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Russia’s Putin Inks Deal to Incorporate Crimea

March 18th, 2014 (1)
Moscow (MunichNOW News / dpa) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and leaders of Crimea and its biggest city Sevastopol signed a treaty Tuesday making the two entities new members of the Russian Federation. The treaty goes into force immediately, ...

Bavarians Vote in Municipal Polls - Runoff Expected In Munich Mayoral Race

March 17th, 2014 (0)
Munich (munichNOW News / dpa) - Voters went to the polls in the southern German state of Bavaria Sunday in municipal elections that were seen as a test of the popularity of both the conservative CSU and the Social Democrats ...

German Nico Rosberg Takes Comfortable Victory in Australian Grand Prix

March 16th, 2014 (0)
Melbourne (dpa) – Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg opened the 2014 Formula One season with a comfortable victory in an otherwise turbulent Australian Grand Prix on Sunday. Rosberg took over the lead at the very start and was never really ...

Bayern Munich Boss to Serve Prison Sentence, Resigns Post

March 15th, 2014 (0)
Berlin (MunichNOW News / dpa) - Bayern Munich President Uli Hoeness said Friday he will not appeal a three-and-a-half-year sentence for tax evasion and will go to jail. A football legend in Germany, Hoeness, 62, said he will also resign as president ...

Bayern Munich Boss to Appeal Jail Sentence for Tax Evasion

March 13th, 2014 (0)
Berlin (MunichNOW News / dpa) - Uli Hoeness, the president of German football champions Bayern Munich, is to appeal a court verdict Thursday sentencing him to three and half years in jail for evading taxes estimated at 28.5 million euros ...

Prosecutors Seek Jail Sentence for German Football Boss Hoeness

March 13th, 2014 (0)
Berlin (MunichNOW News / dpa) - German football boss Uli Hoeness should face five and half years in jail for tax evasion, prosecutors told a court in Munich Thursday. Lawyers for Hoeness, the president of German football champions Bayern ...

German Exports, Imports Rebound as Economy Picks Up Pace

March 11th, 2014 (0)
Berlin (munichNOW Business / dpa) – German exports grew at their fastest pace in nearly two years in January and imports surged as Europe’s biggest economy bounded into the new year, data released Tuesday showed. Monthly exports rose by ...

EXTRA: Putin: Yanukovych is Only Legitimate President of Ukraine

March 4th, 2014 (0)
Moscow (MunichNOW NEWS / dpa) - Russian President Vladimir Putin says there is only one legitimate Ukrainian president and he is Viktor Yanukovych. He tells a press conference that the acting president is not legitimate. He describes what happened ...

Ukraine Crisis Sends Shares Tumbling, Pushes Oil and Gold Higher

March 3rd, 2014 (0)
Frankfurt (munichNOW News / dpa) – Escalating tensions in Ukraine hit world markets Monday with European share markets tumbling, while oil and gold prices jumped. Europe’s benchmark EuroStoxx 600 fell 1.68 per cent to 332.33 points in early trading, ...

Bayern Power Past Schalke, Dortmund Wins, Leverkusen Slump

March 2nd, 2014 (0)
Munich (MunichNOW News / dpa) - Arjen Robben scored a hat-trick as Bayern Munich thrashed fourth-placed Schalke 5-1 Saturday to go 20 points clear at the top of the Bundesliga. Borussia Dortmund defeated Nuremberg 3-0 to move second above Bayer Leverkusen ...