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Paul McCartney shuffles Beatles songs in first Santiago, Chile show

At Paul McCartney's April 22 concert at Movistar Arena at Santiago, Chile, he brought back three Beatles songs to the setlist.


Related Topix: Magical Mystery Tour, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Chile, Pop/Rock, The Beatles,

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Paul McCartney reschedules first Chile show

Paul McCartney announced April 21 that his first show originally scheduled for Monday in Santiago, Chile had been rescheduled for Wednesday.


Related Topix: Chile, Fargo, ND

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Rio Times

Brazil to Fund Uruguay Port, Reports Say: Daily

As talks about Brazilian financing for the Uruguayan deep-water port of Rocha continue, concerns grow among Brazilian port operators, who worry that the super port could compete with the country's own national interests in the future.


Related Topix: World News, Dilma Rousseff, Brazil

One Direction's 'You & I' music video premieres; 1D leisure activities revealed

One Direction in the "You & I" music video. Pictured from left to right: Liam Payne, Niall Horan, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson.


Related Topix: Colombia, World News, Peru, South America, Chile, Paraguay, Argentina,

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Paul McCartney makes one setlist change to open Out There tour

Paul McCartney's setlist for his April 19 concert at Estadio Centario in Montevideo, Uruguay was not full of the usual beginning-of-the-tour setlist changes from his last concert on Nov. 21 at the Tokyo Dome.


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McCartney breaks out 'NEW' songs for first tour soundcheck

Paul McCartney's April 18 soundcheck for his Montevideo, Uruguay show, which takes place today at Estadio Centenario, featured several songs from his most recent "NEW" album, according to fans Lizzie Bravo and Claudia Tapety.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Paul McCartney, World News, Gerry & the Pacemakers, Pop/Rock, Lubbock, TX

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Uruguay's Leader Declares 322,883 Dollar in Wealth

In this Oct. 25, 2009, file photo Uruguay's President Jose Mujica stands in a tractor on his flower farm on the outskirts of Montevideo, Uruguay.


Related Topix: World News, Volkswagen Beetle, Volkswagen, Hatchback, Convertible

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Uruguay's leader declares $322,883 in wealth

The plain-dressing Mujica has been called "the poorest president in the world." But his sworn declaration this year shows a 74 percent increase in wealth since 2012.


Related Topix: World News

Moon turned blood red in total eclipse

Parts of the world including the Americas and Australia witnessed a rare celestial event unfold through Monday night and Tuesday morning when the Earth's shadow fell across the moon, turning it orange.


Related Topix: World News, Astronomy, Science

Wed Apr 09, 2014

98.5 The FOX

Paul McCartney announces U.S. tour dates

Paul McCartney is coming back to the U.S. stage. The former Beatle has announced four shows, along with a promise that more dates are in the works.


Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, World News


Blood Pressure Load Does Not Add to Ambulatory Blood Pressure Level...

From the Center for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Key Lab of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China ; Studies Coordinating Centre, Research Unit Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, China, Belgium, Japan, Sweden,

Tue Apr 08, 2014

WJZW-FM Washington

Paul McCartney Unveils First US Concerts of 2014

After recently scheduling a bunch of concerts in Latin America and the Far East, Paul McCartney has revealed that he'll also be getting back to playing shows in the U.S. in the coming months.


Related Topix: Louisville, KY, World News, Chile,

Uruguay to give medicinal marijuana to prisoners

Prisoners in the jails of Uruguay will be able to use marijuana if a doctor says it will benefit their health.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, World News

Buenos Aires Herald

3,000 evacuations in 8 provinces

Strong storms struck much of the country in recent days leading to thousands of evacuations since Saturday.


Related Topix: World News, Argentina

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

Neuquen: 1,000 evacuated after powerful storms

The number of people who were forced to abandon their homes in Neuquen reached one thousand this morning, after heavy rainfall and strong winds hit that province of the west of the country.


Related Topix: World News,

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The road to Tacuarembo

The road northward was marvelous, an endless scenery of hills and clear skies marked with poofy white clouds like a live oil painting.


Related Topix: South America, World News

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Paul McCartney to play South Korea for first time

Paul McCartney announced his latest Out There! tour date on his website April 2 saying he'll play his first ever show in Seoul, South Korea May 28 at the Jamsil Sports Complex Main Stadium.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Chile, Peru, Ecuador,

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Sunday Herald

Trading Places: who's changing jobs in corporate Scotland

BAXTERS Food Group has promoted Heather Metcalfe to chief financial officer. Ms Metcalfe, a chartered accountant, joined Baxters in 2003 and most recently as group strategy and treasury director.


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Sat Mar 29, 2014

Stories from Uruguay: S-T staffer Simon Rios reflects on trip to his father's home

With arms outstretched like delivering a sermon, Lilo sang into the mic from behind the acrylic walls, a song from the great baritone folklorist Alfredo Zitarrosa.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Brazil,

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Uruguay to track every pot plant in the country using genetics and radio frequency tags

In this July 31, 2013 file photo, a man smokes a marijuana joint, while Senators debate a bill at the Senate to legalize marijuana and regulate production and distribution in Montevideo, Uruguay.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, World News