Germany

Germany bomb evacuation
AP Photo/Michael Probst
July 07, 2019 - 10:22 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A 500-kilo (1,100-pound) World War II bomb was defused near the Frankfurt headquarters of the European Central Bank hours after thousands of people were evacuated from the surrounding district Sunday. City officials called on about 16,500 people to leave their homes in the...
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Skullcap
AP Photo/Markus Schreiber
May 26, 2019 - 1:53 pm
Israel's president said Sunday he is shocked by a German official's comment that he wouldn't advise Jews to wear skullcaps in parts of the country, which is drawing mixed reactions at home.
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British Airways
Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special to USA TODAY
March 25, 2019 - 7:15 pm
The flight on Monday seemed to go perfectly well, until passengers realized that their plane had landed in both the wrong city and the wrong country.
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German Police officers
(Photo by Andreas Gebert/Getty Images)
March 07, 2019 - 3:10 pm
BERLIN (1010 WINS) -- Well that's one way to get someone else's car out of your driveway. RELATED: German police: Dead gardener suspected of planting bombs | Prosecutors seek life for German in sandwich poisoning case | German prosecutors charge couple in ricin plot Cops in Germany were called to...
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Police Tape In Germany
Dreamstime
March 06, 2019 - 10:58 am
MEHLINGEN, Germany (1010 WINS) -- A dead landscaper used explosives to get revenge on his enemies, police say. RELATED: Prosecutor: Ohio suspects talked revenge vs. investigators | Wails, vows of revenge at Iran funeral after parade attack | Man Accused In Stabbing Rampage Had Been Kicked Out Of...
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February 27, 2019 - 6:57 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The animal kingdom has produced yet another star for the world to fawn over: Germany's 'Fat Rat.' The rotund rodent got caught in a sewer grate, which prompted firefighters to rescue it. Video of Ratte steckt im Gulli fest "She had a lot of winter flab and was stuck fast at...
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Germany crowd car
Marcel Kusch/dpa via AP
January 01, 2019 - 10:03 am
A man plowed his car into a crowd of people in western Germany early Tuesday, injuring at least four in what appears to have been an intentional attack directed at foreigners, police said.
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A damaged carriage sits on a path near Pfronten, southern Germany, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018. 20 people were injured, two of them seriously, when two horse-drawn carriages collided during a Christmas day outing. The two carriages, each with 10 passengers, were approaching a rail crossing single file when the first carriage halted. The second did not and overturned during the collision. (Benjamin Liss/dpa via AP)
December 25, 2018 - 1:07 pm
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German police say 20 people were injured, two of them seriously, when two horse-drawn carriages collided during a Christmas Day outing. The dpa news agency quoted police in southern Bavaria as saying the two carriages, each with 10 passengers, were approaching a rail...
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AP
October 15, 2018 - 5:32 pm
BERLIN (AP) — A Moroccan man convicted of helping Mohamed Atta and the other Hamburg-based Sept. 11 suicide pilots as they plotted attacks on New York and Washington was deported Monday from Germany to his homeland. German authorities confirmed that Mounir el Motassadeq was aboard a plane that had...
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Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the feminist protest group Pussy Riot speaks during an interview to the Associated Press
(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
September 18, 2018 - 1:59 pm
BERLIN (AP) — German doctors treating a member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot said Tuesday that claims he was poisoned are "highly plausible," but stressed they can't say how this might have occurred or who was responsible. Pyotr Verzilov has been receiving intensive care since arriving in...
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