Opinion: The fakers’ little lies are eating our brains

Opinion: The fakers’ little lies are eating our brains

As fake news sites lose their power, real news organizations risk being hijacked by the spread of little lies, writes The Local's co-founder James Savage.

Hellish delays at Barcelona airport as security staff stage strike

Hellish delays at Barcelona airport as security staff stage strike

Travellers are being warned to turn up at least three hours ahead of flights from Barcelona’s El Prat airport as striking security staff cause delays on one of busiest holiday weekends of the year.

Trump appoints campaign donor and hispanophile as new US ambassador to Madrid

Trump appoints campaign donor and hispanophile as new US ambassador to Madrid

President Donald Trump has announced his nominee for the post of ambassador to Spain; Duke Buchan III, a hedge fund manager and horse-breeder who attended Spanish university as an exchange student.

Spanish motorcycling legend Nieto dies after quad bike crash

Spanish motorcycling legend Nieto dies after quad bike crash

Spanish motorcycling legend Angel Nieto died on Thursday aged 70, just over a week after suffering a quad bike crash in Ibiza.

Molotov cocktails thrown at Spain’s embassy in Venezuela

Molotov cocktails thrown at Spain’s embassy in Venezuela

Two people on motorbikes threw Molotov cocktails at Spain's embassy in Caracas on Thursday, but there were no casualties, the prosecutors' office in Venezuela said.