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Icelandic PM Becomes First Head Of State To Enter Same-Sex Marriage

AP | LOUISE NORDSTROM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

STOCKHOLM — Iceland's prime minister made history last week when she wed her girlfriend, becoming the world's first head of government to enter ...

Iceland Blames ex-PM for Country's 2008 Economic Implosion

Yahoo! News | Rosa Brynjolfsdottir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

An official probe Monday said several former leaders, including an ex-premier, were guilty of "extreme negligence" in the lead-up to the 2008 financia...

Iceland's Government Collapses Over Economic Crisis

The Independent | Sophie Morris in Reykjavik | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Just a few short years ago, Iceland had much to be proud of. The good times were rolling so fast that one expected the country's almost round-the-cloc...

Icelandic Minister, Johanna Sigurdardottir, Would Be World's First Gay PM

Iris Erlingsdottir | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Iris Erlingsdottir

This represents the first time that a gay leader has assumed the reins of a modern state -- and in a time of crisis.

Icelandic Prime Minister Geir Haarde Resigns, First Political Casualty Of Global Economic Crisis

The Independent | Sophie Morris | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Iceland's embattled Prime Minister Geir Haarde may have become the first political casualty of the global credit crisis, announcing his resignation ye...

Geir Haarde, Iceland PM, To Step Down Amid Protests

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

REYKJAVIK, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Iceland's Prime Minister Geir Haarde on Friday, under growing pressure from his country's financial collapse, said he wo...