What if Highways Were Electric? Germany Is Testing the Idea.
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What if Highways Were Electric? Germany Is Testing the Idea.

OBER-RAMSTADT (Germany) Thomas Schmieder pulled his Scania tractor-trailer with its house-painting load onto a highway south from Frankfurt. He then
Can we fix climate models to better predict record-shattering weather?
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Can we fix climate models to better predict record-shattering weather?

Flooding in Bad Neuenahr, Germany, 15 July FERDINAND MERZBACH/NEWS5/AFP via Getty Images New research suggests that record-breaking climate events
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Footage shows a 'frustrated' contractor using an excavator to wreck a new apartment complex over unpaid work

According to reports, the contractor bought the excavator for the Blumberg rampage. Twitter: @smotri_sar Because he felt he owed money from the
Belgium and Germany deal with �unimaginable� piles of post-flood trash
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Belgium and Germany deal with �unimaginable� piles of post-flood trash

Christof Stache/AFP via Getty Images Click play to hear this article from Amazon Polly The garbage follows the deluge. German and Belgian authorities
Tokyo Olympics: Great Britain women's hockey team sweep aside India and Germany beat Ireland
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Tokyo Olympics: Great Britain women's hockey team sweep aside India and Germany beat Ireland

Last update on. From the section Olympics Tokyo Olympic Games on BBC Dates: 23 Jul-8 Aug Time in Tokyo: BST+8. Listen live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer and
Why Merkel chose Russia over US on Nord Stream 2
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Why Merkel chose Russia over US on Nord Stream 2

Click play to hear this article from Amazon Polly BERLIN - Just weeks before a critical German election, the country's chancellor ignores protests
In Nord Stream 2 fight, Ukraine gives EU taste of its own bureaucracy
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In Nord Stream 2 fight, Ukraine gives EU taste of its own bureaucracy

John MacDougall / Pool/EPA-EFE Click play to hear this article from Amazon Polly It was a bold, bureaucratic response to a geopolitical provocation
�When disaster strikes, you have to help�: the volunteers in a global crisis
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�When disaster strikes, you have to help�: the volunteers in a global crisis

Anas Alakkad and Faris Allahham, Germany Anas Alakkad (a Saarland-based paramedic and translator from Damascus) saw photos of the flooded German
Germany arrests suspected double agent accused of spying for China
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Germany arrests suspected double agent accused of spying for China

Image via iStock MUNICH German authorities have arrested a former spy for Germany's secret service over suspicions that he was involved in
England's semi-final history: From Eusebio's Wembley tears to extra-time heartbreak against Croatia in Russia
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England's semi-final history: From Eusebio's Wembley tears to extra-time heartbreak against Croatia in Russia

It has been 55 years since England won their first semi-final tournament. This victory put England on the brink of World Cup glory, and left one of