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Argentina

  1. abortion rights
    11-Year-Old Rape Victim Given C-Section After Being Denied AbortionOne of the doctors who performed the C-section says she “almost became sick” when she first saw the girl.
  2. travel
    The Argentine Jungles’ Lessons on Sustainable TourismIn open-air public schools and rainforest cabins, considering whether sustainability can be more than a brand-favorite buzzword.
  3. A First-Timer’s Art-and-Design Guide to Buenos AiresArt Basel Cities Week is just around the corner. Here’s what to eat, see, do, and buy when you’re not working the festival circuit.
  4. abortion rights
    Woman Dies From DIY Abortion a Week After Argentina’s Abortion VoteLast week, the Argentine Senate rejected a bill that would have legalized abortion. This week, a mother of two died following an illegal procedure.
  5. reproductive rights
    ‘A Huge Step Backward’: Argentina’s Senate Rejects Bill to Legalize AbortionThousands of women had marched in support of abortion rights leading up to the vote.
  6. aborto legal ya
    Women Around the World Protest With Argentina Ahead of Historic Abortion VoteProtestors took to the street in Dublin, Rio de Janeiro, and more.
  7. abortion rights
    Everything You Need to Know About Argentina’s Major Abortion VoteWill abortion soon be legal in Argentina?
  8. excuses
    Police Officers Fired After Claiming Mice Ate 1,000 Pounds of Missing WeedAn adorable, but not scientifically sound, story.
  9. video feed
    Burger King Gave Disabled People 3-D-Printed HandsA much more thoughtful gesture than hacking their Google Homes.
  10. Ivanka Joined Trump’s Phone Call With Argentina’s PresidentIt’s the latest sign of the president-elect’s tangled web of business and political dealings.
  11. violence against women
    Hundreds of Thousands in Argentina Are Protesting Violence Against WomenThe protest was prompted by the murder of a 16-year-old girl.
  12. Prosecutor Drafted Arrest Warrant for KirchnerHmmm. 
  13. Argentina’s President Says Prosecutor’s Suspicious Death Was No SuicideAlberto Nisman was set to present evidence against President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner.
  14. news
    There’s a Tampon Shortage in ArgentinaTwo weeks and counting of a short supply. 
  15. What Argentina’s Default Saga Means for YouFirst Argentina loses the World Cup final, now this.
  16. GIF Recap: Germany Wins the World Cup in Extra TimeArgentina weeps. 
  17. A World Cup Final Primer for the Vaguely InterestedGermany and Argentina square off.
  18. World Cup Glossary: Useful Phrases for the Temporary FanYell these things during Sunday’s game. 
  19. Argentina Midfielder: ‘I Tore My Anus’Who says soccer players aren’t tough?
  20. GIF Recap: Argentina Advances to World Cup Final With Shoot-out VictoryThe finals are Sunday afternoon.
  21. Can't Ketchup
    Ketchup Shortage Hits McDonald’s in ArgentinaThe chain says it’s “bringing in other sauces to replace it while we try to fix the problem.”
  22. resort week
    Destination Argentina: 25 Items Worth PackingChoose your own South American adventure.
  23. clickables
    Watch Doc Brown’s Odd Commercial for an Argentine Electronics StoreThe DeLorean is in South America now.
  24. Mediavore
    LAUSD Gears Up To Make Food Donations; Coffee Causes HallucinationsThe Los Angeles School District will start donating its significant stock of unused food to local non-profits starting next week.
  25. Reminder: Rich People Had Problems During the Recession, Too“You don’t know how hard it is to sell a $200,000 vineyard when the financial world is crashing.”
  26. Mediavore
    Bison Meat Booming in Popularity; Time to Try KombuchaBison farmers have trouble meeting the demand, two identical stories hit on the exotic tea.
  27. clickables
    Watch a Remarkable and NSFW Clip From Argentina’s Dancing With the StarsWow.
  28. Argentina Legalizes Gay MarriageIt is the first Latin American country to do so.
  29. chat room
    Juan José Campanella on The Secret in Their EyesThe director talks about ‘The Secret in Their Eyes,’ learning the lessons on Argentina’s past, and how his movie is like ‘Law & Order: SVU’ “on steroids.”
  30. Mediavore
    L.A. Crazy for Whole Pigs; Should Guns Be Allowed in Starbucks?Butchering pork is trendy in SoCal and firearms issues are framed through a coffee chain.
  31. Just What Hillary Clinton Needs: Another International CrisisSince she’s not busy with anything else, you know?
  32. Mediavore
    Salinger’s Fiction Was Heavy with Food; Is Pork the New Viagra?The mysterious late author used eating as a device and Argentina’s president offers a new aphrodisiac.
  33. Mediavore
    Dave Grohl and Kid Rock Sue Ohio Bar; Deputy Fined for Helping Joe FrancisRock stars take legal action over unlicensed tunes and an illegal aid to the founder of Girls Gone Wild gets a stiff fine.
  34. not so fantastic plastic
    Former Miss Argentina Dies After Plastic SurgerySolange Magnano didn’t think gluteoplasty was a big deal. It was.
  35. Interiors
    Checking out Folklore, Chicago’s New Argentine Meat EmporiumFolklore is a bigger shinier version of it’s Lakeview sibling Tango Sur
  36. Openings
    What To Eat At Folklore, Opening TonightThe Tango Sur offshoot opens with a bang - and a liquor license.
  37. Mediavore
    Rice Cakes Recalled; BPAs Are Not Banned in Baby BottlesA Gardena company is recalling its rice cakes, but BPAs will still be allowed in baby bottles.
  38. Mediavore
    Kraft Rebids For Cadbury, Faces Striking WorkersPlus: additional benefits from Omega-3s; Vietnam worries about domestic beer.
  39. In Argentina, Laid-Off Bankers Can Be Superheroes AgainAfter the indignity of of being laid off from their high-paying jobs as masters of the universe, many bankers are finding themselves in Latin America.
  40. Mediavore
    Beard Awards Get ‘Sex’y; Pizza.com Selling for $2.6 MilA Sex and the City star will host the James Beard Awards, the domain pizza.com is selling for over $2.6 million, and the Patsy’s v. Patsy’s trial rages on.