Jun 4, 2014
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Geography of La Plata
La Plata, Argentina, the capital of the province of Buenos Aires. It is situated near the south shore of the Rio de La Plata, in the east-central part of the country.
Buenos Aires Herald
Scioli declares emergency after deadly floods
Buenos Aires Governor Daniel Scioli declared the state of emergency for 180 days in the districts affected by the torrential rain on April 2 and 3 that resulted in major floods and at least 52 fatal victims.
Teachers claim to reopen wage negotiation
After the two-week truce due to tragic floods in La Plata, Buenos Aires teachers retook the claim to Daniel Scioli administration to reopen the joint negotiations.
Argentine flood toll hits 57
Argentine police and soldiers searched house to house, in creeks and culverts and even in trees for bodies on Thursday after floods killed at least 57 people in the province and city of Buenos Aires.
Argentina rains death toll up to 55, 20 missing
Argentine police and soldiers searched house to house, in creeks and culverts and even in trees for bodies as more than 20 people remained missing Thursday from floods that killed at least 55 people in the province and city of Buenos Aires.