Audi withdrawal sinks German America’s Cup chances

Audi withdrawal sinks German America’s Cup chances

Car manufacturer Audi has withdrawn from sponsorship of Team Germany, effectively ending the German sailing team's bid to win the America's Cup, but co-ordinator Jochen Schümann insisted Sunday he will fight on.

Advance of neo-Nazi NPD party faltering

Advance of neo-Nazi NPD party faltering

The neo-Nazi National Party of Germany (NPD), riven by internal conflicts and financial sanctions, is faltering, said a law enforcement official in the latest issue of news magazine Focus.

Thieves nick St. Nikolaus presents

Thieves nick St. Nikolaus presents

German children usually wake up to presents on their doorstep on December 6th, St. Nikolaus Day. But two families in Bavaria woke up to discover that thieves had absconded with the holiday loot, police told daily TZ on Sunday.

Irish pork pulled from German markets

Irish pork pulled from German markets

High levels of toxic substances found in Irish pigs have prompted the German government to pull Irish pork out of groceries, a government spokeswoman said Sunday.

Berlin mailbox bombing suspect arrested

Berlin mailbox bombing suspect arrested

A suspect in a mail box bomb attack was arrested Saturday evening; soon after police defused a possible home-made bomb related to the attacks, hidden underneath a clothing donation container, Berlin police reported.

For sale: data on 21 million Germans

For sale: data on 21 million Germans

The details of bank accounts held by 21 million Germans are for sale on the black market for €12 million euros, the news magazine Wirtschaftswoche reported Saturday.