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Travel to Cuba for business or education will be much easier as the U.S. eases restrictions, but until the embargo is completely lifted, going to Cuba simply for tourism still won't be allowed.
The assailant, identified as 28-year-old Ismaaiyl Brinsley, is thought to have shot his ex-girlfriend and then used her Instagram account to post threatening messages.
Tunisians are casting a historic vote as they choose their first elected president since the ouster of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali. The country has been a bright spot in a region roiled with violence.
Sony has canceled its new film, The Interview, which depicts the assassination of North Korea's leader. NPR's Rachel Martin talks with filmmaker Kevin Smith about writing controversial comedies.
Peshawar, Pakistan has long been a breeding ground for the Taliban. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Michael Semple about Peshawar in the wake of the horrific school massacre that left more than 140 dead.
Two police officers were killed in their patrol car in Brooklyn. The suspect then fled and killed himself on a subway platform. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to WNYC reporter Robert Lewis for the latest.