BUENOS-AIRES Top Stories

Former Argentinian soccer star Diego Maradona waves as he is escorted out of the hotel he's staying in, in Naples, southern Italy, Thursday, June 9, 2005.
2019-06-17, The Observer
When I sat down in a cinema to watch Emir Kusturica’s documentary about Diego Maradona a decade or so ago, I still thought of myself as a Pelé man. The Brazilian was the...
President Mauricio Macri arrives to make a statement, at the government house in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, April 7, 2016.
2019-06-17, Stars and Stripes
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — As lights turned back on across Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after a massive blackout that hit tens of millions people, authorities were...
Napa Valley Register: Technicians work to dismantle Tower 412, the tower on the water, third from left, and replace it with...
The Record: BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Argentinian referee Nestor Pitana, who worked in the 2018 World Cup final, will start in politics after his participation at Copa America in Brazil. The 44-year-old Pitana will run...
Indian Express: Paris-based actor Bérénice Bejo doesn’t consider herself to be much of a dancer. That sounds unbelievable coming from someone who, as the spirited Peppy Miller, tap danced her way into the heart of movie-lovers across the world when the Oscar-winning silent...
This is Money: Crusaders' captain Sam Whitelock celebrates with the trophy after victory in the Super Rugby final last year The Canterbury Crusaders have named a full-strength team for the first time this season as Super Rugby's pace-setters take their quest for a third...
This is Money: By Daniel Leussink, Ami Miyazaki and Mari Saito TOKYO, June 20 (Reuters) - Surrounded by reporters in March, Tsunekazu Takeda, teary-eyed and blinking as cameras flashed around him, explained his decision to step down as Japan's Olympics chief. "I feel very...
This is Money: Reaching the quarter-finals was a remarkable feat for the Chiefs but they accept they play second-fiddle to the Jaguares in the Super Rugby fairytale stakes. Two of the competition's form teams meet in Buenos Aires on Saturday morning (AEDT), having recovered...
Yahoo Daily News: The United States has joined Russia, Saudi Arabia, Israel and Iran in a rogue’s gallery of countries perceived as likely to use their influence for bad. All five countries are also seen as less likely to use their influence for good than they were 10 years...
Yahoo Daily News: WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Argentina's Jaguares will celebrate a significant milestone in their history, ignoring the catcalls of opponents, when they host a Super Rugby quarterfinal for the first time on Friday. The Jaguares have made the playoffs only...
The Beacon: Wednesday Jun 19, 2019 at 6:15 PM WSFSBank welcomed Martin Lespada as senior vice president, director of retail strategy. Lespada will be responsible for the planning and...
This is Money: By MaximilianHeath BUENOS AIRES, June 19 (Reuters) - Heavy storms that have hit eastern Argentina over the past few days will cause delays in planting of next season's wheat crop, but they could also help farmers grow more of the grain thanks to replenished...
Independent online (SA): Durban - The University of Cape Town has been named South Africa's best university, according to global education analysts QS Quacquarelli Symonds, which ranks the world's top 1000 universities. The rankings were released on Wednesday and saw three of the...
Indian Express: PARIS-BASED actor Bérénice Bejo doesn’t consider herself to be much of a dancer. That sounds unbelievable coming from someone who, as the spirited Peppy Miller, tap danced her way into the heart of movie-lovers across the world when the Oscar-winning silent...
Wall Street Journal: By opera-world standards, Hao Jiang Tian is a late bloomer. The Chinese native...