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Feature: Tourism -- Spain's money spinner

SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain, July 5 (UPI) -- The supposed exuberance of the Spaniards and the more reliable predictability of the summer weather have been attracting to Spain refugees from northern Europe's damp and clammy lands for decades. The formula of sun and fun -- now with the added value of
MIREN GUTIERREZ, UPI Business Correspondent

Feature: American Mouse eyes French cheese

PARIS, May 16 (UPI) -- Asterix the Gaul is one of France's most famous comic book heroes. Like all ancient Gauls, he fears only one thing: that the sky might fall on his head.
CLAUDE SALHANI

Commentary: In France, things don't change

WASHINGTON, May 4 (UPI) -- "Plus ca change, plus c'est la même chose."
JAMES CHAPIN, National Political Analyst

Culture Vulture: Cheese-no smiling matter

PARIS, May 2 (UPI) -- When you say "cheese" in France, it's not always to smile, let alone a laughing matter. Cheese is also big business and, in certain parts of Western Europe, peo
CLAUDE SALHANI

Faith: A city shows forgiveness pays

LA ROCHELLE, France, April 3 (UPI) -- As the cycle of reprisals and retaliation in the Holy Land accelerates with frightening speed, Christians may be permitted to remind everyone the very core of t
UWE SIEMON-NETTO, UPI Religion Correspondent

Culture Vulture: Palestinian parallels

WASHINGTON, March 21 (UPI) -- This week marks the 40th anniversary of the end of Algeria's war of independence from France -- a bitter 7-year conflict that left nearly 2 million dead and bit
CLAUDE SALHANI

What US newspapers are saying

U.S. newspaper editorial comment on issues of international interest.

Plane terror suspect charged

BOSTON, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- A suspected suicide bomber who allegedly attempted to ignite explosives hidden in his shoes aboard an American Airlines trans-Atlantic flight from Paris to Miami made an initial appearance Monday in federal court in Boston. Federal authorities said Richar
DAVE HASKELL

Of Human Interest: News-lite

TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Nov. 22, the 326th day of 2001 with 39 to follow.
By United Press International

Engines have history of inflight breakups

WASHINGTON, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- The jet engines in use aboard the Airbus A300 that crashed into a quiet New York neighborhood Monday are among the most flown engines in commercial aviation tod
FRANK SIETZEN, JR., UPI Science News

Euro? What Euro?

SAVIGNAC-DE-MIREMONT, France, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Anyone who thought that the French are going to find the currency changeover from the time-honored franc to the euro a piece of cake on Jan. 1, should think aga
MICHAEL MILLS

Living Today: Issues of modern living

ONLINE SHOPPING
By United Press International

Executive Business Briefing

Here is a look at more of Monday's top business stories:
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