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King of Spain to Abdicate for Son, Prince Felipe

Spain's King Juan Carlos is stepping down from the throne, clearing the way for his son Prince Felipe to take over.   Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy made the abdication announcement Monday on national television. The 76-year-old king, whose health is failing and has had  five operations in two years, including hip replacement surgery, is stepping down for personal reasons, Rajoy said. Abdication, succession It was not immediately clear when the abdication will take...

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