Germany and France reached an agreement that should see a desperately needed Greece bailout move forward.
06/17/2011 01:19 pm
The European Union is planning to offer €150 million ($220 million) in aid to European farmers who have suffered huge financial losses since the outbreak in early May of E. coli in northern Germany. The agricultural industry across Europe took a hit when inability to determine the source of the outbreak caused fear of consuming fresh produce. The question now: Is €150 million enough to make up for their losses? Here are the five countries most severely affected by the crisis.
06/07/2011 02:04 pm
Jack Kevorkian, who died Thursday, was a controversial figure who confronted one of society’s most profound ethical issues: Should a physician be able to help a person commit suicide?
06/03/2011 04:25 pm
Russia arrested the suspected triggerman in the killing of Anna Politkovskaya five years ago, but her family says justice will come only if the 'masterminds are found and punished.'
05/31/2011 03:16 pm
The Dow fell about 130 points, with rising concern that European debt problems are worsening
05/23/2011 05:42 pm
Old globes are comforting relics. They show how old rivalries and threats fade -- just as today's will do.
05/11/2011 06:14 pm
China may be experiencing the greatest boom in history, but that doesn't mean it's immune from busting
05/05/2011 09:53 am
If voters approve Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa's proposals in the May 7 referendum vote, he will be allowed to designate judges and magistrates, and the remaining independent media will come under his authority. He will have established a 'perfect dictatorship' in Ecuador.
05/04/2011 10:42 am
Global News Blog On eve of Prince William wedding, some (former) aristocrats critique the royal mystique
Instead of having the working class beat up on royals, the German newspaper Der Freitag asked former royalty to weigh in on Prince William's wedding.
04/28/2011 12:16 pm
White iPhone 4, Apple's long lost tech unicorn, will really, truly go on sale tomorrow, according to Apple. The company delayed its white iPhone 4 for 10 months in order to "get every detail right."
04/27/2011 12:37 pm