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2011-02-24 15:57:00

Called a victory for global solidarity following protests at Mexican embassies in 40 countries PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) welcomed the release from jail today of Juan Linares Montufar, a union leader of the National Mexican Mine and Metal Workers Union - also called Los Mineros - who had been unjustly imprisoned since December 3, 2008. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080131/DC12982LOGO) Linares's unconditional release...

2006-08-30 07:09:23

By Elisabeth O'Leary MADRID (Reuters) - The triumphs of the bullfighter Manolete and his tragic early death in 1947 have become legendary in Spain, but his eyebrow-raising relationship with actress Lupe Sino has been largely ignored. A new film with Hollywood stars Adrien Brody and Penelope Cruz is about to fill this gap in Manolete's otherwise well-documented life story. Manolete's death at just 30 years old stunned Spain, still reeling from a bitter civil war in the late 1930s....

2006-08-27 20:30:09

By Elisabeth O'Leary MADRID (Reuters) - The triumphs of the bullfighter Manolete and his tragic early death in 1947 have become legendary in Spain, but his eyebrow-raising relationship with actress Lupe Sino has been largely ignored. A new film with Hollywood stars Adrien Brody and Penelope Cruz is about to fill this gap in Manolete's otherwise well-documented life story. Manolete's death at just 30 years old stunned Spain, still reeling from a bitter civil war in the late 1930s....


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