Norway approves same-sex marriage law

OSLO, Norway, June 12 (UPI) -- Norwegian lawmakers said that, despite opposition from conservative critics, they have approved a law allowing same-sex couples to marry.

Student gets 30 days for cake assault

OSLO, Norway, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- A Norwegian business college student received a 30-day jail term Monday for throwing a cream cake at the Finance minister on her first day at work.

Student faces 15 years for throwing cake

OSLO, Norway, Dec. 1 (UPI) -- A Norwegian student who could get 15 years in prison for throwing a cake at the finance minister says he hopes to put his legal troubles behind him.

Political cake-throwing in Scandinavia

OSLO, Norway, July 28 (UPI) -- A 24-year old student in Norway may face serious charges after throwing a cake at Finance Minister Kristin Halvorsen, Aftenposten reported.

Norway leaders divided over Israel boycott

OSLO, Norway, Jan. 5 (UPI) -- Norwegian Finance Minister Kristin Halvorsen is backing a planned consumer boycott of Israeli goods, contradicting her government's policy.