2013 Worlds recap: Ted makes himself comfy
Vail Daily News2013 Worlds recap: Ted makes himself comfy in AustriaVail Daily NewsWhat's more, the U.S. Ski Team left Austrian snow with the most gold medals and were second only to the hosts in total medals won (8-5). This does not sit well with the Austrians who are perhaps more passionate about skiing than the state of Colorado ...and more »
Posted on 26 December 2014 | 5:40 pm
bechter zaffignani stacks power station
Designboombechter zaffignani stacks power station control center in austriaDesignboomthis control center for a power station in tyrol, austria, is a monolithic free-standing building, designed by bechter zaffignani architekten. responding to the site's existing turbine hall, the control center continues the existing spatial direction ...
Posted on 25 December 2014 | 3:14 pm
Austria scores worst downhill results in 25
Austria scores worst downhill results in 25 years in tough openingFOXSports.comVIENNA -- Without a podium finish in the first three races, the Austrian downhill team is having its worst start to a World Cup season in 25 years. Even with two-time World Cup downhill champion Aksel Lund Svindal of Norway sidelined because of a torn ...and more »
Posted on 24 December 2014 | 6:24 am
Finding the True Spirit of Christmas in
Yahoo TravelFinding the True Spirit of Christmas in AustriaYahoo TravelThe busy Graben — Vienna's answer to Main Street — pulsates with shoppers looking for last-minute gifts at Chanel or Hermès, or ogling the historic shopfront of Lobmeyr, the famous family glassmakers whose clients include the Hapsburgs, Austria's ...
Posted on 24 December 2014 | 12:02 am
UPDATE 2-Austria sells Hypo Balkans network
BusinessweekUPDATE 2-Austria sells Hypo Balkans network to private equity firm AdventReutersVIENNA, Dec 23 (Reuters) - Austria has agreed to sell nationalised bank Hypo Alpe Adria's Balkans network to private equity firm Advent and Europe's development bank for up to 200 million euros ($245 million), as it pushes ahead with winding down the ...Advent to Buy Failed Austrian Hypo Alpe's Balkan BanksBusinessweekall 19 news articles »
Posted on 23 December 2014 | 1:57 am
Swedish skier Hector takes GS for 1st career
KUEHTAI, Austria (AP) -- Swedish skier Sara Hector upset all pre-race favorites to win a women's World Cup giant slalom Sunday for her first career victory.
Posted on 28 December 2014 | 5:23 am
Alpine Skiing-World Cup women's
Dec 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the World Cup Women's on Sunday Giant SlalomPoints 1. Eva-Maria Brem (Austria) 270 2. Anna Fenninger (Austria) 242 3. Mikaela Shiffrin (U.S.) 226 4. Sara Hector (Sweden) 219 5. Tina Maze (Slovenia) 195 6. Kathrin Zettel (Austria) 170 7. Federica Brignone (Italy) 160 8. Viktoria Rebensburg (Germany) 102 9. Maria Pietilae Holmner (Sweden) 89 10. Ragnhild ...
Posted on 28 December 2014 | 5:14 am
Alpine Skiing-World Cup Kuehtai women's
Dec 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the World Cup Kuehtai Women's Giant Slalom after run 2 on Sunday Run 1 Run 2 Overall 1. Sara Hector (Sweden) 1:08.43 1:09.18 2:17.61 2. Anna Fenninger (Austria) 1:08.55 1:09.15 2:17.70 3. Mikaela Shiffrin (U.S.) 1:08.16 1:09.63 2:17.79 4. Eva-Maria Brem (Austria) 1:08.60 1:09.38 2:17.98 5. Ragnhild Mowinckel (Norway) 1:09.24 1:08.91 2:18.15 6. Marie-Pier ...
Posted on 28 December 2014 | 5:08 am
Alpine Skiing-World Cup men's standings
Dec 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the World Cup Men's on Sunday DownhillPoints 1. Kjetil Jansrud (Norway) 294 2. Dominik Paris (Italy) 220 3. Travis Ganong (U.S.) 191 3=. Steven Nyman (U.S.) 191 5. Guillermo Fayed (France) 170 6. Matthias Mayer (Austria) 161 7. Beat Feuz (Switzerland) 152 8. Hannes Reichelt (Austria) 125 9. Johan Clarey (France) 116 10. Manuel Osborne-Paradis (Canada ...
Posted on 28 December 2014 | 4:52 am
Alpine Skiing-World Cup Santa Caterina
Dec 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the World Cup Santa Caterina Men's Downhill on Sunday 1. Travis Ganong (U.S.) 1:32.42 2. Matthias Mayer (Austria) 1:32.51 3. Dominik Paris (Italy) 1:32.63 4. Otmar Striedinger (Austria) 1:32.87 5. Romed Baumann (Austria) 1:33.09 6. Hannes Reichelt (Austria) 1:33.20 7. Josef Ferstl (Germany) 1:33.24 8. Johan Clarey (France) 1:33.32 9. Didier Defago ...
Posted on 28 December 2014 | 4:46 am
Hitler's old house gives Austria a headache
What do you do with the house Hitler was born in? For years the building in the Austrian town of Braunau am Inn has been rented by the Austrian interior ministry to prevent misuse by neo-Nazis. It was once a day-care centre for the disabled. Now it is ...
Posted on 28 December 2014 | 9:39 am
Ferry Catches Fire Off Greek Coast With
The ministry said that 234 of the passengers were Greek and that the ship was also carrying passengers from Turkey, Italy, Albania, Switzerland, France, Georgia, Belgium, Austria, Syria and other countries. By about 5 p.m. Sunday, 161 people had been ...
Posted on 28 December 2014 | 9:36 am
Women's World Cup Giant Slalom Results
1. Sara Hector, Sweden, 2:17.61 (1:08.43-1:09.18). 2. Anna Fenninger, Austria, 2:17.70 (1:08.55-1:09.15). 3. Mikaela Shiffrin, United States, 2:17.79 (1:08.16-1:09.63). 4. Eva-Maria Brem, Austria, 2:17.98 (1:08.60-1:09.38). 5. Ragnhild Mowinckel ...
Posted on 28 December 2014 | 8:52 am
Austria favors rested Aces in Game 6
MANILA, Philippines - It would be Alaska Milk in Game Six or Rain or Shine in Game Seven. San Miguel Beer coach Leo Austria made this bold forecast on the possible outcome of the Alaska-Rain or Shine showdown for the second berth in the PBA Philippine Cup ...
Posted on 28 December 2014 | 8:50 am
Vast underground complex where the Nazis
A labyrinth of secret underground tunnels believed to have been used by the Nazis to develop a nuclear bomb has been uncovered. The facility, which covers an area of up to 75 acres, was discovered near the town of St Georgen an der Gusen, Austria last week ...
Posted on 28 December 2014 | 6:04 am
New Glass opera "The Lost"
Posted on 12 April 2013 | 5:10 pm
Suspected Red Bull blackmailer arrested in
Austrian police have arrested a man suspected of blackmailing Red Bull by threatening to place cans of its energy drink contaminated with feces on supermarket shelves.
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 8:49 am
Wrong turn leads Germans from home town to
Instead of a five-minute trip home, a wrong turn led to an all-night drive for a pair of Germans that ended when police stopped their car in far-away Austria for heading the wrong way on a six-lane bridge.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 11:04 am
Austria party fires member over alleged Web
Austria's rightist FPO party has dismissed the spokesman of its Vienna branch for allegedly posting excerpts from a battle song of Hitler's elite Waffen-SS units on Facebook.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 10:14 am
Austria: Ex-priest charged in 15 child abuse
Austrian authorities have charged a defrocked priest with sexually abusing 15 children as head of a Catholic boarding school.
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 8:19 am