The national prosecutor-general, Esteban Righi, resigned yesterday five days after his law offices were accused of irregularities in a press conference given by Vice-President Amado Boudou.
Leaders Real Madrid restored their four-point advantage over chasing Barcelona when Cristiano Ronaldo netted his seventh hat-trick of the La Liga campaign in a 4-1 win at city rivals Atlético.
Santa Cruz governor Daniel Peralta signed a decree which makes the termination of the YPF concession contract in Los Perales-Las Mesetas, Cañadon vasco and Pico Truncado-El cordón areas official, and as Repsol YPF head Antonio Brufau remains in Argentina in hopes of solving the conflict and meeting with Government officials.
GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Rick Santorum ended his improbable run for the White House yesterday after leading a Republican tilt to the right that could dog the more moderate front-runner, Mitt Romney, in November’s election.
A Florida prosecutor filed a murder charge against the neighbourhood watch volunteer who shot and killed unarmed, black teenager Trayvon Martin in a case that has captivated the United States and prompted civil rights demonstrations.
A strong earthquake hit Mexico on Wednesday, shaking buildings in the capital and sending people running out of offices onto the streets, though there were no early reports of major damage.