Iceland Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Iceland. (Page 7)

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  1. New Lava Covers Area Larger than Hafnarfj r urRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Iceland Review

    ... of suddenly heightened levels of toxic gases, ruv.is reports. The air quality is being monitored in North and East Iceland following increased pollution levels because of the eruption in Rey arfjor ur on Saturday. The blue haze which has been ...

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  2. The Feds Explain How They Seized The Silk Road ServersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Forbes.com

    ... that the IP addressed belonged to the Silk Road server. The FBI's next step was to contact authorities in Iceland, where the servers were located and ask for routing information and images of the server contents. The Reykjavik Metropolitan Police ...

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  3. Blue Haze from Eruption in East IcelandRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Iceland Review

    A bluish haze caused by sulfur dioxide emitted in the Holuhraun eruption could widely be detected in East Iceland over the weekend. The haze was still there this morning, as the weather is still and dry.

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  4. Bjork believes in ElvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | MMA Mania

    In this land of fire and ice, where the fog-shrouded lava fields offer a spooky landscape in which anything might lurk, stories abound of the "hidden folk" - thousands of elves, making their homes in Iceland's wilderness. Elf advocates have joined forces with environmentalists to urge the Icelandic Road and Coastal Commission and local authorities to abandon a highway project building a direct route from the Alftanes peninsula, where the president has a home, to the Reykjavik suburb of Gardabaer.

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  5. 'Pawn Sacrifice': Toronto ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Ain't Them Bodies Saints ) uses neutral tones to convey the solitary world in which Bobby lived, culminating in the Iceland-set standoff where at one point he trashes a house filled with some highly attractive Scandinavian furniture (courtesy of ...

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  6. Iceland's tiny Turkish community eager to promote cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turks have little trouble finding fellow countrymen wherever they travel, and the volcanic island just below the Arctic Ocean is no exception. Iceland has a Turkish community of around 50 people, who have come together and founded an association to introduce Turkish culture both to their children and Icelanders.

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  7. Bardarbunga volcano fly-over for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Russia Taday

    An erupting volcano in Iceland has been providing the world with some stunning views, and now a travel company is cashing in on its popularity. The firm is offering the public the chance to fly over the site and get a bird's eye view of the scenery.

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  8. Tech glitches plague vote for Alberta PC leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | CNews

    At least one Albertan was able to cast a long-distance ballot in the Alberta Progressive Conservative leadership race on Saturday as glitches in the party's electronic voting system continued to cause voter frustration. Edmonton-Castle Downs resident Bruce Byer said he received his PIN on Tuesday but was flying out to Iceland on Wednesday evening for a vacation he booked months ago with his wife.

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  9. Photo from the Pullman Eiffel Tower Hotel where Edmontonian Bruce Byer voted on Saturday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Whitecourt Star

    ... frustration. Edmonton-Castle Downs resident Bruce Byer said he received his PIN on Tuesday but was flying out to Iceland on Wednesday evening for a vacation he booked months ago with his wife. By the time voting opened on Friday, the couple were ...

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  10. Eruptions and PoliticsRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 6 | Iceland Review

    ... people ample time to evacuate. The eruption is really about as far away from all inhabited areas as possible in Iceland. There are few roads leading to it, and therefore it can easy be closed off. No towns are in danger of toxic gases or lava, but ...

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  11. HallgrimskirkjaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | TrekEarth

    Hallgrimskirkja is a lutherian parish church in Reykjavik. It is the largest church in Iceland.

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  12. Why Icelanders love a good eruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | BBC News

    Do you remember that feeling of being a kid, running after your older siblings and you just couldn't keep up? Your little feet would move as fast as they could, but still you'd lag behind? Well, that's how I feel these days - the reason being a volcano. Every morning I set my alarm for 06:00, not to jump in the shower, but to refresh every website with volcano news from my home country, Iceland.

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  13. The FBI Finally Says How It 'Legally' Pinpointed Silk Road's ServerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Wired

    ... lawful means." After the initial revelation of the Silk Road server's location in a data center in Reykjavik, Iceland, the filing explains that Reykjavik police accessed and secretly copied the server's data. As agents of a foreign government, the ...

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  14. Expanding Forests in IcelandRead the original story

    Monday Sep 1 | Iceland Review

    Of all the beautiful tall birch forests in Iceland it's a pity the world-renowned photographer chose a photograph of sticks of birch scrub which more suited to rough, ornate, basketry than one of his photographs of a much more beautiful tall birch forests he no doubt has in his collection.

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  15. Yoko Ono announces this year's recipients of the Lennon Ono Grant For PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | NME

    ... John Lennon and I tried to do together and which I now continue to do." The awards will be presented in Reykjavik, Iceland on October 9 - Lennon's birthday. In conjunction with the ceremony, Ono will light up the Imagine Peace Tower on the island of ...

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  16. Bardarbunga lava eruption prompts Iceland aviation alertRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    REYKJAVIK, Iceland- Lava fountains danced along a lengthy volcanic fissure near Iceland's subglacial Bardarbunga volcano Sunday, prompting authorities to raise the aviation warning code to the highest level and close the surrounding airspace.

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  17. Iceland in the Eye of the StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Iceland Review

    NASA's MODIS satellite took the above thermal image of the cyclone formerly known as Hurricane Cristobal near Iceland at 10:10 pm last night, visir.is reports.

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  18. Justin Timberlake Scores Most-Watched Concert Ever on Yahoo!'s Live ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    ... set the all-time viewing record so far for the fledgling service. JT's concert last Sunday, August 24, in Reykjavik, Iceland was the #1 viewed event on the channel, not to mention the largest concert event in the history of Iceland. If you missed ...

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  19. Lava eruption prompts Iceland aviation alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | USA Today

    Lava eruption prompts Iceland aviation alert The country's meteorological agency described the eruption in the Holuhraun lava field.

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  20. World News Update, what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | The Age

    ... for the first time for statehood to be considered for the restive east of the former Soviet state. REYKJAVIK - Iceland has raised its aviation alert over its largest volcano to the highest level of red after a new eruption nearby. ISLAMABAD, Aug 31 ...

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