Daimler AG is recalling about 85,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles in the United States to prevent a loss of power steering fluid.
The government's auto safety agency says in a posting to its website Monday that the recall involves Mercedes-Benz C-Class vehicles from the 2010 model year and Mercedes-Benz E-Class vehicles... more »
German music, Bavarian dancers, ethnic food and plenty of beer will be available at the Pueblo Union Depot Friday and Saturday, for the 20th Annual Oktoberfest.
The 2-day festival has grown to include everything from beer tasting-- 55 varieties available-- to brat eating and beer chugging contests.
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Germany says it has taken six of its ten submarines out of service to save money. The Defense Ministry told The Associated Press on Monday the German navy originally wanted to use the six 206A type submarines until 2015 but decided two weeks ago to cut maintenance expenses.
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The German drama "The White Ribbon" has taken top honors from the American Society of Cinematographers. The group's feature-film award Saturday night went to cinematographer Christian Berger for "The White Ribbon," director Michael Haneke's study of a small German town beset by mysterious violence on the eve of World War... more »
Even more teachers will be included in the merit pay system once it's implemented at Harrison School District 2 this fall.
District spokeswoman Jennifer Sprague has confirmed that all D-2 teachers except for a few exploratory classes such as German, French, auto shop, career and tech ed. will be... more »
Boston Beer Co., maker of Samuel Adams, will team up with a venerable German brewery to jointly produce a new craft beer to be marketed in Germany and the U.S. next spring.
Boston Beer CEO Jim Koch and Josef Schraedler, managing director of Weihenstephan, told The Associated Press Wednesday... more »