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News Iceland » People: How Iceland Became The Mighty Ducks' No. 1 Villain

News channel or source: http://www.wbur.org/onlyagame/2018/04/20/mighty-ducks-d2-iceland
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Kevin Cullen has never been to Iceland, but he grew up with a pretty clear impression of the country’s people. "I pictured Iceland as these big bullies," he says. If you were also raised in the 90s, you probably know why. "D2," the second (and obviously ...

News Iceland » People: European Jews Hold Protest Meetings Against Iceland’s Proposed Circumcision Ban

News channel or source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2018/04/22/european-jews-hold-protest-meetings-against-icelands-proposed-circumcision-ban/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

When asked whether she understood that such a law would effectively make Jewish life in Iceland impossible, she replied, “Banning circumcision does not go against the religious freedom of the parents. Jewish people will always be welcome in Iceland.”

News Iceland » People: Icelandic bitcoin-heist suspect escapes jail and flees the country — on the same plane as the prime minister

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/icelandic-bitcoin-heist-suspect-escapes-jail-and-flees-the-country-e2-80-94-on-the-same-plane-as-the-prime-minister/ar-AAw11xS
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

He is one of 11 people who have been arrested in connection with the theft of 600 computers across data centres in Iceland between December and January. The computers are specially designed to mine bitcoin and are worth a reported 200 million Icelandic ...

News Iceland » People: Iceland company to resume commercial hunting of fin whales

News channel or source: http://www.krqe.com/news/world/iceland-company-to-resume-commercial-hunting-of-fin-whales-1/1128677126
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

For Iceland, a small island nation of about 340,000 people, the whaling industry has long drawn criticism from Western governments and international NGOs. German activists from Greenpeace once boarded a freighter ship in Hamburg to prevent it from leaving ...

News Iceland » People: Alleged bitcoin heist mastermind reportedly escapes from Iceland prison, goes to airport and flies away

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2018/04/19/alleged-bitcoin-heist-mastermind-escapes-from-iceland-prison-goes-to-airport-and-flies-away/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

If it’s not already a show, people are calling for it to be. I hope @netflix will pick this up for its next real-story-based-series 'Big bitcoin heist' suspect escapes prison and flees Iceland 'on PM's plane' https://t.co/actr8n5Mgp — Larisa ...

News Iceland » People: Bitcoin heist suspect escapes from Iceland jail, hops on plane to Sweden

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/bitcoin-heist-suspect-escapes-iceland-jail-hops-plane-215339088.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Given the way he behaved, it’s likely that he’s indeed the mastermind behind the heist. Iceland police arrested 11 people who were involved in four burglaries in December and January involving the Bitcoin miners. This is considered Iceland’s most ...

News Iceland » People: Iceland: Bitcoin Heist Suspect Has Likely Fled to Sweden

News channel or source: https://business.newsfactor.com/story.xhtml?story_id=11200CK5KOEO
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Non-European Union member Iceland is member of Europe's borderless travel area. Stefansson was among 11 people arrested for allegedly stealing the powerful computers in a series of four burglaries in December and January in what is considered Iceland's ...

News Iceland » People: Bitcoin heist suspect flees Iceland on flight carrying PM: state broadcaster

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iceland-bitcoincrime/bitcoin-heist-suspect-flees-iceland-on-flight-carrying-pm-state-broadcaster-idUSKBN1HP2ZP?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

The same Icelandair flight was also taking Icelandic Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir to a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Stockholm, RUV reported, without specifying its sources. The escapee was among 11 people arrested on Feb. 2 on ...

News Iceland » People: Suspected Icelandic Mastermind of $2M Bitcoin Heist Escaped Prison and Fled the Country

News channel or source: https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/59jawq/iceland-bitcoin-mining-heist-escape-prison-plane-prime-minister
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

How far would you go for Bitcoin? While stories of people hoarding expensive equipment to mine cryptocurrency are all too common, a suspected Icelandic criminal mastermind blew such weak normies out of the water recently with a multimillion-dollar Bitcoin ...

News Iceland » People: Iceland Unanimously Passes Landmark Law on Sexual Consent

News channel or source: https://goodmenproject.com/featured-content/iceland-unanimously-passes-landmark-law-on-sexual-consent-chwm/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

In basic language, Icelandic law has shifted from asking a rape survivor ... “When talking about this, and educating young people for example, then this is very clear,” he says. “It will probably help prevent sexual encounters that happen without ...