A wildfire raged out of control in the heart of Ibiza Town forcing several homes to be evacuated and blocking roads.
A speeding car narrowly missed crashing into a Guardia Civil patrol car filling up at a petrol station in southeastern Spain.
A man is being treated in hospital after claiming to have been bitten by a venomous rattlesnake that he came across in a Madrid park.
"Series about narcos have turned my father into a hero and given young people the idea that it is cool to be a drug trafficker," said the son of the infamous drug lord.
The heads of continental Europe's biggest economies meet in the gilded splendour of the Palace of Versailles on Monday, seeking ways of strengthening an EU facing Britain's exit and mounting populism.