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Deulofeu and video technology help Spain tame France.

PARIS - Spain's Gerard Deulofeu scored one and created another but had to share the limelight with the video assistant referee in a 2-0 friendly win over France in Paris on Tuesday.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Video replay aids Spain as Sweden foil Ronaldo.

PARIS, March 29 — Spain twice benefited from the use of video assistance to defeat France 2-0 yesterday, while Sweden rallied from two goals down to beat Portugal 3-2 and spoil Cristiano Ronaldo's homecoming in Madeira. Antoine Griezmann...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Uber's Diversity Report References 'Jewbers' Among Other Seeming Racial Slurs.

Others included "UberHue" for their outreach to the black community, and "Los Ubers" for Hispanics, because they seemingly don't know any Spanish words.

- Mediaite - US

Everything we think we know about the Galaxy S8.

Update 3/6/17: This article has been updated with information about how to watch tomorrow's event.Now that the dust has settled from Mobile World Congress, we can turn our attention to the next big thing: Samsung's Galaxy S8 event. Samsung opted to skip its usual Barcelona unveiling, but it won't be too much longer until we ...

- PCWorld.com - US

Sergio Ramos backs Monaco starlet Kylian Mbappe to join Real Madrid.

Recent reports in Spain claim Manchester United have had a ÂŁ95.5m bid rejected for his services.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Record Real Madrid move all down to Hazard, says Calderon.

Chelsea's Eden Hazard will decide on a move to Real Madrid at the end of the season.

- Daily Nation - KE

Border agents beat an undocumented immigrant to death. The U.S. is paying his family $1 million.

Anastacio Hernandez's final screams had drawn a crowd. The undocumented immigrant yelped "ayudame" and "no hice nada" - "help" and "I didn't do anything" in Spanish - as more than a dozen U.S. Border Patrol agents clobbered him with batons and shocked him with a Taser again and again. When the...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

'Made in Germany' is the most respected brand in the world while 'Made in Spain' lags behind.

The 'Made in Country' label was first introduced by the UK 130 years ago The post 'Made in Germany' is the most respected brand in the world while 'Made in Spain' lags behind appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

- The Olive Press - ES

Head of €35m drug empire caught in Spain faces 18-year jail sentence.

A DRUG lord who imported cocaine to the UK for two decades has been jailed for 18 years. Paul Monk, 56, was The post Head of €35m drug empire caught in Spain faces 18-year jail sentence appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

- The Olive Press - ES

Man arrested in Spain for ejaculating onto police officer.

A Peruvian man reportedly ejaculated onto a police officer's hand before attempting to flee the scene. The post Man arrested in Spain for ejaculating onto police officer appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

- The Olive Press - ES

Goran Bregovic: Three Letters From Sarajevo, Mupa, 2 April.

In its history, Bosnia has been part of many empires: Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, Austro–Hungarian… each has left its imprint and its religion – Catholic, Orthodox, Islam, Sephardic Jews, expelled from Spain, arrive in the 16th century. Sarajevo becomes the city of four religions, 'Jerusalem of the Balkans', and a ...

- The Budapest Sun - HU

Israel-Palestine deal remains EU's 'top priority'

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini yesterday reiterated the EU's commitment to a two-state solution and its opposition to Israel's settlements in Palestine. EURACTIV Spain reports.

- EurActive - UK

Foul-mouthed Messi banned for four Argentina games

Barcelona star Lionel Messi was suspended for four Argentina matches by FIFA on Tuesday for swearing at an assistant referee

- Daily Monitor - UG

German referee Zwayer to test video technology in international friendly

When Felix Zwayer referees the friendly between France and Spain in Paris, he will become the first German to have a video assistant to fall back on. The system is to be introduced in the Bundesliga next season.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Lionel Messi handed four-match ban just hours before Bolivia vs Argentina

Barcelona star will also miss games against Uruguay, Venezuela and Peru.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Spain more optimistic on unemployment this year

Spain more optimistic on unemployment this year...

- MENAFN - JO

Foul-mouthed Messi banned for four Argentina games

Barcelona star Lionel Messi was suspended for four Argentina matches by Fifa on Tuesday.

- Daily Nation - KE

US, Spain and France emerge early leaders in World's 50 Best Restaurants awards

NEW YORK, March 28 — The US has emerged an early leader in the World's 50 Best Restaurants awards, taking nine spots on the second half of the list which ranks the top 51-100 restaurants. In advance of the 2017 edition of the awards set to...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Foul-mouthed Messi banned for four Argentina games

ZURICH, March 28 — Barcelona star Lionel Messi was suspended for four Argentina matches by Fifa today for swearing at an assistant referee. Messi was found guilty of having directed insulting words at an assistant referee' in the World...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Foul-mouthed Messi banned for four Argentina games

Barcelona star Lionel Messi was suspended for four Argentina matches by FIFA on Tuesday for swearing at an assistant referee.Messi was found guilty of "having directed insulting words at an assistant referee" in the World Cup qualifier against Chile last Thursday which Argentina won 1-0 thanks to a penalty from the ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Arda Turan hands Barcelona injury concern ahead of Granada as Lionel Messi is out due to suspension

Former Atletico Madrid star has suffered a groin injury on international duty.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Midfielder Romeu relishing Southampton starting role

LONDON, March 28 — Southampton midfielder Oriol Romeu is enjoying being one of the first names on manager Claude Puel's team sheet after struggling to nail down a place at his former clubs Chelsea and Barcelona. Spaniard Romeu, who joined...

- The Malay Mail - MY

World Cup qualifiers: France face Spain in 'glamour fixture'; Netherlands without Danny Blind for Italy clash

A rejuvenated France will take on Spain in a "glamour" friendly on Tuesday as coach Didier Deschamps looks to rotate his squad in a bid to extend a seven-match unbeaten streak. The post World Cup qualifiers: France face Spain in 'glamour fixture'; Netherlands without Danny Blind for Italy clash appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Spain probes Syrian intelligence chief over alleged torture

A Spanish judge on Monday ordered an investigation into the alleged torture and execution of a Syrian man after a case was filed by his sister, a Spaniard of Syrian origin.

- The Local - ES

Seven aspects of learning Spanish that really baffle English speakers

Learning a language is a minefield of embarrassment, frustration and potential rudeness – heaven forbid! Matt Mills, a Barcelona-based Briton, examines the perils.

- The Local - ES

Spain's economy minister rules himself out of the running for Eurogroup presidency

Spain's Economy Minister Luis de Guindos said on Tuesday he was not in the running to head up the Eurogroup, whose current chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem is facing calls to resign.

- The Local - ES

Spain is continuing to beat expectations on unemployment

Spain's unemployment rate will fall below 17 percent by year end, Economy Minister Luis de Guindos said on Tuesday, bettering previous government forecasts.

- The Local - ES

Spanish toy exports to UK plummet due to Brexit vote

TOY exports from Spain to the UK have shrunk in the last nine months due to the uncertainty surrounding the impending Brexit process ...

- thinkSPAIN - ES

Vodafone granted access to Telefonica's entire fibreoptic network

AN HISTORIC deal between Vodafone and Spanish communications company TelefĂłnica will allow the British network provider to ...

- thinkSPAIN - ES

Spain PM pledges $4.57 billion investment in Catalonia

MADRID " Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has promised to invest 4.2 billion euros in northwestern Catalonia whose regional government is pushing for independence from Spain mainly because of economic grievances.Rajoy...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

MipTV: Filmax Develops Pau Freixas Dramedy 'Welcome To The Family'

BARCELONA- Julio Fernández's Barcelona-based Filmax Ent. is developing its next big TV play, the 13-hour TV series Welcome to the Family,' which will be presented at next week's MipTV to potential buyers and co-production partners. Negotiations with a Spanish broadcaster to co-produce Welcome to the Family' are under way. ...

- Variety - US

Spain PM pledges $4.57 billion investment in Catalonia

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has promised to invest 4.2 billion euros in northwestern Catalonia whose regional government is pushing for independence from Spain mainly because of economic grievances.

- FOX News - US

Dortmund's Dembele leads new generation of French talent

When France meet Spain in a friendly in Paris tonight, coach Didier Deschamps will have a wealth of young talent at his disposal. The coaching staff at Dortmund will have a keen eye on a number of young Monaco players.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

F1 theme park Ferrari Land to open April 7 in Spain

BARCELONA, March 28 — Formula 1 fans will be pleased to hear that the latest theme park dedicated to all things Ferrari is set to open April 7, 2017. The park is being developed at the PortAventura World complex in Tarragona, near Barcelona,...

- The Malay Mail - MY

3,800-year-old tomb found in Egypt linked to brother of powerful governor of Elephantine

The discovery was made by the Spanish Archaeological Mission at Qubbet el-Hawa.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

'Berlin Station' Extends Reach to Nordic Region, Spain, Italy

Paramount Television and Anonymous Content's contemporary spy drama Berlin Station' has been sold to several additional European countries, Paramount Worldwide Television Licensing and Distribution revealed Tuesday. The show has been picked up by on-demand platform TIM for Italy; HBO Nordic for Sweden, Norway, Denmark and ...

- Variety - US

China, Russia, EU interested in operating Brazilian railways

Brazil's planned auction of the rights to expand and operate the North-South railway between Tocantins and Sao Paulo states has drawn the interest of major operators from countries including Russia, China and Spain, a government official said.

- MercoPress - FK

Colombia's City of Women rebuilds homes and hopes

TURBACO, Colombia - When fighting in Colombia forced Everlides Almanza to abandon her farm, she ended up in a slum near the coastal city of Cartagena where with only some plastic tarpaulin to shelter her, she longed for a new home.

- Stabroek News - GY

Spanish court investigates Syrian government officials over man's execution

A Spanish National Court judge has ordered an investigation into nine Syrian officials over the disappearance and execution of a man in 2013, in the first criminal case accepted by a European court against President Bashar Assad's regime. Investigative magistrate Eloy Velasco said Monday the nine could be charged with ...

- Albawaba - UK

Dortmund's Dembele leads new generation of French talent

When France meet Spain in a friendly in Paris, coach Didier Deschamps will have a wealth of young talent at his disposal. The coaching staff at Dortmund will watch with a keen eye on a number of young Monaco players.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Summer tickets on sale for the 'world's most dangerous path' Caminito del Rey in Southern Spain

You can now buy tickets to the precarious walkway which sits at 300 ft. They cost €10 and must be booked in advance The post Summer tickets on sale for the 'world's most dangerous path' Caminito del Rey in Southern Spain appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

- The Olive Press - ES

Ancient human bones may show signs of cannibalism

Researchers uncovered prehistoric human bones in the Santa Maria Caves in Spain that seem to contain disturbing clues

- CBS NEWS - US

Football news

Chelsea striker Diego Costa suffered an injury scare during a training session with Spain. Costa was forced out of the session with a leg and ankle injury and underwent X-rays at the Sanitas Clinic in La Moraleja, but was given the all-clear, the Spanish Football Federation said. The striker is still under observation and ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Former Trinidad and Tobago AG calls for foreign help in dealing with crime

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — Former Attorney General Ramesh Lawrence Maharaj yesterday called on the Government to seek the assistance of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Britain’s Scotland Yard to help stem the crime situation that has so far resulted in more than 100 murders in Trinidad and Tobago this ...

- JamaicaObserver.com - JM

Bloody day at JUTC Spanish Town canteen

A man is now in police custody following yesterday’s fatal stabbing of another man at the Jamaica Urban Transit Company’s canteen at the Twickenham Park depot in Spanish Town, St Catherine.

- JamaicaObserver.com - JM

Spain's beautiful mountain wilderness hits the silver screen

Cantábrico, a new feature-length nature documentary, is released in cinemas across Spain on Friday and it promises to show you Spain as you have never seen it before.

- The Local - ES

Colombia's James Rodriguez causes middle finger storm

BOGOTA, March 28 — Controversy engulfed Real Madrid star James Rodriguez in his native Colombia yesterday after he was photographed making an obscene gesture to journalists covering a Colombian national team training session. Rodriguez gave...

- The Malay Mail - MY

1,400 Spanish dancers celebrate The Month of the Dance

1,400 dancers take part in a classic dance exhibition to celebrate The Month of The Dance in La Concha bay of the Spanish Basque city of San Sebastian. Video provided by AFP         

- USA TODAY - US

Today in History for March 28th

Highlights of this day in history: An accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant; Former President Dwight Eisenhower dies; The Spanish Civil War ends; Maria von Trapp of 'Sound of Music' fame dies; Singer Reba McEntire born.         

- USA TODAY - US

From Rollerblades to Kobe Beef: Products that can only mean one thing

What's in a name? In the case of these products, a marketing minefield. A Spanish company making a blue alcoholic drink out of grapes was told it can't advertise the product as wine because it's the wrong colour.

- Stuff - NZ

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