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  1. Underground busport starts to take shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... The technology has been a success in the Christchurch Bus Exchange in New Zealand and Kamppi Terminal in Helsinki, Finland. Mr Nalder said the system would allow the busport to handle 50 per cent more buses than the old Wellington Street station. ...

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  2. Treat Mom to Jewelry by Designer Mari HanbyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    Eva Designs is Mari's small creative studio where she designs jewelry and other accessories. She grew up in Finland, went to college there, and worked at a textile agency in Helsinki where she got interested in design.

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  3. Mercury, Fish Oils, and the Risk of Myocardial InfarctionRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... In 1995, Salonen et al. reported an increased risk of coronary heart disease among residents of the Kuopio area in Finland whose hair samples had increased levels of mercury.6,7 The . . . CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or ...

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  4. A Millionaire In Finland Gets a $58,000 Ticket For Doing 64 In a 50 MPH ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Finland doesn't mess around when it comes to income inequality. Just ask Reima Kuisla, a Finnish businessman with an annual income of $7 million.

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  5. Speeding in Finland Can Cost a Fortune, if You Already Have OneRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    Speeding in Finland Can Cost a Fortune, if You Already Have One - HELSINKI, Finland - Getting a speeding ticket is not a feel-good moment for anyone. But consider Reima Kuisla, a Finnish businessman.

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  6. Finland's progressive fines dent wallets big and smallRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... no, the amount of the fine did not turn out to be a typo or a mistake of any kind. Kuisla is a millionaire, and in Finland the fines for more serious speeding infractions are calculated according to income. The thinking here is that if it stings for ...

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  7. Finnish mining firm gets green light for waste pipeline -- with tighter termsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    Officials in northern Finland have given the mining company Talvivaara a green light to construct a pipeline to discharge waste water into a local lake. However the Northern Finland regional administrative agency has tightened restrictions on the quantity of effluent to be discharged, as well as the concentration of sulfates and other substances in the waste.

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  8. $58,000 Finnish speeding ticket based on millionaire's incomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SFGate

    ... And no, the 54,024 euros did not turn out to be a typo, or a mistake of any kind. Kuisla is a millionaire, and in Finland the fines for more serious speeding infractions are calculated according to income. The thinking is that if it stings for the ...

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  9. TFC II vs Pittsburgh Riverhounds: Match Preview, Stream and ThreadRead the original story

    Saturday | Waking The Red

    ... to make an appearance in TFC friendly against Liverpool in July 2012. However ,Pasher received a better offer in Finland and played for third division side PS Kemi Kings. That only lasted a year before he found himself back in North America. Besides ...

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  10. Are ever-growing molars in rodents' futures?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | RedOrbit

    ... down our teeth," says co-senior author Jukka Jernvall, an evolutionary biologist at the University of Helsinki, in Finland. "However, regarding rodents, it will be interesting to resolve the regional and taxonomic details of the 50 million year ...

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  11. T'ai Chi part of Silver City communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Silver City Sun-News

    ... relaxation under stress, and enhances the mind-body connection," the website states. Anna Dye is from Helsinki, Finland. She began her T'ai Chi training in 1998, in Helsinki, as a student of Rami Salo, a student of Grandmaster Tung Kai-Ying. Now ...

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  12. Skangass Celebrates Topping UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Marine News

    Nordic liquefied natural gas operator Skangass has celebrated a topping out ceremony at its Pori LNG terminal. The company said it was making progress in the construction of the storage tank for Finland's first LNG import terminal at the southern port of Pori.

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  13. Guggenheim Helsinki Now architectural exhibit opens Apr 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Guggenheim Helsinki Now , which is billed as an immersive architectural exhibition, opens to the public on Saturday, April 25 in the Finnish capital, giving the public the chance to discover - and perhaps be seduced by - the six shortlisted designs. The exhibition at the Kunsthalle Helsinki , which is free, includes the finalists as well as 15 designs that were awarded "honourable mentions" by the jurors.

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  14. Guggenheim Foundation Presents Guggenheim Helskinki Now, Beginning TodayRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    From today, April 25 to May 16, 2015, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation will present the free, public exhibition Guggenheim Helsinki Now at the Kunsthalle Helsinki in Finland. Augmented by a series of talks, events, and performances designed to engage a range of age groups, the exhibition will reveal to the public for the first time the final designs submitted by the six finalist teams in the Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition , as well as fifteen designs awarded honorable mentions by the jury .

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  15. Rapids close to adding Argentine striker Luis Solignac, source saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Denver Post

    The Colorado Rapids are close to signing Argentinian striker Luis Solignac of Nueva Chicago in the Argentine first division, an MLS source told The Denver Post on Thursday. Solignac, 24, played on loan for IFK Mariehamn in the Finnish Premier Division the last two years where he scored 20 goals in 40 matches.

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  16. Guggenheim Helsinki finalist designs go on view in HelsinkiRead the original story

    Friday | Art Daily

    At the core of the exhibition are the six designs that the independent, eleven-member competition jury unanimously selected to be finalists in the competition. The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation 's immersive exhibition Guggenheim Helsinki Now: Six Finalist Designs Unveiled will open to the public on Saturday, April 25, at the Kunsthalle Helsinki in Finland, revealing for the first time the fully developed designs from which a winner will be selected in the Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition.

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  17. Afghan-Finnish trade in lamb pelts vital to economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    SHARIF, Afghanistan - Hajji Sher Mohammad tended his flock of sheep at the foot of a northern Afghan mountain range, staring off into the distance and invoking what has become a magical name: Finland, over there somewhere. "There is a country called Finland, and that's where lambskins go," he said.

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  18. Nashville Predators Sign Defenseman Kristian NakyvaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Predlines

    ... 10 blueliners in points in both 2012-13 and 2013-14 while winning a league title in 2011-12. A native of Helsinki, Finland, Nkyv played his junior hockey in the Espoo Blues organization, captaining the club to a junior league title in 2008-09 while ...

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  19. Asiakastieto Group Oyj: Full exercise of over-allotment option and...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | PR-inside.com

    ... marketing purposes. The Company believes that it is the market leader by revenue in credit information services in Finland. The Company also operates in the market for business and consumer information, as well as the market for sales and marketing ...

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  20. Heat makes electrons' spin in magnetic superconductorsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Science Daily

    ... Virtanen from the Aalto University. The above story is based on materials provided by Suomen Akatemia (Academy of Finland) . Note: Materials may be edited for content and length. M. Silaev, P. Virtanen, F. S. Bergeret, T. T. Heikkil�. ...

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