Duisburg dedicates Love Parade memorial

Duisburg dedicates Love Parade memorial

Almost a year after the deadly stampede at the Love Parade electronic music festival, the city of Duisburg has dedicated a monument to those who died and were injured at the 2010 event.

Germany to press China on human rights and artist Ai Weiwei

Germany to press China on human rights and artist Ai Weiwei

German politicians will address human rights issues at a joint meeting with Chinese officials this week, Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said on Sunday, including the conditions of artist Ai Weiwei's release from jail.

Finance Minister: Eurozone could survive Greek default

Finance Minister: Eurozone could survive Greek default

The eurozone is preparing for the worst in the Greek debt crisis and will cope should Athens default on its loans, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble said in an interview published on Sunday.

Seven-year-old found in forest was murdered

Seven-year-old found in forest was murdered

A seven-year-old girl from Thuringia, whose body was found Saturday morning, was murdered, police said on Sunday. Police are looking for her red school bag in the search for clues.

North Sea islanders vote on ‘reunification’

North Sea islanders vote on ‘reunification’

Residents of the small North Sea archipelago of Helgoland are voting on Sunday whether or not to reconstruct a land bridge between two islands that were once joined. The expansion would bring in more tourists, advocates say.

Germany kick off bid for third women’s World Cup title

Germany kick off bid for third women’s World Cup title

Germany launch their women's World Cup campaign on Sunday with a sell-out crowd expected at Berlin's Olympic Stadium against Canada as the hosts bid to win a third straight title.