LATIN AMERICA

Massacre of Sandinistas in Nicaragua unleashes campaign of repression

Police and military launch a witch hunt in the communities of the opposition

Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem backtrack over Israel comments

Backlash prompts stars to clarify position after signing open letter condemning Gaza conflict

LATIN AMERICA

Argentina refuses to recognize default status

Judge Thomas Griesa orders the parties to hold further negotiations

Vega Sicilia: 150 years of legendary winemaking

Spain’s most prestigious winery, once favored by Churchill, among others, refuses to increase output

OPINION

Joking about Jordi Pujol

Proximity to power makes criticism of it difficult, blocks checks and balances, and encourages corruption

Court halts Real Madrid’s plans to remodel Bernabéu stadium

Work to expand soccer arena stopped in response to petition filed by environmental group

HISTORY

Could the flu pandemic of 1918 really have started in Spain?

Investigation suggests that a second, deadly version of virus may have gestated in Madrid

REFERENDUM ROW

Catalan nationalists shun former leader Pujol to save sovereignty process

Independence movement distances itself from ex-regional ruler as investigations deepen

DNA evidence convicts man who raped US student in Madrid a decade ago

Routine testing on robbery suspect brings American woman’s attacker to justice