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By Thomas Escritt and Alastair Macdonald BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium lowered the security threat level in Brussels on Thursday, ending six days on maximum alert, but the prime minister warned that the risk of a Paris-style attack remained serious. "We remain on guard," Charles Michel told a news conference. The safety of large gatherings such as sports events would be reviewed case by case, Michel added.
Caracas (AFP) - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said Thursday the shooting dead of an opposition leader appeared to be a gangland score-settling, dismissing claims it was politically motivated ahead of key elections.