Patchwork families are what result when parents separate from their partners and then find new ones. It's not always easy for children to cope, but as two patchwork families in Berlin prove, the situation also has its advantages.
One in five people living in Germany has a migration background. How does this cultural diversity affect everyday life? The Kukic-Leipachers are one family that knows about it at first hand.
There is a bidding war between two rock-bottom retailing chains over Family Dollar, a store serving many low-income communities in the US. It's a story about the richest and the poorest members of the US society.
Gaza City awoke on Wednesday after a night of celebrations marking the truce with Israel to a stark reminder of the damage left behind by the seven-week war. Now Gazans hope to get on with rebuilding their lives.
They sang of God and of their African homeland, fighting for their rights as they traveled through Europe 100 years ago. Their voices are now recorded in one CD box.
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