Editorial:

Why Russia needs change

The protests against electoral fraud embody an unprecedented challenge for the autocratic Putin

S&P downgrades ratings at 10 Spanish banks with new criteria

Bankia, Caixabank, Ibercaja, Bankinter, Sabadell and Banco Popular among the downgrades

Urdangarin faces second meltdown

Madrid wax museum may move troubled royal to a different hall

Another wife-killer gets death benefits

Government officials investigate whether there are other convicted murderers collecting a widow's pension after a second case emerges in Galicia

GÜRTEL CORRUPTION TRIAL

Indicted Gürtel gift-giver denies handing out suits to Camps

Pérez refuses to answer questions after making a statement; former councilor calls Correa "ninth" most powerful PP official

Treasury sells almost twice its target amount at auction

Risk premium narrows as bond yields decline

Spanish house prices decline for 14th consecutive quarter

Glut of unsold homes and high employment contributes to 7.4-percent fall

This week's movie releases

The original is the best, says report

Government committee recommends Spaniards watch fewer dubbed series and movies; TV stations should offer subtitles as default option

Barcelona loses Villa for the season

Guardiola's side through to Club World Cup final but also sees Sánchez limp off

Shooting deaths at student protest rock Mexico

Chief of police and attorney general fired after violent demonstration cost two lives

"The PRI has learned from its errors"

PROFILE: Mexican presidential candidate Enrique Peña Nieto

"The PRI has learned from its errors"

PROFILE Mexican presidential candidate Enrique Peña Nieto

Noriega’s family seeks to win his release from a Panamanian prison

Former dictator is sent back home after 22 years in US and French custody

US charges seven former Siemens officials with handing out bribes in Argentina

Officials ran decade-long scam to ensure contract for national identity cards