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    Report: Bloomberg: BMW, Ferrari, VW cars use tungsten mined by terrorists

    Bloomberg Markets is reporting that BMW, Volkswagen and Ferrari have been using tungsten ore sourced from Colombia's FARC rebel terrorists. The extensive story focuses on Colombia's illegal mining trade and calls into question the provenance of the rare ore that is used not only in crankshaft ...

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    Report: Ex-GM workers in Colombia sew mouths shut in hunger strike [w/video]

    Seven Colombian men, all former General Motors employees, have sewn their mouths shut as part of a hunger strike that is now in its third week. The demonstrators, stationed outside the U.S. embassy in Bogota, are protesting their termination from the GM Colmotores plant. As reported by The ...

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    Video: Tennessee man attempts murder with truck by driving through store

    Have you ever watched something only to think, What the heck is that guy smoking? Well that wouldn't come even close to explaining this latest incident as seen here on a store's surveillance cameras. One Erik Whittaker, 40, intentionally drove his Toyota Tundra pickup straight through the front ...

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    REPORT: Former racer Ricardo Londoño murdered in Colombia

    News reports from Colombia indicate that former racing driver Ricardo "Cichilla" Londoño has been gunned down outside his hotel in San Bernardo del Viento in an apparent drug-related killing this past Saturday.Londoño is perhaps best known for being Colombia's first official Formula ...

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    Cars are an unnecessary evil

    At a recent gathering at the United Nations World Urban Forum, representatives cheered to one single theme: The automobile has put us (humanity) on the road to destruction.The most ardent enemy of the automobile was Enrique Penalosa (pictured). He espoused the idea that streets be 'returned' to the ...


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