Wed

06

Feb

2013

Europe Moves Ahead on Privacy

From the Opinion Page of New York Times

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The European Union is considering far-reaching privacy regulations that would give the citizens of its member countries significant control over how Web sites and marketing companies collect and use data about them. Years in the making, the effort stands in stark contrast to the much slower pace of discussions about online privacy laws in Washington.

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Tue

05

Jun

2012

As Euro Problems Fester, ECB Eyes A More Perfect Economic Union

From The Washington Post

By   and Published: June 4

 

Euro-zone leaders aim to get control of debt crisis: Amid protests throughout the continent against strict austerity measures, European leaders are working on plans to save the euro.

European leaders are considering ways to bring banks and government budgets under central control in hopes of putting the region’s two-year-old financial crisis to rest.

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Sun

03

Oct

2010

U.S. Issues Alert for Europe, Cites Terror Threat

Oct. 3 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. State Department issued an alert warning Americans traveling to Europe to be vigilant about possible terrorist attacks.

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Fri

01

Oct

2010

Wave of strikes cripples Europe as workers vent fury at budget cuts

Source: The Independent   Thursday, 30 September 2010
 

Wave of strikes cripples Europe as workers vent fury at budget cuts.

Series of co-ordinated protests hits 13 capital cities from Madrid to Brussels

By Anita Brooks in Madrid and Vanessa Mock in Brussels 

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