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News Topic - Uruguay

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Colombian Ciro Guerras Embrace of the Serpent Sweeps the 3rd Platino Awards PUNTA DEL ESTE, Uruguay —Making good on its Academy Award nomination, Ciro Guerras Embrace of the Serpent swept the 3rd Platino Ibero-American Film Awards on Sunday night in Uruguay, winning in seven of the eight categories for which it was up for a | Jul 25, 2016 03:41 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Platino Awards: Telefe, Telefonica Studios Board Ricardo Darin Starrer Black Snow PUNTA DEL ESTE, Uruguay Argentine TV network Telefe and Telefonica Studios have boarded Martin Hodara’s thriller Black Snow, starring Ricardo Darin, signing on as co-production partners. Axel Kuschevatzky announced the deal to Variety at Punta del E | Jul 24, 2016 2:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Elias recovers in time to upset top-seeded Cuevas in Umag UMAG, Croatia (AP) Gastao Elias won a dramatic tiebreaker to upset top-seeded Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay in the second round of the Croatia Open on Thursday.
Fox Sports | Jul 21, 2016 8:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Uruguay marijuana growers compete in Cannabis Cup MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) Uruguay is home to the world's first government-regulated national marketplace for pot, so it's not surprising that growers have a competition for best marijuana.
Yahoo! News | Jul 19, 2016 10:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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For local undocumented immigrants, high court deadlock brings back fears FITCHBURG -- In July 2002, Laura, a young mother, fled Uruguay with her two children. She had been living in Montevideo, the capital city, where she couldn't find work, couldn't trust the police, and went without food so her children could eat.
Sentinel & Enterprise | Jul 16, 2016 9:03 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Fitchburg, Massachusetts
David Squires on ... the Socceroos' 2006 World Cup playoff against Uruguay In the latest of his cartoons about classic Australian sporting moments, David Squires turns his attention to the Socceroos famous victory over Uruguay at the end of 2005. And you can find Davids archive of Australian sport cartoons here Continue reading.
The Guardian | Jul 13, 2016 8:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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US envoy in Uruguay concerned over missing ex-Gitmo prisoner MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) The new U.S. ambassador in Uruguay expressed concerns Monday about the lack of information on one of six former Guantanamo prisoners who were resettled in the South American country after being released by U.S. authorities in Dece
Yahoo! News | Jul 11, 2016 10:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Yemeni Guantánamo Prisoner Is Transferred to Italy After 14 Years The latest transfer from the military prison came at a time of heightened scrutiny after a former prisoner there disappeared after being resettled in Uruguay.
New York Times | Jul 10, 2016 7:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Uruguay: The little country that changed tobacco laws Uruguay won a major case against Philip Morris in a World Bank ruling that could embolden other small countries that want to deter tobacco use.
The Christian Science Monitor | Jul 9, 2016 8:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Uruguay wins dispute with tobacco giant Philip Morris Tobacco giant Philip Morris has lost an international dispute surrounding the sale of cigarettes in Uruguay and must continue to cover packs sold in the South American country with graphic warning labels and restrict its... | Jul 9, 2016 12:05 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Wichita Falls, Texas