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Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies

Former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe on Gabriel Garcia Marquez: 'Maestro García Márquez, thanks forever, millions of people around the world fell in love with our country fascinated by your writing' (translated) - @AlvaroUribeVel

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Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez: 'One thousand years of solitude and sadness at the death of the greatest Colombian of all time' (translated) - @JaunManSantos

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Mexico City, Distrito Federal, MX

Colombian novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez, 87, has been hospitalized in Mexico City - @AP

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literature

Federal health officials say Colombian novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez has been hospitalized in Mexico City - @AP

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8.2 magnitude earthquake off Chile, April 1, 2014

Tsunami warnings cancelled for Chile, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Honduras, Antarctica, Pitcairn, French Polynesia - @NWS_PTWC

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8.2 magnitude earthquake off Chile, April 1, 2014

Tsunami warning expanded to Colombia, Panama following earthquake; tsunami watch now includes Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica - @NWS_PTWC

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8.2 magnitude earthquake off Chile, April 1, 2014

Tsunami watch expanded to include Nicaragua, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Panama and Colombia following earthquake off Chile - @NWS_PTWC

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Chile

RT @CCTV_America: #BREAKING #Tsunami #Warning: Chile, Peru, Ecuador. Tsunami Watch in Effect: Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua http:… - @cctvnews

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8.2 magnitude earthquake off Chile, April 1, 2014

Tsunami warning issued after major earthquake for Chile, Peru, Ecuador; watch for Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica - @NOAA

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Bogota, Distrito Especial, CO

Embattled mayor of Bogota, Colombia, loses bid to stay in office as President Juan Manuel Santos refuses to heed Inter-American Human Rights Commission ruling - @AP

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Venezuela political protests 2014

Secretary of State John Kerry says he is discussing Venezuela mediation with Colombia and other countries - @Reuters

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Colombia

Attackers fire at convoy of left-wing Colombia presidential candidate Aida Avella, police say - @Reuters

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Colombia

Magnitude 5.7 earthquake shakes eastern Colombia; no reports of injuries or damage - USGS

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Colombia

5 killed, 12 injured after landslide at illegal gold mining pit in southwestern Colombia - @AP

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Colombia, FARC peace talks

Colombian government, FARC guerrilla negotiators say they are making progress in talks over drug trade - @Reuters

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Colombia

Magnitude 5.5 earthquake reported near Aratoca, Colombia - @USGS

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Chile

Ruble, Chilean and Colombian pesos hit 4-year lows against dollar, lira and rand pare losses following earlier 1% fall - @CNBCWorld

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Colombia

Colombia military kills 14 guerrillas in bombing, ground attack on insurgent camp in state bordering Venezuela - @AP

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Colombia

Colombia orders US-based coal producer Drummond to stop loading coal in ports after environmental rule breach - @BBCBusiness

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Colombia

Diomedes Diaz, acclaimed performer of Colombia's accordion-heavy vallenato music, dies at 56 - @AP

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