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Ancestor 30: Jose Alvino Gonzalez died and left behind a large family
Jose Alvino Gonzalez is a paternal fifth great-grandfather. He was born between 1752 and 1756 in MIer, Tamaulipas, Mexico.
13 hrs ago
And the world's best city is ...
Readers of Travel + Leisure magazine have voted for their favorite city destinations in an annual survey.
15 hrs ago
Centenary alum wins local award
Centenary alumnus Taylor Teague was recently awarded the Ascension Delgado Smith Excellence Award while attending LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine.
23 hrs ago
Airbus Completes P-3 Orion Modernisation for Brazilian Air Force
Airbus Defence and Space has delivered the last of nine P-3 Orion anti-submarine warfare aircraft modernized with new systems and avionics for the Brazilian Air Force .
Fri Jul 25, 2014
FIBA to review 'discriminatory' ban on headgear
FIBA says it will review the issue and "decide how to proceed in the best interest of the sport" at an Aug. 27 meeting in Sevilla, Spain, ahead of the World Cup.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
On the market: Artist's
From its mural-painted ceilings to its fabric-covered walls, the eclectic hilltop artist's retreat is not something you might expect to find in Salem Straits.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Bee Tongue Size Matters In Relationship With...
Image Caption: A lovely Augochlora pura extends part of its tongue. A. pura is a member of the relatively short-tongued Halictidae family, uprettily known as the sweat bees.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
For bees and flowers, tongue size matters
When it comes to bee tongues, length is proportional to the size of the bee, but heritage sets the proportion.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Thu Jul 10, 2014
'Game of Thrones' Season 5 Spain casting call gets overwhelming extras response
A casting call for extras in the new location drew in 10,000 submissions after being open for only 24 hours.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
John Shearer: An Adventurous Drive Through Portugal
As I mentioned in my first story on my trip to Spain and Portugal in late June, going through Spain in a rental car proved to be quite an unexpected adventure for my wife, Laura, and me.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
'Game of Thrones' Season 5: Dorne scenes to be shot in Sevilla, Spain
"Game of Thrones" has announced that parts of the upcoming Season 5 will be shot on-location in the province of Sevilla in Spain.
The Washington Post
Abengoa Chosen for San Antonio Water Delivery Project in Texas
Abengoa SA, a renewable energy developer involved in solar, wind and desalination projects from Mexico to Dubai, won a contract to deliver water to the Texas city of San Antonio to help ease its supply constraints.