Venezuela has run out of toilet paper. Cue the hysteria.
Economists say Venezuela's shortages stem from price controls meant to make basic goods available to the poorest parts of society and the government's controls on foreign currency.
Venezuela sends military to fight Caracas street crime
Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro has launched a plan to fight crime in the streets of Caracas, with its first phase involving 3,000 military troops.
Ariel Castro beat wife, threatened neighbors: police records
Sources report Cleveland police received six complaints that accused kidnapper Ariel Castro allegedly beat his wife and assaulted neighbors.
Venezuela: Maduro accuses ex-Colombian President Alvaro Uribe of assassination plot
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro accused former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe of conspiring to kill him.
Venezuela opposition challenges presidential election result in court
Venezuela’s opposition candidate Henrique Capriles has lodged an appeal with the country’s highest court against the presidential election result, which gave Chavez ally Nicolas Maduro a narrow victory.
5 signs Venezuela-US relations are still rocky after Chavez
Nicolas Maduro was once Hugo Chavez’s top foreign diplomat. Now that he’s in charge, some of the vitriol persists.
Introducing Venezuela's fight club
Venezuela's raging legislators step into the ring — otherwise known as parliament — to duke it out over a disputed election.
Venezuela's Maduro cozies up to Cuba
Maduro calls relations with Cuba "more a brotherhood than an alliance."
American "spy" arrested in Venezuela
A filmmaker from California has been arrested by Venezuelan police on accusations that he caused post-election violence.
Venezuela arrests US filmmaker for provoking 'civil war' following election violence
Authorities in Venezuela are concerned by post-election unrest.
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.