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Meridian photos on Flickr | Flickr

It is located on a hill of 112 meters above sea level, in an area surrounded by forest, from where you can contemplate the city, the port, the mountains of Tramontana and Pla de Mallorca; in fact, its name comes from the old Catalan bell veer, which means "beautiful sight".

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  • Houston Superfund Sites Are Under Water
Houston Superfund Sites Are Under Water

EPA has determined that 28 Superfund sites in the area do not now show damage or excessive flooding associated with Harvey. However, the agency, in its press release, did not dispute any facts in the current version of the AP article . The EPA said, "Despite reporting from the comfort of Washington, Biesecker had the audacity to imply that agenc...

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  • Woodland Hills Mall Shoppers Donate To Harvey Relief
Woodland Hills Mall Shoppers Donate To Harvey Relief

The Red Cross of western MA said, with many local volunteers leaving to provide aid in Texas, new volunteers can help fill some of the holes, helping to keep operations running as normal in MA. Wherever they decide to donate, Houston and Texas are grateful for the help. An additional 1,500 people stayed in six emergency shelters in Louisiana; and...

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  • Trump says to weigh withdrawal from S. Korea trade deal
Trump says to weigh withdrawal from S. Korea trade deal

With many viewing Trump's gesture as an attempt to gain an upper hand in stalled renegotiations, a Seoul official with the Trade Ministry said that South Korea has no change in its policies on the FTA with the United States despite Trump's hints.

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  • Obama Congratulates Trump On
Obama Congratulates Trump On "Remarkable Run" In Inauguration Letter

Since then, however, Trump has shown the letter to visitors in the Oval Office or his private White House residence. And, sadly, President Donald Trump has spectacularly ignored every single word. Continuing in a more grave tone, he wrote, "There will be trying moments". Your "friends" will disappoint you. "No matter what comes, you will be i...

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  • President Moon readies for summits with Putin, Abe in Russian Federation next week
President Moon readies for summits with Putin, Abe in Russian Federation next week

According to the USA military, American Marine Corps F-35B fighter jets based in Japan joined Air Force B-1B bombers from Guam on Wednesday for the first time, flying over parts of South Korea and practicing attack capabilities with South Korean aircraft.

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  • Challenger Fails To Take Down Merkel In Only Debate Before Election
Challenger Fails To Take Down Merkel In Only Debate Before Election

Schulz, 61, outfoxed Merkel on ties with Turkey and bounced her into beefing up her rhetoric by vowing to stop Ankara's bid to join the European Union if he was elected chancellor. More than half of viewers, 55 percent, named Merkel the victor, according to an ARD poll. Merkel has been chancellor since 2005 and is widely seen as Europe's most i...

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  • Theresa May rejects ruling out cyber attacks after North Korea's missile launches
Theresa May rejects ruling out cyber attacks after North Korea's missile launches

This is testimony to Japanese companies' expectations of the United Kingdom. May minced no words as she told the press in Tokyo that Beijing must match its condemnation of Pyongyang with actual actions. Theresa May got a taste of Japanese restraint and formality during a tea ceremony with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Beijing, she reminded the audien...

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  • Russia Relations Worsen as Diplomatic Sites Are Shuttered
Russia Relations Worsen as Diplomatic Sites Are Shuttered

A senior State Department official on Saturday said Russia had complied with the USA order to vacate three diplomatic facilities, but denied Russian claims that agents threatened to break down doors at the compounds. The foreign ministry said today that the "US intelligence services with the support of armed police were now in charge of the sei...

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  • North Korean nuclear test prompts global condemnation
North Korean nuclear test prompts global condemnation

The US and South Korea have agreed to increase Seoul's missile capabilities just days after North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan and threatened further launches, Seoul's Yonhap news agency reported. He worked as a cartoon artist in North Korea before defecting to the South in 2010. As North Korea's most important trading partner, th...

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  • Man arrested after vehicle smashes into living room
Man arrested after vehicle smashes into living room

The vehicle crashed through the wall and burst into flames. North Yorkshire police arrested a 20-year-old man who is thought to have been at the wheel. According to the North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service, the driver and two passengers in the vehicle managed to leave the auto before it caught fire and were hospitalized with minor head...

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  • Japan's Abe - agreed with Trump, Putin on cooperation over North Korea
Japan's Abe - agreed with Trump, Putin on cooperation over North Korea

Though the precise strength of the blast has yet to be determined, South Korea's weather agency said the artificial quake it caused was five to six times stronger than tremors generated by its previous tests. China strongly condemned the test, slamming Pyongyang for ignoring worldwide condemnation of its atomic weapons program. British foreign ...

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  • Steelers land S Wilcox in deal with Buccaneers
Steelers land S Wilcox in deal with Buccaneers

Tampa Bay brought Wilcox aboard this offseason after Bradley McDougald joined the Seattle Seahawks , but the former never saw the field for the team during a regular-season game. Wilcox's strength is his physicality - he's a thumper. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers only kept one undrafted rookie on the 53-man roster this year, but they several ot...

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  • United States sends warplanes to South Korea in show of force against North
United States sends warplanes to South Korea in show of force against North

Although there is no evidence to suggest North Korea can now reach the majority of USA territory, the North Korean regime is threatening that current missile testing is a prelude to more military operations to come. Trump also provided his "conceptual approval" of South Korea's plan to purchase American military equipment worth billions of dollars,...

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  • 5 things to watch: Bojangles' 500 at Darlington Raceway
5 things to watch: Bojangles' 500 at Darlington Raceway

This is one of the final races before the Chase for the Cup, which is NASCAR's playoff event, stretching over 10 races , culminating at Homestead-Miami Speedway. He now has 35 playoff points, putting him 15 up on Busch, who is second with 20 points. He holds a 101-point lead over Busch in the standings this season and is the only driver with fou...

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  • Venezuela opposition activist says barred from traveling
Venezuela opposition activist says barred from traveling

Lilian Tintori's passport was seized at the airport before she was to board a flight to Europe to meet European Union leaders. A Foreign Office spokeswoman said: "The UK regrets that the Venezuelan authorities have today prevented Lilian Tintori, the human rights activist and wife of Leopoldo Lopez, from leaving the country".

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  • Hardeep Puri: Journey from diplomacy to government
Hardeep Puri: Journey from diplomacy to government

The Sena, with 18 Lok Sabha members against two from the JD (U), wanted its share of representation in line with that of the Nitish Kumar-led party, which would have meant several more berths for the Maharashtra party, a demand the BJP did not concede, the sources said .

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  • UK, Japan urge Chinese pressure on North Korea
UK, Japan urge Chinese pressure on North Korea

North Korea's state-run television broadcast a special bulletin to announce the test, and said Kim attended a meeting of the ruling party's presidium and signed the go-ahead order. The North regularly threatens to destroy the South and its main ally, the United States. A South Korean lawmaker told Yonhap that a provisional report showed that the...

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  • Palmer Fire in Redlands Area Is 15% Contained at 3300 Acres
Palmer Fire in Redlands Area Is 15% Contained at 3300 Acres

Share this article: A man helps evacuate a ranch near the Palmer Fire . The fire is zero percent contained, according to Cal Fire Riverside. CAL FIRE/Riverside County firefighters are now on the scene of a wildfire burning in Beaumont near San Timoteo Canyon Road and Fisherman's Retreat.

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  • Group urges national day of prayer for Harvey victims
Group urges national day of prayer for Harvey victims

The visit gave the president an opportunity to show a warm and empathetic side to victims of the worst storm to hit Texas in 50 years. "So many of you are faith-based, and I want to tell you, tomorrow we have national prayer day", Trump said to volunteers at First Church of Pearland, in a Houston suburb.

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