A 58-year-old man tried to commit suicide on Christmas Eve by ramming his car into the headquarters of Germany's Social Democratic Party in Berlin, police said on Monday.
Hundreds of flight passengers were redirected to an unfinished airport in the south of Berlin when the controlled deactivation of a World War II bomb prevented their aeroplanes from landing at the city's Tegel Airport.
Two people were arrested in Berlin on Wednesday in police raids connected with the spectacular theft of a 100-kilogram gold coin from a Berlin museum earlier this year.
Amazon launched deliveries of fresh groceries in Berlin and neighbouring Potsdam on Thursday for members of its Prime subscription service, a move that could accelerate online sales of food in Germany.
A German police officer shot and wounded a man who threatened a female officer with a weapon in the car park of a Berlin hospital on Thursday, a police spokeswoman said.
German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen on Sunday rejected US President Donald Trump's claim that Berlin owes NATO ‘vast sums of money’ and must pay Washington more for defence.
The editor-in-chief of Der Spiegel on Sunday said a front cover illustration of US President Donald Trump beheading the Statue of Liberty was a response by the German magazine to threats against democracy.
An alleged Islamic State jihadist accused of scoping out potential targets for an attack in Berlin, including the Brandenburg Gate and Reichstag building, went on trial in Germany on Wednesday.
Many Germans woke up to their first working day of the new year on Monday with a light covering of snow in parts of the country.
Suspected Berlin truck attacker Anis Amri travelled by bus from the Netherlands to France before heading to Italy where police shot him dead, sources close to the investigation said on Wednesday.