Police search for suspect who went on shooting spree in Albacete town

Expert gunman “obsessed with 13-year-old” confesses to killing girl and another victim before fleeing

REGIONAL ELECTIONS

Popular Party to keep Galicia following a low-turnout race

PNV wins in Basque Country but without absolute majority EH Bildu becomes second force in region

Editorials

Another general strike

The unions attempt another trial of strength against a government averse to explanations

TRANSPORT

Competition report slams cozy fuel sector

CNC says small number of firms control “monopolist” transportation network

LA LIGA

Messi makes three in nine-goal Galician thriller

Barça hangs on for 4-5 against Depor, as Real beats Celta

MOTOGP

Pedrosa keeps up title pressure amid Malaysia downpour

Lorenzo survives wobble to retain dominant position in standings with two races left

OPERATION EMPEROR

Alleged “Emperor” money-laundering kingpin imprisoned without bail

Gao Ping joins another 46 suspects denied freedom by investigating judge while awaiting trial

INTERVIEW

“It is time to make some adjustments to this welfare state”

Mexican magnate Carlos Slim gives his view on Europe's crisis

RECESSION

Cement consumption falls to levels last seen almost half a century ago

The sector has shed 28 percent of jobs since the property bubble burst in 2008

OPERATION EMPEROR

Gao Ping: the emperor and his clothes

Despite his flashy attire, Madrid mansion and extensive art collections, authorities became interested in businessman through an empty bank account

TOWARD THE END OF ETA TERRORISM

ETA stands by end to violence but seeks role in peace plan

Basques go to polls after regional election campaign organized without threat of terrorist attacks