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FIFA corruption case

FIFA hires Norwegian soccer official Kjetil Siem as president Gianni Infantino's head of strategic matters - AP

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom

Bomb squad on way to Rygge Airport in Norway as Manchester-bound plane is evacuated; 2 men arrested - Norway Today

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The White House, Washington, DC

Photo: Tent being set up in White House lawn for the Nordic state dinner - @khennessey

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environment

Obama, leaders of 5 Nordic countries agree to new environmental protections for the Arctic that would restrict oil and gas drilling - The Hill

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politics

More: President Obama says he and Nordic leaders 'are united in our concern about Russia's growing aggressive military presence and posture in the Baltic-Nordic region' - @AndrewBeatty

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White House (Executive Office of the President of the United States)

President Obama says at conclusion of meeting with Nordic leaders from Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark: 'There was probably too much agreement' - @markknoller

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Norway

Denmark, Norway prepared to contribute to 'enhanced allied forward presence' with NATO, per statement - Reuters

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Barack Obama

Photo: President Obama hosts US-Nordic Leaders Summit at the White House - @jeffmason1

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Mexico

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon names choices for top UN environments posts: Norway's Erik Solheim to head environment agency, Mexico's Patricia Espinosa Cantellano for top climate change post - AP

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

Technical error cited as caused of helicopter crash that killed 11 oil workers, 2 crew in Norway last week, say officials - Reuters

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

British man who died in a helicopter crash in Norway named as 41-year-old Iain Stuart from Aberdeenshire - Sky News

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

Norwegian police say search continues for 2 missing in helicopter crash on island off Bergen; working to identify 11 victims found so far - AP

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

Airbus grounds all Super Puma helicopter commercial passenger flights after Norway crash - Reuters

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

UK Civil Aviation Authority suspends flights of Super Puma helicopters of the same type that crashed off Norway - Reuters

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

The Airbus helicopter that crashed off Norway killing at least 11 had maintenance servicing delayed twice last year, official says - Sky News

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

Norwegian Aviation Authority bans all helicopters like the one that crashed near Bergen from flying - AP

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

Rescue efforts at helicopter crash site off Norway ends at 5pm local time; all 13 on board presumed dead - HRS South Norway

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

Rotor of helicopter that crashed off Norway seen flying away from helicopter before it crashed, eyewitnesses tell local media - Reuters

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

Norway civil aviation authority imposes flying ban on helicopter type that crashed Friday off Norway - Reuters

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Norway helicopter crash, April 29, 2016

More: Norway officials say of the 13 on board crashed helicopter, there were 11 Norwegians, 1 Briton, 1 Italian - @HRSSorNorge

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