Fashionable armor is big business in Bogota

BOGOTA, Colombia -- Miguel Caballero steps up...for his venture as a university student in Bogota. He noticed that campus security guards...first product, a bulletproof sweater, to Bogota businessman Hugo Giraldo in 1993. "It...

Mary Duncan

...Knoxville, Tn. and John V. Duncan, Columbia, SC. She was blessed with the love of her nieces and of the Valderrama family of Bogota, Colombia. She was predeceased by her brother, Richard L. Free, Jr., and sisters Louise F. Wallace, and Alice F. Amerson...

New coffee shop idea brews in Colombia

BOGOTA, Colombia - Call it cappuccino with a conscience...open the sleek, spacious flagship shop in Bogota's financial district Wednesday by serving...popularity since the first one opened at Bogota's international airport in December 2002...

Celebrity contestants plead to be expelled from 'Survivor'-type show

BOGOTA, Colombia -- The bugs - both the ones...constantly," she said after returning to Bogota, Colombia's cosmopolitan capital...celebrity status in 2000 when he was elected to Bogota's city council, lost his false teeth...

Competition leads to pesticide use

BOGOTA, Colombia - It's probably the last thing most people think about when buying...dizzy spells and repeated falls in 1997 while working at a flower farm outside Bogota. During the peak season before Valentine's Day, she said, her employer...

Techbits: Mitnick felled, New Wikis and more

Famed hacker felled by the flu BOGOTA, Colombia - This Andean highlands capital has twice felled famed...tests after experiencing chest pains and elevated blood pressure. Bogota's 8,700-foot elevation and a prescription drug Mitnick was...

Life & style
Latin America battles with Y2K

BOGOTA, Colombia -- Uncertain their radars' Year 2000 computer problems will be solved, air traffic controllers in this Andean nation...

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Rueda hired as Colombia coach

BOGOTA, Colombia -- Reinaldo Rueda was promoted Friday to coach of Colombia's national soccer team after leading the Under-20 squad...

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Zuluaga advances to quarter finals of Copa Colsanitas

BOGOTA, Colombia -- Top-seeded Fabiola Zuluaga of Colombia routed Alyona Bondarenko of Ukraine 6-0, 6-0 Thursday to advance to...

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Let the Weinbergers grieve in peace

I follow your online newspaper from Bogota¡, in Colombia, South America. I used to live in Augusta, and spent the best four...us grieve in peace get over this. You should do the same. Natalya Delgado Chegwin Bogota, Colombia