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  1. In Finland's 'Open Prisons,' Inmates Have the KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Global Voices Online

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  2. Finns set to topple government as vote focuses on economic painRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Juha Sipila, leader of the opposition Center Party, center, poses for a photo with passersby during an election campaign in Helsinki on April 14. Finns look set to vote out a government marred by political infighting and elect a party led by a self-made millionaire promising a business-driven recovery. After three years of economic decline, Finland's next government will need to fix chronic budget deficits, a debt load that's set to breach European Union limits, rising unemployment and economic growth that's about half the average of the euro zone.

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  3. UNCW men's tennis shutout DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... the Blue Hens after playing for the first time since 2009. Top player Santtu Leskinen, a junior from Helsinki, Finland, breezed past UD's Mike Furr, 6-1, 6-0, to increase the score to 2-0 and No. 2 player Sam Williams, a senior from Bristol, ...

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  4. Finland elections: Candidate putting public in the pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    Campaigning ahead of Finland's parliamentary elections on Sunday has been dominated by the major parties with a clear frontrunner emerging. But one independent candidate is doing things differently to encourage people to vote.

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  5. Russian embargo hit Finnish dairy Valio to cut up to 320 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Dairy Reporter

    Finnish dairy Valio - hit heavily by the Russian ban on Western goods - plans to reduce its workforce by up to 320 to cut costs to "correspond to the current operating environment." Valio, Finland's largest dairy, announced today it is launching a consultation on April 22 concerning around 2,900 employees at its head office in Helsinki and across production and logistics.

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  6. How developers can profit from the Internet of ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Network World

    Developers who have the right mix of Internet of Things skills and experience will soon command big bucks, but the time to start acquiring those skill is now. The Internet of Things promises to be a job bonanza for developers, and coders can expect plenty of work at very good pay, according to Michael Rasalan, a director at California-based developer research company Evans Data Corp .

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  7. News Analysis: Center Party emerges as likely winner in Finnish parliamentary electionRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    With two days to go before the Finnish parliamentary election, a victory by the Center Party looks almost certain, as the party has been leading various polls for months. The Center Party has obtained a 24 percent backing in recent polls, whereas the National Coalition Party, the Social Democratic Party and the Finns Party have all been hovering between 15 to 17 percent, contending for the runner-up position.

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  8. Russia Cannot Divide Europe Over Ukraine, Germany's Steinmeier SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Finnish Foreign Minister Erkki Tuomioja during a news conference in Helsinki April 16, 2015. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday that Russia could not succeed in breaking European Union unity on sanctions over Ukraine by using strategies such as offering to remove trade embargoes against individual EU member states.

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  9. Finns expected to oust Stubb governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurActiv.com

    Finns are expected to oust Prime Minister Alexander Stubb's left-right coalition in Sunday's legislative elections, amid hopes that a new government will pull Finland out of its three-year economic slump. The Centre Party, a liberal-agrarian party that has fostered 11 prime ministers and three presidents, but has been relegated to the opposition since 2011, is expected to be the big winner on Sunday .

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  10. Global Intelligence Alliance (GIA) Officially Renamed M-BrainRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... sales proposition to clients," said Mrs. Marjukka Nyberg, founder of M-Brain Group. Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, the M-Brain group has offices in Sao Paolo, Brazil; Toronto, Canada; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Paris, France; Essen, Germany; ...

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  11. Tommyknocker Brewery Goes International With First Branded American...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Tommyknocker Brewery & Pub, maker of numerous award-winning American craft ales and lagers has partnered with Finnish investor group Captol Invest to launch The Tommyknocker Craft Beer Bar in a fashionable section of downtown Helsinki. Tommyknocker Brewery of Colorado has partnered with Finnish investor group Captol Invest to launch The Tommyknocker Craft Beer Bar in a fashionable section of downtown Helsinki in Finland.

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  12. Verkkokauppa.com to publish January-March Interim report 2015 on April 24, 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

    Verkkokauppa.com will publish January-March Interim report 2015 on Friday, April 24, 2015, approximately at 8:00 Finnish time . Verkkokauppa.com's CEO Samuli SeppA lA will present the report at an analyst and press conference in Helsinki on Friday, April 24 at 10:00 a.m. Finnish time.

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  13. Eugene awarded 2021 world track championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... years since 1991, the third edition of the competition. The first world championships were held in 1983 in Helsinki, Finland, followed by Rome in 1987. Although the United States has never hosted the championships, the country's athletes have ...

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  14. Got It Licked: Finnish Postal Service to Honor Metal Bands...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Billboard

    Six Finnish metal/rock bands will be honored in September when the country's postal service, Posti, issues several new series of stamps. According to posti.fi , graphic artist Klaus Welp designed the sheet that will feature Nightwish , Apocalyptica , Chidren of Bodom , Hanoi Rocks , HIM and The Rasmus .

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  15. Decisions of Sampo plc's Annual General MeetingRead the original story

    Thursday | PR-inside.com

    ... will be available for viewing at www.sampo.com/agm and at Sampo plc's head office at Fabianinkatu 27, Helsinki, Finland, on 30 April 2015 at the latest. SAMPO PLC Jarmo Salonen Head of Investor Relations and Group Communications tel. +358 10 516 ...

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  16. Russia cannot divide Europe over Ukraine, says SteinmeierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Deutsche Welle

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has said that attempts to break EU unity on sanctions against Russia will fail. He hopes that new working groups will bring calm to the conflict in eastern Ukraine.

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  17. Russia cannot divide Europe over Ukraine, says German ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Star

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Finnish Foreign Minister Erkki Tuomioja during a news conference in Helsinki April 16, 2015. REUTERS/Vesa Moilanen/Lehtikuva VILNIUS, Lithuania: German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said Thursday Russia could not succeed in breaking European Union unity on sanctions over Ukraine by using strategies such as offering to remove trade embargoes against individual EU member states.

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  18. NS-Diplomatie und Bundnispolitik 1935-1944: Wipert von Blucher, das...Read the original story

    Thursday | The English Historical Review

    The wartime alliance between the democratic Finnish state, which cultivated Scandinavian values of political and cultural tolerance, and Hitler's Reich was always a contingent affair. During the Soviet attack on Finland during the winter of 1939-40, Germany remained strictly neutral as the Finns fought bravely and effectively before eventually being forced to terms.

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  19. Finnair signs 12-Year V-Services(SM) FHARead the original story

    Thursday | Freshnews

    Finnair has signed an exclusive, 12-year V-Services Fleet Hour Agreement to manage 10 V2500 engines. The agreement will cover installed engines on five Airbus A321ceo aircraft.

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  20. EXCLUSIVE: Ghana midfielder Anthony Annan seeking to quit German side 1860 MunichRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana midfielder Anthony Annan is considering his future at German side 1860 Munich as he is frustrated over the lack of playing time with the second tier club, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively reveal. The former Hearts of Oak enforcer signed for German Bundesliga II side 1860 Munich on a two-season-contract as a free agent as he sought to revive his career.

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