November 27th @ 9:15 PM GMT
Yahoo! Federico Delbonis swept aside Croatia's Ivo Karlovic 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 in Sunday's deciding rubber as Argentina clinched a first Davis Cup title with a stunning fightback in Zagreb. Juan Martin del Potro, cheered on by Argentine football legend Diego Maradona, staged an incredible comeback from two sets down to beat Marin Cilic in the opening reverse singles to level the tie at 2-2. Left-hander Delbonis then tamed the big-serving Karlovic as Argentina, runners-up on four previous occasions, b... (Top Stories)
November 26th @ 1:12 AM GMT
Yahoo! The city of Buenos Aires has declined to authorize a permit to build an office tower linked to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, and developers will have to file new paperwork for it to be reconsidered, the city government said in a statement on Friday. The ''Trump Tower'' project near Buenos Aires' central obelisk made international headlines after a local news report said Trump mentioned the proposed office complex when Argentine President Mauricio Macri put in a congratulatory call... (World)
November 28th @ 2:50 PM GMT
Yahoo! Pope Francis will make the first papal trip to Ireland in nearly 40 years, the country's prime minister said on Monday, amid signs he could also become the first Roman Catholic pope to visit Northern Ireland. The Argentine-born pontiff confirmed the visit in 2018 to Prime Minister Enda Kenny during a meeting at the Vatican in which the Irish leader tried to put an end to years of difficult relations between the Vatican and Dublin. The late Pope John Paul visited the island in 1979 but coul... (World)
November 26th @ 10:20 PM GMT
Yahoo! For soccer great Diego Maradona, Cuban revolutionary Fidel Castro was more than a friend and fellow Latin American legend, he was ''a second father.'' Maradona said Castro's death late on Friday hit him like a tennis ball to the chest served by Juan Martin del Potro, the Argentine player he cheered on in the Davis Cup final where he received the news. ''After my father, it's the deepest sorrow I know.'' The two controversial figures first met in 1987, a year after Maradona helped ... (World)