Oct 4, 2013 — With more Germans going vegan and vegetarian, the Munich festival wants to accommodate them. Restaurants say their vegan options at this year's festival are selling well.
Sep 13, 2013 — There's no evidence that it appeals to voters, but a pair of politicians gave the cameras an upthrust middle finger this week. The German candidate tweeted a defense of his gesture, saying: "Straight talk doesn't always need words."
Jul 9, 2013 — With a reference to the East German Stasi, the guerrilla art project used the Berlin Embassy to object to the U.S. surveillance programs.
Jun 25, 2013 — Prosecutors say the plan involved at least two men, both of Tunisian origin. Police carried out nine pre-dawn raids in southern and eastern Germany as well as Belgium to gather evidence.
Jun 25, 2013 — Police arrested a 57-year-old trucker on Sunday whom they believe is responsible for carrying out 762 shootings over the past five years. Authorities say the suspect blamed road rage for the attacks.
Jun 7, 2013 — An unusually wet spring in central Europe has produced heavy flooding that has already inundated Austria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Poland and Slovakia. The Danube River's flood peak is expected to hit Budapest on Monday.
Apr 15, 2013 — For years, authorities failed to see links in the killings of nine immigrants and a German policewoman. Now, a trial that will focus on right-wing extremists is about to begin.
Jun 14, 2012 — One of our commenters says "Forest Boy" calls another German mystery to mind.
Jun 14, 2012 — He walked into a German police department last year, saying he'd been living in the woods with his father for five years and that his dad had just died. Now authorities have released his photo.