MADRID Top Stories

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras prepares for a TV interview at the State Television (ERT) in Athens, Monday, June 29, 2015.
2015-07-01, BBC News
Gavin HewittChief correspondent 1 July 2015 From the section EuropeAlexis Tsipras became prime minister in January In making his calculations, the GreekPrime Minister,...
Thirty-year-old Maria, from Spain, enjoys the refreshment of the fountain in Southbank, London, Wednesday, July 1, 2015. Britain is preparing itself for the hottest day in nine years Wednesday, with temperatures possibly rising to 35 Celsius (95 Fahrenheit) in London.
2015-07-01, The Guardian
Expected high of 36C is likely to make London hotter than Miami, LA and Rome...
Kuruvchi's Brazilian player Rivaldo, left, and Saipa's Omid Sharifinasab fight for the ball during an AFC Champions League quarterfinal soccer match between Kuruvchi, Uzbekistan, and Saipa, Iran, in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008. Kuruvchi won with the score 5-1.
2015-07-01, Goal
Following the nation's Copa America quarter-final exit, the Selecao legend criticises coach Dunga's decision to pick players featuring in less prestigious leagues Brazil...
FIFA president Sepp Blatter speaks during a press conference at the Sportaccord convention in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Wednesday, April 28, 2010.
2015-07-01, Goal
The Fifa president, who recently announced that he is stepping down from his position, is adamant that he has a "clear conscience" over allegations of corruption Fifa...
A seagull by the river outside the Cardiff Millennium Stadium. Japan
2015-06-30, Goal
The 74,500-seater stadium hosted the UefaSuper Cup in 2014, while the 2017 Europa League final will be held in Sweden and that year's Super Cup will go to Skopje Uefa...
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts during the group G World Cup soccer match between the USA and Portugal
2015-06-30, Goal
The nation's youngsters have secured a place at the Rio de JaneiroGames next summer and the Real Madrid forward could be included as one of three over-23-year-olds...
Barcelona's new signing Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Sweden gestures during his arrival at the club's office in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, July 26, 2009
2015-06-30, Goal
The Sweden international striker had an infamously tumultuous relationship with his former Barcelona coach, as the Catalan club's presidential candidate explains...
Real's Sergio Ramos celebrates at the end of the Champions League final soccer match between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid in Lisbon
2015-06-30, Yahoo Daily News
The surprise twist in the David De Gea to Real Madrid negotiations has now grown into a substantial saga on its own. The Guardian reported the Galacticos vice-captain...
Philadelphia Daily News: MADRID (AP) - Nobel-winning author Mario Vargas Llosa has reportedly confirmed his romantic involvement with Isabel Preysler, the former wife of singer Julio Iglesias and mother of Enrique Iglesias. The 79-year-old Peruvian novelist said in comments published...
Mashable: A weather pattern that resembles an atmospheric version of the shruggie — ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ — is directing furnace-like heat toward Spain, France and England on Wednesday, with high temperatures near 40 degrees Celsius, or 104 degrees Fahrenheit, as far north as...
The Daily Mail: Real Madrid are hoping to see Gareth Bale back at his best in the coming season but if all else fails he could do a job for their basketball team, judging by a brilliant no-look basket he has pulled off....
The Daily Mail: Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood has made a £1.1million bid for Ajax wing back Nicolai Boilesen, a player who has been compared to Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale....
The Washington Times: MADRID (AP) - Spanish football club Rayo Vallecano says it will donate to charitable causes such as ones fighting cancer and sexual discrimination for each of its away jerseys sold this season. The Madrid-based club's first away jersey will feature a diagonal...
Taipei Times: Japan’s fifth seed Kei Nishikori pulled out of Wimbledon yesterday after a calf injury prevented him from playing his second-round clash. Nishikori was scheduled to face Colombia’s Santiago Giraldo on Centre Court for a place in the last 32. The 25-year-old...
Public Technologies: (Source: DW - Deutsche Welle) Empower women through hashtags - New ways to sustainable conflict resolution? This was the central question of an interactive workshop during the Deutsche Welle GlobalMediaForum on June 23, in Bonn. Along with the participants,...
Public Technologies: (Source: Ebro Foods SA) Madrid, 1 July 2015. Through the French company Les Traiteurs Lyonnais, subsidiary of the PanzaniGroup (www.panzani.fr), Ebro Foods has reached an agreement to buy the Roland Monterrat Group (http://www.roland-monterrat.org/), a French...
Public Technologies: (Source: EEX - European Energy Exchange AG) In June 2015, trading volumes on the power derivatives market of the European Energy Exchange (EEX) amounted to 184.0 TWh. Compared to the same month in the previous year, the volume increased by 84 percent (June...
Public Technologies: (Source: Bonhams 1793 Ltd) A charming early portrait by the Venetian master, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, is to be offered at Bonhams Old Master Paintings Sale in London on 8 July. The work, which has never before appeared on the market, is estimated at...
Public Technologies: (Source: AlfaSAB de CV) July 1, 2015 Nemak completes Initial Public OfferingMonterrey, N.L., Mexico, July 1, 2015.- ALFA, S.A.B. de C.V. (ALFA) announced today that its subsidiary Nemak, S.A.B. de C.V. (Nemak) completed the initial public offering of...
Public Technologies: (Source: CEMIG - Companhia Energética de Minas Gerais) COMPANHIA ENERGÉTICA DE MINAS GERAIS - CEMIG LISTED COMPANY - CNPJ 17.155.730/0001-64 - NIRE 31300040127 MATERIAL ANNOUNCEMENT Court decision in São SimãoPlant mandamus case In accordance with CVM...