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art

More: Kunstmuseum Bern's president Christoph Schaeublin told reporters in Berlin the museum would accept the collection, but would work to ensure that any art looted from Jewish owners by the Nazis is returned - @AP

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air travel

A door fell off a private Learjet 60 carrying U2 frontman Bono as it came in for a landing at Berlin's Schoenefeld airport; no injuries reported - @USAToday

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Berlin Wall, Berlin, Berlin, DE

Video: Berlin Wall balloons released to mark 25th anniversary of its fall - Instagram user buzzty

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Berlin Wall, Berlin, Berlin, DE

Photo: Messages for freedom and peace at Berlin Wall on 25th anniversary of its fall - @lealux

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Berlin Wall, Berlin, Berlin, DE

Live video: 8,000 illuminated balloons to be released along route of the Berlin Wall to mark 25th anniversary of its fall - @BBCBreaking

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Berlin Wall, Berlin, Berlin, DE

Photo: Crowds surround part of the last remaining section of the Berlin Wall on 25th anniversary of its fall - @journodave

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Berlin, Berlin, DE

German Chancellor Angela Merkel calls fall of the Berlin Wall a 'message of confidence' and proof that 'dreams can come true' during a ceremony to mark the event's 25th anniversary - @WSJ

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Berlin, Berlin, DE

Photo: Balloons over Berlin trace the route of the former wall on the 25th anniversary of the wall's fall - @GermanyDiplo

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Berlin, Berlin, DE

Mikhail Gorbachev makes an impression in cement as he visits the former Berlin Wall border - @reuterspictures

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taxes

Finance ministers, tax chiefs from 50 countries sign agreement in Berlin to automatically swap tax information as a part of the OECD's efforts to improve transparency and combat tax evasion - @Reuters

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Canada body parts case

Murder trial witness testifies Luka Magnotta was looking at photos of himself on Interpol website before arrest at Berlin internet cafe - @CBCAlerts

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John Kerry

Photo: US Secretary of State John Kerry and German Foreign Minister Steinmeier speaking in Berlin - @PeterGOliver_RT

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Berlin, Berlin, DE

Dennis Kimetto sets world record by winning Berlin Marathon in 2 hours, 2 minutes, 57 seconds - @AP

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NSA surveillance programs leaked

German opposition parties seek a court order to bring Edward Snowden to Berlin to speak in front of panel investigating mass surveillance - @BloombergNews

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Scotland's independence referendum

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier enters debate about Scottish independence, saying, 'I would openly admit that I would rather see Great Britain remain together' - @Reuters

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Editor's note: According to Reuters, Ukraine, Russia and the European Commission will hold a new round of talks on the gas pricing dispute on Sept. 20 in Berlin, the EU says. However, Russia's energy ministry says it has not yet received an invitation. We are waiting for more clarity from officials. - Aaron

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Berlin, Berlin, DE

Berlin's mayor Klaus Wowereit says he'll step down on Dec. 11 amid ongoing row over city's new airport - @BBCBreaking

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swimming

Britain's Adam Peaty sets a new world record in the 50-meter breaststroke at the European Swimming Championships in Berlin - @BBCSport

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Berlin, Berlin, DE

#BREAKING: BERLIN (AP) - European airlines Air France, Lufthansa suspend all flights to Tel Aviv over safety concerns. - @KHQLocalNews

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Berlin authorities say they've banned pro-Gaza protesters from chanting an anti-Semitic slogan, are investigating sermon by a radical imam - @AP

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