President of the European Central Bank Jean-Claude Trichet stands under a picture of late Emperor Charlemagne after he received the International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen (Karlspreis) in the city ... more 
President of the European Central Bank Jean-Claude Trichet stands under a picture of late Emperor Charlemagne after he received the International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen (Karlspreis) in the city of Aachen, western Germany, Thursday, June 2, 2011. Trichet has won this year's prestigious Charlemagne Prize for his efforts to keep the euro stable amid the economic crisis, the prize committee said. The important political prize is awarded to outstanding Europeans since 1950. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Martin Meissner
Thu, Jun 2, 2011 8:30 AM EDT