Every year 40 million baby chicks are killed in Germany just after they hatch - because they're male. The state of North Rhine-Westphalia has now banned the practice.
Israeli politicians have accused Poland's premier of distorting history and anti-Semitism following comments made about "Jewish perpetrators" during World War II. The countries have been at odds over a new Holocaust law.
Turks living in Germany have criticized insults made by a right-wing AfD politician in which he called them "camel drivers" and "fatherland-less riffraff." The Turkish community has threatened legal action.
Germany's gold medal in the figure skating pairs was an unlikely triumph in more ways than one. That only made their record-setting performance all the sweeter for Aljona Savchenko and Bruno Massot.
Heavy winds caused chaotic scenes on Day 3 of the Winter Olympics, but there was still plenty of action. Two athletes made Olympic history while Germany stayed on top of the medals tally.
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