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2 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

South Sudan's food insecurity situation "worst in the world"

July 26, 2014 Members of the United Nations Security Council have described the current food insecurity situation in South Sudan as the "worst in the world".

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Famine, Natural Disasters,

11 hrs ago | Financial Times

The Fast Lane: Closed for the summer holidays

This weekend marks the official start of the great European summer holiday handover.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Opinion

15 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Global peril from returning Syrian fighters shown in Norway alert

Norwegian authorities said they've uncovered information pointing to a potential terror attack in the country within days by individuals linked to the conflict in Syria.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Terrorism, Aspen, CO, US Politics, US News, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives

16 hrs ago | Decorah Journal

Oneota Film Festival, Vesterheim Museum are presenting recent Norwegian films Friday, Saturday

Oneota Film Festival and Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum in special arrangement with the Norwegian Film Institute will present recent Norwegian films beginning with the award-winning documentary North of the Sun .

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Related Topix: Decorah, IA, World News,

19 hrs ago | Counterpunch

Letter From Gaza

Jeffrey St. Clair on Hillary Clinton's miraculous rags-to-riches method of financial success; LA CONFIDENTIAL: Lee Ballinger on race, violence and inequality in Los Angeles; PAPER DRAGON: Peter Lee on China's military; THE BATTLE OVER PAT TILLMAN: David Hoelscher provides a 10 year retrospective on the changing legacy of Pat Tillman; MY BROTHER AND ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Israel, Middle East

Yesterday | All About Jazz

Marius Neset / Trondheim Jazz Orchestra: Lion

Despite having yet to make a breakthrough in North America, in the space of less than five years Marius Neset has gone from virtual unknown to one of Europe's hottest properties, gigging with his quartet all around the continent, including an incendiary showcase at the 2012 Jazzahead! trade show in Germany and an even more searing set at the 2014 ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Orchestra, Big-Band, World News,

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

USVI historian to deliver keynote lecture at upcoming slavery conference in Norway

Wayne James, fashion designer, lawyer, former US Virgin Islands senator, historian, and author of the soon-to-be released book on men's manners, Manly Manners: Lifestyle and Etiquette for the Young Man of the 21st Century, has been invited to deliver the keynote address at the October 11-12, 2014, conference in Oslo, Norway.

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Related Topix: Virgin Islands, Central America, World News,

The Harbor Times Soup

Impressions of Norway

I just returned last week from Norway where I was attending the family reunion of my husband Duncan, where he met many cousins, aunts and uncles for the first time.

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Related Topix: World News

AndhraNews

Petroleum Geo-Services ASA : Second Quarter and First Half 2014 Results

PGS Towed EM streamer voted best new geoscience technology bya jury of industry experts nominated by Harts E&P magazine "Our second quarter was impacted by lower MultiClient revenues than expected, due to lack of pre-funding from the Triton MultiClient survey in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Related Topix: World News

Copenhagen Post

Norwegian authorities warn of major terrorist attack threats within the next few days

The head of the Norwegian Security Service, the Norwegian Police Commissioner and the Minister of Justice were among the participants at a press conference today in Oslo, where the public is informed about a possible imminent terrorist attack in Norway.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

The Charlotte Observer

Norway warns of 'concrete threat' linked to Syria

OSLO, Norway Norway's intelligence service says it has been warned of an imminent "concrete threat" against the nation from people with links to Islamic fighters in Syria.

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Related Topix: World News

GhanaSoccerNet.com

Adu Kofi penalty propels Stabaek to Norwegian Cup quarters

Ghana youth midfielder Enock Adu Kofi's last-gasp penalty lifted Stabaek to a 2-0 victory and propelled them to the quarter-finals of the Norwegian Cup on Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Circulation

Altered Astrocyte-Neuronal Interactions After Hypoxia-Ischemia in the ...

From the Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children's and Women's Health , Department of Neuroscience , and Departments of Circulation and Medical Imaging , Norwegian University of Science and Technology , Trondheim, Norway; Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, St Olavs Hospital HF, Trondheim, Norway ; and Department of Medicine, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Women's Health, Health, World News, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Medicine,

WQEN-FM Birmingham

Nico & Vinz Reveal Their Secret Talent

We cannot get enough of Nico & Vinz's 'Am I Wrong,' but we don't feel like we know enough about the duo from Oslo, Norway.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Nico & Vinz, World News

In-depth Africa

New strategy for intensified international efforts to eliminate female genital mutilation

OSLO, Norway, July 22, 2014/African Press Organization / - 'Worldwide, around 125 million girls and women have been subjected to genital mutilation.

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Related Topix: World News

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Le Monde diplomatique

Letter from Gaza

The email Mads Gilbert, professor of medicine at the University of North Norway , sent to a friend on July 19 was a cri de coeur .

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Related Topix: World News, Israel, Middle East

The Marion Star

Cameron makes surprise visit to Scotland before vote

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday became the first prime minister in 34 years - since Margaret Thatcher in 1980 - to visit the remote Shetland islands.

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Related Topix: Europe, United Kingdom, World News, New Zealand Travel, Scotland, New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel,

Albany Times Union

Norway honors victims of 2011 terror attacks

Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, attends a wreath laying ceremony near the damaged government building in Oslo Tuesday, July 22, 2014, to mark the third anniversary of twin attacks that killed 77 people in Oslo and on Utoeya Island, on July 22, 2011.

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Related Topix: Europe, Jens Stoltenberg, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Fife Now

Mayors travel by bike on north east Fife journey

Falkland - Fife - Bike for Peace - Mayors for Peace - Norwegian Mayors Worldwide Cycle - AUDUN HALSET, KARE FORVASMO, President and Founder TORE NERLAND and MARIT AALEN - FIFE PHOTO AGENCY - London mayor Boris Johnstone is famous for getting about town on two wheels but it is not often you will see a mayoral procession on bikes.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom

RTE.ie

Anders Behring Breivik now 'renounces violence'

Mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik now renounces violence, his lawyer said, the same day Norway commemorated the third anniversary of the massacre in which he killed 77 people.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

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