Earthquake rattles island in Spain’s Canaries

Earthquake rattles island in Spain’s Canaries

A 4.9 magnitude earthquake on Sunday shook the island of El Hierro, the smallest and westernmost of Spain's Canaries, the most powerful in a wave of seismic activity that has swept the archipelago in the past two weeks, the National Geographic Institute said.

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Messi sets 19-game goal run record as Barça held

Lionel Messi notched up another goal-scoring record Saturday - but Barcelona's cruise towards a 22nd title was halted when Borja Oubina hit a late equaliser which handed Celta Vigo a deserved 2-2 draw.

Suspected ETA chief dies in Paris hospital

Suspected ETA chief dies in Paris hospital

The suspected leader of the Basque separatist group ETA, who has been in French jails since his arrest in 2008, has died in a Paris hospital aged 54, a police source said Saturday.