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Colombia voters reject FARC peace plan: near-full results

Colombian voters rejected a peace deal with communist FARC rebels Sunday, near-complete referendum results indicated, unexpectedly blasting away what the government hoped would be a historic end to the 52-year conflict. Reversing the trend of earlier opinion polls, voters appeared to have narrowly defied the government's pleas for a new era of peace in the South American country.
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