- Spanish man in rush for plane causes Cologne security scare Updated: May-30-16 11:22 am
BERLIN - A Spanish man in a rush for his plane caused a security scare at Germany's Cologne-Bonn airport Monday when he skirted security screening, causing authorities to shut down and evacuate a terminal and stop all departures from it for more than two hours, police said.
- Paralympic jumper maintains Olympic hopes despite questions Updated: May-30-16 6:26 am
COLOGNE, Germany - Paralympic long jump champion Markus Rehm is still hoping to compete at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro despite a scientific study's inconclusive findings on whether his carbon-fiber prosthesis gives him an unfair advantage over able-bodied athletes.
- Mars is within reach, says German tapped for space command Updated: May-18-16 11:41 am
COLOGNE, Germany - Humans could set foot on Mars within decades if they wanted to, according to the German astronaut who has been tapped to become his country's first commander of the International Space Station.
- Algerian cleared of sexual assault in Cologne crimes trial Updated: May-06-16 9:08 am
BERLIN - An Algerian man who was accused of being part of a group that groped a woman in Cologne on New Year's Eve was cleared Friday of attempted sexual assault, though he was convicted of handling stolen goods.