Pentagon chief Ashton Carter says Guantanamo has got to go before Obama does
Carter says the Pentagon is actively looking for alternative transfer sites for some of the remaining prisoners at Guantanamo.
The American flag is fluttering anew in Cuba today
US Secretary of State John Kerry is in Cuba today to witness the reopening of the US embassy after more than half a century.
It's official: The Cuban flag flies in Washington now
A embassies re-open in the US and Cuba, the two formerly hostile neighbors formally restore diplomatic relations. Of course, there's still that pesky embargo.
The company that brought you the ‘poop cruise’ is now sailing for Cuba
Carnival Corporation has gotten permission from the US government.
JetBlue launches New York-to-Havana charter flights
The airline now operates five weekly round trips to Cuba.
The US and Cuba are officially being nice to each other again
But as the Cold War cools down in one part of the world, it's heating up in another.
US and Cuba reach deal to reopen embassies
The United States and Cuba have reached a deal to reopen embassies in Washington and Havana, a US source said Tuesday, in a major step toward ending decades of Cold War enmity.
Cubans take heat for using the US Interests Section's free internet
Most ordinary Cubans can't afford the cyber cafes that offer a pricy but limited web service.
U.S. drops Cuba from list of state sponsors of terrorism
US-CUBA-USA:U.S. drops Cuba from list of state sponsors of terrorism
Top US diplomat says 'significant differences' with Cuba remain
The major sticking points are human rights and freedom of expression.
France's Hollande meets Fidel Castro and urges end to Cuba embargo
Hollande's visit to Cuba was the first ever by a French leader.
US cigar makers brace for a Cuban invasion
As relations with Cuba thaw, the American premium cigar market —worth an estimated $2.6 billion — may be up for grabs.
Cuba has had a lung cancer vaccine for years
With a thaw in relations between the US and Cuba, CimaVax and other breakthrough drugs developed in Cuba may soon be available to Americans.
Pope to visit Cuba in September
After playing a key role in bringing Havana and Washington to the negotiating table.
This man claims he stole Intel chip designs for China and Iran, with FBI approval
The new documentary 'El Crazy Che' tells the unbelievable tale of Argentine programmer Guillermo Gaede.
Just a couple more giant steps until the US and Cuba are truly friends again
Obama announced the US and Cuba will open embassies in each other's capitals. But it isn't all Cuba libres just yet. Here's what comes next.
Iran, Sudan, Syria and Cuba have something important in common
Obama's taking Cuba off the terror list
Lawmakers now have 45 days to oppose the decision.
Obama tells Congress he plans to remove Cuba from terrorism list
US-CUBA-USA-OBAMA:Obama tells Congress he plans to remove Cuba from terrorism list
Kerry, Cuban minister see 'progress' in historic talks
Though officials caution that establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba will still take time.
Obama and Castro will break Cold War ice in person
US President Barack Obama and Cuba's Raul Castro will have a historic face-to-face encounter at the Summit of the Americas this week, breaking the ice after decades of glacial relations.
US may remove Cuba from state terrorism list
President Obama expected to make a final decision soon.
Airbnb opens rental listings for US travelers to Cuba
Airbnb said it saw a 70 percent spike in US searches for rentals in Cuba, so it added more than 1,000 listings on the island.
Conan O'Brien's visit to Cuba is about way more than comedy
This is what cultural diplomacy looks like.
5 signs that Cuba is already very open to Americans
The talks between Havana and Washington may be slow going, but Cuba is clearly emerging from its 1950s time capsule.
These photos seem to indicate that Fidel Castro is alive
Though he apparently receives visitors, Castro has not been seen in public for more than a year, fueling speculation about his health.
Want to go to Cuba from the US? Here are 6 tips to decipher the new rules
You might think the new rules, which will took effect as part of a historic shift in Cuba policy under Obama, are a little confusing. They could be deliberately so.
Artist Tania Bruguera speaks out after Cuba arrest
'The government did the work for me.'
8 great stories to help you understand what's going on in Cuba
It’s a busy time of year for a big news story to break. But we've got you covered.
Cuba says US must respect its communist system
President Raul Castro warned that Cuban-American exiles might try to sabotage the rapprochement.
The Cuban expats are celebrating — the ones in Mexico, that is
Mexico has one of the biggest Cuban immigrant communities after the US. Many are happy Obama's restoring diplomatic relations with Havana, and hoping for an end to the trade embargo.