BRAZIL

Brazilians punish traditional politicians at local elections

Workers’ Party dealt a crushing defeat in wake of Petrobras scandal and Rousseff impeachment

ECONOMY

How the specter of Trump is rattling the Mexican peso

Currency will have a hard time recovering if the Republican presidential candidate is voted in

CATALAN BID FOR INDEPENDENCE

Prosecutor calls for 10-year ban from office for former Catalonia premier

Artur Mas facing court ruling based on role in unofficial referendum on independence

COLOMBIA

Former president big winner as Colombia snubs FARC peace accord

Shock ‘no’ vote in Colombia plebiscite has given Álvaro Uribe a massive political boost

HISTORY

How the D-Day landings were endangered by Spanish spy’s homesick wife

Newly declassified documents reveal that top double agent Juan Pujol’s spouse threatened to expose him

COLOMBIA

Shock as voters in Colombia reject FARC peace deal

Deep distrust of the guerrilla group and a high abstention rate were key in the surprise result

CRISIS IN PSOE

Leaderless Socialists split on how to break Spain’s political deadlock

Pedro Sánchez’s resignation leaves main opposition deeply divided on best way to avoid third election

CRISIS IN PSOE

Socialists under interim control after party chief resigns

Pedro Sánchez loses out to party rebels after plan to hold leadership vote beaten down

EDUCATION

Should Spanish schools welcome cellphones into the classroom?

Teachers in Spain are making increasing use of new technologies but experts are highlighting the risks