MasterCard Loses EU Court Battle Over Fees The European Union's highest court has thrown out an appeal by MasterCard against a decision by the bloc's antitrust authority to scrap some of its fees charged to merchants.
NATO Official: Russia Wants To Turn Eastern Ukraine Into A 'Frozen Conflict'Two columns of tanks and military vehicles rolled into southeastern Ukraine from Russia on Thursday after Grad missiles were fired at a border post and Ukraine's overmatched border guards fled, a top Ukrainian official said.
Europe's Order To Mute Google Angers US Europe's moves to rein in Google — including a court ruling this month ordering the search giant to give people a say in what pops up when someone searches their name — may be seen in Brussels as striking a blow for the little guy.
Wikipedia Founder Calls European Google Ruling 'Wide-Sweeping Censorship'Jimmy Wales tells the BBC the ruling will bog Google down in Internet minutiae.
Ukraine Sends Elite Forces To OdessaGovernment is desperate to stop fighting between its troops and pro-Russian militia in its southern port city.
European Military Observers Freed From Eastern UkraineThey had been held by pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine for over a week.
Pro-Russian Insurgents: We Will Only Leave If Kiev Interim Government ResignsPro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine's east who have been occupying government buildings in more than 10 cities said Friday they will only leave them if the interim government in Kiev resigns.
US Senator McCain Mocks EU's Russia SanctionsSen. John McCain of Arizona has dismissed the European Union's sanctions on Russia following the crisis in Ukraine as "almost a joke" during a tour of the Baltic countries.
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.
Lone Person Awkwardly Slow-Claps at Conclusion of Obama Summit RemarksAt the conclusion of a joint news conference in the Netherlands with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, President Obama gestured and thanked the crowd as only a single person in the audience responded with a slow, awkward clap.
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.