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The al-Noor Islamic Centre mosque in Sandvika, Norway August 11, 2019.

Shooting at Norway Mosque will be investigated as possible act of terrorism, police say

Police said they were investigating the gunman, a young, white male carrying several guns, who had expressed far-right, anti-immigrant views online.
The author's daughter, Vivian Johnson, on land in Norway.

I took my family of 6 on a trip to Norway, one of the most expensive countries in the world, for under $7,000

Instead of visiting Norway by land, take a cruise instead — your lodging, food, and transportation are all included in one low price.
A private Cessna 560XL aircraft seen after crashing while landing at Aarhus Airport in Tirstrup, Denmark, on August 6, 2019.

A private jet carrying Pink’s manager and crew crash-landed and burst into flames, but nobody was hurt

The Cessna 560XL been traveling from Oslo, Norway, police said. Pink performed there on Monday and is due to play in Denmark on Wednesday.

5 countries that have taken radical steps to eliminate firearm deaths — and what the US can learn from them

While no country is a pure analog for America, its peers have taken massive, successive steps to driving down killings, like destroying guns in bulk.
The "Cliff Concept Boutique Hotel" has been proposed by a Turkish architectural company.

Architect designed a hotel built into a cliff with a pool suspended over a Norwegian fjord

The gravity-defying pool would feature a clear glass bottom so swimmers can look down at the stunning landscape as they get their lengths in.
28-year-old Maren Ueland (L) from Norway and 24-year-old Louisa Jespersen from Denmark (R) were killed on December 18.

3 men have been sentenced to death over the murder of 2 Scandinavian backpackers that was filmed and posted online

Abdelsamad al-Joud, Younes Ouziad and Rashid Afati were sentenced to death for the murders of Louisa Vesterager Jespersen and Maren Ueland in Morocco.
K-278 Komsomolets

A sunken one-of-a-kind Soviet nuclear sub appears to be leaking radiation into the sea

Forty-two Russian sailors died when the nuclear sub Komsomolets sank 30 years ago. Researchers just detected elevated radiation levels near the wreck.
A researcher holds the Arctic fox that made the record-setting journey.

A tagged arctic fox shocked scientists when it traveled more than 2,700 miles — from Norway to Canada — in just 76 days

Norwegian researchers published a paper on the fox last week, and said it was the fastest journey ever recorded for an arctic fox.

Ranked: The countries with the tallest people in the world

Everyone knows Icelanders are tall — just look at Hafþór Björnsson, who plays "The Mountain" on "Game of Thrones" — but are they the world's tallest?
Some of the world's tallest men: Russian Sergey Ilin, 226cm, American Dave Rasmussen, 221cm, and Robert Steven, 219cm, wait at a pedestrian crossing in Paris.

Ranked: The countries with the tallest people in the world

Everyone knows Icelanders are tall — just look at Hafþór Björnsson, who plays "The Mountain" on "Game of Thrones" — but are they the world's tallest?