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Germany's Merkel calls for restarting EU migrant rescue mission

Several months after the EU's migrant rescue mission in the Mediterranean was suspended, Angela Merkel has called for the operation to be resumed onc...

Germany's Merkel calls for restarting EU migrant rescue mission

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Mediterranean gets new NGO migrant rescue ship Humanitarian group SOS Mediterranee says it has relaunched migrant rescues off Libya, seven months after it was forced to abandon its activities. The...
12:56, 2019-07-21

Migrant rescue vessel Sea-Watch 3: What you need to know The standoff between Sea-Watch 3 and the Italian government ended with the arrest of Captain Carola Rackete, who now faces prosecution. But internati...
18:24, 2019-07-01

The latest Toy Story 4 trailer gives us this year's greatest rescue mission In the last teaser for Toy Story 4 Pixar introduced us to Duke Caboom, the spirited Canadian stuntman voiced by Keanu Reeves. For its latest trailer,...
16:44, 2019-05-21

Cambodian building collapse: PM takes charge of rescue mission Prime Minister Hun Sen says he will oversee the search for any remaining missing workers following a building collapse. At least 19 people were kille...
20:12, 2019-06-23

Vegan activist denies killing 100 rabbits during ‘rescue’ mission A Spain-based vegan activist accused of causing the deaths of nearly 100 bunnies defended her disastrous rescue mission and told The Post Thursday th...
21:00, 2019-09-12

Veteran Rescue Mission to file lawsuit against Pima County TUCSON – Veteran Rescue Mission serves as a safe place for veterans to eat, sleep and worship. This month, it received a letter from the Pima C...
05:56, 2019-07-19

Italy defiant as two migrant rescue ships try to dock Rome has blocked the entry of Italian and German vessels carrying more than 110 migrants. The decision paves the way for another standoff with migran...
14:20, 2019-07-05

Southern EU leaders criticize migrant rescue ships Leaders southern EU states tried to develop a common political and economic stance ahead of an EU summit. Migration was one issue topping the agenda ...
01:32, 2019-06-15

Restart migrant rescue missions, UN bodies tell Europe UN agencies have appealed to European countries to restart government rescue operations for migrants in the Mediterranean Sea. More needs to be done ...
04:08, 2019-07-12

Italy Arrests the Captain of a Migrant Rescue Ship Carola Rackete, captain of the migrant rescue ship Sea-Watch 3, has been arrested for docking in Italy with 40 rescued Libyans on board....
16:40, 2019-06-30

German migrant rescue ship heads for Lampedusa The German-flagged ship had rescued 40 refugees from a sinking vessel off the coast of Libya. But the ship's operator signaled its intention to stay ...
14:24, 2019-08-01

Malta bans Sea-Eye migrant rescue ship from its waters Malta officials have denied German-flagged rescue ship Alan Kurdi access to their territorial waters to prevent it from docking at their ports. The s...
14:40, 2019-07-07

At least 48 killed by Typhoon Hagibis as crews continue rescue mission in Japan Rescue crews dug through mudslides and searched near swollen rivers Monday as they looked for those missing from a typhoon that left as many as 48 pe...
14:04, 2019-10-14

Kristen Bell Is On a Mission To Rescue Frozen's Anna and Elsa From Disneyland Kristen Bell can't seem to let this one interaction go. While visiting The Kelly Clarkson Show on Tuesday, the Frozen 2 star recalled meeting the rea...
16:44, 2019-11-26

Senator McSally to help serve Thanksgiving meals for Gospel Rescue Mission TUCSON – U.S. Senator Martha McSally will help the Gospel Rescue Mission serve meals to the hungry and homeless at the mission’s Thanksgi...
20:32, 2019-11-26

Rescue mission underway for trapped sailors in capsized cargo ship Three of the four sailors who were trapped in an overturned cargo ship off the coast of Georgia have been rescued — but the last one is still c...
23:56, 2019-09-09

Rescue mission to save toddler trapped in well in India enters 4th day: reports Local district fire officer Puru Gandhi said a camera has been lowered into the well to monitor Wilson, and that the boy is alive and breathing....
16:04, 2019-10-28

Vegan activist denies killing hundreds of rabbits during rescue mission The woman who is only known as “Mythical Mia” , conducted a rescue mission on a farm near Osono in Spain last Sunday...
16:12, 2019-09-09

Second migrant rescue boat defies Salvini and docks in Italy Mediterranea’s Italian-flagged Alex docked in Lampedusa with 41 shipwrecked migrants onboardA charity rescue vessel brought 41 shipwrecked migrants i...
20:32, 2019-07-06

Italy to fine migrant rescue boats without OK to enter ports ROME (AP) — Italy’s populist government has approved stiff fines for migrant rescue boats that defy orders to stay out of Italian waters. Inter...
20:56, 2019-06-11

Greece: Rescue operation underway after migrant boat capsize ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s coast guard says a search and rescue operation is underway off the coast of the eastern Aegean island of Lesbos ...
08:44, 2019-06-11

Restart Mediterranean migrant rescue missions, UN bodies tell Europe UN agencies have appealed to European countries to restart government rescue operations for migrants in the Mediterranean Sea. More needs to be done ...
05:20, 2019-07-12

Alan Kurdi migrant rescue ship heads for Lampedusa The German-owned ship rescued 40 refugees from a sinking vessel on Wednesday night. But the migrants now face a nervy impasse after Italy banned any ...
12:24, 2019-08-01

Migrant rescue ship Sea-Watch 3 changes flag from Dutch to German The Sea-Watch organization accused the Netherlands of purposely trying to prevent the rescue of drowning refugees. The group expressed the hope that ...
21:16, 2019-12-05

US nurse on migrant rescue ship reunited with Darfur boy she saved At the height of the Darfur war — the world's worst conflict in 2004 — a US nurse treated a baby with a leg injury. Fifteen years later, she was reun...
17:48, 2019-08-26

Sea-Watch 3 migrant rescue ship released by Italian authorities The German rescue ship has been released after three weeks in custody. The vessel had rescued migrants off Libya before being impounded....
17:36, 2019-06-01

Libya authorities 'fire warning shots' at migrant rescue ship Libyan authorities fired warning shots in the air and pointed mounted guns at rescuers and migrants, according to the humanitarian group Sea-Eye. A g...
21:08, 2019-10-26

Migrant rescue ship criticizes Spain's offer to dock in Mallorca The migrant rescue charity 'Open Arms' has rejected a Spanish government offer for its vessel to dock at a Balearic Island port. It was the second of...
20:28, 2019-08-19

Migrant rescue ship captain heads to Italian court hearing ROME (AP) — The German captain of a humanitarian migrant rescue ship is being taken in an Italian border police motorboat to a court hearing on wheth...
10:44, 2019-07-01

Italy's Matteo Salvini wants hefty fines for migrant rescue vessels Italian far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini's latest crackdown on rescue vessels in the Mediterranean Sea includes draconian sanctions for eve...
16:21, 2019-05-17

Migrant rescue group criticizes Spain's offer to dock in Mallorca The migrant rescue charity 'Open Arms' has rejected a Spanish government offer for its vessel to dock at a Balearic Island port. It was the second of...
22:20, 2019-08-19

Sea Watch migrant rescue captain Carola Rackete criticizes EU lawmakers The captain of Sea Watch, who memorably defied Italy's landing ban, chastised EU lawmakers for the situation in the Mediterranean. She said rescuers ...
19:52, 2019-10-03

Mediterranean migrant rescue ship running low on food: Doctors Without Borders There are 356 migrants on the Ocean Viking ship, which has not been allowed to dock by Italian and Maltese authorities for two weeks. The vessel pick...
21:44, 2019-08-22

German captain of migrant rescue ship turns down Paris award Pia Klemp has rejected Paris' most prestigious civilian award, the Grand Vermeil Medal. She and compatriot Carola Rackete were offered the prize for ...
00:36, 2019-08-22

Germany urges Italy to open up ports to migrant rescue ships German Interior Minster Horst Seehofer has urged his Italian counterpart Matteo Salvini to open ports to boats carrying rescued migrants. Meanwhile, ...
19:12, 2019-07-06

Migrant rescue ship defies Salvini's ban to enter Italian port Sea-Watch captain plans disembarking at Lampedusa island after two-week standoffAfter a two-week stand-off with Italian authorities a ship carrying 4...
20:36, 2019-06-26

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 19 as Japan begins major rescue mission Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan Sunday to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday as the death toll from...
14:56, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 33 as Japan begins major rescue mission Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan Sunday to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday as the death toll from...
17:28, 2019-10-13

German migrant rescue boat carrying 88 people allowed to dock in Italy After nearly a week stranded at sea, Italy granted permission for migrants on board a Sea-Eye rescue ship to disembark. The standoff ended after Germ...
05:12, 2019-11-02

Donations pour in for captain of migrant rescue ship that struck police boat Carola Rackete remained under house arrest a day after her ship, the Sea-Watch 3, rammed the Italian border police motorboat that was blocking the en...
00:28, 2019-07-01

New Zealand volcano: Rescue mission to recover victims' bodies delayed amid fears of 'further eruptions' Conditions are too dangerous to attempt to recover the bodies of victims caught up in the volcano eruption on White Island, New Zealand, authorities ...
08:52, 2019-12-11

Carola Rackete: Nearly £1m raised to help migrant rescue ship captain arrested after police standoff More than £889,000 ( €1million) has been raised to help the captain of a migrant rescue ship who was arrested after a two-week standoff with Italian ...
14:12, 2019-07-01

Typhoon Hagibis: Desperate rescue mission launched for those stranded by floods as death toll rises in Japan Japan's military is aiding a desperate rescue mission to save stranded residents affected by Typhoon Hagibis, which has claimed at least 30 lives so ...
18:20, 2019-10-13

Angela Merkel calls for quick end to US-China trade row The protracted trade dispute between the US and China is affecting other countries as well, Merkel has told the Chinese premier. At the same time, sh...
07:52, 2019-09-06

Merkel successor AKK calls for German 'climate consensus' The top Christian Democrat wants Bundestag parties to come to a climate consensus. In an interview with German media, CDU boss Annegret Kramp-Karrenb...
01:20, 2019-07-08

Angela Merkel calls for weapons exports to Africa The chancellor has called on politicians to rethink restrictive arms export policies, arguing they are not in Germany's best interest. She made the c...
18:48, 2019-11-27

Merkel successor calls SPD coalition partners selfish CDU leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer accused the SPD of using the coalition as "trauma therapy" for its declining support. She said she expected the...
20:24, 2019-12-08

Germany’s Angela Merkel calls for crackdown on far-right extremists Far-right extremists "need to be fought from the beginning without any taboo," Merkel said Saturday....
21:16, 2019-06-22

Angela Merkel calls for peaceful resolution in Hong Kong The protracted trade dispute between the US and China is affecting other countries as well, Merkel has told the Chinese premier. The German chancello...
11:24, 2019-09-06

Hong Kong: Angela Merkel calls for peaceful solution to unrest The German chancellor is seeking an end to the unrest in Hong Kong through amicable talks. She says the constitution, protecting residents' freedoms,...
17:04, 2019-08-14

Angela Merkel calls for 'fresh attempt' at EU-India trade deal German Chancellor Angela Merkel ends her trip to India on Saturday with the announcement of a billion euro investment into green projects in the coun...
08:36, 2019-11-02

Firefighter uses YouTube duck calls to rescue ducklings LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — A flock of ducklings is safe in suburban Denver after a firefighter used a recording of duck calls to coax some of them from ...
18:24, 2019-06-21

UN Mission in Haiti calls on protestors, authorities, to refrain from violence Following days of intensifying protests in Haiti, Spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric said on Monday the UN was “concerned by reports of violence and arso...
21:56, 2019-09-30

George Takei calls migrant treatment a ‘grotesque low’ George Takei says U.S. migrant detention policies reached depths beyond what Japanese-Americans faced during their World War II internment....
03:28, 2019-07-26

German FM Maas calls for EU migrant redistribution 'coalition' Germany's foreign minister says willing EU countries should redistribute migrants saved in the Mediterranean Sea. Some EU countries have vehemently o...
07:48, 2019-07-13

Missing Texas hiker calls rescue in Arkansas a miracle MENA, Ark. (AP) — A Texas man who was found after he went missing for about a week while hiking alone in a remote area of Arkansas calls his rescue a...
23:40, 2019-06-09

German defense minister calls for extension of NATO mission in Afghanistan German Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said on Monday that she supported an extension of German participation in the NATO mission in Afgh...
21:04, 2019-12-02

One migrant child reported dead or missing every day, UN calls for more protection Around 1,600 children were reported dead or missing between 2014 and 2018 – an average of almost one every day – but many more go unrecorded, a new U...
17:16, 2019-06-28

De Blasio calls Florida migrant detention center a ‘prison camp’ HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Mayor Bill de Blasio described the Homestead detention center that’s housing 2,300 unaccompanied migrant children as a ...
17:56, 2019-06-27

Health organization calls DHS migrant welfare rule potentially 'catastrophic' The public charge policy, finalized Monday by the Department of Homeland Security, is a new rule that will allow immigration officials to deny green ...
21:56, 2019-08-12

Liverpool back calls for investigations into migrant worker deaths in Qatar • ‘Bereaved families should receive the justice they deserve’• Liverpool make statement before flying to Club World CupLiverpool have supported calls...
18:56, 2019-12-10

Amnesty International calls for closure of migrant child detention center Detention of several thousand children aged 13 to 17 at Homestead facility in Florida is ‘cruel and unlawful’, human rights group saysAmnesty Interna...
02:20, 2019-07-18

Monday’s Daily Brief: UN chief talks climate action at G7, WFP official visits camp in Central African Republic, Deadly violence at Lesvos migrant centre, Security Council meets on AU-UN Darfur mission A recap of Monday’s stories: UN chief urges more action from G7 leaders to tackle ‘climate emergency’; WFP official visits camp for displaced in Cent...
00:28, 2019-08-27

Republicans Melt Down After House Democrat Calls Child Migrant Deaths 'Intentional' Republican members of the House Homeland Security Committee voted to remove Illinois Rep. Lauren Underwood’s comments from the congressional record o...
16:16, 2019-05-23

Charity calls on Ottawa to rescue Canadian children caught in Turkey-Syria offensive The group says the children are innocent and have rights as Canadian citizens who should be repatriated....
21:40, 2019-10-10

Following week of bloodshed, ‘suffering of the Afghan people must end’ says UN mission chief, as Guterres calls for inclusive negotiations In the wake of a surge in violence across Afghanistan over the past week, the country’s top UN envoy has pleaded for an end to the fighting through a...
16:28, 2019-09-04

Nuclear regulator permits restarting of reactor 4 at Hunterston B EDF Energy is expected to restart reactor a year after it was shut down over safety concernsBritain’s nuclear watchdog has agreed to allow one of the...
17:44, 2019-08-20

U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil, gas producers begin restarting after Barry U.S. oil companies on Monday began restoring some of the more than nearly 74% production shut at U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of Hurricane Bar...
22:44, 2019-07-15

U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil, gas production begins restarting after Barry U.S. offshore oil producers restarted 4% of the production shut by Tropical Storm Barry last week, according to a report on Monday by the U.S. Bureau...
20:44, 2019-07-15

Jeremy Hunt calls for European mission to protect ships in the Gulf after Iran's seizure of Brit tanker Jeremy Hunt is calling for a European-led mission to protect ships in the Gulf after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker....
20:16, 2019-07-22

Colombia court upholds conditions for restarting aerial coca fumigation Colombia's constitutional court on Thursday upheld its own restrictions on the aerial spraying of the herbicide glyphosate to eliminate coca, the bas...
02:48, 2019-07-19

Trans Mountain restarting pipeline construction ‘not reason to celebrate’: Jason Kenney Alberta's premier says Trans Mountain announcing it will resume construction on its pipeline expansion project is a step forward, but not a reason to...
21:40, 2019-08-21

Artist on a mission: how a creative carver transformed a derelict, rat-infested Deptford mission into a dream studio home Developers wanted to demolish a damp, rat-infested old chapel in Deptford. A skilled carver and gilder saw its potential for salvation....
16:52, 2019-05-03

Dehydrated rescue prompts rescue at Finger Rock Canyon Trail TUCSON – A hiker is in the process of being rescued Friday afternoon after the individual reportedly became dehydrated about a mile into the Fi...
01:12, 2019-08-24

Rescue crews had to perform a technical rescue near the Tucson International Airport Earlier today, rescue crews had to perform a technical rescue near the Tucson International Airport. Tucson police and Tucson fire responded to the c...
08:28, 2019-06-11

Rescue crews rescue 70-year-old hiker at Madera Canyon TUCSON – A 70-year-old was rescued after she was injured during a hike in Madera Canyon Tuesday. According to Green Valley Fire District, the w...
00:20, 2019-05-22

Hurricane Dorian: Jet skiers rescue 100 residents trapped in flooded homes in the Bahamas as rescue efforts continue Kind-hearted jet skiers in the Bahamas rescued around 100 people trapped in their homes during the devastating flooding caused by Hurricane Dorian th...
12:52, 2019-09-07

UK PM Johnson to the rescue: girlfriend adopts a rescue puppy British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his girlfriend, Carrie Symonds, revealed on Monday that they had adopted a rescued Jack Russell puppy....
18:28, 2019-09-02

Tory leadership race: Matt Hancock calls delivering Brexit 'mission critical' after Euro elections results - but rival Hunt says no-deal would be 'political suicide' Tory leadership hopeful Matt Hancock says it is "mission critical" to deliver Brexit before a general election takes place after the party's humiliat...
09:20, 2019-05-28

How to forward calls on a Samsung Galaxy S10 in 4 ways, to automatically redirect calls to a different phone number Henry Nicholls/Reuters You can forward calls on a Samsung Galaxy S10 to automatically redirect incoming phone calls to a different phone number. It'...
17:20, 2019-09-27

Donald Trump calls Duchess of Sussex ‘nasty’ ahead of U.K. visit, calls Boris Johnson ‘excellent’ Donald Trump was responding to remarks that the Duchess made in 2016, when she said she'd move to Canada if he was elected president....
04:04, 2019-06-01

When Hope Calls, the When Calls the Heart Fans Are Here to Stay You've heard of Gleeks. You've seen proud Arianators take over your timeline. Every other muggle is a Potterhead. These are all nick names for pass...
22:48, 2019-08-30

Merkel: Brexit deal 'better for everyone' Finding a solution to Brexit is "squaring the circle," German Chancellor Angela Merkel told the Bundestag before heading to Brussels for a crunch EU ...
13:20, 2019-10-17

Merkel's CDU and far-right AfD may be nearing cooperation Are parts of Merkel's conservatives softening to the far-right AfD? A group of CDU politicians in Thuringia has called the party line into question, ...
18:48, 2019-11-05

What's next for Chancellor Merkel's government? Should they stay or should they go? DW games out the likeliest scenarios for Chancellor Merkel’s fragile coalition government following the bombshell...
16:04, 2019-12-02

Glyphosate use will eventually end, Merkel says Use of Bayer's contested weedkiller glyphosate, the subject of more than 10,000 lawsuits in the U.S. over claims it causes cancer, will eventually di...
15:32, 2019-06-26

Angela Merkel: We need to fight for Europe The German chancellor has urged European unity in the face of challenges from China, the US and Russia. In an interview with a German daily, Merkel a...
09:36, 2019-05-16

Merkel's CDU could 'tear itself apart' after call for AfD coalition Regional politician gives warning, after calls for barriers on far-right outfit to be liftedJens Spahn: As German health minister, I’m championing bo...
13:28, 2019-11-07

Germany's Merkel seen shaking again in Berlin Angela Merkel's has again been seen shaking at a public appointment, after a previous incident was attributed to heat and dehydration. Germany is in ...
11:00, 2019-06-27

Angela Merkel ‘is well’ after being seen shaking: spokesperson "The memory of the incident last week led to the situation today - so (it was) a psychologically driven process," the official said. "There is nothin...
22:32, 2019-06-27

Chancellor Angela Merkel as art motif As she turns 65 on July 17, DW looks at how the German Chancellor has been depicted by artists. Across nearly 15 years in high office, Angela Merkel ...
16:28, 2019-07-16

Worries on the horizon for Angela Merkel From climate change and trembling spells to a trembling government, German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces many challenges as she returns to office po...
21:20, 2019-08-14

Merkel: Brexit talks progressing, but 'not at goal' German Chancellor Angela Merkel is delivering a policy speech the Bundestag before heading to Brussels for a crunch EU summit on Brexit. Merkel said ...
09:32, 2019-10-17

AfD aside, Germans consider Angela Merkel's health private Nearly 60% of Germans say Angela Merkel's shaking in public is a personal matter, according to a survey. The chancellor, who turns 65 next week, has ...
15:44, 2019-07-13

Greenpeace nabs 'C' from Merkel's CDU party headquarters After Greenpeace activists absconded with the "C", they unfurled a banner next to the remaining letters that translated to: "You should protect the c...
16:56, 2019-11-21

What to watch for when Angela Merkel's conservatives meet From questions of party leadership to the future of Chancellor Angela Merkel's government, much is at stake at the CDU conference. DW looks at the is...
17:20, 2019-11-21

Germany: SPD wants concessions from Merkel or the coalition 'cannot continue' The future of the Germany's coalition government has been thrown into doubt by the newly elected leaders of the SPD. They are seeking fresh terms of ...
01:04, 2019-12-02

Angela Merkel visits Auschwitz for first time German chancellor pledges further €60m donation to Auschwitz FoundationAngela Merkel has for the first time visited the former Nazi death camp of Aus...
12:36, 2019-12-06

Brexit: Did Merkel set a 30-day Irish backstop deadline? German Chancellor Angela Merkel's suggestion that Britain and the EU could find a solution to the Irish backstop in the next 30 days has "emboldened"...
19:12, 2019-08-22

Angela Merkel to visit Auschwitz: report For the first time during her chancellorship, Angela Merkel is planning to visit the former Nazi concentration camps in Auschwitz and take part in a ...
10:52, 2019-11-21

Merkel government in peril as leftwing duo take charge of SPD New co-leaders of junior coalition partner want major concessions from Merkel’s CDUThe future of Angela Merkel’s government is in doubt after the ele...
14:28, 2019-12-01

Germany’s Merkel squelches speculation about future EU job BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel has squelched a new bout of speculation that she might seek a top European job after standing down as Germany&...
15:00, 2019-05-16

Opinion: Merkel must step up her China strategy On her latest visit to China, Angela Merkel managed to sign 11 deals and also brought up the Hong Kong crisis. But she failed to take a genuinely cou...
21:44, 2019-09-08

Germany's Merkel to meet Boris Johnson 'very, very soon' A no-deal Brexit would be in "nobody's interest," according to Angela Merkel's spokesman. But the German government is still preparing for that very ...
19:48, 2019-08-16

Merkel: EU agreement on Brexit deal 'overwhelmingly unlikely' German Chancellor Angela Merke has called the possibility of the EU agreeing to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal "overwhelmingly unlikel...
13:16, 2019-10-08

German ex-spy chief pushes Angela Merkel's CDU further right The former head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency has been accused of courting the far right following his sacking. Hans-Georg Maassen is the...
20:40, 2019-07-21

Angela Merkel's heir apparent: Can AKK still cut it as chancellor? Long considered German Chancellor Angela Merkel's anointed heir, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has been building her international profile. But within p...
17:12, 2019-06-12

Merkel dismisses report she’s given up on new party leader BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has dismissed a report claiming she has concluded the new leader of her center-right party isn’t ...
12:36, 2019-05-29

Merkel fan accidentally grounds chancellor’s plane BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government plane has been grounded by an excited fan who jumped out of her van to take a photo of it a...
11:28, 2019-05-14

Merkel spotted shaking for third time in less than a month German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday she was “working through” a series of strange attacks of the shakes that first hit in mid-June and str...
17:52, 2019-07-10

Merkel warns of populists’ rise in Europe BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany has to be more vigilant when it comes to nationalist movements across Europe because of the count...
09:36, 2019-05-28

Germany’s Merkel shaking again at event in Berlin BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has appeared unsteady and shaking for the second time in 10 days at a ceremony in Berlin. The brief inc...
09:40, 2019-06-27

Angela Merkel, defense minister to fly to US on two planes The German chancellor and the defense minister will fly concurrently to the east coast of the US on separate jets. Merkel is attending the UN climate...
09:24, 2019-09-22

Merkel to fly with two German government Airbus A340s to G20 German government planes are famous for breaking down at inopportune moments. The airforce said they have a cunning plan to make sure there won't be ...
00:00, 2019-06-27

Germany's Angela Merkel at 65: The chancellor who defined an era Angela Merkel was born on July 17, 1954. She became German chancellor in 2005, fundamentally changing the country. Often praised for her calm demeano...
05:32, 2019-07-17

Angela Merkel blames dehydration for shakes German chancellor started to shake in hot Berlin sun while welcoming Ukrainian presidentAngela Merkel has blamed dehydration after she started to vis...
16:20, 2019-06-18

Angela Merkel seen shaking for second time in just over a week German chancellor will travel to G20 despite visibly shaking at public event in BerlinAngela Merkel will travel to the G20 summit in Japan despite ex...
10:56, 2019-06-27

Merkel awarded her 17th honorary doctorate The German chancellor has been recognized for her leadership style by the HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management. Merkel has received several simi...
16:52, 2019-08-31

Germany: 'No rift' between Chancellor Merkel and likely successor The head of Germany's ruling Christian Democrats has dismissed claims she was thrown off the chancellor's plane to the US due to a row. Annegret Kram...
16:40, 2019-09-29

Angela Merkel: 'I understand questions about my health' At her annual press conference in Berlin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel reiterated that she is feeling well. There have been increased concerns abo...
12:28, 2019-07-19

Merkel protege AKK given defence job seen as poisoned chalice Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer succeeds new EU commission president Ursula von der Leyen as German defence ministerAngela Merkel’s favoured successor as ...
14:12, 2019-07-17

History will prove Merkel right on refugees: EU's Juncker Angela Merkel was right to take in nearly 1 million refugees in 2015, EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said in an interview. He also revea...
08:44, 2019-05-24

Merkel, Trump talk trade and Iran at G7 The two leaders addressed US-EU trade negotiations, the escalating trade dispute between Beijing and Washington and Iran....
13:56, 2019-08-26

Angela Merkel's CDU unites in questions of the future A day and a half of policy and leadership debates resulted in Germany's largest party plotting out a united path into the post-Merkel era. But it rem...
16:12, 2019-11-23

Merkel: rightwing extremism must be fought 'without any taboo' Chancellor warns against losing credibility after arrest over murder of Walter LübckeAngela Merkel has said Germany must rigorously fight rightwing e...
22:24, 2019-06-22

Merkel's CDU plans tough consequences for far-right AfD cooperation The center-right has taken a tough stance against any members who might suggest a coalition with the nationalist AfD. The CDU called the AfD a party ...
21:32, 2019-06-24

Merkel, Modi talk trade in India Climate change, cybersecurity, and artificial intelligence are some of several areas in which Germany and India have agreed to boost cooperation. The...
10:16, 2019-11-01

General election 2019: Boris Johnson calls Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon 'yokemates of destruction' as PM addresses Scottish independence calls Boris Johnson today called Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon "yokemates of destruction" as he ruled out ever allowing another Scottish independence r...
19:08, 2019-11-07

Merkel: Europe must unite to stand up to China, Russia and US German chancellor also shares views on Brexit and climate crisis in interviewEurope must reposition itself to stand up to the challenges posed by its...
18:24, 2019-05-15

Angela Merkel demands more climate action and less hate The German chancellor told the Bundestag Germany must address climate protection, digitalization, and xenophobia. The opposition accused her of "dein...
23:28, 2019-09-11

The Latest: Germany’s Merkel blames dehydration for shaking BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on German Chancellor Angela Merkel at a welcoming ceremony in Berlin (all times local): 2:20 p.m. German Chancellor Angela M...
14:32, 2019-06-18

Angela Merkel in China: A trip fraught with difficulties The German chancellor is a regular visitor to China. But amid economic and political unrest, her upcoming talks with the Chinese leadership are expec...
18:04, 2019-09-05

Germans want Merkel's ruling coalition to continue rule Ruling parties in Germany performed badly in the recent EU vote, prompting speculation that Angela Merkel's government could fall. A new opinion poll...
04:36, 2019-06-11

Merkel backs Ukraine's Zelenskiy in Russia dispute The Ukrainian president has vowed to push his country towards EU and NATO accession. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has backed his calls for maintai...
16:40, 2019-06-18

Brexit extension unavoidable if MPs reject deal, says Merkel German chancellor tells EU leaders UK should be offered extension if it is requestedLatest Brexit news - live updatesAngela Merkel has told EU leader...
13:56, 2019-10-18

Most Germans believe Merkel's grand coalition should continue: survey A majority of Germans support the continuation of Angela Merkel's coalition government, according to a new survey. New leaders of junior coalition pa...
22:16, 2019-12-05

Germany’s Merkel appears unsteady, shaking at ceremony BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared unsteady and unwell as she met with Volodymyr Zelenskiy in Berlin, her whole body visibly shak...
13:40, 2019-06-18

Jair Bolsonaro to Merkel: Reforest Germany, not Amazon Brazil's president says Angela Merkel should focus on reforesting Germany rather than threatening to withhold funds for Amazon projects, media report...
10:52, 2019-08-15

Germany’s Merkel welcomes European unity over Iran BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Europe needs to “reposition” itself in a changing world and is welcoming EU powersR...
19:40, 2019-05-15

Angela Merkel stumbles onto stage at business event German Chancellor Merkel tripped over a step approaching a podium. Though health concerns have mounted over the chancellor since she suffered "shakin...
23:44, 2019-11-28

Opinion: Merkel's Harvard speech is noteworthy for what she didn't say German Chancellor Angela Merkel's poignant and personal commencement speech at Harvard University was also a thinly veiled appeal to reject Trumpism....
02:48, 2019-05-31

Opinion: Herzl Award for Merkel is a recognition and a responsibility Each year, the World Jewish Congress honors individuals who stand for a world in which Jews can live in safety and dignity. That is why Angela Merkel...
20:08, 2019-10-28

Pompeo meeting with Merkel cancelled over ‘pressing issues’ BERLIN (AP) — The U.S. State Department says a planned meeting between U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Chancellor Angela Merkel has been canc...
11:48, 2019-05-07

Germany’s Merkel doesn’t see G-20 resolving global conflicts BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is downplaying suggestions that the Group of 20 global powers, whose leaders meet in Japan later this w...
15:24, 2019-06-26

Macron against Brexit extension as Merkel keeps option open French president says ‘it is time to put end to negotiations and move on to future relationship’Latest Brexit news - live updatesEmmanuel Macron has ...
16:20, 2019-10-18

Merkel rules out top EU job after term as German chancellor ends Merkel had fueled speculation that she was seeking a top EU post after she spoke about her "renewed sense of responsibility" for Europe in an intervi...
16:08, 2019-05-16

Trump to meet Macron, Merkel at NATO summit The summit comes at a critical moment for the 29-member military alliance, which has been fraying in the face of Trump’s complaints that too many NAT...
20:32, 2019-11-29

Merkel vows to make Germany CO2 neutral by 2050 Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed on Tuesday to draw up a roadmap to make Germany CO2 neutral by 2050, urging a climate cabinet she chairs to find the b...
11:32, 2019-05-14

Merkel-Macron meeting fails to resolve row over EU leadership Donald Tusk ‘more cautious than optimistic’ that leaders can reach a deal this weekAngela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron have clashed again over who will...
19:44, 2019-06-20

Merkel party members aim 'to reconcile the social with the national' Germany "must reconcile the social with the national," a state politician said, using a phrase that to many resembled National Socialism. Now Merkel'...
21:04, 2019-06-20

Germany's Angela Merkel urges China to do more for climate German Chancellor Angela Merkel has underlined the importance of international cooperation on both global warming and global trade in a speech to Chi...
16:04, 2019-09-07

Angela Merkel meets Germany’s protesting farmers Thousands of angry German farmers have brought cities to a standstill in recent weeks. Now, Chancellor Angela Merkel is trying to ease their concerns...
11:08, 2019-12-02

Merkel meets new SPD leaders amid coalition tensions The new Social Democrat leaders Saskia Esken and Norbert Walter-Borjans said after their election that the ruling coalition with Merkel's CDU party "...
11:08, 2019-12-12

Merkel sits during ceremony amid bouts of shaking Amid questions about her health after bouts of shaking, German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday sat through national anthems at a ceremony welcom...
20:44, 2019-07-11

Germany's Merkel says to decide on CO2-cutting laggards by September Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday her cabinet would decide by September how to handle areas where carbon-cutting efforts are lagging and threa...
12:32, 2019-06-04

Merkel promises €500m to revitalise German forests Storms, drought, forest fires and beetle plagues have destroyed equivalent of 250,000 football fields of forestAngela Merkel’s government has promise...
19:16, 2019-09-25

Germany’s Merkel defends talk of ‘European champions’ BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is defending her government’s advocacy of creating “European champions” in business i...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Angela Merkel blasts SPD for failing to back von der Leyen Merkel wants German Social Democrats to stop thwarting Ursula von der Leyen's bid to lead the EU Commission. Many officials domestically and across t...
02:00, 2019-07-12

Compact with Africa: Enthusiasm wanes for the 'Merkel Plan' At a meeting in Berlin, African leaders will discuss the state of the 'Compact with Africa' project with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. So far, it ...
15:00, 2019-11-17

Merkel ally AKK suggests party exclusion for ex-spy chief Germany’s ex-spy chief Hans-Georg Maassen faces possible exclusion from Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives over his alleged far-right stance. T...
12:16, 2019-08-17

Germany's Greens overtake Merkel's conservatives in poll first Germany's Green Party has, for the first time, outperformed Angela Merkel's ruling Christian Democrats in a poll. While the Green made major gains, l...
17:36, 2019-06-01

Merkel honors Hitler assassins, laments rise of far right The chancellor said Germans have a "duty" to stand up to right-wing extremists just as the resistance faced down Adolf Hitler. July 20 is the 75th an...
19:16, 2019-07-13

Opinion: Merkel entitled to privacy over health concerns How much should the German public know about any of Chancellor Angela Merkel's potential illnesses? She, too, has a right to her privacy — the same a...
17:16, 2019-07-13

Chief of Merkel's junior coalition partner resigns Andreas Nahles’s resignation fuels fears Germany’s embattled government may fallThe leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s junior coalition partner, th...
11:56, 2019-06-02

Merkel: Feeling better after shaking raised health questions BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she’s doing fine, a day after concerns over her health were raised when she appeared unstead...
16:24, 2019-06-19

Merkel successor denies urging ex-spy chief's ejection The head of Germany's ruling Christian Democrats insists she has not called for ex-domestic intel boss Hans-Georg Maassen's exclusion from the party....
23:48, 2019-08-17

Pompeo and Merkel emphasize close ties despite differences Despite tensions, Merkel and Pompeo underscored the "close friendship" between their two countries during the US secretary of state's visit to Berlin...
16:00, 2019-11-08

German leader Merkel says ‘I’m fine’ after shaking at events BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she understands reporters’ questions surrounding her health after two incidents this month i...
12:08, 2019-06-29

Angela Merkel opens new Bauhaus Museum in Dessau The German chancellor was in the eastern town of Dessau to open the new Bauhaus Museum to mark the 100th anniversary of the school's foundation. The ...
17:52, 2019-09-08

Germany: Merkel’s partners mull how to choose new leader BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s center-left coalition partners are set to decide how and when to choose a new head, a decision that co...
09:36, 2019-06-24

Trump's ambassador Grenell muddled on Merkel comments Ambassador Richard Grenell has again earned the ire of the German public. This time for perpetuating a misleading story about Merkel calling the Unit...
19:24, 2019-05-17

Macron floats backing Merkel as head of EU’s executive arm GENEVA (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron says he would support German Chancellor Angela Merkel if she wanted to be the head of the European Uni...
21:52, 2019-06-11

Stand up to far-right, Germany's Angela Merkel tells Europe The resignation of Austria's vice chancellor led German politicians to warn against alliances with populists. Chancellor Merkel spoke out against rig...
20:40, 2019-05-18

Angela Merkel Is Seen Shaking Again, but Spokesman Insists She’s Fine The German chancellor began trembling at a ceremony in Berlin on Thursday, 10 days after she blamed high temperatures for another shaking episode....
19:56, 2019-06-27

Merkel 'grilled' by students over Sahel weapons exports During her West Africa trip, Chancellor Angela Merkel faced a student's question on why the region's armies are weaker than terrorists. From Burkina ...
18:36, 2019-05-02

Macron and Merkel at odds over EU top jobs after European elections German backing of MEP Manfred Weber to replace Juncker has met with resistance from FranceParis and Berlin appear on a collision course over the repl...
19:40, 2019-05-27

Merkel suggests negotiated Brexit still possible during meeting with Johnson Merkel indicated that a solution for the contentious Irish border issue might yet be reached before the Brexit date of Oct. 31....
23:16, 2019-08-21

India: Smog causes health emergency during Merkel visit India's pollution authority has ordered schools in the capital to shut, calling a health emergency due to smog. Pollution particles in the air have h...
14:12, 2019-11-01

WATCH: Angela Merkel spotted shaking for second time German Chancellor Angela Merkel was filmed shaking uncontrollably for the second time in just as many weeks, leading to questions about her health....
17:52, 2019-06-27

Hong Kong protesters ask Angela Merkel for support Activist Joshua Wong urged German Chancellor Angela Merkel to use her upcoming trip to China to speak on behalf of the pro-democracy protesters. Wong...
04:52, 2019-09-04

Germany's Merkel seen shaking for second time in recent weeks Angela Merkel's has again been seen shaking at a public appointment, after a previous incident was attributed to heat and dehydration. Germany is in ...
10:00, 2019-06-27

German Unity Day: Reunification is 'ongoing process' says Merkel On the 29th anniversary of reunification, Merkel said more work is needed to create equal conditions between Germany's eastern and western states. Po...
15:44, 2019-10-03

Angela Merkel: you’re on hols, so less of the despotism please | Rebecca Nicholson The German chancellor’s vacation reading speaks volumesOne of the reasons I tend not to mind the tinny hiss of other people’s headphones on public tr...
18:40, 2019-08-10

Opinion: German YouTuber takes on Angela Merkel's CDU A 26-year-old YouTuber is making headlines with his tirade against the Christian Democrats. Many disagree with the man's tone, but his video makes an...
18:40, 2019-05-23

EU summit: Merkel, Macron at odds over top European Commission job Ahead of a summit to discuss EU election results, the French and German leaders have disagreed over how to choose the next EU Commission president. E...
05:32, 2019-05-28

Angela Merkel says she is in good health after third shaking bout German chancellor began trembling at reception for Finnish prime ministerAngela Merkel has insisted she is in good health after experiencing a third ...
15:08, 2019-07-10

Germany plans CO2 pricing to help with climate goals: Merkel Germany will introduce some sort of carbon emissions pricing to achieve its climate goals, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday, adding that she ...
18:32, 2019-08-13

Angela Merkel to address Harvard’s graduating class CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is set to address Harvard University graduates. The Ivy League school is hosting its 368th co...
07:48, 2019-05-30

Germany's Angela Merkel seen shaking for third time within weeks The German chancellor was seen slightly shaking while greeting Finland's prime minister in Berlin. It's the third time in recent weeks that this has ...
13:00, 2019-07-10

Opinion: What Ursula von der Leyen learned from Angela Merkel The EU is a game with three summits and, in the end, a German wins? In this case, yes. But Ursula von der Leyen's years in Berlin will prove ideal pr...
20:52, 2019-07-03

Angela Merkel seen visibly shaking for third time in a month German Chancellor Angela Merkel was seen shaking in public for the third time in less than a month....
14:28, 2019-07-10

Merkel successor challenges party to back her or sack her CDU leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer gets ovation after ultimatum at party conferenceThe embattled leader of Germany’s ruling Christian Democrats ha...
19:00, 2019-11-22

Angela Merkel inspects NATO troops in Germany The German military has put on a major display for the chancellor to show off its NATO commitment. Speaking to soldiers, Angela Merkel underlined the...
17:56, 2019-05-20

Merkel's government delivers on promises, but voters aren't convinced The German government is working at a "record-breaking" pace according to a new study, but only 10% of voters agree. With state elections looming, ti...
17:16, 2019-08-19

German Chancellor Merkel opens new Bauhaus museum in Dessau The eastern German city of Dessau is marking the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus school of design with a collection of exhibits and objects that tie...
16:24, 2019-09-08

German court dismisses climate change challenge to Merkel A court in Germany has dismissed a lawsuit filed by three farming families who along with Greenpeace argued that Angela Merkel's government has not d...
17:52, 2019-10-31

Merkel remains cautious on Macron's carbon neutrality plan Pressure from the world's children to avert a climate catastrophe should be taken seriously, Chancellor Angela Merkel has told a Berlin conference. S...
13:44, 2019-05-14

Merkel urges reforms in Africa to woo German investors to the region German Chancellor Angela Merkel has hosted African leaders for the third G20 Compact with Africa summit in Berlin. The initiative aims to boost priva...
19:12, 2019-11-19

Croatia denies rights violations ahead of Merkel visit The chancellor and the German center-right candidate for the top EU post head to the Balkans before the European Parliament elections. Croatia plays ...
20:28, 2019-05-17

Merkel: Climate package must include CO2 monitoring to pass cabinet German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday the government's climate protection package would include a mechanism to monitor compliance with emiss...
13:00, 2019-10-07

Angela Merkel takes to CNN to talk EU vote, anti-Semitism German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been conspicuously quiet in recent weeks. She rarely gives interviews as it is, let alone to foreign media. Now, ...
16:04, 2019-05-28

Merkel meets Orban in Hungary to commemorate 'Pan-European Picnic' The two leaders have met as part of the commemorations of the symbolic event that led to an exodus of East Germans to the West. Merkel thanked Hungar...
13:40, 2019-08-19

Germany's Social Democrats throw coalition with Merkel into doubt With the fate of Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government on a knife-edge, the Social Democrat junior partners have elected two new leaders. T...
08:36, 2019-12-01

Boris Johnson to tell Merkel, Macron that Brexit can’t be stopped by UK parliament In his first trip abroad as leader, Johnson is due to meet his European counterparts ahead of a G7 summit in Biarritz, France....
03:24, 2019-08-18

Bolsonaro says conversation with Merkel reaffirms Brazil sovereignty over Amazon Brazilian President Bolsonaro said he had a productive conversation on Friday regarding fires in the Amazon with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whi...
01:44, 2019-08-31

Angela Merkel sits for anthems after latest shaking episode German chancellor reportedly requests change of protocol after third bout of tremblingAngela Merkel sat through the German and Danish national anthem...
16:12, 2019-07-11

YouTuber’s viral video puts Merkel’s party on defensive BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s center-right Christian Democrats are hitting back at a YouTube star’s viral video attacki...
13:32, 2019-05-22

German lawmaker urges Merkel to pay more attention to Cameroon crisis German lawmaker Christoph Hoffmann has written a letter to Chancellor Angela Merkel asking her to weigh in on Cameroon’s political crisis. A new repo...
18:44, 2019-06-05

Merkel: East German upbringing influenced my leadership style Angela Merkel has said that her leadership style is partly shaped by her youth in the communist former German Democratic Republic. The German chancel...
01:08, 2019-11-09

Germany's Merkel hopes for ambitious EU goal to cut carbon emissions Germany will push for an ambitious goal of making the European Union economy neutral in terms of carbon emissions by 2050 at the EU summit on Thursda...
14:32, 2019-06-20

German court rejects climate change challenge to Merkel A court in Germany has dismissed a lawsuit filed by three farming families who along with Greenpeace argued that Angela Merkel's government has not d...
17:24, 2019-10-31

Merkel urges halt to Turkey's military incursion in Syria German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for an immediate halt to the fighting in Syria. Clashes between Turkey and Kurdish fighters allowed some 9...
22:20, 2019-10-13

Germany business chief says Merkel coalition harms firms Chancellor Angela Merkel has been heavily criticized by the Federation of German Industries. The organization's head stated that her administration h...
13:48, 2019-06-04

Angela Merkel: 'I distance myself' from Donald Trump's racist comments In her annual summer press conference, the German chancellor strongly criticized the US President for his recent diatribe against Democratic congress...
16:04, 2019-07-19

Merkel should serve full term says heir Kramp-Karrenbauer Germany's CDU, the party once led by Chancellor Angela Merkel, is now led by Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer. She insists she is not trying to push Merkel...
05:00, 2019-05-12

Germany's Merkel, Maas defend NATO after Macron's rebuke After French President Emmanuel Macron declared NATO "brain dead," Germany's top diplomat Heiko Maas and Chancellor Angela Merkel praised the US-led ...
16:20, 2019-11-10

Majority of Germans support Angela Merkel, want her to finish term Germans see Chancellor Merkel as a force of stability in a crisis-ridden world, a recent survey has shown. Despite her popularity, a majority are dis...
00:52, 2019-09-06

Angela Merkel meets with Trump, Rouhani — UN live updates Angela Merkel has discussed Iran with Donald Trump on the sidelines of the General Assembly. Afterward, she met with his Iranian counterpart, Preside...
19:48, 2019-09-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson, Angela Merkel to face off over stalemate Ahead of his meeting with the German Chancellor, Boris Johnson has again urged the EU to reopen Brexit negotiations. The silence so far has been deaf...
19:20, 2019-08-20

Merkel favors carbon pricing to meet environmental targets Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she flavored carbon prices to incentivize savings in climate-damaging emissions, as Germany struggles to meet...
11:56, 2019-07-19

Merkel marks German constitution anniversary by celebrating diversity Angela Merkel celebrated 70 years since the signing of the German Basic Law with a speech before young immigrants taking part in an integration progr...
18:52, 2019-05-14

German minister contradicts Merkel over Macron's climate plan Germany's Social Democrat (SPD) environment minister says the government should sign up to France's ambitious plan to reduce EU carbon emissions. Cha...
19:40, 2019-05-13

Pressure mounts on Merkel's heir apparent before state elections Future of CDU’s Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer uncertain after series of misstepsShe was meant to be the “mini-Merkel” who would grow to fill the German ...
12:28, 2019-08-29

Angela Merkel takes to CNN to talk EU vote, German politics German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been conspicuously quiet in recent weeks. She rarely gives interviews as it is, let alone to foreign media. Now, ...
15:40, 2019-05-28

Angela Merkel's shaking changes how Germany's leaders discuss their health When Angela Merkel shakes, the whole of Germany worries. But on Thursday, comfortably seated, the chancellor got through a state reception untroubled...
23:28, 2019-07-11

Geman Chancellor Merkel opens new Bauhaus museum in Dessau The eastern German city of Dessau is marking the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus school of design with a collection of exhibits and objects that tie...
14:32, 2019-09-08

German Chancellor Angela Merkel pledges aid to Burkina Faso OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has pledged 46 million euros ($51 million) to help Burkina Faso fight Islamic extrem...
12:36, 2019-05-02

Angela Merkel insists she’s fine after third public shaking episode Merkel's office has given no explanation for the shaking episodes, prompting speculation in German media about the cause....
16:20, 2019-07-10

'Spectres of the past': Angela Merkel sounds alarm over antisemitism Germany has responsibility to tackle antisemitism and far-right politics, says chancellorAngela Merkel has said antisemitism is a problem in Germany ...
14:44, 2019-05-28

Albania earthquake: Germany's Angela Merkel vows aid for victims In the aftermath of Albania's deadly earthquake, Chancellor Angela Merkel has promised aid from Germany and the EU. Albania's prime minister has call...
18:44, 2019-12-01

Angela Merkel's party mulls legalizing cannabis in Germany Prominent members of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) have begun to openly discuss legalizing marijuana in Germany. The move would be a historic ...
07:52, 2019-10-26

Germany's Merkel wants 1 million electric car charge points by 2030 Angela Merkel wants to encourage people to switch to electric cars as part of efforts to cut carbon emissions. The chancellor says mobility in the fu...
17:16, 2019-11-03

Pompeo scraps Merkel talks due to 'global security issues' Secretary of state abruptly pulls out of Berlin meeting and is silent on his next destinationThe US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has abruptly can...
16:48, 2019-05-07

Manfred Weber: Merkel's pick to head European Commission It's Munich versus Maastricht in the battle to be the EU's chief executive. Manfred Weber, an MEP from Bavaria's Christian Social Union, is debating ...
17:28, 2019-05-07

Jeremy Hunt claims Merkel is willing to renegotiate Brexit deal Foreign secretary says chancellor told him Brussels would listen if new PM had ‘right approach’The Conservative leadership hopeful Jeremy Hunt has cl...
13:24, 2019-06-09

Germany: leader of Merkel’s party warns as Greens surge BERLIN (AP) — The leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s center-right party is warning that Germans risk ending up with a left-wing government if...
10:40, 2019-06-09

Germany's SPD steps back from pulling plug on Merkel coalition Social Democrats’ new leaders shrink from rushed exit from governing allianceThe new leftwing leadership of Germany’s Social Democrats have sounded a...
17:24, 2019-12-04

Opinion: Angela Merkel's Harvard speech is noteworthy for what she didn't say German Chancellor Angela Merkel's poignant and personal commencement speech at Harvard University was also a thinly veiled appeal to reject Trumpism....
12:52, 2019-05-31

Angela Merkel's conservatives show unity at German CDU conference The chancellor’s embattled heir apparent Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer gave a rousing speech that unified a party riddled with dissent. But questions pe...
18:56, 2019-11-22

Leader of Merkel's CDU, Kramp-Karrenbauer, to become German defense minister Kramp-Karrenbauer, Angela Merkel's likely successor, is to become defense minister. The Merkel-ally has struggled to connect with the public since ta...
08:36, 2019-07-17

Merkel, Modi meet in India ahead of trade talks Two days of talks between the German chancellor and India's prime minister are underway in New Delhi. Trade, investment and security are on the agend...
07:00, 2019-11-01

Angela Merkel condemns Macron's 'drastic words' on NATO After claims by the French president that NATO is "brain dead," German Chancellor Merkel said the military alliance is far from needing life support....
17:28, 2019-11-07

German SPD's record low in poll adds to strain on Merkel's coalition The Social Democrats slipped to 11% in a new Forsa poll, falling behind the far-right AfD. The environmental Green Party remains the most popular in ...
23:12, 2019-06-15

Angela Merkel wants Germany to have 1 million car charging points by 2030 BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday she wants to drastically increase the number of charging stations for electric cars in Germany t...
17:20, 2019-11-04

Angela Merkel makes first Auschwitz trip as German leader After 14 years, Merkel is paying her first visit as chancellor to the site of the Nazi concentration camp and extermination center at Auschwitz-Birke...
00:32, 2019-12-06

EU election result increases pressure on Angela Merkel's coalition Germany's major parties have slumped again in the European elections, with the Social Democrats particularly hard-hit. The result could potentially a...
19:24, 2019-05-26

West Balkans: Merkel 'optimistic' about EU accession despite French doubts German Chancellor Angel Merkel assured Balkan states that negotiations to join the EU are in the bloc's interest, countering concerns by the French p...
17:56, 2019-07-05

German EU election results ramp up pressure on Merkel's coalition Germany's major parties have slumped again in the European elections, with the Social Democrats particularly hard-hit. The result could potentially a...
21:12, 2019-05-26

Germany's foreign policy divides Angela Merkel's coalition With a leftist duo now leading the junior partner in Merkel's coalition, foreign policy is increasingly dividing the already fragile government. It c...
16:00, 2019-12-10

Merkel's Cabinet agrees 'climate packet,' environmentalists say it's paltry Germany's Cabinet has agreed a climate packet, including carbon dioxide pricing via emission certificates, costlier fuels, cheaper rail, and a ban on...
19:08, 2019-09-20

Angela Merkel tells Harvard grads to 'tear down walls' The chancellor has addressed students at the elite university, encouraging them to shape the future. Her halting speech appeared to contain a few dig...
23:52, 2019-05-30

Germany's Social Democrats debate future in Merkel coalition Although an immediate end to the coalition with Merkel's conservatives is off the table, the SPD must still decide which direction to take — and how ...
13:24, 2019-12-06

Merkel party leader rejects call to end Russia sanctions BERLIN (AP) — The leader of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party is rejecting a state governor’s call for an end to sanctions against ...
16:52, 2019-06-08

Angela Merkel tells parliament: More climate action, less hate The German chancellor told the Bundestag Germany must address climate protection, digitalization, and xenophobia. The opposition accused her of "dein...
11:28, 2019-09-11

Merkel seeks to scotch rumours of a rift with chosen successor German chancellor dismisses as ‘rubbish’ claims she thinks CDU leader is not up to jobAngela Merkel has sought to scotch rumours of a rift with her p...
15:52, 2019-05-29

Germany: CDU leader fights for party future in post-Merkel era "The future is not set yet, it's in our hands," CDU leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said in a rousing speech. This year's party congress comes amid...
13:08, 2019-11-22

German Chancellor Angela Merkel seen shaking for the second time in 10 days German Chancellor Angela Merkel has appeared unsteady and shaking for the second time in 10 days....
10:24, 2019-06-27

Western Balkans: Merkel 'optimistic' about EU accession despite French doubts German Chancellor Angel Merkel assured Balkan states that negotiations to join the EU are in the bloc's interest, countering concerns by the French p...
18:36, 2019-07-05

At Auschwitz, Angela Merkel expresses shame over barbaric crimes After 14 years in office, the chancellor has visited Nazi Germany's most notorious concentration camp. While there, she underscored her country's end...
18:52, 2019-12-06

Germany: No total arms export ban for Turkey despite Merkel's promise German Chancellor Angela Merkel last week vowed to halt weapons exports to Turkey due its offensive against Syrian Kurds in northern Syria. But the E...
15:40, 2019-10-19

Germany: Merkel thanks Hungary for its role in fall of Berlin Wall Ahead of her trip to Hungary, German Chancellor Angela Merkel thanked the eastern European nation for opening its border to East Germans three decade...
19:08, 2019-08-17

Angela Merkel issues warning about rise of nationalism in Europe ​G​erman Chancellor Angela Merkel said the “specters of the past” must be confronted as she warned of the rise of nationalism in Europe a...
18:48, 2019-05-28

Merkel vows to hit 2% NATO spending target 'by early 2030s' The German leader says NATO is even more essential to Germany and Europe now than during the Cold War....
10:40, 2019-11-27

German chancellor Angela Merkel ‘does a Hillary’ with shock shaking fit ANGELA Merkel has been accused of “doing a Hillary Clinton” with her bizarre shaking fit during a ceremony....
21:20, 2019-06-18

Macron would back Angela Merkel as European Commission president The German chancellor has repeatedly denied any intention to continue in politics, but talk of her leading the Commission persists. France's presiden...
08:04, 2019-06-12

Angela Merkel speaks of 'deep shame' on first visit to Auschwitz German chancellor says crimes at Nazi death camp will always be part of country’s historyAngela Merkel has expressed “deep shame” during her first vi...
17:16, 2019-12-06

Angela Merkel, Jair Bolsonaro discuss aid for Amazon in 'productive' conversation Their telephone call followed strained relations in recent weeks between Bolsonaro and Europe over combating wildfires in Brazil. Bolsonaro said Euro...
01:44, 2019-08-31

Germany's Angela Merkel vows to fight right-wing extremist terrorism At a memorial to victims of neo-Nazi terrorism, the chancellor said the government must prevent a resurgence of such hatred. Her comments came shortl...
18:48, 2019-11-04

Brexit deal ‘essentially impossible’ after Boris Johnson’s call with Merkel Negotiations over a Brexit deal devolved into further chaos Tuesday, with a UK government source telling the BBC that a deal was “essentially impossi...
18:28, 2019-10-08

Germany’s Merkel edges closer to Macron on 2050 climate plan BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she would like to join other European countries in aiming to eliminate virtually all greenhouse ga...
12:00, 2019-05-14

Angela Merkel, Boris Johnson agree on Brexit goal, but not how to reach it In talks with German Chancellor Merkel, British PM Johnson reiterated a call to renegotiate the UK's divorce from the EU. Both leaders said they want...
20:36, 2019-08-21

Brexit withdrawal agreement will not be re-opened, warns key ally of Angela Merkel A key ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel today stressed that she and other EU leaders were adamant that the Brexit withdrawal agreement will not...
12:28, 2019-07-24

Merkel defends climate plan as activists block key Berlin square German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday defended climate protection measures condemned by critics as unambitious, while activists blocked traffic i...
14:24, 2019-10-07

German parliament to decide on Huawei 5G involvement, Merkel's CDU party agrees Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) overwhelmingly approved a motion on Saturday to debate in parliament the involvement of...
11:40, 2019-11-23

Germany’s Angela Merkel blames dehydration for scary moment in Berlin German Chancellor Angela Merkel had a few shaky moments Tuesday while standing with the new Ukrainian leader in the hot Berlin sun – and later blamed...
16:08, 2019-06-18

Angela Merkel faces party revolt over Huawei in German 5G rollout The CDU is poised to rebel against Chancellor Angela Merkel over her Huawei policy. Conference delegates want to force her to let the Bundestag vote ...
16:36, 2019-11-22

Germany's Merkel insists on two-state solution in Israel-Palestine conflict German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas have held talks in Berlin. Abbas called for Europe to play a greater role in ...
13:56, 2019-08-29

Most Germans find AKK unfit to replace Angela Merkel, poll finds While the transfer of power within the ruling CDU conservatives appears to have been well orchestrated, a new poll suggests few think Merkel's heir a...
20:56, 2019-05-29

Ukraine's Zelenskiy sticks to criticism of Merkel, Macron in Trump call Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said he was merely speaking his mind when criticizing the leaders of France and Germany. During a call with D...
20:08, 2019-10-10

Merkel gives Johnson 30 days to find solution to avoid no-deal Brexit Macron rules out renegotiating Brexit deal, as French see no deal ‘most likely outcome’ Angela Merkel has challenged Boris Johnson to come up with a ...
22:12, 2019-08-21

Merkel defends climate plan as activists block Berlin squares German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday defended climate protection measures condemned by critics as unambitious, while activists blocked traffic i...
15:36, 2019-10-07

Merkel backs Macron's call for G7 talks to focus on Amazon fires German chancellor ‘convinced of emergency’ but Brazil’s leader accuses European leaders of colonialismAngela Merkel has backed Emmanuel Macron’s call...
14:00, 2019-08-23

No 10 source: Brexit talks on brink of collapse after Merkel-Johnson call Row erupts over Northern Ireland as EU accuses UK of playing ‘stupid blame game’Latest Brexit news - live updatesTalks over a Brexit deal are on the ...
16:20, 2019-10-08

Conscription in Germany: Merkel's party mulls return of military service Should school leavers spend a year doing national service? The new leader of the Christian Democrats has cautiously floated the idea. Other European ...
18:40, 2019-11-28

Angela Merkel urges 'humility' towards nature at Iceland climate meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Iceland for talks with leaders of Nordic countries. Climate is expected to dominate the agenda, and Merkel has ...
10:40, 2019-08-20

Germany's Greens hit poll high, ahead of Merkel's bloc: survey The opposition Greens have hit a record high in a new opinion poll, pulling ahead of Angela Merkel's conservatives. The center-left SPD have dropped ...
00:52, 2019-06-07

WATCH: Angela Merkel filmed shaking during German national anthem German Chancellor Angela Merkel was filmed shaking repeatedly while listening to her country's national anthem, prompting fears she was suffering fro...
18:04, 2019-06-20

Factbox: Merkel's coalition finalizes German landmark climate plan German Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition parties start marathon talks on Thursday to agree a landmark climate action plan designed to help Europe'...
15:56, 2019-09-19

Angela Merkel's American dream — if the Berlin Wall hadn't fallen If the Berlin Wall had never fallen in 1989, today the German Chancellor might be on a road trip through the US and listening to Bruce Springsteen, s...
18:48, 2019-11-05

Boris Johnson to meet Macron, Merkel as Brexit uncertainty looms The new UK prime minister will attempt to convince the French and German leaders to restart Brexit talks, according to British media. A longtime Brex...
01:48, 2019-08-18

Leader of Merkel's CDU, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, to become German defense minister Kramp-Karrenbauer, Angela Merkel's likely successor, is to become defense minister. Though seen as Merkel's protege, she has struggled to connect wit...
22:32, 2019-07-16

Merkel points to Brexit role as WTO forecasts global economic slowdown Europe is not without blame for the global economic slowdown, with Brexit adding to uncertainty worldwide, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said. She ...
02:40, 2019-10-02

Germany's Merkel: ‘Strong evidence’ Iran to blame for tanker attacks Germany has seen “strong evidence” of Iran’s responsibility for attacks on a pair of oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman last week, Chancellor Angela Mer...
00:20, 2019-06-19

Leader of Merkel's CDU, Kramp-Karrenbauer, named German defense minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, the head of Angela Merkel's conservative CDU party, has replaced Ursula von der Leyen as defense minister. The announceme...
12:40, 2019-07-17

Merkel ‘Saddened’ as Germany Awaits Answers on Deadly Bus Crash in Madeira Most of the victims seem to have been Germans on vacation on the Portuguese island. Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed her condolences as an inquiry ...
17:00, 2019-04-18

'I feel fine': Merkel dismisses health fears after shaking bouts German chancellor also says she feels solidarity with targets of Donald Trump’s racismAngela Merkel has sought to assuage concerns about her health a...
17:08, 2019-07-19

Germany: Merkel party colleagues elect far-right extremist to local council Local leaders of Angela Merkel's CDU and the center-left SPD have been left horrified after their representatives elected a member of the far-right N...
20:12, 2019-09-07

Angela Merkel seen shaking for second time in nine days sparking health fears ANGELA Merkel has been seen shaking for the second time in just nine days sparking health fears for the German Chancellor....
11:20, 2019-06-27

US Secretary of State Pompeo cancels meeting with Merkel at short notice US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo abruptly called off a visit to Berlin, citing "pressing issues." He was scheduled to meet with German Chancellor An...
16:12, 2019-05-07

Angela Merkel opens International Motor Show with climate warning The chancellor called on the auto industry to put more effort into the research and investment of electric vehicles. Germany's automotive industry ch...
13:24, 2019-09-12

Angela Merkel invites Boris Johnson amid Brexit differences German Chancellor Angela Merkel has invited new UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to Berlin, a spokeswoman has said. No date has been set for the visit...
21:04, 2019-07-26

Macron and Merkel hint at Brexit optimism as negotiators scramble for deal The news from Brexit talks in Brussels "could be worse," German Chancellor Angela Merkel said while meeting Emmanuel Macron. The French president sai...
20:44, 2019-10-16

Angela Merkel hails Germany's progress since fall of Berlin Wall The chancellor said much has been achieved since the two Germany's were reunited in 1990. Ahead of German Unity Day, Angela Merkel called for equal l...
15:28, 2019-09-28

Merkel describes ‘deep shame’ during 1st visit to Auschwitz as German leader Merkel noted that her visit comes amid rising anti-Semitism and historical revisionism and vowed that Germany would not tolerate anti-Semitism....
18:00, 2019-12-06

Germany’s Angela Merkel renews health concerns with second shaking incident German Chancellor Angela Merkel was seen shaking for a second time in just over a week – renewing concerns about her health. Merkel appeared to clasp...
14:44, 2019-06-27

Hong Kong: Angela Merkel says China must 'guarantee' rights and freedoms ‘In the current situation, everything must be done to avoid violence,’ German chancellor says in BeijingThe German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has sai...
06:44, 2019-09-07

Merkel to face angry tenants as Germany debates rent caps BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing tenants angry over rising rents in a country where home ownership is traditionally low. Merke...
11:20, 2019-06-14

Merkel to meet Putin amid rising tensions over murder of Georgian activist Germany has expelled two Russian diplomats over Russia's suspected involvement in the murder of a Georgian citizen in Berlin. A new investigation rev...
21:12, 2019-12-06

Merkel kicks off West Africa tour pledging support in fight against terrorism Boosting counter-terrorism support for countries in West Africa has become one of Angela Merkel's main priorities on the continent. The EU is also ho...
18:44, 2019-05-01

Greens accuse Merkel of 'voodoo fiscal policy', want new debt for climate plan The leader of Germany's surging Greens party, a likely coalition partner in any new government, raised the pressure on Chancellor Angela Merkel's con...
12:20, 2019-08-12

Germany: Merkel commemorates Hitler assassination plot 75 years after Operation Valkyrie On July 20, 1944, Claus von Stauffenberg tried to kill Adolf Hitler by placing a suitcase bomb next to him during a meeting of senior Nazi officials....
11:08, 2019-07-22

Leader of Merkel's CDU, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, to become German defense minister — reports Kramp-Karrenbauer, Angela Merkel's likely successor, is to become defense minister instead, reports suggest....
22:00, 2019-07-16

Germany's Green leader sorry for linking Angela Merkel's shaking to climate crisis German Green party leader Annalena Baerbock has tweeted her apologies after suggesting that the chancellor's trembling may have been caused by climat...
16:40, 2019-06-29

Germany's Angela Merkel urges 'political solution' in Iran, warns against isolationism Angela Merkel has made a plea for the international community to band together to peacefully resolve the conflict between Iran and the US. Tensions i...
16:12, 2019-06-22

German Chancellor Angela Merkel marks 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall The collapse of the Berlin Wall “proves that no wall is so high and so strong that we could not break it,” German Chancellor Angela Merke...
18:52, 2019-11-09

Germany: Merkel commemorates Hitler assassination plot 75 years after 'Operation Valkyrie' On July 20, 1944, Claus von Stauffenberg tried to kill Adolf Hitler by placing a suitcase bomb next to him during a meeting of senior Nazi officials....
13:40, 2019-07-20

Germany's Angela Merkel urges 'political solution' on Iran, warns against isolationism Angela Merkel has made a plea for the international community to band together to peacefully resolve the conflict between Iran and the US. Tensions i...
21:44, 2019-06-22

This man is on a mission to meet 10,000 strangers Rob Lawless is defying every parent’s rule: Don’t talk to strangers. The 28-year-old Philadelphia native is on a mission to meet 10,000 strangers, sp...
03:36, 2019-11-24

Behind the scenes of the Apollo mission at MIT Fifty years ago this week, humanity made its first expedition to another world, when Apollo 11 touched down on the moon and two astronauts walked on ...
18:20, 2019-07-18

Outlining the Knicks’ do-or-die mission And as for the other team in town … OK, OK, we kid. If it is indisputable the Nets’ star-splashed Sunday made significant strides in their perp...
02:56, 2019-07-02

Jason Reynolds Is on a Mission The best-selling writer of more than a dozen children’s books wants black teenagers and kids to know that he sees them....
11:44, 2019-10-28

Angela Merkel expressed 'deep shame' on her first visit to Auschwitz in her 14 years as German chancellor Omar Marques/Getty German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited Auschwitz, the Polish death camp where the Nazis killed a million Jews in World War II, on...
17:28, 2019-12-06

Brexit: Angela Merkel gives Boris Johnson 30 days to come up with solution to backstop - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 6.33pm BST Here is Jeremy Cliffe, the Economist’s Brussels bureau chief, and form...
19:48, 2019-08-21

Brexit: Merkel suggests changes to political declaration could solve backstop problem - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 5.45pm BST Johnson says he has watched a lot of EU negotiations.What seems imposs...
19:00, 2019-08-21

Brexit: Angela Merkel says negotiations reach 'final sprint' phase – live news Rolling updates on the latest political developments, including negotiations in BrusselsTusk: ‘Foundations’ of deal are ready but UK has late doubtsN...
20:08, 2019-10-16

Boris Johnson tells Merkel EU must abandon backstop if it wants Brexit deal - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summaryDowning Street lobby briefing - SummaryBrexit deadlock as No 10 i...
18:24, 2019-07-26

Brexit: Johnson poised to end talks after call with Merkel ends in deadlock - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including German chancellor telling PM Northern Ireland must stay in customs union for a dealFu...
12:08, 2019-10-08

Angela Merkel visiting India to bolster ties amid China's growing clout German Chancellor Angela Merkel, along with a dozen ministers, is traveling to India to seek ways to strengthen trade cooperation. Germany's Parliame...
18:32, 2019-10-30

Rick Owens to the Rescue Determined to save Larry LeGaspi, the designer behind the look of Parliament Funkadelic and Kiss, from obscurity, Rick Owens had no choice but to wri...
22:28, 2019-09-05

You can help rescue dogs while on vacation Organizations offer people the opportunity to spend time with a dog while on vacation.       ...
00:12, 2019-08-21

Here’s Every Single Mission to the Moon in One Chart Humans started to work in earnest to get to the moon in the 1950s, when the U.S. and U.S.S.R. initiated a bracing Cold War space race. The Soviets dr...
17:24, 2019-07-18

Mission of Burma — 'That's When I Reach for My Revolver' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
15:04, 2019-05-23

NASA eyes Pluto mission Just days after NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said that Pluto should be given back its planet status, the U.S. space agency announced that it ha...
15:04, 2019-11-01

The GTA San Andreas Mission That's So Easy, There's No Way To Fail It Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is filled with some famously annoying and difficult missions. Everyone knows of the infamous mission where the player i...
17:48, 2019-08-11

Canada's longest space mission comes to an end Astronaut David Saint-Jacques spent 204 days in space alongside crew mates from Russian and the US....
00:32, 2019-06-26

Voyager 2: the story of its mission so far – in pictures Since launching in 1977, the Nasa probe has captured never-before-seen images of the solar systemNasa’s Voyager 2 sends back its first signal from in...
18:24, 2019-11-04

'Mission Jurassic' dinosaur hunt to get under way British scientists are about to participate in one of their biggest dinosaur hunts in decades....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Opinion: Car design - the new Mission Impossible? i8 fulfilled its objective as a 'statement piece' for early EV adopters Why planning ten years ahead is getting harder than ever Who’d be BMW Grou...
13:16, 2019-06-27

The people on a mission to live for ever – video What if you could cheat death and live for ever? To people in the radical life extension movement, immortality is a real possibility. Leah Green spen...
20:56, 2019-11-07

The Case Against the Apollo 11 Moon Mission On July 13, 1969, just a few days before Apollo XI lifted off into the sky, newspapers across the country ran a syndicated column by Drew Pearson, an...
19:16, 2019-07-20

The YouTuber on a Mission to Save the Classic RPG English professor Matt Barton is out to draw attention to the bygone favorites of the genre....
15:40, 2019-06-01

The Fake Faces in 'Mission: Impossible'? The CIA Has Some of Its Own WIRED asked the agency's former disguise chief to analyze the spy tactics on film and television. Here's her critique....
23:52, 2019-05-08

Londoner's mission to have a beer in every pub within the M25 A London pub lover is on a mission to visit every single one of the capital's drinking institutions - and is already 75 per cent of the way to achiev...
09:32, 2019-10-27

Look: Maryland phone makes bird calls, not phone calls A payphone attracting attention at the side of a Maryland road doesn't make outgoing calls -- but it does make bird calls....
19:32, 2019-08-16

First look into new migrant shelter TUCSON — It’s been nearly three months since part of the vacant juvenile detention center was turned into a migrant shelter. News 4 Tucso...
07:24, 2019-10-27

Tory leadership race: Jeremy Hunt says German chancellor Angela Merkel is willing to look at new Brexit proposals Tory leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt says German chancellor Angela Merkel is willing to look at new Brexit proposals put forward by the next prime m...
23:04, 2019-07-01

Angela Merkel absolutely won't give way on backstop, Boris Johnson told as he flies to Berlin Boris Johnson was today warned that German Chancellor Angela Merkel is "absolutely not giving way" on the Irish border backstop as he prepared for hi...
14:44, 2019-08-21

Brexit: Boris Johnson meets Merkel in Berlin as France says no deal now most likely outcome - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 5.06pm BST According to Sky’s Sam Coates, who is in Berlin, there were a few peop...
18:12, 2019-08-21

Macron leads EU-wide minimum wage call as Merkel, Medvedev warn of global injustice  “Fundamental change” to the world of work – including an EU-wide minimum wage – is needed to address the growing gap between society’s haves and have...
19:00, 2019-06-11

'We had to do something': teacher who came to flooded Doncaster's rescue Mark Ibbertson and his son helped children, elderly people and a hedgehog to safetyWhen the floodwaters rose in Bentley in Doncaster on Friday last w...
08:28, 2019-11-16

Bar Rescue's Jon Taffer wants to save your marriage Bar Rescue has long been screaming for a spin-off, some new avenue for host Jon Taffer to shred his vocal cords before a whole new batch of slack-jaw...
23:00, 2019-05-02

UN warns Italy against criminalizing sea rescue The global organization's comments come after the arrest of German captain Carola Rackete. The 31-year-old contravened Italian law when landing with ...
02:00, 2019-07-02

9-week-old kitten well after rescue from car’s subframe _____ FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A 9-week-old kitten survived a 30-mile (48-kilometer) trip trapped in the frame of a car. Auto repair shop owner Scott Bo...
17:48, 2019-07-14

Neymar to the rescue again as PSG beat Lyon "Another week, another late Neymar wonder-goal gives Paris St Germain victory, this time at Lyon."...
23:44, 2019-09-22

Sam Mendes' '1917' gives WWI soldiers a dangerous mission George McKay and Dean-Charles Chapman star as young British soldiers who must deliver an important message in Sam Mendes' World War I thriller '1917....
22:12, 2019-12-10

Army details mission of AI task force Warrior Maven Interview with Col. Douglas Matty, Army Artificial Intelligence Task Force Deputy Director....
21:16, 2019-09-17

India's moon mission blasts off after delay India's space agency has launched its second lunar mission, a week after an earlier effort had to be called off. Scientists hope to make a soft landi...
13:24, 2019-07-22

Mission possible: £5bn London theme park deal The backers of a £5 billion theme park planned for the Thames Estuary have signed a deal with Paramount Pictures opening the possibility of thriller ...
15:00, 2019-06-27

India Launches Chandrayaan-2 Moon Mission on Second Try Last week, scientists abruptly called off the historic launch right before liftoff. A second attempt on Monday was a success....
17:04, 2019-07-22

US envoy for Afghanistan on 2-week peace mission WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. envoy for Afghanistan is traveling to Afghanistan and also Belgium, Germany, Pakistan, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates ...
16:52, 2019-06-01

The Apollo 11 Mission Was Also a Global Media Sensation The satellites were finally ready to beam images back to Earth in 1969. And some 600 million people watched the event live....
01:40, 2019-07-16

Chandrayaan 2: What may have gone wrong with India's Moon mission? The BBC asks former members of India's space agency what went wrong with its most complex mission....
14:52, 2019-09-09

Fire burning 20,000 bales of hay near San Xavier Mission TUCSON – A fire has ignited near San Xavier Co-Op Farm on the southside Tuesday evening, according to witnesses at the scene. According to Toho...
05:00, 2019-10-02

JFK Library launches app to celebrate Apollo 11 mission BOSTON (AP) — The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with a new app that he...
18:00, 2019-06-17

India’s Chandrayaan-2 Embarks on Mission to the Moon The country hopes to become the fourth to land on the lunar surface with the robotic probe....
12:44, 2019-07-22

Peter McGrail makes his mission statement After disappointment at the European Games, Peter McGrail looks forward to the World championships The post Peter McGrail makes his mission statement...
11:13, 2019-08-26

DHS seeks CISA volunteers for border mission Voting vendors hope to have industry vulnerability disclosure program — Slack vulnerability emerges...
16:16, 2019-05-20

Chandrayaan-2: India launches second Moon mission The $145m Chandrayaan-2 is aiming to become the first space mission to land on the Moon's south pole....
14:12, 2019-07-22

The (Almost) Forgotten History of The Mission of San Ignacio Miní The name Argentina comes from the Latin word for sliver 'argentum', and it is indeed a country rich architectural heritage, especially in its main ci...
03:20, 2019-05-27

India reschedules Moon mission for Monday India’s space agency in Chennai announced it will launch a spacecraft to the south pole of the moon on Monday, after halting the attempt this week....
22:32, 2019-07-18

India launches historic mission to the Moon With the launch of its Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft, India is planning to join an exclusive group of countries that have successfully landed on the Moon....
21:36, 2019-07-22

The Londoners on a mission to make wellness accessible to everyone From pay-what-you can osteopaths to free acupuncture for people affected by the Grenfell fire, meet the people making sure wellness is available for ...
09:00, 2019-11-01

NASA needs your help to make its Moon mission a reality NASA’s upcoming Artemis missions to the Moon are taking shape, and with a very short deadline of 2024 for a crewed trip to the lunar surface, i...
00:28, 2019-10-02

End of a 'secret' German military mission in Cameroon The announcement that Germany has ended its military mission in Cameroon came as a surprise to many who were unaware of the presence of German soldie...
18:20, 2019-07-17

Spacewatch: ESA greenlights Comet Interceptor mission Spacecraft will travel to an as-yet unidentified comet and map it in three dimensions The European Space Agency (ESA) has selected a comet intercepto...
23:44, 2019-06-27

India has launched an ambitious mission to the Moon Enlarge / India's GSLV Mark III rocket is seen on the launch pad with its lunar payload. (credit: ISRO) On Monday, an Indian rocket launched a spac...
15:56, 2019-07-22

Military museums grapple with a mission that’s only getting more complex In seeking to curate a better balanced history, at least they’re marching in the right direction....
20:00, 2019-10-09

You can own a flag from the Apollo 11 mission, if your pockets are deep enough We’re now just one month away from the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission to the Moon, and owners of some seriously sought-afte...
06:44, 2019-06-21

UK to launch European security mission over Iran row The British government has said it will create a new mission with European allies amid rising tensions with Iran in the Strait of Hormuz. The UK's fo...
19:44, 2019-07-22

Nasa confirms ocean moon mission Scientists working on a mission to the ocean moon of Europa can proceed with the final design and construction of the spacecraft, Nasa has said....
15:28, 2019-08-20

The people on a mission to live forever – video What if you could cheat death and live forever? To people in the radical life extension movement, immortality is a real possibility. Leah Green spend...
13:00, 2019-11-07

India has launched its Chandrayaan 2 mission to the moon India launched its second moon mission on 22 July. The mission will place a lander and rover near the moon’s south pole, a promising site for human e...
19:12, 2019-07-22

Right-wing activists vandalize EU mission in Israel An anti-asylum seeker activist had spray-painted slogans such as "German money kills Jews" and "EU get out" on the walls of the mission's lobby. The ...
14:48, 2019-09-16

UK joins US in Strait of Hormuz naval mission Britain says it will join a US-led mission to protect merchant vessels in the Strait of Hormuz. Germany has rejected joining the mission, which comes...
20:08, 2019-08-05

Inside the audacious mission to map every microbe in Australia Billions of viruses, bacteria, and other tiny organisms live in Australia. A bold project hopes to use DNA sequencing to identify all of them – can i...
19:44, 2019-06-11

Yankees can’t ignore other half of pitching mission Wandering eyes will be focused on the likes of Toronto’s Marcus Stroman, the Giants’ Madison Bumgarner and perhaps Cleveland’s Trevor Bauer over the ...
03:00, 2019-07-11

Japanese cargo mission to ISS scrubbed after fire Sending stuff to space is very, very difficult. It can be easy to forget that, especially with the seemingly constant stream of rocket launches we se...
03:12, 2019-09-12

India to launch second moon mission in July NEW DELHI (AP) — India says it will launch a second moon mission next month aimed at landing a rover near the southern pole, which hasn’t been ...
15:56, 2019-06-12

Germany to extend anti-IS mission: reports Germany plans to extend its anti-IS mission, but will begin to curtail parts of the mandate. The issue has divided the CDU-SPD coalition in Berlin....
00:32, 2019-09-17

India’s Chandrayaan-2 mission just hit a major milestone India is now poised to become the fourth country on Earth to pull off a soft Moon landing. The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) launched the...
18:48, 2019-08-20

India to launch moon mission after delay India's space agency is set to make another attempt to launch its second lunar mission, a week after an earlier effort had to be called off. Scientis...
10:40, 2019-07-22

TikTok’s Chief Is on a Mission to Prove It’s Not a Menace Alex Zhu, the head of the Chinese-owned viral video app, is trying to assuage Washington’s fears. “I am quite optimistic,” he said....
10:12, 2019-11-18

Leader of Germany’s Social Democrats, partner in Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government, resigns after election fiasco BERLIN (AP) — Leader of Germany’s Social Democrats, partner in Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government, resigns after election fiasco....
10:32, 2019-06-02

NY Times says it turned to Ireland to rescue journalist The New York Times publisher says the newspaper turned to Ireland -- instead of the Trump administration -- for help rescuing a journalist threatened...
17:12, 2019-09-24

Albania earthquake: Rescue efforts wind down Rescue efforts have almost finished in Albania following an earthquake that shook the country and left 49 dead. Rescuers are only continuing to searc...
01:44, 2019-11-30

Labrador rescue to hold adoption event TUCSON, Ariz– If you’re looking for a new friend, man’s best friend, you’ve come to the right place. The Southwest Oasis Labr...
06:04, 2019-09-14

How Tesla could rescue the US motorcycle market (TSLA) Harley-Davidson Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said that the company isn't interested in making a motorcycle. But the incipient electric motorcycle industry...
15:12, 2019-10-05

Rescue dog and deer caught on camera playing tag The chase is on! A rescue dog and deer play a cheerful game of tag. An unlikely friendship started this week when a rescue dog and deer played a gam...
02:00, 2019-05-16

Zoos Called It a ‘Rescue.’ But Are the Elephants Really Safe? Despite mounting evidence that elephants find captivity torturous, some American zoos still acquire them from Africa — aided by a tall tale about why...
11:20, 2019-07-09

What Saquon Barkley is saying to rescue Giants from despair The message from Saquon Barkley is not meant for his teammates, rather for anyone outside 1925 Giants Drive who see a franchise, their beloved franch...
23:44, 2019-09-12