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Christian Wulff

Former German President To Stand Trail

AP | Posted 10.27.2013 | World

BERLIN — A German court says the country's former president will go on trial on corruption charges in November. The Hannover state court announ...

Former President Of Germany Charged With Corruption

AP | Posted 06.12.2013 | World

BERLIN — Prosecutors filed corruption charges Friday against former German President Christian Wulff over alleged favors that prompted his resig...

Christian & Bettina Wulff, Germany's Former First Couple, Split

Posted 01.07.2013 | Style

Germany's disgraced ex-president and its sassiest first lady call it quits.

Nazi-Hunter For President?

AP | Posted 04.28.2012 | World

BERLIN (AP) — A German opposition party has nominated Nazi-hunter Beate Klarsfeld as a long-shot candidate for the German presidency in an election ...

The President Is Dead. Long Live the Republic!

Alexander Goerlach | Posted 04.22.2012 | World
Alexander Goerlach

The almost divine head of the German president has (metaphorically) been chopped off, and the political machine has slowed to a standstill. What is the body without its head, the state without the nation, or politics without a common idea?

German President Resigns Following Financial Scandal

AP | GEIR MOULSON | Posted 04.18.2012 | World

BERLIN — Germany's president resigned Friday in a scandal over favors he allegedly received before becoming head of state, and Chancellor Angela...

German President Faces Growing Criticism

AP | GEIR MOULSON | Posted 03.05.2012 | World

BERLIN — Germany's president said Wednesday that his angry phone call to a leading newspaper's editor as it prepared to publish a story about a ...

Germany Celebrates 21st Anniversary Of Reunification

AP | Posted 12.03.2011 | World

BERLIN -- Germany is celebrating the anniversary of its reunification 21 years ago after four decades of Cold War division. Chancellor Angela Merkel ...

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...

International Holocaust Remembrance Day Commemorated

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

OSWIECIM, Poland (AP) - Germany's president stood in silence Thursday before a gray concrete wall where Nazis executed Polish resistance members at Au...

Bettina Wulff: Germany's New Glamazon...And First Lady! (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Watch out, Heidi Klum! There's a new Glamazon capturing the hearts of Germans: First Lady Bettina Wulff. The 36-year-old communications manager is mar...