37 min ago
Ex-Ford execs charged in Argentine torture cases
Members of the Human Rights organization Madres de Plaza de Mayo Linea Fundadora, and other demonstrators, hold portraits of people who went missing in the 1976-1983 military dictatorship during a gathering to commemorate the 37th anniversary of the coup of 1976, at Plaza de Mayo square in Buenos Aires on March 24, 2013 / Alejandro Pagni, AFP/Getty ... (more)
12 hrs ago
The Charlotte Observer
Ex-Arg. dictator Videla died after shower fall
In this Dec. 22, 2010 file photo, former Argentine dictator Jorge Rafael Videla attends the last day of his trial in Cordoba, Argentina.
Mon May 20, 2013
Diplomat Says Tehran Approves Deal To Probe 1994 Argentinian Bombing
Argentinian and Iranian representatives had already inked a memorandum of understanding on the "truth commission" to investigate the 1994 bombing of a Jewish center in Buenos Aires that killed 85 people.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center Showcases Matías Piñeiro, 7/12-21
The Film Society of Lincoln Center will showcase the work of Argentinian filmmaker Matas Pieiro during the upcoming Latinbeat film festival ( returns to the Film Society after debuting at this year's New Directors/New Films and will be released in the US through Cinema Guild.
Santa Barbara Independent
The Making of Rodrigo Gimenez Cocinero
Rodrigo Gimenez is not your average Santa Barbara chef. Technically speaking, he's not a chef at all, but a seasoned architect from Mendoza, Argentina, with a master's degree in historic-building restoration and a lifelong obsession with the culinary world, a man who slowly discovered that he preferred working in kitchens to designing them.
Sun May 19, 2013
Buenos Aires Herald
Videla to be buried in hometown Mercedes
Remains of ex Ditator Jorge Rafael Videla are expected to be buried in Mercedes city, home town of the former de facto ruler during Argentina's darkest period.
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Argentine Human Rights Group Meets With Falklands MLAs
After agreeing to do so, two MLAs have met with five representatives of a human rights group from Chaco, Argentina in order to listen to their views on a number of issues resulting from the 1982 war.
Let It Pour: Wine drinkers, beer drinkers come together
The rare, cool spring weather delayed my thirst for the lightest of the whites and gave me a chance to explore some heftier options.
Argentine dictator Videla dies in prison at age 87
Former dictator Jorge Rafael Videla, who took power over Argentina in a 1976 coup and led a military junta that killed thousands of his fellow citizens in a dirty war to eliminate people considered to be subversives, died in his sleep Friday while serving life in prison for crimes against humanity.
Sat May 18, 2013
Diego Maradona grabs wife by the neck during flight
TIA SHARP's devastated dad has told of the heartbreak of knowing he will never walk his 'special little girl' down the aisle.
The bad news continues for Argentina President Kirchner
While Kirchner has ruled out any devaluation of the Argentine peso while she's president and dismissed as election-year politics a growing scandal over money laundering, her popularity in the polls has dropped dramatically.
Reporter remembers fear in Videla's Argentina
It was just about a day after Argentine strongman Jorge Rafael Videla had seized power in March of 1976, and the bloodletting was already beginning.
Reporter remembers fear in Videla's Argentina
Witnesses in southwestern Virginia say a car has driven into a crowd at a parade.
Cultures Collide for a Gorgeous Wedding at the Bently Reserve
Jen and Mike were both born and raised in San Francisco, and though they grew up in different cultures, they were united at a classic San Franciscan wedding.
Fri May 17, 2013
Golden Arrow Resources Corporation: Corporate Update
Golden Arrow Resources Corporation , "Golden Arrow" or the "Company") announces that in adjusting the Company's strategy under current market conditions, and for the next phase of the development and advancement of the Chinchillas Silver Project, the Company has enacted a program to review and restructure the management team.
Our Lady of Pilar
Here my first photo at Buenos Aires. The Our Lady of Pilar Basilica located at Recolleta neighborhood.
Argentine ex-dictator Jorge Videla dies in prison
In this June 1978 file photo, Gen. Jorge Rafael Videla talks to journalists at the Buenos Aires Government Palace, in Argentina.
Thu May 16, 2013
Pope Francis holds a dove before his Wednesday general audience at...
In this 2008 photo, the new Pope Jorge Mario Bergoglio, second from left, travels on public transport in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The Ethics of Extreme Porn: Is Some Sex Wrong Even Among Consenting Adults?
In " What Do You Desire ?" Emily Witt travels to San Francisco, attends a shoot for a pornographic video about "women bound, stripped, and punished in public," reflects on her own unsuccessful search for romantic love, and ponders the implications of a sexual culture where no desire is considered off-limits so long as all participants give their ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
The Advertiser Democrat
Morgan Brown wins scholarship to study abroad
"I want to immerse myself in a new culture as much as possible," said Morgan Brown, recipient of a $500 Marta Umanzor Study Abroad Scholarship from Saint Michael's College.