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A Day in the Life of the Most Unusual Building in Caracas

The unfinished corporate skyscraper has been a squat for thousands of locals since 2007.

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Venezuela's Subway Workers Are Pretty Sure Hugo Chavez Just Appeared to Them

Workers say the late leader's face popped up on some rocks deep in the Caracas transit tunnels.

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Hugo Chavez's Urban 'Utopia' Didn't Turn Out All That Well

Ciudad Caribia, built from scratch under the watch of Venezuela's late president, has many, many problems.

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Inside the World's Tallest Slum

Torre de David was supposed to be an office skyscraper for Caracas. Then the city's economy collapsed, and squatters took over.

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Venezuela's Still Suffering an Extreme Toilet Paper Shortage

"What do they expect us to use? Banana leaves?"

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May Day Around the World

A look at how different cities spent International Labor Day.