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39 min ago | Food Quality News

Listeria cases rise sharply in Sweden as 94 sickened

A total of 94 cases of listeriosis have been reported until the middle of August, compared with 46 during the corresponding period last year, but these include cases with different strains than those involved in the outbreaks.

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39 min ago | Science Daily

Sweden: More than one third of booked operations are re-booked

More than one third of all planned orthopaedic surgery procedures are re-booked, postponed or cancelled completely.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, World News,

3 hrs ago | Detroit News

Volvo pegs growth to $66,000 Swedish SUV

Volvo Car Group, which has come to symbolize Swedish durability since its founding in 1927, is sticking to its Scandinavian roots with its first model since being acquired by Chinese owners four years ago.

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Related Topix: Volvo XC90, Volvo, SUV, World News

4 hrs ago | KRCR

Giant duck artist's next big thing: Hippos

When it comes to the creatures most likely to be spotted swimming down London's River Thames, hippos will be far down the list.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Travel

8 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Seven Reasons to Claim Water for Life, Not for Coal

Old cooling water area in south east Turkey. Local people claim that the ash produced dries up rivers and agricultural lands in the area.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, World News

12 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

The key to drilling wells with staying power in the developing world

UNC study finds World Vision's model of local water committees, usage fees results in nearly 80 percent of wells remaining in use after 2 decades What happens after a well is drilled, fitted with a hand pump, and a community celebrates having access to clean water for the first time? Half of them break down in a year.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, World News

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Science Daily

Neurons in human skin perform advanced calculations

Neurons in human skin perform advanced calculations, previously believed that only the brain could perform.

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Related Topix: World News

New York Daily News

Bronx residents honor borough namesake Jonas Bronck

The history buffs took a trip to the tiny hamlet of SA vsjA to honor the 375th anniversary of the Swedish merchant's arrival in what was then a part of New Netherland - and is now the Bronx - where he was the first European settler.

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Related Topix: World News

Scoop

a Best trumpet player in the galaxya returns

Famous for his virtuosic skill and 'fabulously velvet tone', Hakan Hardenberger can make the trumpet sing like a human voice.

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Related Topix: World News, Classical, Janacek, Mussorgsky

Warsaw Business Journal

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Related Topix: Best of 2007, Prednisone (generic), Deltasone, Orasone, Medicine, Colitis, Health, Pain, World News

AlertNet

Asylum seekers or welfare? Swedish election breaks immigration taboo

A Swedish anti-immigration party is likely to score its best ever general election result this month, as a growing number of voters question the cost of the country's open door asylum policy.

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Related Topix: Fredrik Reinfeldt, World News

New Jersey Herald

Viking history, food, dance celebrated at ScanFest

Still exuberant and red-faced after performing several Scandinavian folk dances, Mary-Kate McChesney seemed momentarily thrown for a loop when asked about her Scandinavian heritage.

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Related Topix: Sparta, NJ, Dance, World News, Stockholm, NJ, Newton, NJ, Somerset County, NJ

Marine News

Clarksons PLC Perform Strongly in 1H 2014

Leading shipping services group, Clarksons PLC reports strong strong financial performance in the first half of 2014 .

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Iraqi Forces Break Amirli Siege

This U.S. Air Forces Central Command handout photo shows parachute riggers assembling 40 container delivery system bundles of water for a humanitarian airdrop over the area of Amirli, Iraq, on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Famine, Natural Disasters,

MotorAuthority

2016 Volvo XC90 Live Photos And Video

Volvo's second-generation XC90 finally made its debut at an event in Stockholm, Sweden last week, and these are our first live photos of the all-new SUV direct from its premiere.

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Related Topix: Volvo XC90, Volvo, SUV, World News

The Bennington Banner

Flash floods snarl traffic in Sweden, Denmark

A car is salvaged from a flooded street in Malmo, southern Sweden, Sunday Aug. 31, 2014.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Flash floods snarl traffic in Sweden,...

A car is salvaged from a flooded street in Malmo, southern Sweden, Sunday Aug. 31, 2014.

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ABC News

Flash Floods Snarl Traffic in Sweden, Denmark

Heavy rains and flash floods have snarled road and rail traffic in Sweden and Denmark, with divers called to rescue people in submerged vehicles.

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Russia Taday

Swedish syndrome: Injuries & arrests as neo-Nazi march provokes clash with anti-fascists, police

Demonstrators clash with the police during a protest against an election meeting organised by right-wing political group The Party of the Swedes , at the Kungstradgarden square in central Stockholm August 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Riot, World News,

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Marine News

Kalmar to Supply 4 RTGs to Super Terminais, Brazil

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, will deliver four E-One2 Zero Emission rubber-tyred gantry cranes to Super Terminais in Manaus, Brazil.

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