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3 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

Tougher fishing-net rules urged in Finland to protect rare seals;...

Tougher fishing-net rules urged in Finland to protect rare seals; plastic-use curbs urged in Sweden to protect oceans The Finnish branch of the World Wide Fund for Nature is demanding immediate tougher action to protect the highly-endangered Saimaa seal population.

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19 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

Volkswagen Rally Stars Drift Surrounded By A Spectacular Backdrop

Just under 35,000 spectators, glorious summer weather and the most famous rally drivers in one place - the first edition of the "Neste Oil Helsinki Battle" in the centre of the Finnish capital was a resounding success.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The China Post

Finns dance 'tangotanssi' in search for their inner Latino

Tango has found a lasting home in Finland, and every summer the Finns' love affair with the dance breaks out into the open, showing that under their cool North exterior beats a warm, Latin heart.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Paddock Talk

Cleared For Immediate Take-Off For The Second Half Of The Season

CITROA N AND RALLY FINLAND: FOUR WINS SINCE 1962 Back when the Swedes were the only drivers that could compete with the Finns at their home event, CitroA n enjoyed its first win at the "1,000 Lakes Rally" in 1962 when local drivers Pauli Toivonen and Jaakko Kallio secured victory in a DS19.

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ETaiwanNews.com

Finland OKs Ukraine-bound missile parts

Finnish customs say a shipment of air-to-air missile parts that was stopped at the Helsinki airport last month was part of "normal military cooperation" between Customs spokesman Sami Rakshit says the Vietnamese government has confirmed the legitimacy of the shipment impounded June 24 because it lacked transit authorization that is compulsory for ... (more)

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The New Zealand Herald

Finland OKs Ukraine-bound missile parts

Finnish customs say a shipment of air-to-air missile parts that was stopped at the Helsinki airport last month was part of "normal military cooperation" between Ukraine and Vietnam.

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Stars and Stripes

Finland OKs Ukraine-bound missile parts

Finnish customs say a shipment of air-to-air missile parts that was stopped at the Helsinki airport last month was part of "normal military cooperation" between Ukraine and Vietnam.

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Seward City News

Seward hosts Comic Workshop

Leino traveled from Helsinki, Finland to Seward, Alaska earlier this summer in order to help Dr. Tuula Hollmen with her research at the Alaska SeaLife Center.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

1,000 in Pro-Israel Rally in Helsinki

More than 1,000 people took part, Thursday, in a pro-Israel rally in front of the Finnish parliament building in Helsinki.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Antipsychotic drugs shrink the brain and may accelerate psychosis for schizophrenics, study finds

As humans age, brain cells lose some of their volume and the brain shrinks slowly, subtly over time.

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GlobeNewswire

Fingrid Group's Interim report 1 Jan - 30 Jun 2014

Helsinki, Finland, 2014-07-24 11:41 CEST -- Fingrid Oyj Interim report 24.7.2014 at 12.40 EET Figures in brackets refer to the corresponding period the previous year, unless otherwise stated.

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Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The annual editorial guide highlighted 7 Mintz Levin practice areas and 19 of ... )--Energi and HDI-Gerling America have entered into a multi-year agreement to extend their strong partnership offering risk management and insurance programs to certai... )--The BNSF Railway Foundation announced a $3 million pledge to the USO that will support USO ... (more)

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RTE.ie

New online bank, Holvi, set to launch in Ireland

Finnish bank, Holvi, which brands itself as 'a complete update to online banking', plans to launch in Ireland later this year.

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Voice of America

Gunmen Kill 2 Finnish Aid Workers in Afghanistan

Afghan medical workers move the dead body of a foreign female aid worker who was employed by the International Assistance Mission, in Herat, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, July 24, 2014.

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AndhraNews

Invitation to P yry's January-June 2014 result news conferences on 31 July 2014

Pyry's January-June 2014 result will be published on 31 July 2014 at 8:30 a.m. Finnish time.

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Business Times

Nokia raises networks outlook after Q2 profit beats estimates

Nokia sold its phone division to Microsoft in April. After the deal, almost 90 percent of Nokia's sales come from its network unit.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Bradenton.com

Business briefs: Sunglass Hut latest addition for Mall at UTC

Sunglass Hut will bring a 750-square-foot store to the mall in the center court between Godiva and Brighton Collectibles.

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Hispanic Business

Recent Studies from University of Eastern Finland Add New Data to...

Editor at Biotech Week -- Investigators discuss new findings in Drugs and Therapies.

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Gamasutra

Lionsgate bolsters its game division with free-to-play studio deal

Lionsgate Entertainment continues to chase game development, announcing this week that it has formed a partnership with the newly-minted Next Games that will see the film-centric entertainment company investing an undisclosed sum in the Finnish developer.

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The Dirt

Helsinki Aims to Be Car-free by 2025

The Guardian 's excellent environmental coverage has been supplemented by a new section on cities , supported by the Rockefeller Foundation.

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