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Most common male name in Oslo, Norway, is Mohammed – New York Daily News

August 31, 2014
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New York Daily News Most common male name in Oslo, Norway, is MohammedNew York Daily NewsNorway is also home to Europe’s largest anti-Islam organization, called “Stop Islamization of Norway“. This group has more than 3,000 members. Outside the Norwegian capital, the most popular male name is Filip. The main religion in Norway is Catholicism.‘Mohammad’...
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USA Basketball dominates Finland in World Cup opener – USA TODAY

August 31, 2014
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USA TODAY USA Basketball dominates Finland in World Cup openerUSA TODAYBILBAO, Spain (AP) — The U.S. held Finland without a basket in the second quarter, opening defense of its title with a 114-55 romp Saturday in the Basketball World Cup. Silencing the Finns in the second quarter on the scoreboard and in the stands...
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Iceland raises volcano aviation alert again – USA TODAY

August 31, 2014
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USA TODAY Iceland raises volcano aviation alert againUSA TODAYREYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland’s authorities on Sunday raised the aviation warning code to red for a region close to the subglacial Bardarbunga volcano after a small fissure eruption in the area. The country’s meteorological agency described the …Iceland raises volcano warning level after latest eruptionThe GuardianIceland...
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Big plays power LC past Denmark – Green Bay Press Gazette

August 31, 2014
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Big plays power LC past DenmarkGreen Bay Press GazetteFollowing McGuire’s 42-yard TD early in the fourth quarter, Denmark (1-1) answered back with a 3-yard TD run by Denmark sophomore quarterback Jon Deprey on third-and-goal. The Vikings ran in the 2-point conversion to pull within 21-14 with 5 minutes, …Luxemburg-Casco Beats Denmark 28-14 On 96.7 WBDKDoorCountyDailyNews.comall...
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Police Clash With Demonstrators at Swedish Extreme Right Rally – Newsweek

August 31, 2014
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Newsweek Police Clash With Demonstrators at Swedish Extreme Right RallyNewsweekDemonstrators clash with the police during a protest against an election meeting organised by right-wing political group The Party of the Swedes (Svenskarnas Parti), at the Kungstradgarden square in central Stockholm on August 30, 2014. Fredrik Persson …Swedish riot police clash with counterdemonstrators at neo-Nazi...
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Norway: Mohammed most common men’s name in Oslo – BBC News

August 30, 2014
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BBC News Norway: Mohammed most common men’s name in OsloBBC NewsMohammed is now the most common name for men in Norway’s capital city Oslo, it appears. “It is very exciting,” Jorgen Ouren of Statistics Norway tells The Local news website. A recent count of the city’s population showed more than 4,800 men and boys...
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