Children prepare for Prague festival

...the language in preparation for the 2005 Prague Children's Music Festival. "I'm...to Vienna and Salzburg, Austria, and Prague, Czech Republic, where they will perform...flight to Europe to perform at the 2005 Prague Children's Music Festival. The group...

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National lab director seeks next generation of nuclear workers

...material management facility celebrated its 10th year as a national laboratory nearly one year ago."In 2008 we had a meeting in Prague where we said, 'We're going to get rid of all our nuclear weapons.' But guess what? It seems to be going the other direction...

EU's historic expansion puts ex-communist capitals on travelers' radar

PRAGUE, Czech Republic -- Upstairs from a McDonald's and across the hall from a casino, Prague's latest attraction greets visitors with...from wanderers in the West. Cities like Prague, Budapest, Bratislava and Warsaw long...

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For the record

...Walton Way, possession of cocaine, a misdemeanor count of possession of marijuanaRandy Lynn White, 54, of the 2300 block of Prague Court, theft by receiving stolen property, giving a false statement in a government matterRobert Thurmond Horne, 56, of...

Vancouver gets 2010 Winter Games

PRAGUE, Czech Republic -- Vancouver was awarded...Chretien, part of the Vancouver delegation in Prague. "It'll be quite a show. We won the...Vancouver boosters in the convention hall in Prague. And in Vancouver, wild cheering and flag-waving...

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Thousands celebrate as European Union nears its historic expansion

PRAGUE, Czech Republic -- Hundreds of thousands...Scores of celebrants began gathering early in Prague's central Wenceslas Square, the site...part of them now," said Jan Molik, a Prague lawyer. But the mood was mostly light...

Urmanov returns to championships

PRAGUE, Czech Republic -- The last two times Alexei Urmanov skated in major championships...hitting triples with ease, while his teammates -- and top competitors at Prague -- faltered at times. Last year, the Russian troika of Yagudin, Plushenko...

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U.S. team secures berth for 2006 Olympics

PRAGUE, Czech Republic -- The United States secured an automatic berth into the...beat Russia 3-2 before losing 3-1 to Sweden. The Americans arrived in Prague looking to avoid a repeat of their 13th-place finish at last year's worlds...

Demand for obesity surgery increasing as population gets fatter

PRAGUE, Czech Republic -- As waistlines expand around the world, the demand for...Martin Freid, professor of surgery at the Obesity Treatment Hospital in Prague. "The demand is increasing gradually, because people are getting fatter...

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Yagudin defends European title

PRAGUE, Czech Republic -- Alexei Yagudin didn't have to do a quad toe-loop. But he did. And the confidence-booster powered him...

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