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  1. UMES Bowling Alumna Rodriquez Named a Finalist for Bowler of YearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... and women's winner using a 5-2-1 point system. Results will be released in February. Rodriguez (Ibague Tolima, Colombia) was one of nine women's finalists for the award. Her year was highlighted by capturing the 2014 Queens Championship in July. The ...

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  2. Colombian central bank may hold interest rate at 4.5 pct to boost growthRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Colombia's central bank will likely keep its key lending rate unchanged for a fifth straight month on Friday, in an effort to bolster slowing economic growth amid plunging oil revenue and a mounting crisis in Europe. The seven-member board is expected to leave the benchmark interest rate at 4.5 percent, according to all 25 analysts polled by Reuters.

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  3. SANTOS-MUNIZ: I Didn't Know I Was a MinorityRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Free Press

    I didn't always know I was considered a minority. I wasn't aware the statistics weren't, and hadn't been, in my favor as a woman and a Latina.

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  4. Colombia Takes a Stand Against Venezuela's Socialist GovernmentRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has decided to crack down on Venezuela's socialist government as ask for the freedom of a prominent opposition leader. In the past Colombia has preferred a hands-off approach in dealing with Venezuela, in hopes for the country's support in peace talks with Colombian rebels.

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  5. Scorpions add former Colombia youth internationalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The San Antonio Scorpions have continued building their squad to defend their North American Soccer League title. The club announced the signing of Colombia 's Eduar Zea on Thursday morning from Colombian club Equidad Seguros.

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  6. LatAm leaders call for end to U.S. embargo against CubanRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    ... Falklands), (and) backing of the peace talks between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)," according to the declarations. CELAC's Plan of Action focuses on "eradicating hunger and poverty on the continent ...

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  7. Could Canada use this urban innovation?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    In Medellin, Colombia, a network of outdoor escalators solved a major transit issue at a fraction of the cost of more traditional systems. The effectiveness of a city's transit system does not have to be connected to the dollars spent - at least not in the example set by Medellin, Colombia.

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  8. US Seeks to Break Up Drug RingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Colombia National Police Chief Rodolfo Palomino walks on seized packages of cocaine displayed for a press briefing in Cartagena, April 10, 2014. U.S. and Colombian authorities have issued warrants for 29 suspects accused of smuggling cocaine.

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  9. The Core Shack Dozen: SolGold Discovers New High-grade Copper-Gold Porphyry at CascabelRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Resource Investing News

    The "Drill Tracker" highlights early stage drilling and trenching results, giving a metric to evaluate exploration results and compare them against their peer group. In this report we highlight a dozen exploration companies displaying their projects in the Core Shack at the AME BC Roundup held in Vancouver between January 26 and 29, 2014.

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  10. American Airlines adding more flights from MIARead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    American Airlines announced on Thursday that it will add two more routes from Miami International Airport, where it is the largest carrier. The airline plans to add daily direct flights between Miami and Barranquilla, Colombia and service six days a week between Miami and Monterrey, Mexico.

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  11. American Airlines Adds Six New Routes Throughout Mexico, the Caribbean and Latin AmericaRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Travel Industry Wire

    New service to Barranquilla, Colombia , will add a new destination to the airline's global network and customers will have increased options when traveling throughout the region. Expanded service includes new flights to Belize City, Belize ; Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands ; Guadalajara, Mexico ; Managua, Nicaragua ; and Monterrey, Mexico .

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  12. American Airlines adds six new flights, including new Colombian cityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The new flights are scheduled to start in June and launch out of Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport and Miami International Airport. The flight from MIA to Barranquilla,Colombia, adds a new destination to Fort Worth-based American's route network that it doesn't serve today.

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  13. Colombia builds 'tallest Jesus statue' in AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Inside Colombia

    A massive and controversial monument of Jesus Christ, which has sprung up in central-east Colombia in past weeks, is touted as the tallest such statue in the Americas. Just outside Bucaramanga, the capital city of the Santander state, works on a Christ statue standing as tall as 43 meters are drawing to a close.

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  14. Venezuela defuses diplomatic tensions with ColombiaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Inside Colombia

    In Costa Rica, attending a summit of the Latin American and Caribbean States , Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro on Wednesday defused diplomatic tensions with Colombia that had risen after the latter had called for the release of a Venezuelan opposition leader. Maduro met his Colombian counterpart Juan Manuel Santos in Costa Rica as both were attending a summit of the Latin American and Caribbean States .

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  15. American Airlines bypasses Phoenix for international flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Business Journal

    American Airlines announced today it was adding a half dozen new international flights to Mexico, Nicaragua, Belize, Colombia and the Caymen Islands. The flights originate out Los Angeles, Miami and Dallas - not Phoenix.

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  16. American adds flights to Mexico, the Caribbean and Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Among the new routes is a Saturday flight between Dallas/Fort Worth airport and the Grand Cayman Islands that will start on June 6. The Fort Worth-based carrier will also add a once a week route between DFW and Managua, Nicaragua. American said it will add daily flights between Los Angeles and Guadalajara and Miami and Barranquilla, Colombia.

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  17. American Airlines to add weekly service from Dallas/Fort Worth to Nicaragua, Cayman IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... From its Miami hub, it will offer service six days a week to Monterrey, Mexico, and daily service to Barranquilla, Colombia. "As we celebrate our 25th anniversary in Colombia, we are very excited to provide customers with new service to ...

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  18. Report Published: "Colombia Pay Now Cards: Market Update"Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings, industry players in Colombia. "Colombia Pay Now Cards: Market Update" provides a top-level overview and detailed insight into the operating environment of the Pay Now Cards market in Colombia.

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  19. Startup funding for eLab studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | UB Reporter

    ... developing a precious metal-retrieval process. Jorge Cueto, a doctoral student in civil engineering from Bogota, Colombia, for Smart Walls, a startup developing deployable, precast concrete walls used to protect buildings or entire neighborhoods ...

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  20. No more walking on eggshells: Colombia expresses support for Venezuela oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Colombia

    Relations with Venezuela hit rocky ground again on Tuesday after Colombia's foreign ministry requested the release from prison of a leading Venezuelan opposition figure. The Colombian stance toughened after former President Andres Pastrana was refused entry to visit opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez who has been imprisoned for allegedly inciting violence since last year.

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