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Prague to remove monument to WWII Soviet commander

A district in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is set to remove a statue of a Soviet World War II commander Ivan Konev from its site, a move …


Kosovo PM cancels trip to Czech summit after strong comments

Kosovo’s prime minister has cancelled his participation at a summit of Central European countries following denigrating words from the Czech president against his country.


Czech President Zeman tells Serbia that he dislikes Kosovo

Czech President Milos Zeman dislikes Kosovo, a former Serbian province whose declaration of independence Serbia does not recognize.


Former Gonzaga guard Geno Crandall signs with pro team in Czech Republic

Former Gonzaga guard Geno Crandall has signed to play professionally in the Czech Republic, according to Eurobasket.com.


Drought reveals ancient ‘hunger stones’ in European river

Due to this summer’s drought in Central Europe, boulders known as “hunger stones” are reappearing in the Elbe River.


UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 5:46 p.m.

Gonzaga’s Corey Kispert joining Athletes in Action for foreign tour

Gonzaga rising sophomore forward Corey Kispert has been selected to play with an Athletes in Action team that will tour the Czech Republic and Spain.


Czechs release Syrian Kurdish politician, angering Turkey

A Czech court ruled on Tuesday that the former leader of a Syrian Kurdish party detained by authorities in Prague will be released from detention despite Turkey’s request for his …


Czechs eliminate United States in shootout in Olympic men’s hockey quarterfinals

Pavel Francouz stopped all five shooters and Petr Kouka scored the shootout winner as the Czech Republic eliminated the United States with a 3-2 victory in the quarterfinals Wednesday.


Pro-Russia incumbent wins Czech presidential election

The Czech Republic’s pro-Russia president won a second five-year term Saturday after beating a political newcomer viewed as more Western-oriented in a runoff vote.


Czech president will face runoff election with strong lead

Czech President Milos Zeman failed to win re-election Saturday during the first round of the country’s presidential election Saturday and will face a runoff in two weeks against the former …


European Union to launch action against 3 countries over refugee plan

The European Union warned the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland on Tuesday that they have 24 hours to start taking in refugees under an EU sharing plan or face legal …


Czechs rally against country’s president, finance minister

Tens of thousands of people rallied on Wednesday in the Czech Republic’s capital and other major cities against President Milos Zeman and Finance Minister Andrej Babis.


Czech prime minister announces government resignation

The Czech prime minister announced unexpectedly on Tuesday his government will resign over unexplained business dealings of his rival Andrej Babis, the country’s finance minister.


Czechs ready for fake news ahead of elections

A new Czech unit to combat fake news is preparing to combat disinformation campaigns ahead of two key elections, an official said on Friday.


Ivana Trump to ex-husband Donald: Make me ambassador to the Czech Republic

Since the finalization of her divorce with Donald Trump in 1992, Ivana Trump has hosted a dating reality show, authored a self-help book on coping with divorce and even made …


Chiefs choose two players from Czech Republic

The Spokane Chiefs on Tuesday selected two players off the same team from the Czech Republic as part of the 2016 Canadian Hockey League Import Draft.


Croatian soccer in harsh spotlight at Euro 2016

Croatia fans have a habit of disrupting and delaying matches at the European Championship.


Czech Republic OKs ‘Czechia’ as one-word version of its name

The Czech government has approved a plan to use “Czechia” as one-word version of the country’s name alongside the official Czech Republic.


30 deals signed during Chinese president’s visit to Prague

Businesses added a solid 200,000 net jobs this month, according to a closely watched private survey released Wednesday, as the U.S. labor market continued to strengthen even as overall economic …