Spain has now topped that figure, one of the highest in the developed world, as unemployment in the European county reached 26.02% in the fourth quarter of 2012. There are 5.9 million people out of work in the country.
Spain shed 363,000 jobs in the fourth quarter as the government implemented austerity measures to satisfy bond holders. Investors are more confident in Spain’s economy now, but that hasn’t meant much for those out… Continue reading
As we now enter the 6th day of sustained violence, Hamas officials have reported over 100 dead, as Israeli forces keep up their bombardment of the Gaza Strip. In amongst those killed during Monday are several small children and a commander of the Islamic Jihad militant group.
While 100 rockets have been fired into Israel on Monday, there have been no reports of any casualties.
An Egyptian ceasefire proposal is under consideration by an Israeli cabinet. While the content of the plan is not known, it is understood that both Israel and Hamas have presented conditions to any potential ceasefire.… Continue reading
This sort of fish-out-of-water comedy could have been a flimsy excuse for broad slapstick and absurd high jinks; instead, in the confident hands of director Miguel Arteta (The Good Girl, Chuck & Buck), Cedar Rapids becomes something more humane and, in a quiet way, more ambitious.
Helms manages to make Tim genuine, a man-child but… Continue reading
Mubarak said during the speech “According to the constitution, I will shoulder my responsibilities until the country witnesses the stable and peaceful transfer of power in September. I’ll transfer power to the vice president according to the constitution. Mistakes are possible in any regime, however, it is vital to admit and hold those who make mistakes accountable.”
Mubarak’s speech to the nation has come as… Continue reading
State television has said that the “situation is very dangerous and explosions were continuing from one spot to another” along the pipeline.
Just… Continue reading
People often enter the organic food market during pregnancy or after they have given birth, when purchasing baby foods.
It should go without saying that parents want nothing but the best for their children and there is nothing they wouldn’t do especially if it is to their children’s advantage. This holds true not only for… Continue reading
Nuevo Laredo lies just across the border from Texas and has been subject to ongoing battles between rival drug gangs, attempting to control the drug routes into the U.S.
Manuel Farfan, who was a former military officer, was being escorted home, when he was ambushed by gunmen, resulting in his death and at least two of the bodyguards that were accompanying… Continue reading
In upsetting video footage released by CNN, above, Cooper can be heard declaring he was hit “like 10 times in the mouth” as he attempted to usher various members of his crew, one of them female, through the mob.
“Calm down,” he can be… Continue reading