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Stockholm (Sweden)

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  • 'The Amazing Race' recap: The word of the day ...

     
    Bucky's back to report on last night's Amazing Race, which was a little more dramatic than the past few weeks. Check it out: This week’s leg of The Amazing Race begins in Norway and the teams will have to race......
  • Johns Hopkins professor shares Nobel Prize in physics

    Johns Hopkins professor shares Nobel Prize in physics
    A phone ringing at 5:30 a.m. can rattle anyone, even a professor immersed in the universe's mysterious dark energy. Adam Riess, an astronomy professor at Johns Hopkins University, learned in an early morning call from Stockholm Tuesday that he was one...
  • Abingdon man first in the U.S. to get synthetic trachea transplant

     Abingdon man first in the U.S. to get synthetic trachea transplant
    Doctors in America told Chris Lyles a cancerous tumor on his windpipe was inoperable, but he and his family wouldn't take no for an answer. They wrote surgeons all over the world, pleading for someone to take his case. Then during an Internet search,...
  • 'The Amazing Race' recap: Needle in a haystack (redux)

     
    Bucky's back with this week's recap of The Amazing Race. Take it away, Bucky ...The teams leave the Amsterdam pit stop for their next destination, Sweden, in the usual staggered fashion—12 hours after they checked in—and head for the airport....
  • Welcome to Greg Poehler's 'Sweden'

    For decades, the title of the most popular Swede on network television belonged to the absent-minded chef on "The Muppet Show." That may all change with Thursday's U.S. debut of "Welcome to Sweden," an inventive sitcom about Bruce Evans, an All-...
  • Art imitates life for Greg Poehler

    PASADENA, Calif. Everything was hunky-dory in Greg Poehler's life. He was a lawyer, married to a lawyer and the father of three kids. Then two years ago he tried something he'd always wanted to do. He tried standup comedy. That was the end of the life...
  • Out of the Blue: Why does Laguna tolerate bike, pedestrian deaths?

    The death last week of Laguna resident John Greg Colvin is another grave reminder of how dangerous our streets are to anyone venturing onto them without a car. Laguna is a terrifying place to cross a street or ride a bike. The Laguna Beach Independent...
  • What Stockholm can teach L.A. when it comes to reducing traffic fatalities

    What Stockholm can teach L.A. when it comes to reducing traffic fatalities
    New York's new mayor, Bill de Blasio, has promised to make the streets of his city safer for those who travel them, whether by foot, bicycle or car. How? By following Sweden's lead. Over the last 15 years, Stockholm has cut pedestrian deaths by 31%...
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  • Public markets of the world

     Public markets of the world
    The Santa Fe Farmers Market sits parallel to the tracks of the historic railroad depot. As you approach, the sweet smell of chilies wafts through the air. A man is turning the crank of a metal drum of bright green Hatch peppers roasting over an open...
  • 'Crash' Co-writer Bobby Moresco Kicks Off Production on Scandi Crime Show '100 Code'

    LONDON -- Scandi crime series "100 Code," which was created by Bobby Moresco ("Crash," "Million Dollar Baby"), kicked off production Monday. Red Arrow Intl. is distributing. Moresco, who won an Oscar with Paul Haggis for penning "Crash," will direct...
  • Glenn Close Heading to Sweden to Star in 'The Wife'

    Glenn Close will star in the title role of "The Wife," based on Meg Wolitzer's novel about a marriage collapsing during a journey to Scandinavia. The film will be directed by Swedish director Bjorn Runge and shot in Sweden next winter and spring....