Colombia Snubs FARC's Proposed Cease-Fire
December 18 2014 10:14 PM
The FARC rebel group declared a unilateral cease-fire and made an unusual demand, which the Colombian government refused.
US, Cuba Artists Foresee More Cultural Exchanges
December 18 2014 4:21 PM
The U.S.-Cuban rapprochement means less paperwork, longer visits and less stringent financial requirements for artists' visits.
Will Marijuana Black Markets Still Thrive?
December 18 2014 3:42 PM
Supporters insist that government-regulated pot will drive customers to legal retailers and away from the black markets.
The FARC Declares Cease-Fire As Colombian President Hails US-Cuba Deal
December 18 2014 3:41 PM
As President Obama announced a new US-Cuba policy, the FARC rebel group declared a ceasefire with the Colombian government.
Obama’s Hispanic Support Soared After Immigration Action
December 18 2014 11:00 AM
Most Hispanics now support Obama after his executive actions on immigration.
'Courageous And Necessary'
December 18 2014 10:31 AM
Heads of state in Venezuela, Uruguay and Colombia praised the new policy and said they hope it augurs for better U.S. relations.
A Chronology Of Secret Talks In US-Cuba Policy
December 18 2014 9:42 AM
Obama’s desire to revive ties with Cuba began before he was elected president.
Three Arrested In Europe Over Plot To Sell Weapons To FARC
December 17 2014 11:27 PM
The men were charged with conspiracy to kill employees of the U.S., and with conspiracy to provide material support to a Colombian rebel group.
Guantanamo Bay Is Not Up For Negotiation With Cuba
December 17 2014 4:56 PM
The U.S. and Cuba are set to re-establish relations, but the U.S. says returning Guantanamo Bay isn't in the cards.
US-Cuba Deal A Mixed Bag For Island's Economy
December 17 2014 4:41 PM
The lifting of U.S. restrictions on Cuba Wednesday will help tourism but won't unleash a surge of imports and exports between the nations.
Cuban-American Lawmakers Slam US-Cuba Breakthrough
December 17 2014 4:35 PM
Cuban-Americans on both sides of the aisle denounced Obama's move as rewarding the Castros.
Hispanic Optimism On US Race Relations Won't Last: Professor
December 17 2014 2:29 PM
That's because of how differently each generation experiences and interprets race relations.
Will Americans Be Able To Visit Cuba As Tourists Now?
December 17 2014 2:17 PM
The new Cuba policy doesn't actually open up travel visas for Americans, but it's a step in that direction, experts say.
'This Doesn’t Mean Main Issue Has Been Resolved'
December 17 2014 1:41 PM
Cuban president Raúl Castro saluted the reopening of diplomatic ties with the U.S. but said Cuba wants to end the embargo now.
The US Embargo On Cuba Goes Back To 1960
December 17 2014 1:38 PM
The longstanding embargo on the island nation will officially remain in place despite a historic diplomatic shift.
Rubio Slams Obama's Cuba Breakthrough As 'Tyranny'
December 17 2014 12:59 PM
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio spoke Wednesday after to the announcement by the Obama administration that the U.S. will normalize relations with Cuba.
Obama Announces Historic Shift In US-Cuba Policy
December 17 2014 12:25 PM
U.S. diplomatic relations with Havana will be restored in the biggest thaw in U.S.-Cuba relations in more than 50 years.
US, Cuba To Restore Diplomatic Ties
December 17 2014 10:06 AM
President Obama has announced a major shift in U.S.-Cuba policy on Wednesday, just hours after the release of U.S. prisoner Alan Gross.
Six Dead In Clash Between Mexico's Vigilante Groups
December 17 2014 2:01 AM
The vigilante groups, who call themselves “autodefensas,” were formed more than a year ago to fight back drug cartels.
Venezuela Aims To Take US To Court
December 16 2014 11:12 AM
President Nicolás Maduro, lashing out over U.S. sanctions, announced a committee to investigate U.S. war crimes abroad and civil rights violations at home.