This summer an American friend, an old college buddy, came to visit us in Barcelona with his family. Unexpectedly, someone in his family fell ill. We ended up in the emergency room of a local hospital.
Thousands of demonstrators are continuing their protest in Spain against the country's economic crisis. With nearly five million people jobless, Spain has the highest unemployment rate in Europe. Gerry Hadden has more.
Spain's Catalonia region has policies protecting small local businesses from big chains and malls. But now the European Union says those rules are illegal. The World's Gerry Hadden reports on the big chain-local business debate in Barcelona.