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Once 'Pearl of Caribbean' Gets New Shine for Venezuela Summit

Once known as the "Pearl of the Caribbean," the former Venezuelan tourist hot spot Margarita Island fell on hard times amid the country's economic crisis with trash on streets, scarcities of food and water, rampant crime and a dwindling number of foreign visitors. Yet this week road markings are being repainted, once-barren supermarket shelves are full and hotels are bustling again as President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government has poured money into the island for...

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