LATIN AMERICA

Brazil faces difficult transition ahead of Rousseff’s likely impeachment

President vows to fight on, while her deputy looks to form new administration

PUBLIC HEALTH

3,166 people in Catalonia left with gastroenteritis from bottled water

Health officials say a norovirus was found in patients who got sick from a product made in nearby Andorra

ECONOMY

Government raises forecasts for deficit and unemployment rate

Acting Economy Minister Luis de Guindos blames gloomier outlook on global slowdown

THE FIGHT AGAINST JIHADISM

Spanish police arrest suspected Islamic State recruiter

Moroccan national held in Palma de Mallorca had close contact with terrorist groups in Syria

LATIN AMERICA

Days after Ecuador quake, hard-hit town still waiting for material aid

The lack of equipment in Pedernales is in contrast with the hundreds of volunteers who came to help

LATIN AMERICA

Earthquake measuring 7.8 on Richter scale leaves 413 dead in Ecuador

The EU is sending a million euros’ worth of urgent aid to help the victims of the disaster

SPANISH ECONOMY

Spain negotiates one-year extension with Brussels to rein in the deficit

EU recognizes that Spain is in an “atypical” situation due to its lack of government

POST-ELECTION PACTS

Podemos grassroots rejects doing deal with Socialists and Ciudadanos

More than 90% of membership wants a solely left-wing coalition

MADRID

At last, somewhere to sit in Madrid’s Puerta del Sol

Anti-homeless railings installed by Popular Party around fountain removed by council