German politician panned over Candy Crush confession
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German politician panned over Candy Crush confession

A German regional leader has sparked a backlash after he admitted on a chat app to playing Candy Crush on his phone during online pandemic response meetings with Chancellor Angela Merkel.

‘Costing us votes’: Head of Germany’s far-right AfD urges split with radical wing
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‘Costing us votes’: Head of Germany’s far-right AfD urges split with radical wing

Merkel’s CDU sidelined as Left party wins closely watched east German vote
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Merkel’s CDU sidelined as Left party wins closely watched east German vote

Thuringia set to elect new state leader after far-right vote debacle
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Thuringia set to elect new state leader after far-right vote debacle

‘Space to build bridges’: Thuringia to vote again after far-right scandal
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‘Space to build bridges’: Thuringia to vote again after far-right scandal

Austria’s Kurz backs Merkel rejection of far right

Austria’s Kurz backs Merkel rejection of far right

Protesters hit the streets in Thuringia against far-right deal
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Protesters hit the streets in Thuringia against far-right deal

Thuringia state premier calls for new polls to undo ‘stain’ of far-right AfD vote
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Thuringia state premier calls for new polls to undo ‘stain’ of far-right AfD vote

‘It’s unforgivable’: Why Merkel and Germany are up in arms after shock far-right AfD vote
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‘It’s unforgivable’: Why Merkel and Germany are up in arms after shock far-right AfD vote

‘First time in history’: Far-right AfD backing for regional politician shocks Germany
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‘First time in history’: Far-right AfD backing for regional politician shocks Germany

UPDATE: Two children die after school bus crash in eastern Germany
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UPDATE: Two children die after school bus crash in eastern Germany

German mayor sued for refusing handshake with neo-Nazi politician
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German mayor sued for refusing handshake with neo-Nazi politician

Mike Pompeo revisits army service past in Thuringia’s ‘Little Berlin’
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Mike Pompeo revisits army service past in Thuringia’s ‘Little Berlin’

Could Merkel’s Christian Democrats really work with the far-right AfD?
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Could Merkel’s Christian Democrats really work with the far-right AfD?

How five votes put Germany’s Free Democrats in Thuringia state parliament
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How five votes put Germany’s Free Democrats in Thuringia state parliament

Jewish groups voice fear over German far-right spike
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Jewish groups voice fear over German far-right spike

AfD surges to second place in Thuringia state elections
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AfD surges to second place in Thuringia state elections

Germany’s far-right AfD hopes for gains in eastern heartland
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Germany’s far-right AfD hopes for gains in eastern heartland

Germany’s far-right AfD faces electoral test after synagogue shooting
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Germany’s far-right AfD faces electoral test after synagogue shooting

CDU state election candidate receives second ‘far-right’ death threat
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CDU state election candidate receives second ‘far-right’ death threat

Thuringia premier calls for new German national anthem
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Thuringia premier calls for new German national anthem

Two dead and dozens injured after crash and mass car pile-up in Thuringia
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Two dead and dozens injured after crash and mass car pile-up in Thuringia

Woman frees 200 cows from dairy farm and flees
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Woman frees 200 cows from dairy farm and flees

Eight police hurt in clashes at far-right gig in Germany
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Eight police hurt in clashes at far-right gig in Germany

10 things you’ll only know about the German state of Thuringia if you live there
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10 things you’ll only know about the German state of Thuringia if you live there

East German supermarket closed after snake attacks woman in fruit aisle
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East German supermarket closed after snake attacks woman in fruit aisle

Train crash with car kills three in Thuringia
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Train crash with car kills three in Thuringia

Central Germany gets April Fooled with heavy snowfall
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Central Germany gets April Fooled with heavy snowfall

Thousands form ‘living border’ against refugees
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Thousands form ‘living border’ against refugees

Erfurt man arrested over false bomb threat
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Erfurt man arrested over false bomb threat

Court frees mayor from fear of Nazi handshake
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Court frees mayor from fear of Nazi handshake

CDU accused of bribery to block Linke
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CDU accused of bribery to block Linke

Ramelow bunks off his first Bundesrat sitting
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Ramelow bunks off his first Bundesrat sitting

Linke politician takes reins in Thuringia
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Linke politician takes reins in Thuringia

Left aims for the centre in first government
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Left aims for the centre in first government

Town gets help to save Europe’s wonkiest tower
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Town gets help to save Europe’s wonkiest tower

Can ‘sorry’ ever be enough for the Linke?
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Can ‘sorry’ ever be enough for the Linke?

Thousands march against Left state gov’t
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Thousands march against Left state gov’t

Path clear for first far-left leader since 1990
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Path clear for first far-left leader since 1990

Eurosceptics AfD hope for more eastern gains
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Eurosceptics AfD hope for more eastern gains

Elephant hunter becomes agriculture boss
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Elephant hunter becomes agriculture boss

Fire badly damages Renaissance palace
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Fire badly damages Renaissance palace

Investigation begins into fatal mine gas leak
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Investigation begins into fatal mine gas leak

Explosion kills three miners, four rescued
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Explosion kills three miners, four rescued

Boy survives crash, mum and grandparents die
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Boy survives crash, mum and grandparents die

Neo-Nazi party must take down election posters
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Neo-Nazi party must take down election posters

Five injured as bus plunges off bridge
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Five injured as bus plunges off bridge

Keeper catches last monkey of escaped trio
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Keeper catches last monkey of escaped trio

Escaped monkey risks family jewels if caught
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Escaped monkey risks family jewels if caught

The vestiges of Weimar’s literary past
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The vestiges of Weimar’s literary past

‘The nightlife in Jena is very good’
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‘The nightlife in Jena is very good’

German lake full of dead carp baffles officials
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German lake full of dead carp baffles officials

Prisoner takes jail staff member hostage
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Prisoner takes jail staff member hostage

‘Erfurt is small yet sustainable’
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‘Erfurt is small yet sustainable’

Pensioner decorates tree with 10,000 Easter eggs
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Pensioner decorates tree with 10,000 Easter eggs

Old lady stuck on eighth floor for three months
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Old lady stuck on eighth floor for three months

Cops spied on each other to nab loo roll thief
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Cops spied on each other to nab loo roll thief

Shots fired into classrooms from window
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Shots fired into classrooms from window

Thousands of school kids ‘struck by virus’
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Thousands of school kids ‘struck by virus’

Toilet paper thief evades high-tech police hunt
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Toilet paper thief evades high-tech police hunt

Minister: former East Germany needs a trillion
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Minister: former East Germany needs a trillion

Intel fiasco ‘scuppers neo-Nazi party ban’
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Intel fiasco ‘scuppers neo-Nazi party ban’

E-coli contamination ‘false alarm’ sparks row
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E-coli contamination ‘false alarm’ sparks row

Germany braces for stormy weekend
Germany

Germany braces for stormy weekend

Germany set to ban extreme right party
Germany

Germany set to ban extreme right party

Minister: we need some neo-Nazi informants
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Minister: we need some neo-Nazi informants

Intel agency sabotaged police in neo-Nazi case
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Intel agency sabotaged police in neo-Nazi case

Drunken trucker hits house – then bar
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Drunken trucker hits house – then bar

Neo-Nazis may have stolen army TNT
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Neo-Nazis may have stolen army TNT

Another neo-Nazi terror suspect arrested
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Another neo-Nazi terror suspect arrested

Informants failed to out neo-Nazi terrorists
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Informants failed to out neo-Nazi terrorists

Network of helpers for neo-Nazi terror probed
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Network of helpers for neo-Nazi terror probed

Neo-Nazi robbers linked to kebab shop killings
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Neo-Nazi robbers linked to kebab shop killings

Dead neo-Nazi robbers linked to cop-killer case
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Dead neo-Nazi robbers linked to cop-killer case

Right wing group tricks state into selling manor
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Right wing group tricks state into selling manor

Police arrest man who shot at papal security officers
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Police arrest man who shot at papal security officers

Abuse victims meeting leaves Pope ‘shamed’
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Abuse victims meeting leaves Pope ‘shamed’

Adenauer wanted to swap West Berlin
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Adenauer wanted to swap West Berlin

Stink of manure blowin’ in the wind for Erfurt
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Stink of manure blowin’ in the wind for Erfurt

Man cheats death despite shocking drunkenness
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Man cheats death despite shocking drunkenness

Cannabis plants found in Greens party flower boxes
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Cannabis plants found in Greens party flower boxes

Sadness and anger where little Mary-Jane lived and was killed
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Sadness and anger where little Mary-Jane lived and was killed

Seven-year-old found in forest was murdered
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Seven-year-old found in forest was murdered

Seven including baby die in autobahn smashes
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Seven including baby die in autobahn smashes

Water-based accidents kill four including toddler
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Water-based accidents kill four including toddler

Discovering Germany’s oldest hiking trail in Thuringia
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Discovering Germany’s oldest hiking trail in Thuringia

Dog owner guilty of three-year-old’s brutal death by pit bull pack
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Dog owner guilty of three-year-old’s brutal death by pit bull pack

Group offers to take in young Japanese to avoid nuclear fallout
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Group offers to take in young Japanese to avoid nuclear fallout

Karneval parades claim two lives
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Karneval parades claim two lives

Ski jumping for everyone
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Ski jumping for everyone

Heavy rain in forecast as floods begin to recede
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Heavy rain in forecast as floods begin to recede

Missing man wanders out of the wild
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Missing man wanders out of the wild

Thuringia faces growing neo-Nazi activity
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Thuringia faces growing neo-Nazi activity

Snowstorm snarls road and air traffic
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Snowstorm snarls road and air traffic

Saxony-Anhalt officials warn of sinkhole plague
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Saxony-Anhalt officials warn of sinkhole plague

Sinkhole swallows car
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Sinkhole swallows car

Sinkhole filled, but residents not allowed to return
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Sinkhole filled, but residents not allowed to return

Thuringians are best life-savers
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Thuringians are best life-savers

Police exonerate elephant for throwing woman across field
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Police exonerate elephant for throwing woman across field

Opel offers ‘lifetime’ guarantee on cars
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Opel offers ‘lifetime’ guarantee on cars

Neo-Nazis hack into Buchenwald concentration camp website
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Neo-Nazis hack into Buchenwald concentration camp website

Four dogs kill three-year-old girl during family visit
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Four dogs kill three-year-old girl during family visit

Four die in helicopter crash but group in hot air balloon unhurt
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Four die in helicopter crash but group in hot air balloon unhurt

Week off to a slippery start as icy roads cause multiple accidents
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Week off to a slippery start as icy roads cause multiple accidents

Potholes for sale in German village
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Potholes for sale in German village

Two homes evacuated after landslide opens huge crater
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Two homes evacuated after landslide opens huge crater

Thirteen injured in military base accident
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Thirteen injured in military base accident

Thuringia state premier vote turns into three-round fiasco
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Thuringia state premier vote turns into three-round fiasco

CDU and SPD form Thuringia state coalition
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CDU and SPD form Thuringia state coalition

SPD chooses coalition with CDU in Thuringia
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SPD chooses coalition with CDU in Thuringia

Leftist leader in Thuringia employing ex-Stasi officer as secretary
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Leftist leader in Thuringia employing ex-Stasi officer as secretary

Althaus resigns as premier of Thuringia
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Althaus resigns as premier of Thuringia

Neo-Nazi NPD faces tax-money windfall for victory in Saxony
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Neo-Nazi NPD faces tax-money windfall for victory in Saxony

Runway eludes drunk German pilot
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Runway eludes drunk German pilot

Politicians say Twitter ‘damages democracy’ after exit poll leak
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Politicians say Twitter ‘damages democracy’ after exit poll leak

Early turnout low in state elections
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Early turnout low in state elections

State elections may shock CDU
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State elections may shock CDU

‘They might as well forget democracy altogether’
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‘They might as well forget democracy altogether’

Stimulus package funding goes untapped in four states
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Stimulus package funding goes untapped in four states

Althaus will keep dead woman out of campaign
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Althaus will keep dead woman out of campaign

Neo-Nazi party tells black CDU member to ‘go home’
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Neo-Nazi party tells black CDU member to ‘go home’

‘Jesus Freaks’ worship while rocking out at Freakstock
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‘Jesus Freaks’ worship while rocking out at Freakstock

Funeral held for three soldiers killed in Afghanistan
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Funeral held for three soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Back at work Althaus admits ski death guilt
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Back at work Althaus admits ski death guilt

Althaus set to lead CDU in Thuringia election this summer
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Althaus set to lead CDU in Thuringia election this summer

Althaus fined for negligent homicide
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Althaus fined for negligent homicide

Premier Althaus faces manslaughter charge
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Premier Althaus faces manslaughter charge

Althaus will not be questioned in ski death
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Althaus will not be questioned in ski death

Althaus was not drunk or speeding in ski accident
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Althaus was not drunk or speeding in ski accident

Children find talking TV bread loaf in abandoned building
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Children find talking TV bread loaf in abandoned building

Two Harz beat as one
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Two Harz beat as one

Althaus ski crash prompts run on helmets
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Althaus ski crash prompts run on helmets

Althaus could face manslaughter charges over ski accident death
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Althaus could face manslaughter charges over ski accident death

Alcohol ruled out in Althaus ski crash
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Alcohol ruled out in Althaus ski crash

Witness emerges in deadly Althaus accident
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Witness emerges in deadly Althaus accident

Althaus conscious and speaking after accident
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Althaus conscious and speaking after accident

Thuringia’s premier Althaus in a coma
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Thuringia’s premier Althaus in a coma

Schäuble says immigrant students need more help
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Schäuble says immigrant students need more help

Saxony tops new PISA scholastic achievement results
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Saxony tops new PISA scholastic achievement results

Woolly rhinoceros lived in Germany earlier than thought
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Woolly rhinoceros lived in Germany earlier than thought

Clashes between neo-Nazis and protestors leave scores injured
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Clashes between neo-Nazis and protestors leave scores injured

Bridge collapse kills worker, fire engine kills bystander on the way
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Bridge collapse kills worker, fire engine kills bystander on the way

NPD marches amid financial collapse
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NPD marches amid financial collapse

Historic Renaissance buildings burn in Erfurt
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Historic Renaissance buildings burn in Erfurt

Two children and one woman found dead in burned car
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Two children and one woman found dead in burned car

Teenage baby killing trial begins
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Teenage baby killing trial begins

First German state ends coronavirus social distancing requirements
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First German state ends coronavirus social distancing requirements

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Nightly blaze of candles lit in homage to German coronavirus victims

Head of Merkel’s CDU in Thuringia steps down over far-right crisis
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Head of Merkel’s CDU in Thuringia steps down over far-right crisis

Merkel’s conservatives in turmoil after far-right vote debacle in eastern German state
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Merkel’s conservatives in turmoil after far-right vote debacle in eastern German state

‘Lack of leadership’: Merkel under fire after far-right gains in regional German election
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‘Lack of leadership’: Merkel under fire after far-right gains in regional German election

Mob assaults asylum seekers and chases them through streets
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Mob assaults asylum seekers and chases them through streets

Eurosceptics celebrate huge eastern gains
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Eurosceptics celebrate huge eastern gains

Teen finds web fame singing dumpling hymn
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Teen finds web fame singing dumpling hymn

Man confesses in Mary Jane murder, police say
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Man confesses in Mary Jane murder, police say

Political parties jockey for power after German state polls
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Political parties jockey for power after German state polls

Merkel brushes aside campaign critics
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Merkel brushes aside campaign critics

CDU loses state polls in Saarland and Thuringia
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CDU loses state polls in Saarland and Thuringia

Althaus moots end to ‘Soli’ tax for East German reconstruction
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Althaus moots end to ‘Soli’ tax for East German reconstruction

Obama planning to visit Germany soon
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Obama planning to visit Germany soon

Son beheads father in Thuringia
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Son beheads father in Thuringia