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Logo of the German News Service Enlarge image Logo of the German News Service (© DW) The German News Service is a free news wire of the Deutsche Welle in cooperation with the German Press Agency (dpa) especially for media representatives as well as for everyone who is interested in Germany and wants to know more about German lifestyle, business and culture.

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Jan 17, 2018 11:10 AM

Builders go on trial for Cologne city archive collapse

Nine years after the devastating collapse of Cologne's historic archive, five defendants are finally on trial. They face charges of negligent homicide and hazardous building practices.

Jan 17, 2018 11:06 AM

Germany: Former Auschwitz guard Gröning's clemency bid fails

German prosecutors have rejected a clemency request from former Nazi SS guard Oskar Gröning. Known as the "bookkeeper of Auschwitz," the 96-year-old has been convicted of being an accessory to murder in 300,000 cases.

Jan 17, 2018 10:53 AM

Bundesliga clubs can still offer temporary player contracts after legal case

A former Bundesliga player has seen his legal battle come to an unsuccessful end, to the relief of German clubs. Heinz Müller's case threatened to change the way contracts worked in German football.

Jan 17, 2018 9:59 AM

Animals with funny names in German

In German, a flying dog is not a dog and a washing bear is not a bear. Meet the Germans host Kate Müser explores some of the cutest - and most curious - German animal names (with the help of some stuffed friends).

Jan 17, 2018 5:07 AM

Germany, Turkey to resume regular consultations in sign of thawing relations

Berlin and Ankara are set to restart regular government consultations after a break of almost a year, German media report. Relations between the two countries deteriorated after a failed coup against President Erdogan.

Jan 16, 2018 9:36 PM

DFL boss Christian Seifert criticizes 'mediocre' Bundesliga

The chief executive of the German Football League (DFL) said 2017 was "a year of missed opportunities." He said German football cannot settle for "mediocrity" after the Bundesliga teams' failures in Europe this season.

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