The five individuals charged in the Guðmundur and Geirfinnur case received a full acquittal today, 38 years after the original sentence.
Reykjavík city will construct 25 homes for homeless with social problems. Homelessness has increased by 95% since 2012.
Valur Lýðsson was sentenced to seven years in prison for killing his brother Ragnar by assaulting him.
The rate of registered Icelanders has gone below 60% for the first time, decreasing from around 90% near the turn of the millenium.
New Year's Eve fireworks leave behind them a trail of dust pollution, which could be the highest ever measured in Europe.
A restructuring of the government ministries is due to take place, with equality matters moving to the Prime Minister's office.
The Icelandic Broadcast Service announced that Iceland will take part in the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest.
24% of Icelandic males between 25 to 34 years old have not completed secondary education, a rate lower than most European countries.