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Spain: With Surprising Number of Allegedly Stolen Babies, Gov’t to Set Up Database

Spain: With Surprising Number of Allegedly Stolen Babies, Gov’t to Set Up Database

Following a wave of allegations of illegal adoptions, Spain's government pledged Thursday to set up a database of infants who may have been stolen during the 1939-1975 Franco dictatorship and beyond. continue reading »

Spanish Singer Pitingo Cancels U.S. Concert Debut Due to Visa Mishap

Spanish Singer Pitingo Cancels U.S. Concert Debut Due to Visa Mishap

The Spanish singer known as Pitingo was forced to cancel his planned U.S. debut in New York last month when he was denied a visa because he shares his real name with someone on the Department of Homeland Security's no-fly list. continue reading »

13-Year Old Spanish Royal Accidentally Shoots Himself in Royal Palace

13-Year Old Spanish Royal Accidentally Shoots Himself in Royal Palace

A grandson of Spain's King Juan Carlos was taken to a Madrid clinic after he accidentally shot himself in the right foot with a shotgun at the family residence in Soria, the Royal Palace said. continue reading »

21 Percent Increase in Number of Spanish Businesses Filing for Bankruptcy

21 Percent Increase in Number of Spanish Businesses Filing for Bankruptcy

More than 1,600 Spanish firms declared insolvency in the first quarter, a rise of 21 percent over the same period in 2011, PricewaterhouseCoopers said Monday in a report based on official data. continue reading »

Exiled Cuban Dissident, Albert Santiago du Bouchet, Commits Suicide in Spain

Exiled Cuban Dissident, Albert Santiago du Bouchet, Commits Suicide in Spain

One of the scores of former Cuban political prisoners given refuge in Spain committed suicide this week on Grand Canary Island, his former girlfriend told Efe on Friday. continue reading »

WATCH  VIDEO: Penelope Cruz in Woody Allen’s New Movie ‘To Rome with Love’

WATCH VIDEO: Penelope Cruz in Woody Allen’s New Movie ‘To Rome with Love’

Check out the Spanish beauty, Penelope Cruz, in another Woody Allen movie coming out in June 22nd: ‘To Rome with Love’. continue reading »

145 Million Year Old Dinosaur Skull Found in Spain

145 Million Year Old Dinosaur Skull Found in Spain

A Spanish paleontology foundation presented Tuesday the fossilized skull of the biggest dinosaur yet found in Europe, Turiasaurus riodevensis, a sauropod that lived 145 million years ago, measured more than 30 meters (100 feet) long and weighed some 40 tons. continue reading »

Madrid Prostitutes Withholding Sex Favors from Spanish Bankers, Until They Approve More Loans

Madrid Prostitutes Withholding Sex Favors from Spanish Bankers, Until They Approve More Loans

While the banks of Spain withhold credit availability to Spanish families and small businesses, the capital’s high class escorts will be withholding their own sought after services. continue reading »

Could Cristiano Ronaldo be Leaving Real Madrid for Chelsea?

Could Cristiano Ronaldo be Leaving Real Madrid for Chelsea?

According to The Telegraph, the Chelsea football club may be making an offer to Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo soon. Though no official communication between Real Madrid continue reading »

Real Madrid Reveals Plans for New Resort in the United Arab Emirates

Real Madrid Reveals Plans for New Resort in the United Arab Emirates

At a reported cost of $1 billion (US), Spanish soccer team Real Madrid is expanding its brand and creating the Real Madrid Resort Island in the United Arab Emirates, making it the first recreational tourism complex built under the Real Madrid trademark. continue reading »

Barcelona Coach Angry With Soccer Star Pique for White-Water Rafting with Shakira

Barcelona Coach Angry With Soccer Star Pique for White-Water Rafting with Shakira

Barcelona's head coach appears to be getting increasingly frustrated with one of his defender's choice in off-time activities with girlfriend Shakira. continue reading »

Messi Breaks Record for Most Goals Scored by a Barcelona Player (VIDEO)

Messi Breaks Record for Most Goals Scored by a Barcelona Player (VIDEO)

Lionel Messi has broken Barcelona’s all-time career scorer record after scoring three goals in Barca’s 5-3 win over Granada on Tuesday. Before the hat trick, which was Leo’s eighth o continue reading »

Spanish Nun Named Suspect in Decades-Long Baby Kidnapping Scheme

Spanish Nun Named Suspect in Decades-Long Baby Kidnapping Scheme

A Spanish nun has been named a suspect in the case of a decades-long baby snatching scandal. Sister Maria Gomez is now 80 years old, but investigators continue reading »

Council Opposes Oil Search off Coast of Spain’s Canary Islands

Council Opposes Oil Search off Coast of Spain’s Canary Islands

Elected officials in the Canary Islands plan to ask Spain's Supreme Court to block plans for oil exploration in the Spanish archipelago off the coast of Africa. continue reading »

Ferran and Albert Adria May Be Opening Mexican Restaurant in Spain

Ferran and Albert Adria May Be Opening Mexican Restaurant in Spain

The famed Adria brothers of Spain will reportedly be opening another restaurant. Spanish sources are reporting that this time around, Ferran and Albert Adria will be opening a Mexican restaurant in Barcelona. continue reading »