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14 Yr-Old Found Chained, Guarded by 11 Yr-Old Sibling, Dad Claims Its to Fight His Drug Addiction

14 Yr-Old Found Chained, Guarded by 11 Yr-Old Sibling, Dad Claims Its to Fight His Drug Addiction

Colombian police discovered a 14-year-old bound to a pole by iron chains held with padlocks, being guarded by his 11 year-old brother since the night before. continue reading »

Another Two-Headed Baby Born in Latin America! This One is Colombian (VIDEO)

Another Two-Headed Baby Born in Latin America! This One is Colombian (VIDEO)

22-year-old Yorlibeth Altamar Góngora from Sincelejo, Colombia gave birth to a baby girl with two heads last Thursday. continue reading »

Colombian Marines Seize 32 Homemade Bombs

Colombian Marines Seize 32 Homemade Bombs

Marines found 32 homemade bombs containing a total of 130 kilos of explosives in a rural area outside Tumaco, a port city on Colombia's Pacific coast, the navy said Sunday. continue reading »

MEET Carlos “Flaco” Hincapié Current Leader of “Your Big Year” Global Competition (VIDEO)

MEET Carlos “Flaco” Hincapié Current Leader of “Your Big Year” Global Competition (VIDEO)

Carlos is competing to win the grand prize: a 1 year-long trip to 5 continents to volunteer and work with community and world leaders to positively impact 20M people. continue reading »

More Than a Dozen Fake Cheerleaders From Colombia Arrested or Deported

More Than a Dozen Fake Cheerleaders From Colombia Arrested or Deported

Earlier this year, 16 people pretended to be cheerleaders traveling from Colombia to U.S. for a cheer competition. However, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials foiled their plan, and last week announced that the last member of the group pled guilty to visa fraud. continue reading »

Massive Colombian Pothole Eats Car (VIDEO)

Massive Colombian Pothole Eats Car (VIDEO)

A giant hole opened in the middle of a Downtown Bogotá street and swallowed a family car. Four people were pulled out of the wreck unharmed. continue reading »

Police Man Kidnapped by FARC Leaves Journal for Daughter (VIDEO)

Police Man Kidnapped by FARC Leaves Journal for Daughter (VIDEO)

Officer Yesid Edgar Duarte, who was shot in cold blood by Colombian FARC last month, spent every night of his 13 years in captivity writing and drawing for his little girl. continue reading »

Adopted Sons Returned to NY Times Reporter Chandler Burr

Adopted Sons Returned to NY Times Reporter Chandler Burr

Burr travelled to Colombia in March 2011 to adopt the two young boys. While still in country finalizing the adoption and Visa in the US, Burr went to retrieve the boys passports continue reading »

Join Juanes Onstage in New “Unplugged” Special

Join Juanes Onstage in New “Unplugged” Special

Juanes has invited fans to take part in a contest in which the winner gets to sing one of the artist's hit tunes in a duet with him in an "unplugged" special that the Colombian singer will shoot next February for MTV. continue reading »

iTunes Store Opens in Latin America

iTunes Store Opens in Latin America

Yesterday, Latin American iTunes Store users could only download apps for their Apple devices; today, they can purchase music, movies, TV shows and more! At midnight this morning, the iTune continue reading »

‘Quickie Tents’ Become a Problem in Colombian Public Park

‘Quickie Tents’ Become a Problem in Colombian Public Park

According to watchmen at Bogotá’s Simón Bolívar Park, out of every 10 tents installed in the park, 4 are used by couples to have sexual intercourse. continue reading »

Shakira Debuts New Haircut at Spanish Awards Gala

Shakira Debuts New Haircut at Spanish Awards Gala

Shakira was impressive Friday with her glittery sequined dress and new haircut at the Gala of Los 40 Principales Prizes, on the eve of the big soccer match between her boyfriend's Barcelona squad and Real Madrid. continue reading »

Rebel Landmines Kill Colombian Soldiers

Rebel Landmines Kill Colombian Soldiers

Two Colombian soldiers were killed and four others were injured by landmines planted by leftist FARC guerrillas in the northeastern province of Norte de Santander, the military said Friday. continue reading »

Juanes to Record ‘Greatest Hits’ Mtv Unplugged

Juanes to Record ‘Greatest Hits’ Mtv Unplugged

The Colombian singer personally asked Juan Luis Guerra to be in charge of the direction and production of the album, to be recorded in February 2012. continue reading »

Colombian Psychologist Targeting Kids 6-9 to STEAL THEIR BABY TEETH

Colombian Psychologist Targeting Kids 6-9 to STEAL THEIR BABY TEETH

Colombian Psychologist Carlos Saavedra has been labeled “Ratón Pérez” (Tooth Fairy) after several outraged parents accuse him of stealing their kids’ baby teeth! continue reading »