Olomouc, Czech Republic Newswire

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  1. Covenant Presbyterian Church celebrates 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The sign on the lawn of the Covenant Presbyterian Church invites passersby to "Come and See," a welcome and feeling that today has been in place for 50 years. The church, located at 1065 Gaines School Road, celebrates its 50th anniversary today with a special worship service at 10:45 a.m. followed by a reception in the fellowship hall.

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  2. He Will Rock You: Decoding Freddie Mercury's Vocal ProwessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Live Science

    As the lead singer of the legendary rock band Queen, Freddie Mercury possessed a voice with the quicksilver qualities of his mercurial last name, soaring to seemingly impossible heights before descending to rumbling depths, and lending a signature drama to Queens' distinctive sound. During the two decades that Mercury led the band, the extent of his impressive vocal abilities were the subject of much speculation, but they were never studied in depth.

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  3. Poll: Majority unhappy with functioning of democracy in Czech RepublicRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 24 | Radio Prague

    Almost two-thirds of citizens are not satisfied with the functioning of democracy in the Czech Republic, a new poll by the STEM agency suggests. The same number maintained that existing political parties were no guarantee of democratic politics.

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  4. Bloc Against Islam withdraws from agreement with Dawn partyRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 24 | Radio Prague

    The group Bloc Against Islam, led by Martin KonviA ka, has unexpectedly withdrawn from an agreement with the Dawn party to join forces in regional and Senate elections this autumn. Mr KonviA ka wrote online that the Dawn party had "acted unfairly, had not upheld its end of the bargain and had tried to use the Bloc for its own gain".

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  5. Hockey club Liberec crowned Extraliga championsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 24 | Radio Prague

    Hockey club Liberec clinched their first-ever Extraliga title on Sunday, defeating Sparta in game 6 of their best-of-seven series. The game, in Prague, ended 1-1 after three periods.

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  6. Hockey club Liberec win in second OT to be crowned Extraliga championsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | Radio Prague

    Hockey club Liberec clinched their first-ever Extraliga title on Sunday, defeating Sparta in game 6 of their best-of-seven series. The game, in Prague, ended 1-1 after three periods.

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  7. Stanley Cup playoffs: Panthers, Flyers eliminatedRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | Radio Prague

    The Florida Panthers lost 2:1 against the New York Islanders in their second double overtime game in a row on Sunday. The Panthers led with less than a minute remaining in the third period but conceded a goal which took the game into OT.

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  8. Rail route closed after bomb-like device spottedRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | Radio Prague

    The authorities closed off the main railway corridor on Saturday joining Olomouc and PA erov after what appeared to be an explosive device was spotted on a section of track. Train transport was blocked for roughly two hours in the late afternoon/early evening.

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  9. Parts of Czech Republic see light snowfallRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | Radio Prague

    Parts of the Czech Republic, including higher areas in the KrkonoA e Mountains, saw snowfall on Saturday night. Several centimetres were registered in areas above Pec pod SneA3 4kou; strong winds on SneA3 4ka on Sunday morning saw gondola transport on the upper part of the mountain shut down.

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  10. Cross-country MTB racing: Nash finishes tenth in season openerRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | Radio Prague

    Czech cross-country mountain bike racer KateA ina Nash finished 10th in the opening World Cup race of the season in Cairns, Australia. The men's bronze medalist from last year, OndA ej Cink, finished 38th.

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  11. Czech Republic will send additional 30 police officers to assist in GreeceRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | Radio Prague

    The Czech Republic will send an additional 30 police officers to Greece to help the European agency Frontex overseeing border management. Some 11 Czech officers have already been serving there for some time.

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  12. Football: Cech keeps clean sheet against Sunderland but 'sluggish' Arsenal fail to capitaliseRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | Radio Prague

    Arsenal goaltender Petr A ech secured a clean sheet on Sunday, turning away several good chances but London club Arsenal, described as sluggish by BBC Sport, were unable to capitalise and earned only a point in their match-up against Sunderland. The game finished 0:0.

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  13. Daily news summary 19.4.2016Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 19 | Radio Prague

    The Office of the President has appealed against a court ruling under which it was ordered to apologise to the descendants of Czech journalist Ferdinand Peroutka, Czech Television reported on Tuesday. The court in February found in favour of Peroutka's granddaughter, who had contested President MiloA Zeman's assertion that the journalist had succumbed to the Nazi ideology before the war and written a piece entitled Hitler is a Gentlemen.

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  14. Rescue services lacking around 400 doctorsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 19 | Radio Prague

    The Czech Republic's rescue services are lacking around 400 doctors, the chairman of the Association of Emergency Medical Services, Marek SlabA1 2, said on Tuesday. Mr. SlabA1 2 said patients were not in danger at present but warned that that situation could arise if the trend continued.

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  15. Czech Centres network launches travelling Charles IV exhibitionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 19 | Radio Prague

    The Czech Centres network has launched a travelling exhibition marking the 700th anniversary of the birth of Bohemian king and holy roman emperor Charles IV. The panel exhibition, entitled The Emperor on Four Thrones, will include casts of statues of the ruler and his four wives from Prague's St. Vitus Cathedral.

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  16. Extraliga hockey: Sparta capitalise on powerplay, grab 2-1 series lead against LiberecRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 19 | Radio Prague

    Sparta Prague grabbed a 2-1 series lead against Liberec on Monday winning the third match of the best-of-seven Extraliga final by a score of 4-1. Sparta, drew first blood at home in front of 16,768 fans and added three more goals before Liberec got on the scoreboard, all in the second period.

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  17. Comparison of the Efficacy of Paclitaxel-Eluting Balloon Catheters...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 11 | Circulation

    From the Department of Cardiovascular Diseases and Department of Laboratory Medicine , University Hospital Ostrava, Czech Republic; Department of Biomedical Sciences, Medical Faculty, University of Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic ; Department of Medical Biophysics, Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech Republic ; Department of Cardioangiology, St. Anne's University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic ; and International Clinical Research Center, St. Anne's University Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic . Correspondence to Leos Pleva, MD, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, University Hospital Ostrava, tr.

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  18. Unique golden treasure displayed in Czech museumRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 14 | Prague Daily Monitor

    The Ethnographic Museum in Olomouc displays for the first time a unique treasure of gold coins, found on a local gallows hill in 1911, which is one the largest golden finds in the Czech Republic, the exhibition's curator Filip Hradil told reporters yesterday. The collection consisting of a half of 352 cold coins that were buried on Sibenik hill in Unicov is of a priceless value.

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  19. Edmund HusserlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | The Free Dictionary

    He broke with the positivist orientation of the science and philosophy of his day, yet he elaborated critiques of historicism and of psychologism in logic. Not limited to empiricism , but believing that experience is the source of all knowledge, he worked on a method of phenomenological reduction by which a subject may come to know directly an essence.

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  20. Czech kids climb obesity rankings as activity levels slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 5 | Radio Prague

    A recent comparative study by the World Health Organisation shows that some 80 percent of Czech schoolchildren do not get enough physical activity. As a result a growing number of them suffer from excessive weight and obesity.

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