Topic: European Commission
Belgium, Spain are skeptical that there's a need for more full-body airport scanning machines. France and Germany are uncommitted as European Union members meet today to discuss airport security measures.
01/07/2010 08:50 am
Europe leaders are now reconsidering using full body scanners that they had until recently opposed as lurid and voyeuristic.
12/30/2009 12:37 pm
Airline passengers across Europe faced body searches and new limits on hand luggage. Authorities say that Umar Farouk Abdul Mutallab of Nigeria flew from Lagos to Amsterdam before boarding Northwest Airlines Flight 253 for Detroit.
12/26/2009 01:09 pm
French President Sarkozy tagged London a big loser after the EU appointed a French finance chief. London fears greater 'meddling' in its financial services industry.
12/04/2009 12:00 am
The New York attorney general's suit against Intel may signal a tougher stance against antitrust violations in the US.
11/04/2009 12:00 am
By blending crops into natural environments, analog forestry produces products that go beyond the 'organic' label.
10/19/2009 01:00 am
Too many boats and technology that is too good mean that nations must cooperate to preserve tuna and other fish stocks.
10/06/2009 01:00 am
Kissinger famously quipped that it was difficult for America to deal effectively with Europe without a single phone number to call. Now it will have one.
10/05/2009 01:00 am
The index of consumer confidence has dipped in three of the past four months, the Conference Board reported Tuesday.
09/29/2009 01:00 am
But world leaders couldn’t agree on exit strategy for massive fiscal stimulus. And there was no solid commitment on climate change.
09/25/2009 01:00 am