Germany arrests "marzipan blackmailer" who threatened to poison kids

German police have arrested a man accused of leaving a box of poisoned marzipan hearts at a school in the country's north and blackmailing a supermarket chain for a sum of 3 million euros (3.3 million dollars).

One drop of blood will reveal all in "labs on a chip"

At first glance, the disposable chip does not look like an up-and-coming high-tech device, but the little, clear plastic square, developed at the University of Kiel, Germany, is brimming with potential.

Germany launches four more jets in mission against Islamic State

Four additional German Tornado reconnaissance jets began their journey to Turkey on Tuesday to support units already there assisting in operations against Islamic State.