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Nicaragua: Approaching an Inflection Point?

By Kenneth M. Coleman*

The street protests that wracked Nicaragua last week may or may not recede after President Daniel Ortega backed off a controversial increase in social security taxes, but the damage to his image of invincibility will linger and could turn out to be a watershed in his and his wife’s grand plan for one-party rule.  556 more words

Jury convicts ex-NY nanny of murdering two children

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

NEW YORK: A former New York nanny was convicted of murder Wednesday (Apr 18) for killing two children in a frenzied stabbing, after a jury rejected her insanity defense in a case that tormented parents worldwide. 587 more words

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The Days of Dismissing English Still Wines Are Long Gone - Tasting the Impressive Davenport Limney Horsmonden 2016 Organic White...

Now that it’s the season of wine travels, for me no departure is complete without a pit stop pre-boarding at the House of Caviar bar at Heathrow Airport. 197 more words

UFC 222 : Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya

World Featherweight Championship:

Cris Cyborg vs Yana Kunitskaya

Cyborg is coming with a 9 match winning streak behind her and is a difficult woman to beat, make no mistake about it. 679 more words


Making my way to my Navajo line via Atanacio Ortega- The baptism of Jose Atanacio Ortega 15 August 1838 Belen, New Mexico

So, in my last entry I posted the marriage record for Atanacio Ortega & Cecilia Velasquez, my third great-grandparents. That record gave me the name of the couple’s parents. 439 more words


Edición No. 441, 10 de febrero de 2018

Fuego en el vecindario

En los últimos días se ha presentado una sucesión de eventos internacionales que nos competen directamente, un verdadero fuego en el vecindario, y la reacción visible del gobierno de Ortega da la impresión que los subvalora, con lo cual ese fuego del vecindario amenaza con trasladarse a nuestra casa. 717 more words

El Pulso De La Semana

The marriage of Atanacio Ortega & Maria Cecilia Velasquez in Belen, New Mexico 4 November 1862

Atanacio Ortega & Cecilia Velasquez were Adelina Ortega’s grandparents, making them my third great grandparents. Below is their original marriage record found in the marriage records from Nuestra Señora de Belen, Belen, New Mexico. 121 more words