In other news Wednesday, the European debt crisis escalated as Standard and Poor’s credit rating agency downgraded Spain’s debt, and the Federal Reserve said it will leave interest rates unchanged for the time being. Continue reading
To get a real close look at some of the best paintings housed in Spain’s Prado Museum, you no longer have to trek to Madrid. Google and one of the world’s most famous galleries announced Tuesday they have teamed up to allow people to explore 14 of the Prado’s prized paintings using the search engine’s mapping technology.
A Spanish court Wednesday convicted 21 people of involvement in the 2004 Madrid train bombings that killed 191 people, but in a surprising move, acquitted an alleged mastermind. Continue reading