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  1. Shopping Scandinavian design in StockholmRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Washington Post

    Picking up the roll, my breakfast, to pull it apart, it weighs at least a pound. This kanelbulle could swallow a Cinnabon and still have room for a dozen Krispy Kremes.

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  2. What's On in Sweden: December 18th to 25thRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Local

    With a week left until Christmas, the next few days are sure to be a balancing act with last minute shopping, visiting Sweden's Christmas markets before some close for the year - and, time permitting, checking out some circus performers. It's the most wonderful time of the year.

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  3. RNB Retail and Brands: Interim Report 1 September 2014 - 30 November 2014Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Business Wire

    RNB RETAIL AND BRANDA S profit improvement trend is continuing - for the first quarter 2014/15, RNB reports positive operating income of SEK 23 M, an improvement of SEK 14 M in total compared to the previous year. The first quarter 2014/15 was the companyA s third consecutive quarter with better sales than the market, where all concepts also displayed a better performance than the market.

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  4. For TV celeb LiLiCo, success flows from adversity and preparationRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Japan Times

    Famous for her regular Saturday morning TV appearances as a film commentator on popular TBS show "King's Brunch," half-Swedish entertainer LiLiCo says her work is such fun it is the fundamental driving force in her life. The 44-year old from Stockholm divides her time between seven regular TV appearances, performing as a singer and speaking the words of character Eric Cartman in the Japanese version of "South Park."

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  5. Sweden and Romania to discuss begging surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Local

    Romania's Social Affairs and Labour Minister Rovana Plumb has accepted an invitation to Stockholm in January to discuss the rising number of Roma people begging in Sweden's major towns and cities. Thousands of beggars have arrived in Sweden over the past two years, with ninety percent of them travelling from Romania, according to figures released by Stockholm's Social Administration in April.

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  6. Gwinnett County Chamber of Commerce Visits Qmatic Global HeadquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    While in Sweden, the members of the Chamber visited several other Swedish companies with a strong presence in Gwinnett, such as Ericsson, Hexagon, Partner Tech and Molnlycke Health Care. The Chamber members' visit began with a dinner at the American Embassy in Stockholm, where Ambassador Mark Brzezinski entertained guests as they discussed their strategy to build links between Georgia and Sweden.

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  7. Can returning crops to their wild states help feed the world?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Science Daily

    To feed the world's growing population -- expected to reach nine billion by the year 2050 -- we will have to find ways to produce more food on less farmland, without causing additional harm to the remaining natural habitat. A new review points the way to intensifying agriculture sustainably by fixing weaknesses that have sprung up quite by accident in the process of traditional crop breeding over the course of thousands of years.

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  8. Perusing Stockholm on the eve of ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    From herring to reindeer meat to 'glA gg,' a trip to Stockholm just before Christmas offers the palate something different from the usual Turkish fare This week I went with a friend of mine, Dani, to Stockholm. He is a Swedish-Turkish citizen but had never seen his motherland.

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  9. Birmingham German Christmas Market misses out on place in European Top 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | IcWolverhampton

    Another ranking of the various Christmas markets completely snubs Birmingham from the voting and final ranking, while Manchester gets ninth place The vote organised by Brussels-based European Best Destinations collected 71,622 votes during ten days, pitching 15 markets against one another. Manchester Christmas Markets took ninth spot in the list, beating off six rivals and closely missing out to Cologne in eighth place Manchester officials are obviously delighted that its seasonal stalls can stand proud against such illustrious festive cities as Dresden, Strasbourg, Brussels, Stockholm and Vienna.

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  10. Plane incident: Sweden, Denmark summon Russian envoysRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | TurkishPress.com

    Sweden and Denmark have summoned their respective Russian ambassadors in response to a Russian military plane reportedly turning off its location device and nearly colliding with a Swedish civilian airliner Friday. ''We have contacted the Russian Embassy and the meeting will take place today,'' Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom told reporters in Brussels on Monday.

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  11. Marathon Memories - Spijkenisse MarathonRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Chennai Living

    Marathon # 52 - A Report Spijkenisse Marathon just happened. I did not plan for it and in fact had mentally closed my mind to marathons this year after Chicago.

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  12. Azercell celebrates 18-year-activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Trend

    Ever since its inception 18 years back the Company has demonstraed rapid growth and managed to maintain its leading position in the competitive market. Over the years, Azercell brought and presented for a first time in Azerbaijan a number of technological innovations: GSM, pre-paid mobile services, GPRS / EDGE , 24/7 Customer Care, Azercell Express offices operating with "one-stop-shopping" concept, "ASAN Imza" and many others.

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  13. Design Contest to Spotlight New Young Hong Kong TalentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Sys-Con Media

    The Hong Kong Young Fashion Designers' Contest 2015 , organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council , will be held on 20 January at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Sixteen finalists will showcase their creative concepts on stage, competing for four award categories: Contemporary Day-wear Group, Party & Evening-wear Group, Best Accessories Design Award and Overall Winner.

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  14. Dump the cable and the dish? Would saving a thousand bucks a year appeal to you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | TwinCities

    Writes Sharon of Roseville: "Last week, I sat at my desk and called my Internet/cable vendor to discuss reducing my costs. I do this every few months, and I frequently receive a 'promotion' of $10 off for three months or $15 for two months.

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  15. Stockholm lures tech startups, but worker housing hard to findRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Seattle Times

    Lovisa Nilsson, who before being able to move to Stockholm commuted one hour in each direction for a year, unpacks at her new apartment in the city. But when Faux, a 24-year-old New York native, moved here recently to work for one of the city's fast-growing startups, he was in for a rude awakening.

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  16. Russia denies another near miss in Baltic skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Evening Sun

    Russia's Defense Ministry on Sunday denied Swedish claims that for the second time this year a Russian military aircraft had nearly collided with a passenger jet over Sweden, insisting that the two planes were never less than 70 kilometers apart. Swedish officials said the Russian intelligence plane had turned off its transponders to avoid commercial radar and came dangerously close to colliding with a passenger jet that had taken off from Copenhagen on Friday.

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  17. How I chose Spijkenisse Marathon to run?Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Chennai Living

    When my mobile phone alarm dutifully rang at 6:30 AM today morning, It took me a few moments orient myself.. Where am I? Why am I not in my bed? Why are the surroundings feel new? No, I was not drunk and it is not the feeling from hangover.

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  18. Favorite Things: Deana SaukamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Austin Monthly

    Don't be fooled by Deana Saukam's diminutive frame - the girl can eat. Scroll through her Instagram feed , and you'll see plates piled high with delicacies from her travels to Hong Kong, Portland, Oregon, Copenhagen and more.

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  19. Last call for sleeper trains linking Berlin, ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Newsday

    Train passenger Marie-Helene from France smiles after arriving at the Berlin main station with the night train from Paris on Wednesday, morning Dec. 10, 2014. German railway company Deutsche Bahn is ending the sleeper service between Paris and Berlin this week, citing unsustainable losses.

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  20. End of Berlin-Paris Sleeper Train Signals Last Call for Europe's Night TrainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Skift

    The glamour and the romance of rail isn't so glamorous or romantic when the rail lines stop updating the rolling stock. Train passenger Marie-Helene from France smiles after arriving at the Berlin main station with the night train from Paris on Wednesday, morning Dec. 10, 2014.

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