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3 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Kerry in Vienna; extension of nuclear talks likely

Britain, France and Germany also sent their foreign ministers to Austria's capital for talks over the next few days, as has Iran.

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6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Merkel says Germany and U.S. wholly disagree over spying

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Saturday that new allegations of U.S. spying showed Berlin and Washington were completely at odds over how they viewed the role of intelligence, adding that she hoped German action would persuade the United States not to spy on partners.

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11 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Divers, snorkelers converge for undersea 'concert'

The 30th annual Lower Keys Underwater Music Festival, held at Looe Key Reef along the continental United States' only living coral barrier reef, featured four hours of commercial-free music piped below the surface via a series of underwater speakers.

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12 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Presidents of the Ukraine and Russia _ Germany too _ to watch World Cup final

Brazil's Foreign Ministry says Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko has confirmed he will watch Sunday's final World Cup match in Rio de Janeiro's Maracana stadium along with Russian President Vladimir Putin and other world leaders.

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15 hrs ago | National Public Radio

"Corn Island" Wins Karlovy Vary Film Festival

"Corn Island" by Georgia's director George Ovashvili has won the top prize at the 49th edition of an international film festival in the Czech spa town of Karlovy Vary.

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19 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman: Germany Needs to Get Some Perspective

House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Ed Royce called Germany's dismissal of a CIA station chief was an overreaction, Friday morning.

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23 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

One Big Reason The CIA Spied on GermanyBy Eli Lake

U.S. intelligence officials say much of the CIA's activities inside Germany were not directed at prying secrets from Berlin.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

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Fabulous in Frankfurt

Nicknamed Bankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany has long held a reputation as a center of finance -- and not much else.

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KABC-AM Los Angeles

Netanyahu Vows to Continue Strikes Until Israeli People Are Safe

Israeli Prime Minister spoke on Friday in Tel Aviv, Israel regarding the ongoing crisis in Gaza and the missile and rocket launches between Israel, Hamas and Palestinian armed groups.

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West Australian

German-U.S. car parts tie-up could spark more deals -analysts

German car parts maker ZF Friedrichshafen's takeover offer for rival TRW looks unlikely to draw rival bids for the U.S. company but could trigger further deals down the line, bankers and analysts said on Friday.

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GPB.org

Germany Calls For 'Honest Foundation' In Relations With U.S.

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier at a news conference at the Foreign Ministry in Berlin, Germany, on Friday.

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WCTI

5 of Southeast Asia's darkest destinations

The most chilling place I've ever visited is the former Nazi death camp of Dachau, not far from Munich, Germany.

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Automotive News

TRW attracts takeover offer from ZF Friedrichshafen, report says

NEW YORK -- TRW Automotive Holdings Corp., the world's biggest car-safety equipment supplier, has received a preliminary takeover offer from Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen AG, people with knowledge of the matter told Bloomberg.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

National Public Radio

Germany: Alleged Spying Reaped 'Laughable' Intel

Reported U.S. spying in Germany likely gathered information that was "laughable" but the political damage is serious, Germany's top security official said Thursday.

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MacLeans

5 at 5: Germany boots top U.S. intelligence officer

Germany boots top U.S. intelligence officer over spying allegations. The chief American intelligence official at the U.S. Embassy in Berlin must leave, Germany said Thursday.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Germany kicks out top US spy over espionage claims

Germany is demanding that Washington's top spy in Berlin leave the country. The demand comes amid a new round of allegations of U.S. espionage.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

TRW Automotive gets preliminary acquisition offer

The announcement comes as Bloomberg said that Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen AG was in early-stage talks with TRW Automotive about a possible deal, according to unnamed sources with knowledge of the matter.

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Bellingham Herald

Germany tells top U.S. intelligence official to leave over spying allegations

The American flag flies on top of the U.S. embassy in front of the Reichstag building, which houses the German Parliament, Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany.

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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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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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