Italy takes aim at critics with impressive opening win

Jun 14, 2016

Italy takes aim at critics with impressive opening win

Italy opened its campaign with an impressive victory over Belgium, while defending champion Spain beat the Czech Republic on a good day for the big teams at the European Championship on Monday. Ridiculed by their own media as one of the country’s worst tournament ...

Spain falls to Georgia in final tuneup

Jun 8, 2016

Spain falls to Georgia in final tuneup

Spain lost 1-0 to Georgia at home on Tuesday in its final warmup before heading to France to defend its European Championship title. Spain dominated from the start but failed to capitalize on its scoring chances, while Georgia took its only significant chance, following ...

Spain beats Bosnia Euro warmup

May 30, 2016

Spain beats Bosnia Euro warmup

Forward Manuel “Nolito” Agudo scored two first-half goals to lead Spain to a 3-1 win over 10-man Bosnia in a warmup match for the European Championship on Sunday. The two-time defending champion prevailed despite playing with a depleted squad and with coach Vicente del ...

Park workers in Spain discover huge Roman coin trove

May 1, 2016

Park workers in Spain discover huge Roman coin trove

Workers laying pipes in a Spanish park have unearthed a 600-kilogram (1,300-pound) trove of Roman coins in what culture officials say is a unique historic discovery. The Seville Archaeological Museum said the construction workers came across 19 amphoras containing thousands of bronze and silver-coated ...