| Jun 15, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos appeared headed for a reelection victory Sunday in a runoff against former Finance Minister Oscar Ivan Zuluaga, according to early returns.
With 88% of votes counted, Santos had 50.7% of the vote versus 45.1% for...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 10:12 PM
In a strong show of support for peace negotiations with leftist rebels, Colombians gave President Juan Manuel Santos a solid reelection victory against a former finance minister Sunday.
With nearly all ballots counted, Santos had 50.9% to Oscar Ivan...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 3:54 PM
When Colonel Aureliano Buendía faced the firing squad, time slipped away, and his life became a dream. Before him rose the mythical town of Macondo and its retinue of gypsies and their pipes and kettle drums and magical inventions.
Of course Buendía's...
| May 14, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to later-life romantic comedy "The Mystery of Happiness," a Disney release in Argentina and the latest laffer from one of the best-known voices of the new Argentine cinema, Daniel Burman.
HBO has acquired U.S....
| May 17, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Colombia is the location du jour for a growing number of international filmmakers thanks to a film law launched in January 2013 and an incentive package that consists of a 40% cash rebate on qualified spend and a 20% cash rebate on logistical expenditures...
| May 3, 2014
| 8:56 AM
In 1968, decades before "latte" and "barista" became everyday terms, Herbert Hyman and his wife, Mona, opened a small store in the tony Westside district of Brentwood to sell coffee — not the tasteless grounds of uncertain provenance that...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:06 AM
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — With a spectacular swivel-and-strike, James Rodriguez provided one of the highlights of the World Cup and gave Brazil reason to worry.
Rodriguez scored one of the best goals of the tournament and added a second to put...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:48 AM
Seven Colombian taxi drivers charged with murder in the death of an off-duty U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent were extradited Tuesday to stand trial in Virginia, capping a case that highlighted the pervasive danger of kidnapping in this Andean...
| May 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
MAITE ALBERDI, DIRECTOR
Resonant docu-feature "Tea Time," now in post-production, about old dears who've had a cuppa together for decades, stood out at pix-in-post showcase BAL Goes to Cannes. Now shooting "Children," about a group of youngsters with...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:59 AM
La propuesta de adquisición de AT&T Inc por DirecTV dará el proveedor estadounidense de servicios inalámbricos un punto de apoyo en América Latina, una región que ofrece un importante potencial de crecimiento de la televisión de pago y la banda ancha...
| Apr 27, 2014
The first time I met Gabriel García Márquez, then an unknown writer in Mexico, was on July 6, 1962, in the office of the producer of Luis Buñuel's movie "Viridiana." I remember the date well because after noticing the headline, Gabo asked to borrow the...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:43 PM
A pastry chef is planning to open a bakery in Homer Glen that will feature healthy recipes and Colombian coffee in a European-style setting.
Martha Mejia plans to open Artesa Bakery on May 3 at 14045 S. Bell Road in Homer Glen.
Mejia said her shop...