| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
A Pakistani-Norwegian beauty who started as an actress, Iram Haq made a bold and personal feature debut with "I Am Yours." A heart-wrenching drama turning on a lonely single mother struggling to find love and face her judgmental mother, the film world-...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 6:30 AM
GOTEBORG - Doing one of the things it does best - tapping into original genre talent from the four corners of the globe - L.A-based XYZ Films has boarded "Party Animal," a werewolf pic from cult Norwegian genre scribe-helmer Patrik Syversen ("Hellfjord"),...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:05 PM
When: Feb. 14.
Best of the U.S.: Ted Ligety, Bode Miller.
Best of the rest: Aksel Lund Svindal (Norway), Alexis Pinturault (France), Marcel Hirscher (Austria).
U.S. chances to medal: Pretty good, given Ligety won combined gold in 2006 at Turin and...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:25 PM
On a hot July afternoon, Martin Riese sits in a suit at one of the patio tables at Ray's and Stark with eight bottles of water and 16 glasses in front of him. He laughs as museum goers pause in front of his table to smirk or make a comment about the odd...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Nobel prizes in science often go to researchers of an advanced age — many are retired by the time the call comes from Oslo saying they've won.
Fred Kavli, a Norwegian immigrant who got rich from a business he founded in Van Nuys making...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 1:27 PM
French authorities on Tuesday arrested a Norwegian "black metal" musician and neo-Nazi on suspicion of planning "a large terrorist act."
Varg Vikernes is an alleged sympathizer of mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik, according to the Associated Press....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:07 PM
More details emerged Wednesday concerning the case of a Norwegian "black metal" musician and neo-Nazi arrested on suspicion of planning a "a large terrorist act."
French authorities arrested Varg Vikernes and his wife Tuesday at a home near Salon-la-...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:33 AM
Nearly doubling maternity leave in Norway had little long-term effect on children's school performance, parent's income or the labor participation of women, a new study found.
Extending paid leave for new Norwegian mothers to 35 weeks to 18 weeks...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Characters from "Frozen," Disney's next animated feature, will make appearances at Epcot's Norway pavilion and in a Magic Kingdom presentation later this year, Disney World announced.
The film, which debuts in theaters on Nov. 27, features optimistic...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:32 PM
WASHINGTON — Despite pressure from the Obama administration, Albania's prime minister said Friday that he would not allow the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons in the European country.
Prime Minister Edi Rama surprised some Western officials...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Steven Van Zandt knows his way around the underworld. For six seasons on "The Sopranos," he played Silvio Dante, the consigliere to crime boss Tony Soprano who obediently carried out his orders with a distinctive glower.
But these days the actor is...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:11 PM
24 hours of "A Christmas Story" (TBS, Tuesday and Wednesday). Jean Shepherd's hardy holiday classic turns 30 this year. (I will pause for those who need to sit for a second in order to take that number in.) Adding tradition to tradition, TBS will again...