...Britain has an estimated 350 returnees. Germany has documented about 250 returnees while Belgium puts its figure at about 130. Sweden has a total of 115 as the only other European Union nation with triple digits.Most ex-jihadis who return to France are arrested...
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Teacher, student killed in stabbing attack on Swedish school

...large immigrant community in southern Sweden on Thursday, killing a teacher and a...did not elaborate.The attack stunned Sweden, where violent crime is relatively rare...western Europe."This is a black day for Sweden," Prime Minister Stefan Lofven said...
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Sports on TV for Nov. 17

...NBA - Toronto at Golden StateNHL HOCKEY3:30 p.m., NBCSN - Minnesota at PittsburghSOCCER10:30 a.m., ESPN2 - UEFA European League Playoffs, game 2, Sweden at Denmark11 a.m., FS1 - International Friendly, France at England
Amid Europe's migrant tensions, kindness arises too

...refugees across windy straits to safety in Sweden. A Romanian whose ancestors were driven...SAFETY"Welcome. Do you want to go to Sweden?"Annika Holm Nielsen and Calle Vangstrup...offering to sail them from Denmark across to Sweden, where asylum policies are friendlier...
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Now arriving: airport control towers without humans inside

NEW YORK - Passengers landing at remote Ornskoldsvik Airport in northern Sweden might catch a glimpse of the control tower - likely unaware there is nobody inside.The dozen commercial planes landing there...
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Battle shaping up in European Union over migrant quotas

...Afghans often hoping to settle in wealthy nations like Germany and Sweden, the EU is struggling find a more equitable solution that would...Denmark, said police spokeswoman Anne Soe. Many want to go to Sweden, Norway or Finland, because they have relatives there or believe...
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Thousands of migrants surge into Slovenia capacity to process large numbers wishing to head toward richer European Union countries such as Germany, Austria or Sweden.This could leave thousands stranded in Croatia and further east and south in Serbia and Macedonia - the countries on the so-called...
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Today In Sports History for July 14

1912 - Jim Thorpe wins the decathlon at the Stockholm Olympics and, in the closing ceremony, Sweden's King Gustav proclaims Thorpe the world's greatest athlete.1922 - Gene Sarazen shoots a final-round 68 to beat out Bobby...
Today In Sports History for Sept. 14

...Association, opens.1968 - Jimmy Ellis wins the WBA heavyweight title by beating Floyd Patterson in the 15th round in Stockholm, Sweden.1986 - Chicago's Walter Payton rushes for 177 yards, to reach the 15,000-yard plateau and scores his 100th career rushing...
Alaska editorial: Arctic Energy Summit hosted circumpolar nations for issues discussion

...alone in its challenges.Meeting with the Alaska delegation were representatives from Iceland, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Russia. In discussions over the course of the conference, they detailed the issues particular to their countries...


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