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

35 min ago | South China Morning Post

Venezuela's president Maduro set to host Xi Jinping for an upcoming 'historic' visit

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced that he would be welcoming Chinese president Xi Jinping for an official visit "in the next days."

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5 hrs ago | We make money not art

Radical Cities: Across Latin America in Search of a New Architecture

In Radical Cities, Justin McGuirk travels across Latin America in search of the activist architects, maverick politicians and alternative communities already answering these questions.

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9 hrs ago | Financial Times

Radical Geometry, Royal Academy, London

Not only New York but other large port cities of the eastern seaboard of the Americas - Montevideo, SA o Paulo, Buenos Aires and Caracas - received waves of European A©migrA©s in the 1930s and absorbed avant-garde influences to create innovative art forms.

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Related Topix: World News, South America

15 hrs ago | CNN

Airport charges passengers for breathing clean air

Plane passengers are used to paying for check-in baggage or priority boarding, but one airport in Venezuela is now charging for the ultimate hidden extra -- air.

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Related Topix: Travel, Venezuela Travel,

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Newsday

Paying for the air you breathe in Venezuela

The biggest international airport in Venezuela is charging a fee for the right to inhale clean air - and social media users are not happy.

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Related Topix: South America, World News,

Newsday

'Jihad' of protests

A 'Jihad' of protest on the streets of Trinidad and Tobago is being threatened by the wives of five local Muslims who have been in detention in Venezuela for the last 112 days without any formal charges laid against them by the authorities of the neighbouring republic.

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World Press Freedom Review

Venezuela's oldest, independent daily sold

Journalists work at the newsroom of the headquarters of the media group previously known as Cadena Capriles in Caracas June 3, 2013.

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Related Topix: Journalism, World News

Noozhawk

Yacht Club, VNHC Host Reception to Honor Sponsors on Board for Upcoming Charity Regatta

Top row from left, Lynda Tanner, president and CEO of Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care, Don and Dee Dee Barthelmess, Carol Kallman's husband and Don and Carol's daughter, with Robyn Parker, Santa Barbara Yacht Club Charity Regatta chair; Tom Parker, SBYC Charity Regatta past chair, and Rick Keith, VNHC Foundation executive director; bottom row from ... (more)

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Related Topix: Life, Charity , Medicine, Palliative Care, World News, Brazil, Santa Barbara, CA, Santa Barbara County, CA

Slate Magazine

America Will Likely Close Out 2014 as the World's Reigning Oil Champion

On Independence Day, Bloomberg reported the latest triumph of America's energy boom.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Mexico, North America

Wed Jul 09, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

MAD to Present First American Museum Group Exhibition Showcasing...

This fall, the Museum of Arts and Design will present the first American museum group exhibition dedicated to contemporary Latin American design.

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Transbuddha.com

Tube Watch: Covert Affairs - Unseen Power of the Picket Fence

When Annie and Ryan McQuaid's attempt to get out of Venezuela falls through the pair are stuck hiding out in Caracas with their critically-injured prisoner who is their only link to the bombing of the C.I.A.'s Chicago offices.

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Related Topix: Covert Affairs, Entertainment, Television, Piper Perabo, World News, Christopher Gorham

Hispanically Speaking

7 Dead, 32 Injured During Traffic Accident in Venezuela

At least seven people died and 32 were injured Wednesday when two buses collided on a highway in eastern Venezuela, authorities said.

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Buenos Aires Herald

LatAm diplomats express support to Argentina in VF dispute

Latin American diplomats gathered in San Miguel de Tucumn for Argentina's 198th Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence celebrations, expressed their support to the Argentine government in the country's battle against the so-called vulture funds.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Argentina, Uruguay

Tue Jul 08, 2014

CNN

Venezuela is wreaking havoc on big companies

The currency crisis in Venezuela is making it difficult for multinational companies to turn a profit in the South American nation.

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Online Travel Review

Tuesday Roundup: Goodbye, Stuttgart; WestJet Widebodies; Delta in Venezuela

Most noteworthy, I thought, is that the crew will overnight in Caracas and return in the morning.

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Hyperallergic

Stolen Matisse Returned to Venezuela

Left: Henri Matisse, "Odalisque in Red Pants" ; right: the fake version of the work that thieves substituted at Museum of Contemporary Art of Caracas A Matisse painting valued at $3 million was returned to Venezuela yesterday, after disappearing from an art museum there at least a decade prior, Reuters reported .

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Related Topix: World News, Arts, Painting

Buenos Aires Herald

Caracas shifts strategy, tries to woo bankers

After slamming international banks for more than a decade, the Venezuelan government met with investment bankers to try to change the preception of risk associated to the country and prepare the scenario for upcoming economic measures.

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Babalu Blog

Photo of the Day - The Cubanization of Venezuela's Independence Day

The photo below shows Cuban soldiers marching in the Venezuelan colonial government's official Independence Day parade in Caracas.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Cuba, Central America, US News, Conservative Political News

Houston Press

The Rocks Off 200: DJ Navo, Bombon's Boundless Body-Mover

Welcome to The Rocks Off 200 , our portrait gallery of the most compelling profiles and personalities in the far-flung Houston music community -- a lot more than just musicians, but of course they're in there too.

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Bangkok Post

Delta cuts flights to Venezuela

Delta Air Lines announced Monday it is cutting its flights to Venezuela to one a week amid a dispute over Caracas's unpaid $4.2 billion debt to international airlines.

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