2 die in mass protest against Venezuela government
He has also warned that an opposition government would slash social benefits like healthcare for the poor and subsidized food. Mr Maduro's opponents are pushing for his removal through early elections and the release of scores of political prisoners.
Luxury electric auto maker Tesla has issued a voluntary recall for 53 thousand of its Model S and Model X vehicles due to a faulty gear in the electric parking brakes.
If that gear were to break, the parking brake could become stuck in place, the company said. But Tesla adds that, is "in order to be cautious" it is acting proactive I replacing the parts to head off any potential issues.
"Tesla found the electric parking brakes installed on its electric vehicles were produced between February and October 16 and 'may contain a small gear that could have been manufactured improperly" by its third-party supplier.
Tesla Inc. was sued by vehicle owners over claims its Autopilot feature is "dangerously defective" when engaged. As a new company, all this will count strongly in building its public image.