A Spanish court has jailed five former executives who got millions in severance pay from a struggling bank that later had to be nationalised, a first in a country still reeling from banking bailouts.
The new Donald Trump waxwork was just accosted by a bare-breasted woman at its inaugeration in Madrid.
They may look like the horsemen of the apocalypse heralding the end of the world but in fact, the fiery festival of Luminarias is held to ward off evil spirits and bring fortune for the year ahead.
Portugal has accused Spain of stockpiling nuclear waste close to its border without evaluating the environmental impact.
The most high-profile suspect in a major Spanish corruption scandal took the stand on Monday, admitting for the first time in public that the ruling conservative Popular Party (PP) once had a slush fund.