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(Miami, FL) -- A Democratic member of the Foreign Relations Committee is backing the President's change in policy toward Cuba. On "Fox News Sunday," Senator Ben Cardin said opening doors to Cuba will help the people realize how badly they've been treated for decades. The...
(Madison, WI) -- A Republican member of the Foreign Relations Committee thinks opening diplomatic relations with Cuba will only make the communist leadership stronger. On "Fox News Sunday," Senator Ron Johnson blasted President Obama for ending a decades-long policy of refusing...
(Undated) -- The hip-hop community is speaking out about the killings of two New York police officers on Saturday. On Twitter, Talib Kweli said that nobody deserves to be "murdered in cold blood," adding "not cops, not young people of color." He also rejects what he calls the "...
(Washington, DC) -- Flags are flying at half staff in New York City today as people try to come to grips with the ambush-style murder of two NYPD officers. They were shot and killed yesterday in Brooklyn by a man who posted a message online that he was looking for revenge for...
(Pinellas Co., FL) -- A Florida police officer is dead and the person suspected of having shot him is in custody. Officials say the deadly shooting happened early this morning in Tarpon Springs, not far from Tampa. According to WTSP News, 45-year-old Officer Charles Kondek was...
(Washington, DC) -- A former Secretary of Homeland Security is warning that North Korea's hacking of Sony could have bigger implications than a movie not being released. On NBC's "Meet the Press," Michael Chertoff noted the cyberattack is the first example of a terrorist threat...
(Undated) -- Sir Elton John has a new title today -- lawfully married man. The singer and his longtime partner David Furnish officially tied the knot in the U.K., exactly nine years after entering into a civil partnership. The two had been planning to wed ever since gay marriage...
(New York, NY) -- New York police say the man who fatally shot two officers yesterday told two people just before the shooting to "watch what I'm about to do." The two men told police Ismaaiyl Brinsley also asked them to follow him on Instagram just before he opened fire on the...
(New York, NY) -- The long-time anchor of the "NBC Nightly News" has some good news headed into the year to come. Tom Brokaw wrote a letter to the network's news department Sunday saying that his cancer is in remission. He will be starting a drug treatment to keep the multiple...