Thirteen dead as helicopter crashes in Norway

Eleven people have been found dead and two are missing after a helicopter crashed west of the Norwegian city of Bergen carrying 13, rescuers say. A massive search and rescue operation was underway on Friday afternoon, with emergency workers saying there was no sign of survivors. “They are searching in the hope of finding survivors.… Read More Thirteen dead as helicopter crashes in Norway

Norwegian hiker discovers 1,200 year old Viking sword

A hiker in Norway recently stumbled across a 1,200 year-old Viking sword while walking an ancient route. The find, which dates from approximately 750 AD and is in exceptionally good condition, was announced by Hordaland County Council. County Conservator Per Morten Ekerhovd described the discovery as “quite extraordinary.” “It’s quite unusual to find remnants from… Read More Norwegian hiker discovers 1,200 year old Viking sword