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First U.S. to Cuba cruise in decades sets sail

The first U.S. cruise ship bound for Cuba in decades sets sail as salsa music played and protesters picketed nearby.

After a half-century wait, US cruise leaves Miami for Cuba

After a half-century of waiting, passengers set sail from Miami on an historic cruise to Havana, the first such trip from the U.S. since recent policy changes

Q&A: Puerto Rico's debt crisis explained

Q&A: Getting up to speed on Puerto Rico's debt crisis

Thousands plan May 1 marches in US in heated election year

Thousands are expected to rally in cities across the United States on Sunday for immigrant and worker rights and against hateful campaign rhetoric in a heated presidential election year

Brussels Airport Reopens Departure Lounge 6 Weeks After Attacks

Brussels Airport partially reopened the departure hall roughly 40 days after the attacks at the airport.

One of the Largest Circus Lion Rescues Ever

Animal Defenders International is planning the largest airlift of lions ever. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

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Is Princess Charlotte Walking Now?

Photos released for her first birthday show just how fast she's growing.

Report: Powerful explosion in southern Turkey; 9 wounded

A Turkish news agency says an explosion near a police station in the southern city of Gaziantep has wounded at least nine people

Plane in fatal crash belonged to Vegas stunt-flying company

A single-engine plane that crashed and killed two people was owned by a Las Vegas-area tourism company that lets customers feel what it's like to be a fighter pilot

Docs Say Serial Killers Have Specific Genes

Experts have studied the minds of serial killers for year. Now they say many of them might have a unique brain structure. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

Sanders raises $26M in April in primary bid against Clinton

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is reporting raising about $26 million in April in his primary challenge against Hillary Clinton.

The Search For A Missing Florida Woman Enters Its Fifth Day

A Florida woman who was last seen early Wednesday morning is still missing, and officials say her disappearance is suspicious.

Firefighters battle huge fire at New York City church

Firefighters are battling a huge fire at a historic church in New York City

Puerto Rico governor warns of new default as crisis worsens

Puerto Rico's governor says the island's government will not pay most of $470 million in debt payments due by Monday

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Latest: Hundreds of May Day demonstrators take to LA streets

May Day demonstrators carrying signs and chanting slogans have taken to the streets of Los Angeles to demand more rights for workers and immigrants

The Biggest Upset In Sports History Is Closer Than Ever

Leicester City, in the basement of the English Premier League just last year, is closing in on the most unlikely win in sports history.

President Obama: Most proud of raising my daughters

President Obama says that acting as Michelle Obama's "assistant" in raising his two daughters is what he is most proud of.

Yahoo CEO could get $55M in severance pay in potential sale

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job

Donald Trump: We can't allow China to 'rape our country'

Speaking at a rally in Indiana, Donald Trump lamented that China gets the better trade deals, vowing to change it when he becomes the president. CNN's Jessica Schneider reports.

Schumer: Probe billboards using phone data to track shoppers

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate an advertising technique that uses mobile phone data to learn about people who pass by billboards

CSX train derails in Northeast DC, possible hazardous leak

A CSX freight train has derailed in Washington, D.C., leaving several cars overturned and a possible hazardous leak

The Latest: Train derails in DC, leaking hazardous material

CSX says one of its freight trains has derailed in Washington, D.C., sending about 10 cars off the tracks and spilling hazardous material

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Malia Obama Is Heading To Harvard, But First She's Taking A Year Off

The White House announced Malia's pick for college Sunday but said she'd be taking a year off before attending.

Olympian Auctions Ad Space on Arm

Olympian Nick Simmonds is auctioning off some space on his arm that can be used for ads during the 2016 track and field season. Problem is, he's not exactly allowed to do that. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) breaks it down.

Over 30 Rescued Circus Lions Are Moving Into A 12,000-Acre Sanctuary

Many of the lions had suffered broken teeth, and their claws had been removed before they were rescued.