CINEMA

This week’s movie releases

Jack Black, Steve Martin and Owen Wilson go birdwatching in 'The Big Year' Catalan director Jaime Rosales unveils 'Sueño y silencio'

CINEMA

“If I don’t do it with my movie, who else is going to experiment?”

Actor Paco León opts to make film history with release of ‘Carmina o revienta’

Editorials

Draghi’s realism

A European bailout for the Spanish banking sector would mean more fiscal correction and a makeover of the financial sector

SPORTS

Soccer mourns passing of Preciado

Former Sporting coach dies of heart attack a day after signing for Villarreal

Luis María Linde named new Bank of Spain governor

Bank director will replace outgoing head Miguel Ángel Fernández Ordóñez New governor will oversee an expected European bailout for the Spanish banking system

BANKING BAILOUT

IMF to report that Spanish banks need 40 billion euros in aid

Recapitalization requirements seen at 90 billion but lenders can cope with 50 billion on their own

OPINION

Why is Europe's crisis not abating?

No one has enough power to impose a solution, while plenty of forces have enough influence to restrict the options available

LATIN AMERICA

Bolivia and Ecuador lead calls for OAS human rights commission reform

ALBA alliance announces withdrawal from hemispheric protection treaty

LATIN AMERICA

“More than my freedom, I want my innocence”

Convicted kidnapper Cassez wants to help Mexico clean up its legal system

LATIN AMERICA

Venezuela bans the sale of all firearms to private citizens

President Chávez announces measures in effort to curb soaring murder rate "The sale of guns will only be allowed to the police force and armed forces"

LATIN AMERICA

Paraguay’s Lugo recognizes fathering a second son as bishop

President had affair with married nurse, but did not officially recognize son until now Aide admits that latest paternity case could tarnish leader's image

SPANISH SOCCER

Telecinco film lifts the lid on Spain soccer team's secrets

Euro 2008 coach Aragonés shown telling players to procure a red card for “the blond one” Schweinsteiger

HISTORICAL MEMORY

Civil War association told to return grant for unfinished exhumation

Government also demands payment of interest after association exceed timeframe at mass grave site

TOWARD THE END OF ETA

PP to embrace Socialists' rehabilitation plan for convicted terrorists

Victims’ groups criticize conservative government’s commitment to meetings between affected relatives and prisoners