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Feds arrest man in connection with a February raid on the North Korean Embassy in Madrid

Federal authorities arrested a man in California Thursday in connection with a brazen February raid on the North Korean Embassy in Madrid.

US marine 'arrested over N Korea embassy raid in Madrid'

Christopher Ahn is the first person to be arrested over the incident, reports say.

Can I Trademark My Product Overseas?

Businesses need to protect their brands and intellectual property in their country of origin – and abroad. A trademark registration assigns ownership of a business name, logos, slogans and other unique features of your company. It protects against any ownership infringements. With many companies taking advantage of the access to global reach that the Internet has afforded them, or are now trading online in other countries, protecting their brand overseas has come into focus. These companies nee...
Tags: Startups, Usa, Australia, Madrid, Trademark, Wipo, Others, Intellectual Property Rights, World Intellectual Property Organisation WIPO, International Trademark Registration

Catalan separatist holds press conference from prison

MADRID (AP) — A leading politician in Catalonia’s independence movement has held a news conference in an unusual setting — the Madrid prison where he is being held while standing trial for the region’s secession effort. Jordi Sanchez, the main candidate for the Together for Catalonia coalition in Spain’s April 28 general election, appeared by […]
Tags: News, Spain, Catalonia, Ap, Nation, Madrid, Jordi Sànchez

Mueller Report’s Unwritten Chapter: Why Russians Were Courting Trump World

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/GettyThe Mueller report answers lots of questions but leaves one big one lingering: Why were so many Russians so eager to ingratiate themselves with Trump World?The report is in one sense a story of meetings, pitches, and introductions that were entertained but ultimately unfulfilled. “In some instances, the Campaign was receptive to the offers” of Russian help, “while in other instances the Campaign officials shied away," the report says....
Tags: New York, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Congress, Russia, Ukraine, Fbi, Hillary Clinton, Moscow, Gru, Kremlin, Cuba, Madrid, Donald Trump, Gates

Irene Junquera | Cómo puede ser que el Madrid no se plantee una revolución con la falta de actitud que está habiendo

La periodista Irene Junquera no concibe el hecho de que se pare de hablar de que en los planes del Madrid no esté el de revolucionar la plantilla. La excusa de la escasa motivación que es para los jugadores encarar un final de temporada sin nada en juego camufla la falta de actitud y es muy cuestionable y difícil de explicar para el socio que se gasta un dinero y acude fiel al Bernabéu a ver su equipo.
Tags: News, Madrid, Bernabeu, Irene Junquera

5 great coffee houses in Europe

So, maybe it’s the vibe. The history. The location. Or, actually, the coffee. By whatever definition, these European cities lay claim to some great coffee spots. Why not try one during your travels and let us know what you think? Or suggest your own favorite in these cities or other European locales. Venice – Caffé Florian, St. Mark’s Square, 31024 Venice, Italy, +39 041 520 5641. Yes, Italy’s oldest coffee bar is expensive. But, let’s be honest—people watching in St. Mark’s Square while listen...
Tags: Travel, Coffee, Europe, Ukraine, Budapest, Paris, Italy, Venice, Madrid, Castle, Tribunal, Travel Blog, Oslo, Madrid Spain, Venice Italy, Saint Germain

6 great coffee houses in Europe

So, maybe it’s the vibe. The history. The location. Or, actually, the coffee. By whatever definition, these European cities lay claim to some great coffee spots. Why not try one during your travels and let us know what you think? Or suggest your own favorite in these cities or other European locales. Venice – Caffé Florian, St. Mark’s Square, 31024 Venice, Italy, +39 041 520 5641. Yes, Italy’s oldest coffee bar is expensive. But, let’s be honest—people watching in St. Mark’s Square while listen...
Tags: Travel, Coffee, Europe, Ukraine, Budapest, Paris, Italy, Venice, Madrid, Castle, Tribunal, Travel Blog, Oslo, Madrid Spain, Venice Italy, Saint Germain

Chelsea identify Nicolas Pepe as Hazard replacement

Hazard to Madrid? Since Zinedine Zidane returned to Real Madrid for a second time, rumours linking Eden Hazard with Los Blancos have been rampant. Madrid are still yet to find a replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo and it shows this season. Real are already out of the Champions League, out of the Copa del Rey and are well behind Barcelona in the title race. So, it’s no surprise they are being linked with Hazard given the season he is having. Despite Chelsea’s average season, Hazard has scored 16 a...
Tags: France, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lille, Anfield, Chelsea FC, Zinedine Zidane, Madrid, UEFA Europa League, Pepe

ProLiga convoca a todos los clubes de 2ªB y Tercera para explicar el Convenio de Coordinación

Proliga, la asociación que vela por los intereses de los conjuntos de Segunda División B y Tercera y a la que están adheridos más de 250 equipos, ha convocado a todos los clubes de España (incluido a los no afiliados) para una reunión informativa sobre el Convenio de Coordinación. El encuentro se producirá el próximo 25 de abril en Madrid y contará con la presencia de Javier Tebas, presidente de LaLiga. La asociación ha indicado en su comunicado que la reunión se producirá debido a “la inquietud...
Tags: News, Madrid, Javier Tebas

El KO en Champions acerca a Pogba al Real Madrid

La eliminación del Manchester United a manos del Barcelona en cuartos de final de la Champions League dificulta un poco más la presencia de los de Old Trafford en la próxima edición. Ese hecho acerca un poco más a Pogba al Real Madrid. El motivo es que si el United no está en la próxima Champions, Pogba y sus compañeros verían reducido su salario en un 25%, según asegura The Sun. Pogba cobra 15 millones de libras (17,3 millones de euros) por temporada. El tijeretazo del 25% dejaría sus emolument...
Tags: News, Barcelona, Manchester United, Madrid, United, Pogba al Real Madrid, Pogba al Real Madrid El, Sun Pogba

Jan Oblak’s new Atletico Madrid contract confirmed

Jan Oblak is going nowhere Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak has signed a new deal at the Spanish giants following speculation over his long-term future. Oblak may not get the recognition he deserves but the Slovenian continues to be one of the best goalkeepers in Europe. Coming in to replace loan star Thibaut Courtois, Oblak has played 203 games, keeping a stunning 115 clean sheets in the process. As a result of his performances, Oblak has long been linked with a move away from Atletico. Li...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Manchester City, Atletico Madrid, Madrid, Click, Bayer Leverkusen, Madrid Spain, Atletico, Marca, Atleti, United Man City, Oblak, Jan Oblak

Spanish TV election debate excludes far-right party

MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Socialist leader and incumbent prime minister Pedro Sanchez has agreed to a single television debate with the lead candidates from three other main parties, following controversy over a potential debate appearance by a surging far-right party. The Socialist party said Wednesday Sanchez will appear ahead of the April 28 ballot on […]
Tags: News, Spain, Ap, Nation, Madrid, Sánchez, Socialist Party, Pedro Sanchez

Cristiano Ronaldo Jr’s brilliant progress with Juventus revealed

Cristiano Ronaldo isn’t the only Portuguese player stealing the headlines at Juventus. For the club’s Under-10s side, his son, Cristiano Ronaldo Jr is also netting many goals for the Bianconeri. Following in his father’s footsteps, the 8-year-old has recently impressed with Juventus during a tournament held in Portugal. Cristiano Ronaldo Jr impressing for Juventus’ Under 10s MADRID, SPAIN – MAY 01: Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. shows off his skills with Enzo Gattuso Alves Vieira, the son of Marcelo a...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Portugal, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Madrid, Man City, Marcelo, Turin, Madrid Spain, Bernabeu, MADEIRA, Madeira Portugal

Worldwide: Registering Your Trade Mark In Africa? Not As Simple As It Seems - IPvocate Africa

More and more African states are joining the Madrid Protocol for the International Registration of trade marks.
Tags: News, Africa, Madrid

Boa Mistura turns 52 fishing boats into art to bring awareness to the plight of the parrotfish

Inspired by the natural design and shapes of the tropical parrotfish, these previously-rusty old boats now don bright new exteriors. The venture was another in a long line of community projects aimed to create “art as a tool for change” organized by the Madrid-based art collective Boa Mistura. The Pepillo Salcedo village in the Dominican Republic has limited access to electricity and running water, and fishing is an essential facet of the economy and life. Boa Mistura, known for inspiring neig...
Tags: Design, Madrid, Caribbean, Dominican Republic, MANZANILLO, Boa Mistura, Boa Mistura The Pepillo Salcedo, Pepillo Salcedo, Los Coquitos Beach

Madrid: 5 ways to dress like a local

The day has come. You’re packing a bag for your trip to Madrid, Spain’s largest city. Seeing that lugging three rolling suitcases is neither savvy nor cost-effective, you have to be choosey with clothes, shoes and accessories. Once you book your hotel, it’s time to figure out what to bring. So should you pack the sandals or the sneakers? Just jeans or slacks, too? Here are some tips for looking like a local. 1. No socks with sandals… or sandals too early It’s primavera (springtime) in Spain an...
Tags: Travel, Advice, Spain, Delta, Clothes, Nikon, Madrid, Travel Tips, Seville, Packing, Dailycheapo, Madrid Spain, Madrid Metro, Barcelona Madrid, Local Customs, Buen Retiro Park

Torre Espacio bomb threat: Madrid skyscraper home to Brit embassy is evacuated

The Torre Espacio skyscraper in Madrid is home to the embassies of Britain, Canada, Australia and the Netherlands [Author: Natalia Penza, Chris kitching]
Tags: World news, Netherlands, Madrid, Britain Canada Australia, Torre Espacio, Chris kitching, Natalia Penza, Natalia Penza Chris kitching

Police: security threat prompts Madrid skyscraper evacuation

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police says that a 57-story office tower in Madrid’s business district has been evacuated due to an unspecified security threat. Staff at the Torrespacio skyscraper received a phone call with the threat, a spokeswoman with the National Police said, prompting the tower’s own security personnel to evacuate the building. The spokeswoman, […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Madrid, National Police, Torrespacio

Real Madrid: Zinedine Zidane tells club to sell Gareth Bale this summer after finally losing patience

Zinedine Zidane has told Real Madrid to sell Gareth Bale even if it means taking a financial hit to do so. The Frenchman recently returned to the Bernabéu as coach 10 months after leaving, but has been furnished with a much greater say-so over transfers and the sporting direction of the club after the disaster of Julen Lopetegui and Santiago Solari's reigns. Madrid are planning a major summer of activity, looking to build around the talents of Brazilian youngster Vinicius Junior, but also n...
Tags: News, Soccer, Real Madrid, Gareth Bale, Zinedine Zidane, Madrid, Bernabeu, Julen Lopetegui, Santiago Solari, Vinicius Junior

Former Liverpool defender Enrique given all-clear from cancer

Madrid (AFP) – Former Liverpool and Newcastle defender Jose Enrique has been given the all-clear by doctors after he was diagnosed with a brain tumour last year.  Enrique said in June 2018 that he had... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Newcastle, Madrid, Afp, Enrique, Jose Enrique

Diego Galan, a Decisive Director of Spain’s San Sebastian Festival, Dies at 72

Spanish film critic Diego Galán, a decisive, and longtime, artistic director of Spain’s San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival, died April 15 in Madrid. He was 72. Born in Tangiers, Morocco, in 1946, Galán began from 1967 to write in Nuestro Cine with a generation of reviewers – Angel Fernández-Santos, Miguel Marías, Francesc Llinás, Vicente Molina […]
Tags: News, Global, Spain, Madrid, Spanish Cinema, Tangiers Morocco, Galan, Diego Galan, Nuestro Cine

Madrid disappoint again in dreary draw with Leganes

Madrid (AFP) – Real Madrid took the Monday night slot reserved for La Liga’s lower teams and never really looked out of place as Karim Benzema’s goal was enough only for a 1-1 draw away... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, La Liga, Madrid, Karim Benzema, Afp, Leganes, Madrid AFP Real Madrid

Benzema rescues a 1-1 draw for Madrid at Leganes

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Real Madrid needed Karim Benzema to salvage a 1-1 draw at Spanish league minnow Leganes on Monday. Benzema again proved a bright spot in a disappointing season for his club, scoring his fifth goal in four matches to cancel out an opener by right back Jonathan Silva. The France striker also […]
Tags: News, France, Sports, Real Madrid, Madrid, Karim Benzema, Benzema, Barcelona Spain, Leganes, Jonathan Silva

3GATTI hopes to land a 'green spaceship' in Madrid

3GATTI Architecture Studio has unveiled a spectacular design for a new public library in Madrid. The firm envisions an eye-catching “green spaceship” for the public space; it is a building almost entirely clad in lush Virginia creeper vines. As well as creating an attractive landmark for the community, the building’s expansive greenery will act as a passive feature that will help to insulate the structure in winter and cool the interior spaces in the hot summer months. The international firm h...
Tags: Design, Virginia, Library, Architecture, Gallery, Madrid, Shenzhen, Sustainable Design, Green Roof, Library Design, Green Walls, Urban Gardening, Madrid Architecture, Vertical Gardens, Green Roofs, Green Wall

Freddie Highmore’s ‘Way Down’ Adds Astrid Bergés-Frisbey, Liam Cunningham

MADRID — Freddie Highmore, star of ABC’s “The Good Doctor,” the top exported U.S. scripted series last year, has been joined on bank heist thriller “Way Down” by Liam Cunningham, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey and Sam Riley. Cunningham plays Sir Davos Seaworth in “Game of Thrones”; Astrid Bergès-Frisbey embodied mermaid Syrena in “Pirates of the Caribbean: On […]
Tags: News, Abc, Global, Madrid, Caribbean, Freddie Highmore, Davos Seaworth, Liam Cunningham, Astrid Bergès Frisbey, Astrid Bergés Frisbey Liam Cunningham, Liam Cunningham Astrid Bergès Frisbey, Sam Riley Cunningham

Man United to offer captaincy to Paul Pogba to ward off Real Madrid interest – Mirror

As per a report from the Mirror, Manchester United are ready to offer the club’s captaincy to Paul Pogba, in a bid to refocus the midfielder amid mounting links with Real Madrid. Zidane returns Zinedine Zidane made his return to the bench at the Bernabeu on the 11th of March. The former Real midfielder was reinstalled following failed stints on the part of both Julen Lopetegui and Santi Solari, which led to the capital giants relinquishing their title as European champions for the first time i...
Tags: Europe, Dane, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, La Liga, Manchester, Old Trafford, Real Madrid, Champions League, Eden Hazard, Cristiano, Toni Kroos, Zinedine Zidane

Zidane says Madrid set to make changes after poor season

MADRID (AP) — Zinedine Zidane says that Real Madrid is set for changes this summer after a disappointing season. “All my players are important and good, but we are going to make changes,” the Madrid coach said Sunday. “Here there are many players that can bring in cash for the club.” Madrid is enduring one […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane, Madrid, Zidane

Far-right Vox party set for breakthrough in Spanish elections

Upstart party is on course for 10% of the vote as Spanish right fragments after decades of dominance by People’s party The symbolism of Vox’s election campaign launch in Madrid on Thursday was not particularly hard to fathom. In the central square named after Christopher Columbus, near a statue of Blas de Lazo, the battle-scarred, one-legged Spanish admiral who vanquished the British fleet off Colombia 278 years ago, the far-right party’s leader issued a familiar call to arms.Vox weren’t after a...
Tags: Europe, Spain, World news, Colombia, The far right, Madrid, Vox, Christopher Columbus, Santiago Abascal, Blas de Lazo

Eden Hazard is his own worst enemy: Graeme Souness before Liverpool vs Chelsea

Liverpool vs Chelsea Chelsea head to Anfield on Sunday in the Premier League. Liverpool need to win the match to maintain their hopes of winning the Premier League title. Should Liverpool beat Chelsea, they’ll stay above Man City in the table. As for Chelsea, they need the win to boost their chances of finishing in the top four. Chelsea start Sunday in sixth place in the league, behind Man United, Arsenal and Tottenham. Eden Hazard is his own worst enemy – Graeme Souness In his weekly Sunday ...
Tags: Sport, Frankfurt, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Real Madrid, West Ham, Graeme Souness, Anfield, Zinedine Zidane, Madrid, Sunday Times, Man City, Man United, Paul Pogba