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  • Photos of Lisa Muller, wife of German soccer star Thomas Muller
    Photos of Lisa Muller, wife of German soccer star Thomas Muller
    The wife of Germany soccer star Thomas Muller is not your typical trophy type. Unlike most soccer wives, Lisa Muller actually played a sport at a fairly high level herself--except she was an equestrian, not a soccer player like her husband.To be...
  • Hitler's last gasp
    Battle of the Bulge and the Massacre at Malmedy
    Malmedy, Belgium... At the end of the First World War, Malmedy was separated from Germany and annexed to Belgium on March 6, 1925. Historically, Malmedy gained its fame when it became the focal point of a massacre that was committed on December 17...
  • Neo-Nazi march got the ultimate smack down
    Neo-Nazis in Wunsiedel, Germany made 'history marching against themselves'
    Neo-Nazi group duped by opposing group whose mission it is to help extremist move away from their ideologies. The Guardian reported yesterday that, “Neo-Nazis gathered in a small German town,” Wunsiedel, to participate in their annual...
  • Woman sleeps with dead mother for five years
    Woman in bed with dead mother: Daughter slept with dead mummified mother 5-years
    A 55-year-old woman slept in the same double bed as her dead and mummified mother every night since her mother died in 2009. Police found the dead woman’s remains in the bed, where the daughter also slept, reports International Business...
  • Germany to bypass dollar in trade as direct currency settlement with Yuan begins
    Germany to bypass dollar in trade as direct currency settlement with Yuan begins
    On Nov. 18, the City of Frankfurt, Germany forged ahead of the City of London is being the first and primary destination for direct Yuan currency settlement in Europe and the European Union. In an agreement that began back in June between China...
  • Putin Strains Western Ties
    Putin Strains Western Ties
    The recent G20 Summit in Brisbane, Australia was able to show one thing to the world, Russian President Vladimir Putin has lost the respect of many of the world's leaders. David Cameron of Great Britain lashed out at Putin over the Ukraine...
  • Chef Sven Elverfeld
    Chef Sven Elverfeld: Three Stars and a Story on Every Plate
    Deutschland is not usually perceived as a dining destination by food enthusiasts around the world though in 2014 it boasts 11 three Michelin star restaurants compared to four in UK and eight in Italy. This year it is second to France in this count...
  • Ariana Grande performs at Bambi Awards
    Ariana Grande shows some thigh at BAMBI Awards
    Ariana Grande stepped onto the stage at the BAMBI Awards at Berlin's Stage Theater on November 13, 2014 and walked away with a grand award. The hot new singer picked up a BAMBI as Best Newcomer according to Hollywood Life.She has made music...
  • Fury
    The Fury of War
    Fury: Rated “R“ (2 hours, 15 minutes) 17 October 2014Starring: Brad Pitt, Logan Lerman, Shia LaBeouf, Jon Bernthal, Michael PeñaDirected by: David Ayer It is April of 1945 and the Allies are making their final push in the European...
  • Fall of the Berlin Wall: The 25th Anniversary
    Fall of the Berlin Wall: The 25th Anniversary
    The Berlin Wall fell 25 years ago (November 9, 1989) resulting in the reunification of Germany. We were most fortunate to arrive in Berlin nearing the celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall. Until that momentous day in...
  • Berlin Wall's fall 25 years ago Nov. 9 honored in Gewandhaus Orchestra U.S. tour
    Berlin Wall's fall 25 years ago Nov. 9 honored in Gewandhaus Orchestra U.S. tour
    The 25th anniversary of Germany's peaceful revolution was commemorated Nov. 5 in Washington with a gloriousKennedy Center performance by the renowned Gewandhaus Orchestra of Leipzig, formerly in East Germany.The U.S. tour of the Gewandhaus...
  • The Reichstag in Berlin.
    Germany to bid for 2024 Olympics, but will Berlin or Hamburg be the chosen city?
    Before Germany can truly enter the 2024 Olympic city race, it must first decide which city it's going to put forward.Berlin and Hamburg are both interested in bidding for what is shaping up to be a hotly contested Olympic bidding process (in...
  • Sanctions on Russia lead to more pain in Europe as exports fall over 25%
    Sanctions on Russia lead to more pain in Europe as exports fall over 25%
    Besides the drop in the Euro against the dollar in recent months, it now appears that one of the other primary reasons for Europe's slump into deflation and a triple dip recession is the economic sanctions being imposed upon Russia by the U.S....
  • Marriott
    Room Report: Marriott Frankfurt, Germany
    Arrival Experience: Just minutes from the U-Bahn station and main train station, directly across from the city's convention center and within walking distance to all of downtown, the highrise Marriott Frankfurt is a landmark in town. Its...
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    The Laternenfest celebrating German heritage
    October is known for many events from halloween to Oktoberfest celebrating German heritage. While Oktoberfest for many may be a time of pretzels and beer. German heritage has many fascinating aspects to it that the whole family can learn from and...