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  1. Jailed Venezuelan mayor transferred from prison to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Albany Times Union

    In this Oct. 27, 2009 file photo, Caracas' Mayor Antonio Ledezma attends a meeting by the Commission of External Relationships in Brazil's Senate in Brasilia, Brazil. The jailed mayor of Venezuela's capital may be released from prison to house arrest for health reasons.

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    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    Back in January, President Obama was boasting that the economy had finally turned a corner. He called 2014 a "breakthrough year for America," and said "our economy is growing and creating jobs at the fastest pace since 1999."

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  3. Jailed Venezuelan mayor transferred from prison to hospitalRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WTVC

    The jailed mayor of Venezuela's capital has been taken from prison to a hospital where he will undergo emergency surgery for a groin hernia. Antonio Ledezma was transferred early Saturday after a court granted prosecutors' request to permit his release on medical grounds, according to his lawyer Omar Estacio.

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  4. Jailed Venezuelan mayor transferred from prison to...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Oct. 27, 2009 file photo, Caracas' Mayor Antonio Ledezma attends a meeting by the Commission of External Relationships in Brazil's Senate in Brasilia, Brazil. The jailed mayor of Venezuela's capital may be released from prison to house arrest for health reasons.

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  5. Venezuela prosecutor may put jailed mayor in house arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In this Oct. 27, 2009 file photo, Caracas' Mayor Antonio Ledezma attends a meeting by the Commission of External Relationships in Brazil's Senate in Brasilia, Brazil. The jailed mayor of Venezuela's capital may be released from prison to house arrest for health reasons.

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  6. Photo: Mitzy Capriles de Ledezma, left, wife of imprisoneRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Mitzy Capriles de Ledezma, left, wife of imprisoned Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma, and Lilian Tintori, wife of jailed opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, hug during a meeting with lawmakers in the Argentine Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Friday, March 27, 2015.

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  7. Venezuela prosecutor may put jailed mayor in house...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Oct. 27, 2009 file photo, Caracas' Mayor Antonio Ledezma attends a meeting by the Commission of External Relationships in Brazil's Senate in Brasilia, Brazil. The jailed mayor of Venezuela's capital may be released from prison to house arrest for health reasons.

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  8. Jailed opposition mayor may be granted home arrest in VenezuelaRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Venezuelan authorities requested on Friday that jailed opposition mayor Antonio Ledezma be granted home arrest due to medical problems, a move that could soften international pressure over his case. Ledezma, 59, a lawyer and hardline opposition leader who is mayor of Caracas, was jailed in February, accused of conspiring to overthrow President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government.

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  9. Venezuela may have missed $24 billion in oil revenue in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Reuters

    Venezuela, struggling to pay for essential items such as food and medicine amid strict foreign currency controls, may have failed to collect about a third of its potential oil revenue in 2014, a Reuters analysis suggests. The OPEC member nation likely realized just over $50 billion in oil revenue in 2014, according to an analysis of publicly available data and estimates based upon past performances of Venezuela's oil sector.

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  10. Colorful Macaws Bring Beauty to Chaotic CaracasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Voice of America

    In the 1970s, at the foot of the Caribbean mountain range flanking Caracas, a motorcycle-riding Italian immigrant turned heads for being inexplicably chased by a macaw nicknamed Pancho. The young man, Vittorio Poggi, was an animal lover who was then inspired to breed the birds en masse and release them across the fertile valley that cradles Venezuela's gritty capital.

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  11. Public editor: Why every news story deserves the right photographRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    Canadian Prime Minister, Stephen Harper speaks during a news conference at F. C. WoodWorks in Winnipeg Manitoba, April 23 2015. Canadian Prime Minister, Stephen Harper speaks during a news conference at F. C. WoodWorks in Winnipeg Manitoba, April 23 2015.

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  12. Editor's choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    A macaw flies over buildings with the Avila mountain seen in the background in Caracas, Venezuela March 31, 2015. Caracas, the world's second most violent city according to the United Nations, also suffers terrible traffic and residents spend hours in massive lines for... People who are displaced from their houses ride a military vehicle as they leave from Ensenada town, which is covered with ashes from Calbuco volcano, near Puerto Varas city, Chile April 23, 2015.

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  13. Venezuela carries out $1 bln gold swap with Citibank -mediaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Venezuela's central bank has converted part of its gold reserves into at least $1 billion in cash through a swap with Citibank, local media reported on Friday. The deal will make more foreign currency available to President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government as the OPEC nation struggles with soaring consumer prices, chronic shortages and a shrinking economy worsened by low oil prices.

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  14. Galeano DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Counterpunch

    Eduardo Galeano passed away. For several days I did not know. I was in India, in divided Punjab, working.

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  15. Brazilian National Archbishop Conference Martyrdom reaches new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    Brazilian National Archbishop Conference commonly know as CNBB supports a release estimate of 24,000 criminal inmates within Brazil's territory by joined alliances with Dilma Rousseff Workers' Bolivarian Communist ruler regime administration, , focused in promoting an organized criminal act sponsored by Sao Paulo's Forum narc-communism fully operated since 1990 by Communist criminals connected to Colombia's outlaws and drug lords know as Farc, including Cuba's Raul Castro, Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro, Bolivia's Evo Morales and former president Luiz Inacio Lula Silva.

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  16. Blue Jays place Navarro on DL, recall TholeRead the original story

    Thursday | Major League Baseball

    The Blue Jays are making a move behind the plate. Dioner Navarro , who has served as Toronto's designated hitter and backup catcher, was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Thursday with a strained left hamstring, and the Blue Jays recalled veteran backstop Josh Thole from Triple-A Buffalo to take his place.

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  17. Danny seeking second European title to leave Zenit as he arrivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Goal.com

    COMMENT: The winger was the man of the match when the Russian club won the Uefa Super Cup in 2008 and has been strongly linked with a move to Besiktas By Jonathan Wilson Just above his right wrist, Danny has a tattoo of the letter D. In style, it looks very similar to the badge of Dinamo Moscow , the club he joined from Sporting in 2005. He insists that is just coincidence and it is simply his initial, but the tattoo came to symbolise his difficulties when he moved to Zenit for 30 million in the summer of 2008.

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  18. Obama's Executive Against VenezuelaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Scoop

    The Seventh Summit of the Americas in Panama City, could express a turning point in the conflict between U.S. Monroeism and the continent wide Bolivarian popular resistance to re-colonization. The message coming North from both the plenary session and the parallel peoples summit was clear: A Ya Basta! .

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  19. Boston's last-place runner earns his medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times of Israel

    Twenty hours after the start of Monday's Boston Marathon, Venezuelan long-distance runner Maickel Melamed crossed the finish line, prompting an impromptu City Hall ceremony in his honor later that morning. That's because Melamed, who is Jewish, has lived since birth with a medical condition similar to Muscular Dystrophy that severely restricts his mobility.

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  20. Why the Boston Marathon's last-place runner earned his medalRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Maickel Melamed, in wheelchair and flanked by his "team," receives a medal from Boston Mayor Martin Walsh, April 21, 2015. Twenty hours after the start of Monday's Boston Marathon, Venezuelan long-distance runner Maickel Melamed crossed the finish line, prompting an impromptu City Hall ceremony in his honor later that morning.

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