Erik Kirschbaum

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Hertha BSC has had a tough Bundesliga season so far, but there's hope on the horizon. German soccer legend Jürgen Klinsmann took over as head coach in late November.

Can Klinsmann save Hertha?

Hertha BSC has had a tough Bundesliga season so far, but there's hope on the horizon. German soccer legend Jürgen Klinsmann took over as head coach in late November.

from Studio Berlin

As 2019 comes to a close, it’s time to look back at the important news stories that we’ve covered on Studio Berlin.

What were the biggest news stories of the year?

As 2019 comes to a close, it’s time to look back at the important news stories that we’ve covered on Studio Berlin.

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How have East and West Germany grown together 30 years after the Fall of the Berlin Wall?

Building a new Germany after the Fall of the Wall

How have East and West Germany grown together 30 years after the Fall of the Berlin Wall?

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Senators have been sworn in and the trial begins next week.

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A special Left, Right & Center recorded in front of an audience in Santa Monica.

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