Berlin Briefing

We browse local news stories (mostly reported in German) every weekday morning and report them back in a succinct five-minute (or less) audio summary. In English.

https://berlinbriefing.podigee.io/

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      20.10.2017


      Local News in English. Every Weekday.

      Informant encouraged execution of terror attacks

      Police against dealers, thugs and fraudsters at Hermannplatz

      Coalition wants to promote projects against extremism

      Stroller rolls onto road


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      19.10.2017


      Local News in English. Every Weekday.

      Demonstration against AfD in the Bundestag planned 1

      Demonstration against AfD in the Bundestag planned 2

      Helicopter laser attacker sentenced

      Berlin wants to protect tradespeople from exploding rents

      Tiergarten murderer could have been deported

      80km/h too fast. Truck driver caught speeding on A100.


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      18.10.2017


      Local News in English. Every Weekday.

      Trial against Peter Steudtner is scheduled for October 25th

      Transfer organization for Air Berlin employees seems possible

      30.000 homeless people in Berlin

      School evacuated due to leaked gas irritant


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      17.10.2017


      Local News in English. Every Weekday.

      Police working hard against parking violators

      Murder trial will restart in November 1

      Murder trial will restart in November 2

      New fast train connection between Berlin and Munich

      Dropped pants convict drug dealer


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      16.10.2017


      Local News in English. Every Weekday.

      Transparency issues at Taxi businesses

      Hertha players take a knee against discrimination

      Employment office opens temporary branch in Air Berlin headquarters

      Many Berliners complain about undelivered mail and packages 1

      Many Berliners complain about undelivered mail and packages 2

      Police report – Drunk driver kills pedestrian

      Police Report - Deadly police car crash

      Police report – Hotel robbery


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      13.10.2017 - Episode 100


      Local News in English. Every Weekday.

      Lufthansa buys bigger part of Air Berlin

      Special investigator publishes final report on Berlin Terror attack

      Berlin is a founder’s city – of cheap labor

      Police investigated 17 hours on flatulence


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      12.10.2017


      Local News in English. Every Weekday.

      Breitscheidplatz attacker could have been deported

      Postbank employees on strike

      Cable thefts cause S-Bahn disturbances

      Tickets for European athletics championship are selling well

      Berlin drags down Germany’s economic power


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      11.10.2017


      Local News in English. Every Weekday.

      Breitscheidplatz attacker could have been deported

      Postbank employees on strike

      Cable thefts cause S-Bahn disturbances

      Tickets for European athletics championship are selling well

      Berlin drags down Germany’s economic power


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      10.10.2017


      Local News in English. Every Weekday.

      Seals and blank documents from Ausländerbehörde stolen 1

      Seals and blank documents from Ausländerbehörde stolen 2

      Air Berlin flights to cease this month 1

      Air Berlin flights to cease this month 2

      Three injured in Chlorine gas accident

      Illegal hostel shut down


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      09.10.2017


      Local News in English. Every Weekday.

      Cleanup work after storm Xavier continues

      Syrian dancers perform about migration

      SPD remembers Willly Brandt

      Bomb threat at Friedrichsstadt-Palast

      Police report – Racicst squaller arrested

      Police report – Man pushed on U-Bahn tracks

      Police report – Baseball bat attack in Tempelhof

      Police report – Robber bites store detective

      Police report – Mass brawl at Hermannplatz


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