RT News - January 24, 2019 (17:00 MSK)

Donald Trump recognizes Venezuela's opposition leader as the country's interim president prompting elected president Nicolas Maduro to break diplomatic relations with the US, accusing Washington of an attempted coup. Pro-Maduro and anti-government demonstrations erupted across Venezuela with opposition supporters and police clashing. Microsoft includes a 'fake news' detector in its latest browser in the form of an app that ranks sites for trustworthiness though there are fears of bias. The former First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond is charged by police and expected to appear in court later on Thursday. It remains unclear what, exactly, the charges are.