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  1. Uber faces early resistance to BA arrivalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    The company that has changed the way people order private cars across the world while providing a whole new form of competition to taxi services, has frequently faced opposition from taxi drivers. The powerful taxi drivers unions in the City are already getting ready even before there has been an official announement.

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  2. Bassil inks 3 deals with VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Lebanon's Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil is greeted by Venezuelan Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez during their meeting in Caracas February 27, 2015. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins BEIRUT: Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil signed three agreements Friday to boost relations with Venezuela, praising the socialist nation for standing by Lebanon during the 2006 war with Israel.

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  3. Bitcoin Run Is The World Scout League Commission's Newest Project for CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Although the race is only taking place in Medellin this year-it begins in Pinar del Rio, barrio Manila, Medellin, Colombia and ends in Lineal Ciudad del Rio Park, district of Ciudad del Rio, Medellin, Columbia- The World Scout League Commission ...

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  4. Dr. Shrink, Inc. and Members of the National Marine Manufactures...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The Cartagena International Boat Show will once again have a strong U.S. presence at this year's boat show, scheduled for March 21-23, 2015 in Cartagena, Colombia. The USA Pavilion, sponsored by the National Marine Manufacturers Association will be 20% larger from last year, showcasing prominent nautical companies eager to do business in the region.

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  5. Club Tijuana turns it around, take game over PachucaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Club Tijuana Xoloitzcuintles de Caliente turned a 0-2 deficit around to take the game 3-2 against CF Pachuca at the Caliente Stadium in Friday action of the Clausura 2015 of La Liga MX . The dogs began week 8 as league leaders, and there they will remain regardless of what any teams do the rest of the weekend.

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  6. Former Colombian spy chief convictedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    The former head of Colombia's secret police, Maria del Pilar Hurtado, has been found guilty of spying on politicians, judges and journalists. Those targeted in the spying, which occurred between 2007 and 2008, were all political opponents of Alvaro Uribe, who was president at the time.

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  7. Ex-Colombia president's allies convicted for spying ringRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Colombia's Supreme Court has convicted two close aides of former President Alvaro Uribe for organizing a spying ring that illegally intercepted the communications of some of the conservative leader's top opponents. Maria del Pilar Hurtado, the former head of Colombia's intelligence agency, and Bernardo Moreno, Uribe's chief of staff, could face more than 10 years in jail.

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  8. Colombia Finds Hurtado GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    BOGOTA , Colombia-Colombia's Supreme Court on Friday found the former head of the country's security agency guilty of illegal spying during the government of former conservative President Alvaro Uribe.

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  9. Colombian Coffee Growers Federation Touts 'Bean Bang Theory'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MediaPost

    The Colombia coffee growers marketing group, Colombian Coffee Growers Federation , is launching a campaign in the U.S. to get people to think of where the beans come from, and in the process, to make fun of viral YouTube videos. The effort, "The Bean Bang Theory," by Lowe/SSP3, is the Bogota-based organization's program to get Millennials to recognize the "Caf de Colombia" name and trademark.

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  10. Colorado releases trove of marijuana dataRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... smokes marijuana cigars in a papaya during a march for its decriminalization in Medellin, Antioquia department, Colombia on May 4, 2013, in the framework of the Marijuana World Day. A man wears a mask as he smokes marijuana during a demo in support ...

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  11. Lebanon inks visa waiver deal with ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Lebanon and Colombia signed an agreement on visa exemptions for diplomatic, service and special passports, the state-run National News Agency said Friday. It said the deal was signed by Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil and his Colombian counterpart Maria Angela Holguin in Bogota Thursday.

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  12. How Safe Is Traveling To Colombia?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Investopedia

    There's no doubt about it: The snow-capped Andean summits, pristine Caribbean coast, lush Amazon jungle, quaint colonial towns, mysterious archaeological ruins and ample opportunities for outdoor adventures make Colombia a beautiful, interesting and exciting place to visit. Despite this, until recently Colombia was largely avoided by tourists due to concerns over violence, drug trafficking and the country's ongoing civil war.

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  13. Colombian Coffee Growers Federation Touts 'Big Bean Theory'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MediaPost

    The Colombia coffee growers marketing group, Colombian Coffee Growers Federation , is launching a campaign in the U.S. to get people to think of where the beans come from, and in the process, to make fun of viral YouTube videos. The effort, "The Big Bean Theory," by Lowe/SSP3, is the Bogota-based organization's program to get Millennials to recognize the "Caf de Colombia" name and trademark.

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  14. Master's program celebrates 20 years, brings diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Beacon

    ... been interested in studying journalism for years. However, at the time of her undergraduate years in Barranquilla, Colombia, there were no well-known journalism programs. She came to FIU with two masters degrees in Mental Health Counseling and ...

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  15. Do truth commissions bring truth?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... version of the truth, and a starting point from which to build peace and heal the wounds of war. These are lessons Colombia is taking on board, as the country mulls setting up a truth commission after any peace deal is reached with rebels from the ...

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  16. Market Report, "Bavaria S.A. - Strategy and SWOT Report", publishedRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... malt beverages, and soft drinks. The company primarily operates in South America. It is headquartered in Bogota, Colombia and employs more than 4,100 people. Bavaria is a privately-held company and does not publish its financial results. Reasons to ...

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  17. QueerView Feb. 26: A Look Back At The Week In LGBT News StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Switched

    ... for your queer news round-up in this regular feature titled "QueerView." What It's Like To Be LGBT In Bogota, Colombia Maria Mercedes Gomez joins HuffPost Live to talk about being LGBT in Bogota, Colombia. Arkansas LGBT Advocate: Politicians Should ...

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  18. Fitch: Natural Gas Colombia: Outlook 2015Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... distribution policies could also threaten ratings and lead to negative rating actions. The full report 'Natural Gas Colombia: Outlook 2015' is available at ' www.fitchratings.com ' or by clicking on the link. ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO ...

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  19. Lebanon, Colombia sign visa exemption agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil and his Colombian counterpart Maria Angela Holguin sign an agreement in Bogota Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. BEIRUT: Lebanon and Colombia signed an agreement on visa exemptions for diplomatic, service and special passports, the state-run National News Agency said Friday.

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  20. Flatlining Falcao eyes Sunderland opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Football.co.uk

    Radamel Falcao is expected to return for Manchester United as Louis van Gaal's side attempt to preserve their position in the Premier League's top four against Sunderland on Saturday. Colombia striker Falcao's future is far from certain, with the 29-year-old having failed to make a significant impact since joining United on loan from Monaco at the start of the season.

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