Venezuelan president asks Unasur to mediate in relations with US

Nicolás Maduro says conspiracy in Washington aims to topple his government

A transsexual’s Christian odyssey

The transgender Spaniard who met Pope Francis last month talks about his journey


This week’s movie releases

‘Foxcatcher’ and ‘Jupiter Ascending’ provide a double dose of Channing Tatum

Latin America

Judge selected to investigate cover-up allegations against Argentinean leader

Daniel Rafecas’ appointment comes after three colleagues declined to take the case


Brussels raises 2015 growth forecast for Spain to 2.3%

Optimistic outlook represents radical change from European Commission’s last prediction


Most Spaniards favor military strikes against jihadist groups, survey finds

Metroscopia poll shows 58% believe attack similar to Madrid bombings could occur again


Snow and plunging temperatures leave hundreds of motorists stranded

Military vehicles deployed to rescue 220 people from roads in northern Spain