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.
Chavez funeral kicks off 'eternity' of farewells
Dozens of heads of state pay respects to the late Venezuelan leader, whose body will be embalmed and displayed in a museum.
Venezuela honors Hugo Chavez at massive funeral (LIVE VIDEO)
Hundreds of thousands of mourners and numerous world leaders attended the state funeral this morning in Caracas.
On Location video: Caracas mourns Chavez's death, but life goes on
Many supporters of Hugo Chavez are bidding a solemn farewell to the Venezuelan leader, but others are relaxing, and even celebrating.
Hugo Chavez will be embalmed, like many world leaders before him (PHOTOS)
Venezuela government decides to embalm Hugo Chavez corpse, put it in new museum.
In the shadow of El Comandante
Hugo Chavez inspired like-minded leaders, but was also their cautionary tale.
Why I loved Hugo Chavez
Commentary: He provided many teaching moments of fun and fascination.
Crowds queue for glimpse of Chavez in casket (VIDEO)
Thousands crowd outside the military academy chapel in Caracas to pay last respects to Hugo Chavez.
Hugo and me: Memoirs of a GlobalPost correspondent
GlobalPost's John Otis has covered Venezuela's Hugo Chavez since his first run for president. Here's why he'll miss him.
Chavez's last words: 'Yo no quiero morir, por favor no me dejen morir'
Before a fatal heart attack, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's last words were reportedly, "I don't want to die. Please don't let me die."
Chatter: Venezuela mourns Hugo Chavez
Hugo Chavez's body lies in state, Filipino UN observers kidnapped in Syria, Bolshoi Ballet "villain" arrested, and why Russians fear American milk.
Ahmadinejad predicts Chavez will be resurrected with Jesus, Muslim prophet
Iran's leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said that the late Hugo Chavez will rise again.