 300 apartment buildings in the capital Bucharest would not withstand a major earthquake
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Romania: Nightclub safety still a problem despite 2015 blaze

Romanian authorities say hundreds of nightclubs are operating without fire safety permits, in a report issued 3 years after a deadly fire that killed 64 people
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Romanian church urges unity for Orthodox churches

The Romanian Orthodox Church calls for unity among Orthodox churches after the Holy Synod met to discuss a rupture between the Russian Orthodox Church and Ortho
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Romania: Prosecutors won't be fired due to new work rule

Romania's top judicial body says a new government ordinance requiring prosecutors in key agencies to have more years of experience won't apply to prosecutors wh
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Romania's govt decree against prosecutors ignites fresh ire

Romania's government has published an emergency ordinance that requires prosecutors in key agencies to have more years of experience, igniting fresh criticism t
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Romanian govt move against prosecutors draws criticism

Romania's government passes an ordinance requiring prosecutors in key agencies to have a greater number of years of professional activity
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Romania to oblige prosecutors to have more years' experience

Romania's government passes an ordinance requiring prosecutors in key agencies to have a greater number of years of professional activity
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US ambassador: Romanian judicial system under threat

The U.S. ambassador to Romania has issued a stark warning claiming its justice system is being "dismantled" by lawmakers with "vested interests"
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Romania: Broadcast of same-sex marriage debate interrupted

Romania's national broadcaster apologizes after a studio camera operator interrupted a live TV debate on a referendum seeking to ban same-sex marriage
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Romania live TV debate on same-sex marriage interrupted

Romania's national broadcaster apologizes after a studio camera operator interrupted a live TV debate on a referendum seeking to ban same-sex marriage
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Romania court: Same-sex couples should have legal protection

Romania's top court has ruled that gay couples should have the same family rights as heterosexuals, a judgment that comes ahead of an October referendum seeking
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