Germany used NSA's XKeyScore spying software: magazine report
Germany used the US National Security Agency's spying software called XKeyScore to gather data on individuals, according to Der Spiegel.
Libya says women's soccer team can't play tournament due to Ramadan
Yet, national women's soccer team a lightning rod for religious extremists in Libya.
Greek PM caught swearing on camera during tax speech
Antonis Samaras dropped the F-bomb on TV Wednesday
Doomed gas cloud being sucked 'like spaghetti' into black hole (VIDEO)
A gas cloud several times the size of earth is being pulled into a black hole.
Greece grinds to a halt as major public sector layoffs loom
Greek workers went on strike in protest at thousands of planned public sector job cuts, just days before a high-profile visit to the country by Germany's finance minister.
The world is awesome: sloths edition
Contrary to what you may think, these natives to Central and South America are neither slow nor dumb.
France's credit rating downgraded by Paris-based Fitch Ratings
Paris-based Fitch last of big 3 credit agencies to downgrade France to AA-plus from AAA.
World leaders in wax: Kim Jong Il has finally made it
Better than the real thing? You be the judge.
Snowden emails reveal NSA workings: Spiegel
Edward Snowden talked about the National Security Agency at length in a series of encrypted emails obtained by Der Spiegel.
10 amazing McDonald's commercials that explain the world
The golden arches may fulfill a similar longing across the globe, but the way they do it is decidedly different from country to country.
16 disturbing things Snowden has taught us (so far)
What is the extent of the information Edward Snowden has leaked? The consequences? We break it down.
France calls for delay in US-EU trade deal talks; Germany wants to push forward
France has called for a two-week delay to discussions of a trade deal between the US and the EU in the wake of American spying allegations.
US Spying a 'Slap in the Face': EU Lawmaker
European Union officials feel the US had dealt Europe a "slap in the face," a member of the European Parliament said on Tuesday
Europe shaken and stirred by spying scandal
Snowden's revelations threaten trade talks, tarnish Obama's image.
European fury over US spying allegations
Revelations of American spying on allies are casting doubt on a transatlantic trade deal.
'I am a doughnut': JFK's famous Berlin speech and a lesson in grammar (PHOTOS)
The explanation is a point of grammar that baffles English speakers in particular, given our love of indefinite articles.
Turkey's EU bid delayed by protest crackdown
Turkey's response to protests may jeopardize its long-sought membership in the bloc.
Germany investigating alleged Nazi commander living in US since World War II
Michael Karkoc, who allegedly lied to immigration officials about his past, could be extradited back to Germany.
Five More Years? Merkel’s Election Pledge Key for Europe
Chancellor Angela Merkel put her cards on the table on Monday.
Germany, Turkey argue about riots, European Union application
Countries summon each other's ambassadors after Angela Merkel calls Turkey's response to Taksim Square riots "very tough."
Obama speaks in Berlin, urges Russia to cut nuclear arms cache (VIDEO)
President Barack Obama is in Berlin for the first time in his presidency. The audience he addressed was much smaller than the 200,000 crowd he spoke to as a senator in 2008.
'Yes we scan': Obama defends NSA surveillance programs in Europe
President Obama claimed that lives have been saved by NSA surveillance program in remarks made during a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Kim Jong Un gives Adolf Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' to staff, report says
North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un is rumored to have distributed copies of Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf" to top officials earlier this year.
Hungary indicts 98-year-old for Nazi war crimes
Prosecutors allege the former policeman helped send thousands to death camps.
Here's what people are protesting about today
Protests are ongoing all over the world. Here's why.
Report: Nazi commander Michael Karkoc living in US since World War II (VIDEO)
Michael Karkoc lied to immigration officials about his past as a Nazi commander to get into the United States, The Associated Press reported.
Will PRISM be the end of the EU-Obama love affair?
Washington's PRISM spy scandal dents Barack Obama's image ahead of his Europe trip.
Europe's troika adrift
An EU spat with the IMF is underscoring policy disarray as Europe's recession rumbles on.
WWII German bomber pulled out of English Channel
The aircraft was shot down during the Battle of Britain more than 70 years ago.
Elbe River dam burst leaves at least 18 dead, thousands displaced (VIDEO)
Thousands of people have evacuated their homes in Germany and Hungary after a dam burst in the flood-swollen Elbe River.
Hungarians evacuate as floods ravage central Europe
Hungary is facing its worst flooding ever as the swollen Danube is expected to surge to record levels.