American Airlines Launches LAX-To-Havana Charter FlightThe inaugural charter flight between Los Angeles International Airport and Havana, Cuba, departed Saturday, creating the first West Coast link between the cities in light of improved U.S.-Cuban political relations.
Dodgers Sign Cuban OF Yusniel Diaz To $15.5 Million DealThe Los Angeles Dodgers announced on Sunday that they agreed to terms with 18-year-old Cuban outfielder Yusniel Diaz.
American Airlines To Offer Charter Flights From LAX To CubaTaking advantage of loosening travel restrictions to Cuba, American Airlines will begin to offer charter flights from LAX to the Caribbean island nation later this year.
American Airlines To Offer Nonstop Flights From LAX To CubaAmerican Airlines plans to begin charter service from Los Angeles to Havana later this year.
USA Dismantles Cuba 6-0 In Gold Cup; Dempsey Nets Hat TrickClint Dempsey scored on a fourth-minute header, added a pair of second-half goals for his first international hat trick, and the United States routed Cuba 6-0 on Saturday to reach its eighth straight CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal.
Pope's Climate-Change Stand Deepens Conservatives' DistrustConservative 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.
Top Ten Stories Of 2014The 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.
Traveling To Cuba: What You Need To KnowTravel 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.
Democratic Lawmakers Applaud Presidential Plan To Normalize Relations With CubaDemocratic Southland lawmakers expressed support Wednesday for President Barack Obama’s plan to normalize relations with Cuba, calling it a reversal of ineffective, decades-old policies.
Cuban Man Who Smuggled Dodger Slugger Yasiel Puig Into LA Speaks Out A man who helped smuggle the Dodger star Yasiel Puig into the U.S. spoke out on Friday.
Man Charged In Florida Plot That Smuggled Yasiel Puig Out Of CubaA South Florida man has been arrested for his alleged role in a smuggling venture that brought Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig out of Cuba, according to court records.
Dismissal Hearing Set In Dodgers' Puig LawsuitA hearing has been set on a motion by attorneys for Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a Cuban man blaming the player for his imprisonment and torture on the communist island.