BERLIN (AP) — Serge Gnabry and Thomas Müller scored late to help Bayern Munich avoid an upset and beat second-division Bochum 2-1 in the German Cup on Tuesday.
BERLIN (AP) — Three soccer clubs that had refused to accept losses to Hamburger SV in Germany's second division due to questions over former refugee Bakery Jatta's identity have withdrawn their...
BERLIN (AP) — Bakery Jatta has caused a stir in Germany just by taking his place on the field.
The 21-year-old Hamburg forward, the first refugee to play in the Bundesliga, has become the...
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Bayern Munich's German Cup defense continues at second-tier Bochum, and Borussia Dortmund was drawn against Borussia Mönchengladbach in Sunday's second-round...
BERLIN (AP) — Paderborn is back in the Bundesliga despite a 3-1 defeat at Dynamo Dresden as Union Berlin failed to take advantage in Germany's second division on Sunday.
BERLIN (AP) — Smoke from grilled bratwurst sausages filled the air and the beer taps were kept flowing as Union Berlin fans celebrated taking a step closer to Bundesliga promotion.
BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors have launched their own investigation into the sale of submarines to Israel, where several former aides to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and ex-officials...
BERLIN (AP) — A judge is accusing German authorities of testing the limits of the law in the deportation to Tunisia of a suspected former aide to Osama bin Laden, whom courts have ordered returned to Germany.
BERLIN (AP) — Two young women suffered serious injuries after lightning struck them while they were taking selfies in western Germany, officials said Monday.
A spokesman for Bochum police said first responders found the 23 and 21-year-old women lying on the ground with their clothing torn in the city's Wattenscheid district on Sunday evening.
Paramedics had to resuscitate the 23-year-old and she remains in intensive care with life-threatening injuries, Bochum police spokesman Volker Schuette said.
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's cybersecurity agency says German and Belgian researchers have found a way to outwit two widely used forms of email encryption.
IT security experts at the universities of Muenster, Bochum and Leuven were able to trick computers into covertly forwarding them the decrypted message.
Germany's Federal Office for Information Security said Monday that the method used exposes a "serious weakness" in the PGP and S/MIME encryption standards.
BERLIN (AP) — Firefighters say they had to rescue a woman who got stuck in her car after she drove into a gas station store in western Germany.
The woman drove through a sliding door into the store in Bochum on Monday night. Her BMW only came to a stop when it smashed in a refrigerator.
She had a toddler in the car with her, but neither she nor the child or anyone else was hurt.
BERLIN (AP) — A 20-year-old German man has been convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison for killing a child and a 22-year-old acquaintance.
News agency dpa reported Wednesday that the Bochum state court chose to sentence the defendant as an adult, though it could have judged him under milder juvenile law.
BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors say they have searched offices of Swiss bank UBS in an investigation of suspected tax evasion by about 2,000 people.
News agency dpa reported that prosecutors in the western city of Bochum said Wednesday they are looking into suspicions that customers failed to declare income from investments. Some 130 prosecutors and tax investigators were involved in the operation.
BERLIN (AP) — Thousands of steelworkers have gathered in western Germany in a protest over the planned merger of the European steel operations of Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel, which is expected to cost up to 4,000 jobs.
BERLIN (AP) — A German court has convicted a 32-year-old Iraqi man of raping two Chinese college students in the western city of Bochum.
The dpa news agency reported Tuesday that the court sentenced the man to 11 years in prison.
The defendant, who wasn't identified by name, acknowledged in court that he assaulted the women in August and November last year. DNA evidence linked him to both crimes.
BERLIN (AP) — A 19-year-old man arrested in the death of a neighbor's boy has admitted to killing the child and a 22-year-old acquaintance, citing frustration over a rejected bid to join the German army and the recent loss of his internet connection, authorities said Friday.
BERLIN (AP) — German police launched a major manhunt Tuesday for a 19-year-old man suspected of killing a 9-year-old boy, then posting a photo and video of the slain child and boasting about his crime online.
A spokesman for police in the western city of Bochum said authorities received a call late Monday from a member of the public, who feared that a killing had taken place in the nearby town of Herne.
BERLIN (AP) — Police in the western city of Bochum say they have arrested a 31-year-old man on suspicion of sexually assaulting two Chinese students.
Prosecutors said Tuesday the suspect is an Iraqi asylum-seeker who came to Germany with his wife and children a year ago.