German police investigate motive for Muenster restaurant attack

BERLIN (Reuters) – German forensic police combed the area outside a restaurant in the western city of Muenster on Sunday as they tried to establish the motive of a man who drove a camper van into a group of diners, killing two before shooting himself dead. In the attack on Saturday afternoon the man ploughed the vehicle into people seated ...

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Prince Charles reunited with fan who stole a kiss

Image copyright EPA Image caption Leila Sherwood never forgot the kiss she planted on the royal cheek The Prince of Wales has been reunited with a woman who managed to steal a kiss from him nearly 40 years ago. In 1979, Leila Sherwood made headlines as a 14-year-old when she kissed the young prince on the cheek at Cairns Airport. ...

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Christian Sewing to become new CEO of Deutsche Bank – source

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Christian Sewing, currently co-deputy chief executive officer of Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE), is to become the new CEO of Germany’s biggest lender, replacing John Cryan, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Sunday. Christian Sewing, member of the board of Germany’s Deutsche Bank is pictured in Frankfurt, Germany, February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski Sewing, a German ...

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Hungary votes, expected to grant third term to nationalist PM Orban

BUDAPEST/GYONGYOS, Hungary (Reuters) – Hungary’s Viktor Orban, a hardliner on immigration in Europe, pledged to fight for his country after casting his vote on Sunday in an election that is expected to give him a third straight term in office. People pass by election posters of Prime Minister Viktor Orban in Gyongyos, Hungary April 8, 2018. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger After an ...

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Commonwealth Games: Duncan Scott wins 100m freestyle swimming gold

Scotland’s Duncan Scott won two relay silver medals at the Rio 2016 Olympics Scotland’s Duncan Scott won Commonwealth Games gold with a shock victory in the 100m freestyle final at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre. Scott, 20, finished in a time of 48.02 seconds to edge out South Africa’s Chad le Clos (48.15) in a dramatic finish to the race. ...

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Dubai cryptocurrency firm denies Alibaba trademark infringement

DUBAI (Reuters) – A Dubai-based cryptocurrency company called Alibabacoin Foundation has rebuffed allegations of trademark infringement brought against it by the giant Chinese online retailer Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N) in a U.S. lawsuit last week. FILE PHOTO – A sign of Alibaba Group is seen during the fourth World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, China, December 3, 2017. REUTERS/Aly ...

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