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Jean-Claude Juncker

The Latest: Asylum applications up across the Nordics

The latest developments in the hundreds of thousands of refugees and other migrants passing through Europe on their way west. All times local. ___ 7:10 p.m. Immigration officials in Sweden say that the number of migrants who arrived last month more than doubled over the previous month to 24,000, bringing this year's number at the end of September to more than 73,000. In neighboring Finland, officials said some 11,000 asylum-seekers arrived last month, bringing this year's figure to more than 19,600 so far, up from a 2014 total of 3,650. In Norway, the number of migrants grew fourfold last month to 4,900 compared with September 2014, with 13,250 so far this year — 4,500...