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Venezuelans fill streets clamoring for Maduro to step down

World / Social Issues Jan 24, 2019

Venezuelans fill streets clamoring for Maduro to step down

Thousands of Venezuelans filled the streets Wednesday accusing embattled President Nicolas Maduro of usurping power and joining the nation's re-invigorated opposition movement in demanding he step down as the country reels from a crushing economic crisis forcing millions to flee or go hungry. Large crowds ...

Mike Pence to Venezuelan opposition: 'We are with you'

World / Politics Jan 23, 2019

Mike Pence to Venezuelan opposition: 'We are with you'

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence issued a rallying cry Tuesday to opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on the eve of planned protest marches. "As the good people of Venezuela make your voices heard tomorrow, on behalf of the American people, we say: estamos con ...

SpaceX aborts launch to send satellite on mission for U.S. military

Business Dec 19, 2018

SpaceX aborts launch to send satellite on mission for U.S. military

Elon Musk's SpaceX halted Tuesday's launch of a long-delayed navigation satellite for the U.S. military, postponing for at least a day the space transportation company's first designated national security mission for the United States. SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, carrying a roughly $500 million GPS satellite ...