By next year, German chancellor Angela Merkel will become the longest-serving female leader in history. Take a quick tour of her career and accomplishments.
The forests of northwestern Europe contain remnants of bomb craters, trenches and the remains of supply depots.
Since the Berlin Wall fell 25 years ago, Germany has become Europe's largest economy, albeit one with cracks in its fiscal armor. Its military is also experiencing a downturn, thanks to aging equipment. How powerful is the country now? Tara explains.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday that the fall of the Berlin Wall 25 years ago was a message to a conflict-torn world that 'dreams can come true'.
During World War II, Adolf Hitler regularly took methamphetamines, a report suggests.
A medieval treasure trove is revealed, as researchers dig for clues into the emperor’s physical features and cause of death.
Exhuming the sarcophagus of Holy Roman Emperor Henry VII (1275-1313) reveals a crown, a scepter and a unique, 10-foot-long silk cloth.
A mysterious mummy that sat in a German collection for over a century was once an Incan woman who was murdered with blunt-force trauma to the head, possibly in a ritual sacrifice, new research suggests.