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Denmark book World Cup spot with 5-1 Ireland rout

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Hatrik Eriksen julang Denmark ke Piala Dunia

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Christian Eriksen scores a hat-trick as superb Denmark end Republic of Ireland's 2018 World Cup dream

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Ireland 1 Denmark 5 as it happened - Danes head for Russia after resounding win

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Denmark will stand up to Ireland physicality, says Kjaer

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Police find similarities in body parts found Copenhagen waters
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - An arm found by divers near Copenhagen was weighed down with pieces of metal similar to those attached to the legs of Swedish journalist Kim Wall who died in August on board a submarine owned by a Danish inventor, local police said on Wednesday. The arm was found about 1 km (half a mile) from the spot where Wall’s head and legs had been found in October   Read More ...
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Arm found in sea, likely that of Swedish reporter Kim Wall
COPENHAGEN -- Copenhagen police say an arm found in the sea south of the Danish capital was held down "with plastic strips and pieces of pipes" like those found on the legs of a Swedish journalist who disappeared after a trip on a private submarine in August. Police gave the new detail Wednesday, a day after finding the left arm about over half a mile from where Kim Wall's decapitated head and legs were discovered in plastic bags in October   Read More ...
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Little controversy expected at Dane County Board budget meeting Tuesday night
The Dane County Board passed the 2018 capital and operating budgets Monday night, but supervisors had little opportunity to debate or discuss other matters, thanks to a raucous demonstration. Because of that, Dane County Board Chair Sharon Corrigan has called for a second County Board budget meeting Tuesday night at 7 p.m., to give supervisors a chance to talk about and take another vote on fees and the tax levy   Read More ...
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Danish police find arm at sea, link it to submarine case
COPENHAGEN, Denmark — An arm has been found in the sea south of the Danish capital, close to where investigators have been searching for the body parts of a Swedish journalist who went a trip on a private submarine in August, the Copenhagen police said Tuesday. Police investigator Jens Moeller Jensen says "our working theory is that it is linked to the submarine case   Read More ...
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Danish police find arm at sea, link it to submarine case
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Copenhagen police say they have found an arm in the sea south of the Danish capital, close to where investigators have been searching for the body parts of a Swedish journalist who went a trip on a private submarine in August. Police investigator Jens Moeller Jensen says "our working theory is that it is linked to the submarine case   Read More ...
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Arm found near Copenhagen could relate to submarine case: Danish police
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - An unidentified arm found by divers in the water near Copenhagen could belong to Swedish journalist Kim Wall who died after taking a submarine ride with the vessel’s Danish inventor in August, Danish police said on Tuesday. The arm was found near the route that had been investigated in connection with the submarine case, the police said in a statement   Read More ...
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Danish police find arm at sea, link it to murder of Swedish journalist
Copenhagen police say they have found an arm in the sea south of the Danish capital, close to where investigators have been searching for the body parts of a Swedish journalist who went a trip on a private submarine in August. Police investigator Jens Moeller Jensen says "our working theory is that it is linked to the submarine case." Danish inventor Peter Madsen is held on preliminary charges of manslaughter and indecent handling of a corpse for disposing of the body of reporter Kim Wall who he claims he didn't kill   Read More ...
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Denmark to ramp up cyber security efforts: defense minister
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Denmark intends to invest to boost efforts to prevent cyber attacks in a strategy to be presented early next year, its defense minister said on Tuesday. Cyber security is “very high on the agenda” for the right-leaning government, but also for the broad selection of Danish political parties negotiating a new defense strategy for the coming six years, he said   Read More ...
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Denmark to ramp up cyber security efforts - defence minister
COPENHAGEN: Denmark intends to invest to boost efforts to prevent cyber attacks in a strategy to be presented early next year, its defence minister said on Tuesday. "We are going to spend more money in this area," Claus Hjort Frederiksen told Reuters on the sidelines of a conference in Copenhagen, though he declined to disclose a figure. Cyber security is "very high on the agenda" for the right-leaning government, but also for the broad selection of Danish political parties negotiating a new defence strategy for the coming six years, he said   Read More ...
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Labour MP's former Danish PM wife gives him public dressing down in BBC documentary
The former Prime Minister of Denmark and wife of Stephen Kinnock has received widespread praise for her common-sense admonishment of the Labour MP as the general election exit poll revealed Jeremy Corbyn had defied his – and many others’ – predictions. Helle Thorning-Schmidt, the Danish premier between 2011 and 2015, is seen telling her husband he should not be speaking to the media before the election result is clear   Read More ...
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Under pressure in diabetes, Novo Nordisk steps up focus on obesity drugs
MÅLØV, Denmark: Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk is stepping up its efforts to treat obesity, seeking to tap into a potentially huge market as its established diabetes drugs come under price pressure, particularly in the United States. The world's largest maker of diabetes drugs said on Tuesday it would aim to develop medicines that treat obesity - a major cause of diabetes - at least as effectively as surgery   Read More ...
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Labour MP filmed getting stern talking to from ex-Danish PM wife in mortifying election night clip
A Labour MP’s election night dressing down from his wife was caught in a cringe-inducing clip broadcast last night. Oh, and his wife just happens to be the former Prime Minister of Denmark. Stephen Kinnock - the son of former Labour leader Neil - was being followed by a BBC crew in the run-up to June’s general election. But Kinnock was filmed sporting a stunned expression as the exit poll results rolled in - bringing vindication for the veteran left-winger’s brand of leadership   Read More ...
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Queen Margaret II Leads Danish Businesses To Ghana
Queen Margaret. The Queen of Denmark is expected to arrive in Accra on Wednesday, 23 November, 2017 for a three-day state visit to Ghana. Queen Margaret would be accompanied by a 39-member business delegation, which is bent on forming long-term partnerships with Ghanaian businesses in the food and agriculture, sustainability, maritime, infrastructure and railways sectors. Tove Degnbol, Ambassador of Denmark to Ghana, who disclosed this to some journalists at the Danish Embassy, said with the exit of DANIDA from Ghana, new opportunities for a strong private sector partnership between both countries were open   Read More ...
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Dane County adopts 2018 budgets that include $76 million jail project
The Dane County Board approved funds for a major overhaul of the county’s aging jail facilities Monday as it adopted its 2018 operating and capital budgets — despite a chamber full of stalwart opponents voicing their dissent. The board approved a $538.1 million operating budget and a $114.9 million capital budget that includes a $76 million jail consolidation project — the most expensive project in county history   Read More ...
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Danish men march into China Open finals
PETALING JAYA: Denmark enjoyed a glorious day at the China Open when their shuttlers Viktor Axelsen and Mathias Boe-Carsten Mogensen reached the men’s singles and doubles finals in Fuzhou. Reigning world champion Axelsen trounced Angus Ng Ka Long of Hong Kong 21-12, 21-17 in the semi-finals at the Haixia Olympic Sports Centre. Axelsen will take on two-time world champion Chen Long of China in the final   Read More ...
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Robot of Chinese design wins Denmark's Creative Business Cup
A Chinese technology startup has won the first prize of Denmark's Creative Business Cup Final 2017 with its innovative robot. CellRobot, created by a team of Chinese robotics engineers, is the first complete consumer robotics kit that brings accessible robotics to users. According to Yang Jianbo, the founder of the company behind the machine, CellRobot is made up of individual robotic units that are put together to form functional robots, just like the cells in our bodies working together to create life and function   Read More ...
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Copenhagen Zoo breaks ground for Panda House
Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen (C) and Chinese Ambassador to Denmark Deng Ying (R) present to children gifts during the groundbreaking ceremony for a giant panda enclosure at the Copenhagen zoo in Copenhagen Nov 16, 2017. A giant panda enclosure will be built at the zoo for a pair of giant pandas that are scheduled to come to Denmark from China in about one year   Read More ...
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Google buys plot near Apple's planned Danish data centre
COPENHAGEN: Alphabet Inc's Google said it has bought a plot of land in southern Denmark adjacent to a planned Apple Inc data centre to make sure it has the option of building one there too. Apple said in July it would spend around US$950 million to build a centre with a planned opening in 2019. If Google follows suit it would make the area one of the world's largest data centre hubs, the local municipality Aabenraa said   Read More ...
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Google buys plot near Apple's planned Danish data center
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s Google said it has bought a plot of land in southern Denmark adjacent to a planned Apple Inc data center to make sure it has the option of building one there too. Apple said in July it would spend around $950 million to build a center with a planned opening in 2019. If Google follows suit it would make the area one of the world’s largest data center hubs, the local municipality Aabenraa said   Read More ...
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Sports Digest: Denmark reaches World Cup at Ireland’s expense
SOCCER. Danes reach World Cup at Ireland’s expense. Christian Eriksen scored a hat trick as Denmark qualified for next year’s World Cup with a 5-1 victory against Ireland in their playoff at Dublin. Eriksen put Denmark ahead 2-1 in the 32nd minute, then scored twice in the second half. Next year’s tournament in Russia will be Denmark’s fifth World Cup appearance and first since 2010   Read More ...
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Copenhagen Zoo breaks ground for Panda House
Denmark's most visited zoo in the capital city of Copenhagen held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new enclosure for a pair of giant pandas that are scheduled to come to Denmark from China in about one year. Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen together with Chinese Ambassador to Denmark Deng Ying lifted ceremonial shovels and broke ground for the Panda House, which is to be built on the site of the zoo's old Elephant House   Read More ...
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FIFA 18 Ultimate Team of the Week: Lukaku and Eriksen headline TOTW9
The ninth FIFA 18 Team of the Week has been announced with Romelu Lukaku and Christian Eriksen shining in the international break. Tottenham star Eriksen was simply breathtaking, scoring a hat-trick in Denmark's 5-1 destruction of the Republic of Ireland. That result assured the Danes' place at the World Cup, and cemented Eriksen's reputation as one of the finest playmakers around   Read More ...
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Dog trial goes to judge
By DAYMOND STEER Conway Daily Sun Christina Fay took the stand in her own defense during the sixth and final day of her animal cruelty trial, in which the Wolfeboro woman is accused of mistreating dozens of Great Danes in her care. Now, it is up to Judge Charles Greenhalgh to decide her guilt or innocence. Fay, 59, of Wolfeboro faces 12 charges alleging she kept the dogs in squalid conditions and denied them adequate food, water and care   Read More ...
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Great Dane breeder testifies in New Hampshire animal cruelty trial
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) — A woman whose 84 Great Danes were seized from her New Hampshire home has testified in court that she took good care of the dogs. WMUR-TV reports Christina Fay took the stand Tuesday in her own defense. She has pleaded not guilty to 12 misdemeanor animal cruelty charges. Authorities say the dogs were found living in filth and suffering from sores and other health problems when they were seized from Fay’s Wolfeboro mansion in June   Read More ...
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'The best fans in the world don't leave after 70 minutes' - Anger from stands in Danish pasting
Christian Eriksen produced a masterclass, scoring a sensational hat-trick as the Danes strolled to a 5-1 victory over Martin O'Neill's startled Boys In Green. While the ground shook with a raucous and passionate atmosphere before the match and for most of the first-half, there was a noticeable stream of supporters heading for the exits when Eriksen smashed home his second and the Danes' third in the 72nd minute   Read More ...
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Sublime Eriksen propels Denmark to World Cup
DUBLIN (AFP) - Christian Eriksen's magnificent hat-trick inspired Denmark to a 5-1 demolition of the Republic of Ireland in Tuesday's second leg of their play-off in Dublin to clinch a spot at next year's World Cup. Following Saturday?s stalemate in Copenhagen, Ireland got their home leg off to the perfect start when Shane Duffy headed them into the lead after only six minutes, but Denmark struck twice before the break and three more in the second half to seal their place in Russia   Read More ...
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O’Neill defends his record after Denmark debacle
Dublin: Martin O’Neill rued the mistakes that contributed to his team’s chastening World Cup play-off defeat by Denmark but defended his record as Republic of Ireland manager. The Irish took an early lead in Dublin thanks to Shane Duffy’s sixth-minute strike but soon disintegrated and were punished by a Danish team for whom Christian Eriksen sparkled, scoring a high-class hat-trick and prompting the Denmark manager to hail him as one of the world’s top 10 players   Read More ...
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Denmark book World Cup spot with 5-1 rout over Republic of Ireland
(CNN)The Danes are on their way to the World Cup after midfielder Christian Eriksen led the way with a hat-trick in an emphatic 5-1 victory over the Republic of Ireland in their playoff in Dublin. Despite falling behind to a Shane Duffy strike after only six minutes, Denmark regrouped and made light work of the hosts, scoring five unanswered goals to book a place at next year's tournament in Russia   Read More ...
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Woman accused of neglecting Great Danes says she took good care of them
Bench trial held for Wolfeboro woman charged with animal cruelty. WOLFEBORO, N.H. — Christina Fay took the stand to defend herself from 12 counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty. Authorities said she kept more than 80 Great Danes in deplorable conditions in her Wolfeboro home and at a location in Bartlett. During the trial, prosecutors highlighted noise complaints filed by neighbors and claimed that some of the animals had illnesses and were underfed   Read More ...
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Great Dane breeder testifies in animal cruelty trial
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) — A woman whose 84 Great Danes were seized from her New Hampshire home has testified in court that she took good care of the dogs. WMUR-TV reports Christina Fay took the stand Tuesday in her own defense. She has pleaded not guilty to 12 misdemeanor animal cruelty charges. Authorities say the dogs were found living in filth and suffering from sores and other health problems when they were seized from Fay's Wolfeboro mansion in June   Read More ...
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Great Dane breeder testifies in animal cruelty trial
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) — A woman whose 84 Great Danes were seized from her New Hampshire home has testified in court that she took good care of the dogs. WMUR-TV reports Christina Fay took the stand Tuesday in her own defense. She has pleaded not guilty to 12 misdemeanor animal cruelty charges. Authorities say the dogs were found living in filth and suffering from sores and other health problems when they were seized from Fay's Wolfeboro mansion in June   Read More ...
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Great Dane breeder testifies in animal cruelty trial
WOLFEBORO, N.H. – A woman whose 84 Great Danes were seized from her New Hampshire home has testified in court that she took good care of the dogs. WMUR-TV reports Christina Fay took the stand Tuesday in her own defense. She has pleaded not guilty to 12 misdemeanor animal cruelty charges. Authorities say the dogs were found living in filth and suffering from sores and other health problems when they were seized from Fay's Wolfeboro mansion in June   Read More ...
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WATCH: Sublime Eriksen propels Denmark to World Cup
Dublin - Christian Eriksen's magnificent hat-trick inspired Denmark to a 5-1 demolition of the Republic of Ireland in Tuesday's second leg of their play-off in Dublin to clinch a spot at next year's 2018 Soccer World Cup. Following Saturday's stalemate in Copenhagen, Ireland got their home leg off to the perfect start when Shane Duffy headed them into the lead after only six minutes, but Denmark struck twice before the break and three more in the second half to seal their place in Russia   Read More ...
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Denmark book World Cup spot with 5-1 Ireland rout
(CNN)The Danes are on their way to the World Cup after midfielder Christian Eriksen led the way with three goals to overtake hosts Ireland in an emphatic 5-1 win. Despite falling behind to a Shane Duffy strike after only six minutes, Denmark regrouped and made light work of Ireland, banging in five unanswered goals to book a place at next year's tournament   Read More ...
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Schmeichel admits he is 'gutted' for Ireland after Denmark triumph
Behind Christian Eriksen's brilliant hat-trick the Danes qualified for Russia next summer, but Schmeichel felt a tinge of sadness that Ireland won't be able to join them. "I remember sitting in Poland in 2012 watching the Spain game and they were 4-0 down. It gave me goosebumps as well. "I'm obviously delighted for Denmark but I'm gutted for the Irish. They are amazing fans and great people   Read More ...
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Hatrik Eriksen julang Denmark ke Piala Dunia
DUBLIN: Christian Eriksen tampil dengan persembahan menakjubkan apabila meledak hatrik ketika membantu Denmark membelasah Ireland 5-1, dalam aksi kedua playoff, sebentar tadi sekali gus layak ke Piala Dunia tahun depan. Selepas kedua-dua pasukan terikat tanpa jaringan di Copenhagen, minggu lalu, Ireland memperoleh permulaan sempurna apabila tandukan Shane Duffy meletakkan mereka mendahului perlawanan seawal minit keenam. Begitupun, Denmark membalasnya dengan dua gol sebelum babak pertama berakhir dan menjaringkan tiga lagi gol pada babak kedua untuk menempah tiket ke Russia, tahun depan   Read More ...
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Eriksen hits treble as Denmark storm into World Cup
Dublin: Christian Eriksen’s magnificent hat-trick inspired Denmark to a 5-1 demolition of the Republic of Ireland in Tuesday’s second leg of their play-off in Dublin to clinch a spot at next year’s World Cup. Following Saturday’s stalemate in Copenhagen, Ireland got their home leg off to the perfect start when Shane Duffy headed them into the lead after only six minutes, but Denmark struck twice before the break and three more in the second half to seal their place in Russia   Read More ...
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O'Neill rues 'comedy of mistakes' as Ireland crushed by Denmark
Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill rued a "comedy of mistakes" after his side were thrashed 5-1 by Denmark in their World Cup qualifying play-off. Related However, having seen Daryl Murphy and James McClean narrowly miss half-chances with Ireland still ahead, O'Neill lamented his side's inability to keep the pressure on. "The whole mindset changes, you are 2-1 down in a matter of minutes when perhaps six minutes earlier you could have been 2-0 up   Read More ...
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Denmark look to Russia as Irish soul-searching begins
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Denmark go to next year's World Cup with one of the world's top 10 players in Christian Eriksen, coach Age Hareide said on Tuesday, after the Tottenham playmaker grabbed a hat-trick in the 5-1 thrashing of Ireland. Denmark booked their ticket to Russia in style in the second leg in Dublin, running away with a tie that was in the balance after a goalless first game in Copenhagen   Read More ...
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'Denmark deserved it' - Martin O'Neill
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill has admitted his side were well beaten after a humiliating 5-1 defeat to Denmark ended their bid for a first World Cup appearance in 16 years. After a goalless first-leg, Christian Eriksen's hat-trick sealed an emphatic win for the Danes in Dublin. "We were well beaten in the end. The two goals we conceded within a couple of minutes knocked us," O'Neill said   Read More ...
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