Stories tagged: Slovakia
Tue., June 20, 2017, 8:47 a.m.
Volkswagen workers strike in Slovakia
Workers at Volkswagen’s Slovak unit began an indefinite strike over wages, underscoring the risk of a skilled-labor shortage materializing in a key European Union manufacturing hub as unemployment plumbs record …
Sat., April 1, 2017, 6 a.m.
Overlooked by guidebooks, Slovakia is a worthy European destination without the crowds
I always search for the road less touristed. Yet it was not without trepidation that I drove with my spouse across the Hungarian plain from Budapest into Kosice, Slovakia’s second-largest …
Tue., Jan. 6, 2015
Canadians defeat Russia 5-4 to win World Junior hockey title
TORONTO – Erie Otters star Connor McDavid helped lead Canada to its record 16th World Junior hockey title and first since 2009, scoring a goal in a 5-4 victory over …
Thu., Jan. 7, 2010
Test gone awry lands man in jail
DUBLIN, Ireland – An unknowing 49-year-old electrician emerged Wednesday as an unlikely symbol of what can go wrong in the war on terror after authorities in Slovakia planted an explosive …