A German data protection agency fined Google Inc. 145,000 euros ($189,000) for illegally recording information from unsecured wireless networks—an amount it acknowledged is “totally inadequate” as a deterrent to the multinational giant.
Facebook will fight a German privacy watchdog’s demand to allow users to register with fake names, insisting Tuesday that its current practice fully complies with the law.
Seven suspects accused of fatally shooting a German tourist near San Francisco’s Union Square last year, including one still at large, were indicted by a grand jury this week.
The world’s largest consumer electronics’ trade shows is about to get underway in Germany. Ford is there to show off Evos, its new concept car.
The world’s largest passenger airplane arrived at San Francisco International Airport Tuesday to mark the start of its regular service between SFO and Germany.
The U.S. Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission are expanding their probe into possible kickbacks on the part of computer maker Hewlett Packard Co., a regulatory filing said.
DUISBURG, Germany (AP) _ A stampede inside a tunnel crowded with techno music fans crushed 15 people to death and injured dozens at the Love Parade festival in western Germany on Saturday.