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  1. Sarah Sjostrom Nearly Takes World No. 1 In 200 Free At Bergen Swim FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... urta's 2:03.87. Solli took the men's 100 back with a 54.85, well ahead of the 56.41 by Magnus Jakupsson of the Faroe Islands and the 56.51 by Mattias Carlsson of Sweden. Turkey's Kemal Gurdal got a win in the 50 free elimination

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  2. Business Insider Recommends 16 Incredible European Destinations,...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    ... gems, which we included in this list, along with some others that came from our own research. >From Denmark's Faroe Islands to one of Armenia's oldest monasteries, here are the places tourists can enjoy without hordes of other travellers. Near ...

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  3. Halibut ticks all the boxes, says Simon RhodesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Swindon Advertiser

    ... The halibut loves cold water and the UK supply comes mainly from as far as Greenland, and, closer to home, the Faroe Islands. Once caught the halibut can stay fresh in the right conditions for up to 14 days - a bit like me really! So if you fancy ...

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  4. Chefs Ditch the Straitjacket of New Nordic Culinary RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TIME.com

    ... in Oslo, Helsinki, Stockholm, and ever far-flung corners of Scandinavia like Skne, re, and the remote Faroe Islands make names for themselves as well. "The label has done so much for our region, and everything that came after Noma's success has been ...

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  5. Business Insider includes Armenia's Tatev Monastery in the list of undiscovered tourist attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Horizon

    Business Insider magazine's Australian edition presented some of the best European tourist destinations that remain unknown or undiscovered by tourists. The list of the hidden tourist attractions includes 16 destinations from Denmark's Faroe Islands to one of Armenia's oldest monasteries, the places one can enjoy without hordes of other travellers.

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  6. Tatev Monastery among 16 incredible European destinations - Businessinsider.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al+ Armenia

    ... a, Kizhi Island on Lake Onega in Russia, A eskA1 2 Krumlov, one of the Czech Republic's finest medieval sites, Faroe Islands in Denmark, etc.

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  7. What It's Like to Surf Earth's Frozen SeasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wired

    ... he says. Burkhard's surfing safaris have taken him to Iceland (17 times!), Alaska, Nova Scotia, and the Faroe Islands. He's got his eye on places like the Falkland Islands and Heard Island, an Australian external territory about 1,000 miles north of ...

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  8. Football - FIFA election: Will Sepp Blatter's house of cards come tumbling down?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... ballot which each of FIFA's 209 member associations having one vote, meaning Germany have as much say as Faroe Islands. The members will vote in alphabetical order, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. A result will be declared in the first round of voting ...

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  9. Leeds woman sets sail on A 42k record-breaking rowing challenge in memory of fatherRead the original story

    Wednesday | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... is now in training and will set off on the World Record Ocean Rowing attempt from the Scottish coast to the Faroe Islands next month. She said: "I've become very accustomed to doing rather extreme things and when offered the chance to row an ocean I ...

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  10. 16 incredible European destinations that haven't been discovered by touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The answers hit on a number of hidden gems, which we included in this list, along with some others that came from our own research. From Denmark's Faroe Islands to one of Armenia's oldest monasteries, here are the places you can enjoy without hordes of other travelers.

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  11. PL802 farm down and PL602 withdrawalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | GlobeNewswire

    ... ventures with 30 reputable, international partners. Atlantic Petroleum's main office is located in Torshavn, Faroe Islands, and the Company has subsidiaries and technical offices in London, UK and Bergen, Norway. Atlantic Petroleum's existing shares ...

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  12. The rabbit gets it! Danish radio claims on air bunny killing all about animal welfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Russia Taday

    ... well-being. Denmark is controversial when it comes to killing animals. There is an annual tradition on their Faroe Islands involving the ritual slaughter of whales that literally turns the sea red with blood. Needless to say, animal rights ...

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  13. .com | Eskom: A shed load of troubles, a lining of silver - 4...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | News24

    ... modest, only ensuring us the 59th spot on the list, nestled between the fiscal disaster that is Greece and the Faroe Islands, home to 50 000 ex-Norwegians and famous only for consuming slightly more energy per person than South Africa. It would seem ...

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  14. Most dramatic music video everRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Earth & Sky

    Recorded live by the doom metal band Hamfer during the March 20, 2015 total eclipse of the sun above the village of Kvivik in the Faroe Islands. Some of you will argue with me about whether this is the most dramatic music video ever , but, honestly, if you've ever experienced a total eclipse of the sun, you'll agree that no event in nature can beat it.

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  15. Jakob Bro, Lee Konitz, Bill Frisell, Thomas Morgan at DR Koncerthuset CopenhagenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | All About Jazz

    Musician/Band Name Jakob Bro, Lee Konitz, Bill Frisell and Thomas Morgan DR Koncerthuset Balladeering tour Copenhagen May 15, 2015 Copenhagen , May 15th, at the new concert hall of the Danish Broadcasting Corporation: acclaimed Danish film director JA rgen Leth welcomed an audience of 800 spectators to announce the closing segment of the "Balladeering" tour by along Denmark , Iceland , Norway , Faroe Islands and Greenland . The travel route and places on this seven-day tour alone were a special kind of concentrated and impressive experience.

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  16. Round-the-world gyroplane bid to smash aviation recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Witney Gazette

    ... Challenges include getting over the Alps, over the Bering Strait between Alaska and Russia, and over the Faroe Islands between Iceland and Norway. He said: "It's a small craft but reasonably robust. Weather is going to be the biggest thing. It's ...

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  17. Sepp Blatter rivals may team up to oust Fifa chiefRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Scotsman.com

    ... in January, saying he had the support of five federations: Belgium, Sweden, Scotland, a Romania and the Faroe Islands, as well as the Netherlands. It is unclear how much backing he has managed to secure since then. He proudly announced last month ...

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  18. Round-the-world gyroplane bid to smash aviation recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Oxford Mail

    ... Challenges include getting over the Alps, over the Bering Strait between Alaska and Russia, and over the Faroe Islands between Iceland and Norway. He said: "It's a small craft but reasonably robust. Weather is going to be the biggest thing. It's ...

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  19. Seattle's Nordic Ballard Neighborhood Celebrates "Syttende Mai"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | CNN

    ... each Scandinavian and Nordic. However, Google the nations of Iceland, Finland, Estonia, plus Greenland and the Faroe Islands and you find these can fall into either the Scandinavian or Nordic category, or both. All the above nations and islands are ...

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  20. Pontypridd footballer Emily earns Wales under-17s capsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | IcNetwork

    Emily Poole, 15, got her first call up to the national set-up in April and has already appeared six times in the famous red shirt Emily Poole, 15, a pupil at Ysgol Gyfun Garth Olwg, has won six caps for her age group's national side since first getting a call-up during April, and travelled to Scotland with the under-15s squad at the Bob Docherty tournament in April. There, she played games against Scotland, England, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland, before stepping up an age group to play twice in a UEFA under-17s development tournament against Faroe Islands and Kazakhstan.

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