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  1. Bogota to welcome World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... of late, having hosted successful events in Quito, Ecuador, and Lima, Peru. In 2015 it will be the turn of Bogota, Colombia, to wow the regional tourism industry when we arrive for our Latin America Gala Ceremony. He added: "I have high hopes the ...

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  2. Purisima won't resign, says new PNP spokesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    Embattled Philippine National Police Director General Alan Purisima has no plans of resigning despite calls for him to resign or go on leave because of allegations of corruption and incompetence, new PNP spokesman Senior Superintendent Wilben Mayor said. Mayor said the PNP chief is in high morale after returning to the country last night from an anti-kidnapping and anti-extortion senior officers' consultation meeting in Bogota, Colombia.

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  3. Purisima to appear at Senate hearing TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    PHILIPPINE National Police chief Director General Alan Purisima will finally appear before the Senate committee on public order on Tuesday and answer to corruption allegations against him. Senior Superintendent Wilben Mayor, the newly appointed PNP Public Information Affairs chief, said Purisima returned in the country Sunday evening from an anti-kidnapping and anti-extortion conference in Bogota, Colombia.

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  4. Excellent day as Excelsior hosts Sunday StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... with a reduction in crime," said Reinstein, who said organizers were inspired by a similar program in Bogota, Colombia, that started in the 1970s and has been credited with reducing crime, not to mention traffic, on the 70 miles of streets that are ...

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  5. Amazon Cup: Brazil and Peru to play Colombia in tri-nation tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | CricketCountry.com

    In football-mad Colombia , cricket has been played since 1903 quite intermittently. Though it has enjoyed a 100-year history, cricket could never quite take off in Colombia with only a few entities playing the game.

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  6. Gannon Women's Golf in 12th Following Opening Round of NCAA Division II National PreviewRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Gannon University Athletics

    ... under 80 to put the Lady Knights in 12th (340). - Joining Schonander in the top 50 is fellow freshman (Bogota, Colombia / Marymount Bogota) , who is tied for 33rd (83). Quevedo shares her spot in the leaderboard with 12 golfers. - Sophomore (Ibague, ...

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  7. Eric Holder projects 'tough guy' image over DEA agent's killing by ColombiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Examiner.com

    As if to prove to critics that he's an advocate for "tough' law and order and to distance himself from his decidedly anti-police comments, Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday evening announced the guilty plea of a Colombian national in the kidnapping and murder case involving a U.S. drug enforcement officer in Bogota, Colombia . The 34-year-old Colombian national, Hector Leonardo Lopez, had been extradited to Virginia for his involvement in the abduction and murder of Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agent James Terry Watson on June 20, 2013.

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  8. Missionaries 9-24-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Leader

    Sister Kabrielle Bronson, daughter of Corey and Yvonne Bronson has accepted a call to serve in the Paraguay Asuncion mission. She will speak in sacrament meeting at the Plymouth Ward, Belmont Church on Sunday, Sept.

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  9. Metallica Has Goodies In Store This Holiday SeasonRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | FMQB

    ... ee-album batches each Monday through the end of the year in the order they played the shows, beginning with Bogota, Colombia. Metallica also will produce a box set of all 27 shows, which will ship in December, just in time for the holiday season.

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  10. Nazareth Home a Last Hope for 'Crucified Children'Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | DFW Catholic

    ... n the mountains of Panchimalco, San Salvador. Some of these little ones were sold for organ trafficking. In Bogota, Colombia, he saw many minors wandering in the streets, drugging themselves with glue. He came

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  11. Petroamerica Dismisses Allegation for Rights in PUT-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Market Wire

    ... for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. Petroamerica Oil Corp. Nelson Navarrete President and CEO Bogota, Colombia: +57-1-744-0644 Calgary, Canada: +1-403-237-8300 Petroamerica Oil Corp. Colin Wagner CFO Bogota, Colombia: +57-1-744-0644 ...

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  12. Strong link between green offices and productivityRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Scoop

    ... Greece (24 Sep), Sydney, Australia (25 Sep), Manila, Philippines (25 Sep), Sofia, Bulgaria (26 Sep) and Bogota, Colombia (1-2 Oct). For more information on events, visit: www.worldgbc.org The report was launched in London yesterday as part of World ...

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  13. Third Colombian National Pleads Guilty to Kidnapping and Murder of DEA Agent Terry WatsonRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | PressReleasePoint

    A third Colombian man extradited to the Eastern District of Virginia pleaded guilty today for his involvement in the kidnapping and murder of Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agent James Terry Watson in Bogota, Colombia, on June 20, 2013. Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell of the Justice Department's Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney Dana J. Boente of the Eastern District of Virginia, Special Agent in Charge George L. Piro of the FBI's Miami Field Office, DEA Administrator Michele M. Leonhart and Director Bill A. Miller of the U.S. Department of State's Diplomatic Security Service made the announcement.

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  14. Colombian drug trafficker sentenced to 14 years in Norfolk courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... January 7, 2015, according to authorities. This case was investigated by the Norfolk Resident Office and Bogota, Colombia Country Office of the DEAn, the FBI, and the Colombian National Police. Assistant U.S. Attorneys V. Kathleen Dougherty, Kevin ...

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  15. CC Colombia and School of Open celebrate the Web We WantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Creative Commons

    ... the web; we are one of the organizations which benefited. Date: Friday, September 26, 2014 Time: 4pm-11pm (Bogota, Colombia time) Location: The Raid (Calle 17 No. 2-51 La Candelaria, Bogota.) Free entrance. The School of Open is a global community ...

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  16. Free Trade Alliance seeks to foster stronger ties between Texas and BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Business Journal

    ... visiting trade representatives in Brazil, San Antonio officials made presentations in Santiago, Chile and Bogota, Colombia. The alliance marketed business opportunities in San Antonio and South Texas to more than 520 companies. Alliance officials ...

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  17. Espinoza: Will the charges against Purisima prosper?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Sun-Star

    ... extortion and other criminal activities. Somehow, the complaints were timely filed since Purisima is in Bogota, Colombia attending the "anti-kidnapping and anti-extortion senior leadership consultation." But the PNP spokesperson, C/Supt. Reuben ...

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  18. New Report Links Office Design with Staff Health and ProductivityRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Greece (24 Sep), Sydney, Australia (25 Sep), Manila, Philippines (25 Sep), Sofia, Bulgaria (26 Sep) and Bogota, Colombia (1-2 Oct). For more information on events, visit our events page . Indoor air quality: A comprehensive body of research suggests ...

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  19. A Trip to See the 31st Bienal of Sao PauloRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Rio Times

    ... was not what many expected. "It's culturally different from what I expected," said Yolanda Silvi, from Bogota, Colombia as she was leaving the exhibition. "I liked the few paintings in the upper floors more than the videos; I did not understand many ...

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  20. Rafael Trujillo's dictatorship is play on tvRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Examiner.com

    ... Trujillo as a privilege, challenge and enjoyment. This tv production was filmed in different scenarios of Bogota, Colombia and Dominican Republic as a super production where was employed 500 extras per day, custom of the era and magnificent scenes. ...

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