Germans seek US help in neo-Nazi investigation

Germans seek US help in neo-Nazi investigation

German investigators have asked for US help in their investigation of the neo-Nazi terror group based in Zwickau, the magazine Focus reported Sunday.

Germans saddened by Whitney Houston’s death

Germans saddened by Whitney Houston’s death

The death of pop star Whitney Houston, 48, has prompted German fans to write about their love for her music -- and their hate for the addictions that plagued the star's life.

Hertha sacks new coach Skibbe

Hertha sacks new coach Skibbe

After losing five games in a row -- the last one Saturday with no goals to VfB Stuttgart's five, Berlin's Hertha BSC fired its new coach Michael Skibbe, the Tagessppiegel newspaper reported Sunday.

Swiss quake alarms some in SW Germany

Swiss quake alarms some in SW Germany

An earthquake that reached 4.2 on the Richter scale struck Switzerland Saturday evening, reaching parts of southwestern Germany as well.

Seehofer calls for people’s vote on euro

Seehofer calls for people’s vote on euro

Horst Seehofer, the head of the Christian Social Union party, wants Germans to vote on whether the euro should be saved or not and is calling for a change to Germany’s Basic Law, or Constitution, to allow that to happen.

Nazi comedy unexpected hit at Berlinale

Nazi comedy unexpected hit at Berlinale

A sci-fi black comedy about Nazis from the moon invading Planet Earth is one of the hottest tickets at the Berlin film festival, which is better known for its gritty political fare.