Germany-Netherlands match called off shortly before kickoff

...caretaker presidents in charge of the German football federation, Reinhard Rauball, said the German team was about five kilometers away...Rauball said.Rauball added that the German players had left Hannover by late...
French hunt 2nd fugitive

...again after opening for just a day Monday, and heavily armed troops patrolled the courtyard of the Louvre Museum.In the German city of Hannover, an exhibition soccer game between Germany and the Netherlands was canceled at the last minute and...
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Celebrity captured in letters of famed

...FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - Marilyn Monroe liked the champagne: "It arrived, I drank it, and I was gayer," she wrote to the German consulate general.Clyde Barrow had a soft spot for fast cars: "I have drove (sic) Fords exclusively when I could...
EPA says Volkswagen cheated a 2nd time on pollution tests

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Volkswagen emissions scandal widened Monday when the U.S. government accused the German automaker of cheating for a second time. Although VW denied the charge, it faced the prospect of steeper fines and lost sales...
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Netanyahu causes uproar linking Palestinians to the Holocaust

...generations, have little or no idea who he is.Speaking at a press conference Wednesday afternoon with Netanyahu in Berlin, the German Chancellor said, "We are aware of the responsibility of the National Socialists for the break with civilization that...
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Beer money: $20M settlement in lawsuit over Beck's packaging big letters, the Anheuser-Busch InBev brand emphasized its "German Quality," noted that it was made under the "German Purity Law of 1516" and originated in Bremen, Germany.All may be true, said plaintiffs' attorney Tucker Ronzetti...
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More VW woes: New diesels have suspect software

...from the EPA are only going to get more aggressive."The German automaker already faces up to $18 billion in potential...Michael Horn said in congressional testimony last week that the German automaker had withdrawn applications seeking certification...
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MCB takes small bite out of pot edibles the idea."Just one word: Volkswagen," he said, referring to the recent emissions testing scandal affecting the German automaker.? Contact assistant editor James Brooks at 523.2258 or at
Pope meets Fidel Castro after warning against ideology for unity, and that's what we want."Unlike the 2012 visit of Pope Benedict XVI, when Fidel Castro peppered the German theologian with questions, the former president's meeting with Francis was more of a conversation, papal spokesman...
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US to accept 85,000 refugees in 2016

...Russia could help the U.S. fight the Islamic State, Kerry took a somewhat tougher line on Sunday, saying that he and the German foreign minister agreed that "support for the (Syrian) regime by Russia, or by any other country, risks exacerbating...
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