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Outrage, Criticism of Government Follow Deadly Venezuelan Jail Fire

Distraught relatives of 68 people killed in a riot and fire in the cells of a Venezuelan police station demanded explanations Thursday, and rights groups and opposition politicians blamed leftist President Nicolas Maduro for overcrowding in the country's notoriously violent jails. There was a shootout with police at one point during Wednesday's disaster in the city of Valencia, some inmates' relatives and an injured inmate recounted. The badly...

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