Article Photos: EU scores hat-trick with Greek, bank deals, Nobel 4/14

Greek Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras, left, speaks with German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble during a meeting of eurogroup finance ministers in Brussels on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012. The European Union on Thursday took a major step towards one of the most important transfers of financial authority away from national capitals when its member states agreed to create a single supervisor for their banks. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)