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See The Real Location Of 'The Scream'

Posted 06.05.2012 | Arts

"The Scream," which recently sold at auction for $120 million, is one of the most recognizable paintings of all time. Though most of us could recogniz...

An Open Letter to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of Singapore

Thor Halvorssen | Posted 04.24.2012 | World
Thor Halvorssen

We request that your government reconsider its travel ban on Dr. Chee and, in the spirit of human rights, allow him to leave Singapore for four days to participate in the Oslo Freedom Forum.

German Composer Heiner Goebbels Wins Ibsen Prize

AP | Posted 03.20.2012 | Arts

OSLO, Norway -- German composer and music director Heiner Goebbels has won the International Ibsen Award for creating new insights in theater that hav...

PHOTOS: A Norwegian Brooklyn?

Megan Eileen McDonough | Posted 04.24.2012 | Travel
Megan Eileen McDonough

Birkelunden Park flea market keeps Grünerløkka alive and thriving. I strolled between the booths like an anthropologist eager to observe the youth culture up close and personal.

Literary Death Match Bumbles Its Way to Scandinavia

Todd Zuniga | Posted 04.16.2012 | Books
Todd Zuniga

I have sometimes described bringing Literary Death Match to a new city as taking a hammer to a fresh sheet of ice, then following the cracks until they dead end.

My Carbon Neutral Sunday Drive

Christine Negroni | Posted 04.11.2012 | Travel
Christine Negroni

In a country of $7-a-gallon fuel and high taxes, electric cars are making inroads -- and I wanted to take one for a test drive.

PHOTOS: Traveling Cheap In The Most Expensive City On Earth

Off Track Planet | Posted 03.13.2012 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Oslo is only expensive for the uninformed and there's always a way to sneak your way to cheap. Whether you're showing off your own crown jewels or stealing the Royals', there's no need for your wallet to ever leave your backpack.

Nobel Prize Laureates Honored

Posted 12.10.2011 | World

On Saturday, December 10, this year's Nobel Prize laureates will be honored in two ceremonies in the Swedish and Norwegian capitals. The three laureat...

Sail Away On The Fred. Olsen Boudicca

The Huffington Post | Chris Wessling | Posted 12.20.2011 | Travel

The Fred. Olsen Boudicca is a popular floating resort. The waters are crowded with sea-worthy vessels, so to make planning easier, we've done all the ...

Nobel Peace Prize Controversies, Past And Present

Posted 12.07.2011 | World

Congratulations from across the world this morning, as the Nobel Committee announced the laureates of its Peaze Price in Oslo today. The Committee rew...

Norway Killer Captured On Camera Minutes Before Car Bomb Blast, Police Say

AP | By BJOERN H. ALMAND | Posted 11.15.2011 | World

OSLO, Norway -- Security cameras captured images of the Norwegian far right extremist accused of killing 77 people minutes before he detonated a car b...

What Is Really Going on in Norway?

Nathan Schneider | Posted 10.05.2011 | World
Nathan Schneider

When a country is shaken by violence, most people expect it to react in kind with force. So what about the most recent act of terrorism in the news -- Anders Behring Breivik's rampage in Norway?

Norway Right-Wing Political Party Goes On Defensive After Attacks

AP | By KARL RITTER | Posted 10.02.2011 | World

OSLO, Norway -- Warning voters about the danger of increasing Muslim influence in Norway, the Progress Party rode a wave of anti-immigrant feeling and...

In the Wake of Oslo Attacks, A Path Forward for Labor?

Michelle Chen | Posted 10.01.2011 | Politics
Michelle Chen

Can labor effectively militate toward ideals of justice, democracy and equality in the face of terror? Now, labor can turn a time of mourning into a moment for reaffirming its purpose.

Oslo and the War on Terror

Michael Brenner | Posted 09.28.2011 | World
Michael Brenner

The Oslo attacks should prompt a moment's reflection on the terrorist threat and how we approach it.

How Norway Responds to Catastrophe

Georgia Kelly | Posted 09.27.2011 | World
Georgia Kelly

The true test of peace is not how we respond when things are rosy, but how we react when our world is turned upside down by terror and violence. Norway's response is a call to peace, civility and care. May we all learn from them!

Brievek Acted Alone, Says Security Chief

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.27.2011 | Home

THE CANADIAN PRESS — OSLO - The man who admitted killing 76 people in a bombing and youth camp massacre last week is a sociopath who acted without a...

Oslo's Central Station Evacuated Due To Suspicious Suitcase

Reuters | Posted 09.25.2011 | World

OSLO, July 26 (Reuters) - Oslo's central station was evacuated and all train and bus service halted after a suspicious suitcase was discovered ear...

Oslo Central Train Station Evacuated As Tension Remains High

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.25.2011 | Home

Oslo's central train station was evacuated early Wednesday morning after a suspicious bag was found on Wednesday morning. Norwegian police also inv...

Humanism Can Help Norway And The World

Roy Speckhardt | Posted 09.25.2011 | Religion
Roy Speckhardt

Though religious people may strive to better the lives of all, their efforts are often limited by the existence of an unavoidable hurdle: all who don't follow their faith are part of the out-group.

Who Gets to Define Terrorism?

Ethan Casey | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics
Ethan Casey

My column last week on drone attacks so clearly struck a nerve that I intended to write a follow-up this week, addressing some of the many comments an...

Traveling Through Norway In The Wake Of Tragedy

Johnny Jet | Posted 09.25.2011 | Travel
Johnny Jet

A distraught Norwegian man came up to my girlfriend and kissed her on the cheek. I thought it was one of her long lost friends until he did the same to me.

Oslo Killer Posted On My Site

FrumForum | July 26th, 2011 at 11:50 Am Nils August Andresen and English | Posted 09.25.2011 | World

How did this worldview of war, death and destruction arise in my peaceful, beloved country of Norway? What is the relationship between a demonizing po...

Norway Suspect Calm, Held In Isolation

AP | By BJOERN AMLAND and SARAH DiLORENZO | Posted 09.24.2011 | World

OSLO, Norway (AP) -- The self-described perpetrator of Norway's deadly bombing and shooting rampage was ordered held in isolation at a hearing Monday ...

Norway Killer A Lone Wolf, Researchers And Police Believe

Reuters | By Wojciech Moskwa and Aasa Christine Stoltz | Posted 09.24.2011 | World

OSLO, July 25 (Reuters) - Norwegian police think gunman Anders Behring Breivik is probably a lone wolf, a view also held by some researchers who cast ...