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  • Argentina's Fernandez sworn in for a second term as president

     
    Argentinan president Fernandez de Kirchner was sworn in for a second term, after winning re-election in an October landslide...
  • Football: Watching from a cruise ship in Argentina

     
    The wonders of technology will allow Chatsworth Sierra Canyon founding director Howard Wang to watch Saturday's East Valley Division championship game against Lancaster Paraclete from a cruise ship in Argentina. He's celebrating his wife's 65th birthday...
  • Israeli lawmaker proposes ban on mosque loudspeakers

     
    Quiet, please: Israeli lawmaker proposes ban on mosque loudspeakers...
  • Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has cancer

     
    REPORTING FROM MEXICO CITY -- President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner of Argentina has become the latest Latin American leader to face cancer, officials announced Tuesday. Fernandez has thyroid cancer and will be undergo surgery Jan. 4, government...
  • Colombian government in all-out war against drug gang

     
    Colombian government announced a "shock plan" to combat one of the nation's strongest drug gangs, Los Urabenos, who declared a two-day ban on business activities in a dozen northern cities last week....
  • Rafael Nadal's cliches are music to ears of tennis fans in Spain

     
    Rafael Nadal told reporters he and his teammates are "very excited" heading into the Davis Cup final against Argentina. His comments came less than a week after saying he had been playing with less passion lately....
  • U.S. Open: Rafael Nadal suffers cramping at press conference

     
    After a straight set win over David Nalbandian in the third round of the U.S. Open Sunday, defending champion and second-seeded Rafael Nadal conducted a press conference in English and was deep into his Spanish portion when Nadal put his hands over his...
  • Do lagers have South American roots?

     
    Eryn Brown reports that scientists searching for the origins of the special yeasts needed to make lager beers turned up an intriguing clue recently -- a type of wild yeast that is 95% identical to the hybrid commercial yeast used today. So, how did it get...
  • The week in Latin America: Cattle vs. soybeans

     
    Here are stories that made headlines this week in Latin America, and highlights from our coverage of the region by Times reporters and your blogger here at La Plaza: Suit dismissed in Border Patrol shooting A U.S. judge has dismissed a lawsuit seeking...
  • The week in Latin America: Don't cross this union boss

     
    Here are stories that made top headlines this week in Latin America, and highlights from our coverage of the region by Times reporters and your blogger here at La Plaza: Poverty grows in Mexico Mexico's government and political class struggled to come...
  • 'Disgusted' by half of Buenos Aires, singer reveals social rifts in Argentina election column

     
    "Half of Buenos Aires disgusts me," a well-known singer announced in a newspaper column in Argentina last week (link in Spanish). "I've been feeling this way for a while." The writer, Fito Paez, has sparked a political controversy with the essay published...