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1 hr ago | Brooklynvegan

High on Fire touring, playing free Converse Rubber Tracks show in NYC

In the latest addition to the awesome Converse Rubber Tracks free show series in NYC, stoner metal royalty High On Fire will bring their tour to Music Hall of Williamsburg on August 15 .


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6 hrs ago | Copenhagen Post

Scorpion stings 8-year-old boy on ferry

A Fjord Line ferry sailing from Hirtshals to Langesund in Norway had to turn back to the port on Tuesday after an 8-year-old boy was stung by a scorpion.


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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Evening Times

Deila signs up striker for Celtic

CELTIC have moved quickly to fill the space which will be left by the imminent sale of Tony Watt to Standard Liege for 1.2million by bringing in Jo Inge Berget from Cardiff.


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DGAP-PVR: Linde AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the ...

Linde AG 28.07.2014 10:59 Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG.


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Decorah Journal

Long journey home:

Decorah man explores his ancestral roots, and sails on a replica of the sloop that carried the first Norwegian immigrants to the United States in 1825.


Related Topix: World News, us Travel, Travel, Ontario County, NY, Orleans County, NY

Copenhagen Post

Terror threat in Norway "slightly " reduced, says security agency

The risk of a terror attack in Norway has reduced slightly, according to the Norwegian national security agency , but police will maintain a high level of national security today, following a warning last week that an extremist Islamist group could be planning an attack.


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Sun Jul 27, 2014

World briefs: Militants hit Cameroon

Islamist militants believed to be associated with the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram kidnapped the wife of a Cameroonian vice prime minister Sunday, in a worrying sign that the violence in northeastern Nigeria is spreading beyond its borders.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Niger, Mali, Boat Disaster, Italy,

The Independent

Venice: Cruising by bike

Adrian Mourby is an award-winning writer and producer. He is also an international correspondent for Opera Now magazine and a regular contributor to The Independent on Sunday's travel section.


Related Topix: Travel, Italy, World News, Venice, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel, Norway Travel,

Jerusalem Post

Erdogan's anti-Semitism

The damage done by Erdogan has helped to unleash anti-Jewish invective by Turkish imams in Germany and The Netherlands.


Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Middle East, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Jens Stoltenberg, Europe, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Opinion

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

Jewish museums in Norway closed for fear of attacks

Police in Norway recommended the temporary closure of two Jewish museums for fear of attacks, while Danish policed dispersed a pro-Israel rally out of concern for participants' safety.


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Sat Jul 26, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Carefully planned Norway trip memorable for surprises

Carefully planned Norway trip memorable for surprises Managing Editor Sue Halena shares her vacation experience Check out this story on I hoped the Dane sitting next to me wasn't annoyed by my excitement when I inched closer to a ... (more)


Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Norway Travel, World News, Trondheim, Norway Travel


Gay Man Attacked with Glass Bottle in Oslo After Being Asked if He is Gay

Keith Brooks-Bekkestrom was attacked in a park in Oslo, Norway by two men who approached him on a bench and asked if he was gay.

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All About Jazz

The Vocal Art of Norwegian Stine Janvin Motland

These surroundings demanded Motalnd to fill and respond to the building's acoustics and to explore the scope of her voice.


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Fri Jul 25, 2014

In-depth Africa

South Sudan's food insecurity situation "worst in the world"

July 26, 2014 Members of the United Nations Security Council have described the current food insecurity situation in South Sudan as the "worst in the world".


Related Topix: World News, Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Famine, Natural Disasters,

Financial Times

The Fast Lane: Closed for the summer holidays

This weekend marks the official start of the great European summer holiday handover.


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Global peril from returning Syrian fighters shown in Norway alert

Norwegian authorities said they've uncovered information pointing to a potential terror attack in the country within days by individuals linked to the conflict in Syria.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Terrorism, Aspen, CO, US Politics, US News, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives

Decorah Journal

Oneota Film Festival, Vesterheim Museum are presenting recent Norwegian films Friday, Saturday

Oneota Film Festival and Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum in special arrangement with the Norwegian Film Institute will present recent Norwegian films beginning with the award-winning documentary North of the Sun .


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Letter From Gaza

Jeffrey St. Clair on Hillary Clinton's miraculous rags-to-riches method of financial success; LA CONFIDENTIAL: Lee Ballinger on race, violence and inequality in Los Angeles; PAPER DRAGON: Peter Lee on China's military; THE BATTLE OVER PAT TILLMAN: David Hoelscher provides a 10 year retrospective on the changing legacy of Pat Tillman; MY BROTHER AND ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Israel, Middle East

All About Jazz

Marius Neset / Trondheim Jazz Orchestra: Lion

Despite having yet to make a breakthrough in North America, in the space of less than five years Marius Neset has gone from virtual unknown to one of Europe's hottest properties, gigging with his quartet all around the continent, including an incendiary showcase at the 2012 Jazzahead! trade show in Germany and an even more searing set at the 2014 ... (more)


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

USVI historian to deliver keynote lecture at upcoming slavery conference in Norway

Wayne James, fashion designer, lawyer, former US Virgin Islands senator, historian, and author of the soon-to-be released book on men's manners, Manly Manners: Lifestyle and Etiquette for the Young Man of the 21st Century, has been invited to deliver the keynote address at the October 11-12, 2014, conference in Oslo, Norway.


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