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Local news for Helsinki, Finland continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

17 hrs ago | BBC News

Phone app to stop drivers texting

As texting at the wheel becomes an increasing concern, scientists in Finland say they've come up with a way of getting drivers to concentrate on the road.

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17 hrs ago | Light Reading

Anritsu Boasts eMBMS Advantage

Anritsu, a global leader in wireless telecommunications test equipment, announces that it is the market's leading supplier of the first industry approved protocol conformance test cases for mobile devices capable of receiving evolved Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Services broadcasts.

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20 hrs ago | The Straits Times

5 things about Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe,...

In the tragic MH17 crash on Thursday, 193 Dutch victims were killed. The bodies, however, remain in the hands of the Ukrainian rebels.

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21 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

Invitation to Sanoma's Q2 2014 webcast on 25 July 2014

Sanoma will publish its Interim Report 1 January - 30 June 2014 on Friday, 25 July 2014 at around 8:30 Finnish time .

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Nerve News

Healthy lifestyle key to fight mental decline

Finnish researchers have suggested that a healthy lifestyle helps in fighting mental decline, with exercise and diet holding significant potential against Alzheimer's disease.

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Related Topix: Europe, Finland, World News, Alzheimer's, Health, Geriatric Medicine, Medicine

Sat Jul 19, 2014

West Australian

Finland cashes in on cold by luring data storage firms

With freezing winters where the mercury can sink well below zero and cool summers, Finland will never be a destination of choice for the world's sun-seekers.

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Examiner.com

Six surprising places to propose in the Baltic

You ask The One to marry you in a creative over-the-top locale. She says yes. Congratulations, read no further.

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Related Topix: Humphrey Bogart, Celebrities, Finland Travel, Europe Travel, Finland, World News

WBNS

Today In History, July 19

Today is Saturday, July 19, the 200th day of 2014. There are 165 days left in the year.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

AlertNet

The EU, UNISDR, and the OECD present their peer review on ...

From left: Elizabeth Longworth, Director of UNISDR; StA©phane Jacobzone, Deputy Head of Division at OECD; Florika Fink-Hooijer, Director at ECHO; PA ivi Kairamo Finnish Ambassador; Antti RytA vuori, Minister, Depute Permanent Representative to the Permanent Mission of Finland in Geneva Following the UK, Finland is the second country to have ... (more)

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Hispanic Business

Suominen Corporation's Interim Report for January 1 - June 30, 2014: ...

Suominen Corporation's Interim Report for January 1 - June 30, 2014: Suominen sets focus on nonwovens; operating profit excluding non-recurring items improved 27% Helsinki, Finland, 2014-07-18 07:30 CEST -- Suominen Corporation Interim Report 18 July 2014 at 8:30am SUOMINEN CORPORATION'S INTERIM REPORT FOR : SUOMINEN SETS FOCUS ON NONWOVENS; ... (more)

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The Baltimore Sun

Finnish customs intercepted arms shipment on route to Ukraine

Finnish customs has intercepted a shipment of arms on its way to Ukraine, it said on Friday, with a Finnish newspaper saying it consisted of missile system parts.

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The Beaumont Enterprise

Axed Nokia X phones suffered from lack of identity

This Aug. 15, 2013 file photo shows Nokia's Lumia 925 phone at the flagship store of Finnish mobile phone manufacturer Nokia in Helsinki, Finland.

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Related Topix: Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, Finland, World News

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Tieto profit falls short of expectations, shares drop

Finnish IT services provider Tieto on Friday reported an unexpected fall in second quarter earnings due to weakness at its product development service business, sending the company's shares down as much as six percent.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

NBC Los Angeles

Passenger Planes That Have Been Shot Down

A picture taken on July 17, 2014 shows the wreckages of the malaysian airliner carrying 295 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Estonia, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Junkers Ju 52, Junkers Aircraft, Finland, Israel, Middle East,

Mashable

Malaysia Flight Is 9th Commercial Aircraft in 74 Years Shot Down Around Russia

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, shot out of the sky Thursday by a surface-to-air missile over eastern Ukraine, joins a growing list of commercial planes carrying civilian passengers downed by military forces around Russia's western border.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Junkers Ju 52, Junkers Aircraft, US Military, US Air Force, Finland, World News, Asia, Georgia

Grist Magazine

In 10 years, no one in Helsinki is going to own a car

The future is always changing. Back in the day, they promised a flying car in every garage .

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Related Topix: Europe, Finland, World News, Travel, Finland Travel, Europe Travel

PhysOrg Weblog

Binary bacteria 'bits' in human intestines associated with health status

Five binary bacteria groups co-occur in various combinations in the 1,006 subjects in the study.

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Related Topix: Finland, World News, Metabolic Syndrome, Health, Netherlands,

Reality Bites Back

The News Really Does Never Stop

Global Editing Hubs Eliminate the Lobster Trick in Newsrooms You've heard a lot about the 24/7 newsroom.

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Check-in.aero

Finavia's TravelLab reveals findings from passenger-focused prototype trials

The TravelLab develops prototypes based on passenger feedback and the suggestions of the Quality Hunters, who meet on a regular basis to discuss the passenger experience.

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Cleveland.com

Women in labor at Summa Akron City Hospital to be first in U.S. to test out Relaxabirth...

Summa Akron City Hospital is hoping that women in the throes of labor will be willing to take part in a study by trying out a device that promises to help them get through labor more smoothly.

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Related Topix: Europe, Finland, World News, Inventions, Science / Technology, Akron, OH, Women's Health

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