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Miguel Lo Bianco

Pain to tiled art: Argentines honor soccer star Maradona with mosaics

Feb 25 2021

BUENOS AIRES Gonzalo López Lauch is helping bring soccer star Diego Maradona back to life, one mosaic tile at a time.

RPT-Pain to tiled art: Argentines honor soccer star Maradona with mosaics

Feb 25 2021

BUENOS AIRES, Feb 25 Gonzalo López Lauch is helping bring soccer star Diego Maradona back to life, one mosaic tile at a time.

Maradona's death casts long shadow around Argentina's Boca Juniors stadium

Nov 27 2020

BUENOS AIRES In the working class Buenos Aires district of La Boca, the death of Diego Maradona has cast a long shadow stretching out from the stadium of Boca Juniors where he played in his youth and returned to in his later years.

Maradona's death casts long shadow around Argentina's Boca Juniors stadium

Nov 27 2020

BUENOS AIRES In the working class Buenos Aires district of La Boca, the death of Diego Maradona has cast a long shadow stretching out from the stadium of Boca Juniors where he played in his youth and returned to in his later years. | Video

Maradona's death casts long shadow around Argentina's Boca Juniors stadium

Nov 27 2020

BUENOS AIRES In the working class Buenos Aires district of La Boca, the death of Diego Maradona has cast a long shadow stretching out from the stadium of Boca Juniors where he played in his youth and returned to in his later years. | Video

Opposites attract: Wild and captive jaguars mate in Argentina to save species

Nov 19 2020

SANTIAGO/BUENOS AIRES Conservationists are taking an unorthodox approach to save jaguars from dying out in Argentina's northern forests: matchmaking a captive female with a wild male.

'Nowhere to go': Argentine families occupy land as pandemic stokes poverty

Sep 16 2020

BUENOS AIRES When the coronavirus pandemic hit Argentina, painter Gonzalo Esquivel could not know it marked the beginning of a personal crisis that would eventually see him living on a vacant piece of land with thousands of others evicted from their home.

Can't stop the music: Argentine child orchestras play on amid lockdown

Jul 30 2020

BUENOS AIRES Marcela Sosa has her own private escape from the tedium of a coronavirus lockdown in the small Buenos Aires home the 12-year-old shares with six others: her violin and a computer connection that lets members of her youth orchestra play together online.

Pools shut? No worries. Argentinian paralympic swimmer builds DIY pool with plastic bag

Jul 15 2020

BUENOS AIRES Sebastián Galleguillo, 18, an Argentine paralympic swimmer, has found an unusual way to train during an almost four-month lockdown in and around capital Buenos Aires due to the coronavirus pandemic that saw his local pool close its doors. | Video

Argentines get soccer kicks at social distance with 'human foosball'

Jul 06 2020

PERGAMINO, Argentina Soccer-mad Argentines in the country's farm belt city of Pergamino have devised a clever way to keep playing while avoiding risk of spreading COVID-19: a human foosball pitch with zones for each player to avoid physical contact. | Video

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