1. Genesis Carmona, Beauty Queen Killed in Venezuela: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    She was reportedly shot in the head during a protest by government-backed motorcycle gangs.

    February 20, 2014
  2. Monica Spear Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Spear was murdered alongside her husband Thomas Berry in her home country on January 6.

    January 7, 2014
  3. Nicolas Maduro Uses Snowden’s Asylum to Act Like Hugo Chavez

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is looking to Edward Snowden as a way to prove his Hugo Chavez-ness to the world.

    July 9, 2013
  4. Report: Snowden ‘Chooses’ Venezuela: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    A Russian MP has reporteed that the NSA whistleblower has officially chosen to accept Venezuela’s offer of asylum, but how will he get there?

    July 9, 2013
  5. Edward Snowden Offered Asylum by Venezuela

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced Friday that it will offer NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden asylum.

    July 6, 2013
  6. Russia, Ecuador May Be Out: Will Snowden Be Heading to Venezuela?

    Russia will not allow Snowden to stay unless he stops leaking information and Ecuador is out as well. With 15 Asylum requests sent, where will Snowden wind up?

    July 1, 2013
  7. Wreckage of Vittorio Missoni’s Disappeared Plane Found Near Venezuela

    The had plane mysteriously disappeared in January

    June 27, 2013
  8. Edward Snowden Escape to ‘Freedom’: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Edward Snowden, now charged with espionage, is en route from Hong Kong to Venezuela to seek temporary asylum.

    June 23, 2013
  9. US Embassy Employees Shot After Brawl inside Caracas Strip Club

    Embassy personnel got into a fight at a “strip club” before they were shot

    May 28, 2013
  10. Two U.S. Embassy Employees Shot in Caracas

    Roberto Ezequiel Rosas and Paul Marwin of the U.S Embassy in Caracas, Venezuela were injured after a shooting

    May 28, 2013
  11. Leaked Conversation Recording Exposes Government Corruption in Venezuela: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know [AUDIO]

    Corruption, coup-d’etat attempts and Cuba’s influence in Venezuela’s government are revealed in a leaked audio recording of a phone conversation between an important Chavez ally and Cuban official.

    May 20, 2013
  12. There is No Toilet Paper in Venezuela

    The oil-rich country that has been suffering from grave food and electricity shortages now adds toilet paper to the long list of hard to find necessities.

    May 16, 2013
  13. Violent Brawl Erupts in Venezuelan Congress [WATCH]

    This looks more like a bar fight than a parliamentary session….

    May 1, 2013
  14. Venezuela’s New President Struggles to Maintain Power: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    In the midst of political upheaval and a struggling economy, Nicolas Maduro is off to a rough start.

    April 18, 2013
  15. Venezuelan Opposition Leaders Face Possible Arrest

    Democracy crumbles as Hugo Chavez successor- Nicolas Maduro – tries to hold onto power

    April 17, 2013