RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Austria

A collection of news and information related to Austria published by this site and its partners.

Top Austria Articles

Displaying items 100-110
  • Why some European kids are good all year

    Why some European kids are good all year
    If you happen to step out of a shop or restaurant in Salzburg, Austria, during the holiday season and find the street has been taken over by large, furry, goat-like creatures with bloody fangs and rattling rusty chains and ringing cow bells, you might...
  • Chan Lowe: The Lowe Down goes international

    Chan Lowe: The Lowe Down goes international
    To show you how prominently the NSA surveillance story is being played in Europe, here is the politics page from this morning's Tiroler Tageszeitung, which is the daily paper in Innsbruck, Austria. It's entirely devoted to the topic. Readers of this...
  • Mega-passes hit slopes

     Mega-passes hit slopes
    The ski resort world seems to be mirroring the American corporate landscape, with the "big boys" buying up smaller resorts through mergers and acquisitions. But before you bemoan the loss of "your" independent ski hill, keep in mind that such corporate...
  • Lindsey Vonn postpones return to competitive skiing

    It was only a few weeks ago Lindsey Vonn told reporters at a U.S. Olympic Committee news conference that she hoped to resume competitive skiing this month. Now, it seems her rehabilitation from knee surgery will keep her off the World Cup circuit...
  • Solar Decathlon in Irvine: Sunny, with a 100% chance of participation

    Solar Decathlon in Irvine: Sunny, with a 100% chance of participation
    Past the neatly coordinated neighborhoods, the master-planned homes and immaculate lawns, on an old military runway in Irvine, a community that imagines life on a smaller scale has taken root. There, hundreds of college students from across the U.S.,...
  • Lindsey Vonn rehab 'progressing,' but she'll miss Beaver Creek event

    Olympic downhill champion Lindsey Vonn, who suffered a comeback setback Nov. 19 when she crashed during training in Colorado, has taken herself out of next week's World Cup races at Beaver Creek, Colo. Vonn partially tore the right ACL she severed at...
  • BBC Adds German Drama 'Generation War' to Foreign Legion

    LONDON -- The BBC has strengthened its lineup of foreign-language programming with the acquisition of German war drama "Generation War." The miniseries -- which will air in the U.K. as three 90-minute episodes -- follows the war-times experiences of five...
  • Glendale's Tina Karwasky to return to Alice Marble Cup

    It’s on the road again for Tina Karwasky with another international goal to achieve. For the second straight year, Karwasky, a Glendale resident, will represent the United States Alice Marble Cup team, as was announced Monday in a United States...
  • The new, cool wine glass to covet: Zalto stemware from Austria

    The new, cool wine glass to covet: Zalto stemware from Austria
    Which wine glasses are the cool kids coveting these days? It's the incredibly elegant stemware from Zalto, a boutique glassware maker from Austria. Like Riedel’s Sommelier Series, Zalto stemware features an ultra-thin rim that makes drinking...
  • Austria Sends Polsler's 'Wall' on Oscar Run

    LONDON -- Julian Roman Polsler's "The Wall" has been selected as Austria's entry in the foreign-language film Oscar race. It tells the story of the transformation in the life of a woman (played by Martina Gedeck), who is forced to break with her old...
  • Foreign-Language Oscar Entries Start to Trickle in

    Nineteen countries have tossed their hat in the ring for the foreign-language Oscar race thus far. Austria is back after taking home a statue at the 2012 Oscars for "Amour," though the three countries to score a victory in the years prior (Iran,...