US ELECTIONS

Hillary Clinton avoids walking in Donald Trump’s shadow

Unlike property magnate, Democratic presidential candidate sidesteps invitation to Mexico

BANK BAILOUT

Spain recoups just 5% of €51.3 billion bank restructuring cost

Some four-fifths of the bill was financed by the European Central Bank’s €40bn bailout in 2012

WEATHER ALERT

Hot weather alert in place as Spain braces for soaring temperatures

Parts of the country could see the mercury rise to nearly 42ºC on Tuesday

FIRE IN JAVEA

Spanish authorities search for arsonists behind Jávea fire

Regional leader calls blaze “environmental terrorism.” 1,400 residents have now returned to homes

CORPORATE TAX

Twitter Spain invoicing 100% of its earnings through Ireland

Spanish affiliate of micro-blogging site paid just €110,213 in corporate tax in 2015

MEXICO

Three Spaniards on Mexico flight arrested with 260 reptiles in luggage

Dutch police that say many protected species were found among the haul

SPANISH POLITICS

Popular Party’s unity cracks over World Bank nomination

Senior figures within group question choice of minister who resigned over Panama Papers link

NARCOTICS

Andalusia’s burgeoning home-grown marijuana economy

A lack of work is boosting production, with a ton of the drug seized in the southern region in 2015