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Sterling hits 2-1/2 week high against dollar on Brexit talk hopes

LONDON (Reuters) - Sterling rose half a percent to a 2-1/2 week high on Monday, with weekend news on the progress of Brexit negotiations interpreted as mildly positive for the British currency. Britain will submit proposals on how to settle its divorce bill with the European Union before an EU summ

REUTERS - 2017-11-20 09:03:00

Winning run lifts Schalke into second in Bundesliga

BERLIN (Reuters) - Schalke 04 earned their fourth win in their last five league games with a 2-0 victory over visitors Hamburg SV on Sunday that sent them into second place in the Bundesliga. A 17th-minute penalty from Franco Di Santo and Guido Burgstaller's 78th minute goal saw Schalke move on to

REUTERS - 2017-11-19 17:07:32

Euro extends losses after German coalition talks break down

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The euro extended its losses and hit a two-month low against the yen in Asian trade on Monday, after talks among four German parties seeking to form a coalition government following an election that weakened Chancellor Angela Merkel broke down. Against the yen, the euro touche

REUTERS - 2017-11-19 23:56:07

Geisenberger leads German sweep in luge opener in Austria

IGLS, Austria (AP) - Natalie Geisenberger led a German medal sweep Saturday at the first World Cup women's luge race of the Olympic season. Geisenberger, the reigning Olympic champion, earned her 39th career win on tour to extend her record. Dajana Eitberger was second and Tatjana Huefner third to c

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-18 14:50:02

Goffin beats Thiem to set up ATP Finals semi with Federer

LONDON (AP) - David Goffin is through to face Roger Federer in the last four of the ATP Finals after defeating Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-1 on Friday. From 0-3, 0-15 down in the opening set, the No. 7-ranked Goffin won 15 consecutive points to take control of the match, and never looked back. David Goffin


Subdued Thiem could learn from Sock's fun approach

LONDON (Reuters) - Dominic Thiem might want to take a leaf out of Jack Sock's book when he sits down to ponder a disappointing end to his year. Tennis - ATP World Tour Finals - The O2 Arena, London, Britain - November 17, 2017 Austria's Dominic Thiem during his group stage match against Belgium's D


This Cryptocurrency Miner Says It Solved Bitcoin's Power Problem

A green-energy startup says it can solve bitcoin's surging electricity consumption without boosting pollution, an issue threatening to halt the meteoric rise of the virtual currency. Austria's HydroMiner GmbH raised $2.8 million after closing its first initial coin offering on Wednesday, according t


Austria's Inflation Slows In October

(RTTNews) - Austria's consumer price inflation slowed in October on lower fuel and air ticket costs, Statistics Austria reported Thursday. Inflation eased to 2.2 percent in October from 2.4 percent in September. On a monthly basis, consumer prices gained only 0.1 percent. Food price inflation rose


Austria accepted its Holocaust guilt. So why is its far right on the rise?

Tina Walzer speaking at the inauguration of an artwork about the Holocaust at Vienna's Herminnengasse subway station, Oct. 19, 2017. (Cnaan Liphshiz) VIENNA (JTA) - When it comes to the Holocaust, Austria has made a lot of progress assuming responsibility. In recent years, Austrian officials have co


The Artisan: Alexander Rainer, Austria's Rochelt schnapps maker

For experienced skiers who in seasons past downed shots of syrupy, fluorescent-coloured liqueur high up in the Alps, the thought of knocking back schnapps can bring back unseemly memories. But the spirits distilled by Alexander Rainer at Austria's Rochelt distillery are remarkably sophisticated. Alr


3,000 form chain of light against far right in Austrian government

VIENNA (Reuters) - At least 3,000 people formed a chain of light in Vienna on Wednesday to protest against the formation of a government that includes the far-right Freedom Party. Demonstrators holding flickering candles, torches and bicycle lamps encircled the capital's government district. "Our


Featured Company News - Domino's Opens Maiden Store in Austria

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Misfiring Uruguay Suffer Shock Defeat to Austria

VIENNA - World Cup qualifiers Uruguay paid for wayward finishing as they suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to Austria in a friendly on Tuesday. Austria, who missed out on the World Cup, won with a freak goal by Louis Schaub in the 87th minute as their new coach Franco Foda got off to a winning start. Scha


Real von Trapps competing with modern Vermont hotels

Stowe, Vermont (CNN) - When he wants a break from the family business, Sam von Trapp grabs his mountain bike and rides into the woods near the lodge that bears his last name. Those are the same woods that his father Johannes, the youngest child of Georg and Maria von Trapp, spent time exploring whe


Considering the Cost of Lower Taxes

Republicans say their tax proposals would encourage investment and stimulate the economy, but critics say they would be inequitable and burden the middle class.Credit Victor J. Blue for The New York Times American tax policy must stand as one of the great mysteries of the global political economy.


Dimitrov withstands Thiem comeback, wins ATP Finals debut

LONDON (AP) - Grigor Dimitrov withstood a comeback attempt from Dominic Thiem on Monday and held on for a 6-3, 5-7, 7-5 victory in his debut at the ATP Finals. The sixth-ranked Dimitrov, the first player from Bulgaria to qualify for the season-ending event, quickly settled into his new surroundings


How the ISIS Attacks in Paris Changed Europe and Fueled a New Nationalism

Everybody in Paris remembers where they were the night of November 13, 2015. It took just 33 minutes for eight jihadi attacks-suicide bombings and shootings-to turn the French capital into a war zone. The death toll climbed and climbed, eventually stopping at 130 people, with hundreds more injured.


Voters in These Countries Put American Voter Turnout to Shame

Voting is painfully easy outside the U.S., but inside the U.S. it's just painful. Average voter turnout among OECD countries - an intergovernmental organization that promotes economic development and international cooperation - stands at 75 percent. The United States pales in comparison to that numb


Modine Announces Plans to Close Gailtal, Austria Manufacturing Facility

RACINE, Wis., Nov. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Modine Manufacturing Company (NYSE: MOD), a diversified global leader in thermal management technology and solutions, today announced its intention to close its manufacturing facility in Gailtal, Austria. The closure is expected to impact approximately 142