Germany in recession as economy shrinks 2.2% in 1st quarter

The sun rises over one of the main roads in Frankfurt, Germany, Friday, May 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Probst) BERLIN — The German economy shrank by 2.2% in the first quarter compared with the previous three-month period as shutdowns in the country and beyond started to bite, official data showed Friday. That means Europe’s biggest […]