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Anti-Austerity Party Wins Greek Election

A radical leftist party and its 40-year-old leader swept to power Sunday in Greece, outdistancing the conservative New Democracy party led by incumbent Prime Minister Antonis Samaras.  Alexis Tsipras, the chief of the Syriza party who will be the country's youngest prime minister in 150 years, has pledged to end years of austerity polices. However, the outcome of the election likely places Greece in conflict with the European Union and international creditors. "In the...

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