News of the socialist leader's death was announced by Vice President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday afternoon.
My mother died last month at 92. At the end, she had lost much of what she had. But, still, she left treasures.
Enron Corp. founder Ken Lay, who six weeks ago was found guilty in one of the biggest corporate scandals in U.S. history, and who was expected to face decades in prison for his fraud and conspiracy convictions in the Enron collapse, died of a heart attack on Wednesday. He was 64.
"If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace." - John Lennon (Oct. 9, 1940-Dec. 8, 1980)