Thousands of demonstrators march during a protest against the ...
Feb 11th, 2012
(AP) - Thousands of demonstrators march during a protest against the austerity economic measures taken by the Portuguese center-right coalition government Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012 in Lisbon. Portugal's government is enacting an austerity economic program linked to a 78 billion euro ($103 billion) bailout needed in 2011. (AP Photo/ Francisco Seco) -
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - As many as 100,000 demonstrators chased away police to rally in the center of Ukraine's capital on Sunday, defying a government ban on protests on Independence Square, in the biggest show of anger over the president's refusal to sign an agreement with the European Union. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
Ukrainian police fired teargas on Monday at pro-Europe demonstrators protesting a policy U-turn back towards Russia after the prime minister said there could be no repetition of the Orange Revolution protests of nine years ago. Though the numbers were much reduced from Sunday, when tens of thousands turned out and demonstrations mainly took place p... [Full Article]
Western leaders are coming out more strongly in support of Ukrainian opposition demands, as mass protests persist in Kiev after the government abandoned a planned accord with the European Union. In a declaration Tuesday, foreign ministers of the 28 NATO member states, including US Secretary of State John Kerry, took a moderate line urging the gover... [Full Article]
By Dan Levine WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday closely questioned Google's claim that Oracle does not enjoy copyright protection over certain parts of the Java programming language. The issue, under review by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington, is being closely watched by software developers... [Full Article]