Informations came from russian FSB same who told US about Boston bombings before. CL finals with two german teams in about 8 hours. Many public viewing events all over Germany. Increased security measures, especially in Berlin, Dortmund and Munich are pure precautions, says police sources.
A football feast to celebrate evening many visitors to Germany fan miles today. The joy is now clouded in advance. The BKA clearly warns of Islamist [...]
It also displays an image that it claims reveals images of child sexual abuse have been viewed on a computer.
The Windows virus locks a computer and only returns control to its owner on payment of a 100 euro (£86) fine.
It purports to be collecting cash on behalf of German copyright authorities and the country’s national computer security agency.
The virus amounted to “digital extortion” and victims should not pay up, said [...]
On Friday afternoon marched forces of police and firefighters from the Deutsche Bank building in Schkeuditz. There is a serious, but hitherto unknown substance had appeared.
A letter with the white powder had been delivered in the hours before. With great probability the substance spread through the air conditioning throughout the building.
The complete office complex and an adjoining nursery were evacuated. Overall, more than 700 people were affected by the safeguards. [...]
“On Tuesday, German police searched the homes of an unspecified number of Credit Suisse bank customers suspected of tax evasion. In France, detectives raided the offices of Swiss banking and finance house UBS in three major cities: Lyon, Bordeaux and Strasbourg.
Officials in both countries refused to say whether the raids were coordinated or coincidental.
Switzerland has long prided itself on its banking secrecy, entrenched in law since 1934, making it a criminal offense to [...]
By Kim Willsher, Los Angeles TimesJuly 11, 2012, 4:49 p.m.
PARIS — France and Germany have launched a series of raids on the offices and homes of bank officials and their wealthy customers in an ongoing inquiry aimed at cracking down on those who evade taxes by using Swiss banks.On Tuesday, German police searched the homes of an unspecified number of Credit Suisse bank customers suspected of tax evasion. In France, detectives raided the [...]
A German police officers stand guard outside an Islamic cultural center as others conduct a search, in Berlin, Sept. 8, 2011. (AP)
BERLIN – German police on Thursday detained two men suspected of obtaining potential ingredients for a bomb and searched an Islamic center where the pair had spent time.
The men were detained three days before the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, and [...]
Sweaty armpits confuse radiation firing machines
Aug 3, 2011
Radiation firing body scanners have been yet again proven ineffective and unpractical after alarms were set off repeatedly at an Australian airport by passengers with sweaty armpits.
As Australian Transport Minister Anthony Albanese described the scanners as the “most advanced passenger screening technology available in the world”, one of the machines set off an alarm [...]
The Heinrich Campendonk painting “Landscape With Horses” is believed to be a forgery.
The scope of what is believed to be Germany’s biggest art forgery scandal since World War II has reached as far as Hollywood. American actor Steve Martin bought one of the fake paintings in 2004 and later sold it at a loss of
German police believe that American actor, comedian and collector Steve [...]
[CNN][Update 11:19 a.m. ET] Two people were shot and killed Wednesday in an incident involving a U.S. military bus at Frankfurt Airport in Germany, a police spokesman said.
Another person is severely wounded, Juergen Linker told CNN, and one person is in custody.
A U.S. military official said initial reports were that two people had been killed, including the driver of the bus.
It is not clear if the driver was [...]