9 hrs ago
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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Sun Apr 13, 2014
Philip Greenspun's Weblog
Hugo Chavez's legacy
SansA3 defended ChA vez's energy policy, saying the comandante had helped revive OPEC, sending prices rising even before the Iraq war, and had had the vision to recognize Venezuela's oil was not just around Lake Maracaibo, in the west, but also in the center of the country along the Orinoco in a smiling arc known as the Faja.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Huntington disease mutation in Venezuela: age of onset, haplotype...
The aggregation of patients with Huntington's disease around Lake Maracaibo, Zulia State, Venezuela, is widely recognized, but the epidemiology of HD in the whole country is relatively unstudied.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Florida: Man Attempts to Burn Home of Lesbian Couple & 8 Kids
A Miami man has been arrested for setting fire to the home of his neighbors, a lesbian couple and their eight children.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
40 years prison for 3 ex-soldiers over 'false positive' killings
Three ex-soldiers have lost an appeal in northern Colombia and face 40 years prison over the deaths of three youths whom they allegedly lured from their home town with offers of work, local media reported Thursday morning.
Braulio Valenzuela-Villanueva Faces Anti-Gay Hate Crime Charges After ...
A elderly Florida man faces charges of a hate crime, arson and attempted second-degree murder after allegedly trying to burn down the home of his neighbors, who are a lesbian couple.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Must-see VIDEO: Watch the Cuba-controlled thugs of Venezuela's...
On March 27, 2014, the National Guard and armed militias attacked a residential neighborhood in Maracaibo, Zulia state in Venezuela.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Book Review: 'Glimpse of Sunlight' by Leona DeRosa Bodie and G.E. Gardiner
Being born and raised in Maracaibo-Venezuela, a Caribbean pirates' hideout spot, I was very excited to review Glimpse of Sunlight by Leona DeRosa Bodie & G.E. Gardiner , and I was not disappointed! The story begins in current times when Donovan, a college student gets in contact with Kyle, his old professor, now treasure hunter.
Miami New Times
Rick Scott Slams Obama Over Venezuela as Two More Protestors Die
Waves of protestors clad in masks and hoods battled with riot police in Caracas and other major Venezuelan cities last night, leading to at least two more deaths in the latest outburst of unrest against President Nicolas Maduro.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Scarcities help fuel riots in Venezuela
Protesters and security forces have been battling in the streets for almost two months in major Venezuelan cities.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Buenos Aires Herald
Two more deaths in separate incidents in Venezuela
The death toll from several weeks of protests that have paralyzed Venezuela rose to 39 yesterday after two more people died in separate incidents, Interior Minister Miguel Rodrguez said.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Venezuelan toll in protests reaches 39 - Indiatalkies.com
Caracas, March 30 Two more deaths of opposition activists while protesting against President Nicolas Maduro on barricades in the cities of San Cristobal and Maracaibo have pushed the anti-government demonstrations victims' tolll to 39. The first fatality, a 44-year-old company manager in San Cristobal identified as Franklin Romero.
Venezuela death toll rises amid new protests
The death toll from weeks of protests for and against the Venezuelan government has risen to 39 after two people died in separate incidents, according to the interior minister, Miguel Rodriguez.
Student dies in Venezuela protest, circumstances unclear
Officials in the industrial city of Maracaibo say that Roberto Annese was killed near a barricade.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Reimagining Manitoba energy
North America can offset regional threats to energy supply in Europe with new investments in transportation infrastructure.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Resultados de ataque de colectivos armados en Maracaibo, Venezuela
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Wed Mar 26, 2014
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Sun Mar 23, 2014
Three Killed in Venezuela Violence; Allegations of Human Rights Violations Abound on Both Sides
Three more people were killed in the Venezuela violence as protestors continued to take to the streets to demand the resignation of President Nicolas Maduro.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Marcaibo 22 marzo 2014
This is a little view of the protest today in Maracaibo Venezuela, we fight for our rights, our freedom, our democracy..