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Pope to Venezuela: avoid more violence, respect human rights

Pope to Venezuela: avoid more violence, respect human rights

Pope Francis has appealed to government and society leaders in Venezuela to avoid more violence
Published: 04/30/17

EXCHANGE: Toby character follows actor through life

ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Toby character follows actor Richard Elsenpeter through life
Published: 04/30/17

Puerto Rico releases offer to bondholders

The Puerto Rico government is offering to pay its senior creditors around 50 cents on the dollar as part of efforts to address its economic crisis
Published: 04/29/17

Capitol Watch: Nuclear subsidies, solitary confinement

In New York state government news: Lawmakers take another look at Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to subsidize aging upstate nuclear power plants
Published: 04/29/17
EU leaders unite ahead of Brexit divorce talks with UK

EU leaders unite ahead of Brexit divorce talks with UK

European Union leaders are vowing to stand shoulder to-shoulder behind their negotiating team during the divorce proceedings with Britain
Published: 04/29/17
Construction industry struggles to fill positions

Construction industry struggles to fill positions

After the 2007 housing market crash, many skilled workers left Douglas County to find work elsewhere, but not enough have come to replace them
Published: 04/29/17
Buses torched, roads blocked, clashes during Brazil strike

Buses torched, roads blocked, clashes during Brazil strike

Public transport largely came to a halt across much of Brazil on Friday as demonstrators blocked roads and clashed with police in a general strike to protest proposed changes to labor laws and the pension system
Published: 04/29/17

Louisiana bank failure is costliest since financial crisis

Regulators seize Louisiana's First NBC bank in the costliest bank failure since the financial crisis; FDIC expects losses to top $1 billion
Published: 04/29/17

Puerto Rico faces bank closure, privatizations amid crisis

Puerto Rico faces new measures to help offset its economic crisis including a water rate increase, privatization of government operations and the closure of a bank that once oversaw the island's debt transactions
Published: 04/28/17
Global stocks subdued amid Korea jitters, economic reports

Global stocks subdued amid Korea jitters, economic reports

Global stock markets are mixed amid renewed jitters over North Korea and conflicting signals from President Donald Trump about U.S. trade policy
Published: 04/28/17