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Spain´s running of the bulls ends with swift race, 6 hurt

Jul. 14, 2022 19:35 PM EDT

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Bulls from Spain´s revered Miura ranch starred in a fast and uncomplicated final running of the bulls at this year's San Fermín Festival on Thursday. The Navarra regional government said six people were treated for minor injuries following Thursday’s run...

AP PHOTOS: Spain´s bull runs return with thrills, emotion

Jul. 14, 2022 06:09 AM EDT

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Pamplona is once again a sea of red and white as the frenzied madness of the San Fermín running of the bulls festival returns with adrenaline, emotion and passion following a two-year suspension because of the coronavirus pandemic. From the start on July 6,...

Spain's running of the bulls: 6 hurt, no gorings in Pamplona

Jul. 13, 2022 03:33 AM EDT

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Six people were treated for injuries but initial reports said there were no gorings in the seventh running of the bulls at Spain´s San Fermín festival on Wednesday. There were many hairy moments in the 2-minute dash through the cobblestone streets of...

Spain's running of the bulls: 1 person gored in Pamplona

Jul. 12, 2022 09:24 AM EDT

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — One person was gored and several people had very close shaves in the sixth running of the bulls at Pamplona’s San Fermín Festival, Spanish authorities reported Tuesday. A total of eight people were treated for injuries, including a Spaniard who was gored...

Spain's running of the bulls: 3 people gored at San Fermín

Jul. 11, 2022 09:10 AM EDT

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — A tense fifth bull run at Pamplona’s San Fermín Festival on Monday left three people gored, including one American, and three others with bruises, the Navarra regional government said. It was the first run with gorings in the festival so far this year....

Bulls spare runners from gorings for 4th day in Pamplona

Jul. 10, 2022 05:55 AM EDT

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Thrill seekers avoided any gorings for a fourth straight bull run at Pamplona’s San Fermín Festival on Sunday. The city's hospital said four Spanish men aged between 24 and 43 needed treatment in a hospital for hard knocks they received during Sunday’s...

Pamplona says no one gored after all on 3rd day of bull run

Jul. 09, 2022 06:50 AM EDT

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Thousands of thrill-seekers avoided getting gored Saturday during the bull run of Pamplona’s San Fermín Festival, officials said, revising an early report saying bull horns stabbed two men. Officials in the Spanish city officials corrected the preliminary...

Bulls run in Pamplona for 1st time since 2019; no one gored

Jul. 07, 2022 15:59 PM EDT

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — The first bull run in three years took place Thursday at the San Fermín festival in the Spanish city of Pamplona. No one was gored, but several runners took knocks and hard falls as tens of thousands of people reveled in the return of one of Europe's most famous...

Spain's famous Bull Run festival back after 2-year hiatus

Jul. 06, 2022 12:12 PM EDT

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Thousands of revelers erupted in celebration Wednesday as the traditional “chupinazo” firework was ignited to start the San Fermín bull-run festival in the Spanish city of Pamplona, ending a two-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic. Rain did...

Activists protest over Spain's San Fermin bull-run festival

Jul. 05, 2022 08:47 AM EDT

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Dozens of animal rights activists dressed as dinosaurs were chased by fellow activists through the streets of the Spanish city of Pamplona on Tuesday to protest alleged animal cruelty in the world famous San Fermin Running of the Bulls festival. In the...