Retired Cuban leader Fidel Castro on Monday appeared to lend his support to Cuba’s talks with the United States with a statement that addressed his longtime adversary for the first time since Cuba and the United States announced on Dec. 17 they would restore diplomatic ties. “Any peaceful or negotiated solution to the problems between the United States and the peoples or any people of Latin America that doesn’t imply force or the use of force should be treated in accordance with international norms and principles,” he said in a statement.
A Washington state woman accused of stabbing her three small children told detectives she cut the children’s throats with a kitchen knife to keep them quiet for …
Violent crime in the Las Vegas Valley inched up in the first half of 2014 while property crimes dropped, according to preliminary semiannual FBI statistics released today.
A Florida woman is suspected of drowning a 2-week-old puppy in a Nebraska airport bathroom so she could …
A Russian Spy ring operating in New York City to collect economic intelligence and recruit other potential spies was broken up by the FBI, who arrested one of the men today.
Iowa Republican Gov. Terry Branstad was taken to the hospital in an ambulance Monday after falling ill at an event in Johnston, Iowa. Doctors opted to keep him there overnight for “observation, rest and hydration,” a statement from the governor’s office said.
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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft insisted Monday evening that his team has done nothing “inappropriate” and should get an apology from the NFL.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Brice Johnson had 15 of his 17 points after halftime and No. 13 North Carolina shot 55 percent to beat Syracuse 93-83 on Monday night.
Meet the New Congress Part 5: The newest members of Congress on what needs to be done now
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Nearly 30 million people were in the path of a historic blizzard Monday night on the East Coast. Which city do you think will be hit the hardest?