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Nothing will change for the people of Cuba in deal with U.S.

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Until the Castro government gives the people of Cuba real freedom, nothing will change from the deal with the U.S.  



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Proposed NCAA concussion settlement denied by federal judge

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A federal judge has denied a proposed class action settlement between the NCAA and former college athletes who claim to have suffered long-term harm from concussions, saying he was concerned about the fairness of the agreement.  



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Reaction to the US-Cuban diplomatic thaw – video

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The news that the United States and Cuba will restore diplomatic relations was met with celebration on the streets of Havana on Wednesday. Cuban-Americans and exiles in Miami, however, have mixed feelings about the moves to normalize US-Cuba ties. Continue reading... 



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Journey to Rapprochement Visited Worlds of Presidents, Popes and Spies

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The deal that restored full diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba ultimately rested with a spy swap. 



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Cuba's Castro hails new era of 'living together' with U.S.

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By Daniel Trotta HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuban President Raul Castro hailed a landmark exchange of prisoners with the United States on Wednesday and praised U.S. President Barack Obama as the two countries agreed to normalize relations after more than five decades of hostility. The United States...(more) 



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Watch this guy explain the science behind climate deniers

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A lot of people people still don’t believe in climate change. But WHY?! We’ve got facts, we’ve got figures, we’ve got freaking superstorms swamping major cities every couple of years. Why is it so difficult for people to get climate change through their thick skulls?!...(more) 



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Alan P. Gross Gains the Freedom From Cuba He Thought Would Never Come

a shared story    1 hour 15 minutes ago
The release of Mr. Gross, who was detained on Dec. 3, 2009, and labeled a spy, was part of a historic thaw in Cuban-American relations announced by President Obama. 



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Obama's Cuba decision follows change in attitudes in Florida

a shared story    1 hour 15 minutes ago
For decades, the U.S. embargo on Cuba has been as much about domestic as foreign policy. In the end, a generational shift in the politics of one key state opened the way for the Obama administration to change half a century of efforts to isolate the...(more) 



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Missing, pregnant woman found dead in a car

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A pregnant woman who had been reported missing was found dead Monday in a car in a parking lot in a suburb of Sacramento.         



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U.S. Frees Last of the ‘Cuban Five,’ Part of a 1990s Spy Ring

a shared story    1 hour 15 minutes ago
Three members of the Cuban Five — part of a spy ring that infiltrated exile groups in Florida in the 1990s — were released from prison as part of the sudden diplomatic thaw in relations. 



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U.S.-Cuba plan to reestablish ties follows spy swap, prisoner release

a shared story    1 hour 15 minutes ago
Sweeping away more than half a century of official U.S. animosity, President Obama announced plans Wednesday to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba and broaden business ties after the swap of several jailed spies and the release of an American contractor held in a Havana prison. 




British student raises $43K to repay homeless man

a shared story    2 hours 15 minutes ago
Dominique Harrison-Bentzen's heartwarming campaign comes with the 22-year-old vowing to spend 24 hours on the street herself.  



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