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3 hrs ago | Hispanically Speaking

Experts warn More than 30 of Colombia's Indigenous Groups Now Threatened with Extinction

At least 34 of the more than 100 native ethnicities and indigenous communities living in Colombia are going through a "humanitarian crisis" and are threatened with extinction, according to the Autonomy and Rights Observatory for Colombia's Indigenous Peoples, or ADPI.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

ABS-CBN News

ADB: Inequality in the Philippines still high

Inequality in the Philippines might have not changed rapidly in the last 20 years but the gap between the rich and the poor in the country is still significantly high according to Juzhong Zhuang, Deputy Chief Economist of Asian Development Bank .

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Cartoon Brew

Artist of the Day: Joan Casaramona

Barcelona, Spain-based Joan Casaramona draws and sketches with pencil, applies digital techniques to animated stamped images, designs graphics, and generally produces all kinds of visual work.

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SciDev.Net

App takes aim at big firms' cut of charitable donations

A Mexican mobile app , described as "the simplest and fastest way to make charity donations", could transform aid fundraising , its designers say.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies

The man praised as the most popular Spanish writer since Cervantes was 87. Nobel Prize-winning novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who was praised as the most popular Spanish writer since Cervantes, died today BARCELONA, SPAIN: Colombian writer and Literature Nobel Prize Gabriel Garcia Marquez gestures during a meeting of the committee of direction of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Spain, World News, Arts, Literature, Journalism, Fidel Castro

Transworld

PARBMX - Barcelona Vacation

Time for your weekly dose of Barcelona! This time it was the PARBMX crew who were drawn in by its allure of epic spots, warmth weather, and beautiful women.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Star Online

Sexy Adriana Lima is now Desigual's brand ambassador

Known across the globe for her striking eyes and impressive curves, the Brazilian supermodel has just become the first global spokesmodel for the colourful ready-to-wear brand.

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Business Journal

American Airlines trims international flight schedule for CLT

Charlotte Douglas International Airport will soon gain service to four new destinations in Europe, but the schedule for those flights won't be as hefty as initially planned because bookings have been weaker than expected.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Korea Herald

LG Uplus to adopt Huawei equipment for LTE-A

Attendees inspect and photograph the new MediaPad M1 devices during a Huawei Technologies news conference at the World Mobile Congress in Barcelona, Spain in February this year.

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Daily Mail

Ronnie Wood and wife Sally Humphreys arrive back in the UK

They've been married for a year and a half, but Rolling Stones rocker Ronnie Wood, 65, and his younger wife, Sally Humphreys, 34, look like they are still in the honeymoon period.

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Examiner.com

Durban's King Shaka wins best regional airport as South Africa sweep awards

The Airports Company of South Africa has made a clean sweep in the 2014 Skytrax World Airport Awards with Joburg's OR Tambo International, Durban's King Shaka International Airport - and Cape Town International taking top honors.

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The Miami Herald

Eugene, Doha and Barcelona bid for 2019 worlds

Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton continued his strong start with a double in the first inning and a 2-for-4 night against the Nationals.

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John Locke Foundation

US Airways reduces Brussels and Lisbon service

Before its merger with American Airlines was approved, US Airways announced plans to add daily summer-seasonal service to four additional destinations in Europe this summer: Manchester, England; Brussels, Belgium; Lisbon, Portugal, and Barcelona, Spain.

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Related Topix: Belgium, World News, Portugal, Greater Manchester County, England, United Kingdom, Spain

Reuters

Alstom works council to consider new cost-cutting plan

A further cost-cutting plan involving Alstom's transport division at its headquarters in the Paris region and in Barcelona, Spain, is to be put before the French engineering group's works council on Tuesday, a company spokeswoman said.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Pro Sound News

"Pedal to the Metal" Captured with Lectrosonics Wireless Technology

When your job is to capture the sound of cars, the ability to adapt quickly and accurately to the demands of the shoot is central to keeping production on track.

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Autoblog

100 Tesla Model S hatchbacks to get NCE convertible conversions

The folks Newport Convertible Engineering have made a specialty out of taking coupes and sedans and converting them into convertibles.

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Related Topix: Tesla Model S, Sedan, Spain, World News, Huntington Beach, CA, Autos

Nature Neuroscience

Post-doctoral position in Photonics for clinical neurology and neonatalogy

This project is part of one local and one international consortia to develop the next generation diffuse optical neuro-monitor.

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The Washington Post

Inside the Google influence machine, in 1 infographic

As we wrote Sunday, Google is now a master at Washington's influence business. You can see it not only in how much money the Internet giant spends on lobbying, but in the explosion in the number of political advocacy groups, trade associations and think tanks that the company funds.

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Nucleic Acids Research

A phylogenomics approach for selecting robust sets of phylogenetic markers

Centre for Genomic Regulation and UPF. Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003 Barcelona, Spain, 2Universitat Pompeu Fabra .

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

InStyle

Reader of the Week: Tatiana Crespo of Barcelona, Spain

However, once she touched down in sunny LA, the first thing she did was pick up our February issue and read it cover to cover-immediately getting inspired by You Can Do: La Marienere.

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