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Stories with place: Caracas
  • Venezuelan film flourishing as society becomes more censored 
    Updated: Sep-19-15 1:16 pm

    CARACAS, Venezuela - A new wave of cinema is emerging from the chaos and violence of modern Venezuela that focuses on highly personal tales of gay love affairs and little boys who want to wear party dresses.

  • Harsh sentence for protest leader a gamble for Venezuela story has photos
    Updated: Sep-11-15 10:54 pm

    CARACAS, Venezuela - The stiff sentence handed down to Venezuela's most prominent jailed opposition leader brought a cascade of criticism on Friday as President Nicolas Maduro's government continued along a combative path despite a crushing economic crisis, feuds with his neighbors and accusations of authoritarianism.