Migrants ‘beaten’ after border assault: Reports

Migrants ‘beaten’ after border assault: Reports

Dozens of sub-Saharan migrants were taken to a Moroccan hospital with injuries on Friday, after hundreds of them stormed the border fence into Spain's north African territory of Melilla, rights activists said.

Spain at the Oscars: What you need to know

Spain at the Oscars: What you need to know

With the 86th Academy Awards just around the corner, The Local takes you on a guided tour of some of Spain's great Oscar moments.

‘Self-destructing’ spy phone tested in Spain

‘Self-destructing’ spy phone tested in Spain

A 'self-destructing' smartphone made by airplane makers Boeing for the the U.S. defence and intelligence communities underwent its rigorous testing process at a lab in the Spanish city of Malaga.

Women ‘big losers’ as Spain’s salary gap grows

Women ‘big losers’ as Spain’s salary gap grows

The pay gap between women and men Spain is higher than average for the EU and the country is one of only a handful where wage inequality is one the rise, a new report reveals.

Spain border assault ‘one of biggest in years’

Spain border assault ‘one of biggest in years’

More than 300 migrants stormed a triple-layer border fence on Spain's north African territory of Melilla on Friday with over 200 of them crossing successfully in what is said to be one of the largest such incidents in years.

Spanish workers flock to UK in record numbers

Spanish workers flock to UK in record numbers

More than 51,000 Spanish workers registered with Britain's Social Security in 2013, an annual rise of over 36 percent and more than from any other country except Poland, but some UK politicians want fewer arrivals from the EU.

Man dies after drinking whisky found in trash

Man dies after drinking whisky found in trash

One man has died and at least six others have been hospitalized in southern Spain after drinking from a bottle of whisky they found in a rubbish bin.

Spain dumps stake in €20bn ‘catastrophe bank’

Spain dumps stake in €20bn ‘catastrophe bank’

The rollercoaster ride continues for Bankia, a Spanish bank that brought the country's financial system to the brink of disaster, as trading in its shares was suspended on Friday to allow its privatization.

Police nab scammers who targeted Brits

Police nab scammers who targeted Brits

Police from Spain, the UK and Serbia have arrested 110 people around Europe in a sting operating targeting scammers who defrauded UK investors of millions of euros, new information shows.