Alvsborgs, Sweden Newswire

Alvsborgs, Sweden Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alvsborgs, Sweden.

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  1. 'How confronting the man who robbed me gave me closure'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Local

    Moa Karlsson was robbed twice within seven months, four years ago. Now the Swede has met the man who carried out the second robbery.

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  2. Tensions rise in Sweden after killing of asylum center workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Times of Israel

    Masked men chased migrants in Stockholm this weekend in a rare act of overt violence against refugees, but one that reflects smoldering tensions in Sweden as it grapples with the consequences of a record influx of migrants. Between 50 and 100 masked and hooded men chased and reportedly beat up "people of foreign appearance" on Friday evening at the Sergels Torg plaza in the heart of the city and handed out leaflets calling for "the street children of North Africa to get the punishment they deserve."

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  3. Asylum centre worker killed in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Iol.co.za

    A Police officer is seen outside a home for juvenile asylum seekers in Molndal in south western Sweden. Picture: AFP/ TT News Agency/ Adam Ihse Masked men chased migrants in Stockholm this weekend in a rare act of overt violence against refugees, but one that reflects smouldering tensions in Sweden as it grapples with the consequences of a record influx of migrants.

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  4. New owners of Saab don't get to use the nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Autoblog

    Saab won't be revived as a Chinese-backed electric car brand. Aerospace and defense company Saab AB has declined to let the new owners of the dormant automaker's old designs and factory use the name on new cars , Automotive News reports.

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  5. Swedes are left with a sense of 'paradise lost' as refugee crisis weighs on welfare stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Masked men chased migrants in Stockholm this weekend in a rare act of overt violence against refugees, but one that reflects smouldering tensions in Sweden as it grapples with the consequences of a record influx of migrants. Between 50 and 100 masked and hooded men chased and reportedly beat up "people of foreign appearance" on Friday evening at the Sergels Torg plaza in the heart of the city and handed out leaflets calling for "the street children of North Africa to get the punishment they deserve".

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  6. Tensions rise in Sweden after killing of asylum centre workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Yahoo!

    Masked men chased migrants in Stockholm this weekend in a rare act of overt violence against refugees, but one that reflects smouldering tensions in Sweden as it grapples with the consequences of a record influx of migrants. Between 50 and 100 masked and hooded men chased and reportedly beat up "people of foreign appearance" on Friday evening at the Sergels Torg plaza in the heart of the city and handed out leaflets calling for "the street children of North Africa to get the punishment they deserve".

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  7. Swedes brace for high winds battering countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Local

    Forecasters at Sweden's national weather institute SMHI issued a class-one weather warning on Tuesday as harsh winds and snow were expected to batter the country in the next 24 hours. The class-one alert warned of wind speeds up to around 20 metres per second in central and western parts of Sweden during the day.

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  8. Rennie puts in courageous display to reach Sweden final AMATEUR...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Prestwichandwhitefieldguide.co.uk

    Bury ABC boxer Brian Rennie, right, with club-mate Sahir Iqbal, who both made finals at the recent Sweden Box Cup AMATEUR Prestwich boxer Brian Rennie put in one of his best ever performances in the ring to get to the final of an international tournament in Boras, Sweden. The 31-year-old Bury ABC fighter beat home favourite Cengiz Caglayan in the semi-finals of the 75kg elite competition.

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  9. Another giant enters the ring of autonomous-car suppliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Automotive News

    So far, the race to design components for self-driving vehicles has been dominated by behemoths such as Bosch, TRW, Continental and Valeo. Now, another sumo wrestler is preparing to jump in: Autoliv Inc., the world's biggest supplier of airbags and seat belts.

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  10. Swedish asylum worker Alexandra Mezher stabbed to death at refugee centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Alexandra Mezher, right, and her friend Lejla Filipovic when they graduated from high school in Boras Sweden on June 10, 2012. She was also the face of a new and idyllic Sweden.

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  11. Sweden struggles to deal with crime at refugee sheltersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Greenwich Citizen

    This June 10, 2012, photo shows Alexandra Mezher, right, and her friend Lejla Filipovic, left, when they graduated from high school in Boras Sweden. Mezher a 22-year-old worker at a shelter for youth and unaccompanied minors was stabbed to death at the center in southwestern Sweden on Monday Jan. 25, 2016.

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  12. Sweden struggles to deal with crime at refugee ...Jan 26, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    This June 10, 2012, photo shows Alexandra Mezher, right, and her friend Lejla Filipovic, left, when they graduated from high school in Boras Sweden. Mezher a 22-year-old worker at a shelter for youth and unaccompanied minors was stabbed to death at the center in southwestern Sweden on Monday Jan. 25, 2016.

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  13. it was bound to happen. the question is why it took this long. young and dead at 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Barking Moonbat Early Warning System

    'She was not only my daughter, she was my angel': weeps as police warn they cannot cope with rising tide of migrant violence The mother of the young Swedish social worker who was allegedly stabbed to death by a 15-year-old asylum seeker at a shelter for refugee children wept today and said, 'She was not just my daughter, she was my angel.' Alexandra Mezher, 22, was working alone with ten youths aged between 14 and 17 when she was attacked at the home for unaccompanied young migrants in Molndal, near Gothenburg.

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  14. Read their storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Amnesty International

    Omar, a refugee from Syria, was just 12 years old when he accidentally arrived alone in Sweden. It took months of tears and worry, emails and phone calls before his parents and big brother could join him.

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  15. Another giant enters the ring of autonomous-car suppliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Automotive News

    So far, the race to design components for self-driving vehicles has been dominated by behemoths such as Bosch, TRW, Continental and Valeo. Now, another sumo wrestler is preparing to jump in: Autoliv Inc., the world's biggest supplier of airbags and seat belts.

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  16. Rebranded Saab at the center of China's green car pushRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2016 | Automotive News

    The Swedish automaker once known as Saab has emerged as part of China's push to make electric vehicles a mass-market alternative to gasoline cars, after getting a $12 billion order for EVs. Chinese-owned National Electric Vehicle Sweden - the company that acquired Saab's assets - said it received an order for 250,000 EVs in December from a little known Chinese company that will include 150,000 cars based on the Saab 9-3 sedan.

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  17. Sweden launches probe into mosque arson bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | The Peninsula

    Stockholm: Swedish police said Sunday they have launched an investigation into possible arson after a fire at a mosque in the southwest of the country. "At this time it is unclear how the fire started.

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  18. Swedish company to open factory in Henry CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Virginia Business

    Starsprings, a privately-held Swedish manufacturer, will invest $3.7 million in establishing its first U.S. manufacturing operation in Henry County, creating 68 jobs. The company will supply mattress units used in long-distance trucking.

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  19. Rebranded Saab at the center of China's green car pushRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2016 | Automotive News

    The Swedish automaker once known as Saab has emerged as part of China's push to make electric vehicles a mass-market alternative to gasoline cars, after getting a $12 billion order for EVs. Chinese-owned National Electric Vehicle Sweden - the company that acquired Saab's assets, though not its name - said it received an order for 250,000 EVs in December from a little known Chinese company that will include 150,000 cars based on the Saab 9-3 sedan.

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  20. Firefighters battle flames and ice in Boras blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | The Local

    Firefighters have said Sweden's cold snap is hampering efforts to put out a blaze threatening to destroy family homes on Thursday morning - with the water freezing in the pumps. Crews were called to the inferno in a three-storey building, home to several families according to the TT news agency, in BorA s, central Sweden, at 4.15am.

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