- Winton's rescue of Jewish children revealed after 50 years Updated: Jul-02-15 11:15 am
LONDON - "Is there anyone in our audience tonight who owes their life to Nicholas Winton?" asked the presenter of the popular BBC magazine program "That's Life".
- Nicholas Winton, savior of Jewish children, dies at 106 Updated: Jul-01-15 2:47 pm
LONDON - He was just a 29-year-old clerk at the London Stock Exchange when he faced the challenge of a lifetime. Traveling with a friend to Czechoslovakia in 1938, as the drums of impending war echoed around Europe, Nicholas Winton was hit by a key realization.
- Petr Cech: Arsenal matches my ambition to win trophies Updated: Jul-01-15 9:11 am
PRAGUE - Petr Cech said it was the hardest decision of his career to agree to end 11 successful years at Chelsea and transfer to English Premier League rival Arsenal.
- Czech minister cleared of allegations he was secret agent Updated: Jun-30-15 9:38 am
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia - An appeals court in the Slovak capital has upheld a lower court ruling that Czech Finance Minister Andrej Babis did not collaborate with the communist-era secret police.
- UEFA tells Spanish league to accept 2022 World Cup dates Updated: Jun-30-15 9:37 am
PRAGUE - UEFA told the Spanish league on Tuesday to stop challenging the decision to move the dates of the World Cup in 2022 to November-December.
- Greek clubs yet to ask UEFA for help over financial crisis Updated: Jun-30-15 9:12 am
PRAGUE - UEFA says it will look at adapting its regulations to help clubs should the financial crisis in Greece turn "really bad."
- 2017 Champions League final at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium Updated: Jun-30-15 6:39 am
PRAGUE - The Champions League final will be played in Wales for the first time in 2017 at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium.
- UEFA eases restrictions on club spending Updated: Jun-29-15 4:14 pm
PRAGUE - European football is lifting some of the restrictions on club spending in an attempt to make more teams competitive and ensure clubs are more attractive for new investors.
- Czech football great Josef Masopust dies at 84 Updated: Jun-29-15 9:20 am
PRAGUE - Czech football great Josef Masopust, who led the national side to the final of the 1962 World Cup, has died aged 84.
- Hundreds rally against refugees in 2nd largest Czech city Updated: Jun-26-15 3:29 pm
BRNO, Czech Republic - Hundreds of far right supporters have rallied against immigration and Islam in the Czech Republic's second largest city Brno, while others gathered nearby in support of immigration.
- Pavel Kaderabek moves to Hoffenheim from Sparta Prague Updated: Jun-17-15 6:22 am
PRAGUE - Czech Republic defender Pavel Kaderabek has moved from Sparta Prague to Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga.
- Czech dissident playwright Josef Topol dies at 80 Updated: Jun-16-15 2:56 pm
PRAGUE - Josef Topol, considered with the late Vaclav Havel to be the leading Czech playwrights of the second half of the 20th century, has died at age 80.
- Czech coach Ruzicka quits over claims, denies corruption Updated: Jun-09-15 4:17 pm
PRAGUE - Czech Republic ice hockey coach Vladimir Ruzicka has resigned following allegations by parents that he demanded money to give their sons a chance of playing when he was in charge of the Slavia Prague club.
- Prison term upheld for Russian over plane emergency landing Updated: Jun-09-15 11:12 am
PRAGUE - A Prague appeals court has upheld a lower court's 30-month prison sentence for a Russian who forced a passenger plane to make an emergency landing by claiming he was carrying a bomb.
- Czech writer, anti-communist dissident Ludvik Vaculik dies Updated: Jun-06-15 4:10 pm
PRAGUE - Ludvik Vaculik, an author, journalist and anti-communist dissident whose "Two Thousand Words" manifesto became a key document of the 1968 Prague Spring reform movement that contributed to the Kremlin's decision to invade Czechoslovakia, has died. He was 88.