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GOP Sens. Rubio, Paul Square Off Over Cuba Policy Shift  |   

Rubio, appearing on ABC's This Week, lashed out at Paul, who has expressed support for opening trade with the island nation after a decades-long embargo.

Ready To Hit The Cuban Beach? Americans Still Have To Wait  |   

Travel to Cuba for business or education will be much easier as the U.S. eases restrictions, but until the embargo is completely lifted, going to Cuba simply for tourism still won't be allowed.

North Korea Has An Interesting Offer. And Another Threat  |   

The secretive regime denies any involvement with the Sony Pictures hack and says the U.S. must allow it to help find the real culprit. Or else.

'Rum, Rumba, And Romance': A Book On Cuba's Enduring Mystique   |   

This week, President Obama announced that he will begin to normalize relations with Cuba. Cuban-American writer Richard Blanco recommends a book about Cuba's imprint on the American imagination.

Obama Says 'James Flacco.' The Internet Says, Thank You  |   

It was an honest mistake. But when President Obama said "James Flacco" when referring to James Franco — on a Friday before the holidays, no less — the slip was eagerly received online.

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