LATIN AMERICA

Bolivian aviation official blamed for Colombia crash seeks asylum in Brazil

Celia Castedo is wanted for “failure to fulfill duties and an attempt against the security of the flight”

US POLITICS

California squares up to Trump with new legislation to protect immigrants

State Assembly calls on incoming president to abandon deportation plans for migrants

POLITICS

Will fear of a referendum slow constitutional reform in Spain?

Italian vote leaves ruling PP reluctant to push reforms that might require a plebiscite

Cartoon

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, December 6, 2016

Cartoon

Ros

Ros cartoon, December 6, 2016

RETAIL

Spain’s Inditex sees 41% increase in Irish unit’s online sales

ITX Fashion Limited manages internet business in the United States, Japan and Canada

ANIMAL RIGHTS

VIDEO: Drowning animals in Marbella saved after plea for help goes viral

Volunteers rally after activist Virginia Ruiz posted shocking footage of flooded farm on Facebook