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Colombia's inspector-general ordered Bogota's left-leaning mayor removed from office Monday and banished from politics for 15 years, deeming unconstitutional his behavior in a showdown last year with private garbage collectors.
The lights are out in Caracas, and "right-wing sabotage" is to blame, according to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.
Residents search their name on the voters list outside of a polling station during municipal elections in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013.
Venezuelans have voted in municipal elections that are the biggest political test yet for President Nicolas Maduro, seen as a referendum on his performance amid soaring crime, high inflation and household shortages.
Can you imagine a place where a gallon of premium gas is only 4 cents? Does that sound too good to be true? Well that is what Venezuelans pay because of generous government subsidies.
President Nicolas Maduro faces his first electoral test since being elected nearly eight months ago, as Venezuelans go to the polls on Sunday to judge his government's response to their nation's mounting economic troubles.
While local elections are not usually high-profile affairs, Venezuela 's municipal elections this year have taken on a decidedly red carpet air.
According to David Smilde, a senior fellow at the Washington Office on Latin America, the results of the vote for mayors and town councillors will be a test of the government's popularity.
'Laura and I join the people of South Africa and the world in celebrating the life of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.
In just a few months, Pope Francis has made quite an impact on the Catholic Church.
I want a rotating roster of contributors so I don't have to stay up until midnight every damn night and then get up @ 6 am.
Yahoo has release it most searched topics in Spanish on the heels of its English list which saw Miley Cyrus as the most search internet persona.
Having nationalized a large number of domestic and international businesses, Venezuelan President NicolA s Maduro has moved on to nationalizing Christmas.
Cuban authorities, instead of promoting the country's development in a diversified manner, by applying science and intelligence to serious, systematic, and responsible work, have always gone about it by constant improvisation, betting on this or that economic factor that could resolve all the problems in one go.