Norway

Norway islanders want to go 'time-free' when sun doesn't set

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Residents of a Norwegian island where the sun doesn't set for 69 days of the year want to go "time-free" and have more flexible school and working hours to make the most...Read more

Beluga whale with Russian harness raises alarm in Norway

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A beluga whale found with a tight harness that appeared to be Russian made has raised the alarm of Norwegian officials.Read more

Helicopters rescue Norway cruise ship passengers amid storm

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A passenger who was winched off the Viking Sky cruise ship by helicopter as a massive storm hit western Norway says the rescue was terrifying.Read more


Who'd prefer their country to Trump's US? Norwegians would

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Norwegians generally live longer than Americans. There's a generous safety net of health care and pensions. And although it's pricey, the country last year was named the...Read more

John Legend on fatherhood: 'You want people to have justice'

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The Nobel Peace Prize winners will be serenaded by John Legend on Monday and for that they can thank Legend's infant daughter — and a second baby on the way.Read more

Billionaire Norwegian given $30,400 drunken driving fine

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A 22-year-old Norwegian student has been handed a 250,000-kroner ($30,400) fine for drunken driving — but can still count herself lucky.Read more

WATCH: Dashcam video shows truck nearly hit kids getting off bus

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The incident was captured by another truck driver's dash camera as he was headed in the opposite direction.Read more

Norwegian hockey teams play record 8 overtime periods

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Joakim Jensen finally ended what is believed to be the longest game in hockey history, scoring in the eighth overtime in the Norwegian League playoffs.Read more