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33 min ago | Reuters

More Ukrainian soldiers killed; France, Germany press Putin

Ukrainian forces regained more ground but sustained further casualties on Thursday in clashes with separatists, while two Western allies urged Russia's Vladimir Putin to exert more pressure on the rebels to find a negotiated end to the conflict.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Vladimir Putin, Francois Hollande, Angela Merkel

4 hrs ago | KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

Netanyahu Reaches Out to World Leaders Regarding Growing Crisis

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reached out to world leaders including U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday to discuss the increased tensions in the Gaza Strip in the wake of Hamas rocket launches on Israel.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Europe, Palestinian Territories

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Planet-F1.com

Rosberg: I'm 100% German

In an attempt to up the pressure ahead of the German Grand Prix, Hamilton raised a few eyebrows when he claimed, probably tongue-in-cheek, that his team-mate "isn't really German".

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Related Topix: World News, Sports, Racing

Wall Street Journal

In Germany, Uber Battles to Be Alles

Germany's Monopoly Commission on Wednesday recommended deregulating the country's taxi market, a small victory for ride-sharing platforms like Uber, which have come under pressure from several European countries whose taxi industries are highly regulated.

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The Globe and Mail

Anger mounts as Germany unearths second U.S. spy suspect

A person working in the German Defence Ministry is suspected of being a U.S. spy.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Angela Merkel, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

WFAA-TV Dallas

Man linked to Nazi police dies in Michigan at 93

A man under a deportation order for serving in a Nazi-controlled police force during World War II has died in Michigan at age 93 after years of denials that he shot at Jews.

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Daily Herald

Germans probe 2nd spy case reportedly involving U.S.

German authorities are investigating a second spy case reportedly involving the U.S., a week after the arrest of a German intelligence employee cast a new shadow over relations between the two countries.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

Northern Michigan News

Merkel to travel to Brazil for World Cup final

Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to the World Cup final in Brazil to watch Germany attempt to lift the trophy on Sunday.

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Related Topix: South America, Travel, Brazil Travel, Angela Merkel, World News, Uruguay Travel, South America Travel, Brazil, Uruguay Travel, Brazil, Europe, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Travel

Silicon Alley Insider

7 Fun Things You Probably Didn't Know About Germany

Following Germany's 7-1 drubbing of the hosts, here are seven facts you didn't know about Germany - and one you didn't know about Brazil.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, South America, Brazil

Photoblog 2.0

Heidelberg Student Jail

It was a rainy drive from Heidelberg to Aalen, Germany. Once I got off the autobahn, the countryside was lush with moisture, but going was slow.

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Related Topix: World News

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WHO-TV

Remains of Iowa WWII Airman Downed in Germany Returning Home

The remains of an Iowa airman who was shot down over Germany during World War II are being returned to the U.S. for burial.

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Related Topix: World News

The Compass

Cruise ship docks early in St. John's after medical emergency

The Astor sails into St. John's harbour Monday evening with 548 passengers and 300 crew members.

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McClatchy

U.N.: Islamic State executed imam of mosque where Baghdadi preached

"Here a Sunni movement is executing Sunni religious leaders. That should make us think," Heiner Bielefeldt, the U.N.'s special rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, told McClatchy.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Religion, Islam,

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

CIA had role in Germany spy affair

Central Intelligence Agency Director John Brennan speaks at a Council on Foreign Relations forum on the ''challenges and opportunities for the American intelligence Community and reflect on his first year as CIA director'' in Washington March 11, 2014.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Prison,

Russia Taday

No 'gold rush': Germany keeps reserves in the US

Germany's plan to bring back the nation's gold reserves to Frankfurt by 2020 has fizzled, and instead has for now decided to leave $635 billion of gold in US vaults.

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KFVS12

Shevardnadze, first president of Georgia, dies

More than 60 Nigerian girls and women abducted by Islamic extremists two weeks ago have managed to escape, officials said Monday.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Canada.com

Mark Mercer: In defence of graffiti

JUNE 26: A woman walks past graffiti and street art in Revaler Strasse in Friedrichshain district on June 26, 2014 in Berlin, Germany.

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Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Merkel Slams U.S. Spying, 14 Shot Dead in Chicago This Weekend, Pink Floyd Is Back: P.M. Links

Editor's Note : We invite comments and request that they be civil and on-topic. We do not moderate or assume any responsibility for comments, which are owned by the readers who post them.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Pink Floyd, Europe, Angela Merkel, World News, Syria, Ukraine, Middle East

CBS News

White House won't comment on Germany's spying charges

German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks during a bilateral meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at the Great Hall of the People on July 7, 2014, in Beijing, China.

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CNews

Merkel says U.S spying allegations are serious

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, centre, chats with her delegates as she attends a bilateral meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing July 7, 2014.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Angela Merkel, Li Keqiang, Travel, Asia Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel

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