| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:54 AM
BUENOS AIRES, Nov 18 (Reuters) - A dry spell in Argentina
should allow soy planting to progress rapidly in the next week
now that the ground is sufficiently moist, a local meteorologist
said on Monday.
Winter and the first days of spring were dry in...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:18 PM
BUENOS AIRES — The party of ailing Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner lost ground in Sunday's congressional elections, in effect killing chances that loyalist legislators would amend the constitution to allow her to run for a third...
| Oct 20, 2013
There are passages of observation so closely controlled and beautiful in "Cartwheel," the second novel by Jennifer duBois, that what she describes seems as if it will stay described for good. Of a Boston train station, she writes that "the clean sheets of...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 12:20 PM
BUENOS AIRES — Argentina's president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, underwent a successful surgery Tuesday morning in which doctors removed blood that collected in the tissue outside her brain, a government spokesman said.
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO -Consolidating an ongoing alliance, Daniel Burman and Diego Dubcovsky's Buenos Aires-based BD Cine is linking with Walkiria Barbosa's Total Filmes in Rio to produce "Love.com," a romantic comedy movie set in a new media age.
| 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.
| Jun 19, 2013
BUENOS AIRES — Sitting in the Forrest Gump Restaurant as the group I’m leading nears the end of its month-long study-abroad trip here, I ponder and mull.
I ponder and mull why this tiny place, on a side street off one of Buenos Aires’...
| 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,...