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Czechs protest parliamentary post for communist-era officer

PRAGUE (AP) — Thousands of Czechs are rallying in Prague and other major cities to protest the election of a former communist-era police officer as the head of a parliamentary committee on law enforce...

Czech lawmakers lift immunity of PM Babis over fraud claims

PRAGUE (AP) — Lawmakers in the lower house of the Czech parliament have agreed to lift the immunity from prosecution for Prime Minister Andrej Babis over alleged fraud involving EU subsidies. ...

Czech police to investigate leading lawmaker's alleged fraud

PRAGUE (AP) — Police have asked the lower chamber of the Czech Parliament to lift the immunity on former finance minister Andrej Babis over an alleged fraud involving EU subsidies. P...

Czech lawmakers OK's gun holders' right to defend country

PRAGUE (AP) — The lower house of the Czech Parliament has approved a constitutional amendment that gives legal gun owners a right to participate in the country's defense. An overwhel...

Saturday, January 30

Today is Saturday, Jan. 30, the 30th day of 2016. There are 336 days left in the year.Highlights in history on this date:1641 - Portuguese surrender Malacca in Malaya to the Dutch.1648 - Peace between...