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News Austria: Ireland's Smyths Toys to buy Toys 'R' Us in Germany, Austria, Switzerland

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-toys-r-us-bankruptcy-germany/irelands-smyths-toys-to-buy-toys-r-us-in-germany-austria-switzerland-idUSKBN1HS0C2
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Irish toys group Smyths Toys has signed a deal to take over Toys ‘R’ Us in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, the German arm of the insolvent retailer said on Saturday. Once the largest U.S. toy retailer, Toys ‘R’ Us abandoned a ...

News Austria: After 7-year run from justice, former Madison man charged with 74 felonies arrested in Austria

News channel or source: http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/crime/after--year-run-from-justice-former-madison-man-charged/article_b43c5a5d-b258-51e5-aed0-3f749e6cad70.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

A former Madison man who didn’t show up for a Dane County court appearance in 2011 after he was charged with 74 felonies was arrested Friday morning in Vienna, Austria, the U.S. Marshal’s Office said. William I. Guy, 50, was arrested after multiple ...

News Austria: Austria Wants to Act as a Bridge Between EU and China

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-19/austria-wants-to-act-as-bridge-between-eu-china-s-new-silk-road
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Austria wants to function as a bridge between China and Europe, attracting investments from e-commerce to electric automobiles while laying the groundwork for trade over the new Silk Road, according to a top government official. The Alpine country plans to ...

News Austria: More than 50 injured in train accident in Austria

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/more-50-injured-train-accident-austria-095235193.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Salzburg (Austria) (AFP) - Fifty-four people were treated for injuries after two train carriages collided at a station in the Austrian city of Salzburg on Friday, the state rail company OeBB said. The accident happened when a carriage from a train arriving ...

News Austria: At Least 54 Injured as Trains Collide in Austria's Salzburg

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27376&SEO=at-least-54-injured-as-trains-collide-in-austrias-salzburg
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Vienna,Apr 20(Prensa Latina) At least 54 people sustained minor injuries early Friday when two trains collided at the main railway station of the western Austrian city of Salzburg, public broadcaster ORF reported. The accident occurred at 4:45 am when the ...

News Austria: Austria says will bar Turkish politicians from campaigning on its soil

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-austria-turkey/austria-says-will-bar-turkish-politicians-from-campaigning-on-its-soil-idUSKBN1HR0XK
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria’s right-wing coalition government, which is strongly opposed to Turkey joining the European Union, will bar Turkish politicians from campaigning on its territory ahead of June elections in Turkey, the chancellor has said.

News Austria: 2 Passenger Trains Collide In Salzburg, Austria, Several Casualties

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/2-passenger-trains-collide-salzburg-austria-several-casualties-2673639
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Update: (1:15 a.m. EDT) - According to new reports, as many as 40 people were injured when two passenger trains collided at Salzburg station, Austria, on Friday. The Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) spokesman Robert Mosser told the news agency APA: "When ...

News Austria: Dane County fugitive wanted on kidnapping, sexual assault, more charges arrested in Austria

News channel or source: https://www.channel3000.com/news/crime/dane-county-fugitive-wanted-on-kidnapping-sexual-assault-more-charges-arrested-in-austria/732203001
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

MADISON, Wis. - A man wanted in Dane County on suspicion of sexual assault, kidnapping and dozens of counts of possession of child pornography was arrested overseas after years of investigation, the U. S. Marshals Service said. Fugitive William I.

News Austria: Athletics: Nancy Kiprop and Helen Tola could go for course record in Austria’s trend setting running event

News channel or source: https://www.runnersweb.com/running/news_2018/rw_news_20180420_Vienna_Marathon.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Kenya’s defending champion Nancy Kiprop and Helen Tola of Ethiopia are the likely favourites at the 35th edition of the Vienna City Marathon on Sunday. While world-class runners from Africa will surely again dominate the race, on a more broader aspect ...

News Austria: University of Akron Professor's 3D urban art on display in Vienna, Austria

News channel or source: http://www.cleveland.com/akron/index.ssf/2018/04/university_of_akron_professors_1.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

AKRON, Ohio - University of Akron Associate Professor of Art Markus Vogl has continued his work "In Silico et in Situ - Wien," which copies culturally significant works and transforms them into miniature works of art via 3D printing. Vogl's works are on ...