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Picture of the Day – The Running of the Bulls.

Picture of the Day – Year in Pictures: People stood on balconies too watch the first bull run of the San Fermin Festival, on July 7, in Pamplona, northern Spain. (Credits – The Wall Street Journal, Pedro Armestre, AFP and … Continue reading

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At Least 77 Dead in Northern Spain Train Accident.

July 25, 2013 – Scores Reported Dead as Train Derails in Spain: A high-speed passenger train that was reportedly traveling at more than double the speed limit when it derailed just outside a station in northwest Spain killed at least … Continue reading

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Selected Interest Rates for the 13 Biggest World Economies

September 5, 2012 – Selected Interest Rates Around the World – A Tale of Wow: Pictured above are four key interest rates for the worlds 13 biggest economies, with total GDP (Gross Domestic Product) of $55 trillion. The blue bars … Continue reading

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My Big Fat Greek Bailout – Default.

February 22, 2012 – For Greece, a Bailout; for Europe, Perhaps Just an Illusion: Even after European leaders appeared to have averted a chaotic default by Greece with an eleventh-hour deal for aid, worries persist that a debt disaster on … Continue reading

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Iran Warns Six European Countries it will Cut-off Oil Immediately.

http://video.nytimes..com/video/2012/02/15/world/middleeast/100000001361990/timescast–iran-responds-to-pressure.html  <—- Video Link. February 15, 2012 – Iran Warns 6 Countries in Europe It Will Cut Off Oil: Besieged by international sanctions over the Iranian nuclear program including a planned oil embargo by Europe, Iran warned six European buyers … Continue reading

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Originally posted on wwalert:
The death toll from the vicious cold snap across Europe has risen to more than 260, with hundreds having to be rescued after a ferry caught in a snow storm hit a breakwater off Italy. Ukraine…

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World-Wide Factory Activity by Country.

February 2, 2012 – Word-Wide Factory Activity by Country: The manufacturing sectors in most of the world improved last month, though many regions, especially in Europe, remained in problematic territory. China’s factory sector continued to expand, easing fears of a … Continue reading

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George Soros Warns of European Deflationary Debt Spiral.

January 26, 2012 – George Soros Warns of European Deflationary Debt Spiral: “The austerity that Germany wants to impose will push Europe into a deflationary debt spiral,” Mr. Soros warned, adding that the political disintegration of the European Union will … Continue reading

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Standar & Poor’s Downgrades European Union Countries Credit Ratings.

January 15, 2011 – Standard & Poor’s Downgrades European Union Countries Credit Ratings: Standard & Poor’s downgraded the credit ratings of France, Italy and seven other European countries, a move that may have more symbolic than fundamental financial impact but … Continue reading

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The European Union – Bailed out with Your Tax Dollars!

January 7, 2012 – The European Union – Bailed Out with Your Money: In spite of some short-term fixes, there remains no real resolution to the sovereign debt issues in many European countries. We’re certainly not spending less money in … Continue reading

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