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How Russians Pay to Play in Other Countries
The Kremlin’s payment of a hefty state fine in the Czech Republic last spring, and the Czech president’s support for Russia, spur cries of influence-buying.
Petra Kvitova Leaves Hospital Vowing to Play Tennis Again
She said she was determined to return to her career, no matter what it would take, after a man attacked her with a knife inside her home.
Tennis Player Petra Kvitova Could Play Again After Hand Surgery
Kvitova, a two-time Wimbledon champion, was injured Tuesday when a knife-wielding intruder attacked her at her home in Prostejov, Czech Republic.
A Breakthrough in C-Section History: Beatrice of Bourbon’s Survival in 1337
Beatrice, the second wife (and second cousin) of the King of Bohemia, and her baby are believed to be the first mother and child to survive a cesarean section, new research has found.
In Czech Republic, Some Hope a Trump Could Bring Star Power
Ivana Trump, the president-elect’s first wife, says she wants to be ambassador to the Czech Republic, a prospect that excites many in her homeland.
Amid Late Chaos, Nascar Whittles Title Field
Joey Logano advanced with a victory in an elimination race. He will race for his first Sprint Cup title against Kyle Busch, Carl Edwards and Jimmie Johnson.
Croatia Beats Iceland Before a Crowd of Zero
Marcelo Brozovic scored twice as Croatia beat Iceland, 2-0, in Zagreb on Saturday and opened up a lead at the top of European Group I in World Cup qualifying.
Russian Hacker, Wanted by F.B.I., Is Arrested in Prague, Czechs Say
The suspect was captured on Oct. 5, two days before the Obama administration formally accused Moscow of stealing emails from the Democratic National Committee and others.
Mixing Old and New for a Distinctive Home and Office in Prague
Its architect owners have blended an original 18th-century cottage in a historic workers colony with a modern addition to create their combined home and studio.
Monthlong Ordeal for Hiker in New Zealand: Partner’s Death and Bitter Cold
After her partner plunged to his death on their hike, a Czech woman spent a month alone in a hut on a famed New Zealand trail.
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