Month – March 2017

Ranks of Political Prisoners Grow as Democracy Ebbs in Venezuela - New York Times

New York TimesA man eating discarded fruit from a trash heap outside of a grocery store in Cumaná. Years of economic mismanagement, along with falling oil prices, have badly disrupted Venezuela’s food supply. Credit Meridith Kohut for The New York Times. For Braulio …Venezuela’s Maduro vows to fix court row within hoursReutersVenezuela’s top prosecutor rebukes […]

Venezuela in Crisis as Bonds Sink, Maduro Ally Pushes Back - Bloomberg

BloombergVenezuela lurched closer to full-blown crisis Friday when the nation’s top prosecutor, a long-time ally of the ruling socialist party, labeled unconstitutional the Supreme Court’s move to usurp the power of the opposition-led National Assembly. Small …Venezuela’s Descent Into DictatorshipNew York TimesVenezuela’s top prosecutor rebukes Supreme Court power grabWashington PostVenezuela’s Maduro vows to fix court […]

I-85 collapse: Three arrests after major fire under Atlanta highway - CNN

CNNAtlanta (CNN) Three people were arrested Friday in connection with a huge fire that caused part of an elevated interstate running through Atlanta to collapse, the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department said. Fire department spokesman Cortez Stafford said two …The Latest: 3 arrested in connection with overpass collapseABC NewsI-85 Bridge Collapse In Atlanta Brings Headache To […]

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner Still Benefiting From Business Empire, Filings Show - New York Times

New York TimesIvanka Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner, leaving the Oval Office in February. Credit Stephen Crowley/The New York Times. Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, President Trump’s daughter and son-in-law, will remain the beneficiaries of a sprawling real …Ahead of release of financial disclosures, Trump administration brags about how many wealthy people it hasWashington […]

Tucson police: Remains of missing 6-year-old found - ABC News

ABC NewsFILE – In this Sunday, April 22, 2012 file photo, people place their candles at the bottom of a large poster of missing six-year-old Isabel Celis during a candlelight vigil near a police command post in Tucson, Ariz., Tucson police Chief Chris Magnus …Remains of missing Arizona girl Isabel Celis found, police sayCNNTucson police: […]

Venezuela's Maduro vows to fix court row within hours - Reuters

ReutersOpposition supporters clash with riot police in front of a courthouse in Caracas, Venezuela March 31, 2017. REUTERS/Marco Bello. 1/23. left. right. FILE PHOTO: Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with ministers in Caracas, …Venezuela’s top prosecutor rebukes Supreme Court power grabWashington PostVenezuelan attorney general breaks with Maduro, slams court rulingCNNVenezuela Crisis Deepens, […]