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Sunday’s elections to the European Parliament may be a big yawn for most voters, but they’re set to provide a dramatic boost to far-right parties across the continent. Read more»

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell twisted some fiscal facts in his appearances on the Sunday talk show circuit. Read more»

The single currency's collapse was widely predicted a year ago. But it's still here — and Greece is still a member. Understanding why requires taking a longer view. Read more»

Aleksandr Karelin, the greatest Greco-Roman wrestler of all time.

Greco-Roman wrestling is one of the original Olympic sports, contested in Athens in 1896 and in every Olympics since. But don't put your money on Greeks and Romans. In this sport, it's better to be from a former Soviet bloc country. Read more»

One of FC Tucson's goals this season came in a 1-1 draw with the Los Angeles Misioneros.

FC Tucson has a match against Orange County Blue Star this weekend, one that could put the team in first place in the division. The trouble the team will have is one that the team has been working on for most of the season: scoring. Read more»

While Greece continues to circle the drain, Time magazine focuses elsewhere ... Read more»

Mitt Romney must be so frustrated ... an endorsement of gay marriage should be the electoral kiss of death, yet President Obama has pissed off only those who hated him already. Read more»

Tens of thousands of Greeks took to the streets in sometimes violent protest against the passage of an austerity bill that will earn the country a bailout from the EU. Read more»

Greek Prime Minister George Papandeou speaks at a press conference following a meeting of the European Council on Oct. 27 in Brussels, Belgium.

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou is expected to resign from his position after the nation's new coalition government has been formed, a spokesman from his party said Sunday. Read more»

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou

France and Germany ordered Greece on Wednesday to make up its mind on whether it wants to remain part of the euro zone. Read more»

Sen. Mitch McConnell strained the facts when he claimed that "[w]e look a lot like Greece already." The public debt of Greece is double that of the U.S. in relation to the size of each nation's economy Read more»

Schools and government offices were closed, ports and public transit were disrupted and hospitals were only offering emergency care as parliament prepared to debate new austerity measures for debt-saddled Greece. Read more»

Italy's right-wing Interior Minister Roberto Maroni suggested last month that Italy should consider leaving the EU, claiming other EU nations had refused to help take in around 25,000 Tunisians who have arrived in his country since the revolution there.

Anti-EU political parties gain momentum with the announcement that taxpayers' money will be used to aid Portugal. Read more»

While long-time EU states struggle economically, tensions could flare with newer members. Read more»

Germany, long considered a reliable — and financially generous — supporter of European integration, has begun to anger some of its fellow European Union members with its stubborn, go-it-alone approach. Read more»

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