September 21, 2014
The wife of the armed robber that jumped into the spotlight last week as he was caught on camera when he tried to rob a Canadian tourist at gunpoint defended his husband and said he “fears for his life.”
President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner met at the Vatican with Pope Francis. In a two-hour lunch, both leaders discussed in private Argentina's affairs. Prior to their meeting, the Ms. Kirchner gave the pontiff some special gifts from his homeland Argentina.
The Islamic State (IS) has launched what seems to be a new communicational strategy, announcing a “series of videos” to show “the truth” about the IS. In a footage entitled “Lend me your ears” British journalist John Cantlie -captured by the IS in 2012- delivers a case against “Western media” portrayal of the IS.
Russian IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin was involved in a multi car accident during practice in California.
A Canadian tourist visiting Buenos Aires recorded with a camera hidden in his helmet the exact moment an armed man tries to rob him while riding a bike in La Boca neighbourhood.
Stephen Hawking has become the latest celebrity to take part in the ice bucket challenge aiming at rasing money to combat the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) disease.
A video of a woman suffering from Alzheimer's who recognizes her daughter has gone viral with around 950,000 people viewing the amazing moment online.
The Islamic State militant group has released a video purporting to show the beheading of a second American hostage, journalist Steven Sotloff, raising the stakes in its confrontation with Washington over US air strikes on its insurgents in Iraq.
"We can act carefully and responsibly to prevent a potential act of genocide," Obamas told reporters at the White House. "I've therefore authorized targeted airstrikes if necessary."
The 66th annual Primetime Emmys took a somber turn toward the end to remember Robin Williams, the versatile actor and comedian who died two weeks ago in an apparent suicide at the age of 63.
A man on board a Qatar Airways plane escorted into Manchester airport by a fighter jet today has been arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat, British police said.
Chris Gunnes is a spokesman for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA). He granted a live interview to Al Jazeera and collapsed into uncontrollable tears as he described the deadly shelling of a UN school in Gaza.
On the 20th anniversary of the AMIA bombing, the Argentine pontiff sent a message for “justice” to Argentina’s Israeli community and relatives of the 85 victims that resulted dead in the attack.
A Malaysian airliner was shot down over eastern Ukraine by militants, killing all 295 people aboard, a Ukrainian interior ministry official said.
Michaella Krajicek's joy at winning on home grass was easily surpassed when her boyfriend stepped on court and dropped down on one knee straight after her Den Bosch Open first-round victory.
Spain’s 5-1 stunning defeat in its World Cup opener against the Netherlands last week that could mean the exit of the defending champions from the international tournament if it does not make it against Chile today, seems to be worrying Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy and abdicating King Juan Carlos.
At least 20 people were killed and more than 120 were injured when a Moscow underground train derailed during morning rush hour in one of the worst accidents on the Russian capital's subway system in years.
Felipe became king after his father, Juan Carlos, abdicated earlier this month following a series of scandals that led many Spaniards to question the role of the monarchy itself.
As an avid football fan and member of San Lorenzo, Pope Francis is certain to be keeping a close eye on proceedings at the 2014 World Cup. But for one Spanish cellphone company, the head of the Roman Catholic church may not be able to keep his cool.
Pope Francis has arrive for the first time in the Middle East, together with a Rabbi and a Muslim leader, in a delicate mission to push his vision of inter-religious dialogue as a vehicle for peace in the region.
Joaquín Salvador Lavado Tejón has been conferred with the 2014 Prince of Asturias Award for Communication and Humanities. Better known for his pen name “Quino,” the Argentine cartoonist receives the prize marking also 50 years since endearing Mafalda came to life for the first time.