The Bundesrat voted in favour of a resolution demanding the introduction of 'Ehe für alle', or same-sex marriage. While this doesn't mean gay marriage is legal in Germany, it does put pressure on the government to act.
Germany's parliament suffered a hack attack back in May and parliamentarians were kept in the dark. This week, details of the hack were revealed... find out more in our 'story two'!
Rob whisks you off to Weihenstephan Abbey - the world's oldest brewery which happens to be a former monastery!
The Women's World Cup football team are our Germans of the Week! We'll catch you up on what's been going on in the competition.
All that plus the rest of this week's news in brief. Check it out!