Venezuelans voted Sunday on President Nicolás Maduro’s controversial plans for a powerful new Constituent Assembly that critics call a plan to consolidate power.
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Caracas, Venezuela, earned the regrettable distinction of No. 1, replacing San Pedro Sula, Honduras, which fell to No. 2 after four years in the top spot. Maduro called for elections early this year, despite widespread rejection from several countries in the Western Hemisphere. Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort will enter a federal courtroom in Alexandria, Va., Tues for his criminal trial on bank and tax fraud charges Tags: world, news, International news | The Jerusalem International news is all repots on stories involving politicians, conflict and revolutions outside the United States and Israel that affect the world The Associated Press delivers in-depth coverage on to's Big Story including top stories, international, politics, lifestyle, business, entertainment