Illegal cockfighting club broken up outside Madrid

Three arrested after Civil Guard seizes 32 fighting birds in raid on secret venue

SPAIN’S NEW MUNICIPAL MAP

New mayor of Cádiz unable to stop home eviction despite mediation

Leftist José María González has made housing, food and reindustrialization his priorities

Latin America

Brazil’s two biggest construction tycoons arrested in Petrobras case

Prosecutors investigating whether Lula da Silva improperly used connections

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POPULATION

Birth rate in Spain rises for first time in half a decade

Average maternity age up to 31.8 years in 2014 compared to 31.7 years the year before Life expectancy for Spaniards has increased to a record 83 years

Latin America

Argentina’s president puts her son and allies on top of her party’s slates

Fernández de Kirchner ends speculation over whether she will run for another public post

€8.5 million bond for firm that dried up a unique waterfall in Galicia

Hydroelectricity company Ferroatlántica benefited from a decision by a regional official

CONSEQUENCES OF THE MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS

More than half of voters unhappy with results of municipal elections

Survey reveals citizens’ dissatisfaction with pacts reached between parties to attain power May 24 polls left most parties without majorities, paving the way for left-wing councils