LONDON, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Driven by bad wheat and a serious collapse the Siberian harvest, world wheat prices and are once more flirting with those panic prices of 2007 and 2008.
BERLIN, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel tells a regional party congress in Pomerania they should expect the euro crisis to grind on "for another five years or more."
WASHINGTON, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- A.Q. Khan, Pakistan's hero who sold nuclear weapons secrets to Iran, North Korea and Libya, has his own political party to promote his presidential ambitions.
ZURICH, Switzerland, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- It should come as no surprise to Americans that most Europeans are hoping that Obama wins re-election. This is not because he has been good for Europe.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney have totally different views on the future of U.S. defense.
ZURICH, Switzerland, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Chancellor Angela Merkel's German government has reportedly decided that it will do what is required to keep Greece in the euro but are giving up on keeping Britain the European Union.
FRANKFURT, Germany, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Economic analysis has been dominated by the Keynesians, who want more government stimulus spending, and the followers of Hayek, who insist on cutting public spending. But perhaps we should be listening to the French.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- The cost of foreign wars -- $1.6 trillion over the past 11 years in Iraq and still climbing in Afghanistan – has short-changed major domestic priorities.
FRANKFURT, Germany, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- The complexity of the way the euro has been coming apart at the seams is now matched by the even more highly charged way that the states of Europe seem to be following suit.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- An undeclared cyberwar is under way. The U.S. commander of USCYBERCOM says the cyberwar threat has grown in 10 years “from exploitation to disruption to destruction of computer networks.”
WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Some very smart people in Europe believe that the bitter medicine of austerity not only can work but that it is working.
ZURICH, Switzerland, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- It may be the darkest hour before the dawn but the economic news from Europe could hardly be more depressing for European Central Bank head Mario Draghi.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Anti-U.S. demonstrations from Southeast Asia to North Africa over seven time zones surpassed anything witnessed during the anti-Vietnam war campaigns in the 1970s. Who and what’s behind them?
LISBON, Portugal, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Actions of the European Central Bank and the Federal Reserve in the United States exemplify the new reality that when politicians can't or won't act, central bankers will.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- The political revival of Dr. A.Q. Khan in Pakistan is one of the biggest threats to the moderate world, a longtime observer of the Pakistani political scene argues.