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Top Mariners Pitching Prospect Hit by Boat While Swimming, Left in Critical But Stable Condition

Top Mariners Pitching Prospect Hit by Boat While Swimming, Left in Critical But Stable Condition

Considered a rising star in the world of baseball and one of the Seattle Mariners’ highest-ranked pitching prospects, Victor Sanchez is reportedly clinging to life after being struck…

Venezuela’s President Makes World Tour to Improve His Country’s Oil Prices

Venezuela’s President Makes World Tour to Improve His Country’s Oil Prices

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is wrapping up his week-long tour of Asia and Russia — and is not coming back to Caracas empty-handed. According to Bloomberg, Maduro embarked…

National

Venezuela’s Anti-Government Protests from 2014 Show the Negative Side of Social Media

Venezuela’s Anti-Government Protests from 2014 Show the Negative Side of Social Media

Social media is often regarded as a powerful tool for ordinary people to disseminate information,…

2014 Worst Year for Free Expression in Venezuela, NGO Report Concludes

2014 Worst Year for Free Expression in Venezuela, NGO Report Concludes

For many people across the globe, accessing the Internet via a mobile phone is a…

Venezuela’s President Makes World Tour to Improve His Country’s Oil Prices

Venezuela’s President Makes World Tour to Improve His Country’s Oil Prices

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is wrapping up his week-long tour of Asia and Russia —…

Venezuela’s Oil Crisis Provides Opportunity for China, U.S Collaboration

Venezuela’s Oil Crisis Provides Opportunity for China, U.S Collaboration

Falling oil prices within the last few months have sparked a series of reports in…

Business

Venezuela’s President Makes World Tour to Improve His Country’s Oil Prices

Venezuela’s President Makes World Tour to Improve His Country’s Oil Prices

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is wrapping up his week-long tour of Asia and Russia — and is not coming back to Caracas empty-handed. According to Bloomberg, Maduro embarked…

From 863 Flavors to Zero: Ice Cream Shop in Venezuela Closes Its Doors Due to Alleged Milk Shortage

From 863 Flavors to Zero: Ice Cream Shop in Venezuela Closes Its Doors Due to Alleged Milk Shortage

A Venezuelan ice cream shop know for its bizarre flavors, from trout to “mushroom in wine sauce,” has shut down this week due to a “milk shortage.” Heladeria…

Venezuela’s Oil Crisis Provides Opportunity for China, U.S Collaboration

Venezuela’s Oil Crisis Provides Opportunity for China, U.S Collaboration

Falling oil prices within the last few months have sparked a series of reports in regards to which countries are strong contenders and which should bow out of…

Power Outages Strike Again Amid Venezuelan Oil Crisis

Power Outages Strike Again Amid Venezuelan Oil Crisis

A new wave of power outages in Caracas left many parts of Venezuela’s capital city in the dark last week and authorities scrambling to get the power back…

Financial

Central and South America are Struggling to Deal With Extreme Drought Conditions

Central and South America are Struggling to Deal With Extreme Drought Conditions

Although the drought currently taking place in California and Texas — one of the worst in the last 100 years —…

Automotive

Top Official Indicates Talks with Chery to Expand Venezuelan Auto Assembly

As decreased production makes new cars virtually impossible to buy in Venezuela, government officials are hoping Chinese automaker Chery will expand factories in the country to meet…

Education

Venezuelan Student Combats Food Shortages With Mobile App

  For residents living in Venezuela, the food shortage in recent years is nothing new. But that doesn’t make it any easier to work with. The Venezuelan…

Food

From 863 Flavors to Zero: Ice Cream Shop in Venezuela Closes Its Doors Due to Alleged Milk Shortage

A Venezuelan ice cream shop know for its bizarre flavors, from trout to “mushroom in wine sauce,” has shut down this week due to a “milk shortage.”…

Health

Activists Calling For Further Investigation After Deaths of Venezuelan Inmates

As more light is shed on the deaths of 35 inmates in a western Venezuelan prison last week, activists are questioning the legitimacy of the story provided…

Law

New Legislation Strains Diplomacy With Latin America

After the passage of recent legislation, ties between the United States and Latin America have become strained, at best. The U.S. Senate recently passed the Venezuela Defense…

Technology

Are Twitter and Instagram Invited to Your Wedding?

For some wedding attendees, social media is a great way to enjoy attending a wedding. In fact, finding ways to incorporate social media into weddings is one…

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Costa Rican Sweepstakes Scam Swindles U.S. Citizens Out of Over Half Million Dollars

A California-woman pleaded guilty late last year for her role in a Costa Rican sweepstakes fraud that targeted U.S. residents.From about 2007 to February 2013, con artists…