Spain Headlines

  • Police probe death of 2 Germans in eastern Spain

    MADRID (AP) - Spanish police say they have found the bodies of a German man and woman in a house in the eastern coastal town of Vinaros.A Civil Guard...

    Mail Online
  • Soccer: Alcantara out for 'lengthy period' with thigh injury

    (Reuters) - Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after sustaining a thigh injury during Wednesday's 2-1 Champions League win over RSC Anderlecht, the German champions said on Thursday.

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  • The $3bn subway station – and other urban white elephants

    From Alaska’s ‘bridge to nowhere’ to Pyongyang’s Hotel of Doom, via a €1bn arts centre that leaks, here are the world’s most high-profile wastes of capital How much should one subway station cost? The city of Toronto has an answer. The plan to extend transit in the Toronto suburb of Scarborough winds back at least a decade: at one time the plan was a seven-stop light-rail line; later a three-stop subway. Today, Scarborough is preparing to replace its six-stop automated train with just one...

    the Guardian
  • Soccer: Mata keen to extend long-term Manchester United stay

    (Reuters) - Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is enjoying life at the club and says he is open to extending his four-year stay at Old Trafford.

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  • Brazil striker Robinho given 9-year term for rape in Italy

    MILAN (Reuters) - An Italian court sentenced former AC Milan and Brazil forward Robinho in absentia to nine years in prison on Thursday after convicting him of taking part in a gang rape of an Albanian woman in 2013.

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  • Soccer: Milan, Villarreal and Nice reach Europa League knockout round

    (Reuters) - AC Milan, Villarreal and Nice reached the knockout stage of the Europa League after posting wins on Thursday in the penultimate round of the group stage.

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