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Chavez pick Maduro wins Venezuela vote

Posted: April 15, 2013 at 4:48 a.m.

Residents wait in line at a polling station during the presidential election in Caracas, Venezuela, on Sunday. The newspaper’s headline reads in Spanish, “Vote in Peace.”

Venezuelan electoral officials said Sunday that voters narrowly elected Hugo Chavez’s hand-picked successor as president in a razor-close special election.

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