...International Cycling Union president.The uniform, with a flesh-colored section between stomach and thighs, was worn by IDRD-Bogota Humana-San Mateo-Solgar riders at the Tour of Tuscany in Italy over the weekend.UCI President Brian Cookson wrote on his...

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...

Latin Americans look past rivalry, root for Argentina in World Cup final

BOGOTA, Colombia - With a reputation for arrogance and illusions of European-styled grandeur, Argentines have long been the objects...

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...


...he faced and converted five of his seven chances to beat the seventh-ranked Spaniard in the clay court tournament.? In Bogota, Colombia, wild card Bernard Tomic denied Ivo Karlovic's attempt to retain his Claro Open Colombia title, beating the second-seeded...

SC Guard unit turns wrenches with Colombian army

...and small caliber weapons. It worked on a military base in the city of Melgar, about 60 miles southwest of the capital of Bogota.In the U.S. military, King said, maintenance crews ideally deploy as a supporting unit for a combat group that uses the...

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...

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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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