An initiative to fit train drivers' cars in Argentina with CCTV has uncovered some shocking behaviour including drivers sleeping on duty.
The new pontiff has reportedly called his local Argentine newspaper seller to tell him he would not need his papers delivered anymore.
The result of the referendum may be a foregone conclusion but the Island's Government - and Britain - hopes it will send a signal.
Pope Francis has revealed that he worked as a nightclub bouncer in Buenos Aires when he was a student.
The 76-year-old Argentine pontiff also spoke of his experiences of working in a laboratory and sweeping floors during a visit to a church in Rome.
The revelation that the Pope worked as a bouncer comes after a book looking at his personal life was published.
Francis: Life and Revolution claimed that the pontiff makes a "fantastic paella", used to tango dance as a teenager in the hope of meeting girls and starts his day with a cup of "maté" - a caffeine-rich South American drink.
Doctors have reportedly completed an operation on Argentine President Cristina Fernandez.
The surgery was performed to relieve pressure on her brain two months after she suffered an unexplained head injury.
According to Buenos Aires Govenor Daniel Scioli, Fernandez is currently recovering from anesthesia.
Argentina's president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is to undergo surgery today to treat bleeding on her brain.
The bleed, which is thought to have been caused by an earlier fall, was diagnosed as the president was being tested for another condition on Saturday.
According to doctors, 60-year-old Kirchner will have to rest for at least a month following the surgery. This means she will have to suspend campaigning for Argentina's congressional elections.
Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has been told by doctors to take a month off for health reasons, her spokesman has said.
The 60-year-old leader, who had her thyroid glands removed last year after she was diagnosed with cancer, was earlier admitted to a hospital specialising in cardiovascular disease for routine checks, a source said.
Argentinian protesters have burned an effigy of the Queen amid anti-British demonstrations ahead of an announcement of the host city for the 2020 Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
Around 250 demonstrators burned flags and chanted against British involvement in the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
The IOC will elect the host city for the 2020 Summer Games later today, deciding between bids from Istanbul, Madrid and Tokyo.
Argentina's ambassador to the UK has described the Prime Minister as "dumb" in a statement to her country's Congress.
Ambassador Alicia Castro was critical of David Cameron for drawing attention to comments by Pope Francis - formerly the Archbishop of Buenos Aires - about the disputed Falkland Islands.
Pope Francis is reported to have once told Argentine veterans that those who were killed in the Falkland Islands conflict were "reclaiming what is theirs" and branded Britain "usurpers".
Eight people have died and 60 have been injured after a natural gas explosion wrecked a tall apartment building in the Argentine city of Rosario.
Nineteen people are unaccounted for following the blast and those in a five-block radius have been evacuated.
Rosario Mayor Monica Fein confirmed the death toll and said the blast was likely caused by a gas leak.
She said: "We're working with our best teams and continue looking under rubble. We have information that shows that this was clearly an issue with the gas."
Argentine rescue workers are responding to a fatal commuter train crash.
A two-level train slammed into another that had stopped between stations during the morning commute west of Buenos Aires.
Firefighters and police are pulling passengers from the wreckage and helicopters are taking people to emergency rooms.
Train operator spokesman Pablo Gunning said there were "various fatalities".
The accident happened on the same line that the government took over after a crash blamed on brake failures caused 51 deaths and 700 injuries last year.
At least three people are reported dead and 150 injured after two commuter trains collided in Argentina.
CNN affiliate Canal 9 says the crash happened in a western suburb of the capital Buenos Aires this morning.