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  • The aging King Juan Carlos has seemed increasingly out of touch with his people as they try to keep afloat in Europe's economic storm.

    FILE - In this June 11, 2006 file photo, Spanish Princess Christina and her husband Inaki Urdangarin watch the men's tennis final at the French Open tennis tournament in Paris. Urdangarin is accused of having used his position to embezzle several million dollars in public contracts assigned to a nonprofit foundation he set up. The corruption scandal is contributing to the public's diminishing respect for the monarchy. With the 75-year-old king's reputation in decline and several health scares recently.
    LAST UPDATE : Feb 22, 2013, 11:14 AM EST
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  • n this Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013 photo, Grand Master Matthew Festing poses for a picture at the end of an interview.

    Once drawn exclusively from Europe's nobility, the order is trying to shed its image as a purely rich man's club while still tapping the world's wealthy to fund its charitable work.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 05, 2013, 11:29 AM EST
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