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Serge Ibaka #14 of Spain stands on the podium with the Silver medal after the Men's Gold Medal Basketball Game. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Spanish Basketball Players Reportedly Trashed Hotel Rooms After Olympic Loss

Let’s just say some members of the Spanish Olympic basketball team took their 107-100 loss to the United States in the gold medal game at the London Olympics pretty hard.

670 The Score–10/12/2012

LeBron James. (Photo credit MARK RALSTON/AFP/GettyImages)

USA Men’s Basketball Defeats Argentina, Will Play For Gold Medal On Sunday

The United States men’s basketball team defeated Argentina 109-83 on Friday and will play against Spain for the gold medal on Sunday.

670 The Score–08/10/2012

Chicago Flamenco Festival 2012 (credit: chicago.cervantes.es)

Best Of Spain In Chicago

Ok, we are not a city on the sea, lauded for our fresh seafood and salty air, but there are several spots in Chicago that live up to the essence of what it’s like to be in Spain. Until you can save up enough Benjamins to make it to the real deal, you’ll have to settle for all the Spain that Chicago has to offer. Which is actually quite a bit…

03/05/2012

File Photo (Ian Waldie/ Getty Images)

North Chicago Schools Reach Out To Spain For Bilingual Teachers

A school district in Lake County had to reach halfway around the world in its search for new bilingual teachers.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011

Heat

Tourists Taking Extreme Heat In Stride

Tourists visiting Chicago have had to cope with the 100-plus heat indices, and most seemed OK about it.

WBBM Newsradio–07/21/2011

Rose, Durant and Team USA slide past Spain

MADRID — Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim called for a switch to his trademark “Orange” 2-3 zone with the United States clinging to a one-point lead. Kevin Durant did the rest, blocking shots by Ricky Rubio […]

08/23/2010