- Venezuela's Maduro bolstered by election results Updated: Dec-09-13 6:52 pm
- Venezuela's president tightens grip on media Updated: Dec-07-13 12:05 am
- Power fails again in Venezuela, capital goes dark Updated: Dec-02-13 11:05 pm
- Venezuela caps car prices as crackdown continues Updated: Dec-02-13 7:48 pm
- Venezuelan oil diplomacy curbed by economic crisis Updated: Dec-02-13 3:16 am
- Correction: Venezuela Opposition Protest story Updated: Dec-01-13 12:23 pm
- Venezuela's Maduro poised to get decree powers Updated: Nov-12-13 11:28 pm
CARACAS, Venezuela - President Nicolas Maduro weathered Venezuela's mayoral elections, winning the biggest share of votes and thwarting hopes of the opposition to undermine his rule, but now he faces a bigger challenge: fixing the economy.
CARACAS, Venezuela - As Gov. Henrique Capriles campaigned for president of Venezuela last April, he couldn't venture more than a few steps without being hounded by dozens of sharp-elbowed cameramen and photographers. Nearly eight months later, the visibly thinner and exhausted opposition leader is accompanied by just a handful of journalists at what was supposed to be one of the final, electrifying opposition rallies ahead of this weekend's mayoral elections.
CARACAS, Venezuela - A power outage briefly darkened Venezuela's capital and other parts of the country Monday night in what President Nicolas Maduro said appeared to have been an act of sabotage against his socialist government.
CARCAS, Venezuela - Venezuela's government is setting limits on prices for cars as President Nicolas Maduro tries to close a popular loophole used by savers to guard against the fastest inflation in two decades.
CARACAS, Venezuela - The late President Hugo Chavez's dream of leveraging Venezuela's oil wealth to spread revolution across Latin America is crumbling under the weight of an economic crisis that is forcing his hand-picked successor to cut back on generous foreign aid.
CARACAS, Venezuela - In a story Nov. 23 about an opposition march in Venezuela, The Associated Press reported erroneously that opposition mayors govern in one of the five municipalities in Caracas. They govern in four of the five districts.
CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela's National Assembly on Tuesday stripped an opposition lawmaker of her immunity from prosecution in a case of alleged corruption, clearing the way for the legislature to grant the president special power to enact laws by decree.