San Fermin

PAMPLONA, Spain  | Pamplona’s 3rd day of bull race ends with 4 runners injured

PAMPLONA, Spain  — Authorities say four runners have been sent to hospital after being knocked over or falling during the third day of bull races at Spain’s annual San Fermin festival in Pamplona. Tomas Belzunegui, a spokesman with Navarra’s provincial hospital, tells reporters that two of the injured suffered head injuries while the others were … Continue reading PAMPLONA, Spain  | Pamplona’s 3rd day of bull race ends with 4 runners injured

PAMPLONA, Spain  | 2nd day of bull run festival kicks off in Spain

PAMPLONA, Spain  — The second running of the bulls at this year’s San Fermin festival in the northern Spanish city of Pamplona kicked off under heavy rain, with both bulls and runners slipping throughout the race. Two people were injured and taken to the Navarra hospital after being trampled during the race, according to hospital … Continue reading PAMPLONA, Spain  | 2nd day of bull run festival kicks off in Spain

PAMPLONA, Spain  | Feminists, animal rights groups reshape Pamplona bull fest

PAMPLONA, Spain  — The topics of sexual abuse and animal cruelty are dominating this year’s San Fermin festival in Pamplona, which kicks off Friday for nine days and eight nights of round-the-clock alcohol-soaked partying, traditional celebrations and dangerous bull runs. It’s not a full-blown identity crisis yet, but the festival in northern Spain popularized by … Continue reading PAMPLONA, Spain  | Feminists, animal rights groups reshape Pamplona bull fest

MADRID | Spain: Gang rape verdicts spur 3rd day of Pamplona protests

MADRID (AP) — Tens of thousands of people have marched in northern Spain for a third consecutive day to protest the acquittal of five men on gang rape charges. Local police in Pamplona estimated the size of the crowd at Saturday’s march was 35,000. An 18-year-old woman was attacked during the city’s famed San Fermin … Continue reading MADRID | Spain: Gang rape verdicts spur 3rd day of Pamplona protests

Spain’s running of the bulls: 2 injured, no gorings on Day 4

Running of the Bulls in Spain, some injuries and no gorings PAMPLONA, Spain/July 10, 2017 (AP)(STL News) — A fast-paced running of the bulls left two people injured at Spain’s San Fermin festival on Monday, officials said. There were no gorings on the fourth day of the bull runs. The two injured men, both Spaniards, … Continue reading Spain’s running of the bulls: 2 injured, no gorings on Day 4