Bavarian ski resorts look to a brighter, if warmer, future

Bavarian ski resorts look to a brighter, if warmer, future

Global warming and the mediocre outcome at Copenhagen aren't daunting Bavarian ski resorts. Rather, in keeping with the cold spell of recent days, they are pouring investment money into Germany's southern slopes.

Five German climbers killed in deadliest accident of Alpine season

Five German climbers killed in deadliest accident of Alpine season

Low-lying regions see first snow of the year

Low-lying regions see first snow of the year

Two climbers plunge to deaths in Alps

Two climbers plunge to deaths in Alps

Alpinists hold key to Munich Olympic bid

Alpinists hold key to Munich Olympic bid

Woman falls to death from mountain peak

Woman falls to death from mountain peak

Fewer climbing deaths in German Alps

Fewer climbing deaths in German Alps

Three Germans die as volcano erupts

Three Germans die as volcano erupts

Three Germans among nine killed in avalanche

Three Germans among nine killed in avalanche

Two Germans die in Tyrolean mountains

Two Germans die in Tyrolean mountains

Four German hikers found alive after three days in snow

Four German hikers found alive after three days in snow

Thin Alpine air has slimming effect on the obese

Thin Alpine air has slimming effect on the obese