- Macri's promise to expel Venezuela from Mercosur unlikely Updated: Nov-25-15 9:08 pm
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay - Experts say a promise by Argentina's president-elect to expel Venezuela from the Mercosur trade bloc seems unlikely to be fulfilled.
- Argentina's president-elect announces diverse Cabinet Updated: Nov-25-15 6:21 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - President-elect Mauricio Macri named a new Cabinet on Wednesday that includes members from diverse Argentine political movements, business executives and a minister with the outgoing government.
- Outgoing Argentine president says she's not going away Updated: Nov-25-15 5:27 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - When Argentines chose a new president in recent elections, many voters seemed more concerned about what would happen with the old one.
- American Airlines stops taking payment in Argentine currency Updated: Nov-25-15 2:58 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines says it has stopped taking Argentine pesos as payment for tickets because of limits on its ability to convert the money into dollars.
- Argentina's president-elect inherits large economic problems Updated: Nov-23-15 3:55 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Argentine President-elect Mauricio Macri on Monday prepared to confront myriad problems in Latin America's third largest economy, including soaring prices and high government spending that are a legacy of outgoing President Cristina Fernandez.
- The Latest: Argentine opposition wins presidential election Updated: Nov-22-15 7:47 pm
BUENOS AIRES - The latest on Argentina's presidential runoff election. All times local:
- Argentina runoff election could bring big changes in economy Updated: Nov-20-15 12:29 pm
CAPILLA DEL SENOR, Argentina - Marcelo Cervigni watches a huge tractor planting soybeans on his farm while flipping through smartphone photos of neighboring canola fields pummeled by a hail storm the night before.
- Argentine presidential campaigns spar over pope's comments Updated: Nov-19-15 6:36 pm
HUACALERA, Argentina - Argentina's presidential campaigns sparred Thursday over just whom the country's most famous son is supporting.
- Argentine president bars extradition of American Updated: Nov-19-15 10:14 am
DENVER - Argentina's president has blocked the extradition of a man who fled Denver and started a new life in the South American country after he was charged with killing his wife over a decade ago.
- Argentine human rights groups favor ruling party in election Updated: Nov-18-15 3:49 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Several Argentine human rights groups, including the Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo, are endorsing ruling party candidate Daniel Scioli in Sunday's presidential runoff election.
- Brazil, Argentina win to boost World Cup qualifying chances Updated: Nov-17-15 9:18 pm
SALVADOR, Brazil - Brazil revived its World Cup qualifying campaign with a 3-0 win over Peru on Tuesday.
- Argentine presidential candidates blast each other in debate Updated: Nov-15-15 10:20 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Argentina's two presidential candidates on Sunday claimed the other was lying and running from his record during a debate filled with barbs that were clearly aimed at appealing to undecided voters a week before an historic runoff election.
- Argentina, Brazil draw 1-1 in classic World Cup qualifier Updated: Nov-13-15 11:50 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Argentina and Brazil drew 1-1 in their much-awaited World Cup qualifier on Friday, with neither of the traditional South American powers able to secure the victory needed to kick-start their slow start to the 2018 qualifying campaign.
- The Latest: Top officials heading to Paris concert hall Updated: Nov-13-15 7:28 pm
PARIS - The latest on shootings and explosions in Paris. (all times local):
- Rain washes out Argentina vs. Brazil; set for Friday Updated: Nov-12-15 6:57 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Argentina's highly-anticipated 2018 World Cup qualifier against Brazil was postponed on Thursday because of torrential rain and is now scheduled for Friday.
- Argentina top court orders disclosure of YPF-Chevron deal Updated: Nov-10-15 1:13 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Argentina's Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the government-run YPF energy company to disclose clauses of an investment deal with U.S.-based Chevron Corp. to produce oil and gas by hydraulic fracturing in one of the world's largest shale deposits.
- Tevez a doubt for Argentina World Cup qualifier vs. Brazil Updated: Nov-09-15 10:38 am
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Argentina forward Carlos Tevez is a doubt for Thursday's key World Cup qualifier against Brazil in Buenos Aires with an injured left knee.
- Sprawling Buenos Aires province key to Argentine election Updated: Nov-07-15 2:25 pm
CIUDADELA, Argentina - Yanina Mendoza doesn't seem a natural voter for opposition leader Mauricio Macri, a member of one of Argentina's richest families who is running for president on pro-market credentials.
- Argentina beefs up border after tip about fugitive drug capo Updated: Nov-06-15 3:50 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Argentina's top security official says the government is acting on a tip that fugitive Mexican drug boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman could be in the South American nation.
- For transgender community, Argentine girl sign of hope Updated: Nov-04-15 1:52 pm
MERLO, Argentina - Luana grabs her sparkly blue dress with one hand and spins, using her other hand as a guide while a strand of tulle floats around her body.
- AP's composite team of the Rugby World Cup Updated: Nov-01-15 5:58 pm
LONDON - Imagine having Rugby World Cup stars Dan Carter, David Pocock, Fourie du Preez and Mamuka Gorgodze in the same side.
- Springboks finish 3rd at Rugby World Cup Updated: Oct-30-15 7:51 pm
LONDON - South Africa finished third in the Rugby World Cup after subduing Argentina 24-13 on Friday in a consolation playoff that only the players will remember.
- Judge: Argentina owes another $6.1B to foreign bondholders Updated: Oct-30-15 7:06 pm
NEW YORK - Argentina cannot pay some bondholders while refusing to pay $6.1 billion in claims by creditors who refused to swap their bonds for steeply discounted replacements in the South American nation after it defaulted in 2001 on $100 billion in bonds, a judge said Friday.