On an otherwise unremarkable day in February, a young giraffe named Marius was shot in the head by one of his caretakers at the Copenhagen Zoo. As visitors watched, he was dismembered and fed to lions.
Hellenic Seaplanes S.A., a new airline set to start flying tourists between Greek islands this summer, forecasts that sea-based commercial carriers could generate 1 billion euros ($1.4 billion) in annual revenue as European travelers return to a country emerging from recession.
Democrat Jim Slattery and Republican Vin Weber represented opposing parties for a decade in the U.S. House of Representatives. Today, the two former members of Congress are aligned in advocating for a western-leaning Ukraine.