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Weather warning for stormy Berlin
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Weather warning for stormy Berlin

Forecasters have put out a weather warning for Berlin and much of Brandenburg with thunderstorms and heavy rain set to bring an end to the heatwave. READ  

Police arrest suspected molester of 175 kids
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Police arrest suspected molester of 175 kids

UPDATE: A taxi driver, who is accused of sexually abusing 175 children and adolescents, kept a disabled boy in his apartment in Brandenburg for four weeks. READ  

Pro-Gaza, Israel marches choke city centres
Protesters gather in Berlin on Friday. Photo: DPA

Pro-Gaza, Israel marches choke city centres

UPDATE: Pro-Palestinian and pro-Israeli demonstrators marched in Berlin and other cities on Friday's International Quds Day, as thousands of police stood ready to deal with excesses, including anti-Semitism that had marred earlier protests. READ  

Finders are keepers in Berlin cash hunt
Money will be hidden around Berlin. Photo: @HiddenCash/Twitter

Finders are keepers in Berlin cash hunt

A California millionaire, who became an internet phenomenon by hiding cash and tweeting hints about its location, is bringing the frenzy to Germany this weekend. READ  

Robber fails because he can't speak German
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Robber fails because he can't speak German

An armed robber fled a Berlin supermarket empty-handed in frustration over his lack of German language skills. READ  

Berlin is Europe's fastest growing tourist city
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Berlin is Europe's fastest growing tourist city

Berlin is the fastest growing tourist destination among Europe’s major cities, with overnight stays in the capital up eight percent in 2013. It could soon topple Paris as Europe’s number two tourist city. READ  

Man sets himself on fire outside Israeli embassy
The Israeli Embassy in Berlin. Photo: DPA

Man sets himself on fire outside Israeli embassy

UPDATE: A man set himself on fire outside the Israeli embassy in Berlin on Monday night. Police said it was too soon to say whether it was part of a political protest. READ  

Footballer Andreas Biermann dies aged 33
Biermann at Hamburg club St. Pauli. Photo: DPA

Footballer Andreas Biermann dies aged 33

A former German professional footballer committed suicide on Friday following a long battle with depression. READ  

Berlin: Give foreigners a referendum vote
Almost 500,000 people in Berlin were not allowed to vote in the referendum over Tempelhof's future. Photo: DPA

Berlin: Give foreigners a referendum vote

An overwhelming majority of Berliners believe the law should be changed to allow foreigners to vote in city referendums. READ  

World Cup 2014
Germany's World Cup winners party in Berlin
The players on stage at Berlin's Fan Mile in front of the Brandenburg Gate. Photo: DPA

Germany's World Cup winners party in Berlin

Almost a million jubilant fans massed around Berlin on Tuesday to cheer the World Cup winners and new national heroes for bringing home football's top prize for the first time since 1990. READ  

Original 3D printing café celebrates anniversary
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Original 3D printing café celebrates anniversary

A Berlin 3D printing café, the first of its kind in Europe, is celebrating its six month anniversary. The company's founder tells The Local how they found success. READ  

Merkel denies resignation rumours
Merkel has refuted rumours that she plans to step down early. Photo: DPA

Merkel denies resignation rumours

Chancellor Angela Merkel has denied a report in Der Spiegel magazine that she plans to resign ahead of the 2017 elections. READ  

Palestine protesters try to storm Berlin's Fan Mile

Hundreds of Palestinian protesters tried to storm Berlin's Fan Mile on Saturday afternoon - the centre of World Cup celebration in the German capital. READ  

Man sets himself on fire outside embassy
The Libyan Embassy in Berlin on Friday. Photo: DPA

Man sets himself on fire outside embassy

A man set himself on fire outside the Libyan Embassy in Berlin on Friday. READ  

The most expensive German cities for expats
A view over Hamburg. Photo: DPA

The most expensive German cities for expats

German cities remain cheaper than their European neighbours for expats, but have shot up international cost of living rankings. Which cities top the list for Germany? READ  

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