- Fernandez, Medvedeva win short programs at European champs Updated: Jan-27-16 6:45 pm
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia - Javier Fernandez of Spain took a huge step toward a fourth straight European title by winning the men's short program on Wednesday, the opening day of the European figure skating championships.
- Slovakia opens Holocaust museum in former Nazi camp Updated: Jan-26-16 11:55 am
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia - Slovakia's president and prime minister have opened the country's first Holocaust museum at a site of a former Nazi labor and concentration camp.
- Slovak teachers go on strike to demand higher salaries Updated: Jan-25-16 4:29 am
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia - Thousands of Slovak teachers have gone on strike to demand higher pay, forcing authorities to close hundreds of schools across the country.
- Kavaguti injured, will miss European and world champs Updated: Jan-20-16 11:18 am
MOSCOW - Reigning European pairs skating champions Yuko Kavaguti and Alexander Smirnov will miss next week's European Championships after Kavaguti tore a tendon in her leg.