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World Jul 19Iran says it’s seized a British oil tanker in Strait of Hormuz
The website of Iran's Revolutionary Guard said the tanker was seized Friday for "non-compliance with international maritime laws and regulations" and was taken to an Iranian port.
World Jul 19Iran denies Trump’s claim that the U.S. destroyed its drone
The Iranian military said all its drones had returned safely to their bases and denied there was any confrontation with a U.S. vessel the previous day.
World Jun 10Iran boosts enriched uranium production, UN watchdog says
The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency said Iran's low-enriched uranium "production rate is increasing," but it wasn't clear yet whether it has exceeded the limitations set in the Iran nuclear deal.
World Feb 17Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but Pence resists
German Chancellor Angela Merkel drew lengthy applause Saturday for her spirited defense of a multilateral approach to global affairs and support for Europe’s decision to stand by a nuclear deal with Iran. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was not among…
Economy Nov 29Police raid Deutsche Bank headquarters as part of Panama Papers money laundering investigation
German authorities raided Deutsche Bank's headquarters Thursday amid suspicions that its employees helped clients set up offshore companies that were used to launder hundreds of millions of euros.
World Nov 06Accessory to murder trial begins for former Nazi camp guard in Germany
There is no evidence linking Johann Rehbogen to a specific crime, but over 60,000 people were killed at the Stutthof concentration camp and prosecutors argue that as a guard, he was an accessory to at least hundreds of those deaths.
Politics Aug 21U.S. deports former Nazi camp guard, 95, to Germany
The last Nazi war crimes suspect facing deportation from the U.S. was taken from his New York City home and spirited early Tuesday morning to Germany, following years of efforts to remove him from the United States.
World May 19Fiery U.S. bishop brings American flair to royal wedding
The Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry brought American fire and flair to a very English church service.
Politics Feb 17Meddling ‘incontrovertible’ to U.S., ‘just blabber’ to Russia
Top Russian and American officials exchanged barbs Saturday in Germany over the U.S. indictment of 13 Russians accused of an elaborate plot to disrupt the 2016 presidential election.
World Aug 25Rosa Parks’ house may be returned to U.S. from Germany
BERLIN — Section by section, American artist Ryan Mendoza painstakingly disassembled the small wood-frame home of civil rights icon Rosa Parks after learning that the struggling city of Detroit was going to have it demolished.