July 2nd @ 7:34 PM GMT
Yahoo! The Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee has wrapped up a trip to crisis-plagued Venezuela with a warning that the country could be in store for more suffering until President Nicolas Maduro's government takes steps to guarantee free elections and respect for human rights. (World)
July 1st @ 7:43 PM GMT
Reuters The United States and Venezuela have embarked on their most extensive dialogue in years in an attempt to improve their acrimonious relations, according to a senior U.S. administration official.<br clear='all'/><img width='1' height='1' src='http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c/35217/f/654200/s/47c018e5/sc/7/mf.gif' border='0'/> (Top Stories)
July 2nd @ 8:17 PM GMT
Yahoo! The chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee wrapped up a trip to crisis-plagued Venezuela by warning the country is on a ''destructive path'' that could result in more suffering unless the socialist government adopts more moderate policies before congressional elections. (World)
July 4th @ 12:05 AM GMT (3.2 hr ago)
Yahoo! July 4 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour Greenbrier Classic at the par-70 course on Friday in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. The cut was set at 138. -9 Jhonattan Vegas (Venezuela) 66 65 Scott Langley (U.S.) 62 69 -8 Jonathan Byrd (U.S.) 63 69 David Hearn (Canada) 68 64 Greg Owen (Britain) 65 67 Chad Collins (U.S.) 65 67 Bryce Molder (U.S.) 68 64 Danny Lee (New Zealand) 63 69 Kevin Chappell (U.S.) 65 67 -7 Scott Piercy (U.S.) 67 66 Robert Garrigus (U.S.) 66 67 James ... (Sports)
July 2nd @ 10:13 PM GMT
Reuters Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday urged Venezuela's government and opposition to find a ''peaceful resolution'' to their disputes before a Dec. 6 parliamentary election and said the United States wanted to improve ties.<br clear='all'/><img width='1' height='1' src='http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c/35217/f/654198/s/47ca106f/sc/7/mf.gif' border='0'/> (World)
July 2nd @ 3:34 AM GMT
Yahoo! Cleveland Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco was one strike from a no-hitter before his historic bid was foiled Wednesday in an 8-1 Major League Baseball victory over Tampa Bay. The 28-year-old Venezuelan right-hander settled for a one-hit triumph after tossing 8 2/3 hitless innings and taking Joey Butler to his final strike before the Rays' left-fielder lofted a single over Cleveland second baseman Jason Kipnis. Carrasco exited after a career-high 124 pitches to a standing ovation in the opp... (Sports)
July 2nd @ 8:35 PM GMT
Yahoo! US Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday urged Venezuela to engage in ''political dialogue'' ahead of elections later this year. The top US diplomat used his statement congratulating Venezuela on its 204th independence day July 5 as an opportunity to highlight the ''common spirit'' between the two countries. ''Our nations were built on the same ideals of freedom, equality, justice and democracy,'' Kerry told the people of Venezuela, which holds elections on December 6. (Politics)