November 27, 2012 Hugo Chávez is returning to Cuba for treatment related to cancer. He does so about a month after winning another term during a hard-fought reelection campaign.
April 30, 2012 The request has renewed concerns about the Venezuelan president's health.
March 5, 2012 The Venezuelan president denied rumors that the cancer had spread, but said the new growth would require radiation therapy.
March 1, 2012 The Venezuelan president was in Cuba for surgery of what is suspected to be a recurrence of cancer.
February 21, 2012 The announcement throws uncertainty over the country's upcoming elections.
February 13, 2012 Taking the primaries handily, Henrique Capriles said it was time to end Chávez's socialist experiment. Capriles says he admires Brazil's "modern left" economic model.
December 29, 2011 Hugo Chávez, who had a tumor removed in June, said he had no proof but said he wouldn't be surprised if the U.S. had invented technology to spread cancer.
July 25, 2011 Treatment for cancer has not dissuaded Venezuela's Hugo Chavez from planning to run for re-election in 2012. In fact, he says that he would like to make it to 2031.
January 5, 2011 After rejecting Obama's nomination of Larry Palmer as U.S. ambassador to Caracas, Chávez is naming his favorites.