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Angelino goes back to Manchester in Leipzig shirt with point to prove

Berlin (AFP) – In-form RB Leipzig winger Angelino returns to Manchester with a point to prove this week as the Bundesliga side take on Manchester United at Old Trafford in the second round of Champions... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Berlin, Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Manchester, Old Trafford, Leipzig, Afp, Angelino


Industrial stocks tank after China sanctions Lockheed Martin, Boeing, and Raytheon over Taiwan sales

A Lockheed Martin F-35 aircraft is seen at the ILA Air Show in Berlin Reuters Industrial stocks slid on Monday after China announced sanctions against US defense firms for their proposed weapons sales to Taiwan.The country will sanction Boeing, Raytheon, and Lockheed Martin for their participation in the $1.8 billion arms deal, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said in a statement.The S&P 500's industrials sector sank 3% as of 12:50 p.m. ET, with only energy stocks dragging mo...
Tags: White House, China, Berlin, US, Trends, Taiwan, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Trump, Taiwan China, Chinese Foreign Ministry, US State Department, Raytheon, Reuters Industrial, Boeing Raytheon, Lockheed Martin Boeing


Bayern’s Mueller says Champions League is ‘our competition’

Berlin (AFP) – Bayern Munich forward Thomas Mueller said on Monday the Champions League holders are “happy to be playing in our competition again” ahead of their group-stage game at Lokomotiv Moscow. Bayern visit the... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Berlin, Sport, Soccer, Champions League, Afp, Bayern, Mueller, Thomas Mueller, AFP Bayern Munich, Lokomotiv Moscow Bayern


German embassy in Bangkok becomes flashpoint as demonstrators pressure Berlin on Thai king's legal status

The German embassy in Bangkok became a new focal point of Thailand’s months-long pro-democracy rallies on Monday as thousands marched on the building to petition Berlin to investigate the Thai king’s use of his powers while residing in Bavaria. Since 2007, King Maha Vajiralongkorn, who ascended to the throne in 2016, has spent long periods of time in southern Germany. But his extended presence on German soil has become a diplomatic headache for Berlin during Thailand’s nationwide rallies, where ...
Tags: News, Germany, Berlin, Thailand, Bavaria, Bangkok, Heiko Maas, Maas, Maha Vajiralongkorn


Coronavirus live: Germany on verge of losing control of Covid fight, warns Merkel

Latest updates: German leader speaks of ‘very difficult months ahead’; Switzerland readies new restrictions; WHO warns against ‘vaccine nationalism’; Israel to begin first vaccine clinical trials next month US comes close to new daily case recordChina: new coronavirus outbreak detected in Xinjiang city of KashgarDread of history repeating itself grows in Italy as infections rise againWhich European nations are getting it right on Covid?See all our coronavirus coverage 12.13pm GMT A partial l...
Tags: Science, Germany, Angela Merkel, Berlin, Israel, US, UK News, World news, Australia news, US news, Infectious Diseases, Malaysia, Italy, Kuala Lumpur, Switzerland, Who


Thuram destined to follow in father’s footsteps, despite case of mistaken identity

Berlin (AFP) – Marcus Thuram is slowly emerging from his famous father’s shadow, even if an incident last week in Milan suggested Borussia Moenchengladbach’s French forward is not yet a household name everywhere. The 23-year-old... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Milan, Berlin, Sport, Soccer, Afp, Thuram, Marcus Thuram


Hoffenheim’s Geiger ends three-year goal drought in Bremen draw

Berlin (AFP) – Hoffenheim midfielder Dennis Geiger scored his first Bundesliga goal in three years to secure his team a 1-1 draw away to Werder Bremen on Sunday.  “It’s not usually my job, but I’m... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Berlin, Sport, Soccer, Werder Bremen, Bremen, Afp, Hoffenheim, Geiger, AFP Hoffenheim, Dennis Geiger


Coronavirus live: daily infections exceed 50,000 in France; global cases reach new record

Latest updates: Spain declares new national state of emergency; Dr Anthony Fauci tempers expectation of vaccine breakthrough in 2020 US comes close to setting daily record again for new Covid casesDread of history repeating itself grows in Italy as infections rise againWhich nations in Europe is getting it right on Covid?See all our coronavirus coverage 7.34pm GMT The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) on Sunday called for global solidarity in the rollout of any future coronavirus ...
Tags: Health, Europe, France, Berlin, US, Spain, UK News, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Italy, Victoria, Melbourne, Anthony Fauci, Daniel Andrews, World Health Organization WHO, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus


Hoffenheim’s Geiger ends goal drought in Bremen draw

Berlin (AFP) – Hoffenheim midfielder Dennis Geiger scored his first Bundesliga goal in three years to secure a 1-1 draw at Werder Bremen on Sunday.  The point leaves Sebastian Hoeness’ Hoffenheim without a win in... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Berlin, Sport, Soccer, Werder Bremen, Bremen, Afp, Hoffenheim, Geiger, AFP Hoffenheim, Dennis Geiger, Sebastian Hoeness Hoffenheim


Police in Berlin have broken up a 600-strong party as coronavirus restrictions continue to curb German festivities. Berlin police...

Police said the venue was too small for distancing, as the virus takes a toll on German festivities.
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Coronavirus: Berlin breaks up 600-strong party over Covid

Police said the venue was too small for distancing, as the virus takes a toll on German festivities.
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Arnold crucial as Wolfsburg stop draw run with Bielefeld win

Berlin (AFP) – Wolfsburg midfielder Maximilian Arnold helped his side avoid an unwanted Bundesliga record as he picked up a goal and an assist on the way to a 2-1 win over Arminia Bielefeld on... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Berlin, Sport, Soccer, Wolfsburg, Afp, Arminia Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Maximilian Arnold, AFP Wolfsburg


The Holy Trinity of 80s Scream Queens

For the uninitiated, the Holy Trinity of 80s Scream Queens consists of Linnea Quigley, Michelle Bauer, and Brinke Stevens. We covered Linnea Quigley during the 6WH a couple years ago. Michelle and/or Brink sometimes show up in those movies too. Unfortunately, for actresses with 150-200 movie credits to their name, it’s more difficult to find good examples of their work (that I have not already seen) than you might think. They show up in some very high profile movies, but when you look into it, ...
Tags: Movies, Germany, Berlin, Toulon, Michelle, Rama, De Palma, Linnea Quigley, Michelle Johnson, DeCoteau, Andre Toulon, Creepozoids, David DeCoteau, Joe Bob, Wwiii, Guy Rolfe


How exploring the hikes and waterfalls of Taiwan connected this writer to her family’s immigration story

After a number of attempts trying to fictionalize her family history, nature writer Jessica J. Lee found that her academic work in environmental history actually helped unlock how to tell the story. “I had been trying for many years to write this story of my grandparents,” said Lee, the author of “Two Trees Make a Forest: Travels Among Taiwan’s Mountains and Coasts in Search of My Family’s Past,” which mixes family history, memoir and nature writing. Lee’s maternal grandparents were both born in...
Tags: Books, La, China, Germany, Berlin, Environment, Sport, Taiwan, Things To Do, Canada, Soccer, Cambridge, Disneyland, Lenny Kravitz, Skype, Cameron Crowe


Hildur Guonadottir, Nicholas Britell Win Top Honors at World Soundtrack Awards

Hildur Guðnadóttir and Nicholas Britell took top honors at the 20th World Soundtrack Awards on Saturday during the Ghent Film Festival. Iceland-born, Berlin-based Guðnadóttir was named Film Composer of the Year for her Oscar-winning score for “Joker.” She won last year’s TV Composer of the Year for her Emmy-winning score for the HBO series “Chernobyl.” […]
Tags: Hbo, News, Berlin, Iceland, Nicholas Britell, Ghent Film Festival, Hildur Guðnadóttir, Guðnadóttir, Hildur Guonadottir Nicholas Britell


Bayern teen star Alphonso Davies out for up to two months

Berlin (AFP) – Bayern Munich expect to be without rising star Alphonso Davies for up to eight weeks after he tore ankle ligaments early in Saturday’s 5-0 rout of Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga. The... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Berlin, Sport, Soccer, Eintracht Frankfurt, Afp, Bayern, AFP Bayern Munich, Alphonso Davies


Lewandowski hits hat-trick as Bayern Munich rout Frankfurt

Berlin (AFP) – Robert Lewandowski took his Bundesliga tally to 10 goals in five games this season with a hat-trick as Bayern Munich thumped Eintracht Frankfurt 5-0 on Saturday. Lewandowski has scored nine goals in... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Berlin, Sport, Frankfurt, Soccer, Bayern Munich, Eintracht Frankfurt, Robert Lewandowski, Afp, Lewandowski


The politics of punk in the era of Trump

Trump is Punk! It’s a hashtag. It’s a slogan on t-shirts and trucker hats. It’s a click-bait headline.Milo Yiannopoulos, a former Breitbart editor, may have started this buzz with his speech (delivered in drag) at Louisiana State University on 22 September 2016, in which he claimed that “being a Donald Trump supporter is the new punk” because it would “piss off your teachers, piss off your parents, piss off your friends.” Then in October, The Atlantic published “Donald Trump, Sex Pistol: The Pun...
Tags: Books, New York Post, Music, London, Featured, Law, Vladimir Putin, Dicks, Berlin Wall, Berlin, US, America, Reagan, Atlantic, Gop, United States


Berlin Tegel: Farewell to the airport that wouldn't die

Berlin's weary Tegel Airport should've closed years ago, but despite being cramped and outdated, it survived repeated attempts to kill it off. Now, as the end finally nears, the city prepares to bid an affectionate farewell.
Tags: Berlin, Cnn, Berlin Tegel, Tegel Airport


Farewell to the airport that wouldn't die

Berlin's weary Tegel Airport should've closed years ago, but despite being cramped and outdated, it survived repeated attempts to kill it off. Now, as the end finally nears, the city prepares to bid an affectionate farewell.
Tags: Berlin, Cnn, Tegel Airport


‘Hopper/Welles’ Producer Filip Jan Rymsza on Next Film ‘Object Permanence’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Polish-born filmmaker Filip Jan Rymsza, the producer of Venice Film Festival entry “Hopper/Welles,” which he is presenting this week at Egypt’s El Gouna Film Festival, will follow his latest directorial outing “Mosquito State” – also a Venice premiere this year – with “Object Permanence,” Rymsza tells Variety. Partially set in Berlin and shot in English, […]
Tags: News, Berlin, Orson Welles, Global, Egypt, Venice, Filip Jan Rymsza, El Gouna Film Festival, Rymsza


The Kubelwagen was Nazi Germany's answer to the Jeep, and it earned the respect of troops on both sides

German Volkswagen Kubelwagen light military vehicles with soldiers from a Waffen-SS reconnaissance unit during World War II, circa 1940. Popperfoto via Getty Images As Adolf Hitler rose to power in the 1930s, he wanted to make Germany a motorized nation, which led to the development of the Volkswagen Beetle. But there was also a military version of the Beetle, the Kubelwagen, and like the American Jeep, the Kubelwagen earned the respect of troops on both sides of World War II. Visit Busine...
Tags: Germany, Berlin, America, Trends, Porsche, World War Ii, Volkswagen, Hitler, Adolf Hitler, Jeep, Sicily, Reich, Soviet Union, Ferdinand Porsche, Volkswagen Beetle, Kübelwagen


Elon Musk's manufacturing obsession could make Tesla into an industry — and make him a 21st century Henry Ford

Elon Musk is preoccupied with machines that build machines. Tesla Tesla just reported its fifth-consecutive profitable quarter, setting itself up for its first-ever full-year profit.  On a call with analysts and investors to discuss the Q3 results, CEO Elon Musk returned to a preoccupation with manufacturing, an area that he believes could be Tesla's greatest achievement. Musk wants Tesla to do things very differently from the rest of the car business, in order to go beyond building cars t...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Elon Musk, Texas, California, China, Germany, Berlin, US, Trends, General Motors, Tesla, Canada, Ford, Gm, Toyota


Inside Putin’s Mysterious Purge of Top FSB Official General Sergei Smirnov

MOSCOW—President Vladimir Putin vowed on Thursday he would not be swayed by Western pressure over the poisoning of his most prominent domestic critic, Alexei Navalny.Nonetheless, a reported mysterious shakeup in a Russian intelligence agency, and other comments by Putin, suggest the Kremlin has been forced to at least try to demonstrate distance between the president and those who might be behind Navalny’s poisoning with the military nerve agent Novichok.Speaking in front of Russian businessmen,...
Tags: News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Germany, Russia, Berlin, Moscow, Siberia, Ussr, Kremlin, The Daily Beast, Alexei Navalny, St Petersburg, Boris Nemtsov, Fsb, Alexander Litvinenko


‘Don’t keep your distance’ – Dortmund urged to get stuck into derby

Berlin (AFP) – Borussia Dortmund have been told to forget about social distancing and get stuck into arch-rivals Schalke in Saturday’s derby as they look to challenge RB Leipzig at the top of the Bundesliga.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Berlin, Sport, Soccer, Schalke, Leipzig, Afp, AFP Borussia Dortmund


This is how 16 tech companies have reacted to the QAnon conspiracy theory on their platform

Jeff Swensen/Getty Images Social-media platforms have been slow to act against the QAnon conspiracy theory, with many only acting to curb the ballooning movement within the last few weeks.  QAnon followers have been linked to several alleged crimes, including killings and attempted kidnappings.  Now, tech companies, including Facebook, TikTok, Triller, Etsy, and others, say they're making efforts to rid their platforms of the unfounded conspiracy theory movement.  Visit Business Insider's...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Politics, News, Pinterest, Instagram, Etsy, Youtube, Berlin, New York City, Nbc News, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden


A comprehensive list of reasons why pair programming sucks

This article was originally published on .cult by Mynah Marie. .cult is a Berlin-based community platform for developers. We write about all things career-related, make original documentaries and share heaps of other untold developer stories from around the world. I fell in love with programming because of the feeling of losing myself in ideas and concepts while being completely alone for hours on end. There’s just something about it, you know? When I decided to enroll in a coding Bootcamp, I th...
Tags: Startups, Berlin, Syndication, Mynah Marie


China and Germany heading for superpower status as U.S. influence wanes, says Putin

The era when the United States and Russia decided the world's most important questions is in the past, President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, saying China and Germany were now heading for superpower status. Addressing a meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club, Putin suggested that the role of the United States had waned, along with that of Britain and France, while Beijing and Berlin - in terms of political and economic weight -- were heading for superpower status. If Washington was not prep...
Tags: News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Washington, France, China, Germany, Russia, Berlin, Beijing, Britain, United States, Moscow Russia, Valdai Discussion Club Putin


Werder cancel training after player tests positive for coronavirus

Berlin (AFP) – Werder Bremen announced on Thursday they had cancelled training after an unnamed squad member tested positive for coronavirus, disrupting preparations for this weekend’s league game against Hoffenheim. The player concerned, who has... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Berlin, Sport, Soccer, Afp, Hoffenheim, Werder, AFP Werder Bremen


E-bike subscription service Dance closes $17.7M Series A, led by HV Holtzbrinck Ventures

Three months on since the former founders of SoundCloud launched their e-bike subscription service, Dance they are today announcing the close of a $17.7 million (€15 million) Series A funding round led by one of the larger European VCs, HV Holtzbrinck Ventures. Founded by Eric Quidenus-Wahlforss (ex-Soundcloud), Alexander Ljung (ex-Soundcloud) and Christian Springub (ex-Jimdo), Dance has ambitions to offer its all-inclusive service subscription package into expanded markets across Europe a...
Tags: Apple, TC, Europe, UK, Berlin, Cowboy, US, Tech, Eu, European Union, Smartphone, Dance, Bicycles, United States, United Kingdom, Transport