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Detained Portugal ex-premier awaits fraud ruling Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates remains in police detention while an investigating magistrate decides whether he should answer charges of corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud. | 8 hours, 39 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Reno, Nevada
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Blighted harvest drives olive oil price increases - Sun, 23 Nov 2014 PST BEJA, Portugal If your favorite bottle of Mediterranean olive oil starts costing more, blame unseasonable European weather and tiny insects. High spring temperatures, a cool summer and abundant ... | 11 hours, 50 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Spokane, Washington
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Portugal's Former PM Socrates Detained by Police Portugal's former prime minister, José Sócrates, spent a second night in detention after a criminal court judge questioned him in an investigation of suspected tax fraud, corruption and money-laundering.
Wall Street Journal | 17 hours, 48 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Is this the moment Spain and Qatar plotted World Cup heist at Real Madrid's Bernabeu Stadium? This exclusive image shows a key meeting that World Cup whistleblower Phaedra Almajid says was the start of Qatar 2022s strategy to set up an alliance with the Spain-Portugal 2018 bid team.
Mail Online | 19 hours, 54 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Portugal ex-PM held over tax fraud The former prime minister of Portugal, Jose Socrates, has been arrested in Lisbon as part of an investigation into money-laundering and bribery.
BBC News | Nov 22, 2014 2:24 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Surfers ride massive waves at Nazar in Portugal in pictures A selection of the best images as surfers including Britains Andrew Cotton and the USAs Garrett McNamara tackle a huge swell off the Praia do Norte coast, near Nazar. McNamara claims he broke his own world record there in 2013, catching a 100ft wave. Read
The Guardian | Nov 22, 2014 11:49 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Portuguese police detain ex-premier in fraud case Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates has been detained by police as part of an investigation into corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud, Portugal's Attorney-General's office said Saturday. | Nov 22, 2014 10:31 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Reno, Nevada
Portugal named world's best destination for golfing World's best destination for golfing | Nov 22, 2014 05:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Portugal Legionnaires' outbreak kills 10, no new infections seen LISBON (Reuters) - Portugal's largest ever outbreak of Legionnaires' disease has killed 10 people since erupting two weeks ago and 38 are still in intensive care, the health ministry said on Friday, but the risk of contracting the illness is now practical
Yahoo! News | Nov 21, 2014 5:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Big wave surfers ride monster swell off Praia do Norte, Portugal, in pictures In pics: World's top surfers gather in Praia do Norte in Nazar, Portugal | Nov 21, 2014 1:17 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend