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Melania Trump’s Hometown In Slovenia Offers First Lady Tours At $90 For Five Hours

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Melania Trump’s Hometown In Slovenia Offers First Lady Tours At $90 For Five Hours

- First Lady of the United States Melania Trump grew up in Sevnica, a small town in Slovenia. With a population of 5,000 residents, Melania’s hometown was once a relatively unknown place until her husband became the POTUS. Now, the town is capitalizing on tourism, offering Melania Trump-themed tours that bring tourists to areas where she used to spend her childhood. Sevnica was primarily known for three things: a salami festival, a 900-year-old castle, and a lingerie factory, according to Redbook

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Bedene eyes Slovenia switch to pursue Olympic dream

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Bedene eyes Slovenia switch to pursue Olympic dream

- REUTERS: Aljaz Bedene is contemplating a switch of allegiance back to his birth nation Slovenia to compete at the Olympics, the 27-year-old Briton said after beating American Ryan Harrison in the French Open first round on Monday. According to International Tennis Federation (ITF) rules, Bedene cannot represent Britain at the Olympics as he previously played for Slovenia in the Davis Cup from 2010-12 before gaining British citizenship in 2015

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Pope to first lady: what are you feeding Trump?

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Pope to first lady: what are you feeding Trump?

- BIZELJSKO, Slovenia: Thanks to Pope Francis and the U.S. first lady, a traditional Slovenian dish is hitting the headlines. As Melania Trump approached and shook hands with the pontiff on Wednesday, Francis asked in Spanish through his interpreter and pointed toward President Donald Trump: "What do you give him to eat? Potica?" She looked puzzled at first, as did reporters, apparently thinking the pope was talking about pizza

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Pope to first lady: what are you feeding Trump?

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Pope to first lady: what are you feeding Trump?

- BIZELJSKO, Slovenia -- Thanks to Pope Francis and the U.S. first lady, a traditional Slovenian dish is hitting the headlines. As Melania Trump approached and shook hands with the pontiff on Wednesday, Francis asked in Spanish through his interpreter and pointed toward President Donald Trump: "What do you give him to eat? Potica?" She looked puzzled at first, as did reporters, apparently thinking the pope was talking about pizza

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Pope asks first lady Melania Trump what she feeds the president

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Pope asks first lady Melania Trump what she feeds the president

- BIZELJSKO, Slovenia — Thanks to Pope Francis and the U.S. first lady, a traditional Slovenian dish is hitting the headlines. As Melania Trump approached and on Wednesday, Francis asked in Spanish through his interpreter and pointed toward President Donald Trump: "What do you give him to eat? Potica?" She looked puzzled at first, as did reporters, apparently thinking the pope was talking about pizza

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UP Poaching Racket: Slovenian Among 3 Arrested

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UP Poaching Racket: Slovenian Among 3 Arrested

- New Delhi: The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence or DRI has arrested three people, including a Slovenian, for their alleged involvement in a major gunrunning and wildlife smuggling racket, after raids at national-level shooter's house in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut led to a haul of arms and animal meat. The accused were intercepted by officials of the DRI after their arrival at the Delhi airport by a Turkish Airlines flight from Slovenia's capital Ljubljana via Istanbul on Saturday

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Melania Trump honored with 'First Lady'-branded wines

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Melania Trump honored with 'First Lady'-branded wines

- "It’s not a strong wine, it’s gentle like Melania." If the Trump administration makes you want to drown your sorrows or raise a glass – you can now do so with special "First Lady" wine. Melania Trump’s hometown of Sevnica, Slovenia, is honoring their famous former resident with a line of exclusive “First Lady” products including chocolates, beauty creams, red wine and salami, , a wine industry magazine

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Melania Trump honored with 'First Lady'-branded wines

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Melania Trump honored with 'First Lady'-branded wines

- "It’s not a strong wine, it’s gentle like Melania." If the Trump administration makes you want to drown your sorrows or raise a glass – you can now do so with special "First Lady" wine. Melania Trump’s hometown of Sevnica, Slovenia, is honoring their famous former resident with a line of exclusive “First Lady” products including chocolates, beauty creams, red wine and salami, , a wine industry magazine

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Bedene loses appeal to have Britain Davis Cup ban lifted

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Bedene loses appeal to have Britain Davis Cup ban lifted

- LONDON Slovenian-born tennis player Aljaz Bedene has failed in his latest attempt to overturn his ban from playing for adopted nation Britain in the Davis Cup. An arbitration hearing of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) said on Thursday that Bedene, 27, remained ineligible because he has already represented Slovenia three times in the team competition. The ITF introduced the new rule in 2015, shortly before Bedene became a British citizen.

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Slovenian nationals charged with pot growing operation

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Slovenian nationals charged with pot growing operation

- Two men from Slovenia are accused of running a marijuana growing operation in their Chester County home. David Knap, 27, and Samuel Zuscin, 24, both Slovenian nationals, were charged Feb. 9 with growing marijuana in a home in the Paoli section of Tredyffrin Township, police said. They waived their preliminary hearings Wednesday and are in Chester County prison in lieu of $50,000 bail awaiting trial and federal action on immigration

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Slovenian Parliament Toughens Law to Prevent Migrant Influx

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Slovenian Parliament Toughens Law to Prevent Migrant Influx

- LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA — Slovenia's parliament amended its laws on Thursday to enable police to seal the country's borders to most illegal migrants for a limited period if this is deemed necessary for reasons of national security. The amendments were passed by 47-18 although several humanitarian organizations said they might amount to a violation of human rights. "Slovenia cannot wait until public order and internal security are in danger," Interior Minister

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Chef brings attention to cuisine of Melania Trump's homeland

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Chef brings attention to cuisine of Melania Trump's homeland

- NEW YORK (AP) — A master chef is bringing attention to the cuisine of Melania Trump's homeland. Ana Ros (pronounced ROSH), who starred last year in an episode of the "Chef's Table" Netflix series, runs what some consider Slovenia's best restaurant in a remote village inn. Slovenian tourism officials recently brought Ros to New York to showcase her culinary talents at a time when tourism in the tiny country is

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