| Dec 21, 2014
| 12:47 PM
An orangutan held in an Argentine zoo can be freed and transferred to a sanctuary after a court recognized the ape as a "non-human person" unlawfully deprived of its freedom, local media reported on Sunday.
Animal rights campaigners filed a habeas...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Crunch time for Argentina fixing its debt default will almost certainly not be January, as many investors had hoped, but a year later once the country's next president takes office and tries to get the ailing economy moving again.
The South American...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 3:22 PM
The Argentine government and a holdout group of bond creditors led by billionaire Paul Singer will soon have a chance to renegotiate a longstanding debt dispute that U.S. courts and the United Nations have wrestled with and that ultimately could impact...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 9:16 AM
In case there was any doubt, FIFA made it official Thursday: The U.S. is no longer the top soccer country in North and Central America.
In fact, it's not even No. 2.
In the latest world rankings released Thursday, soccer's global governing body...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 3:12 PM
An Argentine polo player accused of raping a woman in Wellington in 2012 was arrested Thursday, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.
Ignacio Negri, 26, was charged with sexual battery.
Deputies said Negri was accused of raping a...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Delray Beach is suddenly in the running to host a Davis Cup tie in September.
The contest between Israel and Argentina was slated to be played in Tel Aviv from Sept. 12-14.
But after the International Tennis Federation ruled that Israel team must move...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Hector Epelbaum, the new rabbi at Temple Beth Israel in Sunrise, has a message for people who ask what the synagogue can offer them. Epelbaum wants them to ask themselves, "How can I be involved and what can I give?"
Epelbaum, 54, said he looks at a...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 9:17 PM
FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y. -- Top seed Novak Djokovic beat Argentina's Diego Schwartzman in three sets Monday night in their first-round match at the U.S. Open.
Djokovic started his quest for an eighth Grand Slam title with a 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win in the...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:16 AM
BUENOS AIRES - Argentina cayó en un default por segunda vez en 12 años después de que se desvanecieron las esperanzas de un acuerdo con los acreedores "holdouts", lo que prepara el camino para desplomes en los precios de las acciones y los bonos el jueves...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Argentina’s bonds and stocks fell sharply in trading Thursday as the country slid into default on its international debt for the second time in 13 years.
As eleventh hour negotiations between government negotiators and "vulture" funds holding...
| Aug 1, 2014
A faltering economy. A plunging currency. Double-digit inflation. And now the second default on its national debt in little more than a decade.
Argentina is in a terrible state. You might think that the architect of this mess, President Cristina...