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Spain's Bullfighting Ban May Be Knocked Down

AP | CIARAN GILES | Posted 04.14.2013 | World

MADRID — Spain took a key first step Tuesday toward enshrining bullfighting as a key part of the nation's cultural heritage, a move that could r...

A Sevillan Bullfight In Tilt-Shift

Posted 06.16.2012 | Travel

Joerg Daiber's latest tilt-shift takes a look at a hotly-debated practice: bull fighting. Daiber went to Seville for Feria and wanted to check out a b...

PHOTOS: Early Impressions Of My First Bullfight

Shawn Moksvold | Posted 08.10.2012 | Travel
Shawn Moksvold

Throughout the event, the collective emotion of the crowd swings like a pendulum, from near mob mentality to sheer silence, and back again, as if following some strict protocol. I try to keep up.

Gored Spanish Bullfighter Makes Comeback

AP | DANIEL OCHOA DE OLZA | Posted 05.04.2012 | World

OLIVENZA, Spain — A Spanish bullfighter who lost sight in one eye and has partial facial paralysis after a terrifying goring returned to the bul...

Spain's Catalonia Bids Farewell To 'Cruel' Bullfighting

AP | By IAIN SULLIVAN | Posted 11.25.2011 | World

BARCELONA, Spain -- Matadors drove the killing sword into bulls for the last time Sunday in Spain's powerful northeastern region of Catalonia in an em...

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Killer Bull Claims Another Victim

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.15.2011 | World

A bull that previously killed two people took yet another life this weekend, the Associated Press reports. A 29-year old man in eastern Spain died ...

Bull Leaps Into Bullring Stands In Spain, 40 Injured

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) MADRID -- A bull leapt into the packed grandstands of a Spanish bullring and ran amok, charging and trampling spectators and leaving 40 people in...

Bullfighting Ban In Spain: Major Region Including Barcelona Says Adios To Tradition

AP | JOSEPH WILSON and DANIEL WOOLLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BARCELONA, Spain — Lawmakers in the region of Catalonia thrust a sword deep into Spain's centuries-old tradition of bullfighting, banning the bl...