The Cuban flag is set to fly outside what is now the country's embassy in the United States for the first time since the countries severed ties in 1961.
Many restrictions on transactions, including cash withdrawals, remain, while new taxes mean coffee, tea and even condoms all cost more.
The extremist group enlists teens and children using gifts, threats and brainwashing, according to AP interviews with residents who fled or still live in IS-held territory in Syria and Iraq.
Transcripts from a 2005-06 deposition help show that the comic actor was a philanderer who plied young women with quaaludes.
Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez also fought drug and alcohol abuse, spending time in Jordan last year to help clean himself up, a family spokesman says.
His rivals spend much of the weekend condemning his comments and suggesting he is unfit to serve as commander-in-chief. But the tycoon simply may not care.
The U.N. Security Council is set to adopt a resolution approving the accord and adopt measures leading to the end of U.N. sanctions against the Iranian economy.
An elevated section of Interstate 10 collapses amid heavy rains in the California desert, injuring one driver and halting travel for thousands.
Feeling "ethical responsibility for a past tragedy," executives from Mitsubishi Materials Corp., give an apology to a 94-year-old U.S. prisoner of war for using forced laborers during World War II.
Some theater-world insiders say it's time to educate, rather than scold, spectators who are used to interactivity and may not be steeped in theater etiquette.