US Government Broadcaster To Punish Workers For Soros ReportThe U.S. government's international broadcasting agency says it will discipline employees responsible for a television report on philanthropist George Soros that violated its professional ethics and standards.
"Monstrous" Hurricane Michael Takes Aim At Florida's Gulf CoastMichael gained new strength over warm tropical waters amid a forecast that it would swiftly intensify into a major hurricane before striking Florida's northeast Gulf Coast.
Martin & Iglesias Become U.S. Citizens Before Tigers GameThe Tigers blew a three-run lead and eventually lost in the ninth inning. Still, it was a day that Jose Iglesias and Leonys Martin may look back on fondly for many years.
Soggy Alberto Churns Inland Bringing Widespread RainThe soggy remnants of Alberto are spreading rain deeper into the nation's midsection after downing trees, triggering power outages and scattered flooding around the South.
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.