TOPNEWSBYUSA.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-07-11 22:17

Archaeologists Find Rare Viking-Age Boat Burials in Sweden

One of the burials, believed to date to the 10th century, contained the remains of a man, a horse and a dog. A researcher called the graves “exceptional” and a “once in a...

Archaeologists Find Rare Viking-Age Boat Burials in Sweden

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Two Viking Ship Burials Revealed by Archaeologists in Sweden Archaeologists in Sweden have announced the discovery of two ship-burials that may add invaluable data to the country’s Viking past.  ...
2019-07-05 23:00

Archaeologists find 5,000-year-old 'New York' in Israel Archaeologists in Israel have uncovered the remains of an "immense" 5,000-year-old city, shedding new light on a period when the region's rural population began building larger urban centers....
2019-10-08 03:00

Archaeologists find DNA in a 10,000-year-old piece of chewing gum Enlarge (credit: Kashuba et al. 2019) The people who lived at Huseby-Kiev in western Sweden 10,000 years ago made their living by hunting and fishing. That doesn't sound surprising until you consider that this was a landscape that had, until recent...
2019-05-21 15:17

Archaeologists find ‘Britain’s Atlantis’ 8,000 years after it was ‘swallowed by the sea’ Britain’s very own ‘Atlantis’ has been found deep in the North Sea after scientists discovered what they believe to be two Stone Age settlements. Two stone artifacts that could be over 10,000 years old were recovered on the banks of...
2019-06-12 21:51

Archaeologists find evidence of Biblical conquest of Jerusalem Archaeologists excavating on Mount Zion in Jerusalem have uncovered evidence of the Babylonian conquest of the city, appearing to confirm a Biblical account of its destruction....
2019-08-14 02:17

Archaeologists find mosque from when Islam arrived in holy land Archaeologists in Israel have discovered the remains of one of the world's oldest rural mosques, built around the time Islam arrived in the holy land, they said on Thursday....
2019-07-18 19:51

Archaeologists find the world’s largest ‘mass child sacrifice’ site The centuries-old remains of more than 200 children have been discovered in Peru, according to reports. Experts say that the macabre discovery is likely the world’s largest child sacrifice site. Peruvian press agency Andina reports that archaeologist...
2019-09-02 19:34

CEOs Under 50 Are a Rare Find in the S&P 500 Chief executives in their 40s are unusual at big U.S. companies, with only around 6% under age 50 among most of the S&P 500, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis....
2019-05-22 20:17

Fun find: rare game could fetch $10,000 (KRNV) Scott Amos was just doing his mom a favor, and it turned out to be some unbelievably good karma. Amos was cleaning out a few childhood boxes from 30 years ago in his parents’ Reno, Nevada attic, and came across his old Nintendo Entertain...
2019-08-02 01:34

Deputies find girl alone in boat, father's body in lake The body of 36-year-old Texas man was found in Lake Granbury on Friday afternoon after authorities discovered his 3-year-old daughter alone in a boat that morning....
2019-08-17 22:34

Two Rare White Tiger Cubs Find New Home In Nicaragua Two white tiger cubs have been taken to their new home at the Nicaragua National Zoo, where the playful pair will join a menagerie of rare big cat species....
2019-05-28 14:34

Trump tells Pentagon to find better sources of rare earth magnet U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday told the Pentagon to find better ways to procure a rare earth magnet used in specialty motors, warning that the nation's defense would suffer without adequate stockpiles....
2019-07-23 05:00

Divers find body from Budapest boat disaster, salvage plan begins Divers found a body in the wreckage of a pleasure boat on Wednesday a week after the vessel capsized and sank on the River Danube in Budapest, officials said, as crews prepared for salvage operations....
2019-06-05 15:00

Rare two-toned 'Halloween lobster' found off coast of Maine, a '1-in-50-million' find A rare two-colored lobster has been found off the coast of Maine by a local fisherman who had a 1-in-50-million chance of finding the unusual crustacean....
2019-09-11 00:34

Bronze Age Bird Beak Burials Found In Russia The bizarre find of a skeleton with what seems to have been a collar or armor constructed from birds beaks has Russian archaeologists scratching their heads as to the function and meaning of the attire. ...
2019-05-30 03:00

| High-security Ebola burials spark dismay, anger in DRC People in Ebola-hit eastern DRC are struggling to come to terms with high-security burials that are part of a hard-pressed strategy to roll back the disease....
2019-05-22 09:00

An Abnormal Viking Mausoleum Shows Ship Burials Weren’t for Everyone! Archaeologists have found a Viking burial house in central Norway. It was located in an area which is revealing many archaeological treasures, including a Roman-era bronze cauldron.  ...
2019-09-27 06:34

Farmer Unearths Elite Nomad Burials and ‘Laughing Man’ Elongated Skull In Southern Russia, an elite nomad burial site has been unearthed. While working on his lands, a farmer stumbled across burials that appear to have belonged to a nomadic culture. Archaeologists have found several skeletons and many grave goods that a...
2019-05-22 01:51

Breakthrough Discovery of DNA in Ancient Water Burials Clearly Identifies Sámi People During the Iron Age, around 300 AD, something extraordinary was initiated in Levänluhta area in Isokyrö, SW Finland. The deceased were buried in a lake, and this ritual was continued for at least 400 years.  ...
2019-06-12 17:00

Florida authorities will probe boys reform school where at least 55 burials were identified Florida authorities announced Thursday they will officially begin examining the grounds of a former boys reform school in Florida in mid-July to determine if it was a crime scene where dozens of former students may have died and been buried. ...
2019-06-22 05:17

7 Dead, 21 Missing As Boat Capsizes After Hitting Cruise Boat In Hungary Seven South Korean tourists died and 21 others were missing after a sightseeing boat capsized and sank on the Danube in Budapest, Hungarian and South Korean officials said Thursday....
2019-05-30 09:17

Boat owner describes saving distressed crew members after Santa Cruz Island boat fire It was unclear Monday afternoon why the commercial scuba diving vessel caught fire as it carried passengers near Santa Barbara, California.        ...
2019-09-03 03:00

Church of the Apostles discovered near Sea of Galilee, archaeologists say The Church of the Apostles, which is said to have been built over the house of Jesus’ disciples Peter and Andrew, has been discovered near Israel’s Sea of Galilee, according to a team of American and Israeli archaeologists....
2019-07-31 19:34

Israel: Archaeologists uncover 1,200-year-old mosque The building is one of the oldest mosques ever discovered in Israel. The researchers also uncovered a farm and a small settlement near the mosque in the Negev Desert....
2019-07-19 02:51

Bronze Age 'New York' discovered, Israeli archaeologists say A 5,000-year-old city found north of Tel Aviv points to sophisticated urban planning taking place earlier than previously thought. Israel's Antiquities Authority has called it the "New York of the early Bronze Age."...
2019-10-06 20:34

Swiss Archaeologists Discover 5,500 Year Old Submerged Monument Ancient stone alignments and cairns have been discovered in Switzerland’s Lake Constance and researchers say they are 5,500 years old. ...
2019-10-02 05:34

From archaeologists to vets, UK widens list of desired immigrants Britain needs a wider range of immigrants to tackle shortages of workers ranging from archaeologists and architects to vets and web developers, government advisors said on Wednesday, just days after figures showed immigration had fallen to a five-yea...
2019-05-29 18:51

German archaeologists suggest Biblical-era Philistines came from Europe New historical research in Germany has given some clues as to the origins of the ancient Philistines. DNA testing on bones found in a cemetery on the Israeli coast suggest Aegean beginnings....
2019-07-04 20:34

Archaeologists uncover mosaic from 5th century church near Sea of Galilee A fire that destroyed an ancient Holy Land church near the Sea of Galilee around 700 CE appears to have preserved the church's beautiful mosaic floor, which includes depictions of baskets, loaves and fish....
2019-09-17 14:00

Discovery of Lead Sarcophagus Surprises Spanish Archaeologists Spanish archaeologists working in the downtown of Granada were going about routine excavations in a historic building in preparation for underground work at the site. They never expected to find this lead sarcophagus. ...
2019-06-21 08:34

Dig in! Archaeologists serve up ancient menus for modern tables Porridge, loaves and sauces Egyptians and Romans consumed have become today’s cookbook crazeDuring a 1954 BBC documentary about Tollund Man, the mysterious body of a hanged man discovered in a peat bog in Denmark, the noted archaeologist Sir Mortimer...
2019-08-11 11:00

Budapest boat crash: Survivors describe how they were powerless to help other passengers after boat capsized 'in an instant' Survivors of the fatal boat crash in Budapest have described how they were powerless to help their fellow passengers after the vessel capsized "in an instant" in the stormy waters....
2019-05-31 12:51

Archaeologists discover bizarre ‘Jars of the Dead’ hidden in Laos Just like today, people who lived hundreds of years ago had rituals and traditions associated with death. Methods of burial or tributes to deceased individuals often vary greatly from one culture to the next, and archaeologists are learning more abou...
2019-05-21 14:32

Archaeologists have searched for the Church of the Apostles for years. They say they've found it near the Sea of Galilee The Church of the Apostles was long-rumored to have been built near the shores of the Sea of Galilee in Israel. A group of archaelogists said they found it in June....
2019-07-31 20:51

Archaeologists discovered an invaluable cache of ritual artifacts at Pompeii Enlarge / All these items were contained within a wooden box unearthed at the Archaeological Park of Pompeii. (credit: Cesare Abbate (ANSA)) Crystals, amber, amethyst, phallic amulets, glass beads, figurines, and a miniature human skull were among ...
2019-08-16 13:00

Archaeologists unearth mass graves from Mongol invasion of Russia Enlarge (credit: Institute of Archaeology, Russian Academy of Sciences) Archaeologists excavated part of the old city center of Yaroslavl, Russia, between 2005 and 2010 as part of an effort to restore its cathedral. During the digs, they discovered...
2019-09-11 23:34

Wheel of Giants: Prehistoric Rujm el-Hiri Puzzles Archaeologists Sitting in plain sight but unnoticed for centuries, Rujm el-Hiri - an unusual megalith near the Sea of Galilee - has stumped experts. An ancient monument comprised of enormous stone circles dating to the Early Bronze Age remains a mystery to this day...
2019-09-20 12:34

Pompeii ruins 'hiding 10 unexploded WW2 bombs,' archaeologists warn At least 10 unexploded bombs dropped by the Allies during World War II are believed to be near the ruins of Pompeii, archaeologists warn, according to a local report...
2019-07-08 17:34

Archaeologists unearth probable origins of ancient Greece in groundbreaking discovery The excavations and analysis of the finds are being directed by British archaeologists Professor Colin Renfrew and Michael Boyd, both of Cambridge University's McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research. (Cambridge Keros Project)...
2019-07-11 17:34

Archaeologists Believe 3200-Year-Old Hittite Temple Was a Functioning Lunisolar Calendar Yazılıkaya is a 3,200-year-old building that was known to have been central in religious ceremonies in the capital city of the ancient Hittite Empire, but according to a new scientific theory, it might have served as a working calendar and a sacred c...
2019-07-03 22:34

Marine Archaeologists Drain Sea To Investigate Underwater Building At Salamis Ruins The Greek Ministry of Culture has announced a major discovery by marine archaeologists off the island of Salamis. It has been revealed that divers and researchers have found a monumental structure or building. ...
2019-06-18 22:34

Archaeologists race to decode ancient Scottish cave drawings before they vanish The series of 4,000 to 1,500-year-old carvings are hidden within the Wemyss Caves underneath the medieval ruins of Macduff’s Castle in Fife, Scotland....
2019-09-27 19:00

Archaeologists uncover Viking drinking hall on remote Scottish island Dating to sometime between the 10th and 12th centuries, the hall was discovered below the more recent Skaill farmstead, according to the University of the Highlands and Islands Archaeology Institute....
2019-08-08 23:00

Pushy bonobo mothers help sons find sexual partners, scientists find High-ranking mothers lead sons to groups of females and keep guard while they mateTheir mothers are so keen for them to father children that they usher them in front of promising partners, shield them from violent competitors and dash the chances of ...
2019-05-21 14:51

Apple launches ‘Find My’ for iOS, iPadOS and macOS, replacing Find my iPhone A new Find My app combines Find My iPhone and Find My Friends into a single way to track items, including an activation lock feature for new Macs.Read More...
2019-06-04 01:00

Lost Biblical City Where Philistines Gave Refuge to King David Found, Archaeologists Say Archaeologists digging in southern Israel near the modern city of Kiryat Gat claim to have found an ancient biblical city from the time of the legendary King David. The ancient Philistine city was discovered by researchers from the Hebrew University ...
2019-07-11 20:17

Rob Lowe pays tribute after California boat fire, says he's been on same boat 'many times' Rob Lowe is paying tribute to the victims of the California boat fire, saying he's been on the same boat "many times" before.        ...
2019-09-03 21:34

Church of the Apostles Found? Archaeologists Claim Byzantine-Era Church is Highly Significant Archaeologists with the Israel Antiquities Authority have made what they claim to be a major discovery.  ...
2019-07-19 17:17

It Is Easier To Find Waldo Than It Is To Find Skins Fans At This Skins Home Game [Update] Word started to spread during prime tailgate hours Sunday that the crowd for the afternoon Patriots-Skins game in Landover would be heavily tilted in favor of the road team. By now you don’t need to be told that this has long been a trend at the team...
2019-10-07 03:00

Why USWNT could be better off losing to Sweden At the 2016 Olympics, a loss to Sweden marked the United States women’s soccer team’s earliest exit ever from international competition. On Thursday, a loss to Sweden could propel the defending World Cup champions to another crown. Both teams already...
2019-06-20 05:34

USA keep up perfect record with 2-0 win over Sweden "USA sealed top spot in Group F of the Women\u0027s World Cup courtesy of a 2-0 victory over Sweden, which avenges their 2018 Olympics loss to the Scandinavian side."...
2019-06-21 02:51

| Van Rooyen claims breakthrough win in Sweden South African Erik van Rooyen birdied the final hole to grab his maiden European Tour title by beating Matthew Fitzpatrick at the Scandinavian Invitational....
2019-08-26 03:34

Perfect U.S. beat Sweden 2-0 to top Group F Holders the United States beat Sweden 2-0 on Thursday to maintain their perfect women's World Cup record and top Group F, setting up a last-16 clash with Spain....
2019-06-21 00:34

Sweden Will Live Or Die By Their Conservative Philosophy The most famous United States result since the win in the 2015 World Cup final happened in Brazil in the summer of 2016. It was the Summer Olympics, and Sweden turtled up to frustrate the Americans in the quarterfinals, grinding out a 35 percent-poss...
2019-06-11 22:34

Is Sweden's no-fly movement just media hype? Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg refuses to travel by plane. Media coverage would have us believe it’s a movement that has spread across Sweden – but is it all just hype? DW's Louise Osborn reports....
2019-08-02 20:00

U.S. soccer trashes any talk of tanking vs. Sweden A loss to its longtime rival in the group stage finale would delay a potential matchup with powerful France. But Abby Dalhkemper said, “It’s in our team’s DNA to want to win.”...
2019-06-20 02:34

A truck without a cab and driver takes to the road in Sweden A truck without a cab or driver is now being tested on a public road in Sweden, mixing with other traffic as it moves goods around an industrial zone....
2019-06-04 22:51

Women’s World Cup: Odds point to US over Sweden For practical purposes, the 2019 women’s World Cup starts Thursday for the United States. It faces Sweden, its first competitive opponent, in the final game of group play (FOX, 3 p.m.). Both the U.S. and Sweden already have qualified for the 16-team ...
2019-06-20 17:34

A$AP Rocky Found Guilty of Assault in Sweden UPDATE: A$AP Rocky's ongoing, headline-grabbing legal case has finally reached a conclusion. On Wednesday morning, he was found guilty of assault by a Swedish court. However, he will not serve......
2019-08-14 17:51

A$AP Rocky arrested in Sweden on suspicion of assault A$AP Rocky was arrested in Stockholm, Sweden in connection with a physical altercation that was caught on tape. In a video obtained by TMZ, the “L$D” rapper is filmed through what appears to be a shop window, milling around in a white hoodie. The vi...
2019-07-03 20:34

Women's World Cup live: Netherlands vs. Sweden The European champions, the Netherlands, are set to take on Sweden to determine the second finalist in the Women's World Cup in France. Follow all of the live action here from 21:00 CEST!...
2019-07-03 18:51

Rapper RZA says arrested A$AP Rocky is a hostage in Sweden RZA of the Wu-Tang Clan says he’s concerned over what he calls a “hostage situation” for fellow rapper A$AP Rocky, who’s charged with assault in Sweden...
2019-07-31 17:51

Sweden charges US rapper A$AP Rocky with assault American rapper Rakim Mayers was arrested three weeks ago in connection with a fight that broke out in Stockholm last month. The case of the Platinum-selling artist has drawn the attention of US President Donald Trump....
2019-07-31 18:34

Tobin Heath Declares War On Sweden, Wins It’s truly a crime that we missed out on 90 minutes of Tobin Heath in the U.S.’s last game against Chile, but today against Sweden, the magical American winger came back with a vengeance. In the 50th minute, Heath’s deadly feet took on an overmatched...
2019-06-21 05:00

A$AP Rocky testifies in Sweden, says he tried to avoid fight American rapper A$AP Rocky has told a court in Sweden that he did everything possible to avoid a confrontation with two men who he said kept following his entourage in Stockholm...
2019-08-03 23:17

U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky detained for up to two more weeks in Sweden A Swedish court on Friday ordered that U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky be held in custody for up to two more weeks while prosecutors investigate his part in a brawl in Stockholm....
2019-07-05 19:34

Sweden defeats newcomers Chile 2-0 after delay Kosovare Asllani's goal after a weather delay broke up a scoreless stalemate and Sweden went on to win its Women's World Cup opener 2-0 on Tuesday and spoil Chile's debut in the tournament....
2019-06-12 05:00

Smoke on the water: Sweden’s first Foodstock festival A top Swedish chef has turned his love for cooking over fire into a two-day festival of open flames and Nordic flavours on a pretty island in the Stockholm archipelagoWe were only a few minutes into our boat trip across the Stockholm archipelago when...
2019-09-18 14:34

DTM to Sweden at Anderstorp, "exciting" round to be revealed The DTM has announced a new-look calendar that includes a first visit to Sweden and Hockenheim slimming to a single round, with one "exciting" addition yet to be announced...
2019-09-19 16:00

A$AP Rocky Arrested for Gross Assault in Sweden A$AP Rocky was arrested for gross assault in Sweden on Wednesday. According to the Swedish Prosecution Office, the arrest took place around 1:00 a.m. The rapper is currently in......
2019-07-03 23:51

Blast in Sweden tears through 2 apartment buildings STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish police say a blast ripped through two adjacent apartment buildings in a southern city. It isn’t immediately clear if there are casualties. The explosion has blown out windows and destroyed balconies in the buildings in ...
2019-06-07 12:17

A$AP Rocky awaits verdict on Sweden brawl American rapper A$AP Rocky learns his fate on Wednesday in a trial over a street brawl in Sweden that led U.S. President Donald Trump to champion his cause....
2019-08-14 11:17

USA 2-0 Sweden: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened USA will play Spain; Sweden to face CanadaHope Solo: why I called Sweden cowardsFull match report: Solid USA set up date with Spain 10.13pm BST And our own Caitlin Murray was at the stadium tonight. You can read her full report below. Thanks for all ...
2019-06-21 02:34

Sweden beats England 2-1 to take third at Women's World Cup Kosovare Asllani set Sweden on its way to a 2-1 victory over England for third place in the Women's World Cup on Saturday night but the midfielder almost didn't play in the bronze medal match....
2019-07-07 18:51

Sweden wants extension of rapper’s detention after fight A Swedish prosecutor wants U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky held for another week in pre-trial detention to allow police finish investigating a June 30 fight in downtown Stockholm...
2019-07-19 12:17

ASAP Rocky: What Comes Next in His Assault Case in Sweden An expert on Swedish criminal procedure explains why ASAP Rocky was locked up for almost one month—and what his release says about how the court is likely to rule....
2019-08-07 05:00

Women's World Cup: Germany vs Sweden live Germany are one game away from a World Cup semifinal against either Italy or the Netherlands. Martina Voss-Tecklenburg's side has impressed, but can they overcome Sweden? Follow live updates here!...
2019-06-29 19:17

Thailand scores 1st World Cup goal in 5-1 loss to Sweden NICE, France (AP) — Thailand finally found something to celebrate after a humiliating start to the Women’s World Cup. It was just a single goal, and it came in a 5-1 loss to Sweden on Sunday, but it was enough to briefly allow the Thai squad to...
2019-06-16 18:34

IOC to choose Italy or Sweden for 2026 Winter Olympics The International Olympic Committee is scheduled to choose between two European bidders to host the 2026 Winter Olympics when members convene Monday in Lausanne, Switzerland....
2019-06-23 19:51

Tried To "Walk Away" From Assault: Rapper A$AP Rocky Testifies In Sweden US rapper A$AP Rocky Thursday told a Stockholm court he felt "scared" and had tried to "walk away" before a street brawl, in an assault case that has stirred diplomatic tensions and outraged fans....
2019-08-01 23:51

Late strikes spare Sweden's blushes in 2-0 win over Chile "Kosovare Asllani and Madelen Janogy scored late on as fancied Sweden laboured to a 2-0 victory over women’s World Cup debutants Chile in their Group F encounter at Roazhon Park in Rennes on Tuesday."...
2019-06-11 21:51

Rapper A$AP Rocky detained in Sweden after street fight Sweden’s prosecution authority says star rapper A$AP Rocky has been detained in the Swedish capital, suspected of an attack on an unknown person in downtown Stockholm...
2019-07-03 18:51

A$AP Rocky guilty in Sweden assault trial, but won't go to jail Rapper A$AP Rocky was found guilty of assault in a Sweden court Wednesday, but avoided a jail sentence because it was determined his crime was not of a "serious nature."...
2019-08-15 05:51

Sweden v Thailand: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportThailand look to recover after record defeat to USAEni Aluko: England’s tough start has set them up nicely 2.47pm BST The last meaningful kick is from Anvegård, who produces a solid save from Boonsing,...
2019-06-16 16:00

A$AP Rocky poised to testify in second day of Sweden assault trial American rapper A$AP Rocky is set to testify on the second day of a trial in Sweden, where he is accused of assault in an alleged street fight.        ...
2019-08-01 19:17

Britain and Sweden agree to co-operate on fighter plans Britain and Sweden agreed on Friday to study air combat co-operation and opened the door to other potential partners in a move that could see the Scandinavian country join a planned next-generation UK fighter project....
2019-07-19 13:51

Sweden’s Kosovare Asllani: ‘30,000 people came to celebrate our medal’ The midfielder on how Sweden went ‘crazy’ for the Women’s World Cup and why the bronze medal win over England wasn’t nonsenseSweden’s Kosovare Asllani has a very different view of the Women’s World Cup third-place match to Phil Neville, who labelled ...
2019-07-12 18:34

Gothenburg, Sweden: The World's Most Sustainable City Has a Lot to Teach Us Scientists predict we've got about eleven years to vastly reduce global emissions before we're, in a word, screwed. That would require governments to dramatically restructure their economies. So where does that leave everyday people doing their best ...
2019-08-28 23:34

Rampant Sweden pummel Thailand 5-1 to book last 16 spot "Sweden produced a breathtaking display of attacking football to thrash Thailand 5-1 in Nice on Sunday and book their place in the last 16 of the women\u0027s World Cup."...
2019-06-16 18:00

Opinion: How good are U.S. women? Game against Sweden will be indication In the last 10 games between the teams, the Americans are 3-4-3. And one of those losses is perhaps the most galling in the USWNT's history.       ...
2019-06-19 01:51

The Netherlands Beats Sweden to Set Up Women’s World Cup Final With the U.S. LYON, France — The Netherlands will play the United States for the Women’s World Cup title after Jackie Groenen sealed a 1-0 victory over Sweden in extra time on Wednesday night. A slick passing sequence ended in the 99th minute with Groe...
2019-07-04 01:01

Rapper A$AP Rocky to testify in Sweden assault trial Musician to give testimony in case that prompted feud between Donald Trump and SwedenThe US rapper A$AP Rocky is expected to give testimony in a Swedish court on Thursday, on the second day of an assault trial that has sparked international attention...
2019-08-01 11:01

North Korea breaks off nuclear talks with U.S. in Sweden Working-level nuclear talks in Sweden between officials from Pyongyang and Washington have broken off, North Korea's top negotiator said late on Saturday, dashing prospects for an end to months of stalemate....
2019-10-06 09:34

Women's World Cup: How to watch USA vs. Sweden, betting lines The United States Women's National Team battles Sweden in its final Group F match at the 2019 FIFA World Cup Thursday in Le Havre, France. Here is how to watch and the latest betting lines....
2019-06-20 20:17

A man was bitten in the arm by Fidel Castro's old crocodile in Sweden The man, who was in his mid-70s, was attending a crayfish party — a summer celebration customary in Sweden — at Stockholm's Skansen Aquarium.        ...
2019-08-22 09:00

US, North Korea, break off nuclear talks in Sweden after one day Working-level nuclear talks in Sweden between North Korea and Washington have broken off after a single day without agreement, Pyongyang’s top negotiator said late Saturday — but the White House countered in its own statement that progres...
2019-10-06 23:00

USWNT gets revenge against Sweden to finish atop Group F LE HAVRE, France — The defending champion U.S. national team faced its toughest test of the Women’s World Cup and remained dominant Thursday night, beating Sweden 2-0 to serve up a measure of revenge against the team that stunned the confident ...
2019-06-21 01:00

US defeats rival Sweden 2-0, finishes atop group LE HAVRE, France (AP) — The defending champion U.S. national team faced its toughest test of the Women’s World Cup and remained dominant Thursday night, beating Sweden 2-0 to serve up a measure of revenge against the team that stunned the confi...
2019-06-21 01:17

Sweden upset Germany to reach World Cup semis Sweden ended Germany's hopes of a third women's World Cup win, coming from behind for a surprise 2-1 quarter-final victory on Saturday thanks to goals from Sofia Jakobsson and Stina Blackstenius....
2019-06-30 08:34

US Rapper A$AP Rocky Gets Suspended Sentence For Assault In Sweden A Stockholm court on Wednesday convicted US rapper A$AP Rocky of assault and gave him a suspended sentence over a street brawl, a case that outraged fans and sparked a diplomatic spat with US......
2019-08-15 04:51

Sweden requests detention order for Julian Assange The development sets up a possible future tug-of-war between Sweden and the United States over any extradition of Assange from Britain.        ...
2019-05-21 17:34

Women's World Cup: Germany must be wary of Sweden in the quarterfinals Sweden beat Canada in Paris to set up a Women's World Cup quarterfinal clash against Germany. Three things stood out from Sweden's round of 16 win that Germany should be wary of ahead of their showdown....
2019-06-28 07:00

U.S. Women's Soccer Faces Grudge Matchup With Sweden The U.S. doesn’t need to beat Sweden on Thursday, its last group-stage match of the World Cup, to advance. But the game is a grudge match against the team that knocked them out of the 2016 Olympics....
2019-06-20 15:17

Battle to Power Electric Vehicles Reaches Sweden Swedish upstart Northvolt is aiming to become the prime provider of batteries to Europe’s makers of electric and hybrid cars, but faces tough competition from Asian tech giants....
2019-09-14 17:34

Climate of guilt: Flight shaming takes off Sweden Swedish lawyer Pia Bjorstrand and her family board the first of many trains on a vacation around northern Europe. They are part of a growing movement that’s shunning air travel because it produces high levels of greenhouse gas emissions. (June ...
2019-06-20 13:34

A$AP Rocky Back in U.S. After Being Released From Jail in Sweden: What's Next for the Rapper A$AP Rocky has returned to his native United States after spending a month in jail in Sweden, while a verdict in his assault case looms. A private plane carrying the 30-year-old rapper,......
2019-08-04 00:17

A$AP Rocky on Trial in Sweden Says He Begged Accuser to Leave Him Alone A$AP Rocky testified Thursday during his trial in a Swedish courtroom that he begged the man he and his entourage are accused of assaulting to leave them alone prior to the altercation that has the rapper facing an assault charge....
2019-08-02 07:17

Women's World Cup: Germany knocked out after losing to Sweden Despite taking the lead in their quarterfinal against Sweden, Germany's World Cup tournament came to an end. Sweden executed a brilliant matchplan to expose Germany's weaknesses....
2019-06-29 21:17

Sweden defender Fischer's statue vandalized in Linkoping Sweden defender Nilla Fischer's statue was vandalized in Linkoping, an incident which, according to midfielder Caroline Seger, raises deeper questions about gender equality in the country....
2019-06-15 20:34

Croatia in talks with Sweden, U.S. on fighter jets: minister Croatia is in talks with Sweden and the United States on buying fighter jets to modernize its air force, Defense Minister Damir Krsticevic said on Thursday....
2019-05-23 14:51

Sweden: Several injured after explosion at apartment buildings in Linkoping An explosion at two apartment buildings in the Swedish city of Linkoping has left several injured. The blast shattered windows and destroyed balconies....
2019-06-07 21:17

UPDATE 1-Sweden's Kinnevik to exit investment in Millicom Investment company Kinnevik AB plans to divest its shareholding in telecommunications and media company Millicom International Cellular SA through a public offering and a distribution to Kinnevik's shareholders....
2019-06-04 11:00

Women’s World Cup: Sweden win bronze after early onslaught Sweden scored two goals inside the first 22 minutes to settle their bronze-medal match against England. It’s the third time Sweden have ended a World Cup in third, ending a better-than-expected tournament for the Swedes....
2019-07-07 01:51

Nine Killed In Plane Crash During Skydiving Trip In Sweden Nine Swedes were killed when their plane crashed during a skydiving trip near Umea, a small university city in northern Sweden, authorities said on Sunday....
2019-07-15 07:51

Sweden beat England to Women’s World Cup bronze with help from VAR Rotherham in November does not have too much in common with Nice in the searing 30C heat of a July evening but there was a definite sense of deja vu on the Côte d’Azur on Saturday night.Phil Neville readily admits that one of his toughest moments as ...
2019-07-07 01:00

9 Killed In Plane Crash During Skydiving Trip In Sweden Nine people were killed when their plane crashed during a skydiving trip near Umea, a small university city in northern Sweden, authorities said on Sunday....
2019-07-14 18:17

Nine killed as plane crashes during skydiving trip in Sweden Nine Swedes were killed when their plane crashed during a skydiving trip near Umea, a small university city in northern Sweden, authorities said on Sunday....
2019-07-15 00:51

Sweden's Peterson overcomes Watson to win Tianjin Open Sweden's Rebecca Peterson won her second title of the 2019 Asian swing as she defeated Britain's Heather Watson 6-4 6-4 in the Tianjin Open final on Sunday....
2019-10-13 22:51

Chile v Sweden: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup team guides: Sweden and ChileEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet him @duresport 4.02pm BST Good day or evening to all. Let’s state the obvious here -- the main interest in this game from a U.S. point of view is that these teams a...
2019-06-11 17:17

‘Trump’ license plate rejected in Sweden for being offensive Talk about drunk texting. A Swedish man’s application for a vanity license plate reading “TRUMP” has been denied. Marcus Saaf told the Aftonbladet newspaper that he recently purchased a new American SUV (model unspecified) and “was drunk and thought ...
2019-09-10 20:34

Russia, Canada reach semis as Sweden crash out Ice hockey heavyweights Russia and Canada reached the world championship semi-finals after thrilling wins while holders Sweden crashed out after a 5-4 sudden-death overtime defeat by traditional rivals Finland on Thursday....
2019-05-24 05:00

Sweden detains rapper A$AP Rocky after street fight A Swedish court has jailed U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky over a fight in downtown Stockholm in pre-trial detention for two weeks to allow police to investigate the case...
2019-07-05 14:17

Sweden's highest peak loses its title due to melting ice Sweden's tallest mountain has lost its title, and climate change is to blame, as the glacier covering its summit continues to shrink due to rising temperatures, scientists have confirmed....
2019-09-10 20:34

Non-nuclear states discuss weapons proliferation in Sweden Diplomats from 16 countries have convened in Stockholm to focus on the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). Their aim is to prevent the spread of atomic weapons, calling it "a danger to world peace."...
2019-06-11 19:17

US Says Had "Good Discussions" With North Korea At Sweden Talks The State Department said Saturday that the US had "good discussions" with North Korea at talks in Sweden, disputing the top Pyongyang envoy who said the meeting broke down....
2019-10-06 01:34

Sweden Won't Seek Warrant for Assange, Easing U.S. Extradition Bid A Swedish judge on Monday rejected a request to issue an arrest order for Julian Assange, a move that could ease efforts by the U.S. to extradite the WikiLeaks founder....
2019-06-04 10:17

Final Saab 9-3 to leave NEVS factory in Sweden The 3-mile 9-3 will be shown this weekend in Trollhattän An unused crash test model from 2013 is set to go up for auction later this year The last new Saab 9-3 ever to be made will be auctioned in Sweden this year.  The almost unused saloon was b...
2019-06-07 17:51

Sweden’s Queen wants a #MeToo movement for child abuse UNITED NATIONS — Queen Silvia of Sweden, an early campaigner against the exploitation and sexual abuse of children, said Tuesday she wishes there had been a #MeToo movement for children 25 years ago because in the 1990s nobody wanted to hear about vi...
2019-10-03 03:34

Tianqi Lithium in supply deal with Sweden's Northvolt China's Tianqi Lithium Corp , one of the world's biggest lithium producers, said on Tuesday that its Australian unit had signed a long-term supply agreement with Swedish battery maker Northvolt....
2019-09-24 16:34

Sweden grapples with fatal police shooting of man with Down's syndrome Political pressure to tackle rising gang violence contributed to Eric Torell’s death, say criticsEarly one summer’s morning, Eric Torell, a 20-year-old man with Down’s syndrome, left his parents’ apartment in Stockholm, taking a plastic gun from a pi...
2019-10-02 16:34

Rapper A$AP Rocky charged with assault over fight in Sweden Rocky, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, has been in custody since July 3 as authorities investigate a fight he was allegedly involved in on June 30 before appearing at a music festival.        ...
2019-07-25 10:17

Sweden: Explosion tears through apartment buildings in Linkoping Swedish police said an explosion has ripped through two apartment buildings in the city of Linkoping. The blast shattered windows and destroyed balconies....
2019-06-07 11:17

Sweden wants to detain rapper A$AP Rocky after street fight Swedish prosecutors say U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky should be formally arrested over a fight in downtown Stockholm and should be held for two weeks while police investigate the case....
2019-07-04 19:17

Press isn't dwelling on past miss against Sweden A devastating missed penalty kick in a loss at the Olympics could have been the lowest point of Christen Press' career       ...
2019-06-19 22:51

Sweden rejects China's request to extradite former official Sweden has decided not to extradite a man wanted by Beijing on suspicion of having embezzled millions of dollars due to the risk that the former Chinese official would face persecution, a Swedish court said on Tuesday....
2019-07-09 11:17

North Korea breaks off nuclear talks with US in Sweden North Korea's top negotiator said late on Saturday that working-level nuclear talks in Sweden between officials from Pyongyang and Washington had broken off, dashing prospects for an end to months of stalemate....
2019-10-06 07:00

Russia, other key powers discuss Venezuelan crisis in Sweden Sweden is hosting talks between major powers with stakes in dealing with Venezuela’s political turmoil, the latest effort to jumpstart flagging attempts to find a peaceful solution to the country’s deepening crisis...
2019-06-14 01:17

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 24: Sweden Sweden won their qualifying group in style but have struggled in attack since and will need Kosovare Asllani to be at her bestThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media...
2019-06-07 14:00

Arctic wildfires emitted as much CO2 in June as Sweden does in a year Wildfires this year have been at an unusual intensity despite being common in the northern hemisphere between May and OctoberArctic wildfires, some the size of 100,000 football pitches, emitted as much carbon dioxide (CO2) last month as the country o...
2019-07-12 20:17

England v Sweden: Women's World Cup third-place play-off – live! Updates from the bronze-medal match in NiceLouise Taylor: Women’s football seeks legacy but frailties remainFeel free to email Scott with your thoughts 3.20pm BST It’s nice in Nice. The mercury is nudging 30 degrees centigrade. It’s partly cloudy, pe...
2019-07-06 16:34

Trump says he 'vouches' for detained U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky's release in Sweden U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he would vouch for the bail of detained American rapper A$AP Rocky, who was arrested in Sweden in connection with a street fight that occurred in June....
2019-07-20 23:34

Rapper ASAP Rocky charged with assault over fight in Sweden Artist remains in custody in Stockholm while awaiting trial, as President Trump’s diplomatic intervention holds no weightThe US rapper A$AP Rocky has been charged with assault over a fight in Stockholm last month.Prosecutor Daniel Suneson said in a s...
2019-07-25 11:01

North Korea and U.S. to Resume Nuclear Diplomacy Talks in Sweden (HELSINKI) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday teams from North Korea and the United States have arrived in the Swedish capital to resume discussions on Pyongyang’s nuclear program. Pompeo, who is in Greece for the last le...
2019-10-05 21:34

Germany 1-2 Sweden: Women's World Cup quarter-final – as it happened Sweden came from behind to beat Germany for the first time in 24 years and make the semi-finals. 7.52pm BST Congratulations to Sweden, whose dream of a maiden World Cup win survives. And commiserations to Germany, who will have to wait for World Cup ...
2019-06-30 01:34

A$AP Rocky found guilty of Sweden assault, won’t face prison A Swedish court on Wednesday found American rapper A$AP Rocky guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm that drew the close attention of U.S. President Donald Trump....
2019-08-14 17:17

Sweden marks 25th anniversary of Estonia ferry disaster Some survivors and relatives want an independent international inquiry into the 1994 accident. Of the 989 people aboard, 852 perished in the Baltic Sea....
2019-09-29 18:00

‘Unprecedented’ wildfires in the Arctic emitted as much CO2 in June as Sweden does in a year Wildfires in the Arctic last month emitted as much carbon dioxide (CO2) as all of Sweden does in a year, according to the World Meteorological Organization....
2019-07-21 02:51

Trump 'speaks to Kanye West' about custody A$AP Rocky in Sweden US rapper A$AP Rocky has received an unlikely boost in his bid to be freed from custody in Sweden over an alleged fight after Donald Trump said Kanye West had brought him up to speed on the situation....
2019-07-20 04:51

Sweden drops investigation into alleged victim in A$AP Rocky brawl An investigation into the Swedish man allegedly involved in a brawl with US rapper A$AP Rocky has been dropped, the man's lawyer, Magnus Stromberg, told CNN on Monday....
2019-07-22 19:51

Sweden pounce on sloppy England to clinch third place at World Cup Sweden benefited from poor defending and the video assistant referee to beat England 2-1 in the women's World Cup third place playoff match on Saturday....
2019-07-06 22:00

UPDATE 1-Sweden's Kinnevik to hand out Millicom stake to shareholders Investment company Kinnevik will hand out its 37.2% stake in telecoms operator Millicom to shareholders as it presses on with its strategy to increase its exposure to private Nordic companies....
2019-09-17 15:00

What ASAP Rocky’s Guilty Verdict in Sweden Means for the Rapper Rapper ASAP Rocky was found guilty of assault in Sweden on Wednesday, but received a suspended sentence that makes him unlikely to serve additional time....
2019-08-15 05:51

Sweden Snaps 24-Year Losing Streak Against Germany With 2-1 Victory Sweden entered their quarterfinal match up with Germany sick and tired of hearing about this damn losing streak that has plagued their national team for nearly two-and-a-half decades, but it’s hard to ignore something like that given the history betw...
2019-06-30 02:51

UPDATE 1-Britain and Sweden agree to co-operate on fighter plans Britain and Sweden agreed on Friday to study air combat co-operation over the next decade and opened the door to other potential partners in a move that could see the Scandinavian country join a planned next-generation UK fighter project....
2019-07-19 17:00

A$AP Rocky Lands Back in U.S. After Sweden Assault Trial Ends Rapper A$AP Rocky was spotted landing at Los Angeles International Airport late Friday local time, the Associated Press reports, after more than a month in a Swedish jail following the end of his assault trial. The New York-born rapper was allowed to...
2019-08-04 02:51

The Guardian view on Julian Assange: send him to Sweden | Editorial The founder of WikiLeaks faces charges of espionage in the US and rape in Sweden. He should stand trial for rapeThe US government has brought further charges against Julian Assange now that he is prison in London. These charges, under the Espionage A...
2019-05-24 20:51

Facial recognition in schools leads to Sweden’s first GDPR fine The Swedish Data Protection Authority (DPA) has served a municipality in northern Sweden the country’s first GDPR fine — amounting to almost €19,000 (200,000 SEK) — for using facial recognition technology to monitor the attendance of students in scho...
2019-08-27 15:00

U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky's Europe tour in jeopardy after Sweden arrest U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky should be detained in Sweden for at least two more weeks to be investigated over serious assault charges, the national prosecutor said on Thursday, throwing into jeopardy the artist's European tour....
2019-07-04 22:34

A$AP Rocky testifies in second day of Sweden assault trial, says he tried to avoid fight American rapper A$AP Rocky testifies on the second day of a trial in Sweden, where he is accused of assault in an alleged street fight.        ...
2019-08-01 21:34

Opinion: Nothing against Sweden, but World Cup final deserves a fresher matchup Sweden and the Netherlands play Wednesday to determine the USWNT's opponent in Sunday’s World Cup final. Who to root for should be obvious.       ...
2019-07-03 06:01

Opinion: Three years later, Sweden still talking trash about Rio Olympic win over U.S. women Their loss to Sweden in the quarterfinals of the 2016 Rio Olympics was the U.S. women's earliest exit at a major international tournament.       ...
2019-06-19 22:51

Rapper A$AP Rocky to face trial in Sweden, Trump outraged U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky will go on trial for assault in Sweden on July 30 over his alleged involvement in a street brawl in Stockholm, the Swedish public prosecutor announced on Thursday, prompting an angry response from President Donald Trump....
2019-08-01 01:34

WWC roundup: U.S. beats Chile; Sweden thumps Thailand to advance Carli Lloyd scored twice to help the United States defeat Chile 3-0 at Parc de Princes in Paris on Sunday to advance to the knockout round of the Women's World Cup....
2019-06-16 22:51

Arctic wildfires in June equivalent to Sweden's annual emissions - U.N. Arctic wildfires, some the size of 100,000 soccer pitches, emitted as much carbon dioxide (CO2) last month as the country of Sweden does in a whole year, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Friday....
2019-07-12 15:17

Exclusive: Sweden's EQT targets Asia Pacific as IPO decision looms High above Stockholm's skyline, Sweden's EQT Partners is plotting the next chapter in its rapid rise from a Nordic-focused investor to the world's seventh-biggest buyout firm, with a focus on growth in the Asia Pacific region....
2019-07-03 20:17

Sweden's Saab backs out of Swiss fighter jet test flights Saab will not test its Gripen fighter jet this month in Switzerland, the Swedish company said on Thursday, after the Swiss defense procurement agency recommended against it on grounds the plane would not be operationally ready in 2019....
2019-06-13 10:17

UPDATE 1-Sweden to introduce bank tax to fund defence boost Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson said on Saturday the centre-left coalition government would introduce a bank tax to help fund greater defence spending from 2022....
2019-08-31 19:34

Stina Blackstenius: the Sweden striker who came in from the cold | Marcus Christenson After more than a year without a Sweden goal Blackstenius has got two to earn a World Cup semi-final against the NetherlandsAt the start of the year, Stina Blackstenius had had enough. She had been with Montpellier since the summer of 2017 but after ...
2019-07-03 02:51

Sweden's SKF to shift automation into higher gear as markets flag Swedish engineering company SKF aims to use a demand slowdown to its advantage, its chief executive said, stepping up an automation program that has already sent capital expenditure soaring....
2019-09-19 17:00

Sweden to boost Gotland air defense amid Russia tensions Sweden's military said on Monday it would deploy an updated ground-to-air missile defense system on the Baltic Sea island of Gotland in another sign of tension in the region with Russia....
2019-07-01 15:51

Sweden's Tallest Peak Has Lost Its Title, Thanks to Climate Change Sweden may have to follow Iceland’s lead in holding a funeral for the dying ice atop Kebnekaise, the nation’s former tallest peak. Scientists have confirmed that the title of Sweden’s highest point has changed hands, after two blistering summers erod...
2019-09-10 16:34

U.S.-North Korea nuclear talks resume in Sweden: Pompeo U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who was in Greece for the last leg of a European tour, said it's too early to know if talks in Stockholm on Saturday will yield progress but he was hopeful they would....
2019-10-05 15:34

Soccer: Late strikes spare Sweden's blushes in 2-0 win over Chile Kosovare Asllani and Madelen Janogy scored late on as fancied Sweden labored to a 2-0 victory over women’s World Cup debutants Chile in their Group F encounter at Roazhon Park in Rennes on Tuesday....
2019-06-11 23:17

Netherlands tops Sweden, will play US in Women's World Cup final Two years after the Dutch won their first major trophy — the European Championship — the team will now play the U.S. in the final of the Women's World Cup....
2019-07-04 08:17

Sweden takes a step closer to being smoke-free by 2025 The Scandinavian nation has further limited public spaces where people can smoke. Smoking has already been banned in bars and restaurants since May 2005....
2019-07-02 03:34

Woman who told of Chinese internment camps headed to Sweden The lawyer for a Chinese woman who attracted international attention after fleeing to Kazakhstan and speaking about working in Chinese internment camps says she has left the country for Sweden, where she expects to get political asylum...
2019-06-03 21:34

Volvo Trucks’ autonomous vehicle is hauling goods in Sweden Volvo Trucks' autonomous vehicle Vera is ready to hit the road. In collaboration with ferry and logistics company DFDS, Vera will begin transporting goods between a logistics center and a port terminal in Gothenburg, Sweden. The vehicle will hau...
2019-06-14 23:34

Sweden rebuffs Trump over U.S. rapper charges, saying courts independent Sweden on Friday dismissed an angry outburst from U.S. President Donald Trump after prosecutors charged U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky with assault, saying the country's judicial system was independent of political interference....
2019-08-01 01:00

Julian Assange won't be extradited to Sweden for rape probe, court rules WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should not be extradited to Sweden for a revived rape investigation, but should still be questioned in the case while he is imprisoned in Britain, a Swedish court ruled Monday,...
2019-06-03 21:00

Denmark mulls tighter border checks with Sweden after Copenhagen bombing A Swedish man has been arrested and an arrest warrant issued for another over the bombing of a government agency in Copenhagen. Denmark said it was considering strengthening border controls with Sweden in response....
2019-08-14 20:51

9 dead in Sweden after small plane carrying parachutists crashes after takeoff YSSYguy/Wikimedia Commons A small plane carrying parachutists crashed in northern Sweden soon after takeoff on Sunday, killing all nine people on board. Swedish airport authority Swedavia said the crashed aircraft was a GippsAero GA8 Airvan, an Aus...
2019-07-15 10:51

Massive Arctic wildfires emitted more CO2 in June than Sweden does in an entire year Scientists say the smoke plumes, filled with megatons of tiny, harmful particles, could travel to other areas of the world and cause serious respiratory problems for people....
2019-08-17 16:34

ZF eyes sale of stake in Sweden's Haldex, ending ownership stalemate Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen said on Thursday it would look to sell its 20% stake in brake systems maker Haldex in a move which could break the ownership deadlock in the Swedish firm dating back to a bidding war in 2017....
2019-09-12 12:34

Women's World Cup Live: Follow the action from USWNT vs. Sweden The U.S. women play Sweden in the final Group F game of the Women's World Cup in what will be the first accurate read on the Americans’ title chances.       ...
2019-06-20 20:00

Soccer: Rain in Rennes interrupts Sweden-Chile World Cup clash Torrential rain and lightning forced Sweden and Chile from the field with the score 0-0 in the 72nd minute of their women’s World Cup Group F encounter at Roazhon Park in Rennes on Tuesday....
2019-06-11 20:34

USA women face Sweden in first true test with chance to exorcise Rio ghosts Three years after Sweden handed the US women their earliest ever exit from a major tournament, the Americans can score revenge while making a statement in their first true World Cup testMegan Rapinoe insists that she has moved on from the 2016 Olympi...
2019-06-20 11:51

| Sweden strike late to beat Chile after World Cup rain delay Sweden scored two late goals to beat Chile 2-0 on Tuesday after a long hold-up in their women's World Cup match in Rennes because of a violent storm....
2019-06-12 01:00

U.S. vs Sweden: A guide to Video Assistant Referee review technology during the World Cup The 2019 Women's World Cup is underway, and the referees are getting help from video assistant referee technology to make game-changing decisions.       ...
2019-06-20 21:34

Sweden strike late against Chile after torrential rain stops play Kosovare Asllani and Madelen Janogy scored late goals as fancied Sweden laboured to a 2-0 victory over World Cup debutants Chile in their Group F encounter in Rennes.The match was interrupted for 45 minutes by lightning and torrential rain in the sec...
2019-06-12 04:17

Melting ice sees Sweden's highest peak lose crown after 139 years The south peak of Kebnekaise, Sweden's highest peak for well over a century, has been demoted to second place after decades of rising temperatures melted more then a third of the mountain's glacier....
2019-09-10 08:34

I was punished for calling Sweden cowards, but now rawness is accepted | Hope Solo I did not express myself well after USA’s loss to Sweden at the Rio 2016. But US Soccer made sure it exploited my comments for its own endsThis World Cup is about championing emotion – especially in a lot of the marketing and ads surrounding the tour...
2019-06-19 20:17

USA pass Sweden test to seal top spot in group as Spain await in last 16 If the group-deciding match against Sweden was supposed to be the USA’s first test in this Women’s World Cup, then the Americans passed with flying red, white and blue.A goal from midfielder Lindsey Horan put the Americans on the front foot in just t...
2019-06-21 02:34

A$AP Rocky’s Guilty Verdict Doesn’t Bar Him From Returning to Sweden, Says Judge Who Convicted Him A Swedish court convicted A$AP Rocky of assault on Wednesday and the judge who convicted him says the guilty verdict does not bar the New York-born rapper from returning to Sweden. “The court has not decided on any repercussions of that nature,...
2019-08-15 06:51

A$AP Rocky Being Detained In Sweden as Police Investigate Fight Caught on Video (COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky was ordered held by a Swedish court Friday for two weeks in pre-trial detention while police investigate a fight in downtown Stockholm. Prosecutor Fredrik Karlsson said Friday after the hearing at ...
2019-07-06 00:34

Dutch feel freedom ahead of World Cup semi-final with Sweden The Netherlands face their first women's World Cup semi-final when they play Sweden on Wednesday and striker Vivianne Miedema believes the pressure is finally off her team....
2019-07-02 23:51

Sweden Detains US Rapper ASAP Rocky After Street Brawl In Stockholm A Swedish court on Friday decided to keep US rapper ASAP Rocky in custody on suspicion of assault after he was arrested in connection with a street brawl in Stockholm....
2019-07-05 16:51

Sweden is keeping rapper A$AP Rocky in custody for 6 more days, but Trump says he's going to intervene Reuters Sweden has extended the detention of American rapper A$AP Rocky in order to investigate a street fight in Stockholm. President Donald Trump has already said he would get involved in the case, after "many members of the African-American commu...
2019-07-20 01:17

Sweden installs automatic 'alco-barriers' for drivers at ferry port Selected drivers arriving from Denmark and Germany will be required to undergo breathalyser tests Gothenburg port in Sweden has installed the country’s first automated sobriety check to prevent drivers over the alcohol limit from venturing on to its ...
2019-08-13 23:51

A$AP Rocky’s Trial Has Started in Sweden. And He Could Face Up To 2 Years in Prison if He’s Convicted The trial of rapper A$AP Rocky has begun in Sweden as he pleaded not guilty to assault charges. The New York-born musician has been in custody since July 3 after a fight broke out in Stockholm. He could face up to two years in a Swedish prison if con...
2019-08-01 02:00

A$AP Rocky free to leave Sweden ahead of assault trial ruling A court in Stockholm has allowed A$AP Rocky to await the outcome of his assault trial in the United States, releasing the American rapper who has spent the past month in Swedish jail....
2019-08-02 22:00

Sweden wants extension of A$AP Rocky's detention despite celebrity protests for his release Prosecutors want U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky to be held for another week in pre-trial detention to allow police to finish investigating.        ...
2019-07-19 16:34

A Nobel for Sweden's Greta Thunberg? A tough decision for prize committee Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg's shaming of world leaders and air travelers over climate change has won her millions of admirers and attracted many new followers to her cause....
2019-09-25 14:34

Sweden's Thunberg demands climate action on day of global school strikes Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg urged European politicians on Friday to focus on a climate crisis instead of "bickering", as children walked out of classes around the world to back her demands for urgent action to curb carbon emissions....
2019-05-24 23:17

The Netherlands Beat Sweden, Will Meet USWNT In Women's World Cup Final The Netherlands haven’t exactly been the free-flowing, highlight-making, net-assaulting bunch at this World Cup that their talent and our expectations would’ve predicted, though I’m sure the Dutch and their endearingly rabid fans aren’t too bothered ...
2019-07-04 02:00

Millions of young people, led by Sweden's Thunberg, to strike for climate action With world leaders about to gather in New York for a UN Climate Action Summit next week, millions of young people from Australia to Iceland will take off from school or work on Friday to demand urgent measures to stop environmental catastrophe....
2019-09-20 07:34

King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden came to the United States for a 20-day tour in 1976. King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden came to the United States for a 20-day tour in 1976. But the king wouldn’t settle for an armored Lincoln Continental like his host, President Ford. He needed something from home. Something more... front wheel drive....
2019-09-29 03:34

Sweden to investigate telecom operator Tele2's June network outage Sweden launched an inquiry on Friday into a national network outage at telecoms company Tele2 in June that knocked out voice calls for a many private customers and companies for several hours....
2019-07-06 03:51

ASAP Rocky to Remain in Jail in Sweden, as Protest Clamor Grows After a court said the rapper could be held at least six more days pending an assault investigation, President Trump said “we hope to get him home soon.”...
2019-07-19 21:34

Trump's bail offer for jailed rapper A$AP Rocky rings hollow in Sweden President Donald Trump said he spoke with Sweden’s prime minister Saturday about jailed rapper A$AP Rocky and “offered to personally vouch for his bail,” a hollow offer in a criminal justice system that doesn’t include bail....
2019-07-21 20:51

Netherlands v Sweden: extra time in Women's World Cup semi-final – as it happened Groenen’s extra-time strike set ups final against the USA 10.45pm BST Persistence paid off in the end for the Dutch. Their methodical passing was sloppy through the 90 minutes but they eventually found accuracy, possibly helped by Sweden tiring, and ...
2019-07-04 01:34

Pre-School Student Takes Grenade To Class Found On Firing Range In Sweden A young child sparked panic at his Swedish pre-school when he brought in a grenade he found on a military firing range to show his friends, local officials said Wednesday....
2019-09-11 15:34

Sweden vs USA live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Having not been tested so far at the 2019 Women's World Cup 2019, today's match against the Swedes looks set to be a much more demanding examination of the USA's credentials as tournament favourites. Read on to find out how you can cat...
2019-06-21 00:51

In Hammarskjold’s Native Sweden, Hint of State Secrets Linked to His 1961 Death A prominent Swedish researcher examining the mystery of the United Nations Secretary General’s 1961 plane crash has been denied access to some government archives....
2019-08-05 02:17

Sweden seeks lithium tie-ups in South America amid 'white gold' rush Sweden is turning its gaze towards Peru and other South American countries for lithium tie-ups amid a global race to lock in supply of the "white gold" metal that is key for the batteries that power electric vehicles....
2019-07-17 20:51

Netherlands beats Sweden to set up Women’s World Cup final with United States Jackie Groenen uncorked a long-range goal in extra time to advance the European champion Dutch to their first World Cup final.       ...
2019-07-04 03:51

Euro 2020 roundup: Italy beat Finland while Norway draw in Sweden • Chelsea’s Jorginho scores winner for Italy• Henrikh Mkhitaryan gets two as Armenia winItaly required a late penalty to extend their 100% record in Euro 2020 qualifying with a 2-1 win over Finland in Tampere.Finland looked to be heading for a shock ...
2019-09-09 04:34

Netherlands and Sweden head to extra time after semi-final ends goalless The Netherlands and Sweden were playing extra time in their women’s World Cup semi-final after they finished 0-0 at the end of the regulation 90 minutes on Wednesday....
2019-07-03 23:17

Iranian journalist claims asylum in Sweden after accompanying Zarif on diplomatic mission Amir Tohid Fazel, an editor at a conservative news agency, fled his hotel in Stockholm on Aug. 21, when he slipped out for a cigarette break and dashed away on foot. ...
2019-08-28 04:34

Jackie Groenen strike sinks Sweden and puts Netherlands into World Cup final New Manchester United signing Jackie Groenen ensured the Netherlands finally got the better of an excellent Hedvig Lindahl in the Swedish goal, in extra time, to set up a final between the reigning world champions, the USA, and the European champions...
2019-07-04 00:51

North Korea says nuclear talks in Sweden 'broke down' while US touts 'good discussions' North Korean negotiator Kim Miyong Gil said the talks with U.S. officials had "not fulfilled our expectations and broke down."        ...
2019-10-06 02:34

Opinion: With dominant World Cup win over Sweden, USWNT puts the rest of the field on notice With 2-0 World Cup victory over Sweden that clinched top of Group F and avenged most embarrassing loss in team history, USWNT put everyone on notice.       ...
2019-06-21 05:34

Stina Blackstenius sends Sweden past Germany and into World Cup semi-final Sweden will face Netherlands for a place in the World Cup final after a stunning victory over Germany in the blistering heat of Roazhon Park.Germany went in to the quarter-final as favourites, having not lost to Sweden in a major tournament since 199...
2019-06-29 21:34

Women's World Cup: Groenen the heroine as Netherlands outlast Sweden to reach final A solitary strike by Jackie Groenen sent the Netherlands into the World Cup final at the expense of Sweden after an attritional affair in Lyon. Holders and tournament favorites United States await in Sunday's final....
2019-07-04 05:34

Kim Kardashian thanks Trump, Pompeo and Kushner for efforts to get A$AP Rocky released from Sweden jail Kim Kardashian West thanked President Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and senior Trump adviser Jared Kushner Thursday for their apparent efforts to get rapper A$AP Rocky released from prison in Sweden....
2019-07-19 05:51

Sweden's First GDPR Fine Goes to a High School Piloting Facial Recognition Attendance A school in northern Sweden experimented with facial recognition as a system to document student attendance, and the Swedish Data Protection Authority (DPA) fined the municipality 200,000 SEK (about $20,699) for violating the General Data Protection ...
2019-08-27 22:34

Iranian journalist flees foreign minister's press pool 'to claim asylum' in Sweden An Iranian state news journalist fled from Foreign Minister Javad Zarif's press pool and applied for residency in Sweden last week, according to authorities....
2019-08-27 23:00

A$AP Rocky prison latest: Rapper detained in Sweden for six more days over aggravated assault probe US rapper A$AP Rocky has been remanded in custody in Sweden for another six days while prosecutors investigate a fight which took place in Stockholm....
2019-07-19 17:17

Sweden's highest peak shrinks, loses tallest status, thanks to a warmer climate The southern peak of Sweden's Kebnekaise mountain's, which used to be the highest in the country, is currently the shortest in recorded history.       ...
2019-09-11 21:00

Reports: A$AP Rocky's lawyer Henrik Olssen Lilja shot, wounded in Sweden Henrik Olssen Lilja, the lawyer who represented A$AP Rocky in the rapper's recent trial in Sweden, was wounded in a shooting in Stockholm Friday.        ...
2019-09-07 03:34

Netherlands vs Sweden live stream: how to watch Women's World Cup 2019 semi-final from anywhere Netherlands and Sweden. The 2019 Women's World Cup semi-final. Lyon. It's very straightforward...win today and play in the World Cup Final on Sunday. And to make sure that you don't miss a minute, we've created this guide to getti...
2019-07-04 01:34

England vs Sweden live stream: how to watch Women's World Cup 2019 match for 3rd place from anywhere It's usually the game nobody wants to play in, but the build-up to today's third-place playoff between Sweden and England suggests both sides are looking to end their campaigns on a high. To see who takes the bronze medal at the 2019 Women&...
2019-07-06 17:34

A$AP Rocky enters not guilty plea as high-profile assault trial begins in Sweden Rapper A$AP Rocky and two other men believed to be members of his entourage went on trial Tuesday in Sweden in a high-profile legal case.        ...
2019-08-01 00:34

Germany vs Sweden live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Of all the 2019 Women's World Cup quarter-finals, Geremany vs Sweden might be the hardest to call. With a heatwave taking hold across France, two of the World Cup's coolest customers will be looking to keep their heads in what looks likely ...
2019-06-29 19:00

Watch: Netherlands' Jackie Groenen beats Sweden in extra time at Women's World Cup Netherlands midfielder Jackie Groenen scored from 18 yards out in extra time to help her squad beat Sweden in the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup semifinals, clinching a spot in the final against the USA....
2019-07-04 14:51

A$AP Rocky found guilty in Sweden assault case, fined $1,300 but will not serve jail time A Swedish court ruled Wednesday that American rapper A$AP Rocky is guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm.        ...
2019-08-14 17:17

Sweden secures Women's World Cup bronze medal after topping England in third-place game Sweden won its third Women's World Cup bronze medal after topping England 2-1. The Swedes have medaled in four of eight contests since 1991.       ...
2019-07-07 03:34

Netherlands blank Italy, Sweden upsets Germany to reach Women's World Cup semifinals Sweden stunned two-time Women's World Cup champion Germany and will take on the Netherlands, who reached their first semifinal, on Wednesday.       ...
2019-06-30 02:00

With rapper A$AP Rocky still detained, manager John Ehmann’s hotel room in Sweden is raided: source Rapper A$AP Rocky’s longtime manager, John Ehmann, had his hotel room raided Friday morning after he was served a search warrant in Stockholm while his client Rocky sat in a Swedish jail, Fox News has learned....
2019-07-13 02:34

Sweden Defeat England For Women's World Cup Bronze As VAR Disallows Ellen White Goal For Second Straight Game Two early goals were enough for Sweden to defeat England for third place at the Women’s World Cup on Saturday. Both teams began applying immediate pressure early and often, but it was ultimately Kosovare Asllani who broke through for the Swedes in th...
2019-07-06 23:51

Netherlands vs Sweden: Arsenal star Vivianne Miedema backed to shine in World Cup semi-final by Faye White Arsenal and England legend Faye White has backed Gunners superstar Vivianne Miedema to fire the Netherlands into their first World Cup Final tonight....
2019-07-03 13:51

Netherlands reach Women's World Cup final as Jackie Groenen extra-time strike sees off Sweden The European champions will meet the reigning champions in Sunday's World Cup Final after the Netherlands beat Sweden 1-0 to set-up a clash with the USA....
2019-07-04 03:17

Eff That Little Album You’re Asking For, Rihanna Is on a Boat With Her Boo and His Fam Rihanna and her billionaire boo Hassan Jameel have gotten an early start on their summer of love, it seems! The pair were recently spotted by photographers off the Amalfi Coast¸—a luxe Italian destination I was first introduced to by another billiona...
2019-06-08 01:17

England vs Sweden, Fifa Women's World Cup 2019 third-place play-off prediction: LIVE stream, TV, lineups, tickets, odds England will look to shake off the disappointment of another World Cup semi-final exit when they face Sweden in the third-place play-off on Saturday....
2019-07-05 20:17

Canal boat painting – in pictures Phil Speight is one of the most experienced and influential canal boat painters in the country. He has earned an enviable reputation not only as a painter but as a teacher of the traditional skills he cares about so passionately Continue reading......
2019-08-12 11:51

Several killed as boat capsizes in India Dozens more are still missing as rescue teams frantically search for survivors in the Godavari river in eastern India. The boat was carrying more than 60 passengers when tragedy struck....
2019-09-15 21:34

Sweden rejects Trump's demand to intervene in A$AP Rocky's assault case The Swedish government on Friday rebuffed Trump's pointed attempt to get Prime Minister Stefan Lofven to intervene in the case of A$AP Rocky.        ...
2019-08-01 00:34

US warned Sweden of 'negative consequences' if A$AP Rocky were not released from jail for trial A U.S. presidential envoy warned of "potentially negative consequences" to U.S.-Swedish relations if rapper A$AP Rocky were not released from prison, according to reports.        ...
2019-08-04 04:17

Here's A Rare Chance to Save $50 On the PS4 Pro Unlike the (more powerful) Xbox One X, the PS4 Pro has been remarkably resistant to discounts since its release. Today though in celebration of E3, you can get it for $350, down from the usual $400. Just note that it doesn’t come with any bundled gam...
2019-06-07 18:34

Statement for Rare Disease Day The vision of the Sustainable Development Goals is a world in which no one is left behind, including people who suffer from rare diseases. Just because a disease affects a small number of people does not make it irrelevant or less important than dise...
2019-05-21 21:17

Venezuela gives a rare look at its economy Venezuela's economy is in shambles and the country has plunged into political chaos. The dysfunction is so great that basic economic data has been hard to come by....
2019-05-30 06:17

Man requests TRUMP vanity license plate, Sweden rejects it, calls it 'offensive' The man "was drunk and thought it was fun to apply," because the car is American, according to Swedish news outlet Aftonbladet.        ...
2019-09-09 20:00

She Was Duped and Shipped to a Brothel at 16. Then the Boat Sank. In April, a boat smuggling dozens of people out of Venezuela, some entrapped by a human trafficking ring, capsized in the sea on the way to Trinidad. Only nine people survived....
2019-07-10 11:51

Sheriff: 4 more bodies found near boat fire Authorities say four more victims of a catastrophic dive boat fire have been found on the ocean floor off Southern California. At least eight are known dead. The Coast Guard says crews are searching for more than two dozen other missing persons. (Sep...
2019-09-03 06:34

Boat or plane? Legacy of the Caspian Sea Monster In the late 1960s, decades deep into the Cold War, US intelligence analysts monitoring the Caspian Sea came across satellite images of an oddly shaped, winged machine of huge proportions....
2019-06-21 13:34

| Over 30 trapped as boat catches fire off California Rescuers were scrambling Monday to reach more than 30 people who were sleeping below deck when their scuba-diving boat caught fire off the California coast, with reports of "numerous fatalities."...
2019-09-03 06:00

At least eight dead from California boat fire, 26 missing Eight people were confirmed dead from a predawn fire that sank a boat off a Southern California island and 26 others who were on the scuba diving vessel were missing, a local sheriff said....
2019-09-03 04:00

Several dead after river boat capsizes in Budapest Sightseeing boat was by the Hungarian parliament building when it was struck by another vesselSeven people have died after a sightseeing boat sank in the Danube, close to the Hungarian parliament building in central Budapest, according to MTI, Hungar...
2019-05-30 02:17

12 dead, 26 rescued after boat capsizes in India Authorities continued to search the waters of India's Godavari River Monday for missing people after a tourist boat carrying at least 60 people capsized a day earlier, authorities said....
2019-09-16 12:00

The Latest: Sunken boat unlikely to be raised before Tuesday BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on the fatal Danube River boating accident in Hungary’s capital (all times local): 3 p.m. Hungarian rescue officials say attempts to raise a sunken tour boat from the Danube River floor following the accident...
2019-06-08 16:17

Details of California boat fire victims None of a dive boat's 34 passengers https://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire/no-passengers-survive-california-dive-boat-fire-victim-details-surface-idUSKCN1VO0ZT survived a fast-moving fire off the California coast....
2019-09-04 09:34

2 boaters rescued after clinging to boat for 3 hours ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A man and a woman are safe after they spent three hours clinging to their capsized sailboat in the Atlantic Ocean about 65 miles (105 kilometers) off Atlantic City. The Coast Guard received a satellite distress signal from ...
2019-05-30 16:01

Search suspended for man and 3 children whose boat capsized The US Coast Guard suspended a search Sunday for a man and three children who went missing after their 14-foot boat capsized off the coast of Kennebunkport, Maine....
2019-10-07 23:34

At least 70 migrants drown in Tunisia boat accident At least 70 migrants drowned and 16 were rescued after their boat capsized near the Kerkennah Islands off Tunisia's eastern coast on Friday, according to the country's state-run Tunis Afrique Presse agency (TAP)....
2019-05-21 15:34

Arizona man runs new boat aground in Montauk It’s a wheel of misfortune. A 21-year-old man behind the wheel of a sailboat named “Vanna White” ran the boat aground in Montauk on Thursday — just one day after he bought it on eBay for $700. Now the sailor, Matthew Hunt, who hails from land-locked ...
2019-09-27 05:00

Seven dead and at least 20 missing after river boat capsizes Seven people have died and at least 20 are missing after a river boat with South Korean tourists on board capsized in the Hungarian capital Budapest....
2019-05-30 03:17

At least 7 dead when tour boat capsizes on Danube At least seven people are dead and more than 20 people are missing after a sightseeing boat collided with a larger ship and sank in Budapest. (May 30)        ...
2019-05-30 22:17

Battered Bellamy soon back to the water but in a boat Endurance athlete Cameron Bellamy, still recovering from the exertions of the longest open ocean swim in history, is keen to get back in the water but will return to his rowing roots for his next adventure....
2019-09-25 22:34

Take a look inside the doomed California boat Conception Newly published video shows the layout of the tragic California dive boat Conception, including the lower decks where 34 people were trapped as the watercraft went up in flames. The below decks were packed floor-to-ceiling with bed bunks stacked thre...
2019-09-04 07:00

Heroic dog rescues puppy pal who’s stranded on boat This first responder is furrier than most. When one pooch began to drift from shore on a river in Qingyuan, China, Tuesday, an extremely good boy brought it back. A short video captures the moment a cute black-and-white pup begins yelping as it float...
2019-08-16 19:00

Get on board with boat shoes, would-be Tory leaders A nostalgic trend could be just the thing for wannabe captains of the Brexit shipLong associated with yachts and men in their 60s, boat shoes are enjoying a surge in popularity thanks to influential fashion designers putting them on the catwalk. Prad...
2019-06-15 01:00

3 French sea rescuers die trying to save fishing boat PARIS (AP) — A boat carrying maritime rescuers who set off to help a fishing boat in trouble in wind-whipped waters off the western coast of France has overturned, killing three people. The prefect of the Vendee region said that the four other people...
2019-06-07 17:17

Capsized tourist boat to be lifted from water As hopes fade of rescuing those still missing from Wednesday's deadly sightseeing boat collision in Budapest, Hungary's Foreign Minister told reporters Friday that officials were preparing to lift the wreck out of the water....
2019-05-31 17:34

Sea of Love: A Father, His Daughter and the Boat He Made for Her Part memoir, part history, part adventure tale, Jonathan Gornall’s “How to Build a Boat” is a lyrical ode to the pleasures of working with your hands....
2019-05-31 18:17

Boat with over 50 passengers capsizes off Libyan coast: U.N. A boat with more than 50 people on board has capsized off the Libyan coast, the United Nations said on Saturday, the latest accident involving migrants trying to reach Europe....
2019-09-29 04:34

Fishing boat sinks near Honduras, at least 27 killed A boat used for catching lobsters has sunk off the Honduran Caribbean coast, resulting in at least 27 fatalities. So far 47 people have been rescued, the country's armed forces said....
2019-07-04 05:34

‘Sensational’ Viking boat graves discovered Two Viking boat graves have been uncovered in Sweden in what archaeologists are describing as a “sensational” discovery. One grave, which was intact, contained the remains of a man, a horse and a dog, according to archaeological service Arkeologerna ...
2019-07-08 23:17

34 people unaccounted for in California boat fire Thirty-four people remained unaccounted for as the Coast Guard and Ventura County Fire Department responded to a fire that started on a dive boat early Monday off Santa Cruz Island....
2019-09-02 20:00

Over 200 questioned over deadly Hungary boat collision Hungarian police say the captain of a cruise ship involved in a deadly Danube River collision with a tour boat has not revealed details of the incident during questioning...
2019-06-08 12:51

Trump Brain Status: Mad at Dead Guy's Boat Our president absolutely COULD NOT stand the sight of a giant boat named after a dead guy he hated, a report from the Wall Street Journal reveals....
2019-05-30 07:17

Honduras: 27 die after lobster-fishing boat capsizes More than 50 rescued in poor weather near Cayo Gorda in one of the country’s worst maritime disastersAt least 27 people have died after a lobster-fishing boat capsized off the Atlantic coast of Honduras in poor weather, an armed forces spokesman said...
2019-07-04 06:34

Ash from Italy volcano appears to chase boat A volcano in Italy erupted in a massive explosion for the second time in two months spewing ash into the atmosphere.        ...
2019-08-30 14:00

Overloaded boat capsizes in Indonesia, at least 17 dead Indonesian police say an overloaded passenger boat has capsized off the main island of Java, killing at least 17 people and leaving four others missing....
2019-06-18 16:17

Dive boat where 34 died raised from sea off Calif. A salvage crew has raised the scuba diving boat that sank after a fire that killed 34 people off Southern California last week. (Sept. 12)        ...
2019-09-13 11:34

Boat Airdopes 411 Truly Wireless Earphones Review The Boat Airdopes 411 offers a healthy mix of features such as Bluetooth 5, IPX4 sweatproofing, and a compact charging case - all at just Rs. 2,999. Does it sound good enough to make it worth......
2019-08-28 15:00

Secret Service gives rare look inside its ink lab The U.S. Secret Service’s International Ink library contains more than 15,000 samples dating back to the 1930s. (July 8)        ...
2019-07-08 18:51

Mom seeks help for son with cancer so rare it has no name or cure A British woman says her young son is battling an aggressive cancer so rare even doctors have never seen it before — and she’s asking for help finding a cure. Helen Wright, 47, told The Mirror UK that experts at the Great Ormond Street Ho...
2019-06-18 04:00

Rare Madagascar dugong is In big trouble Madagascar’s rare dugong is facing extinction. A study found some of the dugongs are so genetically unique that losing them would be like losing a species of elephant.        ...
2019-09-16 18:34

Get a Rare Look at the Stranger Things Season 3 Set Hawkins, Indiana exists...in Atlanta, Georgia. Season three of Stranger Things is out, and the sprawling season has more sets than before, and they're all in Georgia. Noah Schnapp,......
2019-07-05 15:17

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese WTA final Misaki Doi upset second-seeded Veronika Kudermetova 6-4, 6-3 Saturday to set up a rare all-Japanese final at the Japan Women's Open        ...
2019-09-15 08:34

Rare photos reveal the chronology of D-Day Operation Overlord was launched 75 years ago on June 6, 1944. Commonly known as D-Day -- a military term for the first day of a combat operation -- it was the largest seaborne invasion in history and it kick-started the Battle of Normandy, which succ...
2019-06-06 20:34

1 Kg Of This Rare Assam Tea Was Sold For Rs 70,500 At Auction A rare variety of tea in Assam was auctioned for Rs 70, 501 a kg at the Guwahati Tea Auction Centre (GTAC) on Wednesday. Ortodox Golden Tips, from the Maijan tea estate, smashed the record set by......
2019-08-01 03:51

The rare dominance of Ukashir Farooq Ukashir Farooq destroys Duane Winters and lines up Lee McGregor next. Oliver Fennell reports from ringside The post The rare dominance of Ukashir Farooq appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-19 15:34

For Sweden's coach, it's all about taking the pressure off Sweden's coach has a simple message for his players ahead of their Women's World Cup semifinal against the Netherlands       ...
2019-07-01 18:34

Family remembers victim of scuba boat fire Allie Kurtz gave up a job in the movie industry to live her dream of working on the water, and when she landed a job as deckhand on a scuba diving boat, she was thrilled. 'She passed away doing what she loved,' said her father, Robert Kurtz...
2019-09-05 11:34

Officials: 34 presumed killed in Calif. boat fire Officials say there's no indication anyone who was below decks escaped when fire erupted on a dive boat off Santa Cruz Island in Southern California. Sheriff Bill Brown made the announcement as the search was suspended for additional survivors. ...
2019-09-04 03:00

Take a look inside the doomed Santa Cruz boat Conception Newly published video shows the layout of the tragic California dive boat Conception, including the lower decks where 34 people were trapped as the watercraft went up in flames. The below decks were packed floor-to-ceiling with bed bunks stacked thre...
2019-09-04 01:34

Chinese take to the seas in annual dragon boat races HONG KONG (AP) — People in China and several other parts of Asia are competing in annual dragon boat races, a tradition with roots dating back more than 2,000 years. The dragon boats are built in the shape of war canoes and ornately carved and painte...
2019-06-07 14:00

Turkey: 9 missing, 31 rescued after migrant boat sinks Turkey's coast guard says it has rescued 31 migrants after their boat sank off the Turkish coast and is searching for an estimated nine others who are unaccounted-for....
2019-06-17 11:34

Connecticut couple among victims of California boat fire Two victims in the California boat fire were a married couple from Connecticut, according to a new report. Kaustubh Nirmal and Sanjeeri Deopujari, of Stamford, were among the 34 people who died Monday aboard the 75-foot vessel, called Conception, tha...
2019-09-07 02:34

Boat bursts into flames after being struck by lightning in Boston Electrifying footage shows a small boat getting hit by a huge bolt of lightning in Massachusetts and immediately bursting into flames. “Holy s–t, that boat is on fire!” a woman says in South Boston after the direct hit in a severe s...
2019-07-08 16:34

Two Apple employees among 34 dead in California boat fire Two Apple employees, one of whom was celebrating his daughter's 17th birthday, were among the victims of this weekend's Southern California scuba diving boat fire which killed 34 people, the company announced....
2019-09-05 03:00

10-Year-Old Snatched From Boat, Eaten By Crocodile In Philippines A boy was killed after being snatched from a boat by a saltwater crocodile in the southern Philippines, as the reptiles' shrinking habitat leads to repeated attacks, authorities said Wednesday....
2019-08-14 16:17

Navy enhances small boat attack defenses Should swarms of armed small boats seek to surround, overwhelm and confuse large Navy ships in a coordinated barrage of attacks, surface ship radar could be jammed, long and medium-range ship defenses could be rendered ineffective and virtually all a...
2019-09-05 23:34

Three sisters celebrating dad’s birthday among those in California boat fire Three sisters — on a trip to celebrate their dad’s birthday — were on the doomed diving boat that caught fire and sunk off the coast of Southern California early Monday, their mother says. They are believed to be among the 34 people...
2019-09-04 07:00

Time to Pay Your Respects to the Plywood Boat that Helped Win WWII As you likely know, it’s the 75th anniversary of D-Day, when 160,000 Allied troops invaded the beaches of Normandy, undertaking the largest from-the-sea invasion in the history of human warfare and marking the beginning of the end for the Axis. The a...
2019-06-07 00:51

Hungarian rescuers ‘not far’ from lifting tour boat wreckage BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian rescuers say that preparations to raise a sunken tour boat out of the Danube River are mostly finished and the lifting of the wreckage is “not far” from happening. Rescue spokesman Nandor Jasenszky said ...
2019-06-10 18:17

Five family members among 34 killed in dive boat tragedy Five members of the same family are believed to be among the 34 passengers killed after a dive boat caught fire and sank off the coast of California....
2019-09-04 09:34

Migrant boat that defied order stopped off Italy The migrant rescue vessel Sea-Watch 3 was stopped outside the island of Lampedusa by Italian authorities on Wednesday after it defied an order from Rome blocking it from coming ashore....
2019-06-27 19:51

UN agencies urge Italy to let migrants get off rescue boat GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. migration and refugee agencies are urging Italy’s government to let 43 migrants from Libya disembark from a boat that had rescued them in the Mediterranean Sea. Rome hasn’t let the migrants off the Sea Watch 3 in th...
2019-06-21 13:00

2 more indicted in Missouri duck boat sinking that killed 17 KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A federal grand jury has indicted two more employees of a company that owns a duck boat that sank on a Missouri lake last summer, killing 17 people. The U.S. attorney’s office says the Branson operation’s general manager, 36-year-o...
2019-06-21 01:00

Washed-up boat on Jones Beach gets hauled away, demolished Plans to salvage a wooden fishing boat that washed ashore on Long Island’s Jones Beach two weeks ago have been sunk — with state officials choosing to scrap the vessel, instead. “It would have been economically more prudent to buy a...
2019-06-29 01:34

At least 26 dead after fishing boat capsizes off Honduran coast At least 26 people died after a lobster-fishing boat capsized off the Atlantic coast of Honduras during poor weather conditions, an armed forces spokesman said on Wednesday, in one of the country's worst-ever accidents at sea....
2019-07-04 08:00

China denies its vessel intentionally hit Filipino boat China has acknowledged its fishing vessel hit a Filipino boat in the disputed South China Sea in an incident that prompted an outcry in the Philippines but denies the collision was intentional....
2019-06-15 05:17

Multiple dead, 34 missing in California boat fire LOS ANGELES (AP) – Multiple people died after a fire broke out aboard a dive boat off the Southern California coast, Ventura County Sheriff’s officials confirmed. Six hours after the mayday call, rescuers continued the search and rescue operati...
2019-09-02 23:34

Santa Cruz Island boat was on 3-day diving excursion The boat that caught fire off California’s Santa Cruz island was on a three-day diving excursion that promised a stunning look at a rarely visited area. The 75-foot vessel, called Conception, left from Santa Barbara Harbor on Saturday morning f...
2019-09-02 22:00

Malta grants entry to German Sea-Eye boat with 40 migrants A German-flagged NGO rescue ship carrying 40 migrants has been given the all-clear to dock in Malta. The vessel Alan Kurdi set sail for the Mediterranean island group after being turned away by Italian authorities....
2019-08-04 05:17

Santa Cruz boat fire: 4 bodies have been recovered Four bodies have been recovered in Monday’s California boat horror, authorities said. The bodies, which were found near the fire-ravaged craft, had injuries consistent with drowning, a Coast Guard official said. Thirty more people — all p...
2019-09-02 22:00

Italy allows 10 migrants to leave German Sea-Watch boat Italy has allowed 10 rescued migrants on the Sea-Watch 3 ship to leave the vessel. Two pregnant women and two sick men are among those who have been given permission to leave the boat....
2019-06-16 08:34

The Machine and his boat oar: How DJ LeMahieu became a household (nick)name in the Bronx Despite some skepticism when he was signed, without All-Star DJ LeMahieu -- or whatever you want to call him -- the Yankees wouldn't be running away with the AL East....
2019-07-19 17:00

34 divers missing in southern California boat fire Thirty-four divers are feared dead after a boat caught on fire and sank off the coast of southern California with 39 people on board, officials have said....
2019-09-02 20:00

At least 8 migrants dead after boat flips off Turkish coast At least eight people died when a boat carrying migrants capsized off Turkey's southwestern Aegean coast Monday, authorities said, adding that nearly three dozen were rescued....
2019-06-17 14:34

Some Florida boat residents to ride out Dorian, hoping for the best Ned and Lisa Keahey were well aware that the second-most powerful Atlantic hurricane on record was heading for them, having watched the weather radar on Sunday at a Florida marina from the boat they have called home for the past 20 years....
2019-09-02 02:34

Eight dead and 25 missing in California dive boat fire The number of people confirmed dead after a dive boat caught fire and sank off the coast of southern California has risen to eight, officials have said....
2019-09-03 04:34

80 Migrants Missing After Boat Capsizes Off Tunisia, 4 Rescued More than 80 migrants have gone missing and only four were rescued after their boat capsized off Tunisia on its way from Libya to Italy, Tunisia's coast guard said Thursday....
2019-07-04 19:17

More than 80 feared dead as migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia Four men were pulled from sinking vessel with one later dying in hospital, says officialMore than 80 people trying to reach Europe from Libya are feared dead after their boat capsized off the coast of Tunisia, according to the UN migration agency.The...
2019-07-04 20:17

30 dead, 200 missing after boat sinking on Congo lake KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Authorities in western Congo say at least 30 people are dead and another 200 are missing after a boat sank on a lake. Simon Mboo Wemba, the mayor of Inongo, told The Associated Press on Sunday night that many of those aboard th...
2019-05-26 23:17

| 20 bodies recovered after California dive boat disaster Search operations for survivors of a scuba diving boat disaster off the California coast has been suspended after divers recovered 20 bodies and spotted another four to six trapped in underwater wreckage....
2019-09-03 22:34

Survivors from Honduras fishing boat sinking tell of fears Some of the 58 survivors of the sinking of a Honduran fishing boat that claimed at least 27 lives have returned to port, saying they had feared they also were going to perish when the vessel went down in the Caribbean before dawn...
2019-07-05 03:51

Philippines denounces Chinese fishing boat for collision The Philippines on Wednesday denounced the crew of a Chinese fishing boat that collided with a Philippine vessel and left 22 Filipino fishermen abandoned in the disputed South China Sea....
2019-06-12 15:51

US Border Patrol boat shot at from Mexican riverbank The U.S. Border Patrol agency confirmed to Fox News Friday that patrol boats stationed on the Rio Grande were shot at multiple times by gunfire coming from the Mexican riverbank....
2019-08-10 12:34

Bodies of Honduras boat victims arrive on land for ID The bodies of 27 people who died when a fishing boat sank off Honduras have returned to port a day after the 70-ton vessel went down in bad weather in the Caribbean...
2019-07-05 00:51

ABC developing Fresh Off The Boat spin-off about a completely new family According to The Hollywood Reporter, ABC is in “early development” on a spin-off of its hit sitcom Fresh Off The Boat, but there’s a weird wrinkle: Unlike with the two Black-ish spin-offs (Freeform’s Grown-ish and the upcoming Mixed-ish on ABC), this...
2019-08-07 00:34

2 more duck boat workers indicted in sinking that killed 17 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted two more employees of a company that owns a duck boat that sank on a Missouri lake last summer, killing 17 people. The U.S. attorney’s office says the Branson operation’s general m...
2019-06-21 01:17

Italy's Salvini threatens to use strict new law on German NGO boat Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini threatened on Wednesday to use tough, new measures for the first time on a German charity ship, Sea Watch, after it picked up migrants off the coast of Libya without authorization....
2019-06-12 23:17

Boat carrying more than 70 migrants capsizes off Tunisian coast A boat carrying more than 70 migrants capsized off the coast of Tunisia after setting off for Europe from Libya, a government source and the Tunisian Red Crescent said....
2019-07-04 21:17

Questions raised over how well-kept boat was engulfed in flames so quickly In the still darkness of the Ventura County harbour, there was nothing but the nightlights of the fishing boats and the groans of the sea lions to disturb the calm....
2019-09-03 14:34

Here’s Trump Screaming Racist Lies in Front of a Boat On Monday, Trump used a nautical backdrop to insist that his grotesquely racist comments about Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tliab, Ilhan Omar, and Ayanna Pressley were totally fine and good, actually....
2019-07-15 20:51

Philippines protests sinking of boat in disputed waters The Philippines' top diplomat said Thursday he has filed a diplomatic protest after an anchored fishing boat was hit by a suspected Chinese vessel which then abandoned the 22 Filipino fishermen as the boat sank in the disputed South China Sea....
2019-06-13 17:34

These enchanting, 6,000-year-old marble caves are only accessible by boat Patagonia’s Marble Caves are not easy to get to, but well worth the trek. Dubbed the ‘Marble Cathedral,’ some say it’s the most beautiful cave network in the world.        ...
2019-07-02 19:17

FBI seeks evidence in deadly California boat fire Federal and local investigators on Sunday carried out search warrants involving the owners of a diving boat that caught fire off the California coast in the middle of the night last week, killing 34 people....
2019-09-09 07:34

Boat in fatal fire back on land for investigation The burned-out wreckage of a boat where 34 people died in a fire has been transported to a naval base in Southern California for further investigation. (Sept. 13)        ...
2019-09-14 02:34

13 women drown after migrant boat capsizes in Mediterranean At least 13 women – some of them pregnant – drowned and at least a dozen other people were missing when an overloaded migrant boat capsized off the Sicilian island of Lampedusa, officials said Monday. The Italian coast guard said it had recovered the...
2019-10-08 00:34

30 dead, more than 150 missing after boat sinks on Congo lake Thirty people are dead, and dozens of passengers are missing after a boat carrying more than 350 passengers capsized on a lake in the Democratic Republic of Congo, local officials told CNN on Monday....
2019-05-28 10:17

Italy's new government says migrants can disembark from rescue boat Rome’s new left-leaning government breaks from era of hardline immigration measures pushed by Matteo SalviniItaly’s new left-leaning government has authorised an NGO rescue ship with 82 migrants to disembark, marking a break from the hardline immigra...
2019-09-14 15:34

Malta agrees to let last migrants stranded on NGO boat disembark Malta will let five Tunisian migrants stranded on the migrant rescue ship Alan Kurdi disembark after two European Union countries agreed to take them in, the Maltese government said on Tuesday....
2019-09-11 00:00

Calif. officials identify some boat fire victims Officials in Santa Barbara, California say they've identified the remains of 18 of the 34 victims from the deadly dive boat fire, as a multi-agency effort to investigate the cause of the fire continues. (Sept. 6)       ...
2019-09-07 12:00

Migrant Boat Capsizes Near Italy, Killing at Least 13 Women Rescue vessels picked up 22 survivors from the boat, which had set off from Tunisia, but the Italian Coast Guard said it feared that many others might have died....
2019-10-08 12:34

Four dead after tourist boat capsizes off Senegal’s capital Thirty-five people were rescued after the storm on Monday evening, including 24 Senegalese, six French, two Germans, two Swedes and one Guinea-Bissau national....
2019-09-17 20:34

Man who took a boat anchor to the head gets a clean bill of health (SNN) Earlier this year in March, Caleb Bennett went on a fishing trip with his brother and friends, and as he was fixing something in the boat, an anchor became logged in his head. Caleb calmly removed the anchor, his friend called 911 as his brothe...
2019-09-26 12:34

At Least 13 Women Are Killed as Migrant Boat Capsizes Near Italy Rescue vessels picked up 22 survivors from the boat, which had set off from Tunisia, but the Italian Coast Guard said it feared that many others might have died....
2019-10-07 20:00

7 Dead and 21 Missing After a Sightseeing Boat Capsizes in Hungary (BUDAPEST, Hungary) — Seven people were confirmed dead and 21 remained missing early Thursday after a sightseeing boat carrying 33 South Korean passengers and two crew members collided with another vessel and sank in the Danube River in downtow...
2019-05-30 03:34

Drunken boat driver crashes into bulkhead: cops A 28-year-old man drunkenly crashed his 21-foot boat into a bulkhead, launching the vessel onto the shore in Suffolk County, police said Sunday. Michael Camenzuli was thrown from the Sea Ray Express Cruiser while returning to the Bay Shore Marina in ...
2019-05-27 08:00

Boat sinking in Hungary leaves seven dead, at least 20 missing Seven passengers died — and at least 20 were missing — when a Hungarian sightseeing boat sank early Thursday on the Danube River in Budapest. The vessel was carrying 32 South Korean passengers and two crew members on a “routine city sight...
2019-05-30 04:17

Capsized Budapest tourist boat to be lifted from the water As hopes fade of rescuing those still missing from Wednesday's deadly sightseeing boat collision in Budapest, Hungary's Foreign Minister told reporters Friday that officials were preparing to lift the wreck out of the water....
2019-05-31 13:51

DR Congo: Dozens feared dead in boat accident A boat carrying passengers and cargo has capsized in the Congo River near Democratic Republic of Congo's capital, Kinshasa. The case is currently under investigation by national police....
2019-09-15 21:34

Last body found in fatal Calif. boat fire Authorities say divers off the Southern California coast have found the body of the last missing victim in a fatal boat fire that killed 34 people. An investigation continues into the cause of the deadly blaze. (Sept. 11)     ...
2019-09-12 13:34

The Latest: 20 N Korean crew thrown to sea in boat collision The Japanese Fisheries Agency says its patrol boat and a North Korean fishing boat collided in Japan’s northern waters where North Koreans have increased poaching...
2019-10-07 07:00

Japan searches for N. Korean fishermen after boat collision Japanese authorities say they are searching for several North Korean fishermen thrown to sea off Japan’s northern coast after their boat crowded with poachers collided with a Japanese Fisheries Agency patrol vessel...
2019-10-07 08:00

The Energy Observer is a boat that makes its fuel out of seawater Energy Observer is a vessel powered only by energy that it generates itself, be it the onboard solar panels, wind turbines or a hydrogen fuel cell. It's a floating laboratory, PR stunt and clean-energy evangelist all at once, showing how the fut...
2019-10-08 21:34

Hungary arrests boat captain after deadly accident The captain of a large cruise ship involved in the incident has been taken into custody after a collision with a sightseeing boat. Dozens are feared dead after one of Hungary's worst river accidents....
2019-05-31 05:17

The Latest: Hungary: Divers try to recover bodies from boat The Latest on salvage efforts at site of sunken tour boat in Hungary's capital (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Hungarian officials say exploratory dives have begun in the Danube River in attempts to recover any bodies still in the sightseeing boat that ...
2019-06-03 17:17

At Least 100 Bahamians Forced Off Boat Headed to U.S. Because They Didn’t Have Visas Adding to what is undoubtedly a deeply traumatic experience—losing one’s home and upending any sense of safety and normalcy—many evacuated Bahamians bound for Florida in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian were told they could not enter the United Stat...
2019-09-10 05:34

Twenty-one people still missing after boat capsized in Budapest South Korean authorities and families of passengers due to travel to HungaryRescue workers are searching for 21 people still missing after a boat carrying South Korean tourists capsized on the Danube in central Budapest.Seven people have been confirm...
2019-05-30 16:34

Migrant boat with more than 50 aboard capsizes off Libyan coast Libya is one of the main departure points for African migrants fleeing poverty and war to reach Italy by boat, but many are intercepted at sea and brought back by the Libyan coast guard, with the approval of the European Union....
2019-09-29 05:00

Marlin jumps into boat, seriously injuring two men off NSW north coast 100kg fish lands in brothers’ five-metre vessel north of Coffs Harbour, slicing man’s arm openA large marlin weighing up to 100kg jumped into a small boat off the New South Wales coast, seriously injuring two brothers, with one of them suffering a fr...
2019-05-23 14:17

After Budapest Boat Accident, Fading Hopes for Survivors At least seven people were dead and 21 remained missing after Hungary’s worst boating accident in decades. A criminal investigation is underway to determine the cause....
2019-05-30 15:34

Hungary needs extended search for 21 missing in boat sinking Hungarian authorities have predicted an extended search for the 21 people still missing after a boat with South Korean tourists was rammed by a cruise ship and sank into the Danube River in Budapest...
2019-05-31 23:51

Congo: At least 30 dead, dozens missing in boat accident At least 30 people have died and around 200 more are missing after a boat sank on a lake in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Ferry accidents are common in Congo, with boats frequently overloaded and lacking life vests....
2019-05-27 03:34

Boat sinks in Danube in Hungary with 34 people on board BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — A boat capsized and sunk in the Danube River Wednesday evening in Budapest, with 34 people on board, including passengers and crew, Hungarian media reported. Rescuers were at the scene near Hungary’s parliament, includi...
2019-05-29 23:34

Boat with 58 migrants reaches Italian island of Lampedusa ROME (AP) — A boat carrying 58 migrants has reached the southern Italian island of Lampedusa, as flows continue despite the Italian government’s strong efforts to discourage immigration. The Italian ANSA news agency said the 57 men and one woma...
2019-05-24 14:51

At least two migrants die, 25 missing in boat accident off Libyan coast At least two migrants died and around 25 others were missing after their inflatable boat capsized off the western Libyan coast, a spokesman for the coastguard said on Sunday....
2019-06-02 21:34

Hungary: Several dead, missing after boat sinks on the Danube At least seven people have died and 20 others are missing after a Hungarian sightseeing boat capsized on the Danube River in Budapest. It's believed most of the passengers were Asian tourists....
2019-05-30 05:34

D-Day comes to life in rare color film, 75 years later It was supposed to be a personal memento — but became a rare piece of D-Day history. George Stevens climbed aboard the HMS Belfast 75 years ago to capture black-and-white recordings of the Allied troops in World War II as they traversed through...
2019-06-05 20:17

Track Rare Cicadas With The Cicada Safari App I am waiting for some bugs. My home in Pennsylvania is in the territory of the Brood VIII 17-year cicadas, which haven’t been seen above ground since 2002. This year, they’re due....
2019-05-27 21:51

Are Rare Earths the Next Pawn in the US-China Trade War? China is the world's largest producer, and processor, of 17 elements that are key ingredients in smartphones, airplanes, medical devices, and military gear....
2019-06-17 16:17

Rare photos of 19th-century China Before the arrival of photography, the Western imagination of China was based on paintings, written travelogues and dispatches from a seemingly far-off land....
2019-07-02 10:00

Can China stop rare earths exports to the US? As China looks for ways to retaliate against the US amid an escalating trade row between the two giants, speculation is rife that Beijing could slash the export of rare earth metals as a counterstrike to US tariffs....
2019-06-05 16:17

Reds rally for 2 in 9th, win 3-2 for rare sweep of Astros CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel singled home the tying run with two outs in the ninth inning, and Jesse Winker followed with an RBI single Wednesday afternoon as the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 3-2 victory and a rare sweep of the Houston Astros. The ...
2019-06-19 22:17

Rare Egyptian Protests See Dozens Arrested Egyptian authorities made dozens of arrests after hundreds of people took to the streets of Cairo and other cities overnight in the first significant antigovernment protests in years....
2019-09-22 00:34

Secret Service gives rare look inside it's ink lab The U.S. Secret Service’s International Ink library contains more than 15,000 samples dating back to the 1930s. (July 8)        ...
2019-07-08 10:51

Northern China damaged by rare tornado A rare tornado swept through a northern Chinese province on July 3. The storm caused damage to homes, cars and downed power lines.        ...
2019-07-05 18:51

Queer Muslims Are Still Rare on TV. One Writer Wants to Change That. A recent episode of the CBS drama “The Red Line” featured a gay romance involving a Muslim character. Fawzia Mirza, the episode’s writer, discusses how it came to be....
2019-05-29 21:51

A rare collection of Japanese whisky could be auctioned off for more than $700,000 Bonhams The world's most expensive and rare collection of Japanese whisky is going up for auction. The collection consists of 54 bottles of Scotch-style malt whisky from the acclaimed distillery of Hany, which has been closed for almost 20 years. T...
2019-07-24 07:51

Clinton offers rare glimpse into her home The Clintons may have left a certain Washington address almost 20 years ago, but -- unlike most of their presidential predecessors -- the family has kept a home in the US capital since leaving the White House....
2019-06-04 17:34

| Inmate with rare medical condition set for execution in US A convicted murder with a rare medical condition was set to be executed Tuesday by lethal objection in Missouri despite his assertions that this method of capital punishment will cause him terrible suffering....
2019-10-02 03:00

The Apple Watch 4 gets a rare $70 price cut at Amazon If you've been waiting to snag a deal on the Apple Watch 4, then you're in luck. Amazon has a rare price cut on the Apple Watch Series 4 with cellular and GPS technology. For a limited time, you can get the Series 4 smartwatch on sale for $...
2019-08-31 10:34

Dad sentenced to die, but executions rare in South Carolina COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A jury in South Carolina sent a father to death row for killing his five children but when — or even if — Timothy Jones Jr. will be executed is unsure. South Carolina has no drugs to carry out lethal Injections and companies ref...
2019-06-14 19:51

Germany: Rare red panda cub born in Halle Zoo officials in the eastern German city of Halle (Saale) announced Sunday that a red panda cub was born in a protected litter box earlier this month. The unnamed cub is being looked after by his mother Cherry....
2019-06-30 13:51

Eastern Equine Encephalitis Is Scary But Rare A Massachusetts woman recently died of eastern equine encephalitis, and health authorities in the area are on the alert. But EEE is an extremely rare disease, and the main thing you need to know is that it’s always a good idea to protect yourself fro...
2019-08-28 07:34

Rare Nike 'Moon Shoe' goes up for auction Sotheby's sold 99 pairs of rare sneakers in a private sale before a planned auction Monday, leaving "one of the most significant" pairs of shoes as the sole item up for bid in the auction house's Stadium Goods sale....
2019-07-23 00:34

Godfather of Harlem Is the Rare Gangster Epic With Something New to Say Sometime between the release of Howard Hawks’ Scarface in 1932 and The Sopranos‘ finale 75 years later, the mafioso became a quintessential American archetype: an outsider with no traditional path to wealth who seeks his fortune through v...
2019-09-26 23:34

This $50 Android PC has a rare feature almost no other device offers The X96H sounds like the name of a futuristic fighter jet but it is 'only' an Android PC that costs less than $50 at Gearbest with a quad core processor, 4GB of RAM and 64GB onboard storage.  These are the best Android boxes on the pla...
2019-10-04 14:34

Rare albino panda discovered in China The bear seen on camera in Sichuan province is believed to be only one or two years old. Massive conservation efforts have seen the wild panda population begin to bounce back across southern China....
2019-05-27 14:51

Rare Bacterial Infection Leaves at Least 12 Dead in U.K. Most of those affected by the outbreak of invasive Group A streptococcal disease in Essex had been receiving care for chronic wounds, the authorities said....
2019-06-27 21:00

Rare stoppage loss for Jamie Quinn Kane Gardner stops Jamie Quinn inside the distance. Andy Whittle reports from ringside The post Rare stoppage loss for Jamie Quinn appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-06 17:00

Rare Variety Of Tea From Assam Sold For Rs 75,000 Per Kg At Auction A rare variety of tea from Upper Assam's Dikom Tea Estate set a new record today after it was auctioned for Rs 75,000 per kg at the Guwahati Tea Auction Centre (GTAC), an official said....
2019-08-13 19:17

Three Very Rare Games Made By Extraordinary Women The Strong National Museum Of Play’s latest exhibit celebrates the history of women in gaming, so when we visited the museum earlier this year, we knew we had to dive into its archives. We found a few of the rarest, most interesting games designed by...
2019-05-30 05:17

"Help Us Or Let Me Die": Father Of Girl With Rare Disease Appeals To PM For more than a year, Sumer Singh, a labourer from Agra has been tending to his sick teenage daughter. The 16-year-old girl suffers from aplastic anaemia, a rare condition in which the body stops......
2019-06-22 23:51

This CEO Wants to Extract Rare Earths From Trade Fight The rare-earths company that Amanda Lacaze runs is small, but her mission is immense: weaning the West off its dependence on China for the obscure metals needed in high-tech gear including cellphones, electric cars and jet fighters....
2019-08-14 21:17

Rare baby gorilla born at Taronga zoo Taronga Conservation Society Australia has announced the birth of a Western Lowland gorilla. The female, yet to be named, was born on Thursday 6 June to Frala, an experienced mother, and was sired by Kibali• ‘Gorilla selfie’: DRC park ranger explains...
2019-06-21 09:17

Economist Jailed For Hiding Rare Coins Says They're His Now And so does Martin Armstrong, a self-taught economist with a cult following who spent years behind bars for what the U.S. said was a $700 million Ponzi scheme and for allegedly hiding assets,......
2019-06-14 05:17

This rare two-toned Maine lobster is ‘1 in 50 million’ Black is the new orange in lobster land. A fisherman etched his name into lobster lore forever after catching a curiously calico-colored crustacean off the coast of Maine on Friday, reports CNN. Bifurcated into black and orange halves like Two-Face f...
2019-09-11 08:34

Man diagnosed with rare syphilis infection in brain A man was diagnosed with a syphilis infection in the brain, known as neurosyphilis, after he struggled to walk and talk normally for months, according to a recent case report. The 50-year-old man’s case was detailed in the British Medical Journal Cas...
2019-09-04 03:00

DJ LeMahieu turns into an MVP again after making rare blunder DJ LeMahieu had never been more deserving of the MVP chants. The breakout star of the Yankees’ season seized the spotlight again in Game 1 of the ALDS, as LeMahieu delivered his first career postseason home run, and then sealed the 10-4 win over the ...
2019-10-05 08:34

Switzerland celebrates rare wine festival Dubbed a once-in-a-generation spectacle, Swiss and tourists alike are flocking to a Lake Geneva town to celebrate the region's winemakers. Organizers said the festival "highlights the work on the vineyard."...
2019-07-19 23:34

Here's a Rare Chance to Save Big on a 65" Samsung QLED TV If you want a big TV that looks great, but don’t want to shell out for an OLED set, Samsung’s QLED TVs strike a nice middle ground. They offer some of the best color reproduction of any LCD set thanks to quantum dot tech, and hold their own on the bl...
2019-05-21 19:17

Rare Earths, the U.S.-China Trade War and Your Phone U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to cut off the supply of chips and processors to Huawei Technologies Co. is hitting China’s biggest tech company where it hurts – its dependence on other nations for the semiconductors and software in smartphones ...
2019-05-21 18:51

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese final in Hiroshima Japan's Misaki Doi upset Russian second seed Veronika Kudermetova 6-4 6-3 on Saturday to set up a final with compatriot and doubles partner Nao Hibino at the Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open in Hiroshima....
2019-09-14 14:00

America's Cup holders Team New Zealand begin trials of new boat America's Cup holders Team New Zealand finally began proper trials of their new class of foiling monohull on Wednesday after rough weather in Auckland scuppered any real chance of testing the 75-foot yacht when it was launched last week....
2019-09-11 07:00

China denies its vessel intentionally sank Filipino boat China has acknowledged its fishing vessel hit a Filipino boat in the disputed South China Sea in an incident that prompted an outcry in the Philippines but denies the collision was intentional...
2019-06-15 08:51

California scuba diving boat blaze leaves at least 25 dead They died after a fire broke out on a dive boat near California. The coast guard said it had rescued five crew members who were sleeping on the top deck and managed to escape....
2019-09-03 13:00

Out-of-control cruise ship plows into tourist boat in Venice The MSC Opera, a cruise ship with around 2,150 passengers and 700 crew members, lost control while docking in a canal in Venice, Italy, plowing into a tourist boat Sunday....
2019-06-03 02:51

Walrus Sinks Russian Naval Boat During Arctic Expedition A walrus attacked and sunk a Russian naval boat with scientists and media on board last week, according to a Russian Geographical Society press release.Read more......
2019-09-25 05:34

Three killed in Venice boat crash during attempt to set speed record Three people were killed when their high-powered boat crashed in Venice while they were trying to set a new speed record — with a fourth crew member surviving after getting flung out at 92 mph, according to reports. Italian businessman Fabio Buzzi, 7...
2019-09-18 18:00

Philippine official seeks strong protest over boat sinking Philippine defense chief will recommend a strongly worded diplomatic protest after a fishing boat was hit in the South China Sea by a suspected Chinese vessel that abandoned the crew of sinking boat...
2019-06-13 04:17

Protective walrus mom sinks Russian navy boat in Arctic Sea A Russian navy boat embarking on a research expedition in the Arctic Sea sunk after being attacked by a female walrus that was defending her young, according to reports....
2019-09-24 19:00

SEE IT: Boat rage incident captured on Michigan lake, reports say A Michigan man was arrested Saturday after a video captured a speed boat circling a larger boat on a lake before ramming into the back at a high speed, police said....
2019-07-03 09:17

California scuba diving boat blaze leaves at least eight dead Rescuers were searching for at least 20 people, after a fire broke out on a dive boat near California. The Coast Guard said it had rescued five crew members who were sleeping on the top deck and managed to escape....
2019-09-03 01:34

Special Report: They fled Venezuela's crisis by boat - then vanished A taxi dropped Maroly Bastardo and her two small children by a cemetery not far from the shore in northeast Venezuela. She still had time to change her mind....
2019-06-14 14:51

Cruise ship collides with tourist boat at Venice dock Cruise ship MSC Opera couldn't stop its momentum at dock on the Giudecca Canal; at least five injured.        ...
2019-06-03 17:51

Doomed Santa Cruz boat had reputation for being safe: former passengers The doomed Santa Cruz dive boat appeared to be well-equipped for fire emergencies, deepening the mystery of how it turned into a deathbed for 34 sleeping passengers. “Of all the boat companies, that would be one of the ones I wouldn’t thi...
2019-09-03 21:34

Rescuers recover body from wrecked Hungarian tourist boat Divers brought up a body on Monday from the wreck of a tourist boat which sank last week in Budapest, and another body was pulled from the river 100 km downstream, identified by police as the eighth victim of the disaster....
2019-06-03 22:34

Walrus attacks Russian Navy, sinking inflatable boat Enlarge / The Russian rescue tug Altai launches a boat like the one sunk by a walrus off Franz Jozef Land. (credit: Russian Northern Fleet) Last week, a Russian Navy rescue tug—the Altai from the Northern Fleet—dispatched a rigid inflatable boat to...
2019-09-24 05:00

At Least 30 Dead, 200 Missing After Boat Sinks in Western Congo, Authorities Say (KINSHASA, Congo) — Authorities in western Congo say at least 30 people are dead and another 200 are missing after a boat sank on a lake. Simon Mboo Wemba, the mayor of Inongo, told The Associated Press on Sunday night that many of those aboard...
2019-05-26 23:34

‘No escape’ in tragic Santa Cruz Island boat fire A holiday diving trip off the coast of Southern California turned into a nightmare early Monday when fire broke out aboard a boat just 20 yards from shore, killing up to 34 people trapped below deck, officials said. As the 79-foot Conception’s captai...
2019-09-03 13:00

17-year-old girl among three celebrating birthday on doomed California boat Three passengers aboard Monday’s doomed California boat celebrated their birthdays hours before the fatal fire broke out — including a 17-year-old girl who was there with her parents, according to a report. One of the boat’s crew members wept as he t...
2019-09-03 01:34

| Captain urges Tunisia to let boat dock, after migrant rescue The captain of an Egyptian tug that retrieved 75 migrants has appealed to Tunisian authorities to allow his vessel to dock, as NGOs reported food shortages and sickness on board....
2019-06-04 03:34

Boat carrying $4.3M worth of weed washes up on San Diego coast A small boat carrying $4.3 million worth of marijuana washed ashore on the coast of San Diego last weekend, according to a report. The motorboat with more than 1,000 pounds of reefer ended up on a beach between Carlsbad and Oceanside about 6:30 a.m. ...
2019-09-11 18:34

Dive boat on fire off California calls Coast Guard A person making a radio distress call to the Coast Guard from a dive boat on fire off California said that he couldn't breathe and there were people trapped on board. (Sept., 2)        ...
2019-09-03 03:00

Mexican tycoon likely won’t face charges for boat trip that killed son The wealthy Mexican tycoon who was arrested after his 11-year-old son died in a California boating accident likely won’t face charges, according to a report. Javier Burillo, 57, was released Monday from Marion County Jail on $1 million bail, th...
2019-09-18 18:00

The Latest: Murky waters impair recovery of boat in Hungary The Latest on rescue efforts following the capsizing of a boat in Budapest (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Hungary's foreign minister says underwater visibility at the site in the Danube River where the sunken tour boat is located is "practically zero,...
2019-05-31 15:34

Survivors of Budapest boat sinking recall chaotic moments Survivors of a South Korean tour boat sinking in Budapest say they were taking photos or preparing to disembark when they were thrown into waters after another ship rammed their boat....
2019-05-31 12:17

Spain makes new offer to charity boat with migrants on board Spain on Sunday offered to allow a charity boat situated off the coast of Italy with more than 100 people on board to dock at the nearest Spanish port after the Open Arms charity rejected a plan to dock in Algeciras because it was too far away....
2019-08-19 03:34

Captain arrested in Hungary boat accident as families arrive BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police have detained the captain of a cruise ship that collided with and sank a sightseeing boat packed with South Korean tourists on the Danube River in Budapest. Seven people are confirmed dead and seven have been...
2019-05-31 12:17

Deadly California Boat Fire Prompts Scrutiny of Regulations The Coast Guard suspended its search for survivors on Tuesday after a fire killed 34 people. It said the boat was outfitted with approved fire safety systems....
2019-09-04 04:34

Climate campaigner Greta prepares to sail to the U.S. on boat with no toilet Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will set sail for New York on Wednesday, crossing the Atlantic in a racing yacht with no shower or toilet to join protests in the United States and take part in a United Nations summit....
2019-08-13 15:17

Deadly Rhine River inflatable boat accident near Strasbourg At least three people, including a young girl, have died after an inflatable boat accident on the Rhine River near Strasbourg. Rescue services searched for a missing young girl throughout the afternoon....
2019-05-31 05:17

"Took Rs 10 To Buy Incense": Youngest Bhopal Boat Tragedy Victim's Mother Shafiqa Sheikh is pained to recall the last conversation she had with her 12-year-old son Parvez who became the youngest victim of the twin boat capsize tragedy on Friday during immersion of an idol......
2019-09-14 19:00

After Budapest Boat Accident, Fading Hope and a Criminal Inquiry At least seven people were dead and 21 remained missing, most of them South Korean tourists, after Hungary’s worst boating accident in decades. A criminal investigation is underway....
2019-05-30 20:01

2 more workers indicted in Missouri duck boat disaster that killed 17 Charges were filed Thursday against two more employees of a company that owns a duck boat that sank on a Missouri lake in severe weather last summer, killing 17 people, including nine members of the same family, federal officials announced....
2019-06-21 08:17

Duterte Plays Down Chinese Ramming of Philippine Fishing Boat The Philippine president warned against escalating tensions with China over the incident, declaring that “there was no confrontation” and adding, “Well, I’m sorry, but that’s how it is.”...
2019-06-27 18:51

3 dead in Rhine boat sinking; rescuers search for 1 child PARIS (AP) — Police say three people were killed and a child is missing after a small boat capsized in the Rhine River between Germany and France. French and German rescuers are searching for the missing child. A police official said the boat, which ...
2019-05-30 17:34

12 Drown As Boat Tips Over In Andhra Pradesh River, Several Missing Twelve people have died and several are missing after a tourist boat overturned in the Godavari River in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon. There were 63 people on board......
2019-09-15 15:34

7 dead, 21 missing after SKorean tour boat sinks in Hungary BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — A massive search was underway on the Danube River in downtown Budapest for 21 people missing after a sightseeing boat with 33 South Korean tourists sank after colliding with another vessel during an evening downpour. Seven pe...
2019-05-30 06:17

Minimal hope for more survivors in Hungary boat accident: ambulance There is minimal hope to find more survivors in the Danube river after a boat carrying South Korean tourists capsized on the flooding Danube in the Hungarian capital on Wednesday, a spokesman for the national ambulance service said....
2019-05-30 10:00

Several Feared Drowned As Tourist Boat Tips Over In Andhra River Several people were feared drowned when a tourist boat capsized in the swollen Godavari river in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon while over 10 passengers were said to have......
2019-09-15 15:34

At least eight dead after boat capsizes in southern Indian state: official At least eight people died on Sunday and 25 were missing after a boat capsized in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, an official at the state's disaster management authority said....
2019-09-15 20:34

Flooded Danube Hampers Rescuers After Budapest Boat Accident Search and rescue operations continued after the fatal boat collision on Wednesday, but officials had little hope of finding survivors. Hungary’s prime minister promised a thorough investigation....
2019-05-31 16:01

Washed-up boat on Jones Beach is already flooded with tall boys What the hull! An abandoned boat washed up on Long Island’s Jones Beach two weeks ago and has become the area’s new summer hot spot — with locals flocking there to snap selfies and pleading to keep it as a permanent fixture. “It gives a whole differe...
2019-06-28 07:17

20 people missing from migrant boat rescued off Spanish coast Spanish rescue services are searching for at least 20 people missing from a migrant boat found adrift in the Mediterranean after a passenger ferry rescued 27 people still aboard on Wednesday....
2019-06-19 22:17