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Stories with place: Bogota
  • China premier arrives in Colombia as part of investment tour 
    Updated: May-21-15 9:34 pm

    BOGOTA, Colombia - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang vowed to deepen economic ties with Colombia during a visit to the Andean nation Thursday as part of his four-nation South American tour aimed at boosting trade and investment.

  • Colombia arrests woman wanted in 2007 New Jersey death 
    Updated: May-21-15 6:58 pm

    BOGOTA, Colombia - Police have arrested a former New Jersey resident wanted in the U.S. to face charges over the 2007 death of a woman on whom she allegedly performed plastic surgery without a medical license, Colombian officials said Thursday.

  • Colombia bishop offends both Catholics, gays with remarks 
    Updated: May-15-15 4:23 pm

    BOGOTA, Colombia - A prestigious Roman Catholic bishop has managed to offend both conservative Catholics and members of Colombia's gay community during a speech intended to denounce discrimination based on sexual orientation.

  • Colombia suspending use of anti-coca herbicide story has photos
    Updated: May-09-15 2:56 pm

    BOGOTA, Colombia - Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos announced Saturday he is halting use of a herbicide that has been a key part of U.S.-financed efforts to wipe out cocaine crops, saying the country will seek other ways to destroy coca plants.

  • Colombia officials say stolen Garcia Marquez book recovered 
    Updated: May-08-15 7:14 pm

    BOGOTA, Colombia - Colombia's National Police force says authorities have recovered a valuable first edition copy of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's masterpiece "One Hundred Years of Solitude."