The vast majority of voters came out in favor of splitting from Spain in an informal, non-binding vote yesterday. Now Catalan leader Artur Mas is expected to put further pressure on Madrid for a binding referendum.
One activist told BuzzFeed News that separatists would “declare independence” if a political solution was not reached.
The fishing boat was carrying people from Sierra Leone and Guinea.
Teresa Romero Ramos, the first person to contract Ebola outside West Africa, will be discharged Wednesday from a Madrid hospital.
Apto para los amantes de la intriga.
Also true: No one knows exactly how many there are. Why is it so hard to count in a public health crisis? Jina Moore reports for BuzzFeed News from Monrovia.
What do you MEAN there’s no siesta?!
“Cash rules everything around me.”
It’s not bribery if everyone is doing it.
Five… Five dollar… Five dollar so wrong! Gimme, gimme.
Updated: Despite the family’s pleas and a petition to save Excalibur, the pet dog was euthanized on Wednesday.
The number includes the nurse herself, who is the victim of the first known transmission outside of West Africa, her husband and two other people. More than 50 others are being monitored .
After a visit to Africa to see her biological family, a 23-year-old Spanish citizen has been held against her will for more than a month.
They said 300 of them would be out in force in Edinburgh tomorrow. They’re hoping to do a traditional Catalan dance in the castle.
There isn’t much studying going on, unless you count wine-tasting class.
Sunday night people all across the world witnessed the supermoon, the largest and closest full moon of the year.
Magaluf gets some bad press, but these naked, vomiting party animals love it.
The world was horrified by footage that went viral recently of an Irish tourist performing oral sex on 24 men in exchange for a free cocktail.
There is anger over the fact the #MagalufGirl is being blamed and not the 24 men she performed sex acts on.
After video of a tourist believed to be British at a sex party went viral, the mayor of Magaluf has opened a police investigation.
As far as viral stunts go, this makes its message loud and clear.
Chile and Netherlands will advance to the knockout stage. Spain and Australia are eliminated.
“We’re all going on a summer holiday.” And we’re going to get completely wankered. Slightly NSFW.
Netherlands routs Spain, 5-1.