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Denmark 2-0 Wales: Nations League – as it happened | Football

67 min That goal, and especially the manner of it, has deflated a Wales team that started the second half really well. If they’re not careful this could get messy. Eriksen, given far too much space against, drags a deflected Read more…


Lego Wants to Completely Remake Its Toy Bricks (Without Anyone Noticing)

BILLUND, Denmark — At the heart of this town lies a building that is a veritable temple to the area’s most famous creation, the humble Lego brick. It is filled with complex creations, from a 50-foot tree to a collection Read more…


America’s hottest export? Sperm | Science

Ella Rasmussen’s doctors started to prod her about children when she turned 30. She was single, suffered from endometriosis, and contemplated a hysterectomy. After several years, the nudges took hold. Because she wasn’t a good candidate to freeze only her Read more…


First woman fined in Denmark for wearing full-face veil | World news

A 28-year-old woman wearing a niqab on Friday became the first person in Denmark to be fined for violating a new law banning full-face Islamic veils in public places, media reported. Police were called to a shopping centre in Horsholm, Read more…


Denmark’s Ban on Muslim Face Veil Met with Protest

COPENHAGEN — Denmark’s ban on face veils in public took effect on Wednesday, setting off protests and reigniting a debate over a law that rights groups say discriminates against Muslim women. The law, passed in May, does not specifically mention Read more…


In Denmark, Harsh New Laws for Immigrant ‘Ghettos’

For their part, many residents of Danish “ghettos” say they would move if they could afford to live elsewhere. On a recent afternoon, Ms. Naassan was sitting with her four sisters in Mjolnerparken, a four-story, red brick housing complex that Read more…


Croatia send Denmark out of World Cup after Subasic heroics in shootout | Football

There are some matches in which the spectre of penalties begins to loom with indecent haste. Everybody knew where this last-16 showdown was heading from an early point in the second half – possibly even sooner – and yet it Read more…


World Cup 2018: Croatia v Denmark – live! | Football

Croatia: Subasic, Vrsaljko, Lovren, Vida, Strinic, Rakitic, Brozovic, Rebic, Modric, Perisic, Mandzukic. Subs: Livakovic, Corluka, Kovacic, Kramaric, Jedvaj, Bradaric, Caleta-Car, Badelj, Pjaca, Pivaric, Lovre Kalinic. Denmark: Schmeichel, Knudsen, Kjaer, Mathias Zanka Jorgensen, Dalsgaard, Christensen, Delaney, Eriksen, Poulsen, Cornelius, Braithwaite. Subs: Read more…


World Cup 2018: Messi, Ronaldo out and Spain v Russia buildup – live! | Football

As a 9 year old in Dublin, wearing my O’Neills Brazil kit, captivated by Socrates and Eder screamers v Russia. I was hooked, scrapbook meticulously updated before my dad read the paper. Tears when Rossi killed the dream. So many Read more…


Where Danes Butt Heads (Politely) With Their Leaders

ALLINGE, Denmark — For four days a year in June, Danes like to pretend there are no boundaries between them. They gather for Folkemodet, “the people’s political festival,” where the prime minister, chief executives of top companies and other respected Read more…