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Spain’s Fernando Alonso Finishes 2nd to Kimi Raikkonenat Australian Grand Prix

Spain’s Fernando Alonso Finishes 2nd to Kimi Raikkonenat Australian Grand Prix

Brazil's Felipe Massa finishes 4th. Finland's Kimi Raikkonen - driving for Lotus - has taken the early lead in the 2013 international Formula One continue reading »

Spain’s Nadal to Face Argentina’s Del Potro in Indian Wells final

Spain's Rafael Nadal defeated Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic 6-4, 7-5 in the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, California, and will play Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro for the championship on Sunday. continue reading »

Spaniard Ricky Rubio Hopes to Represent Country in European Basketball Championship

Spaniard Ricky Rubio Hopes to Represent Country in European Basketball Championship

Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio, a Spaniard, is continuing to adjust to the competition in the NBA after the serious injury to his left knee he suffered last season, and he said he is convinced that he will be back to normal by summer so that he can play with the Spanish national team in the European Basketball Championship. continue reading »

Crown Prince Meets with NATO Official in Madrid

Crown Prince Meets with NATO Official in Madrid

Spain's Crown Prince Felipe held talks in Madrid Friday with the chairman of the NATO Military Committee about Madrid's contribution to the missions of the Atlantic Alliance and the organization's main international projects and challenges. continue reading »

Bayern Munich-Juventus is Champions League Quartfinal Marquee Match

Bayern Munich-Juventus is Champions League Quartfinal Marquee Match

A clash between Juventus and Bayern Munich is the most exciting matchup to emerge from Friday's Champions League quarterfinal at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland. continue reading »

Spain Maintains Clear Dominance on FIFA World Ranking List

Spain Maintains Clear Dominance on FIFA World Ranking List

Spain's national soccer team is maintaining its clear dominance on the FIFA world ranking list for March, where there have been scarcely any changes among the relative positions of countries in the top 10 except continue reading »

Spain’s Inditex Opened 121 Stores in China in Fiscal 2012

Spain’s Inditex Opened 121 Stores in China in Fiscal 2012

Inditex, owner of the Zara retail chain, said in a filing Wednesday with securities regulators that it opened 121 stores in China last year, making the Asian country its No. continue reading »

Madrid Olympic Organizing Committee has “Blockbuster Project” in Store

Madrid Olympic Organizing Committee has “Blockbuster Project” in Store

The Madrid 2020 Olympic Organizing Committee has "a blockbuster project" for the Games that would leave "the best legacy for the city, the country and the Olympic movement," the body's chief, Spanis continue reading »

Pedro Almodovar’s New ‘Excited’ Comedy Does Well in Debut

Pedro Almodovar’s New ‘Excited’ Comedy Does Well in Debut

Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar's latest film I'm So Excited (originally Los amantes pasajeros), which was released in Spain, gave him his best opening weekend to date. continue reading »

Messi’s Golden Foot Goes on Sale for $5 Million

Messi’s Golden Foot Goes on Sale for $5 Million

At this point in his career, it is easy to argue that Barça's Lionel Messi is currently the best player in professional soccer right now. However, not many would have guessed being the best meant people wanted a solid go continue reading »

Spain Seeks Expansive Relationship with Brazil’s Defense Sector

Spain Seeks Expansive Relationship with Brazil’s Defense Sector

Spain wants to broaden the "intense" economic and political relationship it has with Brazil into the defense realm, the Iberian nation's defense minister told Efe here Tuesday. continue reading »

Joaquin Sorolla’s “Niñas en la Playa” Painting Could Fetch $4 Million at Auction

Joaquin Sorolla’s “Niñas en la Playa” Painting Could Fetch $4 Million at Auction

Spanish artist Joaquin Sorolla's "Niñas en la Playa" is set to be auctioned by Sotheby and is expected to fetch close to $4 million. This is the first time the painting is on the market being previously owned by the artists family. continue reading »

Spanish Navy Training Ship, the Juan Sebastian de Elcano, Heads for Americas

Spanish Navy Training Ship, the Juan Sebastian de Elcano, Heads for Americas

The Spanish navy training ship Juan Sebastian de Elcano, named after the first man to circumnavigate the earth, sailed from the Canary Islands on Sunday for Puerto Rico on a new training cruise and wi continue reading »

Spanish Oil Company Steps Up Legal Action to Defend Interests in YPF

Spanish Oil Company Steps Up Legal Action to Defend Interests in YPF

The legal battle launched by Spanish oil company Repsol to defend its interests in YPF, which was nationalized by the Argentine government in 2012, has intensified with the filing of a lawsuit against Argentine petroleum firm Bridas. continue reading »

Nine Years Later: Spain Remembers Terrorist Attacks

Nine Years Later: Spain Remembers Terrorist Attacks

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Monday marked the ninth anniversary of the terrorist attacks that killed 191 people and wounded more than 1,500 others and vowed to "eradicate terrorism." continue reading »