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1 hr ago | National Journal

Could America Become a Banana Republic?

The Supreme Court's recent McCutcheon ruling paves the way for a new era of political corruption in the U.S. Last week, I was in Prague for the third annual World Forum on Governance, which brings together people from countries around the world, including Eastern and Central Europe, Russia, China, Ukraine, Turkey, Egypt, South Africa, India, and ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Mafia, Vladimir Putin, Europe, World News, US Supreme Court

6 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

Foreign Judgment in Criminal Fraud Action Enforceable in New York

A New York Appellate Court held for the first time that a judgment issued by a foreign country's criminal court awarding monetary compensation to a fraud victim is civil, not penal in nature, and therefore enforceable in New York State.

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10 hrs ago | AVHerald

UTAir CRJ2 near Brno on Jan 30th 2014, cracked windshield

A UTAir Canadair CRJ-200, registration VQ-BGM performing flight UT-832 from Brno to Moscow Vnukovo , was climbing through FL300 when the first officer's windshield cracked.

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14 hrs ago | Czech Happenings

Klaus voted against Czech EU accession - Klaus says in interview

Former president Vaclav Klaus told CTK today he had voted against the Czech Republic's EU accession in the referendum on it, held in 2003.

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18 hrs ago | Newsday

Czech bottle-boat inventors crave the sea

For many people, reaching the sea each summer is a national obsession. For landlocked countries, not having a coastline can be a national trauma.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, Europe, World News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Slovak Spectator

RegioJet wants IC trains in Slovakia

THE LARGEST private train carrier in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, RegioJet, officially started its preparations for entry into national long-distance transport in Slovakia, the SITA newswire reported.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Slovakia,

Switched

There's Such A Thing As A Bunny Hop Competition, And It Was Held In Prague

Inspired by equestrian jumping events, rabbit enthusiasts in the Czech Republic recently organized a bunny hop competition as an early Easter celebration.

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Related Topix: World News, Europe, Life, Holidays, Easter, Abilene, TX, Grapevine, TX

Circulation

Electrophysiologic Profile and Results of Invasive Risk...

From the Children's Heart Center, University Hospital, Motol, Prague ; Pediatric Cardiology, Children's University Hospital Brno, Brno, Czech Republic ; Department of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany .

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Czech Happenings

Ukraine cannot join EU without necessary reforms - Zeman

Ukraine cannot join the EU in the next several years without implementing political and economic reforms, Czech President Milos Zeman told university students on a visit to the east Bohemian centre Hradec Kralove today.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine,

Trend

Russian, Georgian special representatives to discuss security issues

Russian Deputy FM, Grigory Karasin and Georgian Prime Minister's Special Envoy on Relations with Russia, Zurab Abashidze will meet in Prague on April 16. Georgian Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze told journalists on Tuesday, April 15 that Abashidze is departing for the Czech Republic's capital.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Russia, Georgia

Czech Happenings

Europe does not understand Czech Euroscepticism - Rupnik

The Czech Republic's EU membership is a symbol of its return to Europe and it has brought the period of a great prosperity, which makes Czech Euroscepticism all the more incomprehensible for the rest of the EU, Czech-born French political scientist Jacques Rupnik has told CTK.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Globe and Mail

Best pictures from the past 24 hours

A resident, whose home was damaged by a major fire, sits in Memory Square in the centre of the fire zone in Valparaiso, April 13, 2014.

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Switched

T-Mobile Ends Overage Charges, Pushes Others To Do The Same

A logo for T-Mobile, operated by Deutsche Telekom AG, is seen on display outside the company's headquarters in Prague, Czech Republic, on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014.

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Business Journal

Czech Republic cancels Westinghouse nuclear project

Westinghouse Electric said it was "deeply disappointed" in the move by the state-owned power company in the Czech Republic.

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Reuters

Czech investor Penta to focus on healthcare, airport -paper

Czech-Slovak investment group Penta is looking to sell some of its smaller holdings to focus on bigger projects such as expanding its healthcare division and building a competitor to Prague airport, a partner in the firm was quoted as saying on Monday.

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Prague Daily Monitor

Opencall Mobile opening its first retail store in Prague

Revolution in RevoluA nA street Prague - from 14th of April till the 18th of April 2014, OpenCall Mobile will be the first virtual mobile operator in Czech Republic to open its own retail store.

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Europe, Czech Republic Travel, World News

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Radio Prague

Sparta 10 points clear after Plzen draw with Jihlava

Sparta Prague's lead at the top of the Czech soccer league is now 10 points after second-placed Viktoria PlzeAS could only manage a 1:1 draw against Jihlava on Sunday.

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Radio Prague

Czech man found with amnesia in Norway begins regaining memory after phone conversation with family

A Czech man who was found suffering from amnesia in Norway has begun to gradually regain his memory, the Norwegian TV station NRK reported.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Radio Prague

Declining trust in EU legacy of previous euro-sceptic governments and president, says Sobotka

Czechs' declining trust in the European Union is the legacy of previous euro-sceptic governments and euro-sceptic former president VA clav Klaus, the prime minister, Bohuslav Sobotka said on Friday evening after a meeting with the chairman of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Social Democratic Party of Germany, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Prague Daily Monitor

Prague College Announces the Inauguration of Its New 'Advisory Board'

The purpose of the Board is to advise on the academic and institutional strategy that underpins plans for the College's ongoing development.

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