Manslaughter charge dropped against man who killed brother

MIAMI, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Prosecutors in Miami have dropped a manslaughter charge against a man who killed his brother by pushing him during a drunken argument.
Spanish princess to testify at tax fraud and money laundering trial

Spanish princess to testify at tax fraud and money laundering trial

MADRID, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Spanish Princess Cristina will offer closed-door testimony on Saturday in the corruption trial concerning husband IƱaki Urdangarin's non-profit foundation.
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Child rapist-murderer Juan Carlos Chavez to be executed in February

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan. 16 (UPI) -- A Florida farm worker convicted of raping, murdering and dismembering a 9-year-old boy will be executed in February, the governor's office said.
Spanish princess accused of tax fraud and money laundering

Spanish princess accused of tax fraud and money laundering

Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Spanish Princess Cristina, the youngest daughter of King Juan Carlos, was formally accused of tax fraud and money laundering on Tuesday, and ordered to appear for questioning on March 8.
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Juan Carlos Chavez, convicted in 1995 killing, to be executed Feb. 12

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan. 3 (UPI) -- The man convicted in the 1995 rape, murder and dismemberment of a boy, 9, will be executed Feb. 12, Florida Gov. Rick Scott announced.

Releasing radioactive water an option for Fukushima?

TOKYO, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- The International Atomic Energy Agency has suggested that Tokyo Electric Power Co., operator of the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant, consider discharging less harmful radioactive water from the site into the sea.

Spanish king released from hospital

MADRID, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Spanish King Juan Carlos was released from the hospital Monday, four days after he had hip surgery, officials said.

Gibraltar row creates new headache for Brussels

BRUSSELS, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- European Union negotiators have renewed a diplomatic initiative to mediate a worsening British-Spanish standoff over Gibraltar, the British overseas territory disputed by Madrid.

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Atomic energy team visits Japan's Fukushima power plant

Atomic energy team visits Japan's Fukushima power plant

TOKYO, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- An International Atomic Energy Agency team began a week-long assistance mission Monday at Japan's crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, it said.

Spanish hospital to compensate former police officer for misdiagnosis

BARCELONA, Spain, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- A Spanish hospital has been ordered to pay $60,200 to a former police officer it had mistakenly diagnosed as having HIV, officials say.

Argentina goes for second-hand jets for air force

BUENOS AIRES, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- As compromises go, Argentina is buying used French Mirage jets from Spain rather than pour scarce cash into an ambitious but more desirable acquisition of new aircraft.

Spanish King Juan Carlos to undergo hip surgery

MADRID, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Spanish King Juan Carlos was not considering abdicating as he prepared to undergo hip surgery for a second time, officials said.

U.S. Treasury names five people with ties to Sinaloa drug cartel

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22 (UPI) -- The U.S. Treasury Department on Thursday named five people linked to Mexico's Sinaloa Cartel and its leader, Juan Jose Esparragoza Moreno.

Rajoy's troubles seen behind Gibraltar escalation

MADRID, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy warned of further curbs on British territory Gibraltar in an escalation seen by his opposition critics as a last-ditch attempt to distract attention from a brewing corruption scandal.
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Juan Carlos
French President Jacques Chirac welcomes Spanish King Juan Carlos upon his arrival at the Elysee Palace in Paris, March 27, 2006.Juan Carlos is on his third state visit to France during his three-decade reign. (UPI Photo/Maya Vidon)

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