Spanish thriller wins top San Sebastian film prize

Spanish thriller wins top San Sebastian film prize

Spanish director Carlos Vermut's film "Magical Girl", about a father who tries to fulfill the last wish of his ailing daughter, won the prize for best movie at this year's San Sebastian film festival.

Former Opus Dei leader beatified in Madrid

Former Opus Dei leader beatified in Madrid

The former leader of conservative Catholic group Opus Dei took a step closer to sainthood on Saturday in a huge open-air mass in Madrid led by a papal envoy.

Government: Catalan vote won’t take place

Government: Catalan vote won’t take place

The Spanish government has said Catalonia would not be allowed to hold an independence referendum, shortly after the region's leader set a November 9 date for the vote.