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At least 2 dead, 1 arrested in Germany shooting

Police say a person has been arrested after a shooting in the eastern German city of Halle that left two people dead. (Oct. 9)        ...

At least 2 dead, 1 arrested in Germany shooting

Source: usatoday.com

2 dead, 1 arrested after shooting near synagogue in east Germany Officers were out in force across Halle, a city of 240,000, hunting down more suspects and urging residents to stay at home or indoors. The railway station in Halle was closed as a precaution....
19:00 2019-10-09

Two dead after shooting near synagogue in eastern Germany A shooting left two dead in eastern Germany after a shooting near a synagogue on Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year and a fasting day for Jews.        ...
23:52 2019-10-09

At least 2 people are dead after a shooting at a synagogue in Germany on Yom Kippur At least two people are dead and a manhunt underway after a shooting close to a synagogue in the city of Halle, Germany, on Wednesday. Halle police tweeted: "The alleged shooter has fled in a vehicle. We are looking intensely and are asking people to stay indoors." A hand grenade was thrown by the ...
14:13 2019-10-09

Shooting near synagogue in Germany leaves at least two people dead, police say One suspect has been taken into custody. Footage aired by a regional public broadcaster showed a shooter, dressed in green combat gear and a helmet, firing down a street from behind a car....
21:26 2019-10-09

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At least 1 dead, 2 injured after shooting inside California Costco; suspect arrested A gunman opened fire inside a Southern California Costco during an argument, killing a man, wounding two other people, according to police.        ...
10:52 2019-06-15

1 dead, 2 injured in Washington state apartment building shooting; 80-year-old resident arrested Washington state police are negotiating with a suspected gunman who allegedly shot three people in a Vancouver apartment building on Thursday.        ...
07:39 2019-10-04

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Texas shooting leaves 7 dead, 19 injured; suspect dead At least 21 people were shot and five people were killed Saturday in a series of shootings in the area of Midland and Odessa, Texas, an Odessa city official told Fox News....
18:39 2019-09-01

TV vet arrested over mother-in-law's murder in Germany Strange case has so far involved a fatal car crash and a politician administering roadside first aidGerman police have arrested a TV vet over the murder of his mother-in-law in an unusual case involving a fatal car crash and a high-profile politician administering roadside first aid.Last Sunday, sho...
00:13 2019-09-27

Germany Shooting Was Live on Twitch for 35 Minutes An anti-Semitic attack that killed at least two people in the German city of Halle Wednesday was streamed live for 35 minutes, and eventually seen by some 2,200 people, the online platform Twitch......
10:52 2019-10-10

At Least Two Killed In Shooting In Germany's Halle: Police At least two people were shot dead on a street in the German city of Halle on Wednesday, police said, with media and witnesses reporting that a synagogue and a Turkish restaurant were the targets....
19:52 2019-10-09

French "Spiderman" Scales Skyscraper In Germany, Arrested Alain Robert, dubbed the French "Spiderman" for his exploits in climbing buildings around the world, was arrested Saturday in the German city of Frankfurt after scaling the "Skyper" tower, an AFP......
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Eritrean survives suspected racist shooting in Germany A 26-year-old Eritrean was apparently shot from a car by a man who later died, German authorities have said. Police believe the shooting was motivated by far-right extremism....
17:13 2019-07-23

Germany: Halle suspect confesses to Yom Kippur shooting The suspect in the synagogue attack, Stephan B., has confessed to the shooting in the eastern German city of Halle. He cited anti-Semitic and right-wing extremist motives for the attack....
21:13 2019-10-11

Two Killed in Germany Shooting After Failed Attack on Synagogue Two people were shot dead and a suspect was arrested, German police said, after what witnesses described as a failed attack on a synagogue in the eastern German city of Halle....
21:26 2019-10-09

Germany shooting streamed on Amazon's Twitch site Footage from shooting attacks in the German city of Halle on Wednesday was livestreamed on Amazon's video gaming platform Twitch, according to a Twitch spokeswoman....
21:00 2019-10-09

Germany eases curbs on shooting wolves, in nod to farmers Germany's cabinet agreed on Wednesday to loosen tight restrictions on shooting wolves to help tackle the growing threat they pose to livestock after a year-long row within Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition....
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01:52 2019-06-29

Bosnian arrested in Germany in connection with Paris Bataclan attacks Dresden prosecutors say a Bosnian man linked to the 2015 attacks on the Bataclan nightclub in Paris is under arrest in Germany's Saxony-Anhalt state. An extradition to Belgium is being considered....
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00:13 2019-06-28

Widow Of Rapper Turned ISIS Terrorist Arrested In Germany German prosecutors said Monday they have arrested a German-Tunisian woman, the widow of a German rapper turned ISIS fighter, over her alleged membership of the terrorist group....
14:26 2019-09-09

Mother of senior aide to Mexico's ex-president arrested in Germany The mother of Emilio Lozoya, the former chief executive of Mexican state oil company Pemex and a close confidant to ex-President Enrique Pena Nieto, has been arrested in Germany, Lozoya's lawyer said on Wednesday....
21:00 2019-07-24

Germany shooting suspect livestreamed attempted attack on synagogue About 35 minutes was broadcast live on Twitch in latest instance of extremists using shootings to promote propagandaThe suspected gunman in the Yom Kippur synagogue attack in Halle, Germany, broadcast his rampage on the livestreaming platform Twitch, in the latest instance of rightwing extremists us...
09:39 2019-10-10

UPDATE 7-Gunman livestreams shooting at synagogue in Germany, kills two A gunman killed two people in a synagogue and a nearby kebab shop on Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish year, in an attack in the German city of Halle that he livestreamed on a video-gaming platform....
00:13 2019-10-10

| WATCH | Germany shooting livestreamed despite efforts by tech companies Just weeks after a broad effort announced by tech platforms to curb the spread of violent content, a video of the deadly shooting in the German city of Halle was posted online, where it was seen by some 2 200 people....
16:39 2019-10-10

Eritrean survives shooting in Germany, suspected shooter dies A 26-year-old Eritrean was apparently shot from a car by a man who later died, German authorities have said, citing preliminary information. The police are looking into xenophobia as a possible motive....
10:39 2019-07-23

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03:26 2019-06-18

How the Synagogue Shooting in Germany Fits Into a Global Pattern of Far-Right Terrorism Around noon on Wednesday, a 27-year-old German man drove to a synagogue in the city of Halle in eastern Germany with the aim of killing as many Jews as possible. It was Yom Kippur, the holiest day in the Jewish calendar. The attacker failed to get past the perimeter gate of the synagogue, and then a...
01:26 2019-10-11

Drunk man armed with samurai sword, starter pistol arrested in Germany Police in the German town of Grünstadt had to subdue an intoxicated man carrying a samurai sword and firing blanks from a starter pistol into the air....
00:26 2019-10-06

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16:26 2019-06-12

Suspect arrested after shooting in apartment lobby Police say a man opened fire Thursday in the lobby of an apartment building for senior citizens, killing one and wounding two and then barricaded himself inside his apartment before surrendering. (Oct. 3)        ...
07:39 2019-10-04

Suspected mastermind in Ortiz shooting arrested Authorities in the Dominican Republic say they have arrested the mastermind behind the shooting of baseball great David Ortiz earlier this month in an apparent case of mistaken identity....
01:52 2019-06-29

Live Stream of Germany Shooting Turns Spotlight to Amazon's Twitch Amazon.com Inc.’s Twitch has become a go-to place to watch people play videogames, but this week that same platform broadcast a horrific crime that highlights the challenge of preventing extremists from showing their violent acts in real time....
02:13 2019-10-11

FIFA Women's World Cup: Germany find their shooting boots just before the knockouts Germany have qualified for the knockout stages after coming through Group B unbeaten and without conceding a single goal. Monday's 4-0 win over South Africa was welcome but routine. Now there are bigger tests to come....
18:39 2019-06-19

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20:39 2019-10-09

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09:26 2019-06-19

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11:00 2019-06-12

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18:52 2019-07-31

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18:52 2019-10-03

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14:52 2019-09-09

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19:52 2019-10-06

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08:52 2019-06-18

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16:00 2019-10-12

Four dead, five wounded in Kansas bar shooting Four people were killed and five others wounded after a suspect entered a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, early Sunday and started shooting, police said. Police responded to the incident overnight at Tequila KC on 10th Street and Central Avenue after receiving the first 911 call at about 1:27 a.m., acco...
20:13 2019-10-06

Two men dead after shooting in the Bronx: cops Two people were killed on Sunday night after a shooting in the Bronx, cops said. A 21-year-old man and a 17-year-old man were both shot on White Plains Road near Adee Avenue in Allerton at around 11:42 p.m., according to police. The 21-year-old was struck in the neck and the teenager was shot in the...
12:26 2019-08-12

4 dead, 3 seriously injured in Brooklyn shooting Four people were killed and three seriously injured in a shooting on Utica Avenue in Brooklyn early Saturday, authorities said. The shooting took place at what is believed to be an after hours club, a source said. Two people were brought in for questioning in the early stages of the investigation, s...
14:13 2019-10-12

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21:26 2019-06-28

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05:26 2019-06-15

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17:00 2019-06-30

Soldier hailed as hero after El Paso shooting arrested on suspicion of going AWOL The Army soldier praised as a hero for guiding a group of children to safety during the Aug. 3 mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, that left 22 people dead has been arrested for alleged desertion....
22:26 2019-10-04

Texas teen arrested after grandmother thwarts mass shooting plan A Texas teen was arrested after his grandmother thwarted his plan to carry out a mass shooting at a local hotel, officials said. William Patrick Williams, 19, was charged Friday with making false statements to a firearms dealer after telling his grandmother that he bought an AK-47 rifle, according t...
21:01 2019-08-05

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03:00 2019-07-10

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01:39 2019-06-18

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22:52 2019-07-01

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20:00 2019-06-01

4 dead, 5 others injured in shooting at Kansas City bar Four people were killed and five others injured in a shooting early Sunday at a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, police said.        ...
14:52 2019-10-06

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14:52 2019-06-04

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16:13 2019-05-26

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07:13 2019-09-20

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01:52 2019-10-10

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13:00 2019-09-01

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05:00 2019-09-01

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03:26 2019-06-01

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22:26 2019-07-02

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20:52 2019-10-08

Zebra shot dead after escaping from circus in Germany, causing traffic accident A runaway zebra was shot dead on a highway after bolting from a circus in Germany on Wednesday and caused a traffic accident in addition to "property damage," according to officials....
14:52 2019-10-03

Three Mexicans dead in Texas shooting just north of border Three Mexicans were among the 20 people who died in a shooting in El Paso, Texas, on Saturday, said Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who expressed condolences to both Mexican and American victims in the attack just north of Mexico....
07:26 2019-08-04

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10:13 2019-06-15

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15:13 2019-08-04

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15:13 2019-08-04

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06:26 2019-09-20

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03:00 2019-08-04

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18:00 2019-08-07

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04:39 2019-10-13

One dead, two injured in Seattle subway station shooting A shooting at a Seattle subway station has left one person dead and two injured, police told The Seattle Times. Two suspects were being sought early Sunday, officials said. The gunfire rang out on the northbound tunnel platform of the Link light rail’s Westlake station at 9:20 p.m. local time....
12:52 2019-09-14

Texas shooting: five dead and 21 injured near Midland and Odessa Gunman, described as white man in mid-30s, shot deadRampage began after suspect’s car was stopped by policeFive people have been killed and 21 injured after a shooting near the twin towns of Midland and Odessa in west Texas.The gunman, who opened fire after his car was stopped by police on Saturday ...
09:00 2019-09-01

Kansas City shooting leaves four dead and five injured at bar Two gunmen opened fire at 1:30am at the Tequila KC BarPolice say shooting believed to have stemmed from earlier disputeAuthorities say two gunmen opened fire in a Kansas City, Kansas, bar and shot nine people, killing four early Sunday.The shooting is believed to have stemmed from an earlier dispute...
08:26 2019-10-07

Shooting at South Carolina bar leaves two dead, eight wounded Police in South Carolina were hunting for suspects on Saturday after at least one person opened fire before dawn at a crowded bar in the city of Lancaster, killing two people and wounding eight others, officials said....
22:00 2019-09-21

Kansas City bar shooting leaves several dead and injured Four people were killed and five others injured in a shooting early Sunday at a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, police said.        ...
22:13 2019-10-06

4 dead, several injured at shooting in Brooklyn ‘gambling’ den : cops Four men were killed and five others injured in a wild shootout at an after hours gambling den in Brooklyn early Saturday, authorities said. The shooting unfolded just before 7 a.m. at the Triple A Aces Private & Social Rental Space on Utica Avenue in Crown Heights, a source said. Seven people wer...
20:52 2019-10-12

Texas shooting leaves at least 21 injured and 5 dead: police A suspect, identified as a white male in his mid-30s, was killed during an exchange of gunfire with police, Odessa police Chief Michael Gerke told reporters....
11:26 2019-09-01

7 dead, 22 injured in Odessa, Texas, shooting: Here's what we know now The shooting occurred between Odessa and Midland, Texas, after a routine traffic stop turned violent around 3 p.m. local time Saturday.        ...
10:26 2019-09-02

Wanted parolee arrested in fatal shooting of ‘trailblazing’ Sikh officer killed in Texas A wanted parolee with a lengthy criminal record has been arrested and charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a “trailblazing” Sikh sheriff’s deputy from Houston. Robert Solis, 47, ran up behind Officer Sandeep Dhaliwal as he was walking back to his car Friday during a tr...
03:39 2019-09-29

Army specialist with heroic claim of saving children during El Paso shooting arrested for desertion An Army specialist who claimed to save multiple children during the August mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, was arrested for allegedly deserting his Fort Bliss post....
00:26 2019-10-06

Teen arrested in Houston road rage shooting that burned tots in fireworks explosion A teen was arrested Monday in the Texas Fourth of July road rage shooting that caused fireworks to explode inside a moving pickup, burning two small children and their parents....
23:00 2019-07-08

Man arrested with huge arsenal of high-powered weapons; allegedly planning mass shooting California police arrested a man with several high-powered weapons they say was planning a mass shooting at a Long Beach hotel where he worked.        ...
20:52 2019-08-22

Nephew of NBA star John Wall arrested in connection with shooting that paralyzed woman: report The nephew of Washington Wizards star John Wall was arrested for his alleged involvement in a Maryland road rage shooting that left a woman paralyzed last month....
22:39 2019-09-05

Mother of 2-year-old who allegedly vanished from his bed is arrested; police think boy is dead Police in Hampton, Virginia, Friday night announced that the mother of a 2-year-old boy who was reported missing Monday has been arrested and said they believe the child is dead. The charges against Julia Leanna Tomlin, 34, are still pending, police said. “Tonight, our hearts and prayers conti...
01:52 2019-07-01

Roommate arrested after 44-year-old found dead on west side TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department is currently investigating a homicide that happened Thursday afternoon on Tucson’s west side. According to TPD, at around 4:30 p.m., police received a 911 call for a request of an ambulance at an apartment located at 235 E. Mohave Rd. After the offic...
15:00 2019-09-07

South Texas officer shot dead, suspect arrested A Texas police officer has been shot and killed in what officials say was the line of duty, and a suspect is in custody. No details have been released on what led to the shooting.        ...
18:26 2019-06-21

Germany: Asylum-seeker who killed Kandel teen found dead in prison cell An Afghan asylum-seeker who was convicted of murdering a 15-year-old German girl in 2017 has been found dead in his prison cell. The murder case sparked months of anti-immigrant rallies and counterprotests....
15:52 2019-10-10

Kansas man, 18, arrested in shooting that wounded New York Giants draft pick, killed college teammate A Kansas man was charged in the April shooting that left New York Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine wounded and one of the player’s teammates dead, police said Friday....
22:39 2019-07-15

11th suspect arrested in David Ortiz's shooting as details emerge on who allegedly paid for attempted hit Dominican Republic authorities arrested an 11th suspect in the murder-for-hire plot against former Rex Sox player David Ortiz as details emerge on who allegedly paid for the attempted hit....
07:52 2019-06-19

North Carolina student arrested with guns in his dorm room was planning shooting spree, police say A 19-year-old freshman arrested in his dorm room at a North Carolina university with two firearms was planning a shooting spree, police say.        ...
20:26 2019-08-29

7 dead, 22 injured in Odessa, Midland, Texas shooting: Here's what we know now The shooting occurred between Odessa and Midland after a routine traffic stop turned violent around 3 p.m. local time Saturday.        ...
21:00 2019-09-01

One Person Is Dead at Washington State Retirement Home Shooting At least one person was shot dead and multiple people were injured during a shooting at an apartment tower for senior citizens in Vancouver, Washington. The alleged shooter was an 80-year-old building resident, The Columbian reported....
13:39 2019-10-04

At least 12 reported dead in Texas Walmart shooting, suspect in custody A pair of gunmen wielding AK-47-style weapons turned a Texas Walmart into a slaughterhouse Saturday, killing at least a dozen people, according to news reports. Only one suspect was in custody after the 11 a.m. shooting in El Paso, CNN reported. The massacre had left a total of 22 people shot, accor...
22:26 2019-08-03

Shooting at Brooklyn illegal gambling club leaves four dead Three wounded with non-life-threatening injuriesMayor Bill de Blasio laments ‘senseless gun violence’Four people were killed and three wounded in a shooting early on Saturday at an illegal gambling club in New York City, police said.The six men and one woman were shot just before 7am in a building i...
02:39 2019-10-13

At least four dead, two more injured after Australian gunman goes on shooting spree: reports At least four people are dead and two more are injured after a lone gunman opened fire Tuesday night in a suburb just outside of Darwin, Australia, police said....
16:00 2019-06-04

At least 9 dead, 27 injured. Victims identified. What we know about the Dayton, Ohio shooting Nine people were killed and at least 27 were injured when a gunman opened fire in Dayton, Ohio. Here's what we know.        ...
06:00 2019-08-05

| WATCH: Teen behind latest US mass shooting that left three dead A 19-year-old has been identified as the gunman in the latest mass shooting in the United States, a rampage which left three dead including two children and 12 other people injured....
18:39 2019-07-31

Virginia Beach shooting: 11 dead, including suspect, 6 injured NEW DETAILS: Eleven people were killed in shooting in Virginia Beach. http://bit.ly/2JQss6J Posted by News 4 Tucson – KVOA on Friday, May 31, 2019 VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – 6:46 p.m. 11 people have been pronounced dead, and another six are injured following Friday’s shooting at the V...
01:52 2019-06-01

TPD: One dead, another injured after south side apartment complex shooting TUCSON – Police are investigating a south side shooting that left a man dead and another injured early Wednesday morning. Tucson Police Department says officers responded to multiple 911 calls at approximately 3:30 a.m.,  reporting shots fired in Rancho del Mar, an apartment complex near Campb...
20:00 2019-08-28

Three dead, one injured in shooting in Dutch city of Dordrecht: ANP news Three people were killed and a fourth seriously injured in a shooting at a home in the Dutch city of Dordrecht on Monday evening, news agency ANP reported....
22:00 2019-09-09

Gunman dead, 2 injured in second California Costco shooting in three days A gunman shot two people in a Costco parking lot Monday afternoon in Southern California before turning his weapon on himself.        ...
08:13 2019-06-18

Police chief: 5 dead in West Texas mass shooting ODESSA, Texas (AP) — At least five people were dead after a gunman who hijacked a postal service vehicle in West Texas shot more than 20 people, authorities said Saturday. The gunman was killed and three law enforcement officers were among the injured. The shooting began with a traffic stop where gu...
05:00 2019-09-01

4 dead, 5 others injured in shooting at Kansas City bar; manhunt underway Four people were killed and five others injured in a shooting early Sunday at a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, police said.        ...
19:52 2019-10-06

Shooting in Vancouver, Wash., Senior Apartments Leaves 1 Dead The 80-year-old gunman, who was a resident of the building in Washington, was taken into custody after retreating inside his apartment for two hours, the authorities said....
08:26 2019-10-04

Shooting in California Costco leaves 1 person dead, 2 injured CORONA, Calif. — A gunman opened fire inside a Southern California Costco during an argument Friday night, killing a man, wounding two other people and sparking a stampede of terrified shoppers before he was taken into custody, police said. Police swarmed the Costco after shots were reported at the ...
12:26 2019-06-15

Police: Maryland rapper found dead after shooting, car crash ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A man who beat hundreds of other rappers to win a national competition in 2016 is dead, and police say he was shot. Annapolis police said Saturday that 32-year-old Edward Montre Seay of Chester was shot while driving through the city on Friday night. His car crashed, and Seay d...
21:39 2019-06-08

Louisiana mom arrested for murder after bringing dead 5-year-old daughter to hospital ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) – An Alexandria woman has been charged with second-degree murder in connection to the death of her 5-year-old child on July 17. According to the Alexandria Police Department, Jasmine Anderson, 24, of Alexandria, was picked up on Tuesday morning in Bunkie and transported ...
12:39 2019-07-24

California man arrested after cops find him unconscious next to dead infant, authorities say Authorities in northern California say a 29-year-old man who they arrested was found unconscious in a home Saturday afternoon with a 13-month-old baby at his side....
20:52 2019-09-15

Aunt’s boyfriend arrested after missing Dallas 18-month-old found dead DALLAS (KXAS) – Dallas police say they have arrested a 27-year-old man and charged him with felony injury to a child in connection with the death of Cedrick Jackson, an 18-month-old boy reported missing Wednesday morning. Dallas police said Thursday afternoon they recovered the remains of a sm...
08:52 2019-07-12

At least 4 dead, 2 injured in Southern California stabbing rampage; suspect arrested A series of stabbings and robberies in Southern California Wednesday night killed and injured multiple people, police said.        ...
11:26 2019-08-08

Nebraska woman with concealed-carry permit arrested on assault charge after shooting fleeing shoplifting suspect A Nebraska woman was arrested and charged with first-degree assault Friday after police say she shot a fleeing shoplifter in the arm earlier this month....
02:13 2019-08-31

20 Dead After Shooting At Walmart In Texas, Police Suspect "Hate Crime" El Paso Walmart Shooting: A gunman armed with an assault rifle opened fire on shoppers at a packed Walmart store in El Paso, Texas on Saturday, killing 20 people in the latest mass shooting in the......
03:52 2019-08-04

20 people dead, 24 injured in El Paso Walmart; shooting suspect, 21, held A mass shooting left 20 people dead and at least 26 people injured -- including some Mexican nationals -- at a Walmart Supercenter in El Paso, Texas, on Saturday afternoon....
09:39 2019-08-04

Darwin shooting: four people dead as police reveal suspect was on parole Northern Territory police say alleged gunman was ‘well known’ to them and was wearing an electronic monitoring bracelet at the timeAt least four men are dead and a woman is injured after a suspected bikie recently released from prison allegedly went on a shooting spree in Darwin’s city centre.NT pol...
16:39 2019-06-04

4 dead, 5 others injured in shooting at Kansas City bar; manhunt underway for 2 gunmen Four people were killed and five others injured in a shooting early Sunday at a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, police said.        ...
09:39 2019-10-07

Husband confirmed dead after wife died shielding son in El Paso shooting The husband of the young mom shot dead as she shielded her baby boy from the El Paso gunman, was also killed in the massacre, his brother said Sunday night. Family and friends of Andre Anchondo looked for him for nearly a day after Saturday’s mass shooting at the Texas Walmart. At around 6:30 ...
06:26 2019-08-05

Shooting in Dayton, Ohio, kills at least 9 people and injures 27; suspect also dead At least nine people were killed and 27 people injured early Sunday when a gunman wearing body armor and carrying ammunition magazines opened fire in a crowded bar in Dayton, Ohio, officials said. Nearly a dozen terrified patrons sought cover in a bathroom, not sure if people desperately pushing on ...
19:26 2019-08-04

One dead, 11 wounded in bar shooting in Playa del Carmen in Mexico; no tourists injured The local tourism council said leaders have worked to keep popular tourist destinations safe with surveillance cameras and modernizing police force.        ...
00:39 2019-05-22

Suspect in 2012 Missouri fatal shooting found dead in Mexico PIERCE CITY, Mo. (AP) — The suspect in a 2012 fatal shooting at a Missouri cookout has been found dead in Mexico. The Lawrence County Sheriff’s office says U.S. marshals notified investigators that Martin Meza had been found dead of an apparent gunshot wound to the head. Meza was charged with ...
23:13 2019-06-06

At least 20 dead. Suspected gunman could face death penalty. What we know about the El Paso shooting At least 20 people were killed after a suspected gunman went on a rampage Saturday at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Here's what we know so far.        ...
06:00 2019-08-05

Alabama teenager allegedly admits shooting dead five family members 14-year-old boy initially claimed he heard gunshots upstairsFather, stepmother and siblings found deadA teenager who called 911 and said he had heard gunshots has admitted to killing five members of his family, Alabama authorities said.Deputies responding to the home in Elkmont early on Tuesday morn...
19:52 2019-09-03

At least 21 dead. Suspected gunman could face death penalty. What we know about the El Paso shooting At least 21 people were killed after a suspected gunman went on a rampage Saturday at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Here's what we know so far.        ...
19:39 2019-08-05

4 dead, 5 others injured in shooting at Kansas City bar; manhunt underway for 2 gunman Four people were killed and five others injured in a shooting early Sunday at a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, police said.        ...
22:13 2019-10-06

Convo Over ‘Snitching’ Said to Have Sparked Shooting That Left Nipsey Hussle Dead Just before he was gunned down, Nipsey Hussle had a brief discussion with his alleged killer about whether the man had been “snitching,” prosecutors told the grand jury in the case....
05:13 2019-06-28

Multiple Dead In Shooting At Texas Shopping Mall, Suspect In Custody A shooting at a Walmart store in Texas left multiple people dead on Saturday with police warning that more than one gunman may have been involved in the attack....
00:26 2019-08-04

Early morning officer-involved shooting leaves one suspect dead Tucson Police Dept. is investigating an early morning officer-involved shooting that left one suspect dead. Tucson police responded to a burglary in progress in the 100 block of west Calle Nuevo Vida around 12:42 a.m. Sunday. As officers arrived at the scene a vehicle was seen leaving with suspects ...
20:52 2019-06-16

Illegal immigrant arrested in Florida in car theft that left disabled dog, Zorra, dead Florida detectives have nabbed a 19-year-old illegal immigrant who they say is responsible for a recent car theft that caused the death of a disabled dog....
19:52 2019-10-11

Man arrested after 65-year-old found dead with multiple stab wounds in Casa Grande CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – A man was arrested Thursday in connection to the murder of a 65-year-old woman who was found dead at her home in Casa Grande with multiple stab wounds. According to Casa Grande Police Department, Patricia Roberson was found dead on the floor of her home, located in the 500...
00:13 2019-08-31

Mom arrested after bringing dead daughter to hospital claiming her neck was injured in wreck Police arrested the mother of a 5-year-old girl who her brought to an Alexandria hospital said the girl's neck was injured in an auto accident.        ...
23:13 2019-07-24

German synagogue shooting that left 2 dead on Yom Kippur unsettles Jewish community After an anti-Semitic attack on a synagogue in Germany Wednesday left two people dead, officials are working to reassure the Jewish community, which is unsettled amid rising concerns about far-right extremism....
17:00 2019-10-10

Shooting at 'illegal gambling' club in Brooklyn leaves 4 dead, 3 injured, police say Four people are dead and three more were injured after a shooting erupted at an “illegal gambling” club in New York City early Saturday morning, police said. ...
22:00 2019-10-12

Brother of Simone Biles faces four charges from shooting that left three dead in Cleveland Tevin Biles-Thomas, the biological brother of U.S. Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, faces four charges, including murder, voluntary manslaughter and perjury.       ...
02:39 2019-08-31

One dead, 2 injured in Washington senior living facility shooting; suspect in custody Police responded to an active shooter situation on Thursday at a senior living apartment building in downtown Vancouver, Washington, that left at least three people injured, according to reports....
09:13 2019-10-04

Ilhan Omar slammed for blaming NRA for Virginia shooting that left 12 people dead National Rifle Association (NRA) spokeswoman Dana Loesch ripped Rep. Ilhan Omar after she blamed the gun rights group for the deaths inside a Virginia Beach municipal building on Friday....
16:01 2019-06-01

UPDATE El Paso shooting: 20 people dead, 26 injured, suspect in custody, police say EL PASO — A gunman opened fire Saturday in a Walmart and around a nearby shopping mall in El Paso, Texas, leaving 20 people dead and 26 injured, and prompting calls for urgent blood donations for the wounded, law enforcement officials said. Employees and shoppers described scenes of confusion ...
01:52 2019-08-04

El Paso community quickly comes together to donate blood after mass shooting leaves 20 dead The "outstanding" El Paso, Texas, community came together on Saturday to donate blood after a gunman opened fire at a Walmart store, killing at least 20 people and injuring another 26....
18:39 2019-08-04

5 dead, 21 wounded in mass shooting in Midland-Odessa, Texas; shooter killed At least five people have been killed and 21 injured in Midland, Texas. The shooter was shot and killed by police. The incident started with a traffic violation. The driver opened fire on the officer and fled the scene.        ...
05:52 2019-09-01

Stepmom arrested after missing 10-year-old Indiana girl found dead wrapped in trash bag GAS CITY, Ind. (WPTA) — A four-day search for a missing 10-year-old comes to a tragic end. Wednesday morning, Indiana State Police say they found the body of Skylea Rayn Carmack inside a shed at her family home wrapped in a plastic trash bag, and the person who reported her missing in the first plac...
00:26 2019-09-05

Ukrainian captain arrested in fatal boat crash that left 7 dead, 21 missing: police A Ukrainian man captaining the cruise ship that collided with a Hungarian sightseeing boat Wednesday night, killing at least seven people, has been arrested on suspicions of endangering water transport, police said....
19:52 2019-05-31

Ohio shooting: Nine dead as gunman opens fire in Dayton bar hours after El Paso massacre Nine people have been confirmed dead and 16 have been injured after gunman opened fire in a bar in Ohio, hours after 20 people were gunned down in a Walmart in Texas....
11:13 2019-08-04

12 killed in Virginia Beach shooting; suspect, city engineer DeWayne Craddock, is dead _____ Twelve people were killed and five injured Friday afternoon after a shooter opened fire at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center in Virginia, officials said. Responding officers shot the suspect, a longtime city engineer named DeWayne Craddock, who also later died, Virginia Beach police Chief Ja...
20:13 2019-06-01

Man attacks immigrant detention center in Washington state, found dead after police shooting TUCSON– A day before the Trump administration was set to conduct mass roundups of undocumented immigrants around the U.S., a man threw incendiary devices at an immigrant detention center in Washington state and was later found dead at the scene after police opened fire. The unidentified suspec...
04:26 2019-07-14

Federal leaders discuss gun violence after Mississauga shooting left teen dead, 5 injured Peel Regional Police said the intended targets of the shooting in northeast Mississauga, just outside Toronto, appeared to be a group preparing to film a rap video, and the 17-year-old victim was a bystander. Police are now searching for at least seven suspects who they say fired semi-automatic hand...
06:52 2019-09-16

Stadium worker attacked on way home less than 200 yards from fatal shooting among four dead in just 48 hours in London A young man on his way home from work was beaten to death in a park last night, making him the fourth person to be murdered in a weekend of bloodshed....
14:26 2019-07-08

CORRECTS: Arkansas woman arrested in connection with the killing of a former state senator found dead outside her home. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — CORRECTS: Arkansas woman arrested in connection with the killing of a former state senator found dead outside her home. (Corrects APNewsAlert to reflect she was a former state senator). The post CORRECTS: Arkansas woman arrested in connection with the killing of a former sta...
02:26 2019-06-15

Chicago apartment shooting leaves 4 dead at dinner table, 1 critically wounded by neighbor, police say A Chicago man with “anger management issues” killed four of his neighbors as they ate dinner and critically wounded another in a shooting Saturday at an apartment complex on the city’s Northwest Side, police said....
20:39 2019-10-13

Anti-Semitism linked to fatal German synagogue shooting that left 2 dead, suspect in custody A shooting near a synagogue in Germany on Wednesday that left two people dead was a hate crime, according to a top security official, who said prosecutors believe the attack might've been spurred anti-Semitism and far-right motives....
21:52 2019-10-09

Norway mosque shooting probed as 'act of terrorism,' woman found dead at home of suspect, police say A shooting at a mosque outside Norway's capital that left one person injured is being investigated as a possible act of terrorism, officials said Sunday. ...
00:26 2019-08-12

Florida Fish & Wildlife officials say someone has been shooting alligators after several were found dead in a Collier County canal (WBBH/NBC News) The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is working with law enforcement to find out who shot several alligators found dead in a Collier County canal. “It’s ridiculous. Why kill an animal that’s not bothering you and is where it needs to be?” alligator trapper Ray ...
07:52 2019-06-22

Kansas City bar shooting suspect arrested, second 'armed and dangerous' suspect still at large One of the accused triggermen in a deadly Kansas shooting early Sunday remained "armed and dangerous" and on the loose Monday amid a desperate police hunt that had already netted one of the men believed to be behind the barroom bloodbath....
20:52 2019-10-07

Suspect in mosque shooting near Oslo faces murder charge for woman found dead in his home, police say A man suspected of opening fire at a mosque in a suburb of Oslo, Norway, on Saturday has been charged with the murder of a woman found dead in his home, a police official said....
10:39 2019-08-11

Seattle light rail station shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded; cops release video of suspect Authorities in Seattle released video on Saturday of a suspect fleeing after a shooting at a downtown light rail station the day before left one man dead and two wounded. ...
16:52 2019-09-15

Police chief: Number of dead in Virginia Beach shooting increases to 12; additional victim died on way to hospital VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Police chief: Number of dead in Virginia Beach shooting increases to 12; additional victim died on way to hospital. The post Police chief: Number of dead in Virginia Beach shooting increases to 12; additional victim died on way to hospital appeared first on LEX18.com....
05:13 2019-06-01

Ohio shooting: Nine dead and dozens injured as gunman opens fire in Dayton bar hours after El Paso massacre Nine people have been confirmed dead and 24 more have been injured after a gunman wearing body armour opened fire at a bar in Ohio, hours after 20 people were gunned down in a Walmart in Texas....
22:26 2019-08-04

| Norway mosque shooting: Dead woman linked to alleged gunman as cops probe 'attempted act of terror' The shooting at a mosque near Oslo is being treated as an "attempted act of terror", Norwegian police said Sunday, with the suspect appearing to harbour far-right, anti-immigrant views....
16:39 2019-08-12

Texas high school student arrested after allegedly hitting principal, threatening school shooting A Texas high school student was arrested on Tuesday after allegedly assaulting his principal, a police officer and threatening to use a gun in a school shooting, reports said....
01:26 2019-09-23

Police: Man dead after police-involved shooting PHOENIX, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland say a man is dead after at least one officer fired a gun while responding to an emergency call. Baltimore County Police said on Twitter that authorities received a call about a man with a weapon Saturday morning. Police said officers responding to the call saw ...
03:26 2019-06-23

A dead planet is orbiting a dead sun in a distant dead solar system A piece of a planet that survived the death of its star has been spotted orbiting the stellar corpse. Planets in our solar system may look similar when the sun dies...
14:33 2019-05-21

Germany 'hypocritical' on NATO: US envoy to Germany Richard Grenell US President Donald Trump's top diplomat in Berlin said German politicians were not committed enough to NATO's defense spending target. He also said the country should have learned a better lesson from WWII....
14:39 2019-05-21

Former West Germany star Bernd Schuster: 'Ter Stegen should be Germany's No. 1' When Bernd Schuster left Cologne for Barcelona in 1980, he was one of the first Bundesliga players to move to Spain. He spoke to DW about his move and two Germans who followed in his footsteps decades later....
11:00 2019-05-22

Pennsylvania woman arrested for drunk driving after going to pick up boyfriend arrested on DUI charge A Pennsylvania woman was arrested last week for drunk driving after police say she showed up at the station “intoxicated” while coming to pick up her boyfriend who had previously been arrested on a DUI charge. ...
18:52 2019-09-17

Ohio shooting: Police have identified 24-year-old man as suspect who killed 9 in Dayton shooting A 24-year-old man has been identified as the shooter who killed nine people, including his 22-year-old sister, Megan Betts, in Dayton, Ohio.        ...
06:00 2019-08-05

Mother of the El Paso shooting suspect reportedly called police weeks before shooting concerned that her son owned an 'AK' type firearm Associated Press/John Locher The mother of the accused El Paso shooter called Texas police weeks before the shooting after she was worried that her son owned an "AK" type firearm, CNN reported. Despite having flagged the issue to authorities, police did not act further on the matter as her son, 21,...
22:00 2019-08-09

El Paso shooting: Father of teen killed in Parkland Florida shooting creates mural in Texan city where 20 died in massacre A father whose teenage son was killed in the Parkland school shooting in Florida has created a mural in El Paso, where 20 people were killed in a mass gun attack....
02:26 2019-08-06

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar E3 2019 PC rumours Red Dead Redemption 2 updates this week extend beyond mere content updates to the game and Red Dead Online, but also some sneaky suspicions that the game could be released on PC too....
17:00 2019-06-09

Japan stabbing attack leaves at least 2 dead, 16 hurt; suspect dead, reports say A knife-wielding man attacked commuters -- including schoolchildren -- waiting at a suburban Tokyo bus stop during the morning rush hour Tuesday, killing at least one person and wounding at least 19 others before he killed himself, Japanese police and media said....
08:39 2019-05-28

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar Soundtrack Release Date Red Dead Redemption 2 news this week focuses on some new content updates for Red Dead Online and a surprise announcement for The Music of Red Dead Redemption 2: Original Soundtrack...
21:26 2019-06-15

North Carolina woman, Australian man were shot dead in Canada, 'possible' link to missing teens, dead man A North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend were shot to death before their bodies were discovered last week along a remote stretch of highway, Canadian authorities revealed Monday....
16:26 2019-07-23

Leon Edwards: MMA saved me from being 'dead, in prison or dead broke' Leon Edwards will fight Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC Fight Night on Saturday. For Edwards, getting to this point meant leaving a life filled with violence, crime and gangs....
16:39 2019-07-18

Robert Hunter, Grateful Dead lyricist and poet, dead at 78 The poet behind much of the Grateful Dead’s anthology has passed away: Robert Hunter died Monday at 78. Family members said in a statement Tuesday that the experimental rock legend’s enduring songs will help him live on forever. “It is with great sadness we confirm our beloved Robert pas...
22:39 2019-09-24

Barbershop shooting suspect put gun to child's head after shooting boy's father, police say A 28-year-old man faces charges of murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and kidnapping from incident at Tallahassee, Florida, barbershop.        ...
23:52 2019-06-21

Parents of Parkland shooting victim near El Paso during shooting: 'We have to open our hearts' Patricia Oliver said she and her husband were in Juárez visiting immigrant shelters Saturday when she heard about the El Paso mass shooting.        ...
14:52 2019-08-06

Grateful Dead songwriter, Robert Hunter, dead at 78 Robert Hunter, the songwriter who wrote lyrics for The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello and other musicians, died Monday according to a statement from his family....
04:13 2019-09-25

'They're shooting right there': Eyewitness video shows Odessa, Midland, Texas shooting At least 7 people were killed and 21 injured when a traffic stop turned into a deadly shooting rampage near Odessa and Midland, Texas, police say.        ...
21:00 2019-09-01

Former Oklahoma state senator found dead with gunshot wound is 2nd GOP ex-lawmaker found dead in two days A former Republican state senator in Oklahoma was found dead with a gunshot wound in his home Wednesday, the second former GOP state lawmaker found fatally wounded in as many days....
06:13 2019-06-08

US Military in Germany: What you need to know A decision to move US troops out of Germany would mark a major change in the defense relationship between the two countries and reshape the basis of American military presence in Europe since WWII....
04:39 2019-08-21

This Isn't The Best Germany Ever, But They Can Still Beat Anyone For a normal national team, Germany’s recent run of relative success would be cause for celebration: quarterfinalists at both the 2017 Euros and 2011 World Cup, with a semifinals appearance at the 2015 World Cup and a 2013 Euro title. Oh, plus Olympic gold in 2016. For Die Nationalelf, though, this ...
23:13 2019-06-05

What does Germany do for Ukraine? US President Donald Trump told his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelenskiy in a controversial phone call that Germany does "almost nothing for Ukraine." Is there any truth to his claim?...
08:00 2019-09-28

The war on upskirting in Germany Loopholes in Germany's penal code allow upskirting — the act of secretly taking images under a person's clothes without consent — to go unpunished. Now two women have decided to take action....
17:13 2019-08-27

Germany looking for more after easing into last eight Germany maintained their perfect women's World Cup record by reaching the quarter-finals with another solid performance in a 3-0 win over Nigeria on Saturday, but they are looking for more....
21:26 2019-06-22

Germany's Syria conundrum What is Germany willing to do to stabilize Syria? Will it prolong its anti-IS mandate? How does its large Syrian community affect matters? Ahead of the mandate's expiration, German lawmakers are debating the way forward....
20:13 2019-09-03

Kai Havertz, the candidate for Germany With both Ilkay Gündogan and Nico Schulz out injured, Germany have to make some adjustments for their Euro 2020 qualifier against Northern Ireland. Joachim Löw might give a young talent the chance to show his quality....
14:52 2019-09-09

What Do Germany Have To Do To Get Anyone At Home To Pay Attention? BERLIN — “We play for a nation that doesn’t even know our name.” So begins a video released last month by the German national women’s soccer team, right in time for the start of the Women’s World Cup. Die Nationalelf, two-time World Cup winners and one of the favorites in the tournament, was packing...
00:00 2019-06-14

Germany's most beautiful places Germany has been center stage through much of world history. Today, travelers head to the fascinating city of Berlin to get a firsthand look at remnants of 20th century events, such as World War II and the Cold War....
17:39 2019-07-11

Germany to buy three new Bombardier jets Germany's government will buy three new Bombardier jets this year, RND newspapers reported on Tuesday, adding that the deal would have a volume of 240 million euros ($268.51 million)....
22:39 2019-06-18

Germany's 16 states: Thuringia Be it Wartburg or Weimar, Goethe or Gropius — he legacy of famous Germans leads to Thuringia. In 2019, the Bauhaus will be the main focus. The school revolutionized architecture 100 years ago....
15:26 2019-06-05

Germany to mediate in Iran Envoy Jens Plötner had been involved in drawing up the 2015 JCPOA treaty and went to Tehran with the aim of seeing it preserved. He was told that Iran's patience was over....
00:13 2019-05-24

Germany's 16 states: Berlin 2019 Berlin celebrates itself — as a city of modernity, of women, of freedom. With 100 years of Bauhaus, 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall and a public holiday dedicated to women....
18:39 2019-06-19

Germany to ban use of glyphosate from end of 2023 Germany will ban the use of the weedkiller glyphosate - the subject of billion-dollar U.S lawsuits over claims it causes cancer - from the end of 2023 and limit its use before then, the Environment Ministry said on Wednesday....
17:39 2019-09-04

Is Germany edging toward recession? Fresh figures suggest that Europe's biggest economy may be heading for a recession, as its growth slowed in the second quarter. Calls for more fiscal stimulus are growing louder, but the government sees no need for it....
05:00 2019-08-15

Germany's 16 states: Saarland It's easy to relax in Saarland, far from mass tourism. Michelin-starred cuisine, a Franco-German way of life and the world's first industrial UNESCO World Heritage site are the pride of this small, Francophile state....
18:52 2019-07-31

Germany's DAX: 2 Stunning Charts You Won't See Elsewhere The 30 largest stocks of Europe's biggest economy are "dramatically outperforming the rest of Europe," goes a common opinion today. So, is there anything to worry about?...
01:52 2019-06-08

Germany without Marozsan because of a broken toe Germany will be without Dzsenifer Marozsan for the rest of the group stage at the Women's World Cup because of a broken toe       ...
18:52 2019-06-11

How can Germany better protect its synagogues? A wooden door was all that stood between worshippers and a neo-Nazi terrorist bloodbath at a German synagogue on Judaism's holiest day. Leaders of Germany's Jewish community are asking for better protection....
21:13 2019-10-11

Germany's oldest zoo turns 175 Since its opening in 1844, the development of the Berlin Zoo has directly reflected the history of Germany. Here's how colonialism, the Nazi era and the Cold War left their mark on the institution....
21:52 2019-08-01

Germany set to ban glyphosate from end of 2023 The German government has agreed to ban the use of the controversial weedkiller glyphosate. Austria has already banned the chemical, which has been linked with cancer....
07:00 2019-09-05

Germany's Siemens to cut 2,700 jobs Siemens has announced massive job cuts in its power generation division as it seeks to make cost savings. The industrial giant is undertaking a major restructuring with the aim of cutting more than €2 billion in costs....
23:52 2019-06-18

Germany's 16 states: Hamburg People the world over are talking about the Elbphilharmonie concert hall, Hamburg's new landmark, but there's much more to see in the northern German port city....
17:00 2019-08-21

Are deportations from Germany on the rise? Germany’s amended laws on migration and asylum will soon come into force. This includes legislation to facilitate deportations. But what is going to change? Answers to the most important questions....
14:00 2019-08-01

Will Germany's Hollywood elect far-right AfD mayor? The populist AfD party may soon win its first mayoral post nationwide. Voting in the small, but once grand city of Görlitz is seen as a bellwether for how well the far-right message resonates in the former East Germany....
01:00 2019-06-15

Opinion: Germany is fighting for its identity On the 80th anniversary of the first battle of World War II, the right-wing populist AfD party scored its strongest-ever results in two states. Germany is now wrestling with itself, says DW's Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl....
22:39 2019-09-01

Former East Germany still lags behind west Thirty years after German reunification, there are still systemic economic and psychological problems to overcome, the government's top official for eastern affairs said....
10:26 2019-09-26

Germany's 16 states: Saxony-Anhalt Artistic landscaped gardens; lots of middle ages flair; a hot spot of modern Bauhaus architecture — for visitors, that means: UNESCO World Heritage sites wherever you look in Saxony-Anhalt....
12:52 2019-07-24

Germany's conservatives divided on how to cope with far-right AfD Two politicians in Angela Merkel's CDU have drawn their bosses' anger for suggesting their voters share goals with the AfD. The conservative party remains divided on how to confront the populist far-right threat....
00:13 2019-06-22

UPDATE 1-Germany to buy three new Bombardier jets Germany's government will buy three new Bombardier jets this year, RND newspapers reported on Tuesday, adding that the deal would have a volume of 240 million euros ($268.51 million)....
22:26 2019-06-18

Germany urges US to talk with Iran German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says a thaw in US-Iran tensions must result in new talks about the 2015 nuclear deal. European leaders have struggled to prevent Iran suffering under crippling new US sanctions....
20:39 2019-08-30

Germany: Man killed with 'sword' in Stuttgart Police have arrested a suspect after widespread manhunt in the southern German city. A man was stabbed in broad daylight with what was described as a "sword."...
12:13 2019-08-01

France, Germany spar over EU leadership Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron are at odds over the best candidate to lead the European Commission. The German chancellor backs center-right Manfred Weber, but the French president has other ideas....
01:26 2019-05-29

Germany's 'Little Tokyo' celebrates Japan Day Sushi, origami and anime — these may sound like scenes from an average day spent in Tokyo. But once a year, fans of Japanese pop culture get to live out their wildest dreams in the Rhineland....
18:00 2019-05-27

Lagarde's First Job as ECB Boss: Sway Germany Christine Lagarde may be world renowned as head of the IMF, but her first big challenge as European Central Bank president would be to win over skeptics in her next home country: Germany....
17:52 2019-07-04

Lagarde's First Job as ECB Boss: Charming Germany Christine Lagarde may be world renowned as head of the IMF, but her first big challenge as European Central Bank president would be to win over skeptics in her next home country: Germany....
14:13 2019-07-04

Self-driving parking gets regulatory nod in Germany Daimler and Bosch will use the Mercedes-Benz Museum's parking garage to launch a self-driving valet parking feature that can be accessed via a smartphone app and requires no safety driver....
01:26 2019-07-24

Dane becomes Germany's first foreign mayor Claus Ruhe Madsen has become the first foreigner to rule a German city after being elected as Lord Mayor of Rostock. The Danish national presented himself as pragmatic and environmentally conscious....
23:39 2019-06-16

Germany vs. Argentina: Player ratings A young Germany side without any of its 2014 World Cup winners faded after a strong first half to draw 2-2 with Argentina. Serge Gnabry and Kai Havertz were on the scoresheet but who impressed and who struggled?...
03:39 2019-10-10

Germany: AfD set for second spot in eastern elections Voters went to the polls in Saxony and Brandenburg, two states in Germany's former east. The far-right AfD has become the second biggest party in both regions....
09:39 2019-09-02

KfW: Germany’s source of cheap capital Germany is famous for its engineering and infamous for its banks – but how does a $4 trillion economy get by with only one battered global systemically important bank? And is the answer also the problem or an example to follow?...
19:00 2019-09-18

Poland, Germany and the shadow of World War II To this day, German-Polish ties are haunted by the events of World War II. The invasion of Poland cast a long shadow, as demonstrated by current demands for reparations and plans to erect a memorial to Polish victims....
01:00 2019-09-01

It's now a 'very appropriate' moment for Germany to consider spending more, EU policymaker says The German government should now look to ease its rules on fiscal spending in an effort to bolster its flagging economy, Valdis Dombrovskis, a vice-president of the European Commission, told CNBC Friday....
19:39 2019-09-13

Spain beats Germany 2-1 to win Under-21 Euros UDINE, Italy (AP) — Spain beat Germany 2-1 to match Italy with a record fifth title at the Under-21 European Championship on Sunday. Fabian Ruiz opened the scoring with a long-range strike early on, then Dani Olmo doubled the advantage in the 69th from close range after goalkeeper Alex Nubel could n...
00:26 2019-07-01

Germany calls for 'immediate' end to Sudan violence Violence in Sudan "cannot be justified," the German Foreign Ministry said after the military killed numerous peaceful protesters in Khartoum. The UN Security Council plans to hold a closed door meeting on Tuesday....
00:13 2019-06-04

Germany Is Wrong About Nuclear Power Volkswagen’s boss is right to criticize his country’s decision to privilege coal over atomic power. Berlin is a long way from hitting its climate targets....
11:13 2019-06-04

Germany: Conflict in AfD pulling party to the right In at least three German states, extremist elements of the far-right Alternative for Germany are threatening to take over the party. The nationalist wing led by Björn Höcke is becoming increasingly powerful....
13:13 2019-07-07

For Europe, There's an Upside to Germany's Slowdown Germany’s economic slowdown, though no doubt bad for Europe in the short term, could be helpful over a longer period by easing a rift between the region’s stronger north and weaker south over pro-growth policies....
22:26 2019-07-07

Who disarms Germany's WWII bombs? Defusing bombs dropped over Germany during World War II is Horst Lenz's calling. He is summoned around 1,000 times a year to clear explosive devices. Lenz is guided by Murphy's Law: Anything that can go wrong, will....
14:26 2019-07-03

Estonia vs. Germany: Player ratings In a game featuring two halves of differing quality, Germany overcame an early red card to defeat Estonia 3-0. Ilkay Gündogan led the second half with a hand in all three goals, but who were the tops and flops?...
06:13 2019-10-14

Germany needs to ban Hezbollah, US Ambassador Grenell says The US ambassador to Germany called for the German government to completely ban the Lebanese paramilitary group Hezbollah as violent terrorists, warning that the group is recruiting members and soliciting donations....
09:13 2019-09-06

Germany: Trio convicted of killing gay man Three intoxicated men, aged 22 to 26, have been sentenced for beating a gay man to death in a railroad yard in Chemnitz last year. The prosecution said the group's extreme right-wing views played no role in the killing....
08:26 2019-06-08

Germany: Far-right offenses rise in 2019 Neo-Nazis and other far-right groups have committed 8,605 crimes in 2019 so far. The rise of anti-migrant and neo-Nazi groups has alarmed the authorities....
05:00 2019-08-15

Germany: Jewish man attacked in Berlin German police are looking for two men who attacked a man wearing Jewish clothing while he was walking in Berlin. The number of violent anti-Semitic attacks in Germany increased between 2017 and 2018....
05:00 2019-08-15

Germany's Teamviewer in top 2019 European IPO The maker of German device connectivity software Teamviewer has gone public on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. Its IPO completed as the biggest in the tech field since the bursting of the dot-com bubble....
11:39 2019-09-25

Housekeeping in Germany: 'You clean up my mess and I pay you for it!' Nine out of 10 housekeepers in Germany are paid under the table. Attempts to register them have failed, but Heike managed to accomplish it. DW visited her in Berlin....
01:00 2019-08-11

Opinion: The deadly danger of being a Jew in Germany Worshippers at a synagogue in the eastern German city of Halle only narrowly escaped a mass shooting by a neo-Nazi on a Jewish holiday. Anti-Semitism should not be trivialized, says DW Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl....
23:26 2019-10-10

1,000-year-old sarcophagus opened in Germany Archaeologists have exhumed a 1,000-year-old sarcophagus in the German city of Mainz, uncovering the decomposed remains of what could be a former Archbishop who died in the 11th century....
15:39 2019-06-07

Kids in Germany to name exoplanet, star German schools, kindergartens and amateur astronomers have been asked to come up with names for two heavenly bodies. The huge exoplanet and its star currently go by the unpoetical catalog numbers HD 32518 and HD 32518b....
14:39 2019-06-07

Germany's 'gay' Paragraph 175 abolished 25 years ago When Paragraph 175 of the German Penal Code was abolished 25 years ago, homosexuality ceased to be separately regulated. DW takes a look back at a history of persecution in West and East Germany....
18:13 2019-06-11

Are there any princes or princesses left in Germany? Germany's palaces are major tourist attractions, but where did all the kings and queens go? Here's why you might hear about German royals today, even though the country's monarchy was abolished a century ago....
05:00 2019-08-15

Opinion: Why Germany beats the pessimists While investors from all over the world seek their fortunes in Germany, the prophets of doom are talking down Europe's biggest economy. Facts and fears hugely diverge, says economist Thomas Straubhaar....
14:39 2019-06-07

Opinion: The US and Germany — an everyday estrangement US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has just been to Berlin. The composed diplomatic courtesy shows just how far Germany and the US have drifted apart, writes DW's Jens Thurau....
21:13 2019-05-31

Germany recognizing more foreign degrees As Germany tries to fill critical gaps in its skilled workforce, officials are recognizing more foreign professional degrees. Nurses, doctors and other health care professionals had the highest rates of approval....
17:00 2019-08-21

Opinion: Is the only safe Jew in Germany an invisible one? That the German government's anti-Semitism commissioner advised Jews against wearing a yarmulke is a scandal. If Felix Klein is right, then German society has a fundamental problem, writes Michel Friedman....
17:52 2019-05-31

The future of youth football in Germany German football has an issue at youth level. Next week, a decision will be made on the reforms that could be suggested. There is an approach that could revolutionize the country's approach to youth football....
03:26 2019-06-18

Germany: We're analysing who is behind Saudi oil attack Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday that Germany was working with its partners to find out who carried out the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, adding the incidents posed a danger of the situation escalating further....
11:52 2019-09-16

Opinion: The significance of Germany's constitution Most Germans greatly value their constitution, which is also a result of Germany's dark Nazi past. But even so, Germany must work hard to preserve its democracy, argues former constitutional judge Udo Di Fabio....
09:52 2019-05-23

Germany's far-right AfD throws out regional leader The Alternative for Germany (AfD) has finally thrown out one of its most controversial figures. Doris von Sayn-Wittgenstein was accused of supporting a group accused of Holocaust denial....
12:00 2019-08-29

Why Germany May Need to Fight Recession With Spending Germany is the economic engine of Europe -- and it’s running on fumes. After a decade of near-constant expansion, the economy is flirting with recession. Germany’s export-dependent companies are deeply exposed to fallout from rumbling trade disputes, and the critical auto industry is struggling with...
11:39 2019-09-18

Next-generation Porsche 911 dazzles in Germany Porsche showed off their latest generation 911 Carrera range at a drive event in Germany. These next-gen models draw heavy inspiration from classic 911s of past bringing the same quintessential 911 shape, cylinder count and layout. It is discernible only by a sleek strip of light across the rear and...
16:13 2019-06-21

Polish hotel cancels on Germany's far-right AfD The right-wing populist party has threatened legal action against the Radisson Blue in Szczecin. The meeting had been booked in Poland after the AfD was unable to find accommodation in Germany....
20:52 2019-06-28

Academic upgrade for Germany's spies Germany has set up a special degree program to build up its national intelligence community. But it's only open to a select few — thoroughly vetted — students....
02:52 2019-07-14

Germany launches Alliance for Multilateralism The Alliance for Multilateralism is a loose group of nations working to boost international cooperation. Its purpose is to tackle global issues such as disarmament, digitalization and climate change....
08:00 2019-09-28

Opinion: The significance of Germany's Basic Law Most Germans greatly value their Basic Law, which is also a result of Germany's dark Nazi past. But even so, Germany must work hard to preserve its democracy, argues former constitutional judge Udo Di Fabio....
15:26 2019-05-23

Here's why Silicon Valley is in California, not in Germany The future is being invented in California, not in Germany. An entrepreneur and a VC who work in both places say the reasons for this are deep-rooted and will be very difficult to overcome — but things are improving....
15:13 2019-08-12

Germany's TeamViewer valued at 5.25 bln euros in IPO German software company TeamViewer priced its initial public offering on Tuesday at 26.25 euros per share, valuing the connectivity specialist at 5.25 billion euros ($5.8 billion) in Europe's biggest stock market listing this year....
03:52 2019-09-25

Germany looks to 'lead' US-Iran talks European powers hope to broker a new round of negotiations between the United States and Iran in a bid to prevent the collapse of the 2015 nuclear deal, Germany’s top diplomat said Saturday....
03:52 2019-06-09

Germany's 16 states: Lower Saxony Whether hiking in the mudflats of the North Sea coast or horse riding in the Lüneburger Heide heath- Niedersachsen is considered a top holiday destination in Germany because of its diversity of landscapes....
13:00 2019-07-17

| What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France? There were cries of "Stop Brexit" from the crowd gathered in Berlin afternoon, as UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met German Chancellor Angela Merkel and sat awkwardly as the band selected for the occasion struck up the two nations' anthems....
15:39 2019-08-22

Germany's 16 states: Schleswig-Holstein White sandy beaches, red-white lighthouses and a constant steady breeze shape the coasts of Schleswig-Holstein. The federal state in the far north offers two seas for exploring: the North Sea and the Baltic Sea....
04:39 2019-06-28

Some Cosplay From Germany's Biggest Anime Con DoKomi is Germany’s biggest anime show, with over 45,000 people turning up in Düsseldorf last month for video games, panels, music acts and cosplay....
02:52 2019-07-22

Germany sweats through hottest June day ever An intense heat wave in Germany has pushed the temperatures soaring to a record 38.6 degrees Celsius on Wednesday. Authorities placed a speed limit on highways, as fire brigades prepare to deal with possible accidents....
04:39 2019-06-28

Can tourism save wolves in Germany? Apex predators can be difficult neighbors. But a new approach being taken in Germany could offset the economic damage they can cause while increasing acceptance of their renewed presence in the country....
15:26 2019-08-03

Germany's Merkel seen shaking again in Berlin Angela Merkel has again been seen shaking at a public appointment, after a previous incident was attributed to heat and dehydration. Germany is in the midst of a heat wave that has seen temperatures soar....
04:39 2019-06-28

Germany: AKK urges more money for military The German defense budget is set to increase by almost €2 billion. But it's still not enough, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has warned. Key projects "may be endangered" without more funds for the armed forces....
21:39 2019-09-11

Is socialism the future for Germany's ailing SPD? The Social Democrats are struggling for relevance after a decadelong crisis of faith. DW's Austin Davis traveled to Munich to see whether socialism could be the answer to what's dogging Germany's oldest political party....
01:13 2019-07-09

Controversial art patrons: What is the situation in Germany? Following the boycott of the Sackler family in various museums, private sponsors are being examined more carefully. The president of the International Council of Museums' German chapter cites some disturbing cases....
16:13 2019-08-16

US threatens to withdraw troops from Germany The US says it might pull out some troops from Germany amid rifts over a naval mission in the Persian Gulf and defense spending. The remarks from the US ambassador come ahead of two presidential trips to Europe....
13:39 2019-08-09

What drives the far-right AfD's success in eastern Germany? The far-right Alternative for Germany continues to make gains after strong showings in two eastern state elections. What lies behind the party's success in the former East?...
17:00 2019-09-03

Germany to ban use of glyphosate from end of 2023: sources The German government will ban the use of controversial weedkiller glyphosate - the subject of U.S lawsuits over claims it causes cancer - from the end of 2023, two government sources said on Wednesday....
12:39 2019-09-04

More foreign teachers working in Germany There are more teachers from abroad working in German schools than ever before. The last 10 years has seen an increase of 61% in the number of foreign teachers....
12:00 2019-10-02

Germany to ban use of glyphosate weedkiller by end of 2023 Chemical is blamed for death of insects and suspected to cause cancer in humansGermany has said it will phase out the controversial weedkiller glyphosate because it wipes out insect populations crucial for ecosystems and pollination of food crops.The chemical, also suspected by some experts to cause...
17:39 2019-09-04

Film dubbing as high art in Germany Last night’s German Dubbing Awards ceremony honored the star voices behind foreign films dubbed into German. But what makes a nation full of polyglots so attached to watching films in their native language?...
04:39 2019-05-25

Why is Donald Trump ignoring Germany? With Trump due to attend the G-7 in France and later visit Poland, many are wondering why a stop-over with Angela Merkel in Berlin isn't on the list. Experts say the cold shoulder move is part of a wider strategy....
16:39 2019-08-22

Germany: Gay conversion 'therapy' ban presented "Homosexuality is not a disease and does not require treatment," said Health Minister Jens Spahn. There are believed to be about 1,000 cases in Germany each year....
14:00 2019-06-11

Germany withholds aid money from Uganda In 2018, the United Nations found that millions of dollars of aid money had been stolen in Uganda. Now Germany has partially stopped its funding in a bid to force Uganda to speed up investigations....
04:39 2019-05-25

Gynecologists in Germany fined for abortion advertising BERLIN (AP) — A German court has fined two gynecologists for violating a ban on advertising abortions, the first such case to be tried since the rules were loosened earlier this year. The Berlin district court on Friday fined the two women 2,000 euros ($2,250) each because their practice’s web...
16:39 2019-06-14

Germany prepared to take in 25% of migrants who arrive in Italy by sea Interior Minister Seehofer has made the gesture ahead of EU talks on migration later this month. The issue has been one of hot debate in recent years following a spate of arrivals in the Mediterranean....
03:13 2019-09-14

Costumed 'merchants' journey through southern Germany Altogether 170 costumed participants are traveling a historical route often used by German merchants in past centuries. Dozens of horses are also involved in the two-week re-enactment....
09:26 2019-06-02

Germany remembers 'Holocaust by bullets' in Ukraine Between 1941 and 1944, German soldiers and police shot and killed more than 1 million Jews in Ukraine. The German government now wants to raise awareness of this chapter in history....
12:52 2019-08-29

East Germany: A failed experiment in dictatorship Germany was divided between 1945 and 1990. Exactly 70 years after the foundation of East Germany, and 30 years after the peaceful revolution that spelled its demise, that division remains palpable....
07:13 2019-10-07

What's happened to Germany's world class players? The lack of a German on FIFA's shortlist of the best men's players and the low key loan move of a key man in World Cup 2014 give cause for reflection. Did Germany's golden generation peak early? And who's behind them?...
01:39 2019-08-01

Germany's 16 states: North Rhine-Westphalia A cosmopolitan approach to life in Cologne, industrial heritage in the Ruhr region, open countryside in Westphalia: North Rhine-Westphalia is a state of contrasts....
14:26 2019-07-03

Greeks the darlings of the credit industry in Germany A survey of a leading price comparison platform shows that banks in Germany are most keen on granting credit to Greeks living in Germany. But native Germans come a close second, way ahead of people from other nations....
20:39 2019-08-30

Germany debates World War II memorial for Poland Supporters and critics of a Berlin memorial to commemorate Polish victims of World War II debate how to honor those killed by the Nazi regime. Some question if national monuments are the best way to remember the past....
22:13 2019-07-03

Is Germany moving toward Trump's stance on Iran? Having blamed Iran for the drone attack on Saudi oil facilities, Angela Merkel's government seems to be following in the footsteps of Donald Trump's White House. Yet conflicts of interest complicate the German position....
02:13 2019-09-25

Germany's von der Leyen mooted as EU Commission chief German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen emerged as a leading contender to head up the European Commission on Tuesday as part of a proposal to break a summit stalemate over who should run the EU's top institutions....
18:26 2019-07-02

Suspending parliament: Why it couldn't happen in Germany British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's constitutional maneuvers to prorogue Parliament would be unthinkable in Germany. Constitutional law professors in the country say they're baffled by recent developments in the UK....
02:39 2019-08-30

Opinion: Germany faces turbulent times The resignation of Social Democrat leader Andrea Nahles makes early elections in Germany more likely. But both the CDU and the SPD should avoid any hasty decisions, says DW Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl....
21:00 2019-06-02

Edward Snowden still eying asylum in Germany American whistleblower Edward Snowden has once again expressed interest in seeking political asylum in Germany. He has warned that if he turns up dead, it will not be the result of suicide....
06:26 2019-09-14

China’s currency pain is Germany’s gain A devaluation of China’s currency during the ongoing trade war with the US may lead to more prosperity for Germany and the rest of the world, except the United States. But not much, an ifo report suggests....
14:52 2019-10-07

Germany's Longest Bond Goes Negative for First Time Investors face having to pay to lend to the German government at every single maturity after yields on the country’s longest-term bond dipped into negative territory....
17:26 2019-08-02

Nearly 13,000 violent rightwing extremists now living in Germany Scale of problem revealed as details emerge of suspect in pro-refugee politician’s murderNearly 13,000 violent rightwing extremists are living in Germany, the chief of the country’s domestic intelligence service, which is investigating the murder of a pro-refugee politician, has revealed.Thomas Hald...
01:13 2019-06-19

Why the state elections in eastern Germany are important Elections on Sunday in Saxony and neighboring Brandenburg, two federal states in former East Germany, have the entire country holding its breath. The far-right AfD is poised to do well, and the results could be historic....
19:26 2019-08-31

Germany: Escaped cobra captured after 5-day hunt A highly venomous snake spent several days on the loose in a German town, prompting authorities to evacuate several houses. It was eventually spotted by a worker who had been mowing the grass....
19:26 2019-08-31

Income inequality in Germany on the rise: study A study found a widening income gap between the poorest and the rich. Researchers found a slight decline in income inequality in eastern Germany compared to the west, but the large gap between the two regions persists....
13:39 2019-10-07

Germany: Condor to keep flying thanks to government loan As a subsidiary of Thomas Cook, the German airline's future has been in doubt. The firm is now working to ensure its insolvent British parent company cannot make any financial demands....
11:39 2019-09-25

Germany fines Facebook for under-reporting complaints German authorities have fined Facebook 2 million euros ($2.3 million) for under-reporting complaints about illegal content on its social media platform in breach of the country's law on internet transparency....
16:26 2019-07-02

Amazon Web Services creates 500 jobs in Germany Amazon Web Services said on Monday it was creating 500 jobs in Germany and opening a new office in Munich that will showcase what cloud computing can do for potential clients in Europe's largest economy....
11:00 2019-09-16

3 Mosques Across Germany Evacuated Over Bomb Threats At least three mosques across Germany were evacuated on Thursday after receiving bomb threats through e-mails, prompting the police to beef up security....
05:26 2019-07-12

| Ter Stegen hits back at Neuer in Germany row Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre Ter Stegen has accused Manuel Neuer of making "inappropriate" comments in a war of the words between the two Germany stoppers....
05:26 2019-09-17

Tips from the professionals on how to apply for the perfect job in Germany Like every country, Germany has its own unique set of rules when it comes to applying for a job. Many companies are trying to make the process easier and fair, but a lot of HR departments still like to see a photo....
20:26 2019-08-02

Germany's first 5G network launched by Deutsche Telekom Germany's largest telecom company has launched the country's first 5G network, but for now it only works in two cities and with a €900 smartphone. By the end of 2020, 5G coverage is due in 20 German cities....
11:52 2019-07-04

Germany debates stepping up active cyberoperations The recent US cyberattack against Iranian weapons systems is just the latest example of how conflicts are spilling into the virtual sphere. Germany, however, is hesitant to join the digital arms race. DW investigates....
04:39 2019-06-28

Germany's Von der Leyen secures powerful EU executive top job Germany's Ursula von der Leyen secured European parliamentary approval on Tuesday to become the first female European Commission president on a platform of a greener, fairer and rule-based Europe....
21:52 2019-07-16

Germany's Selmayr to quit as top EU civil servant Secretary-General Martin Selmayr looks set to quit next week. The German drew rebukes last year over his sudden rise to Commission general secretary and combatant advocacy for outgoing president Jean-Claude Juncker....
18:00 2019-07-16

Police operation at Hoyerswerda school in Germany There are local reports of a large police operation at a high school in eastern Germany. It reportedly came after the discovery of a threatening letter....
19:39 2019-10-01

A recession in Germany could mean economic damage for these countries Data out Monday showed the manufacturing sector in Germany has weakened over the last couple of months, adding to other gloomy indicators, with economists considering whether a recession is on its way....
15:52 2019-06-28

Germany: Over 600 attacks on refugees in first half of 2019 Asylum-seekers and refugees continue to be the targets of attacks in Germany — and they are almost always victims of far-right violence. Offenses range from verbal slurs to arson and dangerous bodily harm....
21:00 2019-09-05

Germany gambles on green with carbon cap plan The German government is set to present a new climate-change policy on Friday that will likely include a carbon-pricing initiative to cap the use of fossil fuels in Europe's largest economy, where the Greens party is enjoying a surge in support....
16:13 2019-09-18

Germany promises US greater military involvement Defense spending and the Strait of Hormuz were on the agenda during Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer's trip to Washington on a mission to strengthen ties. US President Trump often criticizes Germany's military expenditure....
02:13 2019-09-24

Germany’s Merkel faces balancing act in Beijing German Chancellor Angela Merkel has arrived in Beijing, where she faces the challenge of balancing human rights concerns and economic discussions with one of Germany’s largest trading partners...
05:39 2019-09-06

Merkel says Germany is open for Chinese investment German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that Germany is open for Chinese investment and she welcomes all Chinese companies to invest in the country....
07:13 2019-09-06

Germany's Angela Merkel at 65: The chancellor who defined an era Angela Merkel was born on July 17, 1954. She became German chancellor in 2005, fundamentally changing the country. Often praised for her calm demeanor, her time in power has nonetheless been turbulent....
06:52 2019-07-17

Germany second-largest destination for migrants: OECD While the United States took the top spot, Germany came in second as the largest single destination for migrants. Although humanitarian migration has significantly dropped, family and labor migration are on the rise....
18:39 2019-09-18

WTO decision will weigh on Airbus, Germany's Merkel says A decision by the World Trade Organisation (WTO) allowing the United States to target goods imported from the European Union over illegal subsidies to Airbus will weigh on the planemaker, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday....
20:00 2019-10-02

Dumpster diving remains illegal in Germany Justice ministers from Germany's federal states have rejected proposals to legalize taking discarded food from supermarket garbage containers. Millions of tons of edible groceries are thrown away each year in Germany....
22:52 2019-06-06

Retracing Germany's tragic Kindertransport, 80 years later Just months before the outbreak of the Second World War, 10,000 mostly Jewish children were granted refuge in England. Eighty years later, survivors are retracing a painful journey that is still relevant today....
20:00 2019-07-09

Afghanistan airstrike haunts Germany, 10 years on Lawyers for the Afghan survivors of a 2009 NATO airstrike say they are still seeking adequate compensation for their clients and a criminal prosecution of the German officer who ordered the bombing...
09:52 2019-09-04

Kids in Germany called on to name exoplanet, star German schools, kindergartens and amateur astronomers have been asked to come up with names for two heavenly bodies. The huge exoplanet and its star currently go by the unpoetical catalog numbers HD 32518 and HD 32518b....
10:26 2019-06-07

Potential pitfalls for Germany's new defense minister For decades Germany's Defense Ministry has been plagued by scandals, from far-right extremists in the ranks to broken military equipment. Can Merkel's heir apparent Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer improve its image?...
17:26 2019-07-17

Lea Schüller: The goals to lead Germany to glory Easygoing and dangerous in front of goal: the young striker is the new hope for Germany ahead of the Women's World Cup in France. Can her goals lead Germany to the title in France this summer?...
11:52 2019-06-07

A personal look at some central differences between China and Germany Comparing China and Germany is like comparing apples with oranges, says Megan Chua from Singapore. After living in both countries, she talks about some striking differences between the two nations....
18:39 2019-09-18

Opinion: Huawei's 5G plan for Germany is a bad deal China does everything it can to block access to information, particularly from the foreign press. So letting a Chinese firm build Germany's 5G network is naive, to say the least, says DW Director General Peter Limbourg....
20:00 2019-07-09

How startup culture in Germany is securing the best talent Germany is known for an efficient workforce. However, this may be outdated when it comes to company culture. Now to keep top talent, many companies are following startups and trading in ties for T-shirts....
09:13 2019-09-06

Germany playmaker Dzsenifer Marozsan out with broken toe Germany are to be without key midfielder Dzenifer Marozsan for at least the rest of the group stage at the Women's World Cup in France. Marozan suffered a broken toe during Germany's opening match....
14:00 2019-06-11

Germany: Draft bill to ban plastic bags on the way The use of plastic bags is on the decline in Germany, but the 64% decrease since 2015 doesn't go far enough for Environment Minister Svenja Schulze. Her department has drafted a bill to ban them completely....
12:00 2019-09-06

Germany stroll into last 16 with comfortable win over South Africa Germany sealed top spot in Group B as they eased past South Africa with a 4-0 Women’s World Cup victory in Montpellier on Monday.Following 1-0 wins in their opening two matches against China and Spain, the reigning Olympic champions progressed to the last 16 in style while their opponents were sent ...
00:00 2019-06-18

Germany sees surge in weapon seizures from far-right Police seized more than a thousand weapons in 2018, during raids on far-right groups amid increasing concerns about militant attacks. Experts are alarmed at the almost two-thirds increase....
12:00 2019-09-28

Germany's von der Leyen begins EU charm offensive The German defense minister was grilled by Green, Socialist, and free-market liberals as she faces an uphill battle to secure the European Commission presidency. Many are unhappy with the process of her nomination....
22:00 2019-07-10

Cool cars at the IAA Auto Show in Germany The IAA auto show in Frankfurt Germany is an international platform for the very latest developments in the world of mobility.       ...
01:39 2019-09-10

Jonathan Powell on UK politics and comparisons with Germany Looking at the state of British politics, where politicians are branded “traitors” and judges called “enemies of the people”, with Tony Blair's former chief of staff....
18:26 2019-07-12

In Germany, an early test of VW's global EV aspirations Volkswagen Group's sprawling plant in Zwickau, eastern Germany, is the world’s first car factory switching seamlessly from combustion engines to electric motors. And it’s the opening salvo in a global race, and a $33 billion bet by VW, to convert or add seven other EV factories in Europe, Asia and t...
23:39 2019-09-09

Germany: Identitarian movement classified as far-right extremist Germany's domestic intelligence service has identified the country's Identitarian movement as an extremist entity. The group, which claims to defend European identity through ethnopluralist ideology, has gained traction....
14:26 2019-07-11

In Germany, an early test of VW's global EV ambitions Volkswagen Group's sprawling plant in Zwickau, eastern Germany, is the world’s first car factory switching seamlessly from combustion engines to electric ones. And it’s the opening salvo in a global race, and a $33 billion bet by VW, to convert or add seven other EV factories in Europe, Asia and the...
18:26 2019-09-09

Germany sees surge in weapon seizures from far right Police seized more than a thousand weapons in 2018 during raids on far-right groups, amid increasing concerns about militant attacks. Experts are alarmed at the increase....
04:00 2019-09-29

Made in Germany: German products have best reputation According to a new YouGov poll, products made in Germany have the best reputation with international consumers. The poll saw Chinese-manufactured products lagging far behind....
18:13 2019-09-30

Netherlands beat Germany in six-goal thriller "Euro 2020 qualifying, Group C - Germany 2 (Gnabry 9\u0027, Kroos pen 73\u0027), Netherlands 4 (De Jong 59\u0027, Tah OG 66\u0027, Malen 79\u0027, Wijnaldum 90+1\u0027)"...
03:39 2019-09-07

Germany's von der Leyen supports Brexit extension Ursula von der Leyen has tried to sway socialists and liberals on a possible Brexit delay. She also confirmed she will step down as German defense minister, regardless of whether she is successful in her presidency bid....
18:13 2019-07-15

Germany's youth wake up to their political power The European Parliament elections clearly showed that Germany's young people want their voice to be heard. Observers say a new political generation is rising, with new ways of sharing its thoughts and priorities....
20:39 2019-06-08

Germany and Spain Open With Tense Victories Germany beat China, 1-0; Spain won in the event for the first time, beating South Africa, 3-1; and Marta was ruled out of Brazil’s opening game against Jamaica....
23:00 2019-06-08

EURO 2020 qualifying: Germany get the job done in Belarus Germany make it two wins from two in EURO 2020 qualifying Group C. In the first competitive meeting between the two nations, Germany were better and converted just enough of their chances to get the victory....
23:39 2019-06-08

Germany beats Belarus without coach Loew BORISOV, Belarus (AP) — Germany brushed off the absence of coach Joachim Loew to beat Belarus 2-0 on Saturday in European Championship qualifying, but remains behind fast-starting Northern Ireland in the standings. With Loew sitting the game out after injuring himself in the gym, assistant Marcus So...
00:00 2019-06-09

Sane, Reus seal Germany win over Belarus "Germany eased past hosts Belarus 2-0 with goals from Leroy Sane and Marco Reus on Saturday to make it two wins from their first two Euro 2020 Group C qualifiers."...
00:13 2019-06-09

Neo-Nazi Appointed District Mayor in Germany Stefan Jagsch, the deputy state leader of an extreme-right party, was appointed because no one else wanted the job. He’s also the only one who does email, said a member of the board....
03:39 2019-09-10

ChargePoint teams up with MVV Energie to expand in Germany Silicon Valley-based ChargePoint, one of the world's largest operators of charging stations for electric vehicles, said it had teamed up with local German utility MVV Energie to further expand in Europe's largest economy....
20:00 2019-06-28

Activists in Germany demand legalization of abortion Abortion in Germany, while pratically possible for most women, technically remains a criminal offence in all cases. Opponents of the laws want a full legalization, but that alone won't improve access, some activists say....
08:00 2019-09-28

Germany: 'No rift' between Chancellor Merkel and likely successor The head of Germany's ruling Christian Democrats has dismissed claims she was thrown off the chancellor's plane to the US due to a row. Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is widely tipped to replace Merkel as chancellor....
20:00 2019-09-29

A job nobody wants: Germany's Social Democrats seek a leader Germany's troubled Social Democrats (SPD) on Monday discussed appointing three caretaker leaders after Andrea Nahles quit, with members appalled by plummeting popularity agitating for the party to leave Chancellor Angela Merkel's scrappy coalition....
14:39 2019-06-03

Austrian firm fails in bid to take over Germany's Osram AMS was unable to meet the requirements set for the proposed buyout, but has vowed to keep pursuing Osram. The struggling lighting company has said it will try to continue on independently....
21:39 2019-10-04

Combat 18: The neo-Nazi network facing a ban in Germany Germany may soon ban the neo-Nazi group Combat 18 as a terrorist organization. Given Germany's history, and a recent killing allegedly tied to neo-Nazi circles, the main mystery may be why it hasn't been banned yet....
23:13 2019-07-05

Germany's Heiko Maas pushes multilateralism at UN Working together is "not a betrayal" and shows love for one's own country, top diplomat Heiko Maas said at the UN General Assembly, contradicting US President Trump's anti-globalist speech days before, albeit indirectly....
12:00 2019-09-26

Why is Germany putting an Afghan man on trial for war crimes? An Afghan man is facing charges of war crimes at a Munich court. He isn't a German citizen, nor were his alleged crimes committed in Germany. So why is he being tried in the country?...
23:13 2019-07-05

EU will respond to U.S. tariffs with its own measures: Germany's Maas The European Union will take retaliatory measures in response to new U.S. tariffs on European goods, Germany's foreign minister, Heiko Maas, told newspapers in remarks published on Friday....
09:13 2019-10-04

Germany's AfD in-fighting leading to rightward shift In at least three German states, extremist elements of the far-right Alternative for Germany are threatening to take over the party. The nationalist wing led by Björn Höcke is becoming increasingly powerful....
04:00 2019-07-07

Opinion: More money won't alone fix Germany's military woes Germany's new defense minister, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, has told the Bundestag she wants a bigger defense budget. But simply throwing more money at the problem is not the solution, says DW's Nina Werkhäuser....
19:52 2019-07-24

Germany: Former SS soldier charged with hate speech Karl M. was an SS member complicit in the murder of over 80 people in France in 1944. He had disputed whether the Nazis murdered six million Jews in the Holocaust....
16:13 2019-07-24

Germany's AfD infighting leading to rightward shift In at least three German states, extremist elements of the far-right Alternative for Germany are threatening to take over the party. The nationalist wing led by Björn Höcke is becoming increasingly powerful....
10:26 2019-07-07

Germany: SPD's simmering identity crisis erupts The resignation of Social Democratic leader Andrea Nahles reveals the drastic toll that long-term problems have taken on Germany's oldest political party. Part of the SPD's woes lie with Angela Merkel's government....
00:13 2019-06-04

Germany approves controversial military exports to UAE Germany's Federal Security Council has given the go-ahead to the sale of military equipment to the UAE. The export licence is contentious, as the UAE has been involved in the war in Yemen....
21:39 2019-10-04

Germany's CDU leader says her party wants to stay in power with SPD Germany's Christian Democrats (CDU) want to remain in power with their Social Democrat (SPD) coalition allies, CDU leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said on Monday after Andrea Nahles resigned as SPD leader....
14:39 2019-06-03

Why 'Little Germany' disappeared from NYC and other little-known events of German-US history Some 45 million Americans have German roots, but not much can be seen beyond the Brauhaus and Oktoberfest. Why? For German-American Day, we tracked down what led Germans to land in the US — and how they left their mark....
11:52 2019-07-04

Toxic caterpillar infestation plagues Germany Armed with flame torches and special vacuum cleaners, towns across Germany are trying to fight back against a plague of oak processionary caterpillars. Their hair can cause painful rashes and even trigger asthma attacks....
14:13 2019-07-04

5G auction in Germany raises €6.5 billion from four telcoms After hundreds of rounds of bidding over nearly three months, Germany raised more than expected from its 5G spectrum auction. Auction winners will have to supply households with fast internet and share their networks....
15:26 2019-06-13

UK to copy Germany with new law after Thomas Cook collapse New laws will be introduced to prevent travellers being left in a "ridiculous situation" following the collapse of firms such as Thomas Cook, the transport secretary says....
10:26 2019-09-26

That's not Stuttgart! Germany's AfD red-faced over Israeli brawl mix-up A German far-right party was accused on Thursday of attempting to fan racial hatred by using a video of a brawl it suggested involved migrants at a water park in the southern city of Stuttgart - when the scuffle took place in Israel....
18:13 2019-07-04

About 20 people injured in thunderstorms in eastern Germany BERLIN — Authorities say that about 20 people have been injured in eastern Germany by gusty winds and thunderstorms. German news agency dpa reported Thursday eight people were injured Wednesday night at an outdoor wedding party when a tree branch crashed onto them in Blankensee in the northeastern s...
11:52 2019-06-13

Germany's Angelique Kerber knocked out of Wimbledon American Lauren Davis scored a shocking win over defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber, eliminating her from the UK tournament. Kerber is ranked fifth in the world....
23:13 2019-07-04

Berlin and Beyond: Time for Germany to ban plastic bags As the world celebrates International Plastic Bag Free Day, a growing number of countries are using legislation to eradicate these single-use items. It's time Germany joined the list, says DW's Tamsin Walker....
10:39 2019-07-05

Germany: 1,000-year-old sarcophagus opened in Mainz The major archaeological find left researchers and German church officials feeling "like Indiana Jones." But with the rush of fresh air threatening to alter the remains, the clock is ticking to identify the body inside....
21:39 2019-06-04

Why Germany's nudist culture remains refreshing From lakes to saunas and parks: Is Germany's nudist culture, known as FKK, dying out or still making waves? It's still strong enough to inspire a change of attitude for Berlin-based expats....
12:52 2019-07-24

Germany's first 'porn karaoke' bar opens in Hamburg No singing is required at Hamburg's newest karaoke bar — but moaning is a must. The "Porn Karaoke Bar" in the city's infamous St. Pauli district gives guests the opportunity to groan along to their favorite retro pornos....
21:39 2019-07-23

Germany’s imam quandary: Educate, don’t import Ending foreign influence on Muslim religious leaders' education is a long-term goal for the German government. A new study might lead the way for training local imams, if all parties involved are willing to participate....
17:13 2019-06-18

Three die in Germany as plane slams into hardware store Three people have died after a small plane crashed into a building in southwestern Germany. The aircraft, which appeared to be attempting an unscheduled landing nearby, slammed into a hardware store....
10:01 2019-07-21

Tips for apartment hunting and moving in Germany Roughly 8 million Germans move house every year. So what's it like? DW's Cristina Burack shares some quirks of finding a new place to live in Germany, and learns that Germans are not afraid to be hands-on in the process....
13:39 2019-06-12

Will millions of EVs disrupt Germany's power grid? Over the coming decade, Germany's electricity grid will need upgrades to enable it to recharge tens of millions of electric cars. Rather than being worried, experts seem to be looking forward to the technical challenge....
17:00 2019-09-03

Sandcastle in Germany sets new world record An international team of artists succeeded in building a sandcastle that is almost a meter higher than the previous record holder. The triumph came two years after a similar attempt to break the record ended in tragedy....
10:39 2019-06-06

Germany honors opponents who tried to assassinate Hitler Germany is marking the 75th anniversary of the most famous plot to kill Adolf Hitler, honoring those who resisted the Nazi regime. The resisters, who were stigmatized for decades as traitors, will be honored as pillars of the country’s modern democracy amid growing concerns about resurgence of the f...
23:00 2019-07-19

Demands of Far-Right Party Unsettle Artists in Germany The anti-immigrant party Alternative for Germany wants to know the nationalities of artists employed by state theaters, and cultural organizations are worried....
19:26 2019-07-19

Germany: Rare red panda cub born in Halle Zoo officials in the eastern German city of Halle (Saale) announced Sunday that a red panda cub was born in a protected litter box earlier this month. The unnamed cub is being looked after by his mother Cherry....
13:26 2019-06-30

Germany honors resisters who tried to assassinate Hitler Germany is marking the 75th anniversary of the most famous plot to kill Adolf Hitler, after decades in which the resistance against the Nazis has gradually come to be viewed as a cornerstone of the country’s modern history...
18:13 2019-07-19

Islamophobic attacks in Germany sharply decline A parliamentary inquiry has found that anti-Muslim attacks have been dropping steadily since 2017. However, a Left party lawmaker warned that hatred is still being spread widely online and inside communities....
15:26 2019-06-05

U21 Euros: Germany win thriller to reach final Germany overcame a flurry of intense transition football from a talented Romania team to book their spot in the U21 Euro final. In the other semifinal, Spain beat France to set up a rematch of the last U21 Euro final....
04:39 2019-06-28

Germany beat Spain to close in on next round Sara Daebritz scored the only goal of the game as Germany beat Spain 1-0 in their women's World Cup Group B match on Wednesday to all but secure a spot in the next round....
22:13 2019-06-12

Greece calls on Germany to negotiate over war reparations The Greek government says it has asked Germany to enter negotiations regarding Athens' claim for reparations from the two world wars. Germany hasn't been willing to reopen talks, saying the issue was settled long ago....
03:00 2019-06-05

Trump may move 2,000 troops from Germany to Poland President Trump said Wednesday that the US might move 2,000 troops from German to Poland — but balked when asked if a new military facility in the Baltic nation should be called “Fort Trump.” “That is all I’d need, Fort Trump. You people would have a field day about that,” Trump said from the White....
20:39 2019-06-12

Germany Scorned Air Conditioning---Then Came the Heat Wave America’s fondness for artificially chilled air was long viewed as wasteful, unnatural and wimpy, but record temperatures have some Germans rethinking....
22:13 2019-06-30

Bolsonaro: Germany can learn 'a lot' from Brazil about environment Brazil's president suggested Germany's love for coal disqualified it from lecturing Brazil about the deforestation of the Amazon. Angela Merkel said she would "talk straight" with him about the destruction....
04:39 2019-06-28

Germany: no layoffs at Volkswagen brand through 2029 Automaker Volkswagen is ruling out compulsory layoffs at its core brand's German plants for the next 10 years even as it looks to cut costs and adapts to increasing digitalization....
11:52 2019-06-05

Germany says question of reparations to Greece is settled BERLIN (AP) — The German government is underlining its position that the question of World War II reparations to Greece has been settled, after Athens asked Berlin to enter talks on paying compensation. Greece’s ambassador submitted a formal request Tuesday. German foreign ministry spokesman R...
13:52 2019-06-05

Germany's SPD looks left for alternatives to Merkel coalition Leading members of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) spoke out for a three-way left wing alliance as an alternative to their fragile 'grand coalition' with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives at the weekend....
15:01 2019-06-09