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Palacio’s Request to the U.S.

During the four-hour hearing of Emilio Palacio in the Department of State, in Miami, Florida. The former opinion editor newspaper El Universo explained the reasons for his request of political asylum in the United States. Palacio and the Perez brothers, directors of El Universo...
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Syrian Army Killed Scores of Civilians in Homs

For the sixth day, the government forces in Syria shelled the city of Homs. Activists informed that 110 people in Homs died this Thursday due to the army attacks. Omar Shakir, a survivor of such attacks told Al Jazeera, “They targeted my neighbor’s house with rockets. I saw it...
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Vicente Fernandez Retires From Music

The legendary Mexican singer Vicente Fernandez announced his retirement from the stage, ending his musical career over four decades. Throughout 2012, Fernandez made a farewell tour through Latin America, Spain and the United States. Fernandez said he had taken the decision hours...
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The End Of House Is Near

Producers David Shore, Katie Jacobs and series star Hugh Laurie made an official statement late Wednesday, where they announced Dr. House’s 8th season will be its last. A total of 177 episodes will have been produced by the end of the show, “about 175 more than anyone expected...
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Washington State Approves Gay Marriage

Yesterday afternoon, legislators of the Washington State approved gay marriage, becoming the seventh state of this country to allow civil unions for same-sex couples. The move comes a day after a federal appeals court declared unconstitutional the California‘s ban on gay...
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Greenpeace Highlights Eco-Friendly Tech Companies

The organization in favor of nature, Greenpeace, evaluates the ecological impact of the technology industry since 2009. Greenpeace publishes an annual ranking, comprehended by a list of companies organized by the score they got for their environmental policies. In the last issue,...
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Action Stars Rendezvous at Hospital

Two famous but aging action stars met at a hospital. Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, 64, and Sylvester Stallone, 65, found themselves gurney-to-gurney last Wednesday. Their unusual meet-up, according to a statement made by Schwarzenegger through Twitter. “After all the action,...
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EL UNIVERSO Newspaper Hearing Suspended Again

The single chamber of the National Criminal Court of Justice (CNJ) suspended once again the appeal hearing of EL UNIVERSO Newspaper, which scheduled for tomorrow, February 10. The new date hasn’t been confirmed yet. This case adds to other suspended hearings until there is...
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Spanish Supreme Court Disables Judge Garzon

The Supreme Court of Spain sentenced the judge Baltasar Garzon by the case of illegal eavesdropping Gürtel. The sentence disables judge Garzon for 11 years by the felonies of malfeasance, for ordering to tape the conversations that the accused of the “Gürtel case” had with their...
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Gaga Will Launch Her Own Social Network

She has millions of fans in Facebook and is the most followed celebrity on Twitter (18 million followers), Lady Gaga has been dubbed “the queen of social networks” and has decided to create a social network especially for her fans: Littlemonsters. This is an exclusive...
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