Stories tagged: Denmark
Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 8:24 a.m.
A Danish passenger train apparently hit falling cargo from a passing freight train Wednesday, an accident that killed six people and injured 16 others as it crossed a bridge linking …
Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 8 a.m.
For many young Europeans, a post-high-school “gap year” has become a rite of passage, with many enjoying a year to travel the world and celebrate their newfound freedom. But a …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 7:50 p.m.
Jacob Larsen is no longer on the Gonzaga men’s basketball team. Larsen, who saw limited minutes last season as a redshirt freshman, has decided to quit playing basketball and will …
Tue., Aug. 21, 2018, 6:12 p.m.
Jordan Mathews’ professional basketball career is taking him overseas.
Sun., July 1, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
In the second straight shootout of the tournament, the Croats advanced to the quarterfinals on Sunday with a 3-2 victory over Denmark on penalties following a 1-1 draw in Nizhny …
Tue., June 26, 2018, 12:27 p.m.
Fans booed as Denmark, France battled with backpasses, content with a draw that advanced both teams and eliminated Australia. World Cup group-stage finales have been played simultaneously since West Germany …
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018, 1:04 p.m.
A game neither France nor Denmark needed to win produced the World Cup’s first 0-0 draw amid boos and whistles from fans at Luzhniki Stadium. The slow-paced game ensured already-qualified …
Thu., June 21, 2018, 11:35 a.m.
Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen scored his first goal of the World Cup in the opening minutes against Australia but ultimately the Danes settled for a 1-1 draw. It was the …
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 10:18 a.m.
Mile Jedinak’s penalty kick gave Australia a 1-1 draw against Denmark and new life at the World Cup. Christian Eriksen scored in the opening minutes for Denmark. But Jussuf Poulsen’s …
UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018, 2:06 p.m.
Kasper Schmeichel’s slew of saves made Yussuf Poulsen’s opportunistic second-half goal stand up in a 1-0 victory over Peru on Saturday at the World Cup.
Thu., May 31, 2018, 1:31 p.m.
Denmark joined some other European countries in deciding Thursday to ban garments that cover the face, including Islamic veils such as the niqab or burqa.
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 2:45 p.m.
A self-taught Danish engineer was convicted of murder Wednesday for luring a Swedish journalist on to his homemade submarine, then torturing and killing her before dismembering her body and dumping …
Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 1:13 p.m.
The office of Spain’s state prosecutor said Sunday it will move to reissue a European arrest warrant for the fugitive former leader of Catalonia if he leaves Belgium and enters …
Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 9:07 a.m.
Catalonia’s former president, a fugitive sought by Spain over a foiled secession bid, will travel to Denmark next week for a university debate despite the possible risk of arrest, officials …
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 9:33 a.m.
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 …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 10:18 a.m.
Lego is having a sleepover at its newly opened Lego House in Denmark.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 9:42 a.m.
Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen, suspected in the death of a Swedish journalist whose torso, decapitated head, legs and clothes were found in the sea off Copenhagen, won’t talk with …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 4:09 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog wing Kyle Dranginis, who plays for Romerstrom Gladiators Trier in Germany’s Pro A League, averaged 30 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists to earn player of the …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 4:45 p.m.
Gonzaga redshirt freshman center Jacob Larsen has been cleared to practice without restriction.
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
Journalist Kim Wall had reported on conflicts, crises and natural disasters around the world. Earlier this month, she set out to sea from laid-back Copenhagen for a story about an …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 3:26 p.m.
A man stabbed eight people Friday in Finland’s western city of Turku, killing two of them, before police shot him in the thigh and detained him, police said. Authorities were …
Sat., May 27, 2017, 12:41 p.m.
Former Zag Kyle Dranginis has picked up an award and a new address.
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Kyle Dranginis is having a strong first season with SISU Copenhagen, a professional team in Denmark.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 12:46 p.m.
Danish prosecutors have filed charges against Uber’s European regional hub in the Netherlands with “helping to commit illegalities.”
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 5:58 p.m.
Greenland is calling on Denmark to clean up an abandoned under-ice missile project and other U.S. military installations left to rust in the pristine landscape after the Cold War.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 1:43 p.m.
Bob Dylan won’t be coming to Stockholm to pick up his 2016 Nobel Prize for literature at the Dec. 10 prize ceremony.
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, 7:15 p.m.
Scientists from the U.S. and Denmark are seeking to map out the plumbing system hidden inside the earth’s crust that’s responsible for the famous Old Faithful geyser and other hydrothermal …
Sun., June 7, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago Joyriding was an ever more serious problem in Spokane, as evidenced by the previous day’s police record.
Sun., June 29, 2014
COPENHAGEN, Denmark – This is what it’s like to live in Denmark, a nation with a narrower wealth gap than almost anywhere else: You’ve been jobless for more than a …