Andalucia admits its planning to ask for a bailout as banks refuse to lend it money

Andalucia has confirmed it is studying a request to Madrid for bailout cash as the region continues to have trouble issuing debt in the financial markets. President Griñán said that although Andalucia has permission from Madrid and the EU to issue more debt, it is experiencing problems at the moment of finding anyone to actually buy that debt. Well, quite. Madrid earlier this year setup an emergency cash fund to bailout regions that were expecting Continue reading Andalucia admits its planning to ask for a bailout as banks refuse to lend it money

Man who looted empty Bedar fire houses caught

Police have arrested a 19 year old Bedar man, J. G. H., on charges of looting two houses whose owners were evacuated from Bedar during the fires. J.G.H. took the opportunity to return to Bedar whilst the evacuation was in force and broke into the two homes in order to plunder them, taking cash, valuables, jewelery, and computer equipment. However, a police officer who had spotted J.G.H. roaming around during the evacuation put two and Continue reading Man who looted empty Bedar fire houses caught