With conditions: First brothels are allowed to reopen

The sex business is one of the last areas that was banned in the corona pandemic. With existential consequences for prostitutes and brothels. In some federal states, sex work will soon be allowed again – subject to conditions. Brothels are allowed to reopen in some parts of northern Germany. The northern states of Schleswig-Holstein, Hamburg, […]

Illegal immigrants: New York as a “city of refuge” in danger

US President Trump has long had an argument with his native New York. He is particularly bothered by the 500,000 illegal immigrants. Because the city administration offers them special protection. By Stephan Laack, ARD Studio New York Around 200 cities in the USA are so-called “Sanctuary Cities”. These cities, including New York, offer special protection […]

1: 1 on matchday 2: Tired Wolfsburg get point in Freiburg

Even a flood of shots on goal did not give SC Freiburg the second Bundesliga victory they had hoped for against VfL Wolfsburg. In the first home game of the new season on Sunday (27.09.2020), SC Freiburg did not get beyond a 1: 1 (1: 1) against VfL Wolfsburg. Striker Nils Petersen took the lead […]

After a cyber attack: passport data from 12,000 Germans online

Hackers have posted passport data of hundreds of thousands of people online. Among them are 12,000 Germans. The data comes from the immigration authorities of Argentina. Identity theft threatens. Von Maximilian Zierer and Ivo Marusczyk, BR The attack occurred on August 27, 2020: around 7 a.m., numerous border guards reported to the IT support of […]

German debate after Moria fire: “These are Europe’s refugees”

Development Minister Müller is pushing for refugees from Moria to be accepted. In the ARD he called the number of 2000 migrants. A “coalition of the willing” must go ahead within the EU. Different tones come from NRW. The fires in the Greek refugee camp Moria have once again brought the precarious conditions in the […]

Corona crisis in New York: Escape from the Big Apple

Manhattan is the heart of New York. But now there are many empty apartments in the district – and not only there. Thousands of residents have fled: from Corona, fear and unemployment. By Antje Passenheim, ARD-Studio New York They shape the streetscape of New York: moving trucks. Boxes and furniture are piling up on the […]

Data for August: the number of unemployed is only rising slightly

The German labor market has stabilized further after the slump caused by the Corona crisis. The number of unemployed rose again slightly – but not because of Corona. The number of unemployed in Germany rose again in August. According to the Federal Employment Agency (BA), 2.95 million people were unemployed, 45,000 more than in July […]

Oury Jalloh case: experts accuse authorities of serious errors

In 2005 the asylum seeker Oury Jalloh burned in a police cell in Dessau. Legal experts now conclude that his arrest was unlawful. They also accuse the state government of the investigation. More than 15 years after the unexplained death by fire of the asylum seeker Oury Jalloh in a Dessau police cell, two legal […]

Wisconsin riot: murder charges after fatal shots

A 17-year-old is said to have shot two people during the protests against police violence in Kenosha. The prosecution charges him with murder. His lawyer speaks of self-defense. The 17-year-old suspect has been charged after killing two people and injuring another in anti-police violence protests in the US city of Kenosha, Wisconsin. Kyle R. is […]