The eurozone will be forever crippled unless it becomes a real currency union -- like the United States.
FP's Global Thinkers weigh in on the year gone by and what's on the horizon for 2013.
What happened the last time America got bogged down in North Africa.
It's time to stop deriding the Americans who refuse to vote. They're trying to tell us something.
The real question isn’t whether the European Union deserved its Nobel. The real question is: What is the EU going to do with it?
German Chancellor Angela Merkel received an angry welcome in Greece as popular anger over austerity measures continues to grow.
The son of a Red Army intelligence officer sent to die in a Siberian gulag discovers his father's KGB file, and a cottage industry of children-of-spies memoirs.
If we're ever going to get out of this slump, what will it take? We asked more than 60 leading economists to tell us.
Germany's constitutional court may have just saved the euro, but it may also have set the stage for the end of Europe as we know it.
Will Barack Obama's wooing of the German chancellor pay dividends in November?
Can Germany's Angela Merkel hold fast against Greek brinksmanship?
An ex-president is convicted, England celebrates, and Angela Merkel feeds a penguin.
Everyone wants southern Europe's troubled economies to go their own way, except for the people who live there.
Greece is not Lehman Brothers, and the global economy will be just fine if it drops out of the eurozone.
Whose inauguration had more bling -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's or French President François Hollande's?
Greeks are clearly relieved to have crushed a corroded old political system, but now there's nothing workable to replace it.
The euro crisis is back with a vengeance -- and only Berlin can pull the continent from its economic doldrums.
The Pope dons a sombrero, French police hunt suspected Islamists, and a Tongan king is laid to rest.
Five things that are making it more difficult to get advanced economies back to work.
Shocking images of the sacking of Athens, as angry demonstrators destroyed historic ruins and local businesses.