From eggs to horsemeat, a veritable catalog of tainted food has plagued Germany. DW presents a roundup of food scandals affecting the country over the past few years - and some measures politicians and individuals are taking to keep from getting sick.
Several thousand passengers were stranded at sea or blocked from leaving the French port after a protest by sailors. The blockade lasted eight hours and came ahead of talks with company bosses over job losses.
The UK government is to invest hundreds of millions of pounds at the site of the Trident nuclear submarine deterrent in Scotland. Scottish Nationalists have campaigned for Trident to be scrapped.
Prolific horror filmmaker Wes Craven has died at the age of 76. He directed iconic horror films such as the 'Scream' and 'Nightmare on Elm Street' series, and published a number of books.