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All because of Corona?: The performance level of fourth graders drops significantly
All because of Corona?: The performance level of fourth graders drops significantly

More and more elementary school students are struggling with reading, writing and arithmetic.

Moscow grumbles against UNESCO vote: Ukraine celebrates "victory in the borscht war"
Moscow grumbles against UNESCO vote: Ukraine celebrates "victory in the borscht war"

Even small triumphs are a stepping stone to victory: because UNESCO put the Ukrainian national dish borscht on the list of endangered cultural heritage, the Ukrainian culture minister celebrates a victory in the borscht war.

Disaster in Bavaria: did ailing sleepers lead to a train accident?
Disaster in Bavaria: did ailing sleepers lead to a train accident?
RKI: Low risk: Germany reports more than 1000 cases of monkeypox
RKI: Low risk: Germany reports more than 1000 cases of monkeypox
Inspiration from TV show: American wins lottery with experiment
Inspiration from TV show: American wins lottery with experiment
Last Second Rescue: Brave Yorkie shrugs off Eagle Claws
Last Second Rescue: Brave Yorkie shrugs off Eagle Claws

As the saying goes, cats are more likely to have multiple lives.

"Persistent transmission": WHO warns risk groups against monkeypox
"Persistent transmission": WHO warns risk groups against monkeypox

A few days ago, the WHO rejected the declaration of an international health emergency.

Doubts about the cause of the sinking: damage to the "Estonia" greater than expected
Doubts about the cause of the sinking: damage to the "Estonia" greater than expected
"Not meaningless": Lauterbach: Citizen tests will remain
"Not meaningless": Lauterbach: Citizen tests will remain
Summer wave shows: Corona numbers are increasing dynamically
Summer wave shows: Corona numbers are increasing dynamically

The corona infection rate in Germany is picking up again.

"Completely pointless event": Doctors want to completely delete citizen tests
"Completely pointless event": Doctors want to completely delete citizen tests
"Serious threat": Every year, thousands of Germans die from the heat
"Serious threat": Every year, thousands of Germans die from the heat
"Serious threat": Every year, thousands of Germans die from the heat
"Serious threat": Every year, thousands of Germans die from the heat
Summer wave shows: Corona numbers are increasing dynamically
Summer wave shows: Corona numbers are increasing dynamically

The corona infection rate in Germany is picking up again.

Full basements and train cancellations: Heavy thunderstorms are moving over Germany
Full basements and train cancellations: Heavy thunderstorms are moving over Germany

In the south and west, severe storms mean that the rescue services are constantly on duty.

Bigger, heavier, more dangerous: Higher fines for SUV drivers demanded
Bigger, heavier, more dangerous: Higher fines for SUV drivers demanded
Millions theft in Ibiza: Six arrests after burglary at Ronaldo
Millions theft in Ibiza: Six arrests after burglary at Ronaldo
Belgian authorities investigate: Salmonella alarm paralyzes chocolate factory
Belgian authorities investigate: Salmonella alarm paralyzes chocolate factory
Thunderstorm front before the weekend: "The risk of supercells is increased"
Thunderstorm front before the weekend: "The risk of supercells is increased"

Before it gets sunny and summery warm again on Saturday and Sunday, storms will sweep across the country, which according to ntv weather expert Björn Alexander can be tough.

Train derails in the Czech Republic: More storms hit Austria
Train derails in the Czech Republic: More storms hit Austria
Inspiration from TV show: American wins lottery with experiment
Inspiration from TV show: American wins lottery with experiment
21 million tickets sold: fewer traffic jams after the start of the 9-euro ticket
21 million tickets sold: fewer traffic jams after the start of the 9-euro ticket

The 9-euro ticket is intended to make buses and trains more attractive for travelers and reduce car traffic.

Doubts about the cause of the sinking: damage to the "Estonia" greater than expected
Doubts about the cause of the sinking: damage to the "Estonia" greater than expected

The sinking of the "Estonia" is considered the worst shipping disaster in Europe since the Second World War.

Texas migrant tragedy: Most of the dead were women
Texas migrant tragedy: Most of the dead were women
Bruce's Beach, California: Dispossessed black family regains land after 93 years
Bruce's Beach, California: Dispossessed black family regains land after 93 years
"Persistent transmission": WHO warns risk groups against monkeypox
"Persistent transmission": WHO warns risk groups against monkeypox

A few days ago, the WHO rejected the declaration of an international health emergency.

Already second conviction: doctor has to be in custody after killing corona patients
Already second conviction: doctor has to be in custody after killing corona patients

A doctor administers a drug mix to two Covid patients that kills them.

The federal government cannot make specifications: Lauterbach calls for masks and tests to be compulsory in homes
The federal government cannot make specifications: Lauterbach calls for masks and tests to be compulsory in homes
Raid in Stuttgart: "lateral thinking" founder Ballweg arrested
Raid in Stuttgart: "lateral thinking" founder Ballweg arrested
Almost 14 million affected: According to the association, poverty in the country is at its highest level
Almost 14 million affected: According to the association, poverty in the country is at its highest level
Support for Lauterbach: Streeck: "We have to get away from random tests"
Support for Lauterbach: Streeck: "We have to get away from random tests"

Virologist Streeck defends Health Minister Lauterbach's decision to abolish free tests for everyone.

Perpetrators manage to escape: another attack on money transporters in Berlin
Perpetrators manage to escape: another attack on money transporters in Berlin

In the late morning, two masked men get out of their car in front of a Postbank branch in the Wilmersdorf district of Berlin.

Suspect in Bonn is silent: severed head and body are examined
Suspect in Bonn is silent: severed head and body are examined
Places cut off from the outside world: storms wreak havoc in Carinthia
Places cut off from the outside world: storms wreak havoc in Carinthia
Incident on vacation: campers insult Drosten as a "mass murderer"
Incident on vacation: campers insult Drosten as a "mass murderer"
Places cut off from the outside world: storms wreak havoc in Carinthia
Places cut off from the outside world: storms wreak havoc in Carinthia

Heavy thunderstorms with gusts of wind and heavy rain are moving over the Austrian state of Carinthia during the night.

Gunfire near Vancouver: Police shoot bank robbers on the street
Gunfire near Vancouver: Police shoot bank robbers on the street

These are scenes that otherwise only take place in films: A shootout ensues during an attempted bank robbery in the Canadian community of Saanich.

Inspiration from TV show: American wins lottery with experiment
Inspiration from TV show: American wins lottery with experiment
Last Second Rescue: Brave Yorkie shrugs off Eagle Claws
Last Second Rescue: Brave Yorkie shrugs off Eagle Claws
Suspect arrested: Man lays severed head in court
Suspect arrested: Man lays severed head in court
"Used to death and kidnapping": Report on Colombia's civil war shows horror
"Used to death and kidnapping": Report on Colombia's civil war shows horror

The civil war in Colombia has lasted for more than half a century and has claimed around 220,000 lives.

Capitol Storm Inquiry: Witness: Trump Demanded Access For Armed Supporters
Capitol Storm Inquiry: Witness: Trump Demanded Access For Armed Supporters

Cassidy Hutchinson made it clear to the investigative committee on the Capitol storming on January 6, 2021 that the White House was well aware of the threat.

First stolen, then exposed: Man wants to swap police license plates for cell phones
First stolen, then exposed: Man wants to swap police license plates for cell phones
Probably no fault of their own: Eight-year-old Joe wandered through an underground labyrinth of sewers for days
Probably no fault of their own: Eight-year-old Joe wandered through an underground labyrinth of sewers for days
Monsoon rain probably cause: at least 19 dead in house collapse in Mumbai
Monsoon rain probably cause: at least 19 dead in house collapse in Mumbai
Katja Husen was 46 years old: Green politician dies after falling in a bicycle race
Katja Husen was 46 years old: Green politician dies after falling in a bicycle race

The biologist and longtime local Greens politician Katja Husen dies at the age of 46 as a result of an accident.

Attack on Youtuber in India: dog excrement dispute occupies German embassy
Attack on Youtuber in India: dog excrement dispute occupies German embassy

Youtube videos from India make Julia and Uttam known to a wide audience.

"Colossal mistake": Russian oligarch dares to criticize Putin's war
"Colossal mistake": Russian oligarch dares to criticize Putin's war
Unexpected explanation in the process: police murder: the accused speaks of self-defense
Unexpected explanation in the process: police murder: the accused speaks of self-defense
Three men arrested: Police raid "Caliphate State".
Three men arrested: Police raid "Caliphate State".
After a train derailment in Missouri: 15-year-old stands by the dying truck driver
After a train derailment in Missouri: 15-year-old stands by the dying truck driver

When a train collides with a truck in Missouri, a group of Boy Scouts are on board.

Accident on the Rhine: 165 passengers are stuck on the river cruiser
Accident on the Rhine: 165 passengers are stuck on the river cruiser

A driving error could have cost almost 170 passengers their river cruise.

Maintained innocence to the end: Five years in prison for 101-year-old ex-concentration camp guard
Maintained innocence to the end: Five years in prison for 101-year-old ex-concentration camp guard