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  1. Mathias Rust and his Flight to MoscowRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Daily Kos

    ... a lessening of tensions. Those hopes were dashed in October 1986, however, when the joint US-USSR summit meeting in Iceland between Reagan and Gorbachev ended without any agreement to reduce or remove nuclear weapons in Europe. Among those who ...

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  2. Iceland evacuates area near volcanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | BBC News

    ... the decision to evacuate more than 300 people close to Bardarbunga was a "precautionary" safety measure. On Monday, Iceland's meteorological office raised its assessment of the risk level to the aviation industry from yellow to orange. The orange ...

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  3. Fearing eruption, Iceland evacuates area near rumbling volcanoRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Globe and Mail

    A column of ash rising from Iceland's Eyjafjallajokul volcano in May, 2010. It was reported Tueday Aug. 19, 2014 that thousands of small intense earthquakes are rocking Iceland amid concerns that one of the country's volcanoes may be close to erupting.

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  4. Iceland Volcano Alert: Eruptions, Ash Cloud, And Travel EssentialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Forbes.com

    ... slowly, pulling the island apart, prompting more than a 3,500 earthquakes since the weekend and making one of Iceland's most extensive volcano systems, Brarbunga, rumble menacingly, buried below Europe's largest glacier, Vatnajkull. The strongest ...

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  5. Iceland Volcano Threatens Air Travel, European TourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Hispanic Business

    Thousands of earthquakes have been recorded in Iceland in recent days, amid concerns one of the country's volcanoes could erupt and cause travel chaos across Europe.

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  6. Marathon runner hoping to complete epic challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Banbury Guardian

    ... will dress up in a jigsaw piece when he enters the Great North Run on September 7, and will do a race in Reykjavik, Iceland on August 23, the Severn Bridge Marathon the day after and another race in Canterbury on August 25. Mr Marsh, who works at ...

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  7. Icelandic volcano shakes ominouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | NatureNews

    Early in the morning of 16 August, in a remote corner of central Iceland, small earthquakes began shaking the ground beneath Europe's largest ice cap.

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  8. Iceland: Thousands Of Quakes Amid Volcano FearsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Ananova

    Thousands of earthquakes have been recorded in Iceland in recent days, amid concerns one of the country's volcanoes could erupt and cause travel chaos across Europe.

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  9. Tourists, hikers evacuated near rumbling Iceland volcano : August 20, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Daily Times

    REYKJAVIK Tourists and hikers were evacuated on Wednesday near a massive rumbling volcano in Iceland as the threat of eruption raised fears of a replay of the air traffic chaos caused when another peak blew four years ago.

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  10. Iceland evacuates area north of rumbling volcanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | CBC News

    Lightning streaks across the sky as lava flows from Eyjafjallajokull volcano in Iceland in 2010, during an eruption that disrupted international air travel.

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  11. Photo Contest Winner - BuildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Iceland Review

    ... Reykjavik, June 2014' by Christina Kinzel, 'Near TjA rnin' by Marcy Stuart and 'EyA ibA1 2li (Abandoned Farm), South Iceland, February 2013' by Carolin Giese were also among the top six selected by the jury.

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  12. Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson exhibits at Louisiana Museum of Modern ArtRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Art Daily

    ... Contact is content. Conceived by the artist as an artwork, the elegant volume of archive photographs that capture Iceland's diverse landscape is an investigation into our relationship with nature and the physical space in which we exist. Olafur ...

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  13. US$4 Million Zayed Future Energy Prize Attracts Record Numbers in Seventh YearRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... with key industry leaders in the Americas. His Excellency A'lafur Ragnar GrA msson, President of the Republic of Iceland and Chair of the Prize Jury, said: "The Zayed Future Energy Prize offers the opportunity to be part of an extraordinary global ...

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  14. In focus, love for countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Telegraph

    ... this week. The theme of this year's event is well-being and equity within planetary boundaries. The University of Iceland, Reykjavik, is hosting the event from August 12-16 and Senapati would present his paper on managing fisheries livelihood, along ...

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  15. Iceland Celebrates LGBT PrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Switched

    A massive LGBT Pride celebration took place in Reykjavik, Iceland, last week, and it marked the 16th time the city has held such an event in solidarity with the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

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  16. Snapshot 215Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Iceland Review

    Approximately 3,000 Reykjavikians went to the Nautholsvik thermal beach yesterday to enjoy the warmest day of the year in the capital, so far.

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  17. First Lambs of the Season ButcheredRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Iceland Review

    The first lambs of the season were butchered at Hvammstangi, a small town in Northwest Iceland, yesterday.

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  18. Reykjavik to Get Hottest Day of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Iceland Review

    The temperature in Iceland's capital today is set to soar to a balmy 20AoC and 22AoC in other parts of the southwestern corner of the country, the warmest in ReykjavA k so far this year.

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  19. Bacon Ambassador' Appointed in IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Iceland Review

    Soley Tomasdottir, the Left-Green Movement's representative on Reykjavik City Council and the council's chairperson, has been appointed 'bacon ambassador' by the Icelandic Bacon Brotherhood , which organizes the Reykjavik Bacon Festival.

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  20. Murray aims to help GB prove credentials after funding blowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    Actions, acknowledges Gareth Murray, will speak volumes if Great Britain's basketball players can defy the sceptics when they start their EuroBasket qualifying campaign against Iceland in Reykjavik tomorrow.

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