McDonald's fries return to Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela - Fast food lovers in shortage-plagued Venezuela are enjoying greasy French fries at McDonald's franchises...McDonald's hamburger here. The fries cost 64 cents at Venezuela's black market rate, but $79 at the strongest...
Nation and World
Without Keystone, industry must find new paths for oil

...Jim Burkhard, vice president at IHS Energy.Burkhard sees Venezuela and other countries that ship heavy oil to the U.S. as benefiting from the Keystone XL rejection. Venezuela heavy crude "will continue to be consumed by U.S. refineries...
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Plane catches fire at Florida airport; 1 burned, others hurt

...Dynamic Airways flight bound for Caracas, Venezuela. Some ran away from the plane into the...connects Fort Lauderdale, New York, Venezuela and Guyana. It operates seven 767s...airlines ended or slashed service to Venezuela over the government's refusal to pay...
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Protests continue in Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuelan opposition leaders condemned the government Thursday for its heavy-handed attempt to subdue a protest movement with...
Venezuela, Iran seek to boost dialogue within OPEC

CARACAS, Venezuela - The presidents of Venezuela and Iran have agreed to work together within OPEC as economic...two agreed on the need to coordinate more closely in OPEC, Venezuela's Foreign Ministry said. It cited the "ominous effects...
Chavez back in Venezuela, stirs succession talk

CARACAS, Venezuela - Hugo Chavez's sudden return to Venezuela after more than two months of cancer treatments in Cuba...professor of public opinion at the Central University of Venezuela. She said it seems unlikely that Chavez would be able...
Obama says fight against Islamic State will take time to restrain Moscow's veto power in the U.N. Security Council.? Guyana's president, David Granger, accused Venezuela of being a bully as the two countries brought their long-running border dispute to the world body.? Japan said it is...
Nation and World
Colombia's president, rebels announce breakthrough in talks

...the part of the government."Santos, it's not peace that's near, it's the surrender to the FARC and the tyranny of Venezuela," former President Alvaro Uribe, whose military offensive last decade winnowed the FARC's ranks and pushed its leaders...
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Obama makes forceful defense of UN goals

...pact to fight global warming.And the current refugee and migrant crisis is another top issue under feverish discussion. Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro spun the crisis into a chance to make a thinly veiled critique of the United States, blaming...
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Outside editorial: Trouble lurks in Venezuela

...hands of autocrats like Hugo Chavez of Venezuela. Chavez has spent years tweaking Washington...two Tu-160 long-range bombers to Venezuela. The Cold War is staging a revival tour...recklessness? Domestically, oil-rich Venezuela is a mess. His international exploits...


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