Argentina

Science, Tech & Environment

Why South American parents are hiding their kids from the sun

The levels of UV rays in some areas of South America are soaring. People are being warned to just stay indoors between the peak hours of around 10 am and 4 pm. In Bolivia, there is even a law requiring parents to send their kids to school with a hat. Yet with many, in Peru and Bolivia particularly, living both directly from the land and below the poverty line, the message may not be getting through.

Arts, Culture & Media

XXY

A film about a teen born with both male and female genitalia is causing a stir in Argentina; Reporter Beth Accomando speaks to the director of "XXY."

Politics

Fan violence infects Argentine soccer

Correspondent Ian Mount reports on the growth of fan-related violence in the world of Argentine soccer. Three people have died since January. Correspondent Ian Mount reports that the pattern that leads to fan violence is proving hard to break.