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Engine maker powers European emissions drive

Bosses say its greener Euro 6 engines, which deliver better fuel economy, will be used in more than 200 buses by Germany's largest operator, Berlin Transport Authority.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

HarnessLink.com

Finland's Jaane Raisanen wins Amateur Fegat WC

After the last stage of the FEGAT World Championship for amateurs drivers held in Finland in the race tracks of Riihimaki, Teivo & Vermo , the local driver, Janne Raisanen, was crowned as the new World Champion.

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ABC News

Movieland 65: The Disaster Artist

CJ chats with The Room's Greg Sestero about his book The Disaster Artist , then with Finnish movie star Laura Birn.

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Paddock Talk

Team HRC Looking For A Lucky Number Thirteen In Finland

The MXGP of Finland, round thirteen of the championship, is held at the Hyvinkaa track 60km north of Helsinki, and marks the second in a back-to-back pairing of races in the Scandic region.

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New Scientist

Magnetic messages let smartphones receive secret data

YOUR smartphone has a new way to communicate. It's called Pulse and it uses the magnetic field sensor for your smartphone's compass app to receive messages coded in the signal from a nearby electromagnet.

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KCRA-TV Sacramento

Breast cancer risk may increase with an IUD

A new study out of the journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology finds the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system or progesterone-releasing IUD, may be associated with a higher than expected incidence of breast cancer.

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Domestic Fuel

Renewable Diesel Helps Green Music Festival

In this Ethanol Report, Advanced Ethanol Council executive director Brooke Coleman discusses a new CBO report on the Renewable Fuel Standard and EPA's delay issuing a final rule for 2014 RFS volume obligations.

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GlobeNewswire

Alma Media's interim report to be published on 18 July 2014

Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release 9 July 2014 at 12.00 p.m. ALMA MEDIA'S INTERIM REPORT TO BE PUBLISHED ON 18 JULY 2014 Alma Media Corporation will publish its interim report for January-June 2014 on Friday, 18 July 2014 approximately at 9.00 EEST.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Science Daily

Bacterial switches in human gut pave way for therapeutic manipulation

The microbial ecosystem in the human gut can switch from one stable state into another, without staying for a long time in between.

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Green Car Congress

Map of public biogas filling stations in Finland

Finland now has 21 CBG100 public biogas filling stations - i.e. they sell 100% compressed biogas .

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Mirror.co.uk

Gravy wrestling, beard growing and extreme ironing: Cheers to the world's weirdest sports

It's been a bumper summer of sport... not that we have anything to show for it. Shake off World Cup gloom and get behind some of the strangest contests going Excited crowds for the Tour de France, royals packing the stands at Wimbledon, the Commonwealth Games around the cornera the only snag is that we've lost most of it so far.

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Related Topix: World News, Cheshire County, England, United Kingdom, Weird

Mr.

Finland Takes Wife-Carrying Championship

Hard to believe this story got lost in the World Cup shuffle, but a couple from Finland won the 19th annual Wife-Carrying World Championship over the weekend in Helsinki, just a second ahead of their closest competitors from Great Britain.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

The skinny: Fugitive caught after posing for newspaper

In this Friday, March 26, 2010, file photo, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki speaks to the press in Baghdad, Iraq.

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Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

Haney Inklinger: Independence reflects history

The cat ran in with lightning speed when the fireworks started at 10 p.m. on Canada Day.

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Business Wire

Boliden to acquire mine and exploration rights in Finland

Boliden has entered into an agreement with Australian Altona Mining to purchase the Kylylahti copper mine, the exploration rights and copper/nickel deposits in the Outokumpu field in eastern Finland.

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Bakery & Snacks

Fazer closes 2 factories in industrial to in-store shift

The shift from factory-made bread to in-store baked has not been favorable for volumes, says Fazer director as two factories face closure.

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Aurora Era-Banner

Finnish research team explores magnetic communication system for smartphones

Researchers at the University of Oulu Department of Computer Science and Engineering in Finland have built a test electromagnet system called Pulse that uses the magnetic field sensor to enable smartphones to communicate with each other.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Science, Computer Science, Bluetooth

MYREPUBLICA.com

Nepali students making short films on Finnish women

Students Sujata Koirala, Sagar Gahatraj, Saroj Shrestha and Romi Tandukar had recently been to Finland with Binod Poudel, Chief of Oscar International College, and teacher Manoj Babu Pant.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Paddock Talk

Nagl Takes A Third Place Finish In MXGP Of Sweden

Max Nagl delivered a strong ride coupled with a good start to take a third place finish in the second race of the MXGP of Sweden in Uddevalla today.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The York Daily Record

Performer drapes, lights firecrackers on body

The Detroit News reports Saturday that the 51-year-old performer's act includes setting off 10,500 firecrackers attached to his body.

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