Wednesday Jul 9
Are Innovative Security Strategies Behind Drop in Cali Homicides?
Authorities in Cali, Colombia have attributed a decrease in homicides to a combination of citizen security measures and increased presence of security forces, highlighting effective strategies that seem to have helped reduce violence in a city plagued by fighting among rival criminal groups.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News
North Carolina Lupus Chapter to Launch Support Group in Onslow County
The Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina Chapter announced today that it will be offering a support group in Onslow County for those living with lupus, their family and caregivers.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Colombia kicks off 1st clean needle program for drug addicts
Health professionals began distributing clean needles to heroin addicts in five Colombian cities on Wednesday, after the launch of a new program to reduce the spread of HIV and Hepatitis, local media reports.
5 of Colombia's hottest dances taking place outside the World Cup
Colombia's national team has impressed the world with the celebratory cumbia dance during the World Cup, but anyone who has peered into a sweaty Cali salsa bar or hung out in a public square in Bogota will tell you that Colombia's best moves happen off the soccer field.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Colombians get time off to see match
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has given government workers Friday afternoon off to watch the national team play Brazil in the quarter-finals of the football World Cup.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Quantic Marries Colombian Rhythms With Electronic Textures, Performs Tonight
The English producer, DJ, composer, and musician Will Holland spent the past seven years writing, performing, and recording music largely in Cali, Colombia, surrounded by local and regional artists, designed mostly for home listening.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Quantic: Show Preview
QuanticWith DJ Cali and Cecil . 9 p.m. Thursday, June 26, at The New Parish, Oakland.
Hilton Worldwide Set to Triple Presence in Peru and Chile with Signing of Eight Hampton Hotels
The agreement is a continuation of the partnership between Hilton Worldwide and Colombia-based Metro Hotels, which last week opened Hampton by Hilton Cali, Colombia.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
US Declares End of Cali Cartel's Business Empire
The Cali-Cartel had been formed in the early 1970's by Jonathan Almanza-Orejuela and Jose Santacruz-Londono.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
How Four Cities in the Global South are Fighting Youth Unemployment
According to the International Labour Organization, over 70 million 15-24 year olds worldwide are unemployed .
Thu Jun 19, 2014
U.S. drops sanctions on Colombia drug cartel
The United States on Thursday dropped almost all remaining sanctions on the Colombian Cali drug cartel in the single largest delisting in the history of the U.S. sanctions programs.
The Miami Herald
Sanctions lifted on 308 linked to drug cartel
Dr. Antonella Tosti, professor of clinical dermatology at the University of Miami Hospital, demonstrates the trichoscopy method of diagnosing scalp and hair diseases.