OLD TRAFFORD, MANCHESTER— Radamel Falcao might not have scored against Newcastle on Boxing Day. But there was enough in his performance that hinted the Colombian striker is creeping, gradually, toward his best. United fans want to see...Show More Summary
Mobility for physically and mentally challenged people in Northern Uganda. Widespread humane education in Australia. Community gardens for all in Chico, California. Literacy for children in the Colombian Amazon. Promoting animal kindness in Malawi. Show More Summary
Bogotá, Colombia, December 22, 2014--The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes the conviction of a former high-ranking Colombian intelligence official who on December 19 was sentenced to 11 years in prison for carrying out a campaign of aggression and death threats against investigative journalist Claudia Julieta Duque, according to news reports....
Radamel Falcao clinched a 1-1 draw for Manchester United as 10-man Aston Villa ended their winning run. The Colombian scored just his second United goal, cancelling out Christian Benteke's beautiful opener for the hosts. Gabby Agbonlahor's controversial red card – … Continue reading ?
Manchester United fans have been huge supporters of Radamel Falcao since he joined on loan from Monaco in the summer. The Colombian striker has scored on his last two Premier League starts for Manchester United, but Falcao has been plagued by injury since joining. There is no doubt that Falcao has plenty of goals in […]
Radamel Falcao’s Manchester United career has been rather curious so far. The Colombian arrived at Old Trafford to great fanfare on the final day of the summer transfer window. As of yet, Falcao, dogged by injury, has yet to light up his stay at Manchester United. But, United fans can point to this statistic and […]
A Colombian national, who rented a room in his Barcelona apartment to two American tourists through the AirBnB website, has now been convicted of raping the women. Friday this week, a Spanish court sentenced him to almost 12 years behind bars for his crime. Show More Summary
Colombian World Cup standout James Rodriguez may be the new superstar on Real Madrid’s roster, but he’s apparently not above mocking if he makes an uncharacteristic mistake during practice. That’s exactly what happened Friday while he was standing around with Cristiano Ronaldo, Pepe and other players. Rodriguez whiffed at the ball, holding his leg stiff as […]
There were loads of great athletic celebrations this year, from J.J. Watt hitting the Nae-Nae in the endzone to the entire Colombian soccer team pulling out synchronized Latin dance moves at the World Cup. Unfortunately for some athletes, however, there were other attempts to celebrate on-field accomplishments that went horribly, horribly wrong. Here are the 10 […]
Portuguese daily Record claim on the front page of their Thursday paper that Tottenham are ‘all in’ for FC Porto striker Jackson Martinez. Jackson, the terrific Colombian striker, has long been linked with a move away from the Dragons to the Premier League, whilst this is far from the first time that Tottenham have been linked […]
The thaw between Washington and Cuba finally begins to close a chapter of the Cold War. A ceasefire by leftist rebels in Colombia could close the last one.
Leftist rebels negotiating a peace agreement with the Colombian government on Wednesday declared a unilateral and indefinite cease-fire in hope of drawing a reciprocal halt by the armed forces, something President Juan Manuel Santos has so far resisted.
Freelance writer Karen Attman moved to Venezuela from the United States nearly two decades ago to embrace the ex-pat life and hasn't looked back. She moved her home base to Bogotá in 2012 and and thrives on the Colombian capital's enthusiasm and creativity. Show More Summary
Leftist rebels announce unilateral ceasefire as they pursue talks with Colombian government to end 50-year conflict.
(HAVANA) — Colombian rebels at peace talks with government representatives in Cuba have announced an indefinite, unilateral cease-fire as long as military units don’t attack them. The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia made the announcement in a communique published on its Twitter account Wednesday. Representatives of the rebel group known as the FARC and the…
“Coal means death for us,” one Colombian villager said. “Just like it creates light there, here it generates darkness.”
Falling oil prices are crushing a golden child of Latin America, Colombia. The Colombian peso dipped to its lowest level since 2009 last week. It traded at 2413.75 to the US dollar last Thursday morning, after a 5.6 percent depreciation over a five-day period, Businessweek reported. Show More Summary
Manchester United have put six wins on the bounce together, but for Radamel Falcao personally, not all is going so swimmingly. The Colombian has scored just one goal for Manchester United since the big loan move from Monaco and has struggled for fitness in recent weeks. Falcao has been restricted to Manchester United cameos and […]
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. federal appeals court on Monday threw out a human rights lawsuit brought against Occidental Petroleum Corp over allegations that it played a role in killings carried out by the Colombian military in 2004. Show More Summary