Thursday Mar 6
Jake Cuenca scores acting nomination
JAKE Cuenca is reaping the rewards of his hard work after his performance in independent movie "Nuwebe" earned him a Best Actor nomination at the 4th Queens World Film Festival in New York City.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Washington Post
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THE OCEANS OF the world have risen, most of the planet has been destroyed and the only place on Earth to survive the aquatic doom is the Mile High City.
Architect sees CMA expansion as philanthropic stimulus for the city
"The people that put money in this place could have gotten a villa in Italy, or bought more apartments in New York City."
Mon Mar 03, 2014
A fire, an iceberg and 2 downed ships
This is a space where I normally share several bite-sized facts and stories I've stumbled across while reading books or browsing the Internet.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Update from Montevideo
On 29-30 January, we met at the Casa de Internet in Montevideo, Uruguay with representatives from regional organizations that deal with security, stability and resiliency of the DNS - LACNIC, LACTLD, .CO Internet and the Internet Society.
Uruguayan painter, sculptor, architect Paez Vilaro
This Nov. 15, 2006 photo shows a partial view of Casapueblo taken in Punta Ballena, Uruguay, where artist Carlos Paez Vilaro died early Monday, Feb. 24, 2013.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Governors: Legalized pot buzz just smoke
In this July 31, 2013 file photo, a man smokes a marijuana joint while Senators debate a bill to legalize marijuana and regulate production and distribution in Montevideo, Uruguay.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
New report leaks possible South America McCartney dates in Chile, Ecuador
The South American newspaper website La Tercera leaked more possible dates Feb. 20 for what is yet an announced Paul McCartney tour in the Southern Hemisphere.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Finextra Research news
Foregenix opens Latin American office
Foregenix, the global leaders of IT security and data forensics, has announced the opening of its Latin American office in Montevideo, Uruguay.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Juan Palese, a marijuana grower, shows his crop outside of Montevideo, Uruguay.
Authorities say a series of bizarre and false emergency calls led them to the discovery of a marijuana garden in a Northern California home.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
BRC Global Standards Expands Its Team in the Americas
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
U.S. drug policy fuels push for legal pot worldwide
In this Dec. 10, 2013 file photo, legalization of marijuana activists gather outside the Congress building, as senators vote on a law to legalize the drug, in Montevideo, Uruguay.
Blood Pressure Load Does Not Add to Ambulatory Blood Pressure Level...
From the Center for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Key Lab of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China ; Studies Coordinating Centre, Research Unit Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, ... (more)
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Report: First Paul McCartney concerts in 2014 may take place in South America
Two South American newspapers reported Feb. 16 and Feb. 17 that Paul McCartney's advance team has been scouting Centenario Stadium in Uruguay this week for a possible concert that could take place this spring, and that other shows in South America may also be in the works.
AAK investing in Brazil
AAK will initiate construction of a new speciality and semi-speciality edible oils factory in Jundiai, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Nations rethink marijuana laws in wake of U.S. moves
Activists smoke marijuana as they pose for photos in front of the Congress in Montevideo, Uruguay, last year.
The Macon Telegraph
US drug policy fuels push for legal pot worldwide
In this July 31, 2013 file photo, a man smokes a marijuana joint, while Senators debate a bill at the Senate to legalize marijuana and regulate production and distribution in Montevideo, Uruguay.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Updated Government issues roadmap to banks on marijuana business
A man smokes a marijuana joint, while Senators debate a bill at the Senate to legalize marijuana and regulate production and distribution in Montevideo, Uruguay.
Sun Feb 09, 2014