Spain considering bid to host Euro 2028 or 2030 WCup

MADRID (AP) — Spain is reportedly considering a bid to host the 2028 European Championship or the 2030 World Cup. Spanish media reports say the idea was brought up on Wednesday in a ...

The Latest: French minister: Nation is adapting to high heat

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — The Latest on Europe's heat wave (all times local): 12:50 p.m. France's health minister says only about 4 percent of the visits to hospital ...

Lisbon breaks record for maximum temp, hits 44 C (111.2 F)

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Lisbon has broken a 37-year-old record to notch its hottest temperature ever as an unrelenting wave of heat bakes Portugal and neighboring Spain. Portugal's w...

The Latest: EU speeds up funds for farmers amid drought

MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the heatwave in Europe (all times local): 2:20 p.m. The European Union is offering to speed up funds for farmers to help them cope with ...

Heatwave hits Iberian peninsula, bringing health warnings

MADRID (AP) — Much of the Iberian Peninsula is experiencing the year's first heatwave, with the mercury expected to soar before peaking at 47 degrees Celsius (116.6 Fahrenheit) in some areas of southe...

The Latest: Spain says nearly 900 migrants rescued in 2 days

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 5.40 p.m. __ Spain's Maritime Rescue Service says tha...

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...