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Spain’s royals cheered on visit to St. Augustine

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King Felipe VI of Spain toured St. Augustine’s centuries-old Spanish-built castle and other historic sites in his country’s former colony before addressing hundreds of well-wishers from a balcony downtown on Friday. Under cloudy skies, the king and his wife Letizia toured the oldest city in the U.S. to celebrate St. Augustine’s 450th anniversary and attend a meeting of the U.S.-Spain Council. Waving Spanish flags and shouting “Long live Spain” in Spanish, throngs of people including children let out of school…

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