After 54 years, the US is in talks with Cuba to normalise diplomatic relationships between the two countries. For baseball fans, it could mean an influx of Cuban talent to the US Major League. Under the
Marijuana is far safer than alcohol, tobacco and multiple other illicit substances, researchers say, and strict, legal regulation of cannabis might be a more reasonable approach than current prohibitions.
The closure of Latin America's biggest rubbish dump in 2012 was widely applauded. But little more than two years on, many of the rubbish-pickers who worked there are sorry it's gone, and poorer without