| Apr 17, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Colombian author and journalist Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1982 for his novel "100 Years of Solitude," died Thursday. He was 87 and had been recovering from a recent bout with pneumonia at his Mexico City home in the days...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:29 AM
Personalidades del mundo de la cultura desde India a América, pasando por África, han lamentado el fallecimiento de Gabriel García Márquez, el más internacional de los escritores colombianos que con “Cien años de soledad” (1967) fue reconocido...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Cinema in Peru, long a bastion of weighty dramas that focus on issues like terrorism, poverty, class differences and race, is undergoing a revolution of sorts as a growing number of filmmakers tap into the tastes of local audiences and find fresh...
| Apr 20, 2014
— The rules of business in Bogota in the 1990s reached far beyond balance sheets and profit margins.
If you could afford an armored car, you bought one. If you had the means to move your family to Miami, you did. On weekend trips, you either...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:43 PM
A pastry chef is planning to open a bakery in Homer Glen that will feature healthy recipes and Colombian coffee in a European-style setting.
Martha Mejia plans to open Artesa Bakery on May 3 at 14045 S. Bell Road in Homer Glen.
Mejia said her shop...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 8:02 AM
Under cover of night, speed boats sneak into Florida coves and inlets, hauling bundles of marijuana and cocaine.
Drugs wash up on shore. Radar aircraft hover, searching for smugglers. And beachgoers stumble onto abandoned bundles of contraband.
| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:29 PM
BOGOTA, Colombia — Attacks by insurgents on Colombia's oil pipelines and labor force could intensify before May's presidential election and June's 50th anniversary of the founding of the country's largest rebel group, analysts said Friday.
| Apr 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Viacom International Media Networks has tapped former Telemundo programming exec Maria Iregui to serve as brand manager and senior VP of programming and production for MTV Latin America, overseeing content and creative development.
Iregui succeeds former...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 11:30 AM
CARACAS, Venezuela -- The first face-to-face meeting between Venezuela's government and the political opposition since violent protests erupted in February are scheduled to start late Thursday, with the proceedings mediated by three Latin American foreign...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 5:10 PM
CARACAS, Venezuela — A marathon meeting between President Nicolas Maduro and opposition leaders that ended early Friday kept alive the possibility of a compromise between the two sides to halt Venezuela's slide toward anarchy.
Maduro hosted 11...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
An at-risk teen learns a lesson about values, the importance of community, and the liberating power of art in "Mateo," a straightforward social-issues drama from Colombia-born, NYU- and La Femis-trained helmer Maria Gamboa. Told with passion and...