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Swedes Disliked Donald Trump Even Before His 'Last Night In Sweden' Remarks

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 02.19.2017 | World

President Donald Trump seemed to suggest to his supporters at a rally on Saturday that something horrible had happened the previous night in Sweden, w...

Donald Trump Appears To Make Up Sweden Terror Attack

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 02.19.2017 | Politics

President Donald Trump falsely suggested at a Florida rally Saturday that Sweden had suffered a terror attack the previous night. After announcing tha...

'Green News Report' - February 9, 2017

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.09.2017 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Standing Rock Sioux tribe vows to keep fighting against Dakota Access Pipe...

What People In The Healthiest Countries In The World Eat For Breakfast

HuffPost Partner Studio | Posted 02.03.2017 | Taste

If you’re ready to break out of your breakfast routine, you might want to take a trip — at least, a virtual one — around the globe. Every year, ...

Inside Sweden's housing crisis: when renovation means eviction

The Conversation Global | Posted 02.01.2017 | HuffPost Home
The Conversation Global

There is very little chance that you'll get one of those in Sweden today. Hermann/pixabay Dominika Polanska, Uppsala University The housing shortage...

An Inside Look At The Secret Grounds Of Absolut Elyx

Hugh McIntyre | Posted 01.31.2017 | Travel
Hugh McIntyre

"Skal" is the Swedish word for "cheers" or "good health," and it's something that greets a visitor almost everywhere they go with Absolut Elyx (image ...

This Is When You're Most Likely To Catch The Flu

The Huffington Post | Allison Fox | Posted 02.06.2017 | Healthy Living

If you’re wondering when you might get the flu, a new study indicates you should keep an eye on your local weather report. According to research pub...

Europe must open up to new ideas about the secular state

The Conversation Global | Posted 01.16.2017 | Religion
The Conversation Global

Zohra Bensemra/Reuters Anna Triandafyllidou, European University Institute and Gurpreet Mahajan, Jawaharlal Nehru University Religion is one of the...

Russia Spread Fake News And Disinformation In Sweden, Report Finds

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 01.11.2017 | World

Russia’s propaganda machine reportedly extends far beyond its alleged interference in the U.S. elections. It also took “active measures” to exer...

Karin Mamma Andersson: Advice to the Young

Louisiana Channel | Posted 01.09.2017 | Arts
Louisiana Channel

"If you think Rubens is crap, then don't bother with him." Karin Mamma Andersson, one of Sweden's most important contemporary painters, advises younge...

Swedish Nurse Becomes Fastest Woman Ever To Ski Solo To The South Pole

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 01.06.2017 | Women

A Swedish solo skier has just reached the South Pole unaided quicker than any woman has done before. And she’s not done with her record-breaking eff...

The Queen Of Sweden Says Her Palace Is Haunted

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.06.2017 | Weird News

Living in a 350-year-old royal palace probably has plenty of perks, but there might also be a downside. Queen Silvia of Sweden says Drottningholm Pala...

Climate Change This Week: Nuclear Climate Change Threat, Solar Pathways, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.05.2017 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. And the chances of Donald Trump's family and fortune surviving climate change are s...

Here's Why You Should Never Play Golf On A Frozen Lake

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.26.2016 | Weird News

Playing golf on a frozen lake is a terrible and dangerous idea, and this video shows exactly why. In a clip reportedly filmed in Sweden on Dec. 18, an...

Avatar: 'We Are Metalheads, We Are Our Own Audience'

FaceCulture | Posted 12.20.2016 | Entertainment
FaceCulture

With every album that Swedish metal band Avatar releases they seem to have more success. Now on album no. 6 with Feathers & Flesh, frontman Johannes E...

Second Jerusalem Leaders Summit - Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem | December 19, 2016

Natasha Srdoc | Posted 12.13.2016 | World
Natasha Srdoc

A High-Level Event with Leaders from Europe, India, Israel and the United States Elected members of the US Congress, members of the European Parlia...

CEO Talk: Sebastian Siemiatkowski

Lan Anh Vu | Posted 12.12.2016 | Business
Lan Anh Vu

Sebastian Siemiatkowski is the CEO and co-founder of Swedish giant Klarna, a payment solutions provider. He has eight years of experience in sales, ...

Tiny, Magical Shops For Mice Are Popping Up In Sweden

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 12.13.2016 | Weird News

If you happen to be walking through the Swedish city of Malmö, make sure to pay attention to the little details. If you take a look down you may noti...

Some Jerk Burned Down Sweden's Giant Christmas Goat... Again

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 12.01.2016 | Weird News

Vandals have continued one of the strangest traditions of the Christmas season: they’ve burned down Sweden’s beloved Yule Goat. The giant straw go...

Closing The Loop Amidst the Cobblestones of Malmo

Davar Ardalan | Posted 12.01.2016 | Business
Davar Ardalan

We're gathered in the historic city of Malmo, Sweden this week with six innovators and some of the world's leading experts on sustainability to harnes...

Ninja Train Passenger Swaps Seats In The Coolest Possible Way

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.19.2016 | Weird News

Use your head when swapping seats on the train. That’s Swedish free-runner Marcus Soderberg’s advice ― although not everyone will want to copy ...

Taking on the challenge of getting refugees into the job market in Sweden

The Conversation Global | Posted 11.16.2016 | World
The Conversation Global

A police officer escorts migrants from a train at Hyllie station outside Malmo. TT News Agency/Reuters Nahikari Irastorza, Malmö University and Piet...

Top Swedish Union Launches A 'Mansplaining' Hotline

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 11.15.2016 | World

STOCKHOLM, Nov 15 (Reuters) - One of Sweden’s largest trade unions has launched a hotline for workers to complain about “mansplaining” - men exp...

World's Most Expensive Chips Will Set You Back $11 Apiece

Grub Street | Posted 11.10.2016 | Taste
Grub Street

(Photo: St. Eriks) By Clint Rainey Flame Grilled Steak Pringles these are not: Swedish craft brewery St. Eriks has created what it claims are the "...

Women Priests Are a No-Brainer: Banning Them is Just Dumb

Celia Wexler | Posted 11.07.2016 | Religion
Celia Wexler

I never thought that the fight for women priests in the Catholic Church was my fight. I never wanted to become a priest, so it seemed a bit remote to ...