Iceland Approaching All-Time Birth Record

So far this year, 3,080 babies have been born at Landspítali National Hospital in Reykjavík. In 2008, 3,386 babies were born at Landspítali—up by 7.8 percent from 2007—and it is almost certain that the record will be broken before this year is over.

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Couple Arrested for Reykjavík Shooting

A couple in their twenties was arrested late on Sunday evening in relation to a shooting incident in the capital’s Breidholt district at 4:30 am on November 15. A man wearing a ski mask, armed with a shotgun, shot at a resident when he answered his door.

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Südisland plant, Wasser zu exportieren

Die Verwaltung der Region Djúpavogshreppur im Südosten von Island hat in Zusammenarbeit mit privaten Organisationen ein Unternehmen gegründet, das einen umfangreichen Wasser-Export per Tankschiffen vom Fjord Berufjördur aus leisten soll.

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