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New red “Santa” statue

Red version of controversial statue unveiled in Oslo’s Ekebergparken The Local A 20-foot-tall statue by artist Paul McCarthy, officially named Santa but known colloquially as the “Butt Plug Gnome,” has been unveiled in Oslo....

Following Amundsen's footsteps

The Norwegian South Pole expedition arrived at the Union Glacier in Antarctica safely on Friday Oct. 28, after a week’s delay. “They landed on Union Glacier at 3:45 p.m. Chilean time, or 8:45 p.m....

January 2010 e-Newsletter

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Norway house prices up 1.4 pct in July from June

Norwegian house prices rose for the fourth consecutive month in July, with seasonally-adjusted prices up 1.4 percent from June, real estate industry associations reported on Monday. On a year-on-year basis, prices rose 3.1 percent...