Wed May 22, 2013
New $206 Milliion Yogurt Plant Coming To Batavia
Batavia, N.Y. - A second yogurt plant is coming to Genesee County. The Muller Quaker Dairy plant will hold a grand opening on June 3, according to Sen.
U.S., Colombia play key role in future of Americas
When President Barack Obama came into office, one of his priorities was to push forward and implement the U.S.-Colombia trade promotion agreement.
OAS to White House: It's High Time the U.S. Debated Legalizing Pot
Organization of American States Secretary-General JosA© Miguel Insulza, speaks after the organization presented its report about illicit drugs in the continent to the Colombian Government in Bogota, Colombia, on May 17, 2013.
Tue May 21, 2013
Text Message Platform Collects Public Opinion Via SMS [My Ideal City]
Textizen is a SMS platform for providing community feedback to urban planners and municipal decision makers regarding transportation, recreation, spending, quality of life improvements and more.
Sun May 19, 2013
'Atlanta Streets Alive' Takes Over Midtown Sunday
It's almost here! On Sunday, May 19, Atlanta Streets Alive will close 2.7 miles of Atlanta's signature street to cars, and open it up to the public - for 4 hours - to create a whole new healthy, sustainable and vibrant city street experience.
Mugger hit by bus while trying to flee with stolen mobile phone in Colombia
Shocking CCTV footage shows the would-be thief and his victim struggle before he runs off with the phone - straight into the path of an oncoming bus A would-be mugger learnt a very painful lesson - after he was hit by a BUS as he tried to flee.
Fri May 17, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
OAS secretary general to present report on drug problem in the Americas to the president of Colombia
BOGOTA, Colombia -- The secretary general of the Organization of American States , Jos Miguel Insulza, will deliver on Friday to the president of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, the "Report on the Drug Problem in the Americas," prepared by the hemispheric institution during the last year following the mandate of the Summit of the Americas held in ... (more)
Colombia: Is FARC making room for drug cartels?
More repression against terrorist and illegal armed groups could be behind the strengthening of the presence of Mexican drug cartels in the country.
Thu May 16, 2013
WEDC planning South America trade mission
Brazil is one of the countries a Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.-led trade delegation is planning to visit in September.
Plot to kill Colombian journalists uncovered
Officials say a hit man was hired to kill Gonzalo GuillA©n and LeA3n Valencia, who were investigating links between politicians and criminal groups Articles by Colombian journalist Ricardo CalderA3n exposing the luxurious life of soldiers jailed at a military base.
Colombia: Some things don't change much, including Catholicism
By Mario Salazar / Washington Times - Visiting Colombia, one of the most Catholic countries in the world, after a few years is a reminder of how pervasive religion is in this country.
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Colombia's Supreme Court convicts ex-lawmaker of masterminding massacre, sets 30-year sentence
Source: Associated Press Colombia's Supreme Court convicts ex-lawmaker of masterminding massacre, sets 30-year sentence By Associated Press, Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 7:43 PM BOGOTA, Colombia - Colombia's Supreme Court has convicted a former longtime congressman of being the mastermind behind the massacre of 43 people by right-wing paramilitary ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Department of Commerce
Acting Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank Commemorates the...
One of the Commerce Department's top priorities is to strengthen the economic ties between the United States and our trading partners.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Brazilian player received 8 -month doping ban
The International Tennis Federation says Romboli tested positive for two banned diuretics, furosemide and hydrochlorothiazide, at a lower-tier ATP challenger event in Bogota, Colombia, on July 11, 2012.
Newark-Pittsburgh flight among most delayed in March
An ExpressJet flight between Newark, N.J., and Pittsburgh International Airport was one of the top most-delayed flights in the country in March 2013.
Dalton Daily Citizen
Roadrunners add transfer to roster
Dalton State College tennis coaches Michel Bates and Zach Rogers have been making connections with local coaches and players as they recruit for their first team, but they have also been reaching out to international players.
Tue May 14, 2013
Tracker Reveals Available Parking Spaces Nearby [My Ideal City]
The ParkMe application helps drivers find real-time parking availability by highlighting the most likely spots on a block-by-block basis.
EBD Group's partneringONE to Facilitate Partnering at the...
Staying up-to-date has never been simpler. Sign up for the free GenePool newsletter today! MADRID & BOGOTA, Colombia & CARLSBAD, Calif.-- --EBD Group, organizer of the life science industry's leading partnering events, and the Spanish Bioindustry Association with Invest in Bogota, announce their collaboration at BIOLATAM 2013 in Bogota, Colombia.
Crowd-Funding Our Way To A Better Troost Corridor
We've been focusing on the Troost corridor for quite a while now, and one of the biggest stopping points for us in exploring the area and imagining "what could be" has always come back to a critical set of questions: Does the size and scale of the project dictate the success of the catalyst ? How do you draw in the existing community in an area so ... (more)