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Kerry's plane grounded... again

Kerry's plane grounded... again

Globe-trotting top US diplomat John Kerry was left hoofing it back on a commercial flight from Vienna Thursday, after his ageing Air Force plane broke down for the fourth time this year.

Hungarian gang kidnapped Vienna man

Hungarian gang kidnapped Vienna man

A criminal gang has been arrested in Hungary after kidnapping a man in Vienna and imprisoning him for a month in a forest hut, according to Budapest police.

Austrian cardinal knows some 'marvellous' gays

Austrian cardinal knows some 'marvellous' gays

Austrian Cardinal Christoph Schönborn has said that he knows some "marvellous" gays, amid a fierce debate in the Church over proposed reforms in attitudes to homosexuality.