G7 Summit; Spain's new government; Violence in Nicaragua
As the heads of state arrive in Canada, US isolationism is at the forefront of discussion. Is the US stronghold on global diplomacy about to break? The panel also touches on Italy and Spain, beginning two startlingly different paths of government.
Out of time: Elderly care in Germany
Rosa Lopez from Spain has been a care worker for 20 years. She loves her job, but it’s getting ever harder to do it properly. Germany has a shortfall of about 30,000 care workers.
Spain’s divided opposition struggles with plan to oust Rajoy
Spain’s Socialists are facing an uphill task in reconciling differences between opposition parties as they seek to garner support for dislodging Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy.
Andalusia, the gateway to Europe for cannabis
More than 70% of cannabis in circulation in Europe transits through Andalusia, in southern Spain. The drug is transported from Morocco on speedboats across the Strait of Gibraltar
Spain motivated ahead of their friendly against Germany
Spain coach Julen Lopetegui said on Thursday his side was very motivated to test themselves in a friendly against Germany on Friday as the world champions "have not stopped growing" in the past years.
Really old master: Neanderthals were Europe's first painters
The world's oldest known art has been identified as paintings in caves in Spain made by Neanderthals, not modern humans, suggesting our extinct cousins were far from being uncultured brutes.
Spanish PM calls for Catalan parliament to be formed on Jan. 17
Spain's prime minister says that the new Catalan parliament should hold its maiden session on Jan. 17, the first step in reinstating local government after Madrid fired the old regional administration for illegally declaring independence.
Catalan separatists nab shock narrow victory
Catalonia's separatist parties won a slim majority late Thursday in a vote Spain called to try to end a political crisis. That gamble looks to have backfired.
Catalonia's post-crisis election
Spain is bracing for Catalonia's election on Thursday following a campaign riddled with mutual suspicion and infighting.