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News on Venezuela continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

10 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

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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14 hrs ago | Marine News

SC Ports Report Record Pier Container Volumes

Georgetown grows 10 percent fiscal year to date Today South Carolina Ports reported March pier container volumes were the highest since August 2008.

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18 hrs ago | 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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22 hrs ago | 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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Yesterday | 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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Yesterday | Erie Times News

In Brief: Venezuela opposition resumes talks with government

Venezuela's opposition resumed negotiations with the government Tuesday amid rising doubts talks will produce a long-sought political opening.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Cuban doctors in eye of Venezuelan hurricane

Like many in Petare, a sprawling hillside slum of crumbling brick buildings on the eastern outskirts of Caracas, Faraiz has come to rely on Cuban physicians for free health services in a country where private care is too expensive for the poor and public hospitals have a dismal reputation.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Cuban doctors in eye of Venezuelan hurricane

In this March 27, 2014 photo, a poster of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez stands in the Petare shanty town of Caracas, Venezuela.

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TheCourier.com

Cuban doctors in eye of Venezuelan hurricaneIn this March 27, 2014...

Like many in Petare, a sprawling hillside slum of crumbling brick buildings on the eastern outskirts of Caracas, Faraiz has come to rely on Cuban physicians for free health services in a country where private care is too expensive for the poor and public hospitals have a dismal reputation.

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, Cuba, OH, 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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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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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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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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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, Haiti, Central America

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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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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Mon Apr 14, 2014

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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Outside the Beltway

Talks in Venezuela

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro cautioned opposition leaders to keep their expectations modest on Thursday as he hosted them for mediated talks intended to stem two months of deadly political unrest.

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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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AlertNet

Venezuelan journalist freed after being kidnapped for a week

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

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