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Someone Made A Cloud That Rains Tequila

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 03.23.2017 | Taste

Some technological advances make life a whole lot easier ― for example: smart phones, GPS systems, automatic flush toilets. Others can turn life int...

Attacks Like The One In London Are Easy To Organize, Hard To Prevent

Reuters | Eline Gordts | Posted 03.23.2017 | Home

PARIS, March 22 (Reuters) - Militants are increasingly turning to vehicle-ramming attacks, like the one staged near Britain’s parliament on Wednesda...

Escaped Female Polar-Brown Bear Shot Dead At German Zoo

The Huffington Post | Mary S Papenfuss | Posted 03.12.2017 | Green

A hybrid brown-polar bear who escaped her enclosure at a German zoo was shot dead while visitors huddled in the safety of the monkey house Saturday. T...

The Berlinale 2017 Diaries: Films by Garbarski and Tamasese, Winterbottom's Rock & Roll and Qube Cinema

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 02.14.2017 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

Some say Berlinale this year has been overly political. I say, we can never be political enough. Filmmakers are, in my very humble opinions, the proph...

Daniel Richter: On Vienna vs. Berlin

Louisiana Channel | Posted 02.14.2017 | Arts
Louisiana Channel

"When you're 'a working tourist' in Vienna you see all these smells of the past and not all of them are disgusting." Hear why German painter Daniel Ri...

A Conversation with Stanley Tucci About 'Final Portrait' in Berlin

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 02.13.2017 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

It is obvious that we live during times where escapist entertainment is welcomed. The various award statuettes a certain modern musical has been colle...

“Stars and Bricks” Go Up on a Berlin Wall from Various & Gould

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 02.09.2017 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

“Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.”― Joseph Fort Newton, Southern Baptist minister from Texas (1876–1950)And yet, talk again tu...

Berlin Mayor To Donald Trump: 'Don't Build This Wall'

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 01.28.2017 | Home

Berlin Mayor Michael Müller delivered a powerful message and poignant history lesson to U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday, urging him to abandon ...

Let action in Holocaust memorials open a discussion, instead of shaming: on the 'Yolocaust' selfies project

The Conversation Global | Posted 01.27.2017 | Home
The Conversation Global

Stefanie Loos/Reuters Irit Dekel, University of Virginia When German Israeli-born satirist Shahak Shapira's "Yolocaust" project went viral, I asked ...

(R)evolution In Israel: The Sudden & Crucial Rise Of Mira Maylor

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 01.11.2017 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

Israel functions as the shadow terrain of United States, in that American citizens don't have to face the effects of global terrorism that Israelis have to confront on a daily basis.

Tunisian Security Forces Arrest 3 For Links To Berlin Market Attack Suspect

Reuters | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 12.24.2016 | Home

TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisian security forces have arrested three suspected militants after uncovering their links to Anis Amri, the Tunisian national be...

Weekend Roundup: The Berlin Attack Has Sealed The Political Fate Of Europe

Nathan Gardels | Posted 12.23.2016 | Home
Nathan Gardels

Europe was already reeling from major terror attacks in Brussels, Paris and Nice as well as Brexit and the defeat of the political establishment in th...

Blaming Terrorist Attacks On Refugees Isn't Going To Make Europe Safer

Alexander Görlach | Posted 12.23.2016 | Home
Alexander Görlach

It didn’t take long for Germany’s far-right party Alternative for Germany to exploit the Berlin terrorist attack for political gain. “These are ...

Berlin Attacker Called On ISIS Supporters To 'Kill The Crusader Pigs': Video

Reuters | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 12.23.2016 | Home
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CAIRO (Reuters) - The Berlin Christmas market attacker pledged his allegiance to Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and called for Islamic Stat...

Suspect In Berlin Christmas Market Attack Shot Dead Near Milan, Official Says

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 12.23.2016 | Home

MILAN, Dec 23 (Reuters) - The suspect in the Berlin Christmas market truck attack was killed in a pre-dawn shoot-out with police in a suburb of the no...

Fingerprints Of Tunisian Suspect In Berlin Attack Found On Truck Door

Reuters | Willa Frej | Posted 12.22.2016 | Home

BERLIN, Dec 22 (Reuters) - Fingerprints from a Tunisian suspect have been found inside the truck that smashed through a Berlin Christmas market on Mon...

Trump On Proposed Muslim Ban: ‘You Know My Plans’

Reuters/HuffPost | Paul Vale | Posted 12.22.2016 | Politics

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said on Wednesday that attacks this week in Berlin and Ankara proved he was correct to propose curbing Muslim immigr...

Far-Right Politicians Rush To Take Advantage Of The Berlin Attack

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 12.22.2016 | Home

In the space of a few hours on Monday, Russia’s ambassador to Turkey was assassinated in Ankara and a dozen people were killed when someone drove a ...

Is Trump's America Ready for Kaleidoscopic World Chaos?

William Bradley | Posted 12.21.2016 | Media
William Bradley

So that's that. Donald Trump is now formally the President-elect of the United States. The Electoral College met and voted on Monday. And with the hyp...

German Officials Identify Suspect In Berlin Christmas Market Attack

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 12.21.2016 | Home

BERLIN (Reuters) - German police are looking for an asylum-seeker from Tunisia after finding an identity document under the driver’s seat of a truck...

70-Year-Old Berlin Grandma Spray-Paints Hearts Over Swastikas

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 12.20.2016 | Home

A German grandmother is fighting hate with nail-polish remover, a scraper and spray paint. Irmela Schramm, 70, spray-paints hearts over neo-Nazi and r...

This Is Why I Won't Stop Going To Christmas Markets In Berlin

Sebastian Christ | Posted 12.21.2016 | Home
Sebastian Christ

No, damn it, I'm not injured, but I'm far from being okay. We have to do something to combat all this hate before it swallows our world whole.

World Leaders Mourn In Solidarity With Berlin After Deadly Truck Attack

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 12.20.2016 | Home

Germany has entered a period of national mourning to honor those killed during a suspected terrorist attack in Berlin on Monday afternoon. Twelve peop...

We Should Respond To The Berlin Truck Attack With Greater Unity

Kapitän Stefan Schmidt | Posted 12.20.2016 | Home
Kapitän Stefan Schmidt

But those who play with these fears and fan the flames of hate render themselves accomplices to the attackers.

Dear Berlin, You Can't Die Now

Sarah Nassabieh | Posted 12.20.2016 | Home
Sarah Nassabieh

Berlin, you can't die now. Because without your love fear would tear the heart in two. Fear of Christmas markets. Fear of anyone that speaks Arabic. Fear of riding the subway alone at night in a head scarf.