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What's next for Cuba?

In Cuba, poor and underdeveloped after 50 years of communism and U.S. sanctions, word of the diplomatic breakthrough with the United States is raising hope.

Sony faces backlash for pulling 'The Interview'

"The Interview" can't escape the spotlight. Sony Entertainment has been blasted on social media and in the press for pulling the film in the wake of a hacking attack and threats against its release.

Official says U.S. will respond to North Korea hack

U.S. government officials are preparing to publicly blame North Korea for the Sony Pictures hack -- but haven't yet decided how to respond to the attack.

U.S. air strikes kill 3 top ISIS leaders

U.S. air strikes have killed two top-level and one mid-level ISIS leader, a senior U.S. military official tells CNN.

What would make a baseball hat be worth $300,000?

A baseball hat Babe Ruth wore during his 1934 tour of Japan just sold for $303,277 on the site Grey Flannel Auctions.

Arizona woman reunited with lost luggage 20 years later

We've all heard of nightmarish lost luggage tales, when bags go missing at the airport. Often times they turn up. But after 20 years what are the chances?

Boston Marathon bombing suspect appears in court for pre-trial hearing

Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appeared in court for the first time since July 2013 Thursday, arriving at Boston's federal courthouse before dawn under heavy security.

Rare disease prevents California mom from holding newborn

On October 12 Kirsti and Jason Kinkle welcomed their daughter, Kiira, into the world. The next day they learned their daughter had a rare disease that makes skin-to-skin contact almost impossible.

Sony Pictures cancels release of the 'The Interview'

Sony Pictures has announced it will not move forward with its planned release of "The Interview."

Meteorologist recovers after being shot in TV station’s parking lot

The search continues for the man who shot KCEN Meteorologist Patrick Crawford. Crawford was shot multiple times in the parking lot of the Eddy, Texas KCEN studios Wednesday morning. He remains in the hospital in stable condition.

U.S./Cuba relations improve after 18 months of secret talks

The U.S. will review and likely remove Cuba from its list of terrorist nations. After a year and a half of secret talks, the two countries are putting the past behind.

Texas plumbing truck lands in the hands of Islamic militants

A small town plumbing company in Texas is making quite a name for itself, but not in a good way.

Fugitive throws pipe bombs at Portland police during chase

A man wanted by police is suspected of throwing four pipe bombs from a car in a Portland, Oregon pursuit Tuesday before escaping.

Obama announces major shift in U.S./Cuba relations

American Alan Gross is back on U.S. soil following five years in a Cuban prison. His release and return are part of the first step of major changes in relations between the United States and Cuba.

New EPA coal ash regulations will impact 33 states

The Environmental Protection Agency is set to issue its first ever guidelines on the handling and storage of coal ash.