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  1. Bolivia delivers stirring climate manifesto to U.N., issues decrees to pump more oilRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Grist Magazine

    In the world of U.N. climate negotiations, as with most things in life, there are heroes and villains. Heroes are countries like, say, tiny Bhutan, which has pledged to remain entirely carbon neutral and keep a minimum of 60 percent of its land under forest cover.


  2. Mar del Plata, Argentina is rich in gay lifeRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2015 | Xtra!

    Buenos Aires , the capital of Argentina, has long been a gay vacation spot. It became popular among gays around the world first for its 2003 same-sex civil unions law and was further made so by the 2010 passing of the country's same-sex marriage act.


  3. Witnessing Buenos Aires' transformationRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2015 | Xtra!

    "Don't Cry for Me, Argentina," from Evita , is the song that often comes to mind when thinking of Buenos Aires , especially for a gay man planning a visit. On my first trip back in 2000, I was the one who left crying for Argentina.


  4. Quito Leads Winners At World Travel Awards Latin America Gala CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bottom Line

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  5. New Report Available: Airlines in ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    Plan "Ahora 12", the programme sponsored by the government, by which purchases of air tickets can be paid in 12 instalments with no interest rate, drove the positive performance of airlines in 2014, with the number of passengers up 2% and value sales up 35%, although this was slightly below the inflation rate and considerably lower than the accumulated 48% peso devaluation in 2014. Euromonitor International's Airlines in Argentina report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level.


  6. Premier League internationals rack up the air miles - but which...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 10 |

    Manchester City's players will be travelling the equivalent of three and a half times round the world to represent their countries during the October international break. A total of 88,011 air miles will be racked up by the club's players, more than any other club in the Premier League.


  7. 1967: The end of Che and start of the mythRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | American Thinker

    As Humberto Fontova wrote, Che's revolution had been floundering down in Bolivia. He was a beaten man by the time that they caught up with him : Had Ernesto Guevara not linked up with Raul and Fidel Castro in Mexico city that fateful summer of 1955 had he not linked up with a Cuban exile named Nico Lopez in Guatemala the year before who later introduced him to Raul and Fidel Castro in Mexico city everything points to Ernesto continuing his life of a traveling hobo, panhandling, mooching off women, staying in flophouses and scribbling unreadable poetry.


  8. Gustavo Cerati, Former Soda Stereo Frontman, Gets His Own Argentinian StampRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | Billboard

    Argentina's postal service has issued a stamp honoring Gustavo Cerati, the late singer and guitarist best known as the frontman of the now legendary rock group Soda Stereo . A picture of Cerati onstage is the image on the boldly colored stamp, part of the Argentine post office's "Popular Idols" series.


  9. Brazil, Argentina upset as road to World Cup beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | West Australian

    Argentina slumped to a shock home defeat against Ecuador while Brazil were beaten 2-0 by Chile on Thursday as upsets dominated the opening round of South America's qualifying campaign for the 2018 World Cup. A star-studded Argentina side badly missing the inspiration of injured captain Lionel Messi struggled to find a way through a disciplined Ecuador in a lacklustre game at the Estadio Monumental.


  10. Brazil, Argentina lose in qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 8 |

    Argentina slumped to a shock home defeat against Ecuador while Brazil were beaten 2-0 by Chile as South America s 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign got underway. Argentina slumped to a shock home defeat against Ecuador while Brazil were beaten 2-0 by Chile on Thursday as upsets dominated the opening round of South America's qualifying campaign for the 2018 World Cup.


  11. Argentine airline pact expands customer optionsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 8 | PressReleasePoint

    A new agreement between Delta and Aerolineas Argentinas will provide customers from both airlines more travel options to and from the United States and South America. The agreement gives Delta customers access to flights from Buenos Aires' Ministro Pistarini International Airport to Montevideo, Uruguay, as well as to Mendoza and Cordoba, two important destinations in Argentina.


  12. An a.R. EditorialINNOVATION is the One Way Out of Our Debt CrisisRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2011 | American Reporter

    The wrestling ring is a place where stereotypes are turned on their head and left locked in a half-nelson. Carmen Rosa, with pigtails and gold front teeth, is the undisputed champion.


  13. Evaluating Pope Francis Using APPR *Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 8 | Switched

    Pope Francis wooed crowds in Washington DC, New York, and Philadelphia. There was near universal praise for his humility and ability to connect with people.


  14. Argentine government: ex-spy chief went to US in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 7 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this Feb. 5, 2015 file photo, a reporter holds a copy of a photo of Antonio "Jaime" Stiuso, one of the country's most enigmatic spy chiefs, outside the prosecutor's office in Buenos Aires, Argentina.


  15. \'Car Rental in Argentina\' PublishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 7 |

    In contrast with the trend in 2013, car rental in 2014 benefited from the implementation of the government-sponsored plan i 1 2Ahora 12i 1 2, which was an instrument to finance payments in 12 instalments with no interest rate, which given the high inflation rate of almost 35% helped sales to grow by 39%. However, in Argentina there is low consumer awareness of car rental which, in combination with local culture and information barriers for car rental apart from for touristic purposes, continues to represent a barrier to further development.


  16. Argentina's dollar bluesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 6 | SNL Financial

    With presidential elections set for Oct. 25, Argentina has an opportunity to vote for change, but with Daniel Scioli, the governing party's candidate, leading the polls, the market is bracing for more of the same. Since freezing utility rates more than a decade ago after defaulting on its debt, and then having to import energy when foreign investment predictably tanked, Argentina's economy has been leaking dollars.


  17. Katy Perry a diva during Argentina stop of tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 6 | New York Daily News

    A source at the hotel tells us that Katy Perry left the high-end inn after her Saturday night concert, only to unexpectedly return later that night because she wasn't feeling well following the show. Katy Perry is roaring, dancing, shopping and sniffling her way through South America on the tail end of her 151-show "Prismatic World Tour," which wraps up in Costa Rica on Oct. 18. Throughout the week, the 30-year-old pop star has been holed up in the Park Hyatt hotel in Buenos Aires, where we're told her camp reserved 24 rooms so that Perry could enjoy a little privacy.


  18. The Best-Kept Secrets in South American TravelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 6 | Switched

    Sure, the backpackers might think they've got the inside scoop on all of South America's hidden spots, but no matter how many recommendations are passed along on the Inca Trail or in Cuzco bars, this vast continent always has more surreal places to uncover. Here are some oft-overlooked destinations with spectacular landscapes, fascinating cultures, and good times just waiting to be ruined when the backpackers finally show up.


  19. Argentina returns to trainingRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 6 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Without captain Lionel Messi and yesterday's confirmed withdrawal of defender Marcos Rojo, both nursing injuries, the Argentine national team started training yesterday at the Argentine Football Association training ground in Ezeiza, ahead of Thursday's Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against Ecuador at the Monumental stadium. Argentina will also meet Paraguay in Asuncin on Tuesday October 13. Only 14 players trained yesterday under coach Gerardo Martino, who ordered only a light practice.


  20. Uruguay prepare for Bolivian altitudeRead the original story

    Monday Oct 5 |

    Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez acknowledged on Monday the difficulty that his team will face against Bolivia in the first match of the World Cup Russia 2018 qualifiers due to the altitude and added that he is prioritising his players' "mental preparation" ahead of the clash. "It is a difficult undertaking and has always been," Tabarez said on Monday before setting off for Santa Cruz, the Bolivian city where Uruguay will stay until the day of the match when they will travel to the Bolivian capital of La Paz.