Iceland

Sigur Ros
Christian Palma/AP, file
March 29, 2019 - 4:00 pm
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Members of the Icelandic avant-garde rock band Sigur Ros have been charged with tax evasion three years after authorities launched a probe of the group's finances. An indictment issued by the district prosecutor Thursday accused the prominent musicians of submitting...
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WOW Air shuts down... leaving passengers stranded
CNN
March 28, 2019 - 8:51 am
By Jack Guy, CNN Business (CNN) -- Icelandic budget carrier Wow Air has ceased operations and canceled its flights, leaving passengers stranded around the world. The airline announced the closure in a statement posted to its website on Thursday. It advised passengers to book new flights on other...
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Dreamstime
January 01, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Iceland has a new way to sign people up for the organ donor list. A new law in Iceland goes into effect this month in which, rather than registering to be an organ donor, citizens are automatically organ donors unless they...
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