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Swedish drinkers to go the distance with new pub app

Swedish drinkers to go the distance with new pub app

2 days ago   |   New York Post

STOCKHOLM - Pub drinkers and restaurant-goers are set to get digital help from Swedish-based developers whose new app aims to make social distancing rules work as the...
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Bruins' Joakim Nordstrom back from Sweden, where virus approach is very different

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Joakim Nordstrom returned to Boston from his native Sweden about a week ago, but in some ways it's like he's come back from a different planet. The Bruins' forward had remained...
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Swedish drinkers to go the distance with new pub app

3 days ago   |   National Post

STOCKHOLM - Pub drinkers and restaurant-goers are set to get digital help from Swedish-based developers whose new app aims to make social distancing rules work as the...
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Airline SAS agrees $1.5 bln financial boost with investors

3 days ago   |   National Post

STOCKHOLM - Scandinavian airline SAS has agreed a 14.25 billion Swedish crown plan with top shareholders including Sweden and Denmark to shore up its finances against the...
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Russia denies nuclear incident after international body detects isotopes

3 days ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW/STOCKHOLM - Russia said on Monday it had detected no sign of a radiation emergency, after an international body reported last week that sensors in Stockholm had picked...
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Beyond 'love,' Trump has little to show from N Korea talks

4 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Hours after an astonishing summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, President Donald Trump boldly declared a breakthrough. “There is no longer a Nuclear...
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Tokyo Olympiad, Blood on the Moon and When the Daltons Rode: Jim Hemphill's Home Video Recommendations

Tokyo Olympiad, Blood on the Moon and When the Daltons Rode: Jim Hemphill's Home Video Recommendations

5 days ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

Ever since the 1912 Olympics in Stockholm, the International Olympic Committee has commissioned films of the games to be produced in collaboration with their host countries...
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Loved and loathed, Sweden's anti-lockdown architect is unrepentant

8 days ago   |   National Post

STOCKHOLM - As the architect of Sweden's unorthodox response to the coronavirus pandemic, Anders Tegnell has got used to receiving death threats and being urged to resign.
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Coronavirus threatens democracy, prominent figures warn

Coronavirus threatens democracy, prominent figures warn

8 days ago   |   Politico

The future of liberal democracy is under threat because of the Covid-19 pandemic, as even democratically-elected governments have accumulated emergency powers that restrict...
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Sweden Tries Out a New Status: Pariah State

10 days ago   |   NY Times

Fearing the country's lax approach to combating the coronavirus, Sweden's Scandinavian neighbors have all closed their borders to Swedes.
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NFL to play Black anthem before national anthem, reports say

NFL to play Black anthem before national anthem, reports say

“Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing” will be performed live or played before “The Star-Spangled Banner” prior to each NFL game during Week 1, according to reports. Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: Another day of record cases as more...

What you need to know about COVID-19: Another day of record cases as more states rethink mask mandate

Health officials are urging Americans to limit their holiday weekend festivities to avoid clusters of outbreaks. Read more ...

Washington Redskins to review team's name

Washington Redskins to review team's name

The Washington Redskins will undergo a “thorough review” of its controversial name, prompted by recent events around the country and feedback from the community, the team... Read more ...

Secret Service agents preparing for Pence Arizona trip contracted coronavirus

Secret Service agents preparing for Pence Arizona trip contracted coronavirus

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MLB cancels All-Star Game for 1st time since 1945

MLB cancels All-Star Game for 1st time since 1945

Dodger Stadium's 40-year wait to host the All-Star Game is going to last even longer. Read more ...

NFL to play Black anthem before national anthem

NFL to play Black anthem before national anthem

“Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing” will be performed live or played before “The Star-Spangled Banner” prior to each NFL game during Week 1 and the league is considering putting names... Read more ...

NFL's Washington Redskins to 'review' change of franchise name amid racism...

NFL's Washington Redskins to 'review' change of franchise name amid racism debate, pressure from sponsors

The Washington Redskins have announced that they will 'review' the name of their franchise amid pressure from sponsors aggrieved at the potentially racially insensitive... Read more ...

Five-star recruit Makur Maker commits to Howard: 'I need to make the HBCU...

Five-star recruit Makur Maker commits to Howard: 'I need to make the HBCU movement real'

Maker chose Howard over UCLA, Kentucky and Memphis. Read more ...

White Couple Arrested After Viral Video Shows Woman Pulling Gun on Family...

White Couple Arrested After Viral Video Shows Woman Pulling Gun on Family Outside Chipotle

A white couple was charged with felonious assault on Thursday after viral videos showed a woman pointing a gun on a Black woman in the parking lot of a Michigan Chipotle. In... Read more ...

5 things to know about France's new PM Jean Castex

5 things to know about France's new PM Jean Castex

PARIS - French President Emmanuel Macron appointed Jean Castex as his new prime minister on Friday - and you'll be forgiven if you've never heard of him. Castex, the... Read more ...