Stories tagged: Germany
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017
It’s classic good-cop, bad-cop: The secretaries represent foreign policy continuity but their boss preaches America First. Message: Shape up.
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 3:36 p.m.
Major U.S. Army bases at Fort Knox, Ky., and Wiesbaden, Germany, are shutting down child care and education services for military families due to President Donald Trump’s hiring freeze on …
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 1:50 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in Germany for his first overseas trip as vice president. Pence’s Air Force Two has landed in Munich, where he is set to deliver …
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has his work cut out for him.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 8:42 a.m.
BERLIN – A prominent member of a German nationalist party could face expulsion over a speech in which he suggested that the country end its tradition of acknowledging and atoning …
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 1:17 p.m.
The Montana Supreme Court has upheld the deliberate homicide conviction of a Missoula man for shooting a German exchange student in his garage.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 9:59 a.m.
German police have uncovered hundreds of guns and rifles after searching the home of a man who was being investigated for breaking arms control laws.
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 7:22 a.m.
German troops and tanks are en route to central Lithuania as part of NATO’s move to enhance its presence in the alliance’s easternmost countries as a deterrent against Russian aggression.
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017
What Trump gets from his trade crusade is a (false) rallying cry for more U.S. jobs. What the United States gets, if anything, is less clear.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 7:19 a.m.
Prosecutors in Germany said Friday they are expanding their probe into Volkswagen’s scandal over diesel cars that cheated on emissions tests, increasing the number of suspects and saying they have …
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 11:52 a.m.
European leaders said Monday that they may have to stand alone without the United States once Donald Trump enters office, raising the prospect of an unprecedented breach in transatlantic relations …
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 7:19 a.m.
Most Germans say they think their country is a safe place despite the recent truck attack in Berlin that claimed 12 lives shortly before Christmas, according to a new poll.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 8:13 a.m.
A Tunisian man detained on suspicion of involvement in last week’s Berlin truck attack was released Thursday after investigators determined that he wasn’t in contact with the main suspect immediately …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 11:19 a.m.
German prosecutors said Wednesday that they have detained a Tunisian man they think may have been involved in last week’s truck attack on a Christmas market in Berlin.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 7:22 a.m.
German investigators are questioning seven young men who are suspected of trying to set a homeless man alight in a Berlin subway station over Christmas.
Sun., Dec. 25, 2016, 11:41 p.m.
Explosives experts on Sunday defused a large World War II aerial bomb in the southern German city of Augsburg – clearing the way for thousands of evacuated residents to return …
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
Investigators on Saturday worked to determine if the Berlin Christmas market attacker got any logistical support to cross at least two European borders and evade capture for days before being …
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
More than 54,000 people in the southern German city of Augsburg will have to leave their homes Christmas morning while authorities defuse a giant 1.8-ton aerial bomb from World War …
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 8:07 a.m.
Tunisian suspect Anis Amri’s fingerprints have been found in the cab of the truck that plowed into a Christmas market in Berlin, strengthening the case linking him to the deadly …
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 9:22 a.m.
The prime suspect sought in the deadly attack on a Berlin Christmas market – a 24-year-old Tunisian migrant – was the subject of a terrorism probe in Germany earlier this …
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 8:16 a.m.
German authorities have launched a Europe-wide manhunt for a Tunisian man with ties to Islamic extremists who has been identified as a suspect in the Berlin Christmas market attack, lawmakers …
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 7:41 a.m.
One or more of the perpetrators of a deadly truck attack at a Berlin Christmas market may still be on the loose, police said Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 4:08 p.m.
Police said Tuesday that the driver who rammed a truck into a crowded Christmas market in the heart of the German capital, killing at least 12 people and injuring nearly …
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 9:56 a.m.
Federal German prosecutors are investigating a 12-year-old boy who allegedly attempted to set off a nail bomb at a Christmas market in the southern city of Ludwigshafen, officials said Friday.
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 8:23 a.m.
The leaders of Germany and France say European Union sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine will need to be extended.
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 1:54 p.m.
Several large German companies, including carmaker BMW, have pulled their ads from U.S.-based news and opinion website Breitbart due to concerns about its content, following a similar move by cereal …
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 9:55 a.m.
Chancellor Angela Merkel won a new term Tuesday as the leader of Germany’s main conservative party after stressing her determination to prevent a repeat of last year’s huge migrant influx …
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016, 7 a.m.
The investigation into how an iron gate stolen from the Nazis’ Dachau concentration camp in southern Germany ended up in western Norway may be complicated because “no useable evidence” has …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 8:15 p.m.
LONDON – U.S. President Barack Obama is poised to block a Chinese company from buying Germany’s Aixtron SE, people familiar with the matter said, which would mark only the third …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 9:56 a.m.
A fire has broken out in a 600-year-old town hall in the Bavarian city of Straubing.