European Union
  • German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and the Chinese Premier Li Keqiang attend a news conference after a meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Sunday, May 26, 2013.

    The German chancellor said she would use her country's economic clout to prevent the E.U. from imposing punitive tariffs on some Chinese products.

    LAST UPDATE : May 27, 2013, 6:24 AM EDT
  • EU commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Dacian Ciolos gives a press conferenceon May 23, 2013 at the EU Headquarters in Brussels.

    The EU has something important to say about its proposal to regulate olive oil on restaurant tables: Uh, never mind.

    LAST UPDATE : May 23, 2013, 11:15 AM EDT
  • Demonstrators hold banners that read: "There are no rights - Thieves" and "Where is our Money, Tricksters", and march in Madrid, Spain, Sunday May 12, 2013.

    New poll finds views of the 27-member economic alliance sliding, with Britains pondering an exit and the French downright livid.

    LAST UPDATE : May 13, 2013, 6:58 PM EDT