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Cuba's famed cigars get a foot in door of U.S. market

Cuba's famed cigars get a foot in door of U.S. market

Since U.S. President Obama announced on Wednesday he would restore diplomatic ties with Cuba and start dismantling economic sanctions, Americans have been filing into the cigar shop at the Hotel Nacional in Havana
North Korea denies hacking Sony, U.S. stands by its assertion

North Korea denies hacking Sony, U.S. stands by its assertion

The United States stands by its assertion that North Korea was to blame, a White House National Security Council (NSC) spokesman said on Saturday, in response to the remarks
Egypt receives 10 Apache helicopters from U.S

Egypt receives 10 Apache helicopters from U.S

Egypt is fighting an Islamist insurgency targeting mostly security personnel and based mainly in the lawless Sinai Peninsula bordering Israel and the Gaza Strip
Liberian voter turnout low as Ebola overshadows senate election

Liberian voter turnout low as Ebola overshadows senate election

Staff with temperature guns at polling stations checked voters for any signs of the hemorrhagic fever, which is spread via bodily fluids
Gunman with possible revenge in mind kills two NYC police officers

Gunman with possible revenge in mind kills two NYC police officers

The officers were killed without warning and at close range as they sat in their squad car in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn