Rajoy insisted he would "put his hand in the fire" for Camps - until now

PP pressured ex-Valencia chief to plead guilty in effort to save campaign

Rein in glut of port extensions, Greenpeace warns

Police stop protestors from impeding eviction

More than 50 anti-riot police cordoned off a large area of Madrid's Pueblo Nuevo district

Bankia shares flat on debut despite discounted IPO price

Performance contrasts with strong recovery in market


Decisive summit of finance ministers

The Eurogroup meeting must produce a final agreement on the Greek bailout

Valencia regional premier Francisco Camps resigns

PP leader bows to intense pressure from own party over charges of corruption

Murdered teen burglar may have broken into house as part of elaborate prank

a 17-year-old from Ferrol was stabbed to death allegedly as part of a risky game played by teenagers

Police net record 25-million-euro cash haul in money-laundering bust

Authorities make 21 arrests in Madrid and Miami, seize 75m euros in assets

Tainted festival brew leaves 24 dead in Ecuador

The government imposed a ban on alcohol sales until midnight Wednesday

Chávez "fights for his life" in Cuba

Venezuelan leader returns to Havana for cancer chemotherapy treatment

Uruguay's civilian dictator dies at 83

Bordaberry was serving a 30-year house-arrest sentence for murder

Spaniard put on trial in Cuba for "corrupting minors"

After making a television report about child prostitution in Cuba, a Spanish businessman could end up facing a 15-year prison sentence

Contador shows his teeth

The Spaniard starts as he means to go on as the Tour heads into the Alps

Copa América: the rise of South America's soccer underdogs

Argentina and Brazil are knocked out of the tournament, as Peru and Venezuela reach the semifinals

Gender equality reaches prize juries

Anger and confusion as ministry opts to delay film prize in favor of balanced judges panel