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Pope’s Climate-Change Stand Deepens Conservatives’ Distrust

Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.

01/21/2015

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Top Ten Stories Of 2014

The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local’s top ten news stories of 2014.

12/23/2014

Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts is skeptical of President Barack Obama's decision to restore diplomatic ties with Cuba, labelling it as nothing more than a shift in public relations.(Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Kansas Senator Skeptical Of Obama Moves On Cuba

Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts is skeptical of President Barack Obama’s decision to restore diplomatic ties with Cuba, labelling it as nothing more than a shift in public relations.

12/22/2014

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Traveling To Cuba: What You Need To Know

Travel to Cuba from America has been expanded upon due to a new presidential policy. Find out how this foreign policy shift will effect future travel.

12/19/2014

Charlie Brennan – December 18 – CBS White House Correspondent Peter Maer; Gig Gwin on Travel to Cuba; Charles Claggett on Max Starkloff and the Fight For Disability Rights

Charlie and Debbie talk with CBS White House Correspondent Peter Maer on his retirement; and with Gig Gwin of Gwin’s Travel on travel to Cuba. Charlie talks with Charles E. Claggett, author of “Max Starkloff and the Fight for Disability Rights”.

12/18/2014

A member of the Busch Stadium grounds crew installs third base before the St. Louis Cardinals - Los Angeles Dodgers Game 3 of the NLDS baseball game at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on October 6, 2014.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Cuban Relations: Major League Baseball Reacts

League office says not enough details known yet to determine how White House plan will affect teams

12/17/2014

In this handout image provided by The White House, U.S. President Barack Obama talks with President Raúl Castro of Cuba from the Oval Office, on December 16, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama announced plans to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba, over 50 years after they were severed in January 1961. In a prisoner exchange, U.S. contractor Alan Gross was freed after being held in Cuba since 2009 and sent to Cuba three Cuban spies who had imprisoned in the U.S. since 2001. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Reaction To President’s Cuba Announcement

Rep. Clay, Sen. Blunt sound off on potential changes

12/17/2014

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Obama: Charting A New Course On Cuba

President announces re-establishment of diplomatic relations as well as an easing in economic and travel restrictions on Cuba

12/17/2014

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Cuban Shortstop Signs With Cardinals

Aledmys Diaz will report to major league camp, but likely will begin season at AAA level.

03/09/2014

Cuban champion Teofilo Stevenson (C-gold medal) Soviet Pyotr Zaev (L-silver medal) and German Republic Democratic Jurgen Fanghanel (R- bronze medal) wawe on the podium of the Olympic heavyweight 81+ boxing event that won Teofilo Stevenson. During his career, Teofilo Stevenson captured successivly three gold medals in the heavyweight boxing fights (1972-1976-1980) and three world amateur titles (1974-1978-1986) (STAFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Teofilo Stevenson, Olympic Boxing Champion, Dies at 60

HAVANA (AP) — Cuban boxer Teofilo Stevenson, the three-time Olympic heavyweight champion with a devastating right hand and a gentlemanly demeanor, has died. He was 60. “The Cuban sporting family was moved today by the […]

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