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  • 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.

  • Rhode Island marketing official resigns over Iceland video 
    Updated: Apr-01-16 7:27 pm

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - The state's top marketing official, who oversaw the disastrous rollout of a tourism campaign that included a video mistakenly featuring a scene from Iceland, resigned on Friday.

  • Rhode Island governor says Iceland video may draw tourists 
    Updated: Mar-31-16 8:12 am

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island's governor says people searching for Iceland online are finding her state instead because of a goof in its tourism video and she's hoping they'll visit.