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  1. Management change at Angry Bird creatorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Big News

    HELSINKI, Finland - The Finnish video game publisher Rovio of the Angry Birds fame will step down next year to make way for new boss Pekka Rantala, a longtime Nokia veteran, according to an official statement Friday.


  2. Finland's fighter jets on alert as Russia violates airspaceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Finland's government said its fighter jets were ready to intercept foreign aircraft after Russian planes repeatedly violated the northernmost euro member's airspace.


  3. Falling for the FinnsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

    Annette Cunningham steps out of her comfort zone, ditches the posh frocks and finds she actually enjoys the great outdoors I'm the kind of girl who gets her holiday kicks from welding herself firmly into the cushioned seat of a pavement cafe seat and watching the world whizz by whilst quaffing fizz - preferably within a euro's throw of an ancient ... (more)


  4. ABB Celebrates 125th Anniversary in FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ABB is celebrating today its 125th anniversary in Finland. Founded in 1889 in Helsinki by entrepreneur and inventor Gottfrid Stromberg, ABB Finland is today an innovative automation and power technology company with more than 5,000 employees in 30 locations, with sales of 2.3 billion euros in 2013.


  5. Study: Noroviruses easily spread by workers' glovesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Packer

    A Finland study confirms what may seem like common sense: Noroviruses are easily transferred to ready-to-eat foods via foodservice workers' handling.


  6. U.S. to Finland mailing times (in your experience)?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Ask MetaFilter

    Have you sent mail to Finland from the U.S. with Priority Mail International? Has that ever taken longer than 10 business days? I'll be mailing an envelope of papers from Philadelphia to a city that's 100km north of Helsinki.


  7. White Matter Lesions Are Associated With Hospital Admissions Because...Read the original story

    Thursday | Circulation

    From the Department of Neurology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland and Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland ; School of Medicine, University of Tampere and FimLab Laboratories Ltd, Tampere University Hospital Region, Tampere, Finland ; Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of ... (more)


  8. Where even the reality cop shows are boring: Smart Social Policies in Finland, Dumb Ones in the USRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | War Is A Crime

    Finland can be a shock to a visitor from America. The cities are clean, the highways and byways are smoothly paved and pothole-free despite the punishing winter climate faced by a country that straddles the Arctic Circle, schools look shiny and new, and it's hard to see anyone who looks destitute.


  9. New method to diagnose malaria fasterRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    The method is based on computer vision algorithms similar to those used in facial recognition systems combined with visualisation of only the diagnostically most relevant areas.


  10. Metso, Outotec Stakes Not for Sale on Cheap, Solidium SaysRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Solidium Oy, which owns stakes in mining industry consolidation targets Metso Oyj and Outotec Oyj, says its holdings are not for sale on the cheap while the sector is at a cyclical trough as prices will rise.


  11. SSAB appoints Maria L ngberg as President of Merox AB, also assuming...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Business Wire

    "It will be extremely exciting and interesting for me to take up this important role.


  12. LifeXtenDa FreeCityShuttle offers Comfort to Handicap-Veterans-Elderly. Feeds the PoorRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PR Log

    LifeXtenDTM PinkPanther FreeCityShuttle, a Private Charity offers mobility to Handicap-Veterans-Elderly, a 9.00-21.00 daily 7-day/week in the Helsinki City conurbation to visit Shops, Healthcare & Church services.


  13. Independent Filmmaker And Author Launches Another Gripping Fantasy: The Wolves Of HaltialaRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    Robert S. Seppala, avant garde film producer, co-director, and author of, The Ark of the Witch, has been living in Helsinki researching Finnish and Norse mythology, and writing his follow up novel for seven years and has most recently appeared on Raw Radio X. PRLog - Aug. 28, 2014 - DETROIT -- Robert's book, "The Wolves of Haltiala" is a fantasy ... (more)


  14. Finland, Sweden increase ties to NATORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Newsday

    In Baldwin road construction. two lanes closed on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 WB between Milburn Ave and Grand Ave In Jericho road construction.


  15. Unisem Announces Exhibits at Upcoming Fall ConferencesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Information Technology

    Unisem, a global provider of semiconductor assembly and test services, today announced that it will be exhibiting at the following conferences this Fall: -CPMT's ESTC 2014: 5th Electronics System-Integration Technology Conference on Sept 16-18 in Helsinki, Finland but will not be exhibiting.


  16. Valio suspends Russia lactose-free exports over certification confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dairy Reporter

    Four trucks of Valio lactose-free products, including its Eila brand milk, were stopped at the Russian border yesterday Finnish dairy Valio has suspended shipments of lactose-free milk and dairy to Russia, just one week after it was given the go-ahead to resume exports of the specialty products to the country.


  17. 'Yoga Retreat' pushes to expand game options for women'Yoga Retreat'...Read the original story

    Thursday | USA Today

    It's no secret that the video game industry is a male-dominated field. According to a June survey from the International Game Developers Association, women comprise 22% of the workforce.


  18. Helsinki could make owning your own car a thing of the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Autoblog

    Helsinki, Finland is no stranger to transportation alternatives. From EV testing to a solid public transportation system , the northern European city knows that private cars are not the only option to get around.


  19. Finland suspects Russian airspace violationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Navy Times

    This handout picture from the Finnish Air Force taken Thursday shows a Russian AN-72 transport plane, taken by a Finnish aircraft pilot.


  20. Finland reports third brief violation by Russian aircraft in a weekRead the original story

    Thursday | Xinhuanet

    Finland reported another airspace violation by a Russian aircraft on Thursday. A Finnish Hornet F18 fighter had been sent to identify the intruder.