Candidate for the European Commission presidency Jean-Claude Juncker arrives at an European People's Party (EPP) meeting in Kortrijk June 26, 2014. Britain's slender hopes of securing Italian support ... more 
Candidate for the European Commission presidency Jean-Claude Juncker arrives at an European People's Party (EPP) meeting in Kortrijk June 26, 2014. Britain's slender hopes of securing Italian support in its campaign to stop Jean-Claude Juncker becoming European Commission president crumbled on Wednesday when Germany offered Rome a gentler interpretation of EU budget rules. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir (BELGIUM - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) less 
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Thu, Jun 26, 2014 8:24 AM EDT