Venezuela's plight takes a toll on Phillies,
The News JournalVenezuela's plight takes a toll on Phillies, familiesThe News JournalRoseudys Blanco was nervous about her husband's November trip. But Phillies infielder Andres Blanco would not back out of his commitment to host an annual baseball camp for teenagers. He felt a duty to those kids in Venezuela, where baseball represents ...and more »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 10:05 am
Texas Rangers: Chirinos praised for handling
Dallas News (blog)Texas Rangers: Chirinos praised for handling of Team Venezuela ...Dallas News (blog)Catcher Robinson Chirinos, of the Texas Rangers, has done well in place of injured starter Salvador Perez in handling the Team Venezuela staff for...Venezuela's Long, Strange WBC Trip May Be Nearing EndFanRag Sports (blog)all 4 news articles »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 8:36 am
'Failed State' Venezuela Hits Pastry Chefs
Forbes'Failed State' Venezuela Hits Pastry Chefs As Greater Crisis LoomsForbesThe left wing leadership of Latin America's failed state of Venezuela has decided to go after pastry chefs -- croissant makers and brownie makers -- as a much greater crisis looms: Solvency. On Thursday night, the government of Socialist Party of ...Venezuela has a bread shortage. The government has decided bakers are the problem.Miami HeraldFour bakers arrested over illegal brownies in Venezuela's 'bread war'The GuardianVenezuela: Socialists Denounce Nationwide Bakers' Conspiracy ...Breitbart NewsThe Week Magazine -World Tribune -Hot Airall 27 news articles »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 7:49 am
Venezuela says oil operations in Guyana
Demerara WavesVenezuela says oil operations in Guyana violates agreement ...Demerara WavesGEORGETOWN, Guyana (Caribbean Media Corporation) — The Energy and Petroleum Commission in Venezuela has rejected the oil operations in Guyana's ...and more »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 3:02 am
World Baseball Classic scores, results:
CBSSports.comWorld Baseball Classic scores, results: Dominican Republic stays alive as Venezuela moves to brink of eliminationCBSSports.comVenezuela, a team loaded with major league All-Stars, is on the brink of being eliminated from the 2017 World Baseball Classic. Thursday night's 3-0 loss to the Dominican Republic (box score) dropped Venezuela's record to 0-2 in Pool F play.Dominican Republic shuts down Venezuela 3-0 in World Baseball ClassicUSA TODAYWBC: Dominican Republic shuts out Venezuela, 3-0Los Angeles TimesWorld Baseball Classic: Venezuela vs. Dominican RepublicNewsdaySportsnet.ca -Baseball America -New York Times -SB Nationall 185 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 11:31 pm
Brazil’s Recession Marks The Beginning Of
Brazil’s official dip into recession, confirmed Friday with new figures showing the economy contracted by 1.9 percent in the second quarter, caps off a particularly tough week in a gloomy year for the country. But the dismal numbers mark just the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:46 am
Why $40 oil is killing Iraq, Venezuela and
It’s not the economy, stupid. At least it isn’t where hearts are warmed by the fiercer flame of nationalism, rather than rising living standards. Oil prices as low as $40 a barrel are separating the oil haves from the oil have-nots. The oil producers ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:53 am
Venezuela Picks a New Scapegoat: Colombia
The incident was triggered by an attack last week, when unidentified gunmen left three Venezuelan border guards and one civilian injured. Maduro was quick to blame Colombia's paramilitary forces, purportedly linked to ultra-conservative former Colombian ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:05 am
Colombia and Venezuela recall ambassadors
Colombia and Venezuela have recalled their ambassadors following days of growing tension between the neighbouring nations. More than 1,000 Colombians have been deported and about 6,000 have left in fear since Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro closed the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:00 am
Venezuela recalls ambassador to Colombia to
Caracas, Aug 28 (EFE).- President Nicolas Maduro Thursday recalled Venezuela's ambassador to Colombia, Ivan Rincon, for "aggressions" by paramilitary groups and the "economic war," foreign minister Delcy Rodriguez announced Thursday. "We will completely ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:56 am