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The number of asylum-seekers arriving in Germany dropped significantly to some 186,000 last year, but the country's interior minister said Tuesday he still considers that figure "much too high." Last year's total of 186,644 new asylum-seekers registered in Germany compared with some 280,000 in 2016, the ...
BERLIN (AP) -- police in the eastern German city of Dresden say two men suffered minor injuries after backing in to one another in two consecutive accidents. police said Tuesday that a 49-year-old man pulled into a disabled parking place on Monday afternoon, then reversed out after noticing his mistake.

But Germany would seem to be a likely target given all the World War II allusions in the story of Grindelwald (the prison Grindelwald eventually builds to house his enemies, for example, is called Nurmengard -- which is speculated to have been inspired by the German city of Nuremberg). To see the ...
A bus carrying children to school in southern Germany hit multiple cars and then slammed into the side of a building without braking, injuring 48 people early ... Three helicopters and 10 ambulances rushed to the scene in the town of Eberbach, about 50 kilometers (30 miles) east of Mannheim, to bring the ...
It's been almost 30 years since the wall came down, but Berlin is still a city divided. ... Property tax is one of the most important forms of income for German cities and Municipalities, adding up to around €14 billion ($17 billion) in revenue per year and making up between 10 and 15 percent of their annual ...
German authorities searched premises linked to 10 suspected Iranian Spies following extensive investigations by the country's domestic intelligence agency, prosecutors said Tuesday. A spokesman for the Federal Prosecutors Office said the raids took place early Tuesday at private homes and offices ...

The German village Society is trying to ease its way into discussions involving a proposed residential development at the corner of Thurman Avenue and South Fourth Street. As part of a value statement, currently in rough-draft form, the society will look to evaluate the project based on historic uses, context ...
Sheets of monsoon rains, pushed by southeasterlies running to 25 knots, forced Oskar Speck and his 18-foot folding kayak off the open water into the protection of the mangrove forests of New Guinea. It was the second piece of bad news for Speck on this day in September 1939. Earlier, in the primitive village of Daru, ...
Now Germany's Supreme Court in Karlsruhe has decided: The constitutional rights of one of the plaintiffs had indeed been breached. In future, citizens must be able to file complaints against expropriations and resettlements at an earlier stage. At the same time, the court gave the general go-ahead for ...
Chancellor Philip Hammond and Brexit secretary David Davis have put aside their differences today to join forces on a charm offensive in Germany. ... and the City of London, with Hammond addressing the Die Welt Economic Summit in Berlin, while Davis is scheduled to meet bosses of major German ...
Berliners are particularly vulnerable to changes in the housing market because the city is almost entirely made up of renters, the report explains. While in other German cities at least a quarter of the population own their own homes, only 15 percent of Berliners do so. That Berlin is a city of tenants was never ...
"Duisburg has become by far the most important hub in Europe for Chinese trains," said Erich Staake, CEO of the city's port, chain smoking on a gray morning in his office within the port complex. "Every map you see in China there are two cities illustrated for Germany: Berlin and Duisburg -- very often ...
A 19th-century village cathedral in western Germany was razed to the ground on Tuesday to make way for the expansion of coal mega mines. ... Lambertus church is demolished for the expansion of the nearby opencast brown coal mine of German power supplier RWE, in Immerath Village, Germany Jan.
The former Arsenal and Bayern Munich star already owns a clothing store and ice cream parlor in the city he still calls home. ... Hundreds of fans queued outside German footballer Lukas Podolski's new kebab restaurant in Cologne's trendy Chlodwigplatz on Saturday for the grand opening and a chance to ...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the center-left Social Democrats are starting talks on forming a new government, attempting to break an impasse more than three months after the country's election. Merkel's conservative Union bloc and the Social Democrats have run Germany ...
The Neckar River in southwestern Germany was also closed to commercial shipping, with water spilling over into some parts of local villages and towns. Locals have been advised not to park their vehicles close to the riverbank in case of further flooding. The popular tourist city of Heidelberg had to cordon ...
Italian Village-born coffee shop and bakery Fox in the Snow will open its second location in German village on Saturday, January 6. Owner Jeff Excell made the announcement in 2016, two years after the original shop opened its doors on North Fourth Street. Though the new shop is twice the size of Fox in ...

After two months on the open market, "Lucifer" actress Lauren German chopped the asking price of an updated, 1930s ranch-style residence in the leafy, unsung Valley Village area of L.A.'s sprawling San Fernando Valley for a second time, from $1.729 million to $1,699,500. The Orange County native, ...
The building is what lured them into German village, where the shop is taking 2,400 square feet in what was once the Thurmania movie theater decades ago. "It's hard to turn down the 100-year-old lobby of a movie theater," Excell said. Other than the outdoor facade and the central positioning of the ...
The new building of the first construction phase of the new town hall in Freiburg im Breisgau with its administration center and day nursery is the world's first public building built to the net-surplusenergy standard and accommodates the 840 employees of the City Administration under one roof after they had ...
It was all but inevitable that pork would become thoroughly baked into the German psyche, its savoury juices trickling down into everyday speech. .... a Nation, each part of Germany had its own sausage: "Wurst, like beer, defines Germany's cities and regions, each different sausage with its own ingredients ...
As Peter Rovazzi oversaw his first town board meeting Tuesday night, the hour-long session was fraught with arguments and accusations. Rovazzi claims his transition into the role has been difficult. He says unseated supervisor Frank Spatto and other German Flatts employees have not been forthcoming ...
The wait for Fox in the Snow German village is almost over as the shop prepares for an opening this Saturday, January 6. The bakery and third wave coffee shop opened its first location in October 2014 in Italian Village and announced its expansion two years later, soon beginning construction in a space ...
But that's not the fact. That's not the case. The problems were there before the refugees. NELSON: Schiessl says money, rather than bans, will ease the burden on German cities. He lauded Lower Saxony for paying Salzgitter and other affected Municipalities more than $23 million to help integrate refugees.
The village had around 50 residents at the time of reunification with West Germany in 1990. However, the coal plant that owned it shut down the following year, so its younger inhabitants moved west. None returned. A private investor bought Alwine in 2000 for one Deutschmark (Germans started using the ...
The wait for Fox in the Snow German village is almost over as the shop prepares for an opening this Saturday, January 6. The bakery and third wave coffee shop opened its first location in October 2014 in Italian Village and announced its expansion two years later, soon beginning construction in a space ...
In the western German city of Cologne, the security area in which fireworks are forbidden has been extended to include the city's Cathedral. It was in this square where numerous sexual assualts were reported in 2015. "About 1,400 officers will be deployed," said Cologne police commissioner Uwe Jacob.
The incident happened after Germany had accepted a record influx of more than one million migrants in 2015, mostly people fleeing conflict and ... A leaked police report concluded that more than 1,200 women were sexually assaulted in various German cities at the 2015/2016 New Year's celebrations.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in comments published Thursday that Ankara has "no problems with Germany, or with the Netherlands or Belgium," following strains with those countries. An irritant in German-Turkish relations has been Turkey's jailing of several German or German-Turkish nationals, ...
Germany's highest court said Friday it has thrown out a bid by a 96-year-old former Auschwitz death camp guard for a reprieve on serving his sentence as an accessory to murder. Oskar Groening was convicted in July 2015 of being an accessory to the murder of 300,000 Jews and sentenced to four years ...
The town of San German, Puerto Rico, in the southwestern part of the island, is considered by many to be the oldest living town -- the first Spanish ... Management Agency was planning to set up a recovery relief office in San German to help the 8,000 people the mayor said applied for help in his city.
Construction is set to begin in January on a 10-unit condominium development in Schumacher Place, just east of German village. The project, which consists of two five-unit buildings, will require the demolition of a small house at 601 S. Ninth St. The land to the south of the house is vacant. Columbus City ...
In the western German city of Cologne, the security area in which fireworks are forbidden has been extended to include the city's Cathedral. It was in this square where numerous sexual assualts were reported in 2015. "About 1,400 officers will be deployed," said Cologne police commissioner Uwe Jacob.
But that's not the fact. That's not the case. The problems were there before the refugees. NELSON: Schiessl says money, rather than bans, will ease the burden on German cities. He lauded Lower Saxony for paying Salzgitter and other affected Municipalities more than $23 million to help integrate refugees.
The village had around 50 residents at the time of reunification with West Germany in 1990. However, the coal plant that owned it shut down the following year, so its younger inhabitants moved west. None returned. A private investor bought Alwine in 2000 for one Deutschmark (Germans started using the ...
New York, London and Berlin have had the crown grabbed from their heads with the news that Hamburg is now officially the world's best city for a night on the town. Led by online booking platform HostelWorld, a new study has drawn up a ranking of the most pumping cities around the globe based on ...
What do you do when you arrive at a coffee shop and realize you've forgotten your reusable mug? Many of us, in need of caffeine, would guiltily accept the disposable cup that may or may not be recyclable. But the city of Freiburg, Germany came up with an inventive solution. They created the Freiburg Cup, ...
... injured after a passenger train hit a freight train near the German city of Dusseldorf, fire department and police spokesmen said. Rail operator Deutsche Bahn said a passenger train of the regional provider National Express drove into a DB Cargo freight train about 6:30pm GMT in the town of Meerbusch.
German police briefly closed off a portion of a street in a southern city after a suspicious package was sent to a building amid ongoing jitters about a murky plot to extort money from delivery ... Germany has been on edge after authorities last week said they were investigating a plot to extort money from DHL.
Hamburg, Germany's second city, beat New York, Paris and London to be ranked as the "best night out in the world" in a new study. Online booking service HostelWorld examined how residents of 41 cities across 27 countries rate the nightlife in their area based on five categories: quality of the nightlife; ...
Sane has made a huge impact in England since joining City from ... has been widely considered the best German player in the top-flight over the ... teams like Germany and Brazil,' Kane, who has scored eight league goals ...
The Netherlands' foreign minister says new elections in Germany, the European Union's most populous member, would be "the worst scenario.
... Christmas tree driver accidentally lays waste to small German town ... small town in southern Germany with it hanging off the back of his truck.
Every year millions of tourists flock to big cities such as Berlin, Hamburg and Munich. ... But what Bamberg is most famous for is its unique old town hall, situated in ... beat the terrace at Altenburg Castle, which sits on the highest hill in the city. ... Heidelberg is also known as the centre of German 18th century ...
A worried resident in Germany alerted police to what he thought was a ... near the southwestern city of Karlsruhe, on Thursday morning by an ...
Only one percent of the renewable energy produced here is used by the village itself, the rest is sent to power other towns and villages. Barbara ...
A German town is now home to the world's tallest wind turbine. The 808-foot-tall turbine is part of a project expected to generate 10,500MWh ...
For the first time in the city's history, the mayor of Hagerstown's sister city of Wesel, Germany, rode in the Alsatia Mummers Parade. ... since the early 1990s, and she said she loves the friendship between the two cities. ... between countries and, more important, between towns and people," Westkamp said.
Bently Raven, 6, talks with American Forces Network Radio Europe in the Haunted Village at the Hohenfels Training Area, Germany, Oct. 28, ...
October 27, 2017 Wittenberg, Germany--In this pretty town on the Elbe River, ... Outside the City and Parish Church of St. Mary, where Luther ...


 

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