A cat in Bogota, Colombia, is being credited with saving a little boy’s life after security footage uploaded to Facebook last Friday showed it leap in front of the one-year-old to keep him from falling down a staircase.
Brazil voted for the first time with the United States on Thursday against an annual United Nations resolution condemning and calling for an end to Washington's economic embargo on communist-run Cuba, while Colombia and Ukraine abstained.
Colombian Defense Minister Guillermo Botero said on Wednesday he would resign in the midst of mounting political pressure over alleged extrajudicial killings and the threat that Congress could force him out.
Investigadores en Colombia y Estados Unidos descubrieron a una mujer con una mutación genética extraña que la ha protegido de la demencia a pesar de que su cerebro ha desarrollado características neurológicas significativas de la enfermedad.
Colombia said on Tuesday it would speed social investment of $391.6 million earmarked for southwestern Cauca province, where indigenous communities and political candidates have been recent targets for violence by crime gangs and dissident rebels.
Banco BTG Pactual SA
, Latin America's largest independent investment
bank, plans to boost lending outside Brazil to offset growing
domestic competition as the economy improves, Chief Financial
Officer Joao Dantas said on Tuesday.
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