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  1. The Genetic Association Between Neocortical Volume and General...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Cerebral Cortex

    Address correspondence to Eero Vuoksimaa, Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, PO Box 41 , FI-00014 University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland. Email: Total gray matter volume is associated with general cognitive ability , an association mediated by genetic factors.

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  2. Newest Saginaw Spirit shining internationally for team FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Finland got off to a quick start in the tournament with a 5-1 win over Canada White, with Markus Niemelainen earning praise for his play on the back end. Canada opened with the first goal of the game, but it couldn't muster any more offense against Finland and Niemelainen.

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  3. Semi-Annual Review of the Omx Helsinki 25 IndexRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Nasdaq announces today the results of the semi-annual review of the OMX Helsinki 25 index, , which will become effective with the market open on Monday, August 3, 2015. The OMX Helsinki 25 Index, launched in 1988, is the leading equity index for the Finnish equity market including the 25 most traded Blue chip companies on Nasdaq Helsinki.

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  4. Yes, U.S. locks people up at a higher rate than any other countryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Washington Post

    ... the world. He recently presented this topic to the Justice Department, showing long-term prisoner reduction in Finland, cross-comparative crime and prison trends (which show crime and prison rates are not necessarily correlated) and how U.S. rates ...

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  5. UN: Goals helped lift 1 billion people from extreme povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KEPR CBS 19

    ... by the U.N. Department of Economic and Social Affairs. ___ Associated Press writer Matti Huuhtanen in Helsinki, Finland, contributed to this report. they were grazing in the field by our house, when we saw them, they let us get so close, we were ...

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  6. BAKU: Azerbaijanis To Return To Their Historical Lands, Including YerevanRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Groong

    ... quo in the conflict zones." The 24th annual session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly takes place in Helsinki, Finland on July 5-9, 2015. The session will culminate in the adoption of the 2015 Helsinki Declaration, which will contain the Assembly's ...

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  7. Fan in Finland gets partial refund for substandard Chuck Berry...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The ruling, which may be precedent-setting, came in response to a complaint by a Finish concertgoer who attended rock 'n' roll pioneer Chuck Berry's 2013 Helsinki performance. Berry, who was 86 at the time, was reportedly fatigued and suffering from flu-like symptoms at the concert.

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  8. Concertgoers In Finland Can Now Get A Refund For Attending Bad Shows [News]Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Ultimate-guitar.com

    In a recent ruling by Finland's Consumer Disputes Board , concertgoers have been granted a refund for attending a subpar Chuck Berry concert. The 88-year-old legend's show took place in Helsinki in 2013, and was reportedly bad enough to grant anyone who attended a 50% refund from the organizers.

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  9. Should fans get refund for substandard concerts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The ruling, which may be precedent-setting, came in response to a complaint by a Finish concertgoer who attended rock 'n' roll pioneer Chuck Berry's 2013 Helsinki performance. Berry, who was 86 at the time, was reportedly fatigued and suffering from flu-like symptoms at the concert.

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  10. Adolescent lifestyle not strongly tied to later muscular painRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Adverse health behaviors in adolescence are only moderately associated with later musculoskeletal pain in adulthood, according to a study published in the June issue of Pain Medicine . Antti Puroila, from the University of Oulu in Finland, and colleagues utilized data from a subset of participants in the 1966 Northern Finland Birth Cohort to assess the relationship between health behaviors at age 14 years and pain at approximately age 31 years.

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  11. NewsMusic fans in Finland entitled to refunds after disappointing gigs after introduction of new lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NME

    A new law in Finland reportedly entitles music fans to seek a refund if they're disappointed by a live performance. National Finnish broadcaster Yle has reported that the country's Consumer Disputes Board ruled on Friday that ticketholders can get a refund if a performance is "well below reasonably expected standards".

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  12. Club welcomes scholars and young prosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arsenal FC

    ... Arsenal as a scholar from HJK Helsinki and has represented the club at under-18 and UEFA Youth League level. He is a Finland youth international. Hale End graduate Stephy was a regular for Arsenal Under-21s last season. The prolific forward, who ...

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  13. Finnish Fans Can Now Get Refunds For Shitty ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stereogum

    ... draw and a chance you take when seeing live music. There's nothing you can't really do about it. Unless you live in Finland, that is. A recent decision by the Finnish Consumer Disputes Board has set a precedent for fans to ask for a refund at ...

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  14. An HIV-positive man asked people to hold his handRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gay Times

    An HIV-positive man called Janne stood in a Helsinki street during Pride with his eyes closed and a sign next to him that read: "I am HIV-positive. Touch me!" Janne wanted to challenge the stigma that surrounds HIV and break down barriers between himself and the strangers who might judge him.

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  15. Municipality Finance defined a nationally significant credit institutionRead the original story

    Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

    As a result of the renewed bank regulation, the Act on Credit Institutions require the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority to define credit institutions significant for the financial system in Finland. According to the decision published on July 6, 2015, FIN-FSA has listed Municipality Finance Plc among these institutions.

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  16. Finns get refunds for sub-par gigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Finnish music fans who are left disappointed by a sub-par live performance can now get a refund, it's reported. A landmark decision by the country's Consumer Disputes Board means music fans can ask for their money back if an artist's performance is well below what they reasonably expected, the national broadcaster Yle reports .

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  17. Premier Paper appointed as a UK stockist of LumiRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    ... the weights of 90-300gsm, precision trimmed and finished for digital printing. Produced at StoraEnso's Oulu mill in Finland, Lumi is EU Ecolabel certified. The mill has Chain of Custody according to Forest Stewardship Council (FSCA ) and The ...

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  18. 09:40 Young Kazakh pilots preparing in Finland for takeoffRead the original story

    Yesterday | AkiPress

    Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Finland Galymzhan Koishybayev met with the group of Kazakh students the future pilots of the civil aviation, who are getting trained at the airbase of the Finnish flight training center Patria in Helsinki, reports the press service of the Kazakh foreign ministry. In addition to the first group of pilots, who are completing their final training this year, the meeting was also attended by newcomers who have gained initial theoretical training in Kazakhstan and began flight practice at the airfield in Helsinki.

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  19. Kevin GoldbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Coin World

    ... past decade, but is only now getting around to it. Certain national mints have a history of innovation. The Mint of Finland (Suomen Rahapaja) is today among the most progressive in the world, with its propitious output of Euro commemoratives scoring ...

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  20. Hugo BlatheringsRead the original story

    Sunday | Bloggity-Blog-Blog-Blog

    ... cool. Anyway, the four choices are Washington, D.C. ; Nippon (Japan) ; Montreal, Quebec, Canada ; and Helsinki, Finland . I don't have an issue with any of the places, but I do happen to know someone working on the Montreal bid, so I put Montreal in ...

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