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Drought-struck Barcelona quenches thirst with costly desalination

Corvallis Gazette-Times 29 May 2023
EL PRAT DE LLOBREGAT, Spain (AP) — Where once the population of Barcelona drank mostly from its rivers and wells, Spain’s second city now relies upon a labyrinth-like mesh of green, blue and purple pipes inside an industrial plant to keep it from going thirsty amid a prolonged drought.

In Javier Marías’s final novel, an agent confronts his conscience

Economist 25 May 2023
... is now lying low after taking part in bombings in Barcelona and Zaragoza. Posing as a teacher of English, Tomás embarks on a charm offensive, befriending the women—a fellow schoolteacher, a restaurant owner and a trapped wife—and forging more intimate relations with one of them.

Politicians are still failing young voters on housing

The Observer 25 May 2023
John Harris’s article struck me deeply, as someone who is turning 30 in July (A lost generation are stuck living with their parents – and Tory talk of housebuilding won’t help them, 22 May) ... Bath ... Rents in cities such as Madrid and Barcelona have rocketed, making it difficult for even young professionals, such as doctors and teachers, to live there ... .

Barcelona loses to Valladolid, Raphinha shows message of support for Vinícius Júnior

Statesville Record & Landmark 24 May 2023
MADRID (AP) — Barcelona forward Raphinha took off his jersey and revealed his message of support for fellow Brazilian Vinícius Júnior ... Statesville sprinters race to state titles Former teacher hit with new charges following weekend arrest NASCAR investigating derogatory comment aimed at Bubba Wallace during All-Star Race in North Wilkesboro.

'It doesn't matter what shirt you wear': Barcelona manager Xavi backs Real Madrid star Vinicius ...

The Daily Mail 22 May 2023
Barcelona boss Xavi has come to the defence of Real Madrid winger Vinicius Jnr, accusing football as being the only profession in which 'insults are accepted' ... Barcelona manager Xavi has come to the defence of the Real Madrid star saying it didn't matter what shirt he wore and that football is the only 'profession where insults are accepted'.

American School of Barcelona staff demonstrate for better conditions in face of inflation

Catalan News 19 May 2023
Teachers and staff members are demanding a 6% increase in salary to keep up with the rising cost of living ... Ultimately, many teachers feel they cannot afford to live in Barcelona and end up leaving their job and the city due to what the demonstrating staff call low wages.

The Dying Wish of an American Killed in Putin’s War Revealed

The Daily Beast 18 May 2023
The two friends had met up in Spain shortly before Maimer, who was working in Barcelona as an English teacher at the time, decided to travel to Ukraine in the spring of 2022 ... “He said, ‘You should meet me in Barcelona!’⁠—and we did that for almost a month,” Koeberlein said, adding ...

Shakira is living best life in Miami and ‘will not romance Tom Cruise’

New York Post 13 May 2023
The “Hips Don’t Lie” singer officially moved to Miami in April, leaving Barcelona — and her cheating ex Gerard Piqué — behind ... Her ugly split from cheating Spanish ex Piqué, a Barcelona FC star, is now.Getty Images ... A brilliant soccer player in defense, he was born into Barcelona ...

Houlton teacher earns national nod for showing students the world

Bangor Daily News 08 May 2023
HOULTON, Maine — An Aroostook County Spanish teacher is among 10 educators from around the U.S ... She is the only Maine teacher recognized ... Award winning Houlton Middle High School Spanish teacher Traci Storti, center, with students in Park Guell, Barcelona in 2022 ... There are so many good teachers in the district, she said.

Love of the game: Manny Siu cherishes second and final season with Cosby soccer

The Newport Plain Talk 25 Apr 2023
As he grew, he fell in love with Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and yearned to play like him — or just play with teammates in general ...Anytime Manny talks about that season, he acts like it was one of the best times of his life,” said Meredith Bell, one of Siu’s teachers and a Cosby assistant coach this season.

Systematic review of studies on air pollution shows strong link between traffic pollution and increased ...

Phys Dot Org 21 Apr 2023
In looking at the data, the researchers found that work had been done in very different ways—some looked at the impact of traffic pollution on a single group, for example, such as teachers in California. Others were more regional, looking at cities such as Barcelona and Rome, while others looked at entire countries such as Japan and Denmark ... H ... DOI.

‘Important Works on Paper’ covers the span of Picasso’s printmaking oeuvre

Albuquerque Journal 02 Apr 2023
Portrait de Jacqueline de face I,” Pablo Picasso, 1961, linocut on paper, 25.185x20.685 inches. (Courtesy of LewAllen Galleries). Picasso's legacy still looms over contemporary art 50 years after his death ... Drawing from early age, in 1895 he studied at La Lonja, the Academy of Fine Arts in Barcelona. But his real teachers hung elsewhere ... WHEN ... CONTACT.

How we met: ‘He sent 40 Valentine’s cards with all the different things he loved ...

The Guardian 06 Feb 2023
Savannah, 28, and Michael, 32, met in Barcelona in 2017 when she was a teacher and he was playing tennis. After a long-distance relationship, they married and now live in Sydney When Savannah moved to Barcelona to teach English in 2017, meeting someone was the last thing on her mind.

Doctors, teachers, taxi drivers go on strike in Spain’s Catalonia

Press TV 26 Jan 2023
Teachers, taxi drivers, and healthcare workers stopped working on Wednesday, and gathered in the capital, Barcelona, to protest in front of the regional parliament. Barcelona police estimated that only 6,500 teachers and healthcare workers participated in one strike.

Thousands of Healthcare Workers, Taxi Drivers, Teachers Striking in Barcelona

Urdu Point 25 Jan 2023
Several mass strikes are taking place in Barcelona on Wednesday, with thousands of taxi drivers blocking the city center and healthcare workers and teachers rallying to protest poor working conditions, a RIA Novosti correspondent reported ... Thousands of teachers have also taken to ...

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