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April 15, 2013: Morning News in 90

By on April 15th, 2013 | Last updated: April 15, 2013 at 1:10 pm

Mayoral election runoff Tuesday; gas prices down; Gov. Scott awards Tebow ‘Great Floridian'; NC university shooting investigated; Maduro wins Venezuelan presidency.

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Venezuelan voters: the personal journey

By on October 11th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:38 pm

On Sunday, Venezuelan people all over the world learned Hugo Chavez would be their president for another six years. He won 54 percent of the vote, his narrowest margin yet. But there is more to the story: Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Luis Giraldo traveled with a group of Venezuelan immigrants who journeyed 16 hours from south and central Florida to New Orleans.

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Florida residents travel to Venezuelan consulate to vote

By on October 8th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:39 pm

A contingent of Florida voters and Gainesville residents made a lengthy bus trip to New Orleans this weekend to participate in the Venezuelan election at the nearest consulate.

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Chavez wins another six-year term

By on October 8th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:39 pm

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez vowed to continue with his socialist reforms after winning another six-year term.

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