Dane becomes first foreigner elected mayor of major German city

Dane becomes first foreigner elected mayor of major German city

Danish businessman Claus Ruhe Madsen became the first non-German to win the mayor's office in a major German city Sunday with his election victory in Rostock.

The Dane who wants to be mayor of a German city – and how he plans to modernize it

The Dane who wants to be mayor of a German city – and how he plans to modernize it

250 kg World War II bomb found in Rostock causes city centre shutdown

250 kg World War II bomb found in Rostock causes city centre shutdown

Update: 16 injured after Flixbus travelling from Stockholm to Berlin tips over in crash

Update: 16 injured after Flixbus travelling from Stockholm to Berlin tips over in crash

Police seize ‘enormous’ weapons stash linked to suspected G20 plot

Police seize ‘enormous’ weapons stash linked to suspected G20 plot

Two-headed rattlesnake adds bite to Rostock Zoo

Two-headed rattlesnake adds bite to Rostock Zoo

Sweden tells refugees to stay in north Germany

Sweden tells refugees to stay in north Germany

Theatre director fired over Isis outburst

Theatre director fired over Isis outburst

German cops arrest American for Nazi insults

German cops arrest American for Nazi insults

App reunites owners with stolen bikes

App reunites owners with stolen bikes

Latest ever recorded triplets born in Rostock

Latest ever recorded triplets born in Rostock

Kidnapped teen escapes four-night rape ordeal

Kidnapped teen escapes four-night rape ordeal

Anti-fascists axe Rostock remembrance oak

Anti-fascists axe Rostock remembrance oak

‘Society failed to change the climate of 1992’

‘Society failed to change the climate of 1992’

Man answers door – finds newborn baby

Man answers door – finds newborn baby

Sex helps ‘keep you young’ in old age

Sex helps ‘keep you young’ in old age

Detentions had ‘chilling effect’ on G8 protests

Detentions had ‘chilling effect’ on G8 protests

Nuclear fuel transports prompt fury in Rostock

Nuclear fuel transports prompt fury in Rostock

Drinks wagon fight led to fatal Rostock beating

Drinks wagon fight led to fatal Rostock beating

Government threatened with anti-EU revolt

Government threatened with anti-EU revolt

End-of-season football riots break out

End-of-season football riots break out

Snow causes chaos in the north

Snow causes chaos in the north

Randy Rostock burglar steals pinup girl calendars

Randy Rostock burglar steals pinup girl calendars

Police ask football leagues to foot the bill for hooliganism

Police ask football leagues to foot the bill for hooliganism

Greens opt for gradual withdrawal from Afghanistan

Greens opt for gradual withdrawal from Afghanistan

Rostock’s Hanse Sail weighs anchor

Rostock’s Hanse Sail weighs anchor

More artificial reefs planned in the North and Baltic seas

More artificial reefs planned in the North and Baltic seas

Study shows divorce can be deadly

Study shows divorce can be deadly

Conductor throws 12-year-old cellist off train

Conductor throws 12-year-old cellist off train

‘Humpy’ the whale continues Baltic Sea odyssey

‘Humpy’ the whale continues Baltic Sea odyssey

German politicians seek ban for extreme-right youth group

German politicians seek ban for extreme-right youth group

‘Degenerate’ art stolen by Nazis on show in Rostock

‘Degenerate’ art stolen by Nazis on show in Rostock