MUSIC

Thrilling us softly

Often fiery ex-Fugees singer Lauryn Hill endures glitches to impress in her first Spanish solo show

CRIME

Police step up search for child molester in northeastern Madrid neighborhoods

Suspect has carried out three abductions of young girls since April

Spain on alert over new biker gangs

Groups hail mostly from Germany and the Netherlands and have long records of criminal activity

LATIN AMERICA

Argentina president offers choice: “the nation or the vultures”

Fernández de Kirchner wants to repay creditors at home to circumvent a US ruling

LATIN AMERICA

Peña Nieto visits California amid child migrant crisis

Mexican president will meet with immigrant community and talk to the state assembly

THE FIGHT AGAINST TERRORISM

Dozens of jihadists with Spanish links thought to be fighting in Syria

Spain is considered to be a platform for the recruitment and transfer of combatants to the war zone

THE ORIGIN OF OUR SPECIES

Into the depths of human history

Burgos’s Atapuerca cave system has yielded more ancient hominid remains than any other site

Merkel seeks Spanish support for unpopular austerity measures

German chancellor dines with PM Rajoy in Galicia on two-day visit to Spain