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CBS Omits GM Factory Being Seized by Socialist Venezuela

The oil giant sought compensation of $16.6 billion and the company went to win a $1.4 billion judgment, but earlier this year the arbitration panel determined that Venezuela had to pay only $180 million. "Yesterday, GMV's (General Motors Venezolana) plant was unexpectedly taken by the public authorities, preventing normal operations". Protesters in front of San Jose de Tarbes School in Caracas , Venezuela, scattered after police launched tear gas bombs to disperse them on April 19.



Aaron Hernandez's brain is being 'illegally' withheld from CTE study, lawyer says

He died about an hour later. "There were no conversations or correspondence from Aaron to his family or legal team that would have indicated anything like this was possible", said his attorney, Jose Baez . "The culture of misconduct and the culture of negligence that goes on in this town is befuddling", he said to reporters. The state Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is rejecting an allegation by Aaron Hernandez's attorney that it is illegally withholding the former New England ...



DOJ asks sanctuary cities to prove cooperation with immigration law

In a press release accompanying the letters , the DOJ states that "many of these jurisdictions are also crumbling under the weight of illegal immigration and violent crime", singling out Chicago and NY, the latter of which has seen a decline in violent crime over the past few years.



Pence takes message of USA resolve against North Korea to Japan

And now that North Korea has declared its goal to be building missiles with nuclear warheads that could hit all USA bases in Asia - and even California - the clock is running for the White House . Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi repeated China's standard line that the crisis could only be resolved by diplomacy. "The TPP is a thing of the past for the United States of America".



Russian expert points to Fillon as best French presidential candidate for Moscow

The shooter, 39-year-old Karim Cheurfi, also known as Abu Yusuf al-Baljiki, was known by French authorities and had recently been let out of jail after serving almost 20 years for trying to kill police officers in 2001. An Elabe survey of voter intentions showed Macron with 24 per cent of the first-round vote and Le Pen falling back slightly to 21.5 per cent. In the event the second round pits far-right nationalist candidate Marine Le Pen versus Jean-Luc Mélenchon - what El-Erian ...


Man Utd legend Keane: Correct decision for BVB and Monaco to play

Man Utd legend Keane: Correct decision for BVB and Monaco to play

Dortmund hosted Monaco and lost 3-2 in the first leg of their quarter-final tie, less than 24 hours after the original match was postponed when the German club were rocked by explosions en route to Signal Iduna Park. Experts say the letter's mix of correct, complicated German and obvious mistakes raises the possibility it is a red herring meant to place blame on Islamic extremists.