Latin America

Mexican prosecutors issue seek and capture order for actress Kate del Castillo

Soap opera star asks for legal protection after failing to testify about her ties with ‘El Chapo’

Post-Election Pacts

Socialists refuse to bow to Podemos’ demands over negotiations

Party leader Pablo Iglesias wants Pedro Sánchez to exclude Ciudadanos from talks

Latin America

Washington pledges $450 million peace package aid for Colombia

Part of the funds will go to help pay compensation to victims from FARC insurgent war

SPORTS

How a Spaniard is making his mark at American football’s highest level

After serving in Afghanistan, Alejandro Villanueva now plays for the Pittsburgh Steelers

Crime

Spaniard on death row in Florida for 15 years granted new trial

Pablo Ibar has always maintained his innocence over 1994 triple murder

HISTORICAL MEMORY

Madrid temporarily halts removal of Francoist monuments

City Hall to pass municipal order to specify best way of applying Historical Memory Law

HEALTH SCARE

First Spanish Zika virus case involving pregnant woman diagnosed

The infected patient, who lives in Catalonia, contracted disease on visit to Colombia

SPANISH HISTORY

The night Spain’s transition to democracy nearly derailed

New book explores the 1977 Atocha massacre of five labor lawyers in Madrid