Buenos Aires - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Buenos Aires Transgender officer welcomed back to Argentine police force BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Analia Pasantino served in Argentina's federal police as a man for 20 years, then she came out as a transgender woman and was forced to resign. She is smiling these days, though, beaming with pride to be wearing a police badge again. And the sign on the door to her office reads: "Chief." Nearly a decade af... Fri, 12 May 2017 04:02:00 GMT 2017-05-12T04:02:00Z Argentine judge denounced over parolee turned murder suspect BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentine officials are seeking the removal of a judge who freed a convicted rapist now under arrest for a young woman's murder. Judge Carlos Rossi granted probation in 2016 to Sebastian Wagner, who was sentenced to nine years in 2012 for raping two women. Wagner was arrested Friday in the killing of 21-year-old Micaela Garcia. ... Mon, 10 Apr 2017 21:49:00 GMT 2017-04-10T21:49:00Z The next Messi may be training at this youth soccer academy BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Benjamin Palandella dribbles around a bigger boy who comes charging at him and shoots to the goal with shocking force for a 7-year-old player. Nearby, children jump to head a ball tethered on a rope, tip-toe over hoops and dribble around orange cones. The kids training in this concrete court in a Buenos Aires working class n... Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:15:00 GMT 2017-03-22T18:15:00Z Madrid police talk to Maradona after altercation at hotel MADRID (AP) — It didn't take long for Diego Maradona to start making headlines on his short trip to Europe. Two days after his arrival, police were called on Wednesday to investigate an altercation involving Maradona and his girlfriend at a hotel in Madrid, the latest controversy involving the former Argentina great. Officers were dispa... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:25:00 GMT 2017-02-15T20:25:00Z Argentina condemns vandalism at war cemetery in Falklands BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's government is condemning vandalism committed at the South American country's war cemetery in the disputed Falkland Islands. The Argentine Foreign Ministry said Tuesday that it had sent a note to the British embassy in Buenos Aires, asking the British government to launch an investigation. The m... Tue, 24 Jan 2017 21:16:00 GMT 2017-01-24T21:16:00Z Bones of Mengele, 'Angel of Death,' teaching tool in Brazil SAO PAULO (AP) — For more than 30 years, the bones of Josef Mengele, a German doctor who conducted horrific experiments on thousands of Jews at Auschwitz, lay unclaimed inside a blue plastic bag in Sao Paulo's Legal Medical Institute. Dr. Daniel Romero Munoz, who led the team that identified Mengele's remains in 1985, saw an opportunity to put them to use... Wed, 11 Jan 2017 15:55:00 GMT 2017-01-11T15:55:00Z Argentina investigates alleged sex abuse at school LUJAN DE CUYO, Argentina (AP) — The children told prosecutors the two Roman Catholic priests repeatedly raped them by an image of the Virgin Mary inside the small school chapel in remote northwestern Argentina. Only their tormenters would have heard their cries because the other children at the school were deaf. The clerical sex abuse scandal unfolding at... Fri, 23 Dec 2016 22:04:00 GMT 2016-12-23T22:04:00Z Victim advocates: Pope told of priest arrested in Argentina BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Advocates for clerical sex abuse victims expressed outrage Thursday that a priest accused of sexually abusing deaf children in Italy wasn't sanctioned by the Vatican and allegedly went on to abuse children in Pope Francis' native Argentina. Argentine police arrested the priest, 82-year old Nicola Corradi, this week. Corradi,... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:21:00 GMT 2016-12-01T22:21:00Z A look at British Aerospace plane that crashed in Colombia LONDON (AP) — The plane that crashed near Medellin, Colombia, is a short-haul aircraft that was used to land in hard-to-access airports and frequently flew soccer teams across South America. Among the 75 people reported to have been killed in the crash Monday night of the 17-year-old plane, which was part of the British Aerospace 146 stable of aircraft, were members of the C... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:23:00 GMT 2016-11-29T20:23:00Z