The German government said on Saturday that a move to step up security at US facilities in Germany was Islamist-linked but refused to speculate on reported possible attacks.
It's not the first time Germany's seen fit to boost security at US facilities
Bayern Munich's David Alaba will miss seven weeks of action after injuring himself on international duty. The 22-year old is expected to first be available to play again in the last round of the Bundesliga.
The two main British parties are neck-and-neck in the polls ahead of the May 7 general elections. But business leaders have now weighed in, perhaps giving one party a much-needed boost.
Articles written by the imprisoned Saudi blogger and free speech activist Raif Badawi have now been translated into German and published as a book. His severe punishment is evoking outrage in the West.