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PM Theresa May Faces No Confidence Vote over Brexit Deal

(From The Guardian) Theresa May has pledged to face down a vote of no confidence in her government, after her Brexit deal was shot down by MPs in the heaviest parliamentary defeat of the democratic era. On a day of...

Venezuela’a Maduro Raises Minimum Wage to $6 Per Month

(From UPI) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced a 300 percent increase to the nation’s minimum monthly salary — to the equivalent of a few dollars per month. . . . Maduro’s announcement, along with others like greater reserve requirements...

Broadway Star Carol Channing Dies at 97

(From Variety) Larger-than-life musical stage personality Carol Channing, who immortalized the characters of Lorelei Lee in “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes” and Dolly Gallagher Levi in “Hello, Dolly!,” has died. She was 97. Channing died Tuesday of natural causes at her home...