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...disappearance had been front-page news, with his family originally speculating that he had been abducted after leaving his Bogota home in a taxi.An autopsy has been performed, though police did not release findings.Lobbyist with gun at Capitol avoids...

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...

Lee Westwood shares lead in European Tour event

...145. Oliver Wilson, another former Jaguar, missed the cut by a shot after rounds of 73-74?147. WEB.COM TOUR: In Bogota, Colombia, Steve Marino fired his second consecutive bogey-free 67 and grabbed the clubhouse lead in the rain-delayed...

Lee Westwood, Graeme McDowell share lead in Malaysia

...Kang Sung-hoon.Oliver Wilson and Scott Jamieson ? two former Augusta State golfers ? both shot 73. WEB.COM TOUR: In Bogota, Colombia, former USC Aiken All-American Roberto Diaz fired a course-record 9-under-par 62 to take a three-shot...

Austrian Bernd Wiesberger leads by two in Malaysia

...round with two holes left. Gal had nine holes to go, Pancake 11, Shon eight, Kim 11, and Delacour six. WEB.COM TOUR: In Bogota, Colombia, no one finished their third round in the Colombia Championship before darkness forced play to be suspended.Chase...

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...

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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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