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Hugo Chavez Cancer

Hugo Chávez Will Be Missed

Rafa Fernández de Castro | Posted 06.01.2013 | World
Rafa Fernández de Castro

Cancer was a blessing for the legacy of Hugo Chávez. Cancer allowed the former Venezuelan president to die a martyr, derailing him from a fate á la ...

Chavez Led Latin America Forward

Larry Hirsch | Posted 06.03.2013 | Latino Voices
Larry Hirsch

It takes a larger-than-life character to make necessary changes. If a more progressive Latin America with less inequality is Chavez's legacy, then he made a positive impact on the world.

Contagious Cancer: Could Hugo Chavez Have Been Deliberately Infected?

| Posted 05.19.2013 | Healthy Living

By Marissa Fessenden (Click here for the original article) Venezuelan officials announced this week that they would investigate whether enemies co...

U.S. Officials To Attend Chavez Funeral

Reuters | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, March 6 (Reuters) - The United States is expected to send a delegation to Hugo Chavez's funeral later this week in a move that could sen...

Chavez: Dictator Or Democrat?

HuffPost France | Geoffroy Clavel and Benjamin Hue | Posted 03.06.2013 | World

Venezuela's “socialist revolution” came to an end on March 5. Democratic revolutionary to some, charismatic dictator to others, Hugo Chavez died o...

What Hugo Chavez Left Behind

Dan Rather | Posted 05.06.2013 | World
Dan Rather

As long as the oil was flowing, it appeared Chavez would be able to hold onto power. But as he grew ill, it appeared that so did his country.

My Conversation With Hugo Chavez

Larry King | Posted 05.06.2013 | Media
Larry King

I found Hugo Chavez conflicting. In a strange way, he was extraordinarily easy to like, but of course many people -- both good and bad -- who rise to prominence can be that way. Chavez was larger than life. He was very engaging.

My Exclusive Conversation With President Hugo Chavez (VIDEO)

Tavis Smiley | Posted 03.05.2013 | Media
Tavis Smiley


LOOK: The Twitterverse Reacts To Chavez Death

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.28.2014 | Latino Voices

The death of Venezuela's President Hugo Chávez left many speechless, yet the Twitterverse was aflutter Tuesday evening as it reacted to the news. In ...

Pentagon Reacts To Venezuela Expelling U.S. Attaché

Agence France Presse | | Posted 05.05.2013 | World

The Pentagon on Tuesday confirmed that one US military official expelled from Venezuela amid accusations by Caracas of a conspiracy was en route back ...

WATCH: Official Announcement Of Chavez's Death

Posted 03.05.2013 | World

On Tuesday, Venezuela's Vice President Nicolas Maduro announced the death of President Hugo Chavez. Chavez, 58, had been battling cancer since 2011. ...

Nicolas Maduro Announces Hugo Chavez Death

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 03.05.2013 | World

Venezuela's Vice President Nicolas Maduro announced to the nation on Tuesday that its president Hugo Chavez has died at 58. Maduro, age 50, had den...

Chavez's Most Memorable Moments

Posted 03.05.2013 | World

Hugo Chavez was a man of many talents: he played ball, sang songs, pulled out pistols, and got down and groovy - and that is precisely how we'll remem...

Chavez's Most Iconic Quotes

Posted 03.05.2013 | World

If making jaw-dropping comments was an art, Hugo Chavez would've been something of a Pablo Picasso. Since rising to power in 1999, Venezuela's str...

Hugo Chavez Dead At 58

Posted 03.05.2013 | World

The Associated Press reports that Hugo Chávez, who led a leftist revolution and served as Venezuela's president for nearly 14 years, has died at 58 y...

VP: Chavez's Cancer Was 'Attack' By Countries' Enemies

Reuters | Posted 05.05.2013 | World

* Ministers, military bosses meet at presidential palace * VP Maduro says cancer was "attack" by Chavez enemies * Suppor...

Hugo Chavez' Condition Worsens

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2013 | World

CARACAS, March 4 (Reuters) - President Hugo Chavez's breathing problems have worsened and he is suffering from a new, severe respiratory infection aft...

LOOK: A Timeline Of Hugo Chavez's Battle With Cancer | Posted 02.15.2013 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has undergone surgeries, chemotherapy, and radiation treatment since June 2011 for an undisclo...

PHOTOS: The First Images Of Chavez Recovering

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2013 | World

By Daniel Wallis and Marianna Parraga CARACAS, Feb 15 (Reuters) - Venezuela published the first photos of cancer-stricken Hugo Chavez ...

Not So Fast. Castro's Optimistic Remarks On Chavez's Health Toned Down

Reuters | Posted 04.14.2013 | World

By Jeff Franks HAVANA, Feb 12 (Reuters) - More than a week after former leader Fidel Castro was quoted in Cuban media as saying Venez...

Hugo Chavez Clears Serious Health Hurdle

Reuters | Posted 03.28.2013 | World

SANTIAGO, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has overcome a serious respiratory infection, but is still being treated for breathing...

Venezuelan VP: Chavez Actively Involved In Policy Decisions

Reuters | Posted 03.28.2013 | World

CARACAS, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is in his "best moment" since undergoing cancer surgery in Cuba 45 days ago, the vice p...

Chavez's Health Mystery Puzzles Venezuelans

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2013 | World

By Andrew Cawthorne CARACAS, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Venezuela's bespectacled and shaven-headed information minister stands solemnly at the...

Twisting Venezuela

Marco Vicenzino | Posted 03.12.2013 | World
Marco Vicenzino

Realizing Hugo Chavez's cancer may prove terminal, his government desperately buys time through shameless gimmicks blatantly violating Venezuela's constitution.

Venezuela's 'Che' Prays For Chavez

Reuters | Posted 03.12.2013 | World

CARACAS, Jan 10 (Reuters) - A flamboyant look-a-like of Latin American revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara has for years been a familiar sight on th...