A ruling by the nation's constitutional court that found the sport a part of Spain's national heritage is at odds with an opposition movement that has been growing for years.
The attacks in Catalonia have brought the vulnerability of Spain to jihadi terrorism into sharp focus.
An ISIS militant threatening further violence in Spain has himself been attacked by a flurry of memes mocking the jihadist's apocalyptic message.
The West is increasingly at risk for attacks from ISIS and those inspired by it as countries cope with returning militants and alienated locals.
Thousands of social media users have shared the images along with hashtags pledging support to the Spanish city.
Police call the van crash on the popular street a "terrorist attack."
The lethal pathogen has already wiped out a million trees in Italy and has been spotted across Europe.
The man was dehydrated and suffering from hypothermia when he was rescued.
Spanish authorities say the separatists will not get immunity for any crimes.
Ortega, the founder of Zara and worth over $70 billion, is donating the funds to Spain’s public health service.
Police detained the man, who held Spanish residency, in the northern city of San Sebastian.
Mariano Rajoy expected to be confirmed as prime minister, ending months of political instability following two inconclusive elections.
Authorities detained the pair for backing the group and inciting jihad.
Pique has courted attention in the past for his pro-Catalan stance.
Resignation of Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez may provide an opening after months of political deadlock.
One of the accused traveled to Turkey to meet an ISIS member for training, it is alleged.
Spain's central government is largely paralyzed after two inconclusive elections while Catalonia pushes toward 2017 independence plan.
Spain faces a third straight general election in December.
Spain has been deadlocked politically with the inability to forge a coalition delaying investments and appointments.
Rajoy suggested that his first approach would be to try and form a minority administration.