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The tailings of Chilean mining

 04/10/2017 - 05:06
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In the Chilean city of Antofagasta, the country's mining epicenter, thousands of families from Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela, Colombia, Paraguay and the Dominican Republic live in poverty. The came here attracted by the copper "supercycle," which raised the price of the metal to $4 per pound in 2008. EFE/Mario Ruiz

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Monday, April 10, 2017 - 5:00am
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Camps located in the dry environs of the Chilean city of Antofagasta, the country's mining epicenter, are a mixture of misery and hope where more than 6,000 families have gathered from all over Latin America. EFE/Mario Ruiz

Who wants to study Spanish in Philadelphia?

 03/28/2017 - 16:30
María Paredes Fernández, profesora de español en Penn University, fue nominada el año pasado como “mejor profesora de español de EEUU”, por la Asociación Americana de Profesores de Español y Portugués (AATSP). Foto: Peter Fitzpatrick
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The Hispanic immigrant community has played a fundamental role in the growth of the city in the last decade. In the streets it is more and more common to hear conversations held in Spanish. However, it seems that this important trend is not reflected in universities. Why? A general crisis in the study of the humanities would be the answer. AL DÍA News spoke with professors from three of the most prominent universities in the city.

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 11:30am
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María Paredes Fernández, Spanish language teacher at Penn University, was awarded "Best Spanish Teacher 2016" by the American Association of Spanish and Portuguese Teachers (AATSP). Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick

London attack: police investigate UK-born terrorist Khalid Masood as death toll rises

 03/24/2017 - 03:32
Candles are lit during a vigil in Trafalgar Square in London, Britain, 23 March 2017. EPA/FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA
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A 75-year-old man who was among the pedestrians run over in a terrorist incident near the UK Parliament died Thursday in a London hospital, police said, raising the number of fatalities to five, including the attacker.

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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 3:15am
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Candles are lit during a vigil in Trafalgar Square in London, Britain, 23 March 2017. EPA/FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA

Los Martes con Toomey pelean por proteger a los inmigrantes

 04/25/2017 - 14:53
Una protesta de los Martes con Toomey a las afueras de la antigua oficina del Senador Pat Tommey.
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Los Martes con Toomey asumen su nueva lucha: la inmigración.

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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 12:30pm
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Una protesta de los Martes con Toomey a las afueras de la antigua oficina del Senador Pat Tommey.

Tuesday's with Toomey fights to protect immigrants

 04/25/2017 - 12:34
Tuesday's with Toomey protest outside of Senator Pat Toomey's former office.

Del Met a Barnes Foundation, Nina Diefenbach regresa a Filadelfia

 01/29/2016 - 11:14
Del Met a Barnes Foundation, Nina Diefenbach regresa a Filadelfia
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En su nueva posición, Nina McNeely Diefenbach se encargará de maximizar y ampliar el perfil público de la fundación, así como la creación de un nuevo programa de avance estratégico de innovación.

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Friday, January 29, 2016 - 11:07am
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