March 21, 2014 Issue

In Focus

Venezuela Street Protests Continue

An anti-government protester runs amidst tear gas launched by the police during a protest in Caracas March 12, 2014. Supporters and foes of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro took to the streets of Caracas again on Wednesday a month after similar rival rallies brought the first bloodshed in a wave of unrest round the OPEC member nation. Red-clad sympathizers of Maduro's socialist government held a "march for peace" while opponents wearing white gathered to denounce alleged brutality by security forces during Venezuela's worst political troubles for a decade.
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When in Rome

Italy's new prime minister says he will push through one key reform every month. But can he perform miracles?

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Caligula's Choirboy

John Junker, once one of the most powerful men in college football, is going to prison