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What Europe gets about cyber threats that the US hasn’t — yet – CNN

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Visegrád 4 cools on Europe, and each other – POLITICO.eu

ŠTRBSKÉ PLESO, Slovakia — Central Europe’s unity is cracking. The common purpose the region rediscovered during the refugee crisis has frayed in recent months amid differences over matters large and small, concerning everything from regulatory fine print to the future of Europe. Tensions within the so-called Visegrad Group burst into the open last week over […]

Europe is considering a ban on either summer or winter time — but can’t decide which – Washington Post

A European Union flag flies in front of Big Ben on Feb. 20. (Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images) BERLIN — As Americans were about to go to bed on Saturday, Europeans were starting to wake up in a new time zone, one that has long been associated with heavy economic and health burdens. A week earlier than the United States, European countries […]

Why Europe grew rich – The Hindu

Until the industrial revolution of the late 18th century, much of the world enjoyed similar standards of living that barely kept people from dying of starvation. In other words, most of the world was equally poor until the industrial revolution pushed some countries on to the path of high economic growth, while others were left […]

Europe is considering a ban on either summer or winter time — but can’t decide which – Washington Post

A European Union flag flies in front of Big Ben on Feb. 20. (Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images) BERLIN — As Americans were about to go to bed on Saturday, Europeans were starting to wake up in a new time zone, one that has long been associated with heavy economic and health burdens. A week earlier than the United States, European countries […]

Europe is considering a ban on either summer or winter time — but can’t decide which – Washington Post

A European Union flag flies in front of Big Ben on Feb. 20. (Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images) BERLIN — As Americans were about to go to bed on Saturday, Europeans were starting to wake up in a new time zone, one that has long been associated with heavy economic and health burdens. A week earlier than the United States, European countries […]

Catalonia crisis encourages separatists, but could it fracture Europe? – Los Angeles Times

Across Europe, separatists have eagerly watched Catalan activists declare their independence in a crisis that threatens to fracture not just Spain, but the European Union. The decision by the parliament in Catalonia to declare independence last week has galvanized independence movements in other European countries. It followed an Oct. 1 independence referendum that was supported […]

Europe wants to create its own version of the IMF for 2 key reasons – CNBC

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Postcards from Europe; Part 4: Madrid – Forbes

Shutterstock Madrid is a magnificent, sunny city filled with museums, broad avenues and charming cafes. This cosmopolitan Spanish capital offered little hint of the political firestorm and constitutional crisis that is playing out. This was the backdrop for my speech to the Chief Marketing Officers (CMO’s) of many of Spain’s leading law firms. The event […]

Europe storms: at least six dead as winds and flooding create chaos – The Guardian

Strong winds battered northern and central Europe on Sunday, killing at least six people in Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic, with authorities watching for oil leaks from a huge freighter that ran aground in the North Sea. Four victims in Poland and the Czech Republic were killed by falling trees. The storm also knocked […]