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10 hrs ago | Daily Star

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A fearless daredevil incredibly managed to jump over a Lamborghini supercar which was going 80mph - faster than the British motorway speed limit of 70mph.

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Related Topix: Lamborghini Gallardo, Coupe, Convertible, Lamborghini, World News

18 hrs ago | BioSpace

Vitrolife Release: Interim Report January-June 2014: Strengthened Income And High Growth

Second quarter: Sales growth was 9 percent in local currency. Sales amounted to SEK 129 million, corresponding to an increase of 12 percent in SEK.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Auto Channel

Hyundai Motor's ix35 Fuel Cell Undertakes Record Hydrogen Powered Drive

July 11, 2014: Independent test achieves longest journey on single tank of hydrogen ix35 Fuel Cell travels from Oslo to Malmo - a distance of 700 kilometres World's first mass-produced fuel cell car continues to demonstrate the future of sustainable mobility Offenbach, 11 July 2014 -- Hyundai Motor's ix35 Fuel Cell has driven a record distance for ... (more)

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Examiner.com

Jan Troell makes 'The Last Sentence' on Swedish journalist Torgny Segerstedt

The Last Sentence opens in San Francisco at the Landmark Theatres on July 11. Swedish filmmaker Jan Troell has put to film a story about the Swedish journalist Torgny Segerstedt , based on a best seller by Kenne Fant.

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Related Topix: Journalism, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, World News

MetaFilter

21st Century Wiener

Norbert Wiener: The Eccentric Genius Whose Time May Have Finally Come - "The most direct reason for Wiener's fall to relative obscurity was the breakthrough of a young mathematician and engineer named Claude Shannon ."

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Related Topix: World News, Science / Technology, Robots, Biology

GlobeNewswire

Kl vern sells properties for SEK 120 million

Klovern sells two properties in Lomma and Alingsas for a total of SEK 120 million.

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The Independent

Who is Seinabo Sey? Introducing the Swedish-Gambian singer inspired by her dual identity

The 23-year-old musician, on her struggles as an outsider, her defining school years and her fascination with the way we communicate Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Boing Boing

Vampire killer in trouble for vampire-killing crossbow

A man in Uddevalla, Sweden, was charged with illegal weapons possession after constructing a crossbow in order to kill the hated vampires.

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NewsTarget.com

Processed red meat increases risk of heart failure

There are some studies that point to red meat, especially processed red meats, as conducive to heart failure and/or cancer.

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Related Topix: Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Chicken, World News, Medicine, Nutrition

Thu Jul 10, 2014

HarnessLink.com

Plenty of trotting action in Sweden

This week excellent trotting action took place at Rattvik, Eskilstuna, Bollnas and Tingsryd.

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Science Daily

How coffee protects against Parkinson's

A specific genetic variation discovered by researchers protects against Parkinson's Disease - especially for those who drink a lot of coffee.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Parkinson's Disease, Health, World News

RollingStone

Dolly Parton's 'Glassie' Goes Home

Last week's Glastonbury Music Festival performance by Dolly Parton was witnessed by more than 100,000 people, but when all was said and done, one lonely pooch nearly stole the spotlight from the iconic entertainer.

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Related Topix: Joyful Noise, Dolly Parton, Country, World News, Music, Entertainment

GlobeNewswire

Notice to attend extraordinary general meeting of FinnvedenBulten AB

The shareholders of FinnvedenBulten AB , reg. no. 556668-2141, are invited to extraordinary meeting on Tuesday August 19, 2014 at 10.00 at the company's head office, August Barks gata 6B in Vastra Frolunda.

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Stuff.co.nz

Armed with a tweet?

Tweets and online videos are emerging as weapons of war in the Islamic State's campaign to seize a swath of Iraq, with the al-Qaida offshoot's use of social media dwarfing efforts by other militant groups.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Twitter, Startups, Facebook, Terrorism

Business Wire

Port of Oslo Has Chosen a New Operator for Sjurs ya Container Terminal

The company won a competition in which four other international companies were bidders.

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Malaysia Chronicle

M'sian dad in Sweden child abuse case tells of prison life, admits family is Closer Now

"What happened has made us, as a family, closer," said Azizul Raheem Awaluddin after his release from Vastervik Norra prison yesterday.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Life, Holidays, Ramadan

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Man faces illegal weapons charges after building crossbow to protect himself from vampires

A man in western Sweden faces charges for illegal weapons possession after building a crossbow to protect himself from vampires.

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Science, Industry and Business

Children on Dairy Farms Less Likely to Develop Allergies

Children who live on farms that produce milk run one-tenth the risk of developing allergies as other rural children.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Live Music Blog

Concert Recap: Robyn & Royksopp @ The Hollywood Bowl, 6.29.14

The Hollywood Bowl is one of the most famed venues in the country. Elton John. The Beatles.

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Psychology Today

5 Things You Can Do in the Next 5 Minutes to Be Happier

Happiness is a lifelong pursuit of meaning, purpose, and fulfillment. But while it could take years of persistence to deeply transform your life, there are scientifically-tested strategies that are shown to provide an immediate happiness boost.

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