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Brexit bedlam: May's EU divorce deal crushed by 230 votes in parliament

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LONDON British lawmakers defeated Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit divorce deal by a crushing margin on Tuesday, triggering political chaos that could lead to a disorderly exit from the EU or even to a reversal of the 2016 decision to leave. | Video

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Maradona released from hospital after routine operation 13 Jan 2019

BUENOS AIRES Argentina's World Cup winning captain Diego Maradona was released from hospital on Sunday after successfully undergoing a routine operation for stomach bleeding, his lawyer said.

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Maradona recovering in hospital after surgery 13 Jan 2019

BUENOS AIRES Argentina's World Cup winning captain Diego Maradona was recovering in hospital on Saturday after successfully undergoing a routine operation for stomach bleeding, his lawyer said.

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LA Galaxy name former Boca boss Schelotto as head coach 02 Jan 2019

Guillermo Barros Schelotto was named head coach of Major League Soccer's LA Galaxy on Wednesday, barely two weeks after parting company with Argentina club Boca Juniors.

Factbox - Four reasons why Argentina's economy buckled in 2018 20 Dec 2018

BUENOS AIRES Argentina's economy is ending a year of "endless storms," in the words of President Mauricio Macri. The storms included a severe drought, the ripple effects of the U.S. Federal Reserve's rate hikes, the crash of the country's peso currency, and policy missteps.

Timeline - Argentina's economy dogged by year of 'endless storms' 20 Dec 2018

BUENOS AIRES Argentina is closing a year of "endless storms," in the words of President Mauricio Macri. External and internal shocks to the economy halved the value of the peso against the U.S. dollar, sent inflation on an upward spiral and sank the country into a deep recession.

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Libertadores fan violence has damaged Argentina, says Boca coach 07 Dec 2018

MADRID Fan violence surrounding the Copa Libertadores final has damaged Argentina and South America and overshadowed the achievements of Argentine football, Boca Juniors coach Guillermo Barros Schelotto said on Friday.

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Spain braces for hooligans ahead of South American 'Superclasico' 07 Dec 2018

MADRID Spanish authorities are expecting between 400 and 500 potentially violent fans for Sunday's Copa Libertadores final between River Plate and Boca Juniors which was moved to Madrid after trouble in Argentina.

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Messi's fifth place in Ballon d'Or absurd - Barca coach 04 Dec 2018

MADRID Lionel Messi's fifth-place finish in this year's Ballon d'Or vote was absurd, Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said of the Spanish champions' Argentina forward on Tuesday.

Russia signs nuclear deal with Argentina, competing with China 03 Dec 2018

PARIS Russia signed a new nuclear cooperation agreement with Argentina, which is already negotiating with China about building nuclear reactors.

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Gunmen kill 15 in Kenya hotel compound attack claimed by Somali Islamists

NAIROBI Gunmen blasted their way into a hotel and office complex in the Kenyan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 15 people and sending workers diving under desks to escape an attack claimed by Somalia-based Islamist group al Shabaab. | Video