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The European Union has restricted sales of drugs used in the U.S. to execute convicts. Over 40 inmates have been killed by lethal injection in America this year alone, and supporters of the move to disrupt supplies hope it will cut that number.

Across the European Union – the ongoing debt crisis has sparked an upheaval in the bloc’s political landscape. From Greece to Italy, unelected Eurocrats are on the ascendant – as democracy gives way to a desperate struggle for economic survival. Wasting little time, Mario Monti unveiled his new strategy the very day he took office – more austerity, more cuts, and more tax hikes. But markets are far from convinced – with debt interest rates across the EU reaching catastrophic levels this week.