Spanish prosecutor accuses Mourinho of tax fraud

Jun 20, 2017

Spanish prosecutor accuses Mourinho of tax fraud

A Spanish state prosecutor accused former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho of tax fraud worth €3.3 million ($3.7 million) in unpaid taxes on Tuesday. A statement issued by the section for economic crimes of Madrid’s provincial state prosecutor’s office said its investigations indicated that ...

Dramatic video shows migrants rescued from burning dinghy

May 30, 2017

Dramatic video shows migrants rescued from burning dinghy

More than 30 migrants were rescued at the weekend off the coast of Spain after their rubber speed boat caught fire, forcing them into the water in a dramatic moment caught on camera and broadcast Monday. The video tweeted by EU border agency Frontex ...

Emperor, empress welcome Spain's royal couple at Imperial Palace

Apr 5, 2017

Emperor, empress welcome Spain's royal couple at Imperial Palace

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko on Wednesday welcomed Spain’s King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia, who are visiting Japan as state guests, at the Imperial Palace, with Crown Prince Naruhito and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe also attending a related event there. The Spanish royal ...

Spain sees its coveted 'Rock' as Brexit-EU bargaining chip

Apr 4, 2017

Spain sees its coveted 'Rock' as Brexit-EU bargaining chip

Madrid and London are once again locking horns over Gibraltar, a British overseas territory that appears to have become a Brexit negotiating weapon for Spain and the EU and signals difficulties ahead for Britain. Tensions over the territory known as “the Rock” have ebbed ...

Mar 2, 2017

Spain tops Japan at Algarve Cup

The Japan women’s soccer team made a losing start to the year with a 2-1 defeat to Spain in its opening match of the Algarve Cup on Wednesday. Goals from Silvia Meseguer and Olga Garcia fired the Spaniards into a 2-0 lead before Kumi ...