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  • Little-remembered Revolutionary War hero a step closer to citizenship

    Little-remembered Revolutionary War hero a step closer to citizenship
    Honorary U.S. citizens: Lafayette, Winston Churchill, Mother Teresa. And soon, perhaps, Bernardo de Galvez.  Legislation to make the Spanish hero of the American Revolution an honorary U.S. citizen cleared the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday, even...
  • Congreso de España concede fuero al rey Juan Carlos, amenazado por demandas de paternidad

    MADRID (Reuters) - El Congreso de España aprobó el jueves una ley que protege al rey Juan Carlos ante demandas de cortes civiles y criminales, incluyendo dos recursos por paternidad presentados en el 2012 y el 2013, después de que el monarca abdicara a...
  • Spain's Princess Cristina moves closer to corruption trial

    Spain's Princess Cristina moves closer to corruption trial
    Days after her brother was proclaimed king, a Spanish judge upheld fraud and money-laundering charges against Princess Cristina on Wednesday, paving the way for a historic trial that could further damage the royal family's reputation. If convicted,...
  • Spain's Princess Cristina and husband charged in tax fraud inquiry

    Spain's Princess Cristina and husband charged in tax fraud inquiry
    Days after her brother was proclaimed king, Spain's Princess Cristina was indicted Wednesday on charges of tax fraud and money laundering, paving the way for an unprecedented trial that could further damage the royal family's reputation. If convicted,...
  • Juez español mantiene imputación contra hermana de Felipe VI

    MADRID (Reuters) - Un tribunal español dijo el miércoles que había formalizado las acusaciones en contra de Cristina de Borbón, hermana del recién coronado rey Felipe VI, y su marido en una investigación por corrupción, allanando el camino para un...
  • Meet Felipe and Letizia, the new king and queen of Spain

    Meet Felipe and Letizia, the new king and queen of Spain
    Move over, Will and Kate: There are new monarchs in town, and they just took over in Spain. King Felipe VI was crowned the sovereign of Spain in Madrid on Thursday and was joined by his wife, now Queen Letizia, and their daughters, Leonor and Sofia,...
  • Felipe VI is proclaimed king of Spain, succeeding his father

    Felipe VI is proclaimed king of Spain, succeeding his father
    Felipe VI was sworn in Thursday as Spain's new king, bringing a fresh face to the Spanish monarchy at a time when its popularity ratings have hit historic lows. The 46-year-old monarch took an oath and was then proclaimed king, without a formal...
  • King Felipe VI, Queen Letizia ascend to Spanish throne

    King Felipe VI, Queen Letizia ascend to Spanish throne
    King Juan Carlos of Spain handed over the monarchy to his son on Thursday in a low-key "proclamation ceremony," followed by a procession through Madrid and an appearance by the new King Felipe VI, Queen Letizia and their two daughters on a balcony at...
  • Felipe sworn in as monarch as he professes love for Spain

    MADRID Spain's newly proclaimed King Felipe VI in a speech before parliament Thursday said he loved his country with all his heart, calling Spain a "great nation." "I will always have the common good (of the country) in mind," the new head of state...
  • Juan Carlos I, el rey que guió la transición democrática en España

    Juan Carlos I, el rey que guió la transición democrática en España
    El rey Juan Carlos I, el monarca que guió la transición de España hacia la democracia tras el franquismo y marcó una época con su estilo abierto y cercano, anunció el lunes la abdicación en favor de su hijo Felipe de Borbón. El monarca de 76 años, muy...
  • Spanish football kings abdicate with Chile defeat, World Cup exit

    RIO DE JANEIRO The Spanish kings of football abdicated from the throne with a 2-0 defeat to Chile in the Maracana Wednesday. The world champions and two-time European championships saw a six-year spell at the top of the world brutally end in Brazil on...
  • Spain's Felipe is king, succeeds abdicated father Juan Carlos

    MADRID Prince Felipe became Spanish king Thursday in the wake of the abdication of his father, King Juan Carlos, who had signed an abdication law hours earlier. The 46-year-old crown prince became King Felipe at midnight and is to be ceremonially...