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  1. How much cash do you need to visit Europe? Check out this listRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Globe and Mail

    Priceoftravel.com has released its annual list of what it costs to spend a day in a whack of European cities . There's a real science to it, as they look for cheap three-star hotels that have mostly positive online reviews and tally up the cost of one night's stay .

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  2. See inside P&O Cruises' new flagship Britannia and why it really is such a big dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mirror.co.uk

    Nigel Thompson gets a first look inside P&O Cruises' new flagship Britannia and is impressed with what he saw Drool Britannia! She's the Shard skyscraper-sized supership that has UK cruise fans licking their lips in anticipation. And she even has her own stunning shard artwork inside.

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  3. Slovenia's largest bank NLB posts profit after six yearsRead the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    Slovenia's largest bank, state-owned Nova Ljubljanska Banka , posted a 2014 net profit worth 62.3 million euros , the first after six years of losses, in a report filed to the Ljubljana bourse on Friday. The bank was rescued by the state in December 2013 when it received a capital injection of 1.55 billion euros.

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  4. New Market Report: Lidl doo kd in RetailingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | PR-inside.com

    ... research report from Euromonitor International is now available from Fast Market Research Since its entrance into Slovenia in 2007, Lidl's main focus has been to establish a strong outlet network across the country and since then it has been on the ...

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  5. Slovenia's Krka 2014 group net down 4 percentRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Reuters

    ... saw sales rising this year. "Krka's sales in 2015 are planned to amount to 1.26 billion euros, with sales outside Slovenia expected to represent 94 percent of total sales. Profit is planned at the level of the profit reported for 2014," the company ...

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  6. World Cup ski races hitting homestretch | VailDaily.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Vail Daily News

    Matthias Mayer, of Austria,despite a little air time,wings his way to the second of two World Cup wins last weekend in Saalbach, Austria. He helped the Alpine Republic recover from its possibly over-dramatic "historic disaster," at Beaver Creek earlier this month, Mikaela Shiffrin is in the right place in the chase for her third straight slalom title after winning last weekend in Maribor, Slovenia.

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  7. Oral sex may be a life saver for spiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | New Scientist

    IF YOU'RE a male spider, mating can be deadly - it often ends in being eaten by the female. But the Darwin's bark spider might have found a way around this hazard.

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  8. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KTVN Reno

    ... stands after failing to complete the course during an alpine ski, women's World Cup giant slalom event, in Maribor, Slovenia, Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. By The Associated Press States of emergencies have already been declared and schools have already ...

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  9. Larbert teachers look around the world for inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Falkirk Herald

    ... ideas and find new ways to educate youngsters using natural resources. Kinnaird Primary hosted 14 teachers from Slovenia, Romania, Turkey and Cyprus earlier this month as part of a project funded by the British Council and European Union. The ...

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  10. Jan Zaveck Faces Sasha Yengoyan on April 11thRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Boxing Scene

    Hard-punching Belgium-based Armenian Sasha Yengoyan will defend the WBFed welterweight title against former IBF champion Jan Zaveck April 11 in Maribor (Slovenia The 38-year old Zaveck won the IBF title in 2009 and lost it to Andre Berto in 2011. In 2013 he lost to Keith Thurman but have since bounced back with two wins and won the WBO Euro title in October of last year.

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  11. Neo-Marxist philosopher and cultural critic Slavoj A1 2iA3 4ek offers a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... A1 2iA3 4ek, for the uninitiated, is a professor of philosophy and psychoanalysis at the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia and is one of the more well-known academic philosophers living today. He often writes and comments in the mainstream press: ...

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  12. Zuzulova among winners in Slovenian World Cup eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Slovak Spectator

    SLOVAK skier Veronika Velez-Zuzulova ended up second in the February 22 slalom of the World Cup series in Maribor, Slovenia. This was her 17th competition in which she ranked among the winners, the TASR newswire wrote.

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  13. Shiffrin sets World Cup teen record with slalom winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Berkshire Eagle

    MARIBOR, SLOVENIA >> Mikaela Shiffrin defied the pouring rain to comfortably earn her 12th career slalom victory Sunday, taking sole possession of the women's World Cup record for most wins in the discipline by a teenager. The American, who turns 20 next month, had previously shared the record with France's Perrine Pelen, who set it in the 1980s.

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  14. Mikaela Shiffrin sets record for most teenage slalom victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... skiing sensation Mikaela Shiffrin added to her list of accomplishments by winning Sunday's slalom race in Maribor, Slovenia, to take sole possession of the women's World Cup record for most slalom wins by a teenager. Shiffrin won the race in a ...

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  15. Sports Briefs SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Mikaela Shiffrin defied the pouring rain in Maribor, Slovenia, to comfortably earn her 12th career slalom victory Sunday, taking sole possession of the women's World Cup record for most wins in the discipline by a teenager. The American, who turns 20 next month, had shared the record with France's Perrine Pelen , who set it in the 1980s.

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  16. US teen Shiffrin wins World Cup slalom to top standingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WQXI-AM Atlanta

    ... entered is incorrect. Please try again. If you're unable to remember it, you can reset your password . MARIBOR, Slovenia (AP) - Mikaela Shiffrin defied the pouring rain to comfortably earn her 12th career slalom victory Sunday, taking sole ...

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  17. Mikaela Shiffrin wins Maribor slalom, takes World Cup leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | CBC News

    Mikaela Shiffrin, of the United States, celebrates winning Sunday's women's World Cup slalom, in Maribor, Slovenia. With her 12th victory, the 19-year-old takes sole possession of the women's World Cup record for most wins in the discipline by a teenager.

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  18. Shiffrin wins at MariborRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Sky Sports

    The 19-year-old American, who retained her world title earlier this month, had enough of an advantage from the first leg to ease off in the second run and post just the 12th fastest time. Slovenian star Tina Maze, who returned from the World Championships with two titles to her name, failed to finish the first leg in Saturday's giant slalom and she once again failed to reward her thousands of fans who flocked to the slopes as she straddled a gate on the second leg, having been sixth after the first run.

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  19. Fenninger's hot streak in giant slalom continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Bangkok Post

    Austria's recently-crowned world champion Anna Fenninger took full advantage of mishaps to local star Tina Maze and American great Lindsey Vonn to win Saturday's World Cup giant slalom. Anna Fenninger of Austria competes during the first leg of women's FIS World Cup Giant Slalom in Maribor, Slovenia on February 21, 2015 Fenninger, 25, the defending overall World Cup champion, was fastest over both legs, beating world silver medallist Viktoria Rebensburg of Germany by seven hundredths of a second.

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  20. Fenninger takes Maribor honoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Sky Sports

    Austrian world champion Anna Fenninger claimed her second World Cup giant slalom win of the season and closed the gap on overall leader Tina Maze by taking victory in Maribor. Fenninger perfectly controlled her two runs on the Slovenian course to triumph in a combined time of two minutes and 24.50 seconds but it was a close call as she led last weekend's silver-medallist Viktoria Rebensburg of Germany by 0.04 seconds.

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