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COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies over Norway

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norway’s transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country’s airport operator took off Monday for a short flight … aboard a Slovenian-made two-seater electric airplane. Dag Falk-Petersen, head of Avinor, sat at the commands of the white Pipistrel Alpha Electro G2 while Ketil Solvik-Olsen sat in the passenger seat. They … Continue reading COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies over Norway

COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Asylum-seeker gets life after Finland’s first terror trial

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Moroccan asylum-seeker who was the subject of Finland’s first terrorism trial was convicted Friday of two terror-related murders and eight attempted murders from a stabbing attack in the Nordic country last year. The southern Finland district court sentenced Abderrahman Bouanane, an alleged sympathizer of the Islamic State group, to life … Continue reading COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Asylum-seeker gets life after Finland’s first terror trial

MOSCOW  | The Latest: No guarantees Guerrero will start for Peru

MOSCOW  — The Latest on the opening day of the World Cup (all times local): 12:35 p.m. Peru coach Ricardo Gareca will not commit to playing recently reinstated striker Paolo Guerrero in their World Cup opener against Denmark. Gareca’s only promise in a news conference Friday is that if Peru’s all-time goal scorer gets into … Continue reading MOSCOW  | The Latest: No guarantees Guerrero will start for Peru

COPENHAGEN, Denmark | US tops Canada 4-1 to claim bronze at hockey worlds

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The United States topped Canada 4-1 to claim the bronze medal at the world ice hockey championship on Sunday. Chris Kreider led the U.S. with two goals. Forward Nick Bonino scored the winner on a rebound during a power play in the final period. Anders Lee and Kreider added empty-net insurance … Continue reading COPENHAGEN, Denmark | US tops Canada 4-1 to claim bronze at hockey worlds

COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Swiss stun Canada, Sweden crushes US in ice hockey semis

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Switzerland stunned title favorite Canada 3-2 to reach only its third final of the world ice hockey championship on Saturday. The Swiss will play the gold medal game on Sunday against defending champion Sweden, which strode into the final by crushing the United States 6-0. Canada and the U.S. will play … Continue reading COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Swiss stun Canada, Sweden crushes US in ice hockey semis

HERNING, Denmark | Kane leads US into semis, Canada knocks out Russia

HERNING, Denmark (AP) — Captain Patrick Kane scored two goals to lift the United States to a 3-2 win over the Czech Republic in the quarterfinals of the ice hockey world championship on Thursday while Canada beat Russia 5-4 in overtime. Kane claimed the third-period winner to take the outright lead in the scoring table … Continue reading HERNING, Denmark | Kane leads US into semis, Canada knocks out Russia

HERNING, Denmark | Canada beats Latvia in OT, Czechs edge Austria at ice hockey

HERNING, Denmark (AP) — Canada bounced back from a loss to Finland by edging Latvia 2-1 in overtime at the ice hockey world championship to clinch a spot in the quarterfinals on Monday. Also, the Czech Republic edged Austria 4-3 and Russia shut out Slovakia 4-0. Norway beat South Korea 3-0 to relegate the Asian … Continue reading HERNING, Denmark | Canada beats Latvia in OT, Czechs edge Austria at ice hockey

HERNING, Denmark | US routs Norway 9-3 at hockey worlds, Germany upsets Finland

HERNING, Denmark (AP) — Captain Patrick Kane scored two goals for the second straight game and added an assist to lead the United States to a 9-3 victory over Norway for its sixth straight win at the ice hockey world championship on Sunday. Defending champion Sweden also recorded its sixth win, 5-3 at the expense … Continue reading HERNING, Denmark | US routs Norway 9-3 at hockey worlds, Germany upsets Finland