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  1. Venezuela: Armed assault against human rights defender must be thoroughly investigatedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Amnesty International

    A recent armed attack on a human rights defender and his 9-year-old son in a raid on their home in Caracas must be a wake-up call to the Venezuelan government to immediately ensure the effective protection of human rights defenders, said Amnesty International today. Marino Alvarado was attacked in his doorway as he arrived home with his son on 1 October, according to local rights group Provea.


  2. Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro greets supporters during a promotion ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Central Chronicle

    Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro (L) greets supporters during a promotion ceremony in Caracas in this handout picture provided by Miraflores Palace.


  3. Desperately looking for habeas corpus in VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | American Thinker

    It works like this down in Venezuela. First, you get arrested for political statements.


  4. Maduro chides Obama over delay approving ambassadorRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Stabroek News

    Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro complained today that U.S. leader Barack Obama's government was delaying its consent for Caracas' proposed new ambassador in Washington, Reuters reported. The governments have been without ambassadors since Maduro's predecessor Hugo Chavez expelled the U.S. envoy to Venezuela in 2008, prompting Washington to respond in kind.


  5. Continue readingRead the original story

    21 hrs ago |

    While the Southwest Festival of the Written Word specializes in bringing outside writers to Silver City, Friday's first full day of talks, workshops and performances offered visitors a look at several of the area's own talented scribes. Local authors debuted a slew of works and insights at the town-wide event.


  6. Venezuela's Maduro chides Obama over delay approving ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Reuters

    Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with ministers at Miraflores Palace in Caracas, in this handout picture provided by Miraflores Palace on September 30, 2015. Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro complained on Sunday that U.S. leader Barack Obama's government was delaying its consent for Caracas' proposed new ambassador in Washington.


  7. Stampeders beat Tiger-Cats 23-20Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    According to Carol Phillips of the Canadian Press on Friday, the Calgary Stampeders defeated the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 23-20 at Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton, Ontario. With the win, the Stampeders improve to 11-3 and the Tiger-Cats fall to 8-5.


  8. What we need is a musical cold warRead the original story

    Saturday | San Diego Reader

    What if we had about a dozen for-profit, hard-core, unethical, manipulative corporations that ran music programs? I mean the dirty, money-hungry, grasping, infinite-growth type corporations. Think about it - a battery of soulless lobbyists badgering congress to increase music funding contracts so that their corporate overlords can ram music down our throats.


  9. Rumbarroco Free Performance at UW-Parkside, Oct. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | OakCreek

    Latin/Baroque fusion ensemble helps celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month Praised as "a first-rate instrumentalist" , the Venezuelan viola da gamba player Laury Gutirrez specializes in music by women composers and in early music from Ibero-America. She is the director of Rumbarroco, the Latin/Baroque fusion ensemble visiting Milwaukee in mid-October with a free performance at UW-Parkside Sunday, Oct. 18, at 3 p.m. The concert is presented in collaboration with Early Music Now , with support from the Arts Midwest Touring Fund, and Donald Cress, former dean of the UW-Parkside College of Arts and Sciences.


  10. Venezuela, Guyana restore ambassadors amid border disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The New Zealand Herald

    " Venezuela and Guyana are re-deploying their ambassadors to each other's capitals amid ongoing talks to resolve a border dispute that flared up after oil was discovered in disputed waters. Venezuela confirmed Saturday that it sent its ambassador to the much smaller neighboring state, and accepted the Guyana's nominee for ambassador in Caracas.


  11. Helena Verhave, 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    Helena “Anneke” Verhave, 86, of Armonk, NY, and Falmouth, MA, the wife of the late Thom Verhave, passed away on October 1st, 2015 at Alden Court in Fairhaven, Massachusetts. A daughter of the late Robert and Helena Baan, she was born in Caracas, Venezuela.


  12. Caricom applauds VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jamaica Observer

    Caribbean Community foreign ministers have welcomed Venezuela's decision to receive a United Nations technical team which will provide recommendations to the UN Secretary-General on the way forward to a full and final solution to the Guyana/Venezuela territorial controversy. The Council for Foreign Ministers of the Caribbean Community met in the margins of this week's 70th Session of The United Nations General Assembly in New York, where they were briefed by Guyana's vice-president and minister of foreign affairs, Carl Greenidge, on the recent developments with respect to the territorial controversy with Venezuela.


  13. UN's Sustainable Development Goals "Nothing More Than a Cosmetic Makeover," Opines Prof. Glen KueckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    The United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals, recently approved, "are a set of 17 goals with 169 targets that carry an ambitious agenda for eliminating deeply rooted global inequities and inequalities, including the end of poverty," writes Glen David Kuecker, professor of history at DePauw University. In an op-ed for teleSUR , headquartered in Caracas, Venezuela, Kuecker notes that the SDGs replace the Millennium Development Goals .


  14. Air France warns of job cuts after pilots reject longer hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | The Independent

    Ground staff will strike for two hours on Monday in protest but their anger is directed as much at pilots as at management Air France will fly into severe turbulence next week after failing to persuade its 4,000 pilots to work longer hours. The French flag-carrier is expected to announce almost 3,000 job cuts, the scrapping of some routes and sale of at least 15 aircraft.


  15. President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks in the Brady Press...Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Outlook

    Students of Venkat International School attempt to make the world record for the largest gathering of people dressed as Mahatama Gandhi on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti at Kanteerava stadium, in Bengaluru. 4605 students together took part in the event.


  16. Chavez's Disciples Are on a Collision CourseRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 1 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. When Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro closed the border with Colombia, he did it from the presidential palace hundreds of miles away.


  17. Taxpayer Funded Professor Advocates 'Economic Sabotage,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | The Daily Caller

    A Rottweiler dog is seen in a cage in a veterinary clinic in Caracas, Venezuela September 22, 2015. REUTERS/Marco Bello A professor at the University of Texas at El Paso believes animal rights activists should more often resort to "economic sabotage" and "illegal tactics" to free animals.


  18. Bearcats Open Season at IndianaThe University of Cincinnati swimming...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 1 | Cincinnati Bearcats

    The University of Cincinnati swimming and diving team had a strong opening meet at Big Ten opponent Indiana on Thursday afternoon. The Bearcats won seven individual events in Bloomington, with the men falling by a narrow, 157-135 margin and the women dropping the meet by a 186-105 score.


  19. Umpqua Community College student Nichole Zamarripa, right, is...Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Outlook

    Prime Minister, Narendra Modi paying floral tributes at the Samadhi of Mahatma Gandhi on his 146th birth anniversary, at Rajghat, in Delhi. Congress President Sonia Gandhi with Senior BJP Leader L K Advani before paying tribute to former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri and Mahatma Gandhi on their birth anniversary at Parliament House, in New Delhi.


  20. Venezuela attempts to enter Guinness World Records for largest chocolate coinRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 1 | Xinhuanet

    More than 100 chocolatiers on Thursday launched an attempt in a bid to make the world's largest chocolate coin in Venezuela, an exporter of cacao. Estimated to weigh more than a metric ton and measure about 240 centimeters in diameter, the giant edible coin was expected to take some 12 hours to make.