European Union Launches Commission Against 'Fake News'

World | Joe Simonson
Hand with megaphone and the message "fake news" (Shutterstock/fotogestoeber)

Google, Twitter, and Facebook will also serve as members of the commission

The UK Is Getting More Startup Investments After Brexit Than Before

Business | Eric Lieberman
Union Flags and European Union flags fly near the Elizabeth Tower, housing the Big Ben bell, during the anti-Brexit 'People's March for Europe', in Parliament Square in central London, Britain September 9, 2017. REUTERS/Tolga Akmen/File Photo

‘The real impact of Brexit’

Germany's New Hate Speech Law Has Already Triggered An Investigation Into Far-Right Leader

Business | Eric Lieberman
Left: BERLIN, GERMANY - DECEMBER 16: German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks to the media prior to talk with Greek Prime Minister at the Chancellery. (Photo by Michele Tantussi/Getty Images) Right: BARCELONA, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 22: Founder and CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg delivers his keynote conference on the opening day of the World Mobile Congress at the Fira Gran Via Complex. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

‘Transferring responsibility for complex legal decisions’

Europe Vs. Silicon Valley: How The Continent Is Responding To Big Tech's Growing Power

Business | Eric Lieberman
Left: The American flag [Shutterstock - Leonard Zhukovsky] Right: The European Union flag [Shutterstock - Goran Bogicevic]

‘No doubt Europeans are self-interested’

EU Officially Decides Uber Is Just A Cab Service

Tech | Jacob Bojesson
A man arrives at the Uber offices in Queens, New York, U.S. on February 2, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo

Affects operations in more than 20 countries

Luxembourg Won't Collect $250 Million In Back Taxes From Amazon

Business | Eric Lieberman
Shanghai, CHINA: The founder and CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos talks to the press during a news conference in Shanghai, 07 June 2007. (Photo: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

A European country protesting the EU for a US company

UN Warns Of New Migrant Crisis In Europe

World | Jacob Bojesson
Syrian refugees wait on a roadside after Turkish police prevented them from sailing off to the Greek island of Farmakonisi by dinghies, near a beach in the western Turkish coastal town of Didim

‘We don’t want to repeat that’

EU Sues Three Anti-Migrant Countries

World | Jacob Bojesson
A Syrian refugee boy stands in front of his family tent at a makeshift camp for refugees and migrants next to the Moria camp on the island of Lesbos, Greece, November 30, 2017. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

‘A hinterland for Islamic terrorists’

'Czech Trump' Named Prime Minister, Immediately Goes After Illegal Immigration

World | Jacob Bojesson
The leader of ANO party Andrej Babis speaks to the media after casting his vote in parliamentary elections in Prague, Czech Republic October 20, 2017. REUTERS/David W Cerny

‘Our position on migration is clear’

German Party Leader Wants 'United States Of Europe' By 2025

World | Jacob Bojesson
The leader of the Social Democrats (SPD) Martin Schulz gives a statement at the party headquarter in Berlin, Germany, November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt

Leave EU if you don’t agree

Greek Island Protests 'State Of Emergency' Refugee Crisis

World | Grace Carr
Lesvos island, Greece. (Shutterstock/Nicolas Economou)

‘Increase in the security risk’

EU Signs 'Historic' Defense Pact Despite Fears It Undermines NATO

World | Jacob Bojesson
Slovenian servicemen attend NATO led joint military exercises Noble Partner 2017 at the Vaziani military base near Tbilisi, Georgia, July 30, 2017. REUTERS/Irakli Gedenidze

‘A historic day’

Europe Is Waging War On The Internal Combustion Engine

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: Cars and trucks are stuck in traffic jam near Irschenberg, Germany

‘It’s not a human right to pollute the air’

Apple Used An Obscure Island To Avoid Billions In Taxes, Says Report

Business | Eric Lieberman
ST HELIER, JERSEY - APRIL 13: The sun begins to set over Corbiere Lighthouse on April 13, 2017 near St Helier, Jersey. Jersey, which is not a member of the European Union, is one of the top worldwide offshore financial centres, described by some as a tax haven, as it attracts deposits from customers outside of the island who seek the advantages of reduced tax burdens. In 2008 Jersey's gross national income per capita was among the highest in the world. However, its taxation laws have been widely criticised by various people and groups including the EU. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

‘Tremendous opportunity’

German Military Warns Of EU Breakup By 2040

World | Jacob Bojesson
German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen (C) walks with General Joerg Vollmer, General Inspector of the German Land Army (L), and General Volker Wieker, Inspector General of Germany's Armed Forces in Bundeswehr, during her visit at the 291st fighter squadron based at the "Quartier Leclerc", a military facility for French and German military units in Illkirch-Graffenstaden near Strasbourg, France May 3, 2017. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

‘Europe has lost its global competitiveness’

The Glyphosate Ban: A Cautionary Tale For The U.S.

op-ed | Mitchell Gunter
FILE PHOTO: Monsanto's Roundup weedkiller atomizers are displayed for sale at a garden shop at Bonneuil-Sur-Marne near Paris, France June 16, 2015. To match Special Report GLYPHOSATE-CANCER/DATA REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo

This move by the EU is being called ‘the tip of the regulatory iceberg.’

Spanking Your Kids To Be Classified As Assault In Scotland

World | Anders Hagstrom
Spanking (Photo: Getty Images)

‘Support positive parenting’

Germans Want To Discuss Turkey's Future In NATO

World | Jacob Bojesson
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan looks on as he stands next to Serbia's President Aleksandar Vucic (not pictured) during their visit to Novi Pazar, Serbia, October 11, 2017. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

‘Must ask Turkey to end its membership’