| Oct 4, 2014
| 8:00 AM
My husband and I took a bike tour in December in Bogotá, Colombia, and it was the highlight of our stay. With our guide, Mike Ceaser of Bogotá Bike Tours, we watched matadors at the Plaza de Toros practice their moves with wheeled mechanical bulls. Mike...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 8:03 AM
BOGOTÁ - Ocho hombres fueron asesinados a balazos en un aparente ajuste de cuentas entre narcotraficantes en las afueras de la ciudad de Cali, en el suroeste de Colombia y antigua sede de un poderoso cártel de la cocaína desarticulado en una ofensiva de...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:47 AM
BOGOTÁ — El presidente colombiano, Juan Manuel Santos, dijo hoy que espera que Estados Unidos y Cuba consigan establecer una relación que permita levantar el embargo económico de Washington a la isla, vigente desde hace más de medio siglo, porque...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Diana Bustamante, one of Colombia's most successful producers, is taking on the artistic helm of the Cartagena Int'l Film Festival (FICCI) next year, replacing Monika Wagenberg, who has ankled to devote more time to her young family.
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Underscoring the priority that some countries are placing on luring production, Colombia's president Juan Manuel Santos met with Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos on Wednesday to talk about a significant cash rebate being given to the upcoming...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Mery Medina has taken on a role in this hyper-violent port city that the Colombian government has been unable to fill: sheltering and counseling women threatened with forced displacement.
There is no shortage of women needing help from Medina and her...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Spain's Piaggiodematei and Colombia's HierroAnimacion are uniting efforts on the project "Troubling Monsters," to be pitched at Toulouse's 25th Cartoon Forum on Thursday 25.
Monsters that could be hidden under kids' beds or in closets trigger lots of fun...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:01 PM
President Nicolas Maduro replaced Venezuela’s petroleum and mining minister, who ran the state-owned oil company, in an apparent move to shore up support for the socialist economic model put in place by late leader Hugo Chavez.
Rafael Ramirez, who...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Top carriers at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport say the newly-opened 8,000-foot-long south runway will help in their South Florida growth plans.
With just days since opening to aircraft traffic Thursday, jetliners are already putting...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 12:34 PM
In 1996, L.A. artist Suzanne Lacy gathered together two teams of players in Oakland for a very unusual basketball game. Part performance art, part social activism, "No Blood/No Foul" brought together a team of cops and a team of Oakland youth for a...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Worsening conditions in Venezuela are causing increasing numbers of Cuban medical personnel working there to immigrate to the United States under a special program that expedites their applications, according to Colombian officials who help process many...