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  1. On Native GroundABOUT Those Glimmers: Things are Still LousyRead the original story

    38 min ago | American Reporter

    A ban on sales of alcohol and heightened securities greeted Panamanian voters Sunday as a frantic and factious three-year presidential campaign finally went to the voters. Supermarket magnate Ricardo Martinelli, 57, is the odds-on favorite to replace Pres.


  2. Blind rescues a point for lackluster UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABS-CBN News

    Daley Blind's late second half strike helped a lackluster Manchester United salvage a 2-2 draw against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns in the Premier League on Monday. United, who have now gone six games without an away win in the Premier League, their worst run for 18 years, looked sloppy in the opening stages and Stephane Sessegnon's well-executed finish put the home side ahead at halftime.


  3. West Bromwich Albion 2 Manchester United 2: Blind salvages pointRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Daley Blind's late strike helped a lacklustre Manchester United salvage a 2-2 draw against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns. Daley Blind's late strike helped a lacklustre Manchester United salvage a 2-2 draw against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns.


  4. Belgian Princess Astrid visits museums on first day in ColombiaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    She is expected to meet with Colombian President and Economy minister Jean Claude Marcourt. Her agenda also includes meetings with Colombian Vice President German Vargas Lleras and the ministers of Trade, .


  5. Pacific Rubiales Surges as Alfa Weighs Share TenderRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. rose the most in five years after Mexico 's Alfa SAB said it's considering an offer to buy more shares in the Colombian oil producer after months of speculation about a possible takeover. Shares in Pacific Rubiales jumped 16 percent to 33,740 pesos at 11:54 a.m. in Bogota, the steepest gain since it began trading in December 2009.


  6. Ebola fears spur rumors and travel bans in Latin America, CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... people who become sick. One of the most aggressive stances in the region against the epidemic has been taken by Colombia . Last week, the South American nation began denying visas to anyone who has visited Sierra Leone , Liberia , Guinea , Nigeria ...


  7. Littler Enters PeruRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... global legal boutique"* and with the addition of Estudio Gonzalez & Asociados, Littler Global now has offices in Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico and Venezuela. The firm's global ...


  8. Etihad Cargo to partner with Avianca Cargo on new freighter service between Milan and BogotaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Etihad Cargo, the freighter division of Etihad Airways based in Abu Dhabi, will partner with Avianca Cargo, the cargo division of leading Latin American carrier Avianca, based in Colombia, through a commercial agreement to deploy a freighter flight from Milan's Malpensa Airport, Italy, to Bogota, Colombia and from Bogota to Amsterdam. The new service will operate twice a week beginning 12 November 2014, providing an important cargo connection between Europe and South America.


  9. The Real Truth Behind The Effects Of 'Truth-Telling' DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Norwalk Citizen News

    The term "truth serum" refers to a number of mind-altering drugs that make you incapable of lying, or so the theory goes. Yes, such mind-altering drugs exist, but their effect does not completely inhibit a subject's ability to lie.


  10. Genealogy Query - Marina Luz MartinezRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    I was born in Manizales Caldas Colombia 1977 and I was adopted 4 mounts after to Sweden. My biological moms name are Marina Luz Martinez.


  11. Three Top-10 Finishes Leads Gannon Women's Golf to a Third-Place Finish at the PSAC ChampionshipRead the original story

    Sunday | Gannon University Athletics

    ... champions concluded the conference meet with a combined score of 651 (320+331) to finish third. Freshman (Ibague, Colombia / San Bonifacio de las Lanzas) each tied for ninth place with a two-round score of 163. THE SCORECARDS Team-By-Team Results ...


  12. Opposition, gov't supporters demonstrate to protest against violenceRead the original story

    Saturday |

    Venezuelans who marched Saturday in the streets of Caracas, the capital of the country, against violence, were split between government supporters, who rejected terrorism, and opponents, who protested against soaring crime rates in the South American country. The pro-government mobilization that swept western Caracas, led by representatives of the government of President Nicolas Maduro, demanded justice for the death of lawmaker Robert Serra, who was murdered at his residence on Oct. 1. "Peace is the only way we can accomplish the happiness of our country, there can't be peace without justice," said President Maduro who received thousands of supporters at the National Assembly.


  13. New trial set for '95 drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... 1995, the year a New Orleans jury convicted him in a drug-trafficking conspiracy involving the Medellin cartel of Colombia and thousands of kilograms of cocaine. But in an extraordinary ruling, U.S. District Judge Eldon Fallon, in New Orleans, has ...


  14. 'Australia's fastest kid' breaks his own 100m recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | ABC News

    ... ahead, Hale has set his sights on winning two gold medals at the IAAF World Youth Championships being held in Cali, Colombia mid-2015.


  15. Ellison Earns British Superbike Pole Position At Brands HatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Roadracing World

    American James Rispoli, riding his Team Traction Control Yamaha YZF-R6, was fourth-fastest in British Supersport qualifying with a time of 1:31.495. Rispoli finished 13th in the wet, 10-lap "Sprint" race.


  16. Palates and palettesRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Buenos Aires Herald

    27 Born: Bogot, Colombia Lives: Caballito Education: Five years of chemical engineering and art at Universidade de los Andes, Bogot Profession: Photographer and almost a sommelier Book: Jodorowsky and Manara's Borgia: Flames from Hell Film: Phantom ...


  17. eMM covers Radio and TV Channels from ColombiaRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | PR Log

    Due to continuously growing demand, we are happy to announce that we have extended our broadcast monitoring services in one of Latin America's growth markets: Colombia. PRLog - Oct. 18, 2014 - BOGOTA, Colombia -- Effective today our broadcast monitoring platform includes the main TV and Radio channels from Colombia.


  18. Too modern? Cali's 1st electric bus fails to pass gas emission checkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Inside Colombia

    The first electric bus made in Colombia has been denied license plates for not fitting any existing category of - oh irony - gas emission levels. Cali, Colombia's third largest city, was set to be the first to have locally-made buses running entirely on electricity, emitting no carbon dioxide which is generally blamed for destroying the earth's atmosphere and causing a green house effect that can lead to a gradual increase in the temperature of the globe.


  19. World's worst serial killers: Is Brazilian security guard to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 |

    ... yet again, notches up another mass killer with Daniel Camargio who raped and killed more than 150 young girls in Colombia and Ecuador. He was sentenced to 16 years in prison in 1989 for his crimes, the maximum available in Ecuador and was killed by ...


  20. Colombia hackers carrying out cyber attacks against Ecuador: CorreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Inside Colombia

    ... the hard drive of the president, the Armed Forces, Joint Command, and some of these attacks had their origin in Colombia," Correa said at a press conference. Cyber attacks against his government had happened "many times" before, the president said, ...