Germany News

Germany: E.coli Outbreak is Over

Germany’s national disease control center says it is declaring the country’s deadly E. coli outbreak over. The Robert Koch Institute said Tuesday no one has fallen ill for three weeks – a period that covers the disease’s incubation time. There …

Germany Warns of Apple Software Security Hole

The software running Apple’s iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch has “critical weaknesses” that could be used by criminals to gain access to confidential data on the devices, Germany’s IT security agency warned Wednesday. Clicking on an infected PDF file …

U.S. Death May be Linked to Germany’s E.coli Outbreak

Health officials say the death of an Arizona resident who recently traveled to Germany may be linked to the food-poisoning outbreak in Europe. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday said the death is under investigation. The Arizona …

German Authorities Investigate Fatal Blimp Crash

The pilot of a Goodyear blimp screamed “I crashed the airship” before it burst into flames, a passenger who leapt to safety says. Photographer Joachim Storch told media that the blimp – The Spirit of Safety – missed its designated …

Strategic Alliance for Swiss Re and PRO

PRO Insurance Solutions (PRO) and Swiss Re Europe S.A. German Branch (Swiss Re) announced a strategic alliance for the German market which seeks to leverage the resources and experience of PRO to expand the services provided to Swiss Re’s clients. …