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TORY the Robot and Other Highlights From the IALL Conference in Luxembourg

Adama Kone, TORY the Robot, Lyonette Louis-Jacques, Johannes Trabert at the 2018 IALL Pre-Conference Workshop on “Robots Usage in Law Libraries” The IALL conference is one of my favorite meetings to attend. The International Association of Law Libraries’ 37th Annual Course on International Law and Legal Information took place in Luxembourg, from Sunday, September 30, to Wednesday, October 3. I’d never been to Luxembourg before, but will make up any excuse to go again! The theme was “Law in Lu...
Tags: Europe, Usa, Law, France, Germany, Nike, Luxembourg, Tory, European Court Of Justice, Pacific, Leipzig, Toulouse France, Buenos Aires Argentina, Sydney Australia, Africa Asia, Western Hemisphere

São Paulo, Brazil, to Buenos Aires, Argentina—Where the Flight Itself is a Culture Shock

“Passport. Buenos Aires, right? Do you have a return ticket?” “Well, I have a return ticket to Canada, but not from Buenos Aires…” “If you don’t have a return ticket, you have a problem. Show it to me.” “Sure, if you give me two minutes, I have a PDF copy of it on my laptop.” I took my laptop out of my bag and turned it on. I could see Feng, a few metres away, making a “WTF is going on?” face. “So many of these… backpackers don’t have a return ticket,” the check-in counter agent mumbled. “I do!”...
Tags: Travel, Wtf, Hollywood, Air Canada, US, Qatar, Canada, Argentina, Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo, Avenida, Qatar Airways, Mark, Sao Paulo Brazil, Buenos Aires Argentina, Feng

Trump-Putin meeting secrecy presents 'very damning picture'

President Donald Trump took his interpreter’s notes afterwards and ordered him not to disclose what he heard to anyone. Later that night, at a dinner, Mr Trump pulled up a seat next to Russian President Vladimir Putin to talk without any American witnesses at all. Most recently, they chatted in Buenos Aires, Argentina, after Mr Trump said they would not meet because of Russian aggression.
Tags: News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump, Trump, Buenos Aires Argentina

Argentina says 2018 inflation hits 47.6 percent

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's consumer prices rose 47.6 percent in 2018, the official statistics agency announced Tuesday.The annual inflation rate is the highest since 1991 and one of the world's highest. President... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Argentina, Buenos Aires Argentina

Win a trip for two to Buenos Aires, Argentina!

Ready to tango in Argentina’s capital city? Get ready to embrace local culture, food and wine on the trip of a lifetime to Buenos Aires. Keep reading to find out how to win this trip for two. We’ve partnered with General Assembly to offer a lucky reader the chance to win a trip for two to Buenos Aires, including a $1,000 airline credit, four nights at a boutique hotel, a tapas tasting street food tour, a traditional dinner and tango show as well as a walking tour of some of the city’s stories m...
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What We Know About The 5 Meetings Between Trump And Putin

This weekend brought the remarkable news that President Donald Trump went to extreme lengths to conceal or limit access to information about his in-person meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin. As first reported by the Washington Post, Trump has blocked the rest of his administration from receiving briefings about his conversations with Putin, once going so far as to take possession of the notes of the U.S. interpreter present. Details about these unusual, unprecedented actions are re...
Tags: Post, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, North Korea, France, Senate, White House, Angela Merkel, Russia, Bloomberg, Syria, Ukraine, Cnn, Fbi, Hillary Clinton

Maradona undergoes surgery for stomach bleeding in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona has been released from hospital following successful surgery for stomach bleeding. His lawyer Matias Morla said the 58-year old former Boca Juniors and Napoli player, and current coach of the Dorados de Sinaloa in Mexico’s second division, was heading home Sunday “to continue with his […]
Tags: News, Mexico, Sports, Soccer, Argentina, Diego Maradona, Napoli, Boca Juniors, Dorados De Sinaloa, Buenos Aires Argentina, Maradona, Matias Morla

Argentina isolates 85 people to quell hantavirus outbreak

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine judge has ordered 85 residents of a remote Patagonian town to stay in their homes for at least 30 days to help halt an outbreak of hantavirus in which nine people have died. Thursday’s order by Judge Martin Zacchino affects people in Epuyen who have been in contact […]
Tags: Health, News, Nation, Argentina, Buenos Aires Argentina, Martin Zacchino, Epuyen

Buenos Aires, Argentina

A marginal road of the central region of the city of Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina. Buenos Aires, Arge
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Go Places Buenos Aires Argentina $4,400 Trip Sweepstakes 1/31 1PP18+

You and a friend could win the trip of a lifetime to the capital city of Argentina, Buenos Aires, to take in its rich culture, delicious wine, and mouthwatering steaks. Enter for your chance to win... Click to read more...
Tags: Frugality, Buenos Aires Argentina, Argentina Buenos Aires, One Entry Per Person, Ending in January, Trips & Travel Prizes

Wave of sexual abuse allegations shakes Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — For months, Claudia Guebel could only tell family and friends about a traumatizing encounter with a colleague in Argentina’s Senate. At the beginning of this year, she said, Pedro Fiorda, a senator’s chief of staff, grabbed her violently by the arms like a “hunter who catches prey.” The, she felt […]
Tags: News, Senate, Nation, Argentina, Buenos Aires Argentina, Claudia Guebel, Pedro Fiorda

Falling in love with Tottenham from Argentina

As a 20-year old Tottenham Hotspur supporter who lives in Buenos Aires, Argentina, I want to share my story of how I became a Spurs supporter. When I was two or three years old, long... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, Spurs, Tottenham, Argentina, Buenos Aires Argentina, Leagues: EPL

Do You Tango Buenos Aires Argentina December 2018

Do You Tango Buenos Aires December 2018 Its been a few years since I last walked this exotic city how I have missed it. Ive given myself a few days to become reacquainted with a locale that once embedded in your heart never leav
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Modernist Take on Poster Design by Max Rompo

Modernist Take on Poster Design by Max Rompo abduzeedoDec 13, 2018 Max Rompo shared a set of incredible posters he created for Fito Paez tour in Brazil. The poster design style is quite modernist taking advantages of the primitive shapes that form the Brazilian flag. In addition, the colors and typography are equally well designed.  Max is a designer based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. His portfolio is filled with inspiring graphic design projects that are def...
Tags: Design, Brazil, Max, Buenos Aires Argentina, Fito Paez, Max Rompo

Ricardo Cortes Vera Talks Audience-Driven Content at Ventana Sur

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Ricardo Cortes Vera, commissioning editor for Señal Colombia, introduced the audience-driven children’s content his company is renowned for in hopes of encouraging a crowd of animators into submitting their own work to the channel. He did so in a keynote address given Tuesday afternoon in Buenos Aires, at the Animation! strand […]
Tags: News, Global, Markets & Festivals, Ventana Sur, Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires Argentina, Ricardo Cortes, Ricardo Cortes Vera, Señal Colombia

Argentine actor in anti-sex abuse video accused of rape

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine television actor who participated in a video asking women to denounce sexual assaults is himself being accused of rape. Actress Thelma Fardin accused Juan Darthes on Tuesday night of raping her in 2009 when she was 16. She spoke during a news conference act in Buenos Aires, where […]
Tags: News, Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires Argentina, Nation & World, Thelma Fardin, Juan Darthes

Is Your Small Business Ready for a Possible Trade War with China

Chinese manufacturers are feeling the pinch of President Donald Trump’s tariffs as U.S. retailers continue to slash orders and cut down on price. US Retailers Prepare for Trade War with China Major U.S. retailers are bracing themselves as the country prepares for more levies to be slapped on Chinese goods. Home Depot and Walmart, for example, have pushed some planned purchases forward in anticipation of the looming tariffs. Amazon has cut back orders, Dollar Tree has negotiated price concessi...
Tags: Amazon, White House, China, US, Sales, Walmart, Economy, Beijing, United States, Xi Jinping, Donald Trump, Huawei, Wall Street Journal, Trump, Buenos Aires Argentina, Fox Friends

United States: Global Regulatory Consensus Beginning To Take Shape; Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Evolves - BakerHostetler

Last weekend's G20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, saw cryptocurrency regulation take a pivotal place on the global economic agenda
Tags: News, United States, Buenos Aires Argentina

Ex-Argentina VP Boudou released from prison despite sentence

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Former Argentine Vice President Amado Boudou was released from prison under bail Tuesday while he appeals a corruption conviction. Boudou was freed four months after a court sentenced him to five years and 10 months in prison for bribery and conducting business incompatible with public office. A court ordered his […]
Tags: News, Argentina, Buenos Aires Argentina, Amado Boudou, Nation & World, Boudou

Former Ford Argentina executives sentenced in torture cases

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine court on Tuesday sentenced two former Ford Motor Co. executives to prison for crimes against humanity committed against 24 Argentine union workers during the country's 1976-1983 military... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Ford Motor Co, Buenos Aires Argentina, Ford Argentina

AP Fact Check: We’re In Paris. No One Is Chanting ‘We Want Trump!’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager for a historic trade agreement, President Donald Trump is claiming done deals with China that aren’t measuring up to the hype. He describes last week’s meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Buenos Aires, Argentina, as “extraordinary” and a “big leap forward.” China, however, has provided few details and little confirmation about what it actually agreed to do in regard to buying more American products and addressing the Trump administration’s assertions that Beij...
Tags: New York, News, Putin, Washington, France, White House, China, Russia, Jerusalem, America, Syria, Ap, Fox, Beijing, United States, Xi Jinping

Argentine groups protest acquittal in girl’s death

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentine feminist groups and labor unions are protesting a court ruling that acquitted two men accused of sexually abusing and killing a 16-year-old girl. The protesters who marched in several cities Wednesday are part of “Ni Una Menos,” which is an Argentine grassroots movement that has mobilized to fight violence […]
Tags: News, Buenos Aires Argentina, Nation & World

Mourning Not Just George Bush’s Death, but the World Order He Helped Build

President Trump grew up during the Cold War but has gleefully tried to dismantle the European and global institutions that Mr. Bush and his Cold War-vintage colleagues built.
Tags: News, Gorbachev, George Bush, World Trade Organization, Merkel, Trump, Bush, Kohl, Angela, John C, Donald J, United States International Relations, Group of Twenty, Helmut, Cold War Era, Mikhail S

News Flash: No Major Damage Done at G-20!

President Trump refrained from publicly vilifying American institutions, assailing political adversaries, insulting allies or committing major gaffes.
Tags: News, International Relations, Trump, Donald J, United States International Relations, Group of Twenty, Buenos Aires (Argentina

AP Interview: Argentine leader sees tough road ahead

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina’s president is celebrating the successful hosting of the G-20 summit, but he says he’s ready for tough times ahead as the country confronts an economic crisis. Macri told The Associated Press in an interview Monday that Argentina struck about $8 billion in investment deals with other nations on the […]
Tags: Business, News, Argentina, Associated Press, Buenos Aires Argentina, AP Interview, Macri, Nation & World

Chipmakers are rallying after Trump and Xi reach tentative truce on trade war (AMD, NVDA, MCHP, NXPI)

Chipmakers rallied Monday after the US and China reached a 90-day trade truce over the weekend. Trump agreed to postpone new tariffs on Chinese imports and Xi said China would purchase "a not yet agreed upon, but very substantial" amount of US goods and label Fentanyl a controlled substance. If an agreement isn’t reached by 90 days, the current 10% tariffs on $200 billion Chinese imports will jump to 25%, the White House said.  The meeting offered hope for a resolution of trade disputes, espec...
Tags: White House, China, US, Trends, Earth, Xi Jinping, Amd, Donald Trump, Qualcomm, Trump, Buenos Aires Argentina, Xi, Stein, NVDA, NXPI, William Stein

China Will Slash Car Tariffs, Trump Says, in a (Vague) Tweet

With details scant and officials in both countries mum on the issue of American-made autos, industry experts were left guessing as to what the president meant.
Tags: News, China, Xi Jinping, Automobiles, Trump, Donald J, International Trade and World Market, Customs (Tariff, Buenos Aires (Argentina

U.S.-China Trade Truce Gives Both Sides Political Breathing Room

But the compromise reached by President Trump and President Xi Jinping offers few promises of policy changes, and it sets a tight deadline of March 1.
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Trade Truce by China and U.S. Gives Both Sides Political Breathing Room

But the compromise reached by President Trump and President Xi Jinping offers few promises of policy changes, and sets a tight deadline of March 1.
Tags: News, China, General Motors, United States, Xi Jinping, World Trade Organization, Automobiles, Trump, Peter, Navarro, Economic Conditions and Trends, United States Economy, Donald J, International Trade and World Market, United States International Relations, Mnuchin

"The remains of former President George Herbert Walker Bush will return to Washington in the most dramatic and distinguished fashion possible, occupying the plane that normally serves as Air Force One."

"President Donald Trump told reporters of the plan aboard the aircraft as they returned from the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina. 'So what we’re doing with the plane – we land, and then they come in, and these are great people that run these aircraft. They are unbelievable,' he said. 'And they’re taking apart – I don’t think this section. The section up front, They’re taking all of the seats out. ... We’re sending the plane, this plane, to Houston. And it picks up the casket.'"The Daily Ma...
Tags: Law, Washington, Airplanes, Houston, Donald Trump, Buenos Aires Argentina, George Herbert Walker Bush, Ann Althouse, Bush I, President Trump