| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:30 PM
In a bid to tap the hefty 38% tax breaks of Spain's Canary Islands, Beverly Hills-based Defiant Pictures, run by producers Lucas Jarach and Nicolas Veinberg, has launched a private capital film fund in partnership with Spanish investment firm Grupo Eneas....
| Jul 7, 2014
| 4:22 PM
"Living is Easy With Eyes Closed": This whimsical tale, judged best film and best director (David Trueba) at Spain's Goya Awards, is based on a true story of an English teacher in Franco-era Spain who uses Beatles music to motivate his students. The film'...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 1:24 PM
For the bulls, he was perhaps the most tantalizing of targets.
"Buffalo" Bill Hillmann is considered the best young bull runner from the United States. He travels to Spain from his Chicago home every summer for the famous running of the bulls in...
| Aug 13, 2014
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the mid-west, where demonstrators continue to protest the killing of teenager Michael Brown outside Greater St. Marks Family Church, as Brown's family along with civil rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton met inside to...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Where do you go for vacation when much of your working life revolves around the history of America's oldest English-speaking region?
If your wife's roots lie in South America — and she's drawn by the past, too — you might find yourself...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Not all laughs are created equal. Just ask the new clowns in Cirque du Soleil's "La Nouba." "When the people smile, I feel safe. I feel comfortable," says Pablo Gomis López in Spanish. "When I see all the world laughing, I feel at home."
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:43 PM
There is a possibility of death, and of being trampled by a herd of bulls or a crowd of people. Then there's the adrenaline rush of running alongside 1,500-pound animals roaring past you at 35 mph.
Running of the Bulls enthusiasts have walked that...
| Jul 12, 2014
There are hot summer nights in Chesapeake country when you just don't feel like committing to anything. Staying in for dinner, never mind cooking it, seems unthinkable. But after a hard day of slogging through the sultry air, the idea of sitting down...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad of France won the 3,000-meter steeplechase event at the European track and field championships on Thursday but was eventually disqualified for his homestretch celebration, which included taking off his shirt.
| Aug 15, 2014
| 8:41 AM
LONDON/MILAN (Reuters) - Canadian plane and train maker Bombardier and Japanese industrial giant Hitachi are the two frontrunners to buy Finmeccanica's rail subsidiaries, several sources close to the auction process said.
Italy's Finmeccanica has been...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Eighteen 1,500-pound bulls, 90,000 tomatoes and a daylong food and music festival: Thrill-seekers don’t need to travel any farther than Hawthorne Race Course to get a near-Pamplona, Spain, experience.
More than 3,000 people are registered for a...