France Resists U.S. Trade Talks Over TV and Film Concerns

In preparation for loosening trade barriers between Europe and the United States, France fears Netflix and other American companies are a threat to its entertainment industry.


Germany Faces Criticism in Cyprus for Policies on Bailout Program

Intense negative reactions to the bailout program for Cyprus appear to be jangling nerves in Berlin, where Germans are bridling at comparisons with the country’s dark past.

An Optimism Movement in Spain

As Spaniards deal with the lingering economic crisis, a new movement hopes to lift the nation with a focus on silver linings.