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Topic - Sweden
A Swedish court on Wednesday upheld its detention order on Julian Assange, reaffirming the legal basis for an international warrant for the WikiLeaks founder which has kept him hiding in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London for two years.
Woods will have Angel Cabrera and Henrik Stenson in his group when he opens his major championship season Thursday in the British Open. Woods had back surgery before the Masters and missed the opening two majors.
The Capitals have used their first pick on a player from a Swedish League in six of the last eight years.
The Capitals may trade up to take a defenseman in Friday night's draft. If not, who will they take at No. 13?
Capitals assistant coach Calle Johansson - a former NHL player who appeared in 983 games with the franchise - has left the team for family reasons.
Tee times and pairings are set for the 2014 U.S. Open, which begins Thursday in Pinehurst, North Carolina.
Goals by Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard gave Belgium a 2-0 win over Sweden in a World Cup warm-up game Sunday.
Sweden's Jens Dantorp and Eddie Pepperell of England both opened with 6-under-par 66s to share the lead after the first day of the Nordea Masters on Thursday.
Liverpool defender Daniel Agger scored in second-half stoppage time to give Denmark a 1-0 win over Sweden on Wednesday.
Tony Gustavsson has been hired as a full-time assistant to U.S. women's head coach Jill Ellis.
With the victory, Russia avenged a loss to Finland in the quarterfinals in the Sochi Olympics and earned its fifth gold since the 1991 breakup of the Soviet Union.
Star forwards Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin scored eight minutes apart to lead Russia to a 5-2 victory over Finland in the final of the ice hockey world championship on Sunday for its second title in three years.
Finland blanked the Czech Republic 3-0 in the semifinals of the ice hockey world championship on Saturday to set up a final against Russia.
Canada lost in the quarterfinals at a fifth consecutive ice hockey world championship when Finland scored late to win 3-2 on Thursday.
Tyler Johnson scored twice to reduce the deficit in the third but the U.S., bronze medalists last year, came up short.Finland will play the Czech Republic in the semifinals on Saturday, while Russia will meet either defending champion Sweden or Belarus.