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Germany's ‘very, very tough' climate battle

Germany's ‘very, very tough' climate battle

6 hours ago   |   Politico

BERLIN - EU leaders last week agreed to increase the bloc's 2030 climate target by the end of the year. Now it's up to German Environment Minister Svenja Schulze to make it...
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Wild boar steals naked man's bag in Germany

12 hours ago   |   ABC

What was supposed to be a relaxing day at a lake in Germany turned into a race against nature when a wild boar grabbed a man's bag and took off.
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European health commissioner: Coronavirus vaccine could be ready as soon as this year

European health commissioner: Coronavirus vaccine could be ready as soon as this year

14 hours ago   |   Politico

A vaccine for the coronavirus could be ready as soon as the end of this year or the beginning of next year, according to EU Health Commissioner Stella Kyriakides. “Although...
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German far-right leader welcomes US troop withdrawal

15 hours ago   |   ABC News

The leader of Germany's biggest far-right party has welcomed the U.S. decision to withdraw thousands of American troops from the country
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A family's $35 billion fortune evaporates in a blink

23 hours ago   |   Fortune

A lot can happen in two-and-a-half years. In early 2018, Georg Schaeffler became Germany's richest person as shares of Continental AG, the car-part maker in which he and his...
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Europa League Power Rankings: Sevilla continue to impress; Manchester United keep top spot

1 day ago   |   CBS Sports

How do the quarterfinalists stack up ahead of Monday matches from Germany?
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Germany adds parts of Romania, Bulgaria to list of COVID risk areas

1 day ago   |   National Post

FRANKFURT - Germany has declared certain regions in Romania and Bulgaria as risk areas after an increase in COVID-19 infections there, as Europe struggles to control an uptick...
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Ceasefire offers opportunity for eastern Ukraine peace push, says president

1 day ago   |   National Post

TARAMCHUK - Ukraine wants to build on a lull in fighting in the eastern Donbass region to push for a lasting peace settlement at a new round of four-way talks with Russia...
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Bayern's Alphonso Davies planning to stay 'as long as possible' in Germany

Bayern's Alphonso Davies planning to stay 'as long as possible' in Germany

2 days ago   |   Sporting News

The highly rated Canada international has enjoyed a productive 2019-20 campaign in the Bundesliga and intends to stay put for the foreseeable future
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When Schools Reopened in Germany, ‘We Swallowed Our Misgivings'

2 days ago   |   NY Times

A mother recounted how worried she was sending her children back to in-person classes in the spring. But seeing her son “blossom” and the school's safety measures eased her...
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