Carlos Zambrano apologizes for starting brawl in Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela - Former major league pitcher Carlos Zambrano is apologizing for starting a brawl during Venezuela's winter series...

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez dies at 58

CARACAS, Venezuela - President Hugo Chavez, the fiery populist who declared a...president had returned to Venezuela to be treated at a military hospital in Caracas.Throughout his presidency, Chavez said he hoped to fulfill Bolivar's...

Soldiers to assist Venezuelan relief

...are leaving on a humanitarian mission to Caracas, Venezuela, this morning. A C-17...cargo for a flood-relief mission to Caracas that could take several weeks to complete...will land at Simon Bolivar Airport in Caracas later today. First Lt. James Stanton...

Breast jobs and beauty queens bind a divided nation

CARACAS, Venezuela - For Yohana Bernal, the decision...salons and spas outnumber drugstores in Caracas telephone listings; women unabashedly...minutes, hundreds of angry viewers in Caracas protested by banging on pots from their...

Life & style
Venezuelans to gather in the nude and pose for photo

CARACAS, Venezuela - American artist Spencer Tunick...Organizers said Tunick had chosen a street in Caracas for his human art installation, and was...States, so I'm honored to be here in Caracas and not be arrested." The New York artist...

Braves take a long road trip

CARACAS, Venezuela -- The plane left at 5 p...camp in the town of La Guaira, outside Caracas. It's largely a symbolic gesture, but...grabbing him. He can't do anything in Caracas. People won't leave him alone. He's...

Kid from Venezuela's sandlots makes a splash far from home

CARACAS, Venezuela -- As a kid, Francisco Rodriguez...player, manager, and assistant coach with the Caracas Lions of Venezuela's winter league, still runs the school in the Caracas slum of El Valle, where Rodriguez began playing...

Venezuelan players show concern as political unrest grips their home country

...2-month-old daughter to Florida after the baby suffered respiratory problems because of tear gas thrown near their home in Caracas."My family in Valencia is fine. My daughter is the one who was affected," said Alvarez, who threw a no-hitter last...

Phony Viagra makes men sick

...police said Thursday, July 2, 1998 in Caracas, Venezuela. The street vendors and store...were arrested during sweeps of downtown Caracas this past week. Authorities said they...their investigation in other parts of Caracas. Police also raided pharmacies and health...

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Yankees' Tanaka impressive in outing vs. Phillies

...training after acquiring a work visa and leaving an unsettled situation in Venezuela.Rodriguez had been trying to get out of Caracas since signing a one-year contract with the Brewers on Feb. 7.Rodriguez's girlfriend and his two children came with him...