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Brenna LaBine—What a life to be rich, famous, and beautiful! These celebrities have swept the media with hit shows, hit films, hit songs, and their stunning good looks.
Jamie Condliffe--Give a bunch of scientists a dataset like Wikipedia to play with, and it'll keep 'em amused for a long old time.
Jason Torchinsky--You know what kind of sucks about riding a bike? Other than all that pedaling? Bike helmets.
Sammy Said--In 2004, Rolling Stones magazine listed the 100 greatest artists of all time. The list was then updated in 2011.
Brenna LaBine–Every Friday at Live and Invest Overseas we like to pay tribute to an icon that has inspired the world through their words…
Brenna LaBine–Every Friday Live and Invest Overseas News pays tribute to someone who has left their mark in history and influenced the masses with their words.
Lucy Culpepper–Melbourne, Australia is the world’s most livable city, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (eui.com). The EUI analyzed 140 cities for stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education, and infrastructure.
Brenna LaBine–Every Friday Live and Invest Overseas News will pay homage to those who have inspired us and have moved us, with their words, wisdom, and creativity.
Brenna LaBine—On Monday, the World Bank Report released its ranking of the best economies in the world for doing business-ease.
Ines Messing--The U.S. culture has a significant influence on the Panamanian culture, not only due to the long-time U.S. control over the canal and the long-term presence of U.S. troops in Panama, but also because of many tourists and retiress present here today.
Brenna LaBine—While some countries have struggled to regain their footing after the 2008-2009 global-slump, others have been experiencing slow and steady recovery, and even growth exceeding their pre-meltdown market, over the last five years.
Central America Data EXPRESS--Negotiations have started for the sale of 300 cattle per week to supply the Chinese colonies established in the region.
Brenna LaBine--Good locations are often about timing.
Staff of LIOS--You may never have considered it, but you do have a right to become a citizen of more than one country – and doing so could change your life for the better.
Brenna LaBine–Macedonia, officially The Republic of Macedonia, is a picturesque nation made up of dramatic landscapes. It is located in the central Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe, and is a successor of the former Yugoslavia.
Kaitlin Yent–Uruguay is poised to become the first country in the world to have a state-run marijuana industry after the lower house passed a landmark legalization bill.
Brenna LaBine–If you have ever traveled to Panama and receive medical attention in the provinces of Bocas del Toro, Cocle, Colon, Chiriqui, Herrera, Los Santos, or Veraguas, you know that you may be better off checking out WebMd online in order to diagnose and medicate yourself.
Denis Foynes- Despite Mexico’s negative media perception at the moment, the country is increasingly becoming an immigrant nation.
The Visitor--The visit of Joe Biden, Vice President of the United States, served as the perfect occasion to launch the new Global Entry program.
CNN TRAVEL--What are the world's best foods? We thought we knew. Apparently we don't.
(CNN)--The holiday travel crush is almost upon us. Want to give a special gift to a stranger?
Spread some holiday cheer by not doing any of the things on this list while flying.
Anna Marie de la Fuente--Medellin, the former drug capital of Colombia, has launched a film commission as part of concerted bid to convert it into the film capital of this Andean nation.
By Joanna Prisco via GOOD MORNING AMERICA--If you've noticed the men in your life adopting new, creative facial hair, there's a good reason: It's called Read More...
Paul Terhorst--Typhoon Haiyan recently slammed into the Philippines and destroyed huge swaths of those islands. Thousands were killed and millions displaced.
Brenna LaBine—Live and Invest Overseas has a far reach in Central and South America. We recommend many havens on this Continent for various reasons, for various people.
LIOS Staff--Clearly a tourism-based establishment, running a hostel can be a lucrative endeavor if you do it right.
Adi Robertson–Delta and JetBlue have become the first two U.S. airlines to allow e-readers, tablets,...
Garin Etcheberry–On my last day in Medellin, on a recent trip to Colombia, I experienced a wild juxtaposition that seemed to perfectly summarize the excitement and energy of daily life in that wonderful country.
By FarmsUY–Uruguay is the least corrupt country in Latin America, according to a new ranking which, in contrast, sheds light on the lack...
Kathleen Peddicord--An investment in a piece of property in a foreign country is one of the smartest things you could do with your money right now.
Kathleen Peddicord–You make three decisions in life that matter. You choose what to do to support yourself. You choose who to come home to at night (or maybe you choose to come home to no one...fair enough). And you choose where to come home.
Omar Best–So what is a country to do when they have exhausted all viable options to stimulate their economy and create jobs?
The Guardian- Catalonia is at a crossroads. The demand of our people is to hold a free vote on our future path--just as Scotland plans next year, just as other European countries have done in the last few decades.
Denis Foynes- In April 2012 the rating agency Standard and Poor’s assigned Uruguay the Investment Grade, which was also later assigned by Moody’s and Fitch.
Denis Foynes- European residency is a great way to diversify; and as crisis-hit Europe struggles to pay its debts, they are making very interesting offers.
Fox News- Iraq's prime minister on Friday pitched for investment from India to rebuild his war-shattered nation, which is a critical energy supplier to New Delhi.
BBC News- The world's first lab-grown burger was cooked and eaten at a news conference in London on Monday.
Lief Simon--I finally received my permanent residency card for Panama last week through the “Specific Countries” visa program that President Martinelli authorized with an Executive Order issued in May 2012.
FRANCE 24--The lower house of the French parliament, the National Assembly, approved a bill on Wednesday that would impose a €1,500 (US$2,050) fine on those caught paying for sexual services. The bill is expected to go before the upper house for consideration in early 2014.
Huffington Post: THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP)--Costa Rica is asking the United Nations' highest court to call a halt to construction by Nicaragua of two canals linking the Caribbean to the San Juan river near the two countries' border.
Brenna LaBine--Tensions are high in Honduras as the results in the latest presidential election have the opposition and many citizens calling for a recount
By Fiona Govan, Madrid and David Blair (The Telegraph)– Spain has been accused of a "serious infringement" after opening a bag belonging to the British government as officials traveled across the border.
Brenna LaBine — U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden was in Panama City this week to meet with Panama’s President Ricardo Martinelli. On Tuesday, Nov. 19, he made a public appearance at the Mira Flores Locks of the Panama Canal.
Kaitlin Yent--The gay vote has changed the way politicians think about political campaigning in many first-world countries during recent election cycles and the trend is now turning below the border, as well.
Denis Foynes- German Chancellor Angela Merkel claimed an amazing electoral victory to secure a third term in office.
Denis Foynes- China’s Panda Diplomacy program has sparked a political rift in Belgium being coined “Pandagate”.
Wall Street Journal- Vietnam and Singapore upgraded their relations to a strategic partnership to maintain stability in Southeast Asia.
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