US ELECTIONS

The last Republicans holding out hope for an alternative to Trump

GOP heavyweights are all now throwing their support behind the property magnate ahead of July convention

ENERGY

Spain’s Supreme Court backs renewable energy cuts

Decision finds that €1.7 billion drop in subsidies was legal, but government still faces dozens of claims in arbitration agencies

CARTOON

Ros

Ros cartoon, June 2, 2016

CARTOON

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, June 2, 2016

THE AMERICAS

Maduro threatens legal action against Spanish media over “psychological war”

Venezuelan government is accusing Spain of being part of international coalition preparing invasion

SPANISH ELECTIONS

Communist symbols jar with Podemos’s message of moderation

Coalition with United Left runs risk of alienating center-ground voters, say some in leadership

BREXIT

Spain’s leading companies join call for UK to reject Brexit and remain in EU

Letter signed by CEOs of Inditex, Iberdrola and Telefónica highlight importance of a united Europe

TERRORIST THREAT

US warns vacationers of threat of terrorist attacks in Europe

Spain on high alert in run-up to expected second consecutive bumper holiday season

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

“Leader of the Bionic Age” wins Princess of Asturias research award

Hugh Herr of the MIT Media Lab is recognized by Spain’s top prizes for his high-tech prosthetics that help amputees

EMPLOYMENT

Jobless claims in Spain fall to below four million, the best figure since 2010

The economy also added 198,004 new jobs in May, especially in the tourism sector