Tag Archives: Spain

The Latest: 7 bodies of migrants found near Spain, off coast

VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrants crisis (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Spain's maritime rescue service says the bodies of seven African migrants have been found dead…

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Juventus beats Napoli to lead Serie A, Man U loses again

Juventus received a late goal to beat Napoli 1-0 & snatch the lead of Italy's Serie A from its southern rival on Saturday. Cristiano Ronaldo kept Real Madrid in the…

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The Latest: UNICEF seeks $9 million to fight Zika

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the battle against the Zika virus (all times local): 2:20 p.m. UNICEF is asking for $9 million for its programs in the Americas to…

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BBVA Compass signs pact with BlackRock's robo-adviser

(Reuters) – BBVA Compass, a unit of Spain's BBVA group, said it signed an agreement with BlackRock Inc's "robo-adviser", FutureAdvisor, to assist expand its automated investment advisory services. Robo-advisers use…

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Spain gets 600 tip-offs about possible Islamic extremists

MADRID (AP) — Spanish security officials say they have received more than 600 anonymous tip-offs regarding possible Islamic extremists under a new project set up to better anticipate the threat…

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From Blood Rain to Green Poo: 10 Weirdest Science Stories of 2015

The rain in Spain seemed to turn a gory shade of blood red. A scientist revealed he hadn't showered in more than 10 years. Somehow, tapeworms received even worse. These…

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The latest: 2 dead as 200 Africans try to swim to Spain

MADRID (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of people flee to Europe in search of asylum. All times local. 4:40 p.m. Spain's Red Cross is detailing the…

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2 dead, 12 injured as 200 migrants try to enter Spain by sea

MADRID (AP) — Two people drowned & at least 12 others were injured when they tried to obtain to a small patch of Spanish territory in North Africa by swimming…

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Williams: African roots thriving in Spain's Basque region

BILBAO, Spain (AP) — Inaki Williams is not the type of soccer player you would expect to see at Athletic Bilbao, the traditional Spanish club which only fields players from…

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Hundreds of African migrants storm Spanish border post

Madrid (AFP) – Hundreds of African migrants stormed a barbed wire-topped border fence between Morocco & the Spanish territory of Ceuta & 185 made it across, the Red Cross said….

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