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Letter From Europe: Britons Want to Stay on World Stage

published about 2 hours ago
A new study found that a majority of Britons support playing a major role in world affairs but are reluctant to pay the cost.

Greece’s Feisty Finance Minister Tries a More Moderate Message

published about 3 hours ago
Greece’s Feisty Finance Minister Tries a More Moderate Message
Yanis Varoufakis, a self-described “erratic Marxist,'’ says that renegotiating Greek debt needn’t be a “yes or no, take it or leave it” situation.

Armed Man Detained at Dutch Public Broadcaster

published about 3 hours ago
Dutch police on Thursday detained a man with a gun who had entered the building of the Netherlands’ public broadcaster, authorities said.

Ukraine Fighting Creates New Refugees

published about 3 hours ago
Thousands of people who thought the worst had passed have suddenly found themselves catapulted back into the crossfire and scrambling for safety in the dead of winter.

Eurozone Takes on Quantitative Easing, and Its Risks

published about 5 hours ago
Eurozone Takes on Quantitative Easing, and Its Risks
The European Central Bank’s bond buying should benefit 18.4 million people without jobs. But there is a chance it will help only a privileged few.