Monday, January 24

The bathtub of Berlin: soaking it up on Germany’s sunniest island
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The bathtub of Berlin: soaking it up on Germany’s sunniest island

Off the beach, villas ornate enough for a king; on the beach, fish-smoking huts offering delicious platefuls. Welcome to Usedom, an isle of delights In whitewashed Strandkorbs, families huddle together, enjoying the last of the warmth from the faltering autumnal sun on their upturned faces. These striped beach baskets, some owned, others rented, are dotted along large expanses of windswept sands that seep into the inky Baltic sea. The island of Usedom in Pomerania, surrounded by forests of beech trees, is known by some as the “bathtub of Berlin” and by others, slightly more poetically, as “sun island”. Dietrich Gildenhaar, a local author and guide, tells me that the island, north of the Szczecin lagoon in the huge Oder estuary, has been a luxury tourist destination since the Gründerzei...
Arnold Schwarzenegger got into an accident after running a red light.
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Arnold Schwarzenegger got into an accident after running a red light.

Movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger had an accident in one of the districts of Los Angeles. Everything is fine with the celebrity, but the woman who was in one of the four affected cars was hospitalized. According to preliminary data, the cause of the accident was the passage of Schwarzenegger at a red light. Arnie was driving his Yukon SUV and ignored the red arrow. The Hollywood star's car crashed into a Toyota Prius car making a U-turn, and then damaged two more vehicles standing at a traffic light. The impact was so strong that the airbags went off in Schwarzenegger's SUV. It is reported that the actor was sober. The woman who was in the Toyota was hospitalized. Her injuries are not dangerous. The police are investigating the circumstances of the accident.
Gunman dead and several injured after shooting in Heidelberg
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Gunman dead and several injured after shooting in Heidelberg

Police said lone gunman shot several people with a long gun in a lecture hall in the German university town A gunman has died after injuring several people with a long gun in a lecture hall in the university town of Heidelberg, German police have said. Police said in a brief statement that the perpetrator was dead, but did not give details of how that happened. Bild newspaper reported that the shooter had turned his weapon on himself. The gunman was himself a student and was carrying several firearms at the time of the attack, news agency dpa reported on Monday afternoon. Investigators do not currently assume the attack to have had a religious or political dimension, several German news outlets reported. At around 1:30 pm on Monday, police had asked people via social media ...
Nato reinforces eastern borders as Ukraine tensions mount
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Nato reinforces eastern borders as Ukraine tensions mount

Stoltenberg says ‘deteriorating security situation’ has led Nato allies to ready frigates, fighter jets and troops for ‘collective defence’ Nato is reinforcing its eastern borders with land, sea and air forces, the military alliance’s secretary general has said, as a Russian invasion of Ukraine appeared increasingly likely. Jens Stoltenberg said the “deteriorating security situation” had led Nato allies to ready frigates, fighter jets and troops for their “collective defence”. The US administration was also ready to increase its military presence in eastern Europe, Nato’s chief, a former prime minister of Norway, warned in a statement that appeared designed to further raise the stakes for the Kremlin. “I welcome allies contributing additional forces to ...
Jolie was filmed on a date with her ex-husband: A singer in the past?
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Jolie was filmed on a date with her ex-husband: A singer in the past?

After the divorce from Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie's personal life began to interest the public even more. Every day new novels are attributed to her, and then mysterious details are found out. Now the alleged lover of the star is the singer The Weeknd. Not so long ago they spent a weekend together. Then journalists filmed celebrities during a date in an elite restaurant. They left the institution together in Santa Monica in the singer's car. At the same time, taking the star home was not part of his plans. After dinner, the "couple" spent time at the artist's mansion. At the same time, despite the rumors, apparently, a serious age difference does not bother anyone. Angelina Jolie is 15 years older than the alleged chosen one. At meetings with the singer, she does not hesitate to dres...