Tag Archives: Spain

Madrid says breakaway Catalans would lose Spain nationality

Barcelona (AFP) – Spain's foreign minister Wednesday warned Catalans they would lose their Spanish nationality if the region became independent & urged them against what he said would be a…

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Mediterranean Diet May Reduce Breast Cancer Risk

The Mediterranean diet may be able to add "reduces risk of breast cancer" to its long list of health benefits, according to a new study from Spain. In the study,…

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Spanish police find body of missing U.S. tourist

MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish police have found the body of U.S. tourist Denise Pikka Thiem, who went missing in April as she was walking the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route…

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Transfer window: Club rifts, failed moves, record spend

LONDON (AP) — A record $1.3 billion was spent by English Premier League clubs in the summer transfer window. But the most intriguing moments at the end of the frenzied…

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Madrid joins Barcelona in network to help migrants

Madrid (AFP) – Madrid said Tuesday it was joining Barcelona's initiative to form a "network of cities" to welcome some of the hundreds of thousands of desperate migrants arriving in…

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City doesn't waste Chelsea slip, Madrid wins big in Spain

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea's Premier League title defense is already floundering after a rare home loss let Manchester City increase its lead following a fourth consecutive win on Saturday. The…

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Spain fare dodger bites off piece of train conductor's ear

Police in Spain were on Monday looking for a fare dodger who bit off part of the ear of a train conductor who asked to see his ticket. The attack…

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Barcelona mayor's tourism crackdown puts Airbnb in firing line

By Adrian Croft BARCELONA (Reuters) – Barcelona's new mayor is picking a fight with home rental websites as she tries to crack down on uncontrolled tourism that she fears could…

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14 arrested in anti-jihadi raids in Morocco, Spain

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — At least 14 suspected members of a cell that recruited jihadi fighters for the Islamic State group in Iraq & Syria were arrested Tuesday in a…

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Pedro reveals Mourinho and Fabregas inspired Chelsea switch

London (AFP) – Chelsea's new winger Pedro Rodriguez has revealed conversations with Jose Mourinho & Cesc Fabregas persuaded him to swap Barcelona for the Premier League champions. Pedro chose the…

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