German elections: Angie, where will it lead us from here?
Merkel wins big, but faces a coalition conundrum. Does that mean a softening of austerity for Europe?
Germany: Merkel wins, but must seek new coalition ally
With her junior partner out, Merkel may have to ally with the opposition Social Democrats.
German election: Voters head to the polls, then to Twitter
Germany's election, followed closely by the rest of Europe, storms social media.
Happy World Rhino Day!
There is only one joke as old as the rhinoceros.
Syria: What are we missing?
Analysis: Between UN and German intelligence reports, explanations of who was behind Syria's chemical weapons attack still run the gamut.
How the German electoral system works
If popular Chancellor Angela Merkel faced a US presidential-style vote, she would almost certainly win — but things are not so simple under Germany's complex election system.
Germany: Euroskeptics or neo-Nazis?
As Germans prepare to vote on Sunday, progress by a new anti-euro party reflects some of Merkel’s greatest challenges.
Thank goodness it's Goat Week!
For obvious reasons.
Has Germany’s Pirate Party already blown its shot at parliament?
Critics say the party hasn’t been able to capitalize on the NSA scandal ahead of elections this week.
In Germany, clothing is often optional
Getting to the bottom of the country's love of nudity.
Germany wrestles with its new diversity.
German court rules Muslim girl must take mixed-sex swimming lessons
The 13-year-old had sought exemption from swimming classes based on her religious beliefs.
Better late than never: German town votes to strip Hitler of honorary citizenship title
Goslar town council adopted a motion to revoke the title bestowed on Hitler in the 1930s.
German support for small business has kept its economy thriving
Although Germany is best known for giants such as BMW, Siemens and BASF, its smaller firms — many of them often family run — are the economy's driving force.
A wary Germany faces up to new responsibilities as Europe's pre-eminent power.
Security Council shuns mandate by failing to OK attack on Syria
Commentary: The UN Charter compels the Council to act to restore ‘international peace and security.’
German firm apologizes for producing anti-immigrant condoms
National Democratic Party of Germany produces condoms with antiimmigration message 'for foreigners and certain Germans' then sent to politicians.
Rochus Misch, Hitler's bodyguard, dies at age 96 (VIDEO)
Adolph Hitler's bodyguard, Rochus Misch said the Nazi leader was no 'superman.'
German police remove 40 children from Christian '12 Tribes' sect
Authorities in southern Germany say they have evidence of 'significant and ongoing child abuse' by members of the Twelve Tribes group.
30 Auschwitz guards may be charged in Germany
Germany's special prosecutors' office that investigates Nazi war crimes said Tuesday that it is recommending 30 alleged former Auschwitz death camp guards be charged.
‘Mutti’ Merkel set to stay in charge
As elections loom, the German chancellor is on track to remain the preeminent politician in Europe.
US and France: It's just the two of us
France has tentatively stepped forward as America’s lead European partner on military intervention in Syria.
Does world's 'responsibility to protect' civilians justify a Syria strike?
The architects of the UN's 'Responsibility to Protect' doctrine say it gives countries a mandate to attack Syria in order to stop mass atrocities.
Merkel urges Germans to welcome Syrian refugees
Germany announced earlier in the year that it was ready to take in another 5,000 Syrians
Scientists confirm existence of elusive element 115
Scientists in Germany and Sweden say they have created a handful of atoms of an elusive super-heavy element with the atomic number 115, tentatively known as ununpentium.
German language on Syria adds momentum for intervention
Berlin’s support for military action would mark a major policy shift and big risk for Merkel
Bank of America to review policies after death of intern Moritz Erhardt
Bank of America Merrill Lynch will convene a working group to review the working conditions of junior employees.
German finance minister says future aid to Greece will be 'much smaller'
Germany is Greece's largest creditor, by the way.
German security failures slammed over neo-Nazi murders
A new-Nazi murder spree went undetected for years because of widespread institutional bias among security services, said a panel report.
Merkel coasts to likely victory
The German chancellor looks set to keep her job after parliamentary elections next month, but she’s keeping her coalition options open.
Merkel visits Dachau concentration camp, then Bavarian beer tent
Merkel laid a wreath at the camp's memorial, toured the museum and met with survivors during a brief visit between campaign stops.