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Parts of Austria, Switzerland and Germany were surprised by unseasonably early snowfall overnight, after a sharp drop in temperatures and heavy precipitation. The Swiss meteorological agency said...

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Police say they are investigating claims by a 45-year-old man that he was locked in a basement for months by his mother. Vienna police said Thursday that the man was discovered by firefighters...

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Austria said Monday that it is expelling a Russian diplomat, and Russia responded within hours by declaring an Austrian diplomat persona non grata. The Austrian Foreign Ministry confirmed that a diplomat...

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A Syrian man has been arrested in Austria over an assault on the head of the Jewish community in Graz, the country’s second-biggest city, and is believed to have had an Islamic extremist motive, Austrian...

July 21, 2020 The total number of Covid-19 cases in Austria rose to 19,827, of the total cases, 1,401 are the active cases 17,716 people have recovered, and 710 people have died from the fatal...

Eight Vienna police officers have been suspended and prosecutors have launched an investigation after a video surfaced that appeared to show police beating a 28-year-old Chechen man in the Austrian...

A third person has been found dead after a rockfall earlier this week in an Austrian gorge popular with hikers, police said Friday. The accident happened on Wednesday, when a boulder struck a trail...

A German man’s bachelor party in the Austrian Alps ended with a snake bite on the tongue and a trip to a hospital. The Austria Press Agency reported Monday that the local Red Cross said the 38-year-old...

Police in Austria say they have detained a Russian man after one of his compatriots was shot dead in Gerasdorf near the Vienna late Saturday is being considered a possible political assassination. Austrian...

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A man in Vienna has been fined 500 euros ($565) for breaking wind loudly in front of police — a move that the Austrian capital’s police force was at pains to defend on Tuesday. City police...