Iceland Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Helgi Tomasson celebrates 30 years with S.F. BalletRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | SFGate

    ... recognize this Mr. Cool demeanor as characteristic of the man; some of us attribute it to the Viking heritage of the Iceland-born artist. What Tomasson has done here over these three decades is to transform a respected regional American ballet ...

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  2. Warm up your legs in IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Boston.com

    ... a waterfall like this we would have put it on the state flag, but here, on the Skogar to Thorsmork trail in southern Iceland, it is just one of maybe two dozen stunning waterfalls - I lost count - along a hike that passes between two massive ice ...

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  3. Ragnar Th. Sigurdsson/Arctic Images On the hunt for the northern lights in IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Boston.com

    ... at that moment was that I would not be seeing the northern lights this particular evening. Also clear: Driving in Iceland during a blizzard was not one of my smarter ideas. Blizzard or no, I was thrilled to be in Iceland. Pardon me while I squeal ...

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  4. Former Springfield journalist recounts experience in Paris on day of terrorist attack, massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | MassLive.com

    ... at the Springfield Housing Authority. She left Paris on Thursday, as scheduled, traveling to Reykjavik, Iceland, the next leg of her trip, where she remained on Friday. She was contacted by MassLive and The Republican on Friday and asked about what ...

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  5. Arctic Council: The evolving role of regions in Arctic governanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... five out of eight members, headquartered and led by the President of Yakutia, Yegor Borisov. Gangwon in South Korea, Iceland's Akureyri, and the province of Quebec rounding out the bunch. Quebec is a relative newcomer but its membership extends ...

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  6. Chinese Services Group WuXi Buys NextCODE Health for $65mRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Bio IT World

    WuXi PharmaTech headquartered in Shanghai has acquired NextCODE Health of Iceland for $65 million in cash. The acquisition will merge the WuXi Genome Center with NextCODE to form WuXi NextCODE Genomics.

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  7. Charlie Hebdo vigil in Reykjav k, January 8, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Iceland Review

    ... as opened in front of the embassy. Mayor of Reykjavik Dagur B. Eggertsson and head of the Journalists Association of Iceland Hjalmar Jonsson joined French Ambassador Philippe O'Quin when he gave a speech in both English and French.

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  8. Icelanders Said to Suffer from Skewed ClockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Iceland Review

    Extensive research of the effect of the clock being set too early in Iceland will begin this month, the darkest period of the year. Earlier studies have indicated that the discrepancy in time measurement and the biological clock may lead to increased health problems.

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  9. Six dead in eastern Ukraine in 24 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | B92

    ... an enlargement policy based on "the principle of conditionality," reads the country's program. MOSCOW, REYKJAVIK -- Iceland's Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson has been cited as saying that participation in EU membership talks "is not ...

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  10. Freedom's Taylor Emery just a ball player a " a pretty great oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Illinois University. For two years, while being stationed in Europe with the Navy, he played for a Reykjavik, Iceland, team that competed throughout Europe. Despite his experiences, Emmett did not want to force basketball on his children. Taylor's ...

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  11. Scott McMurren: Mastering the art of the layoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... traveling to Europe in the summer. The nonstops from Anchorage to Reykjavik start in mid-May. You can stop over in Iceland for up to a week on your way to Paris, London, Oslo or any of Icelandair's destinations for no extra charge. Even if you just ...

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  12. Plane flies over Iceland volcano spewing lava for the perfect action shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Daily Mail

    On board the little blue and white plane are sightseers, who get an up close view of the spectacular volcano, as they were just 300 metres away. A daring pilot flew his plane over a volcano as red-hot lava bursts into the sky at a volcano in Holuhraun, Iceland The scorching lava, which is 850 degrees Celsius hot, erupts in the air up to heights of almost 200 feet, and has been erupting since 1783 Baldur, from Iceland, travelled with his friend, pilot Elias Erlingsson, to witness the longest and largest eruption in Iceland since 1783.

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  13. Freedom's Taylor Emery just a ball player - a pretty great oneRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Illinois University. For two years, while being stationed in Europe with the Navy, he played for a Reykjavik, Iceland, team that competed throughout Europe. Despite his experiences, Emmett did not want to force basketball on his children. Taylor's ...

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  14. What a pa-lava! Pilot gets up close and personal with ERUPTING volcanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Mirror.co.uk

    This incredible image of lava shooting 200ft into the air was shot by photographer Baldur Sveinsson from another plane in Holuhraun, Iceland Yes, that IS a volcano spouting lava - and an aeroplane of sightseers seemingly flying immediately above the 850C molten rock. The retired teacher and a pilot friend decided to fly up for an up close and personal experience with the longest eruption in Iceland since 1783.

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  15. Rally to be Held outside French EmbassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Iceland Review

    A rally will be held outside the French Embassy in Reykjavik at Tungata 22 in downtown Reykjavik at 6 pm today to show support for the victims of the terrorist attack at the offices of magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris yesterday. Iceland's president, prime minister and foreign minister, as well as Reykjavik's mayor, have joined international leaders in condemning the attacks.

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  16. China assistant foreign minister sacked amid graft probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | The Nation

    ... has snared several high-profile politicians. It also follows the mysterious disappearance of China's ambassador to Iceland amid reports he had allegedly spied for Japan. A Chinese state-run newspaper urged Beijing to say whether envoy Ma Jisheng was ...

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  17. China assistant foreign minister sacked amid graft probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | The China Post

    ... has snared several high-profile politicians. It also follows the mysterious disappearance of China's ambassador to Iceland amid reports he had allegedly spied for Japan. A Chinese state-run newspaper urged Beijing to say whether envoy Ma Jisheng was ...

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  18. Best of CH 2014: Travel: From Tokyo's skyscrapers to the Blue Ridge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Cool Hunting

    ... as a checkpoint, today most accommodations are of the luxury variety-in our case the Four Seasons at Kuda Huraa. Iceland is often dubbed "the land of fire and ice"-and not just because "Game of Thrones" chose the island nation as a frequent filming ...

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  19. Assistant foreign minister sacked amid graft probeRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 | The Standard

    ... has snared several high-profile politicians. It also follows the mysterious disappearance of China's ambassador to Iceland amid reports he had allegedly spied for Japan. A Chinese state-run newspaper urged Beijing to say whether envoy Ma Jisheng was ...

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  20. MoreRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 | Art Daily

    Installation view. Malmo Konsthall, 2014. Christoph Schlingensief. Animatograph - Iceland-Edition.

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