LATIN AMERICA

Latin America and Caribbean see sharp rise in internet use

Lower costs and a jump in the use of mobile devices are driving growth in the region, a new study shows

POLITICAL CORRUPTION

Supreme Court to investigate former PP mayor of Valencia for money laundering

Rita Barberá moves closer to being officially named as a suspect in illegal financing case

EDITORIAL

Record tourism earnings

Hotels need to take advantage of the boom years to invest in improving standards

ANIMAL RIGHTS

Spanish town replaces bull spearing fiesta with a deathless hunt

But residents of Tordesillas are very unhappy about the ban on their time-honored tradition

Cartoon

Ros

Ros cartoon, September 13, 2016

Cartoon

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, September 13, 2016

BRAZIL

Brazilian Congress expels mastermind of Rousseff impeachment

Evangelist conservative Eduardo Cunha loses last means to avoid corruption trial

WEATHER

At long last: rain and falling temperatures usher in Spain’s autumn

Cooler weather arrives after lengthy hot summer that lasted into September.

THE ANTHROPOCENE

Welcome to the Anthropocene: “We have now changed the Earth’s cycle”

Spanish scientist says proof of man’s impact can be found in the the northern city of Bilbao

SPANISH POLITICS

Differences among Socialists stall election strategy

Party chief Pedro Sánchez and most regional premiers have not spoken for weeks