Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro
Venezuela Expels 3 U.S. Embassy Officials
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/01/2013 - 15:40

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has made a move that could put a further strain on the relationship between Venezuela and the United States.

According to The New York Times, Maduro expelled the top U.S. diplomat and two other embassy officials from the country on Monday.


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Venezuelan President Bizarrely Blames Spiderman For Violence
Venezuelan President Bizarrely Blames Spiderman For Violence
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/19/2013 - 12:29

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro doesn't appear to be a fan of web slinging superhero Spiderman.

According to The Huffington Post, Maduro is placing the blame on Spiderman for all the violence in Venezuela. The Venezuelan President feels children's idolization of Spiderman is the root of the problem.


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Venezuelan President Makes Huge Slip-Up, Says 'Christ Multiplied the Penises'
By Samantha Leal | 08/29/2013 - 10:24

Well, this is embarrassing. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro made a huge slip-up when he spoke at the Miranda Stadium, reports the Huffington Post. Speaking on a notable biblical anecdote, the president said: "Multiply ourselves, like Christ multiplied the penises." 


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Is Venezuela Snowden's Last Resort?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/02/2013 - 09:26

It seems NSA's whistleblower is growing desperate in his search for a new place to call home. Edward J. Snowden has been frantically trying to find a country to grant him asylum, sending out requests to nearly 20 nations.


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Venezuelan President Prepares to Meet Pope Francis
Venezuelan President Prepares to Meet Pope Francis
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/11/2013 - 10:30

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced yesterday that he is scheduled to meet with Pope Francis at the Vatican next Monday. This comes after the Pope's call to Venezuelan's to work on reaching political reconciliation.


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Sean Penn and Hugo Chavez in 2007
Hollywood Celebs Sean Penn, Oliver Stone Mourn Death of Hugo Chavez
By Kamren Curiel | 03/06/2013 - 12:41

Hollywood heavyweights Sean Penn and Oliver Stone both released statements following the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on Tuesday. Penn was a longtime supporter of the late president who lost his fight with an undisclosed type of pelvic cancer at 58.


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Hugo Chavez in Brazil in July 2012
Hugo Chávez Confirmed Dead at age 58
By Kamren Curiel | 03/05/2013 - 17:13

Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez lost his battle with cancer today. The socialist leader, who rose to power in 1999 and implemented a political ideology called Bolivarian Revolution, first announced he had cancer in July 2011.


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Hugo Chavez in Brazil in July 2012
Hugo Chavez Fights for His Life
By Kamren Curiel | 02/28/2013 - 15:54

Venezuelan vice president Nicolas Maduro said President Hugo Chavez is fighting for his life while he continues to undergo cancer treatment, according to the AP News.


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Benetton Ad Shows Obama & Hugo Chavez Kissing
United Colors of Benetton Ad Shows Obama & Hugo Chavez Kissing
By Amaris Castillo | 11/18/2011 - 10:04

When images of President Barack Obama kissing Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez sprung up all over the Internet, we couldn’t believe our eyes. After some searching, we could relax; the photo is actually part of a new ad campaign by the United Colors of Benetton, and was expertly digitally manipulated. The campaign, which features other images of world leaders locking lips, has fueled much controversy.


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