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Stories with place: Iceland
  • Surgeon makes tourism ad after Rhode Island's Iceland flop 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 11:44 am

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - An oral surgeon made a Rhode Island tourism ad and paid for it to air on television following the botched rollout of the state's own tourism campaign that featured an image of Iceland.

  • Surgeon makes tourism ad after Rhode Island's Iceland flop 
    Updated: Apr-27-16 2:26 pm

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - An oral surgeon made a Rhode Island tourism ad and paid for it to air on television following the botched rollout of the state's own tourism campaign that featured an image of Iceland.

  • European states urge G-20 to share data on offshore accounts 
    Updated: Apr-15-16 5:43 am

    MADRID - The European Union's five biggest economies, including Germany and Britain, have agreed to share information on company ownership and are urging other nations to do the same to make it harder for criminals and tax cheats to avoid the law.

  • Iceland fisheries minister says he's the country's new PM story has photos
    Updated: Apr-07-16 3:22 pm

    REYKJAVIK, Iceland - Iceland's fisheries minister emerged from the president's residence Thursday and announced he has become the island nation's new prime minister after days of political turmoil.

  • Johannsson to seek approval to become Iceland's next PM story has photos
    Updated: Apr-06-16 6:42 pm

    REYKJAVIK, Iceland - Iceland's fisheries and agriculture minister Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson said Wednesday he will seek the president's approval to become the country's next prime minister after the previous leader resigned because of revelations he had offshore accounts.

  • Icelandic PM proposes party's vice chairman take over story has photos
    Updated: Apr-05-16 5:16 pm

    REYKJAVIK, Iceland - Iceland's embattled prime minister, facing accusations of conflict of interest because of offshore accounts, stepped aside Tuesday and proposed that the vice chairman of his party take over.