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U.S. Cases on the Rise; U.K. Variant in Colombia: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) -- Covid-19 deaths exceeded 3 million, according to Johns Hopkins University data. The burden is being increasingly borne by developing nations, including Brazil, Mexico and Peru. New Delhi recorded a record number of cases, while the U.K. variant was identified in Colombia. Key Developments: Global Tracker : Cases approach 140 million; deaths exceed 3 million Vaccine Tracker : More than 869 million shots given worldwideRelapse concerns stunt air travel reopening J&J’s limbo status crimps

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U.S. Cases on the Rise; U.K. Variant in Colombia: Virus Update

Off-Roader Escapes Decapitation After Recovery Strap Snaps and Flies Through Windshield

A recovery creed: thou shalt use the correct tool to avoid certain death. When out mudding or tackling tough terrain in your vehicle, you might need one of two kinds of straps: tow straps or recovery straps, and there are significant differences in structure and utility. For a group of off-roaders in Colombia, choosing the wrong one could have resulted in a very bad day. As in the worst kind of bad day. In a video published by Off Road Colombia, a Jeep Cherokee is in the mud and another SUV is pulling it out

thedrive.com ,  3h 8
Off-Roader Escapes Decapitation After Recovery Strap Snaps and Flies Through Windshield

Colombia Detects Cases of Covid-19 Variant First Found in U.K. - Bloomberg

Sign up here for our daily coronavirus newsletter on what you need to know, and subscribe to our Covid-19 podcast for the latest news and analysis. Colombian authorities detected the first cases of the Covid-19 variant that emerged in England last year, and warned that it could already be circulating widely in the country. Two samples tested positive for the B.1.1.7 variant in the department of Caldas, Health Minister Fernando Ruiz said Friday evening. While the strain isn’t more deadly than other variants,

bloomberg.com ,  3h 1
Colombia Detects Cases of Covid-19 Variant First Found in U.K. - Bloomberg

# Covid19Hoy: the world exceeds three million deaths from the virus

This Saturday the world exceeded the barrier of three million deaths due to the coronavirus, according to Johns Hopkins University. Between attempts to curb the virus with worldwide vaccination campaigns and the application of restrictions, Covid-19 continues to advance. In Colombia, the presence of the British variant, more contagious but not more lethal, was confirmed and India continues to record new records in infections and deaths amid the restrictions. The advance of Covid-19 and the damage it causes

pledgetimes.com ,  4h 1
# Covid19Hoy: the world exceeds three million deaths from the virus

Time travel in Colombia: The three lives of the pearl from the holy cross

D.he Tarzan from Mompox is on a journey with no beginning or end. Every day, the young boy with the Johnny Weissmüller figure jumps headlong into the Río Magdalena at the top of the promenade, pats three or four kilometers downstream, swims with iguanas and caimans, then gets out of the water and runs his swim distance back on the promenade, only to jump into the river again and repeat his exercise three times, four times, five times, endless times in a row, as if he were caught in a time loop. Nobody knows

pledgetimes.com ,  5h 0
Time travel in Colombia: The three lives of the pearl from the holy cross

Tapping into the forces behind Colombia's hippo crisis

© Provided by CNN "This is not about the past: The real problems will be in the future. It's about an ecological risk, because these are animals of huge size with the capacity of changing the ecosystem." This warning, from a Colombian biologist specialized in aquatic mammals, is what prompted me to investigate the hippopotami's story. The story of hippos is regular fodder for foreign journalists in Colombia, especially because they were brought to Colombia by Pablo Escobar, the notorious cocaine king of Medellin,

msn.com ,  6h 2
Tapping into the forces behind Colombia's hippo crisis

“Maradona” returns to “Copa America”!

Rida Saleem (Dubai) Voices were raised by naming the late Argentine legend Diego Armando Maradona on the new version of the “Copa America”, which is being held between Argentina and Colombia, a proposal that a large number of former stars are calling for, in honor of the legend who gave a lot to football, not only in South America and Europe. In the whole world. Former Colombian goalkeeper Rene Higuita suggested naming Diego Armando Maradona for the next Copa America, in honor of the football legend who

pledgetimes.com ,  6h 1
“Maradona” returns to “Copa America”!

To the right or to the left? What is the current political map of Latin America

The power of the right-wing in Latin America has been boosted by the victory of Guillermo Lasso, although this may change with upcoming elections in 4 countries in the region. This year, Latin America witnessed important elections for the region. Ballot that Guillermo Lasso was elected As President of Ecuador, and General elections in PeruLeft-wing Pedro Castillo and right-wing Keiko Fujimori, daughter of imprisoned ex-president Alberto Fujimori, went to the second round, the most relevant news was last Sunday,

amicohoops.net ,  7h 0
To the right or to the left? What is the current political map of Latin America

Copa America is as uncertain as ever as pandemic continues in South America

There are eight weeks to go before the kick off of the Copa America -- if it kicks off. The tournament is being co-hosted by Argentina and Colombia, and doubts emerged on Thursday night in a radio interview given by the president of Argentina, Alberto Fernandez. - Fútbol Americas on ESPN+: MLS, Liga MX, USMNT, USWNT, more - ESPN+ viewer's guide: Bundesliga, Serie A, MLS, FA Cup and more "I don't want to frustrate the spectacle which is the Copa America, " he said. "What I want is for us to be very sensible,

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Copa America is as uncertain as ever as pandemic continues in South America

Addressing the chaos at our southern border requires both immigration reform and a Marshall Plan: Letter to the Editor

Reforming immigration law is long overdue for our nation with our unique ancestry from all parts of the world. Our most vexing challenge is the plight of refugees at our southern border, where stabilizing that chaos requires a sustainable economy in Central America. The path to stability is education in the long term, but it also requires short-term security, not so much for the integrity of our border but for the lives of the people who go there seeking refuge. Their plight is the residual stain of our influence

cleveland.com ,  17h 0
Addressing the chaos at our southern border requires both immigration reform and a Marshall Plan: Letter to the Editor

Colombia’s International Boom: 32 New Routes

Colombia is set to have an international expansion, after authorizing 32 new international routes. Photo: Getty Images In the last seven months, Colombia’s Civil Aviation Authority (Aerocivil Colombia) has authorized 32 new international routes by 11 carriers. The new flights are to destinations in the US, Mexico, Ecuador, Venezuela, Peru, Chile, and Curazao. Let’s investigate further. A big international expansion In September, Colombia opened up its airspace, after five months closed, to minimize the impact

simpleflying.com ,  17h 0
Colombia’s International Boom: 32 New Routes

Glyphosate returns to Colombia

Glyphosate fumigations on coca crops in Colombia.EFE A plane crosses the skies, in its path it releases a kind of soft rain, like a serene, but poisonous on nature. The image changes little by little as the gaze fixed on the clouds begins to descend towards the land strewn with red poppies that begin to dry out until they are white and full of streaks. Pedro Ruiz, the Colombian artist has left this warning on his canvases, which is also a symbol created to commemorate the victims of the world wars: the opium

pledgetimes.com ,  19h 4
Glyphosate returns to Colombia

Bach Goes Reggaeton in Sebastián Yatra and Myke Tower’s “Pareja del Año” Duet

Sebastián is flying high off his latest hit “Chica Ideal.” Sebastián and Myke’s worlds collide in “Pareja del Año.” The music video was shot with a full-string orchestra. Exclusive: Maluma Talks “Amor En Coma” with Manuel Turizo and Supporting Colombian Artists Exclusive: Maluma Talks “Amor En Coma” with Manuel Turizo and Supporting Colombian Artists Turizo sounds better than ever on his second album. Manuel and Maluma team up for the emotional “Amor En Coma” music video. Maluma

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Bach Goes Reggaeton in Sebastián Yatra and Myke Tower’s “Pareja del Año” Duet

Covid-19 cases surge in Brazil

Brazil saw its deadliest day this month since the start of the pandemic, with 4,195 people killed in just 24 hours. CNN's Stefano Pozzebon reports from Bogota, Colombia on the latest news about the pandemic in Latin America and South America. Source: CNN

edition.cnn.com ,  22h 4
Covid-19 cases surge in Brazil

Virus Outbreak Colombia

Men walk past a shuttered mall during a strict lockdown to help curb the spread of the new coronavirus, in Bogota, Colombia, Friday, April 16, 2021. A lockdown was reimposed for the weekend after a spike in COVID-19 cases in the Colombian capital, the pandemic’s third peak so far. Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion

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Virus Outbreak Colombia

Mugger unknowingly uses Nazi handgun worth $28,000 to rob victims, gets arrested

Police in Colombia have seized a handgun believed to date back to World War II from a suspected thief. The man was carrying a Luger P08 Parabellum pistol—a weapon favored by Nazi officers—when he was detained by officers in the coastal city of Cartagena. Alex Yesid Álvarez Pérez, 21, is accused of using the weapon, valued at around $28,000, during the attempted robbery of a woman's cellphone. He was charged with trafficking, manufacturing and carrying firearms, parts or ammunition. The suspect was apparently

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Mugger unknowingly uses Nazi handgun worth $28,000 to rob victims, gets arrested

Venezuela border conflict mixes drug trafficking and regime-change ambitions

Colombian navy soldiers watch as Venezuelan migrants cross near the Arauca River, the natural border with Venezuela, in Arauquita, Colombia, March 26, 2021. | Fernando Vergara / AP Since mid-March, Venezuelan army units have been attacking and expelling Colombian operatives active in Apure state, in western Venezuela. Colombians have long used the border regions to prepare cocaine arriving from Colombia and ship it to the United States and Europe. Fighting has subsided; eight Venezuelan troops were killed. Seeking

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Venezuela border conflict mixes drug trafficking and regime-change ambitions

Graphic Images Show How Cocaine Laced With Chemicals Can Rot Skin And Genitals

WARNING: CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES Graphic photos show the damage cocaine can have on the body, with ingredients the drug is sometimes laced found to rot the skin and genital area. According to a new report from The Sun, around two thirds of cocaine that is smuggled into Britain is cut with levamisole, which is fed to cows and horses. Photos published by the British Medical Journal show its impact on the body, with one image showing a woman whose face had begun to rot after she took cocaine cut with the dewormer

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Graphic Images Show How Cocaine Laced With Chemicals Can Rot Skin And Genitals