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3 hrs ago | The Local

Three hurt after northern knife attack

Three people are in hospital after they were stabbed during what police suspect was a gang-related attack in UmeA .


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Fredrik Reinfeldt,

5 hrs ago | Select Specs Blog

Behind The Specs

Eyewear is by all means a necessity and a frill at the same time, but when it comes to quirky facts about it, can you think of any interesting pieces of information that is worth knowing? If you do well, lucky you Back in the day, around 1000 AD, the so-called reading stone, which represented a hemispherical lens, was first used as a ... (more)


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, World News,

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Auto Channel

Volvo's Engineers at Gothenburg's Upper-Secondary Schools

August 28, 2014: The Volvo Group will now launch the School Step project in five Gothenburg schools.


Related Topix: World News

Boxing Scene

Photos: J'Leon Love, Badou Jack, Gavril, SHO Workouts

The three talented Mayweather Promotions' fighters who will highlight this Saturday's Special Presentation of ShoBox: The New Generation on SHOWTIME took part in an Open Media Workout Wednesday at the Mayweather Boxing Club.


Related Topix: THQ, Las Vegas, Video Games, Mexico, World News, Union City, NJ


Q&A: Robyn and Royksopp on Max Martin, Ziggy Stardust, and Bananas as the Perfect Food

When Robyn and RA yksopp first went into a studio together in 2009, their resulting "Girl and the Robot" became the most anthemic dance-pop to come out of Scandinavia since Annie's RA yksopp-produced "Heartbeat" in 2004.


Related Topix: World News, Punk, Bananas, Dance

Seattle Weekly

Live Tonight: Industrial Revelation, Little Dragon

Showcases like this make it hard to give a short answer to the question "What kind of music is it?" 's Best Jazz Combo for 2014-makes contemporary jazz accessible by organically blending in elements of hip-hop.


Related Topix: World News, Music, Entertainment

Hospitality Net

Marc Henriksen has been appointed Partner at Midstar in Stockholm, Sweden

ESSEC Business School Paris Avenue Bernard Hirsch, BP 105 Cergy Pontoise Cedex, 95021 France Phone: + 33 1 3443 3173 Fax: + 33 1 3443 3001 Visit Website Marc Henriksen has been appointed Partner at Midstar.


Related Topix: World News, France,


Wig-1 regulates cell cycle arrest and cell death through the p53 targets FAS and 14-3-3I

Correspondence: Professor KG Wiman, Cancer Center Karolinska , Department of Oncology-Pathology, Karolinska Institute, SE-171 76 Stockholm, Sweden.


Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine, World News


Westinghouse to Fuel Oskarshamn Nuclear Reactors in Sweden

Under the terms of the contract, executed between OKG and Westinghouse Electric Sweden AB, Westinghouse will produce the fuel at its facility in Vasteras, Sweden.


Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, World News,

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Artificial Intelligence, Real Vision: UCSB Professor Matthew Turk Recognized for His Work

Turk was chosen from a select group of IAPR members: Only 0.25 percent of the organization's membership is eligible for election to Fellow in any given two-year period.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, World News, Computers

Car & Driver

10 Things You Need to Know About the 2016 Volvo XC90

Volvo touts its all-new 2016 XC90 SUV as the first product of the "new Volvo" and the launch of a company-wide rebirth.


Related Topix: World News


Foreign exchange student anticipates exciting year at Fillmore Central

Ludvig Sundstroem from Sweden comes to Fillmore Central as a foreign exchange student during the 2014-2015 school year.


Related Topix: Preston, MN, World News

New York Daily News

Swedish city blasts 'Schindler's List' theme at neo-Nazi rally

The picturesque city of Norrkoping was filled with music from Steven Spielberg's Holocaust film 'Schindler's List' on Tuesday.


Related Topix: World News

Your Next Food-Pilgrimage City: Gothenburg, Sweden

I've been a travel writer and editor for 12 years - including several as a senior editor at ForbesLife - and I've written about more than 350 luxury hotels in 68 countries .


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, World News, Sweden Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, Journalism, Health, Medicine, Massage Therapy

Evening Sun

St. Joseph Church recognized by PA State House of Representatives

PA State Representative Will Tallman presented a citation from the State of PA House of Representatives to St. Joseph Parish pastor, Msgr.


Related Topix: Reno, NV, Burning Man, Arts, World News,


Chuck Berry, Peter Sellars Honored with Sweden's Polar Music Prize

Rock 'n' roll pioneer Chuck Berry and opera director Peter Sellars have been awarded the 2014 Polar Music Prize during a ceremony Tuesday in Stockholm.


Related Topix: Rock-N-Roll, Chuck Berry, Europe, World News, Arts, Opera, The Rolling Stones, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Paul McCartney

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

TitanX Celebrates 100 Years

On Tuesday, the TitanX's Jamestown plant celebrated its 100th anniversary by talking about its expanding future.


Related Topix: Jamestown, NY, Olean, NY, World News

The Auto Channel

Continue Reading

August 25, 2014: Clean, efficient and quiet drive for urban applications Cab: modern design, ergonomic and perfect for the job Econic chassis: adaptable with excellent body-mounting ability It was just one year ago that the Econic underwent a comprehensive upgrade with new diesel engines as well as a new suspension, frame, electronics and a revised ... (more)


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CBS 3 Springfield

Arby's adds 'Meat Mountain' as secret menu item

Hundreds of travelers on the road to Burning Man in their quest for oneness with nature and celebration of self-expression on a peaceful playa in northern Nevada's desert didn't expect to spend their first... Ah, Burning Man, the annual weeklong rave that draws thousands of free-thinkers to a remote spot in the Nevada desert.


Related Topix: Burning Man, Arts, Crested Butte, CO, Nederland, CO, World News, Holyoke, MA, Springfield, MA


Investigators cast doubt on rape claim in Indian teen-hanging case

The U.N. health agency says electronic cigarettes should be regulated and banned from use indoors until the exhaled vapor is proven not to harm bystanders.


Related Topix: World News, India,