Country becomes only the third in South America to permit elective abortions
Country set to join Cuba and Uruguay as only Latin American countries where abortion is legal
AstraZeneca Plc and Oxford pause major vaccine trial for second time.
Argentina and Chile both said they had confirmed their first case of the novel coronavirus in patients who recently returned from travels.
Argentina's President Alberto Fernández has said he will send a bill to legalise abortion to Congress within the next 10 days.
A British man has been killed and his son wounded after being shot during a suspected robbery outside a five-star hotel in Buenos Aires, officials say.
About 34 million Argentines will head to the polls on Sunday in an election widely expected to cement the end of President Mauricio Macri's term.
Argentina has imposed currency controls in an attempt to stabilise markets as the country faces a deepening financial crisis.