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Angela Merkel Reflects On German Reunification Anniversary

AP | KIRSTEN GRIESHABER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BERLIN — Angela Merkel, the leader of Europe's richest country, still hoards food. That's how much power Cold War-era habits still hold over Ge...

Daniel Kehlmann's Fame: The Self in the Cyber Century (AUDIO)

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Christopher Lydon

Daniel Kehlmann is a very funny, very philosophical young fictionist from Germany who will make you want more like him -- and more playfully engaging ...

BLOG WATCH> Broken Heart: Astrid Klein At Sprueth Magers

Contemporary Art Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Monika Sprüth and Philomene Magers are delighted to present the first exhibition by Astrid Klein in their Berlin gallery. The title of the exhibition...

The 8 Tastiest Street Foods in Europe

EuroCheapo | Posted 12.12.2012 | Travel
EuroCheapo

Sampling the local street food when traveling can be a tasty (and memorable) experience. So, which city offers the tastiest treats on the streets? Read on...

I Shot That! Street Art Photographers Capturing Ephemera

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

The unprecedented growth of the global grassroots art movement can be directly traced to digital photography and the people behind the camera.

PHOTOS: Which City Has The Best Street Art - Philadelphia, Berlin, Or Chicago?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

As was discovered with yesterday's edition of "which city has the best street art," LA, New York, and London aren't the only cities with a gritty, art...

Berlin 'Bombed'

guardian.co.uk | Alison Flood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Poetry rained from the skies on Saturday night in Berlin as 100,000 bookmarks printed with poems by 80 poets from Germany and Chile were dropped on th...

PHOTOS: Rare And Never-Seen Photos Of Hitler

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Adolf Hitler is one of history's most documented figures, yet new information keeps emerging that casts the Nazi leader in a somewhat different light....

Polish Man Shot In Head Thought He Had Been Hit By Fireworks

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BERLIN — A 35-year-old man who walked around for five years with a bullet lodged in the back of his head says he suspected for a while something...

INTERNATIONAL ART: Seven Top Exhibits To See Around The World, Now

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

1. "I Love You" at ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aros Alle 2, Arhus, Denmark, through September 12, arospresse.dk Romance in all its disparate permutation...

An American Vegetarian in Germany

Rebecca Kosick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Rebecca Kosick

Returning to Berlin after seven years, I explored the food and was particularly interested in what it meant to be a vegetarian (dining out) in Germany.

Kibbutz Diary: A Shoah Memorial the World Should See

David Dagan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David Dagan

To me, Mishmar Ha'emek's Pinat Hagola is an example of what we should strive for in public art built in memory of tragedies. Often, the smallest places can say the most.

The 8 Best Bike Friendly Cities In The World (PHOTOS, POLL)

Huffington Post | Hallie Seegal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Want to go on vacation without disrupting your work out routine? Want to support countries that live an eco-friendly lifestyle? Do you just enjoy cycl...

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
DK Matai

Editor's Note: This post has been removed from the Huffington Post....

Nazi Airport Becomes Berlin Park

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Borzou Daragahi, Los Angeles Times Reporting from Berlin -- When an airport that symbolized the sweep of 20th century German history shut down i...

90-Year-Old Nazi War Crimes Suspect Dies In Germany

AP | DAVID RISING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BERLIN — A 90-year-old former SS sergeant who was No. 4 on the Simon Wiesenthal Center's list of most-wanted Nazi war crimes suspects has died b...

BIENNIALS: 6th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art

Art Observed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

It is not an accident that La Monnaie Vivante (The Living Currency), a performance art event after Pierre Klossowski, is being staged, or rather, expe...

The American Ethnic Food Section In A German Grocery Store (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

The video below has been making the rounds, and for good reason. In it, an American tourist (YouTube user simoneharuko) visits what she calls, "prett...

Youths Attack Jewish Dance Group With Stones In Germany

AP | KIRSTEN GRIESHABER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BERLIN — Arab youths threw stones at a Jewish dance group during a street festival in Hannover, injuring one dancer and forcing the group to can...

In Berlin, Cars Burn as Neighborhoods Change

David Dagan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Dagan

Fikret Arik had owned his BMW for less than two years when he watched it go up in flames last October in the courtyard of his apartment building. The blaze was no accident.

World's Most Liveable Cities: Monocle Magazine 'Quality of Life' Survey (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Munich residents have a reason to toast themselves months before Oktoberfest this year, as the Bavarian city tops the list of Monocle Magazine's Quali...

German Baseball Hopes To Drive in a Star

David Dagan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
David Dagan

German Slugger Max Kepler-Rozycki is a top prospect for the Minnesota Twins. If he makes it to the show, he could give baseball a sorely-needed popularity boost in this nation of soccer fans.

German Seeks Local Recognition Of Canada-Certified Same Sex Marriage

AP | MELISSA EDDY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BERLIN — A Berlin court declined to set a precedent by recognizing a gay marriage performed in Canada, ruling Tuesday that the union would only ...

R.W. Fassbinder, Twisted Genius

John Farr | Posted 06.24.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Rainer Werner Fassbinder, the preeminent force behind Germany's "new cinema" of the seventies, would have just turned 64 had he lived. Sadly, last Thu...

George Orwell Inspires "The Informer"

Carol Hoenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Carol Hoenig

Is it a stretch to think that the uprising of some of today's organizations here in America, such as the Tea Party Patriots, one that is based on fear...