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Venezuela, Worried by Murder Rate, Takes Aim at TV Soap Operas

President Nicolas Maduro will urge representatives of Venezuela's television stations on Monday to change what he calls a culture of violence glamorized by the media. Voters routinely cite violent crime as their top concern. In the latest case to put pressure on the government, gunmen shot dead a former Miss Venezuela and her ex-husband in front of their young daughter. Maduro, who narrowly won a presidential election last April to succeed his late mentor Hugo Chavez, has accused...

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