Latin America

‘El Chapo’ leaves behind a sparrow

The dead bird was left in the drug kingpin’s cell after his escape. Was it a warning?


Madrid opposition calls on mayor to close website correcting news reports

Manuela Carmena’s new municipal web service has whipped up a storm in the City Council “I am against correcting the opinion of journalists,” says Socialist spokesman Carmona

Civil Guard rescues two-week-old baby abandoned in trash container

“We thought he was dying on us,” say officers who saved the boy in Madrid town


Ready for the new Benicàssim

After several difficult years, festival organizers are hoping for a return to stability

Latin America

The “other embassy” for Venezuelans in Madrid

Migrants escaping turmoil are gathering in a downtown restaurant to seek help


Warning: swimming can harm your teeth, skin, eyes and nails

Follow these tips to stop chlorine and other pool substances from doing you damage


Barcelona bans Montjuïc Castle Mass held for executed Franco supporters

City offers different date and venue for tribute held almost uninterruptedly since 1940


Mother of two-week-old baby abandoned in dumpster arrested

Thirty-seven-year-old Colombian woman was detained in Madrid town where boy was found