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CNN: (CNN)The murder of two journalists in Virginia, live on TV, by a disgruntled co-worker who later shot himself, has once again sparked debates about gun legislation in the U.S., with the White House calling for action by Congress. The tragedy happened a few...
Topix: Anders Behring Breivik killed 69 people on July 22, 2011, on the small island of Utoya outside Oslo in Norway. By the time Anders Behring Breivik was arrested by Norwegian authorities in 2011, he had already killed 77 people in one of Europe's most gruesome...
The Miami Herald: However depressingly common gun violence has become in the United States, high-profile cases continue to shock us. And Wednesday, the news that a Virginia television crew had been murdered during a live broadcast only became more horrifying after the suspect,...
Canberra Times: Coal may drop below $US50 a metric ton this year as a supply glut combines with a slide in emerging market currencies that supports exports. The US dollar's gain to near its highest since at least 2005 against a basket of 10 leading currencies shielded...
Huffington Post: Gerhard Munthe, Suitors, 1892. Collection of the National Museum, Norway. Photo: Norjan kansallismuseo, �ystein Nerdrum. The MagicNorth: SummerBiennials, Festivals and Exhibitions in Scandinavia2015 With temperatures neither blistering nor blustery, summer...
Stars and Stripes: However depressingly common gun violence has become in the United States, high-profile cases continue to shock us. And Wednesday, the news that a Virginia television crew had been murdered during a live broadcast only became more horrifying after the suspect,...
Newsday: Reprints + - This undated photograph made available by WDBJ-TV, shows reporter Alison Parker and cameraman AdamWard. Parker and Ward were fatally shot during an on-air interview, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Moneta, Va. PhotoCredit: AP advertisement |...
Stars and Stripes: Here is a sampling of events in Europe for the waning days of summer. These events were scheduled as of Aug. 28, 2015. It's best to confirm dates with the organizer or local tourism board before traveling. AUSTRIA ST. ANTON: Filmfest St. Anton-...
Norway Today: Flertallet av de 40 000 som dør her i landet hvert år kan donere hornhinner. Vimeo Likevel må Norge importere i stort monn fra utlandet. Rundt 300 nordmenn får nye hornhinner hvert år. – Så langt i år har vi hatt 41...
Norway Today: Norway begins also to notice an increase in the flow of refugees from the civil war in Syria. During the last three months, there have been over 1,000Syrian refugees, Vimeo Norway begins also to notice an increase in the flow of refugees from the...
Public Technologies: (Source: Fitbit Inc) You may no longer be a spry 30-, 40-, or even 50-something, but that's no excuse to slack off in the exercise department. New research published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine finds older men who do just 30 minutes of physical...
Public Technologies: (Source: EFDS - English Federation of Disability Sport) Paul Waring and the EnglandDeafGolf team successfully defend their titles at the European Deaf Open Golf Championships in Oslo, Norway, which took place from Thursday 13 to Saturday 15 August. The...
Norway Today: The extension of the new road system was opened Wednesday the 25th of August outside the terminal at Oslo Airport. Vimeo The road is built on a new bridge and runs past the train station and the new arrivals and departures hall currently under construction....
Huffington Post: Co-authored by Josh Creaser* and CharlieWoodLast weekend, the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) made history when its Chief Minister - Andrew Barr - committed to divest the Government's investments in coal, oil and gas companies, making it the first state...