Venezuela

Jose Quintana. (Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Levine: Sox Notes — Quintana Makes Debut, Beckham Scratched, Belisario Absent Still

Jose Quintana has his sights set on going seven innings per game.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2014

A woman holds a flag outside the Venezuelan Consulate in Chicago. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Hundreds Of Chicagoans Voting In Venezuela Presidential Election

The Venezuelan consulate is in the Civic Opera building, and the sidewalk below has been filled with demonstrators like Michelle Faraco, who voted against the man Hugo Chavez wanted as his successor – and for opposition candidate Henrique Capriles.

04/14/2013

Weird Al Yankovic.  (Photo by Paul McConnell/Getty Images)

Bernstein: This Performer Must Play Super Bowl 2013

It’s rare that a cause inspires me to add my name to an online petition.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2012

Pitcher Carlos Zambrano of the Chicago Cubs reacts after throwing a pitch that got him ejected from the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 12, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Zambrano Says He Wants To Stay With The Cubs

Carlos Zambrano wants to stay with the Cubs for the next two seasons, according to a Venezuelan publication.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

Wilson Ramos. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Nationals Catcher Ramos Kidnapped In Venezuela

Officials said Thursday they have found the vehicle used by armed men who abducted Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos, a case that highlights a sharp rise in kidnappings in Venezuela.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2011

Ozzie Guillen, Sean Penn

Guillen Slams Sean Penn In Tweets For Backing Venezuela’s Chavez

White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen continues to be annoyed with Sean Penn, over the actor’s continued defense of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2011