The idea of the United States as a “shining city upon a hill” is most closely associated with President Ronald Reagan but has been used by politicians since the country’s earliest days.
Police are hunting a 'volatile' knifeman following a stabbing spree in Munich's central square. Police were called after reports of multiple stabbings in the German city with at least five people injured - none thought to be life-threatening.
German police are attempting to prevent small groups of protesters from disrupting the G20 summit in Hamburg, hours before world leaders are set to meet. Officers dressed in riot gear intervened as protest groups tried to enter the red zone, the blocked-off area close to the summit venue, as other groups of people staged sit-ins across the city.