Greek police have arrested neo-fascist Golden Dawn members after the killing of a rock star.
Ukrainian protesters have been busy making room for even more demonstrators to join them ahead of another major pro-EU rally. Meanwhile, Vitali Klitschko has said he plans to run for president in the next election.
The official Society for the German Language in Wiesbaden has decided. The German Word of the Year - drum roll, please - is GroKo. How telling that it's not exactly a word, but an abbreviation with a hashtag.
Surrounded by riot police, although more for their protection, supporters of Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovych are also demonstrating in Kyiv. They say they also want Europe, but not just now.
There's hardly a music lover in the country who hasn't got an opinion on him. Heino is Germany's most successful folk singer and has sold more than 40 million records. He turns 75 on December 13.