NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 21:04, 2019-12-02

Berlin politician defies far-right murder threat

A prominent Berlin integration politician has made public a presumed far-right murder threat. Sawsan Chebli was told she would be "eliminated" if she...

Berlin politician defies far-right murder threat

Source: www.dw.com

 

Suspect in German politician's murder confesses The suspect in the murder of local German politician Walter Lübcke has reportedly confessed. The chief prosecutor briefed parliament's interior affai...
09:44, 2019-06-26

Suspect in German politician's murder 'has links to far right' Local media reports say victim’s pro-migrant stance could be a motive for the killing German authorities said on Sunday they had arrested a man in co...
21:20, 2019-06-16

Far-right AfD 'complicit' in German pro-migrant politician's murder Senior members of Angela Merkel's CDU have criticized the "hate and incitement" circulated by the far-right AfD, saying it is partly to blame for the...
20:44, 2019-06-19

New arrest in murder of German politician Walter Lübcke Three weeks after the Kassel district president was shot dead, DNA evidence has prompted a new arrest. The 65-year-old was found with a gunshot wound...
18:04, 2019-06-16

Opinion: German politician's murder is an attack on democracy Politician Walter Lübcke may have been murdered by a right-wing extremist. If that turns out to be the case, the killer was targeting the heart of Ge...
05:20, 2019-06-19

Germany probes 'right-wing extremist' murder of politician A politician has been murdered in an apparent execution-style assassination. German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer has described the attack as "rig...
14:08, 2019-06-18

Germany: Suspected killer recants confession in murder of politician An attorney for defendant Stephan E. has said his client withdrew his guilty plea in a murder case that has shocked the country. The accused, who has...
16:40, 2019-07-02

Germany: Far-right Pegida supporters probed for condoning politician's murder Prosecutors in Dresden have begun an investigation into Pegida supporters who scoffed at the murder of Walter Lübcke, likely at the hands of a far-ri...
19:16, 2019-07-05

German police to investigate after far-right protesters celebrate politician’s murder German police said on Friday they had opened a criminal investigation after a broadcaster published video of far-right protesters speaking approvingl...
18:04, 2019-07-08

German Left party's Berlin HQ evacuated over bomb threat The left-wing "Die Linke" political party evacuated their headquarters in Berlin on Monday, after receiving a bomb threat. They posted images of poli...
13:24, 2019-07-22

Federal prosecutors take over murder investigation of German politician Walter Lübcke Federal prosecutors have taken over the murder investigation of local German politician Walter Lübcke. He was found with a gunshot wound to his head ...
13:56, 2019-06-17

Hells Angels sentenced for murder in Berlin A German court has sentenced the leader of Hells Angels Berlin charter to life in prison over an apparent revenge killing. Under his orders, a group ...
21:00, 2019-10-01

Germany expels Russian diplomats after murder in Berlin German prosecutors have said there is enough evidence to suggest that Russia or Chechnya ordered the murder of a Georgian man in Berlin. Two Russian ...
13:04, 2019-12-04

How Russian media are reporting on the murder of a Chechen man in Berlin In late August, a Chechen man was shot dead at a Berlin park. Western media reported that the suspect may have ties to Russian intelligence services ...
22:32, 2019-09-25

Berlin murder further strains Germany-Russia relations What do a murder in Berlin, a pipeline in the North Sea and a peace conference in Paris have in common? They are contributing to the growing strains ...
00:52, 2019-12-06

Germany expels Russian diplomats over murder in Berlin German prosecutors have said there is enough evidence to suggest that Russia or Chechnya ordered the murder of a Georgian man in Berlin. Two Russian ...
12:48, 2019-12-04

German defense minister calls out Russia after Berlin murder Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has said the murder of a Georgian activist earlier this year was straining relations between Berlin and Moscow. She urged ...
04:56, 2019-12-08

Bomb threat found at scene of murder-suicide in posh California home A man killed his mother and a family dog before turning the weapon on himself in what authorities are calling a murder-suicide at a posh California h...
20:52, 2019-11-08

Murder probe launched after politician from Angela Merkel's party is 'shot dead outside his home in Germany' A politician from Chancellor Angela Merkel's party was shot dead outside his home Germany....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Opinion: Union Berlin are good for football in Berlin and eastern Germany The cult club from Köpenick have been promoted to the Bundesliga for the first time in their history. In an age of rampant commercialization, Union B...
18:28, 2019-05-28

Berlin in Petrenko fever: His inaugural concert with the Berlin Philharmonic Four years ago, Kirill Petrenko was elected principal conductor of the orchestra, one steeped in tradition. At his first official concert in that fun...
20:32, 2019-08-24

'Shenmue III' Defies All Expectations—in a Good Way, Mostly The half revenge epic and half slice-of-life simulator is back, baby, but hasn’t changed a bit....
16:32, 2019-11-26

Trump defies doubters with surging economy Strong GDP and an upswing in the stock market give Trump a powerful message to own — and remove scapegoats to blame if conditions worsen....
12:00, 2019-05-02

Illusionist defies death with suit that is ‘invisible’ to sharks He’s not quite the shark whisperer. But Andrew Mayne, an illusionist and magician, has managed to come up with a way to commune with the beasts...
23:12, 2019-08-03

Boris Johnson 'will be forced from power if he defies no-deal law' If PM fails to comply with anti-no deal act, he could face jail, legal experts warnBoris Johnson would trigger a legal and constitutional crisis that...
23:16, 2019-09-07

Modern Warfare Player's Death Defies Physics Today on Highlight Reel we have wormhole mines, Outer Worlds mimes, Ghost Recon Breakpoint bikes, and much more!...
00:00, 2019-12-06

High heels run defies gravity, homophobia in Madrid Dozens of men and a few women in stiletto heels raced through the center of the Spanish capital on Thursday, defying gravity, the heat and attempts b...
22:04, 2019-07-05

Trump administration defies subpoena seeking tax returns Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a letter that he will not comply with a subpoena for six years of Trump's tax returns because the request "...
00:48, 2019-05-18

Courteney Cox defies gravity in epic poolside video Courteney Cox couldn't look more cool in her recent poolside Instagram video, showing off her amazing body and video skills.    ...
18:56, 2019-07-22

Burna Boy is an ‘African Giant’ with a sound that defies geography The Nigerian pop phenom’s voice is light enough to float but heavy enough to keep him grounded....
16:08, 2019-09-06

UK defies UN deadline to return Chagos Islands to Mauritius The UK has defied a United Nationals deadline to return control of an overseas territory to Mauritius....
11:52, 2019-11-22

John Bercow defies Eurosceptics with vow to stay on as Speaker Exclusive: move likely to anger hardliners who fear Bercow wants to stop no-deal BrexitJohn Bercow has said he plans to stay in his post as Speaker o...
22:32, 2019-05-28

Madrid high heels run defies gravity, homophobia Dozens of men and a few women in stiletto heels raced through the center of the Spanish capital on Thursday, defying gravity, the heat and attempts b...
20:52, 2019-07-04

Baby boy defies doctors by waking from 5-day coma and smiling at dad When Michael Labuschagne was 14 weeks old, his mom and dad snuggled him up in bed as usual. The next morning he didn’t wake up. “Words ca...
17:04, 2019-10-25

From Pizza to Tortillas, a Midwestern Chef Defies Assumptions Ann Kim, a Korean immigrant and former actress, has become a star of the vibrant Minneapolis restaurant scene by pursuing one goal: ‘The food I like....
19:28, 2019-09-10

Extinction Rebellion defies protest ban and targets Google ‘Nurse-in’ held outside company’s offices in protest at funding of climate deniersGuardian’s George Monbiot on why he got arrestedLawyers for Extinct...
19:32, 2019-10-16

McGahn defies subpoena to testify before House committee Former White House lawyer Don McGahn refused to comply with a subpoena to testify before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday about special couns...
16:44, 2019-05-21

Bruce Springsteen at 70: How the Boss defies time and space Today is an annual high holy day in New Jersey, but it’s a little higher and more celebratory than most years. It’s the 70th birthday of the patron s...
21:40, 2019-09-23

The Latest: McGahn defies subpoena, no-show at House hearing WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the House Judiciary Committee and Donald McGahn (all times local): 10:20 a.m. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerr...
16:52, 2019-05-21

Don McGahn defies subpoena as Trump clash with Congress intensifies White House had blocked former counsel from testifyingHouse Democrats push leadership to impeachDemocrats are facing another brazen attempt by Donald...
14:44, 2019-05-21

French auctioneer defies Mexico with sale of pre-Columbian artifacts French auction house Millon denied accusations by the Mexican government that a sale of dozens of pre-Columbian artifacts was illegal and proceeded w...
19:08, 2019-09-18

Nadler vows accountability after McGahn defies subpoena to testify House Democrats convened Tuesday to hear a crucial witness in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation — and for the second time in a month, th...
17:08, 2019-05-21

Mick Mulvaney defies subpoena to testify in impeachment inquiry House impeachment investigators late Thursday subpoenaed Mick Mulvaney, the acting White House chief of staff, demanding that he testify about his kn...
18:48, 2019-11-08

Russia steps in as Turkey defies NATO allies in Syria Russia said it was working to prevent a conflict between advancing Turkish and Syrian government forces on Wednesday, as Turkey’s president defied gr...
12:40, 2019-10-16

Migrants step off German aid ship after captain defies Italy ROME (AP) — Forty migrants have disembarked on the tiny Italian island of Lampedusa after the captain of the German aid ship which rescued them docke...
08:52, 2019-06-29

France defies eurozone slowdown with 0.3% growth - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including new growth figures from France and the USLatest: EIU sees recession fears in Eu...
12:24, 2019-10-30

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

Migrants disembark in Sicily as rescue ship defies Salvini Charity vessel docks in Lampedusa after two days stranded at seaForty-one refugees and migrants disembarked overnight at the port of Lampedusa after ...
13:44, 2019-07-07

The 1975 frontman defies Dubai's anti-gay laws by kissing fan The 1975 frontman Matt Healy has kissed a male fan at a gig in Dubai in defiance of the country's anti-LGBTQ laws....
00:16, 2019-08-16

Trump defies Congress, completes $8B weapons sale to Saudi Arabia, UAE U.S. President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete...
21:16, 2019-05-25

Tinder’s popularity overseas boosts new subscriber numbers, defies estimates Popular dating app Tinder is only getting hotter — thanks to its growing popularity overseas. Shares of Tinder parent company Match Group soared to r...
03:40, 2019-08-08

Singer in the 1975 Matt Healy defies UAE's anti-gay law by kissing man at concert Matt Healy tells gay fans God loves them, in country where gay sex is illegalThe singer of the band the 1975 defied Dubai’s anti-LGBT laws during a c...
21:20, 2019-08-15

Honor 20: Huawei Android phone launch defies Donald Trump Huawei announces cut-price premium phones with quad cameras and top-end chipsHuawei’s Honor is trying to dominate the increasingly crowded cut-price ...
16:56, 2019-05-21

Cassidy defies odds to seal 2019 Super Formula title Nick Cassidy overcame the odds to win the 2019 Super Formula title in a tense Suzuka title-decider, overhauling pre-race points leader Naoki Yamamoto...
08:04, 2019-10-27

China's top coal province defies Beijing, allows new coke projects: ministry China's top coal and coke producing region Shanxi has relaxed environmental policies regarding its coking industry despite repeated orders from Beiji...
15:40, 2019-05-06

California defies Trump to ban pesticide linked to childhood brain damage The EPA had moved to ban chlorpyrifos under Obama, but the Trump administration reversed that effortCalifornia is banning a widely used pesticide tha...
21:20, 2019-05-08

UK defies United Nations deadline to return Chagos Islands to Mauritius The UK has defied a United Nationals deadline to return control of an overseas territory to Mauritius....
09:40, 2019-11-22

Senator who killed Amazon deal defies Cuomo again, backs AOC’s DA pick State Sen. Michael Gianaris — the lawmaker who helped stop Amazon from opening a new headquarters in Long Island City — is backing public...
04:56, 2019-06-22

Impeachment inquiry: Pompeo defies Congress as battle lines drawn Secretary of state signals he will not comply with demands to hear depositions but witness are still set to give evidence, House saysDonald Trump’s a...
06:40, 2019-10-02

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

California defies NCAA with law allowing college athletes to make money SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Defying the NCAA, California’s governor signed a first-in-the-nation law Monday that will let college athletes hire agents...
18:36, 2019-09-30

Nine-year-old who defies labels helps teach educators about queer youth When a third-grade teacher from Texas asked her mostly 8-year-old students what they wanted to be when they grow up, one of them wrote on the white b...
13:16, 2019-06-19

New Jersey baby missing chunk of his skull defies the odds to survive A New Jersey “miracle baby” with a rare, life-threatening skull condition wasn’t expected to live more than a day but now he’s seven months old...
17:44, 2019-10-02

'Murder Mystery' stars Jennifer Aniston, Adam Sandler on who they want to pin a murder on It's been eight years since longtime friends Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler teamed up for an on-screen project....
15:24, 2019-06-14

Vail man gets 71 years in prison for murder of wife, daughter and attempted murder of son TUCSON – The Vail man who admitted to killing his wife and daughter in 2018 was sentenced to 71 years in prison Monday morning. Hernando Enriqu...
21:16, 2019-08-19

Eric Michels murder: 'Grindr thief' guilty of businessman murder Gerald Matovu, who sold drugs to serial killer Stephen Port, gave his victim an overdose of GHB....
14:20, 2019-07-15

Model steals North Korean soldier’s hat and defies Kim Jong-un's laws in clips Liziane Gutierrez – who once sued Chris Brown – flouted a series of strict rules in the notorious country...
11:05, 2019-09-18

The 1975 singer Matt Healy defies Dubai gay laws with public kiss The British singer kisses a fan on the lips during a gig in the UAE, where homosexuality is illegal....
18:16, 2019-08-15

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp defies Trump, appoints Kelly Loeffler to US Senate Georgia Governor Brian Kemp rebuffed the wishes of President Trump on Wednesday — tapping an Atlanta businesswoman to fill Sen. Johnny Isakson&...
20:32, 2019-12-04

Surfer in denim shorts defies passport theft and hurricane to win on borrowed board Italo Ferreira needed to compete to be eligible for Tokyo 2020Arrived just in time and won heat wearing denim shortsRobbed of his passport in the USA...
13:12, 2019-09-11

Re-Cycle: Andy Hampsten defies Gavia snow storm to take pink in 1988 "Ice and an avalanche threat has seen the Passo Gavia taken off the table for this year\u0027s Giro d\u0027Italia, meaning Stage 16 to Ponte di Legno...
16:48, 2019-05-27

Turkey defies calls for ceasefire in Syria as U.S., Russia launch diplomatic efforts The Turkish president said the only way the offensive would end was if Syrian Kurdish fighters leave a designated border area “by tonight.”...
16:20, 2019-10-16

Here's A Fabulous One-Handed Catch That Defies Gravity And Our Collective Understanding Of The Human Body Odell Beckham is weeping! He’s packing up and skipping town! This reception by South Carolina’s Bryan Edwards was, frankly, too freakin’ good for him...
01:20, 2019-10-27

White House chief of staff defies subpoena, skips impeachment testimony The White House instructed its officials not to comply with the investigation, which is looking at President Donald Trump's dealings with Ukraine....
16:56, 2019-11-08

Impeachment inquiry: White House defies Congress as battle lines drawn Pompeo signals he will not comply with demands to hear depositions from officials but witness are still set to give evidence, House saysDonald Trump’...
06:08, 2019-10-02

Ex-Trump counsel, Don McGahn, defies subpoena for House hearing on Mueller report The panel will hear from McGahn “one way or another,” House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler said....
20:00, 2019-05-21

'Defies logic!' - Reaction to Messi's ridiculous long-range free-kick "Lionel Messi scored his 600th goal for Barcelona, and reached the milestone with an unstoppable free-kick from distance."...
23:28, 2019-05-01

Charges against 2 suspects in Colorado school shooting include murder, attempted murder, arson, theft DENVER (AP) — Charges against 2 suspects in Colorado school shooting include murder, attempted murder, arson, theft....
18:24, 2019-05-15

Prosecutors to try 16-year-old Colorado school shooting suspect accused of murder, attempted murder as an adult CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors to try 16-year-old Colorado school shooting suspect accused of murder, attempted murder as an adult....
19:40, 2019-05-15

How To Get Away With Murder: Viola Davis, Aja Naomi King and Rome Flynn Play 'Frame, Murder, Kill' So...how do you get away with murder? By playing a harmless hypothetical game about it, of course!...
23:04, 2019-09-26

Joshua Brown death: Murder of key witness in Amber Guyger murder trial was nothing to do with case, police say The fatal shooting of a key witness in the murder trial of ex-Dallas police officer Amber Guyger "had nothing to do with the case", detectives have s...
09:08, 2019-10-10

Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder, attempted murder in 2018 case TUCSON – A Tucson man has been convicted for shooting his ex-girlfriend and killing her best friend in 2018. According to Pima County Attorney's Offi...
22:36, 2019-12-04

Woman unable to close mouth, eyes after alleged botched surgery defies odds A 28-year-old Virginia woman has defied doctors’ expectations to become a disability rights advocate and health and fitness blogger after her parents...
18:20, 2019-05-01

Trump plan to label Mexico cartels as terror groups defies logic, experts say Analysts say designation would be largely cosmetic as the already illegitimate groups are driven by money, not politicsMexican drug cartel thugs have...
23:08, 2019-11-27

Woman born with rare cyst condition defies odds, becomes disability rights advocate A 28-year-old Virginia woman has defied doctors’ expectations to become a disability rights advocate and health and fitness blogger after her parents...
21:04, 2019-05-01

Trump impeachment inquiry: ex-Ukraine envoy defies White House to testify – live Marie Yovanovitch arrives to be quizzed by House committeesTrump blocked Gordon Sondland from testifying this weekSign up for the US briefing and get...
17:32, 2019-10-11

Divine intervention: Vatican aide defies police to restore power to homeless shelter Pope Francis aide crawls into manhole to return power for hundreds of homeless in unused state-owned buildingAn aide to pope Francis has shimmied dow...
05:32, 2019-05-13

NASA’s Hubble telescope detects supermassive black hole that defies theoretical models NASA’s Hubble telescope has recently discovered a supermassive black hole that defies existing theories about the universe....
09:40, 2019-07-12

Turkey defies United States as it accepts first shipment of Russian missile defence system Turkey has received the first shipment of a Russian S-400 missile defence system despite opposition from the United States....
17:36, 2019-07-12

Suzanne Eaton murder: Man arrested for murder of US scientist The man who allegedly killed Suzanne Eaton was reported to be a father of two from the Greek island....
19:20, 2019-07-16

The 1975 singer Matt Healy defies Dubai's anti-LGBTQ laws by kissing male fan on lips at concert Frontman of The 1975 Matt Healy has defied Dubai's anti-LGBTQ laws by kissing a male fan on the lips during a concert....
22:56, 2019-08-15

Russian Grand Prix 2019 result: Lewis Hamilton wins as Sebastian Vettel defies Ferrari team orders Mercedes driver and championship leader Lewis Hamilton won the Russian Grand Prix amid controversy at Ferrari after Sebastian Vettel appeared to defy...
15:08, 2019-09-29

Where Does The Politician Go in Season 2? The Politician, Ryan Murphy's first series on Netflix, changed just about everything viewers came to know and love by the eighth episode season one f...
19:40, 2019-10-01

'The Politician' is an underachiever Marking Ryan Murphy's first series for Netflix, "The Politician" feels like a mashup of the producer's high-school-set dramas -- a dollop of "Scream ...
15:56, 2019-09-26

The A.V. Club is recapping The Politician Episode 1: “Pilot” | Episode 2: “The Harrington Commode” | Episode 3: “October Surprise” | Episode 4: “Gone Girl” | Episode 5: “The Voter” | Episode ...
01:04, 2019-09-28

Punch your ballot for The Politician Here’s what’s happening in the world of television for Friday, September 27, and Saturday, September 28. All times are Eastern....
07:20, 2019-09-27

Everything falls apart for The Politician — and its characters Payton’s campaign has been all about keeping strategic secrets: the status of his relationship with Alice, the depth of his connection to River, and,...
03:40, 2019-09-30

'You are a racist,' Germans tell AfD politician A politician in the far-right AfD called guest workers "scum." Now Germans with migrant relatives are defending their families' honor — and using the...
21:36, 2019-10-24

What it’s like to go through a messy divorce as a politician Katie Hill and Ilhan Omar are just the latest to struggle with splitting up in the public eye....
11:48, 2019-11-01

What’s on TV Friday: ‘The Politician’ and ‘Creepshow’ Ben Platt and Gwyneth Paltrow star in a new Netflix series. And a new horror anthology series is streaming on Shudder....
07:32, 2019-09-27

EU defies Boris Johnson and declares UK will only get a 'bare-bones' trade deal or a no-deal Brexit next year The EU's trade chief says Boris Johnson will only get a "bare-bones" trade deal with the EU next year, or none at all. The prime minister has insiste...
10:36, 2019-11-19

Ben Platt Unleashes His Inner Egomaniac in ‘The Politician’ The actor, singer and former “Dear Evan Hansen” star discovers that Ryan Murphy, Richard Linklater and Stephen Sondheim are speaking the language he ...
16:16, 2019-09-20

Is The Politician the most annoying TV show of 2019? Ryan Murphy’s first show in his $300m Netflix deal is overstuffed with irritating excess from a grating Ben Platt performance to a wildly lurching to...
16:20, 2019-09-30

What Can a Star Like Cardi B Do for a Politician Like Sanders? Celebrities tend to receive more attention than primary candidates. Campaigns have never seemed entirely sure how to use that fact to their advantage...
11:28, 2019-09-11

Why this photo of a politician with Malala is being criticised Quebec's education minister finds himself under criticism after meeting the Nobel Peace Prize winner....
03:24, 2019-07-06

The 11 best songs featured on Netflix's 'The Politician' Netflix Warning: Spoiler alert if you haven't watched Netflix's "The Politician." Netflix's "The Politician" stars Ben Platt as Payton Hobart, an am...
22:32, 2019-09-27

A healthcare tax cut for seniors every politician should love When it comes to any issue, especially healthcare, there is very little bipartisan commonsense cooperation in Washington these days. That’s too bad, ...
12:56, 2019-09-10

The results are in, but The Politician is already thinking about the next election There’s a reason there are far more pop culture depictions of campaigning than there are of governing. A campaign has clearly defined, win or lose st...
23:56, 2019-09-28

The Politician has been hiding Bob Balaban from us for a whole episode, what gives? The first episode of The Politician was a bit shapeless, trying to set up a big cast of characters and often conflicting emotional threads. But “The ...
19:16, 2019-09-27

Look: 'The Politician' stars assemble in first-look photos Ben Platt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Lange and Zoey Deutch appear in photos from the Netflix comedy "The Politician."...
18:56, 2019-08-08

'This Means More' – Liverpool mantra resonates on biggest stage as Jurgen Klopp defies the odds Liverpool supporters will have grown used to seeing a certain expression of bewilderment looking back at them over the course of the last week....
12:08, 2019-05-08

Taiwan pro-Beijing politician: You can change China "We should emphasize the differences" between China and Taiwan, says Taiwanese pro-Beijing politician Chou Hsi-wei. "Go there … and change them." But...
19:12, 2019-07-18

Every Politician Smearing Medicare for All Should Be Asked About the GM Strike Member of the United Auto Workers at General Motors went on strike earlier this week, the first time the union has launched a national strike since 2...
16:16, 2019-09-18

Germany: Suspect in politician’s slaying says he acted alone BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s top security official says the far-right extremist suspected in the killing of a politician from Chancellor Angela Merk...
10:16, 2019-06-26

Ex-Rhode Island politician changes political parties _ again PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee has a new home and has changed his political affiliation for the fourth time. Chafee ...
18:40, 2019-06-05

'The Politician' is Ryan Murphy's latest underachiever Marking Ryan Murphy's first series for Netflix, "The Politician" feels like a mashup of the producer's high-school-set dramas -- a dollop of "Scream ...
15:16, 2019-09-26

The real Boris Johnson: politician or journalist? The Tory leadership hopeful has long attempted to hold down careers in both politics and journalism. As he hopes to take over as prime minister, his ...
04:20, 2019-07-16

German politician receives far-right death threats Social Democrat lawmaker Uli Grötsch had grown used to getting insults. But after receiving two death threats in the space of eight weeks, he has spo...
01:28, 2019-09-24

Review: Netflix’s ‘Politician’ Is a Chaos Candidate Ryan Murphy’s first series for the streaming platform has the acid humor of “Glee,” but also the flighty attention span....
19:16, 2019-09-26

The Politician Is a Chaotic, Enjoyable Mess: Review Netflix’s new Ryan Murphy comedy 'The Politician' isn’t the biting political satire it thinks it is—but it’s great TV....
18:56, 2019-09-24

Politician led cops on ‘very bizarre’ chase with kid in SUV: police A California pol led cops on a “very bizarre” car chase — that started in a police parking lot, officials said. Leemore councilwoman Holly Andr...
19:44, 2019-06-06

Far-right AfD 'complicit' in German pro-migrant politician's killing Senior members of Angela Merkel's CDU have criticized the "hate and incitement" circulated by the far-right AfD, saying it is partly to blame for the...
09:52, 2019-06-20

Which politician actually said that Ruth Bader Ginsburg would be dead soon? The 86-year-old Supreme Court Justice repeated a regular clap back she's reserved for those who've counted her out. She isn't going anywhere....
23:08, 2019-07-24

Top prosecutors take over probe of German politician slaying BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say federal prosecutors are taking charge of the investigation into the killing of a regional official from Chancell...
12:04, 2019-06-17

Politician scolds female professor for not having child ‘Failing to fulfil her duty to the nation’ criticism sparks outrage on social mediaA South Korean politician has sparked anger after he criticised th...
14:28, 2019-09-05

Unbuttoned: The Freudian Loafer, the Intellectual and the Politician’s Son Louis Sarkozy, the son of the former French president, wants to make academics into influencers....
13:32, 2019-05-14

The Politician: Netflix's new show pokes fun at privilege New US high school drama takes a dark look at the lives of privileged teens and ruthless ambition....
11:52, 2019-09-28

Republican becomes first US politician to be 'milkshaked' with flying drink British import appeared to make its debut on Saturday when Matt Gaetz was hit with a ‘red liquid’, Pensacola police sayJust as Donald Trump has arriv...
11:24, 2019-06-04

AfD politician threatens journalist after Hitler comparison Björn Höcke halts interview after German state broadcaster draws parallel to Nazi rhetoricAn Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) politician has walked ...
19:12, 2019-09-16

Polish politician rescues man and toddler from burning car WARSAW, Poland — A left-wing party leader in Poland has rescued a 2-year-old boy and his father from a burning car, winning praise across the politic...
20:28, 2019-10-08

'The Politician' has a very dark take on high school politics For those who think the 2020 campaign could do with some more witty one-liners, Netflix has released a trailer for its upcoming satire "The Politicia...
20:44, 2019-08-19

Germany: 2 arrested over weapon used in politician’s killing BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say they have arrested two men in connection with the killing of a politician from Chancellor Angela Merkel’s ...
10:52, 2019-06-27

‘The Politician’ trailer: Blood and backstabbing with Ben Platt The trailer for Ryan Murphy’s splashy new Netflix show is gunning for viewers’ votes Monday. “The Politician” follows posh-named yo...
19:00, 2019-08-19

Nicki Chapman defies 'doctors orders' with visit to Chelsea Flower Show days after brain tumour operation Nicki Chapman made a surprise appearance at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show today, despite being in recovery from surgery from a major brain tumor....
14:28, 2019-05-20

Man denies telling US politician Erica Thomas 'go back where you came from' Eric Sparkes admits berating lawmaker but says comment wasn’t racially chargedA man has admitted cursing at a pregnant black Georgia lawmaker for tak...
06:44, 2019-07-21

Meet David Corenswet, The Politician Star Everyone Is Talking About Spoiler alert: This article contains spoilers for the first couple of episodes of the new Netflix series. There's a lot to love about Netflix's The P...
01:36, 2019-10-01

Ben Platt announces 'The Politician' Season 2 has started production Ben Platt announced on Twitter Tuesday that production on Season 2 of his Netflix series "The Politician" has commenced....
19:24, 2019-11-05

Pakistani politician Altaf Hussain arrested in London Founder of Muttahida Qaumi Movement has lived in self-imposed exile in UK for decadesPolice have arrested a prominent Pakistani politician in London....
20:04, 2019-06-11

Politician’s seized supercar collection to be auctioned off for charity The Swiss government will be auctioning a collection of supercars in September worth more than $13 million that were seized from the vice president o...
17:28, 2019-07-01

The Roman Dictator Cincinnatus: Model of an Honest Politician? Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus is a figure from the Early Republican period of Rome’s history. Cincinnatus (a nickname given to him due to his curly ha...
22:12, 2019-06-11

Austrian politician arrested after firing pistol from balcony An Austrian police tactical unit was deployed after a 57-year-old local politician fired indiscriminately from his balcony. No one was injured, and t...
00:52, 2019-07-13

We Were Never Going to Escape This Week Without a Sitting Politician Defending Slavery The New Hampshire Union Leader reported on Wednesday on a local dimension of Racist Week, which, of course, happened on Facebook....
23:00, 2019-07-18

Report: Austrian politician offered contracts for support BERLIN (AP) — Two German newspapers have reported that the leader of Austria’s far-right Freedom Party offered government contracts in return f...
19:56, 2019-05-17

Prominent Congolese politician Katumbi returns from exile KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — A prominent Congolese businessman and onetime presidential hopeful has returned home after three years in political exile. Moi...
13:00, 2019-05-20

Politician's ear bitten off during knife attack in Hong Kong Pro-democracy councillor among five wounded by alleged attacker shouting pro-Beijing slogansA man went on a knife rampage in Hong Kong leaving at lea...
21:28, 2019-11-03

Israeli politician says he’ll cut financial ties to Jeffrey Epstein An Israeli politician attempting to unseat Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu — and under fire for his ties to Jeffrey Epstein — says his ...
20:12, 2019-07-15

Controversial German ex-politician's speech canceled after threats Social Democrat politician Thilo Sarrazin, who wrote several books criticizing Islam, was due to appear in Bremen. Local media said staff were put un...
14:12, 2019-11-30

U.S. politician denies interview with female reporter unless she’s chaperoned by a man The candidate for governor said that he won’t be alone with any woman other than his wife, even while working or campaigning....
16:28, 2019-07-12

Mississippi politician tells female reporter she can’t interview him unless she’s with a man A Republican candidate for Mississippi governor told a female reporter that he couldn’t be interviewed by her unless she was accompanied by a m...
08:12, 2019-07-11

Man detained in probe of German politician’s death released BERLIN (AP) — German police say a man who was detained in an investigation of the fatal shooting of a regional official from Chancellor Angela Merkel...
10:40, 2019-06-09

Police question man over mysterious death of German politician CDU’s Walter Lübcke was found with a gunshot wound to his head on the terrace of his homeDetectives have questioned a man in connection with the myst...
15:52, 2019-06-09

Breaking the mould: Leo Varadkar is no typical Irish politician The gay son of an Indian immigrant has rebalanced his country’s relationship with BritainWhen Boris Johnson was foreign secretary he allegedly asked ...
07:16, 2019-10-11

Argentinian politician seriously injured in Buenos Aires shooting Héctor Olivares critically ill and provincial official dies after incident near congressional buildingAn Argentinian politician has been seriously in...
11:20, 2019-05-10

German politician reveals death threats from neo-Nazis Social Democrat lawmaker Uli Grötsch had grown used to getting insults. But after receiving two death threats in the space of eight weeks, he has spo...
04:56, 2019-09-24

The Politician makes a flashy introduction, but its platform is unclear It’s a cliche to say that people who seek power probably shouldn’t have it—for good reason. Even if someone running for office, accumulating wealth, ...
15:12, 2019-09-27

Austrian politician “ashamed” of behavior caught on video BERLIN (AP) — Heinz-Christian Strache, who resigned as Austria’s vice chancellor and the leader of the far-right Freedom Party over an influenc...
14:56, 2019-05-24

Suresh Angadi: Politician-Cum-Educationist And Now A First-Time Minister Suresh Angadi, a four-time member of Lok Sabha from Belgaum Lok Sabha constituency, is also an educationist whose institutions offer courses in comme...
03:28, 2019-05-31

Turkey: Opposition politician sentenced to 9 years in jail Canan Kaftancioglu has been sentenced to prison for old tweets that allegedly spread terrorist propaganda. Her CHP party says the conviction is polit...
21:28, 2019-09-06

White House: No politician should be blamed for another’s ‘evil intention’ The White House said Tuesday that no politician, including the president, should be blamed when someone “acts out their evil intention” &...
23:40, 2019-08-06

Germany: neo-Nazi politician voted out of town council A town council in the German state of Hesse has reversed its unanimous decision to add a politician with neo-Nazi to its ranks....
11:10, 2019-10-23

Longtime Illinois politician Thomas Hynes dies at age 80 CHICAGO (AP) — Former Illinois state Senate president and Democratic National Committee member Thomas Hynes has died. He was 80. Cheever Griffin, Hyn...
19:00, 2019-05-05

The Politician's antihero is a victory for queer characters – because he's awful Payton Hobart is an entitled, power-hungry kid. The Netflix show gives him room to be humanIn today’s daring TV landscape, a white, cisgender, egregi...
07:32, 2019-10-08

'Scared for my life': politician's daughter pleads for outside help for Kashmir State is in panic over India’s removal of its status, says Iltija Mufti from under house arrestThe daughter of one of Kashmir’s most prominent politi...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Germany: Neo-Nazi politician to be voted out of post after outcry The news spread like wildfire across Germany — a far-right extremist politician was elected to a local post by representatives of mainstream parties....
04:28, 2019-09-10

Turkey: Opposition politician sentence to 9 years in jail Canan Kaftancioglu has been sentenced to prison for old tweets that allegedly spread terrorist propaganda. Her CHP party says the conviction is polit...
20:08, 2019-09-06

The Arab politician asking Israeli police to enter his communities Ayman Odeh reflects fears of Arab minority who feel abandoned by law enforcement amid a spike in gang violenceIt’s an unusual request – not one you m...
07:52, 2019-11-19

"Just 2-3 Hours Of Sleep A Day": Yogeshwar Dutt On Life As A Politician After years spent wrestling for the country's glory, Yogeshwar Dutt entered a different kind of arena when he threw in his lot with the ruling BJP la...
05:28, 2019-10-18

Hundreds attend vigil for slain German politician The town of Wolfhagen has been remembering local politician Walter Lübcke, who was shot dead in an apparent act of right-wing violence. Meanwhile, Ch...
17:32, 2019-06-22

Review: Ryan Murphy’s ‘The Politician’ is a worthy candidate Ryan Murphy's first big Netflix show, "The Politician" shows the early promise of "Glee" in a much more cynical package.     ...
14:56, 2019-09-27

The Politician star says show turned him off political career Ben Platt has said playing a character intent on becoming the US president in new show The Politician killed any political ambition he had....
23:00, 2019-09-25

German politician's death 'execution,' says civic head Germany's Cities Association head has termed the recent death of a senior politician in Kassel as an "execution." The federal ombudswoman for victims...
17:28, 2019-06-21

Bill de Blasio is the least popular politician in New York: poll Presidential wannabe Mayor Bill de Blasio has the dubious distinction of being the single most unpopular political figure in the entirety of New York...
17:48, 2019-08-06

Actor-Politician Hema Malini Leads In Mathura Actor-politician Hema Malini ruled the silver screen in the 1960s and 70s. She was popularly called the "Dream Girl" during her acting years. She is ...
21:12, 2019-05-23

Ex-politician doesn’t want sex abuse accuser to stay anonymous A former New York City congressman says his sexual abuse accuser shouldn’t be allowed to file his lawsuit anonymously. Gary Ackerman, a Democrat who ...
19:32, 2019-09-24

UK politician caught on video ‘assaulting’ protester at black-tie event A British politician is under investigation for manhandling a Greenpeace activist during a black-tie event in London, according to reports. Mark Fiel...
16:48, 2019-06-21

Suspect in killing of German politician was jailed for attempted bombing Man held over Walter Lübcke shooting linked to far-right extremists, say security sourcesA man with links to rightwing extremist groups who once plan...
19:28, 2019-06-17

Arrests, weapons seizures tied to German politician's killing Two men have reportedly been arrested for supplying weapons to the suspect who has confessed to killing Walter Lübcke. His confession apparently incl...
14:48, 2019-06-27

Mississippi sheriff said local politician was ‘worse than a black person’ A white Mississippi sheriff enraged over a local legislator’s opposition to the construction of a new jail said the pol was “worse than a black perso...
03:40, 2019-08-15

Pakistani politician’s press conference derailed by accidental cat filter The briefing was livestreamed on Facebook, and whoops — a staff member left the cat filter on....
20:48, 2019-06-17

The Latest: Bosnian politician blasts ‘shameful” Nobel award The Muslim member of Bosnia’s three-person presidency has called the decision to give the Nobel literature prize to Peter Handke “scandalous and sham...
21:24, 2019-10-10

Tennessee politician seems to slander Pete Buttigieg in homophobic rant A local politician in Tennessee launched into a rant at a public meeting in which he complained about “a queer running for president.” Se...
18:24, 2019-10-22

German police probe fresh threats after politician’s killing BERLIN (AP) — German police are investigating a series of threats sent to officials and institutions days after the arrest of a far-right extremist s...
16:28, 2019-06-20

Politician caught on camera replacing rival’s campaign flyer with his own An upstate official running for re-election was caught on a doorbell camera seemingly ripping off a rival’s campaign flyers — and replaci...
17:04, 2019-10-22

Andrew Scheer: Family man, career politician, prime minister? Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is waiting to find out if he will be Canada's next prime minister, but what could his mandate mean for his home pro...
11:52, 2019-10-21

GOP politician raises the stakes in 'censorship' fight with Silicon Valley Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., is taking aim at Silicon Valley’s biggest players with a bill that would strip them of immunity granted during the Clinton e...
00:08, 2019-06-20

Lucy Boynton Is Nailing “The Politician” Tour Style – And It’s Only Just Begun Boynton’s collaboration with her stylist, Leith Clark, however, has been turning our heads for some time....
17:32, 2019-07-17

Superbad, The Ranch, The Politician and More Coming to Netflix in September 2019 September is always a great time to refresh--your Netflix picks, included. As youngsters go back to school, the streaming site is following traditi...
17:12, 2019-08-22

Judge tells German politician to put up with derogatory online comments A court decision that degrading, misogynistic online posts targeting a Greens lawmaker were "allowable" has met with widespread outrage. Renate Künas...
12:36, 2019-09-20

Trump Is Absolutely Going to Commute Disgraced Politician Rod Blagojevich’s Sentence—and Here’s Why It’s hard to remember a time when there was a politician arguably more corrupt than the current president, but that time was 2008, and the man was fo...
22:00, 2019-08-08

French politician accused of doctoring photo of Alpine climb Éric Woerth hits back after social media ridiculeA French politician has hit back at claims he changed the angle in a photograph to make the his asce...
22:08, 2019-08-13

Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Lange glam up 'The Politician' posters Netflix released new posters for Ryan Murphy's comedy "The Politician" on Wednesday, featuring stars Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Lange, Ben Platt and Zo...
22:16, 2019-09-11

Ben Platt is delightfully ruthless in the trailer for Ryan Murphy's The Politician The only possible way the current presidential race could get more dramatic would be if Ryan Murphy were producing it himself. While that may not be ...
16:52, 2019-08-19

Look: Ben Platt, Gwyneth Paltrow make promises in 'The Politician' poster Netflix released a key art poster and first trailer for the Ryan Murphy series "The Politician," starring Ben Platt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Lange a...
18:04, 2019-08-19

Naveen Patnaik, A Reluctant Politician To 5-Time Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, once a reluctant inheritor of the legacy of his legendary father and former Odisha chief minister Biju Patnaik, is all set to resume ...
12:48, 2019-05-29

Ryan Murphy's The Politician is decadent, entertaining, but kind of a mess Before stepping into the gilded halls of Santa Barbara’s Saint Sebastian High School, it is important to understand that the student body is embroile...
17:28, 2019-09-23

Watch: Ben Platt is 'really proud' to be a part of Ryan Murphy's 'The Politician' Ben Platt discussed on "Today" Wednesday his new Netflix series "The Politician" and why he is proud to take part in a series from creator Ryan Murph...
17:44, 2019-09-25

Spanish elections: popular leftwing politician forms new party Podemos co-founder Íñigo Errejón says he hopes to attract disillusioned leftwing votersOne of the Spanish left’s most popular politicians has announc...
22:04, 2019-09-25

Arrest in probe of German politician Walter Lübcke's death A probe into the death of a German regional politician has resulted in an arrest, the Frankfurter Allgemeine newspaper has reported. Walter Lübcke wa...
23:40, 2019-06-08

The Politician centers a bored, disaffected audience surrogate in "The Voter" The entire concept of the Saint Sebastian election is ridiculous. It’s a high school presidential election, for a role that is, at best, ceremonial. ...
19:52, 2019-09-28

British politician’s Twitter account hijacked by angry staffer A British politician was branded a “disgustingly morally bankrupt person” in his own Twitter feed Tuesday — when one of his communication...
00:20, 2019-07-24

Payton hatches a scheme on The Politician while everyone else starts to lose the plot If you thought that The Politician was going to be about something even remotely close to a normal high school election — well, I don’t know you made...
23:20, 2019-09-27

German politician Lübcke's death continues to puzzle police German police are pursuing their investigations into the violent death of district president Walter Lübcke. A man who was detained for questioning ha...
20:40, 2019-06-10

Indian teenager who accused politician of rape injured in crash Family says car crash that left two relatives dead was attempt to silence alleged victimA teenager who alleged she had been raped by a ruling party o...
16:48, 2019-07-29

The best new TV show coming to Netflix this weekend is Ryan Murphy's 'The Politician' Netflix Ryan Murphy's first TV shows under his mega deal with Netflix, "The Politician," debuts on Friday. The series has a lukewarm 61% critic scor...
18:32, 2019-09-26

India's ruling party expels politician accused of rape BJP’s Kuldeep Singh Sengar sacked days after car crash left alleged victim critically injuredIndia’s ruling party has expelled an official accused of...
15:36, 2019-08-01

This British Politician Yelling BE A GOOD BOY Officially Broke My Brain British politics is pretty wild right now, for reasons that I do not fully understand but are related to the disastrous, utterly incomprehensible nig...
01:12, 2019-09-05

B.C. politician breaks silence: China detained me, is interfering ‘in our democracy’ Since his detention in 2015, Richard Lee said, China’s interference in Canadian society has increased in myriad ways....
13:48, 2019-11-29

Tokyo 2020 golf must be moved because of heat, politician tells IOC "A well-known Japanese politician has called on Olympic chief Thomas Bach to move the Tokyo 2020 golf tournaments to somewhere cooler, saying keeping...
15:48, 2019-10-31

Gunmen kill prominent politician-union leader in Mexico MEXICO CITY (AP) — Officials say an 83-year-old union leader and former federal senator has been assassinated in central Mexico. The Guanajuato state...
17:20, 2019-05-12

Politician in serious condition after attack leaves blood pouring from his neck Indian politician Tanveer Sait, a member of the Indian National Congress, has been rushed to hospital after sustaining 'major injuries' during an att...
23:16, 2019-11-17

Polish politician makes what appears to be ‘gun’ gesture at Trump’s back Polish politician Donald Tusk on Thursday tweeted a photo of him pointing a pair of fingers towards President Trump’s back, a gesture some alar...
20:36, 2019-12-05

Twitter suspends Jewish newspaper, SPD politician for anti-AfD tweets Twitter temporarily blocked accounts of a Jewish paper and a Berlin politician for allegedly publishing election misinformation. Both offending tweet...
21:12, 2019-05-13

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Named UK Politician Of The Year London Mayor Sadiq Khan has been named the Politician of the Year at an annual awards ceremony held in the UK's House of Commons complex for his ongo...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Algerian military jails prominent politician, raising worry ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — An Algerian military court has detained a prominent left-wing politician as it investigates an alleged plot against the count...
23:56, 2019-05-09

British politician Keith Vaz faces ban from Parliament for trying to buy drugs for prostitutes A British politician is set to be banned from Parliament for six months after a panel of lawmakers ruled that he offered to buy cocaine for male pros...
14:08, 2019-10-29

Hong Kong protests: Man arrested after politician has part of ear bitten off A 48-year-old man has been arrested after five people were injured in a knife attack outside a Hong Kong mall during a pro-democracy protest....
23:44, 2019-11-04

Arrests, weapons seizures tied to German politician's killing: reports Two men have reportedly been arrested for supplying weapons to the man who has confessed to killing Walter Lübcke. His confession apparently included...
10:24, 2019-06-27

In photos: Gwyneth Paltrow, January Jones attend 'The Politician' premiere in NYC The cast of the new Netflix series, "The Politician," attends the premiere in NYC on Sept. 26, 2019....
14:08, 2019-09-27

Social media hampers dialogue, independent thought, German politician says The president of the Bundestag and self-proclaimed "digital immigrant," Wolfgang Schäuble, said social media keeps people in their own filter bubbles...
16:16, 2019-05-24

Watch: Judith Light, Bette Midler team up in 'The Politician' teaser Netflix introduced Judith Light and Bette Midler's characters in Ryan Murphy's new series "The Politician."...
17:48, 2019-09-23

Naked German 'unicorn' politician creates stir at flower show A local politician appearing body-painted but half-naked as a unicorn proved a hit at a gardening exhibition in southwestern Germany. But not everyon...
13:12, 2019-05-16

Former Hong Kong politician tells Trudeau to have courage in dealing with China Over the last six months, Hong Kong has seen massive waves of often violent pro-democracy protests that have debilitated the special administrative r...
22:00, 2019-11-24

'Disinformation': Kentucky video ABC said was 'slaughter in Syria' was spread by Turkish politician The video shared by ABC News purporting to show Turkish forces bombarding Syrian Kurds — actually footage of a night machine gun demonstration at Kno...
20:56, 2019-10-15

North Carolina Politician Abruptly Resigns, Saying He's Been Subjected to Homophobic Bullying Jerry Windle, a former town council member of Morrisville, NC, abruptly resigned his position this week, saying he had been the victim of intense, ho...
21:04, 2019-05-16

Suspect in politician Walter Lübcke's killing probed over refugee attack Stephan E. is accused of murdering a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU party in central Germany. Prosecutors suspect he was also involved in t...
17:36, 2019-07-26

New Jersey Politician Gets ''Sick' Dolls Pulled From Shelves, Says They Teach 'Racism' The “Feel Better Dolls” have been yanked from stores around New Jersey after customers and politicians began complaining they were racist....
22:48, 2019-07-27

Kabul attack: 20 killed, 50 injured in bombing and gun battle at politician's office Attack occurred at office of vice presidential candidate Amrullah Saleh, who was slightly injuredAt least 20 people were killed and 50 injured in Afg...
08:12, 2019-07-29

Afghan woman politician sees Taliban talks as only hope for future KABUL – Afghan women have no choice but to hope the Taliban respect their rights for the sake of peace, said Fauzia Kofi, the first woman to le...
22:28, 2019-10-31

New Jersey Politician Gets 'Sick' Dolls Pulled From Shelves, Says They Teach 'Racism' The “Feel Better Dolls” have been yanked from stores around New Jersey after customers and politicians began complaining they were racist....
15:20, 2019-07-29

Gwyneth Paltrow and Husband Brad Falchuk Are All Smiles at The Politician Screening It's date night for Gwyneth Paltrow and her husband Brad Falchuk! The couple enjoyed a fun night out in the Hamptons on Friday to celebrate the scre...
23:44, 2019-08-03

Lübcke: German politician's killing prompts call for tracking neo-Nazis Following the death of a regional politician, Lower Saxony's interior minister wants the government to track neo-Nazis. Boris Pistorius says agents c...
06:04, 2019-07-08

Doctor-Turned Politician Harsh Vardhan Minister Again In PM Modi Cabinet Doctor Harsh Vardhan, who handled three portfolios in the last NDA government and initiated a crucial national programme to tackle air pollution, has...
21:40, 2019-05-30

Danish shot-putter turned politician places election ad on Pornhub A member of the center-right Liberal Alliance party in Denmark placed an ad encouraging people to vote for him in the general election on one of the ...
19:08, 2019-05-14

Youth Politician To Cabinet Minister: Giriraj Singh, PM Modi Loyalist A staunch loyalist of Narendra Modi since the days he was the chief minister of Gujarat, BJP leader Giriraj Singh has seen his political stock rise d...
22:12, 2019-05-30

Ex-politician threatened to shoot up Middle Eastern eatery, Muslims: authorities WASHINGTON — A former elected official in Washington, D.C., is accused of threatening to shoot up a Middle Eastern restaurant and “the Muslims ...
13:52, 2019-08-20

Thai court blocks anti-junta politician from joining House BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai court has blocked the leader of a new anti-junta political party from taking his seat in Parliament while it determines whether...
13:28, 2019-05-23

Ryan Murphy’s ‘The Politician’ is cool and cynical — and difficult to fully endorse The Netflix series stars Ben Platt as a rich teen who sees student council as a path to the White House....
19:28, 2019-09-25

Politician has ear bitten off, others slashed by knife as Hong Kong chaos continues Several people were wounded, one man in a white tee-shirt being beaten with sticks by protesters. Another man lay in a pool of blood on the pavement....
17:52, 2019-11-03

Attacker bit off local politician's ear at Hong Kong protests that descended into chaos REUTERS/Tyrone Siu Pro-democracy protests turned bloody Sunday after a man bit a local politician's ear off and reportedly stabbed four people. The a...
17:36, 2019-11-03

The Politician Sneak Peek: See How Gwyneth Paltrow Deals With Her Dysfunctional TV Family Netflix's The Politician follows Payton Hobart (Ben Platt), a wealthy student from Santa Barbara, California, who has known from a young age that he ...
20:32, 2019-09-16

Female journalist told she needs male chaperone to cover politician's campaign Mississippi Republican Robert Foster denied requests from Larrison Campbell to shadow campaign for governor ‘out of respect of my wife’A Republican c...
20:08, 2019-07-10

Politician duped into thinking ‘Grand Theft Auto’ stunt was real A Pakistani politician got duped into believing a commercial pilot pulled off a “miraculous save” by narrowly missing an oil tanker on the runway ...
16:04, 2019-07-11

Connecticut cop disciplined after posting fake Trump signs to sabotage politician In ritzy Greenwich, Connecticut, even the cops play dirty politics. A police captain in the posh suburb admitted he tried to sabotage a local GOP can...
14:48, 2019-11-02

Shocking moment man stabs pro-Beijing politician in Hong Kong after handing him flowers A pro-Beijing lawmaker was stabbed in the street today by a man carrying a bunch of flowers....
11:24, 2019-11-06

Wrestler-Turned-Politician Babita Phogat Marries Vivek Suhag. See Pics Wrestler and BJP leader Babita Phogat married fellow-wrestler Vivek Suhag in a traditional ceremony on Sunday, December 1....
12:04, 2019-12-02

Arizona politician allegedly smuggled pregnant women, ran ‘baby mill’ in Utah An Arizona politician orchestrated an illegal adoption scheme that smuggled at least 40 pregnant women from a Pacific Island nation into Utah, prosec...
17:56, 2019-10-10

Report: suspect arrested over death of German regional politician Walter Lübcke Germany's probe into the death of a regional politician has resulted in an arrest, claims the Frankfurter Allgemeine newspaper. Walter Lübcke was sho...
20:36, 2019-06-08

Gwyneth Paltrow's producer husband had to convince her into doing Netflix's 'The Politician,' and even cut lines out of the show for her Angela Weiss/AFP/Getty "Avengers" actress Gwyneth Paltrow revealed in a new interview that her husband, "Glee" cocreator Brad Falchuk, had to convinc...
23:44, 2019-10-09

Politician hails pilot for avoiding ‘plane crash’ – doesn't realise video is from GTA A POLITICIAN suffered a serious faux-pas when he believed a near-plane crash on video game Grand Theft Auto was the real thing....
18:04, 2019-07-09

Photos show choking smog in New Delhi, where the air's so bad that flights had to be diverted and one politician said it's like a 'gas chamber' Sakib Ali/Hindustan Times via Getty In New Delhi, the Indian government declared a public health emergency as smog levels more than doubled a "severe...
19:20, 2019-11-04

Arrests, weapons seizures tied to German politician's killing as rally held Thousands of people turned out in Kassel to protest local politician Walter Lübcke's death, and right-wing extremism. Two men were arrested for suppl...
19:48, 2019-06-27

UK politician Peter Mandelson allegedly called Jeffrey Epstein in jail for a favor One of Britain’s most powerful politicians wasn’t afraid to phone Jeffery Epstein looking for a favor — even while the pedophile was behi...
19:00, 2019-10-20

Like Donald Trump, Boris Johnson is a politician who deserves to be booed | Emma Brockes Both men are so desperate to be liked that a chorus of disapproval is sometimes the most appropriate response Related: Even Tories think an election ...
11:52, 2019-10-31

Failed Politician Paul Ryan Accepts Job Teaching College Students About Politics Paul Ryan, a failed politician who enacted a historically unpopular tax bill, will join the Notre Dame faculty as a political science lecturer....
22:04, 2019-04-16

Federal prosecutors suspect 'far-right motive' in killing of German politician Walter Lübcke Federal prosecutors have taken over the murder investigation of local German politician Walter Lübcke. They believe there was a far-right motive, but...
17:04, 2019-06-17

Female Kurdish politician among nine civilians killed by pro-Turkey forces in Syria, observers say Rebels shot at least nine civilians in execution-style killings in Syria, according to Syrian Observatory for Human RightsPro-Ankara fighters taking ...
07:00, 2019-10-13

Chicago politician arrested for filing false police report gets Smollett judge A Chicago alderman was thrown behind bars this week — charged with insurance fraud and obstruction of justice — for allegedly filing a false police r...
00:52, 2019-05-16

Turkish President Erdogan defies Donald Trump's call to halt Syria action saying 'we don't fear sanctions' President Erdogan today rejected Donald Trump's call to stop Turkey's military offensive against Kurdish fighters in Syria as he shrugged off growing...
12:08, 2019-10-16

Critics hated 'The Politician' and called it 'shallow' and 'nonsensical.' Here's why they're wrong and it's Ryan Murphy's best comedy. Netflix "The Politician" is a new Netflix comedy from "Glee" and "Pose" creator Ryan Murphy. The show, which focuses on an ambitious high schooler na...
21:12, 2019-10-02

Australia is investigating claims that China paid $1 million to try and plant a Chinese politician into parliament Tracey Nearmy/Getty Images An Australian spy agency on Sunday said Australia was "actively investigating" allegations of Chinese political interferen...
07:56, 2019-11-25

South African Politician Calls on Mobs to Direct Their Anger at Ruling-Class Whites Instead of Other Africans The leader of a South African opposition party is making waves for calling on mobs to turn their anger over continued economic disenfranchisement on ...
05:56, 2019-09-05

Hong Kong protests: Knife-wielding man bites off local politician's ear as violence continues A knife-wielding man slashed several people and bit off part of the ear of a local pro-democracy politician as more violence erupted in Hong Kong....
17:20, 2019-11-03

Michael Moore warns Dems 'professional politician' can't beat Trump: 'I love Joe Biden... but we gotta win' Liberal documentary filmmaker Michael Moore warned Democrats on Thursday night that picking a "professional politician" as their nominee will lead to...
09:12, 2019-07-26

What does Berlin have that NYC doesn't? The legendary image of Berlin as a free-spirited domain where underground culture thrives has attracted a great number of expats. But some New Yorker...
15:32, 2019-06-13

Where to see the Berlin Wall Anyone traveling to the capital of Germany can visit the remains of the 155-kilometer Berlin Wall. CNN Travel details where to see specific sites, wh...
12:08, 2019-11-08

The day the Berlin Wall came down The Cold War, a global power struggle between dictatorship and democracy, ended in Berlin on November 9, 1989. The course of history, however, was se...
01:28, 2019-11-09

36 Hours in Berlin November marks the 30th anniversary of the Berlin Wall’s fall. You can still get a sense of what it was like during the Cold War, via fascinating mus...
10:12, 2019-10-31

Berlin after the Wall – then and now The photographer Colin McPherson began documenting Berlin in the years after the fall of the Wall in 1989, looking at how the redevelopment of the ci...
08:40, 2019-11-06

Berlin: a double take The division of Berlin until the fall of the Wall in 1989 meant that many things in the city were doubled: two zoos, two television towers, two main ...
11:04, 2019-11-06

The Politician Trailer Introduces Viewers to Ryan Murphy's New World Full of Gwyneth Paltrow, Epic Speeches and More Ryan Murphy's first Netflix show is upon us, and it's full with everything you've come to expect from the Emmy-winning creator, from gorgeous sets to...
17:48, 2019-08-19

Berlin TV Tower turns 50 It served as a symbol of communist power and remains a remarkable landmark of the now reunited city: the Fernsehturm on Alexanderplatz was inaugurate...
10:52, 2019-10-03

Berlin and Beyond: So over plastic bags As the world celebrates International Plastic Bag Free Day, a growing number of countries are using legislation to eradicate these single-use items. ...
12:48, 2019-07-03

GHB: The new old drug taking over Berlin It's cheap, easy to make, and incredibly dangerous, and Berlin's night clubs may be complicit its trade and use. But targeting the clubs would also d...
15:24, 2019-05-10

Germany's 16 states: Berlin 2019 Berlin celebrates itself — as a city of modernity, of women, of freedom. With 100 years of Bauhaus, 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall a...
11:44, 2019-06-19

Berlin, capital of loneliness The Christian Democrats in Berlin are calling for a special commissioner for loneliness as isolation plagues the metropolis. The loneliness epidemic ...
14:56, 2019-10-17

Audre Lorde’s Berlin Following in the footsteps of the self-described “black feminist lesbian poet,” whose ideas caught fire in a city she cherished and criticized....
12:48, 2019-07-19

Watch the moment a millennial politician shut down a colleague by saying 'OK, boomer' when she was heckled during a speech on climate change in the New Zealand Parliament Parliament TV A millennial politician replied "OK, boomer" after she was interrupted and heckled by a colleague during a speech on climate change. Gr...
12:48, 2019-11-06

Ryan Murphy's first Netflix TV series, 'The Politician,' is one of the worst-reviewed shows of his career and critics call it 'shallow' and 'nonsensical' Netflix Ryan Murphy's first Netflix series, "The Politician," has a 59% Rotten Tomatoes critic score and is his worst-reviewed show since "The New No...
16:52, 2019-10-01

Berlin startup fashion label: It's all in the bag A couple of years ago, a Berlin-based entrepreneur took a risky decision of starting yet another fashion label in a crowded market and focusing on ba...
13:00, 2019-06-06

Museums at night — a Berlin invention This weekend Berlin is holding another Long Night of Museums. There are now events like this in more than 120 cities worldwide, but Berlin is home to...
14:00, 2019-08-30

Why nightingales love scruffy Berlin Berlin attracts more nightingales than almost any other European city. Although it's not an urban species, the little bird with the big voice seems t...
12:48, 2019-05-03

Berlin Wall VR: ‘I was looking into my grandma’s eyes’ Thirty years after fall of the Berlin Wall, a new experience recreates what life was like....
03:20, 2019-11-09

Google to open new Berlin office The US tech giant has planned several hundred new jobs for the new office. Locals have rejected Google's previous plans for a start-up campus over co...
19:04, 2019-06-02

11 US cities where you can see pieces of the Berlin Wall The fall of the Berlin Wall has been remembered around the world by its pieces. Check out where the closest piece to you is.     ...
13:52, 2019-11-08

A gay penguin couple adopted an egg in a Berlin zoo After fruitless attempts to hatch stones and fish, a gay penguin couple at a German zoo may finally parent a chick of their own....
00:08, 2019-08-14

Remembering the Berlin Wall – in pictures The order for work to start on building the Berlin Wall was issued on 13 August 1961. East German guards sealed the border, preventing an exodus to t...
09:04, 2019-08-13

Experience: I tunnelled under the Berlin Wall My real fear was the border guards and Stasi, who were listening for movement beneath the ground and digging their own tunnels to intercept oursIn 19...
12:00, 2019-07-12

Discovering the Berlin Wall 30 years later Today, the Berlin Wall appears as a photo stop at Checkpoint Charlie or as graffiti artwork at the East Side Gallery. DW’s Hallie Rawlinson retraces ...
17:44, 2019-10-08

Berlin to get its first Arabic radio station The local media council said Arabic programing would add to the diversity of radio offerings in the German capital. Arabs from more than 20 countries...
01:12, 2019-11-15

Tesla’s Winding Road to Berlin Elon Musk’s announcement of a factory in Germany took the industry by surprise, but the deal had been in the works for months....
22:40, 2019-11-20

Rabbi spat on and cursed at in Berlin Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal said two men spat on him while he was walking home from the synagogue with his son. German police are investigating the inciden...
17:36, 2019-07-31

Germany: Jewish man attacked in Berlin German police are looking for two men who attacked a man wearing Jewish clothing while he was walking in Berlin. The number of violent anti-Semitic a...
14:56, 2019-08-14

Techno in Berlin: After the hype, the downfall? Berlin is considered the mecca of free, untamed techno. But for how long? The clubs are taking a beating from big investors, gentrification and techn...
16:16, 2019-07-01

World War II bomb defused in Berlin A World War II bomb has been found and defused near the German capital's famous Alexanderplatz. Authorities have said they were able to safely destro...
02:32, 2019-06-15

The ex-gangster in Berlin who hid his Jewish identity The movie "Wet Dog," set in a largely Muslim Berlin neighborhood, looks into how religious identity can ruin friendships. The film modernizes events ...
17:24, 2019-10-31

World War II bomb discovered in Berlin A World War II bomb has been found near the German capital's famous Alexanderplatz. Authorities have said the detonator of the 100-kilogram behemoth ...
00:40, 2019-06-15

Berlin street swarmed by 30,000 bees Tens of thousands of bees brought traffic in a busy street in Berlin's Neuköln district to a stop. Local beekeepers intervened within minutes of poli...
04:44, 2019-05-19

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

Berlin Wall: GDR relics to see, 30 years on The 30th anniversary of the fall of the Wall marks a great chance to see these fascinating, and less-well-known, reminders of a divided cityAlthough ...
07:44, 2019-10-29

Berlin's Checkpoint Charlie to get a facelift The heart of a once divided city is now a bewildering tourist destination that welcomes thousands every day. Berlin's government plans to build a pub...
05:36, 2019-12-04

The Lost Jewish Brands of Berlin Once upon a time the German capital had a thriving fashion industry run by Jews. The Nazis destroyed it. Now one company is trying to bring it back....
11:52, 2019-12-05

Berlin to freeze rents for five years Renters are increasingly unable to afford housing in Berlin. An influential property-owners' association has called for landlords to raise rents befo...
16:40, 2019-06-18

Berlin: 10,000 march against anti-Semitism The solemn march in Germany's capital was a sign of solidarity after a deadly attack on a synagogue in Halle. Meanwhile, Interior Minister Horst Seeh...
19:04, 2019-10-13

American attacked in Berlin after saying he's Jewish Police are investigating the incident as an anti-Semitic crime. Germany's anti-Semitism commissioner says the rise in such crimes is "alarming."...
00:16, 2019-06-21

Travelers get used to unfinished Berlin airport Having seen numerous delays, Berlin's new airport is scheduled to open in October 2020. But even that deadline is now being questioned. Travelers are...
11:24, 2019-05-14

Berlin's new airport: 'This time it will happen' Authorities have set an opening date for Berlin's new airport, again. Many such dates have come and gone, but this one might actually stick, politici...
21:20, 2019-11-30

Several injured after man urinates off Berlin bridge Sixteen rescue workers reponded to the incident triggered by a man urinating off a Berlin bridge onto a tour boat....
04:56, 2019-06-22

The Berlin apartment: living with the ghosts of the past Architect Gisbert Pöppler’s home is a shrine to the city’s past – and a collection he’s built up over the 30 years since the Wall came downWhenever G...
12:24, 2019-10-12

Berlin: Four killed in accident as car mounts sidewalk Among those killed were the driver and a toddler. Police have said they believe the fatal crash was a traffic accident, not a deliberate act....
04:40, 2019-09-07

Tesla factory outside Berlin to cost €4 billion New details have emerged about Tesla's plans for a brand-new "Gigafactory" outside of Berlin. The massive project is set to bring thousands of jobs t...
18:24, 2019-11-17

Bees Swarm Berlin, Where Beekeeping Is Booming Berlin has more honeybee hives than it can manage, and experts say many of the beekeepers do not have enough time or training for the hobby....
16:44, 2019-08-11

Gay penguin couple adopt abandoned egg at Berlin Zoo Two gay male penguins have been caring for an abandoned egg in their long quest to become parents, Berlin Zoo has revealed....
18:44, 2019-08-12

Buemi beats Vandoorne to pole in Berlin "Nissan e.dams driver Sebastien Buemi took pole position for ABB FIA Formula E’s race in Berlin ahead of fellow ex-Formula 1 racer Stoffel Vandoorne....
12:20, 2019-05-25

Jürgen Klinsmann set for new Hertha Berlin role Former Bayern Munich and German and US national team coach Jürgen Klinsmann is joining the advisory board of Hertha Berlin. The ex-striker's return t...
16:00, 2019-11-08

Berlin's new BER airport finally tops-out Terminal 2 After 13 long years, the end seems to be in sight. The Berlin Brandenburg International Airport, which was supposed to open in 2011, has topped off a...
04:20, 2019-07-31

‘This Is Not Berlin’ Review: A Teenager Learns to Let Loose The film explores cultural shifts in Mexico City a year after the devastating 1985 earthquake....
13:12, 2019-08-08

Berlin's new BER airport finally tops out Terminal 2 After 13 long years, the end seems to be in sight. The Berlin Brandenburg International Airport, which was supposed to open in 2011, has topped out a...
09:52, 2019-07-31

Berlin to Shell: Remove old oil platforms in North Sea Shell’s refusal to fully remove four old oil platforms has prompted a special North Sea treaty meeting called by Germany. Environmentalists suspect o...
02:20, 2019-10-17

Critic’s Notebook: A Mixed Bag of New Plays in Berlin The Schaubühne’s FIND Festival showcases new theater from around the world, from Brussels to Santiago, Chile, and Montreal to Barcelona, Spain....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Berlin takes a new approach to the Three Seas Initiative Germany is begun to show support for the eastern European initiative. President Steinmeier is traveling to Ljubljana to meet with the group, as the r...
23:56, 2019-06-05

Berlin's Checkpoint Charlie to get radical redesign Checkpoint Charlie, the former border checkpoint between East and West Berlin, is set to get a major makeover after city authorities approved a redev...
14:24, 2019-12-04

Berlin's celebrated Zoo Palast cinema turns 100 When a vast movie theater near Berlin's central Zoo railway station was revamped and opened on September 18, 1919 with the premiere of Ernst Lubitch'...
15:08, 2019-09-18

1961: What Germany was like when the Berlin Wall was built Construction of the Berlin Wall began on August 13, 1961 – the same year birth control was introduced in Germany. It was also the beginning of what w...
08:04, 2019-08-13

Tesla to build first European factory in Berlin Elon Musk says "outstanding" German engineering is part of the reason he picked the new factory site....
09:24, 2019-11-13

Germany: Berlin tests driverless buses There's no steering wheel, no driver and no charge: Self-driving buses will trial in traffic in Berlin until the end of 2019....
19:48, 2019-08-16

Berlin Wall: 'Germany was first reunited on the dancefloor' Berliners recall how illegal raves helped reunite their city and country after the fall of the wall....
07:56, 2019-11-11

Back to the wall: cycling Berlin's Mauerweg As the 30th anniversary of its fall approaches, a cycle ride along the route of the Berlin Wall reveals a once-divided city now open and welcomingIt ...
12:28, 2019-06-15

Fall of the Berlin Wall remembered in S. Africa Three months after the Berlin Wall came down, Nelson Mandela walked out of prison. On the weekend, guests at Germany's embassy in South Africa looked...
19:12, 2019-11-10

Berlin could cap housing rents at under €8 per square meter Berlin could cap residential rents at €7.97 per square meter, German media report, citing a draft law. The measure is still subject to discussions an...
04:32, 2019-08-26

Berlin's Club der Visionäre 'burned down almost completely' Club der Visionäre, a well-known party spot in Berlin's Kreuzberg district, has been gutted by a fire, authorities said. Emergency responders managed...
15:28, 2019-06-15

Berlin's Club der Visionäre damaged in blaze Club der Visionäre, a well-known party spot in Berlin's Kreuzberg district, has been partially gutted by a fire, authorities said. Emergency responde...
22:00, 2019-06-15

Union Berlin secure first ever Bundesliga promotion For the first time in seven years, a second-division side has won the Bundesliga relegation playoff. Union Berlin held on to secure a 0-0 draw in the...
22:48, 2019-05-27

Berlin Wall: 'Germany was first re-united on the dancefloor' Berliners recall how illegal raves helped reunite their city and country after the fall of the wall....
03:28, 2019-11-09

Berlin: 'Cocaine taxis' are a growing problem A rise in the number of 'cocaine taxis' delivering the drug to people's doorsteps has the Berlin police concerned. Cocaine is playing an increasing r...
08:24, 2019-10-21

Anything Goes in Berlin’s Clubs. But Are Bouncers Killing the Vibe? Some partygoers say heavy-handed security staff and racist door policies are ruining the tolerant atmosphere of the city’s club scene....
16:20, 2019-11-14

Berlin Zoo: First German-born pandas 'thriving' The panda twins born two weeks ago are showing first signs of how they'll look once they mature. Berlin Zoo has played down a newspaper poll suggesti...
15:36, 2019-09-14

Here is everything we know so far about Elon Musk's new Tesla factory in Berlin Reuters Elon Musk announced on Tuesday that Tesla's first European factory will be built in Grünheide, close to Berlin, Germany. Even though the...
20:04, 2019-11-13

Brazilian Pentecostal church unwelcome in Berlin A Brazilian Pentecostal congregation wants to buy the New Nazareth Church in Berlin. The building is for sale, but local politicians don't want the e...
18:48, 2019-09-14

Director of Jewish Museum Berlin resigns The director of the Jewish Museum Berlin, Peter Schäfer, has resigned following criticism from the Central Council of Jews. At issue were a museum ex...
01:32, 2019-06-15

Gay Penguins, and Their Hope for a Baby, Have Enchanted Berlin Two male penguins at Zoo Berlin have adopted an egg, delighting Germans and raising the prospect of the zoo’s first penguin chick in almost two decad...
18:48, 2019-08-14

Berlin's new rent freeze: How it compares globally Berlin's brand new rent freeze (and cap) is hardly unique among cities with pressured housing markets. But while other cities have stricter laws, Ber...
22:00, 2019-10-22

Berlin: Same-sex penguin couple's egg fails to hatch Hopes had been high for Skipper and Ping, two male emperor penguins who had long been trying to start a family. "Surely they will get the chance to b...
07:52, 2019-09-06

'Witnesses of history': the man who kept slabs of the Berlin Wall Hans Martin Fleischer bought the sections on impulse in 1990. His luck trying to sell them ran out, so he held on.“The Berlin Wall was lifted – it di...
10:20, 2019-11-08

Climate activists block key traffic hub in Berlin Dozens of climate change activists blocked traffic at a main square in Berlin on Monday, kicking off a week of protests intended to force the German ...
12:00, 2019-10-07

Vonovia threatens repercussions over Berlin rent cap Germany’s biggest landlord is not concerned the 10% rent freeze planned by Berlin's city government for the next five years will dampen profit foreca...
19:24, 2019-06-25

Berlin gets unwanted Ronald Reagan statue Ronald Reagan is already an honorary citizen of Berlin, so city authorities have always deemed a statue inappropriate. Nonetheless, a bronze replica ...
12:48, 2019-11-07

Berlin to open secondhand department stores The Berlin Senate wants to make secondhand clothing and products the norm, rather than seen as items only for people in need. To do this, it plans on...
22:24, 2019-11-06

30 years after the Berlin Wall: An African perspective Three decades after the fall of the Berlin wall, reporters from DW’s Africa department set out to discover what has changed in eastern Germany. Join ...
15:24, 2019-11-05

Berlin and Beyond: Time for Germany to ban plastic bags As the world celebrates International Plastic Bag Free Day, a growing number of countries are using legislation to eradicate these single-use items. ...
09:00, 2019-07-05

Discover Planet Berlin: DW's new multimedia special People from 190 countries live in Berlin, bringing with them pieces of their homelands. DW presents a must-do travel guide to Berlin from its interna...
18:20, 2019-05-21

‘Betrayal in Berlin’ Recaptures a Golden Era for Espionage Steve Vogel discusses his new book, about the digging of a tunnel under Berlin to intercept communications to and from Moscow in the 1950s....
23:00, 2019-10-07

Thieves strike Berlin's Stasi Museum The burglars made off with artifacts, medals and jewelry from the museum dedicated to East Germany's infamous secret police. The heist came just days...
19:28, 2019-12-01

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

How a 1976 concert shook the Berlin Wall East German musician Wolf Biermann took the stage in West Germany in November 1976. His performance unleashed a chain reaction of criticism from both...
15:52, 2019-11-04

Berlin Airlift remembered, key moment in Cold War BERLIN (AP) — Berliners are celebrating the 70th anniversary of the day the Soviets lifted their blockade strangling West Berlin in the post-World Wa...
12:16, 2019-05-12

New Berlin airport to finally open next October Germany's long-delayed Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) is set to finally be operational on October 31, 2020, nine years after it was supposed to ope...
15:24, 2019-11-29

Long, Dark Nights in Berlin’s Theaters Berlin’s theater season opens with directors taking audiences through the fog of war, down the gloomy tunnels of cyberspace and into a world without ...
13:36, 2019-10-10

Man convicted of killing Berlin woman after 32 years A German court has sentenced a man to life in prison for brutally killing a woman over three decades ago. Investigators tracked down the defendant th...
18:32, 2019-09-17

Berlin bans Checkpoint Charlie 'soldiers' Local authorities have revoked permission for actors to dress like US soldiers and take pictures with tourists. Police had reportedly requested the b...
15:52, 2019-11-04

Britain, bread and the Berlin blockade, 70 years on In the postwar years, the UK played a major role in breaking the Berlin blockade. Back then, the way to win hearts and minds for democracy was throug...
20:44, 2019-05-11

Berlin protest highlights plight of migrants in Med. BERLIN (AP) — Activists in Berlin have added a life vest to the German capital’s well-known “Molecule Man” statue to raise awarenes...
12:12, 2019-05-17

A tale of two cities’ housing crises: Dublin and Berlin The German capital has become a minefield for renters and the problem is becoming increasingly politicized. But in the Irish capital, Dublin, the sit...
12:52, 2019-07-04

Nord Stream 2: What Berlin thinks about halting construction Manfred Weber, a candidate for the office of president of the European Commission, is speaking out against the planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline. Wh...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Berlin sees sharp increase in homophobic attacks Attacks against homosexual and transgender people in the German capital are up compared with 2018 figures, according to latest figures. The city's po...
13:16, 2019-12-02

Berlin cyclists take over streets, demand more space for bikes Tens of thousands of cyclists have taken over the streets of Berlin as part of a campaign to make the city more bike-friendly. Organizers have called...
17:40, 2019-06-02

Berlin climate protesters brave icy weather and waters Thousands of protesters have marched through the German capital in solidarity with the latest global climate strike. Demonstrators of all ages called...
19:44, 2019-11-29

German intelligence agencies open new spy school in Berlin BERLIN — Germany’s intelligence agencies are inaugurating a joint spy school in the heart of Berlin, a city that was dubbed the ‘capital of spies’ du...
18:28, 2019-11-12

Berlin's notorious fetish club may be forced to close The KitKatClub, famed for its sexual openness as much as its music, faces an uncertain future with its lease yet to be renewed and property developer...
14:36, 2019-12-05

Bundesliga club Union Berlin: Between idealism and reality Union Berlin hold cult status for many fans as a club that stands for more than just football. Yet before Union's historic first Bundesliga season, t...
15:08, 2019-08-16

Pro and anti-Israel protests draw hundreds in Berlin BERLIN (AP) — Hundreds of people including prominent German politicians and members of the Jewish community are protesting against a larger, anti-Isr...
18:16, 2019-06-01

Visiting a Berlin elementary school where German isn't always spoken Kids in Germany are trickling back to school as a debate heats up about holding back those with poor German. DW's Kate Brady visited a Berlin classro...
11:24, 2019-08-17

‘Things are quite special here’: Union Berlin prepare for the Bundesliga No East Berlin team has made it to the top division before and Union are determined not to let it change themIt counted as an emergency when, one day...
12:00, 2019-08-17

Berlin's 'Mohammed' baby-name trend distorted by far-right and media What's in a name? In Germany, if that name is "Mohammed," the answer is: a political powder keg — and one that the far-right AfD was quick to get its...
20:28, 2019-05-06

Berlin zoo celebrates rare birth of panda twins Meng Meng delivered two cubs, which must eventually be returned to ChinaBerlin zoo has said its resident panda Meng Meng has delivered twins, the fir...
12:52, 2019-09-02

Thousands in Berlin protest Iran's political repression Opponents of Iran's theocratic government have rallied in Berlin to protest the country's human rights record. They urged potential investors not to ...
23:40, 2019-07-06

Twin giant panda cubs born in Berlin Zoo Berlin Zoo welcomed twin giant panda cubs to the world on Saturday, the first time a panda has given birth in Germany....
14:12, 2019-09-02

Far-right AfD bids to encircle Berlin as resentment and division grow State elections in Saxony and Brandenburg are the party’s first test in former East Germany – and it is on course to make big gainsCrucial elections ...
11:36, 2019-09-01

From a picnic to the Berlin Wall: my 1989 summer of revolution An award-winning foreign correspondent looks back on the human stories that helped bring down the Berlin Wall and East Germany’s regimeIt should have...
17:56, 2019-08-31

Chechen 'execution' in Berlin linked to Russian intelligence The suspect in the killing of a Chechen dissident in Berlin holds a Russian passport. His papers indicate a possible link with Russian security servi...
20:08, 2019-08-30

Berlin Brandenburg: The airport with half a million faults Billions over budget, years late in opening, and still being rebuilt before a single plane has landed. What's gone so wrong at the new Berlin airport...
12:00, 2019-06-29

Max Mara showcases in Neues with Berlin-inspired collection Museum catwalk paid homage to Marlene Dietrich’s gender fluidity and David BowieWomen over 40, once invisible in the fashion world, are taking centr...
15:12, 2019-06-04

Serbia, Kosovo agree to talks following Berlin summit A Balkan summit in Berlin has ended with Serbia and Kosovo agreeing to work together to diffuse existing tensions. Chancellor Angela Merkel and Frenc...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Chechen 'execution' in Berlin linked to Russian military The suspect in the killing of a Chechen dissident in Berlin holds a Russian passport. His papers indicate a possible link with Russian intelligence, ...
19:12, 2019-08-30

Berlin Philharmonic enters new era with Kirill Petrenko as its shy figurehead Simon Rattle’s successor takes over – and shows why he was orchestra’s choice of conductorThe Berlin Philharmonic, considered by many to be the world...
15:16, 2019-08-25

Germany: Berlin reacts to far-right surge in eastern elections The far-right AfD may have come second in regional elections in Saxony and Brandenburg, but Germany's governing parties had been fearing even worse. ...
13:24, 2019-09-02

Germany: Two women injured in 'homophobic incident' in Berlin Police say a man has insulted and injured two women in an apparent homophobic attack. The incident comes after an assault on a lesbian couple in Lond...
18:12, 2019-06-10

Rammstein's second single 'Radio' debuts on a Berlin wall Following Rammstein's incendiary "Deutschland" video, the band is back with another single — and more ingenious promotion — as the song "Radio" is sc...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Barenboim’s tenure at Berlin’s Staatsoper extended to 2027 BERLIN (AP) — Conductor Daniel Barenboim is getting a five-year contract extension as general music director of Berlin’s Staatsoper, which woul...
17:08, 2019-06-04

Man killed by roller coaster car at Berlin Christmas market A busy Christmas market in the German capital has been cleared out after a man was crushed by a roller coaster carriage. Police are investigating the...
18:00, 2019-11-24

Berlin's bumbling beekeepers leave swarms without homes Inexperienced hobbyists force bees to search often in vain for suitable habitats across the cityHumans are not the only ones in Berlin struggling to ...
06:24, 2019-08-09

Feast for the eyes: Food photography on show in Berlin Featuring works from Cindy Sherman, Wolfgang Tillmans, Nan Goldin and many more, a new exhibition at C/O Berlin, "Food for the Eyes. The Story of Foo...
18:36, 2019-06-07

Man killed by roller coaster at Berlin Christmas market A busy Christmas market in the German capital has been cleared out after a man was crushed by a roller coaster. Police are investigating the cause of...
01:36, 2019-11-24

Union Berlin defeat Mönchengladbach in battle of the over-achievers Table-toppers Gladbach and insurgent newcomers Union Berlin have done more than any to breathe life into the Bundesliga this season. Fittingly, their...
21:24, 2019-11-23

Son of former German president stabbed to death in Berlin hospital Fritz von Weizsäcker, the son of late German President Richard von Weizsäcker, was stabbed while giving a medical lecture in Berlin. One other person...
02:16, 2019-11-20

Director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum quits following criticism BERLIN (AP) — The director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum is stepping down following strong criticism of the museum’s leadership by Germany...
19:52, 2019-06-14

30 Years After the Fall of the Berlin Wall, East German Art Gets Its Due “Point of No Return,” an exhibition marking the anniversary, shows that not all artists celebrated the historic events of 1989....
18:28, 2019-07-24

Berlin's Kreuzberg asks residents to sit out pollution — literally How do you make a city more sustainable? One street in the Berlin neighborhood of Kreuzberg is trying to figure that out with local democracy, yellow...
14:08, 2019-07-26

Germany expels two Russians over killing of Georgian in Berlin Prosecutors say evidence suggests involvement by government of Russia or Chechen republicGermany has expelled two Russians working at the Russian emb...
13:36, 2019-12-04

Berlin remembers homosexuals killed by Nazis in World War II Thousands of homosexuals murdered by the former Nazi regime have been remembered in Berlin. The ceremony began the capital’s annual pride parade insp...
18:44, 2019-07-27

Rammstein on Tour: Live at the Berlin Olympic Stadium While every nuance of Rammstein’s tour makes the news in Germany on an almost daily basis, fans continue to devour the band's images, recordings and ...
15:20, 2019-06-26