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Spain vs. El Salvador Friendly Scheduled for FedExField – CBS Local

CBS Local… Marketing Officer Mitch Gershman. “We are honored to host these marquee matchups and proud to bring such high-profile events to the Washington D.C. region and our season ticket holders.” Tickets are on sale and can be purchased through Ticketmaster.Spain-El Salvador to play pre-World Cup exhibitionWashington TimesSpain to face El Salvador in WashingtonFifa.com all […]

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Migrants flock to Spanish enclave of Melilla – Washington Post

Washington PostHundreds of people from neighboring Morocco have been storming the border fence to get into Europe. Feb. 28, 2014 Would-be immigrants jump over a fence into the North African Spanish enclave of Melilla. More than 200 migrants stormed across a …African migrants storm border into Spain’s MelillaeuronewsOver 200 migrants storm reception center at Morocco-Spain […]

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Atlanta

Hawks sign center Mike Muscala – ESPN

ESPNATLANTA — The short-handed Atlanta Hawks signed center Mike Muscala, a 2013 second-round draft pick, on Thursday after completing the buyout of his Spanish League contract. Muscala (6-11, 230) averaged 14.6 points and led the ACB League in Spain …Hawks Mike Muscala to a ContractNBA.comAtlanta Hawks officially sign Mike MuscalaPeachtree HoopsAtlanta Hawks sign Mike MuscalaFanSided […]

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Entertainment

Spain: Flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia dies at 66 – Washington Post

Washington PostMADRID — Spanish officials say world-renowned flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia has died. He was 66. Jose Ignacio Landaluce, mayor of de Lucia’s native Spanish town of Algeciras said in a statement Wednesday the guitarist died in Mexico, where he …Spanish Flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia dies at 66BBC NewsSpanish flamenco guitarist Paco de […]

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World Cup tune-ups in Washington, DC United at FedEx Field, US national team … – Washington Post (blog)

World Cup tune-ups in Washington, DC United at FedEx Field, US national team …Washington Post (blog)Spain vs. El Salvador friendly and D.C. United vs. Columbus Crew, both on June 7 at FedEx Field. The MLS match had been scheduled for that night for RFK, but with Spain training in Washington ahead of the World Cup […]

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tech

Samsung’s new smartwatches have fitness features – Washington Post

Washington PostBARCELONA, Spain — Samsung is unveiling two new computerized wristwatches, this time with health sensors and related fitness features to give people a reason to buy one. Samsung’s first Galaxy Gear smartwatch came out last fall amid much fanfare, but …Google, LG working on smartwatch to be unveiled in JuneCNETMWC: Samsung unveils Tizen powered […]

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Spain’s Princess Cristina arrives at court in Mallorca – BBC News

BBC NewsSpain’s Princess Cristina has arrived in court to be questioned in connection with a corruption scandal involving her husband’s business dealings. It is the first time in history that a member of Spain’s royal family has appeared in court as the subject of a …Spain’s Princess Cristina Testifies as Suspect in Graft ProbeBusinessweekSpain’s Princess […]

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Sports

F1 sends messages of support to Michael Schumacher – SI.com

SI.comMercedes’ new F1 car bears a message for racing legend Michael Schumacher, who remains in a coma. Ker Robertson/Getty Images. JEREZ, Spain (AP) — Formula One drivers offered messages of support Tuesday to German great Michael Schumacher, …Mercedes and Ferrari support Michael Schumacher as Formula One test opensCNNF1 sends messages of support to SchumacherBoston HeraldMercedes […]

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Pakistan guards die escorting Spain cyclist Javier Colorado – BBC News

BBC NewsGunmen have shot dead at least six guards who were escorting a Spanish cyclist through Pakistan’s volatile Balochistan province. They were about 50km (31 miles) west of the provincial capital Quetta, in the district of Mastung, when they were ambushed.Spanish Cyclist’s Convoy Attacked in Western PakistanVoice of AmericaMastung massacre: Families refuse to bury dead; […]

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Israel berates ‘pro-Palestinian EU’ – BBC News

BBC NewsIsrael has summoned the ambassadors of Britain, France, Italy and Spain, accusing their countries of pro-Palestinian bias. The Foreign Ministry said the envoys would be told that their “perpetual one-sided stance” is unacceptable. On Thursday, the four EU …Palestinian Leaders Defied Villagers’ Fury In Protecting IsraelisNPR‘I’ll never recognize a Jewish state’Israel HayomIsraeli govt summons […]

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Spanish court subpoenas king’s daughter – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMADRID (AP) — A Spanish court on Tuesday subpoenaed Princess Cristina, the daughter of Spain’s King Juan Carlos, as a suspect in an investigation of alleged tax fraud and money laundering — the latest blow to the royal family’s reputation. Palma de …Spanish princess Infanta Cristina summoned over fraudBBC NewsSpanish Princess Cristina Summoned for […]

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Spanish government backs tough abortion laws – The Independent

The IndependentThe Spanish conservative government has backed proposals that would create a tougher abortion law, giving doctors the right to refuse to perform a termination on reasons of conscience. The bill would only allow a pregnancy to be terminated in the case of …Spain government approves new abortion lawTimes of IndiaSpanish gov’t approves strict new […]

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tech

Spain Hits Google With $1.2M Fine for ‘Illegal’ Privacy Violations – Mashable

MashableSpain’s privacy watchdog hit Google with a $1.2 million fine for breaking the country’s data protection laws and “seriously infringe citizens’ rights.” The Data Protection Agency found Google guilty of three separate violations for collecting information about its …Google fined by Spanish data watchdog over audacious privacy tweakRegisterGoogle fined by Spanish data protection authority over […]

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas Sands cancels Spain casino resort plan – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunMADRID — Casino operator Las Vegas Sands on Friday scrapped plans to build a “EuroVegas” resort near Madrid after the Spanish government rejected as illegal concessions demanded for the investment. The company, led by 80-year-old American tycoon …Sheldon Adelson Drops Plans To Open Las Vegas Sands In MadridForbesLas Vegas Sands abandons Madrid mega-casino […]

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tech

Dual-screen Yota phone now official – CNET

CNETIt’s been a year since the Yota dual-screen handset was announced, but the good news is that it’s finally available. Austria, France Germany and Spain will be the first countries to get the Android smartphone, but it won’t come cheap, retailing at 499 Euros.YotaPhone dual-screen smartphone now on sale, LCD and E Ink displays front […]

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Nowitzki’s strong finish leads Mavs over Bobcats – Boston.com

Boston.comCharlotte Bobcats’ Gerald Henderson, center, is fouled going to the basket by Dallas The Associated Press Charlotte Bobcats’ Gerald Henderson, center, is fouled going to the basket by Dallas Mavericks’ Monta Ellis (11) as Jose Calderon, left, of Spain, …Bobcats’ Michael Kidd-Gilchrist out indefinitely with broken handSI.comBobcats’ Kidd-Gilchrist breaks hand against DallasNBA.comBobcats lose game to […]

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Serena Williams, Svetlana Kuznetsova Win: French Open 2013 Update

Ok, lovers of Women’s Tennis (it’s the legs) here’s an update from the 2013 French Open. Serena Williams, the number one women’s tennis player in the World, beat number 15th ranked, Roberta Vinci of Italy, 6-1 6-3. Now, Compton, California’s amazing star and half an awesome sister sports act, has won four matches, winning all […]