Kon-Tiki 2 will sample trash levels in the Pacific

...named after the Peruvian Sun God ? was considered a success.On Nov. 7, a group of 14 sailors and scientists ? mostly from Norway ? boarded a pair of similarly constructed rafts and set out from Peru for Easter Island. Calling their expedition Kon-Tiki...

US takes Algarve Cup opener over Norway

...in Portugal with a 2-1 victory over Norway on Wednesday.Trailing 1-0 at the half...late in the first half to give No. 12 Norway the lead.The United States has won the...Winnipeg, Manitoba, on June 6, while Norway plays Thailand in Group B on June 7 in...

Top-ranked Germany plays to draw with Norway in Women's World Cup

...the second half, giving 1995 champion Norway a 1-1 tie against top-ranked Germany...11th international goal.Germany outshot Norway 27-4.Both teams are 1-0-1 with...play against Thailand on Monday, when Norway faces Ivory Coast. CANADA 0, NEW ZEALAND...

Norway's Kristoff wins 12th Tour de France stage as Italy's Nibali retains yellow jersey

SAINT-ETIENNE, France - Alexander Kristoff, of Norway, in a solo show of opportunistic racing, won the 12th stage...second in two previous sprints. "It was time to win."In Norway, there was a lot of pressure on me: I am the only Norwegian...

Norway tops U.S. for soccer gold medal

...the gold-medal game in Sydney to lift Norway over the Americans and give the U.S...their possession roughly twice as long as Norway did. Just as they had in their first game against Norway in Sydney, the Americans scored early...

Norway tops Brazil

...the World Cup down to seven minutes, Norway scored twice, including a controversial...Flo got the tying goal. With the win, Norway handed the four-time Cup winners their...definitely," Flo said. "We made history in Norway today." Trailing 1-0 and looking like...

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World Cup win might pit Norway vs. U.S.

FOXBORO, Mass. - Norway cranked up its offense in time for an...United States in the Women's World Cup. Norway beat South Korea 7-1 Saturday, just...Dagny Mellgren, who had two goals for Norway. That happened in the semifinals of...

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Norway edges Italy again for men's relay gold

MIDWAY, Utah -- Norway won the gold medal in the men's 40-kilometer...Aukland said. The moved almost cost Norway the race. Kristen Skjeldal, chosen...the best sprinter in the world, passed Norway's Thomas Alsgaard as they entered the...

United States, Norway to build space junk monitoring station

OSLO, Norway -- Earth's `backyard' is so cluttered with space junk that the United States and Norway are planning a giant radar station to help...station, called Globus II, will be built in Norway's Arctic, a few miles from Russian military...

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Soccer: US blanks Norway

...S. national team to a 5-0 rout of Norway on Sunday in an international friendly...Americans spent most of the afternoon deep on Norway's side of the field. The 25-year-old...when he drove a left-footed shot past Norway's Espen Johnsen in the fourth minute...

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