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Where to Go for Your Norway Job Search

Jobs in Norway offer a wide variety of benefits, steady employment, and high pay. Finding a job in Norway isn't hard either, there is a low rate of …

Employment

10 things that will happen when you move to Norway

1. You’ll have to learn how to ski the second you walk off the plane.<p>You’re not Norwegian if you don’t know how to ski. This is a nation that …

KitKat

Norway Drops Plan To Jail People For Helping Homeless

OSLO, Feb 5 (Reuters) - Norway's government dropped a plan to ban begging on Thursday after opposition parties and rights campaigners said it would criminalize anyone offering help to the poorest people in one of the world's richest nations.<p>The opposition Center Party dropped its previous support …

USA vs. Norway Women's Soccer: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 Algarve Cup

Carli Lloyd scored a pair of second-half goals to lead the United States to a 2-1 victory over Norway in its first match at the 2015 Algarve Cup.<p>Both national teams will take part in the Women's World Cup, which starts in June. This tournament serves as a warm-up competition for that marquee event …

Norway's prison without bars: 'It's a trust thing' | Crime

<b>Oslo, Norway -</b> As a prison guard for the past 38 years, Lasse Andresen has seen it all.<p>He's worked in five prisons in Norway - low and high security, rural and urban, old and new.<p>Along the way, one of his colleagues was raped and killed by two inmates. His two daughters are now prison officers …

Crime

Longest US Army Troop Movement In Europe Since Patton Sends Message To Putin

6:16 PM 03/30/2015<p>Operation Dragoon Ride, the longest U.S. Army movement in Europe since Gen. George S. Patton, is set to conclude later this week. …

U.S. Army

US Army Eyes Ukraine Conflict for Intel on Russian Military Technology

The U.S. Army is working to glean intelligence on Russian military technology from the conflict between pro-Russian separatists and Ukrainian forces, …

Military

US Army Readiness at Historically Low Level

© AP Photo / J. Scott Applewhite, File<p>US Congress Needs to Review Military Budget Cuts: Army General<p>The Army is dealing with cuts so severe that only …

U.S. Army funds research for 3D printed body armor inspired by fish scales

Apr. 8, 2015 | By Simon<p>It should come with little surprise that some of the best product designs and technologies in existence are based off of the …

White House says it's always a target amid reports of hack

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's spokesman says the White House is always going to be a target for hackers.<p>Josh Earnest came close on …

Senate creating secret encyclopedia of US spy programs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trying to get a handle on hundreds of sensitive, closely held surveillance programs, a Senate committee is compiling a secret …

US, Iran support for dueling sides in Yemen raises prospect of proxy fight

Intervention by the U.S. and Iran in Yemen is raising the prospect of a proxy war even as the Obama administration tries to reach a nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic – with Iran sending two ships to waters near Yemen, as the U.S. speeds up military aid to the Saudi-led coalition striking …

Tom Cotton: Military Action Against Iran Would Take Only 'Several Days'

<b>This story was updated April 9 at 4 p.m. ET.</b><p>Sen. Tom Cotton accused President Obama of holding up a "false choice" between his framework deal on Iran's nuclear program and war. He also seemed to diminish what military action against Iran would entail.<p>"Even if military action were required, the …

The war against ISIS has reached a crucial point

The offensive marked the first time ground forces had recaptured a Sunni city from the incredibly brutal terrorist group that has nevertheless positioned itself as a vanguard for Iraq's minority religious sect.<p>The anti-ISIS ground force — which consisted mostly of Shi'ite militia groups fighting …

White House swipes at Netanyahu with tweet of Iran bomb diagram

The White House took an apparent swipe at Benjamin Netanyahu on Twitter Wednesday, posting a diagram similar to one used by the Israeli prime minister -- only this time, using it to defend the Iran nuclear deal.<p>The White House tweet included a cartoonish sketch of a bomb. On the left side were the …

V-Lodge in Norway by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

1203 days ago<p>Architecture<br>• Home Design<p>Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter studio have designed the V-Lodge, a minimalist cabin located in Norway.<p>Project …

Architecture

Norway Keeps Rates Unchanged

Norwegian krone soars against the euro after central bank’s surprise move<p>OSLO—Norway’s central bank on Thursday bucked a regional trend and decided to leave interest rates unchanged, saying its rate reduction in December had lowered the risk of slowing economic growth triggering a fall in inflation.<p>…

Norway toughens residence rules

<b>NEWS ANALYSIS: The Norwegian government is about to make it much tougher for many foreign nationals to move to Norway and settle down in the country.</b> …

For businesses, Venezuela is the riskiest, Norway the safest

Venezuela is the riskiest country in the world for businesses. A devalued currency, rampant inflation, and shortages of goods from milk to cars make …

riskiest

Travel Through Norway the Viking Ship Museum Oslo

‘Back to normal behaviour:’ Echoes of Cold War in Norway as Russia resumes military flights testing NATO defences

BODO, Norway – From his command post burrowed deep into a mountain of quartz and slate north of the Arctic Circle, the 54-year-old commander of the …

How Norway lost control of its own secret $500 million Arctic naval base

During the Cold War, Norway built a secret naval base, Olavsvern, that was carved into the mountain just outside the city of Tromsø, in the Arctic Circle. The base—comprised of a submarine hangar made of rock, direct sea access, nearly 150,000 sq ft of buildings and almost double that in bombproof …

Ocean Exploration

John Kerry warns Iran over support for Houthis in Yemen

Photograph: Mohammed Huwais/AFP/Getty Images<p>A Yemeni man sits in his car in Sana’a after it was damaged in a reported air strike by the Saudi-led …

How the U.S. thinks Russians hacked the White House

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Russian hackers behind the damaging cyber intrusion of the State Department in recent months used that perch to penetrate sensitive parts of the White House computer system, according to U.S. officials briefed on the investigation.<p>While the White House has said the breach only …

U.S. State Department