With the United States and Cuba set to restore full diplomatic relations next week, many Americans rightfully wonder what's really changed as a result of America's new policy with the communist-run island nation.
One bitter holdover of the Cold War will slip into the history books at 12:01 a.m. Monday, when the United States and Cuba re-establish diplomatic relations. For the first time since severing ties in 1961, they'll reopen embassies in each other's capitals.
On Monday, for the first time in five decades, the flag of Cuba will fly over an embassy in the United States. But the event is marked by a cruel coincidence -- the same week, the United States officially commemorates the plight of those languishing in captive nations around the world, a tradition started more than 50 years ago.
One bitter holdover of the Cold War slipped into the history books at 12:01 a.m. Monday, when the United States and Cuba re-established diplomatic relations. For the first time since severing ties in 1961, they reopened embassies in each other's capitals.
Bill Cosby said he had sexual relationships with at least five women outside his marriage, gave prescription sedatives to women he wanted to have sex with and tried to hide the affairs from his wife, according to a court deposition obtained by CNN.
Mourners will gather at Sandra Bland's alma mater Sunday evening to celebrate "the life and legacy" of a woman who regularly spoke out on racism and police brutality before her death in a Texas jail cell last week.