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From California to Oslo: foreign subsidies fuel Norway's e-car boom, for now

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

On the outskirts of Oslo, a row of Fiat 500es imported from California stand parked in the snow outside the Buddy Electric dealership, part of a global flow of pre-owned...
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Iditarod champion given a hero's welcome in Alaska hometown

7 hours ago   |   National Post

BETHEL, Alaska - A city in southwest Alaska has hosted a hero's welcome for the homegrown winner of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. KYUK reported Tuesday that 2019 champion...
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High suicide rates, 200 days of winter, not enough babies. How is Finland so happy?

17 hours ago   |   National Post

For the second year in a row, Finland grabbed the top spot as the happiest country in the world with its Nordic buddies close behind: Denmark was second, Norway third and...
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Europe's first underwater restaurant is open for business

Europe's first underwater restaurant is open for business

18 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Rising from the briny waters of the North Sea, Under looks like a concrete shipping container run aground. But its monolithic exterior belies a unique dining experience - five...
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Norway opens Europe's first underwater restaurant and it looks incredible

Norway opens Europe's first underwater restaurant and it looks incredible

19 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Europe's first underwater restaurant opens in Norway this week with more than 7,000 customers booked in to eat among the fish.
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Finland Tops Global Happiness Index for Second Straight Year - Here's Why

20 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Finland has topped an index of the happiest nations for the second consecutive year, with researchers saying the small Nordic country of 5.5 million has succeeded in generating...
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Finland tops global happiness index for 2nd consecutive year

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

HELSINKI - Finland has topped an index of the happiest nations for the second consecutive year, with researchers saying the small Nordic country has succeeded in generating a...
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Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples key theme in Liberal pre-election budget

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

OTTAWA - The federal Liberal government plans to spend $4.5 billion over the next five years to try to narrow the socio-economic gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous...
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Aluminum Giant Norsk Hydro Targeted by ‘Extensive Cyber-Attack'

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Cyber-attacks against industrial systems are an increasing concern, and the Norwegian aluminum giant Norsk Hydro on Tuesday provided a new and worrying example of the...
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Norway says Norsk Hydro has been exposed to LockerGoga ransomware attack

1 day ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Aluminum producer Norsk Hydro has been exposed to a LockerGoga ransomware attack, a spokesman for the Norwegian National Security Authority, in charge of cyber security, told...
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New Zealand bans all assault weapons immediately

New Zealand bans all assault weapons immediately

The ban includes assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and "military style semi-automatic rifles" like the weapons used in last Friday's attacks on two Christchurch mosques. Read more ...

Family seeks 'Disney-mad' nanny to dress as princesses for $53,000

Family seeks 'Disney-mad' nanny to dress as princesses for $53,000

Imagine getting paid $53,000 to babysit while dressed as a Disney princess. Read more ...

Part 4 of 4: Local organization working to end homelessness in KC

Part 4 of 4: Local organization working to end homelessness in KC

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Celtics fall to 76ers after building 11-point halftime lead

Celtics fall to 76ers after building 11-point halftime lead

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Patriots owner Robert Kraft declines plea deal in prostitution case

Patriots owner Robert Kraft declines plea deal in prostitution case

Prosecutors have offered to drop misdemeanor charges against Kraft in exchange for fines, community service and an admission they would be found guilty should the case go to... Read more ...

Trump ramps up trade war, saying US will keep tariffs on China for a...

Trump ramps up trade war, saying US will keep tariffs on China for a 'substantial period'

US President Donald Trump put further pressure on trade war talks with China after indicating that tariffs on goods wouldn't be immediately lifted in the event of a deal. Trump... Read more ...

Flyers, Blackhawks, Sabres and Lightning to Europe in '19-20

Flyers, Blackhawks, Sabres and Lightning to Europe in '19-20

The Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers will open next season in Prague and the Buffalo Sabres and Tampa Bay Lightning will play two games in Stockholm as part of the... Read more ...

RFK speech, songs by Jay-Z, Cyndi Lauper being added to National Recording...

RFK speech, songs by Jay-Z, Cyndi Lauper being added to National Recording Registry

Songs performed by Jay-Z, Cyndi Lauper and a Robert F. Kennedy speech are among 25 recordings being inducted to the National Recording Registry. Read more ...

Lawsuit: Harvard 'shamelessly' profits from photos of slaves

Lawsuit: Harvard 'shamelessly' profits from photos of slaves

A woman has sued Harvard University, claiming the school has "shamelessly" turned a profit from images of two 19th century slaves she says are her ancestors. Read more ...

James Harden pours in 57, but Rockets fall to Grizzlies in OT

James Harden pours in 57, but Rockets fall to Grizzlies in OT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - James Harden scored 57 points but the Memphis Grizzlies outlasted Houston 126-125 in overtime Wednesday night, handing the Rockets only their second loss in... Read more ...