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    Foreign minister: We will not buckle under Trump's sanctions

    Foreign minister: We will not buckle under Trump's sanctions


    In the first response by a Cuban official to a new, harsher Cuba policy unveiled by President Donald Trump last week, Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said Monday that the island's government would not buckle to the new...

    In the first response by a Cuban official to a new, harsher Cuba policy unveiled by President Donald Trump last week, Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said Monday that the island's government would not buckle to the new sanctions.
    Trump: Mexico border wall may have solar panels

    Trump: Mexico border wall may have solar panels


    President Trump said designs for his proposed US-Mexico border wall are already in the works, telling an Iowa crowd the wall may be a solar panel energy saving...

    President Trump said designs for his proposed US-Mexico border wall are already in the works, telling an Iowa crowd the wall may be a solar panel energy saving wall.
    Police find trove of Nazi artifacts behind door

    Police find trove of Nazi artifacts behind door


    Behind a bookshelf and through a hidden door in a Buenos Aires, Argentina, suburb, police have discovered a dusty, secret room holding a massive trove of Nazi-era...

    Behind a bookshelf and through a hidden door in a Buenos Aires, Argentina, suburb, police have discovered a dusty, secret room holding a massive trove of Nazi-era artifacts.
    Panama establishes ties with China

    Panama establishes ties with China


    Taiwan has expressed "deep anger and regret" after losing one of its few diplomatic allies, deepening the island's international...

    Taiwan has expressed "deep anger and regret" after losing one of its few diplomatic allies, deepening the island's international isolation.
    Canadian climate change study canceled because of climate change

    Canadian climate change study canceled because of climate change


    Because of warmer temperatures in the Arctic, hazardous sea ice is traveling farther south than usual. And the ship the scientists were traveling on kept getting diverted to help out in rescue...

    Because of warmer temperatures in the Arctic, hazardous sea ice is traveling farther south than usual. And the ship the scientists were traveling on kept getting diverted to help out in rescue efforts.
    'Like walking on your car at 55mph'

    'Like walking on your car at 55mph'


    As the boats get quicker, the question of safety and the dangers of the America's Cup are never far...

    As the boats get quicker, the question of safety and the dangers of the America's Cup are never far behind.
    Explosion kills 3 at a mall in Colombia

    Explosion kills 3 at a mall in Colombia


    An explosion that killed three people at a shopping mall in Colombia was a "cowardly terrorist act," the city's mayor...

    An explosion that killed three people at a shopping mall in Colombia was a "cowardly terrorist act," the city's mayor says.
    Venezuela halts effort to recall president

    Venezuela halts effort to recall president


    A drive to hold a recall referendum on Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has been halted, Venezuela's National Electoral Council announced in a...

    A drive to hold a recall referendum on Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has been halted, Venezuela's National Electoral Council announced in a statement.
    Is this the world's toughest bike race?

    Is this the world's toughest bike race?


    It's the dead of night, you're cycling through the desert and are so chronically fatigued you think you're seeing...

    It's the dead of night, you're cycling through the desert and are so chronically fatigued you think you're seeing goblins.
    Billions obese globally with US leading the way

    Billions obese globally with US leading the way


    More than two billion adults and children globally are overweight or obese and suffer health problems because of their weight, a new study...

    More than two billion adults and children globally are overweight or obese and suffer health problems because of their weight, a new study reports.
    Brazilian court votes to acquit president

    Brazilian court votes to acquit president


    Brazil's top electoral court voted to acquit President Michel Temer and former President Dilma Rousseff following an investigation of allegations they received illegal campaign funds in the 2014...

    Brazil's top electoral court voted to acquit President Michel Temer and former President Dilma Rousseff following an investigation of allegations they received illegal campaign funds in the 2014 elections.
    Montreal's bagel wars

    Montreal's bagel wars


    It's 3 a.m. on a Sunday morning, and a long line of eager customers snakes out of the door of a small bagel shop in Montreal's Mile End...

    It's 3 a.m. on a Sunday morning, and a long line of eager customers snakes out of the door of a small bagel shop in Montreal's Mile End neighborhood.
    20 of the world's most underrated restaurants

    20 of the world's most underrated restaurants


    Even with influential guides navigating foodies to elite restaurants around the planet, great eateries continue to fly beneath the radar. So how do we find these unsung...

    Even with influential guides navigating foodies to elite restaurants around the planet, great eateries continue to fly beneath the radar. So how do we find these unsung heroes?
    Behind the lens with an award-winning sports photographer

    Behind the lens with an award-winning sports photographer


    Clive Mason fell in love with sailing photography in the early 1980s, covering events while sleeping in his camper...

    Clive Mason fell in love with sailing photography in the early 1980s, covering events while sleeping in his camper van.
    CNN en Español

    CNN en Español


    Habla español? Visit CNN en Español for all the latest news and updates in...

    Habla español? Visit CNN en Español for all the latest news and updates in Spanish.
    Escape to the Grand Cayman!

    Escape to the Grand Cayman!


    Tomeka Jones explores a beach getaway full of food, fun and adventure in the Cayman...

    Tomeka Jones explores a beach getaway full of food, fun and adventure in the Cayman Islands.
    Home in Mexico, elementary school in America

    Home in Mexico, elementary school in America


    For students at one elementary school, going to class means taking books, pencils and passports. CNN's Leyla Santiago has their...

    For students at one elementary school, going to class means taking books, pencils and passports. CNN's Leyla Santiago has their story.
    Struggling to eat in Venezuela

    Struggling to eat in Venezuela


    With skyrocketing inflation rates, Venezuelans struggle to fill their...

    With skyrocketing inflation rates, Venezuelans struggle to fill their bellies.
    Giant iceberg due to break away

    Giant iceberg due to break away


    In one of the largest breaks of its kind, a 2,000-square-mile iceberg is expected to separate from...

    In one of the largest breaks of its kind, a 2,000-square-mile iceberg is expected to separate from Antarctica.
    Magnitude 6.8 earthquake causes damage in Guatemala

    Magnitude 6.8 earthquake causes damage in Guatemala


    A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck Thursday off Guatemala's Pacific coast, the US Geological Survey reported, causing some minor...

    A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck Thursday off Guatemala's Pacific coast, the US Geological Survey reported, causing some minor damage.
    Raul Castro Fast Facts

    Raul Castro Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Raul Castro, the President of Cuba and the brother of former President Fidel...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Raul Castro, the President of Cuba and the brother of former President Fidel Castro.
    Police find hidden trove of Nazi artifacts

    Police find hidden trove of Nazi artifacts


    A massive trove of Nazi-era artifacts were found in a secret room in a Buenos Aires...

    A massive trove of Nazi-era artifacts were found in a secret room in a Buenos Aires suburb.
    Explosion kills 3 at a mall in Colombia

    Explosion kills 3 at a mall in Colombia


    An explosion that killed three people at a shopping mall in Colombia was a "cowardly terrorist act," the city's mayor...

    An explosion that killed three people at a shopping mall in Colombia was a "cowardly terrorist act," the city's mayor says.
    Leopoldo López Fast Facts

    Leopoldo López Fast Facts


    View CNN's Fast Facts to learn more about the life of Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo...

    View CNN's Fast Facts to learn more about the life of Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López..
    'I am a thief' tattooed on forehead of alleged thief

    'I am a thief' tattooed on forehead of alleged thief


    The incident was recorded with a cellphone and published on social media, leading authorities to arrest a tattoo artist and his...

    The incident was recorded with a cellphone and published on social media, leading authorities to arrest a tattoo artist and his accomplice.
    (Some) Puerto Ricans vote for US statehood

    (Some) Puerto Ricans vote for US statehood


    Puerto Ricans who voted for US statehood in a non-binding referendum Sunday are "claiming our equal rights as American citizens," Puerto Rico's governor...

    Puerto Ricans who voted for US statehood in a non-binding referendum Sunday are "claiming our equal rights as American citizens," Puerto Rico's governor says.
    Brazilian President acquitted in illegal campaign funds case

    Brazilian President acquitted in illegal campaign funds case


    Brazil's top electoral court voted to acquit President Michel Temer and former President Dilma Rousseff on accusations they received illegal campaign funds in the 2014...

    Brazil's top electoral court voted to acquit President Michel Temer and former President Dilma Rousseff on accusations they received illegal campaign funds in the 2014 elections.
    Brazil's president faces key ruling in electoral court

    Brazil's president faces key ruling in electoral court


    The future of Brazilian President Michel Temer hangs in the balance as the country's top electoral court resumes its look at accusations of illegal campaign...

    The future of Brazilian President Michel Temer hangs in the balance as the country's top electoral court resumes its look at accusations of illegal campaign finance.