Quito, Ecuador Newswire

Quito, Ecuador Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Quito, Ecuador.

Results 1 - 20 of 456 in Quito, Ecuador

  1. Nasa Finder Technology Aids Search Following Mexico EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Space Ref

    ... Credit: SpecOps Group, Inc A second company, R4 Incorporated, sold FINDER units to the fire department of Quito, Ecuador, after responding to an earthquake there last year. David Lewis, president and CEO of R4, said the Quito fire department had ...

    Comment?

  2. Rio women fall to No. 20 MarianRead the original story

    Friday | Tri-County News

    ... her two markers with 11:08 left before the intermission when she eluded Rio junior goal keeper Andrea Vera (Quito, Ecuador) and fired a shot which deflected off the post and into the goal for a 2-0 advantage. That's how things stayed until Newton ...

    Comment?

  3. Happy Equinox! Here's how quickly the days are getting shorter where you liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Post

    ... depth of the curve vary by a location's latitude how far north it is. In places close to the equator, such as Quito, Ecuador, the curve essentially flattens out to a straight line because days last roughly 12 hours all year long. Farther north in ...

    Comment?

  4. Portland Timbers to celebrate life of original investor Augusto Proano before Orlando game SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | OregonLive.com

    ... Timbers was less about good business and more about his deep passion for the sport. Proano, who was born in Quito, Ecuador on January 9, 1926, remained committed throughout his life to bringing soccer to the Northwest. He was a pioneer in ...

    Comment?

  5. Parkland professor spends summers teaching children of migrant farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The News-Gazette

    ... annual Immigrant Welcome Awards Ceremony. A married dad with two sons, the 46-year-old Larenas was born in Quito, Ecuador, but his parents moved to the U.S. when he was a toddler. He grew up in Skokie, one of three sons in his family, with his ...

    Comment?

  6. Happy Equinox! Here's how quickly the days are getting shorter where you live.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Washington Post

    ... of the curve vary by a location's latitude - how far north it is. In places close to the equator, such as Quito, Ecuador, the curve essentially flattens out to a straight line because days last roughly 12 hours all year long. Farther north in places ...

    Comment?

  7. Honduras President: Trump's Central America Plan Will Not Boost MilitarizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Voice of America

    Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez speaks to reporters at Mariscal Sucre Airport in Quito, Ecuador, May 23, 2017, ahead of Ecuador's presidential inauguration. The Trump administration's effort to combat violence and poverty in Central America will not mean greater militarization in Honduras, the country's president, Juan Orlando Hernandez, said in an interview.

    Comment?

  8. Ecuador Freedom Bike Rental Adds SWM Motorcycles to Its Adventure-Ready FleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | PR.com

    Quito, Ecuador, September 20, 2017 -- -- Ecuador Freedom Bike Rental, the most experienced motorcycle tour operator in Ecuador and provider of the most extensive fleet of rental motorcycles in South America, announced today that it is adding four new motorcycles from the Italian manufacturer SWM to its fleet. The two models selected the RS 650R and the Gran Milano 440 - will add even more riding options for those seeking that rare combination of off-road / on-road excitement that has put Ecuador on the adventure-riding map.

    Comment?

  9. Ecuador president accuses predecessor of planting spy cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | The Washington Post

    In this May 24, 2017 file photo, incoming President Lenin Moreno, right, raises his hand with outgoing President Rafael Correa, during the presidential swearing-in ceremony, in Quito, Ecuador. Moreno angrily denounced Friday, Sept.

    Comment?

  10. Guatemala President Says He Could Veto Contested Graft ReformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Voice of America

    Guatemala's President Jimmy Morales speaks to the media after his arrival at Mariscal Sucre Airport in Quito, Ecuador, May 23, 2017, ahead of Ecuadorean presidential inauguration. Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales said Thursday that he could veto controversial reforms passed by Congress that critics described as a serious setback in the country's fight against political corruption.

    Comment?

  11. Correction: Galapagos-Extinct Turtle storyRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 14 | The Gazette

    ... to restore a tortoise species believed to have been hunted into extinction on Floreana Island in the 1800s QUITO, Ecuador (AP) - Scientists in Ecuador's Galapagos islands are hoping to restore a tortoise species believed extinct since the 1800s. The ...

    Comment?

  12. Woman arrested near Prince Georgea s London schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Pattaya Mail

    ... for violence that has driven nearly 380,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee the country, the government... QUITO, Ecuador (AP) - Scientists in Ecuador's Galapagos islands are hoping to restore a tortoise species believed extinct since the 1800s. The ...

    Comment?

  13. EEC well-received by Japanese investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Pattaya Mail

    ... for violence that has driven nearly 380,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee the country, the government... QUITO, Ecuador (AP) - Scientists in Ecuador's Galapagos islands are hoping to restore a tortoise species believed extinct since the 1800s. The ...

    Comment?

  14. Area officials tour temple before cremationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Pattaya Mail

    ... for violence that has driven nearly 380,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee the country, the government... QUITO, Ecuador (AP) - Scientists in Ecuador's Galapagos islands are hoping to restore a tortoise species believed extinct since the 1800s. The ...

    Comment?

  15. Scientists hope to restore extinct Galapagos tortoiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... be lost forever, but its genetic trail was found by chance on Wolf Volcano. (Galapagos National Park via AP) QUITO, Ecuador (AP) - Scientists in Ecuador's Galapagos islands are hoping to restore a tortoise species believed extinct since the 1800s. ...

    Comment?

  16. Colombia Expects Tough Peace Negotiations With ELN RebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Voice of America

    Pablo Beltran, the delegate of the Colombian rebel group ELN, right, talks as the Colombian government delegate Juan Camilo Restrepo, center, and Ecuador's Foreign Minister Fernanda Espinosa listen during a press conference at the foreign ministry in Quito, Ecuador, June 30, 2017. Negotiating peace with Colombia's largest active rebel group, the ELN, will be tougher than the recent successful talks with FARC guerrillas because of the ELN's diffuse chain of command and radical ideology, the chief government negotiator said.

    Comment?

  17. Colombia envoy discussing UN help in verifying cease-fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... by the government and rebels from the National Liberation Army, or ELN. The cease-fire deal was struck in Quito, Ecuador, where talks have been taking place since February. The truce is to run through Jan. 12 and can be renewed if both sides agree. ...

    Comment?

  18. Guatemala President Retains Immunity from Prosecution in Graft ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | Voice of America

    Guatemala's President Jimmy Morales speaks to the media after his arrival at Mariscal Sucre Airport in Quito, Ecuador, May 23, 2017. Guatemala's Congress on Monday voted overwhelmingly to preserve President Jimmy Morales' immunity from prosecution after the attorney general submitted a request to investigate him over suspected financing irregularities during his 2015 election campaign.

    Comment?

  19. Buffaloes blank RedStorm womenRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 10 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... be the game's lone goal. Lee was making her first start in goal for Rio while regular net-minder Andrea Vera (Quito, Ecuador) was serving a one-game suspension after receiving a red card in Thursday's loss at Mount Vernon Nazarene. The RedStorm ...

    Comment?

  20. Your Tap Water May Contain Plastics: ResearchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | News Max

    ... the first three months of the year in Kampala, Uganda; New Delhi, India; Jakarta, Indonesia; Beirut, Lebanon; Quito, Ecuador; several cities in the United States and in seven European countries. By far the majority of particles found were fibres ...

    Comment?