| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Ayan Mukherjee's "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani" became the country's top 2013 opener with a $10 million bow. The $7 million drama-romance from Dharma Prods. and Disney UTV (the company's prolific local shingle) benefi ted from the...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 1:05 AM
BUENOS AIRES - The global wheat market has the least clarity in five years on South America's biggest crop as Argentine growers hit by adverse weather say the government is exaggerating harvest estimates to contain price increases.
| Apr 21, 2013
| 1:19 PM
With acts of terror again splashed across front pages, the sheer immediacy of Chicago Opera Theater's production of "Maria de Buenos Aires" hits you like a blow to the solar plexus. The show, which opened Saturday at the Harris Theater for Music and...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Chris Arreola is a boxer who would wear his emotions on his sleeve. That is, if there were any room.
The massive arms that the Riverside boxer hopes will carry him back into the heavyweight title picture are covered with tattoos. The muscles ripple...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Andreas Mitisek is only half-kidding when he says he's lost count as to exactly how many hats he will be sporting for the production of "Maria de Buenos Aires" his Chicago Opera Theater will open Saturday night at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance....
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Regarding the recent article, "Argentine leader not on list for Thatcher funeral" (April 12), it seems logical that to me Great Britain did not invite Cristina Fernandez, the president of Argentina to Margaret Thatcher's funeral. The news item, however,...
| Apr 7, 2013
COLONIA DEL SACRAMENTO, Uruguay — Straddling the crest of a sand dune, my back to the Atlantic Ocean, I watched a Uruguayan boy net fish in a river lagoon. He waded through the chest-high water, dragging behind him the reflection of the setting sun....
| Apr 11, 2013
| 9:50 AM
In 1959, Astor Piazzolla – a genius of tango composition and performance – released "Take Me Dancing," an album he later deemed an artistic "sin."
The jazz-inspired recording, which Piazzolla had hoped would enable him to break through to...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 4:53 PM
"When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why they are poor, they call me a communist."
Which esteemed South American archbishop uttered these thought-provoking words?
It was not Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina, now...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Casi todo el mundo ya sabe que el papa Francisco es argentino, y eso me presenta un problema serio para escribir una columna porque encuentro un exceso de información y un exceso de interpretaciones. Pero además, lo más serio de todo, me enfrento a un...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:33 PM
MAIPU, Argentina - Ten minutes in the orchard and already my hands felt raw. How do they do this all day without gloves, I wondered, shuffling my feet for a better foothold in Argentina's sandy clay.
It was Thursday, the day we'd expected to be tasting...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:34 PM
While many travelers treat the hotel as simply a spot to sleep while vacationing, some of us enjoy a one-stop shop that has everything from award-winning restaurants and daytime entertainment to a great location and comfortable accommodations. For those...