Spain’s takeover

MADRID  | The Latest: Catalonia forms gov’t, ends Spain’s takeover

MADRID  — The Latest on Spanish political developments (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Catalonia has sworn in a new government, automatically ending a seven-month takeover by Spain’s central authorities following a failed secession bid by the restive region. Madrid fired Catalonia’s government and took control of the running of the region after an illegal and … Continue reading MADRID  | The Latest: Catalonia forms gov’t, ends Spain’s takeover