| Aug 16, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Casey Kasem's body was reportedly on the way to Europe earlier this week, and late Thursday the destination was determined: Norway, the Los Angeles Times reported.
That's a long way for the remains ofthe Top 40 radio icon to travel, especially given the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Earlier today, before I turned her off in mid-sentence, a pleasant woman on the radio who was trying not to sound bigoted was saying that immigrants in her family from Norway and Poland and elsewhere didn't arrive in this country expecting everyone to...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Russia on Thursday began rolling out a sweeping embargo on food imports from the United States, members of the European Union and allied nations in response to those countries' economic sanctions for Moscow's aggressiveness in Ukraine.
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:19 AM
ST. ETIENNE, France -- Norway's Alexander Kristoff beat Peter Sagan in a sprint to win the 12th stage of the Tour de France, a 185.5-kilometer ride from Bourg en Bresse on Thursday.
Katusha ride Kristoff timed his effort perfectly to win with a...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:30 PM
BOGOTA - Multi-laurelled Colombian director Ruben Mendoza, whose "Dust on the Tongue" swept best Colombian film and director at 2014's Cartagena Fest, the country's biggest film meet, has set his next film, "El patron ultravioleta."
Produced by the...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:07 AM
The World Series of Poker winnowed down to its final nine players Monday night, and they represent six countries: Brazil, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden and the United States. The players will return to the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino on Nov. 10 to...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:30 PM
PARIS- "Beatles," a coming-of-age tale based on Lars Saabye Christensen's bestseller, is set to open the 42th Norwegian Intl. Film Festival in Haugesund.
"Like the novel, ('Beatles') is a spot-on portrait of an age. It is a humorous and sensitive story...
| Jul 16, 2014
Could it be? Are the voices of reason and fiscal prudence at last winning out over greedy special interests, mathematically illiterate pundits and corrupt politicians?
In other words, has the world finally realized what a superbly dumb idea it is to...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:49 AM
Keep an ear out in July for a variety of sounds, from R&B in New Orleans to new music in Newfoundland, from Polynesian chants in the Pacific Northwest to yodeling in the Swiss Alps. Summer regattas make a splash too, with sailing craft, kayaks and even...
| Jun 29, 2014
A set of headlights on the Serbian side of the Danube River disappeared into a tunnel and emerged, and I had to remind myself that it was I — not the land — that was drifting by. In that moment, I was as carefree as a leaf on a stream, a...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Listen to Splash Mountain!
No, not the Splash Mountain in Walt Disney World or Disneyland, we're actually in Norway touring the gorgeous fjords with Adventures by Disney where one waterfall is bigger and more awesome than the next. In less than an hour...