Spanish bullfighting battles for survival
Economic woes and animal rights campaigners threaten the national fiesta.
Here's what people are protesting about today
Protests are ongoing all over the world. Here's why.
Lionel Messi faces determined new foe in taxman
Authorities in Spain say Lionel Messi and his father filed fraudulent tax returns from 2006 to '09.
World's first double-transplant patient loses legs
"Miracle surgeon" Pedro Cavadas carried out a double-leg transplant several years ago, but his patient can no longer take the required drugs.
French Open final fiery affair for Raphael Nadal, protesters
Same-sex marriage opponents disrupt Nadal-Ferrer final at French Open in Paris.
Return to sender: Small Spanish town Brunete hands dog poop back to owners
In a bid to stamp out its canine excrement problem, officials in the small Spanish town of Brunete have blurred the line between sass and innovation — and the results are hilarious.
Religion in Europe, also in crisis
European leaders reach out to religion, but churches struggle with waning numbers.
Euro zone unemployment hits record high — again
Unemployment once again hit a record high in April in the euro zone, topping 12 percent.
European Commission investigates Spanish hospitals rejecting EU health cards
Hundreds of European tourists have complained that Spanish hospitals won't take their European Heath Insurance Cards.
Spain: Bon Jovi waives ticket price due to financial crisis
Rocker Jon Bon Jovi said he decided to give a free concert in Madrid next month because he was afraid fans couldn't afford it.
Could fracking make the Persian Gulf irrelevant?
From NATO to China, the world watches America's energy revolution.
OECD dials back euro zone growth forecast
The EU and OECD give France, Spain and other countries more time to meet austerity targets.
Spanish opera protests austerity
As the euro zone’s economic outlook continues to deteriorate, growth advocates hope their messages may finally be heard.
A quarter of gay people have been subjected to attacks or violent threats, EU poll says (VIDEO)
A quarter of gay people surveyed in an EU poll say they have been attacked or violently threatened in the past five years.
Gay Paris: not all it's cracked up to be
Divisions exposed as France prepares to say 'I do' to gay marriage.
Andrew Moran, one of Britain's most wanted fugitives, arrested in Spain (VIDEO)
Andrew Moran, who escaped while on trial for his 2005 armed robbery of Royal Mail guards, has been caught.
The 10 most visited countries in the world (PHOTOS)
In the global race to collect passport stamps, these countries are the most popular.
Spain blocks Argentinian judge's Franco probe
An Argentinian judge is trying seek belated justice for victims of the Franco dictatorship.
Child abuse billboard contains secret message only visible to children
International nonprofit, Aid to Children and Adolescents at Risk (ANAR) joined forces with the Grey Group Spain ad agency to create a PSA that both draws attention to the problem of child abuse and may actually make a difference.
Worst unemployment crisis in modern history continues unfolding in Spain
Newest statistics out of Spain hold dire implications.
Spain airshow crash near Madrid kills pilot (VIDEO)
Pilot Ladislao Tejedor was personal assistant to Spain's defense minister.
Greece holds 24-hour anti-austerity strike as Europe protests on May Day (PHOTOS)
May Day saw much of Europe holding anti-austerity rallies and protests, with Greek public services disrupted by a 24-hour strike.
May Day: Workers protest around the world
People around the world took to the streets on May Day, also known as International Workers' Day, an international pro-labor holiday used to demand workers' rights.
Eufemiano Fuentes, Spanish doctor, convicted for running major cyclist doping ring
Eufemiano Fuentes has been sentenced to a year in prison for endangering public health.
Alfredo Saenz, Banco Santander CEO, resigns
The CEO of Banco Santander SA, the largest bank in the eurozone by market value, resigned today after past legal trouble stirred up controversy.
Spain arrests man believed behind world's worst cyberattack
A thirtysomething Dutch man, identified by police as "SK," is detained in Spain.
Spain 'throws in the towel' on austerity
Spain's revisions to deficit goals indicate turn away from austerity.
Spain's unemployment hits record 27 percent amid double-dip recession
Spain's unemployment rate climbed to a new record high of 27.16 percent in the first quarter of 2013.
The Spanish are coming! Bad economy sends Spaniards packing for Latin America
Latin Americans used to flock to Spain for a better life. Now the tables are turning.
Spain arrests two al Qaeda suspects
Spanish police arrested on Tuesday two "suspected terrorists" thought to have links to al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb.
Real Madrid world's most valuable soccer team, Forbes says
First time since 2004 that Manchester United hasn't owned first place in Forbes ranking.