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3 hrs ago | Westland Observer

Catch a new movie this weekendCatch a new movie this...

Catch a new movie this weekend Psychological thriller, crime story and an adventure-comedy open at area theaters Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/entertainment/2014/08/26/catch-new-movie-weekend/14645057/ Zed, played by Ali Marhyar, Souxie, played by Marion Feldman, and Benji, played by Edwin Hodge, ... (more)

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7 hrs ago | CBC News

120 quakes rock Iceland's rumbling volcano

Earthquakes are rocking Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano, adding to concerns that magma movements may trigger an eruption that could hinder air traffic.

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10 hrs ago | Daily Kos

B r arbunga: Tremors in Akureyri

In the Icelandic language, there's often confusion over the prepositions "A " and "A ", which can be thought of as equivalent to "in" and "on" in English.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Iceland Review

Scientists: Eruption Still Possible

Scientists of the Icelandic Met Office and the University of Iceland, Institute of Earth Sciences have evaluated the current status at Bar arbunga and have concluded the following: The dike could reach the surface of the crust, starting an eruption.

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Nikonians News

Nikonians Academy highlights favorites in coming months

Nikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen just returned from a sold-out tour to beautiful Iceland.

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Daily Mail

Iceland holidays: Up all night with the midnight sun at the end of the world

Rows and rows of empty seats: After two of the worst air tragedies in history, could this be the end for troubled Malaysia Airlines? Drunk guests, rude staff and other families with out-of-control children: Parents reveal their top bugbears when staying in a hotel Afraid to fly and pressure from family members: How 200 cabin crew have quit Malaysia ... (more)

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Inhabitat

Iceland's Solheimar Ecovillage is Still Going Strong After 84 Years

If you've been to Iceland, you've probably done the famous "Golden Circle" tour , which hits all of Iceland's main tourist attractions in a couple hours drive through the southwest part of the country.

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Light Reading

Huawei's LampSite Deployed in Iceland

Huawei today announced that Iceland's leading mobile operator, NOVA, deployed the Huawei LampSite solution in Korinn stadium, Kopavogur - the second largest district in the Greater Reykjavik area.

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Iceland Review

Crying Wolf

So, by Friday afternoon I decided to head back to ReykjavA k to take part in the Culture Night celebrations instead, along with one-hundred-and-one-thousand of my fellow countrymen.

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Big News Network.com

Red alert issued to aviation industry as Iceland volcano erupts

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Reykjavik fest worth the trip for pianist

You wonder why you accepted that jazz fest gig in Reykjavik, Iceland, just before you were due to teach at a weeklong jazz camp in Winnipeg.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Earthquakes rattle underneath Iceland's Vatnajokull glacier

Reykjavik, ICELAND: A file photo taken 13 July 2006 shows icebergs drifting at sea away for the Icelandic glacier of Vatnajokull.

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Canada.com

Iceland issues aviation 'red alert' after volcano hit with 2 quakes over 5 magnitude

More than 12,000 fans came down to West Vancouver's Ambleside Park for Ed Sheeran's first North American headlining tour.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Iceland Review

Barrier Set up to Protect Bridge in Case of Flood

The Icelandic Road Administration has made preparations to close the bridge over the river Jokulsa a Fjollum to Oxarfjo ur, Northeast Iceland, in the event of a glacial outburst flood, ruv.is reports.

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MarketWatch

Volcano in Iceland starts erupting, worries travelers: Here's what you need to know

The country's meteorological office said "a small subglacial lava-eruption has begun under the DyngjujA kull glacier," adding that "the aviation color code for the BA rA arbunga volcano has been changed from orange to red."

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Daily Herald

Iceland volcano activity increases

Aug. 23 -- Iceland put the Coast Guard on alert after the Met Office warned that one of the country's biggest volcanoes is showing increased levels of unrest.

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Newsday

Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano begins erupting

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KTVN Reno

Subglacial volcanic eruption begins in Iceland

Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed... Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of ... (more)

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The Washington Post

Quakes surge around Iceland volcano; no eruption

FILE This is a Saturday May 8 2010 file image taken from video of a column of ash rising from Iceland's Eyjafjallajokul volcano.

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CNN

Island of Iceland. Westman Islands.

Also known as Vestmannaeyjar is actually an archipelago, a chain of islands located in the south of Iceland.

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