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'Superhero' 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina

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'Superhero' 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina

- BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Being born without fingers can be tough for any child. Getting new ones — especially red and blue superhero themed digits — has made 8-year-old Kaori Misue a vibrant playground star. Flexing her wrist muscles to bend the plastic fingers, she can work with tape and stickers at an arts and crafts class. She can ride a bike, skip a rope and bake pastries with her mom

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Rugby - Underhill to win first England cap in Argentina

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Rugby - Underhill to win first England cap in Argentina

- SANTA FE, Argentina: Sam Underhill has been selected to make his England debut amongst three changes made by coach Eddie Jones to his team for the second test against Argentina on Saturday. The Bath flanker, who is 21 next month, replaces Tom Curry, who was told on his 19th birthday on Thursday that he will not be required when England go in search of a 2-0 series win

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Places: Americas |  Latin America |  South America |  Argentina |  Singapore | 

Zagueiro confessa que furou com agulha rival em jogo da Copa Argentina - Futebol

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Zagueiro confessa que furou com agulha rival em jogo da Copa Argentina - Futebol

- Relacionadas O modesto Sport Club Pacífico, da cidade de General Alvear, Mendoza, da quarta divisão, conseguiu a proeza de vencer por 3 a 2 e eliminar o gigante Estudiantes de la Plata da primeira rodada da Copa Argentina, no último sábado. Depois do feito, o zagueiro do Pacífico Federico Allende fez uma confissão curiosa e, ao mesmo tempo, reprovável. Em entrevista ao programa "Pesimistas del gol", da rádio Vorterix, de Córdoba, o defensor afirmou que furou por diversas vezes os atacantes rivais durante a partida com duas agulhas, que havia escondido nas caneleiras antes do jogo

Places: Argentina |  Brazil | 

Lions mauled by Argentina in six-goal defeat

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Lions mauled by Argentina in six-goal defeat

- SINGAPORE — Even without talismanic striker Lionel Messi, world no 2 Argentina proved too hot to handle for the Singapore football team at the National Stadium on Tuesday night (June 13), as the Lions were handed a 6-0 defeat by the visitors. Ahead of the glamour friendly — which was organised to mark the Football Association of Singapore’s 125th anniversary — news of Messi and teammate Gonzalo Higuain’s absence had dominated headlines, with fans taking to social media to complain about the players’ no-show and match promoter Unicess Sports Group’s decision not to issue refunds

Places: Argentina |  Singapore | 

Argentina liberta mulher presa por matar homem que tentou estuprá-la

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Argentina liberta mulher presa por matar homem que tentou estuprá-la

- BUENOS AIRES — A Justiça da Argentina determinou nesta segunda-feira a soltura de Eva Analía de Jesús, presa preventivamente desde outubro do ano passado pelo homicídio de Cristian Rubén Espósito. Eva, apelidada como Higui por sua semelhança com o ex-goleiro colombiano René Higuita, sustenta ter agido em legítima defesa, argumento considerado apenas agora pelo tribunal. Veja também A prisão de Higui provocou revolta entre ativistas de direitos humanos e da comunidade LGBT na Argentina e em outros países

Places: Argentina |  Brazil | 

Sevilla confirm Berizzo as Sampaoli replacement

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Sevilla confirm Berizzo as Sampaoli replacement

- MADRID: Sevilla announced the appointment on Tuesday of Eduardo Berizzo as coach on a two-year deal until 2019. The Argentine replaces compatriot Jorge Sampaoli, who left to take over the Argentina national team in May. Berizzo was in charge of La Liga rivals Celta Vigo for three seasons from 2014, leading the Galicians to last season’s Europa League semi-finals, and to eighth and sixth place finishes in his first two years in charge before coming 13th in the last campaign

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Places: Argentina |  Singapore | 

Leaving Messi out of Argentina-Singapore friendly was 'right decision': Argentina coach

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Leaving Messi out of Argentina-Singapore friendly was 'right decision': Argentina coach

- SINGAPORE: Leaving Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi out of the Argentina squad that faces Singapore on Tuesday (Jun 13) is the right decision, according to coach Jorge Sampaoli. Speaking at a press conference on Monday night, Sampaoli told the media that it would have been "risky" to field the five-time Ballon d'Or winner in Tuesday's international friendly against Singapore. "Messi has been playing a lot of games

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Itaú cancela programa de certificados de depósitos na Argentina

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Itaú cancela programa de certificados de depósitos na Argentina

- RIO - O Itaú Unibanco cancelou o programa de emissão de Certificados de Depósitos Argentinos (Cedear), que era mantido pela subsidiária Itaú Argentina e era representado por ações preferenciais do banco. Por meio de comunicado, o Itaú informou que o cancelamento do programa foi aprovado pela Comissão Nacional de Valores da Argentina (CNV) e pela Comissão de Valores Mobiliários (CVM). Já não há Cedears do Itaú em circulação na Bolsa de Buenos Aires desde o fim do ano passado

Places: Argentina |  Brazil | 

Security at Sports Hub stepped up ahead of Argentina-Singapore football friendly

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Security at Sports Hub stepped up ahead of Argentina-Singapore football friendly

- SINGAPORE: Extra security measures have been put in place at the National Stadium and Singapore Indoor Stadium, ahead of Tuesday night's football friendly between Argentina and Singapore. These are part of new licensing requirements for large-scale events, under amendments recently made to the Public Order Act, said the Singapore Sports Hub in an advisory on Monday (Jun 12). It added that the additional security measures are expected to "significantly increase" the time taken to enter events at the National Stadium and Singapore Indoor Stadium

Places: Argentina |  Singapore | 

Na Argentina ou no Chile, descubra qual estação de esqui combina com o seu perfil

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Na Argentina ou no Chile, descubra qual estação de esqui combina com o seu perfil

- A temporada de esqui na América do Sul está aberta. Abaixo, a sãopaulo listou uma seleção de lugares na Argentina e no Chile para quem quiser se iniciar –ou dar continuidade– à prática. Descubra qual estação combina mais com o seu perfil de férias. CHILE Portillo. Inaugurado pelo governo chileno em 1949, para promover o turismo de neve, o Hotel Portillo colocou o complexo homônimo no mapa do esporte na década de 1960

Places: Argentina |  Brazil |  Chile | 

Rugby - Young England side snatch dramatic late win in Argentina test

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Rugby - Young England side snatch dramatic late win in Argentina test

- REUTERS: A young, inexperienced England side snatched a remarkable 38-34 win in Argentina with a dramatic try from Denny Solomona, England's fourth, in the 79th minute on Saturday. England brought on all but one of their replacements in San Juan, which means they blooded 10 new caps, the most since 1956. Level at 31-all, England fell behind to a dropped goal by Juan Martin Hernandez in the 77th minute but replacement Solomona, making his debut, crossed the line and George Ford converted

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Places: Americas |  Latin America |  South America |  Argentina |  Singapore | 

Brazil legend Pele claims Argentina and Juventus forward Paulo Dybala is 'overrated' and 'not the heir to Maradona'

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Brazil legend Pele claims Argentina and Juventus forward Paulo Dybala is 'overrated' and 'not the heir to Maradona'

- Brazil legend Pele believes Paulo Dybala is "not as good as people say". The Juventus forward was in action in Argentina's 1-0 win over Brazil in Friday's international friendly in Melbourne, Australia. Dybala featured as part of a three-pronged attack that included Lionel Messi and his Juventus teammate Gonzalo Higuain. But despite the firepower in the Argentine ranks, defender Gabriel Mercado scored the only goal of the fixture

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Places: Brazil |  South America |  Latin America |  Americas |  Argentina |  United Kingdom | 

Gabriel Jesus left with FRACTURED EYE SOCKET after being elbowed by Man City team-mate

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Gabriel Jesus left with FRACTURED EYE SOCKET after being elbowed by Man City team-mate

- TESTS have revealed Gabriel Jesus suffered a FRACTURED EYE SOCKET after being on the receiving end of an elbow from his Manchester City team-mate Nicolas Otamendi. The Brazilian star was stretchered off in the final minutes of the Samba Boys’ 1-0 defeat to Argentina in Melbourne on Friday. He was caught in the head by the Argentine defender's arm, leaving him motionless on the floor and needing medical attention

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Manchester City star Gabriel Jesus will rehabilitate from broken eye socket in Brazil before pre-season

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Manchester City star Gabriel Jesus will rehabilitate from broken eye socket in Brazil before pre-season

- Manchester City will allow Gabriel Jesus to recuperate from his fractured eye socket under the supervision of doctors in Brazil. The £27million striker suffered the injury after clashing with City team-mate Nicolas Otamendi in his country's 1-0 defeat at the hands of Argentina in a friendly in Melbourne on Friday. It was feared that Jesus had broken his jaw, but a scan confirmed that he has an orbital fracture to his eye socket

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Man City star Gabriel Jesus provides injury update after he is taken off on stretcher in Brazil's 1-0 defeat to Argentina

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Man City star Gabriel Jesus provides injury update after he is taken off on stretcher in Brazil's 1-0 defeat to Argentina

- Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus has provided an update on his injury after he was carried off on a stretcher as Brazil lost 1-0 to Argentina. he Citizens forward sent a short but sweet tweet on Saturday, the day after the friendly fixture in Melbourne, confirming he was OK. Writing online he said: "Estou bem [I am fine]," along with the praying hands emoji, much to the delight of worried City supporters

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Stars to descend upon Argentine town as Lionel Messi marries childhood sweetheart

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Stars to descend upon Argentine town as Lionel Messi marries childhood sweetheart

- Soccer superstar Lionel Messi's Argentine hometown is preparing to host footballing and showbiz celebrities when he marries childhood sweetheart Antonella Roccuzzo this month in Latin America's wedding of the decade. Colombian popstar Shakira, wife of Messi's Barcelona teammate Gerard Pique, has said she hopes to attend. Media such as local Rosario newspaper La Capital also expect other current and former Barcelona stars such as Luis Suarez, Neymar, Cesc Fabregas and Xavi Hernandez to be among the invitees

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Places: Latin America |  South America |  Argentina |  India | 

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Lionel Messi turns 30, relive some of the magician’s best goals and assists
Lionel Messi turns 30, relive some of the magician’s best goals and assists Barcelona and Argentina footballer Lionel Messi turned 30 on Saturday. We celebrate the Argentine’s birthday by shedding some light on his remarkable career with club Barcelona. He joined Barcelona in 2004 and has produced countless match-winning performances. Messi carries that magical touch which allows him to score goals, effortlessly against any opposition. He has played total 382 matches for Barcelona, scoring 349 goals   Read More ...
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'Superhero' 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina
'Superhero' 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Being born without fingers can be tough for any child. Getting new ones — especially red and blue superhero themed digits — has made 8-year-old Kaori Misue a vibrant playground star. Flexing her wrist muscles to bend the plastic fingers, she can work with tape and stickers at an arts and crafts class. She can ride a bike, skip a rope and bake pastries with her mom   Read More ...
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Descoberta de peças nazistas na Argentina reaviva passado do país
Descoberta de peças nazistas na Argentina reaviva passado do país A descoberta de uma coleção de 75 peças com simbologia nazista na casa de um vendedor de antiguidades, em Béccar, na província de Buenos Aires, reacendeu o debate sobre um período sombrio da história do país. Nos anos seguintes à derrota da Alemanha na Segunda Guerra Mundial (1939-1945), a Argentina recebeu cerca de 5.000 oficiais nazistas e colaboradores do regime, com a anuência do governo argentino, comandado então pelo general Juan Domingo Perón (1895-1974)   Read More ...
Places: Argentina |  Brazil | 
Argentina receives Chinese locomotives for renovation of key cargo line
Argentina on Thursday received 18 Chinese-built locomotives to modernize its dilapidated cargo rail network that traverses northern part of the country, the Transport Ministry said. The shipment "doubles the current fleet of locomotives, which has not been renovated since 1978, incorporating the latest high-tech equipment," the ministry said. The locomotives, which arrived at the Port of Buenos Aires and will be added to another two that arrived in February, will help upgrade the Belgrano Cargas cargo rail network, the backbone of Argentina's agro-products transportation system   Read More ...
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'Superhero' 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina
'Superhero' 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Being born without fingers can be tough for any child. Getting new ones — especially red and blue superhero themed digits — has made 8-year-old Kaori Misue a vibrant playground star. Flexing her wrist muscles to bend the plastic fingers, she can work with tape and stickers at an arts and crafts class. She can ride a bike, skip a rope and bake pastries with her mom   Read More ...
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Inventor, 21, creates low-cost prosthetics to help Argentinian children
Inventor, 21, creates low-cost prosthetics to help Argentinian children BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- Being born without fingers can be tough for any child. Getting new ones -- especially red and blue superhero themed digits -- has made 8-year-old Kaori Misue a vibrant playground star. Flexing her wrist muscles to bend the plastic fingers, she can work with tape and stickers at an arts and crafts class. She can ride a bike, skip a rope and bake pastries with her mom   Read More ...
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‘Superhero’ 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina
‘Superhero’ 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Being born without fingers can be tough for any child. Getting new ones — especially red and blue superhero themed digits — has made 8-year-old Kaori Misue a vibrant playground star. Flexing her wrist muscles to bend the plastic fingers, she can work with tape and stickers at an arts and crafts class. She can ride a bike, skip a rope and bake pastries with her mom   Read More ...
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'Superhero' 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina
'Superhero' 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Being born without fingers can be tough for any child. Getting new ones — especially red and blue superhero themed digits — has made 8-year-old Kaori Misue a vibrant playground star. Flexing her wrist muscles to bend the plastic fingers, she can work with tape and stickers at an arts and crafts class. She can ride a bike, skip a rope and bake pastries with her mom   Read More ...
Categories: Family & Parenting | 
Tags: Motherhood |  Children | 
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Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina
Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina In a hidden room in a house near Argentina’s capital, police believe they have found the biggest collection of Nazi artifacts in the country’s history, including a bust relief of Adolf Hitler, magnifying glasses inside elegant boxes with swastikas and even a macabre medical device used to measure head size. Some 75 objects were found in a collector’s home in Beccar, a suburb north of Buenos Aires, and authorities say they suspect they are originals that belonged to high-ranking Nazis in Germany during World War II   Read More ...
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La crónica que muestra que Argentina aún llora por no ocupar el lugar de Chile en la Copa Confederaciones
La crónica que muestra que Argentina aún llora por no ocupar el lugar de Chile en la Copa Confederaciones “Copa Confederaciones: Alemania y Chile empatan el partido que la Argentina tuvo dos oportunidades de jugar”, se titula la crónica que publica el diario La Nación tras el duelo entre los campeones del mundo y los monarcas de América en Rusia. Ya con el encabezado, el medio trasandino muestra a las claras que allende los Andes todavía duelen las dos finales perdidas de manera consecutiva ante la selección chilena   Read More ...
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The Secret Room, the Nazi Artifacts and an Argentine Mystery
The Secret Room, the Nazi Artifacts and an Argentine Mystery Investigators searching a home outside Buenos Aires found a door behind a bookcase, and more than 75 artifacts from the Third Reich.   Read More ...
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Crowd cheers Argentina ex-leader Cristina Fernández
Crowd cheers Argentina ex-leader Cristina Fernández Tens of thousands of people cheered former Argentine President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner in Buenos Aires on Tuesday. Ms Fernández, 64, launched a new political party, Citizen's Union, ahead of legislative elections on 22 October. The move has triggered speculation that she will run for a senate seat in the midterm poll. The ex-president has until Saturday to decide. Supporters shouted "Cristina for senator!"   Read More ...
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Tags: Elections | 
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Remains of Menem Jr exhumed amid murder claims in Argentina
Remains of Menem Jr exhumed amid murder claims in Argentina The remains of the son of the former Argentine President, Carlos Menem, have been exhumed, 22 years after he died in a helicopter crash. A judge ordered the exhumation as part of a new investigation into the cause of his death. Carlos Saúl Facundo Menem, known in Argentina as Carlitos or Menem Jr, died when the helicopter he was flying crashed into high-voltage cables   Read More ...
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Tags: Death & Dying |  Burials |  Murders |  Exhumation | 
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Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina
Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina In a hidden room in a house near Argentina's capital, police believe they have found the biggest collection of Nazi artifacts in the country's history, including busts of Adolf Hitler, magnifying glasses inside elegant boxes with swastikas and even a macabre medical device used to measure head size. Some 75 objects were found in a collector's home in Beccar, a suburb north of Buenos Aires, and authorities say they suspect they are originals that belonged to high-ranking Nazis in Germany during World War II   Read More ...
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Árbitro dá assistência para gol de time na segunda divisão da Argentina - Futebol
Árbitro dá assistência para gol de time na segunda divisão da Argentina - Futebol Relacionadas O árbitro pode beneficiar ou prejudicar um time, ao marcar um pênalti inexistente ou anular um gol legal. Mas acredito que você nunca tinha visto um lance como o que ocorreu no fim de semana da segunda divisão Argentina. Na vitória do Acassuso por 4 a 1 contra o Tristán Suárez, pela 36ª rodada da competição, o árbitro Leandro Rey Hilfer deu a assistência para o primeiro gol do time   Read More ...
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A Famous Argentine Chef on Food and Romance
A Famous Argentine Chef on Food and Romance Chef Francis Mallmann doesn’t like to play it safe. He is perhaps best known for playing with fire — and the Argentine barbecuing techniques he demonstrated on Netflix’s docu-series “Chef’s Table.” He has opened restaurants in destinations as far-flung as a “ghost town” in Uruguay and the mountains of Mendoza. And now, he opens his first European restaurant at Château La Coste, the 600-acre organic winery and open-air contemporary art park on a remote estate north of Aix-en-Provence   Read More ...
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Janot e Alejandra Carbó põem Lava Jato na Argentina
O Ministério Público Federal e o Ministério Público Fiscal da Argentina assinaram acordo e um memorando no qual firmam compromisso institucional para incrementar a investigação na área penal. Os documentos que consolidam a parceria foram subscritos pelo procurador-geral da República, Rodrigo Janot, e a procuradora-geral argentina, Alejandra Gils Carbó. Por meio deles, as duas instituições criam Equipe Conjunta de Investigação (ECI) para os crimes relacionados à operação Lava Jato e caso Odebrecht, sobre obras públicas argentinas   Read More ...
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Maradona detona Sampaoli e diz que Verón fez convocação da Argentina
Maradona detona Sampaoli e diz que Verón fez convocação da Argentina O ídolo argentino Diego Maradona criticou duramente o atual técnico da seleção do país, Jorge Sampaoli, e o ex-jogador Juan Sebastián Verón, atual presidente do Estudiantes-ARG. Em entrevista ao canal “TyC Sports” nesta segunda-feira, Maradona se disse “irritado” com Sampaoli, a quem alega de ter permitido que Verón fizesse a convocação da Argentina para os amistosos contra Brasil e Cingapura. Ao atacar Verón, Maradona deixou no ar uma antiga polêmica envolvendo o ex-jogador argentino, que foi acusado de fazer “corpo mole” em partida contra a Inglaterra na Copa do Mundo de 2002   Read More ...
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Argentina army says its website hacked with images supporting Islamic State
Argentina's army said on Monday that its website was hacked and images purported to be of members of the Islamic State militant group were posted on it. "This is a threat. ISIS is in Argentina and you will hear from us soon," said the page, which was seen by Reuters. Pictures of people dressed in black were posted on the site for about 20 minutes before the army took it down   Read More ...
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AP PHOTOS: Portraits of Argentine victims of gender violence
AP PHOTOS: Portraits of Argentine victims of gender violence BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Ivana Rosales says her husband tried to kill her twice in the same night. That was back in 2002, after Rosales told him she was leaving him. When her husband turned on her, Rosales didn't know what to do. Now, she has learned to use that terrible experience to help other women attacked by the men they once loved or worked for, reminding them of their rights, providing emotional support, even accompanying them to court   Read More ...
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Argentina grassroots movement fights violence against women
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – On Christmas Eve of 2011, Maira Maidana lit a candle to the patron saint of Argentina and closed her eyes in prayer - just like she did every time she feared a brutal beating by her partner. But this time, she felt her whole body catch on fire. When she turned around, she saw him staring at her with a bottle of alcohol in one hand   Read More ...
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UPDATE 4-Argentina sees strong demand for surprise 100-year bond
(Adds pricing, demand, updates market prices) By Luc Cohen and Dion Rabouin. The South American country received some $10 billion in orders for the bond, according to IFR, as investors eyed a yield of 7.9 percent in an otherwise low yielding fixed income market where pension funds need to lock in long-term returns. The new bond issue offered a coupon of 7   Read More ...
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Argentina army says its website hacked with images supporting Islamic State
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina's army said on Monday that its website was hacked and images purported to be of members of the Islamic State militant group were posted on it. "This is a threat. ISIS is in Argentina and you will hear from us soon," said the page, which was seen by Reuters. Pictures of people dressed in black were posted on the site for about 20 minutes before the army took it down   Read More ...
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‘Women are no longer hiding’: Argentines mobilize to fight domestic violence
‘Women are no longer hiding’: Argentines mobilize to fight domestic violence BUENOS AIRES — On Christmas Eve of 2011, Maira Maidana lit a candle to the patron saint of Argentina and closed her eyes in prayer — just like she did every time she feared a brutal beating by her partner. But this time, instead of the usual blows, she felt her whole body catch on fire. When she turned around, she saw him staring at her with a bottle of alcohol in one hand   Read More ...
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Boca Juniors quedó a un paso del título en el fútbol argentino
Boca Juniors quedó a un paso del título en el fútbol argentino 18 de junio de 2017 19:10 Boca Juniors quedó a un paso del título en el fútbol argentino Boca Juniors goleó en Mar del Plata a Aldosivi y, tras el triunfo de Banfield y la derrota de River Plate, quedó a un paso de coronarse campeón en el torneo argentino. El equipo xeneize venció el sábado 17 de junio de 2017 a domicilio por 0-4 a Aldosivi y totaliza 59 unidades, cinco más que Banfield, que es el único conjunto que puede impedir la coronación del conjunto dirigido por Guillermo Barros Schelotto   Read More ...
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Ernestina Herrera de Noble, Media Mogul in Argentina, Dies at 92
Ernestina Herrera de Noble, Media Mogul in Argentina, Dies at 92 Ernestina Laura Herrera de Noble, the publisher of Argentina’s largest-circulation daily, Clarín, who was instrumental in turning her husband’s newspaper into one of the largest media conglomerates in the Spanish-speaking world, died on Wednesday in Buenos Aires. She was 92. Grupo Clarín, a holding company founded in 1999, confirmed her death. Ms. Herrera de Noble, a former flamenco dancer with no business experience, became an unlikely player in the country’s media landscape when she took over Clarín in 1969 after the death of her husband, Roberto Noble, who founded the tabloid in 1945   Read More ...
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England's whitewash of Argentina increases Eddie Jones options
England's whitewash of Argentina increases Eddie Jones options England have more than 60 players fighting for a spot in the national squad following the series whitewash of Argentina, says head coach Eddie Jones. The tourists followed up a in San Juan with a 35-25 victory in the second Test on Saturday. Jones, without 30 players because of injury and British and Irish Lions calls, called it a "great achievement"   Read More ...
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Eddie Jones' England sweep Argentina
Eddie Jones' England sweep Argentina Sante Fe - England defeated Argentina in a Santa Fe thriller on Saturday to clinch a 2-0 victory in their two-Test series. The tourists, level at 25-25 with 16 minutes left, finished stronger as prop Will Collier barged over for a try that flyhalf George Ford converted. Ford sealed success for England, lacking 30 of their best players, primarily due to British and Irish Lions call-ups, with a drop goal six minutes from time   Read More ...
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Watch Argentina Vs. England Rugby Union Live Stream: Start Time, Preview, How To Watch Test Match Online
Watch Argentina Vs. England Rugby Union Live Stream: Start Time, Preview, How To Watch Test Match Online The England Lions rugby union tour of Argentina wraps up on Saturday with the second Test match — a match that will live stream from Santa Fe after England walked away with a thrilling, comeback victory at Estadio CA Colon last weekend. The tourists somehow managed to secure the 38-34 win when 23-year-old New Zealander Denny Solomona — called up to make his debut for the England side — took the ball over the line in the 79th minute   Read More ...
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Heavily subsidized fast-food development in Argentine moves ahead
Heavily subsidized fast-food development in Argentine moves ahead A $3.3 million fast-food development consisting of a Wendy’s, Pizza Hut and Dunkin’ Donuts is now part of a tax increment financing district in the Argentine neighborhood in Kansas City, Kan. The Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kan., Board of Commissioners at its Thursday meeting voted to expand the Metropolitan TIF district. The district now covers a Walmart Neighborhood Market and a Save-A-Lot store near Metropolitan Avenue and 18th Street Expressway and will expand to include the proposed fast-food project   Read More ...
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Lionel Messi just gets better and better – Ernesto Valverde
Lionel Messi just gets better and better – Ernesto Valverde The Argentina superstar's continued improvement during his career has amazed the new Barcelona head coach. New Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde says Lionel Messi continues to get better and has an amazing ability to constantly improve. Valverde thinks the best is yet to come from Messi, who turns 30 on June 24, despite his sensational achievements in his career to date. The Barca head coach, who has replaced Luis Enrique in the role, thinks the forward's status as the world's best player is unquestionable and cannot wait to link up with him next season   Read More ...
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When Barcelona nearly sold Messi - Laporta admits record-breaking deal was discussed
When Barcelona nearly sold Messi - Laporta admits record-breaking deal was discussed Inter were prepared to meet the Argentine's buy-out clause in 2006, but Barca stood firm and ensured that a mercurial talent remained on their books. Lionel Messi is being backed to remain at Barcelona by Joan Laporta, but he admits that he feared losing the Argentine to Inter in 2006. Speculation is once again surrounding the future of the five-time Ballon d’Or winner, with no extension agreed as yet to a contract due to expire in 2018   Read More ...
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BRIEF-Shandong Gold gets approval from China's commerce ministry to acquire stake in Argentina mine from Barrick Gold
* Says it gets approval from China's commerce ministry to acquire 50 percent stake in Veladero gold mine in Argentina from Barrick Gold. Further company coverage: (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom) * Gold prices mark weakest since May 24 * Silver on track for biggest weekly fall since early May * Palladium on track for first weekly decline in four (Updates prices) By Nithin ThomasPrasad BENGALURU, June 16 Gold prices hit a three-week low on Friday and were on track for a second weekly fall, dragged down as upbeat U   Read More ...
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Carlos Tevez speaks out about his new life in China
Argentine footballer Carlos Tevez, currently plying his trade at Shanghai Shenhua club in China, has spoken out about how his new life in Asia has given him a new measure of peace and time with his family. "I have won the ability to spend time with my children, I have found things which I lost in the year and a half when I was in Argentina with Boca Juniors," he said   Read More ...
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Rugby - Underhill to win first England cap in Argentina
Rugby - Underhill to win first England cap in Argentina SANTA FE, Argentina: Sam Underhill has been selected to make his England debut amongst three changes made by coach Eddie Jones to his team for the second test against Argentina on Saturday. The Bath flanker, who is 21 next month, replaces Tom Curry, who was told on his 19th birthday on Thursday that he will not be required when England go in search of a 2-0 series win   Read More ...
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England hand Sam Underhill his full debut as Eddie Jones makes 3 changes for second Test in Argentina
England hand Sam Underhill his full debut as Eddie Jones makes 3 changes for second Test in Argentina Sam Underhill will make his England debut against Argentina here this weekend, writes Adam Hathaway in Santa Fe. Underhill, star pupil of World Cup-winning flanker Richard Hill, has been playing for the Ospreys in Wales for the last two seasons, but England team manager Hill has been keeping tabs on him and acting as his mentor. The 20-year-old played 36 minutes for his country in a non-cap game against the Barbarians last month but missed last weekend’s 38-34 win over the Pumas with a shoulder injury   Read More ...
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Messi pledges 'fight' as Argentina eye World Cup - Capital Sports
Messi pledges 'fight' as Argentina eye World Cup - Capital Sports BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Jun 15Lionel Messi vowed to “keep fighting” as Argentina attempt to overcome their World Cup qualifying struggles and seal their place in next year’s tournament in Russia. The two-time world champions are fifth in South American qualifying, with only the top four teams guaranteed a place in the 2018 World Cup. “365 days left to Russia, let’s keep fighting for the dream!” Messi wrote on his Facebook page on Thursday, as Argentina bid to avoid missing the finals for the first time since 1970   Read More ...
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Diretora do poderoso Grupo Clarín morre na Argentina
Ernestina Herrera de Noble, herdeira de um dos impérios da comunicação da Argentina e diretora do Grupo Clarín, faleceu nesta quarta-feira (14/6) aos 92 anos, segundo o referido jornal. A viúva de Roberto Noble, fundador do jornal Clarín - um dos periódicos com maior tiragem da língua espanhola -, encontrava-se internada desde a terça-feira, porém o grupo não detalhou os motivos do falecimento   Read More ...
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Publisher of Argentina's Clarin, Herrera de Noble, dies
Publisher of Argentina's Clarin, Herrera de Noble, dies BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Ernestina Herrera de Noble, the longtime publisher of Argentina's Clarin newspaper who helped build one of Latin America's largest media conglomerates, died on Wednesday at age 92. Herrera de Noble led Argentina's widest-circulation newspaper for nearly 50 years. She took over Clarin after her husband died in 1969. Under her leadership, the Grupo Clarin bought dozens of cable systems, radio stations and TV channels in addition to its flagship daily paper   Read More ...
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Argentina's Fernandez presents new party, eyes Senate seat
Argentina's Fernandez presents new party, eyes Senate seat BUENOS AIRES Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez on Wednesday announced a new political party as she eyes a bid for a Senate seat in October's mid-term election. Rather than affiliating for the election with Peronism, the country's dominant political movement, Fernandez and allies unveiled the "Citizen's Unity" party, which aims to fight "the reinstatement of the neo-liberal model" under President Mauricio Macri   Read More ...
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