Barcelona Guayaquil 1 – Deportivo Quito 0 (Campeonato Ecuatoriano, May 24, 2013) Ariel Nahuelpan won it for Barcelona with the only goal of the game, controlling and finishing well under pressure.
This is what you call a ‘follow through’. El Nacional’s game against Barcelona SC in Ecuador’s Serie A was a bit heated. El Nacional’s Javier Chila went to clear a loose ball, but as he swung back, Barcelona’s Ariel Nahuelpan jumped in two footed. By the looks of it, Chila swung his leg karate-style by [...]
Ecuador's space agency achieved a big milestone a month ago when it launched its first-ever satellite into space. Little Pegasus, a cube-shaped device weighing less than 3 pounds, had been happily transmitting photos and playing the Ecuadorean national anthem in orbit ever since—until it apparently smashed into the fuel...
Chevron's relationships in Ecuador, Argentina, and Brazil, while still imperfect, are looking far more positive than they did just a year ago.
Magnitude mb 4.8Region ECUADORDate time 2013-05-24 05:42:08.0 UTCLocation 1.66 S ; 78.27 WDepth 30 kmDistances 38 km SW of Puyo, Ecuador / pop: 24,881 / local time: 00:42:08.0 2013-05-24
Ecuador official says Pegaso survived crash with remains of S14 rocket, but is damaged and unable to transmit signal.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Police rescued a businessman from a New York City warehouse where he had been held captive for a month by kidnappers who demanded a $3 million ransom from his family in Ecuador, authorities said.
Kidnappers had demanded a $3 million ransom from his family in Ecuador, police say.
Last month, a Queens man was grabbed off the street, thrown into an SUV, and then taken to a warehouse where he was burned with acid and beaten, while his kidnappers tried to get $3 million from the man's relatives in Ecuador in exchange for a safe release. Read more...
Via the BBC: Ecuador Pegasus satellite fears over space debris crash The nano-satellite, called Pegasus, was launched from the Jiuquan spaceport in China less than a month ago. It is Ecuador’s first and only satellite in orbit. Experts said Pegasus … Continue reading ?
Authorities say two New York City men and a New Jersey man kidnapped another man off a Queens street in broad daylight and held him for over a month, demanding $3 million from his family in Ecuador as ransom.Queens District AttorneyShow More Summary
"14 million" is a citizen initiative that seeks to protect the rights of the family by opposing the free distribution of the day-after pill and other family planning policies in Ecuador. Even though part of the citizenry supports the movement, others -including President Rafael Correa- reject the group's ideas.
How sweet it is to see this crazed liberal plot to bilk Chevron, with the cahoots and participation of Ecuador’s executive and judicial branches, continue to come apart at its seamy seams. This caper (which I have written about before)...Show More Summary
Spending the night at 9,000 feet in elevation at the Mammoth Mountain ski resort reminded me of the time I stayed in Quito, Ecuador (9,350 feet). I walked around Quito feeling naturally high with dreamy thoughts floating around my head and big picture ideas jotted down in my journals. I bought a painting in Quito [...]Show More Summary
JAMES GORDON MEEK reports: WASHINGTON – A $625,000 gold shipment vanished early Tuesday in a brazen heist at Miami International Airport after it arrived aboard a jet from Ecuador, police said. As the FBI confirmed it was leading the hunt for the crooks, the pool...
Magnitude mb 4.3Region ECUADORDate time 2013-05-14 13:16:35.0 UTCLocation 1.14 S ; 77.48 WDepth 171 kmDistances 41 km SE of Tena, Ecuador / pop: 17,172 / local time: 08:16:35.0 2013-05-14
Pushing the potential of prefabrication and modular production to its extreme, this lovely home was constructed using a single repeated module that transforms in function depending on its orientation. In one dwelling, Jose María Sáez has created continuous surfaces, storage slots and living facades that are all made of the same basic concrete block, twisted, turned and [...]
It was after midnight, and our plane was having trouble negotiating the dense clouds sitting in the high mountain valley of Quito, Ecuador. One pass, then another, then one more, all proved too risky to attempt landing.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Chevron Allegations: Chevron Corp. on Friday accused Patton Boggs of fraud in a case that ended in a $19 billion environmental pollution judgment against the oil company in Ecuador, The Litigation Daily reports. Ginsburg Roe: U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth...