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Miguel Diaz-Canel named Cuba's new president

Miguel Díaz-Canel was officially named as the new leader of Cuba, one day after a secret vote in the country's National Assembly.

Judge rejects condemned inmate's argument for resentencing

A judge has rejected an argument that a Georgia inmate set to be executed next month should be resentenced because he wouldn't get the death penalty if he were sentenced today

Woman suspected in Minnesota, Florida deaths…

Woman suspected in Minnesota, Florida deaths captured at a South Texas resort after being on the run since at least late March

The Latest: Florida suspect fired gun from within…

Authorities say the man who shot two sheriff's deputies to death at a restaurant earlier this week had entered the Trenton, Florida establishment before firing the weapon, correcting earlier report that the shots came through a window.

Pakistan: Armed men rob, harass prominent right activist

A prominent Pakistani rights group says armed men have raided the house of the editor of its State of Human Rights report, harassed her and stole her laptop, two hard drives and two cell phones, as well as some jewelry and cash

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Driver in deadly immigrant smuggling case gets life sentence

The driver of a semitrailer packed with at least 39 immigrants, 10 of whom died, has been sentenced to life in prison for making the deadly smuggling run

Will Africa's open skies project take off?

Challenges lay ahead for Africa's airlines as they are granted greater access to the continent.

Minnesota Woman Suspected of Killing Her Husband…

A Minnesota woman who was on the run for weeks has been taken into custody, on suspicion of killing her husband and a Florida woman.

How did 4/20 Become Known As The 'Marijuana…

How exactly did the random date of April 20th and weed get tied together? Buzz60's Natasha Abellard has the story.

Students begin school walkouts on Columbine…

Another wave of school walkouts as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gun control

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Ex-Baltimore County school leader sentenced in perjury case

A former Baltimore County school superintendent has been sentenced to a five-year prison term with all but six months suspended following his perjury conviction

Former New York Mayor Giuliani to join Trump…

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, a one-time federal prosecutor, is joining U.S. President Donald Trump's personal legal team, Trump lawyer Jay Sekulow said in a statement on Thursday. Jonah Green reports.

Prosecutors: Police chief made officers give him drugs

Prosecutors say the police chief of a small Upstate South Carolina town took legally prescribed narcotics from his officers and their families for his own use

Wells Fargo Hit With $1 Billion Fine For Lending…

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau penalized the bank for some of its car insurance and mortgage practices.

Watch never-before-seen footage of Prince

Prince's estate released previously unseen footage from the icon's rehearsals in 1984.

UK teen jailed for targeting CIA chief's phone, email

A British teenager has been jailed for two years for compromising the email and phone accounts of senior U.S. government officials in what a judge called acts of "cyber-terrorism."

'Westworld' creators: Tech has taken control of…

'Westworld' creators Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan talk to CNNMoney's Laurie Segall about how they view the future of our relationship with technology.

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Poetry contest decision due for teen who fled native Zambia

A federal judge is expected to rule whether a high school student who fled his native Zambia can compete in a government-funded national poetry contest

Wells Fargo to pay $1B for mortgage, auto lending…

Wells Fargo fined a combined $1 billion by federal regulators for abuses tied to its mortgage and auto lending businesses