| Jun 8, 2015
| 11:20 AM
BERLIN Russia faces continued and possibly increased economic sanctions if it continues military actions in Ukraine, the G-7 nations are warning.
Both President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel underscored that resolve Monday as they...
| Jun 8, 2015
| 11:26 AM
Queen Elizabeth II will visit a former concentration camp for the first time during her state visit to Germany later this month, Buckingham Palace said Monday.
The queen and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, will travel to the Bergen-Belsen camp...
| Jun 8, 2015
| 10:21 AM
After spending much of the first day talking about Ukraine, leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies shifted their focus Monday to global issues including climate change, terrorism and the threat from diseases such as Ebola.
| Jun 7, 2015
| 1:53 PM
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday she expects a meeting of the Group of Seven industrialized democracies to produce a "united signal" that sanctions against Russia can only be softened if a February peace accord for Ukraine is fully implemented....
| Jun 6, 2015
| 3:07 AM
Jeb Bush heads to Europe next week to put a checkmark in a final box before making his campaign for president official: an overseas visit to catch up with a few of America's friends.
All of his hosts, Germany, Poland and Estonia are stalwart U.S. allies,...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 2:12 PM
As Germany and Greece continue to negotiate over the terms of Greece’s economic bailout, the stakes are high – as is the level of resentment.
On Thursday, Greece requested a deferral from the International Monetary Fund for a $325-million...
| Jun 2, 2015
| 9:14 AM
An Egyptian court on Tuesday announced a two-week postponement of its planned ruling on whether Islamist former President Mohamed Morsi should face the death penalty.
The announcement came hours after the reported arrests of two senior figures in Morsi&...
| May 28, 2015
| 12:39 PM
Hot on the heels of his election victory, Prime Minister David Cameron embarked on a whirlwind two-day tour of Europe aimed at renegotiating Britain’s membership in the European Union.
Cameron met with leaders in Holland and France on Thursday and...
| May 26, 2015
| 3:49 PM
Oprah Winfrey, Beyonce Knowles, Ellen DeGeneres and Taylor Swift have all found themselves in pretty impressive company now that Forbes has rolled out its world's most powerful women of 2015 list.
Eleven successful women in entertainment are among the...
| May 11, 2015
| 11:06 AM
Secretary of State John F. Kerry will meet Tuesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin and other Russian officials in the southern Russia city of Sochi, a State Department spokeswoman said Monday.
The Russian Foreign Ministry confirmed that Kerry...
| May 10, 2015
| 8:40 AM
German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited the Kremlin on Sunday to pay respects to the millions of Soviet lives lost in World War II and to press Russian President Vladimir Putin to use his influence with pro-Russia separatists to end the deadly conflict in...