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Van plows into crowd in northern German city of Münster, killing at least 2 – Washington Post

Washington Post Van plows into crowd in northern German city of Münster, killing at least 2Washington PostHAMBURG — A psychologically disturbed man plowed a van into a crowd in the northern German city of Münster on Saturday afternoon, killing two people and injuring 20 before shooting himself, German officials said. The attack sparked fears on(…)

The US is descending into tribalism, Nobel laureates say hold Myanmar accountable, Israel’s church taxes increase tensions over East Jerusalem, Threats of force not the answer in the South China Sea, German courts push a green shift in the auto industry

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German Customs Officials Seized 35 Metric Tons of Fidget Spinners in May

An airport in Germany has taken a strong anti-fidget spinner stance by stopping 35 metric tons of the toys from entering the country in May. Customs officials at an airport in Frankfurt said children could potentially choke on pieces that might detach from the whirling contraptions, and that they planned to destroy the seized toys,(…)

Ivanka Trump Makes German Audience Groan & Boo As She Champions Her Father As An Advocate For Women

Ivanka Trump is getting a taste of people’s disdain for her father during her first international trip as part of the White House administration. Donald Trump‘s daughter was invited to participate in the W20 Summit by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, where she was among the likes of Merkel, Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, and five(…)