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Spanish Study Says 43% of Orange Juice Served at Bars is Contaminated

Spanish Study Says 43% of Orange Juice Served at Bars is Contaminated

A Study from the University of Valencia found dangerous levels of bacteria in 43% of the orange juices used at Spanish bars for mixed drinks. continue reading »

Spanish Royal In-Law Told to Refrain from Official Activities

Spanish Royal In-Law Told to Refrain from Official Activities

Iñaki Urdangarin, son-in-law of Spain's King Juan Carlos, will cease to take part in official activities of the Royal Family amid the controversy over a judicial investigation into continue reading »

Barça Players Relax in Tokyo After Defeating Real Madrid Saturday

Barça Players Relax in Tokyo After Defeating Real Madrid Saturday

The Barcelona soccer team is taking a few days off in Japan before their Thursday debut against Qatari club Al-Sadd in the Soccer Club World Cup. continue reading »

The Santiago Bernabéu: Mythical Venue (VIDEO)

The Santiago Bernabéu: Mythical Venue (VIDEO)

Since the first league meeting in 1929, Real Madrid have played host to Fútbol Club Barcelona on 81 occasions, of which the home team have emerged victorious 50 times, 15 continue reading »

Soccer Star Carles Puyol Helps UN to Save Orangutans of the World

Soccer Star Carles Puyol Helps UN to Save Orangutans of the World

Soccer star Carles Puyol, who led Spain to the World Cup title last year, is the face of a new United Nations campaign to save endangered orangutans that could face extinction within the next few decades. continue reading »

‘Messi’ The New Spanish Octopus Prophet, Predicts Barça Win (VIDEO)

‘Messi’ The New Spanish Octopus Prophet, Predicts Barça Win (VIDEO)

A new octopus seer, this one from Spain and called “Messi,” has predicted Barcelona will come up victorious in Saturday’s “El Clásico” match against Real Madrid continue reading »

Messi, Ronaldo and Xavi The 2011 Ballon d’Or Finalists

Messi, Ronaldo and Xavi The 2011 Ballon d’Or Finalists

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona stars Lio Messi and Xavi Hernández are the nominees for the 2011 Ballon d’Or, with the winner to be announced January 9th in Zurich. continue reading »

Mexico’s ‘Bimbo’ Acquires Europe Units of ‘Sara Lee’

Mexico’s ‘Bimbo’ Acquires Europe Units of ‘Sara Lee’

Mexico's Grupo Bimbo, Latin America's biggest producer of baked goods, said Monday it completed the acquisition of U.S.-based Sara Lee Corp.'s fresh bakery business in Spain and Portugal for 115 million euros ($153 million). continue reading »

Organ Transplant Record set in Spain: 94 in 72 Hours!

Organ Transplant Record set in Spain: 94 in 72 Hours!

Spain's National Transplant Organization set a new record with 94 organ transplants during the period of Nov. 23-25. continue reading »

Police Visit Spain as Part of Madeleine McCann Missing Child Case

Police Visit Spain as Part of Madeleine McCann Missing Child Case

Though Scotland Yard detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are not revealing what led them to Spain, reports are that they arrived in Barcelona late last month for a fresh review of the case. continue reading »

Animal Rights Protesters Take Over Madrid Protesting Fur Industry

Animal Rights Protesters Take Over Madrid Protesting Fur Industry

About 100 activists with the international non-profit organization AnimaNaturalis stripped naked on Sunday in downtown Madrid to protest the activities of the fur industry. continue reading »

Nadal, Ferrer Give Spain Commanding Lead in Davis Cup Final

Nadal, Ferrer Give Spain Commanding Lead in Davis Cup Final

Spain took a commanding 2-0 lead here Friday over Argentina in the Davis Cup final after Rafael Nadal breezed to an easy victory and David Ferrer rallied to win a five-set marathon in the opening singles matches. continue reading »

Spain Calling for Extradition of 15 Salvadorans for 1989 Jesuit Murders

Spain Calling for Extradition of 15 Salvadorans for 1989 Jesuit Murders

Spain's Cabinet agreed on Friday to request the extradition of 15 Salvadoran military men for the 1989 murders of five Spanish Jesuits in the Central American nation. continue reading »

Sevilla Soccer Team Features Fans Faces on their Jerseys

Sevilla Soccer Team Features Fans Faces on their Jerseys

Sevilla soccer club is presenting fans with the possibility of buying a small square within the number on their favorite player’s jersey --for little under $35. continue reading »

Number of Chinese Students in Spain Skyrockets

Number of Chinese Students in Spain Skyrockets

The number of Chinese students studying in Spain has increased from 500 in 2003 to more than 5,500 this year, according to figures provided Thursday by a diplomat at China's embassy in Madrid. continue reading »