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Donald Trump supporters and Joe Biden supporters fight in Philadelphia amid rallies and holiday dances

CARLOS FRESNEDASpecial EnvoyPhiladelphia Friday, 6 November 2020 - 21:19 Democrats call for every vote to be counted to the rhythm of reggaetn while Republicans ask to stop the vote with the Village People in the background Demonstrations in favor of all the votes being counted, in Philadelphia. Chris McGrath / AFP The future. The indelible legacy of Donald Trump last hour. All about the elections in the USA First came the speakers and the DJs. Then came the wigs and the banners. The music was rising in volume outside the Pennsylvania Convention Center, turned into a makeshift dance floor, to the shouts of "Count Every Vote!" ("Count all the votes!"). They are electronic music, they are funky, reggaetn was not lacking: "To the left and to the right, to the inside and to the ...
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Outrage in the hospitality industry for the cut in capacity that they consider a “concealed closure”

Public occupying the tables of a hospitality establishment in the center of Alicante. Manuel R. Sala Indignation total among the hoteliers of the province to learn about the new anticovid measures of the Consell, which reduce capacity from the terraces of bars and restaurants to half and a third inside the establishments. The sector claims to be in a state of shock, speaks of a nightmare and a blow to receive at the beginning of a weekend, with full refrigerators and customer reservations already made, these new restrictions that in principle will be in force for a month. Until now, restaurateurs could install 100% of the terraces with distance between diners and within the premises,...
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Miley Cyrus releases new album on the 27th: ‘Plastic Hearts’

Miley Cyrus has revealed this Friday that next November 27 his long-awaited new album will be released, which will be titled 'Plastic Hearts', announcement that has coincided with the launch of a duet with one of his idols, Stevie Nicks. The song, titled 'Edge of Midnight', is actually a remix of the hit song 'Midnight Sky' which he released last August and which was not only the first single from his new album, but also his return to the market after a difficult year in which he had to postpone all recording due to an operation on the vocal cords. In an interview for Variety magazin...
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Rubén Alfaro: «Infections have skyrocketed in the social sphere and among young people»

Could the complicated health, social and economic situation in which Elda finds itself now have been avoided? I consider that on the part of many citizens there has been an exemplary behavior and I want to value and thank that for that. But it is also true that a minority of Eldenses have lowered their guard in the social sphere, and that has favored the spread of this contagious virus. What has failed for the Ministry of Health to decide to increase the restrictive measures in the city against covid-19? We have alw...
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Irene Navarro: «Infections have skyrocketed in the social sphere and among young people»

The socialist Irene Navarro. Alex Alvarez Was this situation avoidable? It is a question for which I do not have an absolute answer but rather it raises many other questions. Petrer is a city that after confinement maintained low levels of infections until a few weeks ago they began to increase alarmingly. We are also seeing it in other cities and other autonomous communities of our country. Of course, in our case there is no trigger or main cause that caused the increase. The health authorities speak of contagions in the social and private sphere, which is what is most worrying us. Therefore, together with t...
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An intense symphonic season with unknowns

(Worcester, Massachusetts,1947) Short Ride on a Fast Machine John Adams is one of the best known and most performed musicians in the US Author of Nixon in China, one of the most famous contemporary operas, he premiered the short work that opens the season today in 1986 with the Pittsburgh Symphony. It is a "fanfare for orchestra" in the post-minimalist style that characterizes many of his compositions. Adams wonders, "Do you know what it's like when someone asks you to ride in a great sports car and then you wish you hadn't?" referring to this work which in 2008 was "the tenth most per...
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The Sample of Authors faces the pandemic

It has not been easy. The road has been long and complicated, but the Spanish Theater Exhibition of Contemporary Authors has stood up to the pandemic and has adapted to the changing circumstances that have marked the development of cultural activities. Alicante has once again become the capital of contemporary theater and it does so in its 28th edition with the performance of 23 companies. Yesterday the curtain rose and next Saturday it will lower it in the strangest call in its history. "We are very proud of the program because although we have had to face difficult situations, in the end we have made a rich and varied Show," said its director, G...
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Curious couples for art

David Gil Campesino, Ester García Guixot and Carlos Izquierdo, co-founders of Daguten-Escuela Gráfica de Barrio. INFORMATION Get started in engraving with Dürer listening The four Seasons by Vivaldi, or in the silkscreen with the works of the religious activist Corita Kent while playing Electricity by OMD, or in the fanzines with the punk of the Dead Kennedys are some of the activities included in the project #PlayInk (Play with ink) by DaGuten-Neighborhood Graphic School, which will be developed through 15 workshops that begin today at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Alicante (MACA) and will end in June 2021. ...
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More than a thousand students regret losing their hospital practices

Medicine Practices at the Miguel Hernández University. Pilar Cortes Laboratory of the University of Alicante. Alex Dominguez It is not only difficult to be health personnel right now, so is preparing to be. A total of 1,135 students of Health Sciences in the province have seen their hospital practices truncated after the suspension "sine die" dictated by the Ministry of Health due to the increase in cases of covid admitted in this second wave. The students move between understanding, "the situation is complicated and maybe now we are in the hospital," and concern for not b...
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Barça, without excuses against Betis for not giving in in LaLiga

Barcelona and Betis face this Saturday at the Camp Nou in a duel in which the Barça fans have no excuses after adding only two points from the last twelve in the League and to which those of the Chilean Manuel Pellegrini arrive with the ambition to continue his game and its best version. Those of the Dutch Ronald Koeman, without margin to chain what would be the fifth consecutive setback in the league competition, they receive a Betic team that, after two consecutive defeats against Real Sociedad and Atlético de Madrid, they achieved a reaffirmation triumph over Pellegrini's idea of ​​football against Elche. ...