For Migrants Into Europe, a Road Less Traveled

Compared with the hundreds of thousands of people who made the trek to Europe last year through Turkey to Greece, the flow of refugees and migrants on the Arctic route through Russia -- first into Norway and later into Finland -- is tiny. But the stop-go traffic has added a hefty dose of geopolitical anxiety, not to mention intrigue, to a crisis that is tearing the European Union apart.

For Migrants Into Europe, a Road Less Traveled

Compared with the hundreds of thousands of people who made the trek to Europe last year through Turkey to Greece, the flow of refugees and migrants on the Arctic route through Russia -- first into Norway and later into Finland -- is tiny. But the stop-go traffic has added a hefty dose of geopolitical anxiety, not to mention intrigue, to a crisis that is tearing the European Union apart.

Paris killers 'did not give anybody a chance'

One by one on Friday evening, all the ordinary reflexes, expectations and hopes of urban life fell away as tens of thousands of Parisians and visitors to their city confronted what President François Hollande would describe as a display of “absolute barbarity.”

Paris killers 'did not give anybody a chance'

One by one on Friday evening, all the ordinary reflexes, expectations and hopes of urban life fell away as tens of thousands of Parisians and visitors to their city confronted what President François Hollande would describe as a display of “absolute barbarity.”

Amsterdam lures alcoholics to work with beer

Fred Schiphorst's workday begins unfailingly at 9 a.m. -- with two cans of beer, a down payment on a salary paid mostly in alcohol. He gets two more cans at lunch and then another can or, if all goes smoothly, two to round off a productive day.

Amsterdam lures alcoholics to work with beer

Fred Schiphorst's workday begins unfailingly at 9 a.m. -- with two cans of beer, a down payment on a salary paid mostly in alcohol. He gets two more cans at lunch and then another can or, if all goes smoothly, two to round off a productive day.

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