EU Leaders Break Deadlock, Nominate Candidates for Top Posts; German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen Nominated for President of European Commission

BRUSSELS (AP) — After three days of arduous negotiations, European Union leaders broke a deadlock Tuesday and nominated German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen to become the new president of the bloc’s powerful executive arm, the European Commission, and take over from Jean-Claude Juncker […]