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3 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

Miami Firm's Venezuelan Security Expert Accused of Terrorism

The police station burned bright as a bonfire. As cars hissed past on the Caracas highway, flames consumed the roadside structure as if it were kindling.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, World News, Venezuela, Prison, Haiti, Central America

7 hrs ago | AlertNet

Students give Easter twist to dwindling Venezuela protests

Venezuelan students are marching barefoot, building crucifixes and planning to burn effigies of President Nicolas Maduro to try and breathe new life into their protest movement over Easter.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Venezuela, OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries), Hugo Chavez

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Connecticut Post

Progress in Venezuela talks, but protests continue

Anti-government protesters carry a cross covered with photos of government officials and supporters under the Spanish word "Traitors" at a demonstration during Holy Week in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

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Star-Telegram.com

Venezuelan crisis talks show signs of progress

Negotiators from Venezuela's government and the opposition agreed to broaden membership in a truth commission tasked with investigating who's to blame for 41 deaths tied to weeks of political unrest.

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Miami New Times

Miami Company's Venezuelan Security Expert Arrested and Accused of 'Terrorist Acts'

The police station burned bright as a bonfire. As cars hissed past on the Caracas highway, flames consumed the roadside structure as if it were kindling.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, World News, Venezuela, Haiti, Central America

MediaShift

In Venezuela, Data Journalism Is Taking Off

At the end of nine exhausting yet exhilarating days spent in three Venezuelan cities, I watched 30 journalists present the start of at least eight different data journalism projects seeking to answer important questions about the country's challenges.

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Related Topix: Journalism, South America, World News, Venezuela,

TheCourier.com

Wed. Apr 16th, 2014

The mother of a northwest Ohio autistic teen who had been missing since Sunday says her son has been found safe.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, Blake Griffin, NBA Players, Denver Nuggets, Washington Wizards, Jan Vesely

Tue Apr 15, 2014

National Public Radio

Cuban Doctors In Eye Of Venezuelan Hurricane

When Judith Faraiz's son was near death after a severe motorcycle accident, she put his life in the hands of God and Cuban doctors.

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, South America, Venezuela, Fidel Castro

Local10.com

5 Venezuelan college students partaking in protests travel to Washington

RIGHT NOW AT 5:30, FIVE VENEZUELAN COLLEGE STUDENTS WHO HAVE BEEN PROTESTING THE ONGOING VIOLENCE IN THEIR COUNTRY TRAVELED TO WASHINGTON, D.C., TO SPEAK WITH MEMBERS OF THE CONGRESS.

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Related Topix: Venezuela, World News,

World Press Freedom Review

Journalists remain at risk as protests roil Venezuela

Fifty-two tonnes of newsprint has made its way to Venezuela on a journey that began in Cartagena, Colombia on April 1, and ended, 11 days later in the capital of Caracas.

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Star-Telegram.com

Venezuela opposition resumes talks with government

Tuesday's closed-door meeting is hosted by Vice President Jorge Arreaza and it's aimed at designing a framework for future talks.

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Catholic World News

Venezuelan cardinal decries trend toward - Cubanization'

In a television appearance, Venezuela's leading prelate criticized socialism and denounced trends toward "Cubanization," the Fides news agency reported.

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Miami New Times

Venezuelan Security Expert Chamel Akl Falsely Imprisoned

The police station burned bright as a bonfire. As cars hissed past on the Caracas highway, flames consumed the roadside structure as if it were kindling.

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Related Topix: Prison, World News, Venezuela, Haiti, Central America

Broward-Palm Beach

Venezuelan Security Expert Chamel Akl Falsely Imprisoned

The police station burned bright as a bonfire. As cars hissed past on the Caracas highway, flames consumed the roadside structure as if it were kindling.

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Related Topix: Prison, World News, Venezuela, Haiti, Central America

Malaysian National News Agency

RWB Calls For Investigation Into Attacks On Journalists In Venezuela

Press freedom organisation Reporters Without Borders has welcomed the announcement by the prosecutor-general's office in Venezuela that 97 members of the armed forces and police are to be investigated on suspicion of torture and mistreatment.

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Related Topix: Journalism, World News, Venezuela,

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Switched

Venezuelan Journalist Freed After Week-Long Kidnapping

A high-profile Venezuelan journalist was freed on Monday after a week-long kidnapping that thrust attention once again on the South American nation's endemic violent crime.

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Related Topix: South America, Venezuela, World News,

AlertNet

Two NY broker-dealer execs charged in Venezuelan bribery case

Two former executives of a defunct New York broker-dealer were indicted Monday as part of a widening U.S. investigation into foreign bribery involving their employer and Venezuelan state economic development banks.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Venezuela,

HR Magazine

Asia Holds the Most Expensive Expatriate Rental Housing Worldwide

Your company should be prepared to pay a lot to send employees to some of the hottest business destinations in Asia.

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Related Topix: World News, Venezuela

M24 Digital

Venezuelan Journalist Nairobi Pinto was released

Fortunately, the kidnapping of Venezuelan journalist Nairobi Pinto had a happy ending.

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Buenos Aires Herald

Kidnapped Globovisi n journalist found safe and well in Caracas

Venezuelan Nairobi Pinto, who was kidnapped one week ago by two armed and masked men, and her whereabouts were a mystery, was found safe and well today in Caracas.

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Related Topix: Venezuela, World News

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