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Rajoy says 'Spain's head out of the water'

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MADRID (AP) — Spain is on the mend, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy claimed Wednesday as he revealed a drop in the government's budget deficit. The government has been trying to heal its public finances since it came to power 14 months ago by slashing spending and raising tax. While that's come at a price for the economy — which is in another recession and hobbled by 26 percent unemployment...