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  1. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Glover Teixeira targeted for UFC's return to StockholmRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    According to multiple sources, the UFC is working on booking Alexander Gustafsson vs. Glover Teixeira for an event in Stockholm, Sweden on May 28. As it stands, the fight would serve as the main event. The light-heavyweight contenders were originally scheduled to meet at UFC Fight Night: Berlin in June 2015, however, an injury suffered by Gustafsson forced him out of the fight at the time.

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  2. Declutter, add color carefully to go hyggeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    Nordic interiors are minimalist. So to prep for going hygge, you might want to try the KonMari Method, Modern Mobler's Cynthia Sanford says.

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  3. The truth about refugees in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    It was the early 1990s. I was prime minister of Sweden and near Christmas I was visiting our soldiers serving with the United Nations peacekeeping operation in Croatia.

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  4. Subsidized hanky-panky? A Swedish town is considering giving workers a paid, one-hour break for sexRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Post

    A local official in Sweden has a novel proposal to improve work-life balance and lift the local birthrate: give municipal employees an hour-long paid break each week to go home and have sex. Sweden is already celebrated for its generous welfare state, including 480 days of paid parental leave, universal health care and a common ritual of coffee and pastry, known as fika, which is considered sacrosanct.

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  5. Paid time off for sex? Swedish town considers itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NOLA.com

    Young children wearing hand made crowns of flowers watch dancing during mid-summer celebrations in the village of Jat, Sweden, on June 22, 2012. A councilman from the northern Swedish town of Overtornea has a novel proposal to improve work-life balance and lift the local birthrate: Give municipal employees an hourlong paid break each week to go home and have sex.

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  6. United draw Rostov in Europa League last-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan celebrates after scoring the winning goal in Wednesday's Europa League clash with St Ettienne. Photo: Reuters/Andrew Boyers NYON, Switzerland - Favourites Manchester United will face modest Russian side Rostov in the last-16 of the Europa League following Friday's draw.

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  7. A paid hour a week for sex? This Swedish town is considering it.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    A local official in Sweden has a novel proposal to improve work-life balance and lift the local birthrate: give municipal employees an hourlong paid break each week to go home and have sex. Sweden is already celebrated for its generous welfare state, including 480 days of paid parental leave, universal health care and a common ritual of coffee and pastry, known as fika, which is considered sacrosanct.

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  8. Interxion to Build A 30M London Data Center Despite Brexit ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The WHIR

    While many global banks have devised plans to move operations out of Britain in case of a "hard Brexit," or the country's full exit from the European Union's single market and things like discontinuing unrestricted cross-border travel, Interxion is demonstrating faith in the London data center market by committing to a mid-size but nevertheless costly construction project in the city. The Amsterdam-based service provider announced Thursday a plan to spend A 30 million on what will be the company's third London data center.

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  9. Interxion to Build A 30 London Data Center, Despite Brexit ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Data Center Knowledge

    While many global banks have devised plans to move operations out of Britain in case of a "hard Brexit," or the country's full exit from the European Union's single market and things like discontinuing unrestricted cross-border travel, Interxion is demonstrating faith in the London data center market by committing to a mid-size but nevertheless costly construction project in the city. The Amsterdam-based service provider announced Thursday a plan to spend 30 million on what will be the company's third London data center.

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  10. New flights give Oakland airport strong start to 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Inside Bay Area

    Airport officials said Thursday that total passenger traffic reached 908,898 for the month of January, up 7.8 percent from the same period last year, thanks to a record number of destinations and increased flight routes . The increase marks the 38th consecutive month of year-over-year passenger traffic growth for the airport, which officials partly attribute to Norwegian Air Shuttle, which has fueled international traffic to and from Oakland.

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  11. Artist plans mock 'Pray for Sweden' event at embassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | BBC News

    A mock vigil is planned in Copenhagen on Friday to show solidarity with Swedes over an event that never happened. Many people were baffled when US President Donald Trump suggested during a rally on Saturday that a security incident had occurred in Sweden the night before - none more than Swedes themselves, as it was a fairly uneventful evening.

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  12. Notice to Convene the Annual General Meeting of FLSmidth & Co. a/SRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | GlobeNewswire

    The Board of Directors hereby calls the Annual General Meeting to be held on Thursday 30 March 2017 at 16.00 at Tivoli Congress Center, Arni Magnussons Gade 2-4, DK-1577 Copenhagen V. The Board of Directors proposes unchanged approval of the fees for 2016 that were pre-approved by the General Meeting in 2016. ") with twice that amount to the Vice Chairman and three times that amount to the Chairman.

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  13. On the trail of Viking legends in NorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | USA Today

    Stave churches were inspired by Gothic stone churches in the rest of Europe, including Notre Dame in Paris. But, Norwegians built in wood instead of stone.

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  14. Sweden asks the U.S. to explain Trump comment on SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Star Online

    A day after falsely suggesting there was an immigration-related security incident in Sweden, President Donald Trump said on Sunday his comment was based on a television report he had seen. Trump, who in his first weeks in office has tried to tighten U.S. borders sharply for national security reasons, told a rally on Saturday that Sweden was having serious problems with immigrants.

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  15. [Focus] Crowded race to win EU medicines agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | EUobserver

    The European Medicines Agency has approved more than a thousand medicinal products since it was set up in 1995. The London-based European Medicine Agency will need a new home after Brexit, and almost a dozen European cities are already vying over the regulatory gem.

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  16. Stockholm Turns to BlipTrack Bluetooth and WiFi Sensors to Improve Road NetworkRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | PR.com

    If you drive around Stockholm with a switched on Bluetooth or WiFi device, you are automatically helping your fellow motorists to enjoy a faster and less congested journey. Stockholm, the most populous city in Scandinavia, has joined a host of other major cities, including Bangkok, Zrich, Auckland and Copenhagen, that uses BlipTrack sensors to measure how road users travel and use the city's roads.

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  17. Woman harassed by cat-callers while riding a bike gets her revengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Age

    Cat-calling is an experience that most women are, unfortunately, pretty familiar with. You can be minding your own business in your yoga pants and 3-day hair and a car load of dudes will honk and ask for a kiss .

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  18. 'G'day mate': Benjamin Netanyahu lauds Malcolm Turnbull for puncturing UN 'hypocrisy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has emphasised the need for Israel to retain "security control" over any future Palestinian state, and praised Australia as a "clear-eyed" nation "willing to puncture United Nations hypocrisy". He made the remarks during a joint press conference in which he and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull heaped praise on each other's countries.

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  19. Section 3 roundup: Hoover leads Vikings past Beavers in Class C girls hoops quarterfinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Watertown Daily Times

    Anna Hoover scored a game-high 20 points and hauled in 13 rebounds as the top-seeded Thousand Islands girls basketball team defeated ninth-seeded Beaver River, 58-32, in a Section 3 Class C quarterfinal on Tuesday night. Kennady Amo contributed 13 points and Courtney Evans-Eppolito totaled 11 points, five rebounds and six assists for Thousand Islands , which will face fifth-seeded Cooperstown in a semifinal game on Sunday at Onondaga Community College's SRC Arena.

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  20. Borderline Trumpian, Julie Bishop sidesteps glaring issues in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Sydney Morning Herald

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