| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Snowboarder Jamie Anderson, who won Olympic gold in the slopestyle event at the 2014 Games in Sochi, Russia, will kick off the pool party season Sunday at the Palazzo Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.
Anderson and athletes Kaitlyn Farrington, who won gold...
| May 15, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Then-presidential Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel gave Norway's U.S. ambassador "a dressing down" in 2009 after President Barack Obama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, according to Norway's former delegate to the United Nations.
Morten Wetland, Norway's...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:43 PM
It is often said that success in anything is part skill and part talent. In the art industry, it's also a whole lot of perseverance. That is certainly the case with L.A. painter Lisa Adams, a figure who, over the course of her career, has changed styles,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A few days after Adolf Hitler came to power in Germany in 1933, Torgny Segerstedt, the editor in chief of one of Sweden's major newspapers, wrote a scathing article about Der Führer and the Nazi regime: "To force the politics and press of the entire world...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:23 PM
A group of young singers who are finalists in Norway's version of "America's Got Talent" will be visiting the Bethlehem to work with local singers at workshops and perform in a concert. Viva Youth Chorus from Norway, who made it......
| Jun 7, 2014
| 5:01 AM
Our national recollection of the storming of the Normandy beaches by Allied troops on June 6, 1944, is one of pride, thanks and a sense of inevitability, because we know now that the invasion was the beginning of the end for the Nazi forces. But as the...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Here are the prospective U.S. starters for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil:
TIM HOWARD Goalkeeper
Age: 35. Club team: Everton (England).
Caps: 100. Goals: 0.
On his second World Cup team ... Tied for second in national team history with 100 caps...
| May 15, 2014
| 2:39 PM
Edvard Grieg Lodge, Sons of Norway will mark its 57th anniversary with a catered Norwegian dinner on Saturday, May 31. The event, which begins with a social hour at 6 p.m., will be held in Fellowship Hall at Lutheran Church in the Foothills, 1700 Foothill...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:07 PM
An 18-year-old Norwegian, Stian Ytterdahl, of Lørenskog, Norway, was coerced by friends to tattoo a McDonald's receipt on his right forearm. And yikes ... McDonald's really is expensive in Norway.
Ytterdahl told Norwegian newspaper Romerikes Blad that...
| May 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Nominees for the 35th annual Banff World Media Festival Rockie Awards were announced today, honoring excellence in television and media content from around the globe. Nominees in the Serial Drama category, which is currently a shortlist of 25 entries,...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:40 PM
LONDON – NATO named a new leader Friday, tapping a former Norwegian prime minister as it seeks to shore up the alliance amid fears of a new Russian expansionism.
Jens Stoltenberg will take the reins from current NATO Secretary General Anders...