- Schalke exec criticized over possible Kremlin trip Updated: Apr-24-14 1:24 pm
- Germany's Merkel calls Putin to discuss Ukraine Updated: Apr-15-14 3:52 pm
- Merkel, in Athens, praises Greek reform progress Updated: Apr-11-14 1:55 pm
- Obama calls Merkel to 'check in' on Ukraine crisis Updated: Apr-10-14 9:10 pm
- German ex-minister gives up fight for doctorate Updated: Apr-10-14 12:14 pm
- Suu Kyi, Germany's Merkel discuss Myanmar's future Updated: Apr-10-14 9:29 am
- Head of German NSA inquiry quits over Snowden row Updated: Apr-09-14 6:43 am
- Germany salvages companies' power discounts Updated: Apr-08-14 2:07 pm
- French Greens bickering, divided as EU vote looms Updated: Apr-06-14 12:29 pm
- AP photographer killed, reporter wounded Updated: Apr-04-14 7:02 pm
- UN chief urges action on Central African Republic Updated: Apr-02-14 12:49 pm
- China's Xi presides over business deals in Germany Updated: Mar-28-14 2:28 pm
- Ukraine spotlights Germany's nuclear power switch Updated: Mar-27-14 1:33 pm
- Canada: No Russian return to G-8 without change Updated: Mar-27-14 9:47 am
BERLIN - The chairman of the German soccer team Schalke is drawing criticism for suggesting his team would accept an invitation to Moscow from President Vladimir Putin. The Russian energy giant Gazprom is a team sponsor.
ATHENS, Greece - Greece won praise Friday from German Chancellor Angela Merkel - the lead advocate of eurozone austerity - for its painful economic turnaround and successful return to markets.
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE - The White House says President Barack Obama has discussed the situation in Ukraine with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
BERLIN - Germany's former education minister says she's ending a legal fight to regain her doctorate, which was revoked over plagiarism allegations.
BERLIN - Germany said Tuesday that it will reduce the number of companies allowed to receive discounts on their electricity bills as part of an effort to satisfy European Union concerns.
PARIS - France's Greens could well be upbeat: They tallied record results in recent municipal elections. They got an unprecedented offer for the No. 2 post in a Socialist-led Cabinet. They champion environmental issues that many French have been contemplating ever since Paris skies were recently coated in heavy smog.
KABUL, Afghanistan - An Afghan police commander opened fire Friday on two Associated Press journalists, killing Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Anja Niedringhaus and wounding veteran correspondent Kathy Gannon - the first known case of a security insider attacking journalists in Afghanistan.
BRUSSELS - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged European and African nations on Wednesday to step up their efforts to end the desperate plight of the people of Central African Republic.
BERLIN - Chinese President Xi Jinping presided over the signing of a string of deals with automakers and others as he started a visit to Germany on Friday, while Chancellor Angela Merkel prodded him on the importance of free speech.
BERLIN - The crisis in Ukraine has added an extra dose of uncertainty to German Chancellor Angela Merkel's biggest domestic project: shifting the country from nuclear to renewable energy sources.