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Wall Street Journal - 19 Aug 2019 Russia Knocks Out Spain in Shootout
After first surviving the group stage, it scored the biggest upset of the tournament on Sunday by ousting 2010 champion Spain in a penalty shootout. Russia is heading to the quarterfinals. “I believe it's only the beginning,” said Russia's dour manager ...
Reuters - 20 Aug 2019 Spain's Socialists again reject left-wing coalition offer
Spain's Socialist party rejected a re-worked offer on Tuesday to form a coalition government with the far-left Unidas Podemos that could have mapped a way out ...
EL PAIS - 19 Aug 2019 Benidorm, the pioneering resort disdained in Spain but praised abroad
Applauded for its sustainability but vilified for triggering mass tourism, the coastal city has some of the most iconic skyscrapers in the country.
Euronews - 20 Aug 2019 Spain to allow Open Arms migrants to disembark in Mallorca
Migrants have been jumping from Open Arms and attempting to swim ashore and scuffles have broken out as the vessel remains barred from Italy.
The Guardian - 20 Aug 2019 Spain on holiday: a day at the beach in San José, Almería
At this Cabo de Gata village, dreamy, sun-filled days start late for the locals but the beach, and town square, stay busy long into the night.
EL PAIS - 19 Aug 2019 Afghanistan’s ambassador to Spain victim of violent robbery in Barcelona
Afghanistan's ambassador to Spain was violently robbed on Sunday night by a group of youths in Barcelona. The incident took place around 9.45pm on Via ...
CNA - 20 Aug 2019 One dead, over 100 ill in Spain's biggest listeriosis outbreak
An electron micrograph of a Listeria bacterium in tissue is seen in a 2002 image from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (Photo: ...
EL PAIS - 16 Aug 2019 Irregular migrant arrivals in Spain fall by 39%
Morocco has played a key role in curbing the flow of people, making it harder and more expensive to reach Spanish territory.
The Guardian - 17 Aug 2019 The Júcar gorge: Spain's very own grand canyon
This dramatic 40km limestone gorge, off the tourist track in rural Castilla-La Mancha, has historic villages and troglodyte dwellings and, now, a chic new cave ...
Salt Lake Tribune - 17 Aug 2019 USA tops Spain in pre-World Cup exhibition, 90-81
Anaheim, Calif. • This was a week of wake-up calls for USA Basketball, some provided by unheralded G League players in practice and now more offered up by ...
EL PAIS - 16 Aug 2019 Cheating, Inc: How companies are profiting from infidelity in Spain
From love hotels to apps that delete incriminating messages, numerous services are available to help people be unfaithful.
EL PAIS - 15 Aug 2019 Quiz: Can you guess where these cathedrals are located in Spain?
Spain is home to 88 cathedrals but not all of them are easily recognizable. Take this test to see whether you can correctly identify where these 15 can be found.
Global News - 18 Aug 2019 Wildfires prompt 4,000 to evacuate on Spain’s Canary Islands
Around 4,000 people were evacuated Sunday because of wildfires that, for the second time in a week, ravaged the countryside of one of Spain's Canary Islands.
Greentech Media News - 15 Aug 2019 Spain Moves to Prevent a Second Solar Bubble
Grid-connection applications for solar projects are rising by 15 gigawatts a month in a country with 40 gigawatts of total peak power demand.
EL PAIS - 13 Aug 2019 Video: Swimmer films drug drop-off at beach in southern Spain
A drug drop-off at a beach in San Roque, in the southern Spanish province of Cádiz, was caught on camera last Thursday by a beach-goer. In the video, several ...
India Today - 20 Aug 2019 In pictures: Wildfire on Gran Canaria in Spain's Canary Islands
An out-of-control wildfire on Gran Canaria in Spain's Canary Islands kept spreading on Monday, increasing to 9000 the number of people evacuated from eight ...
Bleacher Report - 20 Aug 2019 Robert Moreno: Spain No. 1 Spot Not Certain for David De Gea, Kepa Arrizabalaga
Spain head coach Robert Moreno has said neither Manchester United's David De Gea nor Chelsea's Kepa Arrizabalaga are guaranteed the No. 1 spot for their ...
Irish Examiner - 20 Aug 2019 Zero is good for Spain, Portugal, and Ireland
For Ireland, Spain, and Portugal less than a decade ago, investors could barely be compensated enough to hold their bonds for fear they could be severed from ...
The Guardian - 14 Aug 2019 How the far right in Spain has seized on bullfighting to make its point
A 'sport' that went out of fashion after Franco is the axis of a new cultural battle, says Spanish writer Guillem Martínez.
The Guardian - 15 Aug 2019 The rain in Spain: how an ancient Arabic technique saves Alicante from floods
To protect itself from destructive flooding, the city has built a park designed to store and recycle rainwater.