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NBA makes inroads to Cuba with first-ever workshop | News Home | Reuters

HAVANA (Reuters) - Retired NBA stars Steve Nash and Dikembe Mutombo turned into basketball ambassadors on Thursday in the first outreach by a U.S. professional sports league to Cuba since the thaw in U.S. relations with the communist-ruled island.<p>Formers NBA stars Steve Nash (L) and Dikembe Mutombo …

James Holmes Trial Set to Start Nearly 3 Years After Theater Massacre

Nearly three years after James Holmes killed a dozen people and injured 70 others during a horrifying attack at a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" in Aurora, Colorado, jurors will hear opening statements in the 27-year-old's murder trial.<p>Holmes will be tried on murder charges in the …

Hawaii Set to Become First State to Raise Smoking Age to 21

Hawaii is set to become the first state to pass a law banning the sale, use and possession of cigarettes and e-cigarettes to people under the age of …

Public Health

Kobe Bryant's 15 Most Epic Trash-Talking Moments

Over the years, <b>Kobe Bryant</b> has openly admitted that he's patterned his entire game after <b>Michael Jordan</b>. He's stolen a lot of MJ's best moves (see …

Michael Jordan

US city's only black police officer claims race discrimination

Gerry Pickens says his car was spray-painted with racist abuse and he was let go because of his colour<p>The only black police officer in a small city in America's Washington state has told how he was fired after less than a year and claims he was the victim of race discrimination<p>Gerry Pickens, 28, …

US firm puts mafia on Italian tourist map

US travel company accused of "glorifying" mafia after son of notorious mafioso Bernardo Provenzano invited to chat to tourists in Sicily about life on the run<p>An American tour company has become embroiled in a row with Sicilian authorities after it invited the son of one of <b>Italy's</b> most notorious …

Tasting Bologna

Located in Northern Italy in the region of Emilia Romagna, Bologna is becoming the newest hot spot for culinary travel in Italy. Anchored by balsamic vinegar from Modena, cured meats and the king of cheese Parmigiano-Reggiano, the culture of food can be found in the streets without all of the …

Sundays in Bologna

Via dell’Indipendenza on a Sunday morning!I love Sundays in <b>Bologna</b>‘s historic centre. With the streets empty of traffic, pedestrians and cyclists …

Apple making it simpler for schools to use iPads

With iPad sales not as strong as they once were, Apple appears to be showing greater interest in exploring sectors where there may still be plenty of …

Short break in Bologna, Italy

The food capital of Italy makes a delicious destination for a long weekend – and offers medieval marvels, lively bars and fast cars too<p>They say that …

Italy

Kansas Teachers Who Distribute ‘Harmful’ Materials May Face Jail Time Under New Bill | VICE News

Under a new bill pushed through the Kansas Senate this week, teachers could soon be jailed for six months for distributing novels like <i>Huckleberry Finn</i> and <i>The Catcher in the Rye</i> or sex-ed books depicting the human anatomy — if those works are deemed "harmful."<p>Kansas lawmakers passed Senate Bill 56 …

The 10 American Cities Most Obsessed With Eating Organic Food

Stereotypically, organic leafy greens washed down with a recycled jar of kombucha might be considered a typical meal for those hippie Californians. But those earthy West Coasters aren't the only ones interested in eating organic anymore.<p>A new study commissioned by Campbell Soup Company and …

Sports News & Articles – Scores, Pictures, Videos - ABC News

An offseason of change has already begun for the Cleveland Cavaliers, weeks before any decision will be...

Cleveland Cavaliers

Dwyane Wade Interviews LeBron James at NBA All-Star Media Day

Check out the moment Dwyane Wade and LeBron James shared together as guest correspondent Wade interviews his former teammate.

NBA

Looking At Flights To France and Italy? Falling Euro Exchange Rate Makes Europe Cheaper For Americans

As Americans wage through a bitterly cold winter, many of them are keeping their eye on where they’ll head once their vacation hits this summer. …