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Thursday, Dec 18, 2014

World

Draft UN resolution targets Israeli occupation

Draft UN resolution wants end to Israel's occupation of Palestinian lands captured in 1967
Updated: 16 hours ago
Fed to be 'patient' about a rate hike; stocks soar

Fed to be 'patient' about a rate hike; stocks soar

Fed promises 'patient' approach in determining when to raise interest rates
Updated: 16 hours ago
Cubans cheer historic renewal of US relations

Cubans cheer historic renewal of US relations

Cubans cheer Raul Castro's announcement of renewed relations with United States
Updated: 16 hours ago

Stocks with exposure to Cuba rise sharply

Stocks with Cuban exposure jump after Obama moves to restore relations with island nation
Updated: 17 hours ago
Analysis:  53 years on, time right for US, Cuba

Analysis: 53 years on, time right for US, Cuba

Analysis: Cuba and US move to end half-century feud
Updated: 18 hours ago
Haiti president meets with opposition amid unrest

Haiti president meets with opposition amid unrest

Haiti's president meets with opposition amid search for prime minister
Updated: 18 hours ago
Pope played crucial role in US-Cuba rapprochement

Pope played crucial role in US-Cuba rapprochement

Pope played crucial role in US-Cuba rapprochement in dispute Vatican has long hoped would end
Updated: 18 hours ago
Colombian rebels announce unilateral cease-fire

Colombian rebels announce unilateral cease-fire

Colombian rebels at peace talks in Cuba announce unilateral cease-fire with their government
Updated: 19 hours ago
AP Exclusive: Sydney hostage planned daring escape

AP Exclusive: Sydney hostage planned daring escape

AP Exclusive: Sydney hostage, 82, planned daring escape after he thought they would all die
Updated: 20 hours ago

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the US and abroad
Updated: 20 hours ago