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National & World NY's Cuomo become 1st US governor to visit Cuba post-detente NY's Cuomo become 1st US governor to visit Cuba post-detente
Cuban officials and New York business executives are exploring ways for companies to do business on the communist-run island despite the longstanding U.S. embargo that makes most trade and investment illegal, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday.
National & World Two years after bombings, a festive Boston Marathon mood Two years after bombings, a festive Boston Marathon mood
The weather was cold and damp but the atmosphere festive at Monday's running of the Boston Marathon, two years after pressure-cooker bombs exploded at the finish line and shattered one of sports' most cherished events.
National & World North Korea's Kim Jong Un Climbed a Mountain, State Media Says North Korea's Kim Jong Un Climbed a Mountain, State Media Says
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has had quite an eclectic time at the helm of his secretive state, if the country’s state media is to be believed: He’s hopped into a fighter jet, ridden a roller coaster, directed live fire exercises and toured factories churning out everything from mushrooms and shoes to hosiery and cellphones.