Seville in southern Spain has been named as the top city in the world to visit in 2018 by travel guide Lonely Planet.
CaixaBank, Spain's third largest lender, said on Tuesday its net profit doubled in the third quarter, as it suffered a "moderate" but temporary run on deposits due to the crisis over Catalonia's push for independence.
Spain pressured Catalan separatist leaders to abandon their independence drive on Tuesday as radical pro-secessionists prepared plans for a campaign of "mass civil disobedience".
It would take a world record 250 million euro ($294 million) fee to land the on-fire Harry Kane from Tottenham Hotspur according to Real Madrid president Florentino Perez.
"Public media outlets should serve citizens, never governments."
Faced with daily squabbling by politicians over Catalonia's independence drive, Spanish humorists have found ways to make light of a dire situation and laugh away the tension.
French backers of Catalonia's possible secession from Spain plan to "offer hospitality to president Carles Puidgemont to lead a government-in-exile in Perpignan," a southern French city with deep Catalan roots.
Officers "reacted" when a car broke through a police blockade without knowing that tourists were aboard.