| Mar 27, 2015
| 1:29 PM
News reports on accusations that Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz purposely brought down Flight 9525 over the French Alps have rushed to convict him.
"Andreas Lubitz (27), the Amok Pilot," ran Friday's banner headline in Bild, Germany's most...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 5:05 PM
French air accident investigators said Wednesday that they had extracted an audio file from the cockpit voice recorder of the Germanwings Airbus that crashed in the Alps with 150 people aboard.
U.S. officials confirmed that three Americans were among...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 5:18 PM
Through nine months of struggle to halt Russia’s military thrust into Ukraine, Western unity has been a foremost priority for American and European leaders.
Now, with the crisis entering a dangerous new phase, that solid front is in danger of...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 1:07 PM
Monday editions of the bestselling German tabloid Bild neatly summed up the complicated relationship being played out in talks between Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
As Tsipras arrived in Germany, Bild blared...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 3:21 AM
For the first time in nearly three years, the foreign ministers of China, South Korea and Japan will meet Saturday for trilateral talks that could pave the way for a new era of cooperation – or prolong festering animosities rooted in the World War...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 8:30 PM
PARIS -- Britain, Germany and France are all posting signs of dissent in the West. Last week Barack Obama's White House found two good reasons to angrily criticize the British government, its most faithful and docile ally and client in the post-World...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 8:28 PM
"If the euro fails, Europe fails.” Thus spake Angela Merkel. Unfortunately, the euro is failing, slowly. Even if Greece “grexits,” the Eurozone seems unlikely to fall apart right away. It is more likely to grind along like a badly...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 5:53 PM
President Obama acknowledged Monday that he is considering arming Ukraine’s military if a diplomatic push fails to yield a cease-fire with Russia-backed separatists, but he sounded skeptical that sending weapons would defuse the conflict that has...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 9:38 PM
Key members of the French government will meet Saturday morning to decide on new measures aimed at thwarting a repeat of the attacks in Paris that culminated in a massacre of 12 people at a satirical newspaper, and a supermarket bloodbath that left four...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 12:51 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin and the Ukrainian rebels his country backs clearly have the upper hand going into planned a summit meeting with Western leaders in Belarus on Wednesday . In recent weeks Russian-backed separatists in the eastern part of...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 3:30 PM
President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel rallied behind efforts to reach a long-shot diplomatic resolution to the conflict between Russia and Ukraine Monday, but they offered no clear path for how the West would proceed if talks this...