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Vienna's fashion week turns a few heads
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Vienna's fashion week turns a few heads

It was that time of year again for fashion lovers in Vienna. The Vienna fashion week came and went. Luckily, we have highlights of what went down. READ  

More refugees arrive in Tyrol from Italy
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More refugees arrive in Tyrol from Italy

Tyrolean police discovered a group of 28 refugees arriving via train from Italy on Sunday afternoon. READ  

Zombies run free in St. Pölten
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Zombies run free in St. Pölten

St. Pölten's -- and possibly Austria's -- first successful zombie run took place on Saturday, with 9,000 visitors taking part. READ  

Vienna students protest FPÖ appointment
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Vienna students protest FPÖ appointment

A large group of students gathered at Vienna University on Thursday afternoon to protest against the controversial appointment of 21 year-old Maximilian Krauss (FPÖ) as Deputy President of the City School Council. READ  

Muslim community unites against jihadists
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Muslim community unites against jihadists

Salzburg's Islamic community is deeply disturbed by the case of two young men from Pinzgau, who are suspected to have traveled to Syria in mid-August as jihadists. READ  

Tank shells found in Leopoldstadt
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Tank shells found in Leopoldstadt

Three tank shells were discovered in Vienna's second district during construction works on Wednesday afternoon. READ  

Vienna doctor sentenced for stalking
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Vienna doctor sentenced for stalking

A 54 year-old Viennese doctor was sentenced to seven months conditional imprisonment in the Criminal Court on Thursday for stalking his ex-girlfriend and their daughters. READ  

People smuggling trial continues
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People smuggling trial continues

The trial of eight men accused of people smuggling continued into its 24th day in Wiener Neustadt on Wednesday. READ  

Leaving Vienna on the last train to England
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Leaving Vienna on the last train to England

Jaques Broch was eight years old when he left Vienna in 1939, on the last train to England. READ  

Netflix launched in Austria
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Netflix launched in Austria

As of Wednesday, Austrians are able to access the US online video service, Netflix. READ  

Record playing dog sparks fire alarm
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Record playing dog sparks fire alarm

A dog in the Upper Austrian town of Marchtrenk prompted an emergency call to the fire brigade after turning on a record player in the middle of the night while its mistress slept. READ  

Freud's voice to be heard again in Vienna
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Freud's voice to be heard again in Vienna

Exactly 75 years after the death of Sigmund Freud, the Vienna museum dedicated to his life and work will present the only surviving audio recording of the founder of psychoanalysis. READ  

Vienna imam tried over teen jihadists
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Vienna imam tried over teen jihadists

The imam of a Vienna mosque told the District Criminal Court on Tuesday he had nothing to do with the disappearance of two young girls who left Austria in April to fight in Syria's civil war. READ  

72 presumed refugees intercepted at border
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72 presumed refugees intercepted at border

Tyrolean police intercepted a large group consisting of 72 presumed refugees arriving on a train from Italy on Tuesday afternoon. READ  

Illegal puppies found in Upper Austria
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Illegal puppies found in Upper Austria

Police in the Upper Austrian district of Wels pulled over a speeding Italian on Monday afternoon, only to discover an illegal cargo of eight French bulldog puppies. READ  

 
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