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After enduring eight hours of machine-gunfire and bombs between leftist rebels and right-wing paramilitaries, Maura Leonor Vega and her husband fled their home of four decades in Colombia's Andes for the shelter of the nearest town.
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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has been missing for more than 48hrs with 227 passengers and 12 crew members on board - and authorities are desperately trying to establish exactly what happened to the plane.
The coalition of parties supporting the re-election of Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos took an electoral beating on Sunday night, maintaining a majority, but taking losses to the Conservatives and the party of former President Alvaro Uribe.
Uribe's party was the top vote-getter in the Senate in congressional elections Sunday in which President Juan Manuel Santos' governing coalition lost some ground.
In the spirit of International Women's Day , attention should be paid to the violence women suffer at the hands of men in Mexico, our neighbor and the source of the largest number of illegal aliens here.
The first arrests have been made in conjunction's with Colombia's congressional elections, following an earlier statement by the minister of defense Sunday calling this year's voting process the "most secure" in the country's history.
The prominent La Silla Vacia political blog was the first victim of the day, seeing its website crash at around 10AM.
Officials in southwest Colombia reported Saturday that 14 election officers were detained for several hours by rebels active in the area, according to national media.
Patricia Gamboa arrived at a government-run supermarket in western Venezuela at 2:00 am, six hours before doors opened, to be first in line and buy whatever she could get her hands on.
Jean-Frederic Chevallier, a Frenchman who has made India his home, with wife Sukla.
Mathew Norval Samsky, where do I even begin with this character. I've been giving this fool sh*t for well over a decade now.
A weekend-long prohibition on the consumption and sale of alcohol was enforced throughout Colombia on Saturday as citizens ready themselves for the country's Congressional elections on Sunday.
Colombian expat citizens living in the United Arab Emirates will be able to vote in the Colombian congressional and presidential elections for the first time this year.
Millions of Colombians are set to the ballot box on March 9 to vote for the country's Senate and Chamber of Representatives.
Sunday's upcoming congressional elections could affect Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos more than anyone else as his once invincible coalition is way down in the polls.
Lomas de Peye residents used to fear that a strong gust of wind from the Caribbean would be enough to knock down their school.