State police in Berlin have been accused of trying to hide mistakes made in their investigation of Berlin Christmas market attacker Anis Amri. Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere called the allegations unconscionable.
The head of Hesse’s state intelligence agency said that halal shops are being monitored because they may attract fundamentalist Islamic customers.
Germany’s official crime statistics for 2016 have shown a rise in violent crime across the country – including among young male migrants.
WikiLeaks released a trove of CIA documents on Tuesday that it claimed revealed details of its secret hacking arsenal.
A massive manhunt was underway Wednesday for the driver of a truck that was intentionally crashed into a Berlin Christmas market, leaving 12 people dead and 48 injured.
A US settlement over Volkswagen’s emissions cheating scandal has cleared a final hurdle, with a federal judge in San Francisco giving his approval for VW’s multi-billion dollar buyback and compensation plan.
Newly released documents suggest the German auto parts supplier Bosch not only provided Volkswagen with the software it used to cheat on emissions tests, but that the company knew its actions were illegal.
A US federal judge has given VW one month to present its plan on how to bring diesel car emissions into compliance with clean air laws. A class-action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of VW car owners.
The US has officially sued VW over its emissions-cheating software in some of its diesel engines, with hundreds of thousands of cars affected in the US.
Germany’s Federal Constitutional Court has confirmed that the National Democratic Party (NPD) will stand trial over whether it infringes on the German constitution.