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Spain's King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia visit the Royal Monastery of Poblet, northeastern Spain, Monday, July 20, 2020. Hundreds of Catalan independence supporters are protesting Monday the visit of King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia to the northeastern region as part of a royal tour across Spain that is meant to bolster spirits amid the coronavirus pandemic. The visit comes as a barrage of media leaks have revealed how the king's father, former monarch Juan Carlos I, allegedly hid millions of untaxed euros in offshore funds. (David Zorrakino/Europa Press via AP)

Separatists protest Spanish royals' visit to rural Catalonia

Jul. 20, 2020 10:03 AM EDT

L’ESPLUGA DE FRANCOLI, Spain (AP) — Hundreds of Catalan independence supporters protested a visit by King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia on Monday to the northeastern region, during a royal tour across Spain meant to boost morale amid the coronavirus pandemic. The visit came amid mounting media reports...

The Latest: Arizona extends pandemic moratorium on evictions

Jul. 16, 2020 10:44 PM EDT

PHOENIX — Arizona renters dreading the expiration of a coronavirus-related moratorium on evictions will get a reprieve. Gov. Doug Ducey said Thursday the ban on evictions would be extended until Oct. 31. Arizona’s 120-day order had been due to end July 22. It was supposed to ensure people...

Authorities and civil society members attend a state tribute in memory of COVID-19 victims at an esplanade in Madrid's Royal Palace in Madrid, Spain, Thursday, July 16, 2020. Spain is paying homage to the nation's victims of the new coronavirus and workers who put their lives at the crossroads during the worst of the pandemic with a solemn ceremony in Madrid. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

In solemn ceremony, Spain honors pandemic victims and heroes

Jul. 16, 2020 4:13 AM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Spain paid tribute Thursday to the nation's victims of the new coronavirus and workers who put their lives at risk during the worst of the pandemic with a solemn state ceremony in Madrid. Relatives of around 100 people who died during the pandemic, representatives of medical personnel, police...