Investigators Looking Into German Bank Account of Orlando Shooter’s Father

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

While U.S. authorities are looking into all possible connections to the Orlando shooter that killed 49, and wounded 53 more, in last weekend’s devastating attack at the Pulse nightclub, German authorities have begun looking into a bank account that belonged to the shooter’s father. German federal investigators, who are in …

Sources: ABC News

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Facebook Head Under Investigation For Site’s Failure to Remove Racist Posts

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Germany has been fighting Facebook to better handle the removal of posts that incite hate speech, and after German chancellor Angela Merkel put in her two cents earlier this year, prosecutors in Hamburg have launched an investigation into the matter, placing responsibility on the company’s European head. The investigation is in its …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Politicians Look To Typewriters For NSA Investigative Work

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Patrick Sensburg, the head of Germany’s parliamentary committee investigating the NSA spying allegations, revealed in an interview with ARD that he and his committee are looking at using traditional typewriters to carry out their written work around the ongoing investigation, with the hope that it will block any spying that …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Second Round Of Fines In German Beer Price-Fixing Reach $319 Million

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

On Wednesday, Germany’s antitrust authority announced their latest set of fines against German beer companies that were found to have conspired on fixing prices for consumers, this time totaling 231.2 million euros ($319 million). The new set of fines are the largest to date in this price-fixing case as in January, …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Decision Reached In German Beer Price-Fixing Case, Leaving 5 Breweries With Millions In Fines

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The Federal Cartel Office in Germany has completed their investigation into the possible price-fixing done by at least five breweries in the country, and found the companies guilty of working together to raise prices between 2006 and 2008. Bitburger, Krombacher, Warsteiner, Veltins, and Barre, as well as seven people associated with …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Roller Coaster Maker Sends Rep To Investigate Recent Death At Six Flags

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On Friday a tragic accident occurred at the Six Flags Over Texas amusement park and now the German company responsible for the ride’s passenger cars is sending out a representative to investigate what may have gone wrong. Gerstlauer Amusement Rides has built more than 50 roller coasters and coaster trains …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Over A Dozen German Beer Companies Under Price Fixing Investigation

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

News has been slowly leaking out about an ongoing investigation being conducted by the German Federal Cartel Office regarding possible price-fixing practices done by over a dozen German beer companies.  A spokeswoman for the office did admit that several companies have been under investigation since September 2011, but declined to …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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