Helicopter strafes court in ‘terrorist attack’ – Orange County Register

By JOSHUA GOODMAN CARACAS, Venezuela — A police helicopter fired on Venezuela’s Supreme Court and Interior Ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro said was a thwarted “terrorist attack” aimed at ousting him from power. The confusing exchange, which is bound to ratchet up tensions in a country already paralyzed by months of deadly anti-government protests, …

Abstract state, abstract art | News

Alvaro Enciso’s patterned collages fit right in with the rest of the art in “Arizona Abstract.” His four handsome pieces, on view in a group show at Tohono Chul, are modernist abstracts, with shiny bits and pieces of metal pinned down with silver nails onto panels. The pleasing compositions are patchily painted, mostly one color …