Victims of deadly crash from 7 German states

Victims of deadly crash from 7 German states

A mass autobahn crash following a freak sandstorm south of Rostock involved people from at least seven different states in Germany, officials said on Saturday. At least eight people were killed and more than 130 injured.

Bahn CEO warns of financial claim if Stuttgart 21 blocked

Bahn CEO warns of financial claim if Stuttgart 21 blocked

Deutsche Bahn boss Rüdiger Grube has expressed confidence that Stuttgart's massive rail project will go ahead – and warned of some €1.5 billion in claims if the new state leadership tries to derail the plan, according to a news report.

Court says Bodenfelde murder suspect admitted to cannibal acts

Court says Bodenfelde murder suspect admitted to cannibal acts

Just days before the trial opens against the man charged with the murders of two teenagers in Lower Saxony in November, the court in Göttingen has revealed that the killer reportedly bit one of his victims.

“Vincent will Meer” wins top German Film Prize

“Vincent will Meer” wins top German Film Prize

The German Film Academy named "Vincent will Meer," the tale of a man suffering from Tourette syndrome and his mission to fulfill his late mother's final wish, won picture of the year on Friday evening.

Man accused of spying on Uighurs for China

Man accused of spying on Uighurs for China

German prosecutors said Friday that they have indicted a 64-year-old German man for allegedly spying on the country's Uighur community and passing information to Chinese intelligence.

University: Guttenberg intentionally plagiarized

University: Guttenberg intentionally plagiarized

A report by the University of Bayreuth concludes that ex-Defence Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg purposefully copied passages of his doctoral thesis, according to an article published on Friday.