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Jail dead buried in mass tomb

They died together when flames tore through an overcrowded police station jail in Venezuela. Now many of them are buried beside each other, too. Weeping relatives lowered caskets of many of the 68 people officials say were killed in one of the nation’s worst jail fires into a freshly dug mass tomb on Friday.

Venezuelans seeing bitcoin boom as survival

In the last month, John Villar has bought two plane tickets to Colombia, purchased his wife’s medication and paid the employees of his startup business in Venezuela — all in bitcoin.

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‘Despacito’ singers slam use of song by Venezuela gov’t

The Puerto Rican duo behind the worldwide sexy smash Latin pop hit “Despacito” on Monday slammed Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro for “illegally” using their song to promote a controversial vote he is organizing.

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Puerto Rico gains semis

Kennys Vargas smacked a two-run home run as undefeated Puerto Rico, already assured a semi-final berth in the World Baseball Classic, routed Venezuela 13-2 Saturday in the showcase for Major League Baseball talent.

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The Venezuela slugfest is scheduled July 3 to 8 and Association of Boxing Alliances in the Philippines (ABAP) executive director Ed Picson told the Bulletin that unless Manny Pacquiao and other bigwigs change their minds, there would be no Filipinos taking part there.

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