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Monica Cruz, Sis of Penelope, to be Face of ‘Agent Provocateur’ Lingerie

Monica Cruz, Sis of Penelope, to be Face of ‘Agent Provocateur’ Lingerie

The younger sister of Oscar-winning actress Penelope Cruz, Monica, has been tapped to be the face of ‘Agent Provacateur’s’ Fall-Winter 2012 advertising campaign. continue reading »

OLYMPICS: Spain’s Men’s Basketball Team Loses to Russia

OLYMPICS: Spain’s Men’s Basketball Team Loses to Russia

Spain's men's basketball team lost a Group B game here Saturday to Russia 77-74 despite holding an 18-point early lead and now could be forced to meet the powerful U.S. squad in the semifinals of the Olympic tournament. continue reading »

Spanish Academy Adds “Estadounidismo” to Dictionary

Spanish Academy Adds “Estadounidismo” to Dictionary

The dictionary of the Royal Academy of the Spanish Language (DRAE), has accepted the term “estadounidismo” (United Statesism), defined as: "1. M. A word or usage common in Spanish as spoken in the United States.” continue reading »

Consumer Confidence in Spain Continues to Drop, Reaches All-time Low

Consumer Confidence in Spain Continues to Drop, Reaches All-time Low

Spain's ICC consumer confidence index dipped in July to its lowest level since the monthly survey was launched, the official Center for Sociological Research said Friday. continue reading »

Another Stumble for Spain’s King Juan Carlos (VIDEO)

Another Stumble for Spain’s King Juan Carlos (VIDEO)

King Juan Carlos of Spain took a nasty spill while reviewing the military troops in Madrid suffering a bump on the nose. continue reading »

Telefonica to Invest $980 M to Expand Presence, Services in Argentina

Telefonica to Invest $980 M to Expand Presence, Services in Argentina

Spanish telecoms group Telefonica said Wednesday it will invest 4.5 billion pesos ($980.3 million) this year in Argentina, focusing those expenditures on network deployment, expansion of its subscriber base and the launch of new digital services. continue reading »

Spaniard Responsible for Crash that Killed Dissident is Behind Bars in Cuba

Spaniard Responsible for Crash that Killed Dissident is Behind Bars in Cuba

The family of the visiting Spaniard who was behind the wheel for the car crash that killed prominent Cuban dissident Oswaldo Paya has hired a Havana-based attorney to represent him, Spanish diplomats told Efe here Wednesday. continue reading »

Spain v U.S. Women’s Water Polo Goes Bare Breast

Spain v U.S. Women’s Water Polo Goes Bare Breast

Everyone knows the sport of water polo is a rough sport except for NBC apparently. Wednesday during a Spain - U.S. women’s water polo match one of the women’s suits was inadvertently pulled down. continue reading »

Terrorist Suspects with Explosives Arrested in Spain, Planning Attack in Europe

Terrorist Suspects with Explosives Arrested in Spain, Planning Attack in Europe

Three suspected al-Qaeda members arrested in possession of explosives were planning an attack on European soil, the Spanish interior minister said Thursday. continue reading »

Penelope Cruz to be the Face of Campari’s 2013 Calendar

Penelope Cruz to be the Face of Campari’s 2013 Calendar

Spanish actress Penelope Cruz is the star attraction of Campari's 2013 calendar in a series of sensual shots by German photographer Kristian Schuller on location in an elegant, classical Parisian palace. continue reading »

Spain’s Tennis Pair Ferrer and Lopez Advance to Olympic Quarterfinals

Spain’s Tennis Pair Ferrer and Lopez Advance to Olympic Quarterfinals

Spain's David Ferrer and Feliciano Lopez advanced to the quarterfinals of the Olympic tennis doubles competition on Monday by defeating Austria's Jurgen Melzer and Alexander Peya 6-3, 3-6, 11-9. continue reading »

OLYMPICS: Spain Loses to Honduras - Spain Eliminated from 2012 Soccer Tournament

OLYMPICS: Spain Loses to Honduras - Spain Eliminated from 2012 Soccer Tournament

Spain was eliminated from the Olympic soccer tournament Sunday after losing to Honduras 1-0 and failing to score any points in its first two games. Japan, which beat Spain 1-0 in the first round, defeated Morocco continue reading »

OLYMPICS 2012:  Spain Men’s Basketball Wins First Game Against China

OLYMPICS 2012:  Spain Men’s Basketball Wins First Game Against China

The Spanish basketball team made its debut at the London Olympics on Sunday with a 97-81 win over China. continue reading »

OLYMPICS: Honduras Eliminates Spanish Soccer Team

OLYMPICS: Honduras Eliminates Spanish Soccer Team

Spain was eliminated from the Olympic soccer tournament Sunday after losing to Honduras 1-0 and failing to score any points in its first two games. continue reading »

OLYMPICS: Spain, Argentina, Brazil Looking to Outshine U.S. on Basketball Court

OLYMPICS: Spain, Argentina, Brazil Looking to Outshine U.S. on Basketball Court

The Spanish, Argentine and Brazilian Olympic men's basketball squads will all be battling for podium spots and looking to pull off a huge upset over a powerful U.S. team, which is filled with NBA stars and is the clear gold medal favorite at the London Games. continue reading »