| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:39 AM
In the world of Westeros, the man who is the King's Hand seems to get replaced like clockwork. In the real world of HBO's "Game of Thrones," that rotating role is Gregor Clegane.
Clegane, known as The Mountain, will be played by a new actor in the show'...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 11:32 AM
“Herd in Iceland” is a documentary about the annual roundup of the Icelandic horse, isolated for centuries by the country's oceanic borders. “Herd In Iceland” began filming in the fall of 2010, when Lindsay Blatt and Paul Taggart...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 2:11 PM
NSA leaker Edward Snowden has sent out appeals for asylum to six more countries, WikiLeaks reported Friday, in a sign of the marooned fugitive's mounting desperation in the face of international indifference to his plight.
Snowden remains trapped in a...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 8:49 AM
MOSCOW — A plane from Hong Kong believed to be carrying the former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden landed in the Russian capital late Sunday afternoon, and authorities said he was en route to Cuba.
There were conflicting reports...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 8:02 PM
WASHINGTON – Federal prosecutors have filed a criminal complaint charging self-proclaimed NSA leaker Edward Snowden with two violations of the Espionage Act and the theft of government property, the first step in a process they hope will bring him...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:00 AM
If Edward J. Snowden, who says he leaked National Security Agency secrets, wants to stay out of the clutches of U.S. judicial authorities, his choices for seeking asylum are few and, literally, far between.
Only Iceland would seem to meet the conditions...
| May 3, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Sigur Rós members are adding themselves to the long list of musicians who have gotten drawn into the crazy world of “The Simpsons.”
The Icelandic art rock outfit will guest star in and compose music for the long-running animated Fox sitcom....
| Apr 29, 2013
| 9:02 AM
The final season of the fantasy adventure series “Merlin” resumes on Syfy Friday evening after several weeks hiatus and the ......
| Apr 15, 2013
| 8:32 AM
Jaime Lannister's fortunes changed forever in Sunday's episode of “Game of Thrones.” Readers familiar with the events in George R.R. ......
| Apr 10, 2013
| 8:22 AM
The U.S.S. Enterprise, the Millennium Falcon, the Nostromo — in the best science-fiction movies, the spaceship is an iconic character ......
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:30 AM
The IMPAC Dublin Literary Award announced its shortlist for 2013 on Tuesday, and a refreshingly diverse group it is, with five novels in translation -- from Japan, Iceland, Norway, the Netherlands, and France -- listed along with one British, one Irish...