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Helsinki, Finland Newswire

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  1. Where to house Europe's migrants? Schools, barracks, parksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    " With more and more refugees appearing in Europe daily this summer, cities and towns are grappling with a basic but crucial problem: Where can they all sleep? Tent camps are the most widespread solution for migrants in limbo and refugees seeking asylum, and have cropped up in public squares, meadows and train stations this summer around Europe. But some officials and charity groups have come up with alternative solutions " here's a look at a few: Portable shipping containers are being converted into refugee apartments in Germany, which saw nearly half of Europe's overall 400,000 asylum applications in the first half of the year.

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  2. World Championships FactRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    At the first IAAF World Championships in 1983 (Helsinki, Finland) Jamaica's women finished third in the 4x100 metres in 42.73 seconds. The members of the quartet were Lilieth Hodges, Jacqueline Pusey, Juliet Cuthbert and Merlene Ottey.

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  3. Stroke in the Young: Patent Foramen Ovale and Pregnancy [Illustrative Teaching Cases]Read the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Circulation

    From the Neurological Institute, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH ; and Department of Neurology and Stroke Unit, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland . Correspondence to Sophia Sundararajan, MD, PhD, Neurological Institute, University Hospitals/Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid, Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106.

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  4. Russian opposition leader arrested in FinlandRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Russian opposition leader Vasili Popov has been detained by Finnish police at the request of Russian authorities, Finnish media reported on Friday. Vasili Popov, leader of the opposition United Democratic Party of Russia, was taken away by police from his home in Joensuu, eastern Finland, on Thursday.

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  5. Now Available: Inveni Capital Oy - Medical Equipment - Investment ProfileRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... companies. The company's products are based on its proprietary EnBase technology. It has its presence in Helsinki, Finland and Munich, Germany. Inveni is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland. Full Report Details at - ...

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  6. Angry Birds maker's float seen less likely despite mobile games growthRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Reuters

    Aug 28 The often touted but regularly delayed stock-market listing of Rovio, creator of the hugely popular "Angry Birds" mobile game, could be even more distant after this week's warning of lower earnings and a planned cull of more than a third of its staff. While the mobile games market as a whole is thriving and looks set to grow to more than $35 billion in 2017, according to research firm Newzoo, Rovio's woes typify the difficulty established players have in changing with the times.

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  7. Employee advocacy SaaS provider Smarp tripled its revenue and raised 1.3M a fundingRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    Smarp, one of the leading employee advocacy service provider continues its strong growth and expands its operations in the U.S. HELSINKI, Finland - Aug. 28, 2015 - PRLog -- A new office in New York The company is opening a new office in New York in September. The new office will ensure better service for the existing and new customers further speeding Smarps growth.

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  8. Corporate Restructuring of Panostaja Oyj's Security Segment CompletedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

    The sale of Flexim Security Oy's shares to Assa Abloy Oy was completed today in accordance with the stock exchange bulletin published on 4 June 2015 and the transaction has been approved by the competition authority. The basic purchase price of the transaction remained the same as announced previously, but the sales profit recorded in the Panostaja Group from the basic purchase price was revised to approximately MEUR 9 .

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  9. Kone's Order Book Continues To Grow And The Historical 9.5% Revenue CAGR Seems To Be IntactRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seeking Alpha

    Kone reported another extremely strong Q2 and H1 2015 with a double-digit growth at both the top and bottom line. As the company has almost no long-term debt , Kone's shareholders will continue to be rewarded.

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  10. Sick Ants Seek Out Medicinal FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scientific American

    We humans take medicine when we're sick . As do our primate cousins. Chimps, for example, snack on a bitter African shrub to combat intestinal worms .

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  11. Jacob Bekenstein, towering theoretical physicist who studied black holes, dies at 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Jacob Bekenstein, one of the world's foremost theoretical physicists, who used the power of thought to explore the invisible objects that are ranked among the wonders of the universe - black holes - died Aug. 16 in Helsinki. He was 68. The New York Times reported that the cause of death was a heart attack, citing confirmation by the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

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  12. Kinetic and Related Determinants of Plasma Triglyceride Concentration ...Read the original story

    Thursday | Circulation

    From the Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Gothenburg and Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden ; Lipid Disorders Clinic, Metabolic Research Centre, Cardiovascular Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, School of Medicine and Pharmacology and Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics , University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia; Heart and Lung Centre, Helsinki University Central Hospital and Research Programs' Unit, Diabetes and Obesity and Department of Radiology, HUS Medical Imaging Center, Helsinki University Central Hospital , University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland; Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland ; and Department of Endocrinology-Diabetology, University Hospital and INSERM CRI 866, Dijon, France .

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  13. Looking for a homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Economist

    FINLAND, with its baffling language and culture of reserve, is not an easy place for outsiders to penetrate. For Nura Farah, the breakthrough came via the dissected brains of dead cows.

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  14. Hospitality HR and Big Data: Highlights from the 2015 Roundtable | By J. Bruce TraceyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hospitality Net

    ... to Cornell, he has taught in a variety of degree programs, including TKK Executive School of Business, Helsinki, Finland; Cornell-Nanyang Institute for Hospitality Management, Singapore; Institut de Management Hotelier International, Paris, France; ...

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  15. Winners Announced for Crowdsourcing and Data Sharing Competition to...Read the original story

    Thursday | Freshnews

    ... Best performers include Team FIMM-UTU from the University of Turku, Finland, and the University of Helsinki, Finland, for the first question regarding prediction of overall survival; and Yuanfang Guan from the University of Michigan for the second ...

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  16. By J. Bruce TraceyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hospitality Net

    ... to Cornell, he has taught in a variety of degree programs, including TKK Executive School of Business, Helsinki, Finland; Cornell-Nanyang Institute for Hospitality Management, Singapore; Institut de Management Hotelier International, Paris, France; ...

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  17. Democratizing FinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Counterpunch

    On the 18th of August I attended the Robin Hood [1] pop up lab in Helsinki, Finland. I was expecting one more of those nurturing sessions of saving the world with much love and of course, post-its! No, it was a well-attended session where a real practical approach is being thought out and applied.

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  18. Chinese Opera "Legend of White Snake" performed on Finnish stageRead the original story

    Wednesday | Xinhuanet

    Artists from the Northern Kunqu Opera Theatre of China perform "Legend of White Snake" during Helsinki Festival 2015 at the Alexander Theatre in Helsinki, Finland, Aug. 26, 2015.

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  19. What? Austerity in Finland?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Dissident Voice

    Last Saturday, August 22, around 10,000 citizens went down to the streets of Helsinki to protest against the governmental austerity measures. Does this come as a surprise if Finland just elected a billionaire businessman as prime minister? Last Saturday we witnessed one of the biggest demonstrations this country has seen in its very young but strong democracy.

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  20. Angry Birds maker Rovio plans layoffs in restructuringRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Gunfire erupted Wednesday as a television reporter conducted a live on-air interview in Virginia, killing the reporter and a cameraman. A TV reporter and cameraman were shot to death on live television Wednesday by a man described as a disgruntled station employee.

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