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'Economic Bubble'? Spain Nears 300 Days Without a Government

LEGAL | By Ciaran Giles | Oct 17
Spain is about to pass 300 days without a government. But guess what? Few Spaniards seem bothered by that as the country's economy roars ahead.

American Gored in San Fermin Bull Run

By Miguel Trejo, Ciaran Giles | Jul 13
An American was gored and five other runners were injured Wednesday in the next-to-last running of the bulls at Pamplona's San Fermin festival, officials said.

Pamplona Erupts With Start of Spain's Fermin Bull-Run Fiesta

By Ciaran Giles, Helena Alves | Jul 6
Thousands of people erupted in party mood Wednesday, dousing each other with wine and singing and dancing in the streets of this northern Spanish city to celebrate the start of Pamplona's famed San Fermin running of the bulls festival.

Gibraltar: More Than Monkeys

By Brian Witte | Jun 20
Barbary macaque monkeys are the star attractions in Gibraltar. Still, this historic port town is steeped in military history around the landmark Rock of Gibraltar. The town wears its scars well with plenty to offer visitors who make the trip.

Two Gored in Pamplona Bull Run

Jul 13
Two Spaniards were gored in the penultimate running of the bulls of Pamplona's San Fermin festival Monday, organizers said.

Top Females in Music Visit Berkelee Women's Empower Symposium

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 26
On March 27, Boston's Berklee College of Music, the world's leading college of contemporary music, welcomes a number of international female role models from the world of entertainment, media, and music for its first ever Berklee Women's Empower Symposium

Spain by Land and Sea

By Matthew Wexler | Sep 3
Given the choice between visiting Madrid or Barcelona, the answer would have to be both.

LGBT Youth Leader From Spain Attacked With Molotov Cocktail

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 8
The head of an LGBT youth organization based in Spain was the victim of an alleged anti-gay attack Wednesday.

Spain's Famed Bull Run Festival Begins in Pamplona

By Harold Heckle, Daniel Ochoa de Olza | Jul 6
Thousands of revelers crammed into the main square and adjacent narrow streets of northern Pamplona on Sunday for the start of Spain's famed San Fermin running of the bulls festival - a potent mix of adrenaline and alcohol-fueled celebrations.

Spain’s Financial Crisis Gobbles Up Top Eateries

FOOD/DRINK | By Harold Heckle | Jul 24
Spain’s bitter financial crisis is eating away at the country’s high-end restaurant scene, with the owners of another top establishment saying it will have to close at the end of August.

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