EL PAÍS SEMANAL

Virginia Barber, a Spaniard in New York’s grimmest prison

The 39-year-old forensic psychologist from Lanzarote is about to become the mental health director at what is considered one of the worst jails in the US

US ELECTIONS

Donald Trump secures support needed for Republican nomination

Businessman has the support of 1,238 delegates, making his nomination nearly impossible to contest

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Italians impose virtual state of siege on all-Spanish Champions League final

Some 1,500 troops and police will be in attendance at the San Siro stadium on Saturday night

POLICE BRUTALITY

Police officers accused of blinding woman in one eye with rubber bullet acquitted

Court rules it is “impossible” to know who fired shots during general strike demonstration in 2012

STREET PROTESTS

New night of street protests over Barcelona squatter eviction

Former mayor under scrutiny after it emerges that he paid the rent with taxpayers’ money in a bid to avoid violence

THE AMERICAS

Colombia confirms Spanish reporter is being held by guerrilla group

Two Colombian journalists are also in the hands of the ELN, says defense minister

TECHNOLOGY

Facebook and Microsoft to install “megacable” between Spain and US

The undersea connection will be managed by Telefónica affiliate Telxius, and will enter Europe through Bizkaia

Refugee crisis

Refugees taken in by Spain: “We are looking for a new nation”

A group of Kurds and Syrians that has been resettled by the Spanish government say they are looking to normalize their lives