Venezuela’s new gasoline system fails to end epic lines

4/4 © Reuters. Venezuela’s government launches new fuel pricing system, in Caracas 2/4 By Vivian Sequera and Deisy Buitrago CARACAS (Reuters) – Hundreds of Venezuelans queued up in miles-long lines to try to fill their cars with subsidized gasoline over the weekend, a week after President Nicolas Maduro launched a new dual-price system aimed at […]

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Layoffs and food lines: How the pandemic slams the poorest U.S. workers

3/3 © Reuters. The border town of Laredo takes measures to prevent coronavirus spread 2/3 By Brad Heath and Veronica G. Cardenas Laredo, Texas (Reuters) – Alberto Mendoza figures he can make it a couple of weeks on unemployment benefits before starting to decide which bills won’t get paid. The 26-year-old father of three lost […]

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