McDonald's fries return to Venezuela

...January.The company was able to bring the fries back this month by sourcing potatoes locally, according to Sonia Ruseler, an Argentina-based spokeswoman for Arcos Dorados, which runs McDonald's restaurants in Latin America.Some customers speculated Tuesday...
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Today In Sports History for July 30

1870 - Monmouth Park opens with a five-day race meet.1930 - Uruguay beats Argentina 4-2 for soccer's first World Cup in Montevideo.1932 - The 10th modern Olympic Games open in Los Angeles.1961 - Jerry Barber...
Latin Americans reluctantly rally behind Argentina least 90 minutes on Sunday, when Argentina takes on Germany in the World Cup final...region's soccer pride.A defeat for Argentina would be historic: Never has a European...region is outmatched."My heart wants Argentina to win, but my brain says Germany will...
Sports on TV for Tuesday, Sept. 8

...vs. Brazil, international friendly, at Foxborough, Mass.6:30 p.m., ESPN2 - Mexican National Team, Mexico vs. Argentina, international friendly, at Arlington, Texas.TENNIS8 a.m., ESPN - U.S. Open Tennis, Women's and Men's quarterfinals...
My Turn: Rep. Chenault's leadership proves need for term limits Washington D.C. on a commuter train.Then there's the true modesty of Pope Francis. While the head archbishop in Argentina, he lived in a small apartment in downtown Buenos Aires rather than the Archbishop's Palace. And now in Rome he's chosen...
Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion,' says pope

...defeat, believe that they have no other option."Francis drew on decades of pastoral experience with faithful in his native Argentina, including as Buenos Aires archbishop."I have met so many women who bear in their heart the scar of this agonizing and...
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Pope, after historic talk to Congress, visits NYC

...Mall beyond who had watched his speech on giant TV screens."Buenos dias," he called out in the language of his native Argentina and millions of U.S. immigrants, legal and not.The crowd thundered its response.Francis asked the crowd to pray for...
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Chile confronts major quake with ease

...evacuation alerts."___Associated Press writer Luis Andres Henao reported this story in Coquimbo and AP writer Eva Vergara reported from Santiago. AP writer Peter Prengaman in Buenos Aires, Argentina, contributed to this report.
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Travel to Ushuaia, Argentina and the Arntarctic Peninsula with latest Travelogue

...Loren and LaRae Jones will present a Travelogue on "Ushuaia, Argentina and the Antarctic Peninsula" at 5:30 p.m. on and discussion will focus on their time in Ushuaia, Argentina and a nine-day cruise to the Antarctic Peninsula. Ushuaia...
Tune in for Argentina trout fishing

...this meeting, Craig Freas will discuss fly fishing for sea-run brown trout on the Rio Grande River in Tierra Del Fuego, Argentina. Freas' talk will cover the area's history and fisheries, as well as the equipment and methods used. As a bonus, Freas...


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