Spain’s royal language watchdog, the RAE, has just published its massive new dictionary. Here The Local lists ten of the best words appearing for the very first time for your reading pleasure.
A woman in Spain's Andalusia region has been slapped with a €300 ($385) fine after she alerted authorities to the fact that two men appeared to be in serious trouble off the coast.
First analyses of four patients who were taken into emergency isolation on Thursday due to suspicion of infection with Ebola show no sign of disease, the government has announced.
Oriol Junqueras, whose party supports the breakaway government in Barcelona, will not negotiate the 2015 budget and insists on regional elections with a subsequent declaration of independence.
New video footage shows an African migrant being beaten by Spanish police as he is dragged from the border fence between Morocco and Spain's North African enclave of Melilla. There are now fears for his well-being, a human rights group told The Local.
Spanish fashion giant Mango has been slammed in Germany for selling a shirt the design of which contains motifs that some claim look like the insignia of the Nazi's secret police, the SS.
Spain beat out Turkey to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations' "top table" on Thursday night after three tense rounds of voting among delegates of the 193 countries in the UN General Assembly.
A Spanish judge on Thursday ordered ex-Caja Madrid head Rodrigo Rato to pay a €3-million ($3.8-million) bond as a court probes allegations that former bank bosses spent millions on nightclubs, safaris and other treats using company credit cards.