MEXICANS IN THE US

Why hearing a Mexican accent in the new ‘Star Wars’ film is a big deal

Tweet about 60-year-old’s delight at Diego Luna’s starring role in ‘Rogue One’ goes viral

Cartoon

Ros

Ros cartoon, January 9, 2017

Cartoon

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, January 9, 2017

SOCIAL MEDIA

Facebook gets green light to handle online money transfers in Spain

Social media giant has registered with central bank, and is poised to challenge traditional lenders

INTERVIEW
CONSERVATION

Second dead bear in four months found in northern Spain

Conservationists say death “highlights the true situation” facing the animals in Asturias

SPANISH HISTORY

In search of the lost meridian of Cadiz

Historian rescues from oblivion the longitude that put the Spanish port on the map

BUSINESS

Sacyr to claim up to €5.4 billion in Panama Canal cost overrun battle

Spanish-led consortium says this is top figure it will push for over project’s glitches and delays

SPANISH ROYALS

How Spain’s King Felipe kept low profile in Catalonia in 2016

Royal residence denies link between reduced presence and separatist sentiment in the region