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Obama avoids recognizing Maduro as Venezuelan president
Obama avoids recognizing Maduro as Venezuelan president

US President Barack Obama would not say Friday whether the United States recognizes Nicolas Maduro as the winner of last month's Venezuelan presidential election.

Obama avoids recognizing Maduro as Venezuelan president
Venezuela presidential rival charges election 'stolen'
Venezuela presidential rival charges election 'stolen'

Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles, refusing to concede defeat, accused Nicolas Maduro's government Wednesday of stealing the country's recent presidential elections.

Venezuela presidential rival charges election 'stolen'
Vatican urges dialogue in crisis-hit Venezuela
Vatican urges dialogue in crisis-hit Venezuela

The Roman Catholic Church weighed in Sunday on Venezuela's political crisis, with Pope Francis expressing deep concern and calling for dialogue in the wake of a disputed presidential election.

Vatican urges dialogue in crisis-hit Venezuela
High drama as new Venezuelan president sworn in
High drama as new Venezuelan president sworn in

Nicolas Maduro was sworn in as president of Venezuela on Friday, in a ceremony replete with drama as he replaced the late Hugo Chavez and urged dialogue with the opposition to build a better country.

High drama as new Venezuelan president sworn in
Venezuela's Maduro to Peru summit before swearing-in
Venezuela's Maduro to Peru summit before swearing-in

Election officials moved to defuse a political crisis on the eve of President-elect Nicolas Maduro's inauguration Friday, yielding to demands for an audit of the results in Sunday's bitterly contested elections.

Venezuela's Maduro to Peru summit before swearing-in