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Venezuela opposition leader Maria Corina Machado answers charges
Venezuela opposition leader Maria Corina Machado answers charges

Venezuelan opposition leader Maria Corina Machado on Thursday vowed to continue her political protests after officials ordered her to face charges of conspiracy to murder the nation's president, an accusation she denied. Machado, 47, a former member of the National Assembly, spoke at a news conference to react to an order issued by the attorney general's office Wednesday night that she appear before prosecutors Dec. 3 to answer charges that she is linked to a plot to kill President Nicolas Maduro. "There are no crimes to accuse me of. Despite [the government's efforts] to run me over, we will continue the struggle," Machado told reporters. "They are charging...

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