As its economic clout rises, Germany sheds its postwar identity, becoming more assertive in Europe and the world.
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A German company has seized on Germany's recent egg contamination scandal as a business opportunity, developing software that can tell shoppers whether an egg is contaminated.
Austria's Michael Walchhofer reaches the finish area as he wins an alpine ski World Cup men's downhill race, in Bormio, Italy.
John Lennon’s life was as inspired and messy as were the 1960s.
The Somali piracy trials, the first in centuries, have shed light on counterpiracy efforts. But some say the trials will not deter pirates, who have hijacked 37 ships in 2010 alone.
How the Giving Pledge, Bill Gates and Warren Buffett's quest to get billionaires to donate half their wealth to charity, will impact philanthropy and the world's needy.
Airport police in Namibia discovered a suitcase with batteries, wires, and a ticking clock. It was a security test, German police have discovered, though who planted the suspicious bag is unknown.
A commercial jet passes the moon as seen from Daytona Beach, Fla.
Male orangutan Tuan examines a carved pumpkin at the animal park Hagenbeck in Hamburg, northern Germany. Two days ahead of Halloween the eight orangutans in the park received pumpkins from their keepers.