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Elderly man wounded in shooting at Norway mosque, suspect in custody

08 August, 2019 12:37 am 12:37 am

OSLO (Reuters) – An elderly man has been injured in a shooting inside a mosque in Norway, police said on Saturday, adding that one man had been apprehended. The suspected shooter at the al-Noor Islamic Centre near the country’s capital was described as “a young white man” who appeared to have acted alone, the police … Read More


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Passengers airlifted from crippled cruise ship in storm off Norway

03 March, 2019 9:30 am 9:30 am

OSLO (Reuters) – Rescue helicopters evacuated more than 150 people from a luxury cruise ship which suffered engine failure on Saturday in stormy weather off the west coast of Norway, police and rescue workers said. The maritime rescue service said the Viking Sky, with 1,373 passengers and crew on board, had sent out a mayday … Read More