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Solbakken sets friendship with Solskjaer aside to plot United downfall

Cologne (Germany) (AFP) – Stale Solbakken will set aside his friendship with fellow former Norway international team-mate Ole Gunnar Solskjaer when FC Copenhagen face Manchester United in the Europa League quarter-finals on Monday. Solbakken at... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Norway, Europa League, United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Afp, Fc Copenhagen, Solskjaer, Solbakken, Cologne Germany AFP Stale Solbakken


Are California police officers trained enough and in the right things?

Editor’s note: This is the second installment in a four-part series that will examine policing in California following George Floyd’s killing and subsequent protests and calls for widespread reform. Part 1 examined how potential officers are selected. Part 2 explores how police officers are trained. While the killing of George Floyd has prompted widespread criticism of law enforcement around the country and calls for defunding police, some critics have pointed to officer training as part of the ...
Tags: Hbo, News, California, Washington, John Oliver, Police, Sacramento, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Ap, Fbi, Soccer, United States, Finland, California Highway Patrol


US to end deployment of Marines in Norway

The US is ending the rotational deployment of some 700 US Marines to Norway, shifting to shorter more periodic deployments and focusing on training with the US Navy, a move that comes days after the Pentagon announced a major draw down of troops in Europe.
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US to end deployment of US Marines in Norway after boosting it in 2018 amid Russian tensions

The US is ending the rotational deployment of some 700 US Marines to Norway, shifting to shorter more periodic deployments and focusing on training with the US Navy, a move that comes days after the Pentagon announced a major draw down of troops in Europe.
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Coronavirus live news: Norway advises citizens to avoid all travel abroad; Japan confirms record new infections

‘The holiday is over,’ says Norwegian health minister; cases continue to mount in Japan; PPE destroyed in Beirut blast; Africa passes 1m confirmed cases‘We’re still so tired’: European doctors brace for second waveUS: Fauci tells of death threats over virus policyGlobal report: WHO warns against dangers of ‘vaccine nationalism’Lockdown will have ‘negligible’ impact on climate crisis – studyUK coronavirus updates – live 2.48pm BST Japan confirmed a record 1,580 new coronavirus infections on F...
Tags: Europe, Japan, Africa, UK News, US news, Infectious Diseases, Who, Tokyo, Norway, Beirut, Fauci, Osaka Japan, Mainichi, Coronavirus outbreak, Bent Høie


Coronavirus live news: Norway advises citizens to avoid all travel abroad; PPE destroyed in Beirut blast

WHO says true figure across Africa could be much higher than 1 million confirmed cases; infections continue to rise in Europe‘We’re still so tired’: European doctors brace for second waveUS: Fauci tells of death threats over virus policyGlobal report: WHO warns against dangers of ‘vaccine nationalism’Lockdown will have ‘negligible’ impact on climate crisis – studyUK coronavirus updates – live 2.30pm BST Norway has advised its citizens to avoid all travel abroad, even to countries with few Co...
Tags: Europe, Africa, UK News, US news, Infectious Diseases, Who, Norway, Beirut, Fauci, PA Media, Coronavirus outbreak, Bent Høie


UK coronavirus live: community spread in England may be levelling off, says ONS

ONS figures do not include people in hospitals or care homes; government monitoring France for quarantine after Norway reimposes restrictionsSunak says UK will not hesitate to add countries to quarantine list NHS must never again be a Covid-only service, doctors warnThe Cummings effect: study finds public faith was lost after aide’s tripWhich countries can holidaymakers visit without restrictions on arrival?Global coronavirus updates – live 1.31pm BST Taking customer contact details will bec...
Tags: Politics, UK, England, London, France, Scotland, UK News, Aberdeen, NHS, Nicola Sturgeon, Norway, Fiona Hyslop, Gregor Smith, Coronavirus outbreak


Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Sjusjøen, Norway

Photo submitted by Peter Knudson, “The top of Sjusjøen, from when I went riding on the hiking trails, and got lost! But found some amazing routes and views on my loyal steed! Bike: Intense Primer 2018.” We always love seeing photos from where you are riding and are happy to share them with our readers around the […] The post Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Sjusjøen, Norway appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Sport, Cycling, Norway, Pic of the Day, Peter Knudson, Sjusjøen


UK coronavirus live: government monitoring France for quarantine after Norway reimposes restrictions

Speculation comes after new countries were added to UK list late on ThursdayBelgium, Andorra and Bahamas added to UK’s quarantine listNHS must never again be a Covid-only service, doctors warnThe Cummings effect: study finds public faith was lost after aide’s tripGlobal coronavirus updates – live 8.28am BST Officials in Preston have warned it could become the latest area to face a local lockdown amid rising infection rates, with 47 new cases in the past week.Dr Sakthi Karunanithi, the direct...
Tags: Politics, UK, England, France, UK News, Bbc, Preston, Norway, Public Health England, Bahamas, Andorra, Lancashire County Council, Coronavirus outbreak, Sakthi Karunanithi


Get an Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Making of ‘The Sunlit Night’ Score

Sometimes the music can make or break the movie, and Jenny Slate-starring comedy-drama The Sunlit Night certainly has great music behind it. Directed by David Wnendt and scored by Enis Rotthoff, The Sunlit Night premiered at the Sundance Film Festival last year and finally received a VOD release last month. Now Scoring Records is set to release The Sunlit Night soundtrack this week. /Film has an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the making of The Sunlit Night score ahead of the soundtrack’s r...
Tags: Movies, Norway, Jenny Slate, Video Clips, David Wnendt, Soundtracks, Behind the Scenes Footage, The Sunlit Night, Enis Rotthoff, Rotthoff, Chamber String Orchestra


French quarantine weighed up by ministers after infection rate overtakes Portugal

A rise in coronavirus infections in France is being closely monitored by ministers after Norway re-imposed quarantine on it. France’s weekly rate has overtaken that of Portugal, which has reduced its coronavirus cases to the extent that ministers are considering lifting the travel ban on it next week and allowing flights to the country and its islands of the Azores and Madeira. The moves came as it was announced Belgium, Andorra and the Bahamas will this weekend be removed from the Government’s ...
Tags: Europe, UK, News, France, Spain, Czech Republic, Portugal, Norway, Bahamas, Azores, MADEIRA, Belgium Andorra, Monaco Switzerland


'Why can't I be legal anywhere?': exploited and left stateless by Sweden

Rahman arrived as an unaccompanied minor. Abused and deported, his future is uncertain but his European dream intact‘We want to build a life’: Europe’s paperless young people speak outRahman was out buying food when Spanish police handed him a €500 fine for breaking coronavirus restrictions. “I’ll pay this as soon as I get a residence permit,” he told them. He laughs as he recalls the incident. “Look how thin I’ve become, I weigh only 57 kilos,” he says. The 21-year-old Palestinian shows his ski...
Tags: Europe, Sweden, Spain, Palestinian territories, Migration, Refugees, Norway, Jordan, Rahman


Looking for Something More Positive

Lovettsville, VA Dear Scott, Rain. Glorious rain! The exclamation point is, I assure you, fully justified. After three and a half weeks without the stuff and without piped water to my sunniest gardens, I had reached a point of exhaustion and had begun the process of separation. Last year and the year before were the years to plant trees – and I did. But this year, I finally had time to put in the thuja hedge. Now it’s being kept on life support by milk jugs schlepped up from the creek. How won...
Tags: Gardening, England, Norway, East Anglia, Letters, Charles, Mediterranean, Waterloo, Midwest, Douglas Adams, Anne, Bengal, Chatto, Beth Chatto, Mosteller Road, SHARONVILLE Ohio


New Bipod from GRS Riflestocks in Norway

GRS Riflestocks from Norway has released their first bipod. Made from 6061 Aluminum and stainless-steel hardware, this bipod can either be mounted a top-mounted manner (as pictured) or in the traditional way underneath the barrel. Below you can find the press release about the GRS Bipod: Even though it was originally designed as a prone shooting, heavy […] Read More … The post New Bipod from GRS Riflestocks in Norway appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Norway, Other Gear & Gadgets, Bipod, Product Announcement, GRS Riflestocks, GRS Bipod


Norwegian Reporter on Her Fight With the Hollywood Foreign Press Association

Kjersti Flaa is used to asking questions. She writes celebrity profiles for Norwegian magazines and does entertainment interviews for TV2’s “God Kveld Norge” (“Good Evening Norway”) as well as her own YouTube channel. But on Monday, she became the story. Flaa had just filed a blockbuster lawsuit alleging that the Hollywood Foreign Press Association had […]
Tags: News, Youtube, Norway, Hollywood Foreign Press Association, Kjersti Flaa, Flaa


Coronavirus live news: Greece reports highest number of cases in weeks as Danish expert advises against lockdown easing

UN says getting students safely back must be ‘top priority’; France says ‘situation is precarious’; record fines for isolation breaches in AustraliaGlobal report: France ‘could lose control of Covid-19 at any time’Trump flounders in interview over US death tollSix months on, victories remain fragileUK coronavirus live: latest updatesUS coronavirus live: latest updates 7.22pm BST The number of Covid-19 patients in intensive care units in French hospitals rose for the second day in a row, reve...
Tags: Greece, France, China, US, Australia news, World Health Organization, Un, Norway, Vietnam, Donald Trump, Trump Administration, Sotiris Tsiodras


Coronavirus live news: UN warns of 'catastrophe' over school closures; France says second wave likely

UN says getting students safely back to classroom must be ‘top priority’; France says ‘situation is precarious’; record fines for isolation breaches in AustraliaMillions in Manila back in lockdown Trump criticises lockdowns and falsely claims US ‘doing very well’UK coronavirus live: latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage 11.21am BST A resident of a Paris suburb says he was beaten with baseball bats because he asked a fellow laundromat patron to wear a face mask a requirement in all i...
Tags: UK, France, China, US, Australia news, Paris, World Health Organization, Un, Norway, Vietnam, Donald Trump, Manila, Trump, Le Parisien, Ben Quinn, Trump Administration


Coronavirus live news: UN warns world faces 'generational catastrophe' over school closures

UN says getting students safely back to classroom must be ‘top priority’; Philippines reimposes lockdown; record fines for isolation breaches in AustraliaMillions in Manila back in lockdown Trump criticises lockdowns and falsely claims US ‘doing very well’UK coronavirus live: latest updatesAustralia live coronavirus updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage 8.07am BST Reuters is reporting that Australia has closed its revered indigenous site of Uluru after some in the community blocked an acce...
Tags: UK, Australia, China, US, Australia news, Philippines, United Nations, World Health Organization, Un, Norway, Victoria, Vietnam, Donald Trump, Manila, Trump, Antonio Guterres


Coronavirus live news: Philippines reimposes lockdown as UN warns over school closures

WHO says there may never be a ‘silver bullet’ for Covid-19; Trump rejects national lockdown; record fines for isolation breaches in Australia. Follow latest updates Millions in Manila back in lockdown Trump criticises lockdowns and falsely claims US ‘doing very well’Survivors show increased rate of psychiatric disorders, study findsAustralia live coronavirus updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage 7.13am BST And a it’s a Good Morning from me, Amelia Hill, in sunny London. I’ll be with you un...
Tags: London, Australia, China, US, Australia news, Philippines, World Health Organization, Un, Norway, Vietnam, Donald Trump, Manila, Trump, Trump Administration, Amelia Hill


Coronavirus live news: UN warns of 'generational catastrophe' over Covid school closures

WHO says there may never be a ‘silver bullet’ for Covid-19; Trump rejects national lockdown; Philippines reimposes restrictions on 27 million. Follow latest updatesTrump criticises lockdowns and falsely claims US ‘doing very well’Survivors show increased rate of psychiatric disorders, study findsAustralian state’s contact-tracing effort buckles under weight of casesAustralia live coronavirus updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage 5.10am BST UN secretary general, Antonio Guterres, warned on ...
Tags: China, Germany, US, Australia news, Philippines, World Health Organization, Un, Norway, Vietnam, Donald Trump, Trump, Antonio Guterres, Guterres, Robert Koch Institute, Trump Administration


Coronavirus live news: WHO says there may never be a 'silver bullet' vaccine for Covid-19

Trump rejects national lockdown; Philippines reimposes restrictions on 27 million around capital; Vietnam in ‘decisive’ fight against coronavirus. Follow latest updatesTrump calls Birx’s dire warning on virus spread in the US ‘pathetic’Survivors show increased rate of psychiatric disorders, study findsAustralian state’s contact-tracing effort buckles under weight of casesAustralia live coronavirus updates 12.12am BST Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the coronavirus pandemic with me,...
Tags: China, US, Australia news, Philippines, Who, World Health Organization, Norway, Vietnam, Donald Trump, Trump, Trump Administration, Alison Rourke, COVID, Birx


An Interview with Matthias Scherge: Helping FIS Jump the Fluoro-Free Hurdle

Matthias Scherge is the director of the Fraunhofer  Microtribology Center in Germany. As one of the major European research institutes specializing in industrial lubricants, Scherge and his colleagues have a hand in the ski wax game. Currently, Scherge is assisting the International Ski Federation (FIS) to implement its fluoro-free policy. Specifically, they are determining the thresholds at which a positive or a negative test will be triggered when testing a ski base for fluoros.   Scherge a...
Tags: Europe, General, News, Sweden, Germany, Eu, Sport, Austria, Munich, Skiing, Norway, Fis, Fraunhofer, International Ski Federation FIS, International Ski Federation, Fraunhofer Institute


Coronavirus outbreak hits Norwegian cruise ship

By JAN M. OLSEN | Associated Press COPENHAGEN, Denmark — A Norwegian cruise ship line halted all trips and apologized Monday for procedural errors after an outbreak of coronavirus on one ship infected at least 5 passengers and 36 crew. Health authorities fear the ship could have infected dozens of towns and villages along Norway’s western coast. The 41 people on the MS Roald Amundsen who tested positive have been admitted to the University Hospital of North Norway in Tromsoe, north of the Arctic...
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Coronavirus outbreak hits Norwegian cruise ship, could spread along coast

By JAN M. OLSEN | Associated Press COPENHAGEN, Denmark — A Norwegian cruise ship line halted all trips and apologized Monday for procedural errors after an outbreak of coronavirus on one ship infected at least 5 passengers and 36 crew. Health authorities fear the ship could have infected dozens of towns and villages along Norway’s western coast. The 41 people on the MS Roald Amundsen who tested positive have been admitted to the University Hospital of North Norway in Tromsoe, north of the Arctic...
Tags: Japan, Milan, News, Germany, Sport, World news, Ap, Rome, Soccer, Philippines, Italy, Arctic, Norway, Carnival, Arctic Circle, Cabinet


Two cruise ships hit by coronavirus weeks after industry restarts

Outbreaks of Covid-19 recorded on MS Roald Amundsen in Norway and the Paul Gauguin in Tahiti Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageCovid-19 has been detected on at least two cruise ships – one in the Arctic and one in the Pacific – just weeks after cruising holidays restarted.At least 40 passengers and crew from the MS Roald Amundsen have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, and authorities are trying to contact trace hundreds of passengers from two recent Arctic voya...
Tags: Cruises, Europe, World news, Arctic, Norway, Pacific, Tahiti, Pacific Islands, Paul Gauguin, Roald Amundsen, Coronavirus outbreak


Arctic expedition cruise ship hit by Covid-19 outbreak

A Covid-19 outbreak has hit an Arctic cruise ship, forcing hundreds of passengers into quarantine. Thirty-six crew members of the ship, which is operated by the first firm to resume international cruises in the wake of the pandemic, have tested positive for coronavirus, officials said over the weekend. Arriving at the northern Norwegian port of Tromso from the archipelago of Svalbard, the crew of the MS Roald Amundsen was quarantined on board the ship on Friday after four staff members tested po...
Tags: News, Norway, Hurtigruten, Svalbard, Tromso, Roald Amundsen, France Norway, Jakobsen, COVID


Deserted beaches, free Covid tests - and no masks: Europe's 'safest' destinations lure British tourists

Norway has more coastline than Germany, Italy, Spain, Greece, Sweden and France combined and ten times as many islands as Greece, the country's tourism agency is boasting in its new advertising campaign for British holidaymakers forced to rethink travel plans in light of Europe's 'second wave'. Space to social distance rather than sunshine is at the core of the new marketing campaigns launched by a string of unusual holiday destinations competing to lure Brits taking last-minute ...
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Harrington withdraws from PGA Championship "after much deliberation"

Pádraig Harrington shows off the Wanamaker Trophy and the Claret Jug the day after his memorable PGA Championship win at Oakland Hills in 2008. Picture: Brian Keogh Pádraig Harrington last night joined Francesco Molinari in confirming he won’t be making the long trek to San Francisco next week to compete in the PGA Championship at TPC Harding Park.The...
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Luxury Expedition Cruises

CLICK HERE TO VIEW CATALOG Luxury Expedition Cruises When Carol and I take our first luxury expedition cruise, one of the first places we will look at is with our friends at Abercrombie & Kent (A&K). Two thousand twenty-one marks a special year for Abercrombie & Kent as they will celebrate 30 years of exploration by sea. And in true A&K spirit, they are commemorating this milestone with several brand-new journeys for the 2021-2022 season. Most notably, The Northeast Passage: Across the Russia...
Tags: Travel, Japan, Featured, Greece, Australia, Antarctica, Faroe Islands, Norway, Copenhagen, Pacific, St Petersburg, Carol, Expedition Cruises, Abercrombie Kent, Falkland Island, Roaming Boomers Travel Services