- RUSSIA : Court Sets One Pussy Rioter Free; Fame Brings 70 Year Closure For Eurovision Folk Singer.
- MEXICO : Gulfo Narco Boss 'El Coss' Caught In Tampico; Arrested Pozos Gonzalez Proud Of Golden AK-47.
- USA / SOCIAL MEDIA / GUN CULTURE: Santa Leaves Heat As Xmas Treats.
- SERBIA / LIBYA : Are Serbian Mercenary Pilots Bombing Protestors In Tripoli?
- UKRAINE : 27 April UPDATE: Barbie Doll Looking Model...Defends Appearance.
- UZBEKISTAN: 23 Aug UPDATE: GooGoosha Responds To Critics; Ruthless Dictator's Daughter Seeks Fame With Pop Career.
- RUSSIA / CZECH REP : 30 Dec UPDATE: Probe Begins Of Moscow Plane Crash That Killed 5, Injured 3.
- ARGENTINA: Bond Appeal Surging On Exports And Debt Restructure; Beating Ukraine For Yield For Now.
- MEXICO / USA : Wanted Narco Billionaire's 'Daughter' Arrested In San Diego.
- ART / HUMOR / SPAIN : 27 August UPDATE: Clever Jokers Post Their 'Restored' Versions Of Famous Images.
14 April 2013
VENEZUELA : Miss Venezuela 2009 Wounded...Novio Killed During Caracas Carjacking; Maduro's Lead Over Capriles...Shrinks To 7%.
Whoever wins today's hotly contested and nasty presidential election...will have to deal with Venezuela's out of control violence.
The nation was shocked Thursday by the wounding of...Laksmi Rodriguez, 27...Miss Venezuela 2009...and the murder of her boyfriend during a carjacking in Caracas.
The thieves turned murderers blocked her novio's Toyota truck...as he was taking her home...shooting him twice.
He died on the way to the hospital.
Laksmi was shot in the thorax and her condition is listed as stable.
In Venezuela...beauty queens are major celebrities.
The nation celebrates plastic surgery and augmentation.
Regarding Sunday's election...recent polls show opposition candidate Henrique Capriles Radonski had narrowed Chavez successor Nicolas Maduro's lead...to 7%...from over 15% a week ago.