• A man returns a cell phone to a customer after downloading music onto it at a street stand in Shanghai January 22, 2009. REUTERS/Nir Elias
    German Supreme Court: ISP’s May Have to Block Music Sharing Sites

    Germany's highest court said Internet service providers could be made responsible for blocking websites offering illegal music downloads

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  • German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses a session of the German lower house of parliament, the Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany November 25, 2015.   REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
    Germany Joins War Against ISIS in Syria

    Germany will join the war against Islamic State militants in Syria by deploying Tornado reconnaissance jets, refueling aircraft and a frigate to the region

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  • The company logo of China Everbright International Ltd is displayed on a glass door at its office in Hong Kong, China November 17, 2015.   REUTERS/Bobby Yip
    China Bids For German Waste Company As Refuse Disposal Problem Grows

    At least three Chinese state-owned enterprises are bidding for a German waste management company, underscoring China’s desire to acquire advanced technology to tackle a growing refuse problem, people familiar with the matter told Reuters. The rare bidding...

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    Seven Dead Babies Found in German Apartment

    The bodies of seven dead babies have been found in an apartment in the southern German state of Bavaria, police said, adding that they wanted to question a 45-year-old woman who was the previous tenant of the...

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    U.S. Expands Investigation of Deutsche Bank in Moscow

    U.S. regulators are expanding their probe into Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE)(DB.N) as a money laundering investigation of a Moscow unit has widened into possible sanctions violations, the Financial Times reported, citing sources. The U.S. Justice Department and...

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  • German Justice Minister Heiko Maas gives a statement to the media at the Ministry of Justice in Berlin, Germany, August 4, 2015. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
    Germany Vows Tougher Control of Spy Agency After New Revelations

    Germany's justice minister has called for tighter control of the national foreign intelligence agency, after media reported its spies had targeted the embassies of allied countries without the government's express permission.

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  • Antennas of the former National Security Agency (NSA) listening station are seen at the Teufelsberg hill, or Devil's Mountain in Berlin, November 5, 2013. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
    NSA Spied on German Intelligence

    A new document released by Edward Snowden shows that US intelligence spied on German intelligence under a program called “Fairview.” The documents do not say how the NSA obtained the communications of the BKA and BND (German...

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