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The Washington Times
Iceland finds a deadly ‘cure’“cure” for the genetic disorder, however, but by abortion after genetic-screeni
The Washington Times / Posted 23 hours ago
“cure” for the genetic disorder, however, but by abortion after genetic-screening. Landspitali University Hospital in Reykjavik, where most Icelandic babies are born, says 80 percent to 85 percent of pregnant women get the test, which is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitsunny, humid;87;71;WSW;6;66%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Partly sunny;83;74;A little
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
sunny, humid;87;71;WSW;6;66%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Partly sunny;83;74;A little rain;83;73;SSE;10;66%;66%;6 Reykjavik, Iceland;Some sun;59;46;Mostly sunny;58;47;SE;6;55%;10%;4 Riga, Latvia;Rain, warm and humid;82;57;A shower,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiussunny, humid;30;22;WSW;9;66%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Partly sunny;28;23;A little
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
sunny, humid;30;22;WSW;9;66%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Partly sunny;28;23;A little rain;29;23;SSE;16;66%;66%;6 Reykjavik, Iceland;Some sun;15;8;Mostly sunny;14;8;SE;9;55%;10%;4 Riga, Latvia;Rain, warm and humid;28;14;A shower,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
10 Of Lee’s Faculty Promoted To Associate ProfessorFilm Festival, Cannes Court Métrage, and the Short Shorts Film Festival in Toky
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Film Festival, Cannes Court Métrage, and the Short Shorts Film Festival in Tokyo. His 2015 film “Pilgrim” was shot in Reykjavik, Iceland, and screened at the Cine Gear Expo and the Los Angeles Shorts International Film Festival. Praised by... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Natural wonders: The ultimate list of scenic splendorThere’s a path that goes behind the cascade, so bring your waterproof camera.
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
There’s a path that goes behind the cascade, so bring your waterproof camera. On Road 1, it’s 125 kilometers southeast of Reykjavik.19. Perito Moreno Glacier, Patagonia, Argentina This 30-kilometer glacier in Patagonia’s Los Glaciares National... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Iceland shoppers warm up to Costco, other discountersA common complaint heard on the streets of Reykjavik — apart from the weather —
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
A common complaint heard on the streets of Reykjavik — apart from the weather — is about prices. A standard burger will set you back as much as $20, while branded sneakers cost double what they sell for in the U.S. That’s about to change. Nearly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiussunny;29;20;WSW;12;69%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Occasional rain;28;23;Brief a.m. s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
sunny;29;20;WSW;12;69%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Occasional rain;28;23;Brief a.m. showers;28;23;SE;18;71%;82%;9 Reykjavik, Iceland;Low clouds breaking;14;8;Sunshine;14;8;NE;16;57%;6%;4 Riga, Latvia;A passing shower;23;17;Occasional... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitsunny;84;69;WSW;7;69%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Occasional rain;83;74;Brief a.m. sh
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
sunny;84;69;WSW;7;69%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Occasional rain;83;74;Brief a.m. showers;82;73;SE;11;71%;82%;9 Reykjavik, Iceland;Low clouds breaking;58;46;Sunshine;56;46;NE;10;57%;6%;4 Riga, Latvia;A passing shower;73;63;Occasional... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Brexit Britain And Trump America: A New "Special Relationship"?in 1982, as Buenos Aires was a key anti-Communist ally. In 1986, Thatcher flew
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
in 1982, as Buenos Aires was a key anti-Communist ally. In 1986, Thatcher flew to Iceland to convince Reagan to forgo the Reykjavik Summit due to her fear of the security consequences of nuclear disarmament. Nevertheless, both leaders managed to... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Ways of Seeing, Laurie Cox: Warm reception in cold countriesclasses her senior year — an exchange student from Iceland whom I will call Gun
The Addison County Independent / Posted 2 days ago
classes her senior year — an exchange student from Iceland whom I will call Gunnar. She quickly found him, still living in Reykjavik. They became “friends” and saw what most of us tend to see on each other’s posts: family photos, animal videos,... Read more
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News 8000
Natural wonders: The ultimate list of scenic splendorThere's a path that goes behind the cascade, so bring your waterproof camera.
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
There's a path that goes behind the cascade, so bring your waterproof camera. On Road 1, it's 125 kilometers southeast of Reykjavik. 19. Perito Moreno Glacier, Patagonia, Argentina This 30-kilometer glacier in Patagonia's Los Glaciares National... Read more
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EuroNews
Vienna, Helsinki and Hamburg among most liveable cities in worldEU could pave the way for further uncertainty and political conflict.” On the
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
EU could pave the way for further uncertainty and political conflict.” On the flip side, the report says cities such as Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland, and its Dutch counterpart, Amsterdam, have benefited from improving cultural offerings and... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Natural wonders: The ultimate list of scenic splendorThere's a path that goes behind the cascade, so bring your waterproof camera.
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
There's a path that goes behind the cascade, so bring your waterproof camera. On Road 1, it's 125 kilometers southeast of Reykjavik. 19. Perito Moreno Glacier, Patagonia, Argentina This 30-kilometer glacier in Patagonia's Los Glaciares National... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Natural wonders: The ultimate list of scenic splendorThere's a path that goes behind the cascade, so bring your waterproof camera.
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
There's a path that goes behind the cascade, so bring your waterproof camera. On Road 1, it's 125 kilometers southeast of Reykjavik. 19. Perito Moreno Glacier, Patagonia, Argentina This 30-kilometer glacier in Patagonia's Los Glaciares National... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Natural wonders: The ultimate list of scenic splendorThere's a path that goes behind the cascade, so bring your waterproof camera.
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
There's a path that goes behind the cascade, so bring your waterproof camera. On Road 1, it's 125 kilometers southeast of Reykjavik. 19. Perito Moreno Glacier, Patagonia, Argentina This 30-kilometer glacier in Patagonia's Los Glaciares National... Read more
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New Kerala
Beijing Tourism Presentation Successfully Held in Copenhagen - newkerala news #264004promotion events in Northern Europe held by Beijing Municipal Commission of Tou
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
promotion events in Northern Europe held by Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism Development. The delegations has successively held events in Helsinki, Reykjavik and Odense. Share it!Beijing Tourism Presentation Successfully Held in Co... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiussunny, nice;28;20;WSW;11;73%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little a.m. rain;27;23;Occ
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
sunny, nice;28;20;WSW;11;73%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little a.m. rain;27;23;Occasional rain;29;22;ESE;16;68%;82%;8 Reykjavik, Iceland;Decreasing clouds;16;8;Low clouds breaking;14;7;NNE;20;62%;4%;2 Riga, Latvia;Some sun, a shower;24;12;A... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitsunny, nice;83;67;WSW;7;73%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little a.m. rain;81;73;Occa
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
sunny, nice;83;67;WSW;7;73%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little a.m. rain;81;73;Occasional rain;84;72;ESE;10;68%;82%;8 Reykjavik, Iceland;Decreasing clouds;60;47;Low clouds breaking;57;44;NNE;13;62%;4%;2 Riga, Latvia;Some sun, a shower;75;54;A... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Gylfi Sigurdsson poses in Everton top with Dixie Dean in 2001signing of the Icelandic international from Swansea last night. But Sigurdsson
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
signing of the Icelandic international from Swansea last night. But Sigurdsson’s old School Principal from his hometown of Reykjavik revealed last night that a young Gylfi had already visited Goodison Park. Leifar Gardarsson tweeted: “Some years... Read more
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Soccer Lens
On This Day in Football: Zidane’s debut, Liverpool’s Icelandic utopiato undergo an enervating expedition to reach Iceland where they were scheduled
Soccer Lens / Posted 3 days ago
to undergo an enervating expedition to reach Iceland where they were scheduled to play Knattspyrnufélag Reykjavíkur or KR Reykjavik. After boarding a plane at Speke Airport, Liverpool flew to London, then Glasgow, before taking off for the... Read more
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CBS News
The country where Down syndrome is disappearingto 85 percent of pregnant women choose to take the prenatal screening test, acc
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
to 85 percent of pregnant women choose to take the prenatal screening test, according to Landspitali University Hospital in Reykjavik. Using an ultrasound, blood test and the mother's age, the test, called the Combination Test, determines whether... Read more
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CBS News
Behind the Lens: Iceland's Down syndrome dilemmaIt's 10:00 p.m. in downtown Reykjavik, and the sun is just starting to set. The
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
It's 10:00 p.m. in downtown Reykjavik, and the sun is just starting to set. The light grey hue that has stamped the sky all day now has soft streaks of orange. The summer solstice in Iceland is in full swing. An 18-hour day recedes, and in less than... Read more
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The Christian Post
Patricia Heaton Speaks Out Against CBS' Lauding of Iceland's Down Syndrome Abortionswomen are then given the option to terminate their pregnancies. According to C
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
women are then given the option to terminate their pregnancies. According to CBS, Landspitali University Hospital in Reykjavik, Iceland, says an estimated 80 to 85 percent of pregnant women opt to have a prenatal screening to find out if... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sarah Palin slams Iceland for its Down's Syndrome abortion policyand his racist quest to build the perfect Aryan race. But Helga Sol Olafsdotti
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
and his racist quest to build the perfect Aryan race. But Helga Sol Olafsdottir of Landspitali University Hospital in Reykjavik, argues most people see the terminations as a way of avoiding suffering for both child and family. Sarah Palin,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
True Stories of the Incredible, Unbelievable, Unstoppable Conor McGregor!also tore his ACL in the first round, which forced him out for the next 11 mont
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
also tore his ACL in the first round, which forced him out for the next 11 months. That winter, he holed up in a house in Reykjavik, Iceland, with some of the SBG gang. The sun was only shining five hours a day, night turning into more night, but... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
World's 10 most livable cities in 2017has changed at the top end of the list in the past 12 months, there have been s
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
has changed at the top end of the list in the past 12 months, there have been some major changes further down. Iceland's Reykjavik moved up 13 places from 50 to 37 with a score of 89.9. This significant jump is thought to stem from a rise in... Read more
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News 8000
World's 10 most livable cities in 2017has changed at the top end of the list in the past 12 months, there have been s
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
has changed at the top end of the list in the past 12 months, there have been some major changes further down. Iceland's Reykjavik moved up 13 places from 50 to 37 with a score of 89.9. This significant jump is thought to stem from a rise in... Read more
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Market Watch
The most livable city in the world is a long way from the U.S.but overall, the ranking index saw improvements in the scores of a dozen cities
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
but overall, the ranking index saw improvements in the scores of a dozen cities, notably Amsterdam in the Netherlands and Reykjavik in Iceland. Amsterdam has cut crime rates in recent years prompting the Dutch authorities to begin a prison closure... Read more
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KECI Missoula
World's 10 most livable cities in 2017has changed at the top end of the list in the past 12 months, there have been s
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
has changed at the top end of the list in the past 12 months, there have been some major changes further down. Iceland's Reykjavik moved up 13 places from 50 to 37 with a score of 89.9. This significant jump is thought to stem from a rise in... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
World's 10 most livable cities in 2017has changed at the top end of the list in the past 12 months, there have been s
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
has changed at the top end of the list in the past 12 months, there have been some major changes further down. Iceland's Reykjavik moved up 13 places from 50 to 37 with a score of 89.9. This significant jump is thought to stem from a rise in... Read more
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CTV News
Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary named to list of world's most livable citiescrisis, and Brexit have likewise lowered stability scores across Europe. The t
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
crisis, and Brexit have likewise lowered stability scores across Europe. The two European cities to buck this trend are Reykjavik and Amsterdam, which registered improvements thanks to their growing popularity among tourists and falling crime... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitsunny, nice;85;68;SW;7;60%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little p.m. rain;84;74;A lit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
sunny, nice;85;68;SW;7;60%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little p.m. rain;84;74;A little a.m. rain;83;74;SSE;10;71%;80%;10 Reykjavik, Iceland;Brief p.m. showers;59;49;Decreasing clouds;59;46;NNE;9;65%;15%;4 Riga, Latvia;Clearing;76;57;A shower in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiussunny, nice;30;20;SW;11;60%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little p.m. rain;29;23;A li
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
sunny, nice;30;20;SW;11;60%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little p.m. rain;29;23;A little a.m. rain;28;23;SSE;16;71%;80%;10 Reykjavik, Iceland;Brief p.m. showers;15;9;Decreasing clouds;15;8;NNE;15;65%;15%;4 Riga, Latvia;Clearing;24;14;A shower in... Read more
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Daily Star
Gylfi Sigurdsson: Check out £45 million Everton target’s STUNNING other halfin the semi finals in a Miss World Sport competition. The pair have known each
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
in the semi finals in a Miss World Sport competition. The pair have known each other since their youth as they grew up in Reykjavik together – and they’ve been together ever since. The new WAGS of the Premier League. Her Instagram bio reads:... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
World’s 10 most livable cities in 2017has changed at the top end of the list in the past 12 months, there have been s
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 days ago
has changed at the top end of the list in the past 12 months, there have been some major changes further down. Iceland’s Reykjavik moved up 13 places from 50 to 37 with a score of 89.9. This significant jump is thought to stem from a rise in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The world's best (and worst) cities to live inare now in a situation where global declines have largely stabilised and even b
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
are now in a situation where global declines have largely stabilised and even begun to register improvements.” Amsterdam, Reykjavik, Budapest, Singapore and Montevideo are among those cities to have received a boost in the rankings. Melbourne has... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Inside the country where Down syndrome is disappearingto 85 percent of pregnant women choose to take the prenatal screening test, acc
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
to 85 percent of pregnant women choose to take the prenatal screening test, according to Landspitali University Hospital in Reykjavik. "CBSN: On Assignment" headed to Iceland with CBS News correspondent Elaine Quijano to investigate what's... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Inside the country where Down syndrome is disappearingto 85 percent of pregnant women choose to take the prenatal screening test, acc
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
to 85 percent of pregnant women choose to take the prenatal screening test, according to Landspitali University Hospital in Reykjavik. "CBSN: On Assignment" headed to Iceland with CBS News correspondent Elaine Quijano to investigate what's... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Flights to Europe for $300 (or less)fall; some of the routes are non-stop, some are connections. Recent deals to E
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
fall; some of the routes are non-stop, some are connections. Recent deals to Europe • Boston - Paris, $332 • Chicago - Reykjavik, $329 • Denver - Brussels, $311 • Los Angeles - Stockholm, $397 • New York - Zurich, $350 • New York - Oslo,... Read more
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Gamasutra
The Art & Business of Making Gamesaction games for PCs, PlayStation 4, Google Daydream, and the Samsung Gear VR m
Gamasutra / Posted 4 days ago
action games for PCs, PlayStation 4, Google Daydream, and the Samsung Gear VR mobile platform. Founded and headquartered in Reykjavik, Iceland, in 1997, CCP is privately held, with additional offices in Atlanta, London, Newcastle, and Shanghai. For... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusand pleasant;29;19;WSW;12;71%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Mostly sunny, nice;28;21;A
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
and pleasant;29;19;WSW;12;71%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Mostly sunny, nice;28;21;A little p.m. rain;28;22;SSE;13;68%;75%;7 Reykjavik, Iceland;Spotty showers;14;10;Brief p.m. showers;15;9;S;8;71%;72%;3 Riga, Latvia;Partly sunny;22;14;Partly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitand pleasant;83;66;WSW;7;71%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Mostly sunny, nice;82;70;A l
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
and pleasant;83;66;WSW;7;71%;0%;10 Recife, Brazil;Mostly sunny, nice;82;70;A little p.m. rain;82;72;SSE;8;68%;75%;7 Reykjavik, Iceland;Spotty showers;57;50;Brief p.m. showers;59;48;S;5;71%;72%;3 Riga, Latvia;Partly sunny;72;57;Partly... Read more
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CBS News
The country where Down syndrome is disappearingto 85 percent of pregnant women choose to take the prenatal screening test, acc
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
to 85 percent of pregnant women choose to take the prenatal screening test, according to Landspitali University Hospital in Reykjavik. Using an ultrasound, blood test and the mother's age, the test, called the Combination Test, determines whether... Read more
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Newsmax
Opinion: America Must Revive Space-Based Defense Initiativesspace-based defenses were integral to President Reagan’s SDI vision and why he
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
space-based defenses were integral to President Reagan’s SDI vision and why he walked out of the 1986 Reykjavik Summit when Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev demanded that they be scuttled. Many believe his Reykjavik... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitand nice;82;68;WNW;9;74%;2%;10 Recife, Brazil;Partly sunny;81;69;Mostly sunny,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
and nice;82;68;WNW;9;74%;2%;10 Recife, Brazil;Partly sunny;81;69;Mostly sunny, nice;82;71;SSE;8;65%;10%;9 Reykjavik, Iceland;A shower or two;56;50;Spotty showers;58;49;NNW;7;70%;86%;1 Riga, Latvia;Decreasing clouds;67;51;Nice with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusand nice;28;20;WNW;14;74%;2%;10 Recife, Brazil;Partly sunny;27;21;Mostly sunny
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
and nice;28;20;WNW;14;74%;2%;10 Recife, Brazil;Partly sunny;27;21;Mostly sunny, nice;28;22;SSE;13;65%;10%;9 Reykjavik, Iceland;A shower or two;13;10;Spotty showers;14;10;NNW;11;70%;86%;1 Riga, Latvia;Decreasing clouds;19;11;Nice... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitand pleasant;82;70;WSW;8;72%;4%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little rain;81;72;A stray
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
and pleasant;82;70;WSW;8;72%;4%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little rain;81;72;A stray shower;81;69;S;10;71%;53%;6 Reykjavik, Iceland;Mostly cloudy;55;44;A shower;55;49;N;5;69%;68%;3 Riga, Latvia;Cooler;72;54;Decreasing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusand pleasant;28;21;WSW;13;72%;4%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little rain;27;22;A stray
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
and pleasant;28;21;WSW;13;72%;4%;10 Recife, Brazil;A little rain;27;22;A stray shower;27;21;S;16;71%;53%;6 Reykjavik, Iceland;Mostly cloudy;13;7;A shower;13;9;N;8;69%;68%;3 Riga, Latvia;Cooler;22;12;Decreasing... Read more
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metro
Sex around the world: Inside Iceland's penis museumspecimens from more mammalian species. By 1997, Hjartarson had 62 specimens, e
metro / Posted 7 days ago
specimens from more mammalian species. By 1997, Hjartarson had 62 specimens, enough to open the museum in the centre of Reykjavik where it remains to this day. It is now run by his son, Hjortur Gisli Sigurosson, a former logistics manager who... Read more
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CBS News
Behind the Lens: Iceland's Down syndrome dilemmaairs Monday, August 14, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBS, and on our streaming network,
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
airs Monday, August 14, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBS, and on our streaming network, CBSN. It's 10:00 p.m. in downtown Reykjavik, and the sun is just starting to set. The light grey hue that has stamped the sky all day now has soft streaks of... Read more
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