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US hiker's body found in Spain

Saturday, September 12th 2015, 16:29
related countries: Chile Chile, United States United States
related places: Camino, Santiago

Police in Spain say they have found the body of an American woman who went missing on the Camino de Santiago pilgrim trail in April, and arrest a suspect.
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Catalan separatists hold mass rally

Friday, September 11th 2015, 20:34
related places: Barcelona

Hundreds of thousands of Catalans rally in Barcelona, calling for independence from Spain ahead of crucial regional elections.
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Atletico Madrid v Barcelona

Friday, September 11th 2015, 14:32
related places: Barcelona

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Spanish La Liga game between Atletico Madrid and Barcelona.
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De Gea signs new Man Utd contract

Friday, September 11th 2015, 11:27

Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea signs a new-four year deal, less than a fortnight after almost joining Real Madrid.
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VIDEO: Floods sweep vehicles down Spain street

Tuesday, September 8th 2015, 22:55

Footage has emerged of the moment when torrential storms in south east Spain caused flash floods that washed cars and trucks along a street.
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Six dead in Spain car rally accident

Saturday, September 5th 2015, 23:38

Six people, including a pregnant woman, are killed after a car veers off the road during a car rally in north-western Spain.
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Man Utd 'lack transfer experience'

Friday, September 4th 2015, 14:33

Man Utd's "inexperience" in the transfer market led to the collapse of David De Gea's move, says Real Madrid's president.
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De Gea calm and relaxed - Mata

Wednesday, September 2nd 2015, 17:48

Manchester United keeper David De Gea is "focused" on playing after his Real Madrid move collapsed, says team-mate Juan Mata.
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Crash damages Froome's Vuelta hopes

Wednesday, September 2nd 2015, 16:57

Briton Chris Froome's hopes of winning the Vuelta a Espana look to be over after he crashes during stage 11.
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Man Utd deny De Gea collapse blame

Tuesday, September 1st 2015, 21:23

Manchester United say they were not at fault for the collapse of goalkeeper David De Gea's move to Real Madrid.
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Guinea migrant hides behind car engine

Tuesday, September 1st 2015, 12:06
related places: Ceuta

A West African migrant enters the Spanish enclave of Ceuta curled up next to a car engine and another is found behind the back seat.
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Six dead in Spanish fireworks blast

Tuesday, September 1st 2015, 11:15
related places: Zaragoza

The bodies of six people are recovered from the ruins of a fireworks factory after it was destroyed by a blast near Zaragoza in north-east Spain.
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De Gea's £29m Real move collapses

Monday, August 31st 2015, 23:30
related places: Real

David De Gea's £29m move from Man Utd to Real Madrid collapses after it fails to beat the Spanish transfer deadline.
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Real Madrid 5-0 Real Betis

Saturday, August 29th 2015, 22:41

Gareth Bale scores twice as Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez makes a winning start at home with a 5-0 victory over Real Betis.
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Barcelona 1-0 Malaga

Saturday, August 29th 2015, 20:57
related places: Barcelona, Malaga

A first Barcelona goal from former Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen gives the Spanish champions victory over Malaga.
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England beat Spain to reach final

Friday, August 28th 2015, 21:14
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England reach the final of the EuroHockey Championships following a 2-1 victory over Spain at the Olympic Park.
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VIDEO: Trump-Ramos spat 'hurting Republicans'

Thursday, August 27th 2015, 14:06
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States

The former Mexican ambassador to the US says Donald Trump's expulsion of a Spanish-language reporter this week from his press conference is doing little to help the GOP's plans to lure Latin American Voters
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Real's Coentrao joins Monaco on loan

Wednesday, August 26th 2015, 17:19
related countries: France France, Monaco Monaco, Portugal Portugal

French side Monaco sign Portugal left-back Fabio Coentrao on a season-long loan deal from Real Madrid.
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VIDEO: Tomatina festival - in 60 seconds

Wednesday, August 26th 2015, 16:30
related places: Bunol

More than 22,000 people from across the world have gathered in the small Spanish town of Bunol to celebrate the 70th annual Tomatina Festival.
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Donald Trump feuds with TV reporters

Wednesday, August 26th 2015, 9:47

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump again clashes with Fox News host Megyn Kelly while also rowing with a Spanish-language journalist.
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Five Spanish teams in Champions League

Tuesday, August 25th 2015, 23:01
related countries: Monaco Monaco
related places: Valencia

Spain have a record five teams in the Champions League group stages after Valencia overcame Monaco in a qualifying play-off.
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Spain and Morocco make 'IS arrests'

Tuesday, August 25th 2015, 11:47
related countries: Morocco Morocco

Spain and Morocco arrest 14 people in a joint operation targeting suspected recruiters for the so-called Islamic State group.
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Real Madrid is my home - Benzema

Monday, August 24th 2015, 19:10

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema distances himself from speculation linking him with a move to Arsenal or Manchester United.
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Novice crash-lands plane in Spain

Monday, August 24th 2015, 14:54

A Spanish woman who had never flown before was forced to crash-land a plane after her pilot husband lost consciousness, officials say.
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BMC secure time trial at Vuelta

Saturday, August 22nd 2015, 19:51

BMC Racing win a neutralised team time trial in the first stage of Spain's Vuelta as Chris Froome's Team Sky finish 20th.
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Hoffenheim v Bayern Munich

Friday, August 21st 2015, 18:15
related countries: Germany Germany

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola defends himself after comments that the German club are becoming too Spanish.
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Barca and Real set for La Liga start

Friday, August 21st 2015, 17:23
related places: Barcelona, Real

La Liga returns this weekend with Barcelona away to Athletic Bilbao while Real Madrid travel to promoted Sporting Gijon.
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Chelsea sign £21m Pedro from Barca

Thursday, August 20th 2015, 12:31
related places: Barca, Barcelona, Pedro

Premier League champions Chelsea sign Spain forward Pedro from La Liga side Barcelona for £21m.
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Coins worth $4.5m found off Florida

Thursday, August 20th 2015, 0:16
related countries: United States United States
related places: Florida

Treasure hunters in the US say they have discovered a haul of Spanish gold coins from the 18th century that are worth millions of dollars.
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Michel appointed Marseille boss

Wednesday, August 19th 2015, 19:35

Marseille appoint former Real Madrid midfielder Michel as coach after the surprise resignation of Marcelo Bielsa.
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Festival invites Jewish singer back

Wednesday, August 19th 2015, 15:27
related countries: United States United States

A Jewish-American singer whose concert in Spain was cancelled after he refused to share his views on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is invited back to perform.
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Spanish woman faces 'gag law' fine

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 18:00

Spanish police look to fine a woman who photographed officers parking in a disabled spot under a controversial new "gag law".
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Real sign Inter midfielder Kovacic

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 15:25
related countries: Croatia Croatia
related places: Kovacic

Real Madrid sign Croatia midfielder Mateo Kovacic from Inter Milan on a six-year contract for an undisclosed fee.
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Campaign to save station terrapins

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 15:18
related places: Madrid

Hundreds of terrapins are living in an overcrowded pond in a Madrid train station.
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Spanish festival drops Jewish singer

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 15:04
related countries: Israel Israel, United States United States

Jewish groups criticise a Spanish festival for cancelling a Jewish-American singer's concert for refusing to air his views on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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Barcelona lose Super Cup to Bilbao

Monday, August 17th 2015, 22:40
related places: Barcelona

Athletic Bilbao win the Spanish Super Cup as a 1-1 draw with Barcelona at the Nou Camp secures a 5-1 aggregate victory.
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My heart and head with Real - Ramos

Monday, August 17th 2015, 14:24

Manchester United target Sergio Ramos signs a new five-year deal with Real Madrid and says he never wanted to leave.
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British boy drowns at Spanish resort

Monday, August 17th 2015, 12:52
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A four-year-old British boy drowns in a swimming pool during a family holiday at a resort in southern Spain.
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Fascist anthem gaffe at badminton

Monday, August 17th 2015, 11:57

World badminton organisers apologise after the fascist-era Spanish national anthem is played for winner Carolina Marin.
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Spanish bulls gore seven to death

Monday, August 17th 2015, 10:13

Bulls gore seven people to death during festivals across Spain in less than two months - including four over the weekend.
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Enrique targets Barcelona comeback

Sunday, August 16th 2015, 22:49
related places: Barcelona

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique says they can produce an unlikely comeback against Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish Super Cup.
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Barcelona thrashed 4-0 by Bilbao

Friday, August 14th 2015, 23:06
related places: Barcelona

Athletic Bilbao destroy Barcelona in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup as Aritz Aduriz nets a hat-trick.
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Cilla 'house burglary plot foiled'

Friday, August 14th 2015, 17:36

Cilla Black's son reveals a suspected plot to burgle the entertainer's home has been foiled as a coroner rules she died accidentally.
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Soldado heading for Villarreal

Friday, August 14th 2015, 17:09
related places: Villarreal

Tottenham striker Roberto Soldado is returning to Spain after Spurs reveal they have reached agreement with Villarreal.
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Southampton sign Romeu in £5m deal

Wednesday, August 12th 2015, 18:52

Southampton sign midfielder Oriol Romeu from Premier League champions Chelsea for £5m on a three-year deal.
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Barca situation difficult - Pedro

Wednesday, August 12th 2015, 10:41
related places: Pedro

Forward Pedro calls his situation "difficult" after Barcelona's technical secretary said he wants to leave the Spanish club.
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Dutch teen dies in Spain bungee jump

Tuesday, August 11th 2015, 16:46
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands
related places: Santander

A 17-year-old Dutch girl is killed while bungee jumping from a viaduct near Santander in northern Spain.
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Matador gored by bull in Spain

Tuesday, August 11th 2015, 14:24

A leading Spanish bullfighter, whose father died in a bullfight, is in a serious condition after being gored by a bull, a regional government official says.
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Tuesday's gossip column

Tuesday, August 11th 2015, 6:31

Man City make £47m bid for Kevin De Bruyne, Real Madrid's final offer for David De Gea & Leiva to leave Reds.
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VIDEO: British bobbies on the beat in Magaluf

Monday, August 10th 2015, 13:21
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Two British police officers start work this week in Majorca's Magaluf to help their Spanish counterparts deal with troublesome UK holidaymakers.
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Spain 'violated' Gibraltar's waters

Sunday, August 9th 2015, 17:54
related countries: Gibraltar Gibraltar, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Spanish vessels and helicopters committed a "clear violation of international law" after entering UK waters in Gibraltar, the Foreign Office says.
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De Gea not the same player - Van Gaal

Friday, August 7th 2015, 22:41

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says keeper David De Gea is not "capable" of playing against Tottenham on Saturday.
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Fires in Spain as Europe heat soars

Friday, August 7th 2015, 17:36

Wildfires force some 1,400 people to leave their homes in western Spain as dry, hot conditions spark warnings in other European countries.
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Wednesday's gossip column

Wednesday, August 5th 2015, 6:28

Manchester United set for £20m Pedro deal, Chelsea to bid £30m for John Stones, Gareth Bale will stay at Real Madrid, plus more.
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Bale scores against Spurs for Real

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 19:27
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Real

Gareth Bale scores against former club Tottenham Hotspur to secure a 2-0 pre-season friendly win for Real Madrid in Germany.
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Picasso 'national treasure' seized

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 15:14
related countries: France France

A Picasso artwork considered to be a national treasure by Spanish authorities is seized by French customs in Corsica.
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Cilla died after stroke, says coroner

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 14:46

Cilla Black died of natural causes after falling and having a stroke on the balcony of her Spanish home, a coroner confirms.
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Cilla Black post-mortem 'inconclusive'

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 11:04

A post-mortem on singer and entertainer Cilla Black proves inconclusive, reports from Spain suggest.
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Bale and Benzema staying - Benitez

Monday, August 3rd 2015, 17:43

Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez does not expect forwards Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema to leave the club.
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