JetBlue officially began direct flights to Cuba out of New York's Kennedy Airport Friday, becoming the first major carrier to make the trip after travel restrictions were eased.
President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that the United States and Cuba have struck a deal to open embassies in each other's capitals and re-establish diplomatic relations between them for the first time in half a century.
President Barack Obama is nixing Cuba from the list of countries the U.S. considers sponsors of terrorism, according to the White House.
The highest-ranking U.S. diplomat to travel to Cuba in nearly 40 years boarded a commercial flight Wednesday morning from Miami. Brian Williams will anchor the "NBC Nightly News" in Havana Wednesday evening.
Store owner Rick Orr says while it isn't possible now. Further easing of trade regulations with Cuba could make it a possibility.
President Obama's use of U.S. executive authority to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba has some Texomans cheering and jeering.
The United States announced plans Wednesday to restore diplomatic and economic ties with the communist island of Cuba.
Cuba on Wednesday freed an American held on the communist island for five years.
Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad became the first person to swim the treacherous waters from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage on Monday, arriving in Key West two days after starting her 110-mile trek.