Person of the Day
May's Mayday Call to Merkel
British Prime Minister Theresa May called Germany's chancellor for help on Sunday, asking Angela Merkel to assist in ending the standoff over Brexit negotiations at a summit this week.
First Chart of the Day
Austria Leans to the Right
Austrian Sebastian Kurz celebrated on Sunday night after his conservative People's Party, the ÖVP, won the majority of the vote, giving him the mandate to form a coalition government. Observers fear Austria's rightward swerve will weigh heavily on European political decision-making.
Second Chart of the Day
A Little to the Left
Germany's Social Democrats celebrated after voters in Lower Saxony reversed the SPD's losing streak, returning the state's prime minister Stephan Weil to power.
Quote of the Day
A Brief History of Tomorrow
The winner of the German economics book prize, Yuval Noah Harari, told Handelsblatt publisher Gabor Steingart how technology is shaping our world.