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  1. Iceland, Alaska suffer same afflictions - but Iceland is still a communityRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... woman has been beaten and a quarter suffer from domestic abuse, the Nordic Council reported in 2010 . And, in Iceland, as in America's 49th state, rural economies, or more accurately the lack thereof, are a huge problem. "The rural districts and ...


  2. TV On the Radio reveal tour datesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... Feb 11 Paradiso Amsterdam Holland Thursday, Feb 12 Mojo Hamburg Germany Saturday, Feb 14 Sonar Festival Reykjavik Iceland Monday, Feb 16 Queens Hall Edinburgh United Kingdom Tuesday, Feb 17 Albert Hall Manchester United Kingdom Thursday, Feb 19 O2 ...


  3. This airline is making flights to Europe as cheap as $99Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... all goes according to plan, it's going to do it much cheaper than anyone else. The budget airline, which is based in Iceland, announced last week that it will begin flying passengers non-stop from both Boston and Baltimore to Reykjavik, Iceland for ...


  4. Time for TraditionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Iceland Review

    Yesterday was Thanksgiving in the U.S., a holiday which-unlike Halloween , as I recently discovered-has nothing to do with Iceland, although some local restaurants have started serving turkey that day. As far as I've understood, Thanksgiving is somewhat of a sacred family festival and the last holiday before the countdown to Christmas begins.


  5. Take a tour underneath a GLACIER: Man-made tunnel that will reveal...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Take a tour underneath a GLACIER: Man-made tunnel that will reveal how icy rivers work to open in 2015 Icecave Iceland is due to open in the spring 2015 and will enable tourists to take in blue ice at the heart of the LangjA kull glacier near ...


  6. Northern Lights break: Make me an offerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... companies to ask for their best offer on a trip to see the Northern Lights, departing in January: one short haul (Iceland), one long haul (Canada) and one cruise (Norway). Prices are per person, based on two travelling together. Includes Icelandair ...


  7. Colorado Governor Hickenlooper looks to second term after bruising campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... leader in this moderate state." Days after the election, Hickenlooper traveled with his 12-year-old son Teddy to Iceland for a four-day vacation to decompress. On the 7 -hour direct flight from Denver to Reykjavik, Hickenlooper spent time ...


  8. Wedding Tales: Wedding day in Iceland starts with naked roll in morning dewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Edmonton Journal

    ... Kevin Lowe. Newlyweds Chelsea Boos and Sean Bliss exit the church in the ancient fishing village of Hellnar, Iceland, after the ceremony. When in Iceland and it's the summer solstice, do as Icelanders do. So Chelsea Boos and Sean Bliss started their ...


  9. Snaefell Shares Top Seat with Keflavik in BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iceland Review

    Last night, a whole round was played in the Domino's League, the premier league in women's basketball in Iceland. Keflavik beat Haukar from Hafnarfjor ur, 73-60, which is in third place, while Snaefell beat KR from the west end of Reykjavik big at home 74-48.


  10. Icelandic hacker says guilty of stealing money from WikileaksRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Reuters

    ... in London to avoid extradition to Sweden over sexual assault accusations that he has denied. In the run up to his Iceland trial, Thordarsson rejected charges that he stole the proceeds of the sales of Wikileaks-branded items, and his U-turn on ...


  11. Could Britain ever truly be free of the EU?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | ITV

    ... within the populace at large. Now it is hard to avoid the conclusion that we may indeed be heading for the EU exit. Iceland is one of the 'independent' nations often held up as an example of what it's like to be on the outside of the ...


  12. Berlin Berlin's 11 best new restaurants of 2014 Hotness Level: -- 140 --shares on FacebookRead moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Thrillist

    ... of all places, where founder Tomas Andres Tomasson opened his first outpost in the 1980s and has now expanded to six Iceland locations, two in London, and one in Copenhagen. That probably makes him one of the oldest beef slingers in the business, ...


  13. Oliver & Co. Candles: The Madrid-based, self-taught perfumer brings...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Cool Hunting

    ... breathe new life into the brand best known for their folded leather wallets. The outcome... As longtime attendees of Iceland's DesignMarch, we're familiar with the wonderful textile work of Reykjavik-based Scintilla, a homeware brand ...


  14. Akvavit Theatre to Present Blue Planet in 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 |

    ... 2002 and The Green Earth Honor Award 2013. The play based on the story has been performed in Finland, Switzerland, Iceland, Poland, Canada and most recently in Iran. Magnason has collaborated with various artists, mostly with a band called mm. He ...


  15. Pick Up Artist's Iceland Workshop Canceled?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Iceland Review

    A planned three-day course on how to seduce women by self-described 'pick up artist' Julien Blanc to be held in Iceland next June may have been canceled, reports. The lecture no longer appears on the American company Real Social Dynamics' website.


  16. Fundamentally Freund: Who's afraid of a Jewish nation-state?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Jerusalem Post

    ... by the State." And Section 6 requires the Danish king to "be a member of the Evangelical Luthern Church." And Iceland's constitution says in Article 62 that, "The Evangelical Lutheran Church shall be the State Church in Iceland and, as such, it ...


  17. From Iceland to LIU, duo lives hoops dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | New York Post

    ... to make the latter feel like the former. The world surrounding Fridriksson's backyard - the wind-fueled chill of Iceland - was inconsequential. The court was the world and Iceland was anywhere - anywhere with a hoop. "We were always playing ...


  18. Stage 8 Presents: Tanya AnisimovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WTNH

    ... Gallery and National Cathedral in D.C. Performed internationally in Italy, at Teatro Maggio Musicale in Florence, in Iceland, at Salurinn Hall in Reykjavik, in Australia, at Port Fairy Festival, in Mexico, at Morelia Festival, in Canada, at Banff ...


  19. First Icelandic Design Award Goes to AusturlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Iceland Review

    ... ur ardottir and film director Pete Collard, explores the possibilities for small-scale design and production in East Iceland, using only locally-sourced materials and skills, as stated on the website of the Iceland Design Center .


  20. St. John's City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Telegram

    ... in Stavanger. - $4,401.88 for Bernadette Walsh of community services to attend the Society of Travel Writers Iceland Conference and Island of North Atlantic meetings in Reykjavik in September. - $4,267.50 for Jonathan Murphy of public works to ...