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PHOTOS: Berlin Wall Photographer Looks Back On Anniversary

Posted 10.12.2011 | World

BERLIN (AP) — Fifty years after his pictures of the Berlin Wall going up were published around the globe, former AP photographer Peter Hillebrecht s...

A Student's Guide to Backpacking: Berlin

Michael Yarbrough | Posted 10.04.2011 | Travel
Michael Yarbrough

Berlin had a busy century. The city saw the end of an empire, two World Wars, the rise and fall of "The Wall" and - more recently - great artistic migration and widespread gentrification.

German History on the Road with AOL Autos' David Kiley

The Huffington Post | David Kiley | Posted 10.02.2011 | Travel

AOL Autos Editor-In-Chief David Kiley took off on a road trip in Europe to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Jeep and explore family history connected...

Conflicting Statements On Euro Zone Deal Unsettle Markets

Posted 09.26.2011 | Business

(Paul Taylor) - Contrasting statements by euro zone politicians to domestic audiences have underlined the fragility of last week's deal to rescue ...

Germany Observes Unusual Hitler Anniversary

AP | Posted 09.19.2011 | World

BERLIN -- Germany is holding ceremonies around the country to mark the anniversary of the failed 1944 attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler. The speake...

WATCH: Cars Paint Street In Berlin For Art Project

Posted 09.14.2011 | Arts

Guerilla artists IEPE & the anonymous crew took painting the town literally when they initiated the public art project "Painting Reality." The project...

Street Artist Creates Device To Paint Graffiti On Passing Trains

Posted 09.12.2011 | Arts

Berlin-based street artist Dtagno has created a way to paint trains as they pass. His Morphogenetic Field Device Little Boy is a vertical pole with 22...

The Dollar Is High--Time to Go to Europe!

Lev Raphael | Posted 03.10.2015 | Travel
Lev Raphael

Nobody's going to test you over there. The key thing is, can you communicate?

Outspoken China Author Leaves Homeland For Germany

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 09.07.2011 | Arts

BEIJING — An outspoken Chinese writer and government critic has left his homeland for Germany after police repeatedly threatened him with impris...

Berlin Opera House Keeps Director

AP | Posted 09.05.2011 | Arts

BERLIN — Renowned conductor Daniel Barenboim signed a new contract Wednesday to remain musical director of the city's Staatsoper opera house for...

The New Berlin on a Budget

Scott S. Smith | Posted 09.03.2011 | Travel
Scott S. Smith

The New Berlin is also perfect for travelers on a budget, delivering more top culture per euro than just about anywhere else. Here are some suggestions based on my time in the cultural capital.

The Limitations of Law Enforcement

Sam Kitchener | Posted 08.30.2011 | Comedy
Sam Kitchener

James 'Whitey' Bulger, a notorious Boston gangster on the FBI's 10 most wanted list for his alleged role in 19 murders, has been captured near Los Ang...

German "cannibal Killer" Sentenced To Life

AP | Posted 08.27.2011 | Crime

BERLIN -- A 26-year-old German man dubbed the "cannibal killer" after he confessed to eating the flesh and drinking the blood of one of his teenage vi...

PHOTOS: 'Glee', Berlin, & Assassins : Haiku Reviews

Posted 08.23.2011 | Arts

HuffPost Arts' Haiku Reviews is a weekly feature where invited critics review exhibitions and performances in short form. Some will be in the traditio...

Former Goebbels Property For Sale In Berlin

AP | By DAVID RISING | Posted 04.17.2012 | Weird News

BERLIN -- A posh island property on a Berlin lake where Adolf Hitler's propaganda minister, Joseph Goebbels, lived for almost a decade and held lavish...

WATCH: German Waiters, Chefs Race To Be Fastest In Town

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Hospitality workers in Berlin clad in chef hats and waiter outfits competed in races requiring them to put their profesional skills to use. Chefs race...

German Girl Forgets To Set Facebook Party As Private, Greets 1500 Uninvited Guests

AP | By KIRSTEN GRIESHABER | Posted 08.05.2011 | Technology

BERLIN -- Better check your Facebook settings before posting a party invitation online. A teenage girl in Germany who forgot to mark her birthday inv...

Ingenue Interview: Rosa Rankin-Gee

Nicole Garton | Posted 07.25.2011 | Arts
Nicole Garton

Photo courtesy of Amaury Choay. The Ingénue Interview features select artists and scene-makers from around the w...

Man Says His HIV Is Cured

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 07.16.2011 | Home

Back in December, word spread quickly that the "Berlin Patient" Timothy Ray Brown had apparently been cured of HIV. Brown is in the news again, tha...

Books: Berlin, 1961: The Most Dangerous Place On Earth

Michael Giltz | Posted 07.11.2011 | Books
Michael Giltz

A tense turning point of the Cold War is captured effectively with Frederick Kempe's page-turning book, a solid work of popular history that should be one of the breakout titles of the year.

Libya 'Stalemate' On The Ground But 'Gaddafi Will Go,' Says Obama

Reuters | Mussab Al-Khairalla | Posted 06.15.2011 | World

April 15, 2011 9:14:23 PM By Mussab Al-Khairalla TRIPOLI, April 15 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama acknowledged on Friday there was a "sta...

On Our Radar: Upcoming Books You Should Know About (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz | Posted 06.15.2011 | Books

Books on our radar: what's just come out or about to come out that we think you should know about. Some have buzz, some will fly too low, but we wante...

The Computer As Art Medium

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 06.15.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

"Every medium has a way to communicate and our mission statement was at all times to figure out how we can com...

British Architect Wins Contemporary Architecture Prize

The Independent | Posted 06.13.2011 | Arts

British architect David Chipperfield has been named the winner of the 2011 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture, also known as the Mies ...

Jewish Community Given Back Books Stolen By Nazis

AP | By JENNY SOFFEL | Posted 06.13.2011 | Religion

BERLIN -- Recently rediscovered books plundered by the Nazis more than six decades ago were returned to Berlin's Jewish community on Wednesday in a ce...