| Feb 8, 2014
| 5:16 AM
PALMA DE MALLORCA, Spain, Feb 8 (Reuters) - Spain's Princess Cristina was questioned by a judge on Saturday in a corruption case that has deepened public anger over graft among the ruling class and discontent with the royal family.
It was the first...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 1:03 PM
MADRID -- Testifying in the first-ever criminal proceeding against a member of Spain's royal family, the king’s youngest daughter Saturday denied involvement in her husband’s business dealings, lawyers said following the lengthy closed-door...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Por Teresa Larraz Mora
PALMA DE MALLORCA, EspaÃ±a (Reuters) - La infanta Cristina de EspaÃ±a declarÃ³ el sÃ¡bado como imputada por un presunto delito de fraude fiscal y lavado de dinero, en un caso de corrupciÃ³n que ha situado a la monarquÃa del paÃ...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 3:28 AM
By Fiona Ortiz
MADRID, Feb 6 (Reuters) - When Spain's Princess Cristina
appears before a judge on Saturday for questioning on corruption
charges, it will be the biggest victory yet for anti-graft
crusader Miguel Bernad, a lawyer who has pursued bankers,...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 3:02 PM
By Teresa Larraz Mora
PALMA DE MALLORCA, Spain, Feb 8 (Reuters) - Spain's Princess
Cristina - younger daughter of King Juan Carlos - will appear in
court for questioning by a judge on Saturday in a corruption
case that has deepened public anger over...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Political leaders in Spain's prosperous Catalonia region set themselves on a collision course with the central government in Madrid on Thursday when they called a Nov. 9 referendum on independence.
Voters in the region of 7.5 million residents will be...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 12:18 PM
NBC Sports Network is facing a flurry of criticism over an episode of the outdoor sports program "Under Wild Skies" in which a National Rifle Assn. strategist shoots and kills an African elephant.
In the episode, which aired Sunday night (a highlight...
| Sep 22, 2013
Before she became known as Dame Libby, an honorific bestowed upon her by the king of Spain, Libby Komaiko was a Chicago-born, Evanston-bred girl of Russian and Eastern European descent with her sights set on the bright lights of Broadway.
| Jun 23, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Behind the gates of bucolic Rolling Hills, where multimillion-dollar homes stretch out on roomy spreads, sits a house that is unusual even by mansion standards.
In keeping with rules that homes in the equestrian enclave be single-story, the early...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:50 PM
More than 1 million flag-draped and face-painted Catalans held hands and formed a 250-mile human chain across the northeastern Spanish region Wednesday in a demonstration of their desires for independence.
It was the second Catalonian National Day in as...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:15 AM
MADRID -- In another blow to Spain's scandal-plagued royal family, a judge Thursday cleared the way for a new investigation into King Juan Carlos' youngest daughter, rejecting her appeal to have her tax returns shielded from further scrutiny.
| May 7, 2013
| 9:14 AM
MADRID -- A Spanish court Tuesday dropped a subpoena of King Juan Carlos' youngest daughter, citing insufficient evidence to tie her to alleged corruption by her husband.
The 47-year-old princess, Infanta Cristina, last month became the first direct...