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How Kalixmotxo was invented

The most memorable things we come across when we travel often took a long, winding path to get to what they are today. This is Origin Story, a series that looks into the various influences that made the cultural touchstones we know today. In 1971, Coca-Cola debuted what is now considered one of the world’s most famous commercial. The advertisement features a catchy jingle about wanting to buy the world a Coke. On August 12, 1972, at 5:00 PM, according to local legend, a group of young merchan...
Tags: Travel, San Francisco, Spain, European Union, Cocktails, Wine, Jack, Coca Cola, Coke, Rioja, All, Shirley Temple, Pepsi, Basque Country, Palacios, Culinary Institute of America

LAFC completes unbeaten preseason with unsettled roster

LOS ANGELES — LAFC’s 2020 preseason ended on a high note on Wednesday with a 3-1 victory over Toronto FC in a matinee match at Banc of California Stadium, but the roster is far from settled ahead of next Tuesday’s CONCACAF Champions League match against Leon. Wednesday’s victory featured plenty of positives but also included moments that made it clear the roster reshuffle remains a work in progress. The win completed an undefeated preseason for LAFC, but the team played all four of its matches w...
Tags: Sports, Toronto, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mls, Nashville, Uruguay, Christian, Ecuador, Toronto FC, Carlos Vela, Walker Zimmerman, Leon, Vela, Lafc

Bob Bradley pleased after LAFC’s preseason draw with FC Dallas

LOS ANGELES — After winning its first two, Los Angeles Football Club’s third preseason match ended in a 2-2 draw with FC Dallas on Thursday at Banc of California Stadium. LAFC has only one more tune-up match left before its CONCACAF Champions League debut, but Coach Bob Bradley again liked what he has been seeing from his team. “Another day in preseason where we take our football ideas and try to see where things stand. We did a lot of really good things today,” Bradley said after the match. “We...
Tags: Mexico, Sports, Toronto, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mls, Dallas, Brian, FC Dallas, Carlos Vela, Vela, Lafc, Nycfc, Bradley, Rodriguez

VOTE: Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week (Dec. 27)

Each week, publications from the The Southern California News Group’s 11 properties (Orange County Register, L.A. Daily News, Press-Enterprise, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Long Beach Press-Telegram, The Daily Breeze, San Bernardino Sun, Daily Bulletin, Redlands Daily Facts, Whittier Daily News and Pasadena-Star News) nominate Athletes of the Week for their respective region. Each nominee is entered into the overall Southern California Athlete of the Week county-wide vote. Click on the newspaper ...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Tigers, High School Sports, Anderson, Huskies, Thomas, Damien, Peninsula, Portland State, Braves, St Anthony, Holm, Ocean View, Dawson

Support for Venezuela’s Opposition Leader Guaido Wavers as Maduro Holds Firm

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Tour operator Alejandro Palacios joined hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans protesting in the streets early this year, wanting to believe that things would finally change in the country as upstart opposition leader Juan Guaidó rallied international support and promised a swift end to President Nicolás Maduro’s rule. To Palacios, Guaidó seemed different from the string of past opposition leaders who had challenged Maduro and his predecessor, the late Hugo Chavez, o...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Washington, Uncategorized, Syria, United States, Vatican, Venezuela, Associated Press, Norway, Donald Trump, Nicolás Maduro, Leon, National Assembly, Abrams, Caracas

Beware of Orlando Pirates supporters - Palacios’ advice to Zinnbauer

Orlando Pirates' development academy director Augusto Palacious has urged the club's new head coach, Josef Zinnbauer, to be his own man. The German tactician was appointed last week as the Buccaneers look to revive their hopes of challenging for this season's PSL title. Palacios, who has served as Bucs first head coach in the past, warned the 49-year-old tactician to absorb the pressure early on.
Tags: News, Soccer, Psl, Bucs, Buccaneers, Palacios, Orlando Pirates, Zinnbauer, Augusto Palacious, Josef Zinnbauer

Peru flooding poses ongoing threat

Peru (MNN) -- Large portions of Peru remain underwater due to severe ongoing flooding. Heavy rains led to the latest deluge in Central Jungle , destroying 123 homes and leaving more than 500 people without shelter. Juan Carlos Palacios, Senior Manager of Program Support, says 48 families helped by Compassion International are among those in need. “Some parts of the small houses and small villages fell down, and also several families lost the lands where they grow things to eat and to se...
Tags: Peru, El Nino, Palacios, Central Jungle, Juan Carlos Palacios, Mariela Lizbeth Flores Trillo, Compassion s Child Sponsorship Program

Scientists Create Super-Thin 'Sheet' That Could Charge Our Phones (slashdot)

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Scientists at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created super-thin, bendy materials that absorb wireless internet and other electromagnetic waves in the air and turn them into electricity. The lead researcher, Tomas Palacios, said the breakthrough paved the way for energy-harvesting covers ranging from tablecloths to giant wrappers for buildings that extract energy from the environment to power sensors and other electronics. D...
Tags: News, Mit, Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT, Palacios, BeauHD, Tomas Palacios

Scientists Create Super-Thin 'Sheet' That Could Charge Our Phones

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Scientists at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created super-thin, bendy materials that absorb wireless internet and other electromagnetic waves in the air and turn them into electricity. The lead researcher, Tomas Palacios, said the breakthrough paved the way for energy-harvesting covers ranging from tablecloths to giant wrappers for buildings that extract energy from the environment to power sensors and other electronics. D...
Tags: Tech, Mit, Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT, Palacios, Tomas Palacios

How My High School Destroyed An Immigrant Kid's Life Because He Drew The School's Mascot (techdirt)

Late last year, Pro Publica and the NY Times published an incredible, long and infuriating article, mostly about how a high school in NY destroyed an immigrant student's life, due to a mixture of moral panics about "MS-13" gang activity (whipped up by the federal government), over-aggressive policing within schools, and deeply troubling decisions by ICE. The story touches on a number of things that we normally write about -- and I've been stewing over writing a post for weeks. The topics herein ...
Tags: News, US, United States, Aclu, Manhattan, Honduras, Department Of Homeland Security, Alex, Long Island, Noël, Columbine, Mike Masnick, Ny Times, Suffolk County, Brentwood, Department

Real Madrid leading chase for River Plate's Exequiel Palacios - agent

ESPN's Ricardo Ortiz joins the FC crew to discuss how justice can be served following the violence outside El Monumental at the weekend. After suffering an eye injury from attacks on the team bus, Boca Juniors captain Pablo Perez voices his concerns with the safety at El Monumental. The FC crew urge action against fans responsible for violence that caused the postponement of the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final. The agent of River Plate midfielder Exequiel Palaci...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, River, Real Madrid, Transfers, Espn, Madrid, River Plate, Boca Juniors, Bernabeu, Los Blancos, Spanish Primera Division, Palacios, Pablo Perez, Ricardo Ortiz

Real Madrid have not agreed deal for Exequiel Palacios - River Plate

The FC panel answer your tweets on how Santi Solari's first season should be judged, what dressing rooms are like at half-time and much more. River Plate president Rodolfo D'Onofrio has denied reports in Spain that a deal has been reached to sell midfielder Exequiel Palacios to Real Madrid. Diario AS said Madrid had agreed terms to sign Palacios in the winter window and a deal would be completed as early as next week. "He has not been sold, but there is an interest from Real Madrid in...
Tags: Football, Spain, Sport, Story, Real Madrid, Transfers, Madrid, River Plate, Rodolfo, Onofrio, Santi Solari, Spanish Primera Division, Palacios, America TV, Exequiel Palacios, Exequiel Palacios River Plate

Official Trailer for B&W Drama 'Palacios' Directed by Robert T. Herrera

"Maybe we could just hang out here for a little while? Just hang out…" Freestyle Digital Media has released the first official trailer for Palacios, an indie drama filmed in St. Louis, Missouri that is heading straight-to-VOD later this fall. The drama is about a widowed woman and an inner-city teen who decide to spend the 4th of July holiday together on a Midwest city rooftop where they create an unlikely bond that forces them to stop ignoring the circumstances that placed them there togeth...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Boston, Midwest, St Louis Missouri, Indies, Palacios, To Watch, Robert T Herrera

LA Varsity photos: The fun, excitement and great plays of Week 6 of high school football

Images of fans, stadiums and action from the first Week 6 of high school football around Los Angeles County, Thursday and Friday, Sept. 27-28. Bonita Bearcats Cade Cadam (4) runs for a touchdown against Colony Titans free safety Jirah Stephens (21) during the first half of a prep football game at San Dimas High School in San Dimas, Calif. on Friday September 28, 2018. (Photo by Raul Romero Jr, Contributing Photographer) Colony Titans wide receiver Anthony Junius (3) runs for yards against...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Valencia, High School Sports, Chris, Taft, Los Angeles County, McCain, Westlake, Alhambra, Johnny Williams, San Fernando Valley, Chino Hills, Xavier Crockett, Calabasas

Sharing the Gospel in post-CityFest West Michigan

United States (MNN) -- Barbara Palacios, the 1986 Miss Universe, was a part of the recent CityFest West Michigan. Palacios had the opportunity to speak at the Wednesday Women's Luncheon in Grand Rapids, Michigan. West Michigan has a reputation for having a church on nearly every corner, but that doesn't necessarily mean sharing the Gospel is easy. Barbara Palacios speaks at the City Fest Women's Luncheon in Grand Rapids, MI on September 5, 2018. (Header and photo courtesy of Mission Network ...
Tags: United States, Christ, Mission Network News, West Michigan, Luis Palau, Palacios, Grand Rapids MI, Mary Sterenberg, Barbara Palacios, CityFest West Michigan Palacios, Grand Rapids Michigan West Michigan, Barbara Palacios Network Sometimes, Mission Network News During CityFest West Michigan, Barbara Palacios Network

The new American dream: Leasing your house

John Peterkovich stands in front of his rental house in San Pedro. The retired architect is renting out the house until his daughter can afford to buy it. Like Peterkovich, 78 percent of rental house and rental condo landlords own just one property, according to Attom Data Solutions. (Photo by Scott Varley, Contributing Photographer) The Beyer family at their rental house in Huntington Beach. Pictured, are Bob and Amber Beyer,daughter Brielle, 11,and son Brayden, 13. The Beyer’s have been r...
Tags: Business, Texas, California, Housing, America, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Rent, Michigan, Bob, Katniss, Local News, Orange County, Riverside County, Southern California

Candidate barred from Georgia election over citizenship sues

ATLANTA (AP) — A candidate for the Georgia House is appealing her disqualification from this year’s election over citizenship requirements. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Maria Palacios filed a lawsuit Sunday, hoping to overturn Secretary of State Brian Kemp’s decision that she cannot run. Palacios was the only Democrat running for the Gainesville-area seat. Her […]
Tags: News, Atlanta, Georgia, Ap, State, Gainesville, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Georgia House, Brian Kemp, Palacios, Nation & World, Maria Palacios

Jury deadlocks in trial of 3 men charged with 2001 killing of 13-year-old near Elysian Park

Jurors deadlocked Thursday in the trial of three of the four men charged in the killing of a 13-year-old Whittier girl who was taken to a remote area of Elysian Park, where she was raped and shot to death nearly 17 years ago. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Larry Paul Fidler declared a mistrial after jurors reported that they could not reach a unanimous verdict on the murder charge against Santos Grimaldi, 35, Melvin Sandoval, 38, and Rogelio Contreras, 40, stemming from Jacqueline Piazza’s Jun...
Tags: Crime, News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Courts, Homicide, Local News, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles Superior Court, Grimaldi, Whittier, Jacqueline, Sandoval, Contreras, Palacios

Gang member convicted in 2001 killing of Whittier 13-year-old found in Elysian Park

One of four reputed gang members charged in the killing of a 13-year-old Whittier girl who was taken to a remote area of Elysian Park where she was raped and shot to death nearly 17 years ago was convicted Thursday. The Los Angeles Superior Court jury deliberated for more than a day before finding Jorge Palacios, 39, guilty of first-degree murder and kidnapping to commit another crime involving the June 2001 killing of Jacqueline Piazza. Jurors also found true the special circumstance allegation...
Tags: Crime, News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Courts, Homicide, Local News, Los Angeles Superior Court, Grimaldi, Whittier, Jacqueline, Sandoval, Contreras, Palacios, Elysian Park

Rancher takes feds to court over camera they placed on his property without permission

Ricardo Palacios, a 74-year old rancher, had gotten used to Customs and Border Protection officials tromping across his south Texas ranch lands without permission over the years. But finding a wireless surveillance camera set up in one of his trees? Not OK. Upon discovering the device, Palacios removed it immediately. It wasn't long after that he started receiving calls from CBP and the Texas Rangers demanding that he turn the camera over to them or face charges.Having taken enough of their shit...
Tags: Security, Post, Texas, Legal, News, Law, Surveillance, Camera, CBP, Customs, Border Patrol, Texas Rangers, Fourth Amendment, Palacios, Ricardo Palacios, Ars Technica Palacios

Man removes feds’ spy cam, they demand it back, he refuses and sues (ars technica)

Enlarge / U.S. Border Patrol supervisor Eugenio Rodriguez surveys the Rio Grande River and surrounding environs August 7, 2008 in Laredo, Texas. (credit: John Moore / Getty Images) Last November, a 74-year-old rancher and attorney was walking around his ranch just south of Encinal, Texas, when he happened upon a small portable camera strapped approximately eight feet high onto a mesquite tree near his son's home. The camera was encased in green plastic and had a transmitting antenna. Not knowi...
Tags: Texas, News, Customs, Texas Rangers, Cyrus Farivar, Border Protection, Rio Grande River, U S Border Patrol, Laredo Texas, Palacios, John Moore Getty, Eugenio Rodriguez, Ricardo Palacios

Rays trade RHP Odorizzi to Twins for Palacios

The Tampa Bay Rays have traded starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi to the Minnesota Twins in exchange for minor league infielder Jermaine Palacios.
Tags: Baseball, Twins, Minnesota Twins, Tampa Bay Rays, Palacios, Jake Odorizzi

Venice: Argentina’s ‘Hunting Season’ Wins Critics’ Week Prize

VENICE, Italy – Argentinian first-timer Natalia Garagiola’s “Hunting Season,” a father-son drama set in the wilds of Patagonia, is the winner of the Venice Film Festival’s Critics’ Week prize. The movie stars veteran Argentinian actor German Palacios (“Possible Lives”) as a hunting guide living in Patagonia with his new family. Following the death of his... Read more »
Tags: News, Film, Global, Festivals, Argentina, Patagonia, Venice, Venice Film Festival, Palacios, Venice Critics Week, Giona Nazzaro, Natalia Garagiola

Lobos BUAP release William Palacios after he was involved in fight

Herculez Gomez evaluates newly-promoted Lobos BUAP's surprising run of form at the start of the Liga MX season. Liga MX club Lobos BUAP have released 23-year-old Colombian winger William Palacios after he was involved in a fight in the early hours of Sunday morning. Palacios celebrated Lobos BUAP's 3-2 victory over Pachuca on Saturday by heading to Puebla -- the city the club is based in -- with Colombian teammate Julian Quinones after the win moved the recently promoted team into fir...
Tags: Story, Soccer, Liga MX, Mexican Liga MX, Pachuca, Puebla, Herculez Gomez, Palacios, Lobos BUAP, William Palacio, William Palacios, Julian Quinones

OC Prosecutor Who Defended DA's Office Over Snitch Scandal Is Accused Of Covering Up Jail Informant Use

LOS ANGELES ― An Orange County prosecutor who has been at the forefront of his office’s response to the county’s ongoing jail informant scandal is now being accused of concealing jailhouse informant evidence in a murder case he prosecuted eight years ago. It’s the latest in a series of allegations of misconduct against the embattled Orange County district attorney’s office, which along with the Orange County sheriff’s department has been embroiled in a sprawling jailhouse informant scandal for ...
Tags: News, California, Los Angeles, Orange County, Smith, Huffington Post, Justice Department, Sanders, HuffPost, Paul Smith, Orange County Register, Superior Court, Wert, Schroeder, Orange County Sheriff s Department, Sandra Hutchens

Teen Asks Horrible Friend To Design Her First Tattoo, And Well …

When a teen figured her best friend would design a cool tattoo for her, she was sorely mistaken. Elle Mills, an 18-year-old from Ottawa, Canada told the Huffington Post her best friend, Tavian Palacios, thought it would be a good idea for her to get inked for the first time. “And I was like, ‘It’d be a whole lot more entertaining if I let you choose [the tattoo] and surprised me,’” Mills told the HuffPost. Mills runs the YouTube channel ElleOfTheMills, so she decided to film the experience of g...
Tags: News, Youtube, Huffington Post, Elyse Wanshel, HuffPost, Mills, Ottawa Canada, Palacios, Elle Mills, Tavian Palacios, HuffPost Mills, YouTube channel ElleOfTheMills, EKSxNKzEzt Elle Mills

3rd missing duck hunter’s body found along Texas’ Gulf Coast

PALACIOS, Texas (AP) — The Coast Guard says the bodies of all three people who went missing while duck hunting along the Gulf Coast of Texas have been recovered. Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick says two bodies and the boat were found Saturday afternoon near Matagorda Bay and the third body was found a […]
Tags: Texas, News, Gulf Coast, Coast Guard, Texas AP, Palacios, Matagorda Bay, Nation & World

2 Southeast Texas men killed, 1 missing on duck hunting trip

PALACIOS, Texas (AP) — The Coast Guard says two Southeast Texas men have been found dead and a third remains missing after a duck hunting trip. The three were to launch their 17-foot flat-bottomed boat about 4 a.m. Friday between Palacios and Port Lavaca but did not return as expected later in the day. A […]
Tags: Texas, News, Southeast Texas, Texas AP, The Coast Guard, Port Lavaca, Palacios, Nation & World

California Prosecutor Faces One-Year Suspension For Falsifying Confession

A county prosecutor in California who falsified a defendant’s confession and then said it was just a “joke” he was playing on a public defender now faces a year’s suspension of his law license. The California State Bar announced the action Thursday against Kern County Deputy District Attorney Robert Alan Murray. “Murray’s behavior is wholly inappropriate and unbecoming of an experienced prosecutor, who is expected to adhere to the highest standards of ethical conduct and to act as a gatekeeper ...
Tags: News, Supreme Court, California, Los Angeles, Court of appeal, California Supreme Court, Huffington Post, Murray, Kern County, Martinez, Alex Kozinski, Matt Ferner, Popehat, Palacios, Ken White, Kern County Superior Court