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European children suffer narcolepsy after swine-flu vaccinations

OSLO — In 2009, the Norwegian health authorities urged everyone to receive vaccinations after the World Health Organization designated swine flu a pandemic. Now more than 170 children are suffering from narcolespy apparently caused by the innoculations. 

Reindeer eyes change color in winter

They're the only mammals known to change eye color in response to seasonal changes in light.
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A new study finds that reindeer eye color changes with the seasons. (Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP/Getty Images)
Quick – what color are reindeers’ eyes?
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Confessions of a taxicab driver, who just also happens to be Norway's PM (VIDEO)

Is your cab driver overly curious about your political opinions? It could be your elected leader trying to find out more about the average voter.

Anders Behring Breivik rejected by Oslo University

The university said the Breivik, 34, lacked the qualifications to study at the institution, as he has not completed high school.

Anders Behring Breivik applies to study politics at Oslo University

"You cannot tape over the mouths of those you disagree with, or shoot them, and that's some of what I hope will be a punishment for Breivik. If he wants to relate to these studies and get what he wants, credits, he must do it our way."

Dubai pardons alleged rape victim convicted of 'extramarital sex'

Marte Deborah Dalelv, a Norwegian national sentenced to 16 months in prison in Dubai, was handed back her passport and told she was free to leave the country.
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The Cayan tower (C), the world's tallest twisted tower stands at Dubai's Marina on June 11, 2013 in the United Arab Emirates, UAE. (KARIM SAHIBSAHIB/AFP/Getty Images)
A Norwegian woman convicted of having extramarital sex after reporting being raped in Dubaihas been pardoned.
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Long-lost Nazi submarine U-486 found off coast of Norway

The U-486 last sailed on April 12, 1945, when she came under attack from a British submarine. A torpedo broke the German vessel in two, sending her and all 48 crew onboard to the bottom of the seabed.

Norway's oil wealth jumped 13.4% last year in record gain

Norway's oil wealth fund's value jumped 13.4 percent last year.

Norway plans 12 hour broadcast of...burning wood

Always wanted to watch wood burn for 12 hours straight on television, but never got the chance? Norwegian public television has your back: the NRK network broadcast just for on February 15th, complete with "colour commentary."

'Africa for Norway' spoof charity single satirizes African stereotypes (VIDEO)

"Africans unite to save Norwegians from dying of frostbite. You too can donate your radiator and spread some warmth!" says the website for Radi-aid.
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Africans, unite to save Norwegians from dying of frostbite! (Screengrab)
"Africans unite to save Norwegians from dying of frostbite," says the website for "Radi-aid," a campaign to draw attention to stereotypes about Africa.
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