December 6 is St. Nicholas Day. In Germany, children polish their boots and put them outside, in the hopes that Nicholas will leave them a treat. Where does this tradition come from and how does St. Nicholas differ from Santa Claus?
Thousands of dancers have gathered outside St. Peter's square for a special tango performance on Pope Francis' birthday. The pontiff turns 78 today.
A Russian company has removed a memorial to Apple's founder, Steve Jobs, outside a St. Petersburg college "to comply with the country's laws on gay propaganda." The move follows Tim Cook's coming out as a gay man.
Goldsmith Lothar Lange shows us his favorite places in Bautzen: St. Nicholas Church, the Protschenberg with its wonderful views and the café bar “Goliath“.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition ally, the CSU, has stirred up a storm for proposing that migrants speak German in their homes. The demand comes amid a sharp rise in the number of migrants in the country.
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