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Zinedine Zidane's Managerial Ban Rescinded Following Appeal

Real Madrid Castilla coach Zinedine Zidane has seen his three month ban for not possessing the correct qualifications to manage the team quashed on appeal by the A dministrative Court of Sport in Spain. The lifting of the ban was confirmed...Show More Summary

'Rebel noble' Duchess of Alba dies

Spain's Duchess of Alba, known as the "rebel noble," has died at age 88. The wealthiest woman in Spain, she was also a bohemian, famous for her eccentric style and for flouting convention in numerous ways. (Her second husband was a defrocked priest; her third, a decades-younger civil...

Lionel Messi reportedly thinking of leaving Spain over tax trial that could result in jail time

2 hours agoSports : The Early Lead

Argentine soccer star Lionel Messi may leave Spain and his team, Barcelona, because of continued problems with the country’s tax authorities that could land him in jail, the Spanish-language news site El Confidecial reports. Messi, considered by many to be the world’s greatest player, has run into continual problems with Spanish tax authorities over allegations of […]

Paulson, Soros Wouldn’t Mind Taking That Home Builder Off Spain’s Hands

At a sizeable discount, por favor. Spain’s Hispania Activos Inmobiliarios SA, partly owned by hedge fund managers John Paulson and George Soros, is weighing a €150.6 million ($188 million) takeover offer for debt-laden real-estate firm Realia Business SA. Show More Summary

Ocean Roundup: Seals Can Pick up Pings from Acoustic Tags on Fish, Climate Change Making Crabs “Sluggish,” and More

Grey seal (Halichoerus grypus) in Santander bay, Cantabria, Spain. New research shows grey seals may be able to pick up pings from acoustic tags on fish. (Photo: Oceana / Enrique Talledo) - New research shows that seals are picking up on the pings from acoustic tags on fish. Show More Summary

‘Jurassic World’ Teaser Trailer Is Perfect!

Out of Universal Spain comes the first ever teaser trailer for Colin Trevorrow’s Jurassic World, and it’s everything you’d expect. There’s basically no footage, but fans of the Jurassic Park will remember this classic scene from Steven Spielberg’s film – when the water shakes, a Tyrannosaurus Rex is close by…and hungry. The bait this time […]

Europe's New Scariest Chart

Recent polls show pro-default parties growing popular in peripheral euro-area countries such as Greece, Italy and Spain. As Bloomberg Brief's Maxime Sbaihi notes, in a depressed economic environment, their promises to restructure public debt might soon bring them to power and tempt traditional parties to adopt their ideas. Show More Summary

Brendan Rodgers' Position at Liverpool Is Growing Increasingly Precarious

In the summer of 2013, Tottenham Hotspur accepted the desire of the Premier League's player of the year to move to Spain and set about reinvesting Gareth Bale's €100 million transfer fee in an aggressive overhaul of their squad. JoeShow More Summary

Real once tried to sign Leo Messi, Perez would stil love to bring Barça man to Madrid [MD]

Lionel Messi threw his Barcelona future into doubt  with his Ole interview earlier this week, which has sparked all knids of stories and rumours in Spain. Amid speculation that Barcelona may be willing to sell him in 2016, Mundo Deportivo make the sensational claim that Florentino Perez ‘would love to’ sign the 4-time Ballon D’Or. […]

Spain's richest woman, the Duchess of Alba, dies at 88

The Duchess of Alba, the richest women in Spain and a longstanding fixture on the gossip pages, died Thursday in Seville following a short illness. She was 88. Maria del Rosario Cayetana Fitz-James Stuary was a member of one of Spain's oldest noble families, with an estimated wealth of at least $753 million. Show More Summary

Eurofighter and NETMA Sign One Billion Euro Radar Contract

Defence Ministers from the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy and Spain met in Edinburgh, Scotland, on Wednesday 19th November to witness the signing of a €1bn contract for the development of a world-leading electronic radar system for the Eurofighter Typhoon. The […]

Spain mourns the death of art collector Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, Duchess of Alba

16 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Spain's eccentric Duchess of Alba, one of the nation's richest women with more titles than any other aristocrat on earth, died on Thursday at the age of 88. Maria del Rosario Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart passed away at her Duenas Palace in the southern city of Seville on Thursday morning where she was surrounded by her family, a family spokesman said. Show More Summary

An Ode to the Duchess of Alba’s ‘Rebel Nobel’ Style

18 hours agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

The duchess of Alba, the richest woman in Spain, died today at the age of 88. The duchess (full name: Maria del Rosario Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart) was known for her many titles: According to the Guinness Book of World Records, she had more than any other aristocrat. But it was... More »

Results of new drug, ASP8273, show response in patients with treatment-resistant NSCLC

Barcelona, Spain: In a second presentation looking at new ways of treating non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) that has both the EGFR and T790M mutations, researchers will tell the 26th EORTC-NCI-AACR [1] Symposium on Molecular Targets...Show More Summary

Bar Refaeli Believes Terror Has to Stop After Palestinian Synagogue Attack

Bar Refaeli dons a chic little dress while attending the XII Marie Claire Prix de la Moda Awards held at the Callao cinema on Wednesday (November 19) in Madrid, Spain. The day before, the 29-year-old Israeli actress took the time to remember four Jews, who were killed by two Palestinians in Israel. PHOTOS: Check out [...]

Pollen Hints at the Aptian/Albian Cretaceous Botanical Diversity & Turnover of Spain

Palynology of Aptian and upper Albian (Lower Cretaceous) amber-bearing outcrops of the southern margin of the Basque-Cantabrian basin (northern Spain)Authors:Barrón et alAbstract:The Lower Cretaceous deposits of the southern margin of...Show More Summary

Duchess of Alba dies at 88; free-spirited Spanish aristocrat

Spain's richest and most-titled aristocrat, the flamboyant Duchess of Alba, who was once a childhood playmate of Britain's queen and went on to become one of Europe's most eccentric fashionistas, died Thursday at her home in Seville. She was 88.

R.I.P Beloved Cougar Royalty: Richest Woman In Spain, The Duchess Of Alba, Dies At 88 [Photos]

We know she is poppin’ that flamenco in heaven… It is with heavy hearts that we share the sad news of the passing of the Duchess of Alba, Cateyana Fitz-James Stuart, one of the liveliest characters to ever

La Liga schedule and preview, Week 12: Welcome to Spain David Moyes!

Spanish football is back as the title race picks back up and Real Sociedad debuts their new head coach. After two long, horrible weeks filled with international friendlies and few Euro 2016 qualifiers, club football is back in Spain... Show More Summary

Laser from a plane discovers Roman goldmines in Spain

Hidden under the vegetation and crops of the Eria Valley, in León (Spain), there is a gold mining network created by the Romans two thousand years ago, as well as complex hydraulic works, such as river diversions, to divert water to the mines of the precious metal. Researchers made the discovery from the air with an airborne laser teledetection system.

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