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TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 30: U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (FL) speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 30, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was nominated as the Republican presidential candidate during the RNC which will conclude today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sen. Rubio Taking Steps To Run For President

Senator Marco Rubio is taking steps to run for president, according to one of his aides.

01/23/2015

The Director of the North America Department of Cuba's Foreign Ministry Josefina Vidal (C) and members of her delegation participate in the second day of closed-door talks between Cuba and the United State, at the Convention Palace in Havana, on January 22, 2015. The United States and Cuba opened two days of historic talks in Havana on Wednesday to end decades of Cold War-era animosity and reestablish diplomatic relations. The meetings in Havana follow the historic decision by US President Barack Obama and Cuban leader Raul Castro in December to seek normal diplomatic relations.   AFP PHOTO / YAMIL LAGE

US-Cuba Talks Underway For Second Day

Day two of the historic talks between a U.S. delegation and Cuban officials is underway in Havana.

01/22/2015

The director of the North America Department of Cuba's Foreign Ministry, Cuban Josefina Vidal, speaks during a press conference after taking part in the first closed-door talks between Cuba and the United State, at the Convention Palace in Havana on January 21, 2015. The United States and Cuba opened two days of historic talks in Havana on Wednesday to end decades of Cold War-era animosity and reestablish diplomatic relations. The meetings in Havana follow the historic decision by US President Barack Obama and Cuban leader Raul Castro in December to seek normal diplomatic relations.  (Courtesy: YAMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images)

Wet Foot Dry Foot Policy May Be On The Table During Cuba Talks

The highest ranking official of the U.S. delegation to visit Cuba in decade sat directly across a table from Cuba’s delegation in Havana on Wednesday.

01/21/2015

A Cuban gives the thumbs up from his balcony decorated with the US and Cuban flags  in Havana, on January 16, 2015.   (Photo credit YAMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images)

High Level U.S. Delegation In Havana For 2 Days Of Talks

The highest ranking U.S. delegation to visit Cuba in 35 years has arrived Havana for two days of negotiations.

01/21/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech before members of Congress in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol January 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. Obama was expected to lay out a broad agenda to including attempts to address income inequality and making it easier for Americans to afford college education and child care.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

President Appeals To Congress On Multiple Fronts In State Of The Union

President Barack Obama appealed directly to congress on multiple fronts during his State of the Union address on Tuesday evening.

01/20/2015

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Guests Drawing The Partisan Spotlight At State Of The Union

To see the other stars of the State of the Union Tuesday night, you’d have to look up — way up, to the visitors’ gallery circling the room above President Barack Obama’s head.

01/20/2015

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Cuba Lowers Expectations On Eve Of High-Level Talks With US

Hours before the arrival of the highest-level U.S. delegation to Cuba in decades on Tuesday, a senior Cuban official said restoring diplomatic ties with the U.S. wont immediately lead to a full relationship with the island nation.

01/20/2015

Alan Gross and his wife Judy in Cuba prior to his departure on Wednesday, December 17, 2014. (Source:  https://twitter.com/JeffFlake)

Alan Gross Among Special Guests To Attend State Of The Union

Alan Gross, who returned home in December after five years of being jailed in Cuba, will have a prime viewing spot for President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.

01/19/2015

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Democratic Lawmakers Visit Cuba Amid Changes In US Relations

The first group of U.S. political leaders visited Cuba on Saturday to discuss expectations for the normalization of relations between the United States and the island nation.

01/17/2015

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Passengers Bring Cigars, Alcohol Under New Cuba Travel Policy

As Friday marked the start of eased travel restrictions between the United State and Cuba, the biggest difference was seen in the international arrivals area, where passengers carried alcohol and tobacco products brought over from the communist island.

01/16/2015

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