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Stories with place: Vienna
  • Feleke wins Vienna marathon with course record 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 6:36 am
  • VIENNA - Getu Feleke of Ethiopia overcame stomach problems in the closing kilometers of the Vienna City Marathon to win the event in a course-record time on Sunday.

  • Vienna Philharmonic wins Birgit Nilsson Prize 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 2:20 pm
  • VIENNA - The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra added a prestigious feather to its cap Wednesday, with the Birgit Nilsson Foundation picking it as this year's winner of its $1-million prize named after the late Swedish soprano.

  • French photo duo Pierre et Gilles love to shock 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 11:31 am
  • PARIS - Pierre et Gilles may have timid smiles.

  • Class seeks suspected Nazi who aided Jewish family 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 12:11 pm
  • NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - Students at a Connecticut university are working on a daunting assignment: Who was the suspected Nazi who protected a Jewish family 75 years ago from violence and warned them to flee Austria just before World War II broke out?

  • Camera used on moon landing sold for $758,489 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 2:15 pm
  • VIENNA - It was put on auction as a camera that made it to the moon and back. And it had its price - nearly $760,000.

  • Ukraine oligarch pays $172.5M bail in Austria 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 2:35 pm
  • VIENNA - An influential Ukrainian oligarch arrested in Vienna on an American warrant charging him with bribery and other offenses has been released on 125 million-euro ($172.5 million) bail by an Austrian court.

  • Ukraine oligarch pays $172.5M bail in Austria 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 12:58 pm
  • VIENNA - An influential Ukrainian oligarch arrested in Vienna on an American warrant charging him with bribery and other offenses has been released on 125 million-euro ($172.5 million) bail by an Austrian court.

  • Analysis: Ukraine casts pall over Iran nuke talks 
    Updated: Mar-17-14 5:18 pm
  • VIENNA - Tehran may have a new ally when Iran nuclear talks reconvene Tuesday - the Ukraine crisis. U.S.-Russian tensions over Ukraine could fray the search for consensus on what Iran needs to do to ease fears it could make atomic arms.