Glass half empty for Germany’s proud beer industry

Behind the pale yellow walls of a former Benedictine monastery on a wooded hill near Munich, the master brewers of Weihenstephan are still perfecting their art after nearly 1,000 years of making beer. Since Saint Corbinian and his monks first created a golden, nourishing beverage from local hops, the world's oldest brewery has... Read More

A woman looks at products displayed at a food store in Tokyo yesterday. – Reuters, April 18, 2014

A woman looks at products displayed at a food store in Tokyo yesterday. – Reuters, April 18, 2014

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