Munich gunman was fixated on mass killing, had no Islamist ties

Jul 24, 2016

Munich gunman was fixated on mass killing, had no Islamist ties

A German-Iranian teenager who shot dead nine people in Munich was a deranged lone gunman obsessed with mass killings who drew no inspiration from Islamist militancy, police said on Saturday. The 18-year-old, born and raised locally, opened fire near a busy shopping mall on ...

German-Iranian man, 18, kills nine in Munich shooting rampage

Jul 23, 2016

German-Iranian man, 18, kills nine in Munich shooting rampage

An 18-year-old German-Iranian who apparently acted alone opened fire near a busy shopping mall in Munich on Friday evening, killing at least nine people in the third attack on civilians in Western Europe in eight days. The pistol-wielding attacker, identified by Munich Police Chief ...

Jul 8, 2016

Germany: 222,000 asylum-seekers arrived in first six months

The German government says some 222,000 asylum-seekers arrived in the country in the first half of this year. The figures reflect a sharply lower influx after the overland route through the Balkans was blocked and the European Union cut a deal with Turkey to ...

Griezmann's double sends host France into Euro final

Jul 8, 2016

Griezmann's double sends host France into Euro final

France is heading back to soccer’s elite, and Antoine Griezmann is the man leading the way. Griezmann scored both goals to give France a 2-0 win over world champion Germany on Thursday and a place in the European Championship final against Portugal. It was ...

Germany lawmakers debate 'no means no' rape law

Jul 7, 2016

Germany lawmakers debate 'no means no' rape law

German lawmakers debated a bill Thursday that will make it easier for victims of sex crimes to file criminal complaints if they rejected their attacker’s advances with a clear “no.” The law currently requires victims to show that they physically resisted attack before charges ...