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Why the Greek Bailout Went So Wrong

In ?Adults in the Room,? the former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis describes Greece?s economic crisis from the inside.

Greece Offers Bond Swap in a Charge Toward Financial Freedom

The proposed bond conversion could help ease a staggering debt burden that at one point threatened to push Greece out of the eurozone.

Croatia and Switzerland Clinch World Cup Berths

Both teams earned scoreless draws in the second legs of their playoff series to earn spots in next summer?s tournament in Russia.

Disputed Penalty Kick Gives Switzerland a Win in World Cup Playoff

Switzerland was awarded a penalty kick after a ball appeared to hit the shoulder of a Northern Irish player and converted it for a 1-0 victory.

Can the E.U.?s Weakest Link Hold?

This is a difficult time for liberal democracy.

Greek Leader to Meet With Trump, and 2 More Banks Report Earnings

Also in the coming week, China?s Communist Party congress is meeting, and reports on housing come out.

Greek Tragedy, Act V

Leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras discovers his inner American.

Floating Tar, Dead Fish: Oil Spill Threatens Greek Beaches

The Agia Zoni II tanker sank on Sunday while anchored off Salamis Island, near Greece?s main port of Piraeus.

Emmanuel Macron, in Greece, Calls for ?Rebuilding? E.U.

?We have lost our ambition,? the French leader said on his first state visit to Greece, calling for a more united Europe in a speech short on specifics.

Chastised by E.U., a Resentful Greece Embraces China?s Cash and Interests

Chinese investments in Greece are beginning to pay off, not only economically, but also by providing Beijing with a seemingly reliable ally in Brussels.