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A Dead Elephant Helped Topple Spain’s King

Spain's monarchy suffered a major blow after King Juan Carlos was photographed in 2012 next to an elephant he had shot even as many Spaniards suffered...

Spain to Present New Restrictive Abortion Law

(MADRID) — Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy says his government is about to approve an abortion law that rolls back current legislation permitting the...

6 Miners Die in Northern Spain After a Gas Leak

(MADRID) — A Spanish emergency agency say six miners have died and five others have been injured after a gas leak at a coal mine in northern Spain.The Castilla...

Device Explodes in Spain Cathedral, No One Hurt

(MADRID) — A device exploded inside a cathedral in northeastern Spain on Wednesday that is one of the country's most popular religious and tourist attractions,...

2 Humans Gored at Spain Bull Spearing Fiesta

(TORDESILLAS, Spain) — Spaniards on horseback have chased a hulking bull and speared him to death at an annual fiesta held in a small central town. But the...

Probe of Deadly Derailment Focuses on Train Speed

(SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain) — By all accounts, the train was going way too fast as it curled around a gentle bend. Then in an instant, one car tumbled off...