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Friday Jul 18 | The Miami Herald

A taste of Ecuador: volcanoes, vegetables and historic haciendas

American and LAN airlines fly nonstop from Miami to Quito in just over four hours; several airlines make the trip in five to 10 hours with a connecting flight.


Related Topix: Travel, Ecuador Travel, Life, Food, Vegetables, World News, South America Travel, Ecuador, Quito, Ecuador Travel, Home Gardening, Home

Wed Jul 16, 2014

AGA News

Your Move/Readers Write: Quito Go Tourney, Anyone?

"I am tentatively planning to attend the 16th Ibero-American Go Tournament in Quito, Ecuador this October and wonder whether there may be other AGA members who might also be interested in making the trip," Bob Gilman writes.


Related Topix: Ecuador, World News

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Ecuador's Diario HOY moves online: A sign of more to come in Latin America?

A man in Quito, Ecuador reads the newspaper at Independence square also known as Plaza Grande.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Ecuador, Journalism

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Cape Coral Daily Breeze

Former resident pleads guilty to setting up - sex tours'

Last week, Patrick R. Minga, 50, entered the plea to attempting to induce and facilitate, for his own financial gain, the travel of an individual from Brevard County, Fla., to Quito, Ecuador, so that the individual could engage in illicit sexual conduct with minor girls, according to federal officials.


Related Topix: Brevard County, FL, World News, Ecuador

Tue Jun 24, 2014

CPJ Press Freedom Online

Blog: Ecuador's year-old media law stifles in-depth reporting

Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa generated little actual news during a two-day trip to Chile last month.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Ecuador, Rafael Correa, Journalism

Sun Jun 22, 2014


Growth Hormone Defect May Protect against Diabetes, Cancer in Unique Ecuador Population

People who lack growth hormone receptors also appear to have marked insulin sensitivity that prevents them from developing diabetes and lowers their risk for cancer, despite their increased percentage of body fat, new research finds.


Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Endocrinology, Genetics, World News, Ecuador