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Norway helicopter crash

“We are heartbroken” – tributes pour in for helicopter crash victim

“We are heartbroken” – tributes pour in for helicopter crash victim
A north-east oil worker killed in a helicopter crash off the coast of Norway has been described as a “loving” family man who was an “ambassador” for his hometown. Iain Stuart was among the 13 who died when a Super Puma crashed on the island of Turoey, …
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Seth Glickenhaus Turned a Love of Wall Street Into a Lifelong Career: 1914-2016
During World War II, the U.S. Army assigned Mr. Glickenhaus to prepare for service in a ski division, for possible deployment in Norway. It wasn't the most obvious assignment for a New Yorker who had never graced the slopes and had no trace of …
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Telenor Earnings Exceed Estimates on Nordic Wireless Demand
The scandal led Norway's government, which owns 54 percent of Telenor, to fire the carrier's then chairman, and a former chief executive officer who was advising the board left because of the investigation. Chief Financial Officer Richard Olav Aa and …
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Alicia Vikander scoops lead role in new Tomb Raider
If Vikander misses Scandinavia while on the set of Tomb Raider she won't have to look far for a chat: Norway's Roar Uthaug has been lined up to direct. Born in Sweden's second city of Gothenburg in 1988, Vikander initially dreamed of becoming a …
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What We Can Learn About Work From the World's Happiest Countries
The United Nations' annual World Happiness Report ranks 147 countries according to citizens' happiness levels. The analysis takes a look at a variety of factors, including health, life expectancy and freedom from corruption in government and business.
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Telenor admits to weak management
Large Norwegian telecoms firm Telenor was back in the media glare on Friday, after an internal investigation into its handling of possible corruption revealed some serious management “weaknesses.” Telenor has shared its findings with government …
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Deadly animal prion disease appears in Europe
They found it as they used a helicopter to track a free-ranging herd from the Nordfjella population in the alpine regions of southern Norway. Their goal was to capture adult female reindeer and collar them for satellite tracking — but when the …
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Seminoles Sign Four for 2016-17 Class
… 1298 in singles, while his career high in doubles is 949. Poullain's 14.46 Universal Tennis Ranking, a composite that includes all matches a player has completed, ranks him 16th among current college players and third in the ACC. Bhullar is Norway …
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Strategic Marketing and Technology Leader
Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive—a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a …
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Canadian hostage killed in the Philippines
A Canadian man murdered by militants in the Philippines has been described as a "kind and gregarious person who touched everyone he knew with his enthusiasm and generosity." John Ridsdel was beheaded by Islamist militant group Abu Sayyaf, which …
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