How Much of the Venezuela Crisis is Really Maduro's Fault?
T he recognition by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former Vice President Joe Biden of Juan Guaidó as Venezuelan president is the latest demonstration of the consensus in...
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Peter Shawn Taylor: Was Cortés the conquistador a human-rights warrior?
A lot can happen in 500 years. Sometime in mid-February 1519 - half a millennium ago most likely around Feb. 18 - Spanish adventurer Hernán Cortés sailed from Cuba in 11 ships...
1 day ago - National Post
‘You'll Lose Everything.' President Trump Warns Venezuelan Military to Abandon Nicolas Maduro
President Donald Trump urged Venezuela's military to drop their support for President Nicolas Maduro and allow humanitarian aid into the country. “You will find no safe harbor...
1 day ago - Time
Trump rips socialism, vows Venezuela will be free
President Trump on Monday rallied support in the largest Venezuelan community in the United States for opposition leader Juan Guaidó, saying Venezuela's current path toward...
1 day ago - New York Post
Trump: 'All options are on the table' for Venezuela
President Donald Trump on Monday stopped just short of threatening military action in Venezuela when he urged the country's military to remove its disputed president, Nicolas...
1 day ago - Politico - 3 articles
Rubio goes to Venezuela's border, making demands and issuing threats
This weekend, the people of Venezuela, whose country is mired and a major political turmoil that has thrown their economy into free fall and jeopardized their once-stable...
1 day ago - Think Progress
Havana Underground: Travel Tips for Cuba's Capital
After Cuba opened up, hordes of travelers descended upon the famed capital, Havana - and many were disappointed. Cuba expert, Tony Perrottet tells us how to truly experience...
2 days ago - Newsweek
Revolution 60: Cuba Must Not Return to the Dark Years of Censorship
A controversial new decree imposing limits on artistic practice threatens to derail a thriving cultural scene in Havana.
2 days ago - NY Times
American Cruise Ship Denied Entry to Cuba: 'We Didn't Pay to Sit in International Waters'
The cruise operators said all necessary agreements had been made and blamed the Cuban government for the incident.
4 days ago - Newsweek
There was no love when a Valentine's Day cruise arrived in Cuba. It was turned away
When Sulema Cabrera heard about a special Valentine's Day cruise to Cuba from the Port of Palm Beach that was billed as an opportunity to reconnect with loved ones, she...
4 days ago - Miami Herald
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Vladimir Putin warns US of new Russian weapons during speech
President Vladimir Putin says Russia will target new weapons at the United States should it deploy new intermediate-range missiles in Europe following Washington's withdrawal...
Trump Threatens To Cancel California's $929 Million High Speed Rail Grant
The president is in a Twitter war with California Gov. Gavin Newsom over the rail project and the president's emergency declaration to build a border wall.
Nick Sandmann's lawyers file $250 million lawsuit against Washington Post
The lawyers for the family of Nicholas Sandmann have filed a lawsuit against The Washington Post, seeking $250 million in both compensatory and punitive damages.
Trump nominates Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated Jeffrey Rosen, a longtime litigator and deputy transportation secretary, to replace Rod Rosenstein as deputy attorney...
Vladimir Putin focuses on social issues in state-of-the-nation speech
MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin says in a state-of-the-nation address that Russia needs to focus on raising living standards. Speaking on Wednesday before lawmakers and top...
Don Newcombe, Former Baseball MVP, Dead At 92
In 1956, the Dodgers' pitching great won both the MVP and the Cy Young award
Civilians evacuated from last Islamic State holdout in Syria
BAGHOUZ, Syria - A convoy of trucks carrying civilians has left the last enclave held by Islamic State militants in eastern Syria. An Associated Press team says at least eight...
Britain is stripping a teen ISIS bride of her citizenship, and she could end...
Shamima Begum, a 19-year-old who fled her home in London to join ISIS, has been trying to return to Britain. But the UK says she is a national security threat. On Tuesday, it...
In Nigeria, film stars deploy to plead for election peace
KANO, Nigeria - As emergencies go, it had a catchy tune. Faced with a Nigerian election that could spiral into violence, some in the popular film industry known as Kannywood...
Burberry apologizes after sending noose sweatshirt down runway
A model called out the brand's "offensive" piece after walking show.