Archive for December, 2014

Norwegians Turn Ambivalent on Statoil, Their Economic Bedrock – New York Times

December 31, 2014
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New York Times Norwegians Turn Ambivalent on Statoil, Their Economic BedrockNew York TimesOSLO — This has not been a particularly good year for Statoil, the huge state-controlled oil company that has had a commanding presence in Norway’s economy and society for more than four decades. In the spring, Statoil cut 1,000 jobs, or 4...
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Canada survives 1st test with win over Finland – CBC.ca

December 31, 2014
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National Post Canada survives 1st test with win over FinlandCBC.caSam Reinhart scored two goals and his linemate Anthony Duclair had another as Canada stayed perfect at the world junior championship with a 4-1 victory over Finland on Monday night. Curtis Lazar also scored and Max Domi had a pair of assists for …Canada easily passes...
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Swedes warned to stay home on New Year’s Eve – The Local.se

December 31, 2014
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The Local.se Swedes warned to stay home on New Year’s EveThe Local.seThe Swedish Transport Administration has warned Swedes to keep off the roads this New Year’s Eve due to ice with several fatal accidents reported in the past 24 hours. Ice and freezing rain caused a degree of havoc on Sweden’s roads on Tuesday....
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Canada easily passes test against Finland at world juniors 2015 thanks in part … – National Post

December 30, 2014
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National Post Canada easily passes test against Finland at world juniors 2015 thanks in part …National PostDomi, the son of former Toronto Maple Leaf pugilist Tie, was all over the ice against Finland in Canada’s first real challenge of the world junior championships, blocking shots, leading breakaways, hitting posts and starting a beautiful passing...
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Denmark’s Crown Prince Frederik and Princess Mary to get TWO films made … – Daily Mail

December 30, 2014
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Daily Mail Denmark’s Crown Prince Frederik and Princess Mary to get TWO films made …Daily MailTwo films are to be made about Crown Prince Of Denmark’s colourful love life. The first charts his younger years as a playboy in the 1990s. The second focuses on his fairy tale romance with his now-wife, the Australian...
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Second Swedish Mosque Targeted in Suspected Arson Attack – Newsweek

December 30, 2014
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Newsweek Second Swedish Mosque Targeted in Suspected Arson AttackNewsweekA Swedish mosque was set alight on Monday, in the second suspected arson attack on a mosque in the country in the last four days. No one was hurt in the attack, which occurred in the southern Swedish town of Eslov early on Monday morning but...
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