They've helped bail out southern weaklings. Now Europe's northern countries may be doomed too.
As Pope Benedict XVI says his final farewells, how will Germans remember one of their own?
Italy’s election has produced an ungovernable political wasteland. Can anyone rise above the muck?
Though rumors of gay scandal are swirling around Pope Benedict’s retirement, it’s larger concerns that will test the Vatican as the Conclave begins.
A guide to the sex abuse scandals under Pope Benedict XVI's watch.
The upcoming Italian election has everything a casual observer could want. But Italians themselves might not be so lucky.
Vladimir Putin is vowing to make a dent in the eternal Russian problem of corruption. Skepticism is warranted.
Why can't Americans do political intrigue like the Brits?
Scotland’s decaying capital city shows why this country is not ready for independence.
Why Obama's call for a free trade agreement between the United States and Europe could be a game-changer.
Europe thinks it can separate Hezbollah's political activities from its terrorist operations. But the Party of God isn't built that way.
Forget politics and ideology. It's the Dow that should guide America's path to renewed prosperity.
In the wake of the Bulgarian bombing investigation, will the European Union finally designate Hezbollah a terrorist group?
If history is any guide, today’s assassination in Tunisia could set off a dangerous revolutionary dynamic.
At a new center in Cambridge, a philosopher, an astronomer, and a software pioneer are looking for ways to save humanity from itself.
Think Americans hate their politicians? The moody French are disgusted -- and looking for a new de Gaulle.
It used to be that it was mainly the liberal democracies who banded together in defense of their values. No longer.
It's high time for a free trade agreement between the United States and Europe. In fact, it's exactly what our economies need.
In threatening to pull Britain out of the EU, has the prime minister inadvertently opened Pandora's Box?
The eurozone will be forever crippled unless it becomes a real currency union -- like the United States.