• German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, welcomes visitors during German government's  open day for public at the chancellery in Berlin, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

    Germany, France, Britain press for EU action on migrants

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany, France and Britain pressed Sunday for better processing of migrants arriving in southern Europe and for a European Union-wide list of countries considered safe, and a special meeting of EU interior and justice ministers was called for Sept. 14.

    Updated: 10:30 pm

  • In this Aug .22 2015 file photo, French soldiers patrol at Gare du Nord train station in Paris, France. The attack Aug. 21 on the Thalys train from Amsterdam to Paris happened at the height of the summer travel season. France hosts emergency talks in Paris on Saturday, with representatives from other high-speed international rail nations, Belgium, Britain, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Spain and Switzerland.  (AP Photo/Binta, File)

    France: European countries to increase checks on trains

    PARIS (AP) — European countries will increase identity checks and baggage controls on trains after American passengers thwarted an attack on a high-speed train from Amsterdam to Paris, France’s interior minister said Saturday.

  • FOR STORY BY SYLVIA HUI - BRITAIN LUXURY GOODS CHINA - Shoppers carry designer label branded bags at Bicester Village designer outlet centre, in Bicester, England, in this photo dated Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Chinese customers have become a powerful market force in the global trade in expensive clothes, jewelry, watches, perfumes and handbags, but nobody knows how the recent turmoil in Chinese financial markets will impact on the sales of designer brands. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

    As markets drop, question is: will the Chinese still shop?

    BICESTER, England (AP) — The designer outlet mall of Bicester Village is set in the English countryside near Oxford, but it might as well be in China.

  • Midfielder Veloso back for Portugal against France, Albania

    LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Miguel Veloso earned his first call-up in a year as Portugal coach Fernando Santos announced his 24-man squad for an exhibition game against France and a European Championship qualifying match in Albania.

  • UEFA Champions League Group Stage Draw

    MONACO (AP) — Draw made Thursday for the UEFA Champions League group stage:

  • A Roma, also known as Gypsy, carrying his child, argues with French police officer as police dismantle sprawling Roma camp in La Courneuve, on Paris outskirts, France, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Police are clearing out one of France’s biggest and oldest Roma camps, a sprawling network of makeshift shelters that has housed about 200-300 people for at least three years, mostly from eastern Europe. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

    French police dismantle Roma camp on Paris outskirts

    LA COURNEUVE, France (AP) — Police, working swiftly in the pouring rain, cleared out one of France’s biggest and oldest Roma camps on Thursday, dismantling a sprawling network of makeshift shelters that housed hundreds of people.

  • CORRECTS SADLER’S SCHOOL TO SACRAMENTO STATE UNIVERSITY, INSTEAD OF SACRAMENTO UNIVERSITY - From the left, British businessman Chris Norman, Anthony Sadler, a senior at Sacramento State University in California, French President Francois Hollande, U.S. Airman Spencer Stone, and Alek Skarlatos a U.S. National Guardsman from Roseburg, Ore., pose at the Elysee Palace, Monday, Aug. 24, 2015 in Paris, France. Hollande pinned the Legion of Honor medal on Stone, Skarlatos and Sadler, three long-time friends who subdued a gunman on Friday, Aug. 21, as he moved through a speeding train with an assault rifle strapped to his bare chest. Norman also jumped into the fray. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, Pool)

    Moogalian recounts train attack in French magazine interview

    PARIS (AP) — The first inkling Mark Moogalian had that something was amiss on a high-speed train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris was when he saw a man dragging his suitcase into the bathroom.

  • France international Digne joins Roma on loan from PSG

    ROME (AP) — France international Lucas Digne has joined Roma on loan from Paris Saint-Germain, providing the Serie A challenger with a new option at left back after Ashley Cole struggled last season.

  • Wednesday, August 26, 2015

    The Latest on TV shooting: Father of slain TV reporter says family numb after shooting deaths

  • Member of belgian and french police stay next to a Thalys train at the Brussels Midi - Zuid train station, on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015.  Security has become more visible after an attack on Friday of a Thalys train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris. (AP Photo/Francois Walschaerts)

    Gunman in high-speed train attack charged with terrorism

    PARIS (AP) — The Moroccan suspect in a foiled attack on a high-speed train in France is facing terrorism charges over what authorities say was a plan to unleash carnage among hundreds of passengers — but his family defended him Wednesday, saying he was in a desperate situation.