How military spent $1TRILLION on weapons since 9/11... and bought far more M4 guns and Stryker tanks than intended Spending up from $63bn in 2001 to $136bn in 2010 $233bn of $1trillion spent from 'supplemental' funding Officials overspent on Stryker vehicles and M4 rifles
All quiet on the Western Front as haunting images of the Great War's battlefields are revealed before Remembrance DayBy Daily Mail Reporter
Last updated at 12:24 PM on 9th November 2011
With not a soul in sight, the peace and tranquility of these rural landscapes comes through loud and clear in a gallery of beautiful images. Yet, nearly 100 years ago, these same serene scenes played host to some of the bloodiest and most violent battles of World War One in which 10 million soldiers died. British photographer Michael St Maur Sheil
Why Germany needs the euro November 14, 2011: 5:00 AM ET For Germany, a weak currency has been a ticket to prosperity. The country not only needs the euro, it needs the euro zone's weakest members to remain.