Alan Gross, who was released from a Cuban prison last week, will be paid in a settlement with USAID.
Case of U.S. resident, a missionary who was abducted almost 15 years ago, is sent back to a trial court.
U.S. trade and tourism are expected to grow with the historic decision to mend diplomatic ties, and some are scrambling to position themselves as first in line.
It started with an American overture and a series of nine meetings in Canada. Later, the pope intervened.
The measure comes as several sympathetic Arab states are helping the U.S. battle the Islamic State.
Palestinians will ask the Security Council to recognize a Palestinian state and end Israeli occupation.
The reporter’s family shared details of his worsening health and growing despair after 141 days in prison.
The secretary of state said Congress shouldn’t “bind the hands” of President Obama.
Kerry’s defense of talks with Iran were rebutted by Israel’s prime minister, who warned of a “bad deal.”
Saying the journalist “poses no threat,” the secretary of state calls for Jason Rezaian’s immediate release.