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  1. Slovenia sees election benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 4 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A Christmas tree in downtown Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, has been named Melania, in honor of Melania Trump. Slovenia, birthplace of the first lady-to-be, is offering to mediate between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin once Trump takes office.


  2. Ilka Stuhec breaks out in Lake Louise women's downhill, Canadians get broken inRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | The Chronicle-Journal

    The downhill queen's absence from Lake Louise made room for other women to stand on the medal podium for the first time in their lives. Ilka Stuhec of Slovenia claimed the first World Cup victory of her career Friday in the season-opening women's downhill.


  3. Trump's comments unsettle Cuban travel plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | Star Tribune

    As U.S. airlines began flights last week to Havana, the long-awaited travel surge to Cuba was already in doubt. Citing weak demand, American Airlines trimmed plans for almost a quarter of its flights to Cuba early next year.


  4. PHOTO: Melania Trump-themed Sevnica honey on display at a tourist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | ABC News

    Melania Trump-themed Sevnica honey on display at a tourist information center and shop, Nov. 29, 2016 in Sevnica, Slovenia. Local businesses are taking advantage of the town's association with the next first lady of the United States.


  5. The castleRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | TrekEarth

    Ljubljana Castle is a castle complex standing on Castle Hill above the downtown of Ljubljana. It is a key element of the Ljubljana skyline.


  6. Slovenia, home of Melania Trump, ready for spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 |

    The official tourist site has already added a link on its home page to information about the city of Sevnica, "birthplace of USA's future first lady." Trump will be the first foreign-born first lady in 191 years Slovenia is tucked into south central Europe just southeast of Austria.


  7. Melania Trump -- Slovenian Prez Reaches Out ... She's a Homeland HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 |

    Soon-to-be First Lady Melania Trump is the biggest thing to come out of Slovenia since craft beer ... and we've learned the leaders of that country has already tried establishing a relationship with her and her hubby. An official from the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia tells us President Borut Pahor and Prime Minister Dr. Miro Cerar sent Melania a congratulatory letter after the election.


  8. Hackers attack EU executive but no data breach -spokesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Reuters

    Nov 25 Hackers attacked the European Commission's computers on Thursday, flooding the EU executive's servers with digital service requests, but while connection speeds were affected, there was no data breach, the Commission said. "Yesterday afternoon the Commission was targeted by an attempt to saturate our internet connection," Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas told a news briefing on Friday.


  9. A November road trip through Croatia and SloveniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Coast Reporter

    A road trip through Croatia and Slovenia in late November seemed at first like an iffy proposition. What would the weather be like? Would attractions and hotels be shut down? But I went.


  10. Where to visit in Slovenia, Melania Trump's homelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | CNN

    For a country smaller than New Jersey, Slovenia boasts a frankly ridiculous diversity in landscapes. Clinging to vertiginous cliffs in this picture is the 11th-century Bled Castle.


  11. Sloveniaa Douze PointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 13 | Turkish Daily News

    It must have been like one of those nights when everybody was glued to the television to watch the Eurovision Song Contest. When I saw the picture of a bar in Sevnica, Slovenia, with residents cheering for the election victory of Donald Trump; those were the words that instantly came out from my mouth.


  12. World Cup Qualifiers on SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Sky Sports

    Euro 2016 hosts France face a tough test against Sweden in Paris, live on Sky Sports 3 at 7.45pm, looking to create a cushion between themselves and their opponents in Group A. Didier Deschamps' side are level at the top of the group with seven points from three games, while the Netherlands are third with four points. The Dutch are not in action until Sunday in Luxembourg.


  13. Melania's Slovenian hometown eyes Trump win as boon for tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 |

    The small Slovenian town of Sevnica, Melania Trump's birthplace, savoured her husband's shock win in the US election as a likely boon for tourism on Wednesday, while a former schoolmate remembered her as "creative and innovative". Until about a year ago, the town of fewer than 5000 people, nestled in the foothills of the Alps, was scarcely known in Slovenia, let alone abroad.


  14. Elections 1 mins ago 6:25 a.m.Everything you need to know about our newest First LadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Melania is America's next first lady. So, here's what you need to know about the silent beauty by the controversial business mogul's side.


  15. Melania Trump: meet the next First Lady of the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 |

    Throughout the US presidential campaign she has supported her husband Donald from the sidelines, but Melania Trump will soon take on a more prominent role when she and her family move into the White House. Melania was born Melanija Knavs in April 1970 in Yugoslavia, now modern day Slovenia.


  16. Who is Melania Trump? Profile of the woman who could be America's next First LadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 |

    Donald Trump is the Republican nominee to be the next US president, and wife Melania could become the first foreign First Lady Donald Trump has been leading the headlines since he decided to run to be the 45th President of the United States. But his wife Melania is every bit as eye-catching as the billionaire's surge to claim the Republican nomination.


  17. Do language barriers put you off travelling? The easiest countries...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Off-limits to tourists: From Bolivia's 'death road' to ancient villages in Yemen, a peek inside beautiful places travellers DON'T visit Respect the queue, avoid discussing football and NEVER talk to people on the Tube: Brits deliver comical advice for American tourists The poet who still gets fan mail 125 years after his death: A voyage to the elegant French shrine of Arthur Rimbaud 'Mouldy sun beds, slime in the pool and closed restaurants': Father slams 'shambolic' all-inclusive family hotel for Fawlty Towers-style horrors Is this the best job in aviation? Meet the man who travels the world on delivery flights of new planes drinking champagne as he goes and trying EVERY seat in the cabin 'Scottish cities are overrated': Boris Johnson's new adviser pens withering account of 'filthy' Edinburgh before leaving the capital for London SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: How a loved up Gary Lineker and ... (more)


  18. Kudos for Small, Pristine SloveniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Transitions Online

    Slovenia is ranked number one in environmental protection in the 2016 "prosperity index" compiled by a London-based think tank and anti-poverty group. The Southeastern European country came 20th in the Legatum Institute list of the world's most prosperous nations despite scoring a mediocre 60th for business environment and 35th for quality of health care.


  19. Russian Newspaper Apologizes To Ljubljana's Mayor For False Report On CrimeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    One of Russia's major daily newspapers, Rossiyskaya Gazeta, has apologized to Ljubljana's Mayor Zoran Jankovic for a false report it published about Slovenia's position on the status of Crimea, the Ukrainian region that was seized and illegally annexed by Russia in 2014. In an article on September 29, the state-owned Russian newspaper had quoted Jankovic as saying that "Slovenia was one of the first European nations that recognized" Crimea as part of Russia.


  20. Second straight Eurocup victory for Hapoel JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    The game remained tight in the third period until Hapoel went on a 10-2 run to open an eight-point lead . Hapoel Jerusalem guard Curtis Jerrells scored 22 points in last night's 89-74 win at Olimpija Ljubljana in Eurocup action..