Police in Madrid have arrested a man who previously spent time in jail linked with 9/11 for acting as an Isis "cyber soldier".
Pro-independence activists prepared to take to the streets of Catalonia on Wednesday as cracks appeared between separatist regional leaders over how best to avoid an impending power takeover by Spain.
Reigning European 5000m champion Ilias Fifa was arrested in Barcelona on Wednesday as part of a doping probe, sources from the investigation confirmed.
Catalan regional president Carles Puigdemont will make his next move on Thursday, a day before Spain's senate votes on removing his government and other anti-independence measures.
The smell of gunpowder still lingered in Madrid's Prado museum on Tuesday, just hours after China's Cai Guo-Qiang, famed for his explosive art, put the finishing touch to an exhibition inspired by Spain's greats.
A Rio de Janeiro police officer who fatally shot a Spanish tourist in a dangerous favela was freed Tuesday from detention but has been charged with homicide.