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Europe Wants its Parmesan Back, Seeks Name Change

posted on March 14, 2014 at 8:56 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Would Parmesan by any other name be as tasty atop your pasta? A ripening trade battle might put that to the test. As part of trade talks, the European Union wants to ban the use of European names like Parmesan, feta and... Full Story

EU To Start Trade Talks With US Despite Scandal

posted on July 3, 2013 at 3:30 PM

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union confirmed Tuesday that free-trade negotiations with the United States should kick off as planned next week, despite widespread concerns over the alleged eavesdropping of EU diplomats. The Commission,... Full Story

EU Agrees On Green-Friendly Farm Reform Outline

posted on June 27, 2013 at 5:05 PM

BRUSSELS (AP) — In what's being cast as a major breakthrough, the European Union agreed Wednesday on an outline for a major farm reform program that seeks to boost environment-friendly agriculture.The seven-year program is to kick off next... Full Story

EU Proposal To Protect Bees Stirs Hornets' Nest

posted on February 1, 2013 at 1:15 PM

Proposal restricts the use of three pesticides. Full Story

EU cuts funding to poorest citizens

posted on October 21, 2011 at 4:21 PM

European Union nations confirmed plans on Thursday to cut over three-quarters in funding for a program that helps feed 18 million of its poorest citizens. Full Story

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