Industry searches new paths for oil after Keystone rejection

...Jim Burkhard, vice president at IHS Energy.Burkhard sees Venezuela and other countries that ship heavy oil to the U.S. as benefiting from the Keystone XL rejection. Venezuela heavy crude "will continue to be consumed by U.S. refineries...

The Seattle Mariners are the latest team to leave Venezuela

AGUIRRE, Venezuela - Moving day is just around the corner...major league teams that have abandoned Venezuela in the past decade as a result of economic...head of the Mariners' operations in Venezuela. "But the decision was made and we...

Carlos Zambrano apologizes for starting brawl in Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela - Former major league pitcher Carlos Zambrano is apologizing for starting a brawl during Venezuela's winter series final.His apology was carried Monday by El Nacional newspaper.The Saturday night fight happened during the...

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez dies at 58

CARACAS, Venezuela - President Hugo Chavez, the fiery...who declared a socialist revolution in Venezuela, crusaded against U.S. influence...red of his United Socialist Party of Venezuela or the fatigues and red beret of his...

Even after vote, concerns about Venezuela's oil sector persist

...with industry experts warning that Venezuela needs long-overdue investment in aging...balance isn't struck soon, they said Venezuela, a major supplier of fuel to the United...Chavez' social agenda. At the moment, Venezuela's daily output is about 2.5 million...

Venezuela to pay Exxon Mobil $255 million after arbitration decision

CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela said Monday it has successfully defended itself in an international...million awarded to the company.State oil company Petroleos de Venezuela SA, or PDVSA, said in a statement that debts and court action...

Chaos in Venezuela

...the Korean Peninsula, now along comes Venezuela. The country is in chaos, on the verge of civil war. Venezuela isn't just another banana republic...entirely to its knees. A civil war in Venezuela would be hard on the United States not...

Mexico shuts out Venezuela

...11-0, mercy rule rout of Barquisimeto, Venezuela, in Wednesday's International semifinal...through an interpreter. Mexico got to Venezuela pitcher Manuel Barrios early, tagging...that, Mexico only needed to shut out Venezuela for two more innings to claim a mercy...

Kid from Venezuela's sandlots makes a splash far from home

CARACAS, Venezuela -- As a kid, Francisco Rodriguez couldn't...assistant coach with the Caracas Lions of Venezuela's winter league, still runs the school...Little League can be found throughout Venezuela, but because of poverty, most baseball...

Venezuela gets win over Puerto Rico

...with a big run after a 10-minute delay, and now he and his Venezuela teammates are bound for Los Angeles and the semifinals of...awarded a home run after a replay review Monday night, and Venezuela delighted a cacophonous crowd of 25,599 by beating Puerto...