Venezuela's electoral council has quickly certified the razor-thin presidential victory of Hugo Chavez' hand-picked successor.
Hugo Chavez's hand-picked successor, Nicolas Maduro, won a razor-thin victory in a special presidential election.
Voters are deciding whether to elect the devoted lieutenant Chavez chose to carry on the revolution, but that many believe is ruining the nation.
Red-shirted backers of Hugo Chavez's chosen heir transformed downtown Caracas into a raucous festival on the final day of election campaigning.
It's Holy Week in Venezuela, a time when millions traditionally take a welcome pause from work and politics to go on vacation.
Venezuelans are lining up to bid their last farewell to Hugo Chavez along a route that's a reminder of the problems left behind after the late president's death.
Venezuela on Saturday was awaiting a key ruling from the nation's elections commission about details of a vote to replace Hugo Chavez.
The Venezuelan officials who have promised to preserve Hugo Chavez and display his body "for eternity" inside a glass tomb know exactly how they're going to do it.
World leaders, athletes and left-wing celebrities gathered at a music-filled state funeral honouring Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.
Hugo Chavez's body will be preserved and forever displayed inside a glass tomb.
The multitudes wept and crossed themselves as they reached the president's coffin, after waiting hours for their final glimpse of their leader.
Hugo Chavez's tearful supporters carried their dead president through streets still plastered with his smiling image.
Sean Penn, Oliver Stone and Billy Bragg were among the first celebrities to pay their respects to Hugo Chavez.
Many Latin Americans are mourning the death of Hugo Chavez but Barack Obama is focusing on a 'new chapter'.
Despite being in South America, John Key won't be attending the funeral for the late Venezuelan president, Hugo Chavez.
Vice President Nicolas Maduro has called on Venezuelans to be "dignified inheritors of the giant man" Hugo Chavez was.
Venezuela’s Vice President has announced President Hugo Chavez has died.
Venezuelan vice president Nicolas Maduro is meeting with other top government ministers following word of President Hugo Chavez's deteriorating health.
President Hugo Chavez is breathing with greater difficulty as a new and severe respiratory infection has taken hold.
Venezuela's vice president says that President Hugo Chavez is fighting for his life while he continues to undergo treatment for cancer.
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