Regent Seven Seas Cruises Announces Inaugural 2020 Summer Itineraries for Seven Seas Splendor TM

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 12, 2018--Seven Seas Splendor, the highly anticipated, ultra-luxurious ship joining Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ fleet in February 2020, will voyage across Europe during her ...

Monument-filled, tourist-empty Extremadura is a Spanish gem

CACERES, Spain (AP) — The flamenco strains were so haunting I asked the quintet of 20-somethings playing guitars on the doorstep of a massive, whitewashed centuries-old church if I could listen for a ...

The Latest: 9 detained after reaching Malta in motorboat

MADRID (AP) — The Latest on mass migration to Europe (all times local): 8:35 p.m. Police in Malta have detained nine people who traveled from Libya to the Mediterra...

Spanish vessels pick up 160 migrants attempting to cross sea

MADRID (AP) — Spain's Maritime Rescue Service says it has picked up 160 people from five boats that were crossing a narrow stretch of the Mediterranean Sea from Northern Africa. The ...

Messi missing from AP's best 11 of the World Cup group stage

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Imagine having a team featuring Cristiano Ronaldo supporting Harry Kane up front, Philippe Coutinho pulling the strings alongside Isco in midfield, and Diego Godin the ro...

Ronaldo moves atop Europe's international scoring list

VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo's teams win trophies, but he takes home quite a bit of hardware himself. On Wednesday, the five-time FIFA player of the year added another ...

'Iranian Messi' feels at home at World Cup before Spain game

KAZAN, Russia (AP) — It was on a cold night of November two years ago that Iran center forward Sardar Azmoun displayed his class to the world. Playing against Bayern Munich in the Ch...

Spain's tumultuous week ends with 3-3 draw against Portugal

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Spain was on the cusp of a perfect ending following days of turmoil, minutes from a spectacular triumph over Iberian rival Portugal to start its World Cup. But F...

European champion Portugal overlooked facing Spain

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — They're the reigning champions of Europe with arguably the best player in the world. And yet there seems to be little talk about Portugal and Cristiano Ronaldo h...

Troubled Spain meets rival Portugal and Ronaldo at World Cup

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Compared to Spain's coaching chaos, the distractions created by Cristiano Ronaldo have become almost meaningless for Portugal. Spain will play its opening World ...

Send in the goats: Portugal goes low-tech to beat wildfires

MOITA DA GUERRA, Portugal (AP) — Unaware that time is short, more than 200 brown-and-white goats slowly munch their way through the thick undergrowth that covers the hills of southern Portugal. ...

WORLD CUP: Unbeaten in qualifying, Iran faces tougher test

After an almost flawless qualifying campaign, Iran will find it far tougher at the World Cup. Iran's route to the round of 16 from Group B could be blocked by defending European cham...

Portugal beats Algeria 3-0 in final warmup before World Cup

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — With Cristiano Ronaldo back in action, Portugal cruised to a 3-0 win over Algeria in its final warmup match before traveling to Russia for the World Cup. Rona...

Rare lynx found in Spain after being released in Portugal

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spanish environmental authorities say they have captured a rare lynx in Catalonia, three years after it was released in Portugal. Litio, a four-year-old Iberian lynx, had been ...

The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation® Awards the Carlos Vives Scholarship to Nicolle Horbath

BOGOTÁ, Colombia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 5, 2018--The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation ® has awarded the Carlos Vives Scholarship to 21-year-old voice student Nicolle Horbath. The scholarship has a maxi...