Jul 2, 2015

Robot kills man at Volkswagen plant in Germany

A robot has killed a contractor at one of Volkswagen’s production plants in Germany, the automaker said Wednesday. The man died Monday at the plant in Baunatal, about 100 kilometers (62 miles) north of Frankfurt, VW spokesman Heiko Hillwig said. The 22-year-old was part ...

Germany beats Thailand to reach knockout round

Jun 16, 2015

Germany beats Thailand to reach knockout round

Tournament favorite Germany beat Thailand 4-0 to advance to the knockout round of the Women’s World Cup on Monday. Germany finished first in Group B ahead of Norway, which will also move on after beating Cote d’Ivoire 3-1. Germany and Norway each have seven ...

Top-ranked Germany held by Norway

Jun 12, 2015

Top-ranked Germany held by Norway

Norway’s Maren Mjelde scored on a free kick in the second half to secure a fortunate 1-1 draw against Germany in Thursday’s clash of former champions at the Women’s World Cup. In other results, China scored the sole goal in stoppage time to beat ...

Germany scores 10 goals in rout

Jun 8, 2015

Germany scores 10 goals in rout

Celia Sasic scored the fastest hat trick in Women’s World Cup history and Anja Mittag also scored three goals to spark top-ranked Germany to a 10-0 victory over Cote d’Ivoire on Sunday in a Group B match — the second-most lopsided win in event ...