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Obama administration approves first ferry service to Cuba

The Obama administration approved the first ferry service in decades between the United States and Cuba on Tuesday, potentially opening a new path for the...

Mexico City probes metro collision worker dies in aftermath

Mexico City authorities were investigating on Tuesday whether excessive speed or bad weather may have played a role in a two‑train metro crash that...

Food critic and meat 'evangelist' Josh Ozersky dies in Chicago

Food critic and meat 'evangelist' Josh Ozersky dies in Chicago

Pemex: 2 workers dead in oil rig accident in Gulf of Mexico

An accident on an oil maintenance platform Tuesday killed two workers and injured another in the Gulf of Mexico, state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos...

Tech executive mourned by Silicon Valley luminaries

Tech industry luminaries and friends gathered Tuesday for a memorial service honoring David Goldberg, a popular business leader whose marriage to Facebook...

Aetna curtails coverage of surgical tool tied to cancer risk

The health insurer Aetna is ending most coverage of hysterectomies performed with a once‑popular device that has drawn warnings from federal...

Tips for visiting Milan Expo, from dining to weather

The theme of this year's Milan Expo 2015 world's fair is food, and global fare is a big draw. Many of Expo's foreign visitors will be...

AP Interview: Emirates airline boss sees more US growth

The man in charge of the Middle East's biggest airline, Emirates, said Tuesday he is pressing ahead with a global expansion that could include more...

US stocks drift lower after 2-day run oil price jumps

The U. S. stock market sank Tuesday, taking a break after a two‑day run. Chevron and other oil giants fared better than the rest of the market as...