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Argentine Prostitutes Protest in Front of Argentine Parliament

Argentine Prostitutes Protest in Front of Argentine Parliament

A group of Argentine prostitutes on Tuesday held a "breast party" in front of Parliament in this capital to demand the approval of a law regulating sexual self-employment. continue reading »

Daddy Yankee Found Liable for $6 Million for Cancelled Argentina Tour

Daddy Yankee Found Liable for $6 Million for Cancelled Argentina Tour

Reggaeton star Daddy Yankee was ordered to pay $6 million to an Argentine promoter in connection with the Puerto Rican singer's aborted 2010 tour of the South American nation, attorney Edwin Prado said Monday. continue reading »

Argentine Tennis Star David Nalbandian Retires Following Nadal Match

Argentine Tennis Star David Nalbandian Retires Following Nadal Match

Argentina's David Nalbandian finished his professional tennis career with a loss to Spain's Rafael Nadal at an exhibition in Buenos Aires. continue reading »

Argentina’s Rugby Team has Audience with Pope Francis

Argentina’s Rugby Team has Audience with Pope Francis

Pope Francis on Friday held an audience with the national rugby teams of Argentina and Italy, using the occasion to praise a sport that is "tough" but involves "great loyalty and respect." continue reading »

Argentine Greenpeace Activist Released from Russian Prison

Argentine Greenpeace Activist Released from Russian Prison

A Russian court on Thursday released Argentine Greenpeace activist Camila Speziale, who had been jailed since mid-September for protesting against the economic exploitation of the Arctic. continue reading »

Lionel Messi Wins Third European Golden Shoe

Lionel Messi Wins Third European Golden Shoe

FC Barcelona super-striker Lionel Messi on Wednesday picked up his third European Golden Shoe award after finishing as last season's top scorer in the continent's major domestic leagues. continue reading »

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez Returns to Work, Reshuffles Staff and Cabinet

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez Returns to Work, Reshuffles Staff and Cabinet

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez on Monday made important changes in her Cabinet upon resuming her official activities after 40 days of medically-ordered rest following neurosurgery. continue reading »

Check Out: New Lionel Messi Ad Highlighting His Incredible Talents (VIDEO)

Check Out: New Lionel Messi Ad Highlighting His Incredible Talents (VIDEO)

Check out soccer star Lionel Messi in a new ad for Samsung Galaxy. The ad video highlights all of his talents that include his incredible foot work. continue reading »

Smartphone App Helps Argentines Select Wines to Accompany Meals

Smartphone App Helps Argentines Select Wines to Accompany Meals

An application for smartphones and tablets will help Argentines select the best wine for a meal with the assistance of experts, the software's creators said. continue reading »

Vandals Targeting Churches in Argentina

Vandals Targeting Churches in Argentina

Another two churches were vandalized over the past few days in Argentina, which has seen at least five incidents of destruction and defacement in houses of worship in less than two months, authorities told Efe on Tuesday. continue reading »

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez Returning to Work on November 18

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez Returning to Work on November 18

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez will resume her duties on Nov. 18, more than a month after undergoing surgery to drain a hematoma in her skull, the government said Monday. continue reading »

Argentine President Receives Medical Clearance

Argentine President Receives Medical Clearance

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has received "neurological and surgical clearance" from her doctors, but she must undergo a series of tests in the coming week to determine when she can resume working, presidential spokesman Alfredo Scoccimarro said. continue reading »

Argentine Doctors Give Cristina Fernandez the Green Light to Return to Work

Argentine Doctors Give Cristina Fernandez the Green Light to Return to Work

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has been cleared to return to work a month after undergoing surgery for a cerebrovascular injury, officials said Saturday. continue reading »

Justin Bieber Evicted from Buenos Aires Hotel(s) Due to Rowdy Fans

Justin Bieber Evicted from Buenos Aires Hotel(s) Due to Rowdy Fans

TMZ is reporting that Justin Bieber’s South American tour has hit another snag. Apparently he has been kicked out of his Buenos Aires hotel due to rowdy fans and worse yet no other hotel is willing to take him and his entourage in. continue reading »

Argentina’s Pluspetrol to Invest $160 Million in Bolivia

Argentina’s Pluspetrol to Invest $160 Million in Bolivia

Argentine energy company Pluspetrol plans to invest some $160 million in 2014 to drill new wells and conduct seismic surveying in eastern Bolivia, according to Bolivian state-owned energy firm YPFB. continue reading »