House Dem: US In 'Great Danger' From Europeans Travelling Without VisasA House Democrat wants to suspend British, French and German citizens from visa-free travel to the U.S. because of "large numbers" of Islamic extremists.
Obama's Belgian Stopover A Brussels Budget BusterSecuring the president's visits to the EU and NATO summits cost host country Belgium over $10 million.
Obama Urges EU-US Energy Cooperation To Reduce Russia's RoleU.S. President Barack Obama said Wednesday that energy cooperation would be a crucial part of a free trade deal with the EU that, if reached, would allow the 28-nation bloc to become less dependent on Russia.
French President: Syria Decision Will Not Be Made Until UN ReportThe U.S. tried to rally support on Saturday for a military strike against Syria, running into resistance from the American public and skeptics in Congress and from European allies bent on awaiting a U.N. report about a chemical attack they acknowledge strongly points to the Assad government.
US, EU Accuse Iran Of Ongoing Nuclear Defiance And DeceptionThe U.S. accused Iran of deception and defiance Wednesday, asserting that over the past decade it has stonewalled international demands to allow scrutiny of its nuclear programs.
US Treasury Chief Urges EU To Ease Off Austerity, Debt Reduction MeasuresEuropean countries should ease off their austerity and adopt more growth-friendly policies, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Monday as he kicked off a series of meetings with the region's top leaders.
Report: Anti-Semitic Incidents Surged Worldwide In 2012Israeli researchers warned Sunday of a sudden upsurge in anti-Semitic attacks, topped by a deadly school shooting in France, noting a link to the rise of extremist parties in Europe.