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The Chicago Blackhawks Are Big Believers In Analytics

from Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times, Al MacIsaac first heard of analytics approximately 4,500 miles away from his spacious United Center office. Shortly before the Blackhawks’ 2009-10 season opener in Finland, MacIsaac sat down...

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What European Countries Sacrifice For Free College - Alan Viard On America’s Tax System After The...

The higher-education system in Finland is supposedly every American progressive’s dream. The Finnish government pays 96 percent of the total cost of providing young Finns with a college education; almost all domestic students at Finnish...
Related topics: Taxes

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Finland Is Preparing To Counter A Hybrid War From Russia

Petri Mäkelä Security, Europe Are they ready? The various scenarios tested the ability of the relevant authorities to create an unified situational awareness and their ability to react accordingly. Unidentified troops have taken over several...
Related topics: Russia

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1 Killed, 5 Injured As Sailboat, Racing Boat Collide In Finland - Coast Guard (photo)

HELSINKI (Sputnik) - One person was killed and five others injured after a sailboat collided with a racing boat off Finland's coast near the Turku Archipelago, the Finnish Coast Guard said in a statement on Saturday.
Related topics: World Photos, Helsinki

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U.s. Presidential Envoy Sent To Sweden For A$ap Rocky’s Trial

HELSINKI — American rapper A$AP Rocky pleaded not guilty to assault as his trial in Sweden opened Tuesday, a month after a street fight that landed him in jail and became a topic of U.S.-Swedish diplomacy.Rocky, whose real name is Rakim Mayers,...
Related topics: Sweden, Helsinki

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Alphabet's Wing Introduces An Air Traffic Control App For Drones

This spring Alphabet subsidiary Wing LLC became the first drone delivery company to receive FAA certification, and the company has successfully launched drone delivery service in Australia and Helsinki. Now, with more drones in the sky, it needs a...
Related topics: Air Traffic Control, Drones, Australia, Helsinki

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Hellish History: Inside The Bloody 1944 Russian War Against Finland

Petri Mäkelä History, Europe Nasty business. By mid-1944 even the Red Army was scraping the bottoms of the barrel to man the infantry divisions. It has been 75 years since 1944 and memorial events for the various decisive battles are held across...

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Why Russia Was Watching These Wargames

Petri Mäkelä Security, Europe Two small, but tough, countries. It’s equally important that Finland, Sweden and Norway and their closest partners, the UK and USA, ,are capable of staging a multi brigade exercise, without NATO participation....
Related topics: Russia, Sweden, Norway, United Kingdom, Nato

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Lauri Korpikoski Overcoming Serious Health Issues In Finland

Lauri Korpikoski made a name for himself as one of the most athletic, hard-working players in the NHL. The lightning-quick “Korpedo” played 609 regular season games and scored 201 points before heading off to Europe in 2017. He was originally a...

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Powerbeats Pro Now Available To Order In Over 20 Additional Countries

Apple today began accepting Powerbeats Pro orders in over 20 additional countries, including many in Europe. The rollout includes Austria, Belgium, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, the...
Related topics: Austria, Belgium, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Hungary, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Netherlands

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Allegations Of Russian Meddling In Us Affairs Remains Problem - Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister

HELSINKI (Sputnik) - The question of the alleged interference of Moscow in the domestic affairs of the United States remains problematic, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Wednesday following talks with US Under Secretary of...
Related topics: Russia, Helsinki, Moscow

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Finland Says Mulls Joining Eu-iran Trade Mechanism

HELSINKI (Sputnik) - Finland is considering joining the Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX), a trading system that core EU members set up to bypass US sanctions on Iran, its government said Monday.
Related topics: Iran, Helsinki

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Tencent Sees Value In Chinese Tourists

Chinese tech giant Tencent (NASDAQOTH: TCEHY) recently partnered with Finnish start-up Whim, the city of Helsinki, and others to launch MyHelsinki, an all-in-one tourism app for Chinese tourists to the city. This version of MyHelsinki is a...
Related topics: Helsinki

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At G20, Trump Tells Putin Playfully: 'don't Meddle In The Election.' Putin Laughs

Trump appeared to make his request playfully as the two leaders met nearly a year after a landmark news conference in Finland.       
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A Look At Finland's Extensive Disaster-preparedness Plans

Authored by Daisy Luther via The Organic Prepper blog, During World War II, the city of Helsinki Finland was bombed relentlessly, leaving the tiny country with a death toll of more than 90,000 people. It is due to these devastating losses that the...
Related topics: Helsinki

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The 2020 Democrats Pale In Comparison To The Logical Democratic Candidates Of The Past

I thought it was in the Geneva Conventions somewhere that nobody over 50 years old was allowed to be tortured by forced viewing of a debate among radical Democrats. I couldn’t find the clause. Maybe it’s in the Helsinki Accords. After all, the...
Related topics: Debate, Helsinki

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Finland Hopes To Secure Climate Pledge As Eu Leader

Finland will use its turn in the EU presidency to seek a pledge that the bloc will produce net zero greenhouse emissions by 2050, Prime Minister Antti Rinne said Wednesday.

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Levanluhta Jewellery Links Finland To A European Exchange Network

The Levänluhta water burial site, dating back to the Iron Age (300-800 CE), is one of Finland's most famous archaeological sites. Nearly one hundred individuals, mainly women or children, were buried in a lake located at Isokyrö in SW Finland,...

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From Tony Blair To Mette Frederiksen

By Roberto SavioROME, Jun 21 2019 (IPS) Social Democrats, who had been steadily disappearing following the crisis of 2008, have been making a small comeback in the last year. Now they are in power in Spain, Portugal, Sweden, Finland and, most...
Related topics: Spain, Portugal, Sweden

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Kurdish Doctor Warns Of 'ticking Bomb' As Pundits Urge Finland To Take Back Its Daesh Relatives

Finland's neighbours, Norway and Sweden, have already started taking back so-called "Daesh* kids" for humanitarian reasons, as officials declared they are powerless to stop their nationals from returning.
Related topics: Norway, Sweden

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