• The German chancellor said she would use her country's economic clout to prevent the E.U. from imposing punitive tariffs on some Chinese products.

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and the Chinese Premier Li Keqiang attend a news conference after a meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Sunday, May 26, 2013.
    LAST UPDATE : May 27, 2013, 6:24 AM EDT
  • Employees of online retailer Amazon are on strike in front of the company's branch in Leipzig, Germany, Tuesday, May 14, 2013.

    The union behind the strike is urging Amazon to adopt wage agreements similar to those governing retail and mail-order workers. 

    LAST UPDATE : May 14, 2013, 12:54 PM EDT
  • The online news portal says it is partnering with German company Tomorrow Focus AG to launch the site in Europe's biggest news market this fall.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 29, 2013, 7:14 AM EDT