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Fiesta Noche del Rio May 15-August 15

Fiesta Noche del Rio May 15-August 15

Fiesta Noche del Rio is every Friday and Saturday night from May 15 through August 15. Enjoy the music and dancing of Spain, Mexico, Texas and Argentina. Over one million people from around the globe have enjoyed the outdoor summer performances since 1957. Opening night is Friday, May 15 at 8:30 p.m. Then every Friday […]

Nazi Hideout Discovered in Argentina

Nazi Hideout Discovered in Argentina

A Nazi hideout recently discovered in Argentina has reopened speculation and debate about how much the country essentially was a welcoming destination for war criminals. There have long been rumors of the extent to which Germans guilty of war crimes fled Europe as Germany’s empire crumbled at the end of World War II, and where […]

French Olympians Among Those Killed in Argentina Helicopter Accident

French Olympians Among Those Killed in Argentina Helicopter Accident

Three French olympians were among the 10 people that perished in a helicopter crash in Argentina this afternoon, according to an official report from the French presidential office. Eight French nationals and two Argentinian pilots were killed when their two helicopters collided in northwest Argentina, in the La Rioja province. According to local officials, the crash […]

Earthquake of M 5.4 in the Southern Atlantic Region

Earthquake of M 5.4 in the Southern Atlantic Region

An earthquake measuring M 5.4 has been reported a few minutes ago, approximately 26 miles North of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Region. This has been confirmed by the United States Geological Survey (USGS). The local time reported at the epicenter was Saturday, February 28, 2015 19:27 PM. At the moment, […]

Argentina to Disband Intelligence Agency

Argentina to Disband Intelligence Agency

President of Argentina, Cristina Fernandez, has just announced her intention to disband the domestic intelligence agency of the country. She plans to introduce a bill to the legislature to that effect immediately. This announcement comes in response to the questionable death of a prosecutor who was about to testify against government officials in a high-profile […]

Pope Francis Loses Three Relatives to Deadly Automobile Accident

Pope Francis Loses Three Relatives to Deadly Automobile Accident

In Argentina, three relatives of Pope Francis were killed in a deadly automobile accident and a fourth was listed as being in critical condition on Tuesday. The car crash happened on a county highway in the country, stated both local police and also the Vatican. The small vehicle was being driven by one of the […]

Argentina World Cup Celebration Turns Violent

Argentina World Cup Celebration Turns Violent

Thousand of Argentines who were proud of their country’s undeniable hard work and effort in attempting to win the World Cup against Germany gathered at the Obelisk monument in downtown Buenos Aires on Sunday after the big game. Although Argentina lost to Germany 1-0 in the World Cup finals, fans still showed their support to […]

Diplodocids Once Roamed Argentina and Survived the Mass Extinction

Diplodocids Once Roamed Argentina and Survived the Mass Extinction

Long-necked diplodocids, at least one or two small groups of these dinosaurs in South America, somehow survived the mass extinction of most of the world’s dinosaurs around the end of the Jurassic Period. They thrived in Argentina well into the Cretaceous Period, according to a recent study published in the scientific journal PLOS ONE  by […]

Newborn Iron Deficiency Unlocked

Newborn Iron Deficiency Unlocked

A study released from Argentina on Thursday may unlock a simple solution for reducing the risk of iron deficiency in newborn babies. Iron deficiency anemia means that red blood cells are not carrying sufficient oxygen to the tissues in the body. Symptoms in infants can include weakness, tiredness, irritability, loss of appetite, or rapid heartbeat […]

Buenos Aires Calls for State of Emergency

Buenos Aires Calls for State of Emergency

Rocked by violent crime, Buenos Aires has forced the city officials to declare a state of emergency. Argentines, fed up with police corruption and ineptness, have started to take the law into their own hands. In the past week, twelve criminals have been the recipients of vigilante justice. While announcing the state of emergency, provincial […]

Argentina is Turning Into the Land of Oz

Argentina is Turning Into the Land of Oz

Another lynching today in Argentina. That may be surprising. If a person is one of the thousands of tourists who come to Buenos Aires each year and never get out of Puerto Madero, then surprise is probably the right word. However, for those tourists who come to the Land of Tango and get beyond the […]

Argentina and Vigilantism: Enough of Insecurity

Argentina and Vigilantism: Enough of Insecurity

  The ladron lay on the cobblestone street in Buenos Aires, Argentina as a small crowd started to gather. Rusting iron, or rather the smell of it, started to come from the blood that was tracing down the courses between the bricks. A few yards away, a woman sat on the curb. Bent over, she […]

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