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Hip hop best bet for a cheese that will please: Swiss study

Mar 15 2019

BURGDORF, Switzerland Exposing cheese to round-the-clock music could give it more flavor and hip hop might be better than Mozart, Swiss researchers said on Thursday. | Video

Swiss folklore fans gather for world's biggest alpine horn festival

Jul 23 2018

NENDAZ, Switzerland The soft sounds of hundreds of wooden Swiss alpine horns filled the valley below Switzerland's Mount Tracouet on Sunday, as the world's largest festival of its kind concluded after three days. | Video

British-based trio complete ultimate trophy swim across Lake Geneva

Aug 23 2017

GENEVA It's twice as far as crossing the English Channel and known as the "Ultimate Trophy Swim". | Video

Iceland's Lagerback hopes to stretch unbeaten England run

Jun 23 2016

ANNECY, France Iceland's joint coach Lars Lagerback has never lost to England and he wants his players to maintain his unbeaten run and continue their sensational streak at Euro 2016 when the two sides play in the last 16 on Monday.

Iceland's Lagerback hopes to stretch unbeaten England run

Jun 23 2016

ANNECY, France Iceland's joint coach Lars Lagerback has never lost to England and he wants his players to maintain his unbeaten run and continue their sensational streak at Euro 2016 when the two sides play in the last 16 on Monday.

Soccer-Iceland's Lagerback hopes to stretch unbeaten England run

Jun 23 2016

ANNECY, France, June 23 Iceland's joint coach Lars Lagerback has never lost to England and he wants his players to maintain his unbeaten run and continue their sensational streak at Euro 2016 when the two sides play in the last 16 on Monday.

Rio Olympics' oldest sound was forged in Swiss mountains

Feb 01 2016

LA CHAUX-DE-FONDS, Switzerland At this year's Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, no matter how elaborate the opening ceremony or how sophisticated the live broadcasts, the final lap of athletics races will be announced the traditional way -- by ringing an old-fashioned bell.

Vast Alpine glacier could almost vanish by 2100 due to warming

Oct 15 2015

GREAT ALETSCH GLACIER, Switzerland One of Europe's biggest glaciers, the Great Aletsch, coils 23 km (14 miles) through the Swiss Alps - and yet this mighty river of ice could almost vanish in the lifetimes of people born today because of climate change.

Swiss agree to widen cooperation with France on tax evasion

Jun 25 2014

BERNE France and Switzerland agreed on Wednesday to cooperate more closely on French efforts to crack down on citizens with hidden Swiss bank accounts to root out tax dodgers and cheats.

Swiss agree to widen cooperation with France on tax evasion

Jun 25 2014

BERNE France and Switzerland agreed on Wednesday to cooperate more closely on French efforts to crack down on citizens with hidden Swiss bank accounts to root out tax dodgers and cheats.

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