- Venezuela first lady runs for congress; spouse's foe blocked Updated: Aug-03-15 7:43 pm
CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela's first lady will run for congress while an opposition leader has been formally barred from the contest.
- AP Exclusive: Palestinians quit medical study in Venezuela Updated: Jul-16-15 8:10 am
CARACAS, Venezuela - The Palestinian students were greeted like celebrities upon arrival in Caracas. President Nicolas Maduro wore a kaffiyeh headdress and played up their symbolic importance during an address broadcast across the socialist South American country.