MADRID (AP) - A huge explosion Monday at a fireworks factory in northeastern Spain killed five people and injured six others, authorities said. The blast occurred around 2 p.m. (1200 GMT) at the Pirotecnia Zaragozana factory in the small town of Pinseque, sending a dense plume of white smoke into the sky that could be seen for kilometers (miles).
Updated 11:07 am, Monday, August 31, 2015 MADRID (AP) - An explosion at a fireworks factory in northeastern Spain killed at least two people, wounded six and left four others missing on Monday, police said. The blast occurred around 2 p.m. (1200 GMT) at the Pirotecnia Zaragozana factory in the small town of Pinseque, a police spokeswoman said.
Fernandez Diaz bristled at the move. He told the commission the two talked about hundreds of threats that Rato and members of his family have received on social media after he was detained April in a highly publicized search of his home and business office by tax agents investigating alleged tax fraud and money-laundering.
A A A Spain: Minister defends meeting with probed ex-IMF chief By ALAN CLENDENNING MADRID (AP) - Spain's interior minister said Friday he met with former International Monetary Fund chief Rodrigo Rato last month to discuss security concerns after Rato - who is suspected of fraud and money-laundering - received threats, primarily on social media.
MADRID (AP) - Three Spanish freelance journalists who traveled to Syria have gone missing around the northern city of Aleppo, a Spanish journalism association said Tuesday, the latest reporters to become ensnared in the country's long civil war.