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  1. Up to 300 Swedes fighting with Isis: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Local

    The body of an Irishman who had been missing since November 10th was found in the harbour by Stockholm's Old Town on Thursday, it has emerged. Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic made his first start for two months as Ligue 1 Champions Paris Saint-Germain went top for the first time this season with a 3-2 win at mid-table Metz on Friday night WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was on Friday guaranteed political asylum by Ecuador for "as long as necessary," one day after he lost an appeal against a Swedish warrant for his arrest.

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  2. Aircraft and cargo trucks at Tan Son Nhat airport in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Dinh QuanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Lai Xuan Thanh, director of the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam , faulted the supervisor, who works for Vietnam Air Traffic Management Company, for failing to stop an Air Force helicopter from taking off soon after a Vietnam Airlines plane on October 29. The supervisor's job was tasked with coordinating messages between civilian and military air traffic controllers. Civilian air controllers communicate with pilots in English and the latter in Vietnamese.

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  3. Spend a night in the Swedish IcehotelRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Fenland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Built across fourteen of the 20,000 islands that shelter the city from the Baltic Sea, Stockholm is quite a revelation.

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  4. CIGI releases key resource in ongoing debate on global Internet policy and governanceRead the original story

    Friday | PressReleasePoint

    The Centre for International Governance Innovation has published a new resource, on challenges and opportunities in Internet policy, developed to inform the work of the Global Commission on Internet Governance . Chaired by Sweden's former Prime Minister Carl Bildt, the GCIG is a two-year initiative launched in January 2014 by CIGI and Chatham House, and will produce a comprehensive stand on the future of multi-stakeholder Internet governance.

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  5. Mikael Renberg was busy in Sweden, but Eric Lindros email reunited...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NJ.com

    Life as a retired hockey player has been pretty hectic for a beloved old Flyers winger who forever will be linked with two of their greats. Mikael Renberg, now 42 and five years into hanging up his skates, has had a lot going lately back home in Pitea, Sweden beyond the usual running around with his wife, their teenaged daughter who just received her driver's license, and a daughter to his first marriage.

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  6. Discover New Designers at Tictail's Holiday Pop-Up : Sweden's online...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cool Hunting

    For most well-meaning shoppers, finding the right gift is a challenge-let alone chancing upon something that's truly unique. Sourcing products from independent designers and brands around the world, Stockholm-based web commerce platform Tictail opened its first US retail location this week in NYC's Lower East Side.

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  7. CIGI releases key resources in ongoing debate on global Internet policy and governanceRead the original story

    Friday | PressReleasePoint

    The Centre for International Governance Innovation has published a new resource, on challenges and opportunities in Internet policy, developed to inform the work of the Global Commission on Internet Governance . Chaired by Sweden's former Prime Minister Carl Bildt, the GCIG is a two-year initiative launched in January 2014 by CIGI and Chatham House, and will produce a comprehensive stand on the future of multi-stakeholder Internet governance.

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  8. Swedish Appeals Court Upholds Detention Order For Julian AssangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    An appeals court in Sweden has upheld a detention order in connection with sex assault accusations against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been living in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London since seeking refuge there more than two years ago. The Svea Court of Appeals in Stockholm affirmed a lower court ruling that ordered the detention of Assange, 43, for questioning over allegations that in 2010 he had nonconsensual sex with two women who were working as volunteers for WikiLeaks.

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  9. & Other Stories, COS make their debuts in RomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ANSA.it

    Rome, November 21 - Rome's luxury shopping district this week celebrated the opening of a megastore housing two high-end labels owned by Sweden's low-cost group H&M: & Other Stories and COS. The three-story-high store is located on the elegant Via Borgognona in a building that formerly housed Fendi.

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  10. Sweden celebrates women at new museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Local

    Sweden's first women's history museum opens in UmeA this weekend. Deviating from traditional history, it aims to raise questions about sex, power, and identity.

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  11. Israel ambassador to make Sweden returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Local

    Isaac Bachman will come back to Stockholm on November 29th stating that it was a "compromise" move after he was recalled to Israel following Sweden's decision to recognize Palestine. In a statement on the Israeli embassy website Bachman said the date of his intended return to Swedish shores was significant.

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  12. Assange loses arrest warrant legal battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sunday Herald

    WIKILEAKS founder Julian Assange has lost a legal move aimed at revoking an arrest warrant in connection with sex-related allegations against him. WIKILEAKS founder Julian Assange has lost a legal move aimed at revoking an arrest warrant in connection with sex-related allegations against him.

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  13. Red Cross fumbles severance pay for 150 cut employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Watertown Daily Times

    Tracey L. Slate of Copenhagen is among about 150 former American Red Cross employees across New York and Pennsylvania who've waited weeks without receiving severance pay after their jobs were recently slashed by the nonprofit. Mrs. Slate, who was program coordinator for six years at Red Cross of Northern New York, said she's had a stressful month because money for her severance package hasn't arrived on time.

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  14. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange loses bid to lift arrest warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Independent.ie

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has lost a legal move aimed at revoking an arrest warrant in connection with sex-related allegations against him. A Swedish appeals court has upheld the warrant, dashing Mr Assange's hopes that he could soon leave the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, where he has been living for over two years.

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  15. Swedish court rejects Assange appeal against arrest orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has lost his appeal against a Swedish arrest order. Assange, stuck in Ecuador's London embassy, is wanted for questioning on alleged sexual misconduct, but currently faces no charges.

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  16. AllUnite Raises a 3 Million as It Continues Expansion into New MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Ad Operations Online

    AllUnite , the Copenhagen-based startup which offers free Internet and location-based marketing for retailers, has announced a a 3 million Series A funding round lead by European venture capital partnership, Northzone and Denmark's largest grocery chain retailer, Coop . Founded in September 2013 by entrepreneurs Kasper Gevaldig and Esben Elmoe, AllUnite provides free Wi-Fi in commercial locations, such as supermarkets, shops and restaurants, in exchange for advertising space on customers' mobile devices.

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  17. Norwegian Air CEO Touts Low Fares, Labor Calls It 'a Shell Game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- Norwegian Air Shuttle CEO Bjorn Kjos is visiting the U.S. seeking public support in a battle to convince federal regulators to approve the carrier's bid for a permit to serve the country. Kjos will speak Thursday to the International Aviation Club in Washington.

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  18. [Book] Design for PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Putting people first

    Design for Policy Edited by Christian Bason, Chief Executive, Danish Design Centre Series: Design for Social Responsibility Hardcover: 250 pages Publisher: Gower Pub Co; December 28, 2014 Design for Policy is the first publication to chart the emergence of collaborative design approaches to innovation in public policy. Drawing on contributions from a range of the world's leading academics, design practitioners and public managers, it provides a rich, detailed analysis of design as a tool for addressing public problems and capturing opportunities for achieving better and more efficient societal outcomes.

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  19. Celebrating Thor Heyerdahl and the Kontiki on the 100th anniversary of his birthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Examiner.com

    Kon-Tiki Museum in Oslo, Norway features the worldly explorations of Thor Heyerdahl aboard the Kon-Tiki, as shown here. Certain names and adventures can become lost in time until a little travel brings them into a person's world view.

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  20. Rural village outside Vietnam's ancient town seeks to become tourist stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Thanh Nein News

    Local travel firm Rose Travel Services Co., Ltd organized last month a pilot program to lead 52 international students of the University of Oslo to An My Village, some three kilometers away from downtown Hoi An. The trip was also part of extra-curricular activities arranged for the students by the University of Oslo in coordination with Vietnam's Da Nang Univeristy.

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