East German-born Claudia Pechstein was a speed skating sensation – until doping accusations in 2009 caused her fall from grace. Fighting for years to prove her innocence, Pechstein is finally back in the skating game and stronger than ever. more »
Mar 26, 2015 2:15 PM People
Naomi Klein was at HKW Sunday night for a sold out lecture. Couldn’t get a ticket? Here’s a look at the lively discussion. more »
Mar 23, 2015 2:00 PM People
Part two of our concierge series, meet Raffaele Sorrentino who turned his impeccable brand of hospitality into a thriving business, offering concierge service to luxury apartments. more »
Feb 19, 2015 3:00 PM People
The Oscars are coming up on Feb 22, which include a Best Picture nomination for The Grand Budapest Hotel. Ever wonder what life as a concierge at a top hotel is really like? Sasha S. reveals... more »
Feb 18, 2015 2:15 PM People
Germany’s most infamous jihadist Denis Cuspert, aka Deso Dogg, was put on the US terrorist watch list by the NSA yesterday, Feb 9. But five years ago, he was just another posturing Kreuzberg rapper. Robert Rigney met him. more »
Feb 10, 2015 11:00 AM People
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