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Venezuela ready to defend itself after US invokes Rio Treaty

Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza has described the US' decision to invoke a defense pact as "illegal" and "dangerous." Washington has said they were le...

Venezuela ready to defend itself after US invokes Rio Treaty

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U.S. Air Force ‘stands ready’ to defend Area 51 from 1 million Facebook users More than 1 million Facebook users have now signed up to storm Area 51 to "get them aliens."...
17:28, 2019-07-15

Alabama governor invokes God in banning nearly all abortions MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s Republican governor has now signed the most stringent abortion legislation in the nation, making performing a...
16:56, 2019-05-16

Man who says Kevin Spacey groped him invokes Fifth Amendment right The man's refusal to testify caused the judge to question the viability of the case against the two-time Oscar winner....
18:40, 2019-07-09

Lawsuit Over Computer Chips Invokes Trade War With China Globalfoundries has accused T.S.M.C., a competitor in Taiwan, of infringing on 16 patents in a suit that could also affect companies like Apple and G...
00:28, 2019-08-27

Trump invokes executive privilege over unredacted Mueller report President Donald Trump has invoked executive privilege to block an effort by House Democrats to access special counsel Robert Mueller’s unredacted re...
16:56, 2019-05-08

Lawyer invokes Marvin Gaye in trial of son accused of trying to murder dad A defense attorney for a Columbia University graduate accused of bludgeoning his father in a battle over his late mom’s estate invoked Marvin Gaye’s ...
01:40, 2019-07-24

Donald Trump invokes executive privilege over Mueller report Press Secretary Sarah Sanders issued a statement on the decision Wednesday morning, saying the decision was prompted by Charles Nadler's "reckless de...
16:44, 2019-05-08

Steve Bruce invokes siege mentality to navigate the Newcastle storm Manager tells his under-fire players to ignore the ‘lies’ as he bids to shake the ‘poor man’s Benítez’ tag with a result at TottenhamAt first glance,...
00:44, 2019-08-25

Trudeau again invokes specter of Doug Ford in speech to Liberal candidates Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took swipes on Wednesday at conservative politicians who say they're "for the people" but then cut services....
19:36, 2019-07-31

AOC invokes Bible to blast ‘usury,’ promote payday loan bill Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez invoked the Bible to tout an economic bill she co-sponsored with Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday — and sarcast...
07:48, 2019-05-17

Mike Pompeo invokes Thatcher in warning to UK over Huawei and China - video The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has invoked Margaret Thatcher as he appealed to the Conservative right to take a firmer line with China, agai...
22:44, 2019-05-08

Mike Pompeo invokes Thatcher to push for harder line on China US secretary of state again calls on UK to resist Huawei’s efforts to gain access to 5G networksThe US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has invoked M...
19:24, 2019-05-08

Trump invokes executive privilege over unredacted Mueller report, subpoenaed materials WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump invokes executive privilege over unredacted Mueller report, subpoenaed materials....
16:28, 2019-05-08

Trump invokes executive privilege to block release of unredacted Mueller report WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — The White House is invoking executive privilege, reserving the right to block the full release of special counsel Robert Muel...
20:20, 2019-05-08

Trump invokes emergency powers to sidestep congress and sell arms to Saudi Arabia US President Donald Trump swept aside objections from Congress to sell arms to Saudi Arabia by invoking a state of national emergency because of tens...
23:52, 2019-05-24

'Ready or Not' Star Samara Weaving Doesn't Think You're Ready for This Movie Samara Weaving talks about her brilliant new horror movie, the 'Bill & Ted' sequel, and actually feeling pain from fake wounds....
00:36, 2019-08-22

CNN's Don Lemon invokes Hitler while discussing media's role in covering Trump, Cuomo pushes back CNN anchor Don Lemon made what he himself described as a "extreme" comparison between President Trump and Adolf Hitler while arguing that such "bad p...
06:16, 2019-06-19

Meghan McCain invokes her father in fiery 'The View' clash over 'torture' label for migrant camps "View" co-hosts Joy Behar and Meghan McCain were at it again on Tuesday, this time disagreeing over the way that people described the migrant camps u...
19:56, 2019-06-25

Vatican invokes Cardinal George Pell's 'right to appeal' after child sexual abuse conviction upheld Former Vatican treasurer, and most senior Catholic cleric in the world to be convicted of child sexual assault, maintains innocence after losing appe...
09:40, 2019-08-21

Nike Drops Sneaker Featuring Betsy Ross Flag After Colin Kaepernick Is Said to Complain It Invokes Slavery Just in time for the Fourth of July, comes a report that Nike yanked a sneaker embellished with a Betsy Ross flag after NFL footballer-turned-activis...
05:20, 2019-07-02

Russia and the US nuke 32-year-old INF treaty The US is out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Force missile treaty with Russia, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says. The US immediately announced p...
15:16, 2019-08-02

Nuclear arms treaty: How the U.S. and Russia came to withdraw Since the Cold War, the INF Treaty has been a pivotal part of arms control and global security. Now, both the U.S. and Russia say they're out....
21:40, 2019-07-03

US withdraws from cold-war era nuclear treaty with Russia The United States withdrew from a landmark 1987 nuclear pact with Russia after it found Russia failing to comply with the deal....
15:16, 2019-08-02

Russia, U.S. blame each other for abandoned missile treaty Russia's deputy U.N. ambassador, Dmitry Polyansky, criticized what he called American "hypocrisy," saying the U.S. "consistently and deliberately vio...
04:08, 2019-08-23

Austrian leader: EU needs new treaty to enforce its rules BERLIN (AP) — Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz says the European Union needs a new treaty that would ensure punishment for countries that break its...
17:36, 2019-05-17

U.S. says it will test new missile now that arms treaty with Russia is done U.S. officials said they are no longer hamstrung and could now develop weapons systems previously banned under the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces ...
01:24, 2019-08-03

Landmark INF nuclear arms treaty is history: What now? A landmark nuclear treaty ends. Is Europe returning to the Cold War era? Germany is aiming to prevent an arms race and keep dialogue channels with Ru...
19:20, 2019-08-01

NATO to endorse measures against Russia over missile treaty BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says allied defense ministers are set to endorse a list of measures against Russia should it ...
12:16, 2019-06-25

Putin signs law suspending INF arms control treaty with the U.S. The United States is set to pull out of the treaty, citing Russia's development of a missile that breaks the accord....
15:12, 2019-07-03

Russia moves closer to pulling out of arms treaty with US MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has moved closer to suspending its participation in a key nuclear arms treaty. The State Duma on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly to...
12:20, 2019-06-18

German minister: nuclear disarmament treaty in crisis STOCKHOLM (AP) — German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says a treaty on disarmament and nuclear nonproliferation is in crisis. Maas, who is attending a ...
12:16, 2019-06-11

U.S. concludes environmental spat with Peru using trade treaty The U.S. government, fearing Peru had recently acted to weaken its ability to stop illegal logging, has used a 2009 trade treaty's environmental prov...
23:16, 2019-04-09

US: Agreement will be tough at 2020 nuclear treaty review UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The final preparatory meeting for next year’s review of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty has ended with deep divisions...
03:56, 2019-05-11

Opinion: Scrapping the INF treaty is risky — and a lost opportunity The INF treaty was far from perfect. But instead of abandoning the deal altogether, Russia and the US should have modernized the agreement. Yet it se...
01:48, 2019-08-03

UN chief laments ending of Cold War-era disarmament treaty Secretary-General António Guterres expressed his “deep regret” on Friday that the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty betweein th...
01:32, 2019-08-03

Versailles marks 100 years since treaty ending World War I PARIS (AP) — The chateau of Versailles is commemorating 100 years since the treaty that formally ended World War I — and helped lay the seeds for Wor...
11:28, 2019-06-28

UN members sign treaty on mediation in trade disputes The treaty aims to improve the international trade and investment environment. The United States and China signed the treaty at a time they are locke...
11:04, 2019-08-07

US test-fires cruise missile after INF treaty pullout The US Pentagon says it has tested a ground-launched cruise missile just weeks after exiting the INF treaty. The missile would have been banned under...
21:32, 2019-08-19

Russia 'probably' violating nuclear test ban treaty, top US official says Claim by Lt Gen Robert Ashley drew scepticism as nuclear test watchdog says monitoring system has detected nothing unusualThe head of the US defence ...
00:04, 2019-05-30

Hong Kong lawmakers brawl over treaty with mainland China Lawmakers in Hong Kong pushed and shoved each other, requiring at least one to be carried off in a gurney, inside the island territory’s parlia...
18:48, 2019-05-11

#MeToo anti-harassment treaty adopted by UN labor agency The International Labor Organization (ILO) has adopted a new treaty against violence and harassment in the workplace. Sparked by the #MeToo movement,...
17:28, 2019-06-21

Front-runner in Brazil’s election wants to pull out of climate treaty The far-right winner of the first round of Brazil's presidential election wants to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement and cut down the Amazon ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Vladimir Putin threatens to drop New START nuclear treaty The Russian president has warned that unless the US comes to the negotiating table, a key nuclear weapons treaty will collapse. If it does, it will t...
15:12, 2019-06-06

Trump tweets about possible defense treaty days before Israeli elections The timing of Trump's tweet, just days before Israel's election on Tuesday, appeared aimed at buttressing Netanyahu's bid to remain in power by showc...
22:32, 2019-09-14

Germany warns INF treaty collapse could herald new arms race Germany has warned that the end of the INF treaty could have major consequences for peace and security in Europe. Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said a ...
05:48, 2019-08-02

Japan: Nagasaki mayor tells PM Abe to adopt nuke-ban treaty Nagasaki's mayor has urged Japan's government to adopt the UN’s 2017 nuclear arms prohibition treaty. Speaking on the 74th anniversary of the atomic ...
14:52, 2019-08-09

NATO chief urges action if Russia drops INF treaty NATO's leader has warned that Europe's security could be compromised by Russia's decision to exit a Cold War-era treaty. Russia has accused the US an...
01:32, 2019-06-27

Treaty of Versailles 100 years on: A fragile peace and a fraught legacy In November 1918, an armistice ended the fighting in World War I. But it took seven months until the official peace treaty was signed. Germany, meanw...
03:08, 2019-06-28

US and Russia face nuclear arms race as both threaten key treaty US president Donald Trump says he will pull out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, which limits certain missiles...
21:04, 2019-04-11

Lapse of US-Russia arms treaty will heighten missile threat, says UN INF treaty, which kept nuclear missiles off European soil, was ‘an invaluable brake on nuclear war’, says António GuterresThe UN secretary general ha...
20:48, 2019-08-01

Russia shows no 'sign' it's willing to comply with INF nuclear treaty, NATO says There is little hope a key nuclear arms treaty can be saved, as Russia refuses to come back into compliance, says NATO's Jens Stoltenberg. He spoke a...
16:32, 2019-07-05

The Lawless High Seas May Soon Gain Protections Under a Groundbreaking Ocean Treaty THE SARGASSO SEA—Ana Paula, the Esperanza’s officer in charge of the crew and equipment, readies the great white crane to drop the manta trawl into t...
17:36, 2019-08-20

Expiration of Cold War-era nuclear treaty stokes fears of new arms race With the expiration of a key nuclear treaty on Friday, the Department of Defense is now free to pursue intermediate-range nuclear weapons, but some a...
04:00, 2019-08-02

Nato and Russia trade barbs after collapse of nuclear arms treaty US pulls out of cold war-era INF treaty after Moscow’s ‘secret deployment’ of cruise missilesA key international nuclear disarmament treaty has forma...
17:32, 2019-08-02

Key nuclear arms treaty 'dead' as Nato warns of threat from Russia US pulls out of cold war-era INF treaty after Moscow’s ‘secret deployment’ of cruise missilesA key international nuclear disarmament treaty has forma...
15:48, 2019-08-02

EU, South American countries agree on draft free trade treaty The European Union and the Mercosur bloc of South American countries have agreed on the draft text of a free-trade deal. Both sides have been negotia...
20:24, 2019-06-28

Trump floats possible defense treaty days ahead of Israeli elections Trump appeared to try to buttress Benjamin Netanyahu’s effort to remain in power by showcasing his close ties to the White HouseDonald Trump said on ...
19:56, 2019-09-14

Democrats fear Trump will pull US out of last major arms control treaty with Russia FAREWELL TO ARMS CONTROL: President Trump’s decision earlier this year to withdraw from the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty earlier...
13:20, 2019-06-06

US Senate pushes Trump to safeguard last Russian nuclear arms control treaty Exclusive: Bipartisan bill seeks New Start extension– the last formal restraint on the world’s major arsenals Bipartisan Senate legislation introduce...
12:00, 2019-08-01

UN oceans treaty ‘essential’ to combat ‘unprecedented pressure’ on the world’s seas – UN chief The oceans are not only under “unprecedented pressure” due to climate change, but “half of all living coral has been lost in the past 150 years”, Uni...
19:56, 2019-06-17

Russia probably conducting nuclear tests in violation of treaty, says defense intelligence chief Russia is likely conducting explosive nuclear tests in violation of an international arms treaty, the chief of the Defense Intelligence Agency warned...
21:16, 2019-05-29

Trump and Putin have killed off a vital nuclear treaty. Here's how we fight back | Rebecca Johnson Ditching the INF treaty is a dangerous move. In the spirit of Greenham Common, collective, creative action is now requiredWhen the Intermediate-Range...
17:32, 2019-08-02

Trump discusses potential US-Israel defense treaty with Netanyahu days before Israeli elections President Trump tweeted on Saturday that he spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu by phone to talk about a potential defense treaty be...
22:00, 2019-09-14

Bringing nuclear test ban treaty into force a ‘central pillar’ of global disarmament push, says UN chief The legacy of nuclear testing is “nothing but destruction,” and in a world of rising tensions, “our collective security depends” on bringing a global...
07:44, 2019-08-29

Austria's Sebastian Kurz: Time to replace EU's Lisbon Treaty to cope with migration, Brexit, debt The chancellor of Austria has said the 2007 Lisbon Treaty is no longer fit for its purpose and needs some rejigging. One of his demands will not go d...
21:32, 2019-05-03

Neil Gorsuch was the deciding vote in a Supreme Court ruling to uphold the Crow Tribe’s 1868 treaty Neil Gorsuch was the deciding vote in a Supreme Court ruling to uphold the Crow Tribe’s 1868 treaty today, marking the second time he’s joined the Su...
20:04, 2019-05-20

Pentagon sends message to Russia after conducting first missile test since Trump left Cold War-era arms treaty The Department of Defense test-launched a ground-based cruise missile Sunday, the first test of its kind since President Trump removed the U.S. from ...
00:52, 2019-08-20

I want my son to be kind. But I also want him to know how to defend himself, and others. I want to believe if he is nice to everyone, life will be a bowl of cherries. But I also want him to know how to fend off a bully, because we all kno...
16:44, 2019-04-30

Saudis say they don’t want war, but will defend themselves DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A top Saudi diplomat says the kingdom does not want war but will defend itself, amid a recent spike in tensions wi...
09:28, 2019-05-19

Russia vows not to be pulled into a ‘costly arms race’ as Pentagon tests cruise missile no longer banned by Cold War treaty THE RACE IS ON: Just two weeks after withdrawing from the Cold War-era Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, the United States made good on its p...
15:20, 2019-08-20

Will Your Dog Defend You If You're Attacked on a Walk? Inside Edition wanted to see how some dogs would respond if an assailant confronts their master. ...
12:04, 2019-07-18

The US scored 13 against Thailand but we still don't know if they can defend The Americans have a host of brilliant attacking players but it is their defenders who will most likely decide whether they can retain their World Cu...
14:08, 2019-06-12

How AI can strengthen and defend democracy Today, we look at artificial intelligence (AI) that can strengthen, defend, or improve democracy and protect personal freedoms.Read More...
19:56, 2019-07-04

Court’s Question: Who has right to defend ‘Obamacare’? NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court has requested written arguments on whether the House of Representatives and various Democratic-leaning sta...
22:40, 2019-06-26

We Do Not Need To Defend Video Games From Politicians We have reached the point in American society where you can reliably predict the series of events that immediately follow a mass shooting. In 2019, y...
01:12, 2019-08-06

Saudis say they don’t want war, but will not hesitate to defend themselves against Iran Adel al-Jubeir, the minister of state for foreign affairs, spoke a week after four oil tankers-- two of them Saudi-- were targeted in an alleged act ...
13:40, 2019-05-19

US defend title to win fourth Women's World Cup The US beat the Netherlands in the Women's World Cup Final to defend their title and secure their fourth World Cup. The Dutch put up a fight, but the...
19:28, 2019-07-07

The Latest: Saudi Arabia won’t hesitate to defend itself DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions betwee...
08:40, 2019-05-20

Top Iranian official: Iran will 'defend against any war efforts' Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Sunday his country would defend itself against any potential war that might arise between the U.S....
21:20, 2019-05-26

Saudi Arabia will defend itself 'with all force' but doesn't want war Saudi Arabia has vowed to try and prevent a Middle East war, but if conflict breaks out it will defend itself "with all force and determination." It ...
10:56, 2019-05-19

J&J vows to defend itself in talc, opioid lawsuits Johnson & Johnson vowed to defend itself against lawsuits alleging the company fueled the opioid crisis and that its namesake talc-based baby powder ...
18:20, 2019-07-16

Saudis say they will defend themselves, as Trump warns Iran DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia does not want war but will not hesitate to defend itself against Iran, a top Saudi diplomat said Sunday af...
04:28, 2019-05-20

Keane: 'I don’t care if it’s Ferguson or the Pope, you’re going to defend yourself' "Roy Keane has reignited his war of words with Sir Alex Ferguson by claiming the legendary Manchester United manager only acted in his best interest....
18:04, 2019-09-05

'Be a bit kinder': Celebrities defend Duke and Duchess of Sussex US pop star Pink has defended the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, saying Meghan is a victim of "the most public form of bullying I have seen in a while"....
11:52, 2019-08-20

Police defend arrest of 12-year-old in western Michigan GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Police in western Michigan are defending their actions in the arrest of a 12-year-old black boy following online criticism...
15:12, 2019-06-18

Wilder KOs Breazeale in 1st round to defend heavyweight belt NEW YORK (AP) — Deontay Wilder emphatically got back into the win column Saturday night, knocking out Dominic Breazeale with an overpowering right ha...
06:28, 2019-05-19

All the Times Beyoncé's Beyhive Used Their Sting to Defend Their Queen If you come for Beyoncé, you come for the Beyhive too! When you become a music superstar, chances are you develop a strong, loyal fan base that will...
20:56, 2019-06-06

The video game industry must defend itself against the right’s bad-faith attacks The video game industry will continue to fail in the political arena as long as it is terrified to say it is deliberately being targeted by Republica...
22:00, 2019-08-09

Trump quotes Ocasio-Cortez to defend himself against impeachment The congresswoman was speaking on ABC's "This Week" when she claimed that Democrats faced a "real risk of losing the presidency to Donald Trump."...
03:48, 2019-06-17

Top three finishers defend Pocono's place on IndyCar calendar Reigning IndyCar champion Scott Dixon, race winner Will Power and Indianapolis 500 winner Simon Pagenaud have defended the Pocono circuit after an ai...
18:52, 2019-08-19

Trump launches Space Command to defend U.S. interests Space Force, which has become a reliable applause line for Trump at his campaign rallies, has yet to win final approval by Congress....
00:08, 2019-08-30

Sea level rises mean some towns must now decide to abandon or defend Rising sea levels mean that a managed retreat for coastal communities is no longer a case of if, but when and how...
17:00, 2019-08-28

F.E.C. Allows Security Company to Help 2020 Candidates Defend Campaigns Federal lawyers previously advised the commission to block the company, Area 1, from providing services to presidential candidates at a discount....
22:16, 2019-07-11

Semenya wins women’s 800, wants to defend world title STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Caster Semenya easily won the women’s 800 at the Prefontaine Classic in Stanford on Sunday, as an international court c...
01:44, 2019-07-01

Bernie Sanders to defend his brand of socialism in speech Presidential contender will outline his political philosophy and accuse Trump of profiting from ‘corporate socialism’Bernie Sanders, draping himself ...
00:28, 2019-06-12

Candidate to run global food body will 'not defend' EU stance on GM Catherine Geslain-Lanéelle tells US she would be more open to its interests in UN roleEurope’s candidate to run the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organis...
13:44, 2019-06-02

The Right-Wing Outrage Machine Fires Up to Defend Kavanaugh Yet Again In any sane or just world, Brett Kavanaugh would not be a sitting judge on any court, let alone the highest court in the land. And yet, here we are! ...
23:12, 2019-09-16

'We must defend our city': A day in the life of a Hong Kong protester As demonstrations entered their 11th week, the Guardian shadowed a protester for the day at a major anti-government rally banned by the police It is ...
06:00, 2019-08-23

The Latest: Minnesota regulators defend key PolyMet permit MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on EPA criticism of a key permit for the planned PolyMet mine in Minnesota (all times local): 3:55 p.m. Minnesota regul...
23:52, 2019-06-13

USTR, Treasury defend Trump strategy on trade row with China BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. Trade Representative and Treasury Department have issued a statement defending Washington’s strategy in its trade dispu...
11:40, 2019-06-04

United States dismiss Dutch to defend World Cup title "Women’s World Cup final, Groupama Stadium - United States 2 (Rapinoe 61 pen, Lavelle 69) Netherlands 0"...
19:12, 2019-07-07

Conservative Shitheads Race to Defend Teen's Right to Say the N-Word and Still Go to Harvard Kyle Kashuv, the Parkland shooting survivor turned right-wing, pro-gun activist, tweeted on Monday that Harvard University rescinded his admission af...
20:48, 2019-06-17

Researchers defend controversial study investigating marijuana use during pregnancy University of Washington scientists in Seattle are seeking clearer answers in a new study investigating the effects of pot use during pregnancy on in...
22:16, 2019-08-08

Sokratis: Arsenal will find Liverpool easier to defend against than Burnley Sokratis Papastathopoulos believes Arsenal may find it easier to defend against Liverpool than Burnley after coming through a physical encounter agai...
13:24, 2019-08-19

AT&T hires Goldman Sachs to defend against activist hedge fund AT&T has hired Goldman Sachs to defend itself against activist investor Paul Singer, whose hedge fund is calling on the company to sell assets, inclu...
22:04, 2019-09-09

Woods misses chance to defend Tour Championship title "There will be no defending champion at next week\u0027s Tour Championship after Tiger Woods failed to qualify for the season-ending event."...
23:04, 2019-08-18

Toyota's Kobayashi to defend Daytona 24 Hours title with WTR in 2020 Toyota factory driver Kamui Kobayashi will defend the Daytona 24 Hours title he won this season with the Wayne Taylor Cadillac Racing squad...
19:00, 2019-07-19

Pentagon says US can defend against Russian and Chinese missile threats — if it's willing to invest The Pentagon's chief of research and engineering says the military is capable of defending against missile attacks from China and Russia — should the...
21:52, 2019-08-13

Asia Bibi's lawyer to defend couple on death row over blasphemy Pakistani Christian man and wife sentenced to death for text messages sent to MuslimThe case of a Christian couple on death row in Pakistan after bei...
07:08, 2019-05-15

House Republicans defend Trump over ‘racist’ attack on Dems Top House Republicans rallied to President Trump’s defense on Tuesday ahead of a vote on a Democratic resolution condemning his attacks on four fresh...
19:40, 2019-07-16

Cuomo uses sports analogy to defend Lynton’s removal from MTA board ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday defended his decision to replace new MTA board-appointee Michael Lynton as a simple swapping of players. “The w...
03:04, 2019-06-12

Ant larvae defend their homes by eating eggs laid by intruders When ant nests are invaded by parasitic intruders, larvae may try to protect their family by eating the invaders’ eggs...
21:08, 2019-04-11

The Latest: Police defend Facebook likes deal with fugitive TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on the Facebook fugitive (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Torrington police are defending the agreement they struck w...
22:20, 2019-05-24

House Dems defend Nancy Pelosi amid spat with AOC A number of Democrats stood by Nancy Pelosi Thursday after Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez accused the speaker of singling her out based on race. “I th...
02:32, 2019-07-12

Souths defend George Burgess's reputation after nine-game NRL ban for eye gouge Rabbitohs player ruled out for rest of season‘It’s a tragedy for George,’ says club’s general manager The fate of George Burgess’ career at South Syd...
04:24, 2019-07-03

Democrats defend Rashida Tlaib over misrepresented Holocaust comments Party leaders rallied behind the congresswoman after Republicans mischaracterized her ‘calming feeling’ remarksFollow the latest in US politics – liv...
21:32, 2019-05-14

Kuznetsova unable to defend Washington title over 'visa issues' "Svetlana Kuznetsova said on Thursday she will not be able to defend her title at next week\u0027s Citi Open in Washington, D.C. due to issues with o...
18:08, 2019-07-25

'Embarrassed' Australia defend concealing Jack's positive test "Swimming Australia on Sunday defended their concealment of Shayna Jack\u0027s positive drugs test while one of her team mates was conducting a high ...
11:24, 2019-07-28

‘Storm Area 51’ town vows to defend itself against spaced-out invaders The 'Storm Area 51' creator has a new plan: Invade the tiny town of Rachel, Nev., for a music festival called Alienstock....
20:24, 2019-08-15

Audible forced to defend the legal difference between audiobook transcripts and, uh, "books" Today, in the exciting world of niche legal battles over publishing giant turf wars: Amazon-owned Audible is being sued by a number of major publishe...
22:32, 2019-08-24

Diplomats defend, deplore North Korea’s human rights record GENEVA (AP) — North Korea’s ambassador to the United Nations has defended his country’s human rights record and likened economic sanction...
16:12, 2019-05-09

Semenya wins in Montreuil, intends to defend 800m world title "Caster Semenya has won her first race since filing an appeal against the International Association of Athletics Federations\u0027 ruling on restrict...
20:08, 2019-06-12

Cuccinelli rewrites Statue of Liberty poem to defend immigration stance The acting director of Citizenship and Immigration Services on Tuesday modified the poem on the Statue of Liberty to include being able to “sta...
17:20, 2019-08-13

Pamela Anderson continues to defend Julian Assange following meltdown over his arrest "How is it more important to prosecute a journalist for exposing factual information that was to warn citizens of what their governments are secretly...
18:12, 2019-04-12

Supporters defend Nike's plus-size mannequin after it becomes target for 'fat-shaming' remarks Critics of Nike's new plus-size mannequins are getting backlash for exhibiting less-than-model behavior....
16:00, 2019-06-11

At This Point It's Hard to Find a White Supremacist Laura Ingraham Won't Defend Laura Ingraham and other Fox News commentators have no problem promoting racism and sexism on their shows, but Ingraham did her audience one better o...
16:40, 2019-05-31

‘We want to create more stories’ - Klopp warns Liverpool are eager to defend title "Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he wants his players to be as consistent as last season as the Reds get ready to start their Champions League ti...
10:37, 2019-09-17

Nora Krug: Replacing German 'guilt' with 'responsibility' to defend democracy Nora Krug is the author of a bestselling graphic memoir titled "Heimat," which looks into her family's involvement in World War II. DW asked her what...
14:52, 2019-08-09

Tyler Baltierra and Catelynn Lowell Defend Themselves After Being Late for Visit With Carly It's time to set the record straight! During Monday night's season finale of Teen Mom OG, Tyler Baltierra and Catelynn Lowell were able to reunite w...
22:00, 2019-08-20

Joe Biden forced to defend record in onslaught from younger Democrat rivals Former vice president Joe Biden was forced to defend his political record as the Democratic front-runner to take on Donald Trump in next year's elect...
15:52, 2019-08-01

Travel bloggers DEFEND hanging out of train in 'dangerous' railway snap TRAVEL bloggers Camille & Jean went viral when they posted a 'foolish' picture from Ella, Sri Lanka. They have since defended the controversial move....
15:08, 2019-05-24

De Blasio tries to defend using taxpayer-funded NYPD security for campaign trips Mayor Bill de Blasio defended the use of taxpayer funds to cover the costs of his NYPD security detail while traveling for his long-shot presidential...
19:28, 2019-05-24

‘Ain’t nobody licking our Blue Bell!’: Cops defend ice cream in viral photo Freeze! A couple of Texas cops struck a pose in a blue wall of defiance against would-be lickers of Blue Bell ice cream. “Ain’t nobody licking ...
20:08, 2019-07-10

Republicans defend Trump tweets, say ‘squad’ engages in personal attacks Republicans defended U.S. President Donald Trump’s Twitter attack on four Democratic congresswomen....
17:56, 2019-07-16

The Thick Gray Line: Forest Elephants Defend Against Climate Change If the species is wiped out by poachers, Africa’s vast rain forest will lose 7 percent of its carbon storage ability, scientists estimate....
18:44, 2019-08-19

Caster Semenya Won't Be Allowed To Defend Her 800-Meter Title At The World Championships South African runner Caster Semenya won’t be allowed to compete in her primary event, the 800 meters, two months from now at the 2019 World Champions...
00:20, 2019-07-31

Seattle defend Major League Rugby crown before season three expansion After the Seawolves’ dramatic win over San Diego, work will go on to address weaknesses – and build on evident strengthsThe Seattle Seawolves retaine...
13:40, 2019-06-17

'View' co-hosts defend Iran questioning Trump's mental health: 'Everybody does it' "View" co-hosts Joy Behar and Whoopi Goldberg suggested Wednesday that it wasn't a big deal for Iran to question President Trump's mental fitness, no...
23:24, 2019-06-26

IBF orders Canelo Alvarez to defend middleweight belt against Serhiy Derevyanchenko by August Alvarez won the belt less than two weeks ago when he defeated Daniel Jacobs by unanimous decision...
23:16, 2019-05-15

'The View' hosts defend Joe Biden from Dem attacks, say there’s a 'real racist in the White House' "The View" hosts on Thursday pushed back on race-based criticisms of former Vice President Joe Biden, suggesting that by calling him a "racist," peop...
22:20, 2019-06-20

Seaver vs. Brady: Iconic Mets Kranepool, Shamsky vehemently defend ‘Tom Terrific’ A white sign emblazoned with “Amazin’” in bold black letters hung above Ed Kranepool and Art Shamsky. That moniker forever will be associated with th...
04:40, 2019-06-05

Fort of Castillo San Cristóbal: Built to Defend Against the English, Dutch and Marauding Pirates Puerto Rico is a unique island with stunning scenery as well as a complex history and fascinating culture. ...
03:24, 2019-06-16

Bobsleigh Canada members defend federation amid Kaillie Humphries’ lawsuit Bobsleigh Canada members are defending the organization amid harassment allegations by Kaillie Humphries....
02:40, 2019-09-15

'Big Bang Theory' showrunners defend finale's big Leonard and Penny reveal after fan backlash The showrunners behind “The Big Bang Theory” are defending one of the bigger choices they made in the recent series finale. ...
19:28, 2019-05-20

The Brewers need to solve their corner infield production problem as they try to defend their NL Central title We're more than halfway through June and the Brewers have gotten little-to-nothing on offense from first...
03:44, 2019-06-20

SEALs defend Navy vet Edward Gallagher, contradict claims made by snipers The trial of Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher took another surprising turn Wednesday when a fellow SEAL got on the stand and defended the decorated combat ...
07:52, 2019-06-27

Immigration officials defend Mississippi raids in days after El Paso mass shooting ​US immigration officials defended the timing of raids on food processing plants in Mississippi that came just days after a gunman targeted “Me...
20:32, 2019-08-11

Nikita Dragun tried to defend James Charles in his feud with Tati Westbrook. It didn't help An attempt to offer "clarification" in the midst of a feud between YouTube stars James Charles and Tati Westbrook looks to have backfired....
20:04, 2019-05-15

Hong Kong police defend firing live round during latest protests Twelve-year-old among those detained after violent clashes with demonstratorsHong Kong police say they arrested dozens of people, including a 12-year...
17:40, 2019-08-26

Sergey Kovalev stops Anthony Yarde to defend light-heavyweight title Anthony Yarde though takes WBO champion Sergey Kovalev 11 rounds The post Sergey Kovalev stops Anthony Yarde to defend light-heavyweight title appear...
22:00, 2019-08-24

Wiener-eating champ Joey Chestnut scarfs 71 hot dogs to defend his title Miko Sudo devoured 31 wieners and buns to win the women's title at Nathan's Famous annual July Fourth hot dog-eating contest....
21:08, 2019-07-04

Karamo Brown, who could've said nothing, chooses to defend fellow DWTS contestant Sean Spicer Despite the fact that he’s a big bag of shit who helped support and promote the Trump administration and its many nightmarish misdeeds, Sean Spicer i...
18:24, 2019-08-22

Novak Djokovic aims to defend US Open and close in on Federer’s major haul • Djokovic seeking to add to his 16 major wins • Evans handed tricky draw against MannarinoOnly a third-rate bookmaker or a dim-witted gambler would ...
00:44, 2019-08-26

Mo Farah to defend Chicago Marathon title, all-but ending rumours of track return Mo Farah has confirmed that he will defend his Chicago Marathon title on October 13, all-but ending speculation linking him with a return to the trac...
16:44, 2019-05-09

That's the Tea! Sophie Turner Interrupts Honeymoon to Defend Soccer Star Alex Morgan Sophie Turner has interrupted her honeymoon with Joe Jonas to deliver an important message, a message of support for U.S. soccer star Alex Morgan. O...
21:40, 2019-07-05

Suzanne Somers fans defend 72-year-old 'Three's Company' star's nude bathtub snap: 'You still got it!' Iconic "Three's Company" actress Suzanne Somers enjoyed California's spring super bloom in the comfort of her very own outdoor bathtub last week....
17:24, 2019-04-15

Protesters defend sacred 800-year-old Djap Wurrung trees as police deadline looms Victoria police circle ahead of slated bulldozing of more than 260 trees that are significant to Aboriginal women A standoff between authorities and ...
09:08, 2019-08-22

CNN's Alisyn Camerota, John Berman defend Biden amid latest plagiarism controversy CNN anchors Alisyn Camerota and John Berman stuck their necks out for former Vice President Joe Biden, whose campaign was hit with two rounds of plag...
00:12, 2019-06-06

Sarri and Solskjær defend de Gea after his error gifts Chelsea draw at Manchester United – video Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has joined Ole Gunnar Solskjær in defending Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea after his mistake let in Marcos ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Anthony Joshua will watch Madison Square Garden’s greatest fights before going out to defend his titles Madison Square Garden’s proud boxing history is not lost on Anthony Joshua The post Anthony Joshua will watch Madison Square Garden’s greatest ...
16:48, 2019-05-30

Trump officials defend decision to send FEMA funds to ICE ahead of Hurricane Dorian (NBC News) — Trump administration officials said Sunday that transferring $155 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Dis...
00:52, 2019-09-02

Omar uses anti-rape slogan to defend Ocasio-Cortez from 2020 Democratic candidate Rep. Ilhan Omar invoked an anti-rape slogan as she shot down 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful John Delaney after he renewed his offer to debate R...
19:04, 2019-06-06

Rams vs. Panthers: Live updates, game stats, highlights from Week 1 as LA tries to defend NFC crown Follow along with this big NFC showdown as the Rams head to Carolina for their opener following a Super Bowl loss...
21:52, 2019-09-08

California police defend placing ‘spit mask’ over boy’s head after video sparks outrage Sacramento attorney Mark T. Harris said he is considering a lawsuit on behalf of the youth and his mother against the city, the security guard, and a...
02:40, 2019-05-24

UFC news, rumors: Valentina Shevchenko to defend vs. Liz Carmouche, Dana White talks Brock Lesnar Shevchenko will be out for revenge against one of the only two women who have defeated her...
19:32, 2019-06-19

Caster Semenya unable to defend 800m title at the World Athletics Championships after court ruling Caster Semenya has expressed disappointment over a court ruling which means she will be prevented from defending her 800m title at the World Athletic...
21:00, 2019-07-30

Hong Kong’s struggle is ours too. It’s a wake-up call to defend all basic human rights | Natalie Nougayrède The young activists’ aspirations – to assemble peacefully, to speak freely, to not be persecuted – are a universal causeWhy do the Hong Kong activist...
07:28, 2019-06-19

Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr undercard: Callum Smith to defend WBA title against Hassan N'Dam Callum Smith will defend his world title against Hassan N'Dam on the Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr undercard on 1 June....
15:32, 2019-05-21

'View' hosts defend Biden amid fake war tale: Wasn't lying, he's a 'good storyteller' "View" co-hosts Sunny Hostin and Whoopi Goldberg pushed back on the idea that former Vice President Joe Biden wasn't sharp mentally or that he lied w...
20:44, 2019-09-04

Europa League Final tickets: Uefa defend allocations for Chelsea vs Arsenal clash in Baku Uefa have defended the allocation of tickets made available to Arsenal and Chelsea for the all-English Europa League Final in Azerbaijan....
19:08, 2019-05-10

After Receiving Death Threats, Chris Darden Says He Will No Longer Defend Suspected Nipsey Hussle Killer Chris Darden, an attorney best known for his part in prosecuting the O.J. Simpson double-murder trial, says he is withdrawing from his role represent...
23:52, 2019-05-10

Bellator 222 results, highlights: Rory MacDonald outpoints Neiman Gracie to defend welterweight title MacDonald utilized a perfect gameplan and excellent submission defense to beat Gracie on Friday...
07:36, 2019-06-15

Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic talks playing future, Neymar rumors, World Cup run with Croatia, how to defend Messi and more The Barca midfielder sits down with CBS Sports for a question-and-answer session before the 2019-20 season...
04:28, 2019-08-08

Uefa apologise for Europa League Final travel chaos but defend decision to stage the match in Baku Uefa have apologised to Arsenal and Chelsea over the travel chaos fans must face to attend the Europa League Final in Baku....
12:52, 2019-05-17

Watch: 'Avengers' video game: Captain America, Thor, Iron Man defend San Francisco in new gameplay trailer Marvel and publisher Square Enix released on Tuesday the first gameplay footage for the upcoming "Avengers" video game which will be released for the...
18:24, 2019-08-20

Brexit: Boris Johnson prepares to visit Berlin as minister struggles to defend his 'collaboration' jibe - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 1.23pm BST As the anti-Brexit campaign group, Led By Donkeys, has been pointing o...
14:44, 2019-08-21

Justice Department hires whole new team of lawyers to defend the Trump administration’s bid to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst The Justice Department is shaking up the legal team fighting for the inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 census...
12:12, 2019-07-08

Kim Darroch emails: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt defend media's right to publish further leaks after police warning Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have backed the media's right to publish any further leaked cables from Sir Kim Darroch....
14:00, 2019-07-13

UN: More aid for Venezuela refugees needed The UN has warned that hostility towards Venezuelan refugees in neighboring countries will grow if aid is not increased. Of the more than $700 in aid...
06:32, 2019-08-19

What’s next for Venezuela after days of tumult? CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — After days of upheaval, Venezuela is sinking back into political stalemate. In the fourth month of their standoff, Presiden...
06:32, 2019-05-03

Nueva Cádiz and the Pearls of Venezuela South America is famous for many reasons and amongst history lovers, for its many lost and abandoned cities. Since they have been rediscovered, they ...
03:52, 2019-08-30

Without Venezuela’s oil, Haiti struggles to keep lights on PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — When her daughter was 4 years old, Jennifer Jean started a small catering business in Bourdon, a lower middle-class dist...
07:00, 2019-05-17

UN says Venezuela exodus surpasses 4 million CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The United Nations says the number of Venezuelans who have left their country in recent years has surpassed 4 million. The ...
16:28, 2019-06-07

Venezuela talks in Norway end without deal Government and opposition envoys meeting in Norway have failed to reach an agreement in their latest rounds of talks. Opposition leader Juan Guaido h...
04:56, 2019-05-30

Argentina v Venezuela - Follow LIVE "Follow live coverage of the Copa America quarter-final clash between Argentina and Venezuela at the Maracana."...
20:36, 2019-06-28

UN: More aid for Venezuela refugee crisis needed The UN has warned that hostility towards Venezuelan refugees in neighboring countries will grow if aid is not increased. Of the more than $700 in aid...
04:04, 2019-08-19

Venezuela Made A Pact With The VAR Devil For most of my lifetime, Venezuela has been chum for the sharks of South America. La Vinotinto have never qualified for a World Cup, have never even ...
16:52, 2019-06-19

International Red Cross says stepping up aid to Venezuela The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Thursday it has reached agreement with the Venezuelan government of Nicolas Maduro to exp...
12:40, 2019-04-11

Boyd makes US debut, among 5 changes vs Venezuela CINCINNATI (AP) — Forward Tyler Boyd made his debut for the United States in its final exhibition before the CONCACAF Gold Cup, one of five lineup ch...
20:20, 2019-06-09

Guaidó's uprising seems to have flatlined. What's next for Venezuela? Nicolás Maduro remains in power and most of Venezuela’s military top brass has pledged loyalty to Chávez’s unpopular successorWhen Venezuela’s Juan G...
21:04, 2019-05-01

The Venezuela uprising: the story so far – podcast Nicolás Maduro appeared on the brink of being forced from power in an uprising plotted by the opposition leader, Juan Guaidó. But key figures stayed ...
05:40, 2019-05-14

US emergency aid for Venezuela to be distributed in Colombia BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — U.S.-supplied humanitarian aid that was earmarked for Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó will now be distributed in Col...
02:24, 2019-05-31

Venezuela accused of killing naval officer Security forces loyal to President Nicolas Maduro arrested naval officer Rafael Acosta Arevalo last month. Twelve countries from across the Americas ...
09:48, 2019-07-01

Lindsey Graham on Venezuela: ‘Where is our aircraft carrier?’ Sen. Lindsey Graham wants to know why the U.S. has not sent an aircraft carrier to respond to the crisis in Venezuela....
19:24, 2019-05-03

US: Russia convinced Maduro to stay in Venezuela US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said Maduro was ready to go into exile in Cuba but was persuaded by Russia to stay. President Donald Trump has ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Venezuela's government and opposition to reset talks President Nicolas Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaido both signaled in the past days a willingness to return to the negotiating table. The two s...
06:04, 2019-06-30

The plot that failed: how Venezuela's 'uprising' fizzled When the coup was hurriedly launched a day early, defections from the regime failed to materialise, Maduro remained in power and the US government lo...
21:56, 2019-05-03

Canada suspending operations at embassy in Venezuela TORONTO (AP) — Canada is suspending operations at its embassy in Venezuela. Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said in a statement Sunday that Venezu...
00:36, 2019-06-03

What life is like in rural Venezuela, where ‘money doesn’t buy anything’ Remote communities in Venezuela now use a bartering system with the country's economy and infrastructure in shambles....
21:04, 2019-06-07

German ambassador to Venezuela returns after spat President Maduro's government had removed Daniel Kriener from Caracas in March, accusing him of meddling in domestic affairs. Venezuela is in the cen...
18:00, 2019-07-22

Norway says it will host Venezuela mediation again next week The diplomatic effort reflects recognition in Venezuela that neither the government or opposition have been able to prevail in their struggle for pow...
23:28, 2019-05-25

Venezuela: Coup or uprising? It depends on who you support Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido has made a new push to oust President Nicolas Maduro, claiming he has the backing of parts of the army. As ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

The Latest: More clashes in Venezuela’s political crisis CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 11 p.m. Venezuelans heeded opposition leader Juan Guaidó...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Venezuela says passengers missing after Caribbean sinking CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A Venezuelan official says a small boat carrying at least 20 people sank in Caribbean coastal waters and that most of those...
18:32, 2019-05-20

US military prepping for Guaidó takeover in Venezuela The commander of U.S. forces in Latin America told Congress Wednesday that the military is developing plans to be immediately ready for any contingen...
13:00, 2019-05-02

Ilhan Omar blames US for Venezuela crisis Rep. Ilhan Omar blamed the US for the political turmoil in Venezuela, saying we “helped lead the devastation” through the use of sanctions. “A ...
14:44, 2019-05-02

Venezuela: New protests as Maduro claims victory Acting President Nicolas Maduro has praised "loyal and obedient" troops for stopping an uprising orchestrated by the "coup-mongering far-right." He a...
23:52, 2019-05-01

Maduro invites Huawei to set up 4G network in Venezuela CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is inviting China’s Huawei to help set up a 4G network in Venezuela, prompting op...
21:04, 2019-05-24

Opposition-led congress in Venezuela returns to chambers CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s opposition-controlled congress has returned to its chambers a day after security forces prevented its mem...
21:40, 2019-05-15

Peru held by 10-man Venezuela in Copa America PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil (AP) — Peru was held by 10-man Venezuela to a 0-0 draw in the teams’ Copa America opener on Saturday. Venezuela defender L...
00:28, 2019-06-16

Canada suspends operations at Venezuela embassy Canada has temporarily shut its embassy in Venezuela, saying President Nicolas Maduro's government is refusing to renew visas for Canadian diplomats....
06:00, 2019-06-03

Venezuela shreds sloppy US defense early for 3-0 win CINCINNATI (AP) — Sloppy defense and careless goalkeeping sent the United States to another disconcerting loss Sunday, 3-0 to Venezuela in the Americ...
23:40, 2019-06-09

German ambassador allowed to return to Venezuela Expelled from Venezuela in March for greeting opposition leader and interim president Juan Guaido at the airport, German Ambassador Daniel Kriener ha...
09:16, 2019-07-02

Venezuela: Juan Guaido's bodyguards arrested Two members of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido's security team have been arrested for allegedly trying to sell guns. There is no indication ...
02:44, 2019-07-14

Venezuela thrust to forefront of US-Russia clashes WASHINGTON (AP) — Russia’s support for Venezuela’s embattled President Nicolas Maduro has become the latest flashpoint in deteriorating r...
06:32, 2019-05-03

Venezuela introduces new banknotes as inflation soars CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela is planning to introduce banknotes with larger denominations to cope with hyperinflation which shows no signs of ...
21:36, 2019-06-12

Spanish FM says Venezuela embassy can’t be political center BEIRUT (AP) — Spain’s acting foreign minister says a Venezuelan anti-government activist is a guest at the Spanish Embassy in Caracas, which ca...
13:52, 2019-05-03

Norway says Venezuela mediation to resume next week CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Norway says representatives of the Venezuelan government and opposition have decided to return to Oslo for a mediation effo...
21:36, 2019-05-25

Shanahan, Pompeo and Bolton meet on Venezuela WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan says he and other senior members of President Donald Trump’s national security team...
18:20, 2019-05-03

Venezuela marks independence day with military parade President Maduro said he would seek peace with the opposition, one day after a UN report accused the military of extrajudicial killings. Opposition l...
23:04, 2019-07-05

Pompeo: Trump ‘very clear’ that he wants Russia out of Venezuela WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said President Trump has been “very clear” about wanting the Russians out of Venezuela, despite Tru...
19:36, 2019-05-05

US slams 'intolerable' support for Venezuela's Maduro National Security Adviser John Bolton said Venezuela was now part of an "exclusive club of rogue states," and issued a stark warning to any countries...
12:00, 2019-08-07

Even criminals are suffering in Venezuela’s failing economy CARACAS, Venezuela — The feared street gangster El Negrito sleeps with a pistol under his pillow and says he’s lost track of his murder count. But de...
21:12, 2019-05-28

Venezuela announces end to exchange controls after 16 years CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela has announced the lifting of foreign exchange controls on banks for the first time in 16 years, but some observer...
23:52, 2019-05-13

US: Trump won’t trade Putin Ukraine for Venezuela President Trump won’t cut support for Ukraine in exchange for Russia doing the same with Venezuela, U.S. officials said as Secretary of State Mike Po...
21:28, 2019-05-14

AP Exclusive: Imprisoned supercop’s escape from Venezuela WASHINGTON (AP) — Venezuelan political fugitive Iván Simonovis was five weeks on the run after taking the daring step to abandon house arrest and his...
20:04, 2019-06-25

In A First, Miss Venezuela Ditches Contestants' Measurements For the first time in its history, the Miss Venezuela contest will not publish the 24 contestants' waist, bust and hip measurements, organisers said....
08:44, 2019-08-02

The Latest: Venezuela gov’t, opposition reported in talks CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Officials in Venezuela say representatives of ...
05:00, 2019-05-16

The Latest: Venezuela gov’t, opposition in Norway for talks CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Officials in Venezuela say representatives of ...
08:24, 2019-05-16

The Latest: Spain official: US like a ‘cowboy’ on Venezuela CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on the political conflict in Venezuela (all times local): 8:10 a.m. Spain’s acting foreign minister says t...
14:28, 2019-05-08

Flights between U.S. and Venezuela suspended as unrest continues In a letter to the Transportation Department requesting the halt, the Department of Homeland Security said "conditions in Venezuela threaten the safe...
20:40, 2019-05-15

US sanctions Maduro’s son as it raises pressure on Venezuela BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Trump administration is sanctioning the son of Nicolas Maduro as it seeks to increase pressure on family members of top o...
18:12, 2019-06-28

Russian air force jet spotted at Venezuela airport Russia has sent a handful of aircraft into Venezuela in recent months, often under mysterious circumstances....
22:00, 2019-06-24

Colombian cities hit by Venezuela gasoline shortages CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s widespread gasoline shortages are starting to affect some cities in neighboring Colombia, where drivers h...
20:56, 2019-05-29

Venezuela: Guaido seeks talks with US military Self-declared President Juan Guaido is to step up pressure on the US military to help solve the country's political crisis. The opposition leader has...
00:08, 2019-05-12

Oil and migration: why the U.S. is heavily involved in Venezuela’s crisis Oil, migration and proximity. These are the reasons experts gave when asked why the western world — particularly the United States — is so concerned ...
19:48, 2019-05-26

Russia, Venezuela seek strategy to sideline US Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is meeting his Venezuelan counterpart for talks in Moscow. Russia has doubled down on its support for Venezuel...
12:12, 2019-05-05

'Viva el VAR,' sing Venezuela after draw with Brazil "The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) rode to Venezuela\u0027s rescue once again at the Copa America on Tuesday, denying hosts Brazil two goals in a sur...
12:32, 2019-06-19

Venezuela’s opposition appeals for global support MADRID (AP) — Members of the Venezuelan opposition overseas are calling for the international community to condemn the arrest of a top lawmaker in th...
15:56, 2019-05-09

Saudi oil latest: US vows to 'take whatever action necessary' to defend its interests in the Gulf following attacks The US has vowed to take "whatever action is necessary" to defend its interests in the Gulf following recent attacks on Saudi oil facilities....
19:12, 2019-09-17

Pink becomes latest celebrity to defend Harry and Meghan from 'public bullying' Pink has become the latest celebrity to defend the Duke and Duchess of Sussex against recent public criticism facing the royal couple....
09:40, 2019-08-20

Who is Leopoldo Lopez, the prisoner behind Venezuela’s Juan Guaido? Leopoldo Lopez is said to have orchestrated Juan Guaido’s rise to power in the fight to oust Nicolas Maduro as president of Venezuela....
20:24, 2019-05-01

Freeland will visit Cuba to talk Venezuela options Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland will head to Cuba next week for more talks with her counterpart there on the situation in Venezuela....
23:28, 2019-08-22

IMF denies pressuring Venezuela to release economic data The International Monetary Fund said on Thursday it had not pressured Venezuela to release economic indicators after years of silence, while two sour...
23:28, 2019-05-30

The thin evidence against a jailed Venezuela opposition official CARACAS – At about 2 a.m. on March 21, eight Venezuelan intelligence agents drove to the home of the top advisor to opposition leader Juan Guai...
22:44, 2019-06-11

Venezuela's army death squads kill thousands — UN A UN report has detailed the extrajudicial executions of thousands of young men by special forces. The report says that the death squads are carrying...
23:16, 2019-07-04

Venezuela steers away from politics before Copa América game RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Venezuela coach Rafael Dudamel almost left his job for political reasons after his team beat Argentina 3-1 in March in a friend...
01:56, 2019-06-28

Norwegian diplomat pushes Venezuela talks against the odds BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Any negotiated settlement to Venezuela*s protracted crisis will likely be reached with the help of a self-effacing Scandinavi...
18:36, 2019-05-31

Venezuela gov’t says it thwarted plot seeking to kill Maduro CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan officials say they have foiled a plot to overthrow the government that included assassinating President Nicolas ...
23:04, 2019-06-26

Martino, Mexico use shuffling roster to beat Venezuela ATLANTA (AP) — For all the players absent from Mexico’s national team, new coach Tata Martino may still have a roster solid enough to make a st...
07:04, 2019-06-06

UN human rights chief makes first visit to Venezuela CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The United Nations’ top human rights official is visiting Venezuela amid heightened international pressure on Preside...
22:24, 2019-06-19

Venezuela's Guaidó pictured with members of Colombian gang Opposition leader plays down images but analysts say they could prove highly damagingJuan Guaidó, the Venezuelan politician fighting to topple Nicolá...
18:52, 2019-09-13

29 dead in cellblock riot at Venezuela police station A state official called the incident a failed escape attempt, but human rights groups described it as a massacre....
01:20, 2019-05-25

Feds slap sanctions on son of Venezuela’s Nicolás Maduro The US on Friday slapped sanctions on Venezuelan strongman Nicolás Maduro’s son to ratchet up pressure on relatives of top officials backing the soci...
03:44, 2019-06-29

Seasoned diplomat appointed EU’s special envoy for Venezuela MADRID (AP) — The European Union says it has appointed former Uruguayan foreign minister and seasoned diplomat Enrique Iglesias as the bloc’s s...
12:36, 2019-05-28

Venezuela beats Bolivia 3-1 and advances in Copa America BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Venezuela beat Bolivia 3-1 to advance to the Copa America quarterfinals on Saturday. Darwin Machis scored in each half ...
00:32, 2019-06-23

US balks as Venezuela heads up UN-backed disarmament body GENEVA (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the U.N.’s main disarmament body has walked out of its current session in Geneva to protest that Venezuela...
12:36, 2019-05-28

Venezuela: Guaido urges military to join May 1 protest Thousands of opposition supporters have clashed with police in Venezuela after self-declared president, Juan Guaido, called for a military uprising. ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Venezuela sources: Talks to break deadlock set to resume BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Associated Press has learned that negotiations aimed at breaking Venezuela’s political standoff will resume next we...
19:04, 2019-06-29

Italy explains refusal to recognize Venezuela’s Guaido ROME (AP) — Italy is explaining its refusal to recognize Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó as interim president, saying it doesn’t want ...
20:48, 2019-05-11

EU sees sharp rise in asylum applications from Venezuela The number of applications for asylum in the EU is back up. While Syrians and Afghans formerly topped the list, the EU has seen a surge in the number...
10:04, 2019-06-11

Canada closing Venezuela embassy effective immediately Canada's foreign affairs minister says the Maduro regime has taken action to prevent foreign embassies from functioning, "particularly those advocati...
01:04, 2019-06-03

Venezuela's Juan Guaido calls for 'return to streets' The self-declared president has urged Venezuelans to protest against a growing government crackdown on opposition figures. The EU has warned the Madu...
04:20, 2019-05-10

8 million to leave Venezuela as migrants by end of 2020: report An estimated 4 million have already fled the country to escape a political crisis fuelled by its economic collapse....
21:44, 2019-06-28

Venezuela: Representatives of Maduro and Guaido to meet in Norway Norway's foreign ministry said in a statement that the government and opposition delegates will hold talks in Oslo next week to carry forward the neg...
13:20, 2019-05-26

The Latest: Diplomats meet in Sweden to discuss Venezuela BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The latest on the political turmoil in Venezuela (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Officials say that Sweden is hosting talks bet...
19:52, 2019-06-13

Venezuela launches military exercises, warns Colombia Venezuelan President Maduro has accused Colombia of plotting his overthrow, while Bogota said Venezuela harbors and backs rogue rebel fighters. The U...
10:44, 2019-09-11

Venezuela political negotiations to continue next week: sources The sources said the location for the talks will be decided by the government of Norway, which is leading the mediation effort and hosted two previou...
03:04, 2019-06-30

Putin: No intention to deploy Russian troops in Venezuela ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — President Vladimir Putin has told reporters that Moscow has no intention to deploy its troops or set up military bases ...
14:20, 2019-06-06

Venezuela's top court opens probe into opposition lawmakers The Maduro-allied court is investigating opposition politicians on suspicion of treason. The National Assembly has argued that the move violates the ...
22:32, 2019-05-07

Venezuela’s opposition-led congress to debate defense pact CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s opposition-controlled congress plans to discuss a proposal for Venezuela’s return to a regional def...
17:52, 2019-05-07

The Latest: Venezuela top court targets opposition leaders CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 2:25 p.m. Venezuela’s pro-government Supreme Court...
20:40, 2019-05-07

Brazil frustrated by VAR in Copa América draw with Venezuela Coutinho’s late goal disallowed after Firmino handballBrazil had three goals disallowed by VARBrazil had three goals disallowed by VAR as they were h...
10:04, 2019-06-19

The Latest: Norway mediation effort in Venezuela stalls CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 10:28 a.m. A member of Venezuela’s opposition said...
16:56, 2019-06-07

Decades after failed invasion, Cuba still eyes Venezuela MACHURUCUTO, Venezuela (AP) — For all the heated talk coming from Washington about President Nicolás Maduro being a Cuban puppet, there was a time wh...
07:00, 2019-05-17

Venezuela migrants propel billion-dollar delivery app BOGOTA, Colombia — It’s six in the morning and Samuel Romero is already pulling his bicycle out of a small garage. The 21-year-old Venezuelan migrant...
20:04, 2019-07-29

Venezuela’s Juan Guaidó says he overestimated military support Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó says he overestimated military support for his effort to topple the country’s ruler. “We still need more sol...
04:52, 2019-05-05

Four million have now fled Venezuela, UN ramps up aid to children who remain The number of people who have left Venezuela to escape the country’s ongoing political and economic crisis, has reached some four million, the UN ann...
18:00, 2019-06-07

Venezuela: widespread blackouts could be new normal, experts warn Country struggled to restore power after massive blackout on Monday left millions without powerWidespread electricity outages could become the new no...
19:56, 2019-07-23

US suspends all flights to Venezuela amid political turmoil The US suspended all flights to Venezuela on Wednesday amid political turmoil and violence in the South American country. The Department of Transport...
00:04, 2019-05-16

Venezuela's opposition vow to defy Maduro after key figure detained At least nine lawmakers face detention after Edgar Zambrano was arrested on Wednesday, signalling the start of a crackdownOpposition politicians batt...
16:52, 2019-05-09

Plans for Tower Fifth in Midtown include Venezuela consulate The current Venezuelan consulate on East 51st Street is supposed to be incorporated into Harry Macklowe’s proposed Tower Fifth skyscraper, and any sa...
05:16, 2019-06-19

Mexico fight back to beat Venezuela in Atlanta "Mexico came from behind to beat Venezuela 3-1 in Atlanta on Wednesday and record their third win in a row under Argentine coach Gerardo Martino."...
08:52, 2019-06-06

Donald Trump freezes assets held by Venezuela in US Donald Trump has signed an order freezing assets held by Venezuela's government in the US. Meanwhile Colombia says it will grant citizenship to babie...
05:32, 2019-08-06

Activists at Venezuela Embassy served with eviction notice WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. authorities have served an eviction notice to activists who have stayed for more than a month inside the Venezuelan embassy in...
04:36, 2019-05-14

Venezuela orders Aruba, Brazil borders reopened CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela is reopening its borders with Brazil and Aruba while keeping the more frequently traversed Colombia border closed...
18:44, 2019-05-10

Pompeo going to Russia amid disputes over Venezuela, Arctic WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (pahm-PAY’-oh) will head to Russia to hold talks with President Vladimir Putin amid disputes o...
15:56, 2019-05-10

Heritage, Norquist, FreedomWorks challenge Trump over Venezuela President Trump is facing substantial push back from several influential conservative groups for his move this week to aid Venezuelan opposition lead...
16:40, 2019-08-07

Italy confirms Venezuela lawmaker in ambassador’s residence ROME (AP) — Italy is confirming that a Venezuelan of Italian origin who is a member of the country’s opposition-controlled National Assembly ha...
11:44, 2019-05-10

Venezuela’s Guaidó grapples with case of alleged corruption CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s opposition is coming under scrutiny for a case in which two activists allegedly misappropriated funds des...
03:16, 2019-06-18

5 reasons Trump's Venezuela embargo won't end the Maduro regime The US has upped its pressure of the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro by imposing new sanctions. The new measures aren't quite a ful...
03:32, 2019-08-08

Maduro government blames Venezuela blackout on attack Caracas and other parts of Venezuela have been hit by a massive power cut. The government blamed the blackout on an "electromagnetic attack."...
06:12, 2019-07-23

Pentagon meeting on Venezuela includes discussion of US intervention President Trump’s top national security officials met at the Pentagon Friday to discuss how to respond to the political crisis in Venezuela....
02:44, 2019-05-04

Venezuela draw 0-0 with Peru in their Copa America opener "Venezuela and Peru began their Copa America with a nervous 0-0 draw on Saturday in a match marked by two Peruvian goals chalked off after consultati...
23:44, 2019-06-15

Venezuela unrest leads to more migrants at the Brazil border RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Brazilian military says the number of Venezuelans crossing into Brazil has risen this week amid an escalation in their home...
23:00, 2019-05-02

Venezuela reopens border with Colombia after four-month blockade Venezuelans have joined long lines to cross into Colombia to buy food and medicine. Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro shut the border in ...
21:20, 2019-06-08

Pompeo, Russian FM to meet as Venezuela spat intensifies WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo plans to meet next week with his Russian counterpart as a dispute between Washington and Moscow inte...
18:48, 2019-05-02

Venezuela’s misery doesn’t even spare the dead in Maracaibo MARACAIBO, Venezuela (AP) — Even the dead aren’t safe in Maracaibo, a sweltering, suffering city in Venezuela. Thieves have broken into some of...
06:24, 2019-06-18

Venezuela allows UN human rights chief Bachelet to set up office The UN human rights chief plans to set up an office in Venezuela to monitor the ongoing humanitarian crisis there. Michelle Bachelet said the dire si...
12:20, 2019-06-22

US to redirect Central America aid to Venezuela's Juan Guaido In a USAID memo, Donald Trump's administration said that funds would go to paying salaries of Juan Guaido's interim government, local NGO's and the p...
03:52, 2019-07-18

Venezuela government, opposition agree to continue talks There will be further talks to end to Venezuela's stalemate, negotiators have said. For years, the president's adversaries had been wary of lengthy d...
05:20, 2019-07-12

Venezuela’s Maduro calls for military unity after clashes CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has called for military unity in an appearance with soldiers, two days after security f...
15:40, 2019-05-02

Venezuela reopens Tachira border post with Colombia Four months ago Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro closed the border post during a dispute over humanitarian aid deliveries. It is not clear whether...
12:36, 2019-06-08

Diplomats: Europeans weigh sanctions on Venezuela’s Maduro BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Associated Press has learned that major European nations are considering imposing sanctions on Venezuela’s Nicolás ...
19:08, 2019-06-15

Florida senators say Venezuela is national security issue MIAMI (AP) — Florida’s U.S. senators are increasing pressure on the Trump administration to act on the crisis in Venezuela, calling it a nation...
22:12, 2019-05-03

Venezuela's rule of law has crumbled under Maduro, says legal watchdog International Commission of Jurists called on Venezuelan authorities to reinstate democratic institutionsThe rule of law has crumbled in Venezuela un...
17:20, 2019-07-08

Cubans grapple with food shortage due to Venezuela crisis In Cuba putting putting food on the table has become increasingly difficult, as Venezuela cuts back on oil shipments. Now that Cubans have access to ...
18:04, 2019-05-19

Vast gasoline lines form in oil-rich Venezuela MARACAIBO, Venezuela (AP) — U.S. sanctions on oil-rich Venezuela appear to be taking hold, resulting in mile-long lines for fuel in the South America...
20:20, 2019-05-19

Stalemate in Venezuela persists after days of protests and violence. What comes next? In the fourth month of their standoff, President Nicolás Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaidó are unable to deliver a knock-out blow as Venezuela...
20:36, 2019-05-03

Former Hong Kong governor urges Boris Johnson to 'speak up' and defend its freedoms The former governor of Hong Kong has urged Boris Johnson to be "outspoken" in defending the territory's freedoms....
23:04, 2019-08-13

China defense minister says military will “resolutely take action” to defend its claims over Taiwan and South China Sea SINGAPORE (AP) — China defense minister says military will “resolutely take action” to defend its claims over Taiwan and South China Sea....
05:44, 2019-06-02

Space Command to open for business, defend U.S. interests in space Space Force, which has become a reliable applause line for Trump at his campaign rallies, has yet to win final approval by Congress....
22:24, 2019-08-29

Anthony Martial representatives defend Man Utd forward with 'comical' Giggs, Beckham and Ronaldo comparison Anthony Martial's representatives have launched a defence of the Manchester United forward following recent criticism of his performances for the clu...
10:52, 2019-05-07

Elton John, Ellen DeGeneres defend Harry & Meghan from 'malicious' media coverage Elton John and Ellen DeGeneres defend Harry and Meghan on Twitter from "distorted and malicious" media coverage as "eco-hypocrites."   ...
05:24, 2019-08-20

Elephant and Castle stabbing: Man was killed 'trying to defend his friend' after fight broke out at London Tube station A young man was stabbed to death trying to defend his friend after a fight erupted at a Tube station, his friends said today....
16:16, 2019-09-03

Elton John, Ellen DeGeneres and Pink defend Harry & Meghan from 'malicious' media coverage Elton John, Ellen DeGeneres and Pink defend Harry and Meghan on Twitter from "distorted and malicious" media coverage as "eco-hypocrites."  ...
17:52, 2019-08-20

Copa America: Host Brazil held by Venezuela to 0-0 draw SALVADOR, Brazil (AP) — Brazil followed a lackluster win over Bolivia with a scoreless draw against Venezuela in the Copa America on Tuesday, prompti...
04:44, 2019-06-19

Jailed Citgo executives ordered to stand trial in Venezuela CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A judge in Venezuela has ordered a trial in the case of six American oil executives held for 18 months on corruption charge...
05:40, 2019-06-08

A ‘staggering’ 4 million people have fled crisis-stricken Venezuela: UN Venezuela's imploding economy has brought widespread shortages of basic foods and medicines, while political hostilities have led to waves of fatal v...
19:48, 2019-06-07

Machis strikes power Venezuela into Copa quarter-finals "An impressive double from striker Darwin Machis helped Venezuela book their place in the Copa America quarter-finals with a comfortable 3-1 win over...
00:12, 2019-06-23

Trump's Venezuela struggles draw comparison to Obama's with Syria Venezuelan strongman Nicolás Maduro’s reliance on U.S. adversaries to defy President Trump’s call for his ouster is drawing comparisons to the Syrian...
22:00, 2019-05-04

Pompeo: Hezbollah using Venezuela drug trafficking to ‘make payroll’ A major Iranian-backed terrorist group is using drug trafficking operations in Venezuela to fund operations in the Middle East, Secretary of State Mi...
00:04, 2019-06-12

UN human rights chief Bachelet to visit Venezuela next week GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations’ top human rights official has scheduled a trip to Venezuela next week featuring meetings with President Nicol...
17:56, 2019-06-14

Venezuela’s gold fever fuels gangs and insecurity: 'There will be anarchy' Puerto Ordaz has been swept up in a gold rush that powers the city as the armed groups running the mines flourishPuerto Ordaz was once Venezuela’s in...
14:28, 2019-06-08

Venezuela's mining arc: a legal veneer for armed groups to plunder Their methods and origins differ, but their hunger for gold drives violence – and any foreign incursion could trigger escalationLate 2016, Nicolás Ma...
14:28, 2019-06-08

UN human rights chief meets with Venezuela’s Guaidó, Maduro CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The United Nations’ top human rights official is preparing to hold separate meetings in Caracas with Venezuelan oppos...
17:28, 2019-06-21

AP Interview: Russia hails Norway-brokered Venezuela talks MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s envoy on Venezuela says the Norway-brokered talks between the South American country’s government and the oppositi...
20:16, 2019-06-26

Venezuela: new banknotes for second time in a year amid rising hyperinflation Banknotes of 10,000, 20,000 and 50,000 bolívar denominations will begin circulating on Thursday, the central bank saidVenezuela is releasing new bank...
22:24, 2019-06-12

UN Human Rights chief arrives in Venezuela to probe crisis Michelle Bachelet will meet with members of the opposition, civil society and the government. The visit comes in the midst of an entrenched political...
06:20, 2019-06-20

Venezuela's 'staggering' exodus reaches 4 million, UN refugee agency says Social and political crisis drives tide of migrantsColombia and Peru host half of fleeing Venezuelans Related: Venezuela at the crossroads: the who, ...
20:08, 2019-06-07

Trump talks Venezuela and Mueller probe with Vladimir Putin Both presidents said they were not looking to intervene in Venezuela. Trump did not mention election meddling to Putin and refered to the Mueller rep...
03:36, 2019-05-04

Trump, Maduro confirm 'secret' contact over Venezuela crisis The US and Venezuelan leaders have confirmed for the first time that their governments are talking behind the scenes. No mention of the opposition wa...
07:48, 2019-08-21

Venezuela pulls CNN after network’s footage of a truck hitting protesters CNN was yanked off the air Tuesday in Venezuela — about a minute after it aired footage of government tanks plowing into a crowd of protesters,...
12:00, 2019-05-02

Guaido seeks Pentagon cooperation in attempt to take power in Venezuela Opposition leader asks aide to meet US Southern CommandTrump administration has not counted out military actionVenezuelan opposition leader Juan Guai...
23:52, 2019-05-11

Venezuela, Uruguay warn against travel to U.S. cities following mass shootings Uruguay and Venezuela have specifically warned citizens against travelling to cities such as Detroit and Baltimore....
08:32, 2019-08-06

Venezuela’s Guaidó puts on brave face after failed uprising CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó wants to jumpstart his movement to oust Nicolas Maduro following last week’s...
23:32, 2019-05-10

US briefing: Trump's antisemitic trope, mass shootings and Venezuela Wednesday’s top story: president accuses Jewish Democrats of ‘disloyalty’. Plus, inside the Mississippi prison known as ‘gangland’Subscribe now to re...
14:44, 2019-08-21

Venezuela envoys head for talks in Norway as US halts flights Representatives of Venezuela's government and opposition have traveled to Norway for talks after a failed uprising. Meanwhile, the US has suspended a...
06:04, 2019-05-16

Venezuela’s decline takes toll on late artist’s legacy Death of Venezuelan artist Carlos Cruz-Diez elicited international praise for the man, but muted reaction from Venezuela’s government and the decay o...
22:00, 2019-07-31

The Latest: Canada, Cuba hold talks on Venezuela crisis CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on the crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 11:10 a.m. Canadia’s foreign minister is meeting Cuban Forei...
18:08, 2019-05-16

Crowds at Venezuela protests diminish as fear of crackdown grows A modest crowd of Venezuelans took to the streets Saturday to show support for the opposition-led congress which is coming under increasing pressure ...
21:28, 2019-05-11

US briefing: Barr testimony, Venezuela uprising and Assange sentenced Thursday’s top story: attorney general refuses to appear before House judiciary committee. Plus, why we are addicted to conspiracy theoriesSubscribe ...
13:04, 2019-05-02

Crowds decline at Venezuela protests amid fears of crackdown CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A modest crowd of Venezuelans has taken to the streets to show support for the opposition-led congress which has come under...
19:32, 2019-05-11

‘Hope never dies’: Venezuela opposition ponders what’s next after failed uprising As protesters returned to the streets on Saturday some voiced optimism while others showed signs of bafflement and angerWhen the tip off came late on...
23:12, 2019-05-04

Trump appears at odds with aides over Russia’s role in Venezuela WASHINGTON – President Trump spoke by phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday and said Putin was “not looking” to get involved in...
00:12, 2019-05-04

Trump says there is a 'tipping point' that would prompt military action in Venezuela President Trump said on Thursday night there was a "tipping point" in Venezuela for military action....
00:48, 2019-05-03

US briefing: Venezuela coup attempt, Mueller and Facebook privacy Wednesday’s top story: Maduro claims victory over ‘deranged’ attempt to depose government. Plus, the crisis of violence against Native American women...
12:52, 2019-05-01

UN rights chief decries latest US sanctions targeting Venezuela ‘Extremely broad’ measures could increase suffering in the country, says Michelle BacheletThe UN rights chief has intensified criticism of US sanctio...
13:48, 2019-08-09

Venezuela: loyalists defiant but doubts linger after failed revolt A conclave of the ruling Socialist party invoked the example of the late Hugo Chávez, but a high-profile defection has left questions about the exten...
09:20, 2019-05-09

Venezuela: Nicolas Maduro halts talks with opposition over US sanctions Venezuela responded to President Donald Trump's move to freeze assets in the US by skipping talks with Juan Guaido's team in Barbados. The government...
06:00, 2019-08-08

Heritage Action, Norquist, FreedomWorks challenge Trump over Venezuela President Trump is facing substantial push back from several influential conservative groups for his move this week to aid Venezuelan opposition lead...
18:24, 2019-08-07

Cuba forced into rationing as US sanctions and Venezuela crisis bite Commerce minister announces limits on purchases of staples such as chicken, eggs, rice, beans and soapThe Cuban government has announced that it is l...
04:20, 2019-05-11

Blackouts plunge Venezuela into chaos as minister blames saboteurs Nationwide outages caused by ‘electromagnetic attack’ on hydroelectric system, government claims Venezuela has been hit by a nationwide power outage ...
04:52, 2019-07-23

Venezuela government says it foiled plot to assassinate president Maduro Venezuelan officials said that they have foiled a plot to overthrow the government that included assassinating President Nicolás Maduro and his close...
01:20, 2019-06-27

Mini-Maduro targeted as US turns screws on Venezuela leader's son The US has imposed sanctions on Nicolasito, 29, who claims to be an economist and a flautist and has faced claims of nepotismThe Trump administration...
22:04, 2019-06-28

Spain rejects US request to extradite Venezuela's former intelligence chief Top criminal court instead orders release of Gen Hugo Armando Carvajal, who was sought on drug trafficking chargesA top Spanish court has denied a US...
19:12, 2019-09-16

Trump: John Bolton ‘was holding me back!’ on Cuba, Venezuela President Trump on Thursday pushed back on the idea that former national security adviser John Bolton was too much of a hawk — asserting that it was ...
22:00, 2019-09-12

IMF suspended work with Venezuela on economic data after political upheaval The International Monetary Fund suspended work with Venezuela on its economic data in January because of questions about the legitimacy of the govern...
18:24, 2019-05-30

Navy captain’s death in custody sparks outrage in Venezuela CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s opposition is denouncing what it calls the murder of a navy captain who died in custody after he was arre...
06:04, 2019-06-30

Venezuela: widow of 'tortured' navy captain demands UN investigation Captain Rafael Acosta died in military hospital in CaracasWaleswka Pérez: ‘They tortured him so much they killed him’The wife of a Venezuelan navy ca...
19:12, 2019-07-01

Venezuela: UN report accuses Maduro of ‘gross violations’ against dissenters In withering report, human rights chief details how Maduro’s security forces allegedly torture members of the oppositionThe UN has issued a withering...
21:36, 2019-07-04

Venezuela's Guaido announces fresh talks with Maduro regime The Norway-brokered talks aim "to establish a negotiation on the end of the dictatorship," the opposition leader said. Backed by Russia and China, so...
05:16, 2019-07-08

Venezuela’s war on children at a 'breaking point' over lack of medical care The cries of millions of children still languishing inside Venezuela all too often go unanswered as the deteriorating conditions and the iron-grip of...
16:20, 2019-07-11

Venezuela confirms major contraction in rare data release CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s government has made a rare acknowledgement of the severity of the country’s economic crisis by publ...
06:08, 2019-05-29

Venezuela foils attempt on President Maduro's life: government An attempt to assassinate Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has failed, the crisis-hit country's government said. The leader has accused the United...
03:36, 2019-06-27

'It will not work': experts question Venezuela sanctions as Bolton touts them Bolton claimed Trump’s measures will help end Maduro’s reign, but some fear they will make Venezuela’s economic meltdown worseUS national security ad...
21:40, 2019-08-06

Venezuela's trees suffer as firewood replaces scarce cooking gas Endy Perez for years started her day by turning on the stove of her small house in the Venezuelan city of Maracay. These days, her breakfast routine ...
16:08, 2019-08-29

Venezuela seeks extradition of suspect accused of burning man to death Enzo Franchini Oliveros accused over death of Orlando José Figuera, 21, who was set alight during anti-government protestsVenezuela is seeking the ex...
00:48, 2019-07-12

Venezuela turns to Russia, Cuba, China in health crisis Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government is increasingly turning to allies Cuba, China and Russia to offset a health crisis caused by U.S. sa...
19:32, 2019-05-22

U.S. Senate committee passes bill to deal with crisis in Venezuela A U.S. Senate committee approved a bipartisan bill Wednesday that seeks to accelerate planning at international financial institutions for Venezuela'...
00:00, 2019-05-23

Mike Pompeo calls Ilhan Omar’s comments on Venezuela ‘disgusting’ Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lashed back at Rep. Ilhan Omar for blaming the US for the violence in Venezuela – calling her comments “ignorant” and ...
14:32, 2019-05-03

Venezuela and Colombia border tension fuels fear of armed conflict A large-scale military exercise and the invoking of a regional defense pact have Venezuela and Colombia on edge. How likely is a military confrontati...
23:04, 2019-09-17

UN rights team heading to Venezuela may pave way for official mission led by Bachelet A United Nations human rights team is to begin an official visit to Venezuela on Monday at the invitation of the Government, potentially paving the w...
15:47, 2019-04-09

How the US blew its chance to woo 2 generals keeping Nicolas Maduro in power in Venezuela Associated Press In 2016 and 2017, two Venezuelan generals approached the US about potential cooperation and to open communications. But the US rebu...
03:04, 2019-05-04

Trump, Putin discuss nukes, Venezuela in ‘long and very good’ talk President Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin had a “very productive talk” over the phone Friday while discussing nuclear and trade a...
20:08, 2019-05-03

Mike Pence says Ilhan Omar ‘chooses socialism’ after her Venezuela comments Vice President Mike Pence panned Rep. Ilhan Omar for picking “socialism over freedom” by blaming the US for the crisis in Venezuela. “As Venezuelans ...
19:20, 2019-05-02

Solidarity needed to overcome ‘isolated’ attacks on Venezuela refugees, migrants Attacks and hate speech against Venezuelans seeking shelter in neighbouring countries should be condemned “with a clear and forceful message of rejec...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Venezuela: Maduro thanks military and denounces 'senseless coup-mongers and traitors' After a botched attempt to overthrow him, Maduro holds ‘march to reaffirm the absolute loyalty of the armed forces’Nicolás Maduro has thanked Venezue...
17:36, 2019-05-02

Amazon's 'Jack Ryan' TV series lambasted for promoting Venezuela 'invasion' Venezuela's culture minister has accused Amazon television series "Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan" of promoting an invasion of the South American nation, fol...
22:56, 2019-09-06

Venezuela says paramilitary camps are training anti-Maduro forces in Colombia Satellite images and co-ordinates showed the existence of three paramilitary camps training 200 armed men along the border inside Colombia, according...
23:56, 2019-08-31

Venezuela crisis: Maduro claims victory over 'deranged' coup attempt President blames Trump imperialists and ‘coup-mongering far right’ as rival Juan Guaidó calls for more protestsNicolás Maduro claimed his troops have...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Venezuela: Guaidó calls on supporters to intensify ‘peaceful rebellion’ against Maduro Tens of thousands of protesters hit the streets again on Wednesday and clashed with security forces after fruitless bid to oust MaduroClashes have br...
22:04, 2019-05-01

‘A matter of life and death’: Calgarians rally in support of uprising in Venezuela Dozens of people gathered at Eau Claire Plaza on Tuesday around noon to share stories and lend support to those dealing with violent clashes in Venez...
13:00, 2019-05-01

Pompeo will meet Russian foreign minister to discuss Venezuela crisis Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Finland next week to discuss disagreements over the crisis in Vene...
19:20, 2019-05-02

National Guard armoured vehicle drives into protesters in Venezuela – video Hundreds of demonstrators in Caracas have confronted military vehicles on a road outside La Carlota airbase. One of the vehicles fired a water cannon...
12:52, 2019-05-01

US humanitarian aid earmarked for Guaidó to deliver in Venezuela will now be distributed in neighboring Colombia BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — US humanitarian aid earmarked for Guaidó to deliver in Venezuela will now be distributed in neighboring Colombia....
02:24, 2019-05-31

Venezuela’s dead revolution shows the limitations of the crowd | Simon Jenkins From Caracas to Extinction Rebellion, the will of the masses doesn’t always triumphWhatever happened to the Venezuelan revolution? Two weeks ago, we ...
07:28, 2019-05-17

Venezuela takes a page out of Russia's playbook in Caribbean aircraft interception When Venezuela intercepted a United States aircraft over the Caribbean Sea, it not only used a Russian fighter to do so, it took a page directly out ...
02:56, 2019-07-23

Venezuela releases video of ‘hostile’ US spy plane intercepted by fighter jets VENEZUELA has released a video of a US spy plane being intercepted by one of its fighter jets amid ongoing tensions in the Americas....
18:32, 2019-07-22

Six months on, Juan Guaidó supporters hang on to fading hope in Venezuela Fresh protests to mark half a year after he declared himself interim leader, but Nicolás Maduro remains in powerSol Castro Sánchez was a picture of e...
11:48, 2019-07-22

Venezuela jail inmates killed in clash with police special forces Venezuela's special police forces (FAES) killed 29 inmates in what the authorities described as a failed escape attempt from a detention center. Acti...
02:04, 2019-05-25

Venezuela's ambassador to Italy resigns, blaming government's lack of money Isaías Rodríguez says US sanctions against Caracas means he cannot afford to carry out his dutiesThe Venezuelan ambassador to Italy has resigned, say...
14:44, 2019-05-21

Argentina beat Venezuela to set up Copa America semi-final with Brazil • Martínez and Lo Celso score for much improved Argentina• Argentina to face Brazil in first Copa America clash since 2007Argentina delivered a much ...
01:24, 2019-06-29

Argentina book Copa America semi-final with Brazil after win over Venezuela "Copa America 2019, Quarter-final, Maracana – Venezuela 0 Argentina 2 (Martinez 10\u0027, Lo Celso 74\u0027)"...
23:36, 2019-06-28

Argentina beats Venezuela, faces Brazil in Copa América semi RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Argentina has beaten Venezuela 2-0 and will face Brazil in the Copa América semifinals next Tuesday. Striker Lautaro Martínez s...
23:12, 2019-06-28

Venezuela dialysis patients face uncertain fate after power cuts Seconds before William Lopez was set to be connected to a dialysis machine at a state-run clinic in the western Venezuelan city of Maracaibo in April...
13:20, 2019-05-15

Putin: Russia has no intention to deploy troops or set up military bases in Venezuela MOSCOW (AP) — Putin: Russia has no intention to deploy troops or set up military bases in Venezuela ....
14:04, 2019-06-06

Venezuela: Russia urges US to abandon ‘irresponsible’ plan to topple Maduro Secretary of state meanwhile slammed Russian meddling in the country: ‘We don’t want anyone messing around with Venezuela’Washington and Moscow trade...
22:20, 2019-05-05

Reports of secret US-Venezuela talks to oust Maduro draw skepticism Claims that Nicolás Maduro’s number two official is working with the US are an attempt to ‘stoke paranoia’, experts sayHe is one of the most influent...
18:28, 2019-08-19

Helicopter crash kills 7 military officers in Venezuela, authorities investigating Venezuelan authorities are investigating the cause of a helicopter crash that killed seven military officers while they were while heading to a state...
19:08, 2019-05-05