Tag : Germany
Germany Fire Tragedy title : Germany: Autopsy Ordered on Six Teenage Bodies
summary : A shroud of mystery yet to be lifted remains concerning the news of six bodies found in an Arnstein garden house. The figures were discovered by the owner of the house---who, tragically, was also the father of two of the teens found.
date : Jan 31, 2017 08:57 AM EST
Nokia Office title : Apple and Nokia's On-Going Legal Dispute Over Patents Expands Across 11 Countries
summary : Apple has other legal dispute to deal with other than the $14.4 billion in taxes that the European Union is demanding. The American tech giant filed a case on Tuesday against the Acacia Research and Conversant Intellectual Property Management for conspiring with Nokia in raising patent prices. Nokia immediately retaliated by filing complaints across 11 countries against Apple for violating 40 of its patents.
date : Dec 23, 2016 10:56 AM EST
Christmas title : German school in Istanbul, Turkey 'Bans Christmas' - in Santa Claus' Hometown
summary : According to the BBC, Istanbul Lisesi, a high school that has existed for more than a century, has 35 German teachers, funded by the German government. Last week, the teachers received an email from the National Ministry of Education reading, "According to a decision by the Turkish authorities, from now on nothing is to be taught or celebrated about Christmas and the Christian festival in the classroom."
date : Dec 20, 2016 03:07 PM EST
Statues title : Dozens of Jesus Christ Statues Beheaded, Smashed in Germany by Suspected Islamic Extremists
summary : A bizarre crime wave is sweeping across Germany, where fifty statues of Christ and other Christian figures have been defaced and smashed to pieces.
date : Dec 15, 2016 10:08 AM EST
Upper City - Bergamo - Piazza Vecchia - Biblioteca Civica Angelo Mai - European Union flag title : EU Warns Social Media Platforms To Act Effectively Against Hate Speech
summary : The European Union has very strict laws on hate speech. They have also been very involved on the social media platforms' role in addressing this issue. Now, EU's commission has issued a warning to Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube and Microsoft for failing to act quickly and effectively against hate speech online.
date : Dec 05, 2016 10:35 AM EST
iPhone user title : iPhone Users Are More Likely Female And Extroverted Than Android Users, A Study Reveals
summary : A recent study revealed some personality differences between iPhone and Android users. Researchers from University of Lincoln, Lancaster University and the University of Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom have asked 500 participants about themselves and their attitude towards their smartphones. The data also showed that iPhone users are more likely to be female compared to their Android user counterpart.
date : Dec 05, 2016 09:00 AM EST
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk title : Elon Musk Beats Out Mark Zuckerburg, Steve Jobs as The Most Admired Tech Leader
summary : Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk beats out Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and Apple's Steve Job as the most admired tech leader among 700 founders. The survey by VC firm First Round Capital was conducted from August to September 2016 and published just recently.
date : Dec 02, 2016 09:32 AM EST
Syrian Refugees title : Youths in Germany Chanting Right-Wing Slogans Attack Refugee Children
summary : A group of young people in eastern Germany threatened three Syrian refugee children with a knife and hit them before chanting right-wing slogans on Thursday evening, police said.
date : Oct 07, 2016 12:36 PM EDT
Michael Schumacher before his accident over one year ago. title : Michael Schumacher Health Update: Family Lawyer Says former F1 Champion "Cannot Even Stand," Slams "Irresponsible" Recovery Rumors
summary : The spotlight has been on ex-Formula One player Michael Schumacher since he suffered a major injury during his skiing experience in the French Alps. The former champion’s family lawyer recently issued an official statement regarding his recovery, slamming the reports stating that his client is now capable of walking.
date : Sep 26, 2016 09:57 AM EDT
Godspot title : Looking for Free Wi-Fi in Germany? Over 3,000 German Churches To Offer 'Godspot,' Free Internet Connection, to Appeal to Millennials
summary : In an effort to encourage today's hip youngsters to go back to church, a group of evangelical Protestant churches in Germany announced its plan to provide free and unlimited Wi-Fi to churchgoers. Dubbed as "GodSpot", the service is ecumenical by design and placed in areas where there is a large population of atheists and agnostics.
date : Jul 09, 2016 09:58 AM EDT
Milky Way New Images title : Milky Way's Details Revealed in New, High-Resolution Map of Galaxy
summary : A spectacular, new view of the Milky Way was released by scientists Wednesday (Feb. 24), after an ‎APEX (Atacama Pathfinder EXperiment) telescope in Chile mapped the full area of the Galactic Plane visible from the southern hemisphere for the first time at submillimeter wavelengths, which is between infrared light and radio waves. Images show the distribution of the cold dense gas along the plane of the Milky Way.
date : Feb 24, 2016 12:31 PM EST
Refugee Death Toll title : Refugee Crisis Update: Death Toll For Refugees Trying to Reach Europe Reaches Record High This January
summary : The number of refugees dying en route to Europe has surged to a record-breaking high this January. On the last count, at least 230 refugees already died while trying to escape their home countries to reach Europe, sparking widespread concern.
date : Jan 30, 2016 12:57 PM EST
Jakob Fugger title : Jakob Fugger, 'World's First True Capitalist,' Helped Fundamentally Change Western Christianity
summary : Bankers in modern times have taken a beating in terms of reputation thanks to continuing economic uncertainty around the world. However, one German banker named Jakob Fugger of Augsburg wielded significant influence in the 1500s that led to the fundamental transformation of Christianity.
date : Jul 31, 2015 04:06 PM EDT
World Cup Trophy title : Watch USA vs Japan Women's World Cup 2015 Final Live Streaming, TV Start Time & Channel, Preview
summary : A confident Japan side will take on the U.S. Women's National Team in the finals of the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup at 4.p.m. Sunday at the BC Place, Vancouver, British Columbia. While the U.S. Team is favored in winning the FIFA Championship, Japan is sure they will retain the title they stole from the U.S. in the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup finals. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for USA vs Japan below.
date : Jul 05, 2015 03:47 AM EDT
Mick Schumacher, son of Michael Schumacher title : Michael Schumacher’s Health Update: Status Remains Unchanged as Children Step into Spotlight
summary : The children of legendary Formula One driver Michael Schumacher have been making names for themselves in both the racetrack and on horseback. However, his health status remains unchanged.
date : May 06, 2015 06:39 PM EDT
Mick Schumacher title : Michael Schumacher Condition News: Son Mick Wins Formula 4 Race as Health Status Remains Unchanged
summary : The son of legendary Formula One driver Michael Schumacher has made a name for himself, earning his first victory in a Formula Four race over the weekend.
date : Apr 27, 2015 08:01 PM EDT
Michael Schumacher and Son Mick title : Michael Schumacher Latest News: Son Mick Carves His Own Racing Legacy Despite Lack of Health Updates
summary : The son of Michael Schumacher is carving out his own legacy on the racetrack, despite the fact there are few health updates on the status of the legendary Formula 1 driver.
date : Apr 15, 2015 05:47 PM EDT
Germanwings Plane Co-Pilot title : Germanwings Plane Crash: Lutheran Pastor and Community Stand by Co-Pilot’s Family
summary : The pastor of a Lutheran church has said that he and the community stand by the co-pilot and his family, despite the fact that prosecutors accuse the aviator of crashing Germanwings Flight 9525 on a mountain in the French Alps.
date : Mar 31, 2015 07:47 PM EDT
Germanwings Plane Co-Pilot title : Germanwings Plane Crash: Co-Pilot Andreas Lubitz Treated for Suicidal Tendencies While Captain Hailed as Hero
summary : The co-pilot who supposedly crashed Germanwings Flight 9525 into a mountainside in the Alps on purpose had undergone psychotherapy due to suicidal tendencies. The pilot who tried to stop him is being hailed as a hero.
date : Mar 31, 2015 04:56 PM EDT
Michael Schumacher title : Michael Schumacher Health Update: Doctor’s Laptop Containing His Sensitive Data Stolen, Family Fears Leak of His True Medical Condition
summary : Although his family imposed a media blackout about his latest status, a doctor’s laptop that contained medical data about legendary Formula One driver Michael Schumacher was stolen in Germany, sparking fears from his family that sensitive information may be leaked about his true condition.
date : Mar 11, 2015 11:54 AM EDT
Michael Schumacher before his accident over one year ago. title : Michael Schumacher News Update: Son Signs up for Formula 4 Racing, His Recovery Still Stuck in First Gear
summary : In a move that has surprised some people in the world of motorsport racing, the son of legendary Formula One driver Michael Schumacher, who is still recovering from severe head injuries from a skiing accident, has decided to sign up to drive in Formula 4.
date : Mar 03, 2015 11:44 AM EST
Baby Learn Better in Napping title : 'Regular' Naps Are 'Key to Learning' for Babies
summary : Scientists in Europe have found that lengthy naps help infants process and preserve memories and new information. The study was conducted by scientists in the United Kingdom and Germany.
date : Jan 14, 2015 11:36 AM EST
Germany Newspaper Firebombed title : German Tabloid Paper Reprints Charlie Hebdo Cartoons, Gets Firebombed
summary : A tabloid newspaper in Germany reprinted cartoons that mocked the Prophet Mohammed from French satirical paper Charlie Hebdo, which may have caused its offices to be firebombed on Sunday.
date : Jan 12, 2015 04:42 PM EST
Anti-Islam Protest in Germany title : Anti-Islam Protests Pop Up in Germany, Others Counter Movement
summary : A populist movement consisting of anti-Islam protesters in Germany has attracted crowds in several cities, drawing both condemnation and counter-protests within the European country.
date : Jan 06, 2015 06:04 AM EST