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Jean Kasem, right, the wife of the late radio personality Casey Kasem with with her attorney Joel Paget - AP file photo)

Publicist: Casey Kasem to be buried in Norway

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A publicist for Casey Kasem’s daughter says the wife of the late radio personality plans to bury him in Norway. Danny Deraney, a publicist for Kerri Kasem, told The Associated Press […]

08/15/2014

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Spy chief: Norway spies on phones outside country

OSLO, Norway (AP) — Norway’s military intelligence chief said Tuesday his country carries out surveillance on millions of phone calls in conflict areas around the world and shares that data with allies, including the United […]

11/19/2013

A crowd forms in the centre bathing in sunlight for the official opening of giant sun mirrors in the town of Rjukan, Norway, Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013. (AP Photo/NTB Scanpix, Terje Bendiksby)

Norway town sees winter sun for 1st time

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — Residents of the small Norwegian town of Rjukan have finally seen the light. Tucked in between steep mountains, the town is normally shrouded in shadow for almost six months a year. […]

10/30/2013

Smoke billows from chimneys of the cooling towers of a coal-fired power plant in Dadong, Shanxi province, China. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)

Report ponders: How sensitive is climate to CO2?

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Scientists are more confident than ever that pumping carbon dioxide into the air by burning fossil fuels is warming the planet. The question is, by how much? It’s something that officials and […]

09/26/2013

Norwegian Marte Deborah Dalelv, 24, shows her passport at the Norwegian Seaman's Club in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Monday, July 22, 2013. Dalelv at the center of a Dubai rape claim dispute said Sunday that officials have dropped her 16-month sentence for having sex outside marriage and she is free to leave the country. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Dubai pardons woman at center of rape dispute

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — With her passport back in hand, a Norwegian woman at the center of a Dubai rape claim dispute said Monday that officials dropped her 16-month sentence for having sex […]

07/22/2013

Polar Bear peers over the edge of an ice floe, Svalbard archipelago, Norway. (AP Photo)

Wanted: Polar bear spotter on Norwegian islands

OSLO, Norway (AP) — Do you enjoy the outdoors and have strong vocal cords? If so, Norway might have a summer job for you: three weeks in the Arctic wilderness spotting polar bears.

04/30/2013

6.6-magnitude quake reported off Arctic island

OSLO, Norway (AP) – An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 struck Thursday off Jan Mayen island in Arctic waters between Greenland and Norway, geological monitoring services said. No damage or injuries were reported. […]

08/30/2012

Norway massacre: Breivik won't appeal prison sentence

OSLO, Norway (AP) – Anders Behring Breivik says he won’t appeal his prison sentence for the massacre of 77 people in bomb and gun attacks last year. At the end of his sentencing hearing Friday, […]

08/24/2012

Norway vows 'humane' conditions for mass killer

OSLO, Norway (AP) – Those expecting Anders Behring Breivik to spend the rest of his days alone in a cramped cell will be disappointed when the far-right fanatic receives his sentence Friday for killing 77 […]

08/22/2012

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