Hackers crack German government spy software

Hackers crack German government spy software

Hackers from the Chaos Computer Club on Sunday said the German government’s controversial spy software contained dangerous security flaws while allowing potentially illegal activity.

Vettel defends F1 crown

Vettel defends F1 crown

German Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel defended his title on Sunday, after securing a third-place finish in Japan.

Support for Pirate Party surges nationwide

Support for Pirate Party surges nationwide

Just weeks after the Pirate Party’s surprising success in the Berlin state election, support for the upstart political outfit has surged to nine percent in a new national poll.

Merkel and Sarkozy agree to bolster Europe’s banks

Merkel and Sarkozy agree to bolster Europe’s banks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday that Paris and Berlin agreed Europe had to shore up its banks amid the ongoing sovereign debt crisis.

NBA’s Kaman, Nowitzki targetted by Bayern Munich

NBA’s Kaman, Nowitzki targetted by Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich's pro basketball team is hoping to lure German stars Chris Kaman and Dirk Nowitzki to Bavaria should the NBA season be wiped out following a 100-day lockout of players.

Protestors storm Syrian embassy in Berlin

Protestors storm Syrian embassy in Berlin

A group of about 30 demonstrators stormed the Syrian embassy in Berlin overnight Sunday and confronted the ambassador to Germany, police said, following similar protests in other European capitals.