Mandi arrived safely in Cologne, Germany, on Sunday morning after a long day of travel. Things wen’t smoothly until the very end, when the power was out at the train station and she had to _schlep_ her luggage up and down all the stairs without the aid of an escalator or an elevator (she’s really strong!). 96 more words
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Wild boar meat is a delicacy in Saxony, the easternmost state in Germany, which bulges over the Czech Republic. Unfortunately for sausage enthusiasts, the German government reports that a staggering number of wild boars in the area have been oozing radiation—so much so that they’re unfit for human consumption. 290 more words
On Tuesday the German national team announced they have a new captain.
After winning the World Cup in Brazil this summer, Phillip Lahm retired from international soccer and a replacement was needed for the Bayern Munich legend. 270 more words
Many pages of scholarship have been devoted to the origins of the twelve-tone technique, and whether Arnold Schoenberg can genuinely be considered the originator of the method. 2,528 more words
Germany will send anti-tank rocket launchers, rifles and hand grenades to support Iraqi Kurds battling ISIS militants fighting for the Islamic State, the defence ministry announced Sunday. 386 more words