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Merkel's Party Plunges In Polls After State Elections Flop

AP | Posted 07.23.2012 | World

BERLIN -- A new poll finds support for Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives has fallen after an embarrassing election defeat in Germany's most pop...

Germany's New Bank Fee Will Pay For Future Bailouts

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BERLIN — The German government plans to introduce a levy on banks to ensure that they pay for the costs of any future crises, sparing taxpayers,...

'Merkel Factor' Could Decide German Vote

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Angela Merkel was once criticised for looking dowdy and lacking charisma, but now the "Merkel factor" is considered her key asset as she seeks re-elec...

Merkel's Party Loses Ground In German Votes

AP | GEIR MOULSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BERLIN — Voters inflicted losses on Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives in state elections Sunday, a setback weeks before a national electi...

Merkel's Cleavage Takes Center Stage In German Elections

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's breasts have been the subject of much attention after a female politician used them as a ploy to bring attention to ...

Angela Merkel Lingerie Ad Shocks Germany

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The AFP reports that German Chancellor Angela Merkel appears in a lingerie ad wearing nothing more than a purple matching bra and panties set. AFP re...