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Madrid (Spain)

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  • Spain offered up to 100 billion euros to stabilize banks

     
    MADRID -- Finance ministers of countries that use the common European currency on Saturday offered Spain a lifeline of up to 100 billion euros to stabilize its banks. Spain announced after a three-hour video conference call that it would become the fourth...
  • Spain celebrates as number of jobless claims falls

     
    After an all-night party to fete their national soccer team, Spaniards who managed a few winks of sleep woke up Tuesday to even more good news: the biggest summertime jobs rally in 16 years. Nearly 100,000 fewer Spaniards filed for jobless claims in June,...
  • Spain's high court launches probe into Bankia failure

     
    Spain's high court opened a criminal fraud investigation Wednesday into the conduct of 33 current and former executives at Bankia, the conglomerate of Spanish savings banks whose spectacular failure forced Madrid to request a European bailout....
  • Eurozone officials finalize terms of Spain bank bailout

     
    Finance ministers from the Eurozone on Friday finalized the terms of a massive bailout package for Spain's ailing banking system. Rescue loans worth up to $122 billion will be made available to Spain's banks, which have been hit hard by the country's...
  • Spain's borrowing cost hits record; worries grow over Greece

     
    Europe’s long-running debt crisis flared sharply as Spain’s borrowing rates jumped to another record high and worries grew over Greece’s ability to keep on qualifying for the emergency loans it desperately needs to stay afloat....
  • PRI figure reported arrested with Mexican drug lord's cousin

     
    The Mexican press was having a field day Friday with reports from Spain that a cousin of one of the world's most powerful drug lords was arrested in Madrid along with a politician from the party of President-elect Enrique Peña Nieto....
  • Sept. 21 boxing card at the Sands should be good one

     
    The first boxing card at the Sands Event Center on June 1 was impressive. The promoters and the NBC Sports Network were thrilled with the sellout crowd and the atmosphere at the Sands. Ronald Cruz of Bethlehem was largely responsible for providing the...
  • U.S. casino mogul Adelson gambles on Madrid as site of EuroVegas

     
    U.S. billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson has picked Madrid as the site for a massive new casino complex called "EuroVegas." The Spanish capital beats out rival Barcelona as the site of the $21-billion proposed project, which comes laden with...
  • Your morning adorable: Madrid Zoo's giant panda twins are growing

     
    Remember those tiny, somewhat unappealing giant panda cubs born last month at Spain's Madrid Zoo? The ones who resembled strange pink, fuzzy jelly beans? Well, like all panda cubs, they've gotten a heck of a lot cuter with age. According......
  • 10-year-old Girl Gives Birth to Healthy Baby

    10-year-old Girl Gives Birth to Healthy Baby
    MADRID -- A 10-year-old girl has given birth in southern Spain and authorities are evaluating whether to let her and her family retain custody of the baby, an official said Tuesday. The baby was born last week in the city of Jerez de la Frontera, said...
  • Briefly In Education

    Children's Palettes on display The city of Laguna Beach and Laguna Outreach for Community Arts have collaborated on a dual exhibition of Holiday Palettes drawn by Laguna Beach students, now on display through December at City Hall and at the Laguna...
  • SDSU student missing in Madrid

    SDSU student missing in Madrid
    SAN DIEGO -- A San Diego State University student, who is studying in Spain, has been reported missing, university officials said Wednesday. SDSU officials said that 22-year-old Austin Bice was last seen Friday night in Madrid. According to Spanish...