LATIN AMERICA

Venezuela to launch probe into disappearance of 28 miners

Government yet to recognize incident, which is alleged to have taken place over gold find

US Elections 2016

Republican Party caught between bombastic Trump, right-wing Cruz

After the weekend’s results, a battle between extreme candidates will decide the future of the US

Street violence

Pitched battle in Madrid leaves 14 police officers injured

Brawl began after official asked man to stop leaning against his car in the Tetuán district

POST-ELECTION PACTS

King decides not to call new meetings with Spain’s political chiefs

Decision comes after Pedro Sánchez’s failure to win investiture vote last week in Congress

VERNE IN ENGLISH

Customer complaint goes viral after delivery man offers “extra” services

Messenger began sending suggestive texts to female package recipient via WhatsApp

WEATHER

14 Spanish regions remain on alert for snow, wind and waves

Gusts of up to 80km/h and up to 20 centimeters of snow expected in some northern areas

GASTRONOMY

The world’s most expensive ham is from Huelva and costs €4,100 a leg

Eduardo Donato’s Dehesa Maladúa brand has just been awarded a food product Oscar

POST-ELECTION PACTS

Socialists considering breaking deals with Podemos in local councils

“Serious warning” comes after group fails to support Pedro Sánchez’s prime ministerial bid