Roberta Jacobson, the American diplomat leading the talks, said the talks were “productive and encouraging” and a U.S. embassy could open in Havana by April.
On Friday, gunmen shot to death the prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov. Nemtsov was a longtime Russian opposition leader and a sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin.
Jesus Murillo Karam ran the investigation when 43 college students disappeared.
A New Orleans attorney has turned an antebellum plantation into a new museum. You won’t find hoop skirts and mint juleps but stark relics at a site devoted entirely to a realistic look at slavery.
The former Florida governor’s supporters shouted down his hecklers at his much anticipated appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
Nemtsov served as a governor and deputy prime minister in the 1990s. He later became an opposition leader and sharp critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin. He was killed on a street in Moscow.
Father Ted, as he was known to his friends, was influential in reshaping Catholic higher education. He was also a champion for civil rights and nuclear disarmament.
For your weekend, here are three recommendations for stories that may surprise you about the rise of OxyContin, the fall of Venezuela and an undocumented immigrant who made money for Goldman Sachs.
Attendees at the Conservative Political Action Conference say they want the next president to focus on bipartisanship, faith, security and lower taxes.
Earl Lloyd, who died Thursday, once recalled telling a young man who thanked him for blazing a trail, “Man, you owe me absolutely nothing.”
The family of Steven Sotloff said they hoped the man identified as Mohammed Emzawi is brought to justice. The daughter of aid worker David Haines said she wanted a “bullet between … [his] eyes.”
Millions of tons of food are wasted on college campuses around the country, and students are noticing. Some of them are now rescuing food to make tasty meals for the needy and compost for gardens.
Sometimes a baby’s outer ear may be a tad misshapen. Surgery can help later on, but a plastic mold makes the most of the fact that a newborn’s ears are pliable. They can reshape within weeks.
Since 2009, a federal watchdog has levied only 22 penalties against health care organizations for failing to safeguard information about patients.