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THE FASCINATING TEN INTANGIBLE WORLD HERITAGE OF SPAIN

THE FASCINATING TEN INTANGIBLE WORLD HERITAGE OF SPAIN »

9 Jun, 2016
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Spain’s ten intangible cultural treasures

STATESIDE STORIES: MONEY MATTERS!

STATESIDE STORIES: MONEY MATTERS! »

23 May, 2016
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The U.S. Treasury has announced a dramatic change to the images on the $5, $10, and $20 bills, to be revealed in the year 2020. Samantha Masunaga of the LA Times quotes the Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew as saying that black abolitionist Harriet Tubman would appear on the front of the bill and Jackson would appear on the back The release of the $20 bill in 2020 would coincide with the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment to the Constitution which gave women the right to vote.

BRITS IN SPAIN AND THE “BREXIT” REFERENDUM

BRITS IN SPAIN AND THE “BREXIT” REFERENDUM »

19 May, 2016
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Spain is the largest recipient of British expats, next only to Australia, Here are tips on how they could vote in the approaching Brexit referendum

CATALAN CONGRESSWOMAN SEES HOPE IN FLOWER CHILDREN

CATALAN CONGRESSWOMAN SEES HOPE IN FLOWER CHILDREN »

17 May, 2016
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Listening to Catalan congresswoman Anna Gabriel, one gets a sense of déjà vu. Isn’t what she wants to do with children today what the hippies across America and other parts of the world tried to do in communes when she herself was just a baby in Sallent de Llobregat? As the hippie van says on its rear bumper, “flashbacks happen”

STATESIDE STORIES: TRUMP TROUNCES TED OUT OF RACE

STATESIDE STORIES: TRUMP TROUNCES TED OUT OF RACE »

5 May, 2016
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Who would have thought that Indiana would determine Ted Cruz’s chances for the Republican Presidential nomination, or that he would decide to suspend his campaign in the face of a resounding defeat to his arch-rival Donald J. Trump

THE TIGER CUB WHO LOVES PAELLA

THE TIGER CUB WHO LOVES PAELLA »

28 Apr, 2016
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History comes into play in the discernible predilection by Filipino investors for prime real estate properties in Spain

A THOUSAND-YEAR-OLD CASTLE IN SPAIN

A THOUSAND-YEAR-OLD CASTLE IN SPAIN »

17 Apr, 2016
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This one didn’t crumble. It just got cracked up. It’s only a thousand years old, so what’s the big deal?

SPANISH POLITICS IS ALL SET FOR ANOTHER BLASTOFF

SPANISH POLITICS IS ALL SET FOR ANOTHER BLASTOFF »

5 Apr, 2016
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Nobody's excited about a new parliamentary election in Spain. But at this late date the countdown is ticking away into (almost) inevitable blastoff

STATESIDE STORIES: The Battle Continues

STATESIDE STORIES: The Battle Continues »

2 Apr, 2016
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"It's a race to the finish, but the real race has hardly begun. It's a pivotal time in the USA and with its role in the world"

BRUSSELS BOMBINGS: TERRORISTS STRIKE AGAIN

BRUSSELS BOMBINGS: TERRORISTS STRIKE AGAIN »

23 Mar, 2016
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It was the deadliest act of terrorism to occur on Belgian soil. And the U.S. Embassy in Brussels warned of the possibility of more attacks occurring