WORLD: Germany's imminent unification revives old myths, stirs new concerns and demands clarity on which is which
Many Europeans see a nation that is no longer there. But the emergence of a mightier Germany means it will have to be reassuring to its neighbors while the Atlantic partners try to redesign the alliance. -- Mikhail Gorbachev takes on more powers -- and more problems. -- Israel's government stumbles and falls over the peace process.
NATION: Will a bold plan for deficit reduction turn into deja voodoo?
Democrat Dan Rostenkowski urges higher taxes and a freeze on social spending, but...