Berthold Beitz, who was honored for saving hundreds of Jews in occupied Poland during World War II and became one of post-war West Germany's leading industrialists, has died at 99.Full story
LONDON (Reuters) - Slowly but unsurely, Europe is facing up to population trends that will sap long-run economic growth and force nations to choose between cutting pensions and welfare benefits or paying higher taxes to maintain them. Full story
The German automaker is making a large and some say risky bet on its new all-electric vehicle, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau, who offers a look at the new model.
The starting bid was $3 million for what is believed to be one of the four copies ever drawn up of the 801 Jews that German businessman Oscar Schindler is credited for saving from the Nazis. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports German companies may have the answer to creating jobs and lowering unemployment in the U.S.
NBC’s Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro discuss the significance of President Obama’s speech in Germany and compare the reception he received Wednesday to the one he received as a candidate in 2008.
President Barack Obama is headed back to the U.S. after a trip through Europe. NBC’s Kristen Welker and Shira Toeplitz, politics editor for Roll Call, join The Cycle for more.
The capuchin monkey "Mally" formerly owned by Canadian singer Justin Bieber plays in his new home the Serengeti-Park in Hodenhagen, northern Germany, on June 26, 2013. The German customs authority confiscated the monkey in March 2013 while Justin Bieber arrived at the Munich airport. AFP PHOTO / CA
Portugal's Diogo Carvalho, Germany's Markus Deibler, Ryan Lochte of the U.S. and Hungary's Laszlo Cseh are seen underwater as they swim in the men's 200m individual medley semi-final during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Michael Dalder (
File photo of CEO of German industrial conglomerate ThyssenKrupp Heinrich Hiesinger former CEO Ekkehard Schulz Berthold Beitz and supervisory board chairman Gerhard Cromme before the annual meeting in Bochum, January 20, 2012. Beitz, the 99-year-old chairman of the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen and H
Newly elected Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser arrives for a news conference in Germany's Siemens AG headquarter in Munich July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle