A 17-year-old football referee from Valencia has had his spleen removed after being attacked by a policeman that he red-carded during a game.
Frenchman Jonathan Hivert has won the first stage of the Tour de Andalucia, a 164-kilometre ride from San Fernando to Ubrique.
Bolivia's President Evo Morales has ordered the nationalization of Spanish airport operator SABSA after accusing the firm of failing to invest enough in local business.
The son-in-law of Spain's King Juan Carlos, Iñaki Urdangarin, will face the music in court on Saturday as he answers questions about his role in a damaging corruption case.
Swiss food giant Nestlé has become the latest retailer hit by Europe's horsemeat scandal, announcing it is removing pasta meals from supermarket shelves in Italy and Spain due to contamination.