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Soccer-Vandals try to topple Zlatan statue by sawing at feet - BBC

1 day ago   |   National Post

Vandals have tried to topple a statue of striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic outside Malmo Stadium in Sweden by sawing at its feet, prompting police to erect a fence around it, the BBC...
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Sweden opens Ericsson bribery probe after U.S. settlement: paper

2 days ago   |   Reuters

Sweden's prosecution authority has opened an investigation into possible bribery by employees at mobile telecoms group Ericsson that came to light during a U.S. probe into...
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‘Many unanswered questions': Swedish church removes LGBT-themed altarpiece. but NOT for the reason you may think

‘Many unanswered questions': Swedish church removes LGBT-themed altarpiece. but NOT for the reason you may think

2 days ago   |   RT

After two weeks of deliberation, a church in Sweden decided that a newly-acquired LGBT-friendly painting was too problematic to serve as its altarpiece. Its depiction of Adam...
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Trump criticizes teen climate activist Greta Thunberg after Time magazine honor

2 days ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump lashed out at 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg on Thursday, a day after she was named by Time as its Person of the Year, calling...
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Aid groups: City of Hodeida top dangerous place in Yemen war

3 days ago   |   ABC News

Several international aid groups are warning that a flashpoint Yemeni city at the heart of last year's peace agreement signed in Sweden remains the most dangerous place in the...
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A$AP Rocky returns to Sweden for first time since jail debacle

A$AP Rocky returns to Sweden for first time since jail debacle

3 days ago   |   New York Post

He will perform alongside local rap artists Jireel, Z.E and Dree Low in a charity concert.
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Reindeer are going hungry in Sweden because of climate change, herders say

Reindeer are going hungry in Sweden because of climate change, herders say

3 days ago   |   WMUR

Climate change is altering weather patterns and affecting the herd's food supply.
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Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time's Person of the Year

3 days ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

NEW YORK - Greta Thunberg, the teen activist from Sweden who has urged immediate action to address a global climate crisis, was named Time Magazine's Person of the Year for...
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Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time's 2019 Person of the Year

3 days ago   |   NBC News   |   5 articles

The 16-year-old climate activist from Sweden is Thunberg is the magazine's youngest choice ever to be named Person of the Year.
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Austrian Writer Peter Handke Takes the Nobel Literature Prize Amid Protests

4 days ago   |   Time

STOCKHOLM - Author Peter Handke received his Nobel Literature Prize on Tuesday amid criticism of him in Sweden and abroad as an apologist for Serb war crimes in the...
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Joe Burrow wins 2019 the Heisman Trophy, thanks Coach Ed Orgeron in...

Joe Burrow wins 2019 the Heisman Trophy, thanks Coach Ed Orgeron in emotional speech

Joe Burrow of Louisiana State University won the 2019 Heisman Trophy. In an emotional speech, Burrow thanked LSA Coach Ed Orgeron as he accepted the award. "Coach O, you have... Read more ...

At Army-Navy game, Trump touts new pro sports option

At Army-Navy game, Trump touts new pro sports option

President Donald Trump is using his appearance at the annual Army-Navy game to tout a new policy that allows service academy athletes to defer their military service to pursue... Read more ...

Doncic injures ankle, Mavs rally, fall to Heat 122-118 in OT

Doncic injures ankle, Mavs rally, fall to Heat 122-118 in OT

DALLAS - Luka Doncic left the game early with a sprained ankle, and the Dallas Mavericks rallied from 24 points down without their young star before falling to the Miami Heat... Read more ...

LSU QB Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in landslide vote

LSU QB Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in landslide vote

NEW YORK - Born into a family of Cornhuskers and raised in the Buckeye state, Joe Burrow left his roots behind and became a Heisman Trophy winner at LSU. Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Amanda Nunes' title defense against Germaine de Randamie...

Twitter reacts to Amanda Nunes' title defense against Germaine de Randamie at UFC 245

Amanda Nunes once again showed why she's the female GOAT on Saturday when he picked up another title defense, this time against Germaine de Randamie at UFC 245. Nunes , the... Read more ...

Woods sets Presidents Cup record, Americans make their move

Woods sets Presidents Cup record, Americans make their move

MELBOURNE, Australia - Tiger Woods set the Presidents Cup record for most victories and set the tone for his U.S. team Sunday at Royal Melbourne. Read more ...

Man who stole $88,000 from bank vault caught after he flashed stacks of...

Man who stole $88,000 from bank vault caught after he flashed stacks of bills on social media

Authorities say a bank employee allegedly stole $88,000 from the bank's vault and later posted photos to social media of him holding large stacks of cash. Read more ...

Zach LaVine scores 31 points, Bulls rally to beat Clippers

Zach LaVine scores 31 points, Bulls rally to beat Clippers

Zach LaVine celebrates after hitting the game-winning shot in the last seconds against the LA Clippers at the United Center on December 14, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bulls... Read more ...

Palmieri, Devils beat Coyotes 2-1 to end 7-game skid

Palmieri, Devils beat Coyotes 2-1 to end 7-game skid

GLENDALE, Ariz. - Kyle Palmieri scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period, and the New Jersey Devils held on for a 2-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday night... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Petr Yan's head-kick KO of Urijah Faber at UFC 245

Twitter reacts to Petr Yan's head-kick KO of Urijah Faber at UFC 245

Petr Yan added a signature win to his undefeated UFC record on Saturday when he defeated UFC Hall of Famer Urijah Faber at UFC 245. Yan continued to prove he's one of the top... Read more ...