Germanwings co-pilot saw ‘dozens’ of doctors

Germanwings co-pilot saw ‘dozens’ of doctors

The co-pilot believed to have deliberately crashed Germanwings flight 4U9525 had seen "dozens" of doctors in the two years before, state prosecutors said on Monday.

‘Suitcase boy’ reunited with his mum in Spain

‘Suitcase boy’ reunited with his mum in Spain

The eight-year-old boy was finally reunited with his mother, a month after he was discovered hidden inside a suitcase in an attempt to be smuggled into Spain to join his family.

What the devil? Bizarre baby jumping festival

What the devil? Bizarre baby jumping festival

The northern Spanish town of Castrillo de Murcia, near Burgos, kicked off the 400-year-old 'El Colacho' baby jumping festival on Sunday, in a tradition designed to rid the infants of original sin.

Workers get a raise after 3 years of frozen wages

Workers get a raise after 3 years of frozen wages

An agreement was signed between Spanish workers' unions and employer organisations that will see salaries raised for the first time in three years.

Eight more children infected with diphtheria

Eight more children infected with diphtheria

Eight children have been confirmed as testing positive to the diphtheria bacteria after coming into contact with the six-year-old boy who last month became the first recorded case in Spain for 29 years.

Busted: Gang that used voodoo to exploit women

Busted: Gang that used voodoo to exploit women

Spanish National Police announced on Monday that they broke up a ring of human traffickers who used juju voodoo and animal sacrifices to coerce women into prostitution.

Air traffic controllers begin strike across Spain

Air traffic controllers begin strike across Spain

The first of a series of strikes by Spain’s air traffic controllers got underway Monday morning with authorities warning that more than 5,000 flights could be affected this week.

Ronaldo’s mum stopped at airport with €55,000

Ronaldo’s mum stopped at airport with €55,000

The mother of star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo was stopped at Madrid's airport for trying to take far too much cash out of Spain on her way home to Portugal.

‘Entrepreneurialism is alive and well in Spain’

‘Entrepreneurialism is alive and well in Spain’

In the latest installment of My Spanish Career Jeff Zaltman tells The Local why he has chosen the skies of Catalonia for his latest venture.

Barcelona celebrates Champions League win

Barcelona celebrates Champions League win

Fans crowded into the streets of Catalan capital to celebrate Barcelona's fifth Champions League win with a victory parade on Sunday night.