LATIN AMERICA

El Chapo Guzmán tries to negotiate plea bargain with US prosecutors

If extradited, the Mexican drug boss wants to avoid a trial and reach an agreement for a reduced sentence

BÁRCENAS PAPERS

Popular Party faces freeze on assets if it fails to pay €1.2m civil bond

Payment demanded in relation to court probes investigating alleged slush fund and tax fraud

FILM

For the first time, a Spaniard wins Cannes Short Film award

Juanjo Giménez earns Palme d’Or for ‘Timecode,’ a thriller about two parking lot security guards played by dancers

ECONOMY

Rajoy promises Brussels further adjustments if he wins on June 26

In a letter to European Commission, Spanish PM says he is “prepared to adopt new measures”

HEALTH SCARE

Enterovirus outbreak sends 29 kids to hospital with encephalitis

A total of 60 minors in Catalonia have been infected, and two remain in serious condition

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, May 23, 2016

THE AMERICAS

Spanish journalist missing in Colombia, presumed kidnapped

Armed forces have begun search for ‘El Mundo’ reporter in area controlled by left-wing guerrillas

SPANISH ELECTIONS

United Left-Podemos coalition takes second place from Socialists: poll

The new alliance between the left-leaning parties has carved out a three-point lead over the PSOE, according to the latest Metroscopia survey

THE AMERICAS

Spain grants citizenship to six members of Venezuelan opposition

Relatives of Leopoldo López and CEO of newspaper face “political persecution,” according to Spanish deputy prime minister