Daimler reported unexpectedly strong profits, underlining a rebound by traditional carmakers despite the pandemic.
The agreement is a small fraction of the sum that Volkswagen paid after admitting to emissions cheating in 2015.
German officials were caught off guard after hundreds of young men attacked the police in Stuttgart, but others were less surprised, saying the clashes exposed long-simmering tensions with immigrants.
The coronavirus pandemic has forced the cancellation of most cultural events, including concerts. But two German orchestras found an intensely personal way to play on.
Over the last 20 years, some once-grand clubs have been left behind by insurgents with new money and big ideas. In Germany, their fate may be a harbinger of what is to come after the shutdown.
The pandemic marginalized the far right, as Germans rallied behind Angela Merkel. But the reopening has brought them back, and they are preparing to seize new opportunities.
A lucky group of concertgoers experienced live music for the first time since lockdown, in a series of ultra-intimate recitals.