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A B-52 Stratofortress returns to RAF Fairford, England, after flying a sortie over Norway, March 28, 2019.

A major US bomber deployment to Europe led to some amazing photos — and to some close encounters with Russia

US and Russian aircraft have been operating in close proximity to one another as a massive B-52 force trains alongside NATO allies in Europe.
In total, six helicopters were used in the mission.

Search-and-rescue crew members describe what it was like during the 18-hour mission to rescue 1,300 cruise passengers during a storm

Speaking to INSIDER, a Search and Rescue pilot and crewman detailed the tense, yet swift operation to get over 400 people off the Viking Sky cruise.

‘We saw a wave that covered the entire ship’: Passengers describe what it was like on the cruise ship where 1,300 people were stranded

Over the weekend, over 1,300 passengers were left stranded when the Viking Sky cruise ship motored right into choppy storm waters off Norway's coast.
The 110-foot-long structure is partially submerged in the sea.

The world’s largest underwater restaurant just opened in Norway, and it has a 36-foot window that looks right out into the seabed so guests can ...

An underwater restaurant aptly named "Under" just opened in Norway. It has a panoramic window through which guests can watch marine life swim by.
The North Yungas Road is often considered the most dangerous in the world.

7 of the most dangerous roads in the world

The world's most dangerous roads are often carved into the sides of mountains at high altitudes.

Norway’s $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund is dumping billions’ worth of stock in oil and gas companies

Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's biggest, will divest about $7.5 billion from oil and gas explorers and producers to cut its oil price risk.
The shipwrecked Norwegian frigate KNM Helge Ingstad during a salvage operation near Bergen, Norway, February 26, 2019.

Norway has begun raising the elite warship that sank after getting rammed by an oil tanker

The KNM Helge Ingstad, one of Norway's five advanced frigates, collided with an oil tanker in November and has been submerged on Norway's coast since.

Prince Harry chartered a private jet home from Norway to make it back in time for Valentine’s Day with Meghan Markle

Prince Harry spent his first Valentine's Day as a married man in northern Norway with the British armed forces.
The igloo Prince Harry visited had some unique decor.

British soldiers training in the Arctic set up a bizarre igloo shrine to Harry and Meghan for the prince’s visit

The prince was dropping in on British armed forces taking part in winter survival training in Bardufoss, northern Norway.

Norwegian authorities are investigating allegations that Tidal’s streaming numbers for Beyonce and Kanye West albums were inflated

Investigators in Norway are looking at Tidal's streaming numbers following claims of manipulation, according to Reuters.