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Stories with place: Caracas
  • Correction: Venezuela-US story 
    Updated: May-13-15 5:10 pm

    CARACAS, Venezuela - In a May 12 story about relations between the U.S. and Venezuela, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Venezuela ordered the U.S. to shrink its embassy in Caracas after the U.S. imposed sanctions on several Venezuela officials. Venezuela ordered the staff reduction before the U.S. sanctioned Venezuela, not after.

  • Venezuelan rum industry succeeding despite country's woes story has photos
    Updated: May-05-15 9:49 am

    CARACAS, Venezuela - Ever since he was a young man, one of Guillermo Matos' small pleasures has been a mid-month round of cocktails with friends.

  • 2 adolescents get 4 years in slaying of ex-Miss Venezuela 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 4:46 pm

    CARACAS, Venezuela - Two boys ages 15 and 17 have been sentenced to four years each in the killing of actress and former Miss Venezuela Monica Spear along with her ex-husband.

  • Jailed Venezuelan mayor transferred from prison to hospital 
    Updated: Apr-25-15 2:16 pm

    CARACAS, Venezuela - The jailed mayor of Venezuela's capital has been taken from prison to a hospital where he will undergo emergency surgery for a groin hernia.