Nov 15, 2012 — Chef Jose Garces' parents are immigrants, and while they embraced some traditional American Thanksgiving dishes, they also served Ecuadorean food, like humitas and quinoa soup.
Mar 5, 2008 — Colombia raided a FARC camp in Ecauador, escalating tensions between the two countries, as well as Venezuela.
Aug 16, 2012 — The WikiLeaks founder has been living in Ecuador's London embassy since June. He's trying to avoid being extradited to Sweden, which wants to question him about allegations of sexual misconduct. Assange says his enemies want to eventually send him to the U.S.
Aug 15, 2012 — "Ecuador is not a British colony," Ecuador's foreign minister said angrily.
Oct 1, 2010 — In a dramatic scene Ecuadorian troops rescued President Rafael Correa from a hospital where he was surrounded by rebellious police officers. Three people died in the clashes yesterday.
Sep 30, 2010 — Protesting police and soldiers in Ecuador have seized bases and the airport, and blocked roads into the capital. Army says it is still loyal to President.