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Bayern Munich scores against Chelsea: Lewandowski scores twice when German giants roll into the Champions League

Bayern Munich reach the Champions League quarter-finals after beating Chelsea on Saturday. Bayern Munich won the second leg 4-1, Robert Lewandowski scored two goals. The Bundesliga winners came into the second leg with a 3-0 lead, leaving them 7-1 ahead of their Premier League opponents in a draw that began in February. The German team was able to benefit from …

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German GDP has fallen the most in the second quarter since 1970

People with protective face masks are walking on the main shopping street in Munich during the coronavirus crisis on April 30, 2020 in Germany. Alexander Hassenstein / Getty Images According to statistics released on Thursday, Germany’s worst deterioration in the economy has been in the second quarter since 1970. German gross domestic product fell 10.1% on a seasonally adjusted basis …

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Trump taps retired colonel for the German ambassadorial post

MacGregor, who was reached on Monday, said he was looking forward to a hearing before the Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee, but declined to go further and said the White House asked that he not speak publicly while being tested. Given that the presidential election is only a few months away, MacGregor is unlikely to be confirmed soon. Macgregor is featured …

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German cruise ship sails, short trip hopes thwarted virus

BERLIN (AP) – A German cruise ship is carefully testing the water amid the coronavirus pandemic, setting sail for the first time since the industry closed months ago, and taking strict precautions to keep passengers and crew as safe as possible. The TUI cruise ship “Mein Schiff 2” – literally “My Ship 2” – sailed late Friday evening for a …

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German crash: Three die when planes arrive in Wesel

Image rights EPA According to official figures, three people died after an ultralight plane crashed into a house in Wesel in northwest Germany. The identity of the dead is not yet known. One child was also treated for injuries and shock. The plane could have carried two people. Images show serious damage to the roof of the house, in which …

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Yves Rausch: German police chase ‘dangerous Rambo’ in the Black Forest

Image rights EPA Image description Helicopters, drones and an elite unit are used in the search German police supported by helicopters chase a homeless man in the Black Forest who is reportedly armed with pistols and bows and arrows. The search was started on Sunday in Oppenau in southwest Germany, about 25 km from the French border. According to media …

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Changing of the guard at the highest German court signals de-escalation for the ECB

BERLIN (Reuters) – Changes to the composition of the German top court should make the confrontation with the European Central Bank less confrontational after a decision on bond purchases that triggered shock waves across Europe. FILE PHOTO: The President of the German Constitutional Court, Andreas Vosskuhle, makes the judgment of the court regarding the attempt by the 16 federal states …

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The German coronavirus reproduction rate jumps to 2.88

A man speaks to foreign workers in an area secured by local police in an apartment complex where the Toennies meat company housed workers from Eastern Europe at Guetersloh during the coronavirus pandemic on June 20, 2020 in Verl. Alexander Koerner The coronavirus reproductive rate in Germany rose from 1.79 the day before to 2.88 on Sunday, the Robert Koch …

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