Germans expressed anger over violence that hit a G20 world leaders' summit in Hamburg, raising awkward questions for Chancellor Angela Merkel less than three months before an election.
Eighteen people were killed when a tour bus burst into flames after colliding with a lorry on a motorway in the German state of Bavaria, police said.
Germany's parliament has voted to legalise same-sex marriage, and introduced fines of $77 million on social media sites for not removing hate speech and fake news.
German prosecutors said they were investigating a 14-year-old boy suspected of shooting plastic bullets from a toy gun at the King of Thailand who was cycling near Munich this month.
At least nine people were killed and more than 90 wounded were taken to Kabul hospitals after a huge car bomb exploded in the Afghan capital, a public health official said, and the casualty total could rise.
Ivanka Trump was booed in Berlin when she described her father Donald as a "tremendous champion of supporting families" and said she was still fine-tuning her role as first daughter and informal White House adviser.
Salt actually makes you hungrier not thirstier, according to a new study.
Germany's military has embarked on a series of structural reforms after a sexual abuse scandal rocked its elite special operations training centre in southern Germany, the top military officer told lawmakers in a report obtained by Reuters.