Spain Accepts European Bailout

The New York Times reports:

BRUSSELS — Spain agreed on Saturday to accept a European bailout to try to stabilize its cash-starved banks, following increasingly desperate calls from world leaders to accept the money before Greek elections next week that they fear could cause havoc in the markets.

Read the Times’ full report.

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