European Commission: Von der Leyen's new team confirmed by European Parliament
The European Parliament voted in favor of Ursula von der Leyen's new commission on Wednesday, after a months fraught with uncertainty for the German lawmaker. The new commission will take over on December 1.
British PM admits 'very disappointing' result in EU vote
British Prime Minister Theresa May laments a "very disappointing" result from European Parliament elections in which her Conservatives were crushed by the Brexit Party of anti-EU populist Nigel Farage.
EU citizens must `turn up and vote' to limit rise of populism: Lawmaker
- Marietje Schaake, Member of European Parliament, discusses the outlook for Europe's elections on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
Romania lifts travel ban on former anti-corruption chief
Laura Codruta Kovesi, tabbed to become the EU's first chief prosecutor, can once again leave Romania. The European Parliament backs her candidacy despite strong opposition from the Romanian government.
Fabio Castaldo on conflict Zone
The populist pitch of Italy's Five Star Movement led it to electoral success and coalition government with the far-right League party. Fabio Castaldo, a European Parliament Vice President and Five Star MEP, tells Conflict Zone his party "will be the third way" in Europe.
European Parliament pays tribute to Maltese journalist
European Parliament president Antonio Tajani led a minute's silence for murdered Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia.