110 Dead, Including 5 Children, After Plane Crash In CubaIn the first official death toll, authorities said 110 had died including five children after a passenger jet crashed in Havana, Cuba. Three survivors are clinging to life.
Plane Crashes In Cuba, At Least 110 Passengers On BoardA Cuban-operated airliner with at least 110 people on board crashed into a cassava field just after takeoff from Havana's international airport on Friday.
Cuban OF Juan Pablo Martinez Gets $2.8 Million Bonus From RangersCuban outfielder Julio Pablo Martinez agreed to a minor league contract with the Rangers that includes a $2.8 million signing bonus. The Rangers announced the deal on Thursday.
Diaz-Canel Replaces Raul Castro As Cuba's PresidentFifty-seven-year-old Communist Party official Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez replaced Raul Castro as the president of Cuba on Thursday.
Bureaucrat Set To Replace Raul Castro As Cuba's PresidentA 57-year-old bureaucrat -- Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez -- will take Raul Castro's place as the president of Cuba on Thursday.
Trump Signs Order To Keep Guantanamo Bay Prison OpenPresident Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep open the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, marking a formal reversal of his predecessor's eight-year effort to shut it down.
US Takes Steps To Make It Harder For Americans To Visit Cuba The Trump administration is imposing travel and commerce restrictions on Cuba that will make it harder for Americans to visit the island nation.
National Archives Release Some Long-Secret JFK FilesThe National Archives has released some of the long-secret records relating to the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
U.S. Travel Warning Troubles Cuba's Small BusinessesA U.S. State Department travel warning for Cuba following mysterious attacks that harmed nearly two dozen American diplomats has come like a bucket of cold water for the aspirations of thousands of private entrepreneurs on the island.
Umpire Sues MLB Claiming Race DiscriminationAngel Hernandez, a big league umpire for nearly 25 years, sued Major League Baseball on Monday alleging race discrimination. He said that MLB chief baseball officer Joe Torre "has a history of animosity" toward him.
Southwest Drops 2 Cuban Routes, Citing Performance, BanSouthwest Airlines Co. says it will drop flights to two Cuban destinations, citing its struggles to attract passengers and a tougher U.S. stance toward the island nation.
Sen. Cruz Praises Trump On Changes To Immigration, Cuba PolicySen. Ted Cruz appeared at a news conference in Arlington Friday, where General Motors announced plans to open a supplier park to support building its full-size SUV's at its nearby plant.