Wendy's returns to Argentina
The hamburger chain will open its first store in Buenos Aires in the coming weeks.
Dakar Rally 2012: a coast-to-coast off-road race
Cars, motorbikes, trucks and quads race across Argentina, Chile and Peru in the grueling off-road endurance race.
Photos: Dakar Rally 2011
What does it take to win an off-road endurance race?
Argentine politicians get their own beer brands
The "Evita" lager beer honors Eva Peron, an icon of the Argentine workers movement.
Argentina's YPF announces oil find
Argentina's biggest oil and natural gas company said it found nearly a billion barrels of shale oil in Patagonia.
The world's most unequal countries
Incomes in Latin America are more unequal than in any other region.
Car sales drop in Brazil
Declining sales in Brazil could offer a warning light for the global auto industry.
Train, bus carrying schoolchildren collide
At least 7 people are dead from a collision between a train and a bus carrying 42 schoolgirls.
Argentina opens debate over abortion
An estimated 500,000 to 700,000 illegal abortions are performed in Argentina each year.
Currency controls continue in Argentina
The price of the dollar on the black market rose as new measures virtually block the sale of foreign currency to the public.
Argentina imposes foreign currency controls
The measures are intended to stem capital flight and limit money laundering.
Uruguay revokes 'Dirty War' amnesty
Uruguay's congress has revoked an amnesty that protects officers from prosecution for crimes committed while the country was under military dictatorship from 1975 to 1983.
Argentina builds South America's tallest tower
At 235 meters and 54 floors, a tower in one of Buenos Aires' richest neighbors will be the tallest in the region.
Foreign investment in Latin America grows
Foreign investment into Latin America grew 54 percent in the first half of the year.
Argentina could copy Rio's favela policing program
Brazil has been sending police into Rio's slums to try to take back the areas from drug traffickers.
Photos: A historic election for Argentina
Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner won another four years as president of Argentina.
Argentina re-elects Fernandez
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez won in a landslide victory.
Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner wins re-election in Argentina
The president won an overwhelming percent of the vote, according to exit polls.
What's at stake in the Argentine elections?
The biggest question is just how much power voters will give to President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.
Google Doodle honors Argentine elections
More than 28 millions Argentines vote in nationwide elections today.
Addams family makes a cameo in Argentine elections
Watch one of the more unusual campaign ads from Argentina's elections, featuring the Addams family, the Argentine president and Hugo Chavez.
Argentines eat less beef
One of the world's biggest beef-eating nations is suddenly eating less beef.
Is protectionism on the rise in Brazil and Argentina?
The EU says that emerging economies are imposing barriers to international trade.
Colombian model denies drugs charges
A Colombian-born former beauty queen has denied drug-smuggling as she goes on trial in the Argentine capital Buenos Aires.
Legalizing same-sex marriage in Argentina
The country's National Congress voted to legalize a popularly supported bill on July 15, 2010. These scenes from the fight to make that happen.
Same-sex marriage legal, Argentinians ready to fight for full equality
LGBT rights advocates secured a major legal victory last year, but culture change will be a much slower process.
Brazilian media takes on Argentine president
The Brazilian media questions her use of historical figures and her appeals to sentamentalism.
Pele: If Messi didn't see me play, I'll send him a video
The soccer players are mentioned as two of the best ever, but Messi said he's never seen Pele play.
Puyehue volcano causes more flight cancellations
Almost all flights out of Buenos Aires were canceled or delayed.
Brazil's slowdown can hurt neighboring Argentina
The global crisis hovers over Latin America, threatens Argentina
Scientists discover oldest whale fossil in Antarctica
Discovery could suggest that whales evolved more quickly into totally aquatic creatures than previously thought.