Police in Oslo probe suspicious item near U.S. Embassy

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  • The U.S. Embassy in Norway is in Oslo
  • The item was found under a parked car
Police in Oslo, Norway, evacuated the area around the U.S. Embassy after a suspicious item was noticed, police said Tuesday.
Authorities received a call from the embassy in the morning that the item was found under a parked car, said Bjorn Jorgensen, a police spokesman.
The area has been cordoned off as police investigate.