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Black Friday backlash grows in Europe

A storefront in Paris displays a Black Friday promotion on November 23, 2019 | Stringer/AFP via Getty Images US-inspired tradition branded as a day to grab a bargain — and destroy the planet. By Eline…

Man shot by UK police in terror incident

Police officers on the scene of the incident at London Bridge | Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images Prime minister heads to Downing Street for updates. By Cristina Gallardo 11/29/19, 5:12 PM CET Updated 11/29/19, 5:57 PM…

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Meet the commissioners

Here's POLITICO's guide to Ursula von der Leyen's European Commission. Ursula von der Leyen (Germany), president First female Commission president. Born in Brussels. Attended the European School in the suburb of Uccle, graduating two years…

Von der Leyen’s in — now the hard…

European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen | Maja Hitij/Getty Images STRASBOURG — Ursula von der Leyen will take office Sunday as the first woman president of the European Commission — and on Monday, her…