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A Michigan bed & breakfast has taken down their Norwegian flag after it was repeatedly confused for a Confederate flag.
Eight buildings and a caravan slide into the sea in Alta, Norway on June 3 -- and miraculously, no one was hurt. Buildings and debris were left floating as other parts of the eroded land continued to crumble nearby. Local media outlets reported that one person was evacuated and a dog was swept into the see but he swam ashore. (Video source: Jan Egil Bakkerby).
A powerful landslide swept several houses into the sea in Northern Norway on Wednesday. Local media outlets reported the a dog, who also got swept into the sea, swam ashore. (Source: Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue).
The crippled Viking Sky cruise ship reaches port in Norway after harrowing helicopter airlifts rescued half its passengers. The ship carried 1,373 passengers and crew when it had engine trouble and declared Mayday in stormy weather yesterday. Passengers, mostly Americans and British tourists, speak about their rescues.
Rescue workers off Norway's western coast rushed to evacuate 1,300 passengers and crew from a disabled cruise ship by helicopter on Saturday, winching them one-by-one to safety as heaving waves tossed the ship from side to side and high winds battered the operation.