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Maite Kropp: Bogota mayor made the right, courageous decision
On June 2012, Mayor Gustavo Petro of Bogota, Colombia, made a decision to no longer lease the "La Santamaria Plaza," the city's own landmark, by cancelling its contract with the Corporation Taurina de Bogota.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Digital Rights Advocates in Mexico and Colombia Unite for Wikipedia Hackathon
Joining from Mexico City, hackerspace Rancho Electronico will be hosting its own " editathon ," while hackerspace Hackbo will follow suit in Bogota, Colombia.
Buses world news
BUSES & BIKES * Colombia: For a green life
In response, Bogota directed its attention towards public transport and worked to improve conditions for cycling... The challenge for Bogota has been integrating bicycle and bus policies into a wider sustainable urban transport context and ensuring projects have continuity across political terms.
Pan-American Life Insurance Group Appoints EVP, CFO Carlos F. Mickan...
Mr. Mickan currently oversees all financial operations as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Pan-American Life and will continue in that role.
MISC to celebrate 20th year with busy fall schedule
"I'm pleased that, over twenty years, MISC has been able to maintain its reputation as a politically independent, lively institution looking outward to the public and inward to the McGill Community," says Will Straw.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Novice matadors' hunger strike over bullfight ban
An unarmed black teenager killed by a white officer in Missouri was shot at least six times, including twice in the head, a preliminary private autopsy has found.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Police: Woman hiding cocaine in breast implants
Spanish police say they have arrested a woman who landed at Madrid's international airport with 1.7 kilograms of cocaine hidden in her breast implants.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Woman Arrested For Smuggling 3.7 Pounds of Cocaine in Her Fake Boobs
A 43-year-old Venezuelan woman was apprehended at Madrid International Airport with 3.7 pounds of cocaine in her breast implants.
Ecopetrol S.A. Oil & Gas Exploration and Production Operations and...
The report is an essential source for key operational data, analysis and strategic insight into company.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Miami Herald
Spain: Woman arrested with coke in breast implants
Spanish police say they have arrested a woman who landed at Madrid's international airport with 1.7 kilos of cocaine hidden in her breast implants.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
World Briefs: PM's Twitter is hacked
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's Twitter page was hacked Thursday and peppered with posts, later disavowed by the Russian government's press service, that claimed he's resigning in shame and will become a photographer.
The Charlotte Observer
Santos endorses medical marijuana for Colombia
BOGOTA, Colombia President Juan Manuel Santos on Thursday endorsed newly introduced legislation that would legalize marijuana for medicinal and therapeutic use in this drug war-afflicted Andean nation.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
More than 400K Colombian refugees live abroad: UN
According to recent statements by the UN, there are currently over 400,000 displaced Colombians seeking refuge abroad, local media reported Monday.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Landmines injure and kill Colombians despite peace efforts
A rural woman practices searching for landmines during a training session in Colombia's heavily mined Antioquia province on January 23, 2013.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
World Travel Awards recognises the best of South & Central American tourism in Quito
A host of industry leaders are celebrating this evening after the winners were revealed at the World Travel Awards South & Central America Gala Ceremony 2014.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Erie Times News
In Brief: Fiery Chinese rights lawyer released from prison
An activist said one of China's best-known rights lawyers and fiery government critic has been released from prison but appears to be under close supervision by the authorities.
The Miami Herald
Colombian peace negotiations a hot topic at Santos inauguration
Spain's former King Juan Carlos, left, and Colombia's Foreign Minister Maria Angela Holguin, right, walk during his arrival at a military airport in Bogota, Colombia, Tuesday, August 5, 2014.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Colombia: Violence, illegal mining threaten Pacific region
BOGOTA, Colombia - Violence in the department of Choco's Alto Baudo municipality has displaced more than 3,000 Colombians in 2014.