BERLIN (AP) — Berlin police say in the three months since popular electric scooters have been allowed in the German capital, they've seen 74 accidents, 65 cases of drunken driving and 233 traffic...
Hertha Berlin’s bright start halted by 3 straight losses
BERLIN (AP) — Hertha Berlin's fresh start under a new coach and the additional millions provided by a new backer is not going to plan.
Hertha has only one point from four Bundesliga games, a...
Berlin celebrates postwar visitor program for expelled Jews
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin was the last place Helga Melmed had expected to see again.
She was 14 when the Nazis forced her and her family onto a train from their home in the German capital to the...
Dortmund routs Leverkusen 4-0, Leipzig holds Bayern 1-1
BERLIN (AP) — Paco Alcácer warmed up for the visit of his former club Barcelona by continuing his remarkable scoring streak as Borussia Dortmund beat Bayer Leverkusen 4-0 in the Bundesliga on...
Hungarian writer and dissident Gyorgy Konrad dies at 86
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Gyorgy Konrad, a writer and sociologist who was an iconic figure of Hungary's dissident movement while the country was under communist rule, died Friday at his home in...
Berlin panda babies thriving _ and cute _ at 2 weeks old
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin's zoo says giant panda twins born two weeks ago are thriving and already showing signs of how they'll look once they mature, with black ears and black rings around their tiny...
German police conduct human trafficking raids, detain 9
BERLIN (AP) — Authorities say police in Berlin and four German states have raided 33 sites in connection with human trafficking and detained nine Vietnamese citizens.
The Latest: Joshua Wong defends meeting with German official
HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on protests in Hong Kong (all times local):
Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong is defending the decision of Germany's foreign minister to...
German police shoot Polish man suspected of killing woman
BERLIN (AP) — A man wanted for slaying a woman in Poland who fled across the border into Germany was shot and killed by police outside Berlin after he pulled a pistol on officers when they stopped...
Ambitious Leipzig bullish with new coach before Bayern clash
BERLIN (AP) — Fast-rising Leipzig is betting on new coach Julian Nagelsmann to provide the edge it needs to finally end Bayern Munich's Bundesliga hegemony.
Merkel: Germany must engage in rights dialogue with China
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says it's important for her country to engage in dialogue with China, including on issues such as human rights.
Germany: Several passengers injured during turbulent flight
BERLIN (AP) — Authorities in Germany say about a dozen people have been injured after the plane they were in hit turbulence shortly before landing in Berlin.
UN atomic watchdog confirms Iran installing new centrifuges
BERLIN (AP) — The United Nations' atomic watchdog confirmed Monday that Iran is preparing to use more advanced centrifuges, another breach of limits set in the country's slowly unraveling nuclear...
German parties seek recall of far-right district mayor
BERLIN (AP) — German politicians from three mainstream parties scrambled Monday to recall a far-right district mayor they elected after nobody else volunteered for the job.
German Chancellor Merkel opens new Bauhaus museum in Dessau
BERLIN (AP) — The eastern German city of Dessau marked the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus school of design Sunday with the opening of a new museum featuring a collection of exhibits and objects...
Berlin: Driver’s health studied in sidewalk swerve, 4 deaths
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin police are investigating whether a health issue caused a driver to lose control of his Porsche SUV and veer onto a sidewalk, killing four people.
4 killed in Berlin after car veers onto sidewalk
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin's fire service says four people died, including a young child, when a car veered onto a sidewalk in the German capital.
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Group: We warned Germany of Russia threats to slain Georgian
BERLIN (AP) — A group promoting ties between Germany and the Caucasus says it warned German authorities years ago about Russian threats against a Georgian man who was shot dead in broad daylight...
Huawei debuts latest advanced chipset for smartphone
BERLIN (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei unveiled its latest advanced chipset Friday ahead of the upcoming launch of its latest flagship smartphone, even as uncertainty hangs over whether the...
2 men convicted for abusing children at German campground
BERLIN (AP) — A court in western Germany convicted two men Thursday of sexually assaulting nearly three dozen children at a campsite over a period of years.
Panda twins doing well, gaining weight, says Berlin zoo
BERLIN (AP) — A Berlin zoo that announced the first ever birth of two giant panda cubs in Germany this week says the twins are doing well thanks to the skillful help of a Chinese keeper.
FM says Germany working to end Sudan’s pariah status
CAIRO (AP) — Germany's top diplomat said Tuesday his country has been working to readmit Sudan into the international economy after the military's overthrow of autocratic President Omar al-Bashir...
German police seek public help solving slaying of Georgian
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin police are seeking witnesses to a brazen daylight killing in the heart of the German capital that may have had ties to Russian intelligence.
Double cuddle: Berlin zoo celebrates birth of 2 panda cubs
BERLIN (AP) — A zoo in Berlin is celebrating the arrival of two panda cubs, the first time one of the rare mammals has given birth in Germany.
German soldier assaulted in Berlin in possible hate crime
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin police say a 25-year-old soldier with Turkish roots was assaulted in the capital by two men saying he didn't have the right to wear a German military uniform.
Dortmund struggling to beat the teams it is expected to beat
BERLIN (AP) — Just like last season, Borussia Dortmund is finding it hard to beat the teams it is expected to beat.
Dortmund's bid to usurp Bayern Munich at the top of the Bundesliga is...
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Germany mum on Russian killing suspect’s reported spy links
BERLIN (AP) — The German government says it's aware of reports that the suspect in a brazen daylight killing in the heart of Berlin may have had ties to Russian intelligence, but wouldn't comment...
German far-right savors election success, eyes power
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's governing parties have staved off another crisis for now with wins in two state elections in the country's east, but a far-right opponent that surged to finish a strong...
Far-right surges in 2 east German elections but doesn’t win
BERLIN (AP) — A far-right party made strong gains in a pair of state elections in eastern Germany on Sunday, but opponents from the political mainstream won both votes — salvaging their position...
The Latest: Exit polls show far-right gains in German states
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on two state elections in Germany (all times local):
Exit polls have a far-right party making big gains in two state elections in eastern Germany but...
1st Bundesliga win for Union Berlin; Bayern routs Mainz 6-1
BERLIN (AP) — Union Berlin claimed its first-ever Bundesliga win to end Borussia Dortmund's perfect start to the season with a 3-1 shock victory on Saturday.
Leipzig overcomes more protests to beat Gladbach 3-1
BERLIN (AP) — Leipzig shrugged off more protests against its very existence to beat Borussia Mönchengladbach 3-1 and keep its perfect start to the Bundesliga season intact on Friday.
2 Germans die while hiking in Austrian Alps
BERLIN (AP) — Austrian authorities say two Germans have died in separate incidents while hiking in the Alps.
Police in the town of Matrei told the dpa news agency Friday a woman and her...
Greek leader wants talks with Germany on war reparations
BERLIN (AP) — Greece's newly elected prime minister has said during a visit in Berlin that he hopes Germany will agree to start negotiations on war reparations.
Merkel meets Palestinians’ Abbas for talks in Berlin
BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday that Germany continues to believe a two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians is the only way for both peoples "to live in peace and...
Bus crash in eastern Germany injures 30, mostly children
BERLIN (AP) — Authorities in eastern Germany say 30 people have been injured in a bus accident in the town of Brandenburg an der Havel, most of them children.
Germany in touch with Romania on child-abuse investigation
BERLIN (AP) — Officials in Berlin said Wednesday they are in touch with Romanian authorities over an investigation into a German-run program there in which children were allegedly abused, but had...
Russia: No involvement in Berlin daytime slaying of Georgian
BERLIN (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman on Wednesday denied media reports that Moscow may have been involved in the brazen daytime slaying of a Georgian man in...
Berlin expects: Zoo’s panda pregnant, birth expected soon
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin's zoo is hoping to hear the patter of tiny panda paws soon.
The zoo on Tuesday released a few seconds of footage from an ultrasound scan of its 6-year-old panda Meng...
Thousands protest in Germany against racism, discrimination
BERLIN (AP) — Thousands of people attended a protest against racism and discrimination in the German city of Dresden on Saturday, a week ahead of two state elections in the country's east in which...
Germany’s Merkel dangles possibility of negotiated Brexit
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel raised the possibility that a negotiated departure for Britain from the European Union might still be possible even as the clock is ticking on a deal...
The Latest: Farm chief warns UK that EU will not be divided
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on Britain's plan to leave the European Union (all times local):
The European Union's agriculture chief says if British Prime Minister Boris Johnson...
German city offers $1.1M to whoever proves it doesn’t exist
BERLIN (AP) — A German city that's been the subject of a long-running online light-hearted conspiracy theory claiming it doesn't really exist is offering big bucks to whoever proves that's...
Over 1,900 Berlin police conduct human trafficking raids
BERLIN (AP) — More than 1,900 police officers are searching premises in the German capital in connection with a human trafficking investigation.
Croatia recalls diplomat from Germany over racist comments
ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatia's Foreign Ministry has suspended a senior diplomat whose posts on Facebook have been described as racist.
Berlin memorial to gay victims of Nazis vandalized
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin police say a central memorial to the gay victims of the Nazis has been vandalized.
The concrete memorial in Berlin's Tiergarten park, near the memorial to the Jewish...
German, Hungarian leaders commemorate ’89 freedom picnic
BERLIN (AP) — The leaders of Hungary and Germany sought to strike a conciliatory note Monday, largely setting aside the frostier tones that have dominated their recent relations as they...