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Turkey, Russia talk tensions in Syria as migrants push west

REYHANLI, Turkey (AP) - The presidents of Turkey and Russia spoke by phone Friday to try to defuse tensions that rose significantly in Syria...

Chancellor Merkel’s CDU party to elect new leader in April

BERLIN (AP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union will elect a new leader at the end of April, party officials said Monday.Current...

German Carnival floats take aim at racism in wake of attack

BERLIN (AP) - Biting commentary on racism in Germany featured prominently Monday among Carnival floats in western cities, hastily put together in the aftermath...

Exit polls: Social Democrats win, far-right loses in Hamburg

BERLIN (AP) - The center-left Social Democrats won the most votes in the Hamburg state election Sunday, according to exit polls, followed by the...

Berlin starts controversial rent freeze on 1.5 million homes

BERLIN (AP) - Berlin is freezing the rents of 1.5 million apartments for the next five years starting this Sunday in a controversial move...

Germany admits there’s a far-right problem, but what to do?

BERLIN (AP) - As Germany's president expressed his sympathy and shock during a candlelight vigil for nine people killed by an immigrant-hating gunman, a...

Germany admits there’s a far-right problem, but what to do?

BERLIN (AP) - As Germany's president expressed his sympathy and shock during a candlelight vigil for nine people killed by an immigrant-hating gunman, a...

Germany admits there’s a far-right problem, but what to do?

BERLIN (AP) - As Germany's president expressed his sympathy and shock during a candlelight vigil for nine people killed by an immigrant-hating gunman, a...

Grief, anger and calls for action after shooting in Germany

HANAU, Germany (AP) - Hundreds of grieving people are flocking to Friday prayers in the mosques of the German town of Hanau, two days...

Germany to raise police presence after racist shooting

BERLIN (AP) - German authorities will step up the police presence throughout the country and keep a closer watch on mosques and other sites...