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2010-05-12 15:31:00

PIRAEUS, Greece, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (NYSE: ANW) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire from Shell Espana S.A.

2008-10-31 15:00:19

An Air Europa airplane was able to successfully land next to a beach on the Spanish holiday island of Lanzarote after overshooting a runway, officials say.

2008-08-21 12:01:08

By EMILY MOULTON MORE than 150 people have died in a horrific plane crash at Madrid's Barajas airport yesterday in what has been described as Spain's worst air disaster in 30 years.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]