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Cartes wins Paraguay presidential vote

Millionaire businessman Horacio Cartes of the opposition Colorado Party shows his inked finger after casting his vote in Asuncion on April 21, 2013. Cartes has won Paraguay's presidential elections, according to officials.Millionaire businessman Horacio Cartes of the opposition Colorado Party, a political neophyte, has won Paraguay's presidential election, electoral officials said. Cartes took 45.91 percent of the votes, compared to 36.84 percent for Efrain Alegre of the ruling Liberal Party, who has conceded defeat, Electoral Board chief Alberto Ramirez said.