TRANSPORTATION

First European Virgin hyperloop test center to open in Andalusia

Virgin Hyperloop One has signed an agreement with Spanish railway infrastructure operator ADIF

DRUG TRAFFICKING

Arrest of 85-year-old drug lord confirms return of historical gangs to Galicia

Manuel Charlín and his son Melchor were held as part of a major raid against a cocaine shipment

CARTOONS

Ros

Ros cartoon, August 9, 2018

CARTOONS

Peridis

Peridis cartoon, August 9, 2018

CRIME

Costa Rica court releases suspect accused of killing Spanish tourist

Arantxa Gutiérrez was strangled after being attacked near the beach at popular island of Tortuguero

SUMMER FIRES

Wildfire in Valencia: “It was like a war scene”

Over 3,000 hectares have been devoured in the flames which threaten to spread towards the west

ARMED FORCES

Spanish jets left out of Baltics air-policing after Estonia missile incident

Military sources say human error is most likely cause of launch of an air-to-air missile near the Russian border

CRIME

Hate crimes against homeless people in Spain on the rise

As the number of attacks against poor people increases, the Senate is preparing to vote on a proposal to make aporophobia an aggravating circumstance in criminal offenses