Venezuela: Nicolas Maduro sworn in as new president
Maduro succeeds the late Hugo Chavez who died of cancer in March after fourteen years in office.
Venezuela post-election: Nicolás Maduro and opponent blame each other for violence
Venezuela's newly elected president, Nicolás Maduro, and the opposition leader blamed each other for rallies that left seven people dead.
US criticizes Venezuela election certification
US State Department official: "Violence has no place in a democratic electoral process. So we join in others in calling on all Venezuelans to refrain from violence at this time."
Raw feed video: Violence in Venezuela as opposition demands election recount
Protests turn to riots in bitter election aftermath despite calls from both sides for peaceful demonstrations.
Venezuela post-election violence takes lives
Officials say at least seven people have been killed in post-election unrest.
Venezuela tumbles into bitter election aftermath
Violent protests erupted after Venezuela's disputed election to replace Hugo Chavez. Now Washington and other regional powers are urging Caracas to respect the opposition's demand for recount.
Election protests erupt in Venezuela
Students dispute Venezuela's presidential election results, clashing with security forces in Caracas.
Venezuela presidential election: Organization of American States supports call for vote recount
The Organization of American States supports calls by Henrique Capriles for a recount of votes cast in the Venezuelan presidential election on Sunday.
Keystone pipeline will not increase US energy security
Commentary: Global markets will continue to control gas prices at the pump.
Chatter: Venezuela chooses Chavez's heir
Venezuelans vote in the president chosen for them by the late Hugo Chavez, a string of bombings kills 20 across Iraq, North Korea celebrates Kim Il Sung's birthday, and Psy tackles the difficult second single.
Venezuela vote: Chavez's heir Maduro scrapes by amid rigging allegation
Hugo Chavez's chosen heir Nicolas Maduro musters much lower-than-expected 50.66 percent of the vote as Henrique Capriles alleges vote rigging.
Venezuela votes to replace Hugo Chavez
A new poll says Nicolas Maduro's lead is shrinking, but, as Hugo Chavez's hand-picked successor, he remains the overwhelming favorite in Sunday's election.
Venezuela: Hunger strikers say government thugs attacked them
Protesters say bikers dressed in Chavez's socialist party colors robbed them and fired guns at them. The government blames Washington.
Maduro puts curse on rival voters in Venezuela (VIDEO)
Nicolas Maduro says a centuries-old curse will strike any voters who do not vote for him in next week's presidential election.
4 Latin American elections: What to watch
Venezuela and Paraguay pick presidents this month, and Chile and Honduras gear up for votes in November. Some will swing left, others right.
Deadly Venezuelan virus goes missing from Texas lab
A vial containing a deadly virus from Venezuela that can cause hemorrhagic fever has gone missing from a Texas lab.
Inside the war room of Venezuela's election underdog
Venezuela’s downtrodden opposition candidate Henrique Capriles is unlikely to win in the April 14 election, called after Hugo Chavez's death. He has just a few weeks to turn things
Venezuela temporarily cuts off contact with US
Venezuela gives the US the silent treatment.
Raw Feed Video in Venezuela: Chavez's body going to museum
Late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's body is going to the Museum of the Revolution.
Chavez's body going to museum today
Late Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez's body is going to the Museum of the Revolution today.
Chavez looms large as Venezuela's election approaches
Hugo Chavez's old rival Henrique Capriles slams interim President Nicolas Maduro for exploiting the corpse of El Comandante ahead of the April 14 vote.
Chavez site beckons, 'Cry for me, Venezuela'
In a scene almost fitting of Argentina's Evita, Chavistas wait in a miles-long line for one last glimpse of Hugo Chavez.
Venezuela to probe possibility Chavez was 'poisoned by dark forces'
Venezuela's Maduro, alleging foul play, promises to probe Chavez's death.
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's touchy-feely turn with mother of Hugo Chavez angers Iranian clerics
A photo of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad embracing the mother of Hugo Chavez at the Friday funeral for the late Venezuelan president has outraged religious leaders in the Islamic Republic.
US kicks out 2 Venezuelan diplomats
Move hints at growing tensions in the Americas.
Castro on Chavez: We've lost our 'best friend'
Cuban leader mourns Chavez's passing.
Venezuela sets April 14 date for presidential elections
Chavez appointed his vice-president, Nicolas Maduro, to act as president before the elections.
From funeral to campaign season? Venezuela prepares to elect its next leader
Hours after Chavez's funeral, talk over who will lead Venezuela next was already in full swing.
Nicolas Maduro sworn in as Venezuela's acting president
Venezuela's former vice-president Nicolas Maduro has been sworn in as acting president just hours after the funeral of Hugo Chavez.
Hugo Chavez funeral: Venezuelans mourn their leader in Caracas
Thousands of Venezuelans took to the streets of Caracas to mourn the death of Hugo Chavez.
Venezuelans cheer Ahmadinejad at Chavez's funeral
Much of the press may have snickered at Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's attendance of Hugo Chavez's funeral. But in Venezuela, they cheered.