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Updated: 15th November 2019 14:31Sweden

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The rise of "flight shame" in Sweden is persuading people to stay on the ground. Will the movement spread to the U.S.?
King Carl XVI Gustaf stripped the children of their royal highness status amid questions about the cost of the taxpayer-supported monarchy.
Officials from Pyongyang and Washington failed to come to an agreement during a meeting in Sweden.

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Authorities said the combination of letters was "offensive" and violated motor vehicle department rules.
The rapper, whose case attracted the attention of President Trump, was given a suspended sentence and will not face prison time.
Presidential hostage crisis envoy Robert O'Brien sent that message in a letter to the Swedish Prosecution Authority.
President Donald Trump commented on the rapper's release on Twitter.
Diplomat Robert O’Brien's appearance is another sign of the president's involvement in the rapper's case.
"We will make our voices heard," said the Swedish teenager who inspired the Fridays for Future youth movement for climate action.
"Political interference in the process is distinctly off limits," Carl Bildt wrote. "Clear?”
The U.S. rapper, whose detention has prompted a major international response, will remain in custody until his trial, prosecutors said Thursday.
"While you're at it, could you also let those kids in cages out?" the singer asked the president.
The rapper has been detained for his potential involvement in a Stockholm street fight.
The American rapper's ongoing detention has led to a public outcry from celebrities, hip-hop artists, politicians and fans.
Four lawmakers have called on the U.S. government to become involved in the case, citing "human rights violations" committed against the rapper.
The U.S. women are moving on to the knockout rounds of the 2019 World Cup after 270 minutes of nearly flawless soccer.
U.S. authorities are also seeking the WikiLeaks founder's extradition.
Swedish prosecutors have decided to reopen a rape case involving Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.