COLOMBIA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COLOMBIA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Starbucks opening in Juan Valdez’s homeland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58190290-79/coffee-starbucks-juan-valdez.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58190290-79/coffee-starbucks-juan-valdez.html.csp">Starbucks opening in Juan Valdez’s homeland</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSHUA GOODMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T10:14:02.563-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 10:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bogota, Colombia • Make room Juan Valdez, it’s time to meet the black-aproned barista. On Wednesday, Starbucks is making its much-anticipated debut in the country synonymous with coffee after years of roasting Colombia’s Arabica beans for billions of java lovers the world over. The three-floor coffee house in Bogota is the first of 50 that the Seattle-based company plans to open here in the next five years. In a nod to the country’s proud coffee-growing tradition, it’s also the only one in the w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581902902014-07-16T10:14:02.563-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T10:14:02.563-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190290@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:14:02 MDT Without Neymar, Brazil plays on against Germany http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58153842-77/brazil-neymar-germany-match.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58153842-77/brazil-neymar-germany-match.html.csp">Without Neymar, Brazil plays on against Germany</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRIS LEHOURITES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T22:31:40.952-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 10:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Belo Horizonte, Brazil • Even without Neymar, Brazil’s show must go on. The World Cup hosts, now forced to play without their injured superstar, will face Germany on Tuesday for a spot in next weekend’s final. Neymar fractured a vertebra in his lower back in Brazil’s quarterfinal win over Colombia, ruling him out for the rest of the tournament. But despite having to stay off the field, the 22-year-old striker with the dyed-blonde fauxhawk is still expecting Brazil to win its sixth World Cup titl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581538422014-07-06T22:31:40.952-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-06T22:31:40.952-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58153842@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 22:31:40 MDT Neymar to miss rest of World Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58150321-77/brazil-cup-match-neymar.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58150321-77/brazil-cup-match-neymar.html.csp">Neymar to miss rest of World Cup</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TALES AZZONI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T23:21:49.89-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fortaleza, Brazil • Not long after celebrating another all-important win at the World Cup, Brazil was jolted by the loss of Neymar. The tournament’s poster boy with the dyed-blonde fauxhawk fractured a vertebra in his back during Brazil’s 2-1 quarterfinal victory over Colombia on Friday. The injury has ruled the striker out of the rest of the competition, dealing a massive blow to the team’s chances of finally winning a World Cup at home. Brazil advanced to the semifinals for the first time in 1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581503212014-07-04T23:21:49.89-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T23:21:49.89-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58150321@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 23:21:49 MDT World Cup: Neymar, Rodriguez headline Brazil vs. Colombia matchip http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58147347-77/neymar-brazil-colombia-rodriguez.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58147347-77/neymar-brazil-colombia-rodriguez.html.csp">World Cup: Neymar, Rodriguez headline Brazil vs. Colombia matchip</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TALES AZZONI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T22:50:11.207-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fortaleza, Brazil • Brazil striker Neymar and Colombia playmaker James Rodriguez have led their teams to the World Cup quarterfinals, dominating the attention and the scoring. The 22-year-old stars will go head to head when Brazil plays Colombia on Friday, when only one will get the chance to continue his run at the tournament. Wearing the No. 10 jerseys, both have lived up to expectations so far, enough to be included in discussions about the tournament’s best players along with established sta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581473472014-07-03T22:50:11.207-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T22:50:11.207-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147347@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 22:50:11 MDT Colombians recall ’94 murder of soccer player http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58144704-77/colombia-escobar-andres-crime.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58144704-77/colombia-escobar-andres-crime.html.csp">Colombians recall ’94 murder of soccer player</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T22:27:06.123-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bogota, Colombia • The murder 20 years ago Wednesday of a Colombian soccer player who had accidentally scored for the other side, helping eliminate his team from the World Cup, stands in stark contrast to the national squad’s celebrated success this time around. It also highlights how Colombia has changed. Colombia entered the 1994 World Cup among the favorites, led by star playmaker Carlos “El Pibe” Valderrama and forward Faustino Asprilla. Then the unthinkable began to happen. The squad lost 3...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581447042014-07-02T22:27:06.123-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T22:27:06.123-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Brazil will be the first to play, in Belo Horizonte, and faces a Chile squad that has lived up to its pre-tournament expectations as a very good team that could cause few surprises. Colombia, which plays a Uruguay lineup that will be missing Luis Suarez, has also delivered so far on predictions o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581251462014-06-27T23:33:29.924-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-27T23:33:29.924-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58125146@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 23:33:29 MDT Colombia beats Uruguay 2-0, will face Brazil next http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58127338-77/colombia-rodriguez-brazil-uruguay.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58127338-77/colombia-rodriguez-brazil-uruguay.html.csp">Colombia beats Uruguay 2-0, will face Brazil next</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTIAS KAREN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-28T23:29:18.716-06:00">Updated Jun 28, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rio de Janeiro • With a spectacular swivel-and-strike, James Rodriguez provided one of the highlights of the World Cup and gave Brazil reason to worry. Rodriguez scored one of the best goals of the tournament and added a second to put Colombia into the World Cup quarterfinals for the first time with a 2-0 win over Uruguay on Saturday — setting up a meeting with the host nation. Rodriguez added to his growing list memorable moments in Brazil when he gave his team the lead with a long-range volley...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581273382014-06-28T23:29:18.716-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-28T23:29:18.716-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58127338@www.sltrib.com Sat, 28 Jun 2014 23:29:18 MDT World Cup: Colombia beats Ivory Coast 2-1 in World Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58091071-77/colombia-coast-ivory-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58091071-77/colombia-coast-ivory-cup.html.csp">World Cup: Colombia beats Ivory Coast 2-1 in World Cup</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE DOUGLAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T23:34:04.267-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 11:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brasilia, Brazil • Starved of the World Cup action for 16 years, Colombia — and its fanatical traveling supporters — are certainly making the most of being back on football’s biggest stage. Driven on by a partisan pro-Colombian crowd that turned the Estadio Nacional into a sea of yellow, the South Americans scored through James Rodriguez and substitute Juan Quintero in a devastating six-minute spell in the second half to beat Ivory Coast 2-1 on Thursday. A second victory in Group C, following a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580910712014-06-19T23:34:04.267-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-19T23:34:04.267-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58091071@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 23:34:04 MDT Colombia beats Ivory Coast 2-1 in World Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58089598-77/coast-ivory-cup-colombia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58089598-77/coast-ivory-cup-colombia.html.csp">Colombia beats Ivory Coast 2-1 in World Cup</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE DOUGLAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T23:33:14.352-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brasilia, Brazil • Colombia scored twice in six minutes in a lively second half to beat Ivory Coast 2-1 at the World Cup on Thursday and move to the brink of the knockout stage. James Rodriguez’s powerful header from a corner in the 64th minute was quickly followed by a low finish by substitute Juan Quintero, securing the South American team’s second straight win in Group C in front of a partisan pro-Colombian crowd. Gervinho reduced the deficit in the 73rd with a superb run and shot inside the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580895982014-06-19T23:33:14.352-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-19T23:33:14.352-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58089598@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 23:33:14 MDT World Cup: Colombia beats Greece 3-0 in Group C opener http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58069501-77/colombia-greece-cup-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58069501-77/colombia-greece-cup-group.html.csp">World Cup: Colombia beats Greece 3-0 in Group C opener</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FRANK GRIFFITHS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-14T22:30:02.03-06:00">Updated Jun 14, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Belo Horizonte, Brazil • Colombia started its first World Cup campaign in 16 years in dazzling fashion, beating Greece 3-0 to open Group C on Saturday in front of a big, loud pro-Colombian crowd. Left back Pablo Armero opened the scoring in the fifth minute when his deflected shot rolled past Greece goalkeeper Orestis Karnezis. Striker Teofilo Gutierrez poked in Colombia’s second goal from a deflected corner in the 58th and James Rodriguez capped it off with a low shot in stoppage time after a s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580695012014-06-14T22:30:02.03-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-14T22:30:02.03-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58069501@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jun 2014 22:30:02 MDT World Cup briefs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58060525-77/cup-brazil-group-colombia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58060525-77/cup-brazil-group-colombia.html.csp">World Cup briefs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T23:24:37.673-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 11:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Porto Seguro, Brazil • Germany coach Joachim Loew believes defending World Cup champion Spain still has what it takes to win the title. Loew told reporters at his first news conference since Germany’s arrival in Brazil that Spain is “not past its prime.” Loew pointed out Thursday that Spain had two clubs in the Champions League final and one in the Europa League final and that it has won its last three tournaments — two European championships and one World Cup. No European team has even won the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580605252014-06-12T23:24:37.673-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T23:24:37.673-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58060525@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 23:24:37 MDT